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...

Vidya Balan: Kahaani 2 has a universal story

Mumbai, Nov 10. Actress Vidya Balan, who is busy promoting her film "Kahaani 2" said the films story will connect with the masses and explained how she gets into the skin...

Big B sings Ganesh aarti in ‘Sarkar 3’

Mumbai, Nov 9 . Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has sung a Ganesh aarti song for the upcoming film "Sarkar 3", helmed by filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma.The 74-year-old thespian on Tuesday night shared two...

‘Visaranai’ brings curtains down on DIFF 2016

Dharamsala, Nov 7.  The fifth edition of the Dharamshala International Film Festival (DIFF) came to an end on Sunday with the screening of National Award-winning filmmaker Vetrimaaran's Tamil drama "Visaranai", which has...

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...

On Kamal Haasan’s 62nd birthday, his most underrated films

Chennai, Nov 7 Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan, who turned 62 on Monday, needs no special introduction, but some of his best performances have gone unnoticed in numerous underrated films."Aval Appadithan": Arguably one...

Amitabh Bachchan clocks 47 years in Bollywood

Mumbai, Nov 7 .  Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, on completing 47 years in the Indian entertainment world, said he is thankful to Mumbai for giving him all that he has today.Big B on...

Ranveer Singh chosen as Indian ambassador for Switzerland Tourism

Mumbai, Nov 4. Bollywood's livewire actor Ranveer Singh has been named the Indian ambassador for Switzerland Tourism."I had such a great time on my trip to Switzerland this summer! I did some...
Indian fashion industry lacks direction: Manish Malhotra 

Indian fashion industry lacks direction: Manish Malhotra 

New Delhi, Nov 4. Celebrated designer Manish Malhotra says the Indian fashion industry currently lacks direction and feels designers need to concentrate on the numbers as well as on making fashion accessible...
flops won't affect Tabu's career: Shabana Azmi

flops won’t affect Tabu’s career: Shabana Azmi

Mumbai, Nov 3 . Did Tabu -- who turns 45 on Friday -- shoot her career in the foot by playing mom to stars like Shahid Kapoor in "Haider" and Katrina Kaif...

Entertainment

Electronic music is very revolting: Muzaffar Ali

Lucknow, Feb 24. Filmmaker-fashion designer Muzaffar Ali believes he has a "global outlook to music", but the director of the classic Bollywood movie "Umrao Jaan"...

History

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...