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When TV channels refuse break, Ekta’s soaps take leaps


August 10th, 2012 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 10 (IANS) Film producer and TV czarina Ekta Kapoor says TV channels' refusal to give a few months break to shows forces her to incorporate leaps in ... Read more...

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I’ve made mistakes, but satisfied overall: Tusshar Kapoor


March 8th, 2012 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) His father Jeetendra was a yesteryears icon, while his sister Ekta is fondly called a TV czarina, but Tusshar Kapoor is stil struggling to ... Read more...

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UP: anti-incumbency will produce hung assembly (Comment)


February 18th, 2012 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Even at this early stage of the UP elections, a few predictions can still be made with reasonable certainty. One is the results will produce a hung assembly with neither ... Read more...

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Films are like vacation for me: Ekta Kapoor


January 19th, 2012 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 19 (IANS) TV czarina Ekta Kapoor is in seventh heaven following the stupendous success of her production "The Dirty Picture". She says producing TV shows makes her ... Read more...

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Vidya bags best actress for ‘The Dirty Picture’


December 30th, 2011 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) Ekta Kapoor's "The Dirty Picture" has been named best picture, while Vidya Balan has been adjudged best actress for the same film at The ... Read more...

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Bollywood woman power: Vidya, Ekta carry the baton


December 9th, 2011 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) Head-turners, showpieces and glamour girls are some of the common descriptions used for actresses in male-dominated Hindi filmdom. But feisty producer Ekta Kapoor and ... Read more...

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‘My name is Chang & I’m not a foreigner’ (Movie Snippets)


July 23rd, 2011 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) Singer-anchor-actor Meiyang Chang is tired of being considered a foreigner and finds it strange when people talk to him only in English."Don't understand WHY ... Read more...

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Kanimozhi: Multi-faceted person neck deep in mega scam


May 20th, 2011 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Her name Kanimozhi means sweet words. But beyond her fluent communicative skills in English and Tamil, the 43-year-old daughter of DMK supremo M. Karunanidhi ... Read more...

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With ‘Haunted’, audiences queue up to get terrorised again


May 17th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) Movies and television shows are going the scary way again - and making money too. It's the time for chills and thrills once more ... Read more...

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Ekta Kapoor upset with ‘Pavitra Rishta’ crew


September 16th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) TV czarina Ekta Kapoor, who is known for her strictness, went fuming when on a surprise visit to the sets of her popular Zee TV show ... Read more...

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Kareena Kapoor Tops The Power List 2 Years In A Row


July 24th, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 24, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Sitting cozily on her Numero Uno position Kareena Kapoor makes it to the Filmfare Power List 2009.Taking into account the ability to bankroll projects, pack in ... Read more...

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Hyderabadi Biryani Calling Kareena Kapoor


July 2nd, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 2, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): For those who thought that the stunning Kareena Kapoor keeps away from food to maintain her famous size zero figure –think again!The Czarina of Bollywood ... Read more...

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Kareena Kapoor Voted India’s Most Beautiful Woman By People Magazine


June 10th, 2010 - 12:03 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 10, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Reigning steady at the Numero Uno position –Kareena Kapoor was recently voted as India's most beautiful woman by the People Magazine.Kareena Kapoor, who features on ... Read more...

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Kareena Kapoor Wins The Quick Heal NDTV Tech Life Award For Best Celebrity Endorser


June 9th, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 9, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Czarina of Bollywood, Kareena Kapoor, was awarded "The Best Celebrity Endorser" at the Quick Heal NDTV Tech Life Awards – the country's most credible awards that ... Read more...

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Ekta Kapoor not a difficult task master: Sarwar Ahuja


June 5th, 2010 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) Ekta Kapoor is infamous for being a tough boss, but small screen actor Sarwar Ahuja, who plays the title role in her new series "Keshav Pandit" ... Read more...

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Ay, ay, Ekta bitten by numerology bug again


June 1st, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) The title of Ekta Kapoor's latest offering for STAR Plus - "Taryay Liyay" isn't as hard to pronounce as it seems. It's "Tere Liye" with ... Read more...

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Caste in Indian census will set clock back (Comment)


May 29th, 2010 - 11:58 am ICT by IANS
By Amulya Ganguli The renewed emphasis on caste via census operations does not bode well for India's social and political stability.That caste has been one of the most divisive forces for centuries ... Read more...

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Girls, get on Facebook… Ekta’s hunting for a lead!


May 24th, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 24, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Ekta Kapoor is the lady who has changed many lives by picking out people from nowhere. Your picture could be pasted on a wall or on the ... Read more...

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Kareena Kapoor steps into the shoes of Marilyn Monroe for Madhur Bhandarkar’s next


April 3rd, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 3, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):If there was anyone who could play the dreamlike Marilyn Monroe it's the reigning czarina of Bollywood Kareena Kapoor who is soon to play a character sketched ... Read more...

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Bollywood Czarina Kareena Kapoor is the highest female tax payer for financial year 2009-2010Bollywood Czarina Kareena Kapoor is the highest female tax payer for financial year 2009-2010


March 20th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
March 20, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Kareena Kapoor –Bollywood's Numero Uno actress has emerged the highest paying taxpayer from among her contemporaries.Kareena Kapoor who paid a staggering deposit last year –leads the ... Read more...

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Shabana Azmi Fractures Leg; Performs Her Play With Broken Foot


March 11th, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
March 11, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The ongoing play's name could've been changed from Broken Images to Broken Leg. On Sunday, Shabana Azmi slipped on the stairs of her home, fractured ... Read more...

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Kareena Kapoor sizzles on the cover of GQ


January 2nd, 2010 - 7:05 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The new Year starts with a sizzle for Kareena Kapoor who after gracing the covers of many glitzy magazines will now be seen on the cover of the January issue of ... Read more...

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Katherine Heigl Follows Tyra Banks Closely On Forbes List Of Highest Paid Television Actresses


October 16th, 2009 - 6:04 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct. 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It seems that the some of the leading ladies in the television entertainment business is going places and how. One such name is that of actress ... Read more...

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Ekta Kapoor’s ‘Bairi Piya’ in NGO trouble


September 24th, 2009 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Sep 24 (IANS) Television czarina Ekta Kapoor's latest serial "Bairi Piya" for Colors channel could be in a spot of trouble with a prominent NGO Thursday demanding a ban on ... Read more...

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Raju Hirani impressed by Kareena Kapoor


May 6th, 2009 - 8:58 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Lots of compliments are following for the most powerful actress of the country Kareena Kapoor. Recent to add to this list is director Raju Hirani who is shooting with Kareena for ... Read more...

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BJP leader Vijay Goel’s campaign goes online now


April 24th, 2009 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) Taking a cue from his party's prime ministerial candidate L.K. Advani, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate from New Delhi Vijay Goel Friday launched his own ... Read more...

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Now, slipper chucked at Bollywood actor Jeetendra


April 21st, 2009 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 21 (IANS) The footwear-chucking infection seems to be spreading. Bollywood actor Jeetendra was the latest target of a slipper thrown at him during a Congress party road show in ... Read more...

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Ram Kapoor turns blogger for international fans


June 2nd, 2008 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) Taking a cue from Bollywood stars, television actors have also started blogging. And the first off the block is Ram Kapoor, better known as Jai Walia from ... Read more...

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Ekta sets her eyes on reality TV, plans second show


May 19th, 2008 - 9:21 am ICT by admin
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, May 19 (IANS) Even as Ekta Kapoor enters the cluttered realm of reality shows with "Kissko Milega Ticket To Bollywood" on the fledgling channel 9X, she's already working ... Read more...

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Why did Congress leadership not back Rahul Gandhi as PM?


April 19th, 2008 - 12:27 pm ICT by admin
(Commentary) By Amulya Ganguli Contrary to what recent events may suggest, the cloying sycophancy associated with the Congress is a relatively new phenomenon in the organisation. Its roots lie in Indira Gandhi's emergency rule ... Read more...

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Ekta couldn’t say no to me: Tusshar Kapoor


April 4th, 2008 - 9:07 am ICT by admin
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, April 4 (IANS) That Ekta Kapoor, the camera-shy czarina of the home medium, is all set to do her first acting role is not new. But very few ... Read more...

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