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‘English Vinglish’ soundtrack simple, sober (IANS Music Review)


September 21st, 2012 - 11:09 am ICT by IANS
Film: "English Vinglish"; Music Director: Amit Trivedi; Lyricist: Swanand Kirkire; Singers: Shilpa Rao, Amit Trivedi, Clinton Cerejo, Swanand Kirkire, Bianca Gomes, Sunidhi Chauhan, Natalia Di, Luccio and Neelambari Kirkire; Rating: ***1/2Evergreen ... Read more...

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Balki is a supportive homemaker: Gauri Shinde


September 9th, 2012 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 9 (IANS) Ad filmmaker Gauri Shinde, who is bringing the story of an Indian housewife battling language problem in the US in her directorial debut "English Vinglish", feels ... Read more...

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People worked on my looks for months: Aamna Sharif (With Images)


September 7th, 2012 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Aamna Sharif is making her comeback on the small screen with "Honge Judaa Na Hum" after a hiatus of five years and is set to ... Read more...

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Mix of horror, thrill in ‘Raaz 3′ (IANS preview)


September 5th, 2012 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) Thrill, fear, love, jealously, insecurities and supernatural elements - Vikram Bhatt's horror film "Raaz 3" offers all this and much more when it releases ... Read more...

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Smoking scenes to be allowed again in films - with a warning (Lead)


September 4th, 2012 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) Smoking scenes will be back on the silver screen as the government Tuesday informed the Supreme Court that it would shortly permit them - though ... Read more...

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Ideas about item numbers have not changed: Aruna Irani


August 19th, 2012 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) Aruna Irani once sizzled on silver screen with item numbers such as "Chadti Jawaani". She says people's ideas about item numbers have not changed much ... Read more...

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‘English Vinglish’ inspired by my mom: Gauri Shinde (Lead)


August 14th, 2012 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) Ad filmmaker Gauri Shinde is bringing the story of an Indian woman battling language problem in the US in her directorial debut "English Vinglish". She says ... Read more...

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Salim Khan feels ‘Ek Tha…’ is Salman’s landmark film


July 22nd, 2012 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 22 (IANS) Veteran scriptwriter Salim Khan feels "Ek Tha Tiger" will be a landmark in his actor son Salman's career.Director Kabir Khan, showed the film to the the ... Read more...

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I like taking risks, says Sushant Singh Rajput


July 13th, 2012 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Sushant Singh Rajput has proved himself as a dancer, a theatre artist and TV actor. Now he is ready to take on the big ... Read more...

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‘Ek Tha Tiger’ to release Aug 15 (With Images)


June 26th, 2012 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 26 (IANS) Romantic-thriller "Ek Tha Tiger" starring Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif will hit theatres on Independence Day, Aug 15, while its trailers will be ... Read more...

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Daily soaps have become a habit: Deven Bhojani


June 24th, 2012 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) After spending over 25 years in the industry, popular actor Deven Bhojani says over the years, daily soaps have become a habit.Talking about the changes, ... Read more...

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I want to play my age: Vandana Pathak


June 23rd, 2012 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) Actor Vandana Pathak, a familiar face on the small screen since the 1995 hit show "Hum Paanch", is on the lookout for an image makeover ... Read more...

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Unusual pairings: The new recipe in Bollywood


June 19th, 2012 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) There was a time when films used to ride on popular screen couples. But not any more! Today filmmakers are not only experimenting with ... Read more...

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‘English Vinglish’ written with Sridevi in mind: R.Balki


June 5th, 2012 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 5 (IANS) Actress Sridevi's comeback film "English Vinglish" was written with only her in mind, says producer R. Balki, whose wife Gauri Shinde has directed the movie."'English Vinglish' ... Read more...

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Book on legendary Kannada actor Raj Kumar released


June 2nd, 2012 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jun 2 (IANS) A book showcasing life and times of late movie icon Dr. Raj Kumar, who had worked in more than 205 Kannada films and one of the ... Read more...

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Bollywood biggies walk the TV talk


June 2nd, 2012 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) The small screen is going big. Making the transition from the big screen, mainstream Bollywood producers Vipul Amrutlal Shah, Ritesh Sidhwani and Sanjay Leela ... Read more...

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TV’s popularity attracts movie actors: Vipul Shah


May 16th, 2012 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) Filmmaker Vipul Amrutlal Shah, who started his career with television show "Ek Mahal Ho Sapno Ka", says TV has become such a popular medium that ... Read more...

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I’m not going back to TV: Prachi Desai


May 12th, 2012 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) Actress Prachi Desai, who began her acting journey with popular TV serial "Kasamh Se", says she has bid adieu to the small screen for ... Read more...

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Big B open to working with Rekha again


April 28th, 2012 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 28 (IANS) An all time popular on screen couple, Amitabh Bachchan and Rekha might have parted ways over decades but Big B doesn't rule out the possibility ... Read more...

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Be choosy with the soundtrack of ‘Dangerous Ishhq’ (IANS Music Review)


April 28th, 2012 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Film: 'Dangerous Ishhq'; Music Director: Himesh Reshammiya; Lyricist: Sameer Anjaan and Shabbir Ahmed; Singers: Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Tulsi Kumar, Himesh Reshammiya, Anweshaa, Amrita Kak, Shreya Ghoshal, Shahab Sabri; Rating: ***Himesh ... Read more...

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Cult religion, parenting & art on book shelf (IANS Books This Week)


March 31st, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) The book cart is light and moving this weekend - bringing out the diverse essence of the region. Browse with IANS....Book: "Marathon Baba"; Written by ... Read more...

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Ayushmann turns composer, singer for ‘Vicky Donor’


March 23rd, 2012 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) VJ-turned-actor Ayushmann Khurrana has not just acted in "Vicky Donor", he has also composed and sung a song for the film."Apart from acting, I ... Read more...

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I hardly went to college: Minissha


March 23rd, 2012 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Actress Minissha Lamba, who started her acting career with "Yahaan" in 2005, says she hardly attended classes during her college days."I hardly went to college ... Read more...

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I’m writing film script, sitcom for American TV: Udita


February 13th, 2012 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 13 (IANS) Udita Goswami didn't have a very successful acting career in Bollywod and now the actress has shifted her focus - she is busy writing a ... Read more...

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Dad’s passion inspires Ranbir to do better work


January 30th, 2012 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 30 (IANS) In his about four-decade career, Rishi Kapoor has tried various roles and has been appreciated for his work. Right now he is being applauded for ... Read more...

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I am not a good actor: Hrithik Roshan


January 23rd, 2012 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Jan 23 (IANS) He is one of the most sought after male leads in Bollywood but Hrithik Roshan still doesn't consider himself as a good actor."I am not ... Read more...

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Shah Rukh’s humour bowls over Ashish Chowdhry (Movie Snippets)


December 18th, 2011 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) Superstar Shah Rukh Khan is known for friendliness and actor Ashish Chowdhry is the latest to praise his humility."Must say SRK's humility is some ... Read more...

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Salman continues winning streak, others shine too (2011 in Retrospect)


December 18th, 2011 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) From He-Man to funny man, from flamboyant to sombre - Bollywood's top notch actors have shone on the silver screen in various avatars and ... Read more...

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India lost an illustrious son in Dev Anand: Jayalalithaa


December 4th, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 4 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and yesteryears actress J. Jayalalithaa Sunday condoled the death of Bollywood legend Dev Anand in London, saying India has lost "a great ... Read more...

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‘The Dirty Picture’ not one day wonder, cash registers ringing


December 4th, 2011 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 4 (IANS) Vidya Balan's no-holds-barred performance in "The Dirty Picture" has received an overwhelming response and has managed to gross Rs.20.32 crore at the domestic box office ... Read more...

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‘Dirty Picture’ not a formal biopic


November 4th, 2011 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 4 (IANS) The makers of Vidya Balan starrer "The Dirty Picture" have clarified that the film is not a formal biopic."With reference to the legal notice received ... Read more...

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I have again made a love story: Shah Rukh


October 23rd, 2011 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) Shah Rukh Khan, whose romantic sagas on silver screen made him a superstar, tried something different with his superhero sci-fi thriller "Ra.One. But King ... Read more...

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Dancing With The Stars: Who Goes Home?


October 12th, 2011 - 2:21 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Last week on 'Dancing With the Stars', much of America was shocked at the elimination of Kristin Cavallari and Mark Ballas. The dancers were asked to perform to ... Read more...

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Consider ramp walk as my comeback: Nisha Kothari


October 10th, 2011 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Actress Nisha Kothari, who was last seen in a small role in "Bin Bulaye Baraati" earlier this year, is set to walk the Wills Lifestyle ... Read more...

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I missed being on silver screen: Shilpa Shetty


October 6th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 6 (IANS) Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty, who is returning to the big screen after four years with the Sino-Indian venture "The Desire", admits that she missed being ... Read more...

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