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Oprah Winfrey in India News

  • | January 24th, 2013

    Oprah Winfrey is in India! So what’s the big deal?

    Oprah Winfrey is in India! So what’s the big deal?

    She drapes a sari, visits the Bachchans and meets slumdwellers, but why all this fuss?
    A lot of hullabaloo is being made about Oprah Winfrey’s visit to India, but just stop and think for a moment and you too will ask, “So what?” True, Oprah revolutionised American television viewing habits, became the first African-American woman to host a chat show and addressed issues that were till then considered taboo through The Oprah Winfrey Show. Click here to read more

  • | September 12th, 2012

    Hollywood’s dusky sensation Halle Berry dons a sari!

    Hollywood’s dusky sensation Halle Berry dons a sari!

    The Bond girl is fascinated with Indian culture and wants to know it better. But for the time being, the ethereal beauty will celebrate her love for India by wearing a sari in her upcoming film Cloud Atlas
    Halle Berry definitely has it in her to look sizzling and sensational in a sari. Standing at just a little over 5 feet Halle Berry’s petite frame, her even complexion and her incredibly famous curves make her look as if she was born to wear the traditional long drape. Click here to read more

  • | July 25th, 2012

    Get real, Oprah Winfrey!

    Get real, Oprah Winfrey!

    She may be the first lady of television in the US but she scored no points with her India audience on her new show, Oprah’s Next Chapter: India
    It was a night to remember, though perhaps not for the reasons that Oprah Winfrey would choose. Her new show, Oprah’s Next Chapter: India, aired on TLC recently and there have already been more tweets and articles written against it than we can keep count of. Click here to read more

  • | January 18th, 2012

    Oprah Winfrey names Abhishek-Aishwarya Bachchan’s daughter!

    Oprah Winfrey names Abhishek-Aishwarya Bachchan’s daughter!

    The talk show queen unlike the Bachchans was quick to name the Abhi-Ash’s daughter. Oprah addressed Beti B as Princess
    After spending nearly an hour at the Bachchans Juhu residence Jalsa, Oprah Winfrey, one of the most influential personalities in the world, came up with a name for Abhi-Ash’s newborn. Oprah has a befitting name for the baby – Princess! Abhishek and Aishwarya Bachchan’s bitiya is more than two months old now but she’s yet to have a naming ceremony. Though Bachchans have already finalised a name which begins with ‘Aa’, they haven’t made any official declaration yet. Amitabh stated recently that it is because astrologically it is an inauspicious time to make an announcement. But Beti B has been given a new name by Oprah now so that should suffice till she gets an official one. Click here to read more