Actresses

  • Mumbai: Actress beaten up for 'soliciting customers' February 23, 2012

    Mumbai: Two years back, Goregaon locals had barged into the local Saroj Guesthouse to bash up women and pimps reportedly engaged in prostitution, and got the lodge closed. Last week, a similar incident took place in the suburb. Residents of Motilal Nagar gathered around the residence of a Bhojpuri actress...
  • Oscars 2012: Nominees in the Best Actress category February 22, 2012

    The Oscar nominees for the Best Actress include Rooney Mara for 'The girl with the dragon tattoo'. ...
  • HC rejects Nithyananda disciple's bail plea January 7, 2012

    Chennai: Madras High Court has rejected the anticipatory bail plea of former disciple of controversial self-styled godman Nithyananda and another person, who apprehended arrest in connection with a blackmail complaint. The complaint by one Nithya Atma Prabhananda had accused the duo - Lenin alias Dithya Dharmanantha and K Kumar - ...
  • Sharmila's transition from an actress to 'begum' January 2, 2012

    Bhopal: Sharmila Tagore's transition from an acclaimed Bollywood actress to the matriarch of the former royal family of Bhopal was evident during her recent visit to this City of Lakes, where she settled family feuds and intervening in issues relating of the Haj. Sharmila, known as Begum Ayesha Sultana to people...
  • I wanted to spend some time alone: Veena Malik December 20, 2011

    Making a public appearance, Pakistani actress Veena Malik said her disappearance was not a planned publicity stunt. ...
  • Veena Malik secretly returns to Pakistan December 18, 2011

    New Delhi: If media reports are to be believed then missing Pakistani actress Veena Malik has silently returned to Pakistan. Apparently she arrived in Pakistan through Wagah border for renewal of her visa. Veena is likely to stay in Lahore with some of her friends. Veena Malik had come to India...
  • Marathi actress arrested for running sex racket November 30, 2011

    Pune: The social security cell (SSC) of Pune police have arrested 52-year-Marathi actress of yesteryears for her involvement in a prostitution racket run at a row house in Orchid Palace society on NIBM road, Kondhwa. The actress was identified as Padmaja Vishwanath Bapat has been booked under several sections of...
  • Tollywood actor Swastika meets with an accident November 3, 2011

    Burdwan, West Bengal: Popular Bengali actor Swastika Mukherjee and three others, including the driver of their vehicle on way to Durgapur, were injured in a head-on collision with a truck on Durgapur Expressway near Saktigarh in Burdwan district. The other two injured were her make-up person and an officer of a...
  • Iranian actress Marzieh will not receive lashes October 29, 2011

    Tehran: Iranian actress Marzieh Vafamehr, who was sentenced to 90 lashes after appearing in an Australian movie, has been released from a prison in her country, human rights group Amnesty International said. Vafamehr was arrested in July and sentenced to a year in jail and 90 lashes for her role in...
  • Iranian actress sentenced to 90 lashes October 12, 2011

    Melbourne: Actress Marzieh Vafamehr has been sentenced to a year in jail and 90 lashes by an Iranian court for her role in an Australian film on the limits imposed on artists in the Islamic republic. The film 'My Tehran for Sale' which won the 2009 Independent Spirit Inside Film award...
  • Vyjayanthimala is my role model: Hema Malini September 19, 2011

    Mumbai: Actress Hema Malini said Vyjayanthimala has always been a "role model" and like an "elder sister" to her. The legendary actress who turned 75 Aug 13 was felicitated at a programme held Sunday night. "I am grateful to get an opportunity to felicitate Vyjayanthimalaji. She was one of the most...
  • Sacked driver attempts to rape TV actress July 30, 2011

    Mumbai: Television actress Ekta Tiwari, best known for her lead role in 'Tere Mere Sapne', has filed a complaint of attempted rape against her former driver, accusing him of molesting, assaulting and threatening her in her Bhayander flat on Thursday night. According to the Navghar police, Tiwari stays alone...
  • Alleged Marilyn Monroe porn film to be auctioned July 21, 2011

    Los Angeles: One of the only two known copies of an alleged porn short film starring screen icon Marilyn Monroe is being auctioned at Buenos Aires film collecting festival. The initial price of the print is $ 500,000 at the auction, which takes place from August 6 to 7 at the...
  • Blouse to bikini: Search for B'wood's ultimate sex symbol June 3, 2011

    New Delhi: The story goes, when actress Sharmila Tagore walked into photographer Dheeraj Chawda's studio one day in the early 1960s for a photo shoot for a magazine cover, all she carried was a small purse and a pair of oversized glares fashionable at that time. "Where is your change of...
  • Cop depressed after being slapped by actress May 25, 2011

    The incident was telecast across television news channels and has caused a flutter among Shivkumar's family members, thereby adding to his embarrassment. The traffic cop who was allegedly assaulted by Kannada television actress Maitreyi, claims to have slipped into depression after the incident and wants to be granted leave. M Shivkumar, attached...
  • Juhi Chawla talks about Rajinikanth and SRK May 25, 2011

    An actress, a producer, and co-owner of the Kolkata Knight Riders Juhi Chawla talks about her two former co-stars who have been in the news lately. ...
  • Zsa Zsa Gabor emerges out of coma May 23, 2011

    London: Ailing actress Zsa Zsa Gabor, who slipped into coma last week, has emerged from her comatose state, her husband Prince Frederic Von Anhalt has said. The 94-year-old screen icon was earlier rushed to a Los Angeles hospital on May 17 for an emergency stomach operation, reported Contactmusic. Anhalt announced that there...
  • Bollywood beaten back at National Film Awards May 19, 2011

    New Delhi: The 58th National Film Awards brought the spotlight back on regional cinema with Malayalam film 'Adaminte Makan Abu', a simple yet evocative narrative of a man's pursuit of religion, winning best feature and its lead actor Salim Kumar picking up the best actor award. The prestigious awards, which were...
  • Minissha let off by Customs after 16 hours May 19, 2011

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Minissha Lamba, detained by Customs officials at the international airport for allegedly not declaring gold and diamond jewellery worth over Rs 50 lakh, was let off after 16 hours of questioning, officials said on Thursday. "Lamba was allowed to go at 1 am after 16 hours of...
  • Rosie Huntington tops Maxim's latest hot 100 list May 5, 2011

    Last year's topper, singer Katy Perry has slipped to 3rd position Megan Fox managed to make at No 17. ...
  • Gwyneth Paltrow turns love of food into a book April 14, 2011

    New York: Surely Gwyneth Paltrow can't do everything well: She's yet to enter the field of medicine or play professional sports, for example. But the list of things the Oscar-winning actress, mother, lifestyle guru, and newly minted singer can't do seems to be dwindling. At a recent dinner party, she proved...
  • Time-lapse animation: How Liz Taylor aged May 18, 2011

    Elizabeth Taylor, the violet-eyed film goddess whose sultry screen persona, stormy personal life and enduring fame and glamour made her one of the last of the classic movie stars and a template for the modern celebrity, died at age of 79. We take bring you a flashback of the different...
  • Oscars: Who will win the 'Best Actress' award? February 25, 2011

    Tune in to the Oscars on 27 February to find out who will win the award. ...
  • Is Priyanka Chopra an over-rated actress? February 22, 2011

    New Delhi: Priyanka Chopra is not new to dark roles, or what Bollywood loves to call its "characters with shades of grey". Vishal Bhradwaj, who clearly is not a fan of the institution called divorce, had her romancing and eventually bumping off all seven of her husbands in well-thought-out ways...
  • India Post releases stamps on six actresses February 14, 2011

    New Delhi: A set of six stamps on six legendary actresses of Indian cinema has been released at the world philatelic exhibition here. The actresses who have been honoured are Meena Kumari, Nutan, Kanan Devi, Devika Rani, Leela Naidu and Savitri Devi. The stamps were released by Minister of State for...
  • Liz Taylor treated for congestive heart failure February 12, 2011

    Los Angeles: Elizabeth Taylor has been hospitalized for treatment of congestive heart failure. Her spokeswoman, Sally Morrison, said on Friday that the Oscar-winning actress was admitted to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center within the past couple of days. The 78-year-old Taylor is being treated for symptoms caused by congestive heart failure, a condition she...
  • Zsa Zsa Gabor out of hospital after amputation January 23, 2011

    Los Angeles: Actress Zsa Zsa Gabor has been released from the hospital eight days after she had her right leg amputated, her spokesman said on Saturday. Gabor's release from the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles came more than a week ahead of schedule, said her publicist, John Blanchette,...
  • Pakistani actress' catfight January 1, 2011

    Meera is not happy with the way Veena conducted herself on the reality show Bigg Boss 4. She says, "Veena Malik is acting very cheap. The way she presented herself in front of Indian audiences is not right. She is denigrating the image of Pakistani women. This is not how...
  • Everyone wants to be Sandra's neighbour December 28, 2010

    New York: Americans would most like to live next door to actress Sandra Bullock in 2011, but the cast of the reality show "Jersey Shore" made the most undesirable neighbors, according to a poll released on Tuesday. Bullock, who has won huge audiences with her All-American, girl-next-door image, earned more than...