Navratri 2012 News
Dussehra special: Vidya Balan defeats evil with great ferocity
As this year’s Navratri comes to an end, we take a look at the movies that depict the concept of Dussehra – the celebration of Lord Ram’s victory over Ravana
Makkhi – Size definitely doesn’t matter if one has the determination to banish evil forces from the face of the earth. And Makkhi was one such movie which taught us that with the right amount of perseverance, patience and clever thinking one can demolish the ruthless demon with absolute ease. Click here to read more
Navratri Special: Deepika Padukone, Priyanka Chopra, Shilpa Shetty, Malaika Arora Khan dazzle in pink!
Pink is certainly the new black but with a lot of zing! Don it with confidence and the colour can never go wrong
It’s the colour of celebration, love, youth and self-worth. Pink can make you cheerful instantly. Though it is a quiet hue, it can make you stand out in the herd with its freshness. Click here to read more
Navratri special: Rajneish Duggall slays the devil with the help of Hanuman Chalisa in 1920!
Even in a seemingly good world there lurks a devil. And here’s a dekho at how our Bollywood heroes defeat the evil one
The devil has made his appearance time and again on the bada parda, mostly to be slain by the positively strong spirit of the hero. And while some bhoots managed to scare us a wee bit, others only made us giggle with every boo. Click here to read more
Navratri Special: Emraan Hashmi challenges corrupt society in Shanghai
The film which focused on corrupt practices prevalent in almost every state of our country today made its impact on the thinking populace, awakening their faith and belief and motivating them to take on the fraudulent system to overcome wrongdoing. On the fifth auspicious day of the Navratri festival, we unleash characters who took on the challenge of dealing with burning issues faced by the nation today.
One such recent cinematic example was Emraan Hashmi in Shanghai, a movie that focused on the India that is not shining. Click here to read more
Navratri special: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan-Abhishek Bachchan look elegant in white!
The seventh day of Navratri is bathed in this pure and elegant colour
While rummaging through the wardrobes of well-dressed B-towners, we stumbled across some interesting combinations in some the most graceful outfits…. Click here to read more
Navratri special: Anushka Sharma, Diana Penty and Ileana D’Cruz don the vibrant orange!
The bright colour marks the 6th day of Navratri
Orange, the colour that signifies the 6th day of Navratri, stands for brightness, vibrancy and warmth. This colour can definitely make you look stylish, ethnic and funky, depending on which look you choose. But there is a thin line between looking bright and looking gaudy. If not teemed with the right colours and accessories, this colour could go terribly wrong.Click here to read more
Navratri Special: Kareena Kapoor, Chitrangda Singh, Tabu – stylish in green!
Today is the fourth day of the nine-day Hindu festival that will end with Dussehra
We take a look at the B-town divas who wear green with élan – the Navratri colour for today (October 19). Click here to read more
Navratri special: Ayushmann Khurrana wins the battle over society stereotypes in Vicky Donor
What’s wrong with donating sperm? Nothing. Except that it doesn’t fit well with certain rigid minds with rigid ideas. So we dedicate the second day of this nine-day festival to the characters who forced open stereotypes that suffocate our society
Yes, it’s difficult to defy your own family, community and loved ones and stand up for your love. But on the second day of Navratri, we cherish the way Bollywood has stood up against stereotypes and showed us how to fight for our passion. Click here to read more
Navratri special: Ranbir Kapoor wins the battle in Barfi!
They’re not disabled. Their abilities just manifest themselves differently. They overcome more challenges than most other people, which makes them stronger. We’re talking about folks who are differently abled; they overcome challenges every day, each moment gaining, living, winning. We will meet them today, the third day of Navratri, and be more inspired, encouraged, enlightened. Join us….
Remember how Ranbir Kapoor, even though he couldn’t speak, made our lives light up, even though it was only on the big screen? Click here to read more
Navratri Special: Soha Ali Khan, Sonakshi Sinha, Anushka Sharma, Priyanka Chopra & Ranbir Kapoor go blue!
Bollywood goes all colours of the sky to keep up with the festival of Durga Puja this month
Just as they were actively participating in last month’s Ganesh festival, Bollywood stars are celebrating October by sporting the various colours that are traditionally a part of the nine-day Hindu festival. We pick some top B-town celebs who we spotted wearing blue this month, the colour for today (October 17, Thursday), dedicated to Goddess Parvati.
So we have Soha Ali Khan and Kunal Khemu who added just a dash of blue to their outfits at Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor’s pre-wedding bash Click here to read more
Navratri special: Sridevi wins the battle for respect in English Vinglish
The actor, who played the role of Shashi in the movie directed by Gauri Shinde, has re-earned her place as a star. And she displays the true essence of the nine-day festival…
Our hearts went out to the efficient, laddoo making housewife Shashi – a role played by Sridevi in English Vinglish – when we saw her being put down because of her funny pronunciation (remember jhaaz?) and tooti-phooti English. Click here to read more
Navratri Special: When Deepika Padukone, Vidya Balan, Gauri Shinde donned red!
The nine-day festival starts today, and we look at how the creative and powerful women of Bollywood show off their elegance and beauty in the first colour of festival – red
Deepika Padukone looks sensuous and stunning in the red gown designed by Gaurav Gupta. Click here to read more