Bollywood films full of 'gali & goli': Muzaffar Ali
PATNA: Noted filmmaker Muzaffar Ali on Thursday revealed that he was working on a film on pre-Independence period. During an interactive session after delivering a talk on 'Sufism and message of humanity', Ali said the reason behind his long absence ...
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How safe do Bollywood singletons feel?
Mumbai: Bollywood celeberities like Preity Zinta and Swara Bhaskar are of the opinion that women face uncertainty and fear, they are harassed all the time and that the entertainment capital of India, which has reportedly recorded a sharp rise in rape ...
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Actors Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh during the inauguration of India’s first megaplex from Cinepolis at Seasons Mall in Pune. Photos of Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh from the launch. Deepika Padukone at the launch of TISSOT watch in MumbaiAfter intense films ‘Chennai Express’ nice change: Shahrukh KhanDeepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh kissing photo from Ram […]
Actor-producer John Abraham says sportspersons across the world are his role models as far as fitness is concerned. “Most sportspersons around the world are my fitness role models. If you are specifically asking about India, I think cricketers and football players…they are super fit people,” John told reporters at a diabetes awareness program. “I think […]
Bollywood banks on superhero saga “Krrish 3″
Actor Hrithik Roshan returns as Krrish this Friday in the third instalment of the namesake film series, which pits the Indian superhero against a new villain out to destroy the world. “Krrish 3” opens two days before Diwali, India's festival of lights ...
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Irrfan Khan hopes Abu Dhabi Film Festival film will strike a chord
“My own parents, who were Muslims, decided not to go to Pakistan. They chose to stay in India. I have never talked about it with them, so I don't know why they made this decision. The conflict is always there in this region, so the film is very ...
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One of the most popular Pakistani folk singers, Reshma breathed her last in Lahore last evening after suffering from throat cancer for a long time. According to reports, Reshma was in coma for a month.
Reshma was born in Bikaner, India, but her family shifted to Karachi post the partition. The singer has been in the music arena since the 60s when she ruled the Pakistani radio with her folk music. She established her career in Bollywood with some popular numbers like 'Dama Dam Mast Kalandar' and 'Lambi Judai'.
Reshma is survived by two children - her son Umair and daughter Khadija.
Indian Cinema and Indian Politics: An Absurdly Functioning Match
India is obsessed. It's obsessed on so many things. It absolutely loves its actors and film stars. It loves to hate its politicians. Our media thrives on news about these two. Imagine what would happen when actors turn politicians? India goes into a ...
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Indie films should be viewed differently: Anup Singh
Geneva-based independent filmmaker Anup Singh, who is globe-trotting with his upcoming Punjabi film "Qissa", feels such movies are not appreciated by Indian audiences because they need to be viewed differently. "Most good Indian indie films do not ...
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Indian film 'Kill the Rapist?' explores women's revenge
MUMBAI: As India debates how to halt a rising tide of violence against women, two filmmakers are tackling the subject head on with a Bollywood movie called “Kill the Rapist?”The film was inspired by the fatal gang-rape of a student in the capital New ...
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Boss: Film Review
Larded with operatic bombast, endless slo-mo fight scenes, cartoonish violence and Hindi rap songs, this is a film meant to be consumed and forgotten — although a few laughs bubble up here and there, this is strictly lowest-common-denominator stuff ...
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Actor Ranbir Kapoor has been voted as the most wanted bachelor in the country in a survey conducted by a matrimonial site, while Deepika Padukone has been declared the most sought after bachelorette. The survey was conducted by matrimonial site with over 7,000 men and women in the age bracket of 24-30 years taking part. […]
Veena Malik, the Pakistani actress, is to be featured in a Dutch documentary tentatively titled Women In Islam. The documentary that was shot in Qatar, India, Turkey, Morocco, Egypt, London and Holland, comprises of six episodes. It features many important women from the Islamic culture and is set in the remotest areas and locations of the countries.
One of those episodes focuses on Veena, the only Pakistani ever to work as a representative for the World Health Organization. The documentary also focuses on the troubles that the Islamic women have to go through, in everyday life, the age old clash between old religious customs and traditions and modern day practices, in an attempt to educate the masses, the banishment of superstition and blind faith.
Pakistani singer Adnan Sami after the establishment of a music career has been living in India. However, now the country due to visa issues he was asked to leave. Suchiadnan owner of a Pakistani visa is issued and the date of his stay in India September 26, 2012 is said to be the October 6, 2013.