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  • I exercise six days a week, says Anil Kapoor 8 hours 31 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Actor-filmmaker Anil Kapoor says he exercises six days a week and recalls the time when he travelled to the location shooting of his 2005 film "My Wife's Murder" on his bicycle. The 58-year-old was here along with Vijay Sampla, union minister of state for social justice and empowerment, to...
  • Imam removed after 'Haider' role; sends legal notice to Vishal Bhardwaj 10 hours 4 minutes ago

    Srinagar: An Imam, who appeared in a small role in Vishal Bhardwaj's Kashmir-set film 'Haider', has been sacked by the management committee of the mosque over a marriage scene. Ghulam Hassan Shah claimed he was tricked into performing the 'nikah' scene in the Bollywood film and has now sent a legal...
  • Snapshot: Huma Qureshi debuts short haircut 10 hours 11 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Huma Qureshi has bid adieu to her long tresses and gone for a short red hairdo.Chopping off long locks seems to be the latest fashion fad among B-Town actresses with Anushka Sharma, Priyanka Chopra and Sonakshi Sinha sporting a shorter hairstyle.The 28-year-old actress is awaiting the release...
  • Watch: This AIB 'roast' of actors Arjun Kapoor and Ranveer Singh must be viewed with headphones ON. Seriously Yesterday

    In the beginning, the comedy collective All India Backchod endevour to define the idea of celebrity roasting. But despite all formal definitions, the best that works is given by 'roast master', filmmaker Karan Johar. He says, "Let the filth begin".From unabashedly inappropriate jokes, to toilet humour and digs on each...
  • Shah Rukh Khan becomes the first Indian to use Twitter's mobile video camera Yesterday

    Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has become the first Indian to use the mobile video camera feature on micro-blogging site Twitter. Twitter recently announced that it will be introducing a new feature which allows users to capture, edit and share videos right from the site. "Twitter has always come up with...
  • 'Hawaizaada' declared tax free in Uttar Pradesh Yesterday

    Lucknow: The makers of upcoming Bollywood film 'Hawaizaada' have thanked the Uttar Pradesh government for deciding to exempt their movie from entertainment tax. 'Hawaizaada' has been directed by Vibhu Puri and stars Ayushmann Khurrana, Mithun Chakraborty and Pallavi Sharda in pivotal roles. The decision to make the film tax free was taken...
  • Arjun Rampal on award shows: It's a money making business; National Award is the only non-commercial event Yesterday

    Mumbai: With the season of award shows on, actor Arjun Rampal says such functions are money making businesses except the National Award. "I think it's a money making business. National award is the only award which is not a commercial event and it's the only award function which has got any...
  • Amitabh Bachchan talks about his famous dialogues from his films 2 days ago

    Here is an excerpt from a special show 'The Bachchan Dialogues' where actor Amitabh Bachchan talks about some of his famous dialogues. The entire show will be aired on January 28. ...
  • Watch: Did you know that RK Laxman drew all the cartoons for Guru Dutt in 'Mr and Mrs 55'? 2 days ago

    Cartoonist RK Laxman, whose 'You Said It' cartoon featuring the 'Common Man' lampooned India's powerful for half a century, died on Monday aged 93. Watch this video where you can see that the hand that drew the cartoons in 'Mr and Mrs 55', belonged to Laxman. ...
  • 'Bombay Velvet': Ranbir Kapoor looks rugged and lean as boxer Johnny Balraj in the new Anurag Kashyap film 2 days ago

    Produced and directed by Anurag Kashyap, 'Bombay Velvet' is reported to be based on historian Gyan Prakash's book 'Mumbai Fables'. The film, which is set to hit the theatres on May 15, features Ranbir Kapoor, Anushka Sharma and Karan Johar in lead roles with Kay Kay Menon, Siddharth Basu and...
  • Javed Akhtar: Translating Rabindranath Tagore not easy 2 days ago

    Kolkata: Having penned more than 1,500 songs, lyricist Javed Akhtar has said that it was not easy for him to translate Tagore songs in Hindi. The celebrated poet-writer has translated eight songs of Rabindranath Tagore to Hindi, which are featured in an album. "I have a lot of experience in writing to...
  • Amitabh Bachchan disagrees with Mamata Banerjee; says he 'doesn't deserve' Bharat Ratna 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan today politely disagreed with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's suggestion that he should have been honoured with the Bharat Ratna instead of Padma Vibhushan. The 72-year-old actor, who is also the recipient of the Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri, took to Twitter to express his...
  • AR Rahman enthrals audiences at Vadodara cultural festival 2 days ago

    Vadodara: Noted musician AR Rahman enthralled the audience with his music and popular songs at the closing of the four-day Vadodara International Art and Culture Festival 'Vadfest' here. Rahman sang a couple of his own numbers like 'Dil Se' and concluded the three-and-half hour musical show last night with the rendition...
  • Ayushmann Khurrana: No proof that Shivkar Bapuji Talpade flew world's first unmanned aircraft 2 days ago

    Kolkata: Bollywood actor Ayushmann Khurrana says they do not have any proof whether Shivkar Bapuji Talpade, on whom his next film 'Hawaizaada' is based on, flew the world's first unmanned aircraft. "We have no proof that he flew the first plane. We do not know if it was true or not...
  • 'Khamoshiyan' fever: Actor Ali Fazal continues film promotion despite ill health 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Actor Ali Fazal is suffering from sinusitis and flu, but that hasn't stopped him from promoting his forthcoming film "Khamoshiyan". He has been advised rest by his doctor, but despite his ill health Ali is going about promoting his film set for Friday release, read a statement. He has had...
  • Manoj Bajpayee, Anil Kapoor, Anupam Kher mourn death of 'Common Man' RK Laxman 3 days ago

    Mumbai: India has lost its morning smile, said Bollywood stars like Anupam Kher and Anil Kapoor on the demise of legendary cartoonist R.K. Laxman, creator of the iconic "The Common Man". Here's what they tweeted: Anil Kapoor: Saddened to hear about the demise of #RKLaxman Had the privilege to be sketched...
  • Photo of the day: Vidya Balan, Emraan Hashmi spotted on the sets of their upcoming film 'Hamari Adhuri Kahani' 3 days ago

    Directed by Mohit Suri, Vidya Balan and Emraan Hashmi's upcoming film 'Hamari Adhuri Kahani' has been generating a lot of buzz. Besides being rumoured that the film is based on Mahesh Bhatt's parents, Nanabhai Bhatt, Shirin Mohammad Ali and his stepmother, the film is also generating a lot of interest...
  • Shruti Haasan to celebrate her birthday with fans on social media; asks them to send her a picture of their act of kindness 3 days ago

    Chennai: Actress Shruti Haasan, who will turn 29 this Wednesday, has decided to celebrate her birthday with her fans on a social networking platform. She has asked her fans to post details and pictures of a good deed they may have done. "Shruti has always believed in doing things that matter...
  • Mamata Banerjee: Padma Vibhushan to Amitabh Bachchan is not enough, he deserves Bharat Ratna 3 days ago

    Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Monday said actor Amitabh Bachchan - who was been conferred the Padma Vibhushan - was a legend and he deserved a Bharat Ratna. "The Padma Vibhushan to Amitabh Bachchan is not enough. He is a legend in his lifetime. He deserves a Bharat Ratna,"...
  • Photo of the day: Bride Soha Ali Khan and groom Kunal Khemu make a cute pair 4 days ago

    Soha Ali Khan posted her last selfie as a single girl and then she and her husband Kunal Khemu posted another pictures of themselves and the newly married couple. The couple got married yesterday in the presence of family and friends. ...
  • Ayushmann Khurrana: I don't keep any crazy aspirations; I'm a very normal person with very simple lifestyle 5 days ago

    Hyderabad: Bollywood actor-singer Ayushmann Khurrana says he is ready to do a Punjabi film provided the script is novel and out-of-the-box. "I am open to Punjabi films. That's because it's my language. And if there is a novel idea, out of the box concept, I will be open to it. It's...
  • Jaipur Literature Festival 2015: Sheldon Pollock talks about finding one's 'not self' through modern translations of ancient Indian scriptures 6 days ago

    Jaipur: The tall, bearded professor looked like any other Caucasian erudite personality. But after listening to him for a minute, one can get dazzled by the eloquence with which he quotes ancient Indian scriptures, shlokas and mantras. On a chilly Saturday morning, noted Sanskrit scholar Sheldon Pollock was in conversation with...
  • Rana Daggubati condoles the demise of M.S. Narayana 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Telugu film actor Rana Daggubati Friday condoled the demise of veteran Telugu comedian M.S. Narayana. Narayana, who had over 750 films to his credit, passed away Friday due to kidney-related ailments. He was 63. Rana, whose last Tamil outing was the Ajith Kumar-starrer 'Arrambam', took to micro-blogging site Twitter to...
  • Jacqueline Fernandez loves pedicure on the go 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Actress Jacqueline Fernandez's busy schedule rarely leaves her with time for herself. No wonder then that she says she doesn't mind having a pedicure done on the go for dainty feet. The Sri Lankan beauty, who endorses foot care and hygeine brand Scholl, launched its new electronic foot file --...
  • Jaipur Literature Festival 2015: Vishal Bhardwaj not yet ready to give up on Shakespeare, may direct a comedy next based on bard's play 1 week ago

    Jaipur: Even though Vishal Bhardwaj has made a trilogy based on Shakespeare's work already, the director doesn't mind making a few more films based on the bard's work. During a short chat up at the ongoing Jaipur Literature Festival, the filmmaker revealed that while he hasn't planned his next film yet,...
  • Irrfan, Arshad, Manoj are better actors than me, says Naseeruddin Shah January 22, 2015

    Jaipur: The front lawn of the historic Diggi Palace was absolutely packed as stalwarts Girish Karnad and Naseeruddin Shah took center stage on the first day of the Jaipur Literature Festival. The two actors discussed cinema and Shah's recently released autobiography 'And Then One Day' in front of a packed,...