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‘Gangs Of Wasseypur’ runs houseful


June 22nd, 2012 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 22 (IANS) The audiences have given the thumbs up to Anurag Kashyap's "Gangs Of Wasseypur". It has opened to full houses in Bihar, Uttar Pradesh and Jharkhand and is ... Read more...

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Finnair advance bookings surge by 25 percent


February 18th, 2012 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) Nordic carrier Finnair, whose cabin crew performed an inflight dance, as a treat for Indian guests on Jan 26 (Indian Republic Day), reported a surge ... Read more...

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Sabarimala: Pilgrims discover Q-coupon booking virtues


November 19th, 2011 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
Sabarimala, Nov 19 (IANS) Every year, Krishna Kumar used to spend a minimum of five hours in the queue to enter the sanctum sanctorum of the Sabarimala temple here. But ... Read more...

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Advance booking boost for ‘RA.One’


October 24th, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) After extensive promotional activities and the alluring charm of Shah Rukh Khan, the five-day long weekend seems to be perfect setting to release "RA.One". ... Read more...

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Gold rush before Dhanteras: Jewellers


October 23rd, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 23 (IANS) The gold rush across India just before Monday's Dhanteras festival has made jewellers confident of increasing their business, though prices of the yellow metal show volatility ... Read more...

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After quake, tour operators get calls from anxious tourists


September 20th, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 20 (IANS) After Sunday's earthquake, tour operators have been receiving hundreds of anxious calls about the conditions in Darjeeling and Sikkim from tourists who have done advance ... Read more...

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Advance booking for ‘Bodyguard’ points to grand opening


August 30th, 2011 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) Though Salman Khan won't be in India for the release of his much talked about "Bodyguard", his charm seems to have cast a spell ... Read more...

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No advance bookings for ‘Harry Potter’ yet


July 14th, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) The tickets for the final "Harry Potter" movie are still agonisingly out of reach! For, advance bookings are yet to open, with some citing revenue-sharing ... Read more...

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High on spirit and joy, Kerala embraces 2011


January 1st, 2011 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 1 (IANS) The beaches buzzed with tourists, the hotels made a killing, the clubs went into musical marathons, the night sky was lit with perfect chromosomes, and the god's ... Read more...

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Good opening for ‘Golmaal 3′, ‘Action Replayy’ yet to pick up


November 5th, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 5 (IANS) With "Golmaal 3", director Rohit Shetty completed a successful rib-tickling trilogy, striking the right chord with the audiences and giving tough competition to Vipul Shah's ... Read more...

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Corbett tiger reserve’s Bijrani zone reopens for visitors


October 18th, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Dehradun, Oct 18 (IANS) Authorities in Uttarakhand's Corbett Tiger Reserve have re-opened the famous Bijrani zone for visitors after a gap of four months, an official said here Monday.The Bijrani zone generally ... Read more...

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S. Shankar On Endhiran


September 30th, 2010 - 9:21 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 30, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Shankar, the director of such Tamil mega-hits as Kadhalan, Indian, Jeans and Boys is rightfully considered one of the hottest filmmakers in Tamil cinema. He ... Read more...

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Mumbai presents greatest potential for corporate air travel, hotel cost savings in 2011


September 22nd, 2010 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Gurgaon (Haryana), Sept.22 (ANI): The world's fifth largest travel management company, Egencia, has said that India's commercial capital Mumbai and the Australian city of Melbourne, offer the greatest potential for savings on ... Read more...

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Palace on Wheels: A royal caravan journey into history (Feature) (With Images)


September 5th, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhulika Sonkar New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) Exquisitely carved interiors, intricate gold tapestry, crisp white curtains and shimmering bejewelled walls - not for nothing is India's Palace on Wheels one of the ... Read more...

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‘Kites’ opens with 10,000 shows across Indian theatres


May 22nd, 2010 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 21 (IANS) Hrithik Roshan-Barbara Mori starrer "Kites", a love story about an Indian guy and a Spanish girl, has become the first film to have 10,000 shows across Indian theatres ... Read more...

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Mumbai readies for ‘MNIK’ as government cracks down on Sena (Roundup)


February 10th, 2010 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 10 (IANS) With more than 1,000 Shiv Sena workers being arrested for vandalism and the Maharashtra government rallying around the Shah Rukh Khan starrer "My Name Is Khan", several ... Read more...

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INOX Cinemas restart advance bookings for ‘MNIK’ in Mumbai


February 10th, 2010 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 10 (IANS) Multiplex chain INOX Cinemas restarted advance bookings for "My Name is Khan" here Wednesday evening after shutting it down for much of the day due to the ... Read more...

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‘My Name Is Khan’ advance booking steady in capital


February 10th, 2010 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) Advance bookings for "My Name Is Khan" may have been halted in Mumbai following violent protests by the Shiv Sena, but the cash registers are ringing ... Read more...

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Mumbai theaters close advance booking of SRK’s flick


February 10th, 2010 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Feb 10 (ANI): Movie theaters in Mumbai have closed down advance bookings for Bollywood actor Shahrukh Khan's upcoming flick 'My Name is Khan', fearing attacks by Shiv Sena activists before ... Read more...

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‘My Name Is Khan’ advance bookings stopped in Mumbai


February 10th, 2010 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 10 (IANS) Cinema halls in India's film capital Wednesday stopped advance bookings for Shah Rukh Khan starrer "My Name Is Khan" following violent protests by Shiv Sena activists. Multiplex chains ... Read more...

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Want to watch ‘My Name is Khan’ in peace? Come to Nepal


February 10th, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Feb 10 (IANS) Even as India's ultra-right party, the Shiv Sena, went on a rampage in Indian film capital Mumbai, attacking the cinema halls offering advance booking for ... Read more...

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Mumbai cops assure Karan Johar of security for ‘My Name..’


February 9th, 2010 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 9 (IANS) Bollywood filmmaker Karan Johar is relieved after the Mumbai police commissioner gave him an assurance Tuesday that his movie "My Name Is Khan" will release in the ... Read more...

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5 Tamil films race for release on January 29


January 28th, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
This is getting more and more interesting as 5 films are racing neck to neck to hit screens tomorrow (January 29). Venkat Prabhu's "Goa' will have a worldwide release with more ... Read more...

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What a Delite! Salman to sell ‘London Dreams’ tickets


October 25th, 2009 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) On Monday when you are standing in queue to buy tickets for "London Dreams" at Delite theatre here, take a close look behind the box-office window - ... Read more...

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‘Blue’, ‘All The Best’ rule the roost on Diwali weekend


October 20th, 2009 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) The much-awaited and much-hyped movies "Blue" and "All The Best" that released Friday on Diwali eve have set the cash registers ringing while co-release "Main Aurr ... Read more...

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Director Anthony D’Souza takes BLUE to LA!


October 5th, 2009 - 3:16 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Joginder TutejaDirector Anthony D'Souza along with A.R. Rahman have set camp in Los Angeles to get the mixing in place for their mega film BLUE. The makers of the film, ... Read more...

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Advance booking for Jackson film to start Sunday


September 26th, 2009 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) The booking of the much-awaited Michael Jackson movie "This Is It" will begin Sunday, a month before the film opens in multiplexes across India. The film will ... Read more...

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‘Harry Potter 6′ rakes in record $22 mn in advance booking


July 16th, 2009 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 16 (IANS) The sixth instalment of Harry Potter has smashed US box office records by raking in a whopping $22.2 million in less than 24 hours and it is said ... Read more...

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Can the Taj Mahal take in so much crowd?


July 11th, 2009 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Brij Khandelwal Agra, July 11 (IANS) Conservationists have expressed concern over the decision to allow free entry to the Taj Mahal for three days from July 19 when the annual Urs pilgrimage ... Read more...

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Enjoy scenic Manali-Leh journey in luxury bus again


July 8th, 2009 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Manali, July 8 (IANS) The luxury bus service between this scenic Himachal Pradesh town and Leh in Jammu and Kashmir has been restored, six months after it was halted, an official said ... Read more...

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Mamata meets peoples’ expectation with populist Railway Budget


July 3rd, 2009 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): Presenting a promised 'pro-people' budget, the Railways Minister, Mamata Banerjee, said on Friday that economic viability is not the only index of development.Banerjee proposed no ... Read more...

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‘Kambakkth Ishq’ all set to take a good start


July 3rd, 2009 - 11:18 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Joginder TutejaAkshay Kumar has reasons to smile. His much hyped 'Kambakkth Ishq' has managed to build a good hype amongst the audiences, something which is reflecting from the favourable response ... Read more...

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NEW YORK emerges a HIT


July 1st, 2009 - 2:29 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Joginder TutejaIf the weekend response to Yash Raj Films' latest release NEW YORK is anything to go by, the film is all set to enjoy at least a HIT status ... Read more...

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‘Kambakkht Ishq’ advance booking opens Sunday


June 28th, 2009 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 28 (IANS) The advance booking for Akshay Kumar's lavishly shot "Kambakkht Ishq", releasing Friday, is said to have started Sunday. "The buzz about the film was so big that Sabbir ... Read more...

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Fate kisne dekha hai


June 11th, 2009 - 3:42 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Boothnath fame director Vivek Sharma has crossed his fingers for his next flick "Kal kisne dekha hai'. After the multiplex strike ends, this is his first film releasing on coming Friday. ... Read more...

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