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Filmmaker Jagmohan Mundhra dies of cardiac arrest


September 4th, 2011 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 4 (IANS) Hollywood-based Indian filmmaker Jagmohan Mundhra, who made films like "Bawandar" and "Provoked", died of cardiac arrest Sunday, a doctor said. He was 62. His last rites were ... Read more...

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Three died in mob violence in Guwahati (Lead)


June 22nd, 2011 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, June 22 (IANS) Three people, including a child, were killed and about 50 injured Wednesday as police fired at and teargassed a mob opposing an eviction drive in Assam's ... Read more...

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Now terrorists emerge from educated households: Om Puri


November 21st, 2009 - 9:20 am ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Nov 21 (IANS) Om Puri, who plays a terror mastermind in Rensil D' Silva's just released "Kurbaan", says that people with terrorist leanings ... Read more...

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Om Puri Visits Same Terror Territory Twice


November 19th, 2009 - 1:57 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Subhash K JhaRensil de Silva's much-anticipated Kurbaan is based on the London subway bombings of 7 July 2005. This is not the first film where Om plays a terrorist mastermind ... Read more...

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I play terror mastermind in ‘Kurbaan’: Om Puri


September 19th, 2009 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Veteran actor Om Puri plays a terrorist who masterminds a massive attack in the US in Rensil d'Silva's "Kurbaan" and says he has ... Read more...

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Om Puri Is The Terror Attack Mastermind In Kurbaan


September 19th, 2009 - 4:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Subhash K Jha Naseeruddin Shah ostensibly played a terror mastermind in Neeraj Pandey's A Wednesday. But finally it turned out to be the role of messiah on a mission to cleanse ... Read more...

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Films on terror don’t get shooting permission in London


February 27th, 2009 - 10:16 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 27 (IANS) Post-9/11 many Indian filmmakers experimented with the theme of terrorism. But filming them on foreign soil has become an uphill task, especially in Britain. If writer-director Renzil D'Silva had ... Read more...

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Suicide blast kills four in northwest Pakistan


February 21st, 2009 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 21 (Xinhua) At least four people were killed Saturday in a suicide car bomb attack in Pakistan's northwestern city of Dera Ismail Khan. The incident comes after Friday's bomb attack at ... Read more...

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Suicide bomb attack kills 32 in northwest Pakistan (Fifth Lead)


February 20th, 2009 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 20 (IANS) At least 32 people were killed and 85 others injured Friday in a powerful suicide bomb attack during a funeral procession in Pakistan's northwestern city of Dera Ismail ... Read more...

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Blast kills 29 at funeral in Pakistan (Fourth Lead)


February 20th, 2009 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 20 (DPA) A blast ripped through a funeral procession in north-western Pakistan Friday, killing at least 29 people and wounding dozens more, a police official said. The attack took place in ... Read more...

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Why am I still getting Mr. Bachchan’s rejects, asks Naseeruddin Shah


December 26th, 2008 - 10:10 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 26 (IANS) Naseeruddin Shah, one of the finest actors in filmdom, has a major career problem - he says he is being offered the films that are rejected by Amitabh ... Read more...

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Pakistanis share India’s pain over Mumbai attacks: Mikaal Zulfikar


December 16th, 2008 - 9:31 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 16 (IANS) Pakistani actor Mikaal Zulfikar, who played a terrorist in Britain-based Indian filmmaker Jagmohan Mundhra's controversial film "Shoot On Sight", says an average Pakistani does not endorse terrorism and ... Read more...

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Pakistani actor wants to buy home in Mumbai


December 6th, 2008 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 6 (IANS) Mikaal Zulfikar, the young actor from Lahore who plays a terrorist in Jagmohan Mundhra's "Shoot On Sight" is undettered by the Shiv Sena declaring it will not allow ... Read more...

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Pakistani actor Mikaal Zulfikar to move to Mumbai


October 29th, 2008 - 9:19 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 29 (IANS) Pakistani actor Mikaal Zulfikar, who got noticed for playing a young terrorist in Jagmohan Mundhra's "Shoot On Sight", is all set to move to Mumbai by January 2009 ... Read more...

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Mundhra’s censor troubles continue, but he’s not complaining


October 18th, 2008 - 8:43 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 18 (IANS) Most of director Jagmohan Mundhra's films have faced censorship problems and his latest "Shoot On Sight" is no exception. An "inflammatory remark" on Kashmir has been beeped out, ... Read more...

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Toll in Assam ethnic clashes mounts to 49 (Second Lead)


October 6th, 2008 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Oct 6 (IANS) The toll in ethnic clashes in Assam during the weekend has mounted to 49 and more than 100,000 people have been displaced, officials said Monday, adding that the ... Read more...

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Death toll in Assam ethnic clashes mounts to 40 (Lead)


October 6th, 2008 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Oct 6 (IANS) The death toll in weekend ethnic clashes in Assam that displaced more than 10,000 people has mounted to 40 with authorities claiming Monday that the situation is slowly ... Read more...

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Naseer replaces Amitabh in ‘Maharathi’


September 23rd, 2008 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 23 (IANS) After Jagmohan Mundhra's "Shoot On Sight", thespian Naseeruddin Shah has once again replaced Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan in the comic thriller "Maharathi", a film inspired by a hit ... Read more...

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Jagmohan Mundra’s ‘Shoot On Sight’ banned in Pakistan


September 22nd, 2008 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Jagmohan Mundra's latest movie "Shoot On Sight" has been banned in Pakistan, according a press release issued by Mundra's publicity department Monday evening.The Pakistan's Censor Board has taken ... Read more...

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Mukul Dev mimicked Naseer’s voice perfectly: Mundhra


September 18th, 2008 - 9:32 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) Britain-based filmmaker Jagmohan Mundhra says he roped in Mukul Dev to dub for Naseeruddin Shah in the Hindi version of "Shoot On Sight" after the veteran actor refused ... Read more...

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Jagmohan Mundhra’s ‘Shoot On Sight’ in trouble


September 4th, 2008 - 10:24 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 4 (IANS) London-based Indian filmmaker Jagmohan Mundhra, who has made biopics like "Provoked" in the past, has now been accused of distorting facts in his "Shoot On Sight", which is ... Read more...

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Jag Mundhra’s 7/7 film cynical: victims’ parents


August 28th, 2008 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 28 (IANS) The parents of a young woman who was killed in the 7/7 suicide bombings in London have described an Indian-made film on the subject as “cynical.”"Shoot on Sight", ... Read more...

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Jagmohan Mundhra’s ‘Shoot on Sight’ premieres in India


July 13th, 2008 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Robin Bansal New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) "Shoot on Sight", a thriller about the London bombings made by Britain-based Indian filmmaker Jagmohan Mundhra, was screened for the first time in India at ... Read more...

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German’s only Indian film fest to premier Mundhra’s ‘Shoot on Sight’


June 4th, 2008 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Mehru Jaffer Stuttgart, June 4 (IANS) London-based Indian filmmaker Jagmohan Mundhra's "Shoot on Sight" awaits its German premier at Bollywood and Beyond, the country's only Indian film festival that also acts as ... Read more...

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Germany’s only Indian film fest to premiere Mundhra’s film


June 4th, 2008 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
By Mehru Jaffer Stuttgart, June 4 (IANS) Bollywood and Beyond, Germany's only Indian film festival that starts July 16, will premiere London-based Indian filmmaker Jagmohan Mundhra's "Shoot on Sight". The festival also acts ... Read more...

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Maoist victory gives new hope to Sobhraj


April 15th, 2008 - 1:23 pm ICT by admin
By Sudeshna SarkarKathmandu, April 15 (IANS) The imminent Maoist victory in Nepal's historic constituent assembly election has given new hope to someone who has no role in play in the politics ... Read more...

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Om Puri refused to wear beard in ‘Singh Is King’


April 11th, 2008 - 9:03 am ICT by admin
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, April 11 (IANS) Bollywood star Akshay Kumar took to his turban, kirpan (dagger) and beard in "Singh Is King" with unconditional gusto, but director Anees Bazmi couldn't convince ... Read more...

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Naseeruddin Shah plays Mumbai blast mastermind in new movie


February 19th, 2008 - 10:27 am ICT by admin
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Feb 19 (IANS) Guess who is playing the mastermind of the terror bombings that rocked Mumbai's suburban trains on July 11, 2006, in director Neeraj Pandey's take on ... Read more...

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‘Shoot on Sight’ to premier at Dubai Film Festival


November 14th, 2007 - 5:40 pm ICT by admin
New York, Nov 14 (ANI/Business Wire India): 'Shoot on Sight' film produced by Aron Govil under the banner Cine Boutique Entertainment and directed by Jag Mundhra, will premier at the Dubai Film ... Read more...

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