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The Unstoppable Jaya Ahsan DESHI GRAPEVINE

The Unstoppable Jaya Ahsan

Alongside a successful stint as a producer, Jaya Ahsan has been garnering further success in the field she is best known for: acting.

Misha - Sawdagar DESHI GRAPEVINE

Misha - Sawdagar

Misha Sawdagar has been voted the new President of Bangladesh Film Artistes' Association while Zayed Khan the General Secretary.

Mila settles down DESHI GRAPEVINE

Mila settles down

Love seems to be all around for Mila and her boyfriend-of-10-years-turned husband.
  • The Unstoppable Jaya Ahsan

    Alongside a successful stint as a producer, Jaya Ahsan has been garnering further success in the field she is best known for: acting.

  • Jonaki Fails to Light Up My Day

    It took me quite some time for me to recover from the shock that I had received from visiting Ananda Cinema Hall in Farmgate, thus the delay in the third review.



  • Cannes Incoming!

    The 70th iteration of the Cannes Film Festival commences from 17th May, 2017. It is hailed as one of the most prestigious events for the film fraternity worldwide, and the event is sure to culminate in a grand celebration of cinema and all the things that make it great.

  • Kolkata, Kolkata!

    Kolkata has been the city of dreams of my childhood and continues to be so until now.


    Family is the first and most important object which frames a person's thoughts.

  • Redefining the world through Music

    At the first Rector's Forum of the just completed 'Inaugural Conference of Music Education Alliance Across the Silk Road (MEASR)' held in

  • Baahubali 2: The Conclusion

    “Baahubali 2: The Conclusion” resumes the story of Amarendra Baahubali (Prabhas), who has been declared as the next king of Mahishmati Kingdom by Queen Mother Sivagami (Ramya Krishnan).

  • Get Out

    African-American Chris heads in the country with his white girlfriend Rose.

  • Lolita (1997)

    Humbert Humbert, a British professor decides to shift to the US to teach. He rents a room at Charlotte Haze's house and ends up falling in love with her 14-year old daughter, Lolita.

  • Kendall Jenner faces backlash, again

    Kendall Jenner recently did a photo shoot in Jaipur along with Sushant Singh for the Collector's Edition Issue of Vogue India for their 10th anniversary.

  • Kriti Sanon scared of Kajol?

    It isn't unusual for a newcomer to be jittery and nervous around superstars like Shahrukh Khan and Kajol. So it only made sense when

  • Ian Somerhalder And Nikki Reed

    Ian Somerhalder and Nikki Reed recently took to Instagram to announce the good news...

  • Jennifer Lopez Gets Grilled About Her Boyfriend!

    It is no secret that Jennifer Lopez is dating the former Yankee baseball player, Alex Rodriguez.

  • Sonam Kapoor Slams Body-Shamers!

    Sonam Kapoor has been known for her 'no-filter' policy when it comes to speaking her mind. Whether it is on social media or in interviews, she has always been honest and outspoken about her views.

  • Amitabh Bachchan & Rishi Kapoor collaborate once again!

    The pair of Amitabh Bachchan and Rishi Kapoor is a cult favourite for many.

  • Harry Potter

    Rare Harry Potter prequel stolen in British burglary

    A rare Harry Potter prequel handwritten by author JK Rowling on a postcard is stolen during a burglary in central England, police say.

  • “Wind Of Change”- The Phenomenon Returns!

    Last year's successful musical program “Wind of Change” returns this year, following much anticipation and hype.

  • Remembering “Guru Bhai”

    One might be astonished as to why I referred to the late Vinod Khanna as “Guru Bhai”. Our acquaintance was through Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, my Guruji.


    25th March 1971. We left our old DOHS house just fifteen minutes before midnight.


    It all began with a photoshoot for Prothom Alo's 'Noksha' supplement. I decided to give it a shot without a second thought.

  • An Eternity in One Night

    Theatre group Teerondaj's choice of Badal Sircar as the playwright to be presented during their agitprop event at 'Beauty Boarding', on April 28, 2017, Friday, was appropriate for two reasons.

  • Farewell to Ganderia!

    Life in Ganderia was most engaging and colourful. I had developed friendship with a number of local kids of my age.

  • Begum Jaan

    “Begum Jaan” is a story set during the time of Indian independence. It's a story of a brothel which is run by Begum Jaan (Vidya Balan).

  • NOOR

    “Noor” is the story of a girl struggling to be a serious journalist while simultaneously trying to solve problems in her love life and trying to deal with weight issues.

  • The Lego Batman Movie

    The greatest hero of Gotham City in the Lego World, Batman (Will Arnett), defends the city from all Bat-baddies.

  • Priyanka and Kangana the new BFFs in B-town?

    Priyanka Chopra recently returned from the US and has been busy promoting her movie “Baywatch” while throwing parties.

  • Gigi Hadid's Birthday Celebrations

    Gigi Hadid was spotted with her boyfriend, Zayn Malik, stepping out from their New York City apartment on Tuesday morning right after her birthday the day before.

  • Paris Jackson warns her fans about “13 Reasons Why”

    The Netfix series “13 Reasons Why” has seemed to take the world by storm.

  • Akshay Kumar wasn't considered an 'actor'!

    Akshay Kumar recently won the National Award for his performance in “Airlift”.