Home > Rediff Guide To The Net > Features
Feedback  |  Sep 20, 2001     

  >  Site Tours

  >  Features

  >  Off the Web

  >  Dr Know

  >  Celebrity Surfing




 TIPS to search 1
 billion Web pages fast!

 Search the Web:

 

 
E-Mail this report to a friend
Print this page




   Rohini Iyer


The name is:
Diya Mirza

Claim to fame:
I was Miss Asia-Pacific 2000 and will make my Bollywood debut with the to-be-releasedRehna Hain Tere Dil Mein

How Net-savvy are you?:
I would give myself a 4 because I log on only to email or chat. I'm not much of an expert.

How often do you surf?:
I usually make it a point to log on at least once, daily. At times I end up surfing really late after a shoot packs up, just to check the latest buzz on my films.

What do you like best about the Web?:
Everything. It's just perfect as it is.

If you could change one thing about the Internet, it would be:
If I had my way, I would change all those unflattering stories about me. There are these weird stories about 'link-ups', my non-professionalism, etc. All of it makes me really mad.

Your idea of a perfect Web site?:
Something that gives me lot of information and doubles up as a good search engine. I would love to know more about my favourite films, like who did the costumes for Titanic, how much water they used -- that kind of stuff. That would be my idea of a perfect site.

Do you go ego surfing, checking out pages or sites devoted to you?:
I call it my reality check, not ego surfing. The last time I did, I was depressed for days because there were these really nasty stories about me. However, I then realised that this could help keep me balanced. Now, whenever people praise me a bit too much, I use these reality checks and come back to earth.

Have you bought or sold anything online?:
I tried buying a painting once, but forgot my credit card number. That was my first and only disastrous experience shopping online.

Whom would you like to chat with online?:
Tom Cruise!



Recently in Celebrity Surfing:

-- I am getting married online: Nethra Raghuraman
-- 'I still get junk mail' - Sabeer Bhatia
-- 'I am terrified of the PC' - Manoj Bajpai
-- Subhash Ghai steps behind a webcam!
-- Arjun Rampal on chatting and the Internet
-- Saif Ali Khan on movies and shopping online
-- Shekhar Suman discovers the Net's hidden wonders
-- Pooja Batra on pornography, shopping and visiting Hollywood online
-- Tusshar Kapoor finds an old crush online
-- Mehnaz: Tuned In!
-- Rinke Khanna Ko Kucch Kehna Hai

dot
  News:
Shopping:
Services:
Channels:
Partner Channels:
Editions:
News | Cricket | Sports | NewsLinks
Shopping | Books | Music | Gifts
Personal Homepages | Free Email | Free Messenger | Chat | Rail/Air
Astrology | Broadband | Contests | E-cards | Movies | Money | Romance | Search | Women
Bill Pay | Health | IT Education | Jobs | Travel
US | Hindi | Gujarati
dot
rediff.com
  (c) 2001 rediff.com India Limited. All Rights Reserved. Disclaimer