Thursday 30 March, 2017

India ashamed of sexuality, physicality: Actress Radhika Apte

New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Actress Radhika Apte, who has often been under the scanner for her “bold” approach in her films, says anything remotely associated with human body can turn out to be a problem in India — a country [...]

Priyanka’s ‘Quantico’ to talk about Trump, immigration policies

Los Angeles, March 22 (IANS) The forthcoming content of American drama series “Quantico”, which stars Indian actress Priyanka Chopra, will deal with US President Donald Trump’s immigration policy and ‘Muslim registry’ [...]

Ignorant of law: S.P. Balasubrahmanyam on Ilayaraja’s notice

Chennai, March 19 (IANS) Legendary singer S.P. Balasubrahmanyam, who has received a legal notice from his long-time friend and maestro Ilayaraja which doesn’t allow him to render the latter’s songs during his ongoing tour, says [...]

Soul is missing from songs nowadays: Lata Mangeshkar

RJ Rani felicitating Lata Mangeshkar. Mumbai, March 15 (IANS) Whether it was “Lag jaa gale” in 1964 or “Luka Chuppi” in 2006 — legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar’s renditions have touched generations of [...]

‘Padmavati’ set torched in Maharashtra, costumes damaged

Kohlapur, March 15 (IANS) In a fresh setback for filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali, a huge outdoor set of his historic period drama “Padmavati” here was reduced to ashes after two dozen unidentified persons torched it early on Wednesday. Since [...]

Jealousy and insecurity are not in my DNA: Priyanka Chopra

New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Hollywood has opened its doors to many Indian stars who are bagging noticeable roles in various projects. A case in point is Deepika Padukone. Priyanka Chopra, one of the most popular exports to Hollywood from India, [...]

RGV triggers Twitter storm with comment on Sunny Leone, apologizes

Mumbai, March 9 (IANS) Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma on Thursday courted trouble with feminists, activists and political parties roundly slamming him for his controversial International Women’s Day comments on actress Sunny Leone, a former [...]

Karan Johar becomes father to twins via surrogacy

Mumbai, March 5 (IANS) Popular Bollywood filmmaker Karan Johar on Sunday announced he has become a father to twins via surrogacy. He says they are now his world and priority. The daughter has been named Roohi — a rearrangement of Karan’s [...]

Didn’t have anything to worry about: Alia on death threat

New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) Actress Alia Bhatt, whose father, veteran filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt received death threats over WhatsApp, says she had nothing to worry about and now everything is in control. The Uttar Pradesh Police on Thursday arrested [...]

I felt terrible about ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’ apology video: Karan Johar

Mumbai, Feb 10 (IANS) Filmmaker Karan Johar, whose 2016 film “Ae Dil Hai Mushkil” came under attack from a Maharashtra-based party for featuring Pakistani star Fawad Khan, says that he feels “terrible” about putting [...]