Wednesday, 19 June 2019

Tag Archives: money

Over 30 Indian film, TV celebs caught in sting operation

BOLLYWOOD: More than 30 Indian film and TV industry actors/artistes agreed to spread the propaganda of political parties through their social media accounts for money, which they asked to be paid in cash, in other words in untaxed black money, it has been revealed in a sting operation. Actors Vivek ...

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When Kubra Khan demanded more money than an Indian actress

LOLLYWOOD: Gone are the days when female actresses were not paid equally as their male counterparts. Leading this saying by example, Kubra Khan, a well-known face of the Pakistani film and drama industry once demanded a hefty amount of money for an advertisement that  later casted a leading Indian actress. ...

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Drought drives desperate Afghans to marry off children for money

UN: Afghanistan’s worst drought in decades has driven tens of thousands of people from their homes and is pushing families to marry off their children in exchange for dowries in order to survive, the United Nations said on Tuesday. About 223,000 people have been uprooted from their homes in the ...

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Bangladeshi-Irish model Prioty alleges sexual abuse by Rafiqul

Bangladeshi-Irish model Prioty alleges sexual harassment by businessman-politician Rafiqul The Facebook post of the Bangladeshi-Irish model has touched off a social media storm, but the accused, Rongdhanu Group Chairman Md Rafiqul Islam, has denied the allegations. Prioty, a pilot by training, had modelled several products in Bangladesh after she won ...

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Indian Wife kidnaps 64-year-old British-Indian Husband

BIRMINGHAM: A 64-year-old British Indian man, Pritpal Singh Plah, was kidnapped by his recently wedded wife. Rajni Sharma, a 40-year-old Indian woman. Plah married the 24 years his junior Rajni, in March 2018. Rajni is Plah’s second wife and he married her after divorcing his first wife. Soon after his ...

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Woman poses as man, marries two women for dowry

NEW DELHI: 31-year-old Indian woman who appeared to master the art of dressing up as a man to get married was finally outed. Seeking profit from the idea of dowry, the woman in question, Sweety Sen, had posed as a man, Krishna Sen, and deceitfully married two women, reported Indian ...

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Sonakshi Sinha: I mostly paint when I am really tired

BOLLYWOOD: Actress Sonakshi Sinha on her passion for art and how it could possibly spin off an innovative fashion line some day. Sonakshi Sinha, who was last seen in Abhay Chopra’s one-night thriller, Ittefaq, with Sidharth Malhotra, has always been vocal about her interest in art, admitting that her textbooks ...

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What Really is a “Blockchain”?

LONDON: Much has been said about the revolutionary potential of the blockchain technology. Besides its current use as the backbone to verify and record digital transactions of Bitcoin, the blockchain technology has also been touted as the technology that can replace expensive accounting and payment networks in the financial industry, ...

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Film industry today is like sabzi mandi, says Dharmendra

BOLLYWOOD: Veteran actor Dharmendra believes the film industry has become a ‘sabzi mandi’ (vegetable market) nowadays with money becoming everything for the actors in the current scenario. The actor spoke at length on his take on the current film industry, the fame he got in his career since 1960s including ...

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