Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment and YRF to stay away from releasing films on digital platforms

By: Mohnish Singh Ever since the Coronavirus pandemic hit the whole world and theatres shut their doors temporarily for the audience, several Indian filmmakers have opted for the digital route to premiere their ready-to-release films. However, two prominent production houses in Bollywood stayed away from releasing their films on any digital media platforms and are […]

Sonakshi Sinha: I’m itching to be back on set

By: Mohnish Singh While a number of actors in Bollywood have resumed work after staying at home for several months, Sonakshi Sinha is yet to face the camera after the Coronavirus-induced lockdown brought all shooting activities to a grinding halt. Talking to a publication, the actress says that she has never been on such a […]

Sadiq Khan says the congestion charge plan will have a ‘devastating effect’ on London’s diverse communities

LONDON MAYOR Sadiq Khan on Wednesday(28) said that he would not accept the damaging government proposal to widen the congestion charge zone as would have a ‘devastating effect’ on London’s diverse communities who are already ‘disproportionately’ affected by the pandemic. The government wants to extend a £15 charge to the North and South circular roads […]

Exclusive: “Love is very calculated these days,” feels Jolly 1995 director Ajay Sharma

By: Mohnish Singh Ajay Sharma, who is a well-known film editor in Bollywood, recently made his directorial debut with a short film, titled Jolly 1995. Featuring Eshaan Shanker and Nida in central characters, the short film is currently streaming on popular digital media platform Disney+ Hotstar. Eastern Eye recently talked to Ajay Sharma and asked […]

Fatima Sana Sheikh reveals what led her to sign Suraj Pe Mangal Bhari

By: Mohnish Singh Fatima Sana Shaikh, who shot to overnight fame with Aamir Khan’s blockbuster biographical sports-drama Dangal (2016), is thrilled about her forthcoming film Suraj Pe Mangal Bhari. The trailer, which released on YouTube a couple of days ago, has amassed a mixed response from the audience. Revealing what led her to sign Suraj […]

Nawazuddin Siddiqui to next star in Sangeen

By: Mohnish Singh Versatile Bollywood actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui, who can be currently seen in Netflix’s Serious Men (2020), has bagged a new film. He has been roped in to play the male lead in the upcoming Bollywood film, titled Sangeen. The movie, which will be directed by Jaideep Chopra, reunites Nawaz with his Sacred Games […]

Is Saif Ali Khan really moving out of Mumbai?

By: Mohnish Singh A couple of days ago, an Indian tabloid had quoted Bollywood star Saif Ali Khan as saying that he was looking at his ancestral Pataudi Palace in Madhya Pradesh as his prospective residence where he wanted to live with his wife Kareena Kapoor Khan and son Taimur Ali Khan after moving out […]

UK announces new protections for working parents eligible for childcare support

THE UK on Monday(26) announced that working parents who are on the government’s job support schemes will continue to receive their childcare entitlements from 1 November, even if their income levels fall below the threshold. The government’s job support scheme and extension to self-employed income support scheme will end on 31 October. The minimum income […]

Here’s the first thing that Priyanka Chopra’s mother told her when she was crowned Miss World

Murtuza Iqbal In 2000, Priyanka Chopra was crowned Miss World. It’s been 20 years and the desi girl is still making India proud internationally. Today, Priyanka took to Instagram to share a video that has a glimpse of her Miss World crowning ceremony, and then her mother, Madhu Chopra, and brother, Siddharth Chopra, are talking […]

Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai to feature no songs?

By: Mohnish Singh Headlined by Bollywood superstar Salman Khan, Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai was one of the most anticipated films of 2020. Also starring Disha Patani, Randeep Hooda, and Jackey Shroff in central characters, the movie was set to storm into theatres on the auspicious occasion of Eid this year. However, the sudden outbreak […]