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Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra mourns loss of mother


September 10th, 2012 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) Filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra is mourning the loss of his mother, who passed away after prolonged illness.Mehra's mother Annapurna passed away Saturday night here. ... Read more...

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I’m stylish, not sexy: Sonam Kapoor


August 9th, 2012 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 9 (IANS) Bollywood fashionista Sonam Kapoor says she is considered stylish, but she doesn't think she is sexy."I have only been called stylish till now. I can only ... Read more...

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‘Police did not intervene in July 18 violence’


July 31st, 2012 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, July 31 (IANS) The SIT, probing the July 18 violence at Maruti's Manesar plant, includes same police officers who were on the spot on the crucial day and allegedly ... Read more...

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Uddhav Thackeray to undergo angioplasty Friday


July 20th, 2012 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 19 (IANS) Shiv Sena executive president Uddhav Thackeray, who has been suffering from chest pains the past one week, will undergo an angioplasty in Bandra's Lilavati Hospital ... Read more...

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Uddhav Thackeray had chest pain since four days


July 17th, 2012 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 17 (IANS) Shiv Sena executive president Uddhav Thackeray had been suffering from chest pain since Friday before he was rushed to Bandra's Lilavati Hospital Monday, party mouthpiece ... Read more...

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‘Education City’ emerges in Chhattisgarh’s Maoist zone


July 16th, 2012 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, July 16 (IANS) It lies at the heart of the Maoist badlands in Chhattisgarh but is now set to acquire the tag of Education City with the creation ... Read more...

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Songs are becoming like jingles: Prasoon Joshi (Interview)


July 12th, 2012 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) Songs are becoming more like advertising jingles, says ad-man and lyricist Prasoon Joshi who feels that he is dealing with a "very distracted generation" ... Read more...

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Playing Nehru in ‘… Milkha Bhaag’ huge responsibility: Dalip Tahil (Lead, correcting spelling of name)


June 21st, 2012 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 21 (IANS) After playing various character roles in Bollywood masala movies, Dalip Tahil will be seen as Jawaharlal Nehru in Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's "Bhag Milkha Bhag". He says ... Read more...

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Playing Nehru in ‘… Milkha Bhaag’ huge responsibility: Dilip Tahil


June 21st, 2012 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 21 (IANS) After playing various character roles in Bollywood masala movies, Dalip Tahil will will be seen as Jawaharlal Nehru in Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's "Bhag Milkha Bhag". He ... Read more...

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Bollywood values costume designing more now: National Award winner


April 24th, 2012 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 24 (IANS) Having worked with top-of-the-line film directors in Bollywood, costume designer and actor Dolly Ahluwalia Tewari feels her craft is more valued in the film industry ... Read more...

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More painful times ahead for Farhan!


April 13th, 2012 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 13 (IANS) Essaying the role of an athlete is not easy. After undertaking a rigorous regime to get into the character of Milkha Singh, Farhan Akhtar will ... Read more...

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I’d like to write an autobiography some day: Sonam


April 6th, 2012 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 6 (IANS) Actress Sonam Kapoor, who is known for style statements, is a voracious reader and would like to pen down her autobiography some day."You know I ... Read more...

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Sonam mum on film with Dhanush (Movie Snippets)


March 24th, 2012 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 24 (IANS) The industry is abuzz with news of Sonam Kapoor's pairing with southern star Dhanush in "Raanjhanaa", but the actress prefers to keep mum on the ... Read more...

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Four elected unopposed to Rajya Sabha from Karnataka


March 22nd, 2012 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 22 (IANS) Four candidates, including two from Karnataka's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and one from the opposition Congress were declared elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha, ... Read more...

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Stylists make everyone look the same: Sonam


March 21st, 2012 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 21 (IANS) Sonam Kapoor, known for her unique fashion style, believes that the trend of hiring stylists means that everyone looks the same."All are hiring stylists now ... Read more...

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Farhan best for ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’, says Milkha (Movie Snippets)


February 24th, 2012 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 24 (IANS) Athlete Milkha Singh is happy that actor Farhan Akhtar is playing the lead part in "Bhaag Milkha Bhaag", a biopic on his life."In my initial ... Read more...

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Hope to revive popularity of comics: Director Abhishek Sharma (Interview)


February 21st, 2012 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Filmmaker Abhishek Sharma, who made the critically acclaimed movie "Tere Bin Laden", has turned into a writer of comic strips with "Munkeeman" and hopes ... Read more...

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Myanmar’s democracy aids in better ties, trade: India


February 15th, 2012 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) As Myanmar moves forward with its democratisation process, India Wednesday said the new civilian dispensation in its neighbouring country was paving the way for furthering ... Read more...

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‘India, Vietnam need to improve trade to counter China’


February 14th, 2012 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) India needs to aggressively develop its trade ties with Vietnam to take bilateral relations to the next level, particularly, to counter the increasing presence of ... Read more...

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‘Tere Bin Laden’ director turns comic book writer


February 13th, 2012 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) Director Abhishek Sharma, who helmed critically acclaimed "Tere Bin Laden", has turned author with his first graphic novel "Munkeeman".The graphic novel is said to be ... Read more...

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Superb action sequences fail to save badly scripted ‘AK 56′ (Kannada Movie Review)


February 12th, 2012 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Film: AK 56; Cast: Siddhanth, Shirin, Sharat Babu, Sumalatha, Suchayeendra Prasad, Ambareesh, Shobharaj, Lokanath, Atul Kulkarni, Sathya and Kote Prabhakar; Director: N. omprakash Rao; Composer: Abhiman Roy; Producer: Sidhdhanth; Camera: Manohar; ... Read more...

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Bollywood very friendly, accepting: Aditi Rao Hydari


February 11th, 2012 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) She started off with supporting roles and now with "London, Paris, New York", Aditi Rao Hydari is set for her first lead role. The actress ... Read more...

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Milkha Singh to help Farhan recreate his life on screen


February 4th, 2012 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 4 (IANS) Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's most ambitious project "Bhaag Milkha Bhaag", starring Farhan Akhtar, is set to go floors this month and athlete Milkha Singh, who is the ... Read more...

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Missing nurse case: CBI quizzes arrested legislator’s mother


January 31st, 2012 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 31 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Tuesday quizzed a Congress legislator's mother and some of his other relatives in the disappearance of Rajasthan government nurse Bhanwari ... Read more...

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Shooting ‘Lakshya’ in Ladakh changed me: Farhan Akhtar


January 28th, 2012 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 28 (IANS) Filmmaker Farhan Akhtar has traveled places for his films. Be it Goa for "Dil Chahta Hai", Ladakh for "Lakshya" or Spain for "Zindagi Na Milegi ... Read more...

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Nothing wrong with western influence: Sonam Kapoor


January 24th, 2012 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 24 (IANS) While the Indian youth faces criticism for aping the west, young actress Sonam Kapoor says she finds nothing wrong with it as good values are ... Read more...

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Sonam wary of ‘youth style icon’ tag


January 23rd, 2012 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 23 (IANS) Stylish actress Sonam Kapoor is fearful of being called a fashion icon for the youth as she feels the tag comes with a lot of responsibilities."It's ... Read more...

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Farhan urges youth to vote


January 20th, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 20 (IANS) As Mumbai's civic body elections are lined up for later this year, filmmaker-actor Farhan Akhtar, known for his youth-centric dramas, has reached out to his ... Read more...

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One more arrested in Bhanwari case


January 17th, 2012 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
Jodhpur, Jan 17 (IANS) One more accused in the disappearance of Rajasthan nurse Bhanwari Devi was arrested by the CBI Tuesday, taking the number of arrests in the case ... Read more...

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Boman game for ‘Munnabhai 3′ (Movie Snippets)


January 13th, 2012 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 13 (IANS) Actor Boman Irani, who made people laugh in the "Munnabhai" series, says he would love to be a part of the third film in the ... Read more...

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Missing nurse case: CBI quizzes Maderna in jail


January 3rd, 2012 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
Jodhpur, Jan 3 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Tuesday quizzed sacked Rajasthan minister Mahipal Maderna in a jail here in the case of missing nurse Bhanwari Devi, sources ... Read more...

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Missing nurse case: Legislator sent to judicial custody


January 2nd, 2012 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
Jodhpur, Jan 2 (IANS) A court here Monday remanded to judicial custody till Jan 16 Congress legislator Malkhan Singh Bishnoi, arrested in the case of missing nurse Bhanwari Devi, officials ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro attracts filmmakers for shooting, promotion


December 31st, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) The Delhi Metro not just changed the way people commute in the city, but also gave Indian filmmakers a new spot to shoot and ... Read more...

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It’s time for a break: Farhan Akhtar (Movie Snippets)


December 30th, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) After a heavy year with "Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara" and "Don 2: The King Is Back", Farhan Akhtar is more than glad to take ... Read more...

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Abhishek’s survival tips for Sonam


December 23rd, 2011 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 23 (IANS) Six films-old actress Sonam Kapoor has been recieving useful professional tips to survive in Bollywood, thanks to her "Players" co-star, Abhishek Bachchan, who has spent ... Read more...

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