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Bollywood

Rajkummar Rao

Rajkummar Rao offers help to unsuccessful class 12th students

He shared a 59-second long video in which he requested Class 12 students not to be upset over their results.

Palak Tiwari with her actress mother Shweta Tiwari (Pic courtesy: Instagram/ palaktiwarii).

Television actress Shweta Tiwari's daughter Palak to make her Bollywood debut

Shweta's daughter Palak is likely to make her acting debut with a film titled ‘Quickie’ opposite Darsheel Safary.

Sumeet Vyas

Web is the most democratic form of entertainment, says Sumeet Vyas

He speaks about the relevance of the digital medium in present times, his journey and much more.

Salman Khan, Kabir Khan and Pritam

Pritam, the butt of Salman Khan’s jokes

Music composer Pritam was at the receiving end of his jokes at the trailer launch of the much-awaited movie — Tubelight.

Hollywood

Johnny Depp had played an aged character in 'Lone Ranger', while Arnie Hammer played a lawyer. (Photo: AP)

Nobody has any idea which planet Johnny Depp lives on: Armie Hammer

The actor says that Johnny Depp lives an extravagant life and he finds it hard to understand his level of fame.

Emily Blunt in Sicario

Tales from Sicario times

Emily Blunt reminisces filming for Sicario a few months after having had a baby and playing a dark role.

Diego Klattenhoff with co-star Megan Boone in The Blacklist

Behind the scenes with Diego Klattenhoff

The Blacklist star takes us through the making of the much-loved show.

Scott Disick

Scott Disick upsets Kourtney Kardashian and Bella Thorne, again

Apparently, the 34-year-old reality star had lead her to believe that he was interested to pursue a relationship with her.

Evan Spiegel

Evan and Miranda kerr are officially hitched!

On the previous day, trucks with party and event supplies lined their street and the word spread to the media that they were prepping for the wedding.

Movie Reviews

A still from the movie Half Girlfriend

Half Girlfriend movie review: Half produced, half fun!

Suri does give us moments, and just when you expect more, he lets you down.

A still from the movie Hindi Medium

Hindi Medium movie review: The medium is the message

Hindi Medium is a smiling but sharp moral sabak encased in a cute love story which began several years ago in Delhi.

Arjun Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor in a still from 'Half Girlfriend.'

Half Girlfriend movie review: Music is the saving grace in this run-of-the-mill love story

The film will work only if you like to watch love that is not only mushy, but also cringe-worthy, all at once.

A still from the movie Sarkar 3

Sarkar 3 movie review: Time to call it quits with RGV?

Varma just had to write a decent screenplay and keep a tighter leash on his obsessions and lunacy.

TV

Nia Sharma

Nia Sharma refuses to be shamed any longer

The actress cannot wrap her head around the fact that the 30-second steamy kiss scene with another girl created such a furore.

Geeta Phogat

My aim is to win an Olympic medal, says Geeta Phogat

If all girls turn strong within themselves, men with bad intentions can be taught apt lessons.

Gaurav Khanna

Mama’s boys open up about favourite reel moms

Ahead of Mother’s Day, telly actors talk about which on-screen mothers resemble their moms in real life.

Meherzan Mazda and Anjali Anand

I can do things that slim girls can’t, says Anjali Anand

Anjali Anand, who has gained oodles of weight for her role in the show, Dhhai Kilo Prem.

Shilpa Shirodkar

I’d be lying if I said that I didn’t care about ratings, says Shilpa Shirodkar

Shilpa Shirodkar talks about her new television show, the numbers game, rumoured tiff with co-star Chhavi Pandey, and more.

Music

Ustad Amjad Ali Khan (Photo: Shobha Deepak Singh)

Indian classical music in search of patrons

One of All India Radio’s primary tasks was to broadcast classical music and provide jobs to artists.

Gregg Allman's last studio album had released in 2011. (Photo: AP)

Gregg Allman of The Allman Brothers Band dies at age 69

A publicist for rock legend Gregg Allman says the organist and singer for The Allman Brothers Band has died.

Dhinchak Pooja

Cringe benefits

The latest star on the pop-cringe block is Dhinchak Pooja, whose music video, Selfie maine le li aaj, has gone viral.

Chris Brown was also involved in a custody battle for his daughter Royalty.

Chris Brown conveys birthday wishes to daughter in the most adorable way

The 28-year-old-singer took to Instagram to share a photo of his darling daughter in what looks like a school picture.

In Other News

Rajinikanth will also be seen in '2.0' next year.

After stoking speculation on political career, Rajinikanth lands in Mumbai to shoot for Kaala

The megastar decides to do what he is known for, acting, to divert attention from his 'political' career.

The poster of the upcoming film Behen Hogi Teri has now courted trouble for showing Rajkummar Rao as Lord Shiva.

Sense and sentiment

Religion and humour don’t seem to go well together on screen in India, and tends to land the film in a legal tangle.

Alfred Talkies stands apart. Its distinctly European architecture occupies pride of place at a busy intersection, painted in what hopeless artists call “skin colour”. (Photo: Mrigank Warrier)

The old cinema experience of alfred talkies

While multiplexes have changed the way we watch movies, cinemas like Alfred Talkies offer you an old-school experience.

Bunty Sachdeva and Sonakshi Sinha

Trouble in Sonakshi Sinha-Bunty Sachdeva’s paradise?

Sona and Bunty frequently met for clandestine dinners and at other locations.

Sonu Mishra

Draping up Hollywood in fabrics of India

Making actors and their characters come alive on screen, Indian designer Sonu Mishra is taking our country’s fabrics and colours to the west.