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I'm scared of doing big budget films: Shahid Kapoor

Published On: April 5, 2022 05:06 PM NPT By: PTI

Shahid Kapoor says his intent is to chase the "heart of a film" and not the "size" as big-scale movies often run the risk of going out of control. Kapoor, who delivered his career's biggest hit with 'Kabir Singh', said he was advised to follow the movie's success with a big scale project but he wasn't interested.

Started doing heavy drugs at 19 and abused all of my relationships: Justin Bieber

Published On: September 3, 2019 03:35 PM NPT By: PTI

Pop star Justin Bieber has opened up about achieving too much too soon and the negative effect the fame had on him.  In a lengthy Instagram post, the "Sorry" hitmaker said at the age of 19 he started doing drugs and "abused all my relationships".

As promised, Imran Khan govt sells 70 luxury cars including Mercedes, BMW

Published On: September 17, 2018 06:56 PM NPT By: PTI

ISLAMABAD, Sept 17: Apart from luxury cars, the Pakistan government plans to auction eight buffaloes kept by deposed and jailed former PM Nawaz Sharif for his “gastronomic requirements”, a senior aide said.

‘Stardom of Khans hard to achieve now’

Published On: March 12, 2017 11:40 PM NPT By: PTI

He is touted as one of the most popular young actors in Bollywood, but Varun Dhawan believes it is hard for the new generation to achieve the kind of stardom Aamir, Salman and Shah Rukh Khan enjoy.

Foreign film Oscar nominees unite to decry fanaticism in US

Published On: February 25, 2017 01:17 PM NPT By: PTI

Los Angeles, Feb 25: The six directors, whose movies have been nominated for best foreign-language film at this years Oscars, have condemned "the climate of fanaticism and nationalism" in the US and other countries.

Drake criticizes Grammy Awards: 'I don't even want them'

Published On: February 20, 2017 03:38 PM NPT By: PTI

Drake, who won two Grammys for best rap song and best rap/sung performance for 'Hotline Bling', said he does not understand why he won awards in that category as the hit pop number was not a rap song.

Angelina Jolie on split: We're a family and we'll always be a family

Published On: February 20, 2017 01:51 PM NPT By: PTI

Hollywood star couple Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt may have parted ways last year but the actress says that they will always be a family.

Priyanka Chopra remembers dad on parents’ wedding anniversary

Published On: February 19, 2017 10:00 PM NPT By: PTI

Actress Priyanka Chopra has got nostalgic as she shared a memory from her parents wedding day to wish them on their anniversary.

Now, wirelessly charge devices anywhere in your room

Published On: February 19, 2017 01:30 PM NPT By: PTI

Scientists at Disney Research have developed a way to wirelessly charge several electronic devices in a room, eliminating the need for electrical cords or charging cradles. The method makes it possible to power several cellphones, fans and lights simultaneously.

Ricky Martin's sons his toughest critics

Published On: February 19, 2017 12:25 PM NPT By: PTI

Singer Ricky Martin says his children are his toughest critics and often give him advice on how he can improve his performances.

Emma Watson wants a pep talk from Michelle Obama

Published On: February 18, 2017 01:58 PM NPT By: PTI

LOS ANGELES, Feb 18: "Beauty and the Beast" star Emma Watson has said former US First Lady Michelle Obama would be her dream house guest because she could give her a "pep talk."The 26-year-old actress thinks the former US First Lady, 53, could give her some great advice.

I love Drake, he is brilliant: Jennifer Lopez

Published On: February 14, 2017 01:05 PM NPT By: PTI

Singer Jennifer Lopez, who was rumored to be dating Drake, has praised the R&B star saying he is brilliant and she loves him.

Pakistan court bans Valentine's Day celebrations

Published On: February 14, 2017 11:26 AM NPT By: PTI

ISLAMABAD: A Pakistani high court today banned Valentine's Day celebrations across the country and its promotion on social media after accepting a petition which argued that it was un-Islamic.

Kim Kardashian saving her clothes, shoes for daughter North

Published On: February 13, 2017 03:24 PM NPT By: PTI

Los Angeles, Feb 13: Reality TV star Kim Kardashian is saving all her old clothes and accessories for her daughter North.

Suspicious package found at metro station 2 weeks before Oscars

Published On: February 12, 2017 12:57 PM NPT By: PTI

A suspicious package was found on the train tracks of the Hollywood Metro Station on Friday, a little more than two weeks before A-listers grace the nearby Dolby Theatre for the Academy Awards.

Yes, I’m the most overrated actress: Meryl Streep on Donald Trump’s remark

Published On: February 12, 2017 12:03 PM NPT By: PTI

Oscar-winner Meryl Streep has responded to the President Donald Trump’s recent labelling of her as “over-rated” following her Golden Globes speech, saying “yes, I’m the most overrated and over decorated actress”.

I’m aware of competition but not bothered by it

Published On: February 5, 2017 07:55 PM NPT By: PTI

In her five-year Bollywood career Diana Penty has just done two films and the actress says she is not at all bothered by the numbers as she does not believe in competition.

I would like to do a reality TV show: Bipasha Basu

Published On: February 5, 2017 10:30 AM NPT By: PTI

Bipasha Basu is planning to try her hands on the small screen and the actress says rather than picking up a fiction project, she would like to go for a reality TV show.

Rihanna is the queen of everything: Drake

Published On: February 2, 2017 11:16 AM NPT By: PTI

R&B star Drake says Rihanna is the queen of everything she does.

Bella Thorne goes topless on Instagram

Published On: January 30, 2017 03:41 PM NPT By: PTI

LOS ANGELES, Jan 30:  Actress Bella Thorne has posted her topless photograph on social media.