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Karachi body flays Shabana, Javed for attacking Pakistan

Karachi body flays Shabana, Javed for attacking Pakistan

Karachi: The Arts Council of Pakistan has criticized veteran Indian actress Shabana Azmi and her lyricist-writer husband Javed Akhtar for axing their visit to Karachi in the wake of the suicide bombing in Jammu and Kashmir that killed 49 troopers. The couple was set to take part in centenary celebrations of Shabana’s poet-father Kaifi Azmi. The


India’s #MeToo torchbearer Tanushree invited to talk at Harvard

Boston: Actress and former beauty queen Tanushree Dutta, who spearheaded the #MeToo movement in India, has been invited by the Harvard Business School in Boston, Massachusetts to speak at one of its flagship events. Tanushree wrote on Instagram: “Invited to speak at the Harvard Business School in Boston, Massachusetts. India Conference 2019 on February 16, a

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Amitabh Bachchan urges people to use toilets

Mumbai: Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan on Wednesday unveiled the ‘Darwaza Band -Part 2’ campaign films, which focus on sustaining the open defecation free (ODF) status of villages across the country. Launched by Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM) Grameen, the campaign is produced by the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation, and supported by the World Bank. At

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Esha Gupta slammed for racist comment on Nigerian footballer

Mumbai: Bollywood actress and Arsenal supporter Esha Gupta has been called out on social media for making racist remarks on Nigerian footballer Alexander Iwobi. The social media was abuzz as a snapshot of a Whatsapp conversation that Esha shared on her Instagram stories. The conversation criticised Iwobi for his performance. In the conversation, Esha’s friend called

Why have parental attitude towards audience: Kangana Ranaut

Kangana Ranaut refuses to bow down to Karni Sena

Mumbai: Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut is determined to fight against the Shri Rajput Karni Sena, who have threatened protests if the film is not screened for the outfit before theatrical release. The actress says if they don’t stop harassing her, she will “destroy them”. According to reports, the Maharashtra wing of the Karni Sena protested against

Begin Again

‘Begin Again’ is getting Bollywood adaptation

Mumbai: Hollywood musical comedy-drama, “Begin Again”, starring Mark Ruffalo, Keira Knightley and Adam Levine, will get a Bollywood adaptation. It will be helmed by “Veere Di Wedding” director Shashanka Ghosh. The Hollywood film revolved around a chance encounter between a struggling record-label executive (Ruffalo) and a young singer-songwriter (Knightley), new to Manhattan, which turns into a

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My wife tells me I need to calm down a bit: Shahid Kapoor

Mumbai: Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor says he and his wife Mira have a different approach when it comes to parenting. He says she tells him to calm down a bit when it comes to their two children, while he feels she is “too casual”. Shahid opened up about his married life, parenting, his film career and

I would rather be stupid than pretend to be intelligent: Alia Bhatt

It’s important to have style: Alia Bhatt

Mumbai: Actress Alia Bhatt, an investor in a fashion-tech startup, says style is important. Alia has announced the launch of ‘The StyleCracker Box Club’, which makes the concept of personal styling accessible to all via a membership programme. Through this, a personalized box of fashion, curated every 6 weeks by a celebrity stylist, will reach customers.


Rajkumar Hirani accused of sexual assault, denies

Mumbai: Bollywood filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani has been accused of sexual assault by a woman who worked with him in his 2018 film “Sanju”. He has denied the allegation. According to a HuffPost India article on Sunday, the woman claimed that Hirani sexually abused her on more than one occasion over a six-month period between March and