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 […]

Money, fame, name are windfall games, says SRK

Money, fame, name are windfall games, says SRK

New Delhi Hindi film superstar Shah Rukh Khan, one of the world’s 100 highest paid celebrities, says the core of his job as an actor remains to spread happiness and that the money, awards and fame that come along are “peripherals”, which he is grateful about. The actor, whose TED Talk in Vancouver went viral […]

I choose projects that leave me sleepless: A.R. Rahman

I choose projects that leave me sleepless: A.R. Rahman

By Sandeep Sharma New Delhi Oscar-winning composer A.R. Rahman says whether a project comes from Bollywood, Hollywood or from any part of the world, it catches his interest as long as passionate people are involved in it and it leaves him sleepless about giving it his best shot. “I love music. I always tell my […]