London, Dec 7 - The first China International Film Festival has opened at the Central Hall of Westminster here.
Supported by the State General Administration of Press, Publication, Radio, Film and Television and the British Council, it was attended Friday by directors, actors and actresses including Xie Fei, Simon Yam, Jaycee Chan, Huang Yi and Fan Bingbing, reported Xinhua.
London, December 6 : Paul Walker's family is reportedly suing Porche with a multi-million pound lawsuit over his death in a fatal crash.
A source has said that similar accidents have happened in the Porsche Carrera GT model and it's worrying, the Daily Star reported.
The insider added that the ' Fast and Furious' star's family will be taking legal advice, and given Walker's status and potential earnings any claim for compensation would be huge. (ANI)
London, December 6 : Victoria Beckham's tiara that she wore at her wedding has failed to sell at the Bonhams Auction, according to reports.
The tiara, which is made from 18-carat yellow gold, set with large brilliant-cut diamonds and suspended diamond drops, was expected to fetch between 18,000 pounds and 25,000 pounds, the Guardian reported.
The tiara designed by Irish jewelry designer Slim Barrett failed to reach the undisclosed reserve price, as the highest bid of the lot was 14,000 pounds. (ANI)
London, December 6 : One Direction has made history by topping the US Billboard 200 with their third album 'Midnight Memories'.
According to Nielsen SoundScan, the third album has sold a staggering 546,000 copies since being released, the BBC reported.
Midnight Memories has also secured the number one position in UK and has been named the fastest-selling album for two years.
The album had sold 237,000 copies in its first week as it topped the Official Album Chart, and sold 145,000 copies in three days.
The top 10 scorers at the US Billboard 200 list are:
London, Dec 6 - British singer Cheryl Cole has landed a cameo in TV drama "Coronation Street" to raise money for charity.
She will play herself as she searches for her long-lost friend, Tina MCIntyre, played by Michelle Keegan in the one-off Christmas special episode of the show.
"As a kid, I saw 'Coronation Street' every night. It is surreal to be part of something I have watched my whole life," mirror. co. uk. quoted Cole as saying.
London, Dec 5 : Paul Walker had died by impact and a fire in the car crash, a post-mortem examination has revealed.
The Los Angeles County coroner claimed that the driver Roger Rodas, had died from impact injuries alone.
According to media reports, the 'Fast and Furious' star and Rodas died within seconds of the crash, the BBC reported.
Results of toxicology tests will not be available for several weeks.
Investigators continue to look into the cause of the single- car crash , but have said speed was believed to be a factor. (ANI)
London, December 5 : Lewis Hamilton is planning to propose to his on again-off again girlfriend Nicole Scherzinger and is certain she will say yes.
The 28-year-old British Formula One racing driver has been back with the 35-year-old former Pussycat Doll for over a month but they have kept their relationship a secret as she wants to be "absolutely sure" before they made their relationship public again, the Daily Star reported.
London, Dec 5 - Singer Niall Horan's mother Maura says that her son is not ready for a serious relationship.
Horan was recently linked with model Barbara Palvin.
"I don’t think Niall is ready yet for a serious girlfriend. He’s a real happy-go-lucky lad. He wants to enjoy life and isn’t ready to settle into a steady relationship as far as I know just yet,” mirror. co. uk quoted Maura as saying.
Horan, member of One Direction band, shares a friendly relationship with his mother and shares all important things in his life with her.