The rise and rise of 'Queen' Kangana Ranaut!

By Ritika Handoo | Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 08:55

“Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another stepping stone to greatness”

—Oprah Winfrey

The shining, bright and glittering world of show business holds a lot of promise for young aspiring actors trying their luck to be a part of this 'dream' entourage. Some achieve it, some lose and others fade into oblivion.

Salman Khan hit-and-run case: Justice or Verdict?

By Akrita Reyar | Friday, May 8, 2015 - 13:46

A usual case can have an unusual outcome. Bollywood star Salman Khan got involved in an unfortunate incident which is not of the most uncommon kind. Drunk and driving at high speed, he rammed his Toyota Land Cruiser into American Express Bakery on the night of September 28, 2002 in Bandra West.

Four were injured, at least one of them physically impaired, while one lost his life.

World Book Day: 5 books that you shouldn't miss!

By Ritu Singh | Friday, April 24, 2015 - 09:41

April 23 marks World Book Day!  It is a day of celebrating authors, illustrators, books and most importantly reading! Designated by UNESCO, it is marked all over the world in over 100 countries,   as a worldwide celebration of books and reading. It seems like a nice day to talk about some of the books which have truly touched many in the world!

Earth Day special: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar’s thoughts

By webmaster | Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 19:36

By His Holiness Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

Himesh Reshammiya helped me when no one did: Singer Aman Trikha

By Ritika Handoo | Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 12:36

For someone who was qualified enough to pursue a career in engineering, life could have been a lot easier, but he chose a rather unusual route. Aman Trikha is the voice behind popular BJP anthem 'Achchhey Din Aane Wale Hain', which became quite a hit during the run-up to the Lok Sabha Elections last year.

To work with Shah Rukh Khan is a dream I have to accomplish: Asim Azhar

By Anindita Dev | Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 16:59

Often called the Pakistani `Bieber` or even `Bruno Mars`, Asim Azhar's cover song `A Team` (originally by Ed Sheeran) has won him millions of fans worldwide.

Talai, Himachal Pradesh: Travelling into the cloud factory

By Aparna Mudi | Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 16:12

When the cottony clouds overcast the skies, remember wanting to reach out to them, plucking them out and eating them like cotton candy? Remember lying on the grass and looking up with your friends trying to plant stories, finding bunnies and dragons in the shapes of floating clouds? What if you could touch them in real?

Doing a song with Sonu Nigam and David Guetta would be fun: Mickey Singh

By Vibhuti Jaitly | Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 19:00

Indo-American singer Mickey Singh, well-known for his hit numbers 'Double Addi', 'Galliyan' and 'Bad Girl', was in the capital recently. Singh, whose genre is American fusion mixed with Punjabi and a pinch of Jazz, is quite popular among the youth.

Siem Reap: 4 temples you shouldn’t miss

By Akrita Reyar | Monday, April 6, 2015 - 20:07

Siem Reap is an ancient town and the cultural capital of Cambodia. The city, which is located in the north-west of the country, is considered such a mainstay of their heritage that its Angkor Wat temple is the central theme on the national flag.

The lost faces of Bollywood!

By Irengbam Jenny | Thursday, April 2, 2015 - 19:32

Irengbam Jenny

Bollywood is an industry of glamour and fame. It is a dream of thousands of people to get into the entertainment industry but only a few make it to the top of the tinsel town.

Classical art changes us from within and makes us finer human beings: Bharatanatyam dancer Geeta Chandran

By Manisha Singh | Thursday, April 2, 2015 - 14:44

A renowned artist, Geeta Chandran, is celebrated not only for her composite understanding of Bharatanatyam, but also for her Carnatic music, her work in television, video and film, theatre, choreography and dance education and is founder-president of dance academy Natya-Vriksha.

I have envisioned Ranveer Singh as the main character of my book: Amritanshu Pandey

By Anindita Dev | Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 13:50

Amritanshu Pandey's debut novel `The Seal of Surya` was launched a few days back and has caught the eye of many readers.

The author is an Indian writer from the city of Varanasi and at a time where other contemporary authors are busy selling chick lit and novellas, he has dabbled in historical fiction.

I would love to sing for Varun Dhawan: Armaan Malik

By Anindita Dev | Friday, March 20, 2015 - 19:37

Being the son of composer Daboo Malik and nephew of Anu Malik, one would think everything came easy for young singer Armaan Malik, who made his mark in Bollywood at just 16. However, the budding singer says he has strived hard to reach where he is today. Armaan is the youngest singer (at 19) to have won two GIMA Awards this year.

I would love Deepika Padukone to wear my design: Mandira Bedi

By Aparna Mudi | Friday, March 20, 2015 - 16:54

We have known her as 'Shanti', who ruled the Indian television in 90s. She then made her mark in Bollywood and subsequently turned into a glamourous anchor in the cricketing field. Now, Mandira Bedi has made herself known as a fashion designer as well.

Aamir Khan experiments with his hair style: Jawed Habib

By Ritika Handoo | Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 10:21

'Jawed Habib' is a brand name people trust and rely upon. The expert, who initiated a new wave in the Indian market with experimental science in hair styling, is not just a big shot in India, but is equally popular in the overseas market.