I don’t believe in fusion: Kathak legend Birju Maharaj 

New Delhi, Nov 10. Classical dance and music forms are pure and aesthetic and fusion with modern genres will detract from the charm of their originality, Kathak maestro Pandit Birju Maharaj believes. "Art...

Film with SRK at very premature stage: Kangana Ranaut

Mumbai, Aug 24 Kangana Ranaut is one actress in Bollywood whose box-office scorecard has not depended on the the male lead of her films, and her versatility has won her...
'Game of Thrones' season 6

‘Game of Thrones’ season 6 to get extended finale

Los Angeles, June 9 - "Game of Thrones" is getting a super-sized season 6 finale. HBO has revealed the titles and running time for the final two episodes of the sixth season.The extended...

Models now barely get one fashion magazine cover a year: Kanishtha Dhankar

Mumbai, Aug 26.  Watching Bollywood actresses instead of models on fashion magazine covers makes Kanishtha Dhankar, a former Miss India and now a popular face in the modelling industry, sad. She feels...

Searching for a job? Use skills taught to fight depression

New York, June 16 . The same behavioural skills that are commonly taught to fight depression can also help unemployed people land a job, new research has found. These skills included identifying negative...

Cambodia named World Best Tourism Destination for 2016

Phnom Penh, June 16 .  The European Council on Tourism and Trade (ECTT) has named Cambodia as the World Best Tourism Destination for 2016.Some 30 countries joined the competition for the illustrious...

Exhibition to showcase varied facets of Yoga

New Delhi, June 21 - An exhibition here will present the rich and ancient cultural treasure of Yoga in the form of sculptures, paintings, scrolls, illustrated manuscripts and books which explain the key...

Eco-resort Gaj Retreat, nature is at its closest 

Chandigarh, Sep 14 . Punjab may not be a hill state but a new eco-resort is offering that hill-top feeling amidst abundant nature right on the state's border with neighbouring Himachal Pradesh.Just...

Bollywood award shows are TRP driven, says Sanjay Gupta

Mumbai, July 11  Fillmaker Sanjay Gupta does not seem happy with the annual Bollywood award shows. He says these are "TRP driven" and nobody really cares about the "genuine hard work"...
You never know: Sinha on SRK, Salman cameo in 'Tum Bin 2'

You never know: Sinha on SRK, Salman cameo in ‘Tum Bin 2’

Mumbai, Sep 15 .  Bollywood stars Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan have extended their support to "Tum Bin 2", making movie buffs wonder if they are also doing cameo in the...

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BCCI to Reward Mithali & Co. Rs 50 Lakh Each For...

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) have announced that each member of the Indian women's team will get Rs 50 Lakh...

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Ancient Roman villa uncovered near Florence

Florence, Oct 21.  Archaeologists have unearthed a luxurious ancient Roman villa complete with thermal baths and stunning mosaics near the central Italian city of Florence...