Bollywood Country en-us <![CDATA[ Bollywood Country ]]> 70 70 <![CDATA[ Can't take law in your hands: Arbaaz ]]> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 18:16:11 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 18 : Expressing his thoughts on the "Padmavati" controversy, actor-filmmaker Arbaaz Khan has said the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) decides which film is proper for public consumption, so people should let them decide first, and not take the law into their own hands.


]]> <![CDATA[ Made some friends for life with 'Silver Linings...': Anupam ]]> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 16:09:38 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 18 : Veteran actor Anupam Kher, who shared screen space with Hollywood stars Robert De Niro, Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence in "Silver Linings Playbook", says he made a few friends for life while shooting for the 2012 comedy drama film.


]]> <![CDATA[ Taapsee trolled for wearing short dress, replies strongly ]]> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 16:05:02 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 18 : Actress Taapsee Pannu, a keen supporter of women's empowerment, on Saturday poked fun at a few social media users who trolled her online for wearing a short dress.


]]> <![CDATA[ Would love to work with Sunny: Arbaaz Khan ]]> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 16:03:10 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 18 : Actor Arbaaz Khan, who is gearing up for the release of his upcoming film "Tera Intezaar" along with Sunny Leone, says that he would love to work with the actress again.


]]> <![CDATA[ Twinkle Khanna speaks at UN women's entrepreneurship summit ]]> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 15:57:27 +0530

New York, Nov 18 : Writer, film producer and former actress Twinkle Khanna participated in a panel discussion on "Sparking Confidence in Girls with Stars of Today"


]]> <![CDATA[ Shocked at what Deepika is going through: Ruby Rose ]]> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 14:49:07 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 18 : Australian actress Ruby Rose on Saturday lent out her support to actress Deepika Padukone, who has been threatened of physical harm over the release of her film "Padmavati".


]]> <![CDATA[ Sonali, Naseeruddin Shah bond over Marathi cinema ]]> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 14:32:27 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 18 : Actress Sonali Kulkarni and veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah, who will share screen space in the upcoming film "Hope Aur Hum", says they bonded over Marathi cinema.


]]> <![CDATA[ Film industry should boycott IFFI over 'Padmavati' row: Shabana Azmi ]]> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 14:26:24 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 18 : Veteran actress Shabana Azmi on Saturday urged the Indian film industry to boycott the 48th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in Goa to protest against the threats to actress Deepika Padukone and filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali on their upcoming film "Padmavati".


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Aashiqui' fame actor Rahul Roy joins BJP ]]> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 14:23:48 +0530

New Delhi, Nov 18 : Actor Rahul Roy, known for his 1990 romantic film "Aashiqui", on Saturday joined the BJP in the presence of Union Minister Vijay Goel.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Padmavati' makers knew paper work was incomplete: CBFC chief Prasoon Joshi ]]> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 14:15:57 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 18 : Without commenting on the reports that the application for "Padmavati" had been sent back to the makers, Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) chief Prasoon Joshi said on Saturday the film's application had come up for review and that the makers admitted that the paper work was incomplete.


]]> <![CDATA[ Every film is commercial: Sanjay Mishra ]]> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 13:42:36 +0530

New Delhi, Nov 17 : Actor Sanjay Mishra, who has acted in movies like "Ankhon Dekhi" and "Golmaal Again", says all the films that are made are commercial as money goes into making them.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Kadvi Hawa' not an art film: Ranvir Shorey ]]> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 13:31:25 +0530

New Delhi, Nov 17 : Actor Ranvir Shorey says that his forthcoming movie "Kadvi Hawa", which deals with the issue of climate change, is not an art film.


]]> <![CDATA[ Ed Sheeran lands in Mumbai, welcomed in traditional style ]]> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 13:26:05 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 17 : Ed Sheeran landed in Mumbai for his Sunday concert amid heavy security and much fanfare. The popular singer was welcomed at the airport with a traditional welcome ceremony with flowers, dancers and dhols.


]]> <![CDATA[ Salman, Katrina's 'beautiful bond' ]]> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 13:24:14 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 18 : Filmmaker Ali Abbas Zafar says Bollywood superstar Salman Khan and actress Katrina Kaif shared a beautiful bond while working on the sets of upcoming spy thriller film "Tiger Zinda Hai".

]]> <![CDATA[ Disha Patani not a fan of heavy jewellery ]]> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 13:03:38 +0530

Bengaluru, Nov 18 : Actress Disha Patani prefers the minimalistic look when it comes to her fashion choices.


]]> <![CDATA[ Mumbai police warns protestors against being 'adventurous' on 'Padmavati' ]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 17:54:08 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 17 : The Mumbai police has warned individuals and groups against taking the law into their hands while protesting against Leela Bhansali's upcoming film "Padmavati."


]]> <![CDATA[ Mahesh Bhatt inspired me to play Neela: Sayantani Ghosh ]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 17:07:21 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 17 : Actress Sayantani Ghosh, who plays a step-mother in Mahesh Bhatt's "Naamkarann", says the filmmaker convinced her to take up the role.


]]> <![CDATA[ Gulfam Khan wants to play a comic character ]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 17:05:31 +0530

Actress Gulfam Khan, who is seen in television shows like "Naamkarann" and "Laado - Veerpur Ki Mardaani", says she wants to play a comic character.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Bhansali has the right to re-interpet history' ]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 14:12:51 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 17 : Director Rahul Rawail says filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali, whose forthcoming film "Padmavati" is surrounded by controversy, has the right to re-interpet history according to his imagination.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Padmavati' protest: Entry to Chittorgarh Fort closed ]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 14:06:48 +0530

Jaipur, Nov 17 : Entry to the famous Chittorgarh Fort in Rajasthan was closed on Friday in protest against filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali's upcoming movie "Padmavati", which many claim has distorted historical facts.


]]> <![CDATA[ I'm accepted across the industry: Gauahar Khan ]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 13:51:39 +0530

New Delhi, Nov 17 : From a journey which started with modelling to featuring in music videos, reality TV shows and films, actress Gauahar Khan has come a long way in her showbiz career. She says she doesn't feel the need to be in soap operas because as it is, she is "accepted (across) the industry".


]]> <![CDATA[ Salman Khan to perform in ISL opening ceremony ]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 13:44:43 +0530

Kochi, Nov 16 : Bollywood superstar Salman Khan will perform at the opening ceremony of the fourth edition of the Indian Super League (ISL) here on Friday.


]]> <![CDATA[ No accident in Kolkata, says Big B ]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 13:34:30 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 17 : Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has rubbished all rumours about meeting with a car accident in Kolkata, saying he is well.


]]> <![CDATA[ Sexual abuse in every alternate household, says Radhika ]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:50:40 +0530

New Delhi, Nov 17 : Actress Radhika Apte feels that sexual abuse does not only exist in the world of showbiz but takes place in every alternate household.


]]> <![CDATA[ I avoid using products with strong chemicals: Mouni Roy ]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:04:12 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 16 : Actress Mouni Roy says her skincare regime is very basic, adding that she avoids using products with strong chemicals.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Tumhari Sulu': Strong performances elevate this light-hearted film (IANS Review, Rating: ***) ]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:02:18 +0530

Film: "Tumhari Sulu"; Director: Suresh Triveni; Cast: Vidya Balan, Manav Kaul, Neha Dhupia, Malishka Mendonza; Rating: ***


]]> <![CDATA[ Vivek Oberoi to release an anti-tobacco video ]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:53:46 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 16 : Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi says he feels he must address important social issues as a public figure.

]]> <![CDATA[ Objectifying women not wrong if done aesthetically: Kriti Kharbanda ]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:51:08 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 16 : Actress Kriti Kharbanda, whose latest movie is "Shaadi Mein Zaroor Aana", believes there is nothing wrong in objectifying a woman's beauty, as long as it is done aesthetically.


]]> <![CDATA[ '10 Ka Dum' to return with Salman as host 'very soon' ]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:41:26 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 17 : Reality television show "10 Ka Dum" will return with a new season "very soon", with "who else but" Salman Khan, a Sony Entertainment Television official said here.


]]> <![CDATA[ Kapil Sharma to be 'back with a bang' with TV show ]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:31:57 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 17 : Comedian Kapil Sharma will be back "with a bang" on the small screen with his popular entertainer "The Kapil Sharma Show" soon, a channel official has confirmed.


]]> <![CDATA[ Akshay Kumar's tip to aspiring actor ]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:27:58 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 17 : Actor Akshay Kumar gave a suggestion to an aspiring actor while shooting for "The Great Indian Laughter Challenge".


]]> <![CDATA[ Khadi not just cloth, but a movement: Neeta Lulla ]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 18:54:16 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 16 : Ace designer Neeta Lulla, who is using Khadi for the film "Manikarnika", believes the handspun fabric is a movement that should be taken forward as a campaign idea.


]]> <![CDATA[ Government must support artistes: Hans Raj Hans ]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 18:41:33 +0530

New Delhi, Nov 16 : Popular singer Hans Raj Hans says the music industry is in crisis, and the government must support the artistes as far as possible.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Padmavati' row intensifies; Karni Sena threatens to cut Deepika's nose ]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 18:29:51 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 16 : The row over filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansalis "Padmavati" intensified on Thursday after a Shri Rajput Karni Sena member threatened to chop off actress Deepika Padukones nose amid a call for "Bharat Bandh" (shutdown) on December 1 when the film is slated for pan-India release.


]]> <![CDATA[ We should be proud of Sanjay Leela Bhansali: Aditi Rao Hydari ]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 17:28:29 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 16 : Actress Aditi Rao Hydari, who plays a pivotal role in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's directorial "Padmavati", says we should be proud of the filmmaker and give him space to create "the amazing work".


]]> <![CDATA[ Independence of IFFI will never get compromised: Vani Tripathi ]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 17:15:47 +0530

New Delhi, Nov 16 : IFFI steering committee member Vani Tripathi Tikoo has questioned filmmaker Sujoy Ghosh over mailing his resignation as the head of the jury of the Indian Panorama Section of the 48th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) to the media, instead of discussing the matter with the ministry.


]]> <![CDATA[ Deepika's passion for perfection is beyond impressive: Yasmin Karachiwala ]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:58:51 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 16 : Celebrity fitness trainer Yasmin Karachiwala says Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone is very passionate about fitness and enjoys every bit of working out.


]]> <![CDATA[ Making people laugh a proud feeling: Rajiv Thakur ]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:22:52 +0530

Comedian-actor Rajiv Thakur, who is seen playing a double role in TV show "Tera Baap Mera Baap", says he feels proud when he brings smiles on people's faces.


]]> <![CDATA[ Masaba Gupta designs for KJo ]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:10:41 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 16 : Fashion designer Masaba Gupta has designed the costume for filmmaker Karan Johar for a promo of the upcoming TV show "Indias Next Superstars".


]]> <![CDATA[ Layered clothing, camouflage prints: Winter trends for men ]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 14:05:30 +0530

New Delhi, Nov 16 : Layering of clothing can look good in winter if you team them the right way. Camouflage prints, tape trims and unexpected contrasts in colour is a trend to catch up with, suggest experts.


]]> <![CDATA[ Watch film before objecting: Richa Chadha on 'Padmavati' controversy ]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 13:37:33 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 16 : Actress Richa Chadha has asked those who are protesting against the release of Sanjay Leele Bhansali's "Padmavati" to first watch the film. She says that no religion is that weak that a movie can break it.


]]> <![CDATA[ Have big opportunity at Oscars: Rajkummar on 'Newton' ]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 13:17:05 +0530

New Delhi, Nov 16 : National Award-winning actor Rajkummar Rao, whose comedy drama film "Newton" is Indias official entry for the Best Foreign Language Film category at the 90th Academy Awards, says India has a big opportunity this year at the Oscars.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Don 3' is definitely happening: Ritesh Sidhwani ]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 13:15:42 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 16 : Producer Ritesh Sidhwani says the third instalment of Shah Rukh Khan starrer "Don" Franchise will happen but he is waiting for the right script.


]]> <![CDATA[ Saeed Jaffrey was fantastic actor: Anupam Kher ]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 12:58:47 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 16 : Veteran actor Anupam Kher says late actor Saeed Jaffrey was a "fantastic human being and a great conversationalist".


]]> <![CDATA[ Gulshan Kumar's name still alive because of his deeds: Daughter ]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 12:43:40 +0530

Noida, Nov 16 : Gulshan Kumar was working towards changing the face of the Indian music business when he was shot dead outside a temple in 1997. His daughter and singer Tulsi Kumar says her father lived a short life, but he is still alive in the memories of people because of his work and deeds.


]]> <![CDATA[ Make-up tricks to keep you winter ready ]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 12:38:21 +0530

New Delhi, Nov 16 : Winter is approaching and with this comes the task to make your skin look flawless even in thechilly season. The right make-up trick like opting for creamy blushers and choosing matte lipsticks can do the trick, say experts.


]]> <![CDATA[ Aaradhya's presence brings happiness in our home, says Big B ]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 11:37:33 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 16 : Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says that his granddaughter Aaradhya's presence brings a lot of happiness in their home and life.


]]> <![CDATA[ Want to work where I enjoy myself: Kiku Sharda ]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 11:32:11 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 16 : Comedian-actor Kiku Sharda says he wants to enjoy his work, and doesn't want to take up a job which is boring.


]]> <![CDATA[ Learnt so much about Nepal from Manisha: Gulshan Grover ]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 11:30:28 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 16 : Actor Gulshan Grover, who is currently shooting in Nepal, has thanked actress Manisha Koirala for introducing him to "beautiful country" and making him learn about the culture.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Fukrey Returns' won't be overshadowed: Producer ]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 11:09:08 +0530

Mumbai, Nov 15 : Producer Ritesh Sidhwani, who is excited about his upcoming home-production "Fukrey Returns", says his film will not get overshadowed by other big-budget films.