Vishesh Jaiswal

I am a digital storyteller, more persuasive than needed. Also, I am Batman.

10 IPL Players Surprisingly Not Retained By Their Franchises This Season

Yesterday, IPL team owners revealed the list of retained players of their teams. This also led to us knowing the exact pool of players in the auction table, and the budget that each franchise holds. While there were some expected moves, like MS Dhoni being retained by Chennai Superkings, or Virat Kohli being retained by […]

10 Pointless Awards That We Need To Start Giving!

This year at the Zee Cine Awards, Rajkummar Rao got the ‘Extraordinary Impact Award’. Nope, not the best actor for Newton (Varun Dhawan won it for Badrinath Ki Dulhaniya). Not the best supporting actor for Bareilly Ki Barfi (Anil Kapoor won it for Mubarakan). He won the award for Extraordinary Impact! Now that Bollywood has […]

Meet The Lesser Known Captains Of These Indian Sports Teams

Pop quiz- who is the captain of the Indian men’s cricket team? I know, I know. It’s an easy question. But who is the captain of Indian women’s hockey team? Now that would require some thought, won’t it? Sadly, in our country, cricket is the only sport that dominates the headlines, and cricketers are the […]

29-Year-Old Andhra Man Claims Aishwarya Rai Is His Mother, Asks To Be Reunited

Today, in the bizarre news section, we present to you Sangeeth Kumar- a 29 year old man from Vishakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, who claims to be Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s son. We will give you a moment to take it in. If true, baby Aaradhya now has an elder brother. But how can it be, you ask? […]

8 Fresh Bollywood Pairings We’re Going To See For The First Time In 2018

There are only a limited number of legit Bollywood stars. We have seen them work with each other in various capacities. Even then, in 2018, we are going to see a few Bollywood pairings for the first time. Let’s have a look at the top 8! #1 Vicky Kaushal– Alia Bhatt Source The young actors […]

Here’s Why Padmavat May Not Be The Same Film That Sanjay Bhansali Set Out To Make

I, much like the rest of the country, was waiting for the Padmavati trailer. When it came out, it was every bit as grand and awesome as it promised. Typical Bhansali touch, this time mixed with a dash of madness courtesy Ranveer Singh’s Khal Drogo act, and a never-seen-before pairing of Shahid and Deepika, it […]

Why Bollywood Can’t Make A Horror Film Without Unnecessary Sex Scenes

When we talk horror films, we talk Hollywood. Us Indians have been regularly rejecting Indian horror fare for quite some time now- so much so that even Bhatts are struggling to create a hit horror film. Source On the other hand, we seem to be lapping up anything and everything Hollywood throws at us. Insidious, […]

At The Heart Of Mumbai’s Bustling Life, Lies A Rare Sex Stall

For the millions who have passed through the lanes of Fort, Colaba innumerable times, it’s a world into its own. A lot of street vendors sell a motley crew of products, ranging from the mundane to the bizarre. But a peculiar looking product recently caught my eye. Labelled as a ‘massager’, I came across a […]

While 2017 Was Rajkummar Rao’s Year, 2018 Could Belong To These Upcoming Talented Actors

Making a film is a team effort. Everyone- starting from the writer, to the producer, to the director, to the actors put in an effort. What also cannot be denied are the efforts of the supporting cast- the men and women who are not the crux of the story, but make their (limited) parts work. […]

These Were The Best Indian Actresses Who Made Bollywood Tolerable For Us 2017

Ah, Bollywood. Every year we think that our year at the movies was terrible, but maybe next one will be better. But next year turns out to be more of the same There’s one more common theme- every year we think that the position of women in our industry is changing, that they are FINALLY […]

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