Deepika Padukone is presenter at MTV Europe Music Awards

Rotterdam, Nov 7 . Actress Deepika Padukone, who is gearing up for her Hollywood debut with "xXx: The Return of Xander Cage" opposite Hollywood actor Vin Diesel, represented India at the MTV...

Jaya Prada in UP Film Council with cabinet rank

Lucknow, Aug 27 A few days after (SP) senior leader and Rajya Sabha member Amar Singh threatened to quit the party alleging he along with associate Jaya Prada were being humiliated...
'Lipstick Under My Burkha' to premiere at Tokyo film fest

‘Lipstick Under My Burkha’ to premiere at Tokyo film fest

New Delhi, Sep 26 . Alankrita Shrivastava's directorial "Lipstick Under My Burkha", produced by Prakash Jha, will get its world premiere at the 29th edition of Tokyo International Film Festival.The film will...

Indian films make $2 bn – but lose $2.7 bn to piracy

New Delhi/Mumbai, Aug 21  India's film industry, said to be the largest globally with some 1,000 movies produced each year, earns around $2 billion from legitimate sources such as screening at...
Complaint against Sofia Hayat for swastika tattoo on feet

Complaint against Sofia Hayat for swastika tattoo on feet

Mumbai, Feb 23. A police complaint has been filed against model-turned-nun Sofia Hayat -- a British national of Indian descent -- for getting swastika inked on the soles of both her feet.The...
SRK to host 'TED Talks India: Nayi Soch'

SRK to host ‘TED Talks India: Nayi Soch’

Mumbai, Feb 16. Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan will be hosting "TED Talks India: Nayi Soch," a global first Hindi TV talk show created in partnership with TED, a non-profit devoted to...
Shahid Kapoor shot with smoke

Shahid Kapoor shot with smoke for ‘Udta Punjab’ song (Movie Snippets)

Mumbai, June 4 - Actor Shahid Kapoor, who is a non-smoker in real life, had to shoot extensively with smoke for the title track of his upcoming film "Udta Punjab".In the video...

Relationships have no rules: Nandita Das

New Delhi, Feb 17.  Actress-director Nandita Das, who recently split from husband Subodh Maskara after being married for seven years, says relationships have no rules and are "very personal".The actress doesn't like...
Deepika Padukone goes 'reckless, fearless' in ' XxX...'

Deepika Padukone goes ‘reckless, fearless’ in ‘ XxX…’

Mumbai, Oct 6 - Actress Deepika Padukone, who is gearing up for the release of her debut international film "XxX: The Return Of Xander Cage", has described her character as reckless, fearless...

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...

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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...