• Revealed: Top Stars of South Indian cinema and their hefty pay checks
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    Chaitra Anand

    Revealed: Top Stars of South Indian cinema and their hefty pay checks

    The phrase “hero worship” is taken very seriously in South India. Fans not only love their heroes but they worship them. Few have ever enjoyed fan following like the invincible Rajnikanth or Power star Pawan Kalyan who hail from the South film industry.

  • Indian celebrities who tied the knot in 2016
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    Team Yahoo India

    Indian celebrities who tied the knot in 2016

    Interestingly, the buzz around celebrity weddings fail to die down as the pictures of these celebrity weddings went viral online. Here’s a whole lot of celebrities and sportsmen who tied the knot in 2016. TV’s most popular actors Divyanka Tripathi and Vivek Dahiya got hitched on July 8, 2016 in Bhopal.

  • Top Bollywood Controversies
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    Team Yahoo India

    Top Bollywood Controversies

  • Year In Review 2016: Controversial Statements Made By Indian Personalities This Year
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    Team Yahoo India

    Year In Review 2016: Controversial Statements Made By Indian Personalities This Year

    2016 was the year of the foot-in-the-mouth, the tongue-in-cheek, the blabbermouth and the verbal diaorrhea. From horrendous ‘rape’ jokes, to chopped heads, from wife-beating to calling Pakistan “hell”, we have seen it all this year. These comments, made by celebrities, politicians, and other known Indian faces, have rocked (and shocked!) social media and the general public, for being crude, strange, or downright abusive.

  • Year in Review: Celebrities who tied the knot in 2016
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    Team Yahoo India

    Year in Review: Celebrities who tied the knot in 2016

    2016 witnessed a lot of weddings; most of them being that of popular small screen stars. A few of the celebs and sportsmen surprised their fans while some kept raising the curiosity around details of their wedding. On the other hand, some kept updating their fans about their big day on social media pages. Interestingly, the buzz around celebrity weddings fail to die down as the pictures of these celebrity weddings went viral online. Here’s a whole lot at celebrities and sportsmen who tied the knot in 2016.

  • Year In Review: Top food trends of 2016 that pleased our taste-buds
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    Saloni Dhruv

    Year In Review: Top food trends of 2016 that pleased our taste-buds

    Point being, food makes people happy. Good food can make a person's day. While people got experimental while their choices of food and cuisine, many leaned towards getting back to their roots and even going organic.

  • Year In Review 2016: In remembrance of noted personalities we lost this year
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    Honey Mehta

    Year In Review 2016: In remembrance of noted personalities we lost this year

    In 2016, we bid adieu to a host of celebrated Indian faces. We lost renowned businessmen, actors, politicians and journalists, who impacted the lives of thousands with their charisma. Here we pay tribute to some of those famous personalities.

  • Year In Review 2016: Bollywood’s Epic Fails This Year
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    Honey Mehta

    Year In Review 2016: Bollywood’s Epic Fails This Year

    As in most years, Bollywood had its fair share of hits and misses in 2016. But amid the brilliant and the not so good, there were some terrible movies that made us question our sanity. Also of interest is that, this year: -Films with superstars failed to break even ('Fan') -Films with big budgets tanked ('Mohenjo daro') -Films with acclaimed directors were unsuccessful ('Mirzya') and -Films with a good plot, good music, and good-looking actors were disastrous ('Baar Baar Dekho'). Looks like Bollywood will just have to try harder next year!

  • Year In Review 2016: Indian celebrities who broke-up this year
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    Team Yahoo India

    Year In Review 2016: Indian celebrities who broke-up this year

    Was 2016 the year of the celebrity break up? From early January of 2016 to December, we have been hearing of celebrity couples calling their relationship quits. Whether amicable or messy, these break ups have had the gossip columns printing and the tongues wagging all through the year. Here's a look at all those celebrity couples who decided to break up in 2016

  • Year In Review 2016: India's Most Vibrant Festivals
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    Parimita Barik

    Year In Review 2016: India's Most Vibrant Festivals

    India, the land of fairs and festivals, presents a cultural blend of a number of religions with diversity and backgrounds. Each festival is observed in different ways according to the rituals, beliefs and its own significance, with the immense passion, spirit, and devotion. Not only are these festivals a means to bring life and joy, but also a unique symbol of universal brotherhood and pride. Here, we take a look at how India celebrated it’s many festivals in 2016.

  • Top news events of India 2016
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    Honey Mehta

    Top news events of India 2016

    From terrorist attacks to surgical strikes, from equality for men at the border to equality for women at home, from the raising of anti-national slogans to the fight for water - the year past was definitely one that will go down as an important facet of Indian history. While there were events that adversely affected the masses, there were also some that made citizens proud.

  • Astro feature: What does your zodiac sign predict for 2017?
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    Team Yahoo India

    Astro feature: What does your zodiac sign predict for 2017?

    Whether 2016 was great for you, or horrible, it is time to put the past behind us and look forward to a (hopefully!) better future. So what does 2017 hold for you? Our friends at Ganeshaspeaks.com have the answers.

  • The Most Awaited Bollywood Films Of 2017
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    Bollywood Journalist

    The Most Awaited Bollywood Films Of 2017

    The year 2017 will see a lot of big time releases. Here is a list of films that you can look forward to next year.

  • Sunny Leone bags Yahoo's most-searched personality award for the 5th consecutive year and this is how she reacts
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    Team Yahoo India

    Sunny Leone bags Yahoo's most-searched personality award for the 5th consecutive year and this is how she reacts

    Bollywood siren Sunny Leone is Yahoo’s most-searched celebrity for 2016, having left behind perpetual newsmakers such as Narendra Modi and Arvind Kejriwal, and even some major personalities of Indian cinema. What’s even more remarkable is that this is the fifth year running that Sunny has bagged the honour. Hey Thanks @Yahoo for the great news !!! YAAAHOOOOOOOOOOO xo….

  • YIR 2016: Top Newsmakers of 2016
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    Honey Mehta

    YIR 2016: Top Newsmakers of 2016

    2016 was packed with drama. Right from January to December there were several landmark moments that shook India with people making news for the right, as well as the wrong reasons. A brave woman shone silver at the Rio Olympics, while a man won a beauty pageant. News presenters themselves became news, while staid political leaders turned scandalous.

  • Year In Review 2016: Most Searched Sports Personalities
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    Team Yahoo India

    Year In Review 2016: Most Searched Sports Personalities

    Nowhere else in the world is curiosity and fanaticism more apparent than in India. Especially with the country increasingly going digital in every sense, the use of search engines for any shred of information on people, news and events has become highly rampant. Everything you ever wanted to know about your favorite personage can be discovered and explored on the internet, who stayed in the news and hit the headlines for various reasons — be it their achievements, controversies, personal lives or glamor quotient. This is your countdown, India!

  • The top grossers of 2016
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    Bollywood Journalist

    The top grossers of 2016

    We are eagerly waiting for the release of Dangal. It is the only film that can disrupt the following list. But hold on to see which were the highest grossing films of this year. 

  • Year In Review 2016: Most Searched Celebrity - Female
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    Team Yahoo India

    Year In Review 2016: Most Searched Celebrity - Female

    Nowhere else in the world is curiosity & fanaticism more apparent than in India. Especially with the country increasingly going digital in every sense, the use of search engines for any shred of information on people, news & events has become highly rampant. Everything you ever wanted to know about your favorite personage can be discovered & explored on the internet, who stayed in the news and hit the headlines for various reasons — be it their achievements, controversies, personal lives or glamor quotient. This is your countdown, India!

  • Year In Review 2016: Top 10 Cricketers of 2016
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    Sayan Ganguly

    Year In Review 2016: Top 10 Cricketers of 2016

    We give you a look at the top 10 cricketers around the world this year. We have compiled this list keeping in consideration form, performance and ranking, as well as the impact the players had in 2016. (All pictures are sourced from Getty and AP)

  • Year In Review 2016: Most Searched for Celebrity - Male
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    Team Yahoo India

    Year In Review 2016: Most Searched for Celebrity - Male

    Nowhere else in the world is curiosity & fanaticism more apparent than in India. Especially with the country increasingly going digital in every sense, the use of search engines for any shred of information on people, news & events has become highly rampant. Everything you ever wanted to know about your favorite personage can be discovered & explored on the internet, who stayed in the news and hit the headlines for various reasons — be it their achievements, controversies, personal lives or glamor quotient. This is your countdown, India!

  • Year In Review 2016: Top 10 Cricket Moments
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    Sayan Ganguly

    Year In Review 2016: Top 10 Cricket Moments

    It was a busy calendar year for cricket yet again. 2016 hosted some big events from the under-19 World Cup to the T20 World Cup. It was also a year that saw associate nations like Ireland and Afghanistan play full-fledged ODI series with mainstream teams like Australia, South Africa, Pakistan, England and Bangladesh. However, 2016 had its fair share of controversies as well. We have handpicked the 10 top moments from the world of cricket that defined this year

  • Year In Review 2016: Top Hindi Films of the Year
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    Rummana Ahmed

    Year In Review 2016: Top Hindi Films of the Year

    This was rather average year for mainstream Hindi films. The ones we hoped would be blockbusters failed to set the cash registers ringing, while smaller projects left an indelible mark on viewers. The Khans continued to rule the roost as Fan (Shah Rukh Khan), Sultan (Salman Khan) and Dangal (Aamir Khan) are still the biggest films of the year, while Akshay Kumar moved from strength to strength with two incredible portrayals in Airlift and Rustom. Smaller films with solid plots also reiterated the point that there is no substitute for good writing.

  • Year In Review 2016: Most Searched for Personalities of the Year
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    Team Yahoo India

    Year In Review 2016: Most Searched for Personalities of the Year

    Nowhere else in the world is curiosity & fanaticism more apparent than in India. Especially with the country increasingly going digital in every sense, the use of search engines for any shred of information on people, news & events has become highly rampant. Everything you ever wanted to know about your favorite personalities can be discovered & explored on the internet.