I don't want to do song-and-dance film: Sendhil Ramamurthy

I don't want to do song-and-dance film: Sendhil RamamurthyNew Delhi, April 7 - Indian American actor Sendhil Ramamurthy, who plays the lead in Gurinder Chadha's "It's a Wonderful Afterlife", doesn't want to do the song and dance routine and says the kind of work Bollywood actor Abhay Deol does is what interests him.

Apart from "It's a Wonderful Afterlife", Sendhil is known for his role in sci-fi TV drama "Heroes" and is also playing the lead role in Ekta Kapoor's "Shor".

Archbishop of San Antonio to take over as the archdiocese of Los Angeles

Archbishop of San Antonio to take over as the archdiocese of Los AngelesThe Archbishop of San Antonio was named to take over the archdiocese of Los Angeles by Pope Benedict XVI, when Cardinal Roger Mahoney retires.

The Los Angeles Times has reported that Jose Gomez is to take over the Los Angeles archdiocese in February, when Mahoney reaches the mandatory retirement age of 75.

The Times further informed that Gomez has been the archbishop of San Antonio for five years. He is a member of Opus Dei, a controversial, conservative order,.

Iran is allowed to "play mischief" in the Middle East region, says Jordan’s King

Jordan's King Abdullah has said that if Iran is "playing mischief" in the Middle East region, then its regime is being allowed to make mischief.

Abdullah told The Wall Street Journal in an interview published on Tuesday, "If there are those that are saying that Iran is playing mischief, then, I say it is being allowed to play mischief. The platform they use is the injustice of the Palestinians and Jerusalem."

The king, who will be attending U.S. President Barack Obama's nuclear security summit next week, said, if the platform, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, for Iran's behavior goes away, Iran's influence through Hezbollah and Hamas in Gaza "diminishes or becomes non-existent."

Break out in Texas prison, two inmates escape from high security jail

Break out in Texas prison, two inmates escape from high security jailOfficial reports have informed that two inmates, one of them a convicted killer, escaped from a Texas prison early Tuesday.

The San Antonio Express-News has reported that Jose Bustos-Diaz, 21, and Octavio Ramos Lopez, 27, both Mexican nationals, were believed to be heading for the border. The Briscoe Unit in Dilley, Frio County, is about 60 miles from Mexico.

Hezbollah protecting Israel, alleges Al-Qaida

Hezbollah protecting Israel, alleges Al-QaidaLebanese resistance movement Hezbollah is tacitly protecting Israelis by not attacking, a leading figure in the al-Qaida terrorist group has said.

The Israeli newspaper Haaretz has reported that Salah al-Karawi, a leading al-Qaida operative, told a militant Web forum that Hezbollah and the Lebanese military have acted as "bodyguards" for Israel.

NSW Government predicts the population of Sydney suburbs to cross 6 million in next 25 years

The New South Wales government said today that it expects the population of Sydney suburbs to cross the mark of 6 million people in next 25 years, while the population of Sydney’s CBD and inner city areas are projected to grow by 60% in the period. The Government also predicted the population of the state to cross the 9 million mark by the year 2036.

A recent research by the Department of Planning showed that some Sydney suburbs will see a 200% rise and some will grow as much as 400% in next 25 years.

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