POSTED BY News Ed ON Aug 27, 2014 AT 18:33 IST ,  Edited At: Aug 27, 2014 18:33 IST

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge to spread the awareness for ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease) has been making headlines for quite some time now, with celebrities putting up videos of themselves dumping a bucket of ice water over their heads.

So how could Poonam Pandey possibly overlook such an opportunity to grab some eye balls?

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POSTED BY News Ed ON Aug 27, 2014 AT 18:33 IST, Edited At: Aug 27, 2014 18:33 IST
POSTED BY News Ed ON Aug 26, 2014 AT 01:16 IST ,  Edited At: Aug 26, 2014 01:16 IST

Alia Bhatt, whose stint on Karan Johar's chat show 'Koffee with Karan' turned her into the butt of online jokes, has now indulged in a bit of self-mockery by featuring in a parody titled 'Alia Bhatt-Genius of the Year'.

Alia is often teased by fans for her lack of general knowledge after she failed to name the president of India on Johar's show.

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POSTED BY News Ed ON Aug 26, 2014 AT 01:16 IST, Edited At: Aug 26, 2014 01:16 IST
POSTED BY News Ed ON Aug 24, 2014 AT 02:14 IST ,  Edited At: Aug 24, 2014 02:14 IST

After a day of much tension at the International border with Pakistan firing on border posts and villages and the Indian Home Minister asking the BSF jawans to give effective replies, here is a gentle reminder by Indian-American artist Zeshan Bagewadi that we are essentially the same people.

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POSTED BY News Ed ON Aug 24, 2014 AT 02:14 IST, Edited At: Aug 24, 2014 02:14 IST
POSTED BY Buzz ON Aug 22, 2014 AT 23:42 IST ,  Edited At: Aug 22, 2014 23:42 IST

Outlook archives: U.R. Ananthamurthy

Renowned historian Ramachandra Guha was one of the many leading public figures to pay rich tributes to U.R. Ananthamurthy today. Guha insightfully tweeted: UR Ananthamurthy had three simultaneous careers; as novelist, educationist, and controversialist: and he was influential in all. And true to form, controversy marked the Jnanpith awardee's death as well

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Aug 22, 2014 AT 23:42 IST, Edited At: Aug 22, 2014 23:42 IST
POSTED BY News Ed ON Aug 22, 2014 AT 20:44 IST ,  Edited At: Aug 22, 2014 20:44 IST

The parents of slain journalist James Foley have released the final email sent by Islamic State (Isis) militants a week before he was beheaded and a video of the killing was uploaded onto the internet.

They said they regarded the email as a hopeful sign they could negotiate with the Islamic militants.

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POSTED BY News Ed ON Aug 22, 2014 AT 20:44 IST, Edited At: Aug 22, 2014 20:44 IST
     
 
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