Assamese singer Bidisha Bezbaruah commits suicide, found dead in Gurugram

Assamese actor and singer Bidisha Bezbaruah allegedly committed suicide at her residence in Gurugram’s Sushant Lok Monday. She was a resident of Guwahati’s Uzan Bazar area. According to a local news daily of Assam, the reason for her death is yet to be confirmed, but according to her family she was forced to commit suicide. Sources said that there were some problems in her married life. The report also suggests

Nawazuddin Siddiqui Hints At Racism, Tweets About Not Being Cast With Fair Actors

A tweet from actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui hinting at Bollywood’s racist underbelly is at once illuminating and obfuscating. This morning, the 43-year-old actor posted a tweet addressed to nobody in particular, that read: “Thank you for making me realise that I cannot be paired with the fair and handsome because I am dark and not good looking, but I never focus on that.” Nawazuddin’s tweet is perhaps a response to what

Smriti Irani given additional charge of I&B Ministry after Venkaiah Naidu resigns

Union textile minister Smriti Irani was on Tuesday given the additional charge of Ministry of Information and Broadcasting while Rural Development Minister Narendra Singh was handed over the charge of Urban Development. The rejig took place after senior party leader and NDA vice presidential candidate Venkaiah Naidu resigned from his ministerial responsibilities on Monday. The Office of Prime Minister of India confirmed the report and tweeted, “Shri @MVenkaiahNaidu has resigned

BSP chief Mayawati says will resign as Rajya Sabha MP over Dalit atrocities

A furious Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati today threatened to resign from the membership of the Rajya Sabha if she was not allowed to raise the various incidents of violence against Dalits and other minorities. “Let me speak or I will resign from the Rajya Sabha if I am not allowed to speak on Dalit atrocities,” Mayawati told Rajya Sabha Speaker PJ Kurien after he asked her to cut

Mohammed Shami threatened by local youths in Kolkata

A group of young men allegedly threatened and tried to barge into Indian fast bowler Mohammed Shami’s residence in South Kolkata’s Katjunagar after an altercation, as per media reports on Monday. The incident occured on Saturday night when the 27-year old was returning home with his wife. Shami’s driver was allegedly driving too fast and nearly collided with a local’s motorbike which was kept meters away from the pacer’s residence,

PM Narendra Modi Walks Up to Opposition In Parliament, Greets Sonia Gandhi, Others

Prime Minister Narendra Modi walked up to the Opposition benches in Parliament on Monday morning, greeting Congress president Sonia Gandhi with a Namaste and shaking hands with leaders like former Prime Minister HD Deve Gowda, Samajwadi Party leader Mulayam Singh Yadav and Leader of the Congress in the Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge, all seated in the front row. PM Modi, who arrived in the Lok Sabha about five minutes before

REVEALED: Padman Akshay Kumar's Extra-Marital Affair With Sonam Kapoor

This R Balki directed upcoming film is based on the real life story of Padma Shri Arunachalam Muruganantham. He is the man who invented the machine that manufactures sanitary pads at a low cost. Akshay Kumar plays the lead role and the film also has Sonam Kapoor in a pivotal role. Details about Sonam’s role were not yet known— but not anymore! SpotboyE.com has it that Akshay has an affair

Doctor Who: Jodie Whittaker announced as 13th Doctor

The next star of Doctor Who has been announced after intense speculation – and the person stepping into the role of Time Lord is Jodie Whittaker. She is the first woman to take on the role, playing the 13th Doctor in the BBC1 drama. Whittaker, who rose to fame in ITV’s crime drama Broadchurch, had been touted as one of the contenders. Debate has been whirring over who would play the Doctor

Why the iPhone has a mysterious little hole next to its camera?

The iPhone has a hole next to its rear camera lens. It’s easy to miss because it’s so small, and you might never have noticed it before, let alone wondered what it’s for. However, the hole actually serves a very important purpose. It is, in fact, a microphone, one of three on the device. Another is hidden under the speaker grill on the front, and another sits on the phone’s bottom edge. The

Sridevi: Heroines have to look their best even if they are going through hell

Actor Sridevi’s has been one of the most enduring careers in Indian cinema, spanning Bollywood and regional film industries. That makes her — acclaimed actor, glamorous star, box office queen of her heydays, and Padma Shri award winner — the perfect person to say what it means to be a woman in this high-pressure industry. Since being a star is still a lot about one’s appearance, Sridevi says that it’s

Jennifer Lawrence dubbed 'not pretty enough' to play Sharon Tate by the late actress' sister

Jennifer Lawrence has been branded “not pretty enough” to play murder victim Sharon Tate in a planned biopic. Debra Tate has voiced her disapproval for J Law to play her murdered sister, Sharon. Sharon – who grew to prominence in the 1960s – was married to film director Roman Polanski and was eight months pregnant with their child when she was stabbed to death by members of Charles Manson’s family.

Roger Federer beats Marin Cilic to win record eighth Wimbledon title

Roger Federer beat Marin Cilic 6-3, 6-1, 6-4 on Centre Court to win his record eighth Wimbledon title in his 11th final at the All England Club. The win moves him above both Pete Sampras and William Renshaw, who each have won seven titles at the grass-court major. It is also the 35-year-old Federer’s record 19th Grand Slam singles title. Federer’s previous Wimbledon win came in 2012. He then lost to Novak Djokovic in both the 2014 and ’15 finals. His