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Shilpa Rathnam

Shilpa Rathnam

shilpa.rathnam@aajtak.com
The author has a gift for getting entangled in peculiar predicaments. When she's not writing about those, you can catch her on Headlines Today.

By Shilpa Rathnam

When Milind Soman runs, it sets women's hearts racing

The 50-year-old eternally sexy model with no expiration date is running 570km between Mumbai and Ahmedabad, barefoot.

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How Salman Khan missed his chance to be a real Sultan for once

The responsible thing to do would have been to apologise for the rape comment and set an example among his staggering fan following.

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India Today journalist live tweets Udta Punjab court hearing

Judge dictating the submissions made so far by the CBFC and the film team.

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15 stunning years of Aishwarya at Cannes (including the purple perplex)

Wow, wow and ouch!

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How the media really covered Sanjay Dutt's jail release

When the actor arrived, reporters who seemed sane until then, hugged him, whispered sweet nothings to him.

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The importance of being earnest, Big B style

Over the last fortnight, I've been at three events where Amitabh Bachchan was present.

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#SalmanKhanVerdict: Diary of a TV journalist

I'm asked to get reactions of the Bollywood superstar's fans who gherao me happily at the first 'suniye'.

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What Bollywood taught me: Watch like an Egyptian

Just by virtue of knowing I was going to be in Big B's vicinity, I was called everything from Shakira to Cleopatra.

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What Bollywood taught me today: When will our stars stop sweeping serious issues under the red carpet?

When was the last time that we touched upon one serious issue in an Indian awards show?

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What Bollywood taught me today: Dilwale DDLJ le gaye

After a mammoth 1,009 week run at Maratha Mandir, the film made an exit from the theatres today.

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What Bollywood taught me today: Maskhare ka khel dhokhe ka khel hota hai

When AIB is already down and out and issuing apologies, was it really necessary for Aamir Khan to condemn the roast more?

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What Bollywood taught me today: Pehle us film ko dekh ke aao

Shamitabh was just the push I needed to go and discover the magnificent actor's past works.

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What Bollywood taught me today: Keeping it real

In an industry where even a pet's birthday warrants a band-baajaa-media-baraat, Shreya Ghoshal's low-key wedding comes as a pleasant surprise.

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What Bollywood taught me today: Rishtein mein hum tumhare RJ lagte hain

Big B turns radio jockey for a day tomorrow (5th Feb), fulfilling an almost five decade long dream.

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What Bollywood taught me today: Don ko pakadna easy hai

For research for his film 'Daddy', actor Arjun Rampal visited Arun Gawli at Mumbai's JJ Hospital last December.

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Eight things I learnt about Gautam Gulati

Gautam has great taste in women. First Diandra and now he wants to marry Alia Bhatt.

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Eight reasons to watch I

Every frame is flawlessly executed and the VFX are as top-notch as they come.

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Eight reasons we can't wait for Kim Kardashian to come to India

She isn't a real celeb. So what? It's only Bigg Boss.

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When I told Sathyu I hadn’t heard of Garm Hawa

The partition was one of the greatest tragedies in the world, and I want the younger generation to at least come to know about it.

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