Amitabh Bachchan

The British Asian Inquisition, or How I Came to Accept I'm From India Even Though I'm Not

Shihab S Joi | Posted 28.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Shihab S Joi

I get that people are fascinated by roots. When you hear someone speak in an Australian or Canadian accent, it's perhaps natural that small talk will lead you to the topics of Neighbours or maple syrup. Except British Asians speak in British accents, from whatever region of Britain they grew up in.

The Great Gatsbys of India

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 08.07.2013 | UK Entertainment
Preetam Kaushik

If we study the Gatsby phenomenon in detail, we would realise that every society has its Jay. But the factors that produce a Gatsby can be amazingly different. For instance, in the case of India it was not war, but economic reforms which gave birth to this culture. Here I shall discuss the strange case of three Indian tycoons who had shades of Jay, and like him met violent deaths.

A Conversation That Should Have Gone On and On

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 15.05.2013 | UK Entertainment
Preetam Kaushik

You could smell the jasmine as Amitabh Bachchan engaged Steven Spielberg in a lively conversation. The 30-minute conversation anchored by Big B saw Steven Spielberg at his charming best. He is a genius behind the camera and an extraordinarily humble and witty conversationalist in front of it.

Acid Attack Victim To Fund Surgery With Winnings From Who Wants To Be A Millionaire

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.12.2012 | UK

An Indian woman who was left scarred for life after acid was hurled into her face has won nearly £30,000 (2.5million rupees) on a TV game show. S...

Helen: Bollywood's Queen of Dance

Ben Mirza | Posted 29.01.2013 | UK Entertainment
Ben Mirza

This year marked a milestone for one of Bollywood's most endearing stars, Amitabh Bachchan, who celebrated his 70th birthday.

Bollywood Superstar Carries The Olympic Torch

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 25.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

Bollywood came to Britain this morning, as Indian superstar Amitabh Bachchan took his turn at carrying the Olympic Torch. Amitabh Bachchan with the...

Rajesh Khanna Prayer Meeting Attended By The Cream Of Bollywood (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.07.2012 | UK

Bollywood luminaries have continued to pay their respects to India’s first superstar, Rajesh Khanna during a prayer function in Mumbai. Khanna, ...