Avoid make-up products, anti-acne creams during pregnancy

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 18:06

New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) Expectant mothers in their first trimester must not use any sort of cosmetics, cleaning agents and medicines to protect the fetal brain development from chemicals that can trigger autism and health of the baby. Stay away from make-up products like lipsticks, lipbalms and anti-acne creams, say experts.


Deepika draws Irani's attention to attack on 'Padmavati' rangoli

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 17:36

Surat, Oct 18 (IANS) Actress Deepika Padukone on Wednesday urged Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani to take action against the attackers who ruined artist Karan Ks rangoli depicting a poster of Sanjay Leela Bhansalis "Padmavati" here.


GoT casts Marc Rissmann as Cersei's aide

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 17:06

London, Oct 18 (IANS) Popular fantasy drama TV series "Game of Thrones" will reportedly have German actor Marc Rissmann essay the role of Harry Strickland in its upcoming eighth and final season.


Diwali: TV celebs put 'no diet' mode on hold

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 16:52

Mumbai, Oct 18 (IANS) This Diwali, popular TV celebrities like Vivian Dsena, Rashami Desai and Mohammad Nazim among others will put their fitness diets on rest and will binge on sweets and homemade dishes to celebrate the auspicious occasion with their family and friends.


Try some muted shades this autumn-winter

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 16:46

New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) In preparation for winter, revive your wardrobe with a fresh whiff of rich fabrics and classic footwear to keep yourself in line with the latest fashion but don't forget to indulge in muted and autumnal shades apparels to enhance the sharp and robust look, say experts.


Artificiality in film makes it redundant: Imtiaz Ali

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 16:32

Mumbai, Oct 18 (IANS) October 26 will mark a decade since "Jab We Met" released, but to many Bollywood buffs, it feels as fresh as ever. Director Imtiaz Ali says keeping a movie "pure" is important for it to be remembered.


How to improve your footwear game this winter

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 15:40

New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) With changing weather comes the extra effort to decide on the latest trends for the specific season. With winter soon going to knock on the door, it's not just warm, waterproof layers you need to consider but your footwear for fall, too. Sneakers are here to stay and boots are your ally this winter so try these pairs in style, say experts.


Vidhu Vinod wants Kashmiris to watch 'Secret Superstar'

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 15:00

Mumbai, Oct 18 (IANS) Filmmaker Vidhu Vinod Chopra, who grew up in Srinagar, says young actress Zaira Wasim who is from Kashmir, has done a fabulous job in "Secret Superstar". He feels the audience there must watch the film to see the kind of talent the Valley has.


George Saunders Wins the 2017 Man Booker Prize for Fiction (Roundup)

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 14:52

London, Oct 18 (IANS) The "unique" and "extraordinary" novel, " Lincoln in the Bardo," by noted American short story writer George Saunders that tells the story of Abraham Lincoln's grief after the death of his young son has been declared as the winner of 2017 Man Booker Prize for Fiction.


Don't know how to dance: Kalki Koechlin

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 14:42

Mumbai, Oct 18 (IANS) Actress Kalki Koechlin, best known for her roles in films like "Dev.D", "Margarita with a Straw" and "Waiting", says she doesnt know dancing and had to do a lot of practice for the song "Nach Basanti" in her upcoming film "Jia aur Jia".


Indian, UK artistes bring digital dance movements

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 14:02

New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) Contemporary dance artistes from UK-based Studio Wayne McGregor and Indian artistes from Attakkalari Dance Company have collaborated to create digital dance movements.