By Ananya Bhattachrya
In a recent press conference when I’d asked Shah Rukh Khan whether or not his ‘Jab Tak Hai Jaan’ would be able to provide the tourism in Kashmir with a new lease of life, the superstar couldn’t stop gushing about the place. Among other things, Khan recited Emperor Jahangir’s famous lines: “Gar . . . → Read More: The Beauty of Kashmir
By Bhakti V
Recently, I read a blog on The Express Tribune entitled “Bollywood, please stop demonising Muslims” by Muhammad Mustaqeem Yousfani. Had the article written been about the mind-numbing inanity that Bollywood is prone to dishing out from time to time, I wouldn’t have batted an eyelid because, frankly, there is some truth to that . . . → Read More: How is Bollywood Islamophobic?
Remembering ghazal legend Mehdi Hassan, who breathed his last in Karachi on Wednesday He had the rare ability to deliver emotions
The remarkable thing about Mehdi Hassan was that he fashioned along with Begum Akhtar a style of singing that did not exist before them.
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Shah Rukh caught Shirish Kunder by his hair, dragged him to the ground, and then kicked and punched him at the Agneepath party. Or so claims Mrs Kunder, aka Farah Khan, who went on to piously declare, “Shah Rukh has always told me that physical abuse is the worst way to sort out a problem, . . . → Read More: SRK punching himself
The effervescent Juhi Chawla has been to Ahmedabad twice in the last month.
She tells us that she might become a regular person visiting Ahmedabad in 2012 because of the variety of projects she is offered. In a chirpy chat, Juhi reveals how she is happy only acting. Excerpts from the interview:
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Aamir Khan and Shahrukh Khan
The year 2011 could very well be the decisive year in the Shah Rukh Khan-Aamir Khan battle for one-upmanship. If all goes according to plan, next year both the superstars will go international with a film each by two of the most celebrated directors on the global map.
. . . → Read More: Battle of the Khans: Bollywood Celebrity Spat Goes Global