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Bollywood

Ranbir Kapoor

Ranbir Kapoor says no to romance

The actor will not be dabbling in the romantic genre for a while, as he looks to reinvent his image.

Sanjay Dutt

A game of thrones for Sanju

The Maharaja ruled Nawanagar in British India, and saved the life of almost 640 Polish children by providing them shelter during World War II.

Shah Rukh Khan in Don 2

Don 3 in the works?

Directed by Farhan Akhtar, both Don and Don 2 did good business at the box office.

Irrfan Khan

Irrfan Khan preps for Vishal Bhardwaj’s next

Deepika Padukone will be playing the titular role. Directed by Honey Trehan, the film will be produced by Vishal Bhardwaj.

A still from An Insignificant Man which also got into trouble with the government.

Unshackle movies from the government chain

MAMI had a screening of S Durga in their India Gold section but the film has been dropped at IFFI.

Hollywood

Elton John. (Photo: AP)

Harvard honours Elton John for efforts for fighting HIV, AIDS

The 70-year-old musician received the prestigious Peter J Gomes Humanitarian Award at the world-renowned university.

Gigi Hadid

Gigi Hadid drops out of Victoria’s Secret

Hadid didn’t offer an explanation for her absence, but there is speculation that she is among the models affected by the Chinese visa issue.

Christian Bale's look for 'Backseat.'

You won't believe how ex-'Batman' Christian Bale looks in his upcoming 'Backseat'

The actor, 43, who regularly undergoes dramatic weight transformations for roles, will play George W. Bush's second-in-command, in the film.

Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman.

A rendezvous with Wonder Woman

Gal Gadot, in an interview, reveals about her Wonder Woman role.

Movie Reviews

Shraddha Kapoor in a still from 'Haseena Parkar.'

Haseena Parkar movie review: Pointless drama that’s pure drudgery!

The problem with Haseena — both the character and the actor — is the near half-heartedness with which she has been approached in the narrative.

A still from 'Chef.'

Chef movie review: A satisfying dish with its multiple flavours

The Hindi remake of the 2014 Hollywood film is filled with emotions and is culturally sensitive that makes it a great watch.

 It is the sequel to Thor: The Dark World (2013) and the seventeenth film of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU).

Thor Ragnarok movie review: An unofficial reboot that works spectacularly

It was never destined to be anything like its insipid prequels, once it had been entrusted in the secure hands of Taika Waititi.

A still from the film.

Blade Runner 2049 movie review: A sequel worthy of the original classic

Gosling is a talented but tightly controlled actor; sometimes we can almost see the carefully honed mechanics of his technique.

A still from 'Jab Harry Met Sejal.'

Jab Harry Met Sejal movie review: Watch it only if you are an SRK fan

The story of two people meeting, roaming, partying and realising their love for each other when they depart, is done to death.

TV

The controversies around Sony’s Pehredar Piya Ki don’t seem to be dying.

‘Why can’t they be husband and wife?’

The ministry has reportedly asked BCC (Broadcasting Content Complaints Council) to look into the matter on priority basis.

Hina Khan

Hina Khan steps into the Bigg Boss house

The actress turned 29 on October 2, and she said that she has already had pre-birthday celebrations.

A still from Jhalak Dikhla Jaa

A reality check

With the next season of Jhalak Dikhla Jaa getting cancelled, we take a look at how the hype around reality shows are no longer what it used to be.

Anamika Majumdar and Amitabh Bachchan pose for a selfie after the feat.

Jamshedpur woman becomes KBC 9's 1st crorepati, will spend sum on her NGO

Anamika Majumdar's NGO Faith in India gets a boost after she won the Rs 1-crore prize on the popular TV show.

Music

Pandit Birju Maharaj with Appaji. (Photo: Avinash Pasricha)

Pandit Birju Maharaj remembers Girija Devi

The emphasis was totally on the lyrics and emotion to be conveyed.

Nick Jonas, Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner. (Photo :AP)

Nick Jonas says Joe's found love of his life in Sophie Turner, not sure if he'll be best man

The singer called their relationship 'a beautiful thing', and said it'd be rude to pick one from his three brothers as best man.

A still from the song 'Formation.'

Beyonce's 'Formation' hat raises USD 27,500 for lung research

The 36-year-old singer donated the wide-rimmed black hat to Heritage Auctions that is dedicated to raise funds for lung research.

Taylor Swift. (Photo: AFP)

Taylor Swift's teases new song and Twitteratti feels it's a sequel to 'Love Story'

Some fans are speculating that this new song is a sequel of sorts to the 27-year-old singer's 2008 hit 'Love Story.'

Girija Devi

Yogi Adityanath names ‘Sanskritik Sankul’ after Girija Devi

The 88-year-old classical singer and Padma Vibhushan awardee had passed away at a hospital in Kolkata following a cardiac arrest.

In Other News

Kaushik Ganguly

Kaushik Ganguly focuses on small-time singers

Mr Kaushik said at the announcement press meet of the film on Saturday. 

Three out of four footwear emoji relating to women in our smartphone keyboard have heels. A US-based woman has come out pointing the implicit gender bias of sorts with a #IWearFlats campaign on social media.

Toeing the line?

Floraine has now started a campaign called #IWearFlats. Also submitted a few designs including a blue ballet flat.

Varun Dhawan

Cyber police to help find actor Varun Dhawan’s stalker fan

A source said that as the unknown person mentioned in the actor’s complaint was not reachable, the police was tracking the IP address.

Behind the scenes

Back to the roots

Titled Bajra vs Burger, Raj presents the simpler life back in the villages.