AISHA

  • Abhay Deol: 10 reasons why we think you are awesome March 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Slowly and steadily, Abhay Deol has developed a separate fan base for himself. The actor looked promising in his first film 'Socha Na Tha' (2005) but his performance in 'Manorama Six Feet Under' (2007) earned him a berth among the most versatile actors in Bollywood. With 'Oye Lucky,...
  • I knew that 'Kai Po Che' was going to turn out well because of the team: Amrita Puri February 25, 2013

    Actress Amrita Puri joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on her movie 'Kai Po Che'. Q. What's your goal in this film industry? Asked by: rjthedj A. To do good work honestly that is what I started acting for. And to hopefully be remembered for it. ...
  • Sonam: Being Anil Kapoor's daughter is a privilege December 20, 2012

    Mumbai: Being a star kid has its positives, but the pressure to perform that comes with it can be challenging, says Sonam Kapoor, daughter of actor Anil Kapoor. However, no matter how challenging the situation is, the actress admits she is proud to be his daughter and says she has...
  • Sonam Kapoor is beautiful: Roberto Cavalli December 11, 2012

    Mumbai: Italian Fashion great Roberto Cavalli is extremely fond of Bollywood actress Sonam Kapoor and considers her as one of the most beautiful women in India. The designer's association with the 27yearold beauty goes back five years and she was even a special guest at the launch of Cavalli's flagship...
  • Lisa Haydon wants to break away from glamourous image November 13, 2012

    New Delhi: Modelturnedactress Lisa Haydon says she is tired of being offered good looking roles in films and wants to break away from her glamorous image. Having begun her acting career with 'Aisha', the 26yearold said she has had to face a lot of prejudices for being a model. "You suffer...
  • Jism 2: Mistreated lover can become an animal August 1, 2012

    New Delhi: The Bhatt camp is known for its racy thrillers; Jism 2 is no exception. The film is about a porn star Izna (Sunny Leone) trapped in between a cop and a dreaded assassin. Arunoday Singh, who was noticed for his role in Sudhir Mishras Yeh Saali Zindagi, is...
  • Micromax launches the A45 Punk at Rs 5,499 June 6, 2012

    New Delhi: Micromax has announced the launch of its new phone the A45 Punk. Priced at Rs 5,499, the Micromax A45 Punk runs Android 2.3.6 (Gingerbread), and comes engineered with a 650 MHz procssor. The phone features a 8.89 cm full touch capacitive screen with a resolution of 320...
  • 'Jism 2' a marketing genius: Arunoday Singh April 2, 2012

    New Delhi: Actor Arunoday Singh, who has been tapped to play one of the two male leads in 'Jism 2', says the film is a marketing genius. Be it producer Mahesh Bhatt's entry into the 'Bigg Boss' house to offer the lead role to adult film star Sunny Leone or...
  • I am too young for item numbers: Sonam Kapoor March 21, 2012

    Sonam Kapoor's films might not be making news but between her many fashionable appearances for product endorsements and her tweets do. ...
  • 'Chaurahen' all set to release after 4 years March 15, 2012

    Rajshree Ojha's 'Chaurahen' is finally set to release this Friday, after lying in the cans for 4 years. ...
  • Preview: 'Chaurahen', a tale of relationships March 14, 2012

    New Delhi: The Hindi film industry has almost stopped taking inspiration from the indigenous literature but Rajshree Ojha's upcoming film 'Chaurahen' is based on the stories written by the celebrated Hindi writer Nirmal Verma. The writer is known for the mystic and ambiguous representation of love involved in different types...
  • Chaurahen: Debut of Chaplin's grand daughter March 12, 2012

    Mumbai: After telling the story of a fashionista in her directorial debut 'Aisha', director Rajshree Ojha returns to tell human relationship stories with her next venture 'Chaurahen'. The film is based on four short stories by eminent Hindi litterateur Nirmal Verma and she says that this time she had all...
  • My kids don't want to do remakes: Anil Kapoor March 11, 2012

    Mumbai: Actorproducer Anil Kapoor, who has been a part of remake films including 'Virasat' and 'Nayak', says his children are not interested in the genre and would stick to originals. "Newer generation don't want to do remakes. At least my children don't want to do remakes. They want to do original...
  • 'Aisha' producer Rhea to adapt a book again March 11, 2012

    New Delhi: It seems Rhea Kapoor is in love with books. After presenting a modern adaptation of the classic novel 'Emma' through her debut film 'Aisha', the young producer has bought the rights to Indian author Mainik Dhar's 'Herogiri'. The younger daughter of actor Anil Kapoor, Rhea is adapting the book...
  • Will 'Players' change Sonam's 'good girl' image? January 4, 2012

    New Delhi: Gone are the days when Sonam Kapoor was seen as someone who can fulfil the slot of a quintessential Indian beauty. Her face has a very distinct Indian touch to it which coupled by some intelligent cloth selection makes her appear as a typical neighbourhood girl. However, Sonam...
  • Gaddafi's daughter gives birth in Algeria: sources August 31, 2011

    Algiers: Muammar Gaddafi became a grandfather again on Tuesday when his daughter Aisha gave birth to a girl within hours of fleeing across Libya's desert border into Algeria, officials said. Algerian officials highlighted the plight of the expectant mother in explaining a decision to give refuge to the fugitive Libyan exleader's...
  • Gaddafi's daughter sends defiant message April 15, 2011

    Tripoli: From her father's compound, struck by US bombs exactly 25 years ago, Muammar Gaddafi's daughter sent a defiant message on early Friday "Libya was not defeated by airstrikes then and won't be defeated now", she told a cheering crowd. The daughter, Aisha, pumped her right fist as she led the...
  • Libya: Gaddafi defiant despite NATO airstrikes April 15, 2011

    Tripoli: Muammar Gaddafi rolled defiantly through the streets of Tripoli, pumping his fists as he poked through the sun roof of an SUV on Thursday, the same day that NATO airstrikes shook the city. The alliance's foreign ministers, while united in their aim to pressure the Libyan leader to go,...
  • Gaddafi's daughter dropped as UN ambassador February 24, 2011

    United Nations: The UN Development Programme has dropped Libyan ruler Moammar Gaddafi's daughter as a goodwill ambassador following the recent events in Libya that include a crackdown on antigovernment protestors. UN spokesperson Martin Nesirky on Wednesday said the agreement with Aisha alGaddafi has been terminated under Article 30 of the UN...
  • Anil Kapoor's son Harsh comes of age August 10, 2010

    Anil Kapoor says his son Harsh has suddenly become very responsible. He is the baby of the family, so he has always been chilled out in life but now, after seeing how much the sisters have done with Aisha, he has changed overnight. And I am happy with the change." "Meanwhile,...
  • Debutante Amrita Puri sidelines Sonam in 'Aisha' August 10, 2010

    Amrita Puri is on cloud nine these days. The big screen debutant received rave reviews for Aisha. So even though the film failed to impress the critics, Amrita caught their fancy with everybody praising her performance. ...
  • Masand: 'Aisha' loses its fizz far too quickly August 6, 2010

    Cast: Sonam Kapoor, Abhay Deol, Cyrus Sahukar, Amrita Puri, Ira Dubey Director: Rajshri Ojha Superficial and shallow like its protagonist, Aisha is a tiring film about a meddlesome, matchmaking millionaire, whose roots can be traced directly to charming 90s comedy Clueless, itself a contemporary take on Jane Austen's Emma. Sonam Kapoor...
  • Janta Verdict: 'Aisha' is a bore August 6, 2010

    Aisha, directed by Rajshree Ojha, is a modern day adaption of the 19th century British novel, Emma, by Jane Austen set in the upper class society of Delhi, India. The main star cast includes Sonam Kapoor, Abhay Deol, Cyrus Sahukar, Ira Dubey and Amrita Puri. The first day first show saw...
  • Friday Releases: Aisha, Predators... hit the screens August 6, 2010

    This Friday's releases has a little something for everyone...from a scifi film called Predators, to an animation movie Despicable Me to the very chic and colourful Aisha, starring Sonam Kapoor and Abhay Deol. Here's what's hitting the big screen. ...
  • Sonam wants Priyanka Chopra for her brother August 5, 2010

    Sonam Kapoor is taking her role as matchmaker a little too seriously. This time, its offscreen. Her brother Harsh is a big Priyanka Chopra fan and the badi didi is trying to strike a friendship between the two. She tweeted to PC: "My brother thinks you are the hottest woman...
  • Book extract: The novel that inspired 'Aisha' August 4, 2010

    If you thought the AbhaySonam starrer is all urban, think again. The plot of the film dates back to the 19th century romance penned by Jane Austen. Heres an extract Volume I Chapter 1 Emma Woodhouse, handsome, clever, and rich, with a comfortable home and happy disposition, seemed to unite...
  • Watch: Anil Kapoor's candid talk August 4, 2010

    Anil Kapoor in conversation with Anuradha SenGupta on Beautiful People. ...
  • Aamir all praise for 'Aisha' music August 2, 2010

    In an industry where rivalry rules, Bollywood actorproducer Aamir Khan has come forward to appreciate the music of Aisha, an Anil Kapoor Film Company project. "Listening to the soundtrack of Aisha. Its great! (Music director) Amit Trivedi is most talented, and great lyrics as well by Javed Saheb (Javed Akhtar)," Aamir...
  • Watch: What's in Ira's closet? August 2, 2010

    Lilette Dubey's daughter Ira plays Sonam Kapoor's BFF in the upcoming film Aisha and she admits that one thing that's apparent in the film is the clothes, clothes, and more clothes! Kanika Chadda got a chance to hang out with Ira and see what's in her closet. Have a look....
  • Sonam is like a giant: Rhea Kapoor July 30, 2010

    New Delhi: One is obsessed about food, the other about fashion. One doesn't mind showing her dirty feet and hates makeup, the other is glamorous. They are two young Bollywood sisters who seem as different as chalk from cheese, and yet, Rhea and Sonam Kapoor share not just clothes but...