Sep 29

Rakhi Sawant turns director

Mumbai: Bollywood actress and item girl Rakhi Sawant will be seen donning the director’s hat for her upcoming music video and she says she is excited to direct dancers for the very first time. “I am excited to direct 30 dancers for my music video. But for my fans I will also act in it. We

Get Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s make-up look this festive season!

New Delhi: Which girl wouldn’t want to look like Aishwarya Rai Bachchan? This festive season get your make-up in place and look like the Bollywood diva by following a few simple tips coming straight from the experts who worked with her. Red-carpet makeup experts of L’Oréal Paris have decoded Aishwarya’s make-up look for the festive

Arpit Ranka becomes father, blessed with son

Mumbai: Arpit Ranka, the Indian actor popular for his onscreen character Duryodhan in Star Plus magnum opus “Mahabharat”, is now father of a son. Arpit’s wife Nidhi gave birth to a boy on Tuesday at Cloudnine Group of Hospitals here. It was a normal delivery and this is the couple’s first baby, said a statement.

Received flak for my fashion sense initially: Taapsee

Mumbai: Actress Taapsee Pannu says while today she does not seek anyone’s approval for her clothes, the criticism for her fashion choices in the beginning of her career was quite discouraging. When asked if she is fashion-conscious, the “Pink” actress told PTI, “No I am not. Initially I used to. When you begin, the kind

Dhoni biopic reaffirms faith in youth from small towns: Anupam Kher

Mumbai: Veteran actor Anupam Kher is proud to be a part of the biopic “M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story” and says the film reaffirms trust in today’s youth from small towns. “‘M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story’ makes you believe in power of hard work. It reaffirms your faith in today’s youth from small towns. Story

‘Force 2’ trailer pays tribute to unsung heroes

Mumbai: The makers of “Force 2” have dedicated the Bollywood movie’s trailer to all the heroes who have sacrificed their lives for the nation. A special slide has been added to the trailer to salute the “unrecognised martyrs”, says director Abhinay Deo. The trailer of the John Abraham-starrer will be unveiled later on Thursday. Its

Zee Entertainment announces foray into radio

Mumbai: Indian content conglomerate Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited (ZEEL) on Thursday announced its foray into the radio industry with the acquisition of UAEs Hum 106.2 FM radio station. This now enables ZEE provide an extensive media solution to its partners through television, radio and digital media. After being a pioneer with the launch of India’s

Everybody deserves to know Dhoni’s inspiring story: Bhumika

Chennai: Actress Bhumika Chawla, who is making a comeback to Bollywood after nine years in Neeraj Pandey’s “MS Dhoni: The Untold Story”, feels everyone deserves to know the personal side of the most successful Indian captain as his story is very inspiring. “There’s so much I didn’t know about Dhoni which I learnt after working

Fit and fab

She is fit and athletic, and she owes it to sticking to a regular fitness routine. In Chandigarh for an event, actress Kangana Ranaut shares, “Being in the glamorous industry, it is imperative to be fit. While I exercise regularly, I also follow a strict diet plan. I eat healthy food and never skip meals.”

Shilpa Shetty pens down her second book on recipes

Mumbai: Bollywood actress and entrepreneur Shilpa Shetty, who debuted as an author with her book ‘The Great Indian Diet’, is coming up with the second volume. “In the coming days, I will be announcing a big news in the health sector. I am very excited about that. I am writing my second book. The first

Pak singer’s concert in Bengaluru cancelled

      Bengaluru: Amid heightened Indo-Pak tensions in the aftermath of the Uri terror attack, Pakistani classical singer Shafqat Amanat Ali’s concert scheduled here on Friday has been cancelled.  “We decided to cancel the concert of Pakistani singer Shafqat Amanat Ali. We took this decision in the aftermath of Uri attacks,” Radio Mirchi Group

Amitabh, Ranveer bag GQ awards

Mumbai: Oozing with style and glamour, celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan, Ranveer Singh and Saif Ali Khan walked home with trophies at the GQ Men of the Year Awards 2016. GQ India celebrated its eighth anniversary with the annual Men of the Year Awards in association with Chivas at the Grand Hyatt, Mumbai on Tuesday. The

Herry Tangiri shed 15 kg to play Yuvraj Singh onscreen

Mumbai: Actor Herry Tangiri had to lose 15 kgs to play the role of former India batsman Yuvraj Singh in “M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story”, based on India’s limited-overs skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Herry said in a statement: “To get into the character of Yuvraj Singh, I had to train for two months. Not only

Kiran Rao a fan of Kangana, Alia’s style

Mumbai: Filmmaker Kiran Rao says National award winning actress Kangana Ranaut has a great sense of style. “I think Kangana has a great style. And apart from that, Alia Bhatt chooses an easy going style which I like very much,” Rao told reporters at the GQ Men of the Year awards on Tuesday. “In men,

Selena Gomez first to reach 100 mn Instagram followers

Los Angeles, Sep 28 (IANS) Singer Selena Gomez has reportedly become the first person on image-sharing site Instagram to reach 100 million followers. The 24-year-old has beaten the likes of her friend Taylor Swift — who has 91.4 million fans on the site, Beyonce (85.3 million), and Kim Kardashian (83.6 million) to be the most-followed

Sushant visits Dhoni’s Delhi home

Mumbai: Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni took actor Sushant Singh Rajput to his home in the capital after the promotions of the forthcoming film “M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story” here. Dhoni on Wednesday evening took Sushant and the film’s producer Arun Pandey to his home in Air India Colony. The address was home to Dhoni,

Replace Mahira, Fawad in ‘Raees’, ‘Ae Dil…’, demands MNS

Mumbai: The MNS on Wednesday demanded the replacement of Pakistani actors Mahira Khan and Fawad Khan from their respective Bollywood projects “Raees” and “Ae Dil Hai Mushkil”. At a press conference here, Amey Khopkar, President of Maharashtra Navnirman Sena’s film wing, said: “The day Pakistan will stop attacking our country, we will extend the hand

Proud of you: Rishi Kapoor on son Ranbir’s 34th birthday

Mumbai: On actor Ranbir Kapoor’s 34th birthday, his proud father Rishi Kapoor said he wants his son to focus on doing good work. “Happy Birthday Ranbir! God bless. Bas, apna kaam achcha karo! (Just do your work well)… We (are) proud of you,” Rishi tweeted. Ranbir has shared screen space with his parents Rishi and

I’m a selfie queen: Kareena Kapoor

Mumbai: Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan call sherself a “selfie queen” and says she is so obsessed with selfies that she takes them every 5-10 minutes. Kareena said this in the upcoming episode of “Vogue BFFs” show, where she was present along with her fashion designer friend Manish Malhotra. When asked by show host Kamal Sidhu

Milind Deora meets Tommy Hilfiger

Mumbai: Former union minister Milind Deora said he was happy to meet American fashion designer Tommy Hilfiger, who shared his love for Indian fashion, especially the work of designer duo Gauri and Nainika. “Was a pleasure to see you again Tommy Hilfiger and to discover just how much you respect Indian fashion, especially my pals