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Queen of Pop Madonna has stated in a blog on the Raising Malawi website that she hopes her new Malawi girls school will put an end to the ‘brain drain happening in Africa’.
Madonna, 51, who is currently in Malawi to launch the construction of the academy on April 6, wants to educate pupils so that […] Continue reading Madonna hopes Malawi school will end ‘brain drain in Africa’

“Spartacus” star Kirk Douglas and the rest of his celebrity-studded family are pleading for clemency when a New York judge sentences his wayward grandson, Cameron Douglas, for drug dealing next week. Kirk Douglas, the 93-year-old patriarch of the Hollywood acting dynasty, wrote to Judge Richard Berman that his dying wish was to see Cameron Douglas, 31, succeed as an actor … Continue reading Kirk Douglas pleads clemency for drug-dealing grandson

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi Wednesday said the government plans to revive the legislative council or the upper house which was abolished in 1986.
Responding to a suggestion from DMK member Anita Radhakrishnan to revive the council, Karunanidhi said he and several other members of the assembly are in agreement with the idea and necessary […] Continue reading Legislative council will be revived: Karunanidhi

Senior Congress leader K. Karunakaran, who is in hospital, does not have any medical problem — the nonagenarian is just deeply saddened over being slighted by the party, said his only son K. Muraleedharan.
Addressing reporters here Wednesday, Muraleedharan said his father is in hospital because he is sad as despite his seniority in the party […] Continue reading Karunakaran not unwell, just deeply saddened: Son

Bollywood actress Lara Dutta has shot down reports that she’s set to don the director’s hat.
“I’m NOT directing anything right now guys! Not equipped to do so! Maybe quite a few years from now. In the meantime happy in front of the camera,” she wrote on micro-blogging site Twitter.
Reports suggested that Lara was planning to […] Continue reading I’m not directing any film: Lara Dutta