Bollywood Country en-us <![CDATA[ Bollywood Country ]]> 70 70 <![CDATA[ As 'Ki & Ka' turns 4, Arjun asks guys to share videos of household chores ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 21:33:12 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) The Kareena Kapoor Khan-Arjun Kapoor starrer "Ki & Ka" was released four years ago on this date. Arjun played the role of a man who stays at home and looks after the household even as his ambitious wife pursues her career.

]]> <![CDATA[ AR Rahman: Not the time to cause chaos by congregating in religious places ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 21:31:01 +0530

New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) Oscar-winning music composer AR Rahman on Wednesday took to social media to make an appeal to all his fans that they must listen to the government's advice and maintain self-isolation, pointing out that "this is not the time to cause chaos by congregating in religious places".

]]> <![CDATA[ George Ezra offers free music for kids' online workouts amid lockdown ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 20:38:41 +0530

Los Angeles, April 1 (IANS) Popularly known for his songs like "Shotgun", "Blame it on me" and "Paradise", singer George Ezra and his mother have offered British fitness instructor Joe Wicks free use of his tracks for his online workouts for children, who are missing school due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

]]> <![CDATA[ 'F.A.L.T.U' team celebrates nine years with fun virtual reunion ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 20:37:37 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Actors Jackky Bhagnani, Riteish Deshmukh and Puja Gupta along with director Remo D'Souza celebrated nine years of their film "F.A.L.T.U" by having a virtual reunion.

]]> <![CDATA[ 'Tera ban jaunga' fame singer Akhil Sachdeva fulfills ailing fan's wish ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 20:36:46 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Despite the coronavirus lockdown, singer Akhil Sachdeva, who is best known for his songs "Sun mere humsafar" ("Badrinath Ki Dulhania") and "Tera ban jaunga" ("Kabir Singh"), has managed to spread a smile on an ailing fan's face.

]]> <![CDATA[ 3 things Karan Tacker learnt from Neeraj Pandey ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 20:33:55 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Celebrated television actor Karan Tacker, who made his digital debut with the web series "Special OPs", says he learnt three very important lessons from the director of the show, Neeraj Pandey.

]]> <![CDATA[ A Band of Boys release new song from home amid quarantine ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 20:32:00 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Members of the popular boy band "A Band of Boys" have composed, recorded and a released a song titled "Yaari" from home amid the nationwide lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

]]> <![CDATA[ Lockdown diaries: Elli AvrRam cheers up spirits with cool dance video ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 20:31:15 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) To lighten up the mood of people amid the coronavirus pandemic, actress Elli AvrRam took to social media to share a throwback video flaunting her dancing skills.

]]> <![CDATA[ Ali Fazal, Surbhi Jyoti feature in Vishal Mishra's song 'Aaj bhi' ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 18:51:29 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Actor Ali Fazal will be seen romancing "Qubool Hai" fame Surbhi Jyoti in a new song titled "Aaj bhi", which is sung by Vishal Mishra.

]]> <![CDATA[ Shefali Jariwala's TikTok debut on Asim Riaz's song 'Mere angne mein' ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 18:48:02 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Actress-dancer Shefali Jariwala has debuted on TikTok with a video of the song "Mere angne mein", originally picturised on her former "Bigg Boss" co-contestant Asim Riaz and actress Jacqueline Fernandez.

]]> <![CDATA[ Lindsay Lohan working on music comeback ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 18:47:21 +0530

Los Angeles, April 1 (IANS) Actress Lindsay Lohan is making a return to music after a 12-year hiatus.

]]> <![CDATA[ Demi Rose wants to be a superhero and bust coronavirus ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 18:46:50 +0530

Los Angeles, April 1 (IANS) Model Demi Rose says she wishes that she was a superhero so she could kick a** of coronavirus.

]]> <![CDATA[ Lockdown diaries: Malaika Arora has dished out besan ladoos ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 18:46:18 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Actress-model Malaika Arora can cook too! Those who have a sweet tooth should visit her Instagram story, to check out besan ladoos she has dished out.

]]> <![CDATA[ Ajay Devgn gives Rs 51 lakh for industry workers amid COVID-19 crisis ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 18:45:36 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Actor Ajay Devgn will be donating Rs 51 lakh to Federation of Western India Cine Employees (FWICE) to aid daily wage film workers, who have been left without jobs due to the lockdown amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

]]> <![CDATA[ Tarantino reveals how 'shy' Brad Pitt nailed his shirtless scene ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 18:43:31 +0530

Los Angeles, April 1 (IANS) Filmmaker Quentin Tarantino says Brad Pitt was happy to take off his shirts for a scene in their film "Once Upon A Time... In Hollywood", although the actor is "shy" in real life.

]]> <![CDATA[ Armaan Malik: Whoever I am today is because of Bollywood music ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 17:28:10 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Singer Armaan Malik, who launched an English song titled "Control" last month, says he hasn't forgotten his Bollywood roots.

]]> <![CDATA[ Daniel Radcliffe amused by coronavirus Twitter hoax about him ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 17:27:32 +0530

Los Angeles, April 1 (IANS) Actor Daniel Radcliffe says he was amused by the coronavirus hoax about him on Twitter.

]]> <![CDATA[ Sophie Turner: COVID-19 lockdown is like a prison for Joe Jonas ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 17:26:43 +0530

Los Angeles, April 1 (IANS) "Game Of Thrones" star Sophie Turner is "kind of loving" being in quarantine with pop star husband Joe Jonas.

]]> <![CDATA[ Priyanka Chopra to donate $100,000 to women doing their bit in health crisis ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 17:25:29 +0530

Priyanka Chopra to donate $100,000 to women doing their bit in health crisis

]]> <![CDATA[ Nora Fatehi: Memes don't affect me ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 17:24:37 +0530 Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Actress Nora Fatehi feels she is the "meme-queen", and says that memes dont affect her. ]]> <![CDATA[ Emma Watson is fascinated with kink culture ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 17:23:48 +0530 London, April 1 (IANS) Actress Emma Watson has confessed that she is fascinated with kink culture. ]]> <![CDATA[ Lockdown diaries: Nidhhi Agerwal turns baker ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 17:23:24 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Bollywood actress Nidhhi Agerwal turned to baking cakes amid the lockdown due to the outbreak of coronavirus.

]]> <![CDATA[ 'Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah' cast to entertain fans online ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 17:22:10 +0530 Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) The cast of the superhit TV comedy series, "Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah", aims to continue spreading happiness by entertaining fans on the show's social media platforms. ]]> <![CDATA[ Anushka reflects on her realisations during COVID-19 lockdown ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 16:29:18 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Actress Anushka Sharma has had time for some reflection in life during the nationwide lockdown, and says that she has realised just having food, water, a roof over her head and the good health of her family are most important.

]]> <![CDATA[ J.Lo-backed yoga chain to help build immunity during global lockdown ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 16:28:21 +0530

Los Angeles, April 1 (IANS) Singer-actress Jennifer Lopez-backed yoga chain, SARVA, will launch a 14-day Immunity Builder Program across 25 countries like Germany, France, China and the US. The virtual yoga sessions will help people remain calm and fit along with boosting their immunity during the lockdown due to coronavirus outbreak.

]]> <![CDATA[ Madhuri teams up with ace choreographers to offer free dance classes online ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 16:28:15 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Madhuri Dixit Nene feels that dance is one of the best forms of workout. As most people are locked in their homes now due to the nationwide lockdown, the veteran actress has teamed up with Kathak exponent Birju Maharaj and choreographers like Saroj Khan, Terence Lewis, and Remo D'souza to offer dance lessons on

]]> <![CDATA[ Here's why Taapsee Pannu can't have a tattoo on her neck ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 16:27:23 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Actress Taapsee Pannu is a tattoo lover. She already has two tattoos. She also wanted to get a neck tattoo, but cannot get herself inked on that spot because of professional constraints as an actress.

]]> <![CDATA[ COVID-19 effect: Harry Styles stranded in California ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 16:27:02 +0530

Los Angeles, April 1 (IANS) Singer Harry Styles has shared that he is "stuck" in California and is unable to fly home to the UK due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

]]> <![CDATA[ Lockdown diaries: Hrithik hones piano skills, Sussanne photobombs ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 15:27:55 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Amid lockdown, Bollywood actor Hrithik Roshan has been trying to hone his piano skills even as his former wife Sussanne Khan photobombs him.

]]> <![CDATA[ 'Keeping Up with Kardashians' season finale shot using iPhones amid lockdown ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 15:22:31 +0530

Los Angeles, April 1 (IANS) The season finale of the popular reality show "Keeping Up With The Kardashians" has been completed using not professional cameras but Iphones!

]]> <![CDATA[ Dwayne Johnson confirms 'Hobbs & Shaw' sequel ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 15:18:08 +0530

Los Angeles, April 1 (IANS) Hollywood star Dwayne Johnson has revealed that a "Hobbs & Shaw" sequel is in development, and he is excited about it.

]]> <![CDATA[ Badshah defends against 'Genda Phool' plagiarism charge: Am trying to reach out to original lyricist ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 15:17:11 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) After being deluged with plagiarism charges by netizens over his latest track "Genda Phool", rapper Badshah has defended himself saying he has been trying to reach out to the creator of the original track but to no avail.

]]> <![CDATA[ 'Star Wars' actor Andrew Jack dies of coronavirus ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:25:38 +0530

Los Angeles, April 1 (IANS) Actor Andrew Jack, best known as the man who played Caluan Ematt in the "Star Wars" series of films, has passed away two days after contracting the novel coronavirus. He was 76.

]]> <![CDATA[ Now, TV's other 'Ramayan' returns on Ram Navami ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:25:20 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) With Ramanand Sagar's popular eighties mythological serial "Ramayan" returning on Doordarshan to entertain viewers amid the nationwide lockdown, another "Ramayan", which had originally released in 2012 on Zee Tv, is also set to re-telecast from Ram Navami on April 2.

]]> <![CDATA[ Ayushmann, Tahira support Delhi women ragpickers amid COVID-19 ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:25:07 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Actor Ayushmann Khurrana and his wife, author-filmmaker Tahira Kashyap, have come out in support of women ragpickers in New Delhi during the coronavirus crisis.

]]> <![CDATA[ Was Rishi Kapoor's cryptic tweet about Tablighi Jamaat? ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:24:48 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor has posted a cryptic tweet on the uncertainty of what might happen tomorrow. Even though he did not mention any particular event or incident, his tweet has left netizens speculating if he is referring to the ongoing Tablighi Jamaat row in the wake of the escalating COVID-19 crisis.

]]> <![CDATA[ Jack Black's hilarious 'quarantine dance' debut on TikTok ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:24:25 +0530

Los Angeles, April 1 (IANS) Hollywood star Jack Black made his debut on TikTok with a gleeful shirtless 'quarantine dance'.

]]> <![CDATA[ COVID-19 update: Idris Elba feeling better, but in 'limbo' amid pandemic ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 13:24:26 +0530

Los Angeles, April 1 (IANS) Actor Idris Elba said he and his wife Sabrina are "asymptomatic" after testing positive for the COVID-19 virus, but are still feeling the effects of the global pandemic.


]]> <![CDATA[ Akshay Oberoi up for TV shows by Ekta Kapoor ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 09:52:05 +0530

New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) Actor Akshay Oberoi has been on the stage, done short and feature films, as well as web series. He is also open to doing television shows by popular producer Ekta Kapoor with whom he has already done some projects.

]]> <![CDATA[ Priyank Sharma opens up about his first love ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 09:50:58 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Actor Priyank Sharma says that dance has always been his first love, and he is making effective use of his home quarantine time by dancing it out.

]]> <![CDATA[ Disha draws inspiration from Sofia Vergara for new video ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 09:45:54 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Bollywood actress Disha Patani took inspiration from Hollywood star Sofia Vergara's character Gloria from the popular sitcom "Modern Family" for a new video.

]]> <![CDATA[ Lockdown diaries: Male TV stars 'share the load' with spouses at home ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 09:41:06 +0530

New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) With the nationwide lockdown shutting out domestic help access from homes, many television stars such as Vijayendra Kumeria, Rohitashv Gour, Arjun Bijlani and Karanvir Bohra are ensuring that the responsibility of household chores does not fall solely on their wives.

]]> <![CDATA[ Sonequa Martin-Green: 'Star Trek' role inspired me as wife, mother ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 09:39:54 +0530

New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) Sonequa Martin-Green is the first woman of colour to lead a "Star Trek" show, and the actress says the experience has inspired her as an actor, as a woman, as an artist, as a wife, as a mother and as a friend.

]]> <![CDATA[ DD's 'Ramayan' triggers off feminism debate on Twitter ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2020 09:35:46 +0530

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) With Ramanand Sagar's popular eighties mythological serial "Ramayan" back on Doordarshan, the Indian audience has got a chance to revisit the epic story all over again. The show has set off social media discussion, too.

]]> <![CDATA[ COVID-19 effect: James Corden calls home-schooling 3 kids a nightmare ]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2020 21:31:48 +0530

Los Angeles, March 31 (IANS) TV host and actor James Corden, who has three children with wife Julia, finds it difficult to teach students at home amid coronavirus pandemic


]]> <![CDATA[ YouTube sensation Harsh Beniwal recalls B'wood debut film 'SOTY 2' ]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2020 21:29:32 +0530

Mumbai, March 31 (IANS) Delhi guy Harsh Beniwal, who is a YouTube sensation, looks back at his Bollywood debut in last year's "Student Of The Year 2" with pride.


]]> <![CDATA[ Mudit Nayar: I was never a sports guy ]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2020 21:13:39 +0530

Mumbai, March 31 (IANS) Actor Mudit Nayar will be seen playing football in the upcoming epsiodes of "Ishaaron Ishaaron Mein", though he admits he isn't much into sports in real life.


]]> <![CDATA[ Amruta Khanvilkar donates 1 lakh in fight against COVID-19 ]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2020 20:50:11 +0530

Mumbai, March 31 (IANS) "Malang" actress Amruta Khanvilkar has contributed Rs one lakh to the Maharashtra CM Relief Fund to fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.

]]> <![CDATA[ Indian origin Pixar animator talks of 'real demand' for original content in genre ]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2020 20:47:05 +0530

New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) The animation world is booming with fresh and creative content, feels Tarun Lakshminarayan, Indian origin animator at Pixar who is excited about "a lot of new and original films" the studio is leading the charge with.

]]> <![CDATA[ Pranati Rai Prakash excited about her web series 'Mannphodganj Ki Binny' ]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2020 20:46:30 +0530

Mumbai, March 31 (IANS) Actress Pranati Rai Prakash is happy to be part of the web series "Mannphodganj Ki Binny", which narrates the story of a woman looking to make her dreams come true while staying in touch with traditional values.