Alia Bhatt

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Janhvi Kapoor buys plush new home worth Rs. 39 crore

05 Jan 2021

Janhvi Kapoor buys plush new home worth Rs. 39 crore

Bollywood actor Janhvi Kapoor has recently bought an expensive property in an upscale area in Mumbai, several reports said.

Ranbir and Alia are not getting engaged today: Randhir Kapoor

30 Dec 2020

Ranbir and Alia are not getting engaged today: Randhir Kapoor

As Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt jet off together to Ranthambore with their families to celebrate the New Year, rumors of their engagement started doing the rounds online.

'Gangubai Kathiawadi': Sanjay Leela Bhansali's movie lands in legal trouble

28 Dec 2020

'Gangubai Kathiawadi': Sanjay Leela Bhansali's movie lands in legal trouble

Alia Bhatt's upcoming movie, Gangubai Kathiawadi has landed in legal trouble, as a case against the actor, filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Bhansali Productions, has been filed by Gangubai's son, Babuji Rawji Shah.

Would be married to Alia if not for pandemic: Ranbir

24 Dec 2020

Would be married to Alia if not for pandemic: Ranbir

Actor Ranbir Kapoor has finally opened up about his wedding plans with his girlfriend and fellow actor Alia Bhatt.

Akshay, SRK feature on Forbes' list of most influential stars

09 Dec 2020

Akshay, SRK feature on Forbes' list of most influential stars

Forbes Asia has released a list of top 100 most influential celebrities on social media across the Asia-Pacific region.

Beauty e-tailer Nykaa bags undisclosed funding from Boston-based Fidelity Investments

27 Nov 2020

Beauty e-tailer Nykaa bags undisclosed funding from Boston-based Fidelity Investments

Indian beauty and fashion e-commerce unicorn Nykaa announced that it has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from the Boston-based asset management firm, Fidelity Management & Research Company.

Bingo releases statement after receiving criticism over ad

20 Nov 2020

Bingo releases statement after receiving criticism over ad

Popular chips and snacks brand Bingo recently faced heavy backlash after posting an advertisement featuring Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh.

Akshay Kumar's 'Laxmii' flooded with 1-star rating on IMDb

13 Nov 2020

Akshay Kumar's 'Laxmii' flooded with 1-star rating on IMDb

Akshay Kumar and Kiara Advani-starrer horror-comedy movie Laxmii is facing heavy backlash from viewers.

BJP leaders threaten violence over SS Rajamouli's 'RRR'

02 Nov 2020

BJP leaders threaten violence over SS Rajamouli's 'RRR'

Filmmaker SS Rajamouli's upcoming movie RRR has landed into a major controversy.

On kids' 10th birthday, Sanjay Dutt announces recovery from cancer

21 Oct 2020

On kids' 10th birthday, Sanjay Dutt announces recovery from cancer

Bollywood star Sanjay Dutt, on the occasion of his children Shahraan and Iqra's 10th birthday, has announced his recovery from cancer.

Deepika and Alia to join Ranbir in Bhansali's 'Baiju Bawra'?

18 Oct 2020

Deepika and Alia to join Ranbir in Bhansali's 'Baiju Bawra'?

Sanjay Leela Bhansali might just have managed to bring together perhaps the most enviable trio of actors for his upcoming movie.

Will be out of this cancer soon, says Sanjay Dutt

15 Oct 2020

Will be out of this cancer soon, says Sanjay Dutt

Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt, who is battling lung cancer, recently visited a salon for a haircut.

A day after release, 'Khaali Peeli' rated 1.7/10 on IMDb

03 Oct 2020

A day after release, 'Khaali Peeli' rated 1.7/10 on IMDb

After garnering flak over nepotism, and triggering a major controversy involving a beloved pop star, Khaali Peeli has pocketed yet another unwanted feat.

Ranbir Kapoor to make digital debut with 10-part action series?

22 Sep 2020

Ranbir Kapoor to make digital debut with 10-part action series?

Hold your breath, ladies and gentlemen! Ranbir Kapoor might soon make a stylish entry into your digital screens.

Aamir Khan's brother Faisal alleges Karan Johar insulted him once

08 Sep 2020

Aamir Khan's brother Faisal alleges Karan Johar insulted him once

Superstar Aamir Khan's brother Faisal Khan has alleged that filmmaker Karan Johar had once insulted him and "put him down."

Multiplex Association, filmmakers request government to reopen cinema halls

31 Aug 2020

Multiplex Association, filmmakers request government to reopen cinema halls

The Multiplex Association of India and several leading film personalities, including Reliance Entertainment's CEO and Bollywood producer Boney Kapoor have requested the central government to consider the reopening of movie theaters.

With 1.1/10 score, 'Sadak 2' becomes worst-rated film on IMDb

29 Aug 2020

With 1.1/10 score, 'Sadak 2' becomes worst-rated film on IMDb

Looks like, Mahesh Bhatt's directorial comeback Sadak 2 has arrived to break all the unwanted movie records out there.

Independence Day 2020: 5 Bollywood movies that evoke patriotism

13 Aug 2020

Independence Day 2020: 5 Bollywood movies that evoke patriotism

Bollywood movies that are themed around patriotism have always been popular among audiences.

'Sadak 2' trailer is now most-disliked YouTube video in India

13 Aug 2020

'Sadak 2' trailer is now most-disliked YouTube video in India

With the raging debate around nepotism and favoritism in Hindi movie industry soaring higher than ever in the aftermath of the tragic death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput, upcoming movie Sadak 2 is facing the wrath of angry netizens.

Within hours, 'Sadak 2' trailer receives 10-lakh dislikes on YouTube

12 Aug 2020

Within hours, 'Sadak 2' trailer receives 10-lakh dislikes on YouTube

Seemingly, Bollywood and its star kids have fallen out of favors with the public, as the newly-launched trailer of Sadak 2 starring Alia Bhatt, Aditya Roy Kapur, and Sanjay Dutt proves.

Everything that happened in the entertainment world today

10 Aug 2020

Everything that happened in the entertainment world today

On Monday, news in the world of entertainment was about some major developments in Sushant Singh Rajput's death case, a couple of exciting announcements, and much more.

Entertainment round-up: CBI registers FIR against Rhea, and more

06 Aug 2020

Entertainment round-up: CBI registers FIR against Rhea, and more

On Thursday, news in the world of entertainment was about some fresh developments in actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death case, release date announcements for a couple of highly-anticipated movies, and yet another tragic death.

The five best-dressed Bollywood couples you should check out

02 Aug 2020

The five best-dressed Bollywood couples you should check out

Couples in Bollywood always make it to news, be it with their travel diaries, public display of affection or their, at times sassy, sense of fashion.

#NewsBytesExclusive: How author Harinder Sikka was "cheated" by Gulzars

26 Jul 2020

#NewsBytesExclusive: How author Harinder Sikka was "cheated" by Gulzars

Amid the raging insider-outsider debate in the film industry and reignited talks about Bollywood's ever-ungrateful nature, author Harinder Sikka spoke with NewsBytes.

Swara, Taapsee react to Kangana's 'B-grade actors' comment

20 Jul 2020

Swara, Taapsee react to Kangana's 'B-grade actors' comment

Not unusually so, actor Kangana Ranaut recently called out the film industry's rampant nepotism, favoritism, and hypocrisy in light of actor Sushant Singh Rajput's tragic death.

Sushant's 'Dil Bechara' co-star Swastika gets rape threats; two arrested

18 Jul 2020

Sushant's 'Dil Bechara' co-star Swastika gets rape threats; two arrested

One person has been arrested by Kolkata Police for his alleged involvement in posting rape and acid attack threats to actor Swastika Mukherjee on social media.

Nepometer: Rate movies based on nepotism and call Bollywood out!

11 Jul 2020

Nepometer: Rate movies based on nepotism and call Bollywood out!

Even if you ignore the bad acting, shoddy scripts and mind-numbing music, Bollywood still does not fail to disappoint you.

KJo, SRK convinced director to replace an actor with Alia?

10 Jul 2020

KJo, SRK convinced director to replace an actor with Alia?

Alia Bhatt, who has been at the receiving end of criticism due to the ongoing nepotism debate in the film industry, has landed into another controversy.

Karan Johar "shattered" over hatred after Sushant's death, reveals friend

08 Jul 2020

Karan Johar "shattered" over hatred after Sushant's death, reveals friend

Filmmaker Karan Johar is deeply upset by the heavy backlash and online trolling that he has been subjected to ever since the tragic demise of actor Sushant Singh Rajput, his close friend revealed.

Sharmila Tagore's son Saif claims he is a "nepotism victim"

02 Jul 2020

Sharmila Tagore's son Saif claims he is a "nepotism victim"

In the aftermath of actor Sushant Singh Rajput's tragic demise, many celebrities (read star kids) are coming forward to clarify their stance on privilege and nepotism in the industry.

Sushant's brother-in-law launches 'Nepometer' to fight nepotism in Bollywood

01 Jul 2020

Sushant's brother-in-law launches 'Nepometer' to fight nepotism in Bollywood

Late actor Sushant Singh Rajput's brother-in-law, Vishal Kirti, has announced the launch of Nepometer, a platform that will provide rating for movies and television shows based on how nepotistic or independent the cast and crew is.

'Sooryavanshi' and '83' all set for a theatrical release

30 Jun 2020

'Sooryavanshi' and '83' all set for a theatrical release

As movie theaters remain shuttered in wake of the coronavirus pandemic, a strange cat-and-mouse chase has ensued between cinema chains and digital streaming platforms.

Shooting of 'Sadak 2' to resume in July

20 Jun 2020

Shooting of 'Sadak 2' to resume in July

After nearly three months of shutdown, Bollywood is finally getting back to work.

Amid criticism, Karan Johar unfollows most actors on Twitter

18 Jun 2020

Amid criticism, Karan Johar unfollows most actors on Twitter

Sushant Singh Rajput's tragic death has raised some pertinent questions and brought the entire film fraternity under scrutiny.

SSR death: Case filed against Karan Johar, Salman Khan, others

17 Jun 2020

SSR death: Case filed against Karan Johar, Salman Khan, others

A complaint has been filed against eight persons, including Bollywood superstar Salman Khan, filmmaker Karan Johar, director Sanjay Leela Bhansali and producer Ekta Kapoor, in connection with actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death case.

SSR dies: Karan Johar, Alia Bhatt slammed for 'double standards'

15 Jun 2020

SSR dies: Karan Johar, Alia Bhatt slammed for 'double standards'

Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput's suicide has once again triggered the same-old nepotism debate in the film fraternity.

'Laxmmi Bomb', 'Sadak 2' to release directly on streaming platforms?

14 Jun 2020

'Laxmmi Bomb', 'Sadak 2' to release directly on streaming platforms?

Even as part of lockdown restrictions have been lifted, the predicament for movie producers persists. This is so because theaters still remain indefinitely shuttered across the country.

Alia Bhatt's best casual outfits you can try

12 Jun 2020

Alia Bhatt's best casual outfits you can try

There is much more to Alia Bhatt than her adorable looks. The actor has an inborn penchant for fashion and styling.

Shah Rukh Khan to turn journalist for R Madhavan's 'Rocketry'?

07 Jun 2020

Shah Rukh Khan to turn journalist for R Madhavan's 'Rocketry'?

You can keep Shah Rukh Khan away from the screen, but not from cinema.

Actor Mouni Roy stranded in UAE for two months

22 May 2020

Actor Mouni Roy stranded in UAE for two months

Many people around the world are facing an unprecedented predicament due to the coronavirus pandemic and the ensuing lockdown.