Bollywood Country en-us <![CDATA[ Bollywood Country ]]> 70 70 <![CDATA[ Salman finds Dhoni 'Dabangg player' ]]> Sun, 15 Dec 2019 18:39:06 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 15 (IANS) Superstar Salman Khan's favourite cricketer is none other than Mahendra Singh Dhoni.

]]> <![CDATA[ It's a wrap for Ayushmann's 'Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan' ]]> Sun, 15 Dec 2019 18:38:57 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 15 (IANS) Actor Ayushmann Khurrana and the team of "Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan" has completed the upcoming film's shooting.

]]> <![CDATA[ Mammootty's 'Mamangam' leaked online, FIR filed ]]> Sun, 15 Dec 2019 18:38:37 +0530

Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 15 (IANS) The Ernakulam police here registered an anti-piracy case on Sunday against those who are alleged to have illegally uploaded superstar Mammootty's magnum opus "Mamangam" to the internet.

]]> <![CDATA[ Kareena gets ready at Bengaluru airport for cousin's roka ]]> Sun, 15 Dec 2019 18:38:17 +0530

Bengaluru, Dec 15 (IANS) Due to busy work schedule, actress Kareena Kapoor Khan had to get ready for her cousin Armaan Jain's roka ceremony (a pre-wedding ritual) at the Bengaluru airport.

]]> <![CDATA[ Padmini Kolhapure's son Priyaank excited about debut film ]]> Sun, 15 Dec 2019 18:38:08 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 15 (IANS) Veteran actress Padmini Kolhapure's son Priyaank Sharma is all set to make his Bollywood debut with the upcoming film "Sab Kushal Mangal", and he is in complete awe of his co-star Akshaye Khanna.

]]> <![CDATA[ Sushmita Mukherjee: Am not a feminist who burns bra ]]> Sat, 14 Dec 2019 21:46:30 +0530

Lonavala, Dec 14 (IANS) Actress Sushmita Mukherjee continues to perform her one-act play "Nari Bai" for three years now. While several things have changed in the course of time, with a collective consciousness on women empowerment, gender equality, violence on women, Sushmita says that the play holds relevance because the protagonist is the seed of change.

]]> <![CDATA[ Deepika Padukone back with Vin Diesel in 'xXx 4'? ]]> Sat, 14 Dec 2019 21:45:52 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 14 (IANS) It looks like Bollywood superstar Deepika Padukone will be back in the fourth film of Vin Diesel's "xXx" franchise, after all.

]]> <![CDATA[ Hrithik, Kartik match steps 'Dheeme dheeme' ]]> Sat, 14 Dec 2019 21:45:15 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 14 (IANS) Kartik Aaryan's latest released "Pati Patni Aur Woh" is doing good business, and one song of the film, "Dheeme dheeme", has topped the charts. The song has become a rage and also captured imagination of several B-Town celebrties with its catchy tune and peppy dance beat. Several stars have taken to dancing to the tune of the infectious number.

]]> <![CDATA[ Nandita Puri: Child trafficking is a global issue ]]> Sat, 14 Dec 2019 19:45:56 +0530

Lonavala, Dec 14 (IANS) Nandita Puri, author and wife of the late actor Om Puri, is gearing up for her fourth book, "Jennifer", a real-life account of a girl who is a victim of intercountry child trafficking. She says addressing the issue through her writing was important for her, as child trafficking is a global issue.

]]> <![CDATA[ Anil Kapoor: Passion, hard work, zest for life keep me going ]]> Sat, 14 Dec 2019 19:45:33 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 14 (IANS) At 62, Anil Kapoors fitness level serves as a goal for youngsters. The self-confessed sprint connoisseur is counted among the fittest actors in the industry and is also enthusiastic about yoga and weight training.

]]> <![CDATA[ Akshay, Diljit undergo labour pain test to promote 'Good Newwz' ]]> Sat, 14 Dec 2019 17:02:09 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 14 (IANS) Quriking up the promotional game for their upcoming film "Good Newwz", actors Akshay Kumar and Diljit Dosanjh tried the labour pain test to understand what expecting mothers go through during child birth.

]]> <![CDATA[ Petition against 'Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior' in High Court ]]> Sat, 14 Dec 2019 17:01:50 +0530

New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) The upcoming Ajay Devgn and Kajol-starrer, "Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior", has become the latest pop historical out of Bollywood to land in a legal soup.

]]> <![CDATA[ Rishi Kapoor joins B'wood, fans to pay b'day tributes to Raj Kapoor ]]> Sat, 14 Dec 2019 16:05:43 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 14 (IANS) Raj Kapoor's fans on Saturday tweeted heartfelt tributes to the Bollywood Showman on his birth anniversary, with son Rishi Kapoor posting a throwback picture of the late thespian to honour him.

]]> <![CDATA[ 'Jumanji: The Next Level' beats 'Mardaani 2', 'The Body' on day 1 ]]> Sat, 14 Dec 2019 16:05:15 +0530

New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) The Hollywood biggie "Jumanji: The Next Level" took a headstart at the Indian box-office on day one, over this week's Bollywood releases -- the Rani Mukerji-starrer "Mardaani 2" and "The Body" featuring Emraan Hashmi and Rishi Kapoor.

]]> <![CDATA[ Sargun takes inspiration from Neena Gupta for 'Yeh Hai Chahatein' ]]> Sat, 14 Dec 2019 16:04:46 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 14 (IANS) Television actress Sargun Kaur took inspiration for her role in "Yeh Hai Chahatein" from Neena Gupta. She says the veteran actress's life has been an inspiration to all.

]]> <![CDATA[ Rihanna's documentary sold for $25 million ]]> Sat, 14 Dec 2019 16:03:18 +0530

Los Angeles, Dec 14 (IANS) Singer Rihanna's documentary has been reportedly sold to Amazon for a whopping $25 million.

]]> <![CDATA[ Aparshakti is lucky to have a helpful team ]]> Sat, 14 Dec 2019 16:02:21 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 14 (IANS) Actor Aparshakti Khurana has thanked his team for always taking care of him.

]]> <![CDATA[ 'Baalveer' cast happy as show makes it to Google's global list ]]> Fri, 13 Dec 2019 21:23:19 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 13 IANS) "Baalveer" finds a spot among the top 10 most-searched TV shows in Google's global list of 2019, and its lead actors Pavitra Punia and Dev Joshi are super happy.

]]> <![CDATA[ Tahira Kashyap's new short film 'Pinni' is 'straight from the heart' ]]> Fri, 13 Dec 2019 21:22:59 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 13 (IANS) Author-filmmaker Tahira Kashyap describes her upcoming short film "Pinni" as a sweet story, adding that the effort came straight from her heart.

]]> <![CDATA[ Rakhi Vijan: Good comedy happens on TV now ]]> Fri, 13 Dec 2019 21:22:28 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 13 (IANS) Actress Rakhi Vijan, popular as Sweety from the nineties sitcom "Hum Paanch", feels good comedy is happening on the small screen now.

]]> <![CDATA[ Salman Khan's dad Salim 'never trusted' his scripts ]]> Fri, 13 Dec 2019 21:22:07 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 13 (IANS) Salman Khan says his father and famous screenwriter, Salim Khan, never trusted the superstar's scripts.

]]> <![CDATA[ 'Mardaani 2': Rani rocks in topical film (IANS Review; Rating: * * *) ]]> Fri, 13 Dec 2019 21:21:43 +0530

"Mardaani 2"; Cast: Rani Mukerji, Vishal Jethwa, Shruti Bapna, Rajesh Sharma; Direction: Gopi Puthran; Rating: * * * (three stars)

]]> <![CDATA[ Akshay gifts onion earrings to wife Twinkle ]]> Fri, 13 Dec 2019 21:21:03 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 13 (IANS) Authour-producer Twinkle Khanna, who is known for her wit and humour, recently took a dig at the rising prices of onions in India.

]]> <![CDATA[ Abhishek Kapoor to helm film on 2019 Balakot airstrike ]]> Fri, 13 Dec 2019 21:20:30 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 13 (IANS) National Award-winning director Abhishek Kapoor, who has helmed hit movies like "Kai Po Che!" and "Rock On!!", has joined hands with producers Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Bhushan Kumar, Mahaveer Jain and Pragya Kapoor for a film based on the 2019 Balakot airstrike.

]]> <![CDATA[ Ayushmann: It has been an eye-opening year for me ]]> Fri, 13 Dec 2019 21:14:32 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 13 (IANS) The year 2019 has been special for actor Ayushmann Khurrana, who delivered back to back hits like "Article 15","Dream Girl" and "Bala". He says it has been an eye opening year for him.

]]> <![CDATA[ When SRK's son AbRam asked the paps to make way ]]> Fri, 13 Dec 2019 20:51:40 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 13 (IANS) Shah Rukh Khan's younger son AbRam Khan seems to have already acquired the airs of a superstar. His antics in a viral video at Rani Mukerji's daughter Adira's birthday party would suggest as much, and netizens are simply loving it.

]]> <![CDATA[ Salman Khan opens up on leaving 'Bigg Boss 13' ]]> Fri, 13 Dec 2019 20:50:58 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 13 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has opened up for the first time about reports that he is leaving season 13 of the popular reality show "Bigg Boss".

]]> <![CDATA[ 'Bigg Boss 13': Sidharth Shukla is in hospital ]]> Fri, 13 Dec 2019 20:50:30 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 12 (IANS) Actor Sidharth Shukla, who is one of the strongest contestants of the ongoing reality TV show "Bigg Boss 13", is seeking treatment for typhoid at a hospital here.

]]> <![CDATA[ Audible Suno brings Big B's audio show to your smartphone ]]> Thu, 12 Dec 2019 20:50:08 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 12 (IANS) Amazon subsidiary Audible, a leading seller and producer of audio entertainment and audiobooks, on Thursday introduced a new service called "Audible Suno" created exclusively for the listeners in India.

]]> <![CDATA[ Barkha Singh: It was fun to work with Sushmita Sen ]]> Thu, 12 Dec 2019 20:49:44 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 12 (IANS) "House Arrest" star Barkha Singh loved working with Sushmita Sen, and says she bonded with the actress over chocolates.

]]> <![CDATA[ Ajay Devgn wraps up Kolkata schedule of 'Maidaan' ]]> Thu, 12 Dec 2019 20:46:18 +0530

Kolkata, Dec 12 (IANS) Actor Ajay Devgn has wrapped up the third schedule of Amit Ravindernath Sharma's "Maidaan" in Kolkata.

]]> <![CDATA[ Virender Sehwag gives cricket tips to Tanuj Virwani ]]> Thu, 12 Dec 2019 20:45:41 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 12 (IANS) Actor Tanuj Virwani, who is currently wooing the audiences with his performance in cricket drama "Inside Edge 2", shared how former India opener Virender Sehwag helped him in improving his cricket skills.

]]> <![CDATA[ Papon calls off Delhi gig amid tension in Assam ]]> Thu, 12 Dec 2019 20:44:49 +0530

New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Singer Papon has called off his Delhi concert this weekend because his home state "Assam is burning, crying and under curfew".

]]> <![CDATA[ Rahul Jain sings 'Beyhadh 2' title track ]]> Thu, 12 Dec 2019 20:44:13 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 12 (IANS) The title track of Jennifer Winget's ongoing TV show "Beyhadh 2" is out. It is sung by Rahul Jain, who had also crooned the title song of Jennifer's previous show "Bepannah".

]]> <![CDATA[ Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas to create a sangeet dance show ]]> Thu, 12 Dec 2019 20:43:40 +0530

Los Angeles, Dec 12 (IANS) Priyanka Chopra and her husband Nick Jonas will create a series inspired by their own sangeet.

]]> <![CDATA[ Vidya Balan's 'Shakuntala Devi' to release on May 8, 2020 ]]> Thu, 12 Dec 2019 20:43:19 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 12 (IANS) Actress Vidya Balan on Thursday took to Instagram and announced the release date of her upcoming film "Shakuntala Devi" in a quirky way.

]]> <![CDATA[ Salman Khan's 'Radhe' to feature Govind Namdev as a cop ]]> Thu, 12 Dec 2019 20:42:31 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 12 (IANS) Actor Govind Namdev, who is mostly known for his villainous roles in films like "Bandit Queen", "Satya", "Prem Granth" and "Virasat", has bagged a pivotal role in the upcoming "Radhe", starring superstar Salman Khan.

]]> <![CDATA[ Salman: Feel strong parallel existence of Chulbul Pandey ]]> Thu, 12 Dec 2019 20:42:04 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 12 (IANS) Superstar Salman Khan says he feels a strong parallel existence of his onscreen avatar Chulbul Pandey.

]]> <![CDATA[ Arjun aims to bring change towards gender parity with startup ]]> Thu, 12 Dec 2019 14:07:03 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 12 (IANS) Actor Arjun Kapoor, who turned co-investor for a home food delivery company, says his startup is aiming to bring about a positive social change towards gender parity in our society.

]]> <![CDATA[ Kochi to host 5th edition of ALIIFF ]]> Thu, 12 Dec 2019 14:06:39 +0530

Kochi, Dec 12 (IANS) Kochi will play host to the fifth edition of the All Lights India International Film Festival (ALIIFF) to be held from February 8 to 12, said its organisers.

]]> <![CDATA[ Sourabh Raaj Jain returns to youth genre ]]> Thu, 12 Dec 2019 14:06:05 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 12 (IANS) Actor Sourabh Raaj Jain has become a popular name in the mythological genre. The "Remix" actor says he wanted to be a part of a new-age love story and he got the opportunity through "Patiala Babes" show.

]]> <![CDATA[ Rani hits the streets to meet traffic police ]]> Thu, 12 Dec 2019 14:05:30 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 12 (IANS) Actress Rani Mukerji, who is gearing up for the release of her upcoming film "Mardaani 2", took to the streets of Mumbai to meet traffic police officers, saw them in action and discussed with them how they tirelessly keep us safe.

]]> <![CDATA[ Rajini's upcoming film gets special poster on superstar's B'day ]]> Thu, 12 Dec 2019 14:05:08 +0530

Chennai, Dec 12 (IANS) The makers of Rajinikanths upcoming Tamil film "Darbar" on Thursday released a special poster to mark the superstars 70th birthday.

]]> <![CDATA[ Rani Mukerji: More women should join the police force ]]> Thu, 12 Dec 2019 14:04:45 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 12 (IANS) Actress Rani Mukerji, who plays a cop in "Mardaani 2", has urged women of the country to join the police force in large numbers.

]]> <![CDATA[ Ricky Kej highlights children's rights in new song ]]> Wed, 11 Dec 2019 20:37:16 +0530

New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) Grammy-Award winning musician Ricky Kej has come out with a song, "Wake up! For every child", and says it is about hope for a happy future for children.

]]> <![CDATA[ Karan Tacker: Wastage of food a big issue in India ]]> Wed, 11 Dec 2019 20:36:38 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) Actor Karan Tacker says wastage of food is a big issue all over the world, adding that people are still callous about how they treat food.

]]> <![CDATA[ Iulia Vantur says her Bollywood debut film hasn't been scrapped ]]> Wed, 11 Dec 2019 20:36:19 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) Romanian actor-singer Iulia Vantur has confirmed that her delayed Bollywood debut, "Radha Kyun Gori Main Kyun Kaala", is very much on, adding that shooting of the film will begin after director Prem Soni wraps up an ongoing project.

]]> <![CDATA[ Malayalam actor Shane Nigam apologises for curt remarks ]]> Wed, 11 Dec 2019 20:09:47 +0530

Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 11 (IANS) Young Malayalam actor Shane Nigam (23) has tendered an apology for his controversial statement on a social media platform where he termed film producers as "mad caps".

]]> <![CDATA[ Janhvi Kapoor: Films become monotonous after a certain point ]]> Wed, 11 Dec 2019 20:09:16 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) One-film-old Janhvi Kapoor says working in films can become monotonous after a certain point of time.

]]> <![CDATA[ Salman to quit 'Bigg Boss 13', Farah Khan to take over ]]> Wed, 11 Dec 2019 20:08:50 +0530

Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) Filmmaker-show host Farah Khan might take over hosting duties of "Bigg Boss 13" once Bollywood superstar Salman Khan quits the controversial reality.