One of the most talked about movies in the Tinsel Town these days is critically acclaimed`Masaan`. It has not only grabbed ample attention internationally but is fetching great response on the home ground as well.
A massive earthquake measuring 7.9 on Richter's scale hit Nepal and surrounding areas. While news of victims and damage is still coming in, the whole world is praying for the safety of the people who have been affected.
Maharashtra on Tuesday announced it was mulling to make screening of Marathi films in multiplexes in the state during peak hour compulsory but the decision not only left members of film fraternity shocked, but drew ferocious reactions slamming the government's "dictatorship" and "dadagiri" and that regional movies should be encouraged, not forced.
Saina Nehwal created history when she occupied the top spot as a badminton champion by becoming the first Indian woman to do so. Although the official list is still due, the defeat of Spain's Carolina Marin has shot Nehwal to the top of the table.
Writer-lyricist and ad guru Prasoon Joshi, who has recently penned the anthem for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, initiated a ‘Clean Sweep’ campaign on the lines of Clean India here.
Star choreographer Saroj Khan saw Sitara Devi dance like an 18-year-old when she was actually 70. Such was the magic of the danseuse, whom Bollywood celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan and Lata Mangeshkar will remember for her vibrancy and talent.
Actors and filmmakers from the Hindi film industry have whole-heartedly welcomed the Supreme Court ruling Monday allowing women make-up artists and hairdressers to finally become members of professional associations.
Urging the people to be safe and responsible, Bollywood celebrities like Farhan Akhtar, Shilpa Shetty and Sachin Pilgaonkar said that it is important to ensure safety and be self-reliant but people also need to cooperate and help police in that.