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Women breaking into Bollywood backstage

WOMEN in Indian cinema were traditionally only ever seen as sari-clad beauties who would sing and dance their way into the hero's heart or...

Bollywood promoter sentenced in bank fraud scam

A WELL-known Bollywood promoter and film producer from northern Virginia was sentenced to seven years in prison on Friday (January 30) for one of...

Indian court overturns Government ban on smoking in films

THE DELHI High Court yesterday overturned an Indian federal ban on performers smoking in films, saying it restricted creative freedom of expression. “A...

Chandni Chowk to China is a fun film, but that’s about it…

By Ashwin Mehra WHAT happens when you combine Chinese cinema's beautifully staged choreography with Bollywood's eclectic mix of melodrama and its myriad of...

Aamir Khan blockbuster is Bollywood’s biggest grossing movie

INDIAN actor Aamir Khan’s latest film has become Bollywood’s biggest grossing movie, its producers said, lightening the mood in an industry gripped by fears...

Bollywood looks to ‘King Khan’ for year-end boost

BOLLYWOOD’S first major release since the terrorist attacks last month opens in theatres in Mumbai tomorrow, with the film industry hoping star actor Shah...

Mumbai attacks put Bollywood on hold

THE ripple effects of the militant attacks on Mumbai are being felt by the city's Bollywood film industry, with premieres and new releases postponed...

Bollywood icon Bachchan keeps gun under pillow in Mumbai

INDIA’S Bollywood film icon Amitabh Bachchan slept with a loaded gun under his pillow as militants attacked the city of Mumbai, he wrote in...

Bush Dada

BOLLYWOOD makes the unprecedented move of taking a dig at George W Bush in a low-budget spoof about a bunch of Indians who enter...

Maharashtra bans film on migrants

MAHARASHTRA, a western Indian state has banned a film on hardships faced by migrants in Mumbai for fears it could stoke fresh attacks on...