Monday 21 January, 2019

Apna time aayega, say India’s underground rappers

New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) ”Apna time aayega” is a catchphrase from a “Gully Boy” song that is resonating with underground or street rappers, who hope to grab more spotlight for their talent of “asli hip-hop” [...]

Simone Biles to be first guest on Priyanka Chopra’s YouTube show

Los Angeles, Jan 19 (IANS) Actress Priyanka Chopra on Saturday announced US Olympic gold medallist gymnast Simone Biles will be the first guest on her upcoming YouTube Originals Special “If I Could Tell You Just One Thing”. Priyanka [...]

Big Bang Theory star Kunal Nayyar to Kal Penn: You gave me hope that looking like me, I could make it here

NRI Pulse Staff Report Atlanta, GA, January 18, 2019: “Big Bang Theory” star Kunal Nayyar shared a behind-the-scenes moment with fans via Instagram on Wednesday, posting a photo of himself with Indian-American actor Kal Penn, who is scheduled [...]

Kangana Ranaut refuses to bow down to Karni Sena

Mumbai, Jan 18 (IANS) Actress Kangana Ranaut is determined to fight against the Shri Rajput Karni Sena, who have threatened protests if the film is not screened for the outfit before theatrical release. The actress says if they don’t [...]

Rajkumar Hirani accused of sexual assault, he denies

Mumbai, Jan 13 (IANS) Filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani has been accused of sexual assault by a woman who worked with him in his 2018 film “Sanju”. He has denied the allegation. According to a HuffPost India article on Sunday, the woman [...]

We’re seeing a strong dose of tribalism globally: Indian-American filmmaker M. Night Shyamalan

New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) M. Night Shyamalan, the US-based Indian-origin filmmaker, feels the wave of tribalism is taking over the world with people getting scared about losing their distinct identity. But the filmmaker says it is time to join [...]

Filmmaker Rakesh Roshan diagnosed with early stage cancer

Mumbai, Jan 8 (IANS) Actor-filmmaker Rakesh Roshan, 69, has been diagnosed with early stage of squamous cell carcinoma, a type of cancer, his actor son Hrithik Roshan said on Tuesday. The senior Roshan will undergo surgery on Tuesday. Hrithik [...]

Don’t think I’ll ever let myself feel like a star: Q & A with Sara Ali Khan

Mumbai, Jan 5 (IANS) She made an impact with her debut film “Kedarnath”, and her second release “Simmba” is also a hit. But actress Sara Ali Khan, who has fan clubs all across India doting on her, says she neither has [...]

Netflix drops Hasan Minhaj’s episode critiquing Saudi Arabia

New York, Jan 2 (IANS) Netflix dropped an episode of its show “Patriot Act With Hasan Minha” from streaming in Saudi Arabia after the Saudi government complained that the episode – which is critical of the crown prince, Mohammed [...]

Alia welcomes 2019 with Ranbir Kapoor’s family

New York, Jan 1 (IANS) ”Raazi” actress Alia Bhatt celebrated New Year’s Eve with beau Ranbir Kapoor and his family here. Veteran actress Neetu Kapoor on Tuesday took to social media and shared a perfect family dinner photograph [...]