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Ranbir mum on film with Zoya Akhtar


September 1st, 2012 - 1:07 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 31 (IANS) Actor Rambir Kapoor Friday refused to confirm reports that he will be seen opposite Kareena Kapoor in Zoya Akhtar's next film."Nothing has been confirmed as ... Read more...

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Ash draws fans in Kochi (Movie Snippets) (With Images)


August 20th, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 20 (IANS) Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai drew thousands of fans in Kochi while she was there to inaugurate a jewellery store.This was her first public appearance after ... Read more...

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Bollywood prays for Rajesh Khanna’s departed soul


July 21st, 2012 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 21 (IANS) From megastar Amitabh Bachchan to the famed Kapoor clan - a horde of Bollywood celebrities, mostly dressed down in white, attended a prayer meet here ... Read more...

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Zoya directs adfilm to create awareness about cancer (With Images)


July 11th, 2012 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) After making successful film "Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara", Zoya Akhtar has once again donned the director's hat, but this time for a cause. She ... Read more...

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Richa Chaddha’s finances in place thanks to new projects


July 8th, 2012 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 8 (IANS) Post "Gangs of Wasseypur", the going is great for Richa Chadda - the actress is not only getting praise, but new offers are pouring in too. ... Read more...

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Zindagi Na, Rockstar dominate IIFA awards


June 10th, 2012 - 3:09 am ICT by IANS
Singapore, June 10 (IANS) Zoya Akhtar's "Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara" and Imtiaz Ali's "Rockstar" triumphed at the 13th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards Saturday, with each winning four ... Read more...

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Ranbir, Vidya win top IIFA honours


June 10th, 2012 - 1:43 am ICT by IANS
Singapore, June 10 (IANS) Bollywood heartthrob Ranbir Kapoor and actress Vidya Balan walked away with top honours for their films "Rockstar" and "The Dirty Picture" respectively at the 13th ... Read more...

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Zoya Akhtar’s ‘Zindagi Na..’ sweeps IIFA technical awards


June 9th, 2012 - 1:28 am ICT by IANS
Singapore, June 8 (IANS) Filmmaker Zoya Akhtar's "Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara" swept the technical awards category with five trophies at the 13th International Indian Film Academy Weekend and Awards. ... Read more...

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Technicians should get recognition, says Zoya (IIFA Diary)


June 8th, 2012 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, June 8 (IANS) No film is possible without technicians, says Zoya Akhtar who is sad about these behind-scene people not getting recognition for their work."I hope all my ... Read more...

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Bollywood’s young blood to rock IIFA in Singapore (Curtain Raiser)


June 6th, 2012 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, June 6 (IANS) The Lion City is set to roll the green carpet for Indian cinestars. From bigwigs like Salman Khan, Hrithik Roshan and Bipasha Basu as well ... Read more...

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‘Urumi’ wins best film at Madrid film fest


June 4th, 2012 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) Malayalam film "Urmi" won the best film award at the Imagineindia International Film Festival held in Madrid, while Santhosh Sivan won the best director trophy ... Read more...

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Film on Indian cinema’s 100 years not documentary: Zoya Akhtar


May 8th, 2012 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 8 (IANS) Four diverse filmmakers Anurag Kashyp, Karan Johar, Dibakar Banerjee and Zoya Akhtar have joined hands for a film called "Bombay Talkies" -- a tribute to ... Read more...

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An ‘untouchable’ sarpanch, she touches many lives (Feature)


April 26th, 2012 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 26 (IANS) She was born into a community once considered untouchable in the Indian caste hierarchy and was married off at the age of nine. But 55-year-old Babai ... Read more...

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Women’s empowerment key to progress: Shabana Azmi


April 24th, 2012 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 23 (IANS) The true measure of a country's progress is not just its gross domestic product, but its human development index in which the empowerment of women is ... Read more...

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Genelia, Arbaaz kickstart IIFA voting weekend


March 30th, 2012 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) A host of Bollywood celebrities, including Arbaaz Khan, Genelia D'Souza and Zoya Akhtar came out to cast their votes to select winners on the ... Read more...

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‘Rockstar’ sweeps FICCI FRAMES awards


March 17th, 2012 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 17 (IANS) Filmmaker Imtiaz Ali's "Rockstar" emerged a big winner scooping four awards, including best actor for Ranbir Kapoor, at the 2012 FICCI FRAMES Excellence Awards.The film, ... Read more...

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‘Zindagi Na…’ triumphs at Filmfare awards (Lead)


January 30th, 2012 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 30 (IANS) Zoya Akhtar's youthful movie "Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara" swept the 57th Filmfare awards ceremony here by winning seven honours, including best film and best director, ... Read more...

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Ranbir, Vidya named best actors at Apsara Awards


January 26th, 2012 - 2:52 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 26 (IANS) Bollywood stars Ranbir Kapoor and Vidya Balan picked the best actors' trophies at the star-studded seventh edition of Chevrolet Apsara Awards here Wednesday night for ... Read more...

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Sanjay Gupta upset with award mess


January 19th, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 19 (IANS) Filmmaker Sanjay Gupta is upset that his support for "The Dirty Picture" for best picture title at the recently held 18th Colors Screen Awards 2012, ... Read more...

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Awards are important, says SRK


January 14th, 2012 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 14 (IANS) Superstar Shah Rukh Khan has won scores of awards and honours and is in the race for the best actor Filmfare trophy this year for ... Read more...

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Shabana handpicks dad’s songs for compilation


January 14th, 2012 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 14, 2011 (IANS) Tears well up in Shabana Azmi's eyes whenever she listens to "Tum itna jo muskura rahe ho". The song, with heart-warming lyrics, reminds her ... Read more...

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Kalki believes in eating right, not gymming


January 9th, 2012 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jna 9 (IANS) Kalki Koechlin is not just appreciated for her performances, but also her lean frame. The actress says eating healthy and the right attitude help her stay ... Read more...

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Bollywood should do a ‘Zindagi Na…’ in Poland: Ambassador


November 29th, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 29 (IANS) Keen to promote Poland as a film and tourism destination in India, the country's top diplomat wants Bollywood to do a "Zindagi (Phir Se) Milegi ... Read more...

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‘Dhobi Ghat’ closing film at River to River film fest


November 2nd, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) Kiran Rao's directorial debut "Dhobi Ghat" has been chosen as the closing film for the 11th edition of the River to River Florence Indian Film Festival ... Read more...

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‘Zindagi Na Milegi…’ earns Rs.108 crore in 10 days


July 27th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) Zoya Akhtar's "Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara", a story of the adventurous road trip in Spain of three friends, is spinning magic at the box ... Read more...

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Spain seeks to ride success of “Zindagi Na..” to attract Indians


July 24th, 2011 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Spain is seeking to leverage on the sucess of the Bollywood hit "Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara" to promote the country associated with bull fights ... Read more...

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‘Zindagi Na…’ team to help Mumbai blast victims


July 20th, 2011 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 20 (IANS) Producers Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar, along with director Zoya Akhtar, have decided to contribute Thursday's collections of certain Mumbai multiplexes for the welfare of ... Read more...

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Farhan Akhtar thanks dad for dialogues


July 17th, 2011 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) Actor-director Farhan Akhtar has thanked his lyricist dad, Javed Akhtar, for writing some impeccable dialogues laced with poetry for the just released "Zindagi Na ... Read more...

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Katrina hopes for ZNMD success for 27th birthday


July 11th, 2011 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif is expecting several gifts for her 27th birthday Saturday, but she says her day would be extra special if the ... Read more...

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Abhay was nervous about singing: Shankar


June 9th, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) Getting three popular actors to sing in one song is no joke - but composer trio Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy (SEL) managed to convince Hrithik Roshan, Farhan ... Read more...

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Katrina denies approaching Pankaj Kapoor for role (Film Snippets)


April 25th, 2011 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 25 (IANS) Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif has slammed rumours that she approached actor-director Pankaj Kapoor for a role in his directorial debut "Mausam"."This is entirely untrue," Katrina, ... Read more...

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A hit Bollywood producer reveals his golden rule


April 7th, 2011 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) One of the most reliable names among the new crop of Bollywood producers has a simple rule - go for the script, not the ... Read more...

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‘Zindagi…’ team hurl tomatoes at one another (With Images)


March 19th, 2011 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 19 (IANS) The stars of Zoya Akhtar's "Zindagi Na Milege Dobara" had a unique bash at the time of shooting -- they celebrated the famous Tomatina festival ... Read more...

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I have learnt to cope with media attention: Katrina Kaif (Interview)


March 16th, 2011 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) From her break-up with Salman Khan to her link-up with Ranbir Kapoor, Katrina Kaif's personal life is constantly under the scanner. The British-born actress ... Read more...

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Abhay refuses to go topless


February 26th, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 26 (IANS) Bollywood actor Abhay Deol was asked to take off his shirt for a scene in Zoya Akhtar's next film "Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara", but he firmly refused ... Read more...

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