'Crazy Rich Asians' India release pushed (Lead) (6 minutes ago)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) 'Crazy Rich Asians', which was scheduled to release in India on September 21, has been pushed. It will now release on October 5.
Important for women to become financially independent: Twinkle Khanna (23:05)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Actress-turned-author Twinkle Khanna, who has been vocal about several social issues especially those related to gender equality, believes that the best way for a woman to empower herself is through financial independence.
Sisodia urges people to preserve Delhi's historical sites (21:40)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Wednesday urged the people to engage in "preserving" historical sites around them.
Father's obesity in puberty may up asthma risk for offspring (20:38)
London, Sep 19 (IANS) Men who have considerable weight gain between their childhood and puberty are at an increased risk of having asthma as an adult, as are their future offspring, a new study has found.
Human brains are naturally attracted to laziness: Study (18:58)
Toronto, Sep 19 (IANS) Some people are often called lazy, because of their brains, say researchers who found that our brain is innately attracted to sedentary behaviours.
High sugar levels in yogurt may up obesity risk (18:50)
London, Sep 19 (IANS) Often marketed as a healthy dairy product, yogurt is not necessarily good as it contains free or added sugars and fat -- even more than soft drinks and fruit juices, thus increasing the risk of obesity, a study has claimed.
'RadhaKrishn' shoot stopped as actor falls ill (18:34)
Umbergaon (Gujarat), Sep 19 (IANS) The shooting of the show "RadhaKrishn" was stalled on Wednesday as its lead actor Sumedh Mudgalkar fell ill.
Carrie Underwood, Post Malone to perform at AMAs (18:32)
Los Angeles, Sep 19 (IANS) The 2018 American Music Awards will include Carrie Underwood, Imagine Dragons and Post Malone featuring Ty Dolla $ign as performers.
Ariana Grande steps out with friends as she 'heals' (18:10)
New York, Sep 19 (IANS) Singer Ariana Grande, who has kept a low profile following the death of her former boyfriend Mac Miller earlier this month, stepped out to enjoy a day out with friends a day after she chose not to attend the Emmy Awards.
Kanye West moving back to Chicago (17:52)
Chicago, Sep 19 (IANS) Rapper Kanye West told a crowd at his hometown here that he plans to move to Chicago for good.
First gut bacteria determines ability to fight chronic diseases later (17:50)
Toronto, Sep 19 (IANS) The first bacteria that arrives into the gut after birth and order of their arrival has a lasting impact on the individual's ability to ward off serious chronic diseases in adulthood, finds a study.
Email distractions prevent bosses from being good leaders (17:46)
New York, Sep 19 (IANS) If you want to be a better boss, check your emails less often. Distractions from email can impact managers, their productivity and their role as leaders, suggests a study.
Didn't mean to hurt Sikh community: Anurag Kashyap (17:32)
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, whose film "Manmarziyaan" has reportedly upset some Sikhs, says the Abhishek Bachchan, Taapsee Pannu and Vicky Kaushal-starrer is a story of three persons and not Sikhism. He is sorry though the intention was not to hurt the community.
Sudarsan to head Odisha Lalit Kala Akademi (17:30)
Bhubaneswar, Sep 19 (IANS) Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday appointed Padma Shri awardee Sudarsan Pattnaik as the President of Odisha Lalit Kala Akademi.
My father inspires me a lot: Shahid Kapoor (17:24)
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor says he seeks inspiration from his father Pankaj Kapur, and thinks he can never match up to the veteran actor's level.
Shibani Dandekar to come out with a music show soon (17:18)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Actress-singer Shibani Dandekar says she is planning a special show with her friend and singer Monica Dogra.
Cinema changing pre-conceived notions about small towns: Radhika Madan (16:52)
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Popular television actress Radhika Madan, who plays one of the leading ladies in the upcoming film "Pataakha" -- set in a small town of Rajasthan -- says such hinterland stories are changing the urban audience's perception about small towns.
'Khoobsurat' was an unforgettable experience, says Sonam (16:20)
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) As Shashanka Ghosh's "Khoobsurat" completed four years on Wednesday, actress Sonam Kapoor Ahuja became nostalgic and called the film an "unforgettable experience".
Lyricist Prashant Ingole upset over co-writing credits for 'Pal' (15:27)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Lyricist Prashant Ingole, known for his work in hit films like "Bajirao Mastani" and "Mary Kom", says he is "hurt and disheartened" as the makers of "Jalebi - The Everlasting Taste of Love" got another lyricist to co-write a part of the forthcoming film's song "Pal".
'Bangalore Days' deserves a Hindi remake: Siddharth Roy Kapur (15:24)
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Film producer Siddharth Roy Kapur thinks the 2014 Malayalam film "Bangalore Days" deserves a Hindi remake.
Squats, push ups can help your kids to stay fit (15:24)
London, Sep 19 (IANS) Cycling or evening park time is absolutely fine to see your children stay fit but encouraging them to do strength-based exercises such as squats, push ups and lunges can help them shed weight faster, reveals a most extensive review of resistance training's impact on young people.
We need to respect women's feelings, desires: Nawazuddin Siddiqui (IANS Interview) (15:24)
By Sugandha Rawal
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) With discussions around pay parity, women empowerment and movements against sexual abuse making way for change in Hollywood, Nawazuddin Siddiqui is hoping for a similar effect in India. The critically-acclaimed actor says it is time to give women the respect they deserve.
S. Korean playwright sentenced to 6 years for sexual assault (15:22)
Seoul, Sep 19 (IANS) A Seoul court sentenced renowned playwright and stage director Lee Youn-taek to six years in prison on Wednesday on multiple charges of sexual assault.
A 'Sholay' replay: Asrani reanimates classic act for theatre (14:26)
By Siddhi Jain
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Fan or not, most cinelovers remember veteran actor-comedian Govardhan Asrani for his "Jailor" scene in the 1975 hit "Sholay". A reenactment of it in his play "Makhichoos" comes after almost 43 years, reminding us why the thespian is loved both on screen and stage.
Paul Haggis files appeal in extortion suit against rape accuser (14:14)
Los Angeles, Sep 19 (IANS) Oscar-winning filmmaker Paul Haggis has filed an appeal against a judgment which dismissed his lawsuit against a woman who accused him of rape.