Chetan Bhagat wants to use his books to address issues

New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) Best-selling author Chetan Bhagat says he likes to use his writing not just to tell stories but also to bring attention to some of the issues within... Read more »

Mira, Shahid celebrate ‘happy 4’

Mumbai, July 7 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput Kapoor have completed four years as husband and wife, and she still can’t stop gushing about the “Kabir Singh” star. Sharing a... Read more »

Jacqueline “Happiness has always been my superpower”

Mumbai, July 7 (IANS) Actress Jacqueline Fernandez is happy that her “instafam” has touched 30 million. On the occasion, she shared that happiness has always been her superpower. Sharing her “happy shots”... Read more »

Katrina Kaif plans to take a break on b’day

New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) Actress Katrina Kaif will turn a year older on July 16. Her birthday plan is simple and sweet – go somewhere nice and just enjoy herself with... Read more »

Tanushree to file protest petition against Nana Patekar

Mumbai, July 7 (IANS) In less than a month after the Mumbai Police filed a closure report in the alleged #MeToo sexual harassment case lodged by Tanushree Dutta against actor Nana Patekar,... Read more »

Popular comedy writer, actor Crazy Mohan dead

Chennai, June 10 (IANS) Renowned Tamil writer, actor and comedy giant Crazy Mohan breathed his last here on Monday after he suffered a major heart attack. He was 67. “After he complained of... Read more »

Huge loss: Film fraternity mourns Girish Karnad’s death

Mumbai, June 10 (IANS) After the news of Jnanpith award winner Girish Karnad’s death broke on social media, members of the film fraternity including Kamal Haasan, Shabana Azmi, Manoj Bajpayee and Madhur Bhandarkar,... Read more »

Vicky, Bhumi in KJo’s first horror flick ‘Bhoot…’

Mumbai, June 10 (IANS) Filmmaker Karan Johar on Monday announced his first horror franchise titled “Bhoot: Part One – The Haunted Ship” which will feature actors Vicky Kaushal and Bhumi Pednekar Karan shared... Read more »

The hero is bearded in Bollywood

BY RADHIKA BHIRANI  New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) Thick, scruffy, groomed or edgy. Bollywood heroes are sporting facial hair in all its glory. Salman Khan, in the old man’s avatar in his latest... Read more »

Singer-actress Ruma Guha Thakurta dead

Kolkata. June 3 (IANS) Celebrated Bengali singer-actress Ruma Guha Thakurta died at her residence here on Monday following old age related problems, family sources said. She was 84. Founder of the Calcutta Youth... Read more »

Admiration makes me feel responsible as an artiste: Raftaar

Mumbai, June 3 (IANS) Popular rapper and music composer Raftaar, who is gearing up to judge Season 7 of talent show “Dance India Dance” on ZEE TV, says that the love and admiration... Read more »

Ranveer poses with ‘God of cricket’ Tendulkar

London, June 3 (IANS) Actor Ranveer Singh, who is here to shoot for the upcoming movie “83”, met cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar and called him the “God of cricket”. Ranveer, who is fondly... Read more »

Writer Swanand Kirkire says youth awareness vital for change

Mumbai, June 3 (IANS) National Award-winning lyricist Swanand Kirkire, who has penned the song “Hawa aane de”, which talks about the perils of air pollution, says the young generation should be made aware... Read more »

Janhvi shares throwback photograph of Sridevi, Boney

Mumbai, June 2 (IANS) Actress Janhvi Kapoor shared a heart melting throwback photograph of her parents — producer Boney Kapoor and late actress Sridevi. Janhvi took to Instagram to share the image of... Read more »

‘Godzilla: King Of The Monsters’ a monstrous disaster

BY SUBHASH K. JHA  Film: ‘Godzilla: King Of The Monsters’; Starring Kyle Chandler, Vera Farmiga; Director: Michael Dougherty; Rating: *1/2 (one and a half stars) No reference to the Lok Sabha elections.... Read more »

Film, business celebs at Modi’s oath-taking ceremony

Mumbai, May 30 (IANS) The who’s who of business, cinema, politics and sports gathered to be witness of the return of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and formation of his new cabinet at the... Read more »

Shoot for film based on Netaji begins in Bengal

Kolkata, May 28 (IANS) The shooting for a film titled “Gumnaami” based on the curious case of “Gumnami Baba”, a man many assumed to be the legendary freedom fighter Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose,... Read more »

I’m not dating Karan Johar: Designer Prabal Gurung

New York, May 27 (IANS) New York-based Nepalese designer Prabal Gurung has denied rumours about having a “romantic relationship” with Bollywood filmmaker Karan Johar. A photograph of the two, now deleted by the... Read more »

Priyanka spends time with refugee children in Ethiopia

Addis Ababa, May 22 (IANS) After enthralling fans with her fashion game at the Cannes Film Festival 2019, actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas is currently in Ethiopia spending time with refugee children. Priyanka took... Read more »

I want to become a bankable actor: Sanya Malhotra

BY NATALIA NINGTHOUJAM  New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) In the last three years, actress Sanya Malhotra got to ride the waves of success as well as taste failure. The “Dangal” star says though... Read more »