Sunday 27 May, 2018

Abandoned by children, ‘Pakeezah’ actress Geeta Kapoor dies alone

Mumbai, May 26 (IANS) Veteran Bollywood actress Geeta Kapoor, who shot into the limelight for her role in the classic “Pakeezah”, breathed her last in a Mumbai old age home on Saturday morning, a family friend said. She was 67 [...]

Pune company adds 3D thrills to Hollywood superhit ‘Avengers: Infinity War’

Pune (Maharashtra), May 25 (IANS) A team of nearly 800 artists of Deluxe India here toiled for months to convert from 2D to breathtaking 3D effects the latest Hollywood magnum opus “Avengers: Infinity War”, thrilling audiences [...]

Awareness on sanitary napkins still low in rural areas: India’s real Pad Man

New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Some thought he was possessed, some thought he was just being a pervert when he started questioning young women about sanitary pads. But Arunachalam Muruganantham did all this in his quest to make cheap sanitary napkins [...]

Celebrity life is not easy: Ranveer Singh

By Sugandha Rawal New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) Bollywood heartthrob Ranveer Singh loves all the attention. He admits being in spotlight is like living his dream. The actor, who is fondly called the Hindi film industry’s livewire, thanks [...]

Not great to be brown or black in some parts of the US: Deadpool actor Karan Soni

New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) Karan Soni finds the Apu controversy “cool”. The “Deadpool” actor of Indian origin says it is a great time for people of colour in Hollywood, but he cannot say the same for the entire US, especially [...]

Jaya Jaitly upset with Priyanka’s ‘British aristocrat’ dress at royal wedding

New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) Former Samata Party president and textile revivalist Jaya Jaitly was disappointed to see that Indian actor Priyanka Chopra opted to dress up like a “British aristocrat” at the royal wedding of the Duke [...]

This royal wedding stood for change, hope: Priyanka

London, May 20 (IANS) Internationally acclaimed Indian actress Priyanka Chopra, who made heads turn with her chic lilac dress suit at actress Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s wedding on Saturday, says the day will be remembered as it [...]

Elegant saris grace the royal wedding

Suhani (2nd from right ) and her colleagues at the Myna Mahila Foundation on their way to the royal wedding. New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) Activist Suhani Jalota, who runs Myna Mahila Foundation, and her colleagues, attended the royal wedding [...]

Priyanka Chopra sports chic dress suit at royal wedding

London, May 19 (IANS) Internationally acclaimed Indian actress Priyanka Chopra looked ravishing in a lilac hued outfit as she attended her friend and actress Meghan Markle’s wedding at the St. George’s Chapel on Saturday. Priyanka, [...]

Sridevi posthumously honored at 71st Cannes Film Festival

Cannes, May 18 (IANS) Iconic actress Sridevi was posthumously honored at the 71st Cannes Film Festival. Filmmaker Subhash Ghai, who received the award on her behalf, says he felt honored. Sridevi was honored with the TITAN Reginald F. Lewis [...]