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Chandigarh unhappy over protests against Osama movie


March 5th, 2012 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 5 (IANS) Chandigarh artistes are unhappy over the protests against the shooting of Oscar-winning director Kathryn Bigelow's "Zero Dark Thirty" -- on the killing of Osama bin Laden ... Read more...

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Jaspal Bhatti wants poll panel to allow mud-slinging


January 5th, 2012 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 5 (IANS) He may be the brand icon of the Election Commission (EC) for the Jan 30 assembly elections in Punjab but that has not deterred satirist-comedian ... Read more...

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Jaspal Bhatti sets up factory for foundation stones!


November 29th, 2011 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 29 (IANS) After being a constant thorn in the flesh of self-serving politicians, greedy builders and oily middlemen, satirist-cum-actor Jaspal Bhatti has now ventured into a new field. ... Read more...

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Thank Kalmadi and Raja, not Anna: Jaspal Bhatti


August 29th, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 29 (IANS) Comedian and satirist Jaspal Bhatti wants that the praise for the recent anti-corruption campaign should not be given to Team Anna or the government or ... Read more...

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Curb rampant corruption, appoint Lokayukta: Agnivesh to Mayawati


May 1st, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 1 (IANS) Social activist Swami Agnivesh Sunday hit out at Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati for the "rampant corruption" in her government and asked her to appoint a ... Read more...

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‘India Against Corruption’ rallies to be held in UP as scheduled


April 28th, 2011 - 9:27 pm ICT by ANI
Lucknow, Apr 28 (ANI): Activists of the non-governmental organisation 'India Against Corruption', which is headed by veteran social activist Anna Hazare, on Thursday said all anti-corruption meetings and rallies would be held ... Read more...

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Hazare campaign to feature ‘corruption devta’ - courtesy Jaspal Bhatti


April 28th, 2011 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 28 (IANS) As anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare begins his nationwide awareness campaign against corruption from Varanasi next month, he will have the "corruption devta (god)" with him - ... Read more...

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Nigerian filmmaker in love with Punjab (With Images)


April 25th, 2011 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 25 (IANS) It's not just the Yash Chopras and Imtiaz Alis of Bollywood who love capturing the flavours of Punjab in their romance sagas. Nigerian filmmaker Chukwuma ... Read more...

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Jaspal Bhatti to set up ‘corruption temple’ in Delhi


April 7th, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 7 (IANS) Comedian Jaspal Bhatti plans to set up a temple of corruption in New Delhi's Jantar Mantar area, where social activist Anna Hazare is on a fast-unto-death, ... Read more...

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Comic actor Vivek Shauq passes away


January 11th, 2011 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Jan 11 (IANS) Actor Vivek Shauq, known for his comic acts with comedian-actor Jaspal Bhatti and roles in Bollywood films like "Gadar", has passed away following a heart ... Read more...

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Jaspal Bhatti proposes a ‘right to scam’ for everyone


November 25th, 2010 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 25 (IANS) Comedian-actor Jaspal Bhatti wants a new right for the people of India - the 'Right to Scam'.In his own unique satirical style, Bhatti and his team from ... Read more...

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My mom is my biggest critic: Ragini Khanna


October 13th, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) Television actress Ragini Khanna, popularly known as Suhana of "Sasural Genda Phool", reveals that her mother is her biggest critic when it comes to acting."My mother ... Read more...

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Burn effigies, cook food - Jaspal Bhatti’s style of protest


June 27th, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 27 (IANS) Satirist-actor Jaspal Bhatti, in his unique style, now has a novel idea to get his message against price rise across in a lighter vein -- he is suggesting ... Read more...

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Bhatti performs conducts on IPL’s ongoing controversy


April 24th, 2010 - 11:45 pm ICT by ANI
By Sunil SharmaChandigarh, April 24 (ANI): Popular satirist Jaspal Bhatti conducted a parody on the Indian Premier League's ongoing controversies here on Saturday and described the Indian Premier League (IPL) as Indian ... Read more...

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Jaspal Bhatti joins IPL bandwagon - with satire


April 24th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Chandigarh, April 24 (IANS) His black shirt and trousers for a public event were symbolic of what he was highlighting - black money. And when comedian-actor Jaspal Bhatti Saturday ... Read more...

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List of Reader’s Digest’s India’s Most Trusted (To go with Abdul Kalam, Ratan Tata are India’s most trusted: Survey)


March 2nd, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) The following is the list of India's Most Trusted published in the March issue of Reader's Digest: 1. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, 2. Ratan Tata, 3. Kiran Bedi. ... Read more...

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Good response for first Chandigarh marathon


January 31st, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 31 (IANS) The first Chandigarh marathon Sunday got enthusiastic response from people, including a 77-year-old record holder and an industrialist who donated Rs.5,000 for every kilometre he ran. Masresha from Ethiopia ... Read more...

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First marathon run in Chandigarh kicks off


January 31st, 2010 - 3:48 pm ICT by ANI
Chandigarh, Jan 31 (ANI): Former Olympian Milkha Singh, who is popularly known as the 'flying Sikh', flagged off the first marathon run here today.More than 4500 runners participated in the marathon, which ... Read more...

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Jaspal Bhatti does a take on racial attacks in Australia


January 18th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 18 (IANS) With racial attacks on Indian students in Australia turning ugly, a take on the issue by popular social satirist Jaspal Bhatti is a much-desired antidote to soothe hard ... Read more...

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Chandigarh hosts carnival to project city’s aspirations


December 21st, 2009 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
By Ashwani KaushalChandigarh, Dec 21(ANI): Chandigarh is trying hard to project itself as a hub for industry, films, entertainment and tourism, and the recently concluded two-day annual carnival projected the city's ... Read more...

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Chandigarh people walk for cancer awareness


December 9th, 2009 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 9 (IANS) More than 100 residents of this union territory took part in a cancer awareness walkathon Wednesday to sensitise the masses about the perilous disease of cancer. The walkathon ... Read more...

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Comedian Bhatti holds a spoof on inflation in Chandigarh


November 29th, 2009 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Chandigarh, Nov 29 (ANI): Stand up comedian; Jaspal Bhatti used the platform of a carnival here on Saturday (November 29) to poke fun at the government's failure to control inflation.Bhatti set ... Read more...

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Win vegetables at Jaspal Bhatti’s inflation stall


November 29th, 2009 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 28 (IANS) Even as Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee was delivering a lecture here Saturday on the revival of the Indian economy, Punjabi comedian Jaspal Bhatti was poking fun at ... Read more...

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SABse Aage SAB


August 6th, 2009 - 10:08 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
SAB, India's only family comedy entertainment channel continues its exciting growth story leaving its competitors Star one and Sahara one way behind. It has achieved a record high of 83 GRPs, ... Read more...

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SAB bolo One Two ka Four


July 31st, 2009 - 2:17 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Juhi Parmar, Shweta Kwatra, Kavita Kaushik, Varun Badola and Jaspal Bhatti all together... sounds too good to be true? Not really as SAB, India's only family comedy entertainment channel is set ... Read more...

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No Thank You Copycat Jijaji


July 30th, 2009 - 7:57 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Jaspal Bhatti's show on SAB TV "Thank You Jijaji' is an adapted concept. Actually, the concept of the show is lifted from Jaspal's very own, one hour Punjabi video film. "We had ... Read more...

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Bhattis are back with a bang


July 17th, 2009 - 5:41 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Jaspal Bhatti is back with same old wife of "Flop Show' but a brand new IAS saala in "Thank you Jijaji'. It's a comedy series based on real life jija-saala equation.Jaspal ... Read more...

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Thief hits campaign trail - with success (Poll Prattle)


April 9th, 2009 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) Deteriorating law and order situation is one of the campaign issues the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has been vociferous about in Goa. And one leader at ... Read more...

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Jaspal Bhatti’s Recession party to field comedians


April 8th, 2009 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 8 (IANS) Humorist Jaspal Bhatti's newly formed Recession Party plans to field comedians from all six Lok Sabha constituencies in Mumbai. He has already launched the party in Chandigarh and will ... Read more...

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Jaspal Bhatti wants quota for fools!


April 1st, 2009 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 31 (IANS) On the eve of All Fools' Day April 1, noted humorist Jaspal Bhatti Tuesday sought reservation of seats in parliament and other institutions for fools in the country. "There ... Read more...

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Satirist Jaspal Bhatti to field candidate from Amritsar for LS polls


March 18th, 2009 - 9:05 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinAmritsar, March 18 (ANI): At a time when all political parties are announcing their lists of candidates for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, the recently formed party ... Read more...

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Jaspal Bhatti to contest polls… Wants to be PM!


March 16th, 2009 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 16 (IANS) Sounding his election bugle with a colourful brass band in tow here, comedian-actor Jaspal Bhatti Monday announced that he would contest the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections with ... Read more...

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India to have its own take on the Razzies


February 26th, 2009 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) In a spin-off from Hollywood's Golden Raspbery Awards (also known as the Razzies) which recognises the worst in cinema, India will have its own version of the ... Read more...

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‘Nach Baliye 4′ contestants to take to air, literally!


October 14th, 2008 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 14 (IANS) In order to keep viewer interest alive, participants of the fourth season of dance reality show "Nach Baliye" will shake a leg on a Jet Airways aircraft in ... Read more...

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Arjun Rampal, Karisma Kapoor debut as judges on reality show


October 1st, 2008 - 1:04 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 30(IANS) Bollywood actor Arjun Rampal, who created waves with his performance in “Rock On”, will be seen as one of the judges of popular dance reality TV show “Nach Baliye”. ... Read more...

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