In pictures: Jazzfest 2019 unites homegrown and international artistes at DI club

The latest edition of the annual Jazzfest 2019 was a spectacular affair, and saw Kolkata’s jazz lovers unite to see some of the finest homegrown and international acts play live at The Dalhousie Institite Club. We dropped in on day two of the three-day fest, and caught Lithuanian jazz band Dainius Pulauskas Group rocking out on stage.

Highlights from OnePlus Music Festival: Katy Perry, Dua Lipa, Amit Trivedi, others set the stage on fire

With over 25000 fans on ground, the first-ever OnePlus Music Festival brought together a range of mesmerizing performances. Held at the DY Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai, the festival kickstarted with India’s very own Indie bands AsWeKeepSearching and The Local Train followed by the country’s most celebrated composer Amit Trivedi. As the sun began to set, the crowds cheered for pop icon Dua Lipa and Hindustani EDM music prodigy Ritviz, but the true roar came when it was time for global pop superstar Katy Perry to walk on stage.


In Pics: Here's the first look of the characters in Subhrajit Mitra's upcoming film, Avijatrik

Filmmaker Subhrajit Mitra just completed shooting his upcoming film Avijatrik -- The Wanderlust of Apu based on the concluding part of the original novel, Aparajito, written by Bibhutibhushan Bandopadhyay. Mitra's film focuses on the wanderlust of the main protagonist Apu, played by Arjun Chakraborty and is the story of a sublime bond between a father and a son. The story is of Apu and his six years old son Kajol. Mitra, who has shot the entire film which has been shot entirely in black and white, revealed the looks of the film's characters today. Here's a sneak peek at the looks of the main characters played by Arjun, Sreelekha Mitra, Arpita Chatterjee, Sabyasachi Chakraborty, Tanusree Shankar and Ditipriya Roy.


Check out the star-studded premiere of Indraadip Dasgupta's Kedara

Indraadip Dasgupta’s directorial debut Kedara with Kaushik Ganguly as the lead opened to rave reviews last week. The premiere was attended by actors Prosenjit, Devlina, Rudranil and many others


In pictures: Premiere of Vik's Buro Sadhu in Kolkata

Director Vik’s Buro Sadhu’s premiere at a city multiplex saw actors like Chiranjeet Chakroborty, Ritwick Chakraborty along with Ishaa Saha, Mishmi Das and Timir Biswas among others


Binge list: Young Sheldon Cooper returns, Emraan Hashmi in Bard of Blood; a list of new TV shows to binge-watch this week

From the TV premiere of Into the Spiderverse to a new season of Graham Norton's show and even Young Sheldon and Netflix's Bard of Blood, here are all the shows for you to watch this weekend

In pictures: Alia Bhatt, Ranveer Singh, Sriram Raghavan win top honours at IIFA Awards 2019

The 20th edition of IIFA Awards were organised in Mumbai last night. The IIFA Awards 2019 saw Alia Bhatt's Raazi bagging maximum awards. Here's a list of complete winner list:


Weekly Binge: Here is a list of top TV shows and web series to binge-watch this week

From Ayushmann Khurrana's Article 15 to Warren Buffet's documentary, we give you the best of TV shows and web-series' to watch this week


Photo feature of Madras at 380: Celebrating the grand old city of Chennai through its cinema

Here are some aspects of the city that are intrinsic to its identity, and how they have found depiction in our cinema


In pictures: Shah Rukh Khan, Karan Johar, Tabu and other stars inaugurate 10th edition of Indian Film Festival of Melbourne

The Indian Film Festival of Melbourne kickstarted its 10th year celebrations with a grand opening press conference at Melbourne’s Central Business District

DJ Ray at Lower Deck, Park Elanza

Just how hard did Chennai party last week? 

Whether it was Shakthisree Gopalan performing at Bay 146, a two-day wedding extravaganza showcase at Shaadi by Marriott or Nikhil Chinapa stopping by to DJ at Radisson Blu - this past week has been choco-a-bloc with reasons to party hop!