Mumbai, July 29 (IANS) An appalling incident of a stray dog being brutally beaten up by security guards of a residential complex in Mumbai has shocked several celebrities, following which celebrities including Sonam Kapoor Ahuja, Malaika Arora and John Abraham have urged people to stop animal cruelty, describing the act as "inhumane". 

Punjabi star Sonam Bajwa talks pay parity

Punjabi star Sonam Bajwa talks pay parity

New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) Punjabi actress Sonam Bajwa might be the "highest paid actor" in the film "Guddiyan Patole", more than her male counterparts, but she feels pay parity is a far cry because female actors overall do not get what they deserve.  

Shruti Marathe, Gaurav Ghatnekar turn producers

Shruti Marathe, Gaurav Ghatnekar turn producers

Mumbai, July 22 (IANS) Actors Shruti Marathe and Gaurav Ghatnekar have turned producers with a short film about negligent driving.  

'Ballygunge 1990' all about love, suspense and mystery

'Ballygunge 1990' all about love, suspense and mystery

New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) Set three decades back in the bylanes of Kolkata's Ballygunge, a theatre production by director Atul Satya Koushik explores, along with love, longing and loss, a genre under-done in Hindi drama - that of mystery and suspense.  

Rose Valley case: ED quizzes Bengali superstar Prasenjit

Rose Valley case: ED quizzes Bengali superstar Prasenjit

Kolkata, July 19 (IANS) The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Friday quizzed Bengali superstar Prasenjit Chatterjee for more than six hours in connection with the Rose Valley chit fund scam.  

Live my roles between 'action' and 'cut': Jisshu

Live my roles between 'action' and 'cut': Jisshu

Mumbai, July 17 (IANS) He is best known to Bollywood fans as the actor who essayed Rani Laxmibai's husband Gangadhar Rao in "Manikarnika: Queen Of Jhansi", but Jisshu Sengupta is a celebrated actor in Bengali cinema.  

Veteran Bengali actor Swarup Dutta passes away at 78

Veteran Bengali actor Swarup Dutta passes away at 78

Kolkata, July 17 (IANS) Yesteryears actor Swarup Dutta, known for his performances in Bengali films such as "Pita Putra" and "Harmonium", died here on Wednesday at the age of 78.  

I feel I was destined to be an actress: Palomi

I feel I was destined to be an actress: Palomi

Mumbai, July 16 (IANS) National award-winning actress Palomi Ghosh, who plays a pivotal role in the upcoming Netflix web series ‘Typewriter, says although she had no plan to become an actress, she was destined to be one.