No one wants to see me back on ‘Game of Thrones’: Ed Sheeran

No one wants to see me back on ‘Game of Thrones’: Ed Sheeran London, Sep 7 PTI : The singer Ed Sheeran said he would not want to come back on “Game of Thrones” because no one wanted to see him again on the show. The 26-year-old musician made an ephemeral appearance in the episode of the seventh season of the HBO series as a soldier Lannister, who had a chance to meet Arya Stark, actor Amie Maisie Williams, of real life. Sheeran said if he appreciated his screen time…

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‘Baadshaho’ to release in Pakistan tomorrow

‘Baadshaho’ to release in Pakistan tomorrow Karachi, Sep 7 PTI : The Bollywood film, ‘Baadshaho’, is expected to be released in Pakistan tomorrow after being delayed to avoid competition with domestic films that hit screens during the Eid holidays. Facilitator Ajay Devgn-Ileana D’Cruz was due to be broadcast here on 1 September. Sources in the film industry said Pakistani filmmakers forced distributors and exhibitors not to publish high-budget Indian films during the Eid, when most of the big Pakistani films were set up for release . “To ensure there was…

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Bollywood condemns journalist Gauri Lankesh’s murder

Bollywood condemns journalist Gauri Lankesh’s murder Mumbai, Sep 6 PTI : Bollywood celebrities such as Javed Akhtar, Shabana Azmi, Sonam Kapoor and Dia Mirza condemned the murder of journalist activist Gauri Lankesh, who described him as an attack on the independent press. Kannada’s journalist-activist, known for his left-wing views and his direct views on Hindutva’s policy, was shot dead by unidentified assailants at his residence last night. Citing a model in the murder, Akhtar wrote on Twitter, Lankesh died a death similar to that of the rationalists Narendra Dhabolkar, Govind…

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I’ve always got mixed response for my music: Rahman

I’ve always got mixed response for my music: Rahman Mumbai, Sep 6 PTI : From “Roja” to “Rang De Basanti”, AR Rahman’s music struck with his listeners, but the award-winning composer of the Academy feels he has mostly received a mixed response for his tracks. The film career of Rahman took off when he composed for “Roja” of Mani Ratnam and since he was the most wanted musician of the country. Some of his memorable compositions have been made in films such as Bombay, Dil Se, Taal, Lagaan, Swades, Guru,…

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Parineeti becomes 1st Indian woman ambassador for Tourism Aus

Parineeti becomes 1st Indian woman ambassador for Tourism Aus Melbourne, Sep 6 PTI : Australia surrounded Bollywood actress Parineeti Chopra to be her first Indian wife, the ambassador, to encourage the Indians to visit the country. He was presented with the Australian friend’s acknowledgment (FOA) by Australian Consul General Tony Huber for his contribution to the promotion of Australia recently, according to the Tourism Australia (TA) survey. Chopra will be the first Indian ambassador to be part of the FOA advocacy panel. The FOA program was conceived as a way…

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