New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) Grammy-nominated sitarist, composer and producer Anoushka Shankar finds strength in vulnerability, and says she is increasingly finding it easier to trust that she can be vulnerable in her music.

Adnan Sami on Padma Shri flak: Okay if they didn't like it

Adnan Sami on Padma Shri flak: Okay if they didn't like it

Mumbai, Feb 12 (IANS) Singer-composer Adnan Sami says he feels even more responsible towards his craft after receiving the Padma Shri.

Mohit Suri: I've always tried to break stereotypical image of actors

Mohit Suri: I've always tried to break stereotypical image of actors

New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) Mohit Suri was the filmmaker who showed the world that Kunal Kemmu was ready to take his next step as a lead actor in the 2005 release "Kalyug", after impressing as a child artiste in the nineties. In his new film "Malang", Suri has re-packaged Kunal once again, as a twisted antihero brimming with a violent and psychotic edge.

Gulshan Devaiah: 'Afsos' is about life's positives, not depression

Gulshan Devaiah: 'Afsos' is about life's positives, not depression

Mumbai, Feb 11 (IANS) Actor Gulshan Devaiah plays the in the black comedy web series "Afsos", which revolves around a suicidal man. He says the story tries focussing on the bright things in life in a humorous manner.

Ammy Virk: Ranveer Singh is like my 'bada bhai'

Ammy Virk: Ranveer Singh is like my 'bada bhai'

Mumbai, Feb 11 (IANS) Punjabi actor and singer Ammy Virk is all set to make his Bollywood debut in the Ranveer Singh-starrer "'83", which is based on India's historical 1983 Cricket World Cup win. For Ammy, signing the film was a dream-come-true moment.

Alaya F: I don't have a set idea on what I want to do

Alaya F: I don't have a set idea on what I want to do

New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) One-film old Alaya F is already a busy bee. Pooja Bedi's daughter Alaya, who has impressed all with her brilliant debut act in the recent "Jawaani Jaaneman", is celebrating all the ovation coming her way in the best way possible -- by working.  

Aparshakti: Prioritising family over career isn't being 'less ambitious'

Aparshakti: Prioritising family over career isn't being 'less ambitious'

Mumbai, Feb 7 (IANS) Actor Aparshakti Khurana is right now gearing up for the romantic drama "Helmet", his first solo release as a Bollywood hero, opposite Pranutal Bahl. He was also recently seen the recent short film "Nawab", a relationship drama. The actor says in personal life he is driven by relationships. He adds that he always prioritises his loved ones over career and that does not make him a "less ambitious" person.  

Vidhu Vinod Chopra: 'Shikara' my most challenging film

Vidhu Vinod Chopra: 'Shikara' my most challenging film

Mumbai, Feb 6 (IANS) For veteran filmmaker Vidhu Vinod Chopra, it has not been an easy task to bring to the silver screen a story from the land of his roots while completely remaining unbiased. His latest film "Shikara: The Untold Story Of Kashmiri Pandits" is set against the backdrop of the Kashmiri Pandit exodus from the Kashmir Valley in late 1989 and early 1990, in the wake of violent Islamist insurgency.