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New Year’s fireworks in London to now be charged

New Year’s fireworks in London to now be charged

Sep. 17 | New Year’s eve revelers in London will now be charged £10 for viewing the fireworks show. The fireworks spectacle on New Year’s eve in London will no more be a free affair, attendees will have to buy tickets that cost £10 each, in order...

13th anniversary of 9/11- memorial services scheduled

13th anniversary of 9/11- memorial services scheduled

Sep. 11 | Memorial services around ground zero will mark the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. Thirteen years ago, the world was witness to one of the most catastrophic events to have ever occurred in the history of mankind – 9/11. Two airplanes crashing...

Mahatma Gandhi’s statue to be erected opposite British Parliament

Mahatma Gandhi’s statue to be erected opposite British Parliament

Jul. 9 | India’s Mahatma Gandhi will now stand tall opposite the British Houses of Parliament. Once referred to as the ‘half naked fakir’ by Britain’s Winston Churchill, India’s most revered freedom fighter Mahatma Gandhi’s...

Google to take back services of Orkut

Google to take back services of Orkut

Jun. 30 | Orkut to finally meet its much expected shut down. Search engine giant Google is all set to shut down its long dormant social networking site Orkut. The social networking site was launched ten years back, but failed to match up with other social networking...

Domino’s Pizza servers hacked, hackers demand ransom

Domino’s Pizza servers hacked, hackers demand ransom

Jun. 16 | Server hackers demand ransom of €30,000 from Domino’s Pizza. The American fast food giant – Domino’s Pizza – is in trouble as its servers have been recently hacked. The hackers have demanded a ransom of €30,000 from the chain,...

EU pushes UK to increase tax on expensive homes

EU pushes UK to increase tax on expensive homes

Jun. 3 | The European Union pushes UK to increase tax on expensive homes. The European Union has gently suggested the United Kingdom to increase the taxation level on the high value properties within the country. The commission has also asked to build more houses...

Paul Walker’s brothers to fill in production gaps in Fast & Furious 7

Paul Walker’s brothers to fill in production gaps in Fast & Furious 7

Apr. 16 | The shocking death of the American actor Paul Walker left producers of the ‘Fast and Furious’ franchise confused. Walker died in a car crash on November 30, 2013 and following the devastating news, the upcoming movie’s production was stalled...

Benedict Cumberbatch to play Hamlet at London’s theater in 2015

Benedict Cumberbatch to play Hamlet at London’s theater in 2015

Mar. 27 | British movie and TV actor Benedict Cumberbatch will soon head to a stage in London in order to play one of the most famous roles - Hamlet – in 2015. Cumberbatch is one of the most sought-after actors in Hollywood, but he will be heading home...

Sherlock to return for at least two more seasons

Sherlock to return for at least two more seasons

Jan. 10 | Popular British TV crime drama ‘Sherlock’ is all set to return for at least two additional seasons. Report from the Huffington Post said that the main star of the series, Benedict Cumberbatch has confirmed that he has been signed for the fourth season...

Nelson Mandela memorial to be attended by heads of state, celebrities

Nelson Mandela memorial to be attended by heads of state, celebrities

Dec. 10 | The 91 heads of state, 75 dignitaries, 10 former heads of state and 86 delegations from different organizations are expected to gather for the former South African President Nelson Mandela’s memorial. The memorial service for the late veteran will...