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.


Julio Ribeiro's booming voice can wake up the dead: Shobhaa De

I became an ardent fangirl of Mumbai’s legendary top cop Julio Francis Ribeiro from

By Shobhaa De April 18, 2021

With ‘Bombay Begums’, Pooja Bhatt gets worthy comeback she deserves: Shobhaa De

Let us start with a horror story: Recently, a 25-year-old man in Bareilly stitched

By Shobhaa De April 04, 2021

Didi, Dada and Disco Dancer

This is going to be one hell of a fight! The Naagin from Nandigram is pitching

By Shobhaa De March 21, 2021

A thousand Dishas will rise up

The moment I heard about Disha Ravi’s dramatic arrest, I was tempted to instantly

By Shobhaa De March 07, 2021

PeeCee: See and believe

Priyanka Chopra Jonas is on a roll at the moment. Unfinished, her play-it-safe

By Shobhaa De February 21, 2021

Adarsh Gourav, actor and crow

Confession: I had mixed feelings about Aravind Adiga’s Man Booker prize winner, The

By Shobhaa De February 07, 2021

Rajini missed the bus

Do not give me pressure and pain, I have made my decision…. I am saying ‘no’ to

By Shobhaa De January 24, 2021

The tycoon who inspired a book

Shantanu Naidu and Ratan Tata share a unique relationship. The legendary tycoon is

By Shobhaa De January 10, 2021

A friend through and through

I knew Tina Munim much before she became Tina Ambani. She was a vivacious, gorgeous

By Shobhaa De December 27, 2020

Et tu, Bhavna?

How fabulous really are those Bollywood wives from FLBW? Like everybody else who

By Shobhaa De December 13, 2020

Visiting Pune again, Donald?

We are told Joe Biden has gone into a huddle with key advisers, as he waits for

By Shobhaa De November 29, 2020

Our gentle Hurricane

Kapil Dev and I share a common zodiac sign (Capricorn) and our birthdays are a day

By Shobhaa De November 15, 2020

How bad are bad boy billionaires?

Did India really need a tepid docudrama on a few ‘bad boys’ to understand what was

By Shobhaa De November 01, 2020

Suhana Khan comes into her own

It cannot be easy being the offspring of a Bollywood superstar known as King Khan.

By Shobhaa De October 18, 2020

Back in the game

The last time Urmila Matondkar was in the news was when she was photographed with

By Shobhaa De October 04, 2020
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