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Critical art writing has to be accessible: Experts


January 27th, 2012 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Does art writing need to change to suit the fickle intellectual attention span of the audience in an age of multi-cultural and multi-dimensional media?"New art ... Read more...

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Anupam most romantic man, says wife Kirron Kher


January 4th, 2012 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 4 (IANS) Anupam Kher is "the most romantic man I ever met in my life", revealed Kirron Kher at the launch of the actor's book "The Best ... Read more...

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Bollywood hails Anna’s victory


August 29th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 29 (IANS) Bollywood veterans like Shabana Azmi, Mahesh Bhatt and Pritish Nandy and younger artistes like Farhan Akhtar and R. Madhavan are ecstatic about social activist Anna ... Read more...

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Bollywood gung-ho over Hazare’s victory


April 9th, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) While the whole nation erupted in joy as veteran Gandhian Anna Hazare broke his 97-hour fast, the Bollywood tweeting brigade rolled up its sleeves ... Read more...

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Remo abandons Vashu Bhagnani for next film?


April 9th, 2011 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 9 (IANS) After the surprise success of "F.A.L.T.U.", everyone associated with the film, including director Remo d'Souza, is talking about a sequel but there remains a question mark ... Read more...

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Anna Hazare calls for ‘Jail Bharo’ campaign on April 13 (Lead)


April 8th, 2011 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) As his fast-unto-death against corruption entered the fourth day Friday and talks with the government stalled on some points, social activist Anna Hazare asked ... Read more...

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Bollywood wants real life to follow reel life, supports Hazare campaign


April 8th, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/Mumbai, Apr 8 (ANI): Bollywood fraternity has come out in full support of social activist Anna Hazare, who is continuing his fast-unto-death for the fourth day today to push the ... Read more...

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Fight corruption in real life too: Anupam Kher


April 8th, 2011 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) Coming out in support of social activist Anna Hazare's fight against corruption, Bollywood actor Anupam Kher Friday said that corruption has to be fought ... Read more...

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‘Jail Bharo’ campaign from April 12: Anna Hazare


April 8th, 2011 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) As his fast-unto-death entered the fourth day here Friday, social activist Anna Hazare asked supporters to court arrest April 12 under a 'Jail Bharo ... Read more...

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I want Gulzar saab to write poems for me: Katrina


January 28th, 2011 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 28 (IANS) She is one of the most beautiful women in Hindi film industry, but surprisingly no one has ever written any romantic poems for Katrina Kaif, who believes love ... Read more...

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Pritish Nandy returns to poetry after 25 years


January 28th, 2011 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 28 (IANS) Multifaceted Pritish Nandy, who has been a painter, journalist, politician, animal activist and film producer, returns to his first love poetry after 25 years and released his ... Read more...

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Exhibition on Anupam Kher a star-studded affair


September 8th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 8 (IANS) An exhibition of paintings depicting the highs and lows of actor Anupam Kher saw the who's who of Bollywood turning up. The actor's new company was also ... Read more...

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Improve competition section, suggests panel on IFFI


August 25th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) Enhancing the competition section and introducing new awards are among the recommendations made by an expert committee headed by filmmaker Pritish Nandy on upgrading the International ... Read more...

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Expert Committee calls for upgrading IFFI to International Standards


August 25th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.25 (ANI): An expert committee comprising well-known personalities of film and entertainment world and officials on Wednesday presented its report to Ambika Soni with its recommendations suggesting upgrading International ... Read more...

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Pritish Nandy Communication’s (PNC) Ek Tho Chance and Saluun win top awards at 43rd WorldFest Houston 2010


May 13th, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 13, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):It's celebration time at PNC! Two PNC films, Ek Tho Chance and Saluun have won top honours at the 43rd Worldfest Houston, one of the oldest and ... Read more...

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‘Fatso’ invited to Los Angeles film fest


February 17th, 2010 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 17(IANS) Pritish Nandy Communication's "Fatso", a romantic comedy featuring Ranvir Shourey, Gul Panag and Purab Kohli, has been invited to participate at the 2010 Indian Film Festival of Los ... Read more...

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Mera item number great hai- Shamir Tandon!


February 11th, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Feb 11, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): After stupendous success of "Daata Sunle' from the much acknowledged movie "Jail', Shamir is now proving a point that work knows no bounds.With his upcoming films ... Read more...

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Tweeting journalists Sanghvi, Nandy say they will file RTI questioning Padma award for Chatwal


January 27th, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan.27 (ANI): Noted journalists Vir Sanghvi and Pritish Nandy have revealed that they will be jointly filing a Right To Information (RTI) application with the Central Information Commission (CIC) ... Read more...

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Shah Rukh pitches for hockey team


January 9th, 2010 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) Superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who played a motivating hockey coach in "Chak De! India", has now expressed solidarity with the country's hockey team, which boycotted a ... Read more...

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I adore Sushmita Sen: Pritish Nandy


January 8th, 2010 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Filmmaker Pritish Nandy is all praises for actress Sushmita Sen and says he is extremely excited about watching her just released film "Dulha Mil Gaya". "I adore ... Read more...

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Panels formed to raise profile of National Film Awards, IFFI


December 10th, 2009 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 10 (IANS) The information and broadcasting ministry Thursday announced the setting up of two panels comprising eminent film personalities to raise the profile of National Film Awards (NFA)and ... Read more...

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Ryan Foundation organizes Mumbai International Children’s Film Festival


September 14th, 2009 - 5:44 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Every teacher has a special way of teaching, but some go on to define it. Desiring to introduce an ever-evolving education system, Madam Grace moved further to redefine the way children learn. ... Read more...

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Jay Sean plans to Steal Piggy chops


July 14th, 2009 - 12:15 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Well Kareena recently said that twittering and computers are only for people who have no work to do, while commenting on Pritish Nandy's rude remarks on her and Kambhakkt Ishq made ... Read more...

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What happens to Shiney Ahuja’s ‘Hitman’?


June 18th, 2009 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, June 18 (IANS) The turn of events in Shiney Ahuja's life has put a question mark over the actor's future projects - one of them is ... Read more...

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Could Shiney Ahuja Be Guilty? Filmakers React


June 17th, 2009 - 2:15 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Subhash K JhaMahesh Bhatt: "The news has shocked and shamed us. The Shiny we at Vishesh Films worked with in Gangter and Woh Lamhe is not the demon that surfaced ... Read more...

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Shiney Ahuja Spoke To Subhash K Jha On Saturday At 5 Pm


June 16th, 2009 - 5:03 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Shiney is appalled by all the tales of his relay-run-ins and coldwars with his leading ladies. "I don't know where they start and I don't care where they end. For me ... Read more...

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11 Maharashtra MPs under-utilised development funds: CAG


June 12th, 2009 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 12 (IANS) A government watchdog's report has named 11 sitting and former MPs from Maharashtra, including singer Lata Mangeshkar and actress Hema Malini, for under-utilising development funds, an official release ... Read more...

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Solidarity over revenue sharing bound to yield results: Bollywood


April 9th, 2009 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, April 9 (IANS) The entire Hindi film fraternity - from Shah Rukh Khan and Aamir Khan to Farhan Akhtar, Sanjay Gupta and Pritish Nandy - feels that ... Read more...

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To ‘Taare Zameen Par’, with best wishes from Bollywood


September 24th, 2008 - 9:46 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 24 (IANS) Aamir Khan's acclaimed directorial debut "Taare Zameen Par" is India's official entry to the Oscars this year and many in Bollywood, including Naseeruddin Shah and Amitabh Bachchan, have ... Read more...

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Mandira Bedi excited about dancing on TV show


July 31st, 2008 - 10:08 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) After proving herself as an actor and an anchor on the small screen, Mandira Bedi is now all set to shake a leg for Star Plus's special ... Read more...

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Shivaji statue proposal welcomed by Mumbaikars


June 4th, 2008 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 4 (IANS) The state government's decision to install a 300-feet statue of Shivaji in the Arabian Sea off Mumbai has been largely welcomed by residents and political parties alike. Lauding ... Read more...

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