Dance

  • Good news: This lap dancing robot shakes her hips like Beyonce. Bad news: She's really creepy looking 09-04-2014 11:56 AM

    This robot has moves that Beyonce wants back. Created as a one off by artist Jordan Wolfon with help from special effects company Spectral Motion, the robot is currently being exhibited at David Zwirner Gallery in New York.She wears a tiny dress and follows the owner around. The cyborg with...
  • 'Strictly Come Dancing' to get special BAFTA honour 21-03-2014 10:49 AM

    London: Glitzy ballroom dancing competition 'Strictly Come Dancing' will be honoured with a British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) award in April. The award recognises the hard work of the production team and will celebrate the show's "outstanding creative and technical achievements" since 2004 when its first series...
  • It's very 'hatke', will take the audience by surprise: Mithun Chakraborty on rapping for 'DID Li'l Masters' 21-03-2014 10:12 AM

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Mithun Chakraborty, who recently became a Rajya Sabha member, will be seen in another new avatar on television, where he turned rapper for the first time at a dance reality show. India's original disco dancer will show cool moves in the upcoming grand premiere episode of 'Dance...
  • SpiceJet mid-air Holi dance: DGCA action a bit too harsh, says expert 21-03-2014 09:22 AM

    New Delhi: The aviation community in India is divided over the DGCA's strict action against SpiceJet over a mid-air Holi jig by crew members. The video of a mid-air performance by the crew of SpiceJet dancing to a Bollywood song might have been a pleasant surprise for passengers but it...
  • SpiceJet defends mid-air Holi dance but suspends two pilots 20-03-2014 09:52 AM

    New Delhi: Three days after Holi, some employees of the airline SpiceJet are facing the blues. While the DGCA has issued a show cause notice to the airline, SpiceJet says it is yet to receive the notice, but has given assurances that it will co-operate with the DGCA. SpiceJet also...
  • Mumbai boy Shyam Yadav wins 'Dance India Dance 4' 23-02-2014 10:13 AM

    Mumbai: Shyam Yadav, a 17-year-old from Mumbai, walked away with the 'Sunehri Taqdeer Ki Topi' as the winner of reality show 'Dance India Dance Season 4' Saturday. As the winner, he also won the key to a brand new car, a Maruti Celerio. He has also signed a three-year contract...
  • Arvind Kejriwal wins Internet points for two popular retweets and the ability to take a joke 18-02-2014 04:05 PM

    Arvind Kejriwal will be credited with many things in the future. He's the force that led cynics to believe in the power of democracy in a country where corruption is deeply entrenched. His footprints in Indian polity ruled by dynastic power players make him stand out like a sore thumb....
  • Kim Kardashian learning pole dancing to impress Kanye West? 09-02-2014 04:25 PM

    New York: Reality TV star Kim Kardashian attended a pole dancing class in LA with her few friends. The 33-year-old mother of one shared a photo from pole dancing class in Los Angeles on February 7 alongside close friends Larsa Pippen and Blac Chyna, reported the New York Daily News....
  • I want to do limited but good work: Honey Singh 08-02-2014 03:48 PM

    Mumbai: Unlike other singers who love to work on multiple songs at a stretch, Rapper and music composer Yo Yo Honey Singh wants to focus on quality over quantity. "I don't want to work more. I want to do limited but good work," Honey Singh said here Friday at the...
  • Snapshot: Three extremely stylish outfits Priyanka Chopra wore in three days 05-02-2014 04:58 PM

    Priyanka Chopra is on a promotional spree and apart from spotted promoting her upcoming film 'Gunday' on various occasions, the actress was recently seen posing with Range Rover at the ongoing Auto Expo in Greater Noida. Clad in a black dress, the actress posed sitting on the bonnet of Range...
  • Mammootty, Mohanlal perform 'Lungi Dance' with Shah Rukh Khan 11-01-2014 10:38 AM

    New Delhi: Shah Rukh Khan might be living a busy life, but he is certainly not one of those celebrities who crib about his hectic work schedule. The actor, who ushered in the New Year with his family in Dubai, was back to his favorite destination, this time for professional...
  • Nothing wrong with star performances, will do it again: SP MLC 09-01-2014 11:40 PM

    Samajwadi Party MLC Bhukkal Nawab invited more criticism for the party when he justified Bollywood stars' performance at the extravagant 'Saifai Mahotsav' in an interview to CNN-IBN. "There is nothing wrong with Madhuri Dixit's performance. We have done it the past, will do it again," said Bhukkal. ...
  • Star-struck UP government gives Madhuri Dixit's film a huge tax break 09-01-2014 10:11 PM

    Lucknow: After announcing a tax break of Rs 1 crore for Bollywood actress Madhuri Dixit's upcoming movie 'Dedh Ishqiya', the Uttar Pradesh government is now considering to wave off 25 pert cent entertainment tax for the film in the state. Unfazed by the slew of controversies surrounding the state government,...
  • Item girl tag is derogatory and silly: Malaika Arora Khan 09-01-2014 12:38 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Malaika Arora Khan, whose popular dance numbers like 'Chaiyya Chaiyya', 'Munni Badnam Hui' have raised the bar for her contemporaries to match her style, finds the item girl tag 'derogatory and silly'. "I don't like the term 'item girl'... Why not look at it (item song) as a...
  • Michelle Obama's Bollywood dance among top White House Photos 07-01-2014 06:26 PM

    Michelle Obama's rhythmic dance moves to peppy Bollywood numbers during a Diwali bash has made it to one of the top White House photos for the year 2013. Taken by Chuck Kennedy, the 49-year-old First Lady is seen doing Bollywood dance in the State Dining Room along with choreographer Nakul...
  • Deepika Padukone turns 28: 10 of her best dance performances 05-01-2014 11:37 AM

    New Delhi: Deepika Padukone was born in Copenhagen, Denmark on January 5, 1986. She was raised in Bangalore. Today she has turned 28. We have compiled a list of ten of her best dance performances in films. She has been paired up with top actors like Shah Rukh Khan and...
  • Lauren Gottlieb turned Santa for underprivileged kids 25-12-2013 03:15 PM

    Mumbai: Actress-dancer Lauren Gottlieb recently celebrated Christmas with the children of Smile Foundation, a national level development organisation, and she said it was the 'best way' to celebrate the festival. Apart from cutting a Christmas cake with the children, the actress from Scottsdale, Arizona, US, also gave away gifts to...
  • Watch: Vaughan's musical choreography with 350,000 lights on Christmas 23-12-2013 10:56 AM

    Keeping with the Christmas spirit, Bill Vaughan from Virginia celebrates the festival in a fascinating way - with dancing lights. It is a spectacular musical choreography with 350,000 lights. ...
  • Bollywood's surprise hits of 2013 07-12-2013 04:22 PM

    New Delhi: While roping in popular names is the most reliable way for films to rake in the moolah, 2013 saw several projects that featured new faces and didn't rely on typical an cliched elements to churn out box office hits. We bring to you a list of films that...
  • Madhuri Dixit to be a celebrity guest on 'Dance India Dance' 06-12-2013 03:37 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood's dancing diva Madhuri Dixit will make her first appearance on popular dance reality show 'Dance India Dance' where she will promote her forthcoming release 'Dedh Ishqiya'. Madhuri was one of the judges on 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa' and her appearance on the 'Dance India Dance' sets has stirred up...
  • I'm fine if a guy sings my song to impress my daughter: Honey Singh 06-12-2013 01:54 PM

    New Delhi: Rapper Honey Singh says his songs are not to demean women and claims if a boy sings them to impress his daughter he has no problem with it. The 23-year-old 'Lungi Dance' hitmaker, who is married for more than two years, said that audience like songs on girls...
  • 'Happy Feet 2' choreographer taught Aamir Khan tap dancing in 'Dhoom 3' 06-12-2013 11:19 AM

    New Delhi: Actor Aamir Khan, who has impressed with his tap dancing number in 'Dhoom 3', learned the skill from acclaimed Australian choreographer Dein Perry. Aamir, who plays a negative role in the movie, flew all the way to Australia to learn the grungy tap dance, which is high on...
  • 'Boogie Woogie' is my favourite show: Prabhudeva 28-11-2013 03:05 PM

    Mumbai: Choreographer-director Prabhudheva is excited about the hit dance show 'Boogie Woogie' making a comeback. He says it is his favourite. 'Boogie Woogie', launched in 1996 by actor Javed Jaffrey, his brother Naved and actor Ravi Behl, will return on the small screen soon on Sony Entertainment Television. The new...
  • World famous month-long 'Sonepur mela' begins on Saturday 16-11-2013 07:08 PM

    The globally renowned, month-long 'Sonepur mela' at which elephants, horses and cattle are sold and purchased began on Saturday on the bank of the river Ganga in Bihar's Saran district. With traditional sports like horse racing and dog show part of the fair, this year para-gliding is an added attraction,...
  • Kangana Ranaut's dance training helps her in 'Rajjo' 09-11-2013 02:34 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Kangana Ranaut says she has been training in classical Indian dance for the past five years and she is glad that in her upcoming film 'Rajjo' she has got a chance to show her moves. "I have been learning classical dance for a long time and it's just...
  • Virgin America's sassy safety video is branding at its best 30-10-2013 05:11 PM

    New Delhi: There is no denying the fact that airlines use multiple gimmicks to help customers pay attention to their safety instructions. But roping in a nun and using robot rap and contortionists to jazz up a pre-flight safety video does sound a bit hilarious, right? To have an edge...
  • International dance festival in Gwalior from Wednesday 22-10-2013 05:34 PM

    An international dance festival featuring teams from various countries, including India, will be held in Gwalior from Wednesday. The festival 'Green Wood Udbhav Utsav', to be held between October 23 and 27, has been jointly organised by the Udbhav Krida Avam Sanskritik Sanstahn and Green Wood Public School. "Through this...
  • It is easy to make Salman Khan dance, says Mudassar Khan 21-10-2013 11:15 AM

    Mumbai: Mudassar Khan, who choreographed superstar Salman Khan's dance moves in songs like 'Humka Peeni Hai' and 'Dhinka Chika', says it is relatively easy to make the actor learn the dance steps. Salman, during a visit for an event, was impressed with Mudassar's dance moves and had asked him to...