Depiction of Gandhi in films: Has it remained true to Mahatma in reality?

His empathy for the downtrodden, his dreams for the masses and his fight against injustice have been portrayed in many Hindi cinemas for decades.... Read more »

Celebrities in Lockdown 4.0

While we reach the fag end of Lockdown 4.0, in the past few days, celebrities have once again started posting a slice of life... Read more »

Prince William says parenthood brought mother’s death emotions

The UK's Prince William has revealed that becoming a father brought back painful emotions he felt following his mother, Prince Diana's death when he... Read more »

Painting a film, like Rima Das

Rima a self-taught filmmaker, who shot her first feature film 'Antardrishti' with a DSLR camera, which was screened at the Cannes Film Festival, Talinn... Read more »

Prasar Bharati CEO recalls reax to ‘Ramayan’ re-run before record viewership

"They're all, like, laughing. Who's going to watch it?! I had to tell them that, you know, India is very different. It's not just... Read more »

Kerala actor Prithviraj, others return from Jordan after 50 days

In the first week of April, the film shoot was called off, after restrictions came in the wake of the coronavirus crisis in Jordan,... Read more »

Rabbi Shergill: Social media concerts celebration of fatigue & mediocrity

One of the few contemporary singers whose music, despite enjoying popularity across generations, in clubs and never-ending car drives, has always managed to remain... Read more »

Tishani Doshi “When you’re writing fiction, reality is the myth”

While she works on a new book of poems titled 'A God at the Door' that responds to news headlines, author and poet, Tishani... Read more »

Qissa from a flooded Mumbai street

One monsoon, late at night, on a flooded road in Mumbai, a beggar woman was floating on her back and loudly singing a Hindi... Read more »

Recontextualising Raja Rao, a pioneer of Indian-Anglian writing, for today’s generation

"Rao's novels can be read as attempts to validate and mediate Advaita in the contemporary world. Advaita or nondualism is a particular school of... Read more »

Boney Kapoor’s house help tests COVID-19 positive

"Myself, my children and the other staff at home are all fine and none of us is showing any symptoms. In fact, we haven't... Read more »

TV actor Ashiesh Roy hospitalised

This is not the first time Ashiesh has suffered a health emergency. In 2019, Ashiesh had suffered a paralysis attack. The 55-year-old actor has... Read more »

Lockdown diaries: Aparshakti Khurana grooves in heels

Aparshakti Khurana is a complete entertainment package. From playing antakshari to creating his own memes, the "Dangal" actor has been trying his best to... Read more »

Sonu Sood arranges buses for migrant workers to send home in UP

"I can't express in words how it feels to see the people in distress, finally set out on their journey home comfortably. I had... Read more »

Sujoy Ghosh “OTTs will get a certain amount of loyalty”

"I don't think Covid has anything to do with films or OTT. I remember during my growing up years, we used to have libraries... Read more »

TV actor Manmeet Grewal commits suicide due to financial woes

Manmeet's wife found him hanging by a dupatta (scarf) in the bedroom from a ceiling fan. She tried saving him but did not get... Read more »

International Day of Families: TV actors say family first

"Due to work commitments, me and my family members barely got time to spend with each other. With the current lockdown scenario, we are... Read more »

Telugu actor Nikhil Siddhartha gets married amid COVID-19 lockdown

Siddhartha, who rose to fame with "Happy Days" in 2007, has tied the knot with Dr Pallavi Sharma, reportedly his longtime girlfriend. Read more »

COVID-19 effect: Oscars 2021 might get delayed

Many Hollywood studios have already been informed about the "longer release window for their films to be eligible for nomination". Read more »

42 years of ‘Don’

"When Chandra and Salim-Javed announced the name of the film as 'DON' .. no distributor was willing to accept the title .. they all... Read more »