When SRK got ‘auctioned’ on TV show

Mumbai, March 9 (IANS) He’s used to seeing cricketers being auctioned in the Indian Premier League (IPL), but during an episode of TV show “India Poochega Sabse Shaana Kaun?”, superstar Shah Rukh Khan put himself up for ‘auction’ [...]

Ready to go size zero if film demands it: Bhumi Pednekar (Interview)

Mumbai, March 8 (IANS) In an industry where slim waists, six-packs and fit frames are the order of the day, here comes the unusual Bhumi Pednekar, embodying an overweight girl in her debut film “Dum Laga Ke Haisha”. Weight issues [...]

Manu Rishi turns director

Mumbai, March 8 (IANS) Actor Manu Rishi, known for his comic timing, has turned director on the occasion of International Women’s Day on Sunday.“I have been wanting to direct a film for a while now and the subject of my film is [...]

I’ve learnt from my mistakes: Ayushmann

Mumbai, March 8 (IANS) Actor Ayushmann Khurrana, who is enjoying the success of his latest film “Dum Laga Ke Haisha”, says he has learnt from his mistakes and would be more careful while choosing films.“As an actor, I have [...]

Want to do women-centric films: Dibakar Banerjee

Kolkata, March 8 (IANS) After a spate of films with men as central characters including the forthcoming “Detective Byomkesh Bakshy!”, filmmaker Dibakar Banerjee is now planning to do some women-centric projects.“Absolutely, [...]

B-Town wants every day as International Women’s Day

Mumbai, March 8 (IANS) On the occasion of International Women’s Day on Sunday, Bollywood stars like Amitabh Bachchan, Karan Johar and Sonakshi Sinha have urged the society to treat women as equals throughout the year and not just assign [...]

I want to keep working till I die: Anupam Kher

Mumbai, March 8 (IANS) A working birthday is the best possible treat that veteran actor Anupam Kher could provide himself. As he turned 60 on Saturday, Anupam staged his new play “Mera Woh Matlab Nahin Tha”. Exhilarated and excited, [...]

Actor Aditya Pancholi nabbed for pub brawl, gets bail

Mumbai, March 8 (IANS) A Mumbai magistrate granted bail to Bollywood actor Aditya Pancholi who was arrested for a brawl in a pub, officials said here on Sunday.“Aditya Pancholi was arrested today (Sunday) morning… He had a fight [...]

Stand up against abuse, Shraddha exhorts women

Mumbai, March 8 (IANS) Actress Shraddha Kapoor has slammed the concept of International Women’s Day, which is celebrated globally on March 8. She suggests people should stand up against abuse every day and not just on a single day. The [...]

Nikhil Advani denies being on Facebook

Mumbai, March 8 (IANS) Filmmaker Nikhil Advani says he has no account on the social networking site Facebook.The “Kal Ho Naa Ho” fame director took to microblogging site Twitter to tell his fans about a fake account in his name on Facebook. “The [...]