Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Bengali folk artiste Ratan Kahar suddenly finds himself in the limelight as never before. It is the sort of pan-India limelight he didn't quite enjoy even at the peak of his success -- when he created the all-time Bengali folk pop hit "Boroloker biti lo" all those decades ago in 1972.

The Hollywood nostalgia binge guide

The Hollywood nostalgia binge guide

New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) From cinematic gems to unexplored marvels to decades-old Hollywood classics, the streaming world is full of classic Hollywood movies that are not only binge-worthy during the lockdown but also promise to leave behind a feel good nostalgia. A revisit could be worth it.  

Lockdown diaries: Male TV stars 'share the load' with spouses at home

Lockdown diaries: Male TV stars 'share the load' with spouses at home

New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) With the nationwide lockdown shutting out domestic help access from homes, many television stars such as Vijayendra Kumeria, Rohitashv Gour, Arjun Bijlani and Karanvir Bohra are ensuring that the responsibility of household chores does not fall solely on their wives.

The classic Bollywood feel-good binge guide for lockdown stress

The classic Bollywood feel-good binge guide for lockdown stress

New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) While we get to watch new films all the time, the lockdown could be a golden chance to catch up with a few classics across genres. Digital platforms are overflowing with them, and you would literally be spoilt for choice selecting some really enjoyable stuff that has come out of Bollywood over the decades. Twenty-one days, it would seem, is too short a time to catch up with what really defines vintage Bollywood and is available in the OTT libraries.

Swwapnil Joshi: Experience gave me the ability to sustain failure

Swwapnil Joshi: Experience gave me the ability to sustain failure

Mumbai, March 30 (IANS) He was just a teenager when he played the title role of Lord Krishna in Ramanand Sagar's mythological TV show "Krishna" in 1993. Since then there has been no looking back for actor Swwapnil Joshi who went on to act in various TV series, excelled in Marathi films and is currently wining accolades for his role in the Marathi web series "Samantar". The actor says starting early has given him the strength to handle success and failure much better and a sustainable career.

Female stars: Marriage and career (Column: B-Town)

Female stars: Marriage and career (Column: B-Town)

Does marriage affect a filmstar's career? Does a marriage affect a star's following, popularity? Or does it even kill careers? That has been the ever looming question, raised time and again.

Brian Cox: I think about taking it easy

Brian Cox: I think about taking it easy

New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) "Succession" star Brian Cox feels actors never retire, but fade out gently. At 73, he is enjoying the peak of his career, though he sometimes thinks about "taking it a bit easy".

Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari says no action films please!

Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari says no action films please!

New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) Filmmaker Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari has tried her hand at romantic comedy, sports drama and comedy drama movies. But the "soft-hearted person" says action genre is not her cup of tea.