Wednesday, April 26, 2017

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25 Apr 2017

There is no short cut

25 Apr 2017 | 1:08 AM

One wonders when does one of the busiest fashion designers of Bollywood, Ashley Rebello, get time to shop for himself? “Well, I am often asked this question, so I tell everyone, the time when I am shopping for others while working, that’s the time, I shop for myself too.

Every word is worth it

25 Apr 2017 | 1:08 AM

It is believed that nine out of 10 people who hate opera haven’t been to one.

Accessories for your vacation

25 Apr 2017 | 1:08 AM

When it comes to packing accessories for vacation, minimalism is the key with a pop of colour, say experts.

The man who gave life to Asterix

25 Apr 2017 | 1:08 AM

The world’s most famous French warrior nearly had his career cut short when his writer died midway through one of his adventures but fans of Asterix the Gaul have much to thank the artist for ensuring the popular series (111 translations and 11 films of the 34 stories) carries on well into the 21st century.

Food for serious thought

25 Apr 2017 | 1:08 AM

What we eat daily plays an important role in causing stress.

Fitness leads to confidence means

25 Apr 2017 | 1:08 AM

“I always look for a genuine athletic body rather than a superficially created one,” opines the macho man, Aslam Khan, who has made his TV debut with Sony Sab’s Dil Deke Dekho essaying the role of the charismatic character, Sunny.

24 Apr 2017

In video, Nawazuddin Siddiqui discovers his ‘true religion’

24 Apr 2017 | 2:49 PM

MUMBAI: Nawazuddin Siddiqui has shared a video on his Twitter profile in which the actor emphasises that for him art comes before religion.

Google doodle celebrates Rajkumar's birthday

24 Apr 2017 | 10:15 AM

NEW DELHI: On the 88th birth anniversary of Rajkumar, search engine Google has paid tribute to the noted Kannada actor with a special doodle.


24 Apr 2017 | 12:37 AM

After stirring up a controversy by posting about ‘forced religiousness’ and speaking against the use of loudspeakers atop mosques, temples and gurudwaras for religious purposes, Sonu Nigam, on Sunday, took to the social media to share a video of azaan.

Mika turns wiser

24 Apr 2017 | 12:37 AM

He doesn’t set his mind on buffer to come up with the smartest answer to any question; he just says the first thing that comes to his mind.

Neelam to join Bieber

24 Apr 2017 | 12:37 AM

Indian origin British supermodel Neelam Gill will be joining Grammy Award-winning singer Justin Bieber on his maiden India tour in May here.

Shout out for singers

24 Apr 2017 | 12:37 AM

Padma Shri award-winning singer-composer Kailash Kher says getting Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha on board to perform at Justin Bieber’s maiden concert in India over any other acclaimed Indian singer is not a good sign, and sends a wrong message internationally.

Designs on you

24 Apr 2017 | 12:37 AM

The present curriculum and the learning ambience offered to design students need a “thoughtful transformation” if Indian fashion schools want to be at par with their Western counterparts, ace designer Raghavendra Rathore has said.

Faith is the way

24 Apr 2017 | 12:37 AM

‘If you have faith no bigger even than a mustard seed, you will say to this mountain, ‘move from here to there and it will move’, says The Gospel According to St.

Look who is here

24 Apr 2017 | 12:37 AM

Though we’ve written about the first and the second look trend in the Punjabi entertainment industry earlier, it seems it just gets bigger and better.

Kill the stone dead

24 Apr 2017 | 12:37 AM

Anyone who’s suffered a kidney stone just wants the urinary obstruction gone.

Change ahead

24 Apr 2017 | 12:37 AM

Getting rid of stress is a natural feeling within all of us and aren’t we all creatures of feelings? But this state of mind requires a change.

Universal appeal

24 Apr 2017 | 12:37 AM

Punjab Lalit Kala Akademi and Kumar Gallery New Delhi present the paintings of —Sohan Qadri, the mystique, artist, poet and tantric yogi.

23 Apr 2017

Canada minister Harjit Sajjan gives coin of honour to Diljit Dosanjh

23 Apr 2017 | 8:05 PM

CHANDIGARH: It was a proud moment for Punjabi singer and actor Diljit Dosanjh on the sets of Rising Star where he received the coin of honour from Canada''s Minister of National Defence Harjit Singh Sajjan.

Dream ticket

23 Apr 2017 | 12:45 AM

Popstar Justin Beiber always gives his fans some or the other reasons to love him even more. A 50-year-old autorickshaw driver, a resident of Mumbai, who earns a basic livelihood, has a teenage son aged 22 years, who has been following Bieber’s music since a while.

Super jatt

23 Apr 2017 | 12:45 AM

His popularity as a singer and actor is already touching the sky, which is why Diljit Dosanjh is flying high. This can be seen in the first look poster of his upcoming film Super Singh.

At these clubs, read on

23 Apr 2017 | 12:45 AM

Somehow, bibliophiles find their ilk.

22 Apr 2017

Auto driver's son gets Justin Bieber's Mumbai concert ticket for free

22 Apr 2017 | 10:50 AM

NEW DELHI: Justin Bieber, the Grammy award winner and global pop sensation, who is making his way to India this summer for his Purpose Tour, has now done something extraordinary for one of his Indian fans.

I love 'Azaan', but Sonu Nigam's opinion should be respected: Kangana

22 Apr 2017 | 10:43 AM

MUMBAI: Actress Kangana Ranaut says she has no problems with ''Azaan'' but feels what Sonu Nigam said should be respected and discussed.

Save our home!

22 Apr 2017 | 12:38 AM

Biggest hazard on earth today is the mentality of the people.

Knowing the maverick

22 Apr 2017 | 12:38 AM

Punjab Lalit Kala Akademi and Kumar Gallery, Delhi are organising an exhibition of original paintings of renowned artist Sohan Qadri.

The trailblazers

22 Apr 2017 | 12:38 AM

A saree is no more just an heirloom, precious and preserved, tucked away in a trunk, only to be taken out on a special occasion.

Celebrating womanhood

22 Apr 2017 | 12:38 AM

Actress Sonal Sehgal, who is playing the female lead in Rahat Kazmis forthcoming film Mantostaan—based on the stories of celebrated writer Saadat Hasan Manto —says that most of the women characters in his oeuvre were very humane.

A life dedicated to cinema

22 Apr 2017 | 12:38 AM

Veteran actress Moushumi Chatterjee has received the lifetime achievement award, while actor Ashish Vidyarthi was honoured for his contribution to Indian cinema at the 80th Bengal Film Journalists’ Association (BFJA) awards.


22 Apr 2017 | 12:38 AM

New beginning starts with private jet.

Play your cards right

22 Apr 2017 | 12:38 AM

Natasha Khandheria looks into blank space, hands joined in a fist; she rests her forehead on it, for a split second.

21 Apr 2017

Priyanka spends afternoon with Robert De Niro, Whoopi Goldberg

21 Apr 2017 | 11:09 AM

NEW YORK: Actress Priyanka Chopra spent time with Hollywood biggies such as actors Robert DeNiro, Whoopi Goldberg and film producer and organiser of Tribeca Film Festival, Jane Tribeca.

A Dastaan of science & cooking

21 Apr 2017 | 12:44 AM

Relish Indian food in European style at Dastaan, a restaurant that promises to offer progressive Indian cuisine by introducing science to the art of cooking.

Mint fresh

21 Apr 2017 | 12:44 AM

Lets combat the hot summer days with different coolers which one can sip at leisure Sometimes the ordinary mint can be given the twist to make a classy and refreshing drink .

Classical take

21 Apr 2017 | 12:44 AM

Courtesy, Chandigarh Sangeet Natak Akademi (CSNA), the city art lovers, are in for a melodious Sham-e-ghazal and dazzling classical solo and group dances, by the world trotting artists of merit at Tagore Theatre.

Call of the hills

21 Apr 2017 | 12:44 AM

Small dreams and wide eyes— sometimes sheer simplicity is all it takes to convince.

True ambassador

21 Apr 2017 | 12:44 AM

How long can one sustain passion for a game, a card game to be precise? For RK Garg, his love has lasted for 52 glorious years and still he is at the card-table for three hours a day, five days a week, without a miss!

Open hand(s)

21 Apr 2017 | 12:44 AM

SO:The game itself is more important than winning, they say.

God bless!

21 Apr 2017 | 12:44 AM

He is a star waiting to become a superstar! After all, he is the first runner-up of Indian Idol-9.

Wrong move

21 Apr 2017 | 12:44 AM

Popstar Katy Perry found herself at the receiving end on Instagram as she posted a picture of Goddess Kali, captioned “current mood.

20 Apr 2017

Check Out! Salman Khan's look in ‘Tubelight'

20 Apr 2017 | 11:35 AM

NEW DELHI: After making fans curious by posting teasers of his highly anticipated film ‘Tubelight'', Salman Khan has finally unveiled his look.

Katy Perry faces Indians' ire over Goddess Kali post

20 Apr 2017 | 10:11 AM

NEW DELHI: Pop star Katy Perry found herself at the receiving end on Instagram as she posted a picture of Goddess Kali, captioned "current mood."

A friend, indeed

20 Apr 2017 | 12:25 AM

The recent spat (no doubt turned ugly) between the comedy heroes of Indian television, should be reason enough for all of us to realise that friendships are hard to make and easier to break .

The woods are lovely...

20 Apr 2017 | 12:25 AM

What if a forest is the medicine? All you got to do is take out time, take a walk, and just breathe, allowing yourself and your senses to soak in the wonders that nature has on offer, free of cost, free for all.

Anthony khush hua

20 Apr 2017 | 12:25 AM

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is more than happy after he got to know that Harvard University Press has come up with a book on his 1977 film Amar Akbar Anthony.

The craft of art

20 Apr 2017 | 12:25 AM

Artistic doesn’t quite sum up the lives they have led. Interesting is more like it! With heaps of creative satisfaction thrown in! As Punjab Arts Council honours accomplished people from different walks of life, we steal a minute or two with each of them.

19 Apr 2017

Ivanka's biz prospers as politics mixes with business

19 Apr 2017 | 12:14 PM

SHANGHAI: Since her father was elected President of the United States, global sales of Ivanka Trump merchandise have surged and the company has applied for at least nine new trademarks in the Philippines, Puerto Rico, Canada and the US.

Getting under the skin

19 Apr 2017 | 1:01 AM

Blurb: Home remedies are a best bet to counter ageing; however, clinic treatments can be instant and quite effective

Health wise

19 Apr 2017 | 1:01 AM

Digest this! Healthy is appetising. For, a new food joint in Zirakpur has added health benefits to its menu of delicacies.

Guilty pleasures

19 Apr 2017 | 1:01 AM

Do you love watching porn in alone time? You may need to stop it, as a study finds, self-proclaimed porn addicts may struggle to maintain a romantic relationship as they feel unworthy about themselves to go on dates.

I wanna get chubby!

19 Apr 2017 | 1:01 AM

So do models eat? Elite Model Hunt Winner 2014 and Femina Miss India Supranational 2013, Vijaya Sharma, playfully lets us in on a few open secrets of the industry, Oh! models don’t eat anything.

Are you ready for a 40-day abstinence?

19 Apr 2017 | 1:01 AM

As hundreds of people, with a candle in hand and a hymn on the lips, stood up in grand reverence of Jesus Christ during a midnight Easter service, a bunch of earthen piggybanks lay nondescriptly in a corner.

A thought for heritage

19 Apr 2017 | 1:01 AM

— DR ATAMJIT: If it happens, deliberations are needed; the policy should include not just the ones involved in performing arts, but those who actually understand the culture.

Master blaster

19 Apr 2017 | 1:01 AM

After releasing its Hindi trailer, the Marathi version of Sachin A Billion Dreams was unveiled sometime back by Sachin Tendulkar himself.

Sense & sensibility

19 Apr 2017 | 1:01 AM

He doesn’t have any problem with society, but the biases and prejudices have always disturbed Canadian filmmaker Sohrab Sandhu.

Trip to remember

19 Apr 2017 | 1:01 AM

English actress-model Elarica Johnson, best known for her role in Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, is set to host the highly anticipated Justin Bieber India Purpose Tour here next month.