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Bollywood Stars Evacuated After Blaze

Bachchan had just finished a performance at the Make in India showcase of talent, culture, and business in Chowpatty Beach, Mumbai when a fire broke out onstage and rapidly spread due to strong...

Bollywood Composer Aadesh Shrivastava Dies

The musician, who scored more than 100 Bollywood movies during his career, lost his battle with cancer at a hospital in Mumbai, India on Saturday (05Sep15), hours after turning 51 on Friday (04Sep15)....

Amitabh Bachchan Calls In Cops Over Abusive Texts

The veteran movie star told his fans on the social networking site that cyber-crooks had targeted his account and signed him up to follow tweets from several sex websites. Hours later he...

Bollywood Stars Face Police Probe Over Noodles

The unnamed man claims he fell sick after eating Maggi noodles purchased from a store in Muzaffarpur, India and he has filed an official complaint against bosses of Nestle India, which owns the...

Bollywood Studio Drama As Security Guard Is Shot At

Raju Shinde was taken to a Mumbai hospital after he was shot at close range inside the city's fabled Film City complex. Police investigating the incident believe it was linked to "a...

Malik/khan 'Selfie' Breaks Twitter Records In India

The two stars met up at the Asian Awards in London last week (ends17Apr15) and the pop star agreed to pose with Khan for a cellphone photo, which has now been retweeted 120,000...

Amitabh Bachchan Turns Cricket Commentator

Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan can add sportscaster to his resume after he was chosen to commentate on an international cricket match this weekend (14-15Feb15).The star has signed up as a studio pundit for India's clash...

Amitabh Bachchan Sued Over 1984 Sikh Genocide

Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan is facing legal action from human rights campaigners over longheld accusations suggesting he incited violence against thousands of Sikhs following the assassination of Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi 30 years ago.Activists...

Priyanka Chopra And Amitabh Bachchan Pay Tribute To Late Indian Actress

Bollywood stars Priyanka Chopra and Amitabh Bachchan have paid tribute to late Indian actress Zohra Sehgal, who died at the age of 102 on Thursday (10Jul14).Sehgal had been unwell for several days and died from...

Stars' Joy As Abused Elephant Is Saved At Last

A campaign by stars including Sir Paul Mccartney, Pamela Anderson and Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan to save an abused elephant is finally over after the creature arrived at a welfare sanctuary on Friday (06Jun14).Officials at...

Amitabh Bachchan Honoured With Global Icon Of The Year Award

Veteran Indian actor Amitabh Bachchan has been honoured with the Global Icon of the Year Award for his film career.The Bollywood star was feted at the NRI Awards in India on Monday (24Mar14)....

Amitabh Bachchan Stunned By Robert De Niro Meeting

Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan was left stunned when Robert De Niro made a surprise appearance at a lecture he hosted in India last week (08Nov13).The two actors were among the speakers during the annual Think...

Amitabh Bachchan Hosted By David Cameron

Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan has visited British Prime Minister David Cameron at his Downing Street residence after receiving an award for promoting diversity at work.The actor was presented with the Global Diversity Award at the...

Amitabh Bachchan And Bollywood Stars Are Toast Of Cannes Film Festival [Pictures]

The stars of Bollywood were the surprise sensations at the opening day of the Cannes Film Festival, with stars like Amitabh Bachchan and Vidya Balan taking up most of the spotlight at the glamourous event.The...

The Great Gatsby Kicks Off Cannes Film Festival

'The Great Gatsby' opened the Cannes Film Festival last night (15.05.13). Several stars from the film including Leonardo DiCaprio - who plays main character Jay Gatsby - Tobey Maguire, Carey Mulligan and Amitabh Bachchan took...

The Great Gatsby Kicks Off Cannes Film Festival

'The Great Gatsby' opened the Cannes Film Festival last night (15.05.13). Several stars from the film including Leonardo DiCaprio - who plays main character Jay Gatsby - Tobey Maguire, Carey Mulligan and Amitabh Bachchan took...

Amitabh Bachchan Pronounced Dead After 1982 Film Stunt

Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan was pronounced clinically dead following an injury on a film set in 1982.The star was shooting a fight scene in Coolie, when he fell on a table and ruptured his spleen....

Amitabh Bachchan Carries Olympic Torch

Indian icon Amitabh Bachchan made Bollywood proud as he carried the Olympic flame through London on Thursday (26Jul12).Hundreds of fans lined the streets of Southwark, in south London, to cheer the 69-year-old actor as he...

Amitabh Bachchan Shaken Up After India Quakes

Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan was quick to reach out to fans on Twitter.com after two earthquakes struck India on Saturday (14Apr12).The first tremor struck in Gujarat and another was felt just two hours later in...

Amitabh Bachchan Sick Again

Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan is heading back to hospital for a scan after falling sick again over the weekend (07-08Apr12).The veteran actor has been recovering at home since undergoing abdominal surgery in February (12), but...

Amitabh Bachchan Recovering At Home

Veteran Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan has thanked medical staff for taking care of him following his release from hospital on Thursday (23Feb12).The 69-year-old actor was admitted to a medical facility in Mumbai, India earlier this...

Amitabh Bachchan To Leave Hospital

Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan is set to be discharged from hospital this week (beg20Feb12) as he recovers from his latest round of stomach surgery.The actor underwent an abdominal operation in Mumbai, India on 11 February...

Amitabh Bachchan Faces Second Surgery

Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan faces undergoing a second operation as he battles a mystery stomach condition.The actor had abdominal surgery on Saturday (11Feb12) at a hospital in Mumbai, India, but now he's told fans he...

Amitabh Bachchan Recovering After Surgery

Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan is recovering in hospital after undergoing abdominal surgery on Saturday (11Feb12).The 69-year-old actor was admitted to the medical facility for a four-hour operation after suffering ongoing pain in his abdomen. Bachchan...

Selena Gomez's Alleged Stalker Out Of Jail

Selena Gomez's alleged stalker has been released from jail.Thomas Brodnicki - who allegedly told a therapist God had ordered him to kill the 19-year-old star - has had the stalking case against him dismissed by...

Baby Joy For Indian Star Aishwarya Rai

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has given birth to a baby girl. The 38-year-old Bollywood star's good news was revealed by her husband Abhishek Bachchan, who took to his twitter account to announce the little one's arrival...

Amitabh Bachchan Anger At Twitter Impostor

Indian star Amitabh Bachchan is furious after a mystery Tweeter set up a fake account purporting to be the famous Bollywood actor, and to make matters worse they don't seem too impressed with Bollywood sci-fi...

Amitabh Bachchan To Receive Honorary Doctorate

Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan is to receive an honorary doctorate from an Australian university later this week (beg17Oct11), two years after he originally turned the offer down.The veteran Indian actor was offered the title by...

Stars Reacts To Indian Earthquake Disaster

Bollywood legends Amitabh Bachchan and his son Abhishek have reached out to the victims of a deadly earthquake which killed more than 50 people in India and Nepal on Sunday (18Sep11).The powerful tremor struck at...

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