DIALOGUE

  • 'Rajneeti mein goonge aur behre bankar raho toh raj karoge': 10 powerful dialogues from Sadashiv Amrapurkar's movies that made him one of the best villains of the '90s November 3, 2014

    For those who grew up watching Hindi and Marathi movies in the early '90s, Sadashiv Amrapurkar was the perfect villain who effortlessly portrayed the dark characters intermingled with comedy. The renowned actor passed away today while being treated for a lung infection.Amrapurkar had won two Filmfare awards. In 1984, he...
  • 10 hard-hitting dialogues from Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Haider' October 4, 2014

    Movies have the power to leave an indelible impact on the minds of the viewers. They not only make us think, but also play an instrumental role in changing the way we think. And filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj does exactly the same with his projects. His films not only open up...
  • UN chief hails initiative for dialogue in Sudan September 6, 2014

    United Nations: UN SecretaryGeneral Ban Ki moon on Friday welcomed the initiative of holding a comprehensive national dialogue in Sudan to achieve sustainable peace as well as the progress being made by Sudanese stakeholders to prepare for this process. He welcomed in particular the signing of "an agreement between representatives of...
  • India, US stress on strategic ties but tensions remain August 1, 2014

    New Delhi: The United States and India stressed their desire to boost business and defense ties on Thursday, but trade and spying rows were a reminder of the obstacles to President Barack Obama's vision of a "defining" partnership. After a day of meetings in New Delhi seen as a preparation for...
  • IndoUS strategic dialogue to take place today July 31, 2014

    New Delhi: US Secretary of State John Kerry who arrived in New Delhi on Wednesday will begin his official visit by meeting the National Security Advisor Ajit Doval on Thursday morning. Kerry will also be meeting Finance and Defence Minister Arun Jaitley before cochairing the IndoUS strategic dialogue with External...
  • Things maybe 'baba' should not have taught his son in 'Hate Story 2': Some unbelievably corny lines from the film July 22, 2014

    We have all grown up listening to some really weird and ridiculous suggestions and opinions from our parents. Whether it is something as lame as 'Paise paed pe nahi ugtey' or the typical filmy dialogue 'Tum abhi bacchey ho, isme mat pado', we have been yelled at, hit and rebuked...
  • Quick Quiz: How well do you know the dialogues from Katrina Kaif's movies? July 16, 2014

    It is Katrina Kaif's 31st birthday today. And yes, if you have loved and admired Katrina for her films, it is certain that you have watched majority of her works, if not all. If you call yourself a diehard fan of Katrina, identify the name of the films from which...
  • Sri Sri Ravi Shankar holds peace dialogue with Iraqi religious leaders July 11, 2014

    Boone: Deeply perturbed by the ethnic violence in Iraq, Indian spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar has met senior Iraqi religious leaders in the US and said that dialogue is the only way to establish longterm peace in the wartorn country. At the 'Art of Living Retreat' at the scenic...
  • 20 years of 'The Lion King': 10 inspirational lines from the film that holds true even now June 26, 2014

    It may have released 20 years back, but Disney's 'The Lion King' was more than just an animation film. Its dialogues till date hold relevance to one's life. On its 20th anniversary, we list out 10 inspirational lines that can serve as life lessons for us. ...
  • 'Babuji ka taar aya hai': 13 film dialogues that may never be used on screen again June 13, 2014

    We use them in jest, we make Tshirts out of them, and we spout them at regular intervals. Dialogues such as "Kitne aadmi they", "Dosti mein no sorry, no thank you", and "Main apni favourite hoon", tend to stick in the popular and collective psyche. But what about the dialogues...
  • IndiaUS Strategic Dialogue should be held in India: US Senator June 5, 2014

    A top American Senator has called for holding the next round of IndiaUS Strategic Dialogue in New Delhi this year as against the scheduled venue of Washington, to show a goodwill gesture towards the new Narendra Modiled government. "The (India US Strategic) Dialogue (in New Delhi) would provide an early opportunity...
  • IndiaUS Strategic Dialogue should be held in India:US Senator June 5, 2014

    Washington: A top American Senator has called for holding the next round of IndiaUS Strategic Dialogue in New Delhi this year as against the scheduled venue of Washington, to show a good will gesture towards the new Narendra Modiled Government. "The (India US Strategic) Dialogue (in New Delhi) would provide an...
  • Salman Khan's 'Maine commitment kar di' to Vidya Balan's 'Entertainment, Entertainment, Entertainment': The 10 legendary dialogues from Hindi films April 30, 2014

    Let's admit it, great dialogues play a vital role in making great movies. Since dialogues which the actors deliver put forth their emotions and intentions and come across as a medium via which they give purpose to every scene in the film, they ought to be powerful, hardhitting and thought...
  • Sujatha Singh in Beijing for strategic dialogue April 12, 2014

    Beijing: Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh on Saturday arrived to take part in the sixth India-China Strategic Dialogue next week during which the two nations will review the status of bilateral relations and explore new initiatives to improve ties. Singh will co-chair - along with her counterpart Vice Foreign Minister Liu Zhenmin...
  • 5 hilarious dialogues from Himesh Reshammiya's 'The Xpose' that may give you a stomach ache April 6, 2014

    Fireworks in the sky, women are gyrating at decadent parties and the men sipping drinks wearing sharp suits and bow ties. Add to it weirdly rhyming, super cheesy dialogues, and this is what the Bollywood of the '60s looks like in the trailer of Himesh Reshammiya's latest film 'The Xpose'. Here...
  • John Kerry to host Sartaj Aziz for USPak strategic dialogue January 18, 2014

    US Secretary of State John Kerry will host Pakistan's National Security and Foreign Affairs Advisor on January 27 for the USPak Strategic Dialogue ministerial meeting. "The United States and Pakistan are committed to continued cooperation between our governments and between the American and Pakistani people across a wide range of issues,...
  • 10 dialogues that have Salman Khan written all over them December 27, 2013

    New Delhi: Salman Khan was born on December 27, 1965. Today, on his 48th birthday, we have compiled a list of his ten most popular dialogues. In last 45 years, Salman has reinvented himself as an actor and that also changed his choice of films. This exercise ultimately resulted in...
  • Will discuss terror issue with Nawaz Sharif frankly: Obama assures Manmohan Singh September 28, 2013

    US President Barack Obama has promised to take up with Nawaz Sharif in a "frank" manner the issue of continued Pakistanbased terror directed against India as Prime Minister Manmohan Singh told him that progress in dialogue will depend on action on this front. The promise was conveyed to Singh during their...
  • No need for talks with Pakistan till terror attacks continue, says BJP September 26, 2013

    New Delhi: Politics has begun over the twin terror attacks that took place in Jammu early on Thursday morning. With the attack coming just a few days ahead of the meeting between Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif, the parties have opposed any such talks in...
  • Manmohan Singh, Nawaz Sharif to meet in US along sidelines of UNGA 68th session September 18, 2013

    UN chief Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday expressed hope that India and Pakistan would discuss ways to address the tension at the LoC during a possible meeting of Prime Ministers Manmohan Singh and Nawaz Sharif on the margins of the UN General Assembly next week. The UN Secretary General said he strongly...
  • Pakistan keen to have comprehensive dialogue with India: Nawaz Sharif September 17, 2013

    Asserting that people had given him the mandate to improve ties with neighbours, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said Pakistan is keen to have a comprehensive dialogue with India for the resolution of all issues including Kashmir. Sharif said he is committed to a "serious sustained and constructive engagement" with India...
  • Pakistan says framework ready for talks with Taliban September 11, 2013

    Islamabad: Pakistan's Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has said that the framework for holding talks with the Taliban was ready and there was no foreign pressure for this. Addressing a press conference on Tuesday, Nisar said it was the unanimous decision of all political parties and military leadership to hold...
  • Pakistan opposes western military intervention in Syria August 29, 2013

    Amid talk of possible western military intervention in Syria, Pakistan today called for restraint and said the use of force just be avoided at all costs. The West should wait for the report of the UN team probing the alleged use of chemical weapons by the Syrian regime before it decides...
  • First Russia-Pakistan strategic dialogue begins in Moscow August 28, 2013

    The first Pakistan-Russia strategic dialogue aimed at upgrading political diplomatic economic and defence relations began in Moscow on Wednesday. Foreign Secretary Jalil Abbass Jilani is leading the Pakistani side in the dialogue during which both countries will discuss security cooperation and global and regional issues of mutual interest, including the Afghan...
  • 20 corny Bollywood dialogues you'd like to forget August 27, 2013

    New Delhi: There is no dearth of movies wherein popular actors mouth the most nonsensical to ridiculously awful and irksome dialogues. Even though we loathe and scowl each time these highly dramatic dialogues are delivered, their popularity remains beyond compare. So whether it is 'Mai tumhare bachhe ki maa ban...
  • Way forward in Indo-Pak ties is to resume dialogue, says Zardari August 23, 2013

    Emphasising on the need to resume stalled composite dialogue between Pakistan and India, President Asif Ali Zardari on Thursday said recent LoC incidents should not be allowed to derail the normalisation process between the two countries. "We believe the way forward for the two countries is to resume the stalled...
  • US takes pride in 'indispensable partnership' with India August 16, 2013

    The United States greeted India on its Independence Day saying it takes pride in "our indispensable partnership" and looks forward to working together for peace, democracy, and prosperity in Asia and around the world. In a press statement Secretary of State John Kerry recalled his recent visit to India for...
  • Omar Abdullah for resumption of talks with Pak to resolve Kashmir issue August 15, 2013

    Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Thursday advocated resumption of dialogue with Pakistan as well as separatists to resolve political issues facing the state. "Jammu and Kashmir is a political problem and can be resolved only through a process of dialogue. We have to start the dialogue process...
  • 'Real dialogue' after Indian polls: Pak PMs security advisor August 14, 2013

    Islamabad: Amid an increase in tensions over clashes on the Line of Control (LoC), a top aide to Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said on Wednesday that "real dialogue" will be possible only after elections are held in India early next year. "The real dialogue will be possible after (the Indian)...
  • Narendra Modi thanks British MPs for inviting him to give a speech in House of Commons August 14, 2013

    Stating that dialogue strengthens democracies, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday thanked the British MPs for inviting him to UK in the spirit of dialogue and engagement. Barry Gardiner, a MP of UK, had sent a letter to Modi last week inviting him to the House of Commons to...