Shekhar Kapur Slams R Balki Over His ‘Find Me a Better Actor than Alia Bhatt or Ranbir Kapoor’ Remark

Shekhar Kapur Slams R Balki Over His ‘Find Me a Better Actor than Alia Bhatt or Ranbir Kapoor’ Remark

Veteran filmmaker Shekhar Kapur has reacted to screenwriter-director R. Balki’s defence of Bollywoods star kids in the nepotism debate. “Have huge respect for you, Balki. But i just saw ‘Kai Po Che’ again last night. Three new young actors at that time. And stunning believable performances by each,” tweeted Kapur on Friday from his verified … Read more

Women’s soccer fans are online, organized, and refuse to be ignored

Women’s soccer fans are online, organized, and refuse to be ignored

In mid-June, a sports business reporter tweeted that ESPN was planning to run a two-hour special with commissioners of the National Basketball Association, National Football League, National Hockey League, Major League Soccer, and the Women’s National Basketball Association about the return of sports during the pandemic. Within the hour, his mentions were full of angry … Read more

Ex-envoy fails to secure prisoners in talks with Venezuela’s Maduro

Ex-envoy fails to secure prisoners in talks with Venezuela's Maduro

Washington (AFP) – Former US ambassador Bill Richardson has failed to bring back jailed Americans from Venezuela after meeting President Nicolas Maduro, whom Washington is seeking to topple. The Democratic political figure said he met Thursday with Maduro — whom, unlike President Donald Trump’s administration, he referred to as president — and earlier spoke to … Read more

WH press secretary, Chicago mayor trade barbs: ‘Hey, Karen’

WH press secretary, Chicago mayor trade barbs: 'Hey, Karen'

Tension between the White House and Chicago’s mayor took a personal turn Thursday – as press secretary Kayleigh McEnany referred to Lori Lightfoot as a “derelict mayor” during a briefing. McEnany made the remark as she shifted her attention to Chicago’s recent spate of gun violence after being asked about President Trump’s focus on the … Read more

Coronavirus forces British Airways to retire Boeing 747 jets

Coronavirus forces British Airways to retire Boeing 747 jets

The coronavirus crisis has forced British Airways’ jumbo jets into early retirement. The airline is grounding its fleet of Boeing 747s four years ahead of schedule because the pandemic has depressed demand for air travel. “It is sadly another difficult but necessary step as we prepare for a very different future,” British Airways Chairman and … Read more

R Balki’s ‘Find Me a Better Actor than Alia Bhatt or Ranbir Kapoor’ Statement Gets a Strong Reaction from Swara Bhasker, Apurva Asrani and Others

R Balki's 'Find Me a Better Actor than Alia Bhatt or Ranbir Kapoor' Statement Gets a Strong Reaction from Swara Bhasker, Apurva Asrani and Others

Paa director R Balki has landed himself in trouble for suggesting that there are no better actors in Bollywood than Alia Bhatt or Ranbir Kapoor. This has come from someone who has previously worked with brilliant performers like Tabu and Vidya Balan. Balki’s new comment has certainly irritated the “outsiders” and they have strongly reacted … Read more

Princess Beatrice marries Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi in Windsor

Princess Beatrice marries Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi in Windsor

Princess Beatrice is a married woman. Prince Andrew’s daughter tied the knot with Italian real estate developer Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi Friday morning in a private ceremony in Windsor — after the couple canceled their May nuptials amid the coronavirus pandemic. The smaller scale wedding, which was not announced in advance, was held at the Royal … Read more

Dell’s Inspiron 2-in-1 laptop is $600 at Best Buy

Dell’s Inspiron 2-in-1 laptop is $600 at Best Buy

Today only, Best Buy is discounting the 13.3-inch Dell Inspiron 7000 2-in-1 laptop. It usually costs $850, but you can get one for $600. This laptop won’t outperform options that cost considerably more, but it seems to be a well-rounded machine for those who don’t use intensive applications — especially at this price. It has … Read more