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‘Paagan’ - dissatisfying comedy caper (Tamil Movie Review)


September 8th, 2012 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Paagan"; Cast: Srikanth, Janani Iyer, Kovai Sarla, Soori and Pandi; Director: Aslam; Rating: **If you're a director under the assumption that comedy always works in your favour, then I'm sorry ... Read more...

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Johar recalls ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’ premiere (Movie Snippets)


October 16th, 2011 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) "Kuch Kuch Hota Hai" released this day 13 years ago, and filmmaker Karan Johar recalls how he was a wreck of nerves at the ... Read more...

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Regional over Bollywood at 58th National Film Awards


September 9th, 2011 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) Bollywood remained low-key as southern movies took away the lion's share of awards at the 58th National Film Awards ceremony, where singers like Rekha ... Read more...

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Bollywood ladies stick to the sari at National Film Awards


September 9th, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) Malaika Arora Khan left her thigh-high slit dresses back home in Mumbai and covered up in a black and maroon sari for the prestigious ... Read more...

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President, PM condole Shammi Kapoor’s death (Lead)


August 14th, 2011 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) President Pratibha Devisingh Patil and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday condoled the death of veteran Bolywood actor Shammi Kapoor. Information and Broadcasting Minister Ambika ... Read more...

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J.P. Dutta lashes out at National Awards’ critics


May 23rd, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 23 (IANS) The almost-complete exclusion of Bollywood from the National Awards and the selection of "Dabangg" as a "wholesome entertainer" has miffed some Bollywood denizens but jury head ... Read more...

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Audience reaction more important to me than awards: Salman


May 20th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 20 (IANS) Actor Salman Khan, whose blockbuster film "Dabangg" bagged the 58th National Film Award for best film in wholesome entertainment category, said he is happy with ... Read more...

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Rishi Kapoor, Arbaaz on cloud nine after national award


May 20th, 2011 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 20 (IANS) Rishi Kapoor and Arbaaz Khan expressed their happiness in various ways after their films "Do Dooni Chaar" and "Dabangg" were named for national awards.Arbaaz's debut production ... Read more...

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‘Kamaal!’, says Sonakshi on National Award for ‘Dabangg’


May 19th, 2011 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) Actress Sonakshi Sinha, who made a dream debut opposite Salman Khan in blockbuster "Dabangg", is amazed that the action film has won national award ... Read more...

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News yet to sink in: Salim Khan on award for ‘Dabangg’


May 19th, 2011 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 19 (IANS) A joyful Salim Khan, an ace film writer, could not hide his happiness after news came Thursday that "Dabangg" has won the national award for ... Read more...

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David E Kelly: Not Yet Done With The Idea Of Giving The ‘Wonder Woman’ Project A Pass


January 16th, 2011 - 12:12 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
David E Kelly is not yet done with the idea of giving the ‘Wonder Woman ‘project a pass despite having received negative response from almost all quarters.According to reports the ... Read more...

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SRK returns to small screen with ‘Zor Ka Jhatka’ (Lead)


December 17th, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 17 (IANS) After hosting shows like "Kaun Banega Crorepati" (2007) and "Kya Aap Paanchvi Pass Se Tez Hain?" (2008), Bollywood 'badshah' Shah Rukh Khan is all set to make ... Read more...

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‘Bigg Boss 4′ under ministry scanner (Roundup)


November 17th, 2010 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) For all its vulgarity, obscenity, intimacy and abuses, Colors' sensational reality show "Bigg Boss 4" is finally under the scanner of the information and broadcasting ministry, ... Read more...

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Akshay, Ash vie for resurrection this Diwali with ‘Action Replayy’ (IANS Preview)


November 2nd, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) After a down-on-luck stint and a repeated thumbs down on the big screen, Akshay Kumar and Aishwarya Rai have teamed up to gamble it out in ... Read more...

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President Pratibha Patil presents 57th national film awards


October 22nd, 2010 - 11:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.22 (ANI): President Pratibha Patil presented D Ramanaidu, a veteran producer with 130 films in a dozen languages, the Dada Saheb Phalke award for his outstanding contribution to cinema ... Read more...

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Big B Bags His Third National Film Awards For Paa


September 16th, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 16, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The 57th National Film Awards was announced on Wednesday and Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan has turned third time luck as expected by many. Big B has ... Read more...

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Hirani, Chopra hat-trick at national awards with ‘3 Idiots’


September 15th, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS)"3 Idiots" was Wednesday declared the most popular film providing wholesome entertainment at the 57th National Film Awards and proudcer Vinod Chopra says it's a very proud ... Read more...

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Bollywood shares National Award honours with Malayalam, Bengali cinema (Roundup)


September 15th, 2010 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Bollywood triumphed at the 57th National Award by winning 15 awards, including the best actor prize that went to megastar Amitabh Bachchan for his performance as ... Read more...

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National Awards for ‘Kutty Srank’, Amitabh, Rituparno


September 15th, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Malayalam film "Kutty Srank" has got the National Award for best film while Amitabh Bachchan bags his third National Award for his performance in "Paa", it ... Read more...

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Dujone Likely To Claim The National Award!


August 7th, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Rajiv Kumar's directorial debut movie Dujone has been reportedly recommended for the National Award, the most prominent award in India.The Bengali blockbuster produced by Ashok Dhanuka and ... Read more...

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‘Iron Man 2′ Rides On Hype, Likely To Get Great Response


May 7th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri May 7, (THANIDIAN NEWS)- Today the Robert Downey Jr- Gwyneth Paltrow starer 'Iron Man 2' gets its global release. The hype surrounding the film is massive and the experts are ... Read more...

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Now, enjoy DJ parties at houseboats on Dal Lake


April 21st, 2010 - 11:00 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, April 21 (ANI): The Shikaras (Kashmiri gondolas) and houseboats have been the main attraction in the picturesque Dal Lake in Srinagar, a beauteous town set amidst snow-capped mountains, pine forest and ... Read more...

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Actor Ryan Phillippe Makes “Saturday Night Live” Debut


April 18th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Apr 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sketch comedy show "Saturday Night Live" is quite popular among the viewers due to its high entertaining elements as all the fans of the NBC show ... Read more...

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President Patil confers 56th National Film Awards


March 19th, 2010 - 9:24 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 19(ANI): President Pratibha Patil on Friday gave away the 56th National Film Awards for 2008 in the national capital.The legendary Cinematographer V. K. Murthy received the Dada ... Read more...

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Bollywood shines at the 56th National Awards ceremony


March 19th, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) The 56th National Film Awards ceremony here Friday was high on the Bollywood quotient owing to the presence of celebrities like Priyanka Chopra, Kangana Ranaut and ... Read more...

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Bollywood rules 56th National Film Awards (Lead)


January 23rd, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) Bollywood ruled the 56th National Film Awards Saturday, bagging as many as 13 awards, with films like "Fashion", "Rock On!!", "Firaaq" and "Jodha Akbar" winning two ... Read more...

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Legendary singer Manna Dey receives Dada Saheb Phalke award


October 22nd, 2009 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 22 (ANI): President Pratibha Patil on Wednesday honoured eminent singer Manna Dey with the Dada Saheb Phalke Award, the highest honour in Indian cinema.Dey, who received a ... Read more...

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President to give away 55th National Film Awards today


October 21st, 2009 - 10:56 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 21 (ANI): President Pratibha Patil will give away the 55th National Film Awards for 2007 here today.The eminent music personality Manna Dey will also be conferred the ... Read more...

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President to give away 55th National Film Awards


October 19th, 2009 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 19 (ANI): President Pratibha Patil will give away the 55th National Film Awards for 2007 here on Wednesday.The eminent music personality Manna Dey will also be conferred ... Read more...

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Ang Lee’s Taking Woodstock premieres in Goa


October 9th, 2009 - 12:52 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Music lovers and celebrities come together to give a tribute to The Woodstock Festival- one of the largest music revolutions in the world.INOX, Goa's favourite movie destination, hosted an exclusive red ... Read more...

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55th National Film Awards announced


September 7th, 2009 - 7:02 pm ICT by IBNS
New Delhi, Sept 7 (IBNS) The 55th National Film Awards for 2007 were announced today.As per recommendations of the Jury, Kanchivaram (Tamil) was announced the Best Feature Film. Kanchivaram actor Prakash Raj ... Read more...

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‘WANTED: Salman ka deewana’ contest on MAX


August 31st, 2009 - 8:12 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 31, 2009: True to its promise of delivering a wholesome entertainment extravaganza, this September, MAX channel will offer four lucky viewers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to meet their favorite superstar Salman ... Read more...

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My loyalty to Karan can’t be bought: Tarun Mansukhani


August 1st, 2009 - 8:58 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) Director Tarun Mansukhani made his debut with the hit "Dostana" under Karan Johar's banner and he has no plans to shift to any other production house ... Read more...

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DDLJ COMPLETES CONTINUOUS RUN OF 700 WEEKS


March 13th, 2009 - 3:46 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
In 2001, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (DDLJ) – a movie which needs no introduction, broke the continuous-exhibition record, established by the movie Sholay at Minerva Theatre (5 years: 1975 – 1980). ... Read more...

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Jimmy Shergill believes in entertaining with a message


January 4th, 2009 - 9:26 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) Actor Jimmy Shergill is still riding high on the laurels his performance in "A Wednesday" brought him and says he is looking forward to doing more films ... Read more...

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