Abhijeet

  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey July 3, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: ISIS shifts Indian nurses to different location in Iraq July 3, 2014

    All the Indian nurses have been moved by Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militants from Tikrit to an unknown location in Iraq. All the 46 nurses who have been moved are from Kerala. ...
  • Slip of tongue happens, Tapas Pal should be forgiven: President's son July 3, 2014

    Kolkata: President Pranab Mukherjee's son Abhijeet Mukherjee has defended Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal over his rape for revenge remark saying that he should be forgiven as he has tendered an apology. "Tapas has written an apology letter. I feel since he has apologised and his party has pardoned him,...
  • Abhijeet Gupta highest ranked Indian in Dubai open April 7, 2014

    Grandmaster and former world junior champion Abhijeet Gupta will start as the highest rated Indian in the strong Dubai International open chess tournament that gets underway on Tuesday. A winner of this tournament in 2011, Gupta recently won the Al-Ain Classic in the UAE and the country remains one of his...
  • Badminton couple Abhijeet-Trupti making waves February 25, 2014

    New Delhi: At an age when badminton players usually hang up their raquets, former national champion Trupti Murgunde has decided to prolong her career by forging an on-court partnership with husband Abhijeet Naimpally. Essentially singles players, Abhijeet, 39, and Trupti, 31, are venturing into doubles play. The two paired up for...
  • President Pranab's son Abhijeet Mukherjee visits Lalu Prasad in jail October 7, 2013

    Ranchi: President Pranab Mukherjee's son and Congress MP Abhijeet met convicted former Bihar chief minister and RJD chief Lalu Prasad in the Birsa Munda jail in Ranchi on Sunday. The meeting has heated up politics with the Opposition asking for answers. The BJP has now asked the Congress to explain, asking...
  • Singers are born as singers: Abhijeet Bhattacharya August 11, 2013

    Mumbai: Popular playback singer Abhijeet Bhattacharya, who gave hit songs like 'Main koi aisa geet gaaon' and 'Suno na suno na', believes that singing is a natural talent that one is born with. "Every person in this world can become a doctor, engineer or even a scientist through education. But an...
  • Abhijeet Bhattacharya prefers to sing for new actors August 10, 2013

    Mumbai: Popular singer Abhijeet Bhattacharya, who has sung several songs for superstar Shah Rukh Khan, has now lent his voice to Bollywood's young hearthrob Ranbir Kapoor in 'Besharam'. He says he doesn't sing for the old crop of actors now because his voice is as young as ever. "I always sing...
  • Abhijeet Gupta wins Commonwealth Championship July 15, 2013

    Port Elizabeth: Grandmaster and former world junior champion Abhijeet Gupta won the Commonwealth Chess Championship after settling for a draw with Indian national title holder G Akash in the 11th and final round that concluded here at the Boardwalk. Putting in a solid performance right through, Gupta scored nine points out...
  • Abhijeet Das wanted to cast Kangana in 'Khamoshiyan' July 8, 2013

    Mumbai: Debutant director Abhijeet Das revealed that he wanted actress Kangana Ranuat in his short film 'Khamoshiyan' but ended up casting Raima Sen. Das is quite excited about the film, that revolves around a dog lover. "I have worked with Kangana in 'Life in a Metro' and 'Woh Lamhe'. I...
  • Delhi rape survivor battles for life in Singapore December 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Even as the 23yearold Delhi gangrape survivor continues to be in a very critical condition, fighting against all odds for her survival in a Singapore hospital, the politicians back home have hit a new low as they mocked victims of heinous crimes like rape and passed comments that...
  • Abhijeet Gupta to lead Indian challenge in Fujairah Open November 13, 2012

    Fujairah, UAE: Grandmaster and former world junior champion Abhijeet Gupta will spearhead the Indian challenge in the Fujairah International chess tournament that gets underway here. Currently ranked fourth in the country, Gupta is playing his first tournament after the Chess Olympiad where he bagged the silver medal on the fourth...
  • Chess Olympiad: Abhijeet bags silver, Tania bronze September 10, 2012

    Istanbul: Grandmaster Abhijeet Gupta won a silver by pocketing seven points out of nine games while Tania Sachdev turned out to be the best woman performer for India with a bronze medal in the Chess Olympiad that concluded here on Sunday. The Indian women team dished out its bestever performance with...
  • Rajesh Khanna: A Musical Tribute July 19, 2012

    Popular singer Abhijeet pays tribute to the original superstar singing his evergreen songs. ...
  • Congress thanks TMC for supporting Pranab July 17, 2012

    New Delhi: The Congress party on Tuesday thanked Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee for deciding to support the candidature of UPA nominee Pranab Mukherjee in the presidential elections. Addressing mediapersons, Congress spokesperson Manish Tewari expressed hopes that with the support of the Trinamool Congress, Mukherjee would win the presidential elections with...
  • Life Is Beautiful: Audio launch on July 27 July 13, 2012

    Shekar Kammula is planning to release the audio of 'Life Is Beautiful' on July 27. The movie's release date has been confirmed as August 15. LIB's music is by Mickey J Meyer. The movie, which has been in the making for oneandahalfyears, stars newcomers Abhijeet, Sudhakar, Kaushik, Zara, Rashmi,...
  • It has been a long journey for my father: Abhijeet Mukherjee June 15, 2012

    Pranab Mukherjee's son Abhijeet Mukherjee has said he is very happy as his father is on his way to become the President. ...
  • Bengali food with low oil, spice for President Pranab: Wife June 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Just as the UPA announced Pranab Mukherjee as their candidate for President's post, congratulatory messages flooded from all over. But Pranab's family which usually prefers to stay away from the limelight chose to come out in open and express its happiness. While son Abhijeet Mukherjee appealed to West Bengal...
  • Being a Bengali I'll appeal to Mamata for support: Pranab's son June 15, 2012

    Presidential candidate Pranab Mukherjee's son Abhijeet said that he is very proud and happy after Sonia Gandhi's announcement. ...
  • Music Review: 'Rakhtbeej' has ordinary songs May 22, 2012

    Singers: Mamta Sharma, Ajay Jaiswal, Vinod Rathod, Aishwarya Nigam, Nidhi Prabha, Abhijeet Sawant, Deepak Giri, Chandana Baruah and Shaan Music Director: SatishAjay Rating: 2 out of 5. At a time when Bollywood music is offering a good mix, the sound track of 'Rakhtbeej' comes as a major disappointment. The songs, penned by the...
  • The 59th National Film Awards ceremony today May 3, 2012

    New Delhi: It's the day the 59th National Film Awards winners have been waiting for. The National Awards will be given away on May 3 to mark the release day of the iconic movie 'Raja Harishchandra' and the beginning of the 100th year of Hindi Cinema. The winners of the 59th...
  • Is this the 'change', aggrieved people ask Mamata April 19, 2012

    Kolkata: The common man in West Bengal is questioning whether this is the 'poriborton' (change) that Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had promised. The arrest of Professor Ambikesh Mahapatra is being seen as a complete violation of freedom of speech. In fact, protest is the mood in the city by using...
  • Abhijeet sues 'Housefull 2' makers for plagiarism April 2, 2012

    New Delhi: Singer Abhijeet Bhattacharya has filed a case against the makers of 'Housefull 2' in the Bombay High Court. The case has been filed against TSeries head honcho Bhushan Kumar, music composers SajidWajid and producer Sajid Nadiadwala for allegedly lifting a tune from Bhattacharya's album 'Tere Bina' that released...
  • It's Abhijeet's own decision to contest: Pranab April 14, 2011

    Pranab Mukherjee talks on his son's decision to leave his SAIL job to contest from Nalhati. ...
  • Indian Idol Abhijeet Sawant involved in a brawl December 1, 2010

    Mumbai: A night out with friends turned awry for star singer Abhijeet Sawant after the Indian idol winner was roughed up by an angry crowd on Tuesday night. The incident took place when he tried to protect his fellow Indian idol contestant Prajakta Shukre who had allegedly smashed her car into...
  • Mona Singh and Abhijeet Sawant to host Jhalak Dikhla Ja? November 22, 2010

    Season 4 of Jhalak Dikhla Ja is soon to begin. Actress Madhuri Dixit is finalised as one of the judges of the show. It is also said that choreographer Geeta Kapur has been approached to be the other judge. And it seems that singer Abhijeet Sawant might get lucky again as...
  • Amitabh Bachchan loves Indian Idol 5 April 29, 2010

    Indian Idol, Indias foremost and the biggest search for the singing sensation finds its admirer in none other than Indias biggest superstar of all times, Amitabh Bachchan. Big B recently wrote on his blog about his first impressions on the inaugural episode of Indian Idol 5, the excerpts of...
  • Indian Idol 5 first episode April 27, 2010

    They came, they saw and they conquered after creating ripples in the Indian television industry with its successful run of four seasons..The first episode of Indian Idol 5 hits the tube on Monday, April 26, 2010 at 9.00 pm IST exclusively on Sony Entertainment Television. The fifth season of this iconic...
  • Watch: Singers campaign for political parties September 28, 2009

    From hitting the right notes to getting votes, singers cum reality contestants in Mumbai are out campaigning for their political parties ...
  • On a song: Abhijeet Sawant joins Shiv Sena July 26, 2009

    The winner of the first season of reality TV show Indian Idol Abhijeet Sawant, on Saturday joined the Shiv Sena. A formal announcement about the singer's entry into politics was made by the party's executive president Uddhav Thackeray at the Sena Bhawan on Saturday. Uddhav hopes that Abhijeet will be an...