Friday, 3 February 2012

Breaking News

Breaking News

Film Director Raj Kanwar passes away

Posted: 03 Feb 2012 04:23 AM PST

Ace filmmaker Raj Kanwar, known for hit films like Jeet, Deewana passed away in Singapore

Filmmaker Raj Kanwar who reigned in the 90's for making hit films, love triangles in particular passed away in Singapore.

It has been reported that the filmmaker expired after he went through a kidney transplant.

Kanwar's known for making films like Jeet, Laadla, Deewana, Judaai. 'Sadiyaan' was the last film he made. It released in 2010.

Bollywood is mourning the death of the prolific filmmaker.

Shah Rukh Khan who worked in his 'Deewana' offered condolences by saying, "My friend raj kanwarji passed away. The impermanence of life, makes one feel so helpless. May his soul rest in peace. Aisi Deewangi..Miss you sir

Two US tourists 'kidnapped in Egypt's Sinai peninsula'

Posted: 03 Feb 2012 04:15 AM PST

Gunmen in Egypt's Sinai peninsula have kidnapped two American women tourists, Egyptian security sources say.

They were travelling in a small bus with three other tourists from Saint Catherine's monastery on Mount Sinai to the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh when it was stopped by gunmen.

One official told the Reuters news agency that the men wanted a ransom.

Bedouins kidnapped 25 Chinese workers in northern Sinai earlier this week, but released them unharmed after a day.