tv & movies

#TuesdayTrivia: Here’s why Tabu replaced Rekha in Fitoor

When Rekha decided to walk away from Fitoor, reports suggested the decision came after she realised the character was very similar to her. Katrina Kaif and Aditya Roy Kapoor starrer Fitoor was based on Charles Dickens’ novel Great Expectation. Directed by Abhishek Kapoor, it also had Tabu playing a pivotal role – Begum Hazrat Jaan […]


Washing utensils outside her home, woman killed

The incident took place in the afternoon, when the woman was cleaning utensils outside her house. The accused, who was passing by, grew angry when she threw the left-over water. A 40-year-old woman was stabbed to death, allegedly by her neighbour, who objected to her spilling water while cleaning utensils, in South Delhi’s Mahipalpur on […]


Must-read! An inspiring tale about acid attack survivors

In her book, Make Love Not Scars, anti-acid attack champ Ria Sharma shares stories of the unbreakable spirit of acid attack survivors. At 21, Ria Sharma founded Make Love Not Scars, an organisation that actively supports survivors of acid attacks. A recipient of the 2017 Goalkeepers Global Goals Awards, she has helped rehabilitate over 60 acid […]