• Mon, Feb 19, 2018
  • Finding NiMo: Bollywood takes dig at Nirav Modi, bank, politicians

    Updated: Feb, 18, 201804:38 PM

    Bollywood celebrities Rishi Kapoor, Richa Chadha and Vivek Agnihotri have raised questions about the major banking fraud carried out by billionaire diamond trader Nirav Modi, who left the country in...
    Finding NiMo: Bollywood takes dig at Nirav Modi, bank, politicians
    Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor, known for his quirky tweets on political issues, wrote on Friday: What I cannot understand is that a bank loans Rs 11,300 crore ( $1.8 billion) since 2011 to someone, and no inquiries took place during that period? Only proves 'All that sparkle are not diamonds'. Lot of skeletons in the cupboard and lots of hands in lots of gloves! Actress Richa Chadha commented: Bro! We pay 30.9 per cent income tax, 18 per cent GST and VAT on everything we buy. But Nirav Modi gets way with Rs 11,000 crore. My CA won't be happy, but why the hell should I pay tax? So someone steals and gets away with it again? The news of the fraud in a Mumbai branch of the Punjab National Bank (PNB) broke out on February 14. Questions are being raised on who let the jeweller -- whose creations have been worn by the likes of Hollywood biggies...
  • Naachiyaar Review: A confluence of brilliant narration, acting and music Naachiyaar Review: A confluence of brilliant narration, acting and music
    Updated: Feb, 17, 201807:00 AM

    Naachiyaar, National award-winning director, Bala’s eighth directorial opens with an aerial view of the marshlands of Chennai. While his previous flicks have been shot only in Ramanathapuram, Theni,...

  • Aniston, Theroux separate after two years of marriage Aniston, Theroux separate after two years of marriage
    Updated: Feb, 16, 201804:12 PM

    Actress Jennifer Aniston and her actor husband Justin Theroux are going their separate ways after two years of marriage.

  • Social media sensations or undiscovered talent? Social media sensations or undiscovered talent?
    Updated: Feb, 15, 201806:15 AM

    Post Jimikki Kammal, which broke the internet and made Sheril an overnight sensation last year, filling up our timelines and feeds is Priya Prakash Varrier, yet another face from Kerala, who is...

  • Meet Priya Prakash Varrier, the latest internet sensation Meet Priya Prakash Varrier, the latest internet sensation
    Updated: Feb, 13, 201810:40 AM

    The viral clip is from a song 'Manikya Malaraya Poovi' from the same film.

  • Watch: SRK goes underwater to thank 33 million fans Watch: SRK goes underwater to thank 33 million fans
    Updated: Feb, 12, 201812:00 PM

    Superstar Shah Rukh Khan dived into a pool and went underwater after garnering over 33 million fans on Twitter.

  • Pet friendly items most searched in US Pet friendly items most searched in US
    Updated: Feb, 11, 201808:11 PM

    Consumers in the US search the most for pet-friendly accessories like a dog car seat, according to Google ‘Auto Trends 2018’ report released on Friday.

  • Savarakathi Review: A bluntly honest film with sharp wit Savarakathi Review: A bluntly honest film with sharp wit
    Updated: Feb, 10, 201807:45 AM

    While Mysskin has dealt with a variety of subjects, all his films are bound by a common thread in the form of at least one character who longs for forgiveness or compassion, and one the audience takes...

  • Kalakalappu 2 Review: Twice the colour, twice the fun Kalakalappu 2 Review: Twice the colour, twice the fun
    Updated: Feb, 10, 201806:45 AM

    Kalakalappu 2, the sequel to Sundar C’s 2012 blockbuster Kalakalappu, was released amid high expectations. While the first part had Vemal, Shiva, Anjali and Oviya, the second part has a huge ensemble...

  • #Padman challenge not a mere trend: Balki #Padman challenge not a mere trend: Balki
    Updated: Feb, 09, 201807:00 AM

    Award-winning director R Balki, whose film Pad Man hits the screens today, on dealing with offbeat subjects and why he casts stars who have a larger-than-life image