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Entertainment industry one of the key elements of India's rising soft power status: PM Narendra Modi

Actors Akshay Kumar and Ajay Devgn, filmmakers Karan Johar and Rakesh Roshan, Censor Board chief Prasoon Joshi and Producers Guild of India president Siddharth Roy Kapur were a part of the delegation that met Modi.

6 hours ago — IANS

Article Assam

Will keep our faith alive to keep dreaming: Rima Das on Village Rockstars' Oscar journey

The road to the Oscars has ended for Village Rockstars director Das. But looking back at the journey of the Assamese drama, she says it has been one full of love, hopes and aspirations.

8 hours ago — IANS

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Deepika Padukone beats Shah Rukh, Aamir to become Indian Cinema's top star in 2018: IMDb

Shah Rukh earned the second spot, which was followed by Aamir Khan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif, Kubbra Sait, Irrfan Khan, Radhika Apte and Akshay Kumar.

1 day ago — IANS

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Nothing I love more than directing, says Kangana Ranaut

The Queen (2014) star stepped into Manikarnika: The Queen Of Jhansi's original director Krish's shoes after he departed from the project owing to scheduling conflicts and creative differences.

1 day ago — IANS

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I gave my heart and soul to Pataakha: Radhika Madan on winning award

Madan, who has bagged the Most Promising Newcomer award, says she feels motivated to work harder to entertain people through her work.

1 day ago — IANS

Article Hindi

This generation must get know Manto on a deeper level: Ali Zafar

An online petition by writers and artistes has urged Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan to lift a ban on its screening.

1 day ago — IANS

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Vegan Sonam Kapoor named PETA India's 2018 Person of the Year

Sonam has been feted as she sings praise of vegan eating and because she keeps animal skins out of her handbag line for her fashion brand Rheson, apart from taking other action for the welfare of animals.

1 day ago — IANS

Article American Hindi

Period. End of Sentence based on menstruation in Oscar documentary shortlist

The 26-minute film follows girls and women in Hapur in northern India and their experience with the installation of a pad machine in their village.

1 day ago — IANS

Article Hindi

Pakistani activists, writers, artists urge PM to lift ban on Nandita Das's Manto

The Pakistan censor board did not clear Manto as it thought "the film has anti-Partition narrative theme and explicit scenes, which is against the norms of Pakistani society".

2 days ago — IANS

Article Hindi

Sambhavtaha and Tungrus win big at Critics Choice Short Film Awards

The ceremony, held on 15 December, was organised by The Film Critics Guild and Motion Content Group.

2 days ago — IANS

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Nobody recognises me and that's the success of my characters: Rajshri Deshpande

The Sacred Games actress is glad roles with "substance and content" are coming her way.

2 days ago — IANS

Article Bengali Hindi

Arijit Singh, Shaan honoured with Sangeet Mahasamman award by West Bengal government

Singers Rupankar Bagchi, Raghab Chattopadhyay, Manomoy Bhattacharya, Saikat Mitra, Pratik Chowdhury and music director Debojyoti Mishra were also awarded.

4 days ago — IANS

Article Hindi

Farhan Akhtar's The Fakir Of Venice to be released on 18 January 2019

The film, also starring Annu Kapoor, will see the light of day a decade after it was made.

4 days ago — IANS

Article Hindi Tamil

Ajith Kumar to star in Boney Kapoor's Tamil remake of Pink

The film, slated to be released on 1 May 2019, will be directed by H Vinoth.

4 days ago — IANS

Article Hindi

Richa Chadha's prior kabaddi experience comes in handy for Panga

The actress is part of the Panga cast, along with Kangana Ranaut, Jassie Gill and Neena Gupta.

4 days ago — IANS

Article Malayalam

Perumthachan director Ajayan Thoppil passes away

Ajayan shot to fame with his directorial debut Perumthachan in 1990.

5 days ago — IANS

Article American

Vir Das's American TV show Whiskey Cavalier to be premiered on 27 February 2019

The actor-comedian's latest standup comedy special was released on Netflix this week.

5 days ago — IANS

Article Hindi

We'll start shooting for second season of Mirzapur soon: Farhan Akhtar

The first season of the Amazon Prime Video show debuted on 16 November 2018.

6 days ago — IANS

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Kapil Sharma marries Ginni Chatrath in Jalandhar

The Firangi (2017) actor shared their first wedding picture via Instagram.

6 days ago — IANS

Article Malayalam

Learnt more about cinema and craft while shooting Lucifer with Mohanlal: Prithviraj Sukumaran

Prithviraj took to Twitter to inform that Mohanlal has completed shooting for the project.

7 days ago — IANS