BY AKSHAY ACHARYA MUMBAI, (IANS) - Ranveer Singh, whose latest film 'Jayeshbhai Jordaar’ has dropped in theatres, has a penchant for different forms of humor, more so tragic humor, and satire which the film hinges on. For him, satire and tragic

BY AKSHAY ACHARYA MUMBAI, (IANS) - With two National awards, a Padma Shri honor, several other accolades and an illustrious body of work by her side, one may wonder what keeps Tabu inspired and find passion in her work, every single

Stephen Baldwin and Jainardhan Sathyan on the sets of ‘God's Club.’ India-West Staff Reporter LOS ANGELES, CA - Jainardhan Sathyan straddles the world of Hollywood and Bollywood with ease. The Indian American has over a decade of producing, visual effects, postproduction and

MUMBAI - Bumble, the women-first dating app, has partnered with the popular Bhumi Pednekar in India to show some of the gendered inequalities women face in dating and relationships. The campaign aims to raise awareness of the 'Romance Gap' - the

By SUKANT DEEPAK LOS ANGELES, CA - She studied music from the Royal Music of London and acting at the prestigious Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute in the US. Los Angeles based singer and actor Shannon K has also finished filming

Superstar Deepika Padukone says communication is key to a loving and healthy relationships. By DURGA CHAKRAVARTY MUMBAI (IANS) - As her film 'Gehraiyaan' is all set to release just days before Valentine's Day, Bollywood superstar Deepika Padukone, who has redefined romance with

Publisher Chitwan Mittal, who has a degree in English Education from Boston, has promised a string of book releases this year. (IANS photo) By VISHNU MAKHIJANI Growing up in Kanpur, Chitwan Mittal heard "wonderfully imaginative stories" from her 'dadi at mealtimes and

RICHMOND, VA (IANS) - Imagine setting out as a writer by penning your own obituary to "find out who I really wanted to be" and close to two decades later, being the award-winning author of 11 books on food, culture

John Abraham in “Satyamev Jayate 2.” (photo via IANS) MUMBAI – With an 18-year career in Bollywood that is filled with some of unusual choices of films that hold strong recall value, John Abraham is trying to cater both sections of

Indian actress Rani Mukerji. (photo via IANS) By DURGA CHAKRAVARTY NEW DELHI (IANS) – She made her acting debut with the Bengali film “Biyer Phool” in 1996 and entered Bollywood the same year with “Raja Ki Aayegi Baraat.” Rani Mukerji, who has

Divya Khosla Kumar. (Hype PR photo) By R.M. VIJAYAKAR/Special to India-West MUMBAI — She is now the wife of Bhushan Kumar, head honcho of India’s biggest music label as well as a leading production house, T-Series. Divya Khosla Kumar came to Mumbai

Akshay Kumar, in a scene from “BellBottom.” (Universal Communications PR /Sterling Media photo) By R.M. VIJAYAKAR/Special to India-West MUMBAI — He is the undisputed Numero Uno today, mixing the best with the maximum assignments among our superstars. Akshay Kumar, requesting an e-mail

Answering key questions on COVID: in conversation with Dr. Nene and Madhuri Dixit. By R.M. VIJAYAKAR/Special to India-West MUMBAI — It is one of the most enlightening videos on COVID you will see, and answers almost every question Indians have about COVID’s

Mallika Sherawat stars in RKRKay. (Outsider Pictures photo) By R.M. VIJAYAKAR Special to India-West MUMBAI — Mallika Sherawat first captivated Indian audiences in the 2003 film “Khwahish” (2003) with 23 kisses. In the following year, she starred in the annual topmost hit,

Actor Ehan Bhat. (Jio Studios photo) By R.M. VIJAYAKAR Special to India-West MUMBAI—He’s the Chosen One. A.R. Rahman, no less, has chosen Ehan Bhat as the leading man, in the role of an aspiring singer-composer, in his debut production “99 Songs.” The

AR Rahman. (Arun Titan photo) By R.M. VIJAYAKAR Special to India-West MUMBAI—A.R. Rahman, come 2022, will complete 30 years as a composer. However, a year earlier, the composer-singer of films in multiple national and international languages ambitiously turns to a new zone