Why Javed Akhtar didn't write for 'Kuch Kuch Hota Hai' (TV Snippets) (20 minutes ago)
Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) Veteran writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar says he didn't write for Shah Rukh Khan-starrer "Kuch Kuch Hota Hai" because he "thought the movies name was double meaning".
Hope 'Counterfeit Kunkoo' ignites debate on marital rape: Director (24 minutes ago)
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) Filmmaker Reema Sengupta, whose short film "Counterfeit Kunkoo" will have its world premiere at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival, says she wants the movie to start a dialogue around "housing discrimination and marital rape".
'All The Money In The World' to release in India in January (28 minutes ago)
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) Ridley Scott's "All The Money In The World", in which Christopher Plummer replaced actor Kevin Spacey at the last minute following sexual harassment accusations, will release in India on January 5 next year.
When Rhea Sharma opted for Kangana avatar (17:36)
Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) Actress Rhea Sharma donned a similar look to Kangana Ranaut's in "Tanu Weds Manu Returns" for her show "Tu Sooraj Main Saanjh Piyaji".
Sahil Khattar to launch his own channel (17:04)
Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) YouTube star Sahil Khattar will soon launch his own online channel, Khattarnaak, which will deal with "all things dangerous".
Movies best medium to educate children: Raveena Tandon (16:58)
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) Actress Raveena Tandon believes films can be a learning experience for children.
Raj Thackeray's son Amit engaged to Mumbai fashion designer (16:32)
Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) Maharashtra Navnirman Sena President Raj Thackeray's son Amit was engaged to his longtime girlfriend and fashion designer Mitali Borude at a small ceremony here on Monday afternoon.
Deepika has the aura to carry historical roles: Madhuri (16:10)
Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) Bollywood beauty Madhuri Dixit feels that among the current crop of actresses, Deepika Padukone -- who will next be seen in the controversial period drama "Padmavati" -- has an aura best suited for historical characters.
It's time to up my game: Bhumi (Movie Snippets) (16:00)
Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) Actress Bhumi Pednekar, known for movies like "Dum Laga Ke Haisha" and "Toilet: Ek Prem Katha", says her next film "Son Chiraiya" will help her improve her game in Bollywood.
Change will happen if women start motivating each other: Malaika Arora (15:56)
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) Actress Malaika Arora says that she has been brought up in a household where she was always taught to express herself freely and this is what she expects from others too.
Hockey has less commercial moments: Sandeep Singh (15:46)
Chandigarh, Dec 11 (IANS) Former Indian hockey captain Sandeep Singh feels in comparison to cricket, hockey has less commercial moments.
Bollywood condemns teenage actor's alleged mid-air molestation (15:38)
Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) Bollywood celebrities like Kareena Kapoor Khan, Alia Bhatt and Taapsee Pannu denounced the alleged molestation involving a teenage actress as "sad and shameful".
Dilip Kumar turns 95, B-Town prays for his long life (15:22)
Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) From Lata Mangeshkar and Amitabh Bachchan to younger talent like Farhan Akhtar and Riteish Deshmukh -- celebrities from the film world on Monday wished the legendary Dilip Kumar good health and a long life on his 95th birthday.
Saudi Arabia to grant cinema licenses from 2018 (15:12)
Riyadh, Dec 11 (IANS) Saudi Arabia announced on Monday its plan to grant licenses to open cinemas from early next year.
I have been an athlete since childhood: Urvashi (15:10)
Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) Actress Urvashi Rautela says fitness is very important for her to achieve goals in life. She also says that she has been an athlete since childhood and she loves running.
There's nothing a woman can't achieve: Taapsee (13:40)
Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) Actress Taapsee Pannu, who has made her mark with films like "Pink", "Naam Shabana" and "Judwaa 2", says women can achieve anything with determination and strength.
Hemsworth's '12 Strong' out in India in January (13:26)
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) Chris Hemsworth, who hit the jackpot with "Thor: Ragnarok", will next be seen on the silver screen with "12 Strong" that will release in India in January.
Adnan Sami, family meet Afghan Vice President (13:24)
Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) Singer-composer Adnan Sami along with his wife Roya and daughter Medina met Afghanistan Vice President Sarwar Danish.
Fatherhood has changed Liam Payne (13:18)
Los Angeles, Dec 11 (IANS) Singer Liam Payne says fatherhood has "changed him in every single way".
BB Ki Vines, Vidya Vox among top 10 creators of 2017: YouTube (13:10)
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) American singer Vidya Iyer (known as Vidya Vox), comedian-singer Bhuvan Bam aka BB Ki Vines and Nisha Madhulika, a vegetarian Indian YouTube chef, were among the top 10 creators of 2017, the Google-owned company revealed on Monday.
Meet Nizami Bandhu, the 'Rockstar Qawwali' singers (12:34)
By Somrita Ghosh
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) It is 8 pm on a chilly Thursday and the winter wind is howling outside. Yet there is hardly any space for latecomers on the cold marble floors inside the Hazrat Nizamuddin Auliya Dargah, where the stage is set for the Nizami Bandhu to render their soulful melodies.
Adriana Lima won't strip anymore for 'empty cause' (12:24)
Los Angeles, Dec 11 (IANS) Victoria's Secret model Adriana Lima says she will start being more selective about the assignments she takes up and will not take off her clothes anymore for causes that aren't worth it.
Concerned, happy for Janhvi's debut, says mom Sridevi (12:24)
Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) Bollywood's ageless beauty Sridevi says she is going through mixed feelings of being concerned and happy about her elder daughter Janhvi Kapoor making her acting debut with the movie "Dhadak".
Women are fighters: Kareena on Zaira Wasim incident (12:12)
Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan says women are capable of fighting out of every situation in life.
Big B's social media family grows to 80 million (Lead, changing headline) (11:54)
Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has scored 80 million followers collectively on various social media platforms.