'Grilled' winner gets Rs 1.5 cr investment for food start-up (Lead) (19 minutes ago)
Mumbai, Dec 12 (IANS) Munaf Kapadia, who won reality TV series "Grilled", says the show was a crash course in restaurant management for him. He is looking forward to start working on setting up his two-and-a-half-year-old concept of The Bohri Kitchen with the prize.
Reality series winner bags Rs 1.5 Crore investment for food start-up (27 minutes ago)
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Dreams dont just turn into reality -- they require hard work, persistence and passion. Munaf Kapadia, a contestant on Fox Lifes reality series "Grilled" proved it right with his undying entrepreneurial spirit, innovative culinary expertise and sharp business acumen as he emerged as the winner of the show -- and pocketed a staggering Rs 1 crore.
Jimmy Kimmel brings out his son to talk about healthcare (18:42)
Los Angeles, Dec 12 (IANS) A week after his son underwent his second heart surgery, TV show host Jimmy Kimmel brought him on his eponymous late night talk show. He called on Congress to fund the Children's Health Insurance Programme.
'Roadies' most gender neutral place, say Neha, Rannvijay (18:38)
Noida, Dec 12 (IANS) Actress Neha Dhupia, who is returning as a gang leader with "Roadies Xtreme", describes the stunt-based reality show as the most gender neutral place to work, while Rannvijay Singha says girls need to be treated equal to men.
'S Durga' director slams IFFK, organisers hit back (18:00)
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 12 (IANS) After "S Durga" director Sanal Kumar Sasidharan on Tuesday hit out at the International Film Festival of Kerala (IFFK) for its "bad shape", the organisers of the gala questioned his changed opinion.
'Kohli sajaake rakhna': Amul wishes Virat, Anushka (17:40)
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Indian dairy company Amul, through an innovative ad, has wished newly weds cricket star Virat Kohli and actress Anushka.
'Indian folk music heritage is vast' (17:30)
Mumbai, Dec 12 (IANS) Nirali Kartik of musical duo Maati Baani says Indian folk music heritage is vast and rich. Keeping that in mind, the musicians have unveiled a Rajasthani folk song "Rumaal", featuring Merasi folk singer Bhutta Khan, Amita Mishra on tabla and Govind Gawli on bass.
Neha Dhupia in happy phase in her career (17:02)
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Actress Neha Dhupia is enjoying being in a phase of her career wherein she is working with talent like Vidya Balan.
Raghu Ram features in music video (17:00)
Mumbai, Dec 12 (IANS) Television personality Raghu Ram of "Roadies" fame has featured in a music video titled "Aankhon Hi Aankhon Mein".
We have long tradition of accessorising with scarves: Designer duo (16:30)
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Designers Meesha and Trisha Khanna, who participated in the Paris fashion week, say that India has a long cherished tradition of accessorising ensembles with scarves and shawls and they plan to give this trend a contemporary look.
Priyanka Chopra gets Mother Teresa Memorial Award (15:48)
Mumbai, Dec 12 (IANS) Actress Priyanka Chopra, who has taken up the cause of fighting for the rights of refugees and displaced people as a Unicef Goodwill Ambassador, has been feted with the Mother Teresa Memorial Award for Social Justice.
Mohit Raina excited about his new period drama (14:52)
Mumbai, Dec 12 (IANS) Actor Mohit Raina, who will be essaying role of Havildar Ishar Singh in "21 Sarfarosh: Saragarhi 1897", says the upcoming television show narrates an "extraordinary story of an ordinary person".
'The Post' team thrilled over six Golden Globe nominations (14:34)
Los Angeles, Dec 12 (IANS) Actors Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks and filmmaker Steven Spielberg are thrilled about their film "The Post" receiving six Golden Globe nominations.
Young designers shaping up fashion industry with new thoughts, ideas (14:32)
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Padma Raj Keshri, Helena Bajaj Larsen, Mohammed Mazhar, Ayushman Mitra and Anvita Sharma along with Asit Barik are some of the young names in the design world who want to change the way fashion is perceived in India.
I prefer not to follow any trends: Divya Khosla Kumar (14:24)
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Filmmaker-actress Divya Khosla Kumar says that her style is not dependent on trends as she is someone who prefers not to follow that.
Want to reveal my life's truth in a book: Mahesh Bhatt (14:18)
Mumbai, Dec 12 (IANS) Writer-filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt says he wants to reveal the truth about his life in a book.
'Stranger Things', 'Narcos' top shows of Netflix in 2017 (Lead, Correcting name) (14:10)
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Popular science fiction-horror web series "Stranger Things" and "Narcos" were the top shows for Indian viewers this year on streaming platform Netflix.
Indians consuming maximum video content online: Report (13:36)
Bengaluru, Dec 12 (IANS) India consumes the most OTT (Over-the-top) videos, followed by Thailand and Philippines in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region, content delivery network services provider Akamai Technologies said on Tuesday.
Jonita Gandhi, Vishal Bhardwaj collaborate for theme song (13:36)
Mumbai, Dec 12 (IANS) Singer Jonita Gandhi and music composer-filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj have collaborated for a theme song for a TV channel. The artistes also shot a promotional video of the song featuring TV actors.
Rajinikanth turns 67, celebs wish him long life (13:26)
Mumbai, Dec 12 (IANS) On superstar Rajinikanth's 67th birthday on Tuesday, celebrities like megastar Amitabh Bachchan, filmmaker Karan Johar and actor Akshay Kumar wished him a long and a healthy life.
'Stranger Things 2', 'Narcos' top shows of Netflix in 2017 (13:22)
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Popular science fiction-horror web series "Stranger Things 2" and "Narcos" were the top shows for Indian viewers this year on streaming platform Netflix.
Want to see Iron Man, Hulk, Wolverine together: Jackman (13:20)
New York, Dec 12 (IANS) Actor Hugh Jackman says he would love to see superheroes Iron Man, the Hulk and Wolverine in a film together.
Schreiber elated over Golden Globe Award nomination (13:18)
Los Angeles, Dec 12 (IANS) Actor Liev Schreiber is elated to pick up his fifth consecutive Golden Globe Award nomination for "Ray Donovan".
Indian short film wins award in Vancouver (13:10)
Vancouver, Dec 12 (IANS) Indian film "The School Bag" has bagged the Best Short Film award at the Vancouver Golden Panda International Film Festival.
Delhi to host dance, music, theatre carnival in February (13:06)
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) A blend of orchestra, electronic dance music (EDM) and hip hop performances by international and homegrown artistes is set to enthrall people here at Navrasa Duende Global Carnival from February 23 to 25.