Bigg Boss 14 written update day 38: Eijaz Khan does naagin dance in a task and Abhinav refuses to accept it as dance, fights with him
UPDATED ON NOV 12, 2020 12:26 AM IST
Bigg Boss 14 written update day 38: Shardul Pandit and Rubina Dilaik were nominated after the task and the captaincy race then began.
By Ananya Ghosh | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON SEP 06, 2020 07:40 PM IST
With armies of fans called Armaanians, Amaalians and Armaalians, are these brothers Bollywood musicians or independent rockstars?
By Karishma Kuenzang | Hindustan Times
PUBLISHED ON AUG 23, 2020 07:12 AM IST
Meet parents and children from creative professions who have chosen different paths to success
Sushmita Sen refused to sing suggestive lyrics in Mehboob Mere song, forced Anu Malik to rewrite them: Ganesh Hegde
By HT Entertainment Desk | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON JUL 21, 2020 09:17 PM IST
Choreographer Ganesh Hedge has recalled a story about how Sushmita Sen refused to lip-sync suggestive lyrics in the song Mehboob Mere, and composer Anu Malik was forced to rewrite them.
By Veenu Singh | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON MAY 23, 2020 10:57 PM IST
She might have started her career as a singer and lyricist, but the daughter of musician Anu Malik has found her true calling as a writer
UPDATED ON MAR 09, 2020 08:54 PM IST
From Rang Barse to Balam Pichkari, here is a playlist of some of the best Holi songs from Bollywood films.
Anu Malik harassment case: Sona Mohapatra says contrary to NWC claim, she did send testimonies of victims
UPDATED ON JAN 17, 2020 08:54 PM IST
Sona Mohapatra has said that she did her part and send testimonies of victims to the NCW in the Anu Malik harassment case.
By Veenu Singh | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON DEC 07, 2019 11:46 PM IST
Author, columnist, TV writer Dinesh Raheja adds yet another feather to his cap
By HT Correspondent | Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON DEC 03, 2019 05:37 PM IST
Music composer Himesh Reshammiya will be the new judge on the 11th season of singing reality show Indian Idol after Anu Malik’s exit amid #MeToo allegations.
No industry for women: From Vikas Bahl to Subhash Kapoor, Bollywood’s MeToo accused are back at work
By HT Correspondent | Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON NOV 29, 2019 10:49 AM IST
Even as Anu Malik got fired from Indian Idol again this month, other MeToo accused such as Vikas Bahl and Subhash Kapoor are back at work.
Sona Mohapatra targets Sony: ‘Shocking they picked up promotion around a contestant kissing one of the judges’
PUBLISHED ON NOV 27, 2019 05:56 PM IST
Singer Sona Mohapatra has called out Sony Entertainment Television in a new video. She said the channel used ‘MeToo movement for publicity’.
By Radhika Bhirani | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON NOV 22, 2019 03:18 PM IST
Singer Sona Mohapatra reacts to Anu Malik stepping down from Indian Idol as a judge in the wake of the constant questioning of his reinstation.
Anu Malik says he hasn’t quit Indian Idol: ‘I have taken a 3-week break, will be back after clearing my name’
By Kavita Awaasthi | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON NOV 22, 2019 11:30 AM IST
Anu Malik, accused by multiple women of sexual harassment during India’s MeToo movement, has said that he wasn’t asked to step down from Indian Idol but did so as he wanted to ‘clear his name’.
UPDATED ON NOV 21, 2019 07:00 PM IST
Music composer Anu Malik has reportedly stepped down as a judge on singing reality show Indian Idol, after renewed protests surrounding allegations of sexual misconduct made against him.
Sona Mohapatra urges Smriti Irani to look into Anu Malik controversy, calls it ‘gross violation of women’s dignity’
UPDATED ON NOV 21, 2019 01:17 PM IST
Sona Mohapatra has urged Union Women and Child Development (WCD) minister Smriti Irani to look into Anu Malik controversy.
Sona Mohapatra thanks Tanushree Dutta for supporting her against Anu Malik, says ‘This is the ‘good over evil’ type of fight’
By Press Trust of India | Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON NOV 19, 2019 09:49 AM IST
Sona Mohapatra wrote a long note on Instagram, thanking Tanushree Dutta for supporting her and criticising the channel which continues to star Anu Malik as one of the judges on a reality show.
Tanushree Dutta questions Neha Kakkar for working with Anu Malik, brings up a contestant’s inappropriate behaviour on the show
UPDATED ON NOV 18, 2019 11:25 AM IST
Tanushree Dutta has criticised Sony channel for reinstating Anu Malik as one of the judges on Indian Idol and has also questioned Neha Kakkar for agreeing to work with him.
UPDATED ON NOV 15, 2019 10:32 AM IST
Singer Sona Mohapatra, who was the first one to call out Anu Malik during the MeToo movement, has shared her response to his statement released on Thursday.
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UPDATED ON NOV 14, 2019 09:38 PM IST
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Anu Malik shares long note as harassment allegations resurface: ‘Behind this happy face, I’m in pain’
UPDATED ON NOV 14, 2019 08:28 PM IST
Anu Malik has shared a long post on Twitter, maintaining innocence against the resurfacing allegations of sexual harassment against him.
UPDATED ON NOV 08, 2019 05:18 PM IST
Abhay Deol has lent his support to singer Sona Mohapatra, who has been calling out Sony TV and Anu Malik.
UPDATED ON NOV 07, 2019 11:49 AM IST
Singer Sona Mohapatra has slammed fellow singer Hema Sardesai for defending #MeToo accused Anu Malik, and for implying that the alleged victims are also to blame for his actions.
Anu Malik could be fired from Indian Idol after Neha Bhasin, Sona Mohapatra’s renewed attacks: report
UPDATED ON NOV 06, 2019 03:11 PM IST
New reports suggest that Sony TV is mulling over Anu Malik’s future as Indian Idol judge, after the controversy around his alleged sexual misconduct did not die down.
UPDATED ON NOV 05, 2019 06:38 PM IST
Singer Hema Sardesai has called into question the integrity of the women who have accused music composer Anu Malik of sexual misconduct. “It takes two hands to clap right?” she wrote in a post.
Neha Bhasin on accusing Anu Malik: ‘Why do we have to wait for us to be physically molested to be taken seriously?’
By Samarth Goyal | Hindustan Times, New Delhi, New Delhi
UPDATED ON NOV 02, 2019 11:18 AM IST
Neha Bhasin has spoken again about her harassment at the hands of music composer Anu Malik when she was 21. She asks why Anu Malik’s behaviour is being validated by bringing him back on Indian Idol.
Shweta Pandit on why she didn’t accuse Anu Malik of sexual harassment when she was ‘a school kid in 2001’
UPDATED ON NOV 01, 2019 09:32 PM IST
Singer Shweta Pandit has said that no one would have believed her when she was allegedly harassed by Anu Malik as a school kid in 2001, because people refuse to believe her now, in 2019.
Sona Mohapatra clarifies comments on Sachin Tendulkar, slams Sony for using him to promote Indian Idol
UPDATED ON NOV 01, 2019 01:23 PM IST
Singer Sona Mohapatra has said that Sony TV is using Sachin Tendulkar to promote Indian Idol, probably without his knowledge. She has criticised the channel and others involved with the show for reinstating Anu Malik.
Neha Bhasin recalls how Anu Malik made her uncomfortable, Sona Mohapatra calls out Sachin Tendulkar for praising Indian Idol
UPDATED ON NOV 02, 2019 11:06 AM IST
Singer Neha Bhasin has shared her own story of how composer Anu Malik made her uncomfortable during an interaction almost 15 years ago.
UPDATED ON OCT 22, 2019 08:54 AM IST
Neha Kakkar was forcibly kissed on Indian Idol stage by a contestant. Her co-judge and music composer Vishal Dadlani has reacted to the incident.
Sa Re Ga Ma Pa 2011 winner Azmat Hussain auditions for Indian Idol: ‘I couldn’t make ends meet, got addicted to drugs’
UPDATED ON JUL 10, 2020 05:55 PM IST
Azmat Hussain, who won Sa Re Ga Ma Pa in 2011 has auditioned for Indian Idol this year. The singer was just 10 when he won the trophy.