Shobhaa De

Shobhaa De faces wrath of Twitter after praying for Mithali Raj and Co to not get 'ruined' like their male counterparts

Shobhaa De faces wrath of Twitter after praying for Mithali Raj and Co to not get 'ruined' like their male counterparts

Mithali Raj and Co received a grand felicitation ceremony, first from sports minister Vijay Goel, then by the BCCI and even Prime Minister Narendra Modi lauded her team's performance in England.

Aug 02, 2017, 14:42 PM IST
Saifee hospital doctor slams Shobhaa De for her column on Eman Amhed's weight loss row

Saifee hospital doctor slams Shobhaa De for her column on Eman Amhed's weight loss row

In her column, De had called Dr Muzaffal Lakdawalla a media-savvy, photogenic bariatric surgeon on behalf of the Saifee team.

May 03, 2017, 12:10 PM IST
Shobhaa De's mocking tweet on MP cop Daulatram Jogawat is a blessing in disguise – Know why

Shobhaa De's mocking tweet on MP cop Daulatram Jogawat is a blessing in disguise – Know why

Daulatram Jogawat shot to limelight after Mumbai-based columnist and author Shobhaa De tweeted an image of an overweight policeman.

Feb 28, 2017, 13:04 PM IST
Doctors at Mumbai's Saifee hospital begin tests on fat-shamed MP cop

Doctors at Mumbai's Saifee hospital begin tests on fat-shamed MP cop

Jogawat, who weights about 180 kilos, had said that he started to put on weight after he underwent a gall bladder surgery in 1993.

Feb 27, 2017, 14:08 PM IST
Shobhaa De says Sushma Swaraj should 'keep calm and stop tweeting', Twitterati give it back to her superbly

Shobhaa De says Sushma Swaraj should 'keep calm and stop tweeting', Twitterati give it back to her superbly

Shobhaa De today suggested that External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj should make a New Year's resolution to "keep calm and stop tweeting," leaving many Twitter users furious.

Jan 13, 2017, 22:42 PM IST
Now Shobhaa De calls Sonam Kapoor 'super hot'

Now Shobhaa De calls Sonam Kapoor 'super hot'

Shobhaa De, who sparked a war of words with Sonam Kapoor by calling her a "lassie who lacks oomph", has now referred to her as "super hot".

Oct 05, 2016, 20:46 PM IST
What Shobhaa De said was wrong, responded to her tweet with actions: Rio Olympics hero Sakshi Malik

What Shobhaa De said was wrong, responded to her tweet with actions: Rio Olympics hero Sakshi Malik

Sakshi, along with shuttler PV Sindhu, gymnast Dipa Karmakar and shooter Jitu Rai were honoured with the country's highest sporting award, Khel Ratna on August 29.

Aug 31, 2016, 22:13 PM IST
Rio Olympics 2016: Shobhaa De finally speaks up, regrets her insulting tweet on Indian athletes

Rio Olympics 2016: Shobhaa De finally speaks up, regrets her insulting tweet on Indian athletes

De said that even though things had turned around for India in Rio after her insulting remark on Indian athletes, she wasn't happy with two or three medals as it was an opportunity for the country to prove itself.

Aug 21, 2016, 13:57 PM IST
Shobhaa De wishes PV Sindhu – Here's how Twitterati trolled her, yet again!

Shobhaa De wishes PV Sindhu – Here's how Twitterati trolled her, yet again!

Fans have not yet forgotten her insensitive remark where she mocked Indian contingent for their poor show at the biggest sporting spectacle.

 

Aug 20, 2016, 16:49 PM IST
Shobhaa De invites troll for Sindhu comments on Twitter

Shobhaa De invites troll for Sindhu comments on Twitter

After Indian shuttler P.V. Sindhu prevailed over Nozomi Okuhara of Japan to enter the final of the women`s singles event at the Olympic Games, author Shobhaa De once again sparked the controversy by tweeting an irksome remark on the Hyderabadi.
 

Aug 19, 2016, 16:10 PM IST
Shahenshah-level trolling! Amitabh Bachchan destroys Shobhaa De after PV Sindhu's win

Shahenshah-level trolling! Amitabh Bachchan destroys Shobhaa De after PV Sindhu's win

Bollywood legend took to social micro-blogging site Twitter to express his delight.

Aug 19, 2016, 08:52 AM IST
HILARIOUS! Virender Sehwag rubs salt on Shobhaa De's wounds after Sakshi Malik wins bronze

HILARIOUS! Virender Sehwag rubs salt on Shobhaa De's wounds after Sakshi Malik wins bronze

Humor is the key ingredient of Viru's tweets, which have taken the micro-blogging site by storm.

Aug 18, 2016, 13:24 PM IST
After Rio Olympics controversy, Shobhaa De roots for Dipa Karmakar ahead of vault final

After Rio Olympics controversy, Shobhaa De roots for Dipa Karmakar ahead of vault final

Karmakar, the first Indian gymnast to qualify for an Olympics apparatus final, will compete with other seven finalists in the vault on the eve of India's 70th Independence Day.

Aug 14, 2016, 13:33 PM IST
On Shobhaa De's remark: Nobody in India gives a damn about sports barring Olympics, says Heena Sidhu

On Shobhaa De's remark: Nobody in India gives a damn about sports barring Olympics, says Heena Sidhu

Reacting to De's tweet, Sidhu, who failed to win a medal at Rio despite participating in two events, said that she would want experts to talk about India's performances.

Aug 12, 2016, 13:07 PM IST
After Shobhaa De's insulting remark, here's how Sachin Tendulkar backed Indian athletes in Rio 2016

After Shobhaa De's insulting remark, here's how Sachin Tendulkar backed Indian athletes in Rio 2016

The cricket icon said that the start might not have been great for India at Rio, but with the support of the fans, things will change at the biggest sporting spectacle.

Aug 12, 2016, 09:40 AM IST
Rio Olympics 2016: Heena Sidhu replies to Shobhaa De's insulting remark with these BRILLIANT tweets!

Rio Olympics 2016: Heena Sidhu replies to Shobhaa De's insulting remark with these BRILLIANT tweets!

Soon after Indian men's hockey team lost their second match 2-3 to Germany, De took to Twitter to post an insulting tweet for the Indian athletes.

Aug 11, 2016, 12:11 PM IST
Disturbing thing to say: Kangana Ranaut on Shobhaa De's tweet

Disturbing thing to say: Kangana Ranaut on Shobhaa De's tweet

Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut today slammed author Shobhaa De for her tweet on Indian Olympians at Rio and said the comment was "disheartening." De had mocked Indian athletes, saying that their aim was only to click selfies and return without any medal. Her tweet angered many who slammed and trolled the writer.

Aug 10, 2016, 17:40 PM IST
EPIC TAKEDOWN! How Harsha Bhogle destroyed Shobhaa De without even naming her

EPIC TAKEDOWN! How Harsha Bhogle destroyed Shobhaa De without even naming her

Apart from sports lovers, eminent personalities as well as athletes slammed her for the remark.

Aug 10, 2016, 16:11 PM IST
After insulting remark, Shobhaa De attempts damage control with hilarious clarification

After insulting remark, Shobhaa De attempts damage control with hilarious clarification

Nobody on Twitter was satisfied with De's 'clarification'.

Aug 09, 2016, 19:41 PM IST
Sonam Kapoor calls Abhijeet a hypocrite, what he replied next is totally unbelievable! – Details inside

Sonam Kapoor calls Abhijeet a hypocrite, what he replied next is totally unbelievable! – Details inside

This made Sonam step forward and take a stand.

Aug 09, 2016, 16:47 PM IST