Bhoomi

  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Nominees for Best Playback Singer (Female) January 26, 2014

    New Delhi: The awards season is upon us and this is the time when the best of Indian cinema is judged, reviewed rewarded for entertaining us in the past year. 2013 has seen a mixed bag of films comprising both popular and art house cinema. In our maiden initiative, we...
  • 'Ram Leela' Music Review: It's a feast for music lovers October 9, 2013

    Music Director: Sanjay Leela Bhansali Singers: Bhoomi Trivedi, Shail Hada, Aditi Paul, Osman Mir, Shreya Ghoshal, Arijit Singh Rating: 4 out of 5 Packed with 10 culturally nourished songs, the 'Ram Leela' soundtrack has no remix or reprised version, but it's a feast for music lovers. Director Sanjay Leela Bhansali, known for making...
  • Malayalam actor Dulqar Salman to star in 'Pattom Pole' April 14, 2013

    Though he hasn't got any definite plans to land in Tamil cinema soon, young star Dulqar Salman seems to be in the right track to create an impression among Tamilians too . He will be soon acting as a Tamil Brahmin boy for the new film 'Pattom Pole'. To be...
  • LK Advani wants stronger BJP in Uttar Pradesh April 4, 2013

    Lucknow: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader LK Advani on Wednesday asked the Uttar Pradesh unit to strengthen the party in the state and fight graft. Speaking at the inaugural session of the two-day state conclave at Chitrakoot, over 200 km from here, Advani said at one point Uttar Pradesh sent the...
  • Kolkata band sings for Malala, pledges to take her cause forward March 7, 2013

    Kolkata: A band in Kolkata has found inspiration in young Pakistani girl and hero Malala Yousufzai. Not only are they singing for the young Pakistani who survived the Taliban attempt on her life, they're also funding children's education projects. Bangla band Robi O Nobin, a breakaway group from the cult...
  • Chennai: Street children turn shutterbugs for a cause September 24, 2012

    Chennai: ‘I have a dream!’ the quote was no more pertained only to Martin Luther King. The children who live in streets too have their own dreams, be it eliminating issues such as alcohol consumtion or to eradicate child sexual abuse. Around 20 children, who live in streets, expressed...
  • Rajeev Chawla: Breaking new ground August 28, 2012

    Rajeev Chawla Age: 50 Profile: An IAS officer, Chawla was the principal secretary to the revenue department (Bhoomi and urban property registration) in Karnataka before being transferred as the Metropolitan Commissioner, Bangalore Metropolitan Region Development Authority. His Achievements In 1998, Chawla was the first one to roll out an initiative, now called Bhoomi, to...
  • Bengal: Mamata announces more sops for Muslims April 9, 2012

    Kolkata: With an eye on next year's panchayat polls, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday showered more sops on the Muslim community including new loan schemes, creating an employment bank and promising official stamp on 10,000 madrasas. The announcement comes days after she declared a monthly honorarium and housing...
  • Kolkata band Bhoomi launches album during Durga Puja October 5, 2011

    A popular band from Kolkata- Bhoomi has come out with a new album- using the occasion of Durga Puja as a perfect launch. ...
  • Mamata releases folk band Bhoomi's album September 13, 2011

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has released popular Bengali folk band Bhoomi's new album 'Desh Jurrey'. After the success of the group's album 'Gaan Doriyay' released prior to last year's Durga Puja festival, Desh Jurrey' features eight songs translated in Bengali from different regional languages. Bhoomi is scheduled to leave for...
  • Karnataka: SMS to notify land transactions June 27, 2011

    Tumkur: In an innovative way to keep track of instant land deal notifications through SMSes, a new initiative has been launched in Karnataka to check land fraud. A 67-year-old woman was in for a surprise when she gifted three acres of land to her daughter at the sub-registrar's office....
  • Rajiv Gandhi remembered on death anniversary May 21, 2009

    New Delhi: The nation on Thursday paid tributes to former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi on his 18th death anniversary. President Pratibha Patil, Vice-President Hamid Ansari, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and the departed leader's widow and UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi were among the first to pay floral tributes to the late...
  • BJP reiterates commitment to Ram temple September 23, 2010

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday reiterated that it was "committed" to building a Ram temple in Ayodhya. Reading out extracts from the manifesto for the Lok Sabha election, BJP spokesperson Ravi Shankar Prasad said the party was "committed to the construction of the Ram temple in Ayodhya". On...