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Indian television and film actor Siddharth Shukla dies at 40

Indian television and film actor Siddharth Shukla has died in Mumbai at the age of 40. Reports claim he had died from a heart attack. Doctors at Cooper hospital said he was already dead when he was brought in on Thursday. A postmortem was reportedly underway. Local media quoted an unnamed source saying: “At around 3am […]

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Raj Kundra: Bollywood star Shilpa Shetty’s husband arrested for producing, broadcasting porn

Indian police arrested Bollywood star Shilpa Shetty’s husband, Raj Kundra, for allegedly producing and broadcasting pornographic films online. Mumbai Police announced Kundra’s arrest late on Monday, calling the 45-year-old “the key conspirator” in a case involving the creation and publication of adult films via internet apps. The police said they have seized Kundra’s mobile phone […]

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Indian actor Aamir Khan, wife Kiran Rao announce separation

Indian actor Aamir Khan and producer-director Kiran Rao have announced that they are separating after 15 years of marriage. In a statement, they said they would raise their son together and still work on joint projects. “In these 15 beautiful years together we have shared a lifetime of experiences, joy and laughter,” the statement said. […]

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Salman Khan: ‘Radhe’ becomes one among the worst rated films on IMDb

Indian actor Salman Khan’s starrer ‘Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai’ failed to strike the right chords with the watchers and recorded one of the worst ratings on IMDb. The crime thriller directed by Prabhu Deva starring Salman Khan, Disha Patani, Randeep Hooda and Jackie Shroff was released in a hybrid model amid the pandemic – […]

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Kangana Ranaut: Twitter permanently suspends Indian actress for repeatedly posting hateful content

Indian actress Kangana Ranaut’s Twitter account was permanently suspended for repeatedly violating Twitter policy on “hateful conduct and abusive behavior”. Ranaut, a huge supporter of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his right-wing Hindu nationalist party was unhappy after Mr Modi tasted defeat in the West Bengal State elections. In a tweet she asked Mr Modi […]

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Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt confirms he has cancer

Bollywood star Sanjay Dutt has confirmed he has cancer after weeks of speculation by the Indian media. In an Instagram video, the 61-year-old actor of more than 150 films said he would “beat the disease soon”. Dutt also said he would begin shooting for his next film in November. In August Dutt was tested for […]

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Indian film production companies file lawsuit against media outlet for ‘irresponsible, derogatory and defamatory reporting’

Some of the biggest film production companies have filed a law suit against “irresponsible reporting” by some Indian media outlets. Dozens of companies, including those owned by stars Shah Rukh Khan, Aamir Khan and Salman Khan have taken action. “The livelihood of persons associated with Bollywood is being severely impacted by the smear campaign being […]

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Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty arrested on drug charges

Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty was arrested by India’s federal narcotics agency for allegedly buying drugs for her late actor-boyfriend Sushant Singh Rajput. 34-year-old Rajput was found dead in his Mumbai apartment on 14th June, police said he ended his life. Rajput’s family registered a complaint against Chakraborty, accusing her of abetment to suicide. Chakraborty has […]

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India’s Supreme Court orders central agency to takeover Sushant Singh Rajput death probe

The Indian Supreme Court directed a central investigative agency to probe the death of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput. Rajput was found dead in his flat in Mumbai on 14 June. Police said he had killed himself. Two months since the death, the Indian media have been putting out unverified details about his career, financial […]

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Sushant Singh Rajput’s family accuse Rhea Chakraborty for Sushant’s death, file police complaint

Actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s father has filed a police complaint against actor Rhea Chakraborty, who was Sushant’s girlfriend at the time Sushant ended his life. Sushant Singh Rajput’s family have accused her of abetment to suicide, alleging that she cheated him financially and mentally harassed him. The First Information Report (FIR) was filed at Sushant’s hometown […]

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COVID-19 positive Amitabh and Abhishek Bachchan to stay in hospital for at least a week

Actor Amitabh Bachchan, 77, and his son Abhishek,44, both diagnosed with COVID-19, will have to be in hospital for at least a week. Both the father and son are said to be in a stable condition and responding to treatmen at an isolation ward in Mumbai’s Nanavati Hospital. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Abhishek’s wife and their young […]

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Anupam Kher’s mother, 3 family members test positive for coronavirus

Indian actor Anupam Kher’s mother, Dulari, has tested positive for coronavirus. The actor in a tweet also revealed that his brother  Raju Kher, his sister-in-law, and niece have also been infected. The actor’s reports, however, returned negative. She has been admitted Mumbai’s Kokilaben Hospital. “This is to inform all that my mother Dulari is found […]