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  • It's Pakistan calling for Mahesh Bhatt's 'Daddy' 1 week ago

    Mumbai: 'Daddy', a theatrical production based on Indian filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt's eponymous 1989 movie, will premiere in Pakistan. It will be attended by Mahesh and his daughter Pooja, who had made her acting debut with the film. "'Daddy' to be staged as a play in Pakistan. Mahesh & Pooja Bhatt to...
  • Tourism minister Mahesh Sharma pays surprise visit to Taj Mahal February 25, 2015

    Agra: Union Tourism Minister Mahesh Sharma paid a surprise visit to the Taj Mahal on Tuesday evening, to look into the issues ailing the structure, following a directive from Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He was accompanied by union minister of state for human resource development Ram Shankar Katheria and local tourism...
  • Ram Kapoor perfect for the new show 'Dil Ki Baatein Dil Hi Jaane': Mahesh Bhatt February 21, 2015

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt, who has produced the forthcoming TV show 'Dil Ki Baatein Dil Hi Jaane', says Ram Kapoor was the perfect choice for it. The 'Bade Achhe Lagte Hain' star is heading back to television with 'Dil Ki Baatein Dil Hi Jaane', where he will play the role of...
  • It's very interesting to work with Mahesh Bhatt as an actor, says Shazahn Padamsee February 16, 2015

    Mumbai: Actress Shazahn Padamsee, who is sharing screen space with Mahesh Bhatt in 'Siddhartha', says the filmmaker is playing the role of her father figure in the film. Shazahn told IANS: "I'm waiting for the release of 'Siddhartha'. It's a very beautiful story. After hearing the narration, anybody will fall in...
  • Mahesh Bhatt compliments Sonakshi for her 'maturity'; agrees with her on FIR February 14, 2015

    Mumbai: After questioning an FIR against his daughter Alia and not Sonakshi Sinha in the AIB Roast case, filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt on Friday not only agreed with BJP MP and actor Shatrughan Sinha's daughter but also complimented her for her "maturity at this tender age." Bhatt's tweets came after Sonakshi replied...
  • Let's not give these people the attention they so desperately seek: Sonakshi Sinha replies to Mahesh Bhatt's allegations February 13, 2015

    After an FIR was filed against Alia Bhatt and 14 other members who were a part of the recent AIB Roast, Mahesh Bhatt had come in support of daughter Alia Bhatt and given a statement that why was it only Alia and Deepika Padukone who were booked and not Sonakshi...
  • Why was Sonakshi Sinha not named in FIR? Mahesh Bhatt on AIB Roast controversy February 13, 2015

    After a social activist filed a petition before additional chief metropolitan magistrate CS Baviskar in Mumbai court and following the order, FIR was registered against 14 people involved in the AIB Roast including Deepika Padukone and Alia Bhatt, Mahesh Bhatt has alleged witch-hunt and has questioned why Sonakshi...
  • Imtiaz Ali: Indian cinema is instrumental in shaping the sense of morality that exists in the society February 7, 2015

    Gurgaon: The glitz and glamour of cinema must go beyond entertainment to have the right impact on society, believes filmmaker Imtiaz Ali, who says he tries to make socially responsible films. "I realise the power of the medium that we work in and there is a sense of responsibility that I...
  • Mahesh Bhatt: Indian cinema losing its 'Indianness'; it is getting disconnected from its roots February 6, 2015

    Chandigarh: The roots of Indian cinema lie in regional films, feels producer-director Mahesh Bhatt "Indian cinema is losing its Indianness as it is getting disconnected from its roots and by connecting with roots of Punjab, India cinema will become richer," said Bhatt, who was here to launch a Punjabi production...
  • Telugu star Mahesh Babu wants to adopt his father's birth village in Guntur district February 4, 2015

    Chennai: Superstar Mahesh Babu has expressed interest in adopting his father's birth place Burripalem in Guntur district. He wants to give it a smart makeover. "Mahesh and his brother-in-law Jayadevi Galla are set to take up this initiative. As a child, Mahesh spent many years in Burripalem with his grandmother and...
  • Mahesh Bhatt's gift to actor Ali Fazal: A book on the Indian thinker UG Krishnamurti February 2, 2015

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt has gifted a copy of his book "A Taste of Life: The Last Days of U.G Krishnamurti" to actor Ali Fazal. Ali features in the newly-released film "Khamoshiyan", produced by Mahesh and Mukesh Bhatt under their Vishesh Films banner. "He gave it to me as a sign...
  • Mahesh Bhatt: I'm accused for selling sex through my films, but have made more good films than anyone else February 1, 2015

    New Delhi: Mahesh Bhatt, who has written 'Hamari Adhuri Kahani', the upcoming love story from his production house, says the Vidya Balan and Emraan Hashmi-starrer will focus on the life of a traditional Indian woman. According to the director-producer, the story is inspired from some incidents from his step-mother's life, though...
  • Ranji Trophy, Rd 8, Group A wrap: Rawat shines as Railways inch towards 1st innings lead January 30, 2015

    Kolkata: Skipper Mahesh Rawat's fluent half-century kept Railways with a bright chance of getting the first innings lead against hosts Bengal in a group league encounter of the Ranji Trophy on Friday. In reply to Bengal's first innings score of 268, Rawat's unbeaten 56 helped Railways reach 219 for six in...
  • Ranji Trophy: Angry Railways captain speaks to match referee on Eden strip January 28, 2015

    New Delhi: Unhappy with the Eden Gardens strip, an angry Railways captain Mahesh Rawat spoke to the match referee Prakash J Bhat and expressed his displeasure about the pitch on offer for their do-or-die Ranji Trophy cricket match against Bengal starting tomorrow in Kolkata. "During the mandatory captains' meeting today, Mahesh...
  • Bengal, Railways clash in must win Ranji Trophy January 28, 2015

    Kolkata: With time running out fast for both the teams, Bengal and Railways will face off on Thursday in a must-win match to keep themselves in contention for quarters of the Ranji Trophy cricket tournament. Bengal will stick to their ploy of three-spin attack but more than the team combination it's...
  • Have tremendous faith in Ali Fazal, Gurmeet Choudhary and Sapna Pabbi: Mahesh Bhatt January 28, 2015

    New Delhi: As someone who has directed films like 'Arth' 'Saaransh' and 'Zakhm', Mahesh Bhatt says he was equally comfortable in mentoring the young team behind his upcoming supernatural erotic thriller 'Khamoshiyan'. Bhatt has turned presenter for the Karan Derra-directed film that stars Ali Fazal and will mark the Bollywood...
  • Photo of the day: Vidya Balan, Emraan Hashmi spotted on the sets of their upcoming film 'Hamari Adhuri Kahani' January 27, 2015

    Directed by Mohit Suri, Vidya Balan and Emraan Hashmi's upcoming film 'Hamari Adhuri Kahani' has been generating a lot of buzz. Besides being rumoured that the film is based on Mahesh Bhatt's parents, Nanabhai Bhatt, Shirin Mohammad Ali and his stepmother, the film is also generating a lot of interest...
  • Mahesh Bhupathi out of mixed doubles in Australian Open January 24, 2015

    Mahesh Bhupathi crashed out of the mixed doubles competition following a first-round loss, even as India's junior tennis players began their campaign on a positive note in the Australian Open on Saturday. Bhupathi and his Australian partner Jarmila Gajdosova frittered away early advantage to lose 6-4 6-7 (7) (8-10) to Chinese...
  • Mahesh Bhupathi-Jurgen Melzer pair crashes out of Australian Open January 22, 2015

    Melbourne: Mahesh Bhupathi and Jurgen Melzer crashed out of the men's doubles event of the Australian Open after suffering a straight-set defeat against Argentine team of Diego Schwartzman and Horacio Zeballos on Thursday. Bhupathi and his Austrian partner lost 4-6 3-6 in the first round, which lasted only 67 minutes....
  • Snapshot: Lara Dutta celebrates daughter Saira's third birthday January 21, 2015

    Time is flying, but Lara Dutta is having fun! The actress and former beauty queen's daughter turned three Tuesday."And so my little girl turns 3!!:-) .Big day planned for her! Time flies when your having fun," Lara, who is married to tennis star Mahesh Bhupathi, tweeted. Earlier this month, the...
  • Sunny Leone: Feel proud to see Priyanka Chopra's billboard in the US; she is the most inspiring woman in Bollywood January 20, 2015

    Mumbai: Actress Sunny Leone says she finds Priyanka Chopra the most inspiring woman in Bollywood. Sunny was present at the cover launch of a magazine here along with her husband Daniel Webber when she was asked to name her favorite actress in Hindi filmdom. She said: "Who do I think great actress?...
  • Mahesh Bhatt along with Ali Fazal and Gurmeet Choudhary to spread cheer in 'Bigg Boss' house January 18, 2015

    Mumbai: 'Bigg Boss Halla Bol' series, an extension of 'Bigg Boss 8', will Sunday witness the presence of the 'Khamoshiyan' team - filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt along with actors Ali Fazal and Gurmeet Choudhary. The trio will promote their forthcoming film on the show, and they will be seen entertaining the viewers...
  • SpiceJet can be exempted from an open offer, says MoS Mahesh Sharma January 17, 2015

    Mumbai: Cash-strapped airline SpiceJet is likely to get some respite as Minister of State for Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma said the airline could be exempted from an open offer. According to sources, the Aviation Ministry is likely to approve the revival plan for the cash-strapped carrier as early as next...
  • Mahesh Bhatt: 'Aayega aane wala' from 'Mahal' is crucial to 'Khamoshiyan' January 14, 2015

    Mumbai: Vishesh Films' has taken rights of song 'Aayega aane wala' from classic suspense thriller 'Mahal' for their forthcoming supernatural erotica 'Khamoshiyan'. The movie has been produced by Mahesh and Mukesh Bhatt under their Vishesh Films banner. Mahesh says that the track will act as an important aspect in the movie...
  • Mahesh Bhatts sign up 'Khamoshiyan' actors for multiple films January 13, 2015

    New Delhi: Vishesh Films' production 'Khamoshiyan' is yet to hit the screens, but its actors Gurmeet Choudhary, Ali Fazal and Sapna Pabbi have already been signed up by the banner for future projects. The movie has been produced by Mahesh and Mukesh Bhatt under their Vishesh Films banner and they are...
  • I am motivated by excellence: Leander Paes January 12, 2015

    Chennai: The passion to achieve excellence everyday is what motivates Leander Paes the most and the ageless wonder's mantra in life is to focus on positives. In an exclusive chat with PTI, the 41-year-old tennis legend explained how he keeps himself motivated to come on to the courts everyday and produce...
  • After Mahesh Babu in '1: Nenokkadine', filmmaker Sukumar casts Jr NTR in his next film January 9, 2015

    Actor Jr NTR, who's finishing the last schedule of his upcoming film 'Temper', will next be seen in '1: Nenokkadine' director Sukumar's untitled film. Slated to be launched on January 25, Sukumar has cast actress Rakul Preet Singh opposite NTR. This will be Sukumar's first full-length film after the Mahesh Babu-starrer '1:...
  • Telugu star Mahesh Babu may be seen in three films in 2015 January 8, 2015

    Chennai: It's almost impossible for stars to have two releases in a year, but superstar Mahesh Babu, whose last outing "Aagadu" failed to hit the bull's eye, may have three, going by the number of films he has in his kitty. Mahesh is currently busy wrapping up yet-untitled film with Koratala...
  • I always backed Bhupathi's IPTL, says Australian Open Director January 8, 2015

    Sydney: Working hard to make this edition of the Australian Open a grand success, Tournament Director Craig Tiley on Thursday said that he is always open to 'innovation' in the game and was one of the first people to back Mahesh Bhupathi's ambitious IPTL dream. CEO of Tennis Australia, Tiley believes...