News archive from 1 March 2012, page 10

Cruz has a new baby sister

Cruz has a new baby sister

Spanish star Penelope Cruz has become a big sister at the age of 37 after her stepmother gave birth to a baby girl. The actress' dad Eduardo Cruz, Sr. and his second wife Carmen Moreno became parents to daughter Salma last Friday, according to Hola!...

 

Insight - From binge to hangover, shipping firms bleed

They can load a million containers a year, but they are now operating at half capacity as Europe's economic meltdown erodes demand for items such as electronics, dragging a struggling global shipping industry deeper into the abyss. "People buy...

Reuters, 14:03 in Business
 
Pinto details brush with suicide bomber

Pinto details brush with suicide bomber

Actress Freida Pinto had a terrifying brush with a suicide bomber while filming a TV show in Afghanistan. Before finding fame with her role in multi-Oscar winning 2008 movie Slumdog Millionaire, the Indian beauty was a presenter on Zee TV's travel...

 
Braff's dad wept on play's opening night

Braff's dad wept on play's opening night

Zach Braff's family and friends flew to the U.K. for the opening night of his West End play and his father was so proud, he burst into tears when he entered the theatre. The Scrubs star launched All New People, a play he wrote and stars in, at the...

 
Scott making Japan earthquake documentary

Scott making Japan earthquake documentary

Moviemaker Sir Ridley Scott is revisiting his unique 'in a day' filming technique for a documentary about the first anniversary of Japan's devastating earthquake and tsunami. Scott is handing out 200 cameras and asking amateur filmmakers to record...

 
Bieber gifted with birthday car

Bieber gifted with birthday car

Justin Bieber was given a birthday surprise during a U.S. TV appearance this week when his manager presented him with a brand new sports car. The teenage pop star celebrates his 18th birthday on Thursday and he taped an appearance on The Ellen...

 
Murray won't be a part of Ghostbusters sequel

Murray won't be a part of Ghostbusters sequel

Actor Dan Aykroyd has given up all hope of trying to persuade Bill Murray to reprise his Ghostbusters character for a third movie, insisting the film will have to be made without the funnyman. Aykroyd, co-star Harold Ramis and director Ivan Reitman...

 
Adams 'very annoyed' by leaked stalker story

Adams 'very annoyed' by leaked stalker story

Rocker Bryan Adams was "very annoyed" and "shocked" after news of his stalker hell was leaked to a tabloid. The singer has given evidence to the Leveson Inquiry into media standards and ethics, describing his concern after his...

 
Barlow in mid-air drama

Barlow in mid-air drama

Pop star Gary Barlow was caught up in a mid-air drama on Wednesday when his plane was forced to return to London after three hours. The Take That star was flying to South Africa when a passenger on his flight fell seriously ill, prompting the pilot to...

 
Marsh dismisses Lomas split reports

Marsh dismisses Lomas split reports

Kym Marsh has dismissed reports her relationship with fiance Jamie Lomas is on the rocks after he took off for Hollywood and she was spotted without her engagement ring. The on-screen bad boy, who played Warren Fox in Hollyoaks, has moved Stateside in...

 
Lambert album lawsuit settled

Lambert album lawsuit settled

Pop rocker Adam Lambert has settled a legal battle with a music publishing company over an album he recorded before shooting to fame on American Idol. The flamboyant star was sued by bosses at Colwel Platinum Entertainment last November over claims he...

 

Egypt says U.S. NGO workers cleared to leave

A judge had said Wednesday that Egypt was scrapping the ban, which barred the departure of U.S. citizens and others working for non-governmental organizations (NGOs) that Cairo says received foreign funds illegally. Judge Abdel Moez Ibrahim told state...

 
'Definitely change afoot': James Murdoch could lose BSkyB job says biggest shareholder Crispin Odey

'Definitely change afoot': James Murdoch could lose BSkyB job says biggest shareholder Crispin Odey

James Murdoch could be set to lose his position as chairman of BSkyB - according to one of the company's largest investors. Mr Murdoch yesterday quit as executive chairman of News International in a bid to distance himself from the increasingly toxic...

 

More interest in Ithaca, bids seen topping C$868 million

The company's board would hold discussions with the interested parties, Ithaca said in a statement, but added that the discussions were still at a preliminary stage. In January, Ithaca Energy said that it had received a confidential offer to acquire...

Reuters, 14:22 in Business
 
Disquiet within ECB laid bare after cash injection

Disquiet within ECB laid bare after cash injection

Led by Bundesbank chief Jens Weidmann, who was previously a top advisor to German Chancellor Angela Merkel, they are pushing for the central bank to think about an exit strategy after it fed banks 530 billion euros on Wednesday in the second of two...

Reuters, 14:26 in Business
 


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