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Arts & Leisure - Lifestyle

Ranbir reveals how he was humbled by Tarantino, Portman Many fans get heartbroken when their favourite stars ignore them, Ranbir is also among those heartbroken fans as he was also humbled by his beloved stars Quentin Tarantino and Natalie Portman.The Bollywood star has had a fair share of unpleasant fan incidents. In a recent interview with ‘first post’, Ranbir opened up on how his favourite Hollywood celebrities, Tarantino and Portman, royally ignored him.“You know this happens to me a lot. It is not just Quentin Tarantino. I am star struck. I have run behind Natalie Portman at Tribeca. She was on the phone and she was crying. I went quickly behind her and said, ‘I love your…’ Before I could say ‘work’, she turned and said, ‘Get lost!’ So I’ve had my heart broken but I would still chase them,” shared Ranbir.However, his experience with the Kill Bill director is a little more awkward as he was caught on ...

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Facebook aims for video-loving teenagers with new app SAN FRANCISCO: Facebook on Friday took direct aim at video-loving adolescents, and Snapchat, with the release of a new iPhone app that allows teens to watch clips about the lives of their classmates.The app, called Lifestage, was released with no fanfare, and is available for anyone to download on iPhone, although seeing profiles of other users is reserved for those 21 years of age or younger.The social network allows users to make video clips to ...

Arts & Leisure - Arts

WHAT! The world map is all wrong The world map that we see each day is not true, all thanks to the European cartographer Geert de Kremer, more popular as Mercator, and his 16th century Mercator map.According to a report published on CNN, the map is quite misleading, and quite one sided as well, showing the relative size of countries to the advantage of the West. For example the continent of Africa appears much smaller, and is somewhat similar in size to ...

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Lahore High Court launches app to facilitate public The government is finally adopting the latest technology and the Lahore High Court (LHC) takes precedence over other institutions in launching its own app, which is gaining popularity among lawyers and public alike.The app called the ‘Lahore High Court’ is developed by the Punjab IT Board and was introduced by Chief Justice LHC Mansoor Ali Shah.As per media reports, the mobile app facilitates public with case hearing dates, it enables smartphone owners to view the ...

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Kristen Stewart calls her relationship with Robert Pattinson ‘gross’ Actor Kristen Stewart who once dated her ‘Twilight’ co-actor Robert Pattinson has slammed her former beau and called their relationship ‘gross’. In a new interview with The New York Times Style Magazine, Stewart reveals that the excessive media attention surrounding her relationship with her Twilight costar ultimately contributed to their breakup. “People wanted me and Rob to be together so badly that our relationship was made into a product,” she said. “It wasn't real life ...

Arts & Leisure - Movies

Hugh Jackman to appear one last time in ‘Wolverine 3’ Hugh Jackman is the most popular and the most recognizable of all. People have already invested with ‘Wolverine’ knowing that he is the man behind the character. After, X-Men Apocalypse, Hugh Jackman will appear in a separate Wolverine movie in year 2017, which will also be his last in the franchise. Reportedly, Hugh Jackman will be giving his last performance as Logan, in Wolverine 3, expected to release in 2017.Hugh Jackman made a total of ...

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This ultimate battery could double your phone's life As technology evolves and improves at a rapid pace, we are bound to get better smartphones with increased battery power, all thanks to a recent breakthrough of a rechargeable battery with twice the energy capacity than your regular lithium ion batteries.And the good news is that these batteries could become part of your devices as early as next year.Called the lithium metal battery, the innovation comes from SolidEnergy, a company started by the US based ...