Sunday, 01 Nov, 2020


Sean Connery: James Bond actor dies aged 90

Sir Sean Connery has died at the age of 90, his family has said. The Scottish actor was best known for his portrayal of James Bond, being the first to bring the role to the big screen and appearing in seven of the spy thrillers. Sir Sean died peacefully in his sleep, while in the

Arnob ties the knot with Sunidhi

Popular singer, songwriter Shayan Chowdhury Arnob has tied the knot with long-term friend singer Sunidhi Nayak. The marriage ceremony was held at the bride's residence in Asansol, West Bengal, India on Wednesday. Missouri Rashid, actor Rafiath Rashid Mithila's younger sister

Soumitra Chatterjee’s condition deteriorates

The health condition of legendary Bengali actor Soumitra Chatterjee on Saturday deteriorated as he has stopped responding to treatments, adding to the worries of the doctors treating him at a private hospital here, an official said. Though the 85-year-old’s organs were

Sanjay Dutt announces recovery from cancer

Actor Sanjay Dutt, who took a break from work after being diagnosed with cancer, today announced that he is “happy to come out victorious from this battle.” On the occasion of his kids’ birthday, Sanjay shared that he is happy to give the gift of “health and

Bollywood star Sanjay Dutt confirms he has cancer

Bollywood star Sanjay Dutt has confirmed he has cancer after weeks of speculation by the Indian press. In an Instagram video, the 61-year-old actor of more than 150 films said he would "beat the disease soon". Dutt also said he would begin shooting for his next film in

Kumar Sanu tests positive for COVID-19

Veteran singer Kumar Sanu, 62, has tested positive for COVID-19, his team announced in a post on the singer's official Facebook handle on Friday.  The post on his page read, "Unfortunately, Sanu da has tested Corona positive, please pray for his good health. Thank

Soumitra put on ventilator as health condition deteriorates

Veteran Bengali actor and Dada Saheb Phalke winner Soumitra Chatterjee's health conditions have deteriorated. As per the latest reports, he has been out on BiPap ventilation. Chatterjee had tested positive for the novel coronavirus on October 6, following which he was admitted to

Soumitra shifted to ICU as condition worsens

Veteran actor Soumitra Chatterjee has been shifted to Intensive Care Unit (ICU) in a private hospital as his health condition worsened due to COVID-19 infection. The 85-year-old actor was at an “acute confusional stage” following which the neurologist advised him to be

Shomi Kaiser ties the knot for third time

Noted TV actor and producer Shomi Kaiser tied the knot for the third time on Friday. She got married to businessman Reza Amin Sumon. The news was confirmed after pictures of the newlywed couple had been uploaded in the social  media platform Facebook. Daughter of martyred

Tahsan tests positive for Covid-19

Popular singer and actor Tahsan Khan has tested positive for coronavirus.  He told media that he isolated himself right after his test result came out positive. Tahsan also mentioned that he did not experience any serious symptoms. He has no fever or throat pain, except slight

Actor Milon hospitalized

Renowned actor Anisur Rahman Milon has been hospitalised due to cardiac issues.  He was admitted to the United Hospital in Dhaka on Thursday night.  The actor himself confirmed the matter to Banglanews.  He said: “I have not been feeling well for the past few

Eddie Van Halen: Revered guitarist dies at 65 after cancer battle

Eddie Van Halen, revered guitarist and co-founder of the popular rock band Van Halen, has died of cancer, his son has announced. The Dutch-American musician, 65, had been undergoing treatment for throat cancer.  His band, Van Halen, were best known for their song Jump, which

Actor Soumitra Chatterjee tests positive for COVID-19

Veteran Bengali actor Soumitra Chatterjee tested positive for COVID-19 on Tuesday, health officials said. He has been admitted to a hospital in Kolkata, they said. The octogenarian actor was unwell and he tested positive for the infection on Tuesday morning, a senior health official

Japanese actress Yuko Takeuchi found dead at 40

Award-winning Japanese actress Yuko Takeuchi has been found dead at her Tokyo home at the age of 40. Police have launched an investigation and suspect the mother of two took her own life, media reports say. She is said to have been found by her actor husband Taiki Nakabayashi at

Deepika breaks down, Sara, Shraddha deny taking drugs

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Saturday questioned Bollywood actresses -- Deepika Padukone, Sara Ali Khan and Shraddha Kapoor -- in connection with the probe into an alleged drug nexus involving members of the film industry. The probe was initially triggered by the NCB's

Deepika Padukone: Bollywood star questioned in drugs case

Bollywood star Deepika Padukone is being questioned by India's narcotics board in an investigation linked to the death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput. Padukone is among six people to be summoned - two other actresses will also be questioned on Saturday. Rajput's girlfriend,

Wife accuses Nawazuddin Siddiqui of rape, adultery

Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui's estranged wife Aaliya filed a complaint with suburban Versova police here on Wednesday accusing him of rape and cheating, an official said. Aaliya submitted a written application to the police station in the afternoon, he said. No First Information

Renowned Indian singer SP Balasubramaniam passes away

Veteran playback singer SP Balasubramaniam passed away on Friday at a Chennai hospital.  Balasubramaniam, popularly known as SPB, was admitted to MGM Healthcare on August 5 for Covid-19, and had been on life support due to his extremely critical condition in the last few days.

Zayn Malik and Gigi Hadid welcome baby girl

Former One Direction singer Zayn Malik and US model Gigi Hadid have welcomed a "healthy and beautiful" baby girl. Announcing the birth on Twitter, Malik, 27, shared a black-and-white picture of the baby girl's tiny hand clutching his finger. He wrote alongside the

Emmy Awards 2020: Succession and Schitt's Creek win big

Succession, Schitt's Creek and Watchmen were the big winners at this year's Emmy Awards, which were held virtually amid the coronavirus pandemic. Schitt's Creek won nine prizes - breaking the Emmys record for most wins in a single season for a comedy. It was a glowing