DANCE

  • Nidhie Sharma's 'Dancing With Demons' will keep you entertained throughout 4 days ago

    New Delhi: A debut author whose book is already being made into a Bollywood film, this feat was intriguing enough for me to pick up this book. The author, Nidhie Sharma is a writer-director living in Mumbai and has studied at NYU. 'Dancing With Demons' is a story about two...
  • US: TV anchor dances by himself when refused for a dance November 6, 2014

    Ever ask someone to dance and they say no? A TV channel employee when turned down for a dance in west Virginia, went right ahead, undeterred and undefeated and danced by himself. ...
  • Watch: Indian scientist who danced to explain her research on tornadoes wins the 2014 'Dance Your PhD' contest November 5, 2014

    New Delhi: An Indian scientist who danced to explain her research on tornadoes, has won the top prize in the 2014 'Dance Your PhD' contest. Uma Nagendra is a researcher doing her Ph.D. at the University of Georgia, Athens, in the United States. The 'Dance Your PhD' contest, the results for which...
  • Watch: Shraddha Kapoor shows off her dance moves in 'Dance Basanti' October 28, 2014

    Shraddha Kapoor's first item number from 'Ungli' is out. The demure actress has turned item girl for Karan Johar's production venture and is shaking a leg with Emraan Hashmi. 'Dance Basanti' is a peppy dance number and it is soon going to become the party anthem of the year. Shraddha looks...
  • Meet Bhim Niroula, the YouTube star you've probably never heard of October 27, 2014

    New Delhi/Reading: If you are addicted to web virals, you have at least once been forwarded a link to singer Bhim Niroula's music channel. He's a nondescript man, wearing what can only qualify as week-day office wear, in a video that has now over two million views on YouTube. The track...
  • 'DID 3' participant Sanam Johar wins 'Dare 2 Dance' October 27, 2014

    The winner of the one of its kind dance reality show hosted by Akshay Kumar that made the contestants dance in extreme conditions has been announced. Sanam Johar of 'Dance India Dance 3' fame has won the trophy by defeating co-contestant Emilie Caillon. The show had 13 participants...
  • Saving the girl child: 8,760 artistes dance into record books October 7, 2014

    Kullu: Over 8,000 artistes on Tuesday performed a folk dance in this town to highlight the message of saving the girl child and created a record for the largest voluntary participation in an event at one point of time, organisers said. "A total of 8,760 dancers, comprising girls and women, performed...
  • Chhattisgarh: Bureaucrats dance on KBC, face ire of CM Raman Singh October 6, 2014

    Raipur: Two powerful bureaucrats of Chhattisgarh have caught the ire of Chief Minister Raman Singh for dancing on Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan's television show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati'. Additional Chief Secretary MK Rout and Raman Singh's OSD Vikram Sisodia got on to the stage when the show was being recorded in...
  • Govinda is my favourite dancer; I feel very happy when he dances: Farah Khan October 3, 2014

    Mumbai: Farah Khan has choreographed song sequences with a bevy of Bollywood stars in her over two-decade-long career. But she says her favourite dancer amongst them all is comedy king Govinda for his sheer ability to dance with all his heart. "Govinda is my favourite dancer. I feel very happy when...
  • Indian-Americans treat performers outside White House with samosas September 30, 2014

    As US President Barack Obama hosts private dinner for PM Narendra Modi, the people performing outside White House were treated with Indian delicacies like Samosa and vada. ...
  • Watch: India International Dance Congress 2014 September 14, 2014

    Indian International Dance Congress brings together passionate dancers from across the world on one platform. ...
  • Australia returns two stolen ancient, priceless idols to India September 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott who is on a state visit to India is returning two looted idols seized from Australian museums during a meeting with the Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi on Friday. Abbott is personally delivering the National Gallery of Australia's Rs 30 crore...
  • Akshay Kumar: If your work becomes your passion, you get the energy automatically September 4, 2014

    Akshay Kumar can manage multiple film projects and a TV show with ease. The actor says time management is easy if you love your work. Touted as Bollywood's action titan, Akshay is ready to make a comeback to TV with a unique dancebased reality show Dare 2 Dance and he's excited...
  • Sonam Kapoor's stylist Pernia Qureshi to make Bollywood debut with Muzaffar Ali's 'Raqs The Dance Within' August 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Stylist Pernia Qureshi says playing the lead in Muzaffar Ali's upcoming period film 'Raqs The Dance Within' is a dream come true. Best known for styling Sonam Kapoor in Aisha, Pernia is making her debut as an actress and she is essaying the role of a revolutionary...
  • Honey Singh on his work ethics: Please don't rush me; please don't ask me to deliver a song in hours; please don't say, 'Kuch bhi chalega' August 24, 2014

    Mumbai: Rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh, who rustled up hit number 'Aata majhi satakli' for 'Singham Returns' in 30 minutes, says quick work means "compromising with quality" and that he now wants to focus on durable compositions. "I couldn't say no to the 'Singham Returns' track, although I had no time...
  • SRK's dance with Kolkata police officer draws criticism, opposition targets Mamata Banerjee August 11, 2014

    Kolkata: Politicians Sunday criticised a woman police officer for dancing in uniform alongside Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan at an event here. They pointed fingers at West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee who was also present. Subinspector Sampa Haldar was seen dancing to a popular number from the Khanstarrer "Jab Tak Hai...
  • Chau dance brings change to lives of antisocials July 23, 2014

    A joint initiative by the East Singhbhum district police and a cultural organisation here has brought positive change in the lives of drug addicts, petty criminals and street ruffians by schooling them in the art of Chau dance and acting. There are 35 of them, all slum dwellers of Sonari...
  • 'The Imitation Game' trailer: Benedict Cumberbatch plays the WWII genius cryptographer mathematician Alan Turing July 22, 2014

    For those who have been completely charmed by British actor Benedict Cumberbatch in BBC's 'Sherlock', the latest trailer for the upcoming film 'The Imitation Game' will make your day.Cumberbatch, who portrayed the role of the socially awkward genius detective Sherlock Holmes in the criticallyacclaimed series, will be seen in the...
  • Dancer Lauren Gottlieb to feature in Remo D'Souza's 'ABCD 2' as well July 6, 2014

    Mumbai: Danceractress Lauren Gottlieb, who made her Bollywood debut with Remo D'Souza's dance drama 'ABCD: Anybody Can Dance', will return in the sequel. Lauren will play a pivotal role in the Varun Dhawan and Shraddha Kapoor starrer film. Apart from Varun, Shraddha and Lauren, the dance flick, which will be shot...
  • Varun Dhawan spends time with reallife dancers for 'Anybody Can Dance 2' July 4, 2014

    Mumbai: You might see Varun Dhawan spending a lot of time these days with a young dancer named Suresh from Nala Sopara here because he is playing him in Remo D'Souza's directorial venture "ABCD 2", the sequel to "ABCD Any Body Can Dance". The aspirational dance film is based on...
  • 'The Sleepwalker's Guide to Dancing' is a story of a dysfunctional family that cannot be forgotten July 3, 2014

    The past is beautiful and also has the power to be vicious. For it to rear its ugly head and not let go, till the demons have been put to rest. As a reader, I see this theme occurring again and again in books. I think that one cannot ignore...
  • Zendaya says she's the right fit for Aaliyah role June 18, 2014

    New York: For anyone concerned about who would play Aaliyah in a film about her life, the girl who earned the role 17yearold Zendaya says it mattered to her, too. "I really want it to be perfect for her and show young people what she was able to do...
  • Maharashtra Cabinet passes law banning dance bars in state June 13, 2014

    New Delhi: The Maharashtra Cabinet on Friday passed a law banning dance bars across the state. The Maharashtra Cabinet had on Thursday approved a draft bill to amend the Dance Bar Prohibition Act to remove a 'legal lacuna' on the ground of which the Supreme Court had struck down its...
  • Maharashtra bans dance bars June 12, 2014

    Mumbai: The Maharashtra Cabinet on Thursday approved a draft bill to amend the Dance Bar Prohibition Act to remove a 'legal lacuna' on the ground of which the Supreme Court had struck down its 2005 order to ban dance bars. The move comes as a blow to thousands of bar girls...
  • I'm a host first, being an entertainer comes later: VJ Andy June 11, 2014

    Mumbai: He has hosted reality shows and participated in a few as well, but popular video jockey Andy, who can be seen grooving on the seventh season of celebrity dance show "Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa" nowadays, says he prefers to be referred to as a 'host' over an 'entertainer'. "I have hosted...