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Tinaa Datta sheds her 'Iccha' avatar, poses in racy, black lingerie

via television Tina Datta, popularly known for her role in the hit television show 'Uttaran', is kicking up a storm with her newfound 'hot' avatar on social media. Tina Datta, the gullible and naive 'Iccha' is a mere shadow of her current self. Iccha, is literally breaking the internet with her hot photos. This latest picture of her wearing a black, racy lingerie and sitting on top of a male model has gone viral and has left people shocked!The picture has been shared by photographer Amit Khanna on his Instagram account. The male model is Ankit Bhatia and this picture has set tongues wagging.One of the most popular and loved bahus of Indian television, Tina Dutta, shot to fame for her role of Ichha in daily soap Uttaran. The TV show that aired on Colors channel made Tina a household name and was one of the longest running shows. Though, currently, she doesn't have any television projects. However, it seems she is spending her time in ph…

Bigg Boss 11: December 15: Luv and Hina shame Arshi for her dressing sense

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Akash, Priyank and Hiten have been sent to the dreaded Kaalkothari for being the worst performers in the previous task. It is now time for the new captain to take over the responsibilities of the house. Bigg Boss asks the winning team to elect, with mutual consent, top 2 contenders for captaincy. But arriving at a decision seems difficult as each person wants to desperately fight it out to be the next leader.17The queen of controversy, Arshi Khan wants to retain her captaincy as she claims she attained the previous captaincy in ‘khairath’. Shilpa on the other hand is equally determined to fight for captaincy, as she has till date sacrificed that position for the inmates in the house. Shilpa and Arshi get into multiple arguments with each other and seem to be having a hard time on meeting midway for the same.Vikas willingly sacrifices his captaincy and suggests Arshi and Shilpa should be the top contenders but Luv does not think Arshi capable enoug…

Mithun Chakraborty: Dance India Dance home to Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif

via television Veteran actor Mithun Chakraborty, who is seen as grandmaster on "Dance India Dance Season 6", says the dance reality show is like home to Bollywood superstar Salman Khan and actress Katrina Kaif. Salman and Katrina will be seen promoting their forthcoming film "Tiger Zinda Hai" in an upcoming episode of the Zee TV show.
Mithun ChakrabortyAfter seeing them on the show, Mithun recalled some memories and said: "While others might consider Salman and Katrina as guests, 'Dance India Dance' is like home to them." Hosted by Amruta Khanvilkar and Sahil Khattar, the show features Marzi Pestonji, Mini Pradhan and Mudassar Khan as judges.Catch up on all the latest entertainment news and gossip here.Download the new mid-day Android and iOS apps to get updates on all the latest and trending stories on the go

Shah Rukh Khan in awe of Gurmehar Kaur

via television Superstar Shah Rukh Khan has praised student-turned-activist Gurmehar Kaur for showing courage and talking about her fears through a TV show "TED Talks India Nayi Soch". urmehar Kaur has been popular for her debates on equality in Delhi University and came into the limelight following her comments on the ABVP and how war killed her father and not Pakistan. She will be one of the speakers on the Star Plus show, and will be speaking on 'You Have A Super Power - Your Words'.
Shah Rukh Khan"To open up about such fears and dilemma in front of a national audience showcases the courage inside you. I hope the path will get easier with time," Shah Rukh said in a statement. The episode featuring Gurmehar Kaur will air on Sunday.Catch up on all the latest entertainment news and gossip here.Download the new mid-day Android and iOS apps to get updates on all the latest and trending stories on the go

Bigg Boss 11 December 14 update: Hina accuses Shilpa of using tap water in food

via television The verdict is out! Vikas, Shilpa, Arshi and Luv have emerged victorious in this week's luxury budget task. As the four enjoy their moment of glory, Bigg Boss announces that it is indeed time to nominate the worst performers of the task. Chosen by mutual consent, 2 contestants will be sent to the dreaded Kaalkothari; while current captain Arshi Khan gets a special power to nominate any 1 contestant who will spend the night behind bars!Vikas Gupta is once again upset with Priyank Sharma for poking fun at his pet name 'Kuchi pu' in a very inappropriate manner. Vikas goes on to warn Priyank that he will make his life miserable in Bigg Boss if he continues to make fun of him or his family on the show.Today, the Queen of Kitchen, Shilpa Shinde decides to step off her throne and leave behind kitchen duties as Hina Khan questions her hygiene levels while cooking food. Captain Arshi 'Begum' brings to Hina's notice that Shilpa Shinde…

Filmmaker Rohit Shetty debuts as award show host

via television Fans of Rohit Shetty have consistently pleaded with him to take on an increasing number of roles before the cameras. The filmmaker, it appears, is only willing to oblige. After his acclaimed turn as host of a reality show earlier this year, Shetty is set to make his debut as an awards show host.
Rohit ShettyThe director consented to helm the Zee Cine Awards, which will be held on December 19. A member of the organising team tells mid-day, "Rohit has the gift of the gab. His humour is dry and wicked." Accompanying him will be comedian Sunil Grover. Their pairing, the source says, is bound to inspire laughs. "They are as different as chalk and cheese. Rohit is naturally sarcastic and quirky. But, he is warm, so, you take it well."
Sunil GroverShetty confirmed the development to mid-day stating that hosting is among the jobs that he now loves. Like his actors do for his films, Shetty, too, has been indulging in a fair share of prepar…

Nakuul Mehta: Can't wait for Ishqbaaaz to be heavily sponsored by condom ads

via television Telly actor Nakuul Mehta is amused by the recent ban on condom ads on TV from 6 am to 10 pm. He took to Twitter and wrote, "Can't wait for our show Ishqbaaaz to be heavily sponsored by condom ads as we are at 10 pm (sic)." He further wrote, "Yes, because condoms are terrible. Who needs family planning? Safe sex is overrated. Let's win a gold medal in the only sport we can beat China at (sic)."
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Clinton Cerejo to unveil new single on TED Talks India: Nayi Soch

via television The Clinton Cerejo Band will unveil its latest single Lafzon ka kafila during a forthcoming Power of Words-themed episode of TED Talks India: Nayi Soch. The band, featuring Clinton along with accomplished vocalists Bianca Gomes and Sudeep Jaipurwale, will give fans a chance to listen to their new track on Sunday's episode of the Star Plus show.
Clinton CerejoPopular student-turned-activist Gurmehar Kaur, who has been popular for her debates on equality in Delhi University and came into the spotlight following her comments on the ABVP and how war killed her father and not Pakistan, will be one of the speakers on the show. She will be speaking on 'You Have A Super Power - Your Words'. Apart from her, the episode will have names like writer Javed Akhtar and life skills educator Deepak Ramola, who will join the show's host superstar Shah Rukh Khan on the episode.Talking about the song, Clinton said in a statement: "It is reflective …

Rohan Gandotra replaces Sidharth Shukla in Dil Se Dil Tak

via television COLORS has just announced that Dil Se Dil Tak, a love story that premiered in January this year will now see Rohan Gandotra as 'Parth Bhanushali' while Sidharth Shukla moves on to fulfil other commitments. Playing one of the most admired character on Indian Television, Rohan will be sharing the screen space along with Jasmin Bhasin (Teni) and Rashami Desai (Shorvori) respectively.
Rohan GandotraStepping into Parth's shoes, Rohan Gandotra said, "It's a feeling of pride for me that I have got a golden opportunity to play a well-established character of 'Parth' that is loved by many. 2017 couldn't have ended better than this. I've seen Siddharth Shukla's work and he's done a remarkable job! His character has different layers to it, and I am eager to explore it and learn more. I'm hoping to do justice to the show and hope to create a place in the hearts of the viewers."Bidding adieu to the show, Sidd…

Devoleena Bhattacharjee: Women can handle any situation

via television Actress Devoleena Bhattacharjee, best known for playing Gopi Bahu on ther small screen, believes in the strength of women and says they can face any challenge. "I feel women are intelligent enough to handle any situation. We are courageous. Women are the reason behind an improved economy in the country as well as the society. Still, some consider us to be weak," Devoleena said in a statement. "It's sad to read how the women are victimised," she added.
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Shalini Kapoor in Udaipur for work, fun

via television Actress Shalini Kapoor, who is seen in the historical drama "Prithvi Vallabh", is in Udaipur for work and some fun. "I am in Udaipur for some work purpose, but took out time to explore the city. It's fun. I made my way to the vintage car museum and the experience was fantastic. I also visited a few palaces," Shalini said in a statement.
Shalini KapoorShe also indulged in some "delicious" food there. "The meal included dal baati, bajra khichdi, two varieties of vegetables, gatte ka saag, amazing garlic chutney, white butter and loads of ghee," she added.Catch up on all the latest entertainment news and gossip here.Download the new mid-day Android and iOS apps to get updates on all the latest and trending stories on the go

Bigg Boss 11 December 13 Update: Hiten Tejwani looks rad in drag

via television Emotions make us human and in this game of BB Lab, contestants have to do their best to mask their feelings. Today, the tables turn as Vikas, Shilpa, Luv and Arshi become robots while Hina, Priyank, Hiten and Akash take on the role of Karamchari. Mad scientist and sanchalak Puneesh Sharma’s experiment on emotions in the laboratory will turn out to be a golden opportunity for the contestants to aptly convey their feelings for each other.Known for being grounded and sorted, Hiten Tejwani today reveals a new side of his personality. In a bid to win the task, he dons the avatar of Arshi Khan. Mimicking her accurately, Robots Vikas, Shilpa and even Arshi appreciate his attempt of making them laugh.On day 2 of this 'emotional task', karamchari Hina Khan and Priyank Sharma are set to plot out the perfect revenge against Robot Vikas. Masking their real grudges in the name of the task, they let out their hidden sentiments that have been bottled up u…

More trouble for rape accused actor Piyush Sahdev, medical report confirms rape

via television Troubles don't seem to be ending for 'Beyhadh' actor Piyush Sahdev, who was accused for rape.According to the latest development in the Beyhadh actor, Piyush Sahdev's rape case, the actor's bail plea is rejected and he is kept in the Arthur Road jail under judicial custody. Piyush who was arrested on 22 November under IPC section 376 on the charges of rape is proved guilty according to the medical test reports, as reported by TellyChakkar.A Senior Inspector at the Versova Police Station said, "He is still in jail and his charge sheet is being prepared; until then he is being kept in judicial custody and the investigation is going on alongside. "The investigation period is 90 days; that means the actor is going to stay behind the bars for the next 3 months. His estranged wife, Akangsha Rawat had distanced herself from his rape charges and the controversy.

Porus producer to strike digital deals to break even for Rs 500 crore show

via television One might assume that the creative minds working behind what is being touted as the most expensive Indian show would be certain of the methods of recovering costs. But producer Siddharth Kumar Tewary, whose latest offering, Porus, which is apparently mounted on a budget of Rs 500 crore, says brother Rahul, also a co-producer on the show, and he are still considering the means to bring in the moolah.
Siddharth Kumar Tewary"We don't have a plan in place to recover our cost immediately. These decisions take a while to arrive at. We intend to monetise the show by selling it to digital platforms and dubbing it in several languages."While broadcasters of tele serials screen the shows airing on their channel, on their respective digital platforms, the deal that Tewary struck with Sony offers him more power. "The channel only has the television rights. The decision to sell it to a digital platform is still in our hands. This is the first …

Ulka Gupta: Playing Goddess on-screen challenging

via television Actress Ulka Gupta says essaying the role of a Goddess on-screen comes with its own challenges. Ulka is seen as Goddess Parvati in BIG Magic show Shaktipeeth ke Bhairav. "Playing a Goddess is a challenging task. Nothing is easy when you are playing a character which is as strong as goddess Parvati," Ulka said in a statement.
Ulka Gupta"Every minute detail has to be kept in mind and you can't add your own element. Right from your body language to your dialogues, everything has to be perfect. At the end of the day you want the viewers to be happy and it's overwhelming to see that the audience have accepted me in the role of Parvati," she added."Shaktipeeth Ke Bhairav" depicts the mythical story of 52 'shakti peeths' from the perspective of Lord Shiva's Bhairav form. Ulka is known for her roles in mythological and historical shows like "Jhansi Ki Rani", "Veer Shivaji" and "Devon…

Akshay Kumar reveals his wife Twinkle Khanna's birthday plans

via television Akshay Kumar will wrap up the shoot of his TV show, The Great Indian Laughter Challenge, on December 19. He will shoot for the finale episode and then take off with family for a holiday to South Africa. He always celebrates wife Twinkle's birthday (December 29) abroad."
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Roadies most gender neutral place, say Neha Dhupia, Rannvijay Singha

via television Actress Neha Dhupia, who is returning as a gang leader with "Roadies Xtreme", describes the stunt-based reality show as the most gender neutral place to work, while Rannvijay Singha says girls need to be treated equal to men. Neha will be seen alongside popular VJ, DJ and TV host Nikhil Chinapa, actor Prince Narula and rapper Raftaar as gang leaders on the show, while Rannvijay will be seen in a new avatar in the upcoming fifteenth season.
Neha Dhupia

On Tuesday here, Neha, Nikhil, Prince and Rannvijay conducted the Delhi-NCR auditions where thousands of fans flocked the gates and tried their best to gain the attention of their favourite stars. Talking about gender equality on the MTV show, Rannvijay said: "We were always asked whether girls are fit for 'Roadies' (or not), but the best answer to this question was given by Neha and her team's member Shweta, who won the last season.

"We don't give special treatment …

Bigg Boss 11 December 12 Update: Arshi Khan wants to make Hina Khan cry

via television Never let your emotions overpower your intelligence – a thought aptly brought to life in the Bigg Boss House. This week, the contestants will be conducting an experiment to test changing human emotions. As the luxury budget task kicks in, the gharwale are divided into two teams – Robots and Karamchari; with Puneesh Sharma helming the task as the 'Mad Scientist Sanchalak' Hina, Priyank, Akash and Hiten are the robots; while Vikas, Shilpa, Arshi and Luv don the hat of Karamchari.It is the responsibility of the karamchari to get specific emotions out of the Robots; while the Robots try their best to contain their reactions. The task is divided into three rounds based on different emotions – Anger, Sadness and Happiness.Mastermind Vikas takes the lead to instigate Akash Dadlani by calling him a disgusting person who does not respect women. Luv, takes on the challenge with humor and tickles Priyank’s funny bone by dressing up as a Lady donning l…

Mohit Raina excited about his new period drama

via television Actor Mohit Raina, who will be essaying role of Havildar Ishar Singh in "21 Sarfarosh: Saragarhi 1897", says the upcoming television show narrates an "extraordinary story of an ordinary person". "21 Sarfarosh: Saragarhi 1897" is a fiction show inspired by the real life story of 21 brave soldiers of 36th Sikh regiment of the British Indian Army who defended an army outpost at Saragarhi in the North-West Frontier Province against an onslaught by over 10,000 Pashtun and Orakzai tribals in September 1897, a statement said.The show will beam on Discovery Jeet, which is scheduled to launch in early 2018. It is being produced by Abhimanyu Singh's Contiloe Pictures Pvt Ltd.Mohit will be seen playing the role of a soldier who is ready to go any extent to protect his land."It is very exciting to be in a period drama like '21 Sarfarosh: Saragarhi 1897'. Period dramas have their own challenges. One must work hard …

Shilpa Shetty tries to get Baba Ramdev's attention!

via television Shilpa Shetty Kundra tries to get Baba Ramdev's attention for a selfie at a dance reality show at Filmcity, Goregaon, last evening.
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