bollywood

POP CULTURE

10 Questions You Always Wanted to Ask a Bollywood Paparazzo

“Aishwarya Rai steps out in rare cases, so taking her pictures is fun. Everyone else I can photograph at the airport, restaurant, salon, gym.”
Parthshri Arora
7.4.18
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Inside ‘Hungama’, an LGBTQ+ Bollywood Night in an East London Strip Club

It's rare that South Asian clubbers can come together to celebrate queer culture, but this new night at Metropolis provides just that.
Salma Haidrani
7.4.18
Film

A Tribute to the Only Bollywood Star My Indian Family Ever Agreed About

For his birthday, we celebrate some of Amitabh Bachchan's best films.
Nandini Balial
10.11.17
Art

Hanging Out with Hatecopy, Who’s Turning Aunty Wisdom Into Pop Art

The Instagram-famous desi artist tells us about her new book, double-edged life advice, and how to stalk your haters.
Amil Niazi
8.1.17
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The Warehouse Project, Elrow Respond After Party Poster Deemed “Offensive” by Critics

A Bollywood-themed party, set for February 18, featured a caricature of Hindu deity Lord Shiva.
Krystal Rodriguez
12.29.16
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Chippy Nonstop Teams Up with Waspy for Bollywood Banger "Bubble Up"

"I'm the number one goddess, come, come my way."
Max Mohenu
9.23.16
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Counter Records's New Label Darling Fakear Is Dropping His Debut This Summer

'Animals' is out June 10 on Counter Records.
Michael Scott Barron
4.7.16
Premieres

Premiere: Horsepowar's Video for "Queen" Is the Most Regal Thing You'll Ever See

She also accuses listeners of being "soft as a ferret's tail," which ... alright.
Noisey Canada Staff
8.6.15
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From Bollywood to Acid House: A Remembrance of Charanjit Singh

We look at the work of an unlikely creator of a genre passed away at age 75.
Adwait Patil
7.6.15
Film

Why Is This Harmless-Looking Bollywood Movie Triggering a Huge Free Speech Debate in India?

"MSG: The Messenger of God" is a Bollywood film that critics claim is trying to proselytize on behalf of a bizarre and controversial religious sect.
Mike Pearl
1.21.15
Travel

I Work as a 'Human Table' at Indian Weddings Because I'm a White Girl

Paying pale-skinned Westerners to do embarrassing things is a growing fad among India's middle classes.
Megan Lambert
6.9.14
News

The Burka Avenger's Creator Talks About the Pakistani Cartoon's Haters

<i>Burka Avenger</i>, a Pakistani superhero cartoon in which the main character dons a ninja-style burka to conceal her identity, has been bouncing around the media echo chamber as of late. Either the Burka Avenger is exactly what the Pakistani youth...
Basim Usmani
8.8.13