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‘Obscene’ Pakistan cricket film hits cinemas

  A PAKISTANI film about a boy emulating the fairytale career of cricket star Shahid Afridi hit cinemas on Friday (August 23) despite objections from...

Tributes to an ‘extraordinary, intense, inspirational lodestar’

Sudha Bhuchar, actor and artistic director, Tamasha Theatre Company: I am deeply saddened and devastated at the loss of my dear friend, Paul Bhattacharjee...

Arjun Rampal questions model-turned-actor stereotype

NEARLY a decade after making his debut in Bollywood, former model and National Award winner Arjun Rampal still has his share of critics who...

Nick Jonas is one of Priyanka Chopra’s ‘favourite men’

Priyanka Chopra, who is enjoying her homecoming with Nick Jonas in Goa, has called her rumoured beau one of her "favourite men". The 35-year-old...

Going niche is the future for Indian television

BABIES, cars, food and fashion - Indians are now waking up to a plethora of television channels catering to their individual needs. With...

Indian film-maker hopes to take gay issues out of the closet

AN INDIAN director is hoping her new film will throw a spotlight on gay rights in a country where homosexuality remains taboo and little...

Kareena kapoor khan blessed with a baby boy

 Bollywood couple Kareena Kapoor Khan and Saif Ali Khan have been blessed with a baby boy on Tuesday."We are very pleased to share with...

Bappi Lahiri is appointed goodwill ambassador in Nepal

POPULAR music director Bappi Lahiri has been appointed the goodwill ambassador of UNESCO Nepal’s “Education For All” in a unique honour.   The Chief Patron of...

Bollywood hopes Christmas animation is a draw for audiences

INDIA said in the late 1970s it would “smash” any attempt by Pakistan to develop atomic weapons amid a failed US bid to broker...

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan to make Instagram debut tomorrow

Actor Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is set to make foray into social media through Instagram tomorrow. The 44-year-old actor, who has steered clear of the...