Amitabh Bachchan is a proud father. On Monday afternoon, the Megastar announced that his daughter Shweta Bachchan Nanda is all set to become a published author, carrying on the legacy of Harivansh Rai Bachchan.
Bollywood stars Akshay Kumar, Kalki Koechlin, Twinkle Khanna, Rajkummar Rao, Helen and Kiran Rao along with thousands of Mumbaikars, gathered on Sunday for a peaceful protest against the barbaric rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl in Kathua in Jammu and Kashmir, and the sexual assault of another young girl in Unnao in Uttar Pradesh.
There is no denying that gender inequality is a problem that exists widely in society. Priyanka Chopra, UNICEF goodwill ambassador, spoke about the issue and said that women have always been considered second-class citizens globally and she would like to see a change in the mindset of those who devalue a girl child.
The shooting of Abhishek Kapoor’s movie ‘Kedarnath’, starring Sushant Singh Rajput and Saif Ali Khan’s daughter Sara Ali Khan, was stalled due to creative differences between the filmmaker Abhishek Kapoor and co-producer KriArj Entertainment over payment of dues.
A month ago, it was revealed that actor Irrfan Khan was suffering from neuroendocrine tumour. The actor recently flew to US to undergo treatment for the rare disease and is currently in UK for the same.