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Melissa D'Costa

  • Read Fifty Shades Of Grey?

    A new study says that women who have read and are fans of the BDSM novel are more likely to be in abusive relationships

    Monday, 8 September 2014 - 5:31am
  • Teachers' Day Special: 10 flicks that beautifully capture student-teacher relationships

    Few of the best films set in classrooms have taught us much about life in the span of a few hours that we do in our real lives. The inspirational value apart, they also entertain. And all of the films listed here do that. So, mark your attendance, dim the lights, get schooled.

    Friday, 5 September 2014 - 6:35am
  • Shahid Kapoor is the latest actor to #pledge4MAMI

    Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor is one of many celebs from Tinseltown to lend support to the organisers of MAMI. The future of the festival seemed bleak earlier due to lack of funds and sponsors. However, the organisers have managed to collect around 2 crore of the 5 crore needed. Shahid tweeted his...

    Thursday, 4 September 2014 - 12:24pm
  • Faking happiness for your ex?

    A picture speaks a thousand words, even if it's a series of selfies with smiley faces taken across the globe. After a break-up, many couples attempt to play and win an absurd game of upmanship where they want to prove to an ex that they are better off, and do so by sharing holiday pics or party...

    Monday, 1 September 2014 - 12:27pm
  • Sonakshi Sinha seeks ban on sale of animal-tested cosmetics

    That actress Sonakshi Sinha is an animal lover is not a secret. Last year, Sonakshi joined hands with PeTA, to encourage animal lovers to adopt strays. This year, she has taken up the cause of calling for a ban on the import and sale of animal-tested cosmetics. The actress who has been a long-time...

    Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 2:09pm
  • Uday Chopra tweets clip of 'The Longest Week'

    Uday Chopra ‏of YRF Entertainment shared an exclusive clip of Jason Bateman Comedy - The Longest Week. The Peter Glanz-directed comedy stars Jason Bateman, Olivia Wilde and Billy Crudup.  In 'The Longest Week' 'Bateman plays an immature man-child who still lives with his parents in a chic Manhattan...

    Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 1:41pm
  • Heard of the Tinderella syndrome?

    Psychologists believe we are slowly losing our ability to flirt in real life because of our dependance on mobile dating apps and online dating sites

    Monday, 18 August 2014 - 4:40am
  • My fave Elvis track is...

    On this day, August 16, 1977, singer Elvis Presley died at the age of 42. To commemorate the singer's legacy, we got celebs to share a fave Elvis track. Here's what they picked.

    Saturday, 16 August 2014 - 6:05am
  • What's the right gifting etiquette?

    While newlywed couples abroad are choosing to write a poem inside their wedding invitations to avoid the embarrassment of asking outright for money, what's the gifting etiquette here? Read on to find out more The wedding season is around the corner, and apart from making a cursory appearance, most...

    Sunday, 3 August 2014 - 7:14am
  • Get booked this monsoon

    Catch up on these literary works before they hit the big screen this year

    Thursday, 31 July 2014 - 6:45am