• Plan to open theatre chain ‘Salman Talkies’ in the works: Salman

    Plan to open theatre chain ‘Salman Talkies’ in the works: Salman
    Published Date : 23-Nov-2021 12:55:38 IST

    Actor Salman Khan in an interview has revealed that his plan to open a theatre chain ‘Salman Talkies’ is in the works. The actor added that the chain will open in “smaller towns where people [don’t] have access to theatres”. “Everything was put on hold (due to the pandemic). Slowly we will get back to it,” Salman said.

  • Probe agencies misused powers, must be held accountable: RGV

    Probe agencies misused powers, must be held accountable: RGV
    Published Date : 22-Nov-2021 1:16:22 IST

    After Aryan Khan’s bail order said there was ‘no proof of conspiracy’ in the drugs case, Indian filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma on Sunday said, “It will be a joke on democracy if investigative agencies aren’t made accountable for misusing their powers.” He added, “If this can happen to [Shah Rukh Khan’s] son, God knows what’s happening to lesser people.”

  • Used to earn Rs 35; had to choose between food & travel: Rohit Shetty

    Used to earn Rs 35; had to choose between food & travel: Rohit Shetty
    Published Date : 22-Nov-2021 1:12:25 IST

    Director Rohit Shetty has revealed that he used to earn ₹35 as his salary at the beginning of his career in the 90s and often had to choose between eating food and travelling to work. Rohit added that his family had financial constraints so he had to walk from Malad to Andheri which would take about two hours.

  • Complaint filed against Kangana for ‘We got bheekh in 1947, real freedom in 2014’ remark

    Complaint filed against Kangana for ‘We got bheekh in 1947, real freedom in 2014’ remark
    Published Date : 11-Nov-2021 4:22:31 IST

    National Executive Member of the Aam Aadmi Party Preeti Sharma Menon has filed a complaint with Mumbai Police seeking an FIR against Kangana Ranaut for her alleged seditious remarks at a conclave where she was a guest speaker. “What India got in 1947 was ‘bheekh’, real freedom came in 2014,” Kangana had said. “Hope to see some action,” Menon tweeted.

  • A producer wanted to ‘heat chapatis’ on my waist for a ‘hot song’, I said no: Mallika

    A producer wanted to ‘heat chapatis’ on my waist for a ‘hot song’, I said no: Mallika
    Published Date : 11-Nov-2021 3:22:39 IST

    Mallika Sherawat revealed on ‘The Love Laugh Live Show’ that a producer once wanted to “heat a chapati” on her waist for a “hot song”. “He was like ‘How will the audience know you’re hot? You’re so hot that one can heat chapatis on your waist’,” Mallika stated. “I said, ‘No, we’re not doing any such thing’,” she added.

  • Thieves break into Hyd woman’s house; steal 11 tolas gold, ₹1.7 lakh cash

    Thieves break into Hyd woman’s house; steal 11 tolas gold, ₹1.7 lakh cash
    Published Date : 10-Nov-2021 7:14:14 IST

    Thieves broke into a 60-year-old woman’s house in Hyderabad’s Rajendranagar and decamped with 11 tolas of gold ornaments and ₹1.7 lakh cash on Monday night. The incident occurred when the woman had gone to her relative’s house to attend a function. Police said the thieves opened the almirah at her home with keys that were kept on a nearby table.

  • Rhea’s bank accounts to be defreezed after a year, gadgets to be returned

    Rhea’s bank accounts to be defreezed after a year, gadgets to be returned
    Published Date : 10-Nov-2021 7:11:09 IST

    A special court has ordered the unfreezing of Rhea Chakraborty’s bank accounts and the return of her electronic gadgets over a year after NCB arrested her. In her application, Rhea said NCB froze them without any reason. She added she needs the bank accounts to pay her taxes, support her lifestyle as well to take care of her younger brother.

  • Asia’s most expensive apartment sold for ₹611 crore on Hong Kong Island

    Asia’s most expensive apartment sold for ₹611 crore on Hong Kong Island
    Published Date : 10-Nov-2021 7:09:09 IST

    A 4,544 square feet apartment on Hong Kong Island has been sold for HK$640 million (around ₹611 crore) in Asia’s most expensive apartment sale, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday. Costing HK$140,800 (₹13.44 lakh) per square foot, the apartment came with three parking spaces. The apartment is built on the Peak, a luxury residential area on Hong Kong Island.

  • Man arrested from Hyderabad for giving online rape threats to Kohli’s daughter

    Man arrested from Hyderabad for giving online rape threats to Kohli’s daughter
    Published Date : 10-Nov-2021 7:07:55 IST

    Mumbai Police Cyber Cell arrested a man from Hyderabad for giving online rape threats to Virat Kohli’s nine-month-old daughter. He has been identified as 23-year-old Ramnagesh Alibathini and he’s being brought to Mumbai, police said. The man had given rape threats after Kohli supported Mohammad Shami, who was being abused online after loss against Pakistan in T20 World Cup 2021.

  • Police registers over 38,000 traffic violation cases in a week in Hyd

    Police registers over 38,000 traffic violation cases in a week in Hyd
    Published Date : 08-Nov-2021 3:49:37 IST

    Rachakonda Traffic Police in Hyderabad registered over 38,000 cases under the Motor Vehicle Act from October 30 to November 5 and imposed a fine of over ₹1.36 crore. Most violators were booked for driving without helmets while overspeeding was the second-highest violation reported. In the same period, 11 persons lost their lives and 43 received injuries in 45 road accidents.

  • Hyderabad woman files false gangrape complaint after neighbour refuses to give ₹10,000

    Hyderabad woman files false gangrape complaint after neighbour refuses to give ₹10,000
    Published Date : 08-Nov-2021 3:45:23 IST

    A woman in Hyderabad has admitted to filing a false complaint against her neighbour and his two friends. She alleged the three took her out in a car under the pretext of showing her residential property for rent and gangraped her. She later said she filed a false complaint after her neighbour refused to give her ₹10,000 for medical treatment.

  • It reminded me too much of ‘Luck’: Shruti on ‘Squid Game’

    It reminded me too much of ‘Luck’: Shruti on ‘Squid Game’
    Published Date : 04-Nov-2021 12:30:49 IST

    Shruti Haasan spoke about South Korean series ‘Squid Game’ and said the show reminded her “too much” of her 2009 film ‘Luck’. “So I stopped watching it…I was like I did a similar movie that didn’t work…why should I watch this?” she added. Shruti further said she wasn’t “really as blown away by ‘Squid Game’ as the world is”.

  • Sooryavanshi makers demand ₹10L guarantee from exhibitors

    Sooryavanshi makers demand ₹10L guarantee from exhibitors
    Published Date : 04-Nov-2021 12:29:59 IST

    The makers and distributors of Akshay Kumar-starrer ‘Sooryavanshi’ are demanding a minimum guarantee of ₹5-10 lakh from single screens and exhibitors in small towns, reported Bollywood Hungama. As per the report, exhibitors will have to bear a risk of ₹10 lakh to screen ‘Sooryavanshi’. Some exhibitors have reportedly asked distributors to refund the excess amount if the film doesn’t perform.

  • Ram Charan visits Puneeth Rajkumar’s family in Bengaluru

    Ram Charan visits Puneeth Rajkumar’s family in Bengaluru
    Published Date : 04-Nov-2021 12:27:52 IST

    Actor Ram Charan visited late actor Puneeth Rajkumar’s house in Bengaluru and offered condolences to his brother Shivarajkumar and his family. Puneeth passed away at the age of 46 on Friday due to a cardiac arrest. Speaking about his demise, Charan said, “It’s like I lost my own family member. I still can’t believe…Puneeth garu is not around anymore.”

  • Trisha becomes first Tamil actor to receive UAE’s Golden Visa

    Trisha becomes first Tamil actor to receive UAE’s Golden Visa
    Published Date : 04-Nov-2021 12:24:38 IST

    The United Arab Emirates has given Golden Visa to actress Trisha. She took to Twitter on Wednesday to share the news and wrote, “Happy and privileged to be the first Tamil actor to have received the Golden Visa. Thank you.” Mohanlal, Mammootty, Sanjay Dutt and Janhvi Kapoor are among the other actors who have received the Golden Visa earlier.