LIAR

  • Nagraj Manjule's 'Fandry', Geethu Mohandas's 'Liar's Dice' out of Golden Globe race December 12, 2014

    Los Angeles: Acclaimed Indian films "Fandry" and "Liar's Dice", which were among the 53 motion pictures approved for Golden Globe consideration in the foreign language category, are not part of the final nomination list for the 72nd edition of the awards ceremony. Nagraj Manjule's Marathi film "Fandry", revolving around an "untouchable"...
  • 83 countries to compete at the Oscars for best foreign language film October 10, 2014

    Los Angeles: A record 83 countries have submitted films for consideration in the Foreign Language Film category for the 87th Academy Awards with Geetu Mohandas' 'Liar's Dice' representing India. Last year 76 films were submitted in the category, which has four new entrants --Kosovo with 'Three Windows and a Hanging', Mauritania...
  • My acting instinct has got me this far; won't focus on image building or starry tantrums: Nawazuddin Siddiqui September 25, 2014

    Chicago: For an actor who has made his mark playing an arrogant Intelligence Bureau officer in "Kahani" and the villain with the heinous laugh in the recent blockbuster "Kick", one would expect Nawazuddin Siddiqui to project a larger than life image, or at least an air of entitlement that stars...
  • India's Oscar entry 'Liar's Dice': 10 things you wanted to know about the film September 24, 2014

    It's official! Geethu Mohandas' Hindi film 'Liar's Dice', has been selected as India's entry in the Best Foreign Language Film category for the 2015 Oscars. 'Liar's Dice', which features Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Geetanjali Thapa in lead roles, was selected by a 12-member jury appointed headed by director T Hariharan. Here...
  • It's a proud moment for all of us: Geethu Mohandas on 'Liar's Dice' being declared as India's official entry to the Oscars September 23, 2014

    Mumbai: Happiness and pride are feelings that engulfed actress-director Geetu Mohandas when her independent film "Liar's Dice" was chosen as India's official entry for the best foreign film category at the 87th Academy Awards Tuesday. She says this was unexpected. "I am extremely excited and happy for my entire cast and...
  • Geethu Mohandas' 'Liar's Dice' is India's official entry to the Oscars September 23, 2014

    New Delhi: National Award winning Hindi film "Liar's Dice", starring acclaimed actors Geetanjali Thapa and Nawazuddin Siddiqui, has been zeroed in on as India's entry for the best foreign film category at the 87th Academy Awards. The film has been chosen by a 12-member jury appointed by the Film Federation of...
  • Modi is a liar, claims Congress leader Narayan Rane April 13, 2014

    In a scathing attack on BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, senior Congress leader and Maharashtra Industries Minister Narayan Rane today said the Gujarat Chief Minister is a "liar" and "devoid of human values". "Modi is a person without humanity and we can see that from the 2002 Gujarat riots," he...
  • Kejriwal greatest liar of the century, says Harsh Vardhan February 25, 2014

    BJP on Tuesday alleged that AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal was the "greatest liar of the century" and accused his party of working to destabilise the country. "Kejriwal is levelling false charges against Narendra Modi, but he should say for which foreign country he is working? Is he a CIA agent,...
  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui's 'Liar's Dice' in Sundance Film Festival December 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Nawazuddin Siddiqui's upcoming film 'Liar's Dice', directed by Malayalam actress Geetu Mohandas, has been selected in the competition category at the prestigious Sundance Film Festival in the US. The film will be featured in the 'World Cinema Dramatic Competition' and is the only Indian movie to be selected in...
  • Who will win the 'World's Biggest Liar' contest? November 16, 2012

    London: Fantastic fibbers vied at a remote pub in northwestern England on Thursday for the title of world's biggest liar. Judges were deliberating into the night after two hours of competition at the Bridge Inn in the Lake District hamlet of Santon Bridge. Contestants had five minutes to impress the judges...
  • JK Rowling is a liar: PC Sorcar Jr June 13, 2012

    Mumbai: PC Sorcar Jr is magic. The robeandwand yielding, featherturban clad, abracadabra kind that takes over your mind and opens it to a world where everything is limitless and impossible is nothing. MiD DAY catches up with him as he returns to the city after a gap of 12 years...
  • Perry, 'Potter' win at People's Choice Awards January 12, 2012

    Los Angeles: Katy Perry is in the popular clique now. The singeractress won the most People's Choice Awards at Wednesday's 38th annual fanfavorite extravaganza, but viewers wouldn't have known it from watching the ceremony. An absentee Perry was honored in five categories, including favorite female artist, tour headliner, song of the...
  • Nonverbal cues can unmask seasoned liars July 20, 2011

    Washington: Seasoned liars can bluff interrogators with a bland expression for sometime, but then they are unmasked by nonverbal cues. Researchers examined whether study volunteers could smother facial actions like the twitch of an eyebrow or smiles on command while under scrutiny by a lie catcher. They could to a degree,...
  • I've always loved Shakira: Beyonce January 25, 2007

    London: Singeractress Beyonce Knowles is all praise for Shakira and says she is the perfect person to join her in the female empowerment duet Beautiful Liar. Beyonce was happy to record the song with Shakira and she is proud of the lyrics, about women coming together to reject the advances of...