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Anubhav Sinha says he had enough, 'resigns' from Bollywood

22 Jul 2020

Anubhav Sinha says he had enough, 'resigns' from Bollywood

Amid the raging insider-outsider debate in the entertainment fraternity, tempers continue to soar among its members.

Happy hours no more: Coronavirus changed rules of eating out

28 May 2020

Happy hours no more: Coronavirus changed rules of eating out

As it crept slyly into our lives, coronavirus upset all the apple carts possible. Beyond the staggering number of people it has killed, the virus has also brought economies to a halt, affecting most sectors.

Riddhima shares an unseen picture of the Kapoor family

17 May 2020

Riddhima shares an unseen picture of the Kapoor family

Since the demise of her father and veteran actor Rishi Kapoor, Riddhima Kapoor Sahni has been shuffling through some good old memories.

Ramayan's Sita Dipika Chikhlia to play Sarojini Naidu in biopic

08 May 2020

Ramayan's Sita Dipika Chikhlia to play Sarojini Naidu in biopic

Actor Dipika Chikhlia Topiwala, best known for portraying the role of Sita in Ramanand Sagar's epic mythological serial Ramayan, is all set to play freedom fighter and poet Sarojini Naidu in a new film.

Rishi Kapoor: 10 memorable movies you can stream right away

30 Apr 2020

Rishi Kapoor: 10 memorable movies you can stream right away

We all have our distinct set of vivid memories from Rishi Kapoor's rich filmography.

RIP Rishi Kapoor: Lesser-known facts about the veteran actor

30 Apr 2020

RIP Rishi Kapoor: Lesser-known facts about the veteran actor

Bollywood's beloved Chintu, the plain-speaking, and the evergreen heartthrob Rishi Kapoor has left us, leaving a void in the entertainment world that won't ever be filled.

Veteran actor Nimmi passes away; Bollywood pays tribute

26 Mar 2020

Veteran actor Nimmi passes away; Bollywood pays tribute

Veteran actor Nimmi, popular for her roles in Hindi movies in the 1950s and 60s, passed away on Wednesday. She was 88 years old.

Rishi Kapoor's sister Ritu Nanda passes away at 71

14 Jan 2020

Rishi Kapoor's sister Ritu Nanda passes away at 71

The daughter of veteran Bollywood actor Raj Kapoor, Ritu Nanda, passed away this morning at the age of 71.

Rishi Kapoor opens up on work and film choices

01 Dec 2019

Rishi Kapoor opens up on work and film choices

Starting his career as a child artist in his father and the legendary showman Raj Kapoor's movie Mera Naam Joker (1970), Rishi Kapoor has come a long way in his journey with films.

Dimple Kapadia quashes health rumors, says her mother is hospitalized

17 Nov 2019

Dimple Kapadia quashes health rumors, says her mother is hospitalized

Veteran actor Dimple Kapadia has dismissed rumors of her ill health, and said that it's actually her mother Betty who has been hospitalized. However, her health has improved now, she added.

Why are the Kapoors not celebrating Ganesh Chaturthi this year?

30 Aug 2019

Why are the Kapoors not celebrating Ganesh Chaturthi this year?

Ranbir Kapoor and his family, who are known to celebrate Ganesh Chaturthi in a grand way at RK Studios, will not be welcoming Lord Ganesha this year.

Is Rishi Kapoor returning to India before Ganesh Chaturthi?

21 Aug 2019

Is Rishi Kapoor returning to India before Ganesh Chaturthi?

Rishi Kapoor, who is currently in his last leg of cancer treatment in New York, has often spoken about how much he misses India.

Five Hollywood flicks that were inspired from Bollywood hit films

16 Aug 2019

Five Hollywood flicks that were inspired from Bollywood hit films

It's a known fact that Bollywood copies other countries' works, unabashedly.

End of an era: Godrej Properties buys iconic RK Studios

04 May 2019

End of an era: Godrej Properties buys iconic RK Studios

Yesterday, Godrej Properties Ltd took over the iconic RK Studios, marking the end of an era as far as Hindi films are concerned.

'Fauji' director Colonel Raj Kapoor passes away, SRK gets emotional

13 Apr 2019

'Fauji' director Colonel Raj Kapoor passes away, SRK gets emotional

Colonel Raj Kapoor, who introduced Shah Rukh Khan to showbiz with Fauji, passed away on Wednesday at the age of 87.

Jacqueline is missing her look-alike Amanda: Here's proof

28 Mar 2019

Jacqueline is missing her look-alike Amanda: Here's proof

Jacqueline Fernandez, who is one of the most active celebrities on Instagram, seems to be missing her look-alike Amanda Cerny.

Akash Ambani's bachelor-bash: Luxury venue, Maroon 5 performance, celebs' attendance

24 Feb 2019

Akash Ambani's bachelor-bash: Luxury venue, Maroon 5 performance, celebs' attendance

The festivities of Akash Ambani and Shloka Mehta's wedding have officially begun.

Pakistan to convert Rishi Kapoor's ancestral Peshawar house into museum

29 Nov 2018

Pakistan to convert Rishi Kapoor's ancestral Peshawar house into museum

The Pakistani Government has decided to convert Bollywood actor Rishi Kapoor's ancestral home in the Qissa Khwani Bazar in Peshawar into a museum soon, heeding to a request by the star.

Wondering why is Ranbir a remarkable actor? His sister reveals

09 Nov 2018

Wondering why is Ranbir a remarkable actor? His sister reveals

Ranbir Kapoor is one of the most versatile actors of Bollywood who has impressed us with his acting prowess time and again.

Guess what Sanjay Khan has to say on current Bollywood-friendships

28 Oct 2018

Guess what Sanjay Khan has to say on current Bollywood-friendships

Veteran actor Sanjay Khan says he has enjoyed several long-lasting friendships in Bollywood but believes the equation among the current crop of actors is so superficial that they are ready to "backbite" anytime.

Krishna Raj Kapoor, wife of Raj Kapoor, dies at 87

01 Oct 2018

Krishna Raj Kapoor, wife of Raj Kapoor, dies at 87

Krishna Raj Kapoor, the wife of Raj Kapoor, passed away on Monday morning aged 87, after suffering cardiac arrest. Reportedly, she breathed her last at 5 in the morning.

Rishi Kapoor flies to US for medical treatment

30 Sep 2018

Rishi Kapoor flies to US for medical treatment

In a cryptic tweet on Saturday, Rishi Kapoor wrote he was traveling to the US for treatment as the 45+ years in the industry were tiring.

#GaneshChaturthi: Kapoors keep up with tradition, probably for last time

13 Sep 2018

#GaneshChaturthi: Kapoors keep up with tradition, probably for last time

While the iconic RK Studio in Mumbai is up for sale, it hasn't stopped the Kapoors from celebrating the annual festival of Ganesh Chaturthi there.

When Ayushmann was asked to show his c*ck in audition

13 Sep 2018

When Ayushmann was asked to show his c*ck in audition

Undoubtedly, Ayushmann Khurrana has managed to carve a niche for himself in the industry, without any godfather.

Kapoor family is selling RK Studios, Raj Kapoor's iconic property

26 Aug 2018

Kapoor family is selling RK Studios, Raj Kapoor's iconic property

Rishi Kapoor has confirmed that the family is selling the iconic RK Studios, which showman Raj Kapoor established nearly 70 years ago.

5 classic Hindi films from the good old '70s.

16 Jul 2018

5 classic Hindi films from the good old '70s.

Featuring magic-musicians like RD Burman, Kishore Kumar, Lata Mangeshkar, and Mohammad Rafi, influencing filmmakers like Raj Kapoor, and Shyam Benegal, and actors as big as Rajesh Khanna and Big B, the '70s was a great time for movies in India.

Indian football fan cycles to Russia to watch World Cup

18 Jun 2018

Indian football fan cycles to Russia to watch World Cup

A die-hard soccer fan from Kerala, Clifin Francis, cycled to Russia to watch the World Cup tournament.

Actor Dharmendra to be awarded Raj Kapoor Lifetime Achievement award

15 Apr 2018

Actor Dharmendra to be awarded Raj Kapoor Lifetime Achievement award

Veteran actor Dharmendra and filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani will be conferred with the prestigious Raj Kapoor Lifetime Achievement and Raj Kapoor Special Contribution awards, respectively, Maharashtra Culture Minister Vinod Tawde announced in Mumbai today.

Daisy Irani, child-star of the 1950s, was raped at 6

23 Mar 2018

Daisy Irani, child-star of the 1950s, was raped at 6

Famous child star of the yesteryears, Daisy Irani, has revealed more than 60 years later that she was raped during a shoot when she was six.

Hamid Karzai: Trump must "walk the talk" on Pakistan's terrorism

27 Jan 2018

Hamid Karzai: Trump must "walk the talk" on Pakistan's terrorism

Former Afghanistan president Hamid Karzai called upon US president Donald Trump to "walk the talk" about curbing Pakistan's support to terrorist outfits.

5 Bollywood classics that should be remade

11 Nov 2017

5 Bollywood classics that should be remade

There is no denying the fact that film industry thrives on remakes when there is nothing else in hand. Remakes are often well-received by the audience.

Famed Bollywood actress Shakila of 'Hatim Tai' fame dead

21 Sep 2017

Famed Bollywood actress Shakila of 'Hatim Tai' fame dead

Yesteryear leading lady Shakila, who has appeared in cult movies like 'Hatim Tai' (1956) and 'CID' (1956), passed away yesterday after a heart attack. She was 82.

Major fire at Mumbai's iconic RK Studio

16 Sep 2017

Major fire at Mumbai's iconic RK Studio

A major fire broke out at Mumbai'c iconic RK Studio this afternoon at around 2:30pm. Several fire tenders and water tankers have been rushed to the spot.

Akshay Kumar turns 50: Is the era of Superstars gone?

09 Sep 2017

Akshay Kumar turns 50: Is the era of Superstars gone?

Come November, Shah Rukh Khan turns 52, in December Salman Khan will be 51, Aamir Khan is 52 and today Rajiv Bhatia, popularly known as 'Akshay Kumar', turns 50.

Bollywood's nepotism debate: What exactly is the reality?

22 Jul 2017

Bollywood's nepotism debate: What exactly is the reality?

You must have been hearing about Bollywood's hot topic of debate right now: nepotism. So Karan Johar, Varun Dhawan and Saif Ali Khan made jokes on Kangana Ranaut's stand that nepotism exists in Bollywood.

Bollywood, the bygone era of Superstars and mass euphoria

18 Jun 2017

Bollywood, the bygone era of Superstars and mass euphoria

Come November, ShahRukh Khan turns 52, in December Salman Khan will be 51, Aamir Khan is 52 and September will see Rajiv Bhatia popularly known as 'Akshay Kumar' reach 50.

Last Day, Last Show: Delhi's Regal Cinema closes down

30 Mar 2017

Last Day, Last Show: Delhi's Regal Cinema closes down

85-year-old Regal Cinema of CP will shut down on 30th March and will make a comeback as a multiplex.

Indian cinema today: In numbers

15 Aug 2016

Indian cinema today: In numbers

43% of the net box office revenue was amassed by the Hindi film industry (Bollywood) as of 2014.