Bollywood Country en-us <![CDATA[ Bollywood Country ]]> 70 70 <![CDATA[ Shilpa Shetty offers fans a glimpse of her hydroponic farm ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 21:12:27 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Actress Shilpa Shetty on Friday gave a sneak peek of her hydroponic or soil-less farm to fans. Shilpa revealed that she has grown vegetables of her salad in just 25 days in the farm, which is her newfound passion.

]]> <![CDATA[ Mrinal Dutt to lead 'Cargo' famed Aarti Kadav's upcoming short film ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 21:11:26 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Budding actor Mrinal Dutt plays the lead in Aarti Kadav's new short film, 55km/sec. Kadav won wide directing the OTT-released film Cargo last year.

]]> <![CDATA[ Devoleena Bhattacharjee to enter Bigg Boss 14: Reports ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 21:11:14 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Television actress Devoleena Bhattacharjee, who was a contestant on Bigg Boss 13, is all set to enter the 14th season of the controversial reality show.

]]> <![CDATA[ Maanvi Gagroo on 'Four More Shots Please!' season 3: We owe this one to fans ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 21:10:55 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Actress Maanvi Gagroo says the cast and crew of the popular web series Four More Shots Please! dedicates the upcoming third season to fans who have showered much love in the previous two seasons.

]]> <![CDATA[ Sudhir Mishra: Films are judged like political essays ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 21:10:36 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Filmmaker Sudhir Mishra feels films these days are judged like political essays, with no regard to the craft of storytelling.

]]> <![CDATA[ Urvashi Rautela, Mahesh Manjrekar join 'Inspector Avinash' cast ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 21:10:22 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Actors Urvashi Rautela, Mahesh Manjrekar and Rajneesh Duggal have joined the cast of the web series, Inspector Avinash, starring Randeep Hooda in the title role.

]]> <![CDATA[ When Farah Khan had a retro dance with cousin Farhan Akhtar ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 21:10:01 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Choreographer-filmmaker Farah Khan on Friday shared a throwback moment with actor and cousin Farhan Akhtar, where they are seen dancing and flaunting retro hairstyles.

]]> <![CDATA[ Sidharrth Sipani: I want to bring more discipline to my work ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 21:09:46 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Actor Sidharrth Sipani, who is known for his role in the show Zindagi Ki Mehek, says he wants to bring more discipline to his work. Sidharrth is currently working on a short film for the web titled Fariha, co-starring Subuhii Joshii.

]]> <![CDATA[ Yash Tonk: Feels great to be back shooting for TV show again ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 21:09:30 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Actor Yash Tonk is back to facing the camera after a break for a TV show, and he says he is enjoying the experience.

]]> <![CDATA[ DIVINE: 'Jungle mantra' reflect the tale of rebellion ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 21:09:16 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Rapper DIVINE says he felt a personal connection with his latest track, Jungle mantra, which reflects rebellion and opportunity. The track is part of the soundtrack of the upcoming film The White Tiger, and DIVINE recorded the song with American rappers Vince Staples and Pusha T.

]]> <![CDATA[ Vineet Kumar Singh learnt pottery for 'Aadhaar' ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 21:08:56 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Actor Vineet Kumar Singh says he learnt pottery for his upcoming film Aadhaar, adding that he has now become a pro at the art of making pots.

]]> <![CDATA[ Triple Oscar winner Vittorio Storaro to get IFFI Lifetime Achievement Award ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 19:41:56 +0530

Panaji, Jan 15 (IANS) Triple Oscar winner Italian cinematographer Vittorio Storaro will be honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award at the 51st edition of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI).


]]> <![CDATA[ Akull: 'I love creating songs that are relatable' ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 19:40:47 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Singer-composer Akull has unveiled a new track titled Faraar. He says he loves to create songs that are relatable, and have unique and fresh flavours of music.

]]> <![CDATA[ Aniruddh Dave set to welcome his 'bundle of joy' ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 19:40:31 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Actor Aniruddh Dave is all set to welcome his first child with wife Shubhi Ahuja. He says it is time for him to put on his real-life hero hat.

]]> <![CDATA[ Amit Sadh 'salutes brave soldiers' on Army Day ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 19:40:13 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Actor Amit Sadh, who plays Kargil war hero Major Deependra Singh Sengar in an upcoming web series Jeet Ki Zid, offered his best wishes to the brave officers of the Indian Army on the occasion of Army Day on Friday.

]]> <![CDATA[ Akshay Kumar celebrates Army Day playing volleyball with jawans ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 19:39:55 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Bollywood supertar Akshay Kumar celebrated Army Day on Friday by playing a game of volleyball with jawans.

]]> <![CDATA[ Konkona gives the saree a stylish twist ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 17:26:01 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Actress Konkona Sensharma has given a quirky yet stylish twist to draping a saree in her new post on social media.

]]> <![CDATA[ Esha Gupta flaunts perfect hourglass figure in new post ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 17:24:42 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Bollywood actress Esha Gupta on Friday shared a stunning picture flaunting perfect curves in a post she has shared on social media.

]]> <![CDATA[ Rishi Kapoor's last film 'Sharmaji Namkeen' to release on his b'day: Reports ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 17:24:04 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Late actor Rishi Kapoor's last film, Sharmaji Namkeen, is being readied for a big screen release on his birth anniversary on September 4. The shoot of the film is still pending, and actor Paresh Rawal has agreed to complete Kapoor's incomplete portions.

]]> <![CDATA[ Jacqueline Fernandez can make 'filter coffee' ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 17:21:29 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Bollywood actress Jacqueline Fernanadez counts making filter coffee among her many talents, going by her social media post on Friday.


]]> <![CDATA[ Jamie Lever to host a digital show ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 17:17:23 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Standup comedian Jamie Lever has been roped in to host a digital interactive quiz show.

]]> <![CDATA[ Big B: People nowadays advise me to keep my mouth shut ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 17:15:19 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Amitabh Bachchan on Friday revealed that people often advise him to put a lock on his mouth! Big B's revelation came while he was interacting with a fan on Twitter.

]]> <![CDATA[ Chris Evans remains evasive about his return as Captain America ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 17:14:57 +0530

Los Angeles, Jan 15 (IANS) Hollywood star Chris Evans has dismissed reports claiming that he is returning to Marvel Cinematic Universe as Captain America.

]]> <![CDATA[ Madhavan gets new look for new project ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 17:13:29 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Actor R. Madhavan has shared a glimpse on working towards a new look for his next project.


]]> <![CDATA[ Liam Neeson ready to retire from action films ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 17:09:26 +0530

Los Angeles, Jan 15 (IANS) Hollywood star Liam Neeson says he will retire from action movies after this year.

]]> <![CDATA[ Tandav: Let down by weak script (IANS Review; Rating: * * and 1/2) ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 17:09:13 +0530

Tandav (series on Amazon Prime); Cast: Saif Ali Khan, Dimple Kapadia, Mohd. Zeeshan Ayyub, Sunil Grover, Kritika Kamra, Sarah Jane Dias, Gauahar Khan, Dino Morea, Kumud Mishra, Shonali Nagrani, Anup Sonii, Neha Hinge, Sandhya Mridul, Amyra Dastur; Created by: Ali Abbas Zafar; Rating: * * and 1/2 (two and a half stars)

]]> <![CDATA[ Selena Gomez begins 2021 with new Spanish single ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 15:26:47 +0530

Los Angeles, Jan 15 (IANS) Singer Selena Gomez has unveiled her Spanish single titled De Una Vez. She says this is the beginning of something she has wanted to explore for long.

]]> <![CDATA[ Divyanka Tripathi, Vivek Dahiya celebrate engagement anniversary ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 15:25:25 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Television stars Divyanka Tripathi Dahiya and Vivek Dahiya are celebrating their engagement anniversary. Divyanka posted a picture along with her husband Vivek on Instagram on Friday to mark the occasion.

]]> <![CDATA[ Dubai Shopping Festival 2021 gets bigger, better ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 15:18:41 +0530

New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANSlife) While Dubai has already made it to our 2021 travel bucket lists, the Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) is yet another reason to plan an early trip to the City of Endless Possibilities! Prep yourself for the very best mix of incomparable deals, delectable menus, retail therapy and top-notch entertainment. Beckoning travellers from all over the globe; all this and more makes DSF the must-attend festival to kickstart the year! Don't miss out.

]]> <![CDATA[ Ayurvedic solutions for personal care ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 15:16:23 +0530

New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANSlife) A new solution-based personal care range, 'Clovia Botaniqa', was launched, especially for mothers. The products are based on Ayurvedic formulation comprising of oils, body butters, face washes, face masks, shampoos, conditioner and serums that offer solutions for problems faced during and post-pregnancy such as hair-fall, tired/dull skin, stretch marks, dryness, acne as well as stress.

]]> <![CDATA[ Sonu Sood: 'Prithviraj' makers eyeing 2021 release ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 15:13:29 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Actor Sonu Sood, who will next be seen in the Akshay Kumar-starrer historical drama Prithviraj, says he has completed shooting his portions for the film and adds that the makers are eyeing a suitable date in 2021 to release the film, once the situation gets normal and the audience returns to theatres.

]]> <![CDATA[ Emraan Hashmi is back to the 'magical dark rooms called theatres' ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 14:38:04 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Actor Emraan Hashmi is back to the theatres amid the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. The actor shared an Instagram photograph on Friday where he can be seen watching a film in a theatre.

]]> <![CDATA[ Ben Affleck recalls people being 'mean' to ex-girlfriend Jennifer Lopez ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 14:37:52 +0530

Los Angeles, Jan 15 (IANS) Actor Ben Affleck has recalled how negative people were towards actress and singer Jennifer Lopez during their relationship that ended in 2004.

]]> <![CDATA[ Pankaj Tripathi celebrates 3 million Instagram followers ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 14:37:33 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Pankaj Tripathi is celebrating three million followers on his verified Instagram account. The actor shared a video to express his gratitude to fans for connecting with him on the social media platform.

]]> <![CDATA[ Randeep Hooda on challenges of playing a real-life super cop ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 14:34:28 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Actor Randeep Hooda finds portraying a super cop exciting as well as challenging.

]]> <![CDATA[ Neha Bhasin: High time women 'rise in love' instead of 'fall in love' ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 14:31:15 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Singer Neha Bhasin drew from her life to create Tu kya jaane, her new song that has been winning her acclaim from fans.

]]> <![CDATA[ Southern Storm: Top stars woo back fans to theatres in Sankranth week ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 13:57:24 +0530

New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) While Bollywood is still wary about releasing biggies in the theatres, top stars in South India have seized the ongoing festive weekend to release a few much-hyped films in the key markets of Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, and Karnataka. Initial response says the response at the box office has been fantastic.

]]> <![CDATA[ OTT off to entertaining start in a week of festivals ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 13:17:47 +0530

New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) From the entry of Kajol in digital space to Marvel studios launching their new phase, the streaming space is buzzing with new beginnings in the first festive weekend of the year, 2021. The line-up only reflects what one can expect later in the year, which is yet again expected to be a big one for the OTT players.

]]> <![CDATA[ B-Towners support Adnan Sami as he shuts up troll on Lata Mangeshkar ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 13:17:30 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Bollywood celebrities stood up in support of legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar after Adnan Sami reacted to a troll who raised a question on the quality of her voice.

]]> <![CDATA[ 'American Gods' more relevant today: Series creator Neil Gaiman ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 10:44:54 +0530

New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) American Gods creator Neil Gaiman feels the world of his story is reflected in present realities, and says he was amazed when diverse casting of the show troubled many people, adding that it is something he wished was not true.

]]> <![CDATA[ Zeeshan Ayyub recalls DU days when he saw politics from 'close proximity' ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 10:28:34 +0530

New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) Actor Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub has recalled his time as a student of Delhi University, where he says he saw politics from close proximity.

]]> <![CDATA[ Kiara Advani: My journey has been special ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 09:07:51 +0530

New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) Actress Kiara Advani made her Bollywood debut in 2014 with Fugly, which was a no-show at the box office. However, she was later seen in hits such as M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story, Lust Stories, Kabir Singh and Good Newwz. The actress cannot name a particular role as gamechanger in her career, but credits all her work for the success she enjoys today.

]]> <![CDATA[ Zac Efron feels Australia is 'home' ]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 09:07:40 +0530

Los Angeles, Jan 15 (IANS) Hollywood heartthrob Zac Efron reportedly feels Australia is his home, and sources say he has no plans to return to Los Angeles after putting his home up for sale last month.

]]> <![CDATA[ Adah Sharma celebrates Pongal with an edible garland ]]> Thu, 14 Jan 2021 21:25:12 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 14 (IANS) Actress Adah Sharma on Thursday shared her idea of celebrating Pongal, the festival of harvest. She shared a funny video on Twitter that shows her weaving a garland with edible stuff.

]]> <![CDATA[ 'Tom & Jerry' to release in Indian cinemas on February 19 ]]> Thu, 14 Jan 2021 21:24:12 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 14 (IANS) The much-hyped toon adventure film Tom & Jerry is set to release theatrically in India on February 19. The film will open in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu languages apart from the original English version.


]]> <![CDATA[ Rashmeet Kaur, Ikka, Deep Kalsi add pop vibe to 'Bajre da sitta' ]]> Thu, 14 Jan 2021 21:16:30 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 14 (IANS) Singers Rashmeet Kaur, Ikka and Deep Kalsi have united to give a contemporary twist to the Punjabi folk song, Bajre da sitta.

]]> <![CDATA[ Priyanka Chopra's memoir 'Unfinished' to release on Feb 9 ]]> Thu, 14 Jan 2021 21:13:02 +0530

New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) Priyanka Chopra Jonas very aptly sums up her life thus: "I am a product of traditional India and its ancient wisdom, and modern India and its urban bustle. My upbringing was always an amalgamation of the two Indias, and, just as much, of East and West."

]]> <![CDATA[ Pankaj Tripathi: I'm an actor and considered a good one ]]> Thu, 14 Jan 2021 21:12:42 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 14 (IANS) Pankaj Tripathi knows he was never thought of as traditional hero material, but he is also aware that he is considered a good actor.

]]> <![CDATA[ Nasirr Kazi plays a doctor in TV show set in pre-Partition India ]]> Thu, 14 Jan 2021 21:11:52 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 14 (IANS) Actor Nasirr Kazi essays the role of a doctor in a new TV show, which is set in pre-Partition India.

]]> <![CDATA[ Nehha Pendse begins shooting as Anita Bhabhi in 'Bhabiji Ghar Par Hai' ]]> Thu, 14 Jan 2021 21:11:34 +0530

Mumbai, Jan 14 (IANS) Actress Nehha Pendse on Thursday started shooting for the popular sitcom Bhabiji Ghar Par Hai as Anita Bhabi.