Sunday, Nov 27, 2022

Shobhaa De


Pak ex-envoy claims he influenced Shobhaa De's article on Kashmir, columnist calls it a 'lie'

August 12, 2019 10:42 pm

In a video on Twitter, Shobhaa De said she felt "deeply insulted" by the claims made by Basit and "it is very important to nail lies". "Especially when it comes from a despicable man who is making up a story to discredit not just me but India as well," she said.

Shobhaa De 'reveals' a quirky connection between Meghan Markle and Princess Diana on Twitter

May 25, 2018 12:15 pm

The picture that Shobhaa De shared on Twitter implied late princess Diana and the Duchess of Sussex Markle have something peculiarly in common. While it might seem amusing to many, we think one needs to give it to De to have an eye for details as such.

Threat to journalist, activists: With no IP address, investigation hits roadblock

March 11, 2018 12:02 pm

Sources in the Cyber Cell of the Delhi Police’s Economic Offences Wing said that days after lodging an FIR, they had written to Facebook, asking them to share the IP address of an account under the name ‘VirkamAditya Rana’, which had been deleted after Ghose filed a complaint and a case was lodged on September 7.

Amitabh Bachchan turns 75: 8 times the actor won over social media with his tweets

October 11, 2017 1:51 pm

Much like us Amitabh Bachchan often uses social media platforms to complain about his faulty phone connection and sometimes to also teach a lesson or two to younger folks. There have been far too many times when the megastar won over social media with his tweets.

Shobhaa De gets trolled for drawing up a list of 'desi dotards'

September 26, 2017 5:54 pm

On a mission to make a list of the 'desi dotards', columnist and novelist Shobhaa De asked Twitter users if they could help her out. However, her tweet soon backfired as people bombarded her with cheeky comments about herself.

Shobhaa De's gets trolled for her tweet on Indian women's team

August 02, 2017 3:23 pm

While the performance of the Indian women's cricket team at the ICC Cricket World Cup 2017 was unanimously lauded, Shobhaa De's rather scathing comment on the Indian men's team has not down gone too well with people on social media.

Supreme Court tells Shobhaa De to explain her tweets on Marathi films

October 15, 2015 2:05 am

SC asked Shobhaa De to explain that her tweets on showing Marathi films on prime time in multiplexes was not a comment on the conduct of the Maharashtra Assembly.

A matter of privilege

April 30, 2015 1:12 am

SC on Tuesday stayed proceedings on a breach of privilege motion against Shobhaa De by the Maharashtra assembly. KAVITHA IYER gives the facts.

When a great city dies

April 20, 2015 10:26 am

Mumbai’s long-standing tradition of openness and tolerance is fast eroding.

After BJP & Sena, MNS champions the cause of Marathi films

April 17, 2015 2:56 am

MNS took up the issue after Redkar and her team approached the party with the complaint.


Kangana Ranaut, Simi Garewal at Shobhaa De's daughter's wedding reception

February 20, 2016 6:34 pm

Kangana Ranaut, Simi Garewal, Simone Singh were seen at Arundhati De's wedding reception in Mumbai on Friday (February 19). Arundhati is the daughter of author and columnist Shobhaa De.

Celebrity spotting: Ranveer's night out, Jaya Bachchan, Shobhaa De at Lit Fest

November 05, 2014 4:02 pm

Actor Ranveer Singh was spotted on a night out, while Jaya Bachchan and Shobhaa De attended the Tata Lit Fest.