Friday 20 July, 2018

Veteran actress Rita Bhaduri passes away; film, TV celebs bid adieu

Mumbai, July 17 (IANS) Veteran actress Rita Bhaduri, whose film and television career spanned five decades, died here on Tuesday. The industry bid her a tearful adieu and remembered her as a warm and jovial person, who was one of the “finest” [...]

When humanoid robot Sophia fell in love with ‘colorful and diverse’ India

New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) Humanoid Robot Sophia, who was in India, says the country is colourful, diverse and beautiful. Developed by Hong Kong based company Hanson Robotics, Sofia is modeled after actress Audrey Hepburn, and is known for [...]

Wish to recreate Madhubala, Waheeda Rahman’s magic on-screen: Janhvi Kapoor

Mumbai, July 12 (IANS) All eyes are on Janhvi Kapoor — daughter of the iconic Sridevi whose demise earlier this year left a huge void in the Indian film industry — as she steps into Bollywood with her maiden film “Dhadak” [...]

Real ‘Kamli’ posts emotional message for Sanjay Dutt

Mumbai, July 7 (IANS) Sanjay Dutt’s close friend Paresh Ghelani, portrayed as Kamlesh Kapasi aka Kamli by Vicky Kaushal in “Sanju”, on Saturday penned an emotional note, saying he felt numb with “limitless emotions” [...]

I’m more liberated as an actor in my late 40s: Manisha Koirala

Mumbai July 8 (IANS) Her 40s have been eventful and enlightening. Actress Manisha Koirala, a cancer survivor, says contrary to common perception that middle-aged female actors get less work in Bollywood, she feels liberated more than ever. “I [...]

Mithun’s son and wife get bail in rape case, wedding postponed

New Delhi/Chennai, July 7 (IANS) A court in New Delhi on Saturday granted anticipatory bail to Bollywood star Mithun Chakraborty’s son Mahaakshay and his wife Yogita Bali who have been booked for rape and cheating. Meanwhile, Mahaakshay’s [...]

I stumbled into acting: Iain Armitage of ‘Young Sheldon’

New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) Iain Armitage was seen as a troubled Ziggy Chapman in hit show “Big Little Lies”, and then entered “The Big Bang Theory” universe as the lead character in its prequel “Young Sheldon”. [...]

Bollywood bowled over by biopics

New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) ”Neerja”, “M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story” and “Sanju”. Not to miss “Dangal” and “Mary Kom”. What’s common? They are all biopics — inspiring stories [...]

Sonali Bendre diagnosed with high grade cancer

Mumbai, July 4 (IANS) Actress Sonali Bendre says she has been diagnosed with a “high-grade cancer” and she is undergoing treatment in New York. The actress on Wednesday took to Twitter and Instagram to share the news about her [...]

My time in jail broke my ego: Sanjay Dutt

Mumbai, June 28 (IANS) Actor Sanjay Dutt says spending days in prison broke his ego, but made him a better person. “My confinement days have been nothing less than a roller coaster ride. To look at the positive side, it has taught me [...]