Entertainment

Blowing kisses at fans, clicking selfies not my idea of birthday: Vishal Krishna


Mumbai, Aug 29 : Taking a dig at film stars who do charity and social work with a troupe of media representatives to record the moment, Tamil-Telugu actor Vishal Krishna, who turned a year older on Wednesday, says the day acquires a special hue only when the fans are included in the celebration.The actor...

Anu Malik ropes in ‘Indian Idol 9’ finalist for song


Mumbai, Aug 29 : Composer Anu Malik, also a host of Indian Idol, has roped in the reality show's former contestant Khuda Baksh to sing a song for the film Paltan.Baksh was one of the top three contestants of the ninth season of Indian Idol. He made an appearance on Indian Idol 10 along...

Jimmy, Mahie perfect for ‘Family of Thakurganj’: Producer


Mumbai, Aug 29 : Actors Jimmy Sheirgill and Mahie Gill are the perfect cast for the film Family of Thakurganj, says producer Ajay Singh Rajput.The two actors have earlier worked together in Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster. 'Family of Thakurganj' is an exciting movie. I think Jimmy Sheirgill and Mahie Gill are the perfect cast for...

Aromatherapy brings holistic approach to beauty: Blossom Kochhar


New Delhi, Aug 29 : Aromatherapy brings a holistic approach to beauty through mind, body and soul synergy, says aromatherapist Blossom Kochhar, who suggests that inhaling appropriate fragrance can reduce stress and give more energy.Aromatherapy brings about holistic approach to beauty through mind, body and soul synergy. Aroma means scent, and therapy means treatment. Aromatherapy,...

Kanika Maheshwari doesn’t want to be empty vessel


Mumbai, Aug 29 : Actress Kanika Maheshwari of Diya Aur Baati Hum fame says she is looking for work that has volume and moral value. She doesn't want to be an empty vessel.I worked through my pregnancy. I immersed myself in bringing up my son, Kanika, who gave birth to a boy in 2015,...

Richa lends helping hand to flood-hit Kerala


Mumbai, Aug 29 : Actress Richa Chadha, who has done her bit to aid the relief efforts in flood-hit Kerala by advocating animal rescue operations and helping sponsor education for children, says it is human responsibility to come together during adverse times.Richa, who has been busy shooting for her upcoming biopic Shakeela, wanted to...

Great coincidence: Radhika Apte on being ‘omnipresent’ on Netflix


New Delhi, Aug 29 : Actress Radhika Apte, who is being trolled for frequently featuring in the Indian projects of Netflix, doesn't think her association with the streaming platform has been long and that the three series getting released around the same time was just a coincidence.Radhika had three releases -- Lust Stories, Sacred...

Rishi Kapoor, Javed Akhtar didn’t charge a penny for ‘Manto’


Mumbai, Aug 29 : Celebrities like Rishi Kapoor, Gurdas Maan and Javed Akhtar didnt charge a penny for actress-filmmaker Nandita Das forthcoming film Manto. She says there is more to life than money. Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui, who plays the late Urdu writer Saadat Hasan Manto in the film, offered to do it just for Re...

Papon rocks Hindi, Assamese songs for ‘III Smoking Barrels’


Mumbai, Aug 29 : Popular singer Papon has sung and composed a rock song, which he has rendered in Hindi as well as in Assamese, for multilingual film III Smoking Barrels.The song titled Yeh Tishnagi is a rock and contemporary Bollywood style song. Papon said in a statement: It was an enriching experience singing the...