Guest Column

Shobhaa De

Shobhaa De

Novelist and columnist Shobhaa De has always been outspoken in her writing and views on urban India. The former editor of magazines like Stardust, Society and Celebrity, has been a model and scriptwriter.


Neerja Birla no longer viewed as just Kumar Mangalam’s beautiful wife: Shobhaa De

The best thing about Neerja Birla at 50 (her milestone birthday was in April) is

By Shobhaa De November 28, 2021

Mrs Wankhede was in her husband’s corner when he needed her: Shobhaa De

The saga of Sameer Wankhede—the high-profile Narcotics Control Bureau zonal director

By Shobhaa De November 14, 2021

Sidhartha Mallya has found his own identity and voice finally: Shobhaa De

Sidhartha Mallya is used to being called a ‘Poor little rich boy’. As he says it in

By Shobhaa De October 31, 2021

Aryan Khan was NCB's target and trump card, says Shobhaa De

Fans of superstar Shah Rukh Khan are neatly divided, following the dramatic arrest

By Shobhaa De October 17, 2021

Alia Bhatt’s new ad: Questioning patriarchy is overdue need, says Shobhaa De

The one word I cannot bear these days is ‘woke’. Alia Bhatt’s new commercial for a

By Shobhaa De October 03, 2021

Humble Neha Dhupia didn’t allow pregnancy to put brakes on her work: Shobhaa De

By the time you read this, mother/actor (in that order), Neha Dhupia may have

By Shobhaa De September 19, 2021

Shobhaa De remembers Pradeep Guha, the quintessential media man

Pradeep Guha was many things to many people. But, above all, he was a good friend.

By Shobhaa De September 05, 2021

Shilpa Shetty is a rare attractive woman equally admired by both sexes: Shobhaa De

The amazing thing about Shilpa Shetty is how easily she makes friends. She is one of

By Shobhaa De August 22, 2021

Amartya Sen is a rare gem who doesn’t take his own genius seriously: Shobhaa De

Remembering, however, is not the same thing as writing a memoir,” said the

By Shobhaa De August 08, 2021

Aamir Khan and Kiran Rao are inspiration for troubled couples: Shobhaa De

Ira Khan, 24, Aamir Khan’s daughter with his first wife, Reena Dutta, 50, shared a

By Shobhaa De July 25, 2021

I am a newly-minted fan of ‘Sherni’ director Amit Masurkar: Shobhaa De

I took my time to watch the latest Vidya Balan starrer Sherni. I groaned: ‘Not

By Shobhaa De July 11, 2021

Let's stop cashing in on Sushant Singh Rajput's death, says Shobhaa De

Sushant Singh Rajput‘s was a blighted life. June 14 marked the first death

By Shobhaa De June 27, 2021

Shobhaa De writes about mental health issues related to post-match stress

Ravi Shastri is a super combination of flamboyance and determination. As India’s

By Shobhaa De June 13, 2021

Soumya Swaminathan is 'the scientist WHO speaks for us': Shobhaa De

Quick! When you hear the word scientist, which gender springs to mind? Be honest! I

By Shobhaa De May 30, 2021

We could do with many more Didis in India, says Shobhaa De

Agreed, this is not the time to gloat. India is in the grip of a virus that is

By Shobhaa De May 16, 2021
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