Articles by Ankita Mehta
- Popocatepetl Volcano Near Mexico City Spews Huge Ash Clouds [PHOTOS]
May 13 2012 6:45 AM
The Popocatepetl volcano near Mexico City has spewed huge plumes of ash and fiery rocks Saturday night, terrifying local villagers and forcing a local airport to close down.
- Aishwarya Rai Bachchan Voted ?Most Ideal Celebrity Mother? In Bollywood
May 12 2012 7:41 AM
With Mother?s Day coming up online matrimonial portal, Shaadi.com, conducted a survey to find out who is the most ideal celebrity mother of Bollywood. And according to the survey result, newly mother Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has topped the list of the ?Ideal Celebrity Mom? in Bollywood, a title she shares with Hollywood counterpart actress Angelina Jolie.
- Kate Middleton?s Low-Cut, Lace-Back Turquoise Gown Grabs All Attention At Olympic Gala Concert [PHOTOS]
May 12 2012 6:47 AM
The Duchess of Cambridge has again surprised her royal fans at a star-studded gala dinner Friday night with her dress code and fashion sense. Kate Middleton often looks pretty when she steps out, but when she arrived for the Our Greatest Team Rises event on Friday night to celebrate Team GB and Paralympics GB at the Royal Albert Hall, in central London, she looked stunning in a beautiful Jenny Packham gown from the Spring 2012 collection.
- Oldest Mayan Calendar Unearthed In Guatemala Slams 2012 ?Doomsday? Myth [PHOTOS & VIDEO]
May 11 2012 11:14 AM
The discovery of oldest known Mayan calendar to date gives no hint that the world would come to an end in Dec. 2012- a belief held by 10 percent of the world?s population. Archaeologists in Gautemala have uncovered a small room in Mayan ruins where royal scribes used walls like blackboard to write astronomical records some 1,200 years ago. The walls used for writing astronomical records also revealed the oldest known astronomical tables from the Maya.
- Jackie Green Becomes First Transgender To Enter Miss England Semi-Final; Will She Create History By Winning The Beauty Pageant? [PHOTOS]
May 10 2012 8:51 AM
Jackie Green, the British teenager who made history by having sex change at the age of 16, is now looking forward to win Miss England after entering into semi-final of the beauty pageant.
- Aishwarya Rai Bachchan To Attend Cannes Film Festival: Report
May 10 2012 3:50 AM
Actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has been attending the Cannes International Film Festival since 2002. However, there were rumors that the actress wouldn't be attending the 65th Cannes International Film Festival, scheduled to be held between May 16 and 27, because of the oodles of weight she has gained post-pregnancy.
- Aishwarya Rai Bachchan Accepts Ban Ki-Moon?s Offer To Work On UN?s Girl Child Campaign
May 09 2012 5:54 AM
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan attended the grand dinner hosted by Mukesh and Nita Ambani at their residence Antilia held in the honor of United Nations' Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon. The party was also attended by Bollywood biggies like Aamir Khan, Farhan Akhtar, Shabana Azmi, Karishma Kapoor, Javed Akhtar among others. What caught everyone's attention in the party was the supposed conversation between Ban and Aishwarya.
- High School Principal Resigns After Creating Fake Facebook Account To Spy On Students
May 08 2012 8:09 AM
A high school principal has resigned after stories surfaced claiming that she created a fake Facebook account to keep an eye on her students.
- Moors Murderer: Scary Image Of Myra Hindley Appears On Fridge [PHOTO]
May 08 2012 6:44 AM
The face of Myra Hindley, Britain's most feared person, appeared on the side of a family's fridge. Debby Evans was terrified when she saw the strange resemblance to the Moors murderer in a photo she took of the optical illusion after a trick of the light caused the scary image of the Hindley to appear.
- Once In A Supermoon: Spectacular View of the Moon From Around The World [PHOTOS]
May 06 2012 3:26 AM
The much-awaited full moon of the year graced the skies Saturday night, emerging bigger and brighter than usual, as it came closer to the earth.
- SlutWalk Protest: Israeli Women Hit Streets Of Jerusalem Saying 'We're Proud Sluts'
May 05 2012 8:33 AM
A SlutWalk rally was organized by some 70 protesters at Jerusalem's Paris Square Friday morning to protest against sexual violence and to respond against the claims that women's attire or her behavior provoked rape and sexual assault.
- Daniel Chong Forgotten In DEA Cell: Lawyer Files $20M Lawsuit Claiming His Client Was Subjected to ?Torture?
May 04 2012 8:47 AM
A UC San Diego student, who was forgotten by the DEA in a cell for five days without food, water or any human contact, has filed a $20 million lawsuit against federal drug officials saying he suffered kidney failure. Daniel Chong's attorney Eugene Iredale has sent a five-page demand notice to the Drug Enforcement Administration's (DEA) general counsel, the San Diego Union-Tribune reported.
- 'Tanning Mom' Patricia Krentcil Pleads Not Guilty, Calls Herself A ?Wonderful Mother?
May 04 2012 7:56 AM
Patricia Krentcil, the New Jersey mother who is accused of burning her 5-year-old daughter after taking her to a tanning salon, appeared in Superior court in Newark and pleaded not guilty. Krentcil is facing a second-degree child endangerment charge and on Wednesday entered a not guilty plea to the charges.
- 13-Year-Old Boy Discovers Mistake On 6th Century Byzantine Empire?s Map At Metropolitan Museum Of Art
May 04 2012 6:52 AM
Visitors often ask questions about the accuracy of an exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, but not all of them are right. However, a seventh grade boy has found out a mistake at the Metropolitan Museum in New York City and he was right, says Helen Evans, one of the curators of the museum.
- Cameron Diaz Says Disastrous Short Haircut Made Her Cry
May 03 2012 8:08 AM
Women generally have a strong inclination towards long hair and so does actress Cameron Diaz. The 39-year-old actress recently admitted that having to shorten her hair led her to burst into tears. On Tuesday, the actress told Jay Leno on NBC's The Tonight Show that she never wanted her long blonde tresses to be chopped off.
- Aishwarya Rai Bachchan Voted As Best Dressed Celeb, Her Best Looks On Red Carpet [PHOTOS]
May 03 2012 5:46 AM
Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's post pregnancy weight might have attracted some criticism for the oodles of weight she has gained, but celebrity sites aren't neglecting the actress style. The former Miss World has been voted as the best dressed celebrity on the red carpet in an online survey conducted by Yahoo! India. The actress and husband Abhishek Bachchan were also voted as the most stylish Bollywood couple.
- Drew Barrymore Pregnant, Baby's Sex Is Exactly What The Actress Predicted: Report
May 02 2012 8:49 AM
Actress Drew Barrymore (37) hasn't publically announced that she is expecting her first child.
- Woman Entitled To Get $1 Million Despite Throwing The Lottery Ticket In Thrash
May 02 2012 7:28 AM
A judge Tuesday ruled that a woman, who threw away the $1 million winning lottery ticket right after she had bought it, was entitled to the money.
- Chris Christie Says Sofia Vergara?s Consolation Made Him Forget Jimmy Kimmel?s Fat Jokes
May 02 2012 6:54 AM
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie isn't worried about comedian Jimmy Kimmel's fat jokes about his weight at the White House Correspondents' Dinner Saturday.
- South Carolina Teacher Arrested For 'This Is What The Nazis Do To Jews' Comment
May 01 2012 8:39 AM
A South Carolina teacher was accused of dragging a seventh-grade student by his shirt collar under a table, telling him that this is what the Nazis do to Jews, police said Monday.