Actor Kartik Aaryan during a social media QnA session expressed his desire to play the former captain of the Indian cricket team in limited-overs format in a biopic based on Virat Kohli's life.
Celebrities have time and again broken societal norms onscreen and off-screen as well. Here are a few recent occasions when Bollywood celebs smashed societal stereotypes in style.
Also starring Kiara Advani, ‘Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2’, written by Farhad Samji and Aakash Kaushik, is a sequel to filmmaker Priyadarshan's 2007 film, ‘Bhool Bhulaiyaa’.
The caper-thriller will mark the directorial debut of filmmaker Vishal Bharadjwaj’s son, Aasmaan Bharadwaj.
Tabu made her big-screen debut as the leading lady in the Telugu film ‘Coolie No. 1’ opposite Venkatesh Daggubati
The Shah Rukh Khan La Trobe University PhD Scholarship which was announced in 2019 named after the superstar has been awarded to a young female researcher from Kerala
Ajay Devgn and Tabu's song 'Aaiyee Aapka Intezaar Tha' gets a fun twist, courtesy Smriti Iran
The District and Sessions Court in Jodhpur is hearing the actor Salman Khan's appeal against the five-year sentence handed down to him in April 2018, for allegedly killing two blackbucks in 1998.
Ajay Devgn’s latest release, De De Pyaar De is not devoid of regressive elements when it comes to objectifying women or peddling misogynistic stereotypes in the garb of a laugh riot in this film.
Produced by Viacom18 Motion Pictures and Matchbox Pictures, ‘AndhaDhun’ with Ayushmann Khurrana, Tabu and Radhika Apte in the lead, was released in China as, ‘Piano Player.’
Bollywood actor Salman Khan is the sole accused who was convicted in the case of hunting two blackbucks in Kankani village near Jodhpur in October 1998.
"I am enjoying whatever I am doing without any fear and expectation. At this stage, I am in control of my life and I can take my decisions," says Tabu
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.