Bollywood Country en-us <![CDATA[ Bollywood Country ]]> 70 70 <![CDATA[ Ariana Grande steps out with friends as she 'heals' ]]> Wed, 19 Sep 2018 18:23:32 +0530

New York, Sep 19 : Singer Ariana Grande, who has kept a low profile following the death of her former boyfriend Mac Miller earlier this month, stepped out to enjoy a day out with friends a day after she chose not to attend the Emmy Awards.


]]> <![CDATA[ Didn't mean to hurt Sikh community: Anurag Kashyap ]]> Wed, 19 Sep 2018 17:46:54 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 19 : Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, whose film "Manmarziyaan" has reportedly upset some Sikhs, says the Abhishek Bachchan, Taapsee Pannu and Vicky Kaushal-starrer is a story of three persons and not Sikhism. He is sorry though the intention was not to hurt the community.


]]> <![CDATA[ My father inspires me a lot: Shahid Kapoor ]]> Wed, 19 Sep 2018 17:42:38 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 19 : Actor Shahid Kapoor says he seeks inspiration from his father Pankaj Kapur, and thinks he can never match up to the veteran actor's level.


]]> <![CDATA[ Shibani Dandekar to come out with a music show soon ]]> Wed, 19 Sep 2018 17:28:00 +0530

New Delhi, Sep 19 : Actress-singer Shibani Dandekar says she is planning a special show with her friend and singer Monica Dogra.


]]> <![CDATA[ Cinema changing pre-conceived notions about small towns: Radhika Madan ]]> Wed, 19 Sep 2018 17:00:32 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 19 : Popular television actress Radhika Madan, who plays one of the leading ladies in the upcoming film "Pataakha" -- set in a small town of Rajasthan -- says such hinterland stories are changing the urban audience's perception about small towns.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Khoobsurat' was an unforgettable experience, says Sonam ]]> Wed, 19 Sep 2018 16:43:49 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 19 : As Shashanka Ghosh's "Khoobsurat" completed four years on Wednesday, actress Sonam Kapoor Ahuja became nostalgic and called the film an "unforgettable experience".


]]> <![CDATA[ We need to respect women's feelings, desires: Nawazuddin Siddiqui (IANS Interview) By Sugandha Rawal ]]> Wed, 19 Sep 2018 15:30:30 +0530

New Delhi, Sep 19 : With discussions around pay parity, women empowerment and movements against sexual abuse making way for change in Hollywood, Nawazuddin Siddiqui is hoping for a similar effect in India. The critically-acclaimed actor says it is time to give women the respect they deserve.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Bangalore Days' deserves a Hindi remake: Siddharth Roy Kapur ]]> Wed, 19 Sep 2018 15:26:54 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 19 : Film producer Siddharth Roy Kapur thinks the 2014 Malayalam film "Bangalore Days" deserves a Hindi remake.


]]> <![CDATA[ A 'Sholay' replay: Asrani reanimates classic act for theatre ]]> Wed, 19 Sep 2018 15:25:32 +0530

New Delhi, Sep 19 : Fan or not, most cinelovers remember veteran actor-comedian Govardhan Asrani for his "Jailor" scene in the 1975 hit "Sholay". A reenactment of it in his play "Makhichoos" comes after almost 43 years, reminding us why the thespian is loved both on screen and stage.


]]> <![CDATA[ Priyanka Chopra's Assamese film to release on October 26 ]]> Wed, 19 Sep 2018 14:12:07 +0530

Guwahati, Sep 19 : Jahnu Barua directorial "Bhoga Khirikee", the first Assamese movie to be produced by Priyanka Chopra's banner, will release on October 26.

]]> <![CDATA[ Love for family connects Priyanka, Nick ]]> Wed, 19 Sep 2018 14:06:28 +0530

Los Angeles, Sep 19 : Love for family and faith was the connect that pulled Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas towards each other, says the American singer, who got engaged to the Indian actress in July.


]]> <![CDATA[ When Badshah left everything for Arjun Kapoor ]]> Wed, 19 Sep 2018 13:51:37 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 19 : Rapper Badshah, who was busy with his album "ONE" (Original Never Ends), says that he "dropped everything" to do a song for Arjun Kapoor's film.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Love Sonia' inspires man to help trafficked girls monetarily ]]> Wed, 19 Sep 2018 13:47:34 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 19 : After watching "Love Sonia", a film that delves into the global problem of the flesh trade, a person from Mumbai donated Rs 8 lakh for helping trafficked girls.


]]> <![CDATA[ Have learnt to put my foot down when needed: Remo after 'Race 3' ]]> Wed, 19 Sep 2018 13:35:49 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 19 : Salman Khan-starrer "Race 3" minted money at the box office, but its commercial success failed to make Remo D'Souza's creative mind happy, leaving him scarred by the criticism and trolls against the movie.


]]> <![CDATA[ Producing any film never easy: Siddharth Roy Kapur ]]> Wed, 19 Sep 2018 12:30:45 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 19 : Film producer Siddharth Roy Kapur, who is backing an upcoming movie on the life of Indian astronaut Rakesh Sharma, says producing a film -- irrespective of its genre -- is never an easy task.


]]> <![CDATA[ Keep your skin care routine simple: Harshvardhan Kapoor ]]> Wed, 19 Sep 2018 11:01:25 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 18 : Bollywood actor Harshvardhan Kapoor on Tuesday said that he prefers to keep his skincare routine simple but regular.


]]> <![CDATA[ Sonam, Anand to be special guests at Armani's show in Milan ]]> Wed, 19 Sep 2018 10:59:22 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 19 : Actress Sonam Kapoor Ahuja and her husband and businessman Anand S. Ahuja will soon fly to Milan to attend a fashion show on an invitation by veteran designer Giorgio Armani.


]]> <![CDATA[ Nora Fatehi to debut as singer ]]> Wed, 19 Sep 2018 10:57:44 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 19 : Dancer-actress Nora Fatehi is set to make her singing debut. She has collaborated with Morocco-based group Fnaire to re-create the official Arabic adaptation of "Dilbar".


]]> <![CDATA[ Felt bad with audience response to 'Race 3': Remo ]]> Wed, 19 Sep 2018 10:54:56 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 19 : Filmmaker-choreographer Remo D'Souza, who is gearing up for his forthcoming reality show 'Dance Plus' season 4 has said that he felt bad as his last directorial 'Race 3' was not able to do desired business at the box-office.


]]> <![CDATA[ Salman Khan inaugurates Umang centre in Jaipur ]]> Tue, 18 Sep 2018 18:24:34 +0530

Jaipur, Sep 18 : The special children of Umang, a Jaipur-based NGO, had a whale of a time as Bollywood superstar Salman Khan officially inaugurated the centre on Tuesday.


]]> <![CDATA[ Women should speak for themselves, says Sunny Leone ]]> Tue, 18 Sep 2018 16:56:53 +0530

New Delhi, Sep 18 : From being an adult star to playing the lead role in Bollywood films, actress Sunny Leone aka Karanjit Kaur, who fought several hardships throughout her career, believes women should stand up for their rights.


]]> <![CDATA[ Always liked to be ahead of time: Shilpa ]]> Tue, 18 Sep 2018 16:49:06 +0530

New Delhi, Sep 18 : Actress Shilpa Shetty says that she always liked to be ahead of time.


]]> <![CDATA[ Mika Singh believes he can sing better than Arijit Singh ]]> Tue, 18 Sep 2018 16:41:43 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 18 : Singer Mika Singh says he can sing "Channa mereya" better than Arijit Singh.


]]> <![CDATA[ Rhea Chakraborty's twisted prep 'Jalebi...' ]]> Tue, 18 Sep 2018 16:36:00 +0530

Actress Rhea Chakraborty isolated herself from her family and friends to prepare for her role in "Jalebi- The Everlasting Taste Of Love".


]]> <![CDATA[ When Sharman Joshi roamed around Mumbai with missing posters ]]> Tue, 18 Sep 2018 16:33:35 +0530

Actor Sharman Joshi stepped onto the roads in Mumbai as part of a promotion of his forthcoming film "Kaashi in Search of Ganga", and says it was an exciting experience.


]]> <![CDATA[ Varun Dhawan meets 'real life hero' ]]> Tue, 18 Sep 2018 16:29:18 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 18 : Actor Varun Dhawan met "real life hero" Sudha Varghese, who is fighting against untouchability.


]]> <![CDATA[ Nice to meet Manto's family: Rasika ]]> Tue, 18 Sep 2018 14:10:11 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 18 : Actress Rasika Dugal, who plays Saadat Hasan Manto's wife in the forthcoming film "Manto", is hosting the late Urdu writer's daughters in India. She says that it is nice to finally get to meet the family.


]]> <![CDATA[ Varun, Anushka signed as ambassadors of Skill India Campaign ]]> Tue, 18 Sep 2018 13:22:40 +0530

New Delhi, Sep 18 : Actors Varun Dhawan and Anushka Sharma have been signed on to promote and endorse the Skill India Mission, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.


]]> <![CDATA[ Time for Indian cinema to explode onto global stage: Ali Fazal ]]> Tue, 18 Sep 2018 13:18:02 +0530

New Delhi, Sep 18 : Actor Ali Fazal, who played one of the title roles in Stephen Frears' directorial "Victoria & Abdul" with veteran actor Judi Dench, feels that now is the time for Indian cinema to make its presence felt like never before on global platforms.


]]> <![CDATA[ Shantanu Maheshwari, Vrushika to reunite for music video ]]> Tue, 18 Sep 2018 13:02:25 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 17 : Actor-dancer-host Shantanu Maheshwari will reunite with his former "Dil Dostii Dance" (D3) co-star Vrushika Mehta for an upcoming music video.


]]> <![CDATA[ Want to surpass audience expectation: Actor Gulshan Devaiah ]]> Tue, 18 Sep 2018 12:41:47 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 18 : Actor Gulshan Devaiah, who is preparing for his 'bad guy' role in the third instalment of Vidyut Jammwal starrer "Commando", feels artistes should always surprise audience.


]]> <![CDATA[ Shruti Haasan performs in London for the first time ]]> Tue, 18 Sep 2018 12:24:19 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 18 : Actress-singer Shruti Haasan was happy to perform in London for the first time, and says she is planning more "music focused gigs internationally".


]]> <![CDATA[ Salman inaugurates special children's centre in Jaipur on Tuesday ]]> Tue, 18 Sep 2018 12:14:32 +0530

Jaipur, Sep 17 : Well-known Bollywood actor Salman Khan will officially inaugurate "Umang" -- a centre for special children -- in Jaipur on Tuesday, said an official on Monday.


]]> <![CDATA[ Indian women will relate to 'Cheater Mohan': Kanika Kapoor ]]> Tue, 18 Sep 2018 12:12:08 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 18 : Singer Kanika Kapoor says modern-day Indian women will relate to her song "Cheater Mohan".


]]> <![CDATA[ Varun, Anushka work in textile factory for film ]]> Tue, 18 Sep 2018 12:10:39 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 18 : Actors Varun Dhawan and Anushka Sharma worked in a textile factory in Faridabad for the forthcoming film "Sui Dhaaga - Made in India".


]]> <![CDATA[ Rekha, Imtiaz Ali, Nawazuddin Siddiqui attend special screening of 'Manto' ]]> Tue, 18 Sep 2018 12:08:18 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 18 : Bollywood celebrities including Rekha, Imtiaz Ali, Deepti Naval, Shabana Azmi and others attended a special screening of the film "Manto" starring Nawazuddin Siddiqui as the Indo-Pakistani, Urdu author Saadat Hasan Manto.


]]> <![CDATA[ Living sans gadgets in 'Bigg Boss' would be tough, says Karanvir Bohra ]]> Mon, 17 Sep 2018 18:29:05 +0530

New Delhi, Sep 17 : Before entering the "Bigg Boss 12" house, actor Karanvir Bohra, who is quite active on social media, shared how difficult it would be for him to live without his phone.


]]> <![CDATA[ I'm asthmatic: Priyanka Chopra ]]> Mon, 17 Sep 2018 17:37:56 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 17 : Indian actress Priyanka Chopra says she's asthamatic and there is nothing to hide about it.


]]> <![CDATA[ I did some of my best work after becoming a mother: Mandira Bedi ]]> Mon, 17 Sep 2018 16:58:34 +0530

New Delhi, Sep 17 : Actress Mandira Bedi agrees that juggling between family and work is a struggle for a working mother but she suggests that one needs to find the right formula. She says that some of her best work happened after she became a mother.


]]> <![CDATA[ Rajkummar Rao introduces 'Made In China' characters ]]> Mon, 17 Sep 2018 16:09:02 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 17 : Actor Rajkummar Rao introduced his and actress Mouni Roy's characters in the forthcoming film "Made In China".


]]> <![CDATA[ Raghavendra Rathore to showcase at pop up show in Dubai ]]> Mon, 17 Sep 2018 16:03:01 +0530

New Delhi, Sep 17 : Indian designer Raghavendra Rathore will showcase his festive collection at a pop up show organised by leading Asian retailer Robinsons. It will start from September 28 and will go on till October 20 at Dubai Festival City Mall.


]]> <![CDATA[ Planning doesn't work in 'Bigg Boss' house, says Hiten Tejwani ]]> Mon, 17 Sep 2018 15:29:13 +0530

New Delhi, Sep 17 : Actor Hiten Tejwani, who was a part of the 11th season of controversial TV reality show "Bigg Boss", does not believe in the allegations of the show being scripted.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Iktarfa' a gift for people who love unconditionally: Palash Sen ]]> Mon, 17 Sep 2018 15:24:20 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 17 : Band Euphoria's frontman Palash Sen, who is directing a new short film titled "Iktarfa" on the digital platform, says it is a gift to people who love "unconditionally".


]]> <![CDATA[ To win top TIFF award is surreal: Radhika Madan ]]> Mon, 17 Sep 2018 14:59:04 +0530

Toronto, Sep 17 : Actress Radhika Madan, whose debut film "Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota", won a top award at the 43rd Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) that concluded here on Sunday, said it was a surreal moment and couldn't have asked for more.


]]> <![CDATA[ If I want advice, I'll ask John: Sikandar Kher ]]> Mon, 17 Sep 2018 14:54:22 +0530

New Delhi, Sep 16 : Actor Sikandar Kher says that whether it's about scripts or producing films or taking advice in general, he likes to approach actor-producer John Abraham.


]]> <![CDATA[ When Rasika 'betrayed' Nawazuddin Siddiqui ]]> Mon, 17 Sep 2018 14:35:58 +0530

New Delhi, Sep 17 : Actress Rasika Dugal says that her "Manto" co-star Nawazuddin Siddiqui felt betrayed as she got paid for working in the forthcoming film.


]]> <![CDATA[ Happy to go slow and steady: Sanya Malhotra ]]> Mon, 17 Sep 2018 14:33:49 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 17 : Actress Sanya Malhotra, who is gearing up for the release of her films, says she would rather go slow with quality projects than sign films to maintain visibility.


]]> <![CDATA[ Ronit Roy honoured to be part of 'Thugs Of Hindostan' ]]> Mon, 17 Sep 2018 14:31:26 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 17 : Actor Ronit Roy will be seen featuring in the upcoming film "Thugs Of Hindostan". He says he is honoured to be a small part of the film.


]]> <![CDATA[ Priyanka Chopra kisses 'baby' Nick Jonas on birthday ]]> Mon, 17 Sep 2018 14:27:17 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 17 : Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra shared an adorable photograph kissing her fiance Nick Jonas, whom she fondly calls "baby", on his 26th birthday.


]]> <![CDATA[ Heartening to see audiences loving our short film: Divya ]]> Mon, 17 Sep 2018 13:40:32 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 17 : Guneet Mongas short film, "Plus Minus", crossed over 10 million views in three days and its actress Divya Dutta is happy to see audiences loving it with a big heart.