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25 Sep 2017

Peepli Live
Delhi HC acquits 'Peepli Live' co-director in 2015 rape case

The Delhi High Court has acquitted 'Peepli Live' co-director Mahmood Farooqui in a 2015 rape case.

14 Jun 2017

'Dangal' becomes fifth highest grossing non-English movie ever

'Dangal' is breaking one record after the other. It is now the fifth highest-grossing non-English movie ever.

31 May 2017

SRK escapes near-fatal accident on Aanand Rai's sets!

One week after Shah Rukh Khan started shooting for Aanand L Rai's next, reports are abuzz about a near-fatal accident on the sets.

29 May 2017

Priyanka Chopra to be honored with Dadasaheb Phalke award

Priyanka Chopra has a new feather in her cap: the star will be the first to receive the Dadasaheb Phalke Academy Award for the 'International Acclaimed Actress'.

29 May 2017

Bahrain sheikh sued for $42.5m by a businessman

A distant-relative of the King of Bahrain, Sheikh Hamad is being sued by an Egyptian businessman Abdallah, who is claiming $42.5 million from him.

25 May 2017

Karan Johar celebrates first birthday as father

Bollywood star Karan Johar turned 45 today, marking his first birthday as a father.

25 May 2017

Mohanlal's Mahabharatham controversy: Protests over name

'Mahabharatham', a mega Rs. 1000cr movie in the works, already has its first controversy: pro-Hindu group Kerala Hindu Aikya Vedi has opposed its release unless the name is changed.

25 May 2017

India at Cannes: Despite media attention, have we succeeded?

The Cannes Film Festival entered its 70th anniversary this year. As usual, national media houses gushed over "mind-blowing" pictures of Aishwarya Rai, Sonam Kapoor and Deepika Padukone.

What to expect from Sachin, A Billion dreams?

Sachin Tendulkar's biopic "Sachin: A Billion Dreams" is set to release this Friday.

24 May 2017

Kashmir gets first movie in three decades, but no theatres

Filmmaker Hussain Khan, who has finally completed work on the first Kashmiri movie in three decades, is now staring at a major stumbling block.

23 May 2017

If Bahubali were a corporate organization!

According to the latest reports, Bahubali 2, which was made on a budget of Rs. 250 crore, has managed to garner Rs. 1,565 crore till date and is still going strong.

23 May 2017

Celebrity News
Deepika Padukone the most followed Bollywood actress on Instagram

Deepika Padukone has maintained her status quo as one of the top actresses of India, even on social media. She is now the most followed Bollywood actress on Instagram, with 17.5mn followers!

21 May 2017

Akshay Kumar
Real-life hero Mathews, the inspiration behind 'Airlift', passes away

Malayali businessman Mathunny Mathews, known for his role in the extraction of over 1 lakh stranded Indians during the Gulf War, passed away today at the age of 81.

Sachin's biopic will reveal new sides to fans

With just five days left for the release of Sachin Tendulkar's biopic, "Sachin: A Billion Dreams" starring the cricket god himself, Sachin revealed that the film is about the "highs and lows" of his life.

21 May 2017

Shilpa Shetty and her husband get anticipatory bail

Shilpa Shetty and her husband Raj Kundra were granted bail by the Thane Additional Sessions Court.

20 May 2017

Braveheart Neerja's family snubbed by 'Neerja' producers?

Over a year after the blockbuster 'Neerja' hit theatres, an ongoing legal tussle between the braveheart's family and the producer has apparently reached tipping point.

19 May 2017

After editor Apurva Asrani, Kangana now attacked by Ketan Mehta

Kangana Ranaut seems to be fishing in troubled waters. Not even a week after being accused of stealing screenplay credits, she has been sent a notice by filmmaker Ketan Mehta for "hijacking" his project.

Kangana's Simran- Writer claims actress snatched his hard work

Apurva Asrani, the writer of Kangana Ranaut's next 'Simran', slammed her for claiming that she wrote the film.

18 May 2017

Celebrity News
Actress Reema Lagoo passes away after suffering a cardiac arrest

On Wednesday night, veteran actor Reema Lagoo passed away at the Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital in Andheri.

17 May 2017

The Bahubali Effect - South re-releases look to strike gold

Only two weeks after release, the Hindi version of 'Bahubali: The Conclusion' emerged as the highest grosser of all-time, surpassing Aamir Khan's 'Dangal'.

15 May 2017

Dangal becomes second Indian film to cross Rs. 1000cr mark

Aamir Khan's Dangal became the second Indian film, after Baahubali 2, to cross the Rs. 1,000 crore mark worldwide.

14 May 2017

Unfolding the mega brand - Priyanka Chopra!

In latest news, reigning queen Priyanka Chopra has just signed another Hollywood movie - this time with our beloved Sheldon Cooper!

13 May 2017

Ram Gopal Verma
Ram Gopal Verma, this is how legends die in Bollywood

It appears that every movie critic uses their choicest words to describe what a momentous failure a Ram Gopal Verma movie is; the latest offering by the erstwhile legend is no different.

11 May 2017

Ramayana 3D film trilogy with Rs. 500cr budget

After Mahabharata, Ramayana will be the next to be translated to the silver screen.

11 May 2017

Assassinations to the Azaan row: Understanding fatwas

Fatwas have been at the centre of eye-catching news stories in recent times, especially in the wake of the Sonu Nigam Azaan controversy. They make for interesting reading material both due to reflection of radicalism in some and the sheer absurdity in certain others.

07 May 2017

Bahubali 2 box office collection crosses Rs. 1000 crore

Sources stated that SS Rajamouli's epic Bahubali 2, starring Prabhas and Rana Daggubati has become the first Indian film to cross Rs. 1000 crore in global earnings.

02 May 2017

Revisiting and not "remembering" Satyajit Ray on his birthday

When my editor asked me to do a piece on Satyajit Ray's 96th birth-anniversary, the brief was, "something which is a tribute, not cliché, but contemporary."

02 May 2017

Bahubali records' streak: Over 62 lakhs tickets sold on BookMyShow

Bahubali-2 continues to shatter records; over 62 lakhs tickets were sold on BookMyShow alone, contributing more than Rs. 120cr to its collections over the opening weekend in India.

28 Apr 2017

FIR against Shilpa Shetty Kundra and husband for cheating

A FIR was registered in Thane's Bhiwandi police station against Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty and her husband Raj Kundra in a cheating case.

27 Apr 2017

Actor Vinod Khanna passes away at 70

Veteran actor Vinod Khanna, star of cult movies like 'Amar Akbar Anthony', 'Hera Pheri' and 'Muqaddar Ka Sikandar', died on April 27 in Mumbai. He was 70.

26 Apr 2017

FCAT directs 'A' certificate for 'Lipstick Under My Burkha'

The Film Certification Appellate Tribunal has directed the Central Board of Film Certification to issue an 'A' (Adult) certificate to 'Lipstick Under My Burkha', which has till now been denied certification.

24 Apr 2017

Why are Bollywood biggies turning to web shorts?

There has been a dramatic rise in the number of web series and short films in recent times as more and more artistes take to the uncensored, free platform.

18 Apr 2017

World Heritage Day 2017: Millions pay tribute to their monuments

On the occasion of the World Heritage Day being celebrated on April 18, people all over celebrated their heritage and paid tributes to monuments on Twitter.

16 Apr 2017

Sunil Grover
Kapil Sharma Show gets good ratings but continues to nosedive

Data from the Broadcast Audience Research Council showed that the 'Kapil Sharma Show' fared better than Indian Idol Grand Finale, where Sunil Grover made a guest appearance.

'Sachin: A Billion Dreams' trailer finally out!

The trailer of Sachin Tendulkar's much-awaited biopic, 'Sachin: A Billion Dreams' is finally out.

12 Apr 2017

Sunil Grover
Sunil Grover to launch own show after Kapil Sharma tiff?

In what could end the Kapil Sharma-Sunil Grover tiff, India Today reported that Grover had signed a deal with Sony for his own show.

10 Apr 2017

Controversial 'Lipstick Under My Burkha' heads to Golden Globes

Despite a snub by the CBFC, 'Lipstick Under My Burkha' will now be an official entry in the next Golden Globes, likely to be held in January 2018.

07 Apr 2017

Akshay Kumar
National Film Awards 2017 announced

Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar has received the Best Actor Award for 'Rustom', his first ever.

02 Apr 2017

Sunil Grover
Kapil Sharma-Sunil Grover fight: Will Sharma's show face the axe?

Kapil Sharma must have never imagined that things would take a turn for the worse, after his mid-air brawl with his co-star Sunil Grover.

14 Mar 2017

Bollywood unaffected by demonetization move

Sources stated that Bollywood has emerged unscathed from the demonetization saga, garnering over Rs. 1000 crore in just four months since the move.