Beckham snubbed by soccer poll

Football star David Beckham has been knocked down to second place by former superstar Paul Gascoigne in a poll to find Britain’s greatest soccer star.
The online survey was carried out by executives at New Black Films, ahead of the release of their new soccer movie “One Night in Turin”.
Beckham, who will have to watch this

SpiceJet to introduce Kolkata-Agartala flight

Low-fare private airline SpiceJet will introduce a Kolkata-Agartala flight next month as part of its plans to gradually increase its presence in the northeast, its Chief Commercial Officer Samyukth Sridharan said Saturday.
SpiceJet, with an over 12 percent market share, has so far been operating flights only to Guwahati in the northeast.
“Tripura’s capital Agartala is the

No relief from blazing heat in Uttar Pradesh expected

There will be no immediate relief from the blazing heat in Uttar Pradesh, the state Met department said Saturday.
Owing to dry hot winds, the maximum temperature and the minimum temperature would continue to remain 4-6 degrees Celsius above average in almost all parts of the state, it said.
Banda remained the hottest in the state Friday

Warning from Web Security Lab- PDF file in your email can be a Trojan

The Websense Security Labs has revealed that a Zbot Trojan campaign is spreading through emails which connect the PC to a nasty remote server in China. Around 2,200 messages have been reported till date.
Zbot commonly referred as Zeus steals the information about confidential data from every infected computer.
It makes use of malicious PDF file

Himachal fails to use World Bank funds

Himachal Pradesh, a storehouse of bio-diversity, has failed to utilise 86 percent of forest funds provided under a World Bank-aided project, the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) has said.
On overall basis, the state failed to utilise 21 percent of the total allocated funds in the past two years.
“Under mountain livelihood enhancement component of

Gemma Arterton taking break from acting to marry boyfriend

English actress Gemma Arterton is planning to take a break from acting so that she can marry her boyfriend Stefano.
Arterton is engaged to Italian stuntman who is only known by the name of Stefano, reports The Daily Express.
Stefano popped the question to the 24-year-old actress in the summer of 2009.
Arterton has admitted that they

Bruce Willis launches own fragrance

Actor Bruce Willis has launched his own fragrance.
According to Women’s Wear Daily, the 55-year-old actor’s perfume is expected to hit the stores in July.
Willis struck a deal with German cosmetics brand LR Health and Beauty Systems for the launch of his perfume, reports The Daily Express.
Other celebs that have their own brand of perfumes

Daniel Radcliffe to make Broadway musical debut

Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe is set to make his Broadway musical debut in a revival of “How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying” early next year.
Radcliffe, 20, will take up the role of J. Pierrepont Finch in the musical based on Shepherd Mead’’s satirical self-help book of the same name.
The musical follows Finch,