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Mixology: Art And Science At Play In A Glass

Mumbai(PTI): Cooking is an art for chefs, and when a mixologist readies a glass of drink to meet the customer's expectations and satiate his thirst, it's both art and science at play. While one may think of preparing a drink as a cakewalk for a bartender, mixology involves a good chemistry of ingredients to dish out innovative and classic cocktails...

Indian Film Festival Of Los Angeles To Remember ‘Chandni’ Girl Sridevi

Mumbai(PTI): Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles (IFFLA) will pay homage to Bollywood diva Sridevi by screening one of her biggest hits "Chandni". The festival will open on April 11 with "In the Shadows", starring Manoj Bajpayee as a reclusive shopkeeper who vows to rescue his young neighbor from abuse at the hands of his father. The film also features...

Private Space: It’s Sad People Are Speculating About Irrfan’s Health, Says Kirti Kulhari

Mumbai(PTI): Irrfan Khan's "Blackmail" co-star Kirti Kulhari says she is saddened by the news that the actor has not been keeping well but hopes people give him some privacy by not speculating about his health. Irrfan, one of India's most versatile actors, had said in a statement on March 5 that he was suffering from "a rare disease". Kulhari, who is...

Surprised That Government Has Not Responded To Report On CBFC, Rues Shyam Benegal

Mumbai(PTI): Veteran filmmaker Shyam Benegal, who headed a committee to take a holistic look at the functioning of the controversy-ridden CBFC, says he is surprised that the government has not yet responded to the recommendations made by them. "We haven't heard from the government at all. I am waiting when they will take a decision...whether they will say yes or...

Raveena Tandon Says She Was Unaware Of “No Camera Zone’ Inside Lingaraj Temple

Mumbai: Barely 24-hour after a police complaint was filed against her, Bollywood off colour actor Raveena Tandon today clarified that she was not aware of the ‘No Camera Zone’ inside the Lingaraj Temple here. Taking to her twitter handle Raveena Tandon further said that the temple authorities distraught around her using cellphones, clicking videos and taking selfies like...

Irrfan Khan Suffering From A Rare Disease

Mumbai(PTI): Irrfan Khan today said that he is suffering from a rare disease and will share details when there is a conclusive diagnosis . In a Twitter post, the 51-year-old actor said he and his family were jolted by the knowledge of his illness, and requested his fans and followers not to speculate about his health. Sometimes you wake up with...

“Chandni” Sridevi Consigned To Flames With Full State Honors

Mumbai: Tinsel Queen and first female superstar iconic Sridevi has been cremated with full state honors at the Vile Parle Seva Samaj Crematorium here. Her husband Boney Kapoor performed the last rites. On her final journey from the Celebrations Sports Club, she was dressed in her favorite red-and-golden Kanjeevaram saree, draped in a tricolor, and placed in a glass casket. Top...

Sridevi’s Body ‘Released’ To Family, Case Closed: Dubai Public Prosecution

Dubai/Mumbai(PTI): Ending speculation over Bollywood diva Sridevi's sudden death, the Dubai Public Prosecutors Office today said she accidentally drowned following loss of consciousness and her body "released" to the family after a comprehensive probe. Three days after the actor was found dead in her room at the Jumeirah Emirates Towers hotel, the family was finally given custody of her body. Family...

Boney Kapoor’s Statement Recorded By Dubai Police: Media

Dubai(PTI): Dubai police has recorded the statement of Boney Kapoor, husband of Bollywood actor Sridevi who died of accidental drowning in her hotel bathtub after losing consciousness, according to a media report. Kapoor reportedly discovered Sridevi unconscious in the bathtub filled with water. She was taken to a hospital where she was declared dead on arrival. Dubai Police called in Kapoor...

Tributes Pour In As Legendary Dancing Diva Young Sridevi Passes Away Sadly At 54

Mumbai(PTI): The sudden demise of veteran actor Sridevi has sent shockwaves throughout the Indian film industry with many Bollywood celebrities such as Amitabh Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor, Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan mourning and expressing their condolences. The actor, who was 54, died late at Saturday night reportedly due to cardiac arrest in Dubai, where she had gone to attend her nephew...

Sridevi: The Diva Who Lit Up Indian Cinema Screen

Mumbai(PTI): Those expressive eyes and the mischievous smile sent hearts aquiver and lit up the cinema screens, making Sridevi Bollywood's first female superstar. Sridevi's sudden death at the age of 54 in Dubai due to cardiac arrest yesterday has left family and fans in shock and grief. This 'Chandni' left the world too soon. The actor, wife of producer Boney Kapoor,...

Fans In Sadma, Gather Outside Sridevi’s House; Mortal Remains To Arrive Tonight

Mumbai(PTI): The air outside Sridevi's residence is heavy with grief as fans of the veteran actor continue to queue up to catch one last glimpse of their 'Chandni'. Sridevi, 54, died late at Saturday night reportedly due to cardiac arrest in Dubai, where she had gone to attend her nephew Mohit Marwah's wedding. Ever since the news broke out, Sridevi's Lokhandwala...

People Think I Do Not Give A Damn About Things: Salman Khan

Mumbai(PTI): He may be one of the biggest stars in India, but Salman Khan says it was not an easy journey to stardom for him, courtesy his professional highs and lows and legal woes. The 52-year-old actor believes there have been breaking points in his life, but the nature of his job does not allow him to share his vulnerable...

A Unique Book Reading Session For Kids With Hearing Loss

New Delhi(PTI): A special sign-language storytelling session for children with hearing loss will be held next week. HarperCollins Children s Books, in association with Atulyakala and the Sanket Foundation, will host the session to make the world of stories more accessible to these children. The first reading will be held at the Mount Carmel School in Sector 22, Dwarka, here February...