Anushka Sharma and Varun Dhawan’s ongoing ‘Sui Dhaaga’ challenge has taken the B-town with a storm. It started out as a promotional strategy and is now becoming a trend with several celebrities participating in this fun activity of threading a needle.
Actresses Shilpa Shetty and Richa Chadda have been in the news recently for their encounters with what they perceived as ‘racist’ behaviour in foreign lands. Here are some past instances of Bollywood stars being subjected to racism, both inside and outside the country.
Mukesh and Nita Ambani’s daughter Isha got engaged to Ajay and Swati Piramal’s son Anand in a starry, dreamy ceremony at Lake Como in Italy over the weekend. The couple got engaged at the foothills of the Alps, as their parents and family members cheered them on.
When not gushing over her son Taimur (I mean, how can you not, he’s so adorable), we take notice of the fashionista that Kareena Kapoor Khan is. Right from creating a stir with her maternity fashion to getting fit right after her pregnancy, Kareena is an icon and an inspiration to many. While some may be to big and ‘in your face’, Kareena sure seems to carry them off like a diva that she is.
Although movies are meant for two-three hours of utter entertainment, there are many films that make you think and inspire you days after having it watched. In Bollywood or Hindi cinema, there have been many movies in the recent times that have shed light on social issues and brought spotlight on problems that are never talked about in the open.
The makers of the horror comedy Stree held a success party for the film at a swanky place in Bandra, Mumbai. The Amar Kaushik directed film has been a huge hit with audiences and critics. The team of the film including stars Shraddha Kapoor and Rajkummar Rao were present along with celebrities like Taapsee Pannu, Fatima Shaikh, Nushrat Bharucha and Amyra Dastur.
No one knows how to handle paparazzi better than Taimur; these days cousin Innaya is picking up his tricks too. In some days, we will see Mira Rajput and Shahid Kapoor’s new born, Zain, joining the long list of toddling social media stars.
Seeing Priyanka Chopra’s engagement with the Chains singer, Nick Jonas covered widely by both domestic as well as international news outlets, and the emotionally overpowering reactions of fans from every corner of the world, one can say that their wedding will keep the paparazzi on their toes for days.
Nita and Mukesh Ambani hosted Ganpati celebrations at Antilla in Mumbai. Bollywood celebrities Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Aamir Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Jackie Shroff and more arrived in droves to seek Bappa’s blessings. Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and Sanjay Nirupam, Anil and Tina Ambani also made an appearance.
Soha Ali Khan had recently been on a holiday to the topical islands with Kunal, Saif and Kareena, complete with the two little cuties. The star on the block, Ishan Khattar, has entered the hearts of a legion of young girls already. The former beauty queen has recently started Instagraming and a quick look at her handle gives away that the profile in dedicated to the apple of Bachchan family’s eye, Aradhya Bachchan.
The actor had donated 90 lakhs to farmers who suffered heavily due to droughts. The fashionista had some of her clothes and bags auctioned through an online fashion boutique and the proceeds of it went to another child welfare organization, Smile Foundation. Glamour magazine once reported that one-tenth of the former Miss World’s income goes to the foundation, No child should be ‘denied a dream’.
After Jahnvi Kapoor, Suhana Khan and Sara Ali Khan, the next star kid to have found some soaring popularity on social media, even before dipping toes in the industry, is Shweta Nanda’s daughter, Navya Naveli Nanda. With a flawless complexion, strikingly sharp features, confidence of a winner, and youthful beauty, there are more than enough reasons we believe Navya Naveli Nanda can claim aunt Aishwarya Rai Bacchan’s legacy.
Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput brought their second child Zain home on 7 September. Big sister and a clearly excited Misha accompanied her dad to bring Mira and her little brother back. Zain Kapoor was born on 5 September in Mumbai’s Hinduja Hospital.
Known to the current generation as a vocal and forthright Twitter personality, Rishi Kapoor has always been considered a fine actor. Here are some roles that embellish that viewpoint.
Maharashtra celebrated Janmashtami along with the rest of India, and everyone took turns to play Dahi Handi. As did Shah Rukh Khan and his family. SRK greeted fans along with wife Gauri and son AbRam before completing the ritual handi break. Also spotted enjoying the festivities were Jackky Bhagnani, Varun Dhawan, Ekta Kapoor, Raj Kundra and Aayush Sharma.
The Bachchans and the Nandas came out in full force on Saturday to cheer for Shweta Bachchan Nanda, as she launched her own fashion label MxS in Mumbai.
In the meantime, we invite you to come up with a fun caption for the viral photo of Malaika Arora and Arjun Kapoor that fueled all the latest gossip. Write it in the comments space below.
‘Stree’ is a horror comedy that keeps you completely entertained. Amar Kaushik’s debut film has a rare mix of really scary moments peppered with a generous dose of humour. Here’s how it unfolds: Residents of the small northern Indian town of Chanderi believe that a female ghost (Stree) visits every house during the four days of a local temple festival.
Our favourite celebrities were out and about this week with close to zero make-up. And think twice if you thought that under all that make-up is an ugly face — no way, siree! These Bollywood actresses have clear, glistening skin, naturally rosy cheeks and smiles that add to their charm.
How often have you believed a friend’s scary ghost story? Most of us may have heard of terrifying tales involving a spirit or an ‘aatma’ and then suffered endless nightmares as kids (and even as adults).
Shraddha Kapoor and Rajkummar Rao starrer horror-comedy film ‘Stree’ is making waves among the people, thanks to it’s unique story and hilarious trailer. The cast and crew of the movie held a special screening for the industry. Taapsee Pannu, Vicky Kaushal, Gul Panag were some of the celebs that were spotted at the screening. Check out the slideshow to see the rest of the celebs who made it.
Sonam Kapoor has been teasing the fans with her hair makeover for The Zoya Factor. The actress posted a few pictures on Instagram hinting that she is ditching her sleek straight hair for her role in this Dulquer Salmaan starrer film. However, she restrained from revealing the look which piqued the curiosity of the fans.
There was a time when Bollywood made compelling Bollywood films. Some films date back to 1949, remember ‘Mahal’ where Ashok Kumar and Madhubala played the main leads? Ram Gopal Verma gave us some spine-chilling stories like ‘Raat’, ‘Bhoot’ and ‘Darna Mana Hai’ but he seems to have lost his flourish lately.
Gracy Singh performed at the ISKCON centre with another accomplished dancer, Hema Malini, in attendance. The pictures will remind you of the song 'Radh Kaise Na Jale' from Lagaan.