Big B’s ambassadorship for Unicef extended for two years

Big B’s ambassadorship for Unicef extended for two years

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan’s ambassadorship for Unicef has been extended for another two years and will be working on eradicating measles and rubella infections for children. Amitabh, who is a tuberculosis and hepatitis B conqueror, has been associated with various health campaigns like polio, hepatitis B, tuberculosis and diabetes. The 74-year-old thespian on Sunday night took […]

WIFFS announces festival dates, venues and opening night film

WIFFS announces festival dates, venues and opening night film

Monday 3 July The 2017 Westpac Indian Film Festival Sydney (WIFFS) is thrilled to announce festival dates Friday 18 – Sunday 20 August; with two venues, special screenings and more than ten curated films. This year the festival has selected the compelling Shab to open the festival. The film explores a complex narrative of power […]

Double taxation on TN film industry will affect lakhs: Rajinikanth

Double taxation on TN film industry will affect lakhs: Rajinikanth

Superstar Rajinikanth on Wednesday said the Tamil Nadu government’s decision to levy 30 per cent entertainment tax over and above the GST rate of 28 per cent will affect the livelihood of lakhs of people in the Tamil film industry. “Keeping in mind the livelihood of lakhs of people in the Tamil film industry, I […]

Amitabh, Aishwarya, Aamir invited to join Oscar Academy

Amitabh, Aishwarya, Aamir invited to join Oscar Academy

Actors Amitabh Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Aamir Khan, Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone, apart from directors like Mrinal Sen, Buddhadeb Dasgupta and Goutam Ghose are among the Indians invited to be a part of the Oscar Academy’s ‘Class of 2017’. The announcement was made on Wednesday. “We’re proud to invite our newest class to the […]