Bollywood Country en-us <![CDATA[ Bollywood Country ]]> 70 70 <![CDATA[ Modi, Priyanka feature in LinkedIn Power Profiles List of 2017 ]]> Wed, 23 Aug 2017 18:50:43 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 23 : Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and actress Priyanka Chopra have found a spot in the LinkedIn Power Profiles List of 2017.


]]> <![CDATA[ I've a genuine interest in learning Urdu: Jacqueline Fernandez ]]> Wed, 23 Aug 2017 18:42:52 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 23 : She has Sri Lankan roots, grew up in Bahrain and is now loving her life in Bollywood. Actress Jacqueline Fernandez says she has embraced everything that Mumbai has to offer and now she has a keen interest to learn the "beautiful" Urdu language.


]]> <![CDATA[ Richa supports eco-friendly Ganesh Chaturthi ]]> Wed, 23 Aug 2017 17:27:01 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 23 : Actress Richa Chadha is saddened to see the condition of the beaches and roads here during Ganesh Chaturthi, which will begin on Friday. So, she has lent support to an initiative that promotes the use of eco-friendly Ganesh idols.


]]> <![CDATA[ Aadar, Anya visit Ajmer Sharif Dargah ]]> Wed, 23 Aug 2017 17:25:17 +0530

Ajmer, Aug 23 : Aadar Jain and Anya Singh, the young actors to be launched by Yash Raj Films, visited Ajmer Sharif Dargah while promoting their debut film "Qaidi Band".


]]> <![CDATA[ Ranveer Singh will not host 'Om Shanti Om' ]]> Wed, 23 Aug 2017 17:06:39 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 23 : Actor Ranveer Singh will not be seen anchoring "Om Shanti Om" and will only be seen performing on the premiere episode of the forthcoming TV show.


]]> <![CDATA[ Amit Trivedi, Sunidhi Chauhan to judge 'The Remix' ]]> Wed, 23 Aug 2017 16:47:06 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 23 : Music composer Amit Trivedi, singer Sunidhi Chauhan and DJ Nucleya have come together to judge music reality show "The Remix" by video-on-demand service Amazon Prime Video India.


]]> <![CDATA[ Vir Das to be seen in travelling comedy show soon ]]> Wed, 23 Aug 2017 16:39:21 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 23 : After hitting the right spot with his Netflix show "Abroad Understanding", actor-comedian Vir Das has come on board on video-on-demand service Amazon Prime Video India for an upcoming travelling comedy show titled "Jestination Unknown".


]]> <![CDATA[ When Sidharth found Jacqueline 'too hot' to handle ]]> Wed, 23 Aug 2017 16:24:47 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 23 : Actor Sidharth Malhotra says his "A Gentleman - Sundar, Susheel, Risky" co-star Jacqueline Fernandez is just too hot to handle in the film's song "Lagi na choote".


]]> <![CDATA[ SRK ahead of Salman, Akshay in world's highest paid actors list ]]> Wed, 23 Aug 2017 16:22:12 +0530

New Delhi, Aug 23 : Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan is ahead of Salman Khan and Akshay Kumar in Forbes magazines World's Highest Paid Actors 2017 list, which is led by Hollywood actor Mark Wahlberg.


]]> <![CDATA[ Katrina Kaif wants to be in 'Game of Thrones' ]]> Wed, 23 Aug 2017 16:17:21 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 23 : Actress Katrina Kaif, who is a huge fan of character Jon Snow from the popular American fantasy drama "Game of Thrones", says she would like to be part of the show.


]]> <![CDATA[ Sriti excited to play double role in 'Kumkum Bhagya' ]]> Wed, 23 Aug 2017 15:57:35 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 23 : Actress Sriti Jha will play a double role in the upcoming episodes of TV show "Kumkum Bhagya".


]]> <![CDATA[ Working out 'extremely' important for Sunny, Bobby Deol ]]> Wed, 23 Aug 2017 15:53:24 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 23 : Actor Bobby Deol says working out is so essential for him and his elder brother and actor Sunny Deol that even if there is no gym facility sometimes, they would manage to find a solution.


]]> <![CDATA[ Big B praises short films with vital messages ]]> Wed, 23 Aug 2017 14:21:45 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 23 : Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has praised actor Jackky Bhagnani's short film "Carbon" on the need for saving the environment, and another movie "Karta Tu Dharta Tu" which pays tribute to Mumbai Police.


]]> <![CDATA[ Have become calmer after adopting girls, says Debina ]]> Wed, 23 Aug 2017 14:20:01 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 23 : TV actress Debina Bonnerjee says after adopting two girls, her actor-husband Gurmeet Choudhary and she have achieved a calmer state of mind.


]]> <![CDATA[ Wasn't aware Ayushmann suggested me for 'Bareilly...', says Rajkummar ]]> Wed, 23 Aug 2017 14:17:41 +0530

New Delhi, Aug 23 : Bollywood actor Rajkummar Rao says he was not aware that his "Bareilly Ki Barfi" co-actor Ayushmann Khurrana suggested his name for the film.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Om Shanti Om' will redefine devotional music: Baba Ramdev ]]> Wed, 23 Aug 2017 14:15:10 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 23 : Yoga guru Baba Ramdev, who will next be seen as Maha Guru in television show "Om Shanti Om", says the upcoming singing reality entertainer will redefine the magic of devotional music in India.


]]> <![CDATA[ Heroines no more a mere tool of glamour, says Bhumi Pednekar (IANS Interview) By Durga Chakravarty ]]> Wed, 23 Aug 2017 12:58:35 +0530

New Delhi, Aug 23 : On her Bollywood debut, she played an overweight but educated woman who speaks up for her rights. In her second film, she plays a woman who stands up against open defecation. Actress Bhumi Pednekar says it's a conscious decision to take up films where she shares equal space with male actors, as she feels heroines are no more "a mere tool of glamour" in movies.


]]> <![CDATA[ Tamil cinema will be proud of 'Vivegam': Art director Milan ]]> Wed, 23 Aug 2017 12:50:05 +0530

Chennai, Aug 23 : Actor Ajith Kumar's forthcoming spy thriller "Vivegam", with its international standards, will make Tamil filmdom proud, says its art director Milan.


]]> <![CDATA[ Triple talaq judgement a victory for brave Muslim women: Shabana ]]> Wed, 23 Aug 2017 11:28:06 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 22 :Veteran actress Shabana Azmi has welcomed the Supreme Court's ruling on triple talaq and says the judgement is a victory for brave Muslim women in the country.

]]> <![CDATA[ Ganesh aarti sung by Sanjay Dutt will be a hit, says Omung Kumar ]]> Wed, 23 Aug 2017 11:22:51 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 22 : Actor Sanjay Dutt is recording a Ganesh aarti for his Bollywood comeback film "Bhoomi". The film's director Omung Kumar says he is confident it will be a hit.


]]> <![CDATA[ Sushant Singh Rajput praises Jackky Bhagnani's 'Carbon' ]]> Wed, 23 Aug 2017 11:09:29 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 22 : Actor Sushant Singh Rajput says short film "Carbon", backed by Jackky Bhagnani, is a very well-intentioned project.


]]> <![CDATA[ Soha prepares for motherhood with yoga ]]> Tue, 22 Aug 2017 16:25:54 +0530

Actress Soha Ali Khan is ensuring she is in the pink of health during and even after her pregnancy.


]]> <![CDATA[ Taapsee happy to be 'most powerful woman of the year' ]]> Tue, 22 Aug 2017 16:23:57 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 22 : Actress Taapsee Pannu has shown women power on the big screen through her strong roles in films like "Naam Shabana" and "Pink". Now, she has been honoured with the Most Powerful Woman of the Year award.


]]> <![CDATA[ Suneil Shetty really fit for his age: Sidharth ]]> Tue, 22 Aug 2017 16:22:37 +0530

Actor Sidharth Malhotra says it was a pleasure for him to work with veteran talent Suneil Shetty in "A Gentleman: Sundar Susheel Risky", and finds him extremely fit at 56.


]]> <![CDATA[ Munmun Dutta wants to do dance reality TV show ]]> Tue, 22 Aug 2017 16:08:27 +0530

She has carved out a niche for herself through her charming avatar of Babita in "Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah", and actress Munmun Dutta says if given an opportunity, she would love to be a part of a dance reality TV show.


]]> <![CDATA[ Skin care regime for new mothers ]]> Tue, 22 Aug 2017 16:01:32 +0530

New Delhi, Aug 22 : During and after pregnancy, every part of your body needs extra care and attention. Hormonal changes, stretched skin and sweat can sometimes trigger painful skin conditions that may cause discomfort and irritation. Experts suggest these are managed right from the time they appear.


]]> <![CDATA[ Bollywood celebs hail judgement on triple talaq ]]> Tue, 22 Aug 2017 15:42:05 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 22 : The Supreme Court ruling on triple talaq will start a new chapter in empowerment of Muslim women in India, say Bollywood celebrities who hailed the verdict on Tuesday.


]]> <![CDATA[ Would love to write with or for Priyanka Chopra: Dasu ]]> Tue, 22 Aug 2017 15:23:05 +0530

New Delhi, Aug 22 : US-born R&B singer-songwriter and model Amrit Dasu says Indian actress Priyanka Chopra is opening doors for other Indian women in the West, and hopes that she gets appreciated for her work.


]]> <![CDATA[ Can't keep harping about regressive shows: Karanvir Bohra ]]> Tue, 22 Aug 2017 13:54:15 +0530

New Delhi, Aug 22 : Actor Karanvir Bohra, who has been a part of several television shows like "Kasautii Zindagii Kay", "Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi" and "Just Mohabbat", says a hit show leads to many backward content, but we cannot keep harping about regressive shows on the Indian small screen.


]]> <![CDATA[ Air pollution is a real, serious challenge: Deepika Padukone ]]> Tue, 22 Aug 2017 13:39:52 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 22 : Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone says most people are unaware about indoor air pollution and the toll it can take on health.


]]> <![CDATA[ As an artiste, I still haven't done much: Badshah ]]> Tue, 22 Aug 2017 12:38:37 +0530

New Delhi, Aug 22 : With a discography full of hits like "Dhup Chik", "Abhi toh party shuru hui hai", "Selfie le le re", "Kar gai chull" and "Tamma tamma again" among many others, rapper Badshah, who has been in the Bollywood music industry for over four years, says as an artiste he still feels he hasn't done much.


]]> <![CDATA[ John Abraham bats for home-grown footballers rather than signing 30-plus legends ]]> Tue, 22 Aug 2017 12:20:09 +0530

Shillong, Aug 22 : Bollywood actor and owner of Indian Super League (ISL) franchise NorthEast United FC, John Abraham, believes in grooming for home-grown footballers, rather than signing 30-plus have-been international stars.


]]> <![CDATA[ I'm very choosy about the work I do: Vivek Oberoi ]]> Tue, 22 Aug 2017 12:18:15 +0530

Chennai, Aug 22 : Vivek Oberoi, who has been acting for over 15 years and has been a part of memorable films such as "Company", "Saathiya" and "Rakht Charitra", says he is choosy about the work he does as he likes to distribute his time between family and his philanthropical activities.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Baahubali' steered its way through many problems: Producer Shobu ]]> Tue, 22 Aug 2017 12:12:24 +0530

Chennai, Aug 22 : Producer Shobu Yarlagadda must be buoyed by the phenomenal success of S.S. Rajamouli's "Baahubali" franchise. But he says the film steered its way through many problems to emerge successful.


]]> <![CDATA[ Manisha Koirala to visit Nepal's flood-hit region ]]> Tue, 22 Aug 2017 12:07:45 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 22 : Bollywood actress Manisha Koirala is travelling to the flood-hit Tarai region in Nepal.


]]> <![CDATA[ Shooting for 'Golmaal Again' wrapped up ]]> Tue, 22 Aug 2017 11:32:04 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 22 : The shooting for director Rohit Shetty's upcoming comedy-actioner "Golmaal Again" has been completed.


]]> <![CDATA[ Why not, says David Dhawan on working with Govinda again ]]> Tue, 22 Aug 2017 10:44:23 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 21 : "Deewana Mastana", "Haseena Maan Jaayegi", "Aankhen", "Partner" -- David Dhawan and Govinda's collaborations gave Bollywood some memorable entertainers. The director says he would surely like to work with the actor again.


]]> <![CDATA[ 'Bareilly Ki Barfi' mints over Rs 10 crore in opening weekend ]]> Tue, 22 Aug 2017 10:41:10 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 21 : Actors Ayushmann Khurrana, Kriti Sanon and Rajkummar Rao starrer "Bareilly Ki Barfi" amassed over Rs 10 crore in its opening weekend, its makers said on Monday.


]]> <![CDATA[ Feminism not about asking for reservation: Taapsee Pannu ]]> Mon, 21 Aug 2017 18:49:25 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 21 : Actress Taapsee Pannu, who has played powerful roles in movies like "Baby" and "Pink", says feminism is not about asking for reservation or extra rights to get an edge over the other gender, but about working towards gender equality.


]]> <![CDATA[ Ileana D'Cruz slams fan for misbehaving with her ]]> Mon, 21 Aug 2017 18:14:22 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 21 : Actress Ileana D'Cruz, who is currently busy promoting her upcoming film "Baadshaho", took to social media to lash out at a fan for misbehaving with her.


]]> <![CDATA[ Bollywood has more talented stars than three Khans, says Aamir ]]> Mon, 21 Aug 2017 17:55:12 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 21 : Actor-producer Aamir Khan finds it unfair that three names are always singled out whenever the media talks about stardom in Bollywood. He says there are many other "talented stars" who are contributing good work in the Hindi film industry.


]]> <![CDATA[ Chunky Pandey's daughter among international high society debutantes ]]> Mon, 21 Aug 2017 17:22:00 +0530

Paris, Aug 21 : Ananya Pandey, daughter of Bollywood actor Chunky and his wife Bhavana Pandey, will soon make her debut in high society at le Bal.


]]> <![CDATA[ Contribute for Bihar flood relief: Aamir ]]> Mon, 21 Aug 2017 15:55:42 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 21 : Bollywood star Aamir Khan on Monday urged people to contribute towards the Bihar Chief Minister's Relief Fund in view of the devastating floods.


]]> <![CDATA[ Aamir introduces 'secret singer' of 'Secret Superstar' ]]> Mon, 21 Aug 2017 15:52:56 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 21 : Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan on Monday introduced new singing talent Meghna Mishra, who has lent her voice for the upcoming film "Secret Superstar", featuring young actress Zaira Wasim.


]]> <![CDATA[ Barun Sobti likes relaxed birthdays ]]> Mon, 21 Aug 2017 15:31:41 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 21 : Actor Barun Sobti, who turned a year older on Monday, says he likes to celebrate his birthday in a relaxed manner with his family.


]]> <![CDATA[ Kamal Hassan takes jibe at AIADMK factions ]]> Mon, 21 Aug 2017 15:29:58 +0530

Chennai, Aug 21 : Actor Kamal Hassan on Monday took a jibe at the coming together of the two AIADMK factions, saying it amounts to fooling the people.


]]> <![CDATA[ Project with brother may happen next year: Dhanush ]]> Mon, 21 Aug 2017 15:03:49 +0530

Chennai, Aug 21 : Actor Dhanush, currently basking in the success of Tamil action-drama "VIP 2", says he may reunite with his filmmaker brother Selvaraghavan next year for a project.


]]> <![CDATA[ Shah Rukh Khan to endorse deodorant brand ]]> Mon, 21 Aug 2017 15:02:21 +0530

Mumbai, Aug 21 : Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has been roped in to endorse deodorant brand Denver.

]]> <![CDATA[ Tamannaah, Rana participate in India Day Parade in NY ]]> Mon, 21 Aug 2017 14:04:45 +0530

New York, Aug 21 : "Baahubali" pair Rana Daggubati and Tamannaah Bhatia attended the 37th India Day Parade organised by the Federation of Indian Associations here to celebrate India's 71st Independence Day.


]]> <![CDATA[ Vijay asks fans to ignore negativity ]]> Mon, 21 Aug 2017 14:01:04 +0530

Chennai, Aug 21 : Tamil superstar Vijay, who is busy shooting for upcoming film "Mersal", has asked his fans to flush negativity out of their lives.