entertainment

Jhansi’s Jewellery Woes

Zee tv

ShareIf you thought re-creating battles from a bygone era was all about merely assembling men on horses and elephants and getting them to cross swords, check this out! A thousand women with ornate jewelry ranging from earrings and necklaces to payals and bangles, hundreds of men in bejeweled pagdis, kadas and traditional neck-pieces, even animals adorned with olden era baubles and gems – all to be captured in violent, vigorous battling action! Phew!! With the arduous efforts taken by the channel in sourcing authentic jewelry from the pre-Independence era and its closest substitutes, it is every producer’s nightmare to see practically half the jewelry getting smashed to pieces or falling off and getting lost in the very first take. It is under these trying circumstances that the channel is currently shooting for the upcoming wars on Jhansi Ki Rani. With …

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Dev Patel calls out Hollywood for their racist Asian stereotypes

As many of you know, I love Dev Patel. Before I even saw Slumdog Millionaire, I loved him. I love his big ears. I love his sweet smile. And most of all, I love that he’s a British Indian actor who became acceptable as a leading man in a film that went on to become the Best Picture Oscar-winner. His career should have been rosy, right?

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‘Kites’ stars Hrithik Roshan

Bollywood Hrithik Roshan

Kites is a story of love that goes beyond barriers, boundaries and cultures. It is a story of passion that defies every rule, of a relationship that takes two lovers on a thrilling journey filled with precious moments and unexpected betrayal. It’s an adventure that could kill them both, or bring them together forever, and it makes for a stunningly good action-romance movie in the best Bollywood tradition.

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Sushmita Sen unveils the ’30 finalists’ of ‘I AM SHE 2010’

Sushmita Sen, indian bollywood, miss universe

In a glittering event, the top 30 contestants for 'I AM SHE 2010 - the Official Preliminary to the 2010 Miss Universe were unveiled. These talented girls were selected through a nation wide hunt in which thousands of hopefull participated. Sushmita Sen, the soul of I AM SHE 2010 and the proud mentor of these young beauties played host to the event. Miss Asia Pacific 2000 and renowned Bollywood actor, Dia Mirza, encouraged the girls and added further excitement to the festivities.

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Lesbian love is in fashion

Indian lifestyle

Designer Niki Mahajan chose the theme of lesbian love in her show at the ongoing Wills Lifestyle Indian Fashion Week (WIFW) here Saturday, as she feels that every human being has the right to be loved irrespective of their sexual orientation. On the ramp, the models held hands and embraced each other to profess their love for each other. "My show showed that love between two women is natural. They are so happy with each other yet they can't be happy because the society doesn't allow them to be so," Mahajan explained.

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