Bollywood Country en-us <![CDATA[ Bollywood Country ]]> 70 70 <![CDATA[ Bejoy Nambiar's 'Taish' to be out on Oct 29 as film and web series ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 22:08:10 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) The Bejoy Nambiar-directed multistarrer revenge drama, Taish, will adopt a unique release strategy on October 29. Nambiar will launch his effort in the form of a film as well as a six-episode web series.

]]> <![CDATA[ 'Pataakha' turns 2: Sanya Malhotra shares special 'yaadein' ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 21:41:46 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Actress Sanya Malhotra has shared a few special moments from her film, Pataakha, which released two years ago on this day.

]]> <![CDATA[ When Raghav Juyal wore his mother's suit during lockdown ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 21:41:28 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) The latest Instagram post of actor-dancer Raghav Juyal is bound to make his fans break out into a laugh.

]]> <![CDATA[ Ex-Dharma man's lawyer's statement mischievous: NCB ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 21:41:11 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Monday refuted the claims made by some that Kshitij Prasad, former executive producer associated with Dharma Productions, was humiliated and tormented by the agency sleuths, and termed the claims as "mischievous" and "completely untrue".

]]> <![CDATA[ Alia Bhatt wishes B'day boy Ranbir Kapoor with red heart emoji ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 21:40:50 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Actress Alia Bhatt wished rumoured boyfriend Ranbir Kapoor with a red heart emoji as the actor turned 38 on Monday.

]]> <![CDATA[ Andhra CM asks PM for Bharat Ratna to SP Balasubramanyam ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 21:40:32 +0530

Amaravati, Sep 28 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, requesting him to confer India's highest civilian honour - the Bharat Ratna - on the late S.P. Balasubramanyam for his legendary contribution to music and arts.

]]> <![CDATA[ Lavanya Trpathi is a 'drama queen'! ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 21:40:11 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) South actress Lavanya Tripathi has tagged herself as a drama queen. In a couple of new Instagram pictures, the actress is seen posing with her dog at her home gym.

]]> <![CDATA[ Rihanna shares a sunbathing snapshot ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 21:39:54 +0530

Los Angeles, Sep 28 (IANS) Singer Rihanna has shared a new sunbathing photo where she is seen protecting her melanin.

]]> <![CDATA[ Gulshan Devaiah, Sagarika Ghatge's 'Footfairy' about a killer's foot fetish ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 21:39:39 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Gulshan Devaiah and Sagarika Ghatge star in the upcoming mystery drama Footfairy, and the trailer of the film promises murder, brutal thrills and psychotic obsession.

]]> <![CDATA[ Emraan Hashmi starrer 'Harami' launches trailer, poster ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 21:23:06 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) The poster and trailer of the film Harami, starring Emraan Hashmi, were released on Monday ahead of its screening at the Busan International film festival.

]]> <![CDATA[ Payal Ghosh meets Athawale, minister threatens protest if Anurag Kashyap isn't arrested ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 21:04:44 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Actress Payal Ghosh, who recently levelled sexual harassment charges against filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, on Monday met Union Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment, Ramdas Athawale.

]]> <![CDATA[ Joaquin Phoenix, Rooney Mara name baby boy after his late brother River ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 21:04:23 +0530

Los Angeles, Sep 28 (IANS) Actors Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara have named their newborn after his late brother River Phoenix.

]]> <![CDATA[ Ex-Dharma Productions man bought ganja 12 times in 3 months ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 21:04:09 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) which arrested Kshitij Prasad, former executive Producer of the Dharma Productions in connection with the drug investigation related to Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death case allegedly purchased 'ganja' around a dozen times over a three-month period and paid Rs 3,500 each time for the 50 gm of the contraband.

]]> <![CDATA[ Meera Chopra on SSR case: We should trust CBI and let them do their job ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 21:03:49 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Actress Meera Chopra on Monday stated that people should trust the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and let the agency do its job in the Sushant Singh Rajput death probe.

]]> <![CDATA[ Ram Charan completes 13 years as actor, says he 'cherished every bit of it' ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 21:03:34 +0530

Hyderabad, Sep 28 (IANS) Telugu star Ram Charan completed 13 years as an actor on Monday. He says while he has had his share of hits and misses, he has cherished every bit of it.

]]> <![CDATA[ Vijay Varma: Love needs a major comeback ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 21:03:19 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Actor Vijay Varma feels that it is easy to hate and says that love needs a major comeback.

]]> <![CDATA[ Bhojpuri cinema to get a boost with Film City in UP's Noida ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 21:03:05 +0530

Lucknow, Sep 28 (IANS) The Bhojpuri film industry is likely to spread its wings even higher following the announcement that a film city will come up in Uttar Pradeshs Noida by 2021 by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.

]]> <![CDATA[ What's the status of Sushant probe? Maha minister asks CBI ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 19:34:02 +0530

Mumbai, Sep. Sep 28 (IANS) Claiming that the probe into the death of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput has gone silent, a Maharashtra minister on Monday sought answers from the Central Bureau of Investigation which is now handling the case.

]]> <![CDATA[ SSR case: CBI needs to do more than a media release, says Swami ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 19:33:41 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) BJP Rajya Sabha MP Subramanian Swamy on Monday reacted to the press statement issued by the CBI in the Sushant Singh Rajput case. Swamy feels the investigating bureau should file an FIR with murder charge and arrest the suspects.

]]> <![CDATA[ Shatrughan Sinha, Sonakshi appear together in a music video ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 19:33:16 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Veteran actor Shatrughan Sinha and his daughter, actress Sonakshi Sinha, appear together on screen for the first time, in a new music video.

]]> <![CDATA[ CBI: We are conducting probe into Sushant case professionally ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 17:46:21 +0530

New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Days after Vikas Singh, lawyer of Sushant Singh Rajput's family, sought updates in the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) investigation, the federal agency on Monday said it was conducting the probe looking at all angles in a professional manner.

]]> <![CDATA[ Vijay Deverakonda teams up with Telugu hitmaker Sukumar, promises 'memorable cinema' ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 17:46:00 +0530

Hyderabad, Sep 28 (IANS) Telugu superstar Vijay Deverakonda looks forward to working with filmmaker Sukumar, and promises memorable cinema to the fans.

]]> <![CDATA[ Sona Mohapatra: The men in film land only stick to milk and biscuits? ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 17:45:34 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Singer Sona Mohapatra finds it strange that only actresses are being singled out as alleged drug users in Bollywood, while none of their male counterparts have come under the radar of suspicion.

]]> <![CDATA[ Tiger Shroff shares flying kick video after injury ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 17:45:06 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Bollywood action star Tiger Shroff stunned fans with his new Instagram video, where he is seen pulling off a flying kick after his recent njury.

]]> <![CDATA[ Lata Mangeshkar turns 91: Sister Asha Bhosle shares unseen childhood memory ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 17:44:52 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar turned 91 on Monday and her younger sister, playback icon Asha Bhosle, shared a slice of childhood memory on the occasion. Bhosle tweeted a black and white picture of the Mangeshkar sisters -- Lata, Usha and Meena along with her.

]]> <![CDATA[ Farhan Akhtar opens up on 'vitriolic news reporting' ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 17:44:31 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Actor-singer-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar on Monday spoke out against what he feels is vitriolic news reporting.

]]> <![CDATA[ PM speaks to Lata Mangeshkar on her birthday ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 16:48:24 +0530

New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday conveyed birthday wishes to legendary playback singer Lata Mangeshkar, saying "I consider myself fortunate to have always received her affection and blessings".

]]> <![CDATA[ Lata Mangeshkar turns 91: B-Town wishes its 'Ma Saraswati' ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 16:47:54 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Lata Mangeshkar turned 91 on Monday, and celebrities took to social media to greet the living legend.

]]> <![CDATA[ K-pop superband BTS confirm new album in November ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 16:47:19 +0530

Seoul, Sep 28 (IANS) K-pop superband BTS have announced that they will release their new album on November 20.

]]> <![CDATA[ Ranbir Kapoor turns 38: Sisters Riddhima, Kareena wish 'Best Bro' ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 16:46:51 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Ranbir Kapoor is not on social media, but his fans and family members have flooded almost all digital platforms with the best wishes for the actor on his 38th birthday on Monday.

]]> <![CDATA[ Irrfan Khan's son Babil pens moving note ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 14:30:37 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Babil Khan, elder son of late actor Irrfan Khan, has penned an emotional note for his father and said that he would give every cell in his presence to remember his skin.

]]> <![CDATA[ Sui Dhaaga maker Sharat Katariya: My characters come from personal experiences ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 14:11:46 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) The Varun Dhawan-Anushka Sharma starrer Sui Dhaaga released two years ago on this day. Director Sharat Katariya, opening up on his creative process, says the characters in his films come from his personal experiences.

]]> <![CDATA[ Payal Dev on recreating Mika's 'Sawan mein lag gayi aag' ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 14:11:24 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Singer Payal Dev prefers to avoid recreating music, but when she tried her hand at the job recently with an old pop hit, she realised regenerating the magic of a popular number was indeed challenging.

]]> <![CDATA[ Singer Paloma Faith opens up on her postpartum depression ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 11:31:01 +0530

Los Angeles, Sep 28 (IANS) Singer Paloma Faith, who is expecting her second child, has opened up about anxiety issues and postpartum depression that she faced had after her first childbirth three years ago.

]]> <![CDATA[ 'Balika Vadhu' serial director sells veggies in UP's Azamgarh ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 11:20:12 +0530

Azamgarh (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 28 (IANS) He is just another face in the crowd but when he talks about his background, one realises what time and circumstances have done to this man.

]]> <![CDATA[ Sucheeta Trivedi: Don't know why people make a big deal about sex scenes ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 11:19:57 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Actress Sucheeta Trivedi fails to fathom why some people make a big deal about bold content on OTT platforms.

]]> <![CDATA[ Big B one of the most comfortable superstars to work with: KBC stylist ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 09:10:25 +0530

New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Bollywood icon Amitabh Bachchan is among the most comfortable superstars to work with, says Priya Patil, his stylist on Kaun Banega Crorepati.

]]> <![CDATA[ The Comey Rules: Political drama lacks sorted storytelling (IANS Review; Rating: * * and 1/2 ) ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2020 09:10:10 +0530

The Comey Rules (series streaming on Voot); Cast: Jeff Daniels, Brendan Gleeson, Jennifer Ehle, Holly Hunter, Peter Coyote, Oona Chaplin, Scoot McNairy; Direction: Billy Ray; Rating: * * and 1/2 (two and a half stars)

]]> <![CDATA[ Riddhima starts birthday countdown for brother Ranbir ]]> Sun, 27 Sep 2020 20:30:04 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Ranbir Kapoor's sister Riddhima Kapoor Sahni on Sunday started a countdown for the former's birthday.

]]> <![CDATA[ Bhavesh Kumar wants to explore different mediums ]]> Sun, 27 Sep 2020 20:29:46 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actor Bhavesh Kumar, who made his Bollywood debut with the 2019 film 'P Se Pyaar F Se Faraar', says he does not want to restrict himself and is ready to work on TV and web too.

]]> <![CDATA[ Ayushmann on screening of 'Bala' at Indo-German Film Week ]]> Sun, 27 Sep 2020 20:09:05 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actor Ayushmann Khurrana is extremely happy as his film "Bala" is a part of the ongoing Indo-German Film Week.

]]> <![CDATA[ When Rhea Kapoor cried after seeing her pet's ill-health ]]> Sun, 27 Sep 2020 20:08:50 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Producer Rhea Kapoor on Sunday took to her Instagram to introduce her new pet, a dog called Russell Crowe Kapoor.

]]> <![CDATA[ 50 years of YRF: Aditya Chopra unveils new logo ]]> Sun, 27 Sep 2020 20:08:34 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Filmmaker Aditya Chopra has unveiled a new logo of Yash Raj Films that marks the beginning of the 50-year celebrations of the production house.

]]> <![CDATA[ Changing footwear trends in India ]]> Sun, 27 Sep 2020 19:35:25 +0530

New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANSlife) Covid-19 has changed consumer buying patterns across segments, ranging from FMCG, personal care, apparel to footwear. The change has also led manufacturers to take innovative strategies and widen certain product portfolio ranges to attract consumers and gain a competitive edge.

]]> <![CDATA[ Gajendra Verma gets into action mode for new music video ]]> Sun, 27 Sep 2020 19:28:50 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Singer Gajendra Verma says he had fun throwing punches and performing air kicks for his new music video.

]]> <![CDATA[ Ansh Bagri to star in a rom-com digital series ]]> Sun, 27 Sep 2020 19:28:34 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actor Ansh Bagri is excited about his rom-com web series 'Love Ka Panga'.

]]> <![CDATA[ Irrfan Khan wanted to have a daughter, reveals wife ]]> Sun, 27 Sep 2020 17:53:40 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) On the occasion of Daughters' Day, late actor Irrfan Khan's wife Sutapa Sikdar revealed how the two "desperately" wanted to have a daughter in their life.


]]> <![CDATA[ Divyanka Tripathi 'looking for some ab-normal times' ]]> Sun, 27 Sep 2020 17:27:04 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actress Divyanka Tripathi does not want anything too eye-popping, and is searching for normal times.


]]> <![CDATA[ Sanjay Khan, Riteish Deshmukh mourn Jaswant Singh's demise ]]> Sun, 27 Sep 2020 16:29:43 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Several members from the film industry took to social media to pay condolences after the demise of former Union minister Jaswant Singh on Sunday.


]]> <![CDATA[ Ex-Dharma man Kshitij in NCB custody till Oct 3 (Ld) ]]> Sun, 27 Sep 2020 16:16:16 +0530

Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) A Mumbai court on Sunday remanded former Dharma Productions' executive Kshitij R. Prasad to the Narcotics Control Bureau's custody till October 3, officials said here.