Bollywood Country en-us <![CDATA[ Bollywood Country ]]> 70 70 <![CDATA[ Qismat co-stars Ammy Virk, Sargun Mehta unite in new song video ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2020 22:50:29 +0530

Chandigarh, Aug 15 (IANS) Punjabi singer-actor Ammy Virk is all set to come up with a new song, starring Sargun Mehta.

]]> <![CDATA[ Child stars Ruhaanika, Riva and Akriti rally for a green cause ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2020 22:50:05 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) Child actor Ruhaanika Dhawan says it is very important for everyone to have clean water and a green environment, and that is why she always urges her friends to take action against climate change.

]]> <![CDATA[ Ankit Tiwari: Creating romantic single for Sadak 2 was surreal for me ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2020 21:53:11 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) Composer-singer Ankit Tiwari says exploring the emotion of love through the music of the upcoming movie, Sadak 2, was a thrilling experience.

]]> <![CDATA[ Akshay Kumar roots for light-hearted entertainment in these trying times ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2020 21:52:51 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar feels people are on a lookout for light-hearted entertainment more than ever before, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

]]> <![CDATA[ YRF to announce mega project slate on Yash Chopras birth anniversary ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2020 21:52:35 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) On the 88th birth anniversary of his father, late filmmaker Yash Chopra, on September 27, Bollywood bigwig Aditya Chopra is set to announce a massive slate of projects backed by their production house, Yash Raj Films (YRF). The announcement will mark the 50-year completion celebration of the banner.

]]> <![CDATA[ Sushants friend Mahesh Shetty posts after a while: Let truth win ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2020 21:48:40 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) Mahesh Shetty, one of the closest friends of Sushant Singh Rajput, has shared a post on the late actor after a long time, demanding that the truth should come out about his death.

]]> <![CDATA[ SRK finds 'guidelines for being a true Indian' in National flag ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2020 21:48:24 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) Superstar Shah Rukh Khan vowed to follow the basic values that the Indian national flag stands for, on the occasion of Independence Day on Saturday.

]]> <![CDATA[ SP Balasubrahmanyam still critical, celeb and fan wishes keep pouring in ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2020 21:47:47 +0530

Chennai, Aug 15 (IANS) Wishes continued pouring in for SP Balasubrahmanyam from fans as well as music and film fraternity colleagues on Saturday, even as the 74-year-old singer remains hospitalised in critical condition.

]]> <![CDATA[ Urvashi Rautela, Rashami Desai latest celebs to demand #CBIforSSR ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2020 21:22:03 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) Celebrity support continued to pour in for a CBI probe into the death of Sushant Singh Rajput all through Saturday, with Urvashi Rautela and Rashami Desai joining the social media campaign along with several others in the entertainment industry.

]]> <![CDATA[ Ram Kapoor on shooting in Covid era: Feel hesitant but not fearful ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2020 20:24:57 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) Actor Ram Kapoor is not scared to return to the studios to shoot in the time of Covid-19 pandemic, but he admits that he is a little hesitant.

]]> <![CDATA[ Sushant, Disha victims of serial killing, just like Jiah, says Rabia Khan (IANS Exclusive) ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2020 20:06:39 +0530

New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) Rabia Khan, the mother of late Bollywood actor Jiah Khan, has said that she believes that her daughter, Sushant Singh Rajput, and his ex-manager Disha Salian fell victim to serial killing and asserted that people from Bollywood and politics were involved in the two deaths in June that she as dubbed murders.

]]> <![CDATA[ Vicky Kaushal plays Ae watan on Veena to celebrate Independence Day ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2020 20:06:18 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) Actor Vicky Kaushal was in the mood for a classical music session on Independence Day. In a new video he posted on Instagram, Vicky wears an off-white kurta and plays the veena.

]]> <![CDATA[ Karan Singh Grover defines independence with a new painting ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2020 19:19:20 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) Actor Karan Singh Grover celebrated Independence Day with a splash of colours on Saturday. He chose to express his notion of independence through a painting.

]]> <![CDATA[ Sholay turns 45: Big B, Ramesh Sippy, Hema Malini on why the film remains special ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2020 19:18:59 +0530 Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) The blockbuster Sholay turned 45 on August 15. Amitabh Bachchan, Hema Malini and director Ramesh Sippy looked back to dissect how and why the film stays fresh and relevant in the minds of people even after so many decades. ]]> <![CDATA[ Amit Sadh, Amrita Puri, Sushant Singh to star in new war series 'Zidd' ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2020 19:18:41 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) On the 74th Independence Day of India, actor Amit Sadh announced his new assignment, a new action-packed war series titled Zidd.

]]> <![CDATA[ Bollywoods new patriotism looks at achievers who made the nation proud ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2020 18:53:46 +0530

New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) There was a time when patriotism in Bollywood generally meant war drama packed with the emotions of glory and valour, and the loud assertion of nationalism that often bordered on jingoism. The trend seems to be changing.

]]> <![CDATA[ Shilpa Shetty to daughter: Happy half birthday ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2020 18:53:07 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) Actress and fitness enthusiast Shilpa Shetty Kundra has posted a new video of her daughter Samisha, who turned six months old.

]]> <![CDATA[ Harleen Sethi to be seen as army officer in 'The Test Case 2' ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2020 18:52:42 +0530 Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) Actress Harleen Sethi will play an army officer in the second season of web show, The Test Case. The teaser of the show, released on Independence Day, has Harleen in uniform. ]]> <![CDATA[ Film celebs wish India on Independence Day ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2020 18:52:22 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) From Amitabh Bachchan to Akshay Kumar, from Kareena Kapoor Khan to Taapsee Pannu, and from Mahesh Babu to Varun Dhawan and Abhishek Bachchan, a gamut of film celebrities took to social media to wish India on the occasion of Independence Day.

]]> <![CDATA[ Karan Johar returns to Instagram after two months ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2020 18:52:00 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) Filmmaker Karan Johar, who has been facing flak on social media after the demise of actor Sushant Singh Rajput, made a comeback on Instagram after two months with an Independence Day post.

]]> <![CDATA[ Sushant Singh Rajput gets special honour from California State Assembly ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2020 16:40:17 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) Late Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput has received a special recognition from California State Assembly for his contribution to the world and cinema.

]]> <![CDATA[ ED questions SSR's former staff, who took care of his expenses ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2020 16:39:50 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has questioned the personal staff of late Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput, including his domestic help, in connection with a money laundering case, but Pankaj Dubey, a close friend of the late actor is not among those questioned by the financial probe agency, officials said on Saturday.

]]> <![CDATA[ #GlobalPrayersForSSR trends, Ramdev does havan, Ankita calls late actor Miracle-Man ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2020 15:17:18 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) Marking the two-month death anniversary of Sushant Singh Rajput, his family members, fans and colleagues from the industry observed a prayer meet on Saturday.

]]> <![CDATA[ Khuda Haafiz: Old-school action drama (IANS Review; Rating: * * and 1/2 ) ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2020 14:02:45 +0530

"Khuda Haafiz" (film streaming on Disney+ Hotstar): Cast: Vidyut Jammwal, Shivaleeka Oberoi, Annu Kapoor, Shiv Panditt, Aahana Kumra, Nawab Shah; Direction: Faruk Kabir; Rating: * * and 1/2 (two and a half stars)

]]> <![CDATA[ Patriotism comes from love, jingoism from hatred: Filmmaker Raja Krishna Menon ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2020 13:32:37 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) Filmmaker Raja Krishna Menon is gearing up for his next film, the war action drama titled Pippa, and he says there is a marked line separating patriotism, nationalism and jingoism as portrayed on screen.

]]> <![CDATA[ Pankaj Tripathi: Films can't alter reality but can steer conversation ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2020 12:40:49 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) Actor Pankaj Tripathi says films cannot entirely alter reality but can steer a conversation that will subsequently change mindsets, systematically and over time.

]]> <![CDATA[ Armaan Malik: Didnt use family name to further my career ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2020 11:37:23 +0530

New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) Armaan Malik hails from a musical family, but was always clear that he wanted to establish his identity, no strings attached. The singer says he wanted to make it on his own mettle and not use his family name to further his career.

]]> <![CDATA[ Dev Patel: My love affair with India started with Slumdog Millionaire ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2020 10:40:48 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) As India celebrates its 74th Independence Day on Saturday, Slumdog Millionaire fame Dev Patel recalled how his affair with the country began while shooting for the film here.

]]> <![CDATA[ TV stars on freedom in the time of lockdown and social distancing ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2020 09:40:58 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) Independence Day this year is certainly unlike any ever, since 1947. For the first time, people will not gather in crowds to raise the Tricolour together or sing the National Anthem in chorus.

]]> <![CDATA[ Javed Ali: Govinda has always been my favourite ]]> Fri, 14 Aug 2020 21:36:07 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) Singer Javed Ali says lending his voice to a song picturised on actor Govinda was a dream come true.


]]> <![CDATA[ Celebs unite to musically champion an Independence Day cause ]]> Fri, 14 Aug 2020 21:36:00 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) Actor Namit Das, playback stars Shaan, Sonu Nigam, Harshdeep Kaur and Nakash Azeez, tabla maestro Zakir Hussain, and singer-musicians Salim-Sulaiman come together in a music video that aims at spreading awareness about eradication of racism and discrimination.

]]> <![CDATA[ Nikita Dutta: Rocket Gang takes me out of my comfort zone ]]> Fri, 14 Aug 2020 21:33:19 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) Kabir Singh actress Nikita Dutta will be seen in a dance horror comedy film next. She says she will have to step out of her comfort zone for the film.

]]> <![CDATA[ Varun Dhawan flaunts washboard abs ]]> Fri, 14 Aug 2020 21:33:02 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) Bollywood actor Varun Dhawan in his new social media post flaunts a well-chiselled physique, and the fans are thrilled.

]]> <![CDATA[ Karisma Kapoor recalls Raja Hindustani days with Aamir Khan ]]> Fri, 14 Aug 2020 21:32:36 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) Actress Karisma Kapoor went down memory lane and shared a picture with Aamir Khan from the days of their 1996 superhit, Raja Hindustani.


]]> <![CDATA[ Riteish remembers father Vilasrao Deshmukh on death anniversary ]]> Fri, 14 Aug 2020 21:29:16 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) On the eight death anniversary of his father Vilasrao Deshmukh on Friday, actor Riteish Deshmukh has penned a nostalgic post.

]]> <![CDATA[ Sukhwinder Singhs new song pays tribute to India ahead of Independence Day ]]> Fri, 14 Aug 2020 21:25:26 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) Singer Sukhwinder Singh has lent his voice to the title track of the film, Mere Desh Ki Dharti, and feels it is a befitting tribute to the country.

]]> <![CDATA[ Radhika Apte shares 'happy picture' in 'birth suit' from beach ]]> Fri, 14 Aug 2020 20:25:29 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) Actress Radhika Apte has shared a picture from the beach in her birth suit.


]]> <![CDATA[ Actress Rupali Suri tests Covid-19 positive ]]> Fri, 14 Aug 2020 20:20:16 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) After actress Natasha Suri tested Covid-19 positive, her sister, actress Rupali Suri, has now confirmed contracting the coronavirus.

]]> <![CDATA[ How Vinay Pathaks process of choosing scripts has changed ]]> Fri, 14 Aug 2020 20:19:50 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) For actor Vinay Pathak, the script is always one of the most important elements of a film. If the story is not appealing, he does not consider taking up the project.

]]> <![CDATA[ Salman Khan tweets pic wearing mask of his brand, gets trolled (Lead) ]]> Fri, 14 Aug 2020 20:19:09 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) Salman Khan has launched his line of Covid masks but a section of social media has taken to trolling the actor soon after he tweeted an image wearing a mask of his brand on Friday.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Babumoshai Bandookbaaz' makers asked to clear old dues before starting next film ]]> Fri, 14 Aug 2020 18:34:38 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) The Federation of Western India Cine Employees (FWICE) has written a letter to Kushan Nandy, director and producer of the film Babumoshai Bandookbaaz, and Kiran Shroff, co-producer of the film, seeking clearance of pending dues of technicians who worked in the film, before they start to shoot their next production.


]]> <![CDATA[ SP Balasubramaniam on life support (Ld) ]]> Fri, 14 Aug 2020 18:28:12 +0530

Chennai, Aug 14 (IANS) Veteran playback singer SP Balasubramaniam, who had tested Covid-19 positive earlier this month, is now on life support.


]]> <![CDATA[ Kubbra Sait compares Covid-19 test with sex ]]> Fri, 14 Aug 2020 18:25:27 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) Actress Kubbra Sait jokes she has lost her virginity to the Covid-19 test, adding that it was not as bad as she imagined.


]]> <![CDATA[ Payal Ghosh gives out sanitisers, masks, flags to celebrate Independence Day ]]> Fri, 14 Aug 2020 18:24:10 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) Actress Payal Ghosh recently distributed bottles of sanitisers and masks to the underprivileged amid the Covid-19 pandemic. Along with safety aid, Payal also gave out Indian flags to celebrate the Independence Day spirit.

]]> <![CDATA[ Sushant sings Krishna bhajan in a video that has emerged online ]]> Fri, 14 Aug 2020 18:23:40 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) A video that has late actor Sushant Singh Rajput singing a Krishna bhajan has surfaced online only now, two months after his death, although it was reportedly made in January this year.

]]> <![CDATA[ India Beach Fashion Week goes virtual this year ]]> Fri, 14 Aug 2020 17:06:48 +0530

New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANSlife) Technology has a major role to play in the fashion industry today, as both shows and businesses need a platform to showcase and sell. India Beach Fashion Week goes virtual this year with its resort edit, which will have to be a unique combination of LiveTech, says Pallav Ojha, CEO and co-founder.


]]> <![CDATA[ Viral video shows Sushant's sister Priyanka scolding staff over money transfer ]]> Fri, 14 Aug 2020 17:05:30 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) An old video featuring Priyanka Singh, sister of late actor Sushant Singh Rajput, and her husband Siddharth Tanwar has suddenly gone viral two months after his death. The video shows Priyanka and Siddharth lashing out at Rajat, a staff of the late actor, for information regarding money transferred from the account of Sushant.


]]> <![CDATA[ Sushants brother-in-law recalls how he broke news to actors sister Shweta ]]> Fri, 14 Aug 2020 17:03:04 +0530

New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Two months after the death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput, his brother-in-law Vishal Kirti, in a new blog post, has revisited the fateful night when he received the news of the tragic demise. Vishal also recalled how breaking the news to his wife Shweta Singh Kirti was one of the toughest things he has had to do in life.

]]> <![CDATA[ Priyanka Chopras Evil Eye headed to OTT platform ]]> Fri, 14 Aug 2020 17:02:05 +0530

New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Actress Priyanka Copra executive-produces Evil Eye, which is one out of eight spinechilling and interlinked films that constitute the upcoming original OTT series, Welcome To The Blumhouse.

]]> <![CDATA[ Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike to headline Sunburn For Goa music fest ]]> Fri, 14 Aug 2020 16:17:06 +0530

New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Belgian DJ duo Dimitri Vegas and Like Mike (DVLM) will be pitching in to raise funds for Covid-19 relief measures in Goa by headlining virtual music fest Sunburn For Goa.