‘Tiger Zinda Hai’ not political, only a human story: Director

By Durga Chakravarty New Delhi, Dec 12 : “Tiger Zinda Hai”, a film about two spies — one Indian and the other Pakistani — is largely a story about humanity, says its director Ali Abbas Zafar, who feels handling sensitive topics can be a “double-edged” sword these days. Even at the best of times, tackling […]

Spellbound: An attempt at novelty

By Sugandha Rawal Noida, Dec 12 : It is said that first love is always special — and so is the first venture. So say Sagar Sharma and Ramneek Pantal, who have joined hands to launch Spellbound restaurant here. Be it bringing kabuli channa together with paneer or giving an “aam chutney” twist to paneer […]

4 expert tips to maintain your skin during winter

New Delhi, Dec 12 : Ready with your new winter look but not ready to deal with the harsh winter weather? While winter is all about snuggling into cozy quilts, sitting by the heater and sipping hot drinks, it is also about dealing with dry skin, chapped lips, and cracked heels. Dr. Chandrika Mahendra, Principal […]

Change will happen if women start motivating each other: Malaika Arora

By Nivedita New Delhi, Dec 11 : 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. For her, freedom of expression is essential for both men and women and change will happen if […]

Meet Nizami Bandhu, the ‘Rockstar Qawwali’ singers

By Somrita Ghosh New Delhi, Dec 11 : 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 […]

My marriage to Dilip Kumar a perfect dream: Saira Banu

By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Dec 11 : On thespian Dilip Kumar’s 95th birthday, his evergreen wife Saira Banu, 22 years his junior, says her marriage to him has been a “perfect dream”. Dilip Kumar is recuperating from a bout of pneumonia. On his special day, a stream of visitors began trickling into their bungalow […]