Bollywood

Heartening to see Indians are loving our films: Humaima

New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) — Pakistani actress Humaima Malick, who made her Bollywood debut with “Raja Natwarlal”... (more...)

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Manav Gangwani says his ‘Seven’ inspired by his life

New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) — Designer Manav Gangwani returns after a break with “Seven”, his latest collection... (more...)

Masaba Gupta, Satya Paul partnership comes to an end

New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) — The brand Satya Paul Thursday announced the end of its creative collaboration with young... (more...)

We are selling well: Rahul Mishra post Paris debut

By Nivedita New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) — Rahul Mishra is “stunned with the response” to his debut show at... (more...)

B-town supports Clean India campaign

Mumbai, Oct 2 (IANS) — Filmmaker Subhash Ghai showed his support towards the Clean India initiative by launching a... (more...)

B-Town remembers Gandhi, Shastri on their birth anniversaries

Mumbai, Oct 2 (IANS) — Bollywood celebrities like Lata Mangeshkar Thursday paid tribute to Mahatma Gandhi and former... (more...)

Shagufta Rafique to work with Pakistani talents

Mumbai Oct 2 (IANS) — Writer Shagufta Rafique, who is set to direct her first film, says she will promote Pakistani... (more...)

I’m waiting for big commercial break: Manu Rishi

Mumbai, Oct 2 (IANS) — Manu Rishi has played small roles in Yash Raj Films’ projects like “Band Baaja Baraat”... (more...)

Vicky Ratnani reveals why pizzas are loved by Indians

New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) — Italian delight pizza has a strong fan following in India and celebrity chef Vicky Ratnani... (more...)

Dia, Kalki to walk at Myntra Fashion Weekend

Mumbai, Oct 2 (IANS) — Bollywood actresses Dia Mirza, Kalki Koechlin, Lisa Haydon, Mandira Bedi and Diana Penty will... (more...)

Ali Fazal to attend workshops for film

Mumbai, Oct 2 (IANS) — Actor Ali Fazal has finished filming “Khamoshiyan” and now he is ready to attend... (more...)

‘Govindudu Andarivadele’: Cliched age-old family drama (IANS Telugu Movie Review)

By Haricharan Pudipeddi Film: “Govindudu Andarivadele”; Cast: Ram Charan, Kajal Agarwal, Meka Srikanth, Prakash... (more...)

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The cost of not controlling Ebola in Africa? Cases elsewhere, experts warn

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Health Canada bans some drugs from India on quality concerns

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Fruits and vegetables linked to mental well-being

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World’s first lab grown stem cells implanted

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