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  • Rishi Kapoor returns to Twitter, gets a warm welcome 3 hours 2 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor, who rejoined micro-blogging website Twitter after almost five years, was warmly welcomed on the online platform by celebrities like Anupan Kher, Abhishek Bachchan and Karan Johar. Abhishek was the first to welcome his "Chintu Uncle" on board. He tweeted Thursday: "Crew show some major love to...
  • Actor Amitabh Bachchan declared a 'timeless fashion icon' by an Indian fashion magazine 3 hours 58 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Apart from his memorable performances on screen, Indian cinestar Amitabh Bachchan is also known for making style statements with designer jackets, suits, sherwanis, kurtas and pyjamas off screen. No wonder then that he was honoured with the 'Timeless Fashion Icon' accolade by Filmfare Glamour Style and Fashion. Bachchan took to...
  • US federal court summons Amitabh Bachchan in an alleged human rights violation; connects it to the 1984 anti-Sikh riots Yesterday

    Washington: The summons issued to Amitabh Bachchan by a federal court in Los Angeles in an alleged human rights violations case has been served on the superstar's Hollywood manager on Monday, according to a Sikh rights body. New York-based Sikh for Justice (SFJ) had filed a lawsuit against Bachchan claiming that...
  • Shooting with Deepika Padukone and Irrfan Khan for 'Piku'; they look rather unusual and hilarious: Amitabh Bachchan 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Actor Amitabh Bachchan, who surprises his fans with each film, says "unusual works" will back his next movie "Piku". "The shoot for the PR of 'Piku' has begun and there are some most unusual works being done. Today we were a part of it along with Deepika (Padukone) and Irrfan...
  • Amitabh Bachchan to work towards saving cinematic marvels from getting lost with time 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says he feels privileged to be the face of an initiative by The Film Heritage Foundation and working towards saving cinematic marvels from getting lost with time. "A FUNCTION TO ATTEND THE Film Heritage Foundation...a most sincere effort to archive all the films made through the years......
  • 'Farah Ki Daawat' review: Not an unwatchable show, but a turn off for food enthusiasts 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Let's be honest: while there is a huge variety of reality shows available on the small screen, there is also a dearth of good cooking shows that can help us prepare great meals. Just when we are struggling to find a show that offers best cooking tips of...
  • It's a baby girl for Ali Zafar and wife Ayesha Fazli 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Pakistani actor-singer Ali Zafar has become a proud father again. His wife Ayesha Fazli delivered a baby girl in Lahore Monday morning. The couple, who got married in 2009, also has a four-year-old boy Azaan together. "Yeah he has become a father to a baby girl this morning. Second...
  • Amitabh Bachchan: Media deserves respect and dignity 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Actors and the media are known to share a "love-hate" kind of relationship, but megastar Amitabh Bachchan took to his official blog to laud the dedication of mediapersons, saying they deserve "respect" and "dignity". "I do feel, that the job assigned to a member of the media has an agenda...
  • Amitabh Bachchan attends pre-wedding bash of Mulayam Singh Yadav's grandnephew in Saifai 5 days ago

    Saifai: Actor Amitabh Bachchan today attended the pre-wedding ceremony of SP supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav's grandnephew with RJD chief Lalu Yadav's daughter in Saifai, Uttar Pradesh. Bachchan, who boarded a flight from Mumbai, wore a white kurta pyajama with a shawl on his shoulder. The 'Shamitabh' actor entered the 'Tilak' ceremony venue...
  • Amitabh Bachchan laughs off 'disappointed' fan's remarks; refers to him as extended family 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Actor Amitabh Bachchan has laughed off snide comments from one of his blog readers and says he isn't sure if the individual has lost his "sense of humour". Bachchan posted a long letter from a "disappointed" fan, who complained about the style of the superstar's writing calling it "a torturous...
  • No film promotion on my cookery show: Farah Khan February 19, 2015

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Farah Khan has made it clear that unlike the other reality shows on TV, there will be no film promotion on her cookery show 'Farah Ki Daawat'. "It ('Farah Ki Daawat') is a food show not a reality show so there will be no film promotion on this show,"...
  • Chilled rabri, kulfi to be served at Lalu's daughter and Mulayam's grand nephew's pre-wedding ceremony February 19, 2015

    Etawah: A staggering 1,00,000 invites, including to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, have been sent out for Samajwadi Party supremo's grand nephew's pre-wedding ceremony in Saifai village on Saturday where mouthwatering dishes like bedai, baati-chokha and halwa soaked in desi ghee will be served. Saifai village, some 25 km from Etawah, is...
  • Enlightening moment: Big B on meeting Michael Bloomberg February 18, 2015

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says a meeting with New York City's former mayor Michael Bloomberg has "enlightened" him and made him a "wiser" man. "The great business magnate, financial wizard, ex Mayor of NYC, philanthropist, was at an evening dinner where I was asked to conduct a conversation with him publicly....
  • Tamil film producers condemn the distributor's strike against Rajinikanth over 'Lingaa' losses February 17, 2015

    Chennai: The Tamil Nadu Film Producers Council (TFPC) has strongly condemned the decision of the distributors of 'Lingaa' to go on a mass begging protest and hold superstar Rajinikanth accountable for the film's losses. "Rajini sir's films have always had very high success rate. People who are usually associated with his...
  • Amitabh Bachchan to take part in Andhra Pradesh Government's awareness campaign on maternal and child mortality February 17, 2015

    Hyderabad: Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan would take part in an awareness campaign of Andhra Pradesh Government on health issues like maternal and child mortality. "The Principal Secretary (Health) is going to Mumbai next week. He will meet him (Bachchan) with regard to the campaign which would be mainly on maternal and...
  • Abhishek Bachchan meets Magic Johnson, says 'dream' fulfilled February 17, 2015

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan's childhood dream was fulfilled when he got a chance to meet legendary basketball player Magic Johnson during NBA All-Star Weekend in New York city. "Today, a childhood dream of mine came true. I met my idol. @MagicJohnson. Thank you for being such an inspiration," Abhishek tweeted...
  • Such a great joy when you drape the National Flag over your shoulders: Amitabh Bachchan on Indo-Pak match February 16, 2015

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who gave live commentary during the India and Pakistan match Sunday at the ongoing ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, feels that no emotion and feeling can beat the joy of wrapping the National Flag over the shoulders. "Such a great joy when you drape the National Flag...
  • Bollywood thanks Indian cricket team for perfect Sunday February 16, 2015

    Mumbai: Bollywood stars, including Lata Mangeshkar, Amitabh Bachchan and Ajay Devgn, were Sunday rejoicing the Indian win over Pakistan in a World Cup pool match in Adelaide. Here's what they shared on Twitter: ...
  • B-Town thanks Indian cricket team for perfect Sunday February 15, 2015

    Mumbai: Bollywood stars, including Lata Mangeshkar, Amitabh Bachchan and Ajay Devgn, were on Sunday rejoicing the Indian win over Pakistan in a World Cup pool match in Adelaide. Here's what they shared on Twitter: Lata Mangeshkar: Hamari Bhartiya Cricket team ko is jeet ke liye meri taraf se bohot bohot badhaai (I...
  • Sonakshi Sinha has her Amitabh Bachchan moment February 15, 2015

    Mumbai: Actress Sonakshi Sinha Sunday experienced a mini Amitabh Bachchan moment when a group of fans gathered outside her house here. Last Sunday and one could see fans of the megastar standing outside his house. And now Sonakshi is experiencing the same. "My vry own mini @SrBachchan moment outside my house! This...
  • Cricket commentary for India vs Pakistan match with Kapil Dev and Rahul Dravid was an honour: Amitabh Bachchan February 15, 2015

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan felt honoured Sunday to do commentary for the India-Pakistan match of ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 with cricket legends like Kapil Dev and Rahul Dravid. Big B did commentary as part of an integration between broadcaster Star Sports and the makers of his latest film "Shamitabh", which...
  • Amitabh Bachchan turns commentator for India-Pak World Cup match, Bollywood showers praises on Twitter February 15, 2015

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan today donned the hat of a cricket commentator during the World Cup match between India and Pakistan at Adelaide, Australia. The 72-year-old actor was doing the commentary alongside the likes of Arun Lal, Rahul Dravid, Kapil Dev among others. Bachchan's impressive debut as a cricket commentator earned...
  • Actor Amitabh Bachchan to make his commentary debut with the India-Pak match February 15, 2015

    Amitabh Bachchan said he was excited about his live cricket commentary debut with the India-Pak match in Adelaide on February 15. "I am taking tips from commentators," he said. Bachchan's deep voice is the key element in his upcoming film Shamitabh and he will deliver the same tone while commentating. ...
  • Alia Bhatt cooks on 'Farah Ki Daawat'; Gautam Gulati lends a hand February 14, 2015

    Mumbai: After actor Abhishek Bachchan, it was young and bubbly actress Alia Bhatt's turn to lay a delectable feast in front of filmmaker Farah Khan for her TV show 'Farah Ki Daawat'. Alia was joined by 'Bigg Boss Halla Bol' winner Gautam Gulati to help her make a mouth-watering dish and...
  • Farah Khan cooks up a treat with Abhishek Bachchan for new TV show 'Farah Ki Daawat' February 12, 2015

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Farah Khan, who has started shooting for a food-based TV show "Farah Ki Daawat", was left impressed by actor Abhishek Bachchan's cooking skills. After her successful stint in reality TV show "Bigg Boss Halla Bol", the filmmaker is set to return to the small screen with the cookery show,...
  • Amitabh Bachchan comments on niece Naina's marriage to Kunal Kapoor; says wedding is also the union of two families February 12, 2015

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, whose neice Naina Bachchan married actor Kunal Kapoor in a hush-hush ceremony in Seychelles, says marriage not only brings two individuals together, but families as well. "Weddings are a union of two souls to make them one...but weddings to me are the coming together of two families...
  • Photo of the day: Kunal Kapoor and Naina Bachchan look adorable as a couple February 11, 2015

    The first photo of post Kunal Kapoor and Naina Bachchan as a couple is out and yes, the two look really adorable. They got engaged last year in February and after a courtship period that lasted for a couple of years, Kunal and Naina got married in a private ceremony....