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Amit Kumar expresses displeasure over 'Indian Idol-12' Kishore Kumar special

12 May 2021

Amit Kumar expresses displeasure over 'Indian Idol-12' Kishore Kumar special

Indian Idol 12 managed to disappoint a lot of Kishore Kumar fans with their sub-par special on him.

Singer-host Aditya Narayan, wife actress Shweta Agarwal contract COVID-19

04 Apr 2021

Singer-host Aditya Narayan, wife actress Shweta Agarwal contract COVID-19

Singer-host Aditya Narayan and his wife actress Shweta Agarwal have tested positive for COVID-19.

'Indian Idol 12': Former judge Anu Malik returns as guest

19 Mar 2021

'Indian Idol 12': Former judge Anu Malik returns as guest

Music composer Anu Malik will be returning to the reality TV show Indian Idol 12 as a guest for a special episode.

Aditya Narayan to marry Shweta Aggarwal on December 1

27 Nov 2020

Aditya Narayan to marry Shweta Aggarwal on December 1

Singer and TV host Aditya Narayan, who recently announced his engagement with long-time girlfriend Shweta Aggarwal, is set to tie the knot with her on December 1.

Neha Kakkar gifts Rs. 1 lakh to 'Indian Idol' contestant

26 Nov 2020

Neha Kakkar gifts Rs. 1 lakh to 'Indian Idol' contestant

Singer Neha Kakkar, who is back on the sets of Indian Idol, came forward to help a contestant after listening to his story.

Neha Kakkar, Rohanpreet Singh surprise fans with Roka video

20 Oct 2020

Neha Kakkar, Rohanpreet Singh surprise fans with Roka video

Popular Bollywood singer Neha Kakkar has gotten engaged to Rohanpreet Singh in a private ceremony.

'Bigg Boss 14' final list of contestants, "seniors," and more

04 Oct 2020

'Bigg Boss 14' final list of contestants, "seniors," and more

Bigg Boss is back with a bang!

Meiyang Chang faces racism amid coronavirus; hits back at trolls

24 Mar 2020

Meiyang Chang faces racism amid coronavirus; hits back at trolls

Even at such a crucial time that calls for all of us to stay united, some people continue to spew venom. Clearly, they don't know any better.

From rented one-room set to swanky bungalow: Neha Kakkar's headway

08 Mar 2020

From rented one-room set to swanky bungalow: Neha Kakkar's headway

Neha Kakkar is a success story!

Just to boost TRPs: Udit Narayan on Aditya-Neha's wedding rumors

11 Feb 2020

Just to boost TRPs: Udit Narayan on Aditya-Neha's wedding rumors

For a considerable part of the singing reality show Indian Idol 11, talks of judge Neha Kakkar and host Aditya Narayan's plausible wedding have been doing rounds.

#MeToo: Anu Malik steps down as 'Indian Idol 11' judge

21 Nov 2019

#MeToo: Anu Malik steps down as 'Indian Idol 11' judge

Following severe backlash over allegations of sexual misconduct, music composer Anu Malik has now stepped down as the judge from the ongoing 11th season of singing reality show Indian Idol.

#MeToo: Neha Bhasin calls Anu Malik 'pervert', Sona slams Sony

31 Oct 2019

#MeToo: Neha Bhasin calls Anu Malik 'pervert', Sona slams Sony

Around this time last year, social media was abuzz with #MeToo stories. Indian women, who had been humiliated, abused, or made uncomfortable by men in power spoke about the trauma.

'Indian Idol 11': Neha Kakkar forcibly kissed by contestant

19 Oct 2019

'Indian Idol 11': Neha Kakkar forcibly kissed by contestant

Popular singer Neha Kakkar, who features as one of the judges on singing reality show Indian Idol's ongoing eleventh season, was forcibly kissed by one of the participants during an episode of the show.

Top five Navratri events across India

04 Oct 2019

Top five Navratri events across India

Navratri is special for a number of reasons.

'Indian Idol': Aditya Narayan defends #MeToo named Anu Malik

25 Sep 2019

'Indian Idol': Aditya Narayan defends #MeToo named Anu Malik

Anu Malik, who had to step down as Indian Idol judge after he was named in the #MeToo movement by two noted singers, is all set to return in its 11th season.

Sanjay Dutt confirms 'Munnabhai 3' is happening, in scripting stage

19 Sep 2019

Sanjay Dutt confirms 'Munnabhai 3' is happening, in scripting stage

It's been quite some time that reports about the much-awaited third installment of Sanjay Dutt's Munnabhai franchise have been doing the rounds in media.

Sona Mohapatra rips into 'Indian Idol' over Anu Malik's return

31 May 2019

Sona Mohapatra rips into 'Indian Idol' over Anu Malik's return

After news of music director Anu Malik's return as a judge on singing reality television show Indian Idol's season 11 emerged, singer Sona Mohapatra voiced her discontentment with the decision, citing the sexual harassment allegations against the former.

Did Neha Kakkar reveal reason behind her break-up with Himansh?

20 Dec 2018

Did Neha Kakkar reveal reason behind her break-up with Himansh?

Kal ki fikr ho kisko, tum abhi to mere ho, these were the lines Neha Kakkar sang for her former-boyfriend Himansh Kohli.

Sona's vomiting on Twitter. I'd like to maintain decorum: Sonu

20 Dec 2018

Sona's vomiting on Twitter. I'd like to maintain decorum: Sonu

Singer Sonu Nigam has responded to Sona Mohapatra's tweets against him, saying that though she's "vomiting" on Twitter, he would like to maintain decorum.

#MeToo: Sona Mohapatra slams Sonu Nigam for supporting Anu Malik

19 Dec 2018

#MeToo: Sona Mohapatra slams Sonu Nigam for supporting Anu Malik

Sonu Nigam sparked fresh controversy after he extended support to Anu Malik, who was accused of sexual harassment by multiple women.

#MeToo: Sonu Nigam defends Anu Malik against sexual harassment allegations

19 Dec 2018

#MeToo: Sonu Nigam defends Anu Malik against sexual harassment allegations

Singer Sonu Nigam has come out in support of his music director friend Anu Malik, who was accused of sexual misconduct by several women.

Sonali Bendre back on TV with 'India's Best Dramebaaz 3'

20 Apr 2018

Sonali Bendre back on TV with 'India's Best Dramebaaz 3'

Sonali Bendre Behl has appeared on a number of reality shows as a judge and garnered immense praise from the audience.

Assassinations to the Azaan row: Understanding fatwas

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.