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Feminism is misunderstood, says Frieda Pinto

INDIAN actress Freida Pinto, who rose to fame with Oscar-winner 'Slumdog Millionaire', says the feminism advocates gender equality but is largely misconstrued as an...

Amitabh Bachchan defends Hollywood debut

SUPERSTAR Amitabh Bachchan has warned his millions of fans to keep their eyes peeled for his long-awaited Hollywood debut, otherwise they might miss it...

Pop stars climb stairway to heaven early, finds study

IT'S LONG been said that pop stars live fast and die young, but a new Australian study has added scholarly credibility to the adage,...

Director Dibakar Banerjee marks Bollywood’s 100 years with ‘Bombay Talkies’

INDIAN director Dibakar Banerjee has marked 100 years of Indian cinema with a short film inspired by a story written by Oscar-winning filmmaker Satyajit...

Indian shooting juggernaut rolls on

INDIA’S Gagan Narang won his fourth gold medal on Saturday (October 9) as the hosts continued to dominate the shooting medals at the Commonwealth...

Proud of you: Freida Pinto to ex Dev Patel on Oscar nod

   Actor Dev Patel's former girlfriend, actress Freida Pinto has congratulated him on earning an Academy Award nomination this year. The 32-year-old actress took to...

Maid withdraws rape claim against Shiney Ahuja

A DOMESTIC maid who alleged that a Bollywood actor raped her at his home has withdrawn her allegation, Indian media said yesterday. The 20-year-old woman...

Growing intolerance cause for concern, says Shabana Azmi

VETERAN actress Shabana Azmi on Friday (November 20) said the  growing intolerance in the country was a worrying factor and against the "very spirit...

Bollywood actors appeal for peace

IN THE INTEREST of peace, Bollywood actors like Priyanka Chopra, Ranbir Kapoor, Farhan Akhtar, Ajay Devgn, Anil Kapoor and Sophie Choudhary urged the people...

With awards, Bollywood shows growing imprint in US

BOLLYWOOD this week throws its premier awards event for the first time in the United States, which has quietly become the leading overseas market...