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Pulkit dons transformed look for ‘Fukrey’


September 21st, 2012 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 21 (IANS) Actor Pulkit Samrat, who made his Bollywood debut as a rugged, Punjabi boy in "Bittoo Boss", is undergoing complete transformation for his next movie "Fukrey".The film, ... Read more...

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Writer Niranjan Iyengar: Script is spine of every film (With Images)


September 14th, 2012 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) Niranjan Iyenger, who has penned the script for movies like "Fashion" and "Kal Ho Naa Ho", says a writer is the backbone of any ... Read more...

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Nargis Fakhri is HCL Infosystems’ brand ambassador


August 31st, 2012 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) Upcoming Bollywood actress Nargis Fakhri has been signed on by HCL Infosystems Ltd., India's premier hardware, services and ICT systems integration and distribution company, as ... Read more...

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Nargis Fakhri to endorse HCL’s computing products (With Images)


August 31st, 2012 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) "Rockstar" actress Nargis Fakhri has signed on as brand ambassador of HCL Infosystems's computing products.As part of the deal, Nargis has done a photo shoot ... Read more...

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‘Shiva’ - an ordinary affair (Kannada Movie Review)


August 25th, 2012 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Shiva"; Producer: K.P.Srikanth, Kantharaj; Director: Om Prakash Rao; Cast: Shivarajkumar, Ragini, Ravishankar, Ravi Kale, Rangayana Raghu, Gurudatt, Shobharaj, Bullet Prakash; Music: Guru Kiran; Camera: Sathya Hegde; Rating: **Director Om Prakash ... Read more...

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‘…Milkha Bhaag’ shooting to resume after summer break


July 6th, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 6 (IANS) As north India has been reeling under scorching heat, producer-director Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra has decided to halt the shooting of "Bhaag Milkha Bhaag" saying that ... Read more...

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Ronit Roy gives up alcohol for ‘ogle-worthy physique’


May 28th, 2012 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 28 (IANS) Rishi Kapoor plays a gay dean who's attracted to the sports coach in Karan Johar's "Student Of The Year". What comes as surprise is Ronit ... Read more...

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‘Katari Veera Sura Sundaraangi’ paisa vasool movie (Kannada Movie Review)


May 11th, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Katari Veera Sura Sundaraangi"; Cast: Rebel Star Ambareesh, Real Star Upendra, Ramya, Doddanna, Sridhar, Tennis Krishna, Ajay and others; Director: Suresh Krishna; Producer: Munirathna; Dialogue-Writer: Upendra; Composer: Hari Krishna; Camera: ... Read more...

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Chuck white this summer, don coloured accessories


May 3rd, 2012 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) Summer means dressing up in white or beige cotton clothes with minimal accessories. But fashion experts say it creates a boring look and suggest shoes, ... Read more...

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Filmmakers line up biopics - with Bollywood twist (Feature)


April 30th, 2012 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 30 (IANS) The commercial success of "The Dirty Picture" gave new life to biopics. Bollywood has now lined up a slew of real people's real stories, though ... Read more...

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Now, Archana Kochhar designs for metrosexual men (With Image)


April 5th, 2012 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) It seems like designing for men is the latest trend among female designers. Archana Kochhar is the latest to join the list, which aleady has ... Read more...

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Anushka Sharma named brand icon of the year


March 13th, 2012 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, March 13 (IANS) Anushka Sharma's rising popularity in Bollywood is there for all to see, but the actress is also making waves in the brand endorsement arena. The "Band ... Read more...

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A rare film that can claim to be a game-changer (IANS Hindi Film Review)


March 8th, 2012 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Kahaani"; Starring: Vidya Balan, Parambrata Chattopadhyay, Nawazuddin Siddiqui; Directed by: Sujoy Ghosh; Rating: ****This is a great time to be a movie buff. Within a week of "Paan Singh ... Read more...

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‘Lucky’ - not so lucky in content (Kannada Movie Review)


February 26th, 2012 - 1:10 am ICT by IANS
Film: "Lucky"; Cast: Yash, Ramya, Sharan, Sadhu Kokila, Padmavasanthi, M.N. Lakshmi Devi; Producer: Radhika Kumaraswamy; Screenplay-Director: Suri; Story: Ghouse Peer; Music: Arjun Janya; Rating: **1/2The star cast of the film ... Read more...

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Cognizant expands its Kochi operations


February 7th, 2012 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 7 (IANS) Cognizant, a NASDAQ-listed, US-headquartered provider of information technology, is expanding its operations in Kerala by leasing 15 acres of land at the Kochi Infopark campus.The company ... Read more...

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Why does censor board love Karan Johar?


January 28th, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 28 (IANS) The censor board loves Karan Johar. The filmmaker not only happily toned down the violent content of his latest production "Agneepath" as per the censor ... Read more...

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Sony Music acquires rights of ‘London, Paris, New York’


January 25th, 2012 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) The music rights of romantic comedy "London, Paris, New York" have been reserved by Sony Music. All seven songs in the album have been written, ... Read more...

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Salman, SRK named most profitable actors


January 7th, 2012 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 7 (IANS) Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan have been named the most profitable actors of the Hindi film industry in India and abroad respectively by ETC ... Read more...

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Neil excited about big screen love story (Movie Snippets)


December 26th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) He may be single in real life, but actor Neil Nitin Mukesh is upbeat about his "first ever all-out love story" on big screen ... Read more...

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No unanimity on hiking FDI in print media: Minister


December 20th, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) The government Tuesday said there was no unanimity on hiking foreign direct investment (FDI) in the print media from the existing 26 percent and ... Read more...

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‘A celebrity’s life is a vicious cycle’ (With Images)


November 29th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) She almost gets into the shoes of a Bollywood celebrity's life when she takes their biggest fans on a day's tour for "Live My Life" ... Read more...

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Hindu-Muslim celebration comes alive with kites


October 27th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 27 (IANS) Hundreds of kites fluttered over the Lucknow sky, particularly in the old city, as Hindus and Muslims joined hands to bring alive a legacy of the ... Read more...

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Bollywood people not very stylish: Kangana


October 11th, 2011 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Actress Kangana Ranaut, who walked for designer Shantanu Goenka at the ongoing Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WIFW) Monday, says the people in Bollywood are ... Read more...

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Innovators from across India awarded


August 12th, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) Vijay Bhaskar Reddy left his high flying job in a leading multinational company in Bangalore to help farmers troubled by erratic power and water supply. ... Read more...

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Exquisite jewellery with Bollywood glam sums up IIJW (Review)


August 5th, 2011 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 5 (IANS) While jewellery was in focus at the second season of the five-day India International Jewellery Week (IIJW), the Bollywood quotient grabbed more eyeballs for the ... Read more...

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India-Pakistan ties: More than good looks needed (Comment)


July 30th, 2011 - 11:58 am ICT by IANS
Every new initiative to improve India-Pakistan relations generates a faint stirring of hope. If anything, it underlines the deep desire for peace between the people of the two countries. If the ... Read more...

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Air India confident of Boeing-787 induction by year-end


July 17th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) National carrier Air India Sunday said that it is confident of inducting the Boeing-787 Dreamliner, that was here on a demonstration flight, by year-end."We now ... Read more...

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‘Police Story-3′ is a disappointment (Kannada Film Review)


July 9th, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Film: Police Story-3; Cast: Sudeep (in a special role), Thriller Manju, Sathya Prakash, Sadhu Kokila, Bullet Prakash, Neha Patil and others; Director: Thriller Manju and six other directors; Producer: Shivanand; Camera: ... Read more...

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‘Delhi Belly’ toned down in Hindi


June 29th, 2011 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 29 (IANS) "Delhi Belly", possibly Aamir Khan's most irreverent film to date, got less flamboyant in language and content.The most off-colour jokes, gags and dialogues about conception, ... Read more...

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Imran, Aamir together on screen for the first time


June 9th, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 9 (IANS) The latest trailer of "Delhi Belly", to come out July 19, will bring together Aamir and Imran Khan for the first time in a mock-argument ... Read more...

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Volleyball: Chennai spike Yanam for title


June 8th, 2011 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 8 (IANS) Chennai Spikers literally pulled a rabbit out of the hat as they defeated Yanam Tigers 25-23, 25-19, 25-19, which enabled them edge out Maratha Warriors on ... Read more...

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Movies, business, fitness, feminism on bookshelf (IANS Books This Week)


June 2nd, 2011 - 11:05 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) One of the best ways to chill out in summer is with a book and here is a pile that provokes and excites:1. "Flashback: My ... Read more...

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‘Dirty Picture’ could be India’s ‘Boogie Nights’: Ekta Kapoor


May 16th, 2011 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) Saucy, sensational and shocking - that's how producer Ekta Kapoor defines her most special project "Dirty Picture", which she feels could be touted as ... Read more...

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Hegde to take a final call on quitting Lokpal panel tomorrow


April 22nd, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 22 (ANI): Former Supreme Court Judge N. Santosh Hegde on Friday said that he would take a decision on quitting the joint drafting committee on the Lokpal Bill tomorrow."The ... Read more...

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Sabyasachi draws curtains on LFW day 1 sans Rani, Vidya


March 12th, 2011 - 3:57 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 12 (IANS) Sabyasachi Mukherjee concluded day one of the Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) with a collection inspired by Aircel's corporate social responsibility project "Save The Tiger", but ... Read more...

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