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Shah Rukh Khan

Bollywood, Respectability and Flat Female Leads

Sharanya Haridas | Posted 11.22.2014 | Media
Sharanya Haridas

Beyond the realm of body parts, clothing choices, and sexuality, it is questionable as to whether Bollywood actresses, including Deepika Padukone, have done much to empower women with their body of on-screen work.

Indian Movie Stars

Yvonna Russell | Posted 10.19.2013 | Entertainment
Yvonna Russell

In "My Horizontal Life" Chelsea Handler chimes, "I don't know what it is about accents that makes me want to get undressed and high-five myself." No...

Bollywood's Biggest Star Expecting Baby!

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 06.16.2013 | Celebrity

Shahrukh Khan and Gauri Khan are expecting a baby! The Bollywood power couple will be welcoming a baby boy via a surrogate, according to reports from ...

Anurag Kashyap Talks Ugly and Bombay Talkies in Cannes

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 07.31.2013 | Arts
E. Nina Rothe

Apart from his own chapter in the lusciously told omnibus film Bombay Talkies, Kashyap's latest feature Ugly was featured in the Directors' Fortnight program at Cannes this year.

Double Trouble at Home

Sunil Sharan | Posted 05.15.2013 | World
Sunil Sharan

I am a true servant of the Gandhi family, exclaimed SK Shinde upon becoming India's home minister last autumn. As if an affirmation of servitude was not enough, he went on to add that corruption plaguing his government would soon fade from public memory.

U.S. Apologizes For Detaining Bollywood Superstar

AP | Posted 06.13.2012 | Home

NEW DELHI — The U.S. has apologized to Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan after he was stopped for an hour and a half by Homeland Security agent...

Blogging in Bombay: Miss Malini Builds a Business

Marissa Bronfman | Posted 03.12.2012 | Home
Marissa Bronfman

Malini Agarwal is India's most famous blogger; an independent, effervescent young woman who has turned a hobby into a business, desire into reality and a whole lot of passion into an enormously successful brand.

My Own Private Bollywood

Sarah Khan | Posted 03.05.2012 | Entertainment
Sarah Khan

After the Slumdog boom, Bollywood has become more Hollywood -- and looks like it's in America to stay.

'No Vacancy' For Muslims in India's Capital

Betwa Sharma | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Betwa Sharma

The current brand of Islamophobia in India is highly pervasive because fear has made intolerance easier to justify.

Enemy in Need can be Friend Indeed

Sunil Sharan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Sunil Sharan

Come hell or high water, India and Pakistan's leaders continually nose-thumb one another. Each snub is met with a counter-snub; every kindness by susp...

'My Name Is Khan': Bollywood star Shahrukh Khan angers regional party

AP | AIJAZ ANSARI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MUMBAI, India — Hindu nationalist mobs rampaged through India's cultural center Wednesday, tearing up movie posters and stoning a theater in pro...

Shah Rukh Khan Claims Naked Body Scanner Images Of Him Were Printed, Circulated By Airport Staff

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

According to reports, Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has been signing printouts of his X-rays from full-body scan machines that have been recently...

A Bollywood Drama in America: The Detention of Shah Rukh Khan

Wajahat Ali | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Wajahat Ali

The United States displays a healthy dose of racial profiling and an exaggerated security screening procedure for its darker and more "ethnic" citizens with "Muslim" last names.

Bollywood Superstar's American Crash Landing

Sandip Roy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Sandip Roy

President Obama, another White House meeting might be in order. Shah Rukh Khan and the Newark airport official and you. Except this time instead of beer, you might want to serve some chai.

Has Islamophobia Run Amok in America?

Sheldon Filger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sheldon Filger

As America becomes increasingly seen as hostile to Muslims irrespective of who they are, while China is perceived as welcoming, these trends will translate into economic realities.

Shah Rukh Khan: Will Cut Back On U.S. Visits After AIrport Problem

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World


Bollywood Star Shahrukh Khan's Detention Debated By India

Indipepal | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

President Obama may need to invite another two guests to the White House. India continues to simmer with anger post the detention of Shahrukh Khan ...

Shah Rukh Shame

Gotham Chopra | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Gotham Chopra

Despite all of our social networking and our flattening of the world and our East-West fusion culture and the fact that people in Milwaukee do yoga , we're still pretty provincial here in the good ol' US of A.

India Outraged At US 'Detention' Of Bollywood Star

Yahoo! News | NIRMALA GEORGE, Associated Press Writer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment


Shah Rukh Khan, Bollywood Superstar, Detained At Newark Airport

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW DELHI (AP) -- Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan was detained for two hours for questioning at a U.S. airport before being released by immigration...