Politics is indeed a great leveller. The arrival of Modi’s trusted lieutenant Amit Shah, as the BJP’s man in charge of the politically crucial state of UP may have resuscitated the party that had ended fourth in the 2009 elections. Full Coverage: The rise of Narendra Modi
Nandita Das’s ‘Dark is Beautiful’ campaign attempts to attack the widely held belief that fair skin is essential for success in every sphere of life. Amit Chaudhuri writes.
Vir Das was so impressed with filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s 2006 film, Rang De Basanti, that he decided to take up acting.
After comedies like Yamla Pagla Deewana and Bol Bachchan (2012), even the promo of this one provides relief. That’s also probably why Emraan’s so over-confident. He reportedly said: “I am very sure that this will be my biggest success (sic).”
Indian companies are becoming more sensitive towards the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community, Mahua Venkatesh and Himani Chandna Gurtoo
All hell breaks loose nearly every day in Saket. Neighbours fighting each other over parking space is a daily sight. Mallica Joshi and Shaswati Das report.
Stand up comedian turned actor Vir Das, known for playing the role of Arup in the movie Delhi Belly which released in 2011, is a busy man these days.
They are the shining ambassadors of young India. Seven athletes in the 81-member contingent are teenagers and they're loving the attention being showered on them.
A series of sneak peeps into new books by top Indian writers will be the cornerstone of a festival of literature, "Spring Fever", to be held March 16-24 at the India Habitat Centre here.
An annual feature of Penguin-Books India, the festival will preview several new titles by authors like Vikram Seth, Gurcharan Das, Shobhaa De,
Sometimes you tend to admire the talent of a creative person better in a crowd. Things become clearer when a set of songs stands out in an album scored by several composers who were chosen by a director who was, in turn, picked by a moneybag producer. Amitava Sanyal
Four Maoist guerrillas were arrested in Bihar's Gaya district on Thursday, police said.
Ace shuttlers Saina Nehwal and Chetan Anand notched up easy wins but wild card entrant P Kashyap fell by the wayside as India rounded off a mixed day at the World Badminton Championships at Gachibowli stadium in Hyderabad.
In his maiden season as skipper in the Duleep Trophy, Chopra promised to carry on the momentum and hoped he could defend the title having missed out on the Ranji crown.
From being just another promising young shuttler to breaking into the world's top 10, the year gone by has seen the metamorphosis of Saina Nehwal into a sensation, whose exploits helped India rise up the world badminton chart.
Rani Mukherji, one of the finest actors today, says she actually got a cultural shock when she first stepped into the tinsel town.
Bollywood filmmaker Kunal Kohli is impressed by Rani Mukherji's daredevilry in the film and says the actress is no less than female Krish
The actor-turned-politician will judge contestants in the fourth edition of Great Indian Laughter Challenge
Jimmy Shergill is disappointed with the way his films are promoted and to make things right, the actor is planning to open his own production company.
Actor-director Rajat Kapoor's next directorial venture Mithya
is a film based on a discussion between two mythological characters and about "finding one's identity, one's inner self".