Silence against hatred is complicity: Actress Swara Bhaskar

By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, April 21 : Outspoken actress Swara Bhaskar, who has made a name for herself in Bollywood with strong roles in some offbeat films, says she loves to take hateful trolls head on as it very important “to expose the hatred and the low level of humanity of so many of […]

Living up to professional demands: Amitabh Bachchan

By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, April 21 : Stunts can be risky at 75, but that’s not stopping Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan from doing any of it. He says there’s always an effort to meet professional demands. The actor, who will next be seen in “102 Not Out”, has performed stunts for his other film […]

Global showbiz world pays tribute to music genius Avicii

[Los Angeles : FILE – In this Nov. 24, 2013 file photo, Avicii accepts the award for favorite artist – electronic dance music at the American Music Awards in Los Angeles. Swedish-born Avicii, whose name is Tim Bergling, was found dead, Friday April 20, 2018, in Muscat, Oman. He was 28. /PTI] Los Angeles/Mumbai, April […]

Not doing anything on-screen was hardest: Banita Sandhu on ‘October’

By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, April 21 : Staying still with her eyes shut and not doing anything on-screen was the hardest challenge for British Indian actress Banita Sandhu while shooting “October”. Banita, who plays a comatose girl in Shoojit Sircar’s highly-lauded film, says a whole lot of homework went into playing Shiuli, the girl […]

Nushrat Bharucha, Asha Negi catwalk at India Runway Week

New Delhi, April 21 : Bangladeshi designer Bibi Russell opened the India Runway Week spring/summer 2018, which saw actors Nushrat Bharucha and Asha Negi take to the ramp for designers Kavita Aggarwal and Soniya Sanchi respectively. The Indian Federation for Fashion Development (IFFD) hosted the tenth season of India Runway Week (IRW) at The DLF […]

Proud of being part of ‘Bharat’: Sunil Grover

Mumbai, April 21 : Comedian-actor Sunil Grover, who has bagged a role in superstar Salman Khan starrer “Bharat”, says he is proud to be a part of the project. The film’s director Ali Abbas Zafar welcomed Sunil to the film’s cast, headlined by Salman Khan and Priyanka Chopra. “Welcome Sunil Grover to ‘Bharat’,” Zafar tweeted. […]