The legendary film-maker was like a strict but lovable schoolteacher to actors—an exclusive excerpt from a forthcoming book on him
The arrest of a prominent media industrialist in India has unearthed a story involving murder, hidden identity, sensational allegations and countless accusations.
Aid charity Medecins sans Frontieres (MSF) says it is taking legal action over a Bollywood film it claims could endanger its staff in conflict zones.
Wave of Indian talent sweeps global television.
Indrani Mukerjea was like the Great Gatsby of Mumbai — no one knew where she came from and how she overnight transformed herself into a self-proclaimed media maharani.
‘Talvar’, ‘Labour of Love’ and other films that made posters an art form.
We celebrate the history, politics and joy of more than 70 years of Indian theatre.
Lessons for corporate India from Amitabh Bachchan.
Composer Nadeem Akhtar Saifi on how his life changed after being accused of murder of Gulshan Kumar
Indian activist Sofia Ashraf's "parody rap video" against consumer goods giant Hindustan Unilever has clocked nearly two million views
The difficult encounters between Indian and Western classical music.
Indian pop singer Sukhbir Singh on Sunday fled from the Karachi airport after authorities found $27,000 in his luggage
Buckinghamshire is scene for Bollywood horror film
Salman, Big B, Akshay kept actors like Johnny Depp, Dwayne Johnson And Leonardo Dicaprio out of the top 10 cut.
Pakistan has released a film which it hopes will enable it to step out of the shadow of India's world-famous Bollywood film industry.
Salman has been responsible for some of the industry's biggest profit margins.
With its song-and-dance idiom, Bollywood has long been the symbol of popular Indian cinema, both at home and abroad.
Kashmir’s weaving industry and its current challenges through the life and times of the kani shawl.
The most expensive Indian movie ever made turns out to have spent a fair bit on getting one man to the top of a cliff and then leaving him hanging.
Baahubali, India's most expensive film released on Friday morning across 4000 plus screens globally.
Notably one of india's biggest superstars Shah Rukh Khan and no woman celebrity from India made it to the list.
In 1968 the most famous pop band of the time, The Beatles, stayed in an ashram in the Indian town of Rishikesh to learn a form of meditation.
How far can Indian comedy go?
Sholay and the Emergency and the national lament over the frustrations of democratic procedures
The house had apparently proven "unlucky" for 'Jubilee' Kumar, but after buying it, Khanna delivered 15 hits in a row, a record still unbroken.
Advertising for an underwear brand can fetch a top-ranked actor between Rs6 cr and Rs10 cr annually
Bollywood actors may be tight-lipped about their relationships in real life, but they are ready to romance on screen.
Indian artist Nek Chand who created a famous garden of sculptures in the northern city of Chandigarh has died
Mumbai HC declares horse-drawn Victoria joyrides illegal, carriages given one year to phase out
It was about a decade ago that shopping malls became a common sight in India's cities, drawing crowds with their food courts, cinemas and shops.
The leading divas who have metamorphosed into some of the most coveted faces of all time.
The government had announced that any brand ambassador or celebrity endorsing products or services is liable for action if an advertisement is found to be misleading.
Actor Madhuri Dixit has been sent notice for endorsing Maggi noodles, which is under scrutiny for high content of lead and monosodium glutamate.
If Deewar were to be given a Hollywood superhero spin, who would get Shashi Kapoor's famous "mere paas maa hain" dialogue?
Are Indian TV heads getting it all wrong in their permanent guessing game? An extract from a new book about television and modern India.
Talent and beauty are not enough when age catches up with a Hindi film heroine.
While our cultural intolerance grows, India’s greatest film-maker wows New York.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan was fashionably late at the Cannes Film Festival - that is, she was both fashionable and late
The Salman Khan foundation may need a new sustenance strategy now that the star is legally charged with culpable homicide
Indian filmmaker Ritesh Batra has been signed in to direct the film adaptation of The Sense of an Ending, Julian Barnes' Booker Prize-winning novel.