Body-shaming isn’t cool, says Sushmita Sen

Mumbai, Aug 17 : Actress and former Miss Universe Sushmita Sen, considered as one of the fittest celebrities in Hindi film industry, said on Thursday that body-shaming is not a cool concept. Asked whether she had ever gone through weight gain issues, she told the media at an event here: “I had this thing… because […]

‘Ramyug’ being made at right time for youth: Kunal Kohli

Mumbai, Aug 16 : Bollywood director and producer Kunal Kohli, who announced his upcoming film ‘Ramyug’ on Thursday, says it is the right time to make this film, given the changed mindset of today’s youth. The ‘Faana’ director interacted with the media at the film announcement event here. Commenting on the changed preferences of youth […]

IMG Reliance launches fashion portal

Mumbai, Aug 16 : IMG Reliance, a joint venture between IMG Worldwide of US and Reliance Industries, on Thursday launched a fashion portal aimed at the evolving Indian consumers. ‘The Voice of Fashion’ will guide Indian users of India about fashion. Its primary partners are INIFD, Good Earth, House of Anita Dongre, Apple Music and […]

‘Queen of Soul’ Aretha Franklin dead at 76

Detroit, Aug 16 : Legendary singer Aretha Franklin, who got the epithet ‘Queen of Soul’, died here on Thursday after battling serious health conditions. She was 76. Franklin died at 9:50 a.m. at her home here, surrounded by family and friends, according to a statement on behalf of Franklin’s family from her longtime publicist Gwendolyn […]

Indian film fraternity pays tribute to ‘selfless’, ‘warm’ Vajpayee

Mumbai, Aug 16 : Lata Mangeshkar felt the same pain upon hearing of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s demise on Thursday, as she did when she lost her father. The legendary singer led the Indian film industry’s tributes to the selfless and beloved titan and statesman. The 93-year-old leader, who had faded from public […]

Sonakshi’s ‘mantra’ for instant dose of happiness

Mumbai, Aug 16 : Actress Sonakshi Sinha says her mantra for an instant dose of happiness is to watch something that is light and happy. English Entertainment channel Romedy NOW will introduce a specially curated property ‘Happy Hours’, a line-up of romantic comedies, in collaboration with Sonakshi-starrer “Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi”. “My mantra for an […]