LIC slides on debut: Does listing day loss mean a bad investment?

NEW DELHI: After much deliberations about Life Insurance Corporation’s (LIC) market debut since the past 2 years, the stock is finally listed on the BSE and NSE on Tuesday. However, the share fell prey to stock market volatility in wake of the geopolitical tensions, soring inflation, concerns over rapid rate hikes, a falling rupee and … Read more

‘Neena Gupta and the director said I was bad, didn’t know how to act’: Amit Sadh revisits Kyun Hota Hai Pyaarrr

Amit Sadh believes he was so bad in his debut acting project that he was sure he’ll get replaced. The actor might not be two decades in the industry this year, but his startt a smooth one. “I belonged to the mountains and knew nothing about acting,” he said. Amit He was preparing to join … Read more

K-drama moms vs Hindi serial mothers: Good, bad and sanskari; who tips the drama scales?

In the recently-concluded K-drama Business Proposal, Shin Ha-ri’s (Kim Sejeong) mother is rather perplexed when Kang Tae-moo (Ahn Hyo-seop) refers to her as mother-in-law (Jangmonim). The picture comes together and she realises that the rich CEO is her daughter’s boyfriend, and that doesn’t stop her from running across the street to hit him with a … Read more