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Hrithik reveals what strengthened Jaadoo and Rohit's friendship

03 Jun 2020

Hrithik reveals what strengthened Jaadoo and Rohit's friendship

In the 2003 hit film Koi Mil Gaya, Hrithik Roshan's teenage character Rohit Mehra had an impeccable bond with Jaadoo, an alien from the outer space.

I want to live: TV actor pleads for financial help

02 Jun 2020

I want to live: TV actor pleads for financial help

The ongoing coronavirus crisis and ensuing lack of work opportunities have brought financial troubles for various actors and technicians of the entertainment industry.

Kerala: Girl, 14, couldn't attend online classes, allegedly committed suicide

02 Jun 2020

Kerala: Girl, 14, couldn't attend online classes, allegedly committed suicide

In a heartbreaking turn of events, a Class 9 student in Kerala allegedly took her life on Monday as she was upset about not being able to attend online classes.

Did Akshay Kumar really book a chartered flight amid lockdown?

01 Jun 2020

Did Akshay Kumar really book a chartered flight amid lockdown?

Akshay Kumar has had "enough of putting up with false reports".

Music composer Wajid Khan (43) dies due to coronavirus

01 Jun 2020

Music composer Wajid Khan (43) dies due to coronavirus

In a terrible piece of news, music composer Wajid Khan (43) of Sajid-Wajid fame has passed away. He was suffering from COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus.

Bundesliga, gameweek 29: Everything that you need to know

30 May 2020

Bundesliga, gameweek 29: Everything that you need to know

Gameweek 29 of the Bundesliga has already seen Bayer Leverkusen register a narrow victory over SC Freiburg.

Jimmy Fallon apologizes for wearing blackface on 'SNL' in 2000

28 May 2020

Jimmy Fallon apologizes for wearing blackface on 'SNL' in 2000

Comedian and television host Jimmy Fallon has been under fire lately after a video of him doing a skit while wearing blackface on Saturday Night Live (SNL) in 2000 resurfaced online.

Preksha Mehta's father opens up about her suicide

28 May 2020

Preksha Mehta's father opens up about her suicide

The television fraternity faced a huge shock after actor Preksha Mehta committed suicide at the age of 25, earlier this week.

Kannada TV actor Mebiena Micheal passes away at 22

27 May 2020

Kannada TV actor Mebiena Micheal passes away at 22

Kannada television actor and reality show winner Mebiena Micheal passed away in a ghastly road accident on Tuesday evening. She was 22.

Veteran actor Kiran Kumar tests negative for coronavirus

27 May 2020

Veteran actor Kiran Kumar tests negative for coronavirus

Veteran actor Kiran Kumar, who was diagnosed with the novel coronavirus earlier this month, has now tested negative for the disease.

'Paatal Lok' season 2 is quite possible, says Anushka Sharma

27 May 2020

'Paatal Lok' season 2 is quite possible, says Anushka Sharma

Paatal Lok is a smash hit.

'Crime Patrol' actor Preksha Mehta commits suicide at 25

26 May 2020

'Crime Patrol' actor Preksha Mehta commits suicide at 25

Television actor Preksha Mehta committed suicide on Monday night. She was 25 years old.

Bundesliga, Dortmund vs Bayern: Preview, stats and key players

26 May 2020

Bundesliga, Dortmund vs Bayern: Preview, stats and key players

A lot is at stake for both Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich when the two sides face each other tonight at Westfalenstadion in gameweek 28 of the Bundesliga 2019-20 season.

With limited crew and social-distancing, Akshay Kumar shoots in Mumbai

26 May 2020

With limited crew and social-distancing, Akshay Kumar shoots in Mumbai

The coronavirus-induced lockdown restrictions have brought the movie industry to a standstill, and the future of showbiz remains uncertain, to say the least.

Actor Kiran Kumar tests coronavirus positive, quarantined at home

24 May 2020

Actor Kiran Kumar tests coronavirus positive, quarantined at home

Veteran actor Kiran Kumar has tested positive for the novel coronavirus and is currently under home quarantine. The 74-year-old was diagnosed with the deadly virus on May 14.

'Avatar 2' production to resume in New Zealand next week

23 May 2020

'Avatar 2' production to resume in New Zealand next week

Even a decade after the release of James Cameron's path-breaking science-fiction epic Avatar, fans are still waiting for a sequel.

'Mahabharat' actor Satish Kaul (Lord Indra) appeals for financial help

22 May 2020

'Mahabharat' actor Satish Kaul (Lord Indra) appeals for financial help

Veteran actor Satish Kaul, who has acted in more than 300 Hindi and Punjabi movies and shows including BR Chopra's iconic series Mahabharat, has been severely affected by the ongoing coronavirus-induced lockdown.

Bundesliga gameweek 27 preview: Everything that you need to know

22 May 2020

Bundesliga gameweek 27 preview: Everything that you need to know

The 2019-20 Bundesliga season returned last weekend behind closed doors.

Coronavirus pandemic has cost Manchester United £28m so far

22 May 2020

Coronavirus pandemic has cost Manchester United £28m so far

Premier League side Manchester United have felt the financial effects of the coronavirus crisis.

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.

Did you know Money Heist's Nairobi speaks Telugu? Watch video

20 May 2020

Did you know Money Heist's Nairobi speaks Telugu? Watch video

In the Netflix crime drama Money Heist, Alba Flores aka Nairobi is known for her smarts and sass.

Suniel Shetty reveals why 'Hera Pheri 3' is on hold

19 May 2020

Suniel Shetty reveals why 'Hera Pheri 3' is on hold

For more than a decade, fans have been eagerly waiting to relive the ridiculously hilarious camaraderie of Akshay Kumar, Suniel Shetty, and Paresh Rawal in the third and latest installment of the iconic Hera Pheri series.

'Twilight' actor Gregory Tyree Boyce and girlfriend found dead

19 May 2020

'Twilight' actor Gregory Tyree Boyce and girlfriend found dead

Actor Gregory Tyree Boyce, best known for playing the role of Tyler Crowley in the first Twilight film, has passed away at the age of 30.

Why Ramanand Sagar did not allow BBC to run 'Ramayan'

18 May 2020

Why Ramanand Sagar did not allow BBC to run 'Ramayan'

Ramanand Sagar's epic television rendition of Ramayan captured the attention of crores of Indians when it made a comeback on TV, just like it did during its original telecast three decades ago.

Facts about BR Chopra's 'Mahabharat' you never knew

16 May 2020

Facts about BR Chopra's 'Mahabharat' you never knew

Mahabharat is not just another TV serial. The brainchild of BR Chopra, which halted everything when it aired between 1988 and 1990, has stood the test of time.

Poonam Pandey booked by Mumbai Police for violating lockdown

11 May 2020

Poonam Pandey booked by Mumbai Police for violating lockdown

Model and actor Poonam Pandey and her friend were on Sunday booked by the Mumbai Police for violating the coronavirus-induced lockdown, according to reports.

T-Series office sealed after caretaker tests positive for COVID-19

11 May 2020

T-Series office sealed after caretaker tests positive for COVID-19

The Mumbai office of music label and film production company T-Series has been sealed by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), after one member of its caretaking staff tested positive for the coronavirus on Sunday.

Monotony, injuries, technical issues: The many challenges of making 'Ramayan'

10 May 2020

Monotony, injuries, technical issues: The many challenges of making 'Ramayan'

Ramanand Sagar's three-decade-old mythological epic Ramayan recently returned on TV, and it was a smash hit.

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.

Why Maanvi Gagroo's letter on 'Boys Locker Room' doesn't help

05 May 2020

Why Maanvi Gagroo's letter on 'Boys Locker Room' doesn't help

An Instagram group "Bois Locker Room" has shown how problematic the thoughts of the current generation are when it comes to rape, objectification of women, and sexual violence.

Why Ramanand Sagar did not want to create 'Uttar Ramayan'

04 May 2020

Why Ramanand Sagar did not want to create 'Uttar Ramayan'

When Ramanand Sagar's epic series Ramayan was re-telecast on TV, nobody imagined that it would receive such a tremendous response.

What sexual-assault charges does White House hopeful Joe Biden face?

01 May 2020

What sexual-assault charges does White House hopeful Joe Biden face?

Joe Biden, the former Vice-President of the US and Democratic Presidential candidate, will for the first time address the sexual allegations leveled against him by Tara Reade, a woman staffer from the 90s.

With 7.7cr viewers in one day, 'Ramayan' creates world record

01 May 2020

With 7.7cr viewers in one day, 'Ramayan' creates world record

Even 33 years after its original release, Ramanand Sagar's Ramayan is not only relevant, in fact, it is smashing viewership records around the world.

Stanford researchers develop algorithm to upgrade video streaming

27 Apr 2020

Stanford researchers develop algorithm to upgrade video streaming

As millions remain under lockdown and glued to their screens, researchers at Stanford University are working to make content streaming more seamless than ever.

Not so cool! Fans catch Bhishma using cooler in 'Mahabharat'

23 Apr 2020

Not so cool! Fans catch Bhishma using cooler in 'Mahabharat'

While kind-hearted viewers in the good ol' 80s may have been quite forgiving, today's hawk-eyed Twitter-loving generation is plain brutal.

Arnab Goswami attacked, two arrested: Know what happened here

23 Apr 2020

Arnab Goswami attacked, two arrested: Know what happened here

Journalist Arnab Goswami, editor-in-chief and founder of Republic TV channel, alleged that he was attacked in Mumbai past midnight yesterday when he was returning home from his workplace with his wife, Samia.

'Ramayan' fans claim scenes were edited; DD clarifies

20 Apr 2020

'Ramayan' fans claim scenes were edited; DD clarifies

As the rerun of Ramanand Sagar's Ramayan came to its conclusion a few days ago, fans did not seem satisfied.

TV-shoots to resume from May 4? Producers could approach government

20 Apr 2020

TV-shoots to resume from May 4? Producers could approach government

Indian television viewers don't have anything new to watch since shoots have been stalled due to coronavirus.

20 million Aptoide app store users compromised in data leak

19 Apr 2020

20 million Aptoide app store users compromised in data leak

In a shocking development, personal data of more than 20 million users of Aptoide, a third-party store for Android applications, has been leaked online.

More services to be allowed after April 20: Details here

17 Apr 2020

More services to be allowed after April 20: Details here

The Centre has revised the list of what will be allowed after April 20 in areas where the impact of coronavirus is the least. Non-banking finance corporations and micro-finance institutions will be allowed to resume.