Kangana Ranaut: The critical person taking on Bollywood

By Geeta PandeyBBC News, DelhiPublishedduration1 day agoimage copyrightGetty Imagesimage captionKangana Ranaut has been described as one of Bollywood’s „most bankable actresses“Bollywood, India’s hugely popular Hindi film industry, is in ferment.And at the centre of its troubles is Kangana Ranaut – a 33-year-old female star who appears to be on a warpath with many of her…

Deepika Padukone: Bollywood huge name wondered in treatment case

Publishedduration3 days agoimage copyrightGetty Imagesimage captionDeepika Padukone is one of Bollywood’s highest-paid starsBollywood star Deepika Padukone has been questioned by India’s narcotics board in an investigation linked to the death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput.Padukone was among six people – including two other actresses – to be summoned for questioning over the case.Rajput’s girlfriend, Rhea…

IPL social: Dhoni, Watson, Kohli, Neesham, Russell, Rashid

MS Dhoni has played 190 matches since the IPL launched in 2008, averaging 42.20 at a strike rate of 137.85There were doubts it would even take place this year, but we now have just a few days to wait until reigning Indian Premier League champions Mumbai Indians kick off the 2020 edition of the tournament…

Global stars, now not truly friendships & new atmosphere – what you ought to know as the IPL returns

India captain Virat Kohli (left) will lead the Royal Challengers Bangalore while Australia’s Steve Smith is skipper for the Rajasthan RoyalsThe world’s biggest Twenty20 cricket competition kicks off on Saturday as the Indian Premier League returns for its 13th edition. The tournament, which is taking place six months later than originally planned because of the…

Bollywood bets on the tiny cloak as Covid shuts cinemas

By Krutika PathiBBC News, DelhiPublishedduration1 hour agoimage copyrightGetty Imagesimage captionThe pandemic has forced cinemas to shutIt’s been an unusual summer in India. Its movie-obsessed millions have had to do without trips to the beloved cinema ever since theatres closed in March because of the coronavirus pandemic.But there’s been some relief for families cooped up indoors…

Sushant Singh Rajput: Bollywood actor Rhea Chakraborty arrested

Publishedduration9 Septemberimage copyrightGetty Imagesimage captionRhea Chakraborty and Sushant Singh Rajput were in a relationshipBollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty has been sent to jail by India’s narcotics control authority for allegedly buying drugs for her actor-boyfriend Sushant Singh Rajput.Rajput, 34, was found dead in his flat in Mumbai on 14 June. Police said he had killed himself.…

Files trusts might perchance likely likely perchance stable our upright to privacy

Data trusts could help to restore the balance between privacy and effective governance, writes Paul Budde. I RECENTLY followed a webinar session organised by the University of Queensland on the factory of the future. Smart or not, the future will still need factories to make the stuff we humans use every day. One of the…