Theatre
Lijana Wallenda on the high wire

Flying Wallendas' siblings safely cross Times Square on high wire

Nik and Lijana Wallenda walked from opposite ends of the 1,300-foot wire (396-meter) suspended between the towers, crossing each other in the middle.

Anitha Santhanam

Guduguduppukkari's new play asks would you let others decide what matters to you and what doesn't? 

Theatre artiste Anitha Santhanam uses physical theatre form to explore this idea and question societal norms

A still from Sundays with Chitra & Chaitali

Sundays with Chitra and Chaitali by Isheeta Ganguly reinvents the Tagore classic and gives it a  modern spin   

When Isheeta went to study at Brown University, Providence, that she developed a keen interest in Tagore’s women.

Celebs
Salman Khan (Photo: IANS)

Salman's Bottle Cap Challenge video leads to troll trouble on social media

Superstar Salman Khan intended to give a message on water conservation with his Bottle Cap Challenge, but that has led to people questioning his religious belief.

Sunny Leone in Goregaon (Photo: IANS)

Sunny Leone launches Xcentric, her new line of eco-friendly cosmo-tech products

Bollywood actress Sunny Leone is expanding her base as an entrepreneur. After launching perfume, cosmetic and lingerie lines in the past, she will now sell eco-friendly cosmo-tech products.

Katrina's picture from Instagram.

See pictures: Katrina Kaif posts a stunning photo in a monokini from her holiday in Mexico

According to reports, the actress has taken a break from her shooting schedule to spend some time with her friends and sisters there and is soaking up the sun as much as she can!

Dance
American Independence Day

Macy's fireworks and more: American Independence Day filled with concerts, parades and politics

The Macy's fireworks show over the East River in New York City is said to be one of the biggest in the country.

Mokshada

Interview: Dancer Mokshda Jailkhani talks about the growing urban dance scene in India

The Srinagar-born dancer is one of the ambassadors of Budweiser's Be A King Movement.

Cinema
Katrina Kaif (Image: IANS)

Birthday girl Katrina Kaif says it takes 'nerves of steel' to survive in Bollywood

After 16 years of surviving the Bollywood grind grinding with more hits than misses, actress Katrina Kaif says one needs to have nerves of steel to be in the glitzy world of Hindi cinema.

Boney Kapoor (Photo: IANS)

Release of Nerkonda Paarvai, Boney Kapoor's first Tamil film advanced by two days

Boney Kapoor on Monday revealed that his maiden Tamil production Nerkonda Paarvai, which was earlier scheduled to release on August 10, has now been advanced by two days to August 8.

nerkonda paarvai

Thala Ajith-starrer Nerkonda Paavai gets a new release date

As per a newly released poster, the Tamil remake of Pink is set to hit theatres on August 8

TV

Game of Thrones, Veep make final grabs for 71st Emmy Awards

When a long-running, much-admired television series ends, Emmy voters can bring the show and its stars back for a final bow — or give them the bum's rush.

From Victoria to The Spanish Princess, here are five period dramas to binge on the internet 

Wondering what to binge on this weekend? If you're a fan of period dramas we have got the perfect list for you

Spongebob Squarepants and Patrick Star

As Spongebob Squarepants turns 20, we tell you why he and Patrick will give you #FriendshipGoals

Five signs that your friendship is as strong as SpongeBob and Patrick Star