Jaipur, Sep 21 A Mumbai-based TV actress has alleged rape by a 25-year-old man at a hotel in Rajasthan’s Neemrana, on the pretext of marriage, police said. On Wednesday, the Neemrana police received a zero FIR from Oshiwara police station in Mumbai regarding the matter, said Sanjay Puniya, SHO, Neemrana police station. He said summons have Read more..
New Delhi, Sep 21 There was no first day, first show for Nandita Das’ “Manto” in several cities in India, and that left the actress-filmmaker “hugely disappointed” on Friday. The situation normalised in the afternoon, according to Viacom18 Motion Pictures. “Manto”, co-produced by HP Studios, Filmstoc and Viacom18 Motion Pictures, traces the life of writer Saadat Read more..
Mumbai, Sep 21 Actress Kajol, who is busy promoting her forthcoming film “Helicopter Eela”, says not a single actress’ film can generate business worth Rs 500 crore the way a Salman Khan film can at the box office. Kajol was interacting with the media to promote “Helicopter Eela” here on Thursday. While there has been constant Read more..
New Delhi, Sep 21 Veteran actress and philanthropist Shabana Azmi, an active spokesperson for women empowerment, believes having women as leaders can bring about a change. “Women leaders can change the world. When women have a seat at the table, they lend their unique perspective to policy decisions that impact them and their communities,” Shabana said Read more..
By Nivedita New Delhi, Sep 21 Rapper Hard Kaur says that ever since she was a child, she faced a lot of negativity and a large part of her struggle was because she was a girl, especially an Indian. Kaur is one of the seven influences who is part of the fourth edition of Levi’s #IshapeMyWorld Read more..
Mumbai, Sep 21 Actor Kajol, who will be seen next in Helicopter Eela, has said that neither her co-star Shah Rukh Khan, nor director Aditya Chopra or she can take credit for the success of Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge, one of the biggest blockbuster of Indian cinema. When asked whether a remake of that film was Read more..
Mumbai, Sep 21 Host-actor Maniesh Paul says his wife Sanyukta has been his constant support since their kindergarten days. While shooting for the ‘Shaadi special’ episode of “Indian Idol 10”, Maniesh revealed that it was his wife who took care of the household when the couple decided to shift to Mumbai in 2008 so that Read more..
Film: “Ishqeriaa; Director: Prerna Wadhwan; Cast: Neil Nitin Mukesh, Richa Chadha, Raj Babbar, Manish Anand, Rating ** “Sabko confuse karna band kar do”. This harmless dialogue told in a jocular tone in the film, inadvertently sums up the fate of the narrative of this 2 hour film. Purportedly, a college love-story, this film ends up Read more..
Film: “Manto”; Director: Nandita Das; Cast: Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Rasika Duggal, Tahir Raj Bhasin, Tilottama Shome, Divya Dutta, Rishi Kapoor; Rating ***1/2 Director Nandita Das’ “Manto” is a poignant and hard-hitting biopic about the controversial, Indo-Pakistani, Urdu short-story writer Sadat Hassan Manto. It is her tribute to Manto, albeit one she renders with honesty as she Read more..
Bollywood actress Richa Chadha, who is known for saying things as it is and not mincing words, recently suffered a bitter experience at an airport she was boarding from. The actress took to her Twitter handle pouring her heart out in a series of tweets. Here’s what she tweeted: Yesterday, in Tbilisi,met the gentlest cabbie… Read more..
London, Sep 21 Middle-aged women who follow a Mediterranean-style diet — rich in fruits, vegetables, grains, potatoes, olive oil, seeds, fish, low saturated fat, dairy products and red meat — may have a reduced risk of stroke, say researchers. The study shows that the diet may be especially protective in women over the age of 40, Read more..
New York, Sep 21 Ever thought why a good night’s sleep is incredibly important for your health? A new study has found that regular bedtime and wake time may help you revive yourself and boost your heart and metabolic health. The study found that people with irregular sleep patterns weighed more, had higher blood sugar, higher Read more..