Mallika Dua’s mother Padmavati Dua passes away, actress-comedian mourns untimely death of her mother  : Bollywood News – Bollywood Hungama

Actress-comedian Mallika Dua’s mother Padmavati Dua has passed away due to complications from COVID-19. She was 61. Radiologist  Padmavati, known popularly as Chinna Dua, and her husband Vinod Dua were both admitted to Gurgaon’s Medanta Hospital on May 14. Chinna Dua breathed her last on Friday. Today, Mallika Dua took to her Instagram stories to express … Read more

Sonu Sood’s request to film federation – “There should be a fund for medical emergencies” : Bollywood News – Bollywood Hungama

Sonu Sood’s heart still beats the loudest for the film fraternity.  “Of course, every human life matters. And if I had my way, I wouldn’t allow a single life to be lost. Having said that, I do belong first and foremost to the film fraternity. And it causes me a lot of pain to see … Read more

BREAKING: Radhe – Your Most Wanted Bhai releases in 2 cinemas in Maharashtra; 84 tickets sold on the first day; film collects Rs. 6017.86 in a day : Bollywood News – Bollywood Hungama

One of the most awaited films of the year, Radhe – Your Most Wanted Bhai, released on Eid 2021, that is, on May 13, 2021. While it got a theatrical release in most of the overseas territories, moviegoers in India couldn’t get a chance to watch it on the big screen. This is because of … Read more

Ajay Devgn’s NY Foundation conducts a mass-vaccination camp in Mumbai : Bollywood News – Bollywood Hungama

Corona spared no one globally. Be it young or old, economically well-settled or backward, every country in the world bore the brunt of COVID-19 cases in the last one and a half years. While the crisis is far from over, continued efforts by certain individuals and institutions have helped. Closer home, the Indian entertainment industry … Read more

Volunteers are not automatons

Here is how groups from Chennai that do COVID-19 volunteering work unwind amidst the stress and anxiety The frontline makes unique demands on those occupying it. It forces them to go where most others have dared not to go. Under the weight of the responsibilities it imposes on them, frontliners make sacrifices, even to the … Read more

Alia Bhatt to wrap up Gangubai Kathiawadi with a dance sequence : Bollywood News – Bollywood Hungama

With Alia Bhatt in the titular role, Gangubai Kathiawadi has become the most awaited film of 2021. The shoot was going on in full-fledged mode in March, but came to a halt. The director of the film Sanjay Leela Bhansali subsequently followed by Alia Bhatt contradicted the novel coronavirus. Few weeks later, the Maharashtra government … Read more

Pahlaj Nihalani on his 28 days of hospitalisation between life and death: “I vomited a whole lot of blood. I’ve been rescued from the jaws of death.” : Bollywood News – Bollywood Hungama

Producer-director Pahlaj Nihalani has returned home from hospital after 28 days of hanging on a thread between life and death. And it wasn’t Covid. “I didn’t tell anyone about it. Only my family knew. And Shatrughan Sinhaji who is family. This journalist called up every one in my family repeatedly until he got the truth. That’s how everyone came to know. Otherwise … Read more

Varun Dhawan condemns violence against doctors – “It is unfortunate that we need to talk about this and create awareness about this” : Bollywood News – Bollywood Hungama

Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic in India, several reports of violence against doctors from different parts of the country have been reported. A recent case of a young doctor from Assam being brutally beaten by relatives and friends of a patient who passed away has shook people. Several people including celebrities have condemned … Read more

Luv Ranjan’s film starring Ranbir Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor to start its next schedule on June 20 : Bollywood News – Bollywood Hungama

With the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic taking over the country, the majority of states went under strict lockdowns. Shoots of films and TV shows also had to be stopped. The schedule of Ranbir Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor’s upcoming film with filmmaker Luv Ranjan has also gone for a toss. The third schedule of … Read more

Papon’s Earthful Foundation leads a unique initiative to curb coronavirus in Assam  : Bollywood News – Bollywood Hungama

In the rural areas of Assam, the threat of the coronavirus pandemic has surged and the lack of awareness around it is alarming. Identifying the challenge, singer-music composer, Papon and his wife, Shweta Mishra Mahanta under their brainchild, ‘Earthful Foundation’ have championed a one-of-kind initiative. Their foundation undertook the task of distributing COVID kits to the people … Read more