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Hindi cinema: Hindi-language film industry based in Mumbai, India
Hindi cinema, popularly known as Bollywood and formerly as Bombay cinema, refers to the film industry based in Mumbai, engaged in production of motion pictures in Hindi language. The popular term Bollywood is a portmanteau of "Bombay" and "Hollywood". The industry is a part of the larger Indian cinema, which also includes South Indian cinema and other smaller film industries.

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Kangana Ranaut Slapped: Who is CISF Officer Kulwinder Kaur & Why She Slapped Kangna | Watch [Video]

Kangana Ranaut Slapped: Who is CISF Officer Kulwinder Kaur & Why She Slapped Kangna | Watch

In a dramatic turn of events, CISF officer Kulwinder Kaur has become the center of attention after allegedly slapping Bollywood actress and BJP MP Kangana Ranaut at Chandigarh Airport. The incident,..

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Kangana Ranaut Allegedly Slapped by CISF Officer at Chandigarh Airport | Watch the full Report [Video]

Kangana Ranaut Allegedly Slapped by CISF Officer at Chandigarh Airport | Watch the full Report

In a startling incident at Chandigarh Airport on Thursday, Bollywood actress and newly elected Mandi MP, Kangana Ranaut, found herself at the center of a major controversy. During a routine security..

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Lok Sabha Elections 2024: Bollywood Leads the Way To Vote as Fifth Phase of Elections Open [Video]

Lok Sabha Elections 2024: Bollywood Leads the Way To Vote as Fifth Phase of Elections Open

Bollywood stars including Farhan Akhtar, Zoya Akhtar, Rajkummar Rao, Shriya Saran, Akshay Kumar, and veteran actor Shobha Khote proudly displayed their inked fingers after voting in the fifth phase of..

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