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Badami makes Akshay sentimental (Movie Snippets)


February 8th, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 8 (IANS) Akshay Kumar is shooting the climax of his forthcoming film "Rowdy Rathore" at Badami village and says he will miss the place once the shoot ... Read more...

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Pandit Jasraj sings in Antarctica


January 22nd, 2012 - 3:08 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 21 (IANS) In a rare achievement, noted classical singer Pandit Jasraj, who is 82, gave a performance at the South Pole, becoming the first Indian to do so.The ... Read more...

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President, vice president, PM condole Dev Anand’s death


December 4th, 2011 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil, Vice President Hamid Ansari, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and several other political leaders Sunday condoled the demise of veteran actor Dev ... Read more...

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Punjab village mourns its son who never returned


December 4th, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Pathankot (Punjab), Dec 4 (IANS) The nondescript village of Gharota in Punjab's newest district of Pathankot has never forgotten its most famous resident - legendary film actor Dev Anand.It is ... Read more...

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Shammi Kapoor, ever the loveable Bollywood ‘junglee’ (Obituary)


August 14th, 2011 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) He could "yahoo" like a "junglee" with roguish aplomb, make girls swoon with his wild dancing and romancing, and not many may know that the much loved ... Read more...

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Legendary film director Sidney Lumet dies at 86


April 10th, 2011 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 10 (ANI): Sidney Lumet, the award-winning American director of acclaimed films such as 'Network', 'Serpico,' and '12 Angry Men', has passed away. He was 86.His stepdaughter Leslie Gimbel said ... Read more...

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I want to be a bankable actor: Nilesh Sahay (Interview)


February 9th, 2011 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Dibyojyoti Baksi Mumbai Feb 9 (IANS) Nilesh Sahai has a legendary film legacy with greats like Sunil Dutt and Nargis as his grand uncle and aunt, respectively, and the newcomer, who ... Read more...

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Preview Of ‘Yamla Pagla Deewana’: Deols Will Rock This Time!


January 13th, 2011 - 2:43 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Film: Yamla Pagla DeewanaDirector: Samir KarnikCast: Dharmendra, Sunny Deol, Bobby Deol, Kulraj RandhawaGenre: Comedy-DramaDirector Samir Karnik has properly mixed the action of Sunny, romance of Bobby and comic avatar of ... Read more...

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Russia confers top award on Roerich trust head


January 6th, 2011 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) Russia has honoured Indologist Alena Adamkova with the Order of Friendship for her role in preserving the heritage of iconic Russian painter Nicolas Roerich and for promoting ... Read more...

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Sudeep To Star In The Kannada Film Vishnuvardhana


June 30th, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 30, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Kannada star, Sudeep, who has also acted in many Bollywood films, has been signed as a star in the film Vishnuvardhana. Veteran actor and film ... Read more...

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On Satyajit Ray’s trail in Bengal (Lead)


June 9th, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) For the fans of the legendary Satyajit Ray the world over, here's a treat. They will soon be able to visit the locations of some of his ... Read more...

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Satyajit Ray Trail project in West Bengal to be priortised


June 9th, 2010 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) The tourism ministry will priortise the Rs.50 crore Satyajit Ray Trail project to develop the sites of his famous films shot in West Bengal as tourist attractions, ... Read more...

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Harishchandrachi Factory on eve of 141th anniversary of legendary Dada Saheb Phalke


April 27th, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 27, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Shivsena Chitrapat Shakha's Chief Sangram Shirke organized a special screening of Marathi Film "Harishchandrachi Factory" on eve of 141th anniversary of legendary film maker Dada Saheb Phalke ... Read more...

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Judd Nelson Pays Tribute To John Hughes


March 8th, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Los Angeles, March 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Amidst the glamorous and dazzling star studded evening of the 82nd Annual Academy Awards, a tribute was paid to the legendary film director John ... Read more...

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Tripura tableau resonates with S.D. Burman music


January 26th, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 26 (IANS) The haunting strains of "Sun Mere Bandhu Re" rent the air as the Tripura tableau rolled down Rajpath at the Republic Day parade here, paying tribute to ... Read more...

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Taiwanese film wins Golden Peacock award at IFFI


December 3rd, 2009 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 3 (IANS) Taiwanese film "I Can't Live Without You" was awarded the prestigious Golden Peacock for best film at the 40th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) at the festival's ... Read more...

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Martin Scorsese to get the Cecil B DeMille Award


November 14th, 2009 - 12:34 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Nov 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Martin Scorsese is to be honored with a lifetime achievement honor, the prestigious Cecil B. DeMille Award at the upcoming 67th annual Golden Globe Awards show ... Read more...

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Railways to build museum on Satyajit Ray


October 16th, 2009 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 15 (IANS) Indian Railways will build a museum housing rare films and memorabilia of legendary film-maker Satyajit Ray, it was announced here Thursday. The museum will be a part of ... Read more...

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Hospital, stadium: Mamata’s tribute to Bengal’s celluloid fraternity


August 22nd, 2009 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 22 (IANS) The Metro Railway will set up a 75-bed hospital here, to be named after celebrated film-maker Tapan Sinha, Railways Minister Mamata Banerjee announced Saturday. Banerjee also announced that ... Read more...

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Simon Cowell to remake ‘Saturday Night Fever’


June 10th, 2009 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 10 (IANS) Music mogul Simon Cowell is all set to make a remake of the 1977 classic "Saturday Night Fever". Cowell has been in negotiations for weeks with legendary film producer ... Read more...

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Simon Cowell to remake ‘Saturday Night Fever’


June 10th, 2009 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
London, June 9 (IANS) Music mogul Simon Cowell is on the verge of nailing a deal for the big-screen remake of John Travolta starrer disco movie "Saturday Night Fever". Cowell has been in ... Read more...

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Simon Cowell planning remake of ‘Saturday Night Fever’?


June 9th, 2009 - 12:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 9 (ANI): Simon Cowell is reportedly planning a remake of classic movie 'Saturday Night Fever'.He has been in talks with legendary film producer Robert Stigwood, who owns the rights ... Read more...

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Royal friend Dev Anand to visit Kathmandu


May 8th, 2008 - 2:21 pm ICT by admin
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, May 8 (IANS) As Nepal's cornered King Gyanendra awaits a countdown to the abolition of his crown, will his last days in the endangered royal palace be livened up ... Read more...

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