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Gear up for romance, comedy, thriller this Friday (IANS Preview)


July 31st, 2012 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) There will be a treat for cinegoers this weekend. From romantic film "Yeh Jo Mohabbat Hai" to erotic thriller in "Jism 2", from comedy ... Read more...

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Are you an expensive surgeon, Rajesh Khanna asked (Lead, with correction in second para)


July 25th, 2012 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) "I hope you are not a very expensive heart surgeon, I may need your services some day!"This was Rajesh Khanna's prayer to cardiac surgeon Mukesh ... Read more...

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Are you an expensive surgeon, Rajesh Khanna asked (With Image)


July 25th, 2012 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) "I hope you are not a very expensive heart surgeon, I may need your services some day!"This was Rajesh Khanna's prayer to cardiologist Mukesh Hariawala ... Read more...

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‘Yeh Jo Mohabbat hai’ a modern love story: Ashim Samanta


June 21st, 2012 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 20 (IANS) Producer Ashim Samanta is set to continue the legacy of Aradhana Films with his upcoming romantic flick "Yeh Jo Mohabbat hai".This will be his son, ... Read more...

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100 pandals, galaxy of stars - Mumbai ready for Durga Puja


September 30th, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 30 (IANS) Star-studded Durga Puja festivities are set to begin in Mumbai and its suburbs at 100 marquees this year, with themes ranging from Anna Hazare's anti-corruption ... Read more...

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Looking forward to ‘Amar Prem’ remake, says Deepika


October 9th, 2010 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Oct 9 (IANS) A filmmaker known for his epic vision and grand spectacles is planning to remake Shakti Samanta's 1971 classic "Amar Prem". And Deepika Padukone ... Read more...

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The Item Girl Fixation


February 12th, 2010 - 3:27 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Feb 12, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): While Bollywood has come a long way in its evolution since the turn of the millennium; the decade has certainly belonged to the ubiquitous item number. The ... Read more...

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Gulshan alive in words of ‘Mere desh ki dharti’: Manoj Kumar


August 9th, 2009 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Aug 9 (IANS) Actor-filmmaker Manoj Kumar remembers Gulshan Bawra as a true friend and says he is alive in every word of the song "Mere desh ki ... Read more...

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Amitabh enjoys gondola ride after 30 years


May 8th, 2009 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
By Arpana Macau (China), May 8 (IANS) It was in 1979 that Amitabh Bachchan enjoyed a gondola ride on the famed waterways of Venice for a song sequence in a Hindi film ... Read more...

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I will miss Shaktida so much:Sharmila Tagore


April 10th, 2009 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K Jha Mumbai, April 10 (IANS) The image of the coy beauty seated primly in a makeshift kotha singing "Raina beeti jaye" in Lata Mangeshkar's soulful voice pervades our senses as ... Read more...

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Bollywood will miss wizard of entertainment Shakti Samanta (Obituary)


April 10th, 2009 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Jivraj Burman Mumbai, April 10 (IANS) Bollywood has lost another veteran filmmaker in Shakti Samanta, known as the wizard of entertainment after giving pure entertainers like "An Evening in Paris" and ... Read more...

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Bollywood on song: the whopping price tag (The second of a two-part series on Hindi film songs)


June 6th, 2008 - 9:10 am ICT by IANS
By Jivraj Burman Mumbai, June 6 (IANS) Once playback singing was in place in Hindi films, elaborate filming of the numbers caught the fancy of filmmakers. The process has come to be called ... Read more...

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