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Tuesday, December 01, 2020

2017 - The year that was


2017: An unforgettable year for Malayalam female actors

January 05, 2018 10:08 pm

Parvathy had a brilliant run at the box office, award shows and she even dominated news space. Her performance in Take Off won her the best actor (female) award at the International Film Festival (IFFI) 2017.

2017's best Telugu films: Arjun Reddy, Baahubali 2 and Hello in the list

January 05, 2018 9:53 pm

Here is my list of Telugu films like Baahubali 2: The Conclusion, Spyder and Jai Lava Kusa that managed to entertain us and had something interesting to offer within the spectrum of commercial films.

Top 10 Bollywood actresses of 2017: Zaira Wasim, Swara Bhasker and Vidya Balan were a refreshing departure in a not so perfect year

January 03, 2018 6:16 am

As 2017 comes to an end, we list the female actors who put up a great show with their ace acting skills and succeeded in binding the audiences to the screen for good 120 minutes and more.

2017 recap: Five films about the Northeast you have not heard of, but should watch

January 03, 2018 2:21 pm

The disconnect of North East with the rest of India can also be attributed to the absence of stories about the culture and society in the region on the silver screen.

Manushi Chhillar to samosa-seller son, these students inspired us in 2017

January 02, 2018 1:10 pm

These students did not let their present decide their destiny. They worked hard to achieve their goals

2017 Rewind: 11 weirdly interesting news stories from the world of health

January 01, 2018 2:54 pm

Some serious yet unusual medical discoveries and surgeries that took place in 2017, leaving everyone baffled.

VIDEO SPECIAL: The news that made the loudest headlines in 2017

December 31, 2017 8:00 pm

Here is a look at the biggest headlines of the year 2017. Some of them made us smile, some kindled fear, while others made us beam with pride

2017 Rewind: Getting hard to laugh out hard!

December 31, 2017 6:32 pm

We are living at a time when one wonders if an opinion is even an opinion if it doesn’t offend someone! The ‘topics that hurt’ range from something as inane as Snapchat dogfilters to something as intense as Padmavati. Deepika Padukone’s nose can smell the smog of intolerance, literally.

Looking at 2017 through The Indian Express front pages

December 31, 2017 7:55 pm

The Indian Express front pages that entail the story of the year 2017.

2017 Rewind: The year when Slam Poetry found its voice on the Internet

December 31, 2017 5:27 pm

From Aranya Johar's 'Brown Girl's Guide to Gender' to Simar Singh's 'Legal Rapist', these powerhouses of talent touched upon issues that deserved more attention, like marital rape and atrocities that men face while dealing with the pressure of being manly, etc.


Honest Indians of the Year Awards (that no one wants to give, or take)

January 04, 2018 7:31 pm

We at believe all 'achievements' ought to be recognised, and now present the 'Honest Indian of the Year 2017 Award' (that no one wants to give, or take). We hope you take in the 'spirit' with which we've 'pegged' it.

Katrina Kaif, Sonam Kapoor, Kriti Sanon: Bollywood fashionistas who nailed quirky prints in 2017

December 30, 2017 10:43 pm

Over the years, we have seen Bollywood celebs stepping out in fun prints during their casual outings and at times, formal events, but this time, these are the celebs who caught our eye. From Katrina Kaif to Kangana Ranaut, take a look at how our Bollywood beauties upped their fashion game.

Hitched: Sports stars who tied the knot in 2017

December 30, 2017 7:06 pm

Many sports stars including Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli, football captain Sunil Chhetri, football legend Lionel Messi and tennis star Serena Williams got married in 2017.

From Sonam Kapoor to Anushka Sharma: Bollywood celebs who nailed androgynous style in 2017

December 30, 2017 8:02 pm

From Sonam Kapoor to Anushka Sharma, Bollywood celebs give us lessons in androgynous dressing. Considering how powerful and statement-worthy the androgynous looks were this year, it only seems right. Check out the pictures here.

Sports for a cause: Athletes who used their stardom for a social cause in 2017

December 29, 2017 9:31 pm

A lot of hardwork goes behind the players who achieve success. But only some star athletes use their popularity for the right cause.

Usain Bolt, Ashish Nehra, Kaka, Felipe Massa: Sportstars who retired in 2017

December 29, 2017 9:29 pm

Many legends from various sports brought the curtain down to their illustrious career this year. Here is a look back and a tribute to the sporting personalities who hung up their boots this year.

Golden, red and white: Bollywood's 'It' colours of 2017

December 28, 2017 6:50 pm

The year 2017 has been quite exciting. From glamorous red carpet appearances to festive bashes, celebrities have given us some major fashion goals. There have also been certain colours that were exclusively opted by actors like Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Deepika Padukone, Sonam Kapoor and others.

How Janhvi Kapoor and Sara Ali Khan turned youth style icons in 2017

December 27, 2017 7:33 pm

Janhvi Kapoor and Sara Ali Khan have not even made their Bollywood debut, but these ladies have already started delivering on the fashion front. Resplendent in gorgeous designer lehengas to acing the latest trends, the duo are going out, all guns blazing. With the year coming to an end, let's take a look at few of their best fashion moments.

Worst Bollywood fashion moments of 2017

December 26, 2017 8:39 pm

This year, we saw quite a few misses, like Deepika Padukone in the metallic Monisha Jaisingh dress, not to forget the poison ivy lamé suit, and Shraddha Kapoor in the hot pink one-shouldered, balloon sleeve outfit from Atsu Sekhose. With the year coming to an end, here's a look at the worst moments of Bollywood fashion in 2017.


Bollywood 2017 In 5 Minutes: Everything That Made News From B-Town

June 22, 2020 6:29 pm

Bollywood 2017 was a mixed bag where content was the king and big ticket films flopped. While Toilet: Ek Prem Katha, Tiger Zinda Hai and Golmaal Again won hearts, Jab Harry Met Sejal and Tubelight failed to impress.