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  • Salman Khan becomes the first Bollywood actor to make seven Rs 100 crore films in a row 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Salman Khan, a trend-setter in many ways, has today taken the 'Rs 100 crore club' concept to a whole new level. The coveted, yet unofficial 'club' per say, is the league of films that made more than Rs 100 crores, regardless of its making cost. Many actors so far...
  • 'Jai Ho' was a Rs 126-crore flop film: Salman Khan July 18, 2014

    Mumbai: Superstar Salman Khan feels that lower rate of ticket prices for his last release 'Jai Ho' was a big mistake which led to the film's failure. The film failed to get the expected big opening at the box office, upon its release in January this year. "An actor wants his...
  • 'Bade Achche Lagte Hai' set new benchmark for Indian TV industry: Jai Kalra July 15, 2014

    New Delhi: The curtains are down on 'Bade Achche Lagte Hain', which started as a unique mature love story of two distinct individuals, and looking back at the journey, actor Jai Kalra, who's now looking forward to 'Laut Aao Trisha', says it brought a whiff of freshness to the Indian...
  • Will explore a whole new side of our daily lives: Bhagyashree on her upcoming show 'Laut Aao Trisha' July 12, 2014

    New Delhi: 'Laut Aao Trisha', to be aired on Life OK, promises to entertain viewers with a new style of storytelling. An adaptation of Spanish finite TV series 'Donde esta Elisa', it will focus on the ugly side of a family and its ties. Going on air July 21, the finite...
  • Bollywood's half-year report card: The hits and misses July 1, 2014

    Half way through the year, it's time to take a look at some of the hits and misses at the Box Office in 2014. CNN-IBN correspondent Mihir Trivedi does some number crunching to find out which films were the biggest earners and which ones surprised the viewers. ...
  • Saw Ness Wadia grabbing Preity Zinta's arm, says witness June 26, 2014

    Mumbai: Mumbai Police on Thursday recorded statements of the witnesses named by Preity Zinta in connection with her complaint against her former boyfriend Ness Wadia. Jay Kanojia, a Mumbai businessman and one of the witnesses in the case, told police that he saw Ness Wadia grabbing the actress's arm but...
  • Journalist Jai Kumar Sahu passes away June 14, 2014

    A young journalist, Jai Kumar Sahu died in a local hospital, days after he had successfully undergone a gallbladder surgery for gallstones. Twenty seven years old Sahu, who was working for a Hindi daily as well as a stringer of a news agency, breathed his last in Brahmanand Narayan Hrudalay in...
  • Watch: Katrina Kaif referred to as the lucky charm of Khans and Kapoors in Nitin Kakkar's 'Filmistaan' May 6, 2014

    She may have been mocked for her acting skills, but Katrina Kaif has always been lauded for her good looks and her onscreen chemistry with the Khans and Ranbir Kapoor, which is why she is referred to as one of the top actresses of Bollywood. But did you ever expect...
  • Kiran Reddy aide quits his new party, joins TDP April 4, 2014

    Former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy-led Jai Samaikyaandhra Party (JSP) on Friday received a jolt when its vice-president joined the TDP. Pithani Satyanarayana was one of the two former Cabinet colleagues of Kiran who played a key role in the formation of JSP on the united Andhra Pradesh...
  • Hope to see Telugu people unite one day: Kiran Reddy March 22, 2014

    With Telangana set to become a reality in just over two months, Jai Samaikhyandhra Party founder and former Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Saturday expressed the hope the Telugu people will unite one day. "I hope the Telugu people will unite again one day," Reddy said even as he...
  • Kiran Reddy hits out at TRS, Congress during road show March 22, 2014

    Jai Samaikhyandhra Party President N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Friday conducted his maiden road show in Krishna district, where he hit out at TRS and Congress over division of Andhra Pradesh. The former Congress Chief Minister, a staunch supporter of united Andhra Pradesh, began his two-day road show from Jaggaihpet town...
  • New parties emerge in Seemandhra, Telangana after AP bifurcation March 19, 2014

    Hyderabad: Ahead of the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh has led to the creation of several regional parties. Amid the rising summer heat, it's raining political parties in Andhra Pradesh. Former AP chief minister Kiran Kumar Reddy has finally stepped out of the Congress and launched...
  • Kiran Kumar Reddy unveils 'footwear' as his new party's symbol March 16, 2014

    Former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Sunday unveiled 'footwear' as the election symbol of his newly launched Jai Samaikyandhra Party. Moving swiftly after the launch of his party on the 'unified Andhra Pradesh' plank last week, Reddy made the announcement at a function in Visakhapatnam. "JSP has...
  • Won't ally with anyone responsible for AP's division: Ex-CM Kiran Reddy March 11, 2014

    Former Andhra Pradesh chief minister Kiran Kumar Reddy launched his party on Monday. Jai Samaikyandhra Party will work for a united Andhra Pradesh, Reddy declared. ...
  • Congress legislators demand Muslim face for North East Delhi seat March 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Five Delhi Congress legislators on Monday met party general secretary Shakeel Ahmed to demand that a Muslim candidate be fielded from the capital's North East constituency for the Lok Sabha polls. They also sought a change of face in the North West district, represented by union Women and...
  • Former Andhra CM Kiran Reddy names his party 'Jai Samaikyandhra Party' March 10, 2014

    Hyderabad: Former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Kiran Kumar Reddy has named his new party 'Jai Samaikyandhra Party'. Reddy who had quit Congress following the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh had floated his party last week. Kiran who was known as a staunch Congress loyalist had openly rebelled against party's decision to...
  • I try not to disappoint Salman Khan, says Pulkit Samrat March 9, 2014

    Mumbai: Newcomer Pulkit Samrat says he tries his best not to disappoint superstar Salman Khan, who is his mentor in the industry. "He is a rock star, the best human being I have ever met. I truly love and respect him as a person. His contribution is great (towards my...
  • Kapil Sibal is amazing, Rahman average: Salman Khan on 'Raunaq' February 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Superstar Salman Khan, who unveiled Academy-award winning musician A R Rahman's new album 'Raunaq' here, today gave full marks to the lyrics penned by Union Law Minister Kapil Sibal for the musical composition. 'Raunaq' is a unique collaboration between the legendary musician and the Central minister, who wrote all the...
  • CIC, Information Commissioners take oath in Raj Bhawan February 12, 2014

    Madhya Pradesh Governor Ram Naresh Yadav on Tuesday administered oath of office to the newly appointed Chief Information Commissioner (CIC) of the State and four Information Commissioners. KD Khan has been appointed CIC, while Gopal Krishna Dandotiya, Atmadeep, Jai Kishan Sharma and Hiralal Trivedi have been named Commissioners. The Governor administered...
  • Jai Ho: Who says it's a flop? The film crosses the Rs 100 cr mark February 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Director Sohail Khan's latest film 'Jai Ho' was written off by many when it failed to touch magical figures in its initial days, but it seems the film is all set to become one of the bigger hits of recent times. As per trade analyst Taran Adarsh, the...
  • I have always lived under Anurag's shadow: Abhinav Kashyap February 7, 2014

    New Delhi: Abhinav Kashyap admits he's always lived under the tutelage of his elder brother and acclaimed filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, but his record-breaking directorial debut 'Dabangg' helped him come into his own. Considering himself fortunate to have a gifted sibling like Anurag, he also admitted learning the nuances of filmmaking from...
  • Over 1,000 prisoners claim they have completed jail term, go on strike for release February 3, 2014

    Over a thousand prisoners went on strike in different jails of Jharkhand on Monday demanding their release, with some also on hunger strike. Around 700 prisoners are sitting on strike in Jai Prakash Narayan Central Jail, 200 in Garwah jail and 140 in Medininagar jail. The prisoners, most of them lifers, said...
  • Salman Khan starrer 'Jai Ho' gets entertainment tax exemption in Uttar Pradesh February 2, 2014

    Newly released movie 'Jai Ho', featuring Salman Khan who had recently performed in Saifai Mahotsav, was given entertainment tax exemption by the Uttar Pradesh government. Earlier, Madhuri Dixit's 'Dedh Ishqiya' was also exempted from entertainment tax. Dixit, before release of the movie, had also participated in the 'Mahotsav' in Saifai, the...
  • I never said I won't do remakes: Salman Khan January 31, 2014

    Mumbai: Salman Khan today dismissed reports that he was averse to acting in remakes after his recent movie 'Jai Ho', which is the remake of Chiranjeevi-starrer Telugu film 'Stalin', failed at the box office. "I will do remakes. Who said I won't do them? I never said that I won't...
  • I totally appreciate it: Salman Khan on fans' unwavering support for 'Jai Ho' January 30, 2014

    New Delhi: He may have disappointed movie critics by being part of 'Jai Ho' which quite honestly has nothing interesting to offer, but his ardent fans continue to support him. Unfazed by the criticism that has come his way post the release of 'Jai Ho', and its failure at getting...
  • Had to fight a fitter villain in 'Jai Ho': Salman Khan January 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Salman Khan is considered a fitness icon in Bollywood, but the superstar says that he had to fight a "fitter" villain, played by newcomer Haroon Kazi, in his recent film 'Jai Ho'. The two used to work out together in the gym where Salman, 48, noticed the hard work put...
  • Salman Khan's 'Jai Ho' fails to make gazillion rupees, is this the end of the world? January 29, 2014

    New Delhi: This is unbelievable. Something that most of the trade pundits wouldn't have accepted just six days ago. Is the charisma fading or is it just the beginning of a new era when the audience will see a new, improved Salman Khan! The initial collections of 'Jai Ho' are...