As the Olympic Torch made it’s final journey in London, one famously filmy face was on hand to help it on it’s way. Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan ran 300 meters in London’s Southwark neighbourhood as part of the Olympic Relay. Another first for Bollywood’s former Angry Young Man. More posts:
Using songs and shame to restore India's gender balance
As a first step in 2005, the district's top civil servant, Krishan Kumar, pushed a crackdown on pre-natal sex determination tests which are illegal in India but widely available given the prevalence of ultrasound technology. In two years, nearly two ...
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The shrinking shelf life of Indian film music
Having concluded that, I was punched in the face by a recent statement by leading writer and lyricist, Javed Akhtar, who at a recent event on music, claimed that Indian film music is suffering from a shrinking shelf life and songs are losing their USP ...
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'Jism 2' songs not copied
Mumbai, July 31 (IANS) Pooja Bhatt's film "Jism 2" has been in the news for all the wrong reasons -- one of them being the tittle track "Yeh Jism", which is said to be copy of a Turkish song. Debutant music composer Arko Pravo Mukherjee denies that and ...
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Actress Sonakshi Sinha is hoping that “Joker”, her second film with Akshay Kumar, replicates the success of their first movie “Rowdy Rathore”. “If this film gets a push because of our previous film (‘Rowdy Rathore’), then it would be a good thing for us and our producers, who are the same, UTV. If a pair [...]