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Grandson Aarav lights Rajesh Khanna’s pyre


July 19th, 2012 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 19 (IANS) Nine-year-old grandson Aarav lit Rajesh Khanna's pyre Thursday at the Vile Parle cremetorium, said a close family friend."Aarav lit the pyre and Akshay Kumar (Rajesh ... Read more...

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Thousands gather to bid adieu to Kaka


July 19th, 2012 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 19 (IANS) Braving the rain, thousand of fans gathered at Bollywood's first superstar Rajesh Khanna's home to be part of their icon's funeral procession here Thursday.The ... Read more...

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Pakistani PM condoles Rajesh Khanna’s death


July 18th, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 18 (IANS) Pakistani Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf Wednesday expressed his condolences on the death of renowned Bollywood actor Rajesh Khanna.Ashraf said Rajesh Khanna was a great ... Read more...

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Rajesh Khanna, Bollywood’s first superstar, no more (Roundup)


July 18th, 2012 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 18 (IANS) Rajesh Khanna, who epitomised superstardom in Hindi cinema in the 1970s with such immortals as "Anand", "Kati Patang" and "Aradhana", left for a "nice and ... Read more...

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We will miss our first hero: Kaka’s female fans


July 18th, 2012 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) They looked up to Rajesh Khanna as an "epitome of romance", "a charmer" and as "an evergreen" hero. His death has come as a shock ... Read more...

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Rajesh Khanna’s evergreen songs


July 18th, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) It was not only Rajesh Khanna's persona that charmed audiences, but his songs were equally popular. From romantic numbers like "Mere Sapnon ki Raani", "Jai ... Read more...

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B-town mourns loss of Rajesh Khanna, the ‘phenomenon’


July 18th, 2012 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 18 (IANS) For some he defined romance on screen, for some his heart-warming performances brought tears, and for a whole lot of Bollywood celebrities Rajesh Khanna, Hindi ... Read more...

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‘Achcha to hum chalte hain’: Rajesh Khanna bids a quiet adieu (Obituary)


July 18th, 2012 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) From the dizzying heights of fame to quiet shadows behind the arclights, Rajesh Khanna's life had a theatrical sweep, almost like one of his ... Read more...

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Akshay Kumar To Pay Homage To His Ultimate Screen Idol


October 29th, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 29, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Akshay Kumar has made a secret pledge to himself. As soon as the first copy of his retro-homage to the 1970s Action Replayy is complete the ... Read more...

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Akshay Kumar Goes For Retro Night To Promote ‘Action Replayy’


October 12th, 2010 - 12:08 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 12, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): It finally happened on Saturday Night (October 9). The retro-music-and-dance night at a suburban retro club Polyester, where Akshay Kumar was deejay and played all his ... Read more...

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Akshay Kumar set to turn DJ for retro night


October 9th, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Oct 9 (IANS) It's finally happening. Akshay Kumar is all set to turn DJ at the the retro music-and-dance night at suburban retro club Polyster and ... Read more...

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Why don’t we have Holi songs nowadays?


February 25th, 2010 - 9:11 am ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) "Holi ke rang mein", "Rang barse bheege chunar wali" and "Holi khele Raghuveera" are some popular Hindi movie songs that captured the spirit of ... Read more...

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Worried Shiv Sena feels BJP afflicted by ’swine flu’


August 31st, 2009 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 31 (IANS) The Shiv Sena has expressed concern over the "deteriorating" political health of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the wake of the recent crisis in the party ... Read more...

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Prime Minister should worry about people, not us: BJP


August 30th, 2009 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Sunday said Prime Minister Manmohan Singh should focus on the drought conditions in the country and price rise rather than worrying ... Read more...

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BJP will emerge from present crisis: RSS


August 30th, 2009 - 12:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) leaders met L.K. Advani here Sunday morning and said the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) would emerge out of the present turmoil following ... Read more...

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Party colleagues put Advani on the mat on Kandahar


August 28th, 2009 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) All eyes are on veteran Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani, under attack from his colleagues who have contradicted his assertion that he did not ... Read more...

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Rajnath Singh unlikely to expel Shourie: BJP sources


August 26th, 2009 - 8:22 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.26 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Rajnath Singh is unlikely to expel noted journalist and senior leader Arun Shourie from the party, but may just issue an admonishment, ... Read more...

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Yashwant prefers silence this time (Lead)


August 26th, 2009 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Yashwant Sinha, a former finance and foreign minister, Wednesday preferred to keep mum over the recent storm in the party ... Read more...

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Shourie falls back on Gandhi in times of crisis


August 26th, 2009 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) Only when you are in public life do you get to wrestle with your soul, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Arun Shourie, in the eye of ... Read more...

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Yashwant mum on furore in BJP


August 26th, 2009 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) A vocal advocate for transparency in the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), its leader Yashwant Sinha has so far preferred to keep quiet over the churning following ... Read more...

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BJP asks Shourie for explanation on his remarks (Second Lead)


August 25th, 2009 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) While the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leadership was divided over initiating disciplinary action against senior leader Arun Shourie, who Monday created a flutter by calling his ... Read more...

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BJP issues show-cause notice to Arun Shourie


August 25th, 2009 - 9:30 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.25 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday issued show-cause notice to its disgruntled leader Arun Shourie over his outburst against the party and its leadership in the media.BJP ... Read more...

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BJP may expel Arun Shourie?


August 25th, 2009 - 4:17 pm ICT by IBNS
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IBNS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) senior leader Arun Shourie has reportedly fallen under the expulsion radar of the party after he dubbed the party's leadership acting like ‘Humpty ... Read more...

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BJP in ferment after Shourie calls it ‘kati patang’


August 24th, 2009 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday indicated it would act against party leader Arun Shourie after he described it as a "kati patang" (adrift kite). "It (BJP) ... Read more...

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Rajesh Khanna to receive IIFA lifetime achievement award


May 30th, 2009 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 30(IANS) Yesteryear's superstar Rajesh Khanna will be given the lifetime achievement award at the 10th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards in Macau next month. Rajesh, who gave hits ... Read more...

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I’ve lost a friend: Asha Parekh remembers Shakti Samanta


April 10th, 2009 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, April 10 (IANS) Asha Parekh, who did some of her most memorable roles under the direction of Shakti Samanta, says that with his death she's "lost a friend ... Read more...

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Eminent filmmaker Shakti Samanta dies


April 10th, 2009 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 9 (IANS) Veteran filmmaker Shakti Samanta died at a hospital here Thursday evening. He was 83. Samanta died at 6.30 p.m. at the Nanavati Hospital in Vile Parle, his close friend ... Read more...

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Interesting Facts and Figures : Rajesh Khanna


March 20th, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Rajesh Khanna: No rise or fall of a star has been as been quite as dramatic or spectacular as that of Rajesh Khanna. From 1969 to 1972, the Rajesh Khanna phenomenon ... Read more...

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My hospital is my life now: Asha Parekh


October 11th, 2008 - 9:17 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 11 (IANS) She is no longer seen that often on screen. But yesteryear's go-go girl Asha Parekh has big plans for the hospital named after her, the BCG Hospital aka ... Read more...

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Asha Parekh to judge a reality show


October 9th, 2008 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) Yesteryears' leading lady Asha Parekh, known for her dancing skills and spontaneous performance, will judge a dance reality show "Tyohaar Dhamaka" on entertainment ... Read more...

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B.R. Chopra honoured with ‘Phalke Ratna’ award


April 30th, 2008 - 9:14 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, April 30 (IANS) Legendary filmmaker B.R. Chopra was Wednesday conferred the Phalke Ratna award here while superstar of the 1970s Rajesh Khanna was honoured with the Phalke Legend Actor Award. The ... Read more...

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