She may have walked the ramp with elan in Madhur Bhandarkar’s 2008 release Fashion, but actress Kangana Ranaut was unable to move forward smoothly as the showstopper for designer Namrata Joshipura at the grand finale of Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WIFW) autumn-winter 2014 here. The five-day fashion event concluded on March 30 and the Queen star was invited to sashay down the ramp as Joshipura’s...

Bollywood actors Kamal Haasan and Vidya Balan were among the batch of this year’s Padma honorees who received their awards from President Pranab Mukherjee at a glittering ceremony in New Delhi on March 31. Kamal Haasan received the Padma Bhushan and Vidya Balan received the Padma Shri, India’s third and fourth highest civilian awards respectively. Renowned author Ruskin Bond, classical singer Begum Parceen Sultana, percussionist Vikku Vinayakram and badminton player and coach Pullela Gopichand received the Padma Bhushan. The...

She speaks with an accent, but Evelyn Sharma’s half-Indian and half-German lineage has given her an edge in the Hindi film industry which has warmed up to foreigners over the past few years. She says being a “foreigner” in Bollywood has been a boon for her. Over the years, the globally popular Indian film industry has opened up to talented foreign...

The eagerly awaited BodyPower Expo took place on March 29 and 30 for the very first time in India. The event which provides a platform for fitness professionals as well as enthusiasts and brands from around the world to meet and greet at one place, witnessed a huge turnout. The schedule was packed with several talks, events, group exercises, demos, etc taking place simultaneously at its Goregaon venue. Several...

The Koffee with Karan 4 host is more candid and entertaining than his guests and we’re sure B-towners will agree with us on this Karan Johar is Bollywood’s most friendly celebrity, not just within the film industry but even outside. It’s not surprising then that he is thick friends with warring Khans Shahrukh and Salman and even shares a warm bond with Aamir...