Indian music industry is both traditional and modern: Swiss composer

Indian music industry is both traditional and modern: Swiss composer

Swiss composer and pianist innovator Dominique Barthassat, who recently displayed his keyboard skills at a concert inspired by Indian musical heritage and architecture, is a huge fan of Bollywood films and says that the country's music industry is a mix of traditionalism and the contemporary.

Rockstar Ranbir turns 7!

Rockstar Ranbir turns 7!

November 9, 2007 saw Ranbir Kapoor's debut `Saawariya` who infected one and all with his boyish charm.

Sonam Kapoor doesn't like repeating roles

Sonam Kapoor doesn't like repeating roles

 A girl-next-door, a simpleton, a fashionista and a go-getter in different movies -- Sonam Kapoor says she has tried to play myriad roles in her career because she doesn't like to repeat characters.

People don't take me seriously as an actor: Sonam Kapoor

People don't take me seriously as an actor: Sonam Kapoor

'Khoobsurat' actress Sonam Kapoor feels her fashionista image and off-screen personality sometimes overshadow her identity as an actor.

Sonam Kapoor's 'oh my god!' moment with Salman Khan

Sonam Kapoor's 'oh my god!' moment with Salman Khan

‘Oh my god’, exclaimed Sonam Kapoor when she was offered a chance to romance Salman Khan in the forthcoming film ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo’.

Zohra Sehgal was a born show-woman, says Gurinder Chadha

Britain-based Indian filmmaker Gurinder Chadha remembers Zohra Sehgal as an artist who "loved shocking you with her unorthodox approach to her life and art". And the filmmaker admits that her 1993 comedy drama "Bhaji On The Beach", an unorthodox take on Indian womanhood, wouldn`t have been possible without the late veteran.

Veteran actress Zohra Sehgal dies at 102

Popular Bollywood veteran actress Zohra Sehgal breathed her last on Thursday in New Delhi at the age of 102.
She was born on April 27, 1912 and began her career as a dancer with Uday Shankar in 1935.

`Masakali` girl Sonam Kapoor turns 29!

Bollywood`s fashion icon and one of the most talked about actresses of the present generation, Sonam Kapoor is celebrating her 29th birthday today. Sonam has mesmerised the audience with some power-packed performances since her debut in Sanjay Leela Bhansali`s `Saawariya` opposite Ranbir Kapoor in 2007.

Salman to play double role in `Prem Ratan Dhan Payo`

Superstar Salman Khan will be seen in a double role in Sooraj Barjatya`s film `Prem Ratan Dhan Payo`.

`Saawariya`, `Guzaarish` ahead of their times: Vibhu Puri

Vibhu Puri, who has worked on the dialogues and screenplay of "Guzaarish" and "Saawariya", says the Sanjay Leela Bhansali directorials were ahead of their times.

Ranbir Kapoor ready to go full monty!

Ranbir Kapoor, who made a bold debut in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Saawariya’ by doing a butt show is now ready for frontal nudity too!

Govinda’s mom inspires Manasi Parekh`s debut song!

Television actress Manasi Parekh will launch her first music single Friday. She says the thumri, called ‘Saawariya’, was originally sung by Govinda`s mother.

Sonam Kapoor wants to play modern Indian girl

Sonam Kapoor, whose first film ‘Saawariya’ was loosely based on Fyodor Dostoevsky` short story `White Nights`, has bought the film rights of one of Anuja Chauhan`s novels for the sheer love of its female characters.

Sanjay Leela Bhansali to team up with Rani Mukerji again

After essaying critically acclaimed roles in Sanjay Leela Bhansali`s `Black` and `Saawariya`, actress Rani Mukerji is likely to team up with the filmmaker again on the big screen.

I was never a closed individual: Sanjay Leela Bhansali

The 48-year-old filmmaker said his work has completely changed his image.

Bhansali hasn’t seen any of my films since ‘Saawariya’: Sonam Kapoor

Sonam Kapoor is seeing red and breathing fire these days. The actress, who was launched by Bhansali in 'Saawariya', is peeved with her mentor.