MUMBAI - Television producer and host Vikas Gupta says India has double standards when it comes to treating women with equality. Gupta, who featured in reality television show "Bigg Boss 11", interacted with the media here on Sunday when he walked the ramp for #BeWithBeti charity fashion show. "I very strongly believe that India is very 'dogala' (double standards) country. We refer to our country as ‘Bharat mata' but....
MUMBAI - The title of forthcoming Bollywood film "Cheat India" has been changed to "Why Cheat India" after the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) expressed concern over it, the makers have said. A statement issued on behalf of the film's producers -- T-Series Films, Ellipsis Entertainment and Emraan Hashmi Films -- read: "The CBFC had concerns about the title 'Cheat India'. We had an extensive conversation with the....
NEW DELHI - A delegation of young Hindi film actors Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt, and filmmakers Karan Johar, Rohit Shetty and Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari met Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Thursday to discuss how the entertainment industry can contribute to nation building. The 'Prime Minister's Squad' -- as Shetty put it -- also included Ekta Kapoor, Ranbir Kapoor, Varun Dhawan, Sidharth Malhotra, Ayushmann Khurrana....
MUMBAI - Actor Alok Nath, who has been accused of rape by writer-director Vinta Nanda and has been granted anticipatory bail, has surfaced from hiding to speak, albiet conditionally. "The honourable court and my lawyers have advised me to keep completely silent for now. In fact I've been quiet throughout. Maybe, some words escaped my mouth in my state of angst. But otherwise I've been lying absolutely low for the last three months," Alok said.
HYDERABAD - Actress Kiara Advani, who made her debut in Telugu cinema with "Bharat Ane Nenu" last year, bagged Best Find of Year at Zee Cine Awards Telugu for her performance. Overwhelmed by the "motivating" start to 2019, she says she is focussed on working harder to entertain fans. The awards ceremony was held here on Sunday, and just a day later, Kiara posted a heartfelt note on social media.
MUMBAI - Veteran singer Ila Arun, who has sung for a show that talks about the predicament of a girl who is a victim of stalking, has opened up about her own stalking experience during the earlier stage of her career. "When I was stalked, it haunted me for a long time and I used to ask people to go through all my couriers that I used to receive. Expressing love is different, but writing something vulgar is non-acceptable.
MUMBAI - Actress Kiara Advani is excited about her special appearance in Abhishek Varman's period drama "Kalank". Kiara interacted with the media at the launch of a Bluestone store here on Dec 11th. On her upcoming projects, she said: "I am very excited for my special appearance in 'Kalank' since it's a huge film and it's the first time I am doing something in the period space. I have finished shooting for that."
NEW DELHI - Rajinikanth-starrer "Kaala" had a socio-political message on the plight of Dalits, but here's another "Kaala" -- a short film by Tarun Jain -- which aims to highlight the issue of racism in India, especially against Africans. "My film 'Kaala' is my response to the troubled nights and anger which pushed me every day to tell this story. It is a socio-political film about the uncompromising issue of racism in India.
NEW DELHI - His movement is limited, diet is restricted and he recognises only a few close ones. But as he turns 96 on Tuesday, Bollywood legend Dilip Kumar continues to get the love of his fans who have embraced his prolific performances in a glorious career that has earned such epithets like Indian cinema's 'Kohinoor' and 'Tragedy King'. Instead of having a glitzy affair, Dilip Kumar will be surrounded by his family members and....
NEW DELHI - Actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan kept away from the social media for a very long time until joining Instagram earlier this year. She says the fact that people start seeing it as a "barometric reflection of your popularity or status" was a put off for her. The actress and former Miss World has spoken up about it for Conde Nast Traveller India, the 50th issue of which features her as the cover star.