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Maharashtra’s ‘Lata Mangeshkar Award’ for composer Anandji


August 30th, 2012 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 30 (IANS) Renowned music director Anandji Shah, of the Kalyanji-Anandji duo, was Thursday named recipient of the Lata Mangeshkar Award of the Maharashtra government.Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan ... Read more...

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Ram Charan-Upasana honeymoon at Salvatore Ferragamo’s ranch


June 20th, 2012 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 20 (IANS) Newly married couple, actor Ram Charan Teja and his bride Kamineni Upasana, have had a short three-day, but delightful honeymoon at designer Salvatore Ferragamo's ranch in ... Read more...

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Priyanka doing ‘Zanjeer’, will start shooting in September


June 12th, 2012 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 12 (IANS) Director Apoorva Lakhia has wrapped up the first schedule of "Zanjeer" remake with its lead actor Ram Charan Teja, and says that Priyanka Chopra will ... Read more...

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Abhay learns Tamil for ‘Shanghai’ (Movie Snippets)


April 16th, 2012 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 16 (IANS) Abhay Deol is known for experimenting with his roles, and Dibakar Banerjee's "Shanghai" was no different. The actor learnt Tamil for his part in the ... Read more...

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‘Mahi didn’t want to play Mona Darling’


April 10th, 2012 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 10 (IANS) Director Apoorva Lakhia, who is busy finalising the cast of the "Zanjeer" remake, says Mahi Gill was initially not keen on play Mona Darling in the ... Read more...

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Remakes should be better than the original: Javed Akhtar


April 3rd, 2012 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 3 (IANS) Scriptwriter and lyricist Javed Akhtar, who is upset with reports of a remake of 1973 super hit film "Zanjeer", says they should only be made ... Read more...

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Big B, Jaya complete 38 years of marital bliss


June 3rd, 2011 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan celebrated their 38th marriage anniversary Friday and Big B shared the memories of his wedding day and honeymoon."It's ... Read more...

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‘Dum Maaro Dum’, an edgy thriller (IANS Hindi Film Review, Rating *** 1/2)


April 23rd, 2011 - 1:42 am ICT by IANS
Film: "Dum Maaro Dum"; Starring: Abhishek Bachchan, Pratik Babbar, Anaitha Nair, Bipasha Basu, Rana Daggubati, Govind Namdeo; Directed: Rohan Sippy; Rating: *** 1/2By the end of it all, only one ... Read more...

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Salim Khan on why son Salman is still single


October 5th, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) Why is Salman Khan still single? Dad Salim Khan has the answer to the question that has vexed so many of his fans -- 'mama's boy' ... Read more...

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‘Sholay’ climax was to be re-shot: Amitabh Bachchan


August 6th, 2010 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
By Dibyojyoti Baksi Mumbai, Aug 6 (IANS) "Sholay" retains its charisma even after 35 years but megastar Amitabh Bachchan reveals that the climax of the cult classic was to be re-shot with ... Read more...

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Smugglers, cabaret - 1970s era comes alive in ‘Once Upon…’ (IANS Preview)


July 26th, 2010 - 8:52 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) Smugglers, Cadillacs, cabarets, bell bottoms, blings and one-liners - these are some of the retro trends that director Milan Luthria is revisiting in his underworld saga ... Read more...

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Mumbai underworld saga not biopic: Milan Luthria


June 18th, 2010 - 9:08 am ICT by IANS
By Robin Bansal New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) He has taken colours from movies like 'Deewar' and 'Zanjeer' to recreate a retro look with contemporary coating for "Once Upon A Time In ... Read more...

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Amitabh salutes Mac Mohan


May 11th, 2010 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan has expressed grief over the death of actor Mac Mohan, describing him as a "soft-hearted gentle soul". Mac Mohan, known for his role ... Read more...

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Big B, Guru Dutt among 25 Asian legends of silver screen


March 5th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, March 5 (IANS) Bollywood legends Guru Dutt, Nargis, Meena Kumari, Amitabh Bachchan and Pran have been named in the list of CNN's top 25 Asian actors of all ... Read more...

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CNN lists Gurudutt-Amitabh-Pran-Nargis-Meena among “Asia’s 25 greatest actors of all time”


March 5th, 2010 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Mar 5 (ANI): Guru Dutt, Amitabh Bachchan, Pran, Nargis, and Meena Kumari are among "Asia's 25 greatest actors of all time", according to CNNGo, a division of Cable News ... Read more...

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Nida Mahmood gives sari a unique twist


October 27th, 2009 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Net, georgettes and chiffon saris draped on jeans - this is what talented designer Nida Mahmood showcased at the ongoing Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week(WIFW) here Tuesday. "The ... Read more...

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Soni congratulates Manna Dey for Dadasaheb Phalke award


October 3rd, 2009 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) Information and Broadcasting Minister Ambika Soni Saturday congratulated legendary playback singer Manna Dey for being named for the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Award, saying it was "richly ... Read more...

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Ambika Soni congratulates Manna Dey for Dada Saheb Phalke Award


October 3rd, 2009 - 7:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept 30 (ANI): Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Ambika Soni on Saturday congratulated eminent Bollywood playback singer Manna Dey for being selected for the prestigious Dada Saheb Phalke Award ... Read more...

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Eminent singer Manna Dey to get Dada Saheb Phalke award


September 30th, 2009 - 6:26 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept 30 (ANI): Eminent singer Manna Dey has been selected for the Dada Saheb Phalke award for the year 2007.The award is given by the Government for outstanding contribution ... Read more...

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Abbas Tyrewala consults Salim Khan for ‘1:800 Love’


July 25th, 2009 - 10:52 am ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, July 25 (IANS) In an industry where directors and writers usually work in isolation, Abbas Tyrewala has consulted screen-writing legend Salim Khan to fix the pre-climax in ... Read more...

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Raavan is Nikhil’s Big Bollywood Break


July 18th, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Like a typical Bollywood flick, everybody loves the outsider who makes it big. You know the quintessential rags-to-riches hero sans a celebrated last name, who gets the hits. Nikhil Dwivedi's is turning ... Read more...

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Amitabh Bachchan recalls memories of Prakash Mehra


May 19th, 2009 - 11:56 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Filmmaker Prakash Mehra passed away on Sunday May 17th morning in Mumbai. Credited for giving Amitabh Bachchan his angry young man image, Mehra's association went him lasted for many years giving ... Read more...

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Veteran filmmaker Prakash Mehra dead


May 17th, 2009 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 17 (IANS) Veteran Bollywood filmmaker Prakash Mehra died here Sunday morning after a prolonged illness. He was 69. Mehra died of pneumonia and multiple organ failure at the Kokilaben Dhirubhai ... Read more...

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Amitabh visits ailing filmmaker who gave him his first hit


May 1st, 2009 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 1 (IANS) Taking time out from his choc-a-block schedule, Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan visited veteran filmmaker Prakash Mehra, who gave him his first big hit "Zanjeer", at a hospital ... Read more...

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Singer Manna Dey awarded DLit by Bengal varsity


December 24th, 2008 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 24 (IANS) Singing legend Manna Dey, known as much in Bollywood as in the Bengali film industry for his versatile voice, was Wednesday awarded an honorary doctorate of literature (DLit) ... Read more...

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Imran Khan is a bonus for ‘Kidnap’: Sanjay Gadhvi


September 25th, 2008 - 10:13 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 25 (IANS) After the successful "Dhoom" series, Sanjay Gadhvi is looking forward to his forthcoming release "Kidnap", which has current flavour Imran Khan in an important role. The director describes ... Read more...

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Amitabh Bachchan hurt on the sets of ‘Alladin’


April 23rd, 2008 - 7:43 pm ICT by admin
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, April 23 (IANS) Bollywood icon Amitabh Bachchan was hurt on the sets of Sujoy Ghosh's mega fantasy "Alladin" while doing an action sequence. He was rushed to a ... Read more...

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Sameera Reddy doesn’t fancy songs any more


March 8th, 2008 - 9:24 am ICT by admin
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, March 8 (IANS) Sameera Reddy, who is often seen in sizzling numbers on screen, has no songs in her forthcoming thriller "Race" and says she doesn't miss them. ... Read more...

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