Bobby

  • Anju and Bobby George got reward for their efforts 05-04-2014 09:32 AM

    Milkha Singh and PT Usha are some of the pioneers of athletics in our country. They strove hard in 200 and 400 metres and created a niche for themselves in these events. Try as they did, they couldn't reach the then prevailing levels of excellence. Lack of modern equipment, training...
  • IAAF ratifies Anju Bobby George's top finish in 2005 World Athletics Final 01-04-2014 09:41 PM

    New Delhi: Star Indian long jumper Anju Bobby George has officially become the gold medal winner at the World Athletics Final held at Monte Carlo in 2005 after the International Association of Athletics Federation ratified the result. The IAAF upgraded Anju to the top place in the IAAF World Athletics...
  • I don't have a political bent of mind: Vidya Balan 30-03-2014 10:04 AM

    Melbourne: National award-winning actress Vidya Balan, who is on a mini break from her hectic career, says she has no plans to join politics and will stick to her acting career. "I don't have a political bent of mind except that I will cast my vote like a responsible citizen...
  • Charlton urges Rooney to break his Manchester United scoring record 25-03-2014 08:10 PM

    Former Manchester United great Bobby Charlton cannot wait for Wayne Rooney to break his club goalscoring record. Rooney's two goals in the 2-0 victory at West Ham United on Saturday took his tally to 212, putting him third on the all-time list behind Charlton (249) and Denis Law (237). "I...
  • Will be joining the 'Fast and Furious' gang soon: Ali Fazal 19-03-2014 12:24 PM

    Mumbai: The shooting of Hollywood film "Fast & Furious 7", which had been postponed following actor Paul Walker's sudden demise in a car crash, will be resumed with a schedule in Abu Dhabi. Bollywood actor Ali Fazal will join the team. "Yes, I will be joining the 'Fast & Furious'...
  • 'Bobby Jasoos' attempts to break into a domain dominated by male actors, says Dia Mirza 15-03-2014 03:17 PM

    Mumbai: Actress-producer Dia Mirza feels women-centric films in Bollywood are mostly one-sided but things are now changing. Dia also said that there is a scope for such movies to be presented as wholesome entertainers for a larger audience. "Heroines have always been an essential part of films but their portrayal...
  • Juhi Chawla's brother Bobby passes away 09-03-2014 01:43 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Juhi Chawla's brother Bobby Chawla, who was in coma since 2010 at the Jaslok Hospital, died Sunday morning. "He passed away today morning," said a source from the hospital. Bobby, whose condition was serious for a long time, died at 7 a.m. He was in coma since April...
  • Jindal slams Obama, describes him as worst US president 08-03-2014 10:05 AM

    Washington: Preparing ground for his potential presidential run in 2016, Indian-American Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal has slammed Barack Obama as the worst President in history and took a dig at his inability to stop Russia from invading Ukraine. "To President Carter, I want to issue a sincere apology. It is...
  • 10 Indian-Americans in race for 2014 elections in US 24-02-2014 11:37 AM

    Even as the 2014 general elections in the US are still more than eight months away, as many as 10 Indian-Americans have already announced their decision to enter the race for elected public offices, including the House of Representatives. Ami Bera, the only Indian-American Congressman and the third ever, is...
  • Mariah Carey helping Whitney Houston's daughter to launch career? 13-02-2014 11:26 AM

    London: Singer Mariah Carey and producer Randy Jackson are reportedly preparing Whitney Houston's daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown for music stardom. Carey, 43, and Jackson, 57, are said to have decided to help Bobbi's music career, reported Showbiz Spy. "Mariah and Randy were close friends of Whitney's and were heartbroken after...
  • Thrilled to work on 'Bobby Jasoos': Dia Mirza 03-02-2014 04:48 PM

    Mumbai: Actress-producer Dia Mirza is thrilled to wrap-up the shooting of her upcoming Vidya Balan starrer 'Bobby Jasoos' in 51 days. Dia and Sahil Sangha's film, produced under their banner Born Free Entertainment, has completed principal photography on schedule. The film was shot over 51 days in a non stop...
  • Brothers Sunny and Bobby Deol give Ahana's wedding a miss; hadn't attended Esha's either 03-02-2014 04:16 PM

    Mumbai: Even as the who's who of the film fraternity came together at the wedding of veteran Bollywood actors Hema Malini and Dharmendra's younger daughter Ahana, the bride's half brothers Sunny and Bobby were conspicuous by their absence at the celebrations. Ahana got married to Delhi-based businessman Vaibhav Vora in...
  • Sunny, Bobby may skip Ahana's wedding 02-02-2014 01:46 PM

    Mumbai: Actor-brothers Sunny and Bobby Deol, who were absent from half-sister Esha Deol's wedding in 2012, are not expected to attend Esha's younger sibling Ahana's marriage here Sunday. Esha and Ahana are daughters of veteran actors Dharmendra and Hema Malini. "Neither Dharamji nor Hemaji would want to hurt Prakashji (Sunny...
  • We Deols are emotional than most people: Abhay Deol 27-01-2014 06:38 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Abhay Deol, who is known for his off-beat choice of movies, says he would not mind taking his chances with mass-entertainers or formula films. "As an audience I enjoy it. I may not be able to act in it (massy films) but can definitely produce it," Abhay...
  • England upbeat about facing New Zealand in world league semis 16-01-2014 04:42 PM

    New Delhi: An unbeaten England are confident and upbeat about their semi-final clash against New Zealand at the Hockey World League Final here on Friday. The Englishmen were seen working hard in a practice session at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium on Thursday, after which coach Bobby Crutchley spoke...
  • Anju Bobby George's nine-year wait ends in historic gold 14-01-2014 02:27 PM

    New Delhi: Long jumper Anju Booby George on Tuesday expressed happiness after her second place finish at the 2005 Monaco World Athletics Final was upgraded to a gold medal, saying the frustrating time she endured for last nine years was worth the wait. Anju became the first Indian track and...
  • India better than their World No.10 hockey ranking: England coach 09-01-2014 04:37 PM

    New Delhi: England's chief hockey coach Bobby Crutchley believes that eight-time Olympic Champions India are much better than their World No.10 ranking. World No.4 England and India are clubbed in the same group with Olympic champions and World No.1 Germany and New Zealand in the Hockey World League Final that...
  • England confident ahead of India clash in Hockey World League 08-01-2014 08:53 PM

    New Delhi: England head coach Bobby Crutchley said his team is confident ahead of their clash with India on the opening day of the Hockey World League Final at the Major Dhyan National Stadium here from Jan 10-18. "We are confident to play against India and hope to start the...
  • England promise tough competition at Hockey World League 06-01-2014 07:02 PM

    New Delhi: Cautioning all the participating teams, England coach Bobby Crutchley on Monday vowed to give a tough fight to all their opponents, including hosts India, in the inaugural Hero World League Hockey Final to be held here from January 10-18. England will play hosts India in a Pool A...
  • Bobby Jasoos: Dia Mirza resumes shooting for the film 02-01-2014 04:15 PM

    New Delhi: Actress-producer Dia Mirza is excited to resume the shooting for 'Bobby Jasoos'. The 32-year old actress' mother underwent an emergency heart surgery due to which the shooting of her production venture was postponed. "All our bags are packed! Onto schedule 2 of Bobby Jasoos yippee! Can't believe by...
  • Bobby Jindal will run for President in 2016: top US senator 23-12-2013 07:18 AM

    Washington: Top Republican leader and current Governor of Louisiana Bobby Jindal is planning to run for President in 2016, a top US Senator from his home State has said. "I do think, he (Jindal) will run. He is being running. He would be a significant candidate," Senator David Vitter told...
  • Top 10 sporting quotes of 2013 19-12-2013 10:09 AM

    From Andy Murray to Bobby Charlton and Oscar Pistorius to Lance Armstrong here are some of the famous sporting quotes of year 2013. Lance Armstrong "Yes" - American cyclist Lance Armstrong finally confessed to taking performing-enhancing drugs to win his seven Tour de France titles in an interview with Oprah...
  • Shooting begins for Vidya Balan's 'Bobby Jasoos' 02-12-2013 04:34 PM

    Mumbai: The shooting for Vidya Balan starrer spy-thriller 'Bobby Jasoos' has begun in Hyderabad. The film will be shot in one schedule, over a span of 55 days for a summer 2014 release. 'Bobby Jasoos', being produced by Born Free Entertainment's Dia Mirza and Sahil Sangha, began shooting from November...
  • First Look: You won't recognise Vidya Balan as Bobby Jasoos 02-12-2013 12:16 PM

    New Delhi: Vidya Balan may have been mocked for sticking to her 'desi' avatar in real life, but when it comes to films, the actress shows no qualms in experimenting with her looks. If 'Ghanchakkar' featured her in bright salwaar-kurtis and outrageous western ensembles, Vidya is all set to shock...
  • Star power sometimes overshadows movie content: Anil Sharma 23-11-2013 11:54 AM

    Mumbai: Director Anil Sharma feels that stars set the cash registers ringing at the box office but sometimes a film's content gets eclipsed by them. "Star power does exist, stars can pull the audience to theatres. One of the reasons for the film to do well commercially is the star......
  • Bobby Jasoos: It will be a challenge to romance Vidya, says Ali Fazal 22-11-2013 11:55 AM

    Mumbai: Ali Fazal says it would be fun yet challenging to romance Vidya Balan on screen. Ali is known for '3 Idiots' and the recent 'Fukrey'. Now he has been signed up opposite Vidya for 'Bobby Jasoos', produced by Dia Mirza and Sahil Sanghvi. "I am playing the lead with...