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Kapil Sharma's Biopic 'Funkaar' Will Be Directed By ‘Fukrey’ Director Mrigdeep Singh Lamba

Jan 15, 2022 Outlook Web Bureau

Actor-comedian Kapil Sharma's biopic was recently announced. The actor is currently the host of 'The Kapil Sharma Show'.

Hollywood Actors Who Spoke Up About Being Rejected For Their Looks Or Physical Appearances

Jan 13, 2022 Prateek Sur

Here are some celebs from Hollywood who didn’t shy away from speaking about being rejected for their looks or physical appearances.


Is India Losing Its Sense Of Humour?

With several comedy shows of stand-up comedians getting cancelled, is comedy in India, in any danger? Is the nation at risk from losing its sense of humour? We find out!

Jamie Lever Cracks Up Farah Khan And Raveena Tandon On ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’

Jan 11, 2022 Outlook Web Bureau

This week's episode will feature Farah Khan and yesteryear star Raveena Tandon.


'Full House' Star Bob Saget Dead At 65

Hollywood actor Bob Saget was found dead in his hotel room on Sunday (January 9).

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08 January, 2022

Kapil Sharma's Colleague Teethanand Rao Tries To Commit Suicide Due To Financial Woes

Outlook Web Bureau

Comedian Kapil Sharma's colleague and comedian Teerthanand Rao attempted suicide on December 27. Now, the actor has opened up about what prompted him to take such a drastic step.


07 January, 2022

Varun Thakur: As Comedians We Are Never Off The Job

Prateek Sur

Actor and comedian, Varun Thakur, speaks up about his best source material. He reveals how a comedian is never off duty.


06 January, 2022

Vir Das To Perform 10 Consecutive Gigs In Mumbai After Controversial US Show

Outlook Web Bureau

Vir Das will perform a brand new stand-up show called 'Wanted' in Mumbai in May. He'll be performing at Mumbai's famous Jamshed Bhabha Theatre.


03 January, 2022

Ranveer Singh Starrer '83' To Release On OTT Soon Due Covid-19 Impact On Theatres?

Outlook Web Bureau

The makers of Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh starrer '83' are considering the release of the film on OTT sooner than expected. The decision seems to stem from the Covid-19 restrictions levied by different states on the running of theatres.


01 January, 2022

RIP: 'Golden Girls' Star Betty White Dies At 99

Outlook Web Bureau

Actress and comedy icon Betty White died on Friday at the age of 99, just weeks before her 100th birthday.


31 December, 2021

Ranveer Singh In 5 Biopics After '83's Success?

Outlook Web Bureau

In '83', actor Ranveer Singh's portrayal of cricketer Kapil Dev was well received. The actor received offers for 5 biopics after that. Take a look at the details below.


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30 December, 2021

Varun Thakur: There Were Fewer Female Comedians, But I Feel There Has Been A Great Resurgence

Prateek Sur

Actor and stand-up comic Varun Thakur speaks up about how there is a fewer representation of women in the stand-up comedy field in India. However, he feels there’s been a change in recent years.


27 December, 2021

Salman Khan Confirms His Upcoming Comic Caper 'No Entry 2' With Anees Bazmee

Outlook Web Bureau

Bollywood actor Salman Khan confirms the sequel to 'No Entry' with director Anees Bazmee on his birthday.


24 December, 2021

Naseeruddin Shah: Have Done Everything I Wanted, Don’t Have Any Desires Left

Outlook Web Bureau

Naseeruddin Shah, also expressed gratitude for his lengthy career in the Hindi film industry, saying that many at the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) thought he would fail.


18 December, 2021

Sonali Kulkarni Teases Kapil Sharma For Not Knowing Marathi Despite Staying In Mumbai, Sharma Breaks Into Punjabi

Outlook Web Bureau

Actress Sonali Kulkarni in a recent promo was seen scolding the host of the show 'The Kapil Sharma Show', Kapil Sharma, for not knowing Marathi. Have a look at how Sharma responds.


17 December, 2021

Varun Thakur: My Love For Nikita Sahota Has Quadrupled After Our Wedding

Prateek Sur

Actor-comedian Varun Thakur speaks to Outlook about his wedding to his long-time girlfriend Nikita Sahota. He even reveals how crazy he has been in love and how he would do anything for love.


17 December, 2021

Bharti Singh On Her Pregnancy: Haarsh Limbachiyaa Has Been Pampering And Taking Extra Care Of Me

Outlook Web Bureau

Comedienne and actress Bharti Singh revealed in an interview with Bombay Times about the challenging yet beautiful phase of her pregnancy and how her husband, screenwriter Haarsh Limbachiyaa pampers the mother-to-be. Have a look.


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17 December, 2021

'How I Met Your Father' Trailer Receives Backlash On Social Media, HIMYM Fans Call It Cringey

Outlook Web Bureau

'How I Met Your Father,' a sequel to 'How I Met Your Mother,' will premiere on Hulu on January 18, 2022.


Photo Gallery

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.

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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.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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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.

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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
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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.

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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.

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Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

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.

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