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A merry Christmas to you

TODAY is a very special day for Christians around the world. Today is when Christians celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ. They will remember, and rejoice with the story of the little baby who was born in a manger in Bethlehem. It is a story that has been retold many times. It is as familiar...

Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas set to marry in royal style

MUMBAI (Reuters) – “Quantico” star Priyanka Chopra and U.S. singer Nick Jonas are to marry this weekend in a two-day ceremony at a venue dubbed India’s most opulent royal palace. Chopra, 36, and 26-year-old Jonas were engaged this year after meeting at an Oscars after-party last year. The couple arrived with their families in the...

Sky Pacific introduces new movie channel

SKY Pacific has introduced a brand new 24-hour Hindi movie channel from today/ The new channel – Star Gold movie channel – will replace B4U Movies on Sky Pacific. Digicel Fiji chief executive officer Mike Greig said the decision to replace B4U Movies was driven by market demand and Star Gold in a Premium channel....

Ajay Devgn to play Phoolan Devi’s assassin

After giving his nod to Taanaji: The Unsung Warrior — a biopic on Tanaji Malusare who served as one of Shivaji’s generals in the 17th century — Ajay Devgn has apparently evinced his interest in another real-life story. It has been heard that the actor is keen on playing Sher Singh Rana, who was convicted...

Alia, Ranbir have decided to get married

Mumbai – The Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor affair is the latest piece of gossip that is raising the excitement among Bollywood fans. And the best part is, there have been interesting developments in the relationship over the past few weeks. It all started with the couple being snapped together a few times, following which...

Jacqueline Fernandez: Salman Khan will always be a friend before anything else

Jacqueline Fernandez’s latest release Race 3 collected around 60 crores at the box office. Directed by Remo D’Souza, the film also stars Salman Khan, Anil Kapoor, Bobby Deol, Daisy Shah and Saqib Saleem. Jackie is currently busy with the rehearsals for Salman Khan’s Da-Bangg tour. She is also practising for her performance at a beauty...

Koirala: Fear of losing it all made me appreciate life

Manisha Koirala has found poetry in everyday mundaneness of the world — the sunrise, the grass, the shining stars — and feels more appreciative of life today with every breath she takes. She was diagnosed with the ovarian cancer in 2012 which she successfully overcame. Though difficult, Manisha says the phase, where the fear of...

FIFA 2018: Bollywood’s game plan

As the 2018 FIFA World Cup gets underway we look at who our actor-footballers are rooting for and which team they think could pull off a surprise win… Ranbir Kapoor Sports is a passion for me and I hope football becomes as famous in India as it is in Brazil and Argentina. I’m rooting for...

Bollywood celebrities wish Irrfan speedy recovery

Celebrities like Paresh Rawal, Ayushmann Khurrana and Swara Bhasker among many others have wished a speedy recovery to Internationally acclaimed Indian actor Irrfan Khan, who is currently in treatment for a “rare disease”. Irrfan in March announced he has been diagnosed with neuroendocrine tumour and that he was going out of the country for treatment....

Ihana Dhillon: Size should not be confused with fitness

Actress Ihana Dhillon says for an actor, size is important but it should not be confused with fitness. The Hate Story 4 actress said this on Thursday while interacting with the media on the occasion of International Yoga Day. Ihana said she has been doing yoga since five years. “I started doing yoga around five...

Sidharth: Moving into my abode a step closer to my perfect home

Actor Sidharth Malhotra, who is shifting to a new centrally located abode in Bandra, says it is a step close to his “perfect home” as it will reflect his preference and personality. “It is always exciting to move to a new space. I needed a bigger apartment since my parents often visit me. They say,...

‘Dhadak’ to be dedicated to Sridevi

Actress Sridevi’s sudden demise came as a shock to everyone. Most of all, to her daughter Janhvi, who was on the cusp of following in her footsteps and entering the film industry. Just months later, comes news that warms the heart. Janhvi will have a chance to pay her mother a fitting tribute. Her debut...

Race 3: Race to the nearest exit

In a scene in Race 3, Salman Khan’s character says, “Har kahani ke do pehlu hote hai. Two pehlus.” There are two pehlus to this film too — first, it is atrocious and second, it will mint money at the box-office nonetheless. Khan’s superstardom has reached such a high that even one of his worst...

Paresh Rawal: Ranbir an inspiration to actors

While Ranbir Kapoor has been vocal about how educative it has been to work with Paresh Rawal in Sanju, the veteran actor believes the young star is an inspiration for the new generation. Ranbir Kapoor and Paresh Rawal bring alive the father-son bond of Sanjay Dutt and Sunil Dutt on-screen in the biopic, directed by...

Vivek Oberoi: Actors should take criticism positively

Vivek Oberoi is no stranger to successes and failures and the actor says that in a world where a person is judged instantly, he tries to take criticism positively. Since his debut with Ram Gopal Varma’s Company, Vivek has delivered hits like Saathiya, Masti and Shootout at Lokhandwala, and at the same time faced box-office...

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