Mumbai, July 17 (IANS) He is best known to Bollywood fans as the actor who essayed Rani Laxmibai's husband Gangadhar Rao in "Manikarnika: Queen Of Jhansi", but Jisshu Sengupta is a celebrated actor in Bengali cinema.  

Veteran Bengali actor Swarup Dutta passes away at 78

Veteran Bengali actor Swarup Dutta passes away at 78

Kolkata, July 17 (IANS) Yesteryears actor Swarup Dutta, known for his performances in Bengali films such as "Pita Putra" and "Harmonium", died here on Wednesday at the age of 78.  

I feel I was destined to be an actress: Palomi

I feel I was destined to be an actress: Palomi

Mumbai, July 16 (IANS) National award-winning actress Palomi Ghosh, who plays a pivotal role in the upcoming Netflix web series ‘Typewriter, says although she had no plan to become an actress, she was destined to be one.  

Hema Malini's debut Punjabi production gets release date

Hema Malini's debut Punjabi production gets release date

Mumbai, July 12 (IANS) Veteran actress and BJP MP Hema Malini's first Punjabi production, "Mitti - Virasat Babbaran Di", is set to hit the screens on August 23.  

Bengali artist finds her muse in landscapes, nature

Bengali artist finds her muse in landscapes, nature

New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) For Kolkata-based artist Sujata Kar Saha, the natural landscapes she saw during her childhood in her village returned to her as inspirations for her paintings, a fresh selection of which will open for public display on Friday here.  

ED summons film actress Rituparna Senupta in Rose Valley case

ED summons film actress Rituparna Senupta in Rose Valley case

Kolkata, July 10 (IANS) A day after summoning Bengali superstar Prosenjit Chatterjee, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Wednesday called leading actress Rituparna Sengupta for questioning in connection with the Rose Valley Ponzi scam probe.  

ED summons actor Prosenjit Chatterjee for questioning

ED summons actor Prosenjit Chatterjee for questioning

New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) Tightening its noose around Bengali actor Prosenjit Chatterjee, the Enforcement Directorate has summoned him to appear before it on July 19 in connection with the Rose Valley chit fund scam.  

Rare footage of 'Vande Mataram' comes to film archives

Rare footage of 'Vande Mataram' comes to film archives

Pune, July 9 (IANS) Rare footage of the iconic Marathi film "Vande Mataram" (1948) - featuring legendary writer and playwright P.L. Deshpande and his wife Sunita in lead roles - was handed over to the National Film Archives of India (NFAI), an official said here on Tuesday.