Celebrity

Former Miss World Priyanka Chopra is NDTV’s Brand Ambassador for a Greener Tomorrow

August 24, 2009 / 1 Comment

Bollywood actress and former Miss World, Priyanka Chopra, has been roped in by India's news Channel NDTV as the brand ambassador for the 2nd wave of their ''Green Campaign'', NDTV's Green Campaign is aimed at encouraging every Indian citizen to adopt clauses like Say No To Plastic Bags, 'Save Water, Plant A Tree, Get Rid of Air Pollution and Save India's ...

Aishwarya Rai Swine Flu | Amitabh bachchan blog

August 17, 2009 / 10 Comments

Former Miss World and Bollywood superstar Aishwarya Rai has reportedly fallen ill and there are rumors  that she may have contracted swine flu. Aishwarya may be the latest victim of the wildly spreading Swine Flu The news of  Aishwarya's illness was disclosed by her father in law Amitabh Bachchan thru his blog www.bigb.bigadda.com, the post said "Aishwarya has taken ill and is down ...

Malia Obama’s peacenik t-shirt and Papa Obama’s peace talks with Russia

July 9, 2009 / 2 Comments

While  papa Obama was signing deals with the Russians to make the world a little less safe by reducing the stock piles of nuclear weapons, 11-year old Malia Obama was doing her part to spread the message of peace - beatnick, hippie-style. [caption id="attachment_5898" align="aligncenter" width="468" caption="Malia Obama's peacenik t-shirt"][/caption] The T-shirt is an anti-nuclear message with its famous logo from the ...

Justin Timberlake’s Green Golf Course Opening on July 25, 2009

July 8, 2009 / 2 Comments

Justin Timberlake, 28, the American pop singer, songwriter, dancer, and actor, recently bought an old golf course and invested $16 million to renovate it. He has renamed the course that he bought – Woodstock Hills – as Mirimichi Golf Course.  It opens on July 25, 2009

Actress-animal rights activist Tippi Hedren to look after Michael Jackson’s tigers

June 28, 2009 / 2 Comments

Tippi Hedren, actress and animal rights activist, says she will take care of the two tigers that lived on Michael Jackson’s Neverland Ranch in Santa Barbara, California. “We have so suddenly lost,” Tippi Hedren was quoted as saying, “one of the most beautiful and enchanting entertainers on our planet.”

Sir Paul McCartney and other Celebs Launch Meat-Free Monday Campaign

June 16, 2009 / 1 Comment

Sir Paul McCartney, former Beatle, and his family and a few other celebrities have embarked upon a commendable campaign asking people to abstain from meat and go vegetarian once a week in order to help fight climate change. Sir Paul, his daughters Stella and Mary as well as the celebrities have urged everyone to forsake meat on Mondays. The campaign, named ...

Michael Bloomberg is a Vegetarian! Or …

April 16, 2009 / No Comments

Okay we need to say it out loud. We don't know for sure if Mayor Michael Bloomberg is actually a vegetarian, but if the New York Post has it right, he probably is. Apparently after visiting the Brooklyn Navy Yard last week, Michael Bloomberg went for a feast at Morton's Steakhouse in downtown Brooklyn. And what a feast! Onion soup, ...

Pet Shop Boys Won’t Change Band Name for PETA

April 10, 2009 / 3 Comments

In their own unique way that borders the realms of craziness, PETA has once again managed to attract the world’s attention to an issue that they feel is worth highlighting. Knowing how pop culture and big stars bring with them great publicity, the organization had requested Pet Shop Boys to change their name to Rescue Shelter Boys so that cruelty ...

Masterstroke, Sachin Tendulkar Dedicates a Grand Knock for Tiger Conservation

March 23, 2009 / No Comments

Cricket is a unifying religion in India, a nation of vast religious and cultural diversities and Sachin Tendulkar its undisputed demigod. The greatest modern batsman the game has ever seen— and a man carrying a billion hopes and expectations every time he walks out to the center, has come out for the first time in support of the Tiger Conservation ...

Donna Karan Goes Fur Free, But For How Long?

December 23, 2008 / No Comments

First of all, do you know who "The Bunny Butcher" is? Well, if you thought of Donna Karan, you're right, because that's how PETA used to call her. I'm using past tense, because the famous fashion designer announced that the fall 2009 collection will be fur-free and that future lines will also be fur-free. Even though we're not fans of what PETA ...