Maximum

  • Heavy rains in Himachal Pradesh, but heat wave persists in lower areas July 31, 2014

    Shimla: Heavy rains occurred in parts of Himachal Pradesh on Wednesday but maximum temperatures were up by two to three degrees. The lower hills of Himachal reeled under the heat wave. Baldwara was wettest with 90 mm of rains while Hamirpur and Chelsea recorded 49 mm and 45 mm rains respectively. The...
  • Author James Patterson's young adult book franchise 'Maximum Ride' to come to life on YouTube July 10, 2014

    Los Angeles: Best-selling author James Patterson has reached a deal to turn his young adult book franchise 'Maximum Ride' into an Internet video series that will be released on YouTube. Patterson sold exclusive online rights for 'Maximum Ride' to Collective Digital Studio (CDS), a production company and operator of YouTube channels,...
  • Hot Sunday morning in Delhi June 8, 2014

    New Delhi: It was a hot Sunday morning in Delhi with a minimum of 28.6 degrees Celsius, a notch above the season's average. The Met Office has forecast a clear day. "The sky will remain clear. The maximum temperature is likely to hover around 44 degrees Celsius," said an India Meteorological...
  • Narendra Modi to have 'minimum government, maximum governance policy' May 26, 2014

    New Delhi: A day before the swearing-in of Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi, the Gujarat government released a statement on Modi's 'minimum government, maximum governance' policy. According to the press release, Modi's Cabinet will be limited to a few Cabinet ministers. His aim is to 'transform entity of assembled ministries to Organic...
  • Delhi: Max temp expected to be around 46 degree Celsius today May 24, 2013

    New Delhi: A day after Delhi recorded its hottest day in May in the last 10 years, the mercury is expected to rise further Friday, the India Meteorological Department said. "The heatwave conditions will prevail over the city Friday. The maximum temperature is expected to be around 46 degrees Celsius,"...
  • Captaincy has done Clarke a lot of good: Srikkanth December 27, 2012

    Michael Clarke created Thursday an Australian record of maximum Test runs in a calender year with 1,595 runs, overtaking Ricky Ponting. ...
  • Box Office: 'Maximum' sinks, 'Spider-Man' shines July 3, 2012

    Mumbai: While 'The Amazing Spider-Man' had the biggest opening for a Hollywood film ever in India, Sonu Sood-Nasserudin Shah starrer 'Maximum' has proved to be a disappointment. The Andrew Garfield-starrer franchisee film collected around Rs 30 crore on the weekend while 'Maximum' collected close to Rs 2.5 crore. Trade analyst...
  • Now showing: Masand reviews 3 movies June 30, 2012

    This week Rajeev Masand reviews 'Maximum', 'The Amazing Spider-Man' and 'Supermen of Malegaon'. ...
  • Masand: 'Maximum' is all too grim and dull July 8, 2012

    Cast: Sonu Sood, Naseeruddin Shah, Neha Dhupia, Vinay Pathak Director: Kabeer Kaushik A thriller about the power struggles within the Mumbai police force and the repercussions of such cops-versus-cops clashes, Maximum, directed by Kabeer Kaushik is an interesting idea that sadly doesn’t translate into a coherent film. Opening in 2003 when the...
  • 'Maximum' will be a 'respectable' film: Sonu Sood June 29, 2012

    Mumbai: Sonu Sood starrer 'Maximum' has got mixed reviews, but the actor is confident that the film will carve a 'respectable place' for itself irrespective of its box office business. "I don't know if my film will earn Rs 100 crore or not but it will definitely make a place in...
  • Friday releases: 'Maximum', 'Supermen of Malegaon' hit theatres June 29, 2012

    India's desi supermen meets the Amazing Spider-man in theatres on Friday, while Naseeruddin Shah plays a cop once again in 'Maximum'. ...
  • Friday Release: Police vs underworld in 'Maximum' June 28, 2012

    New Delhi: The Hindi film industry is going through a transition phase where the content is considered more important than the face value of the stars. Now, the films don't need big budgets and established faces. All they need is a good promotional drive. Director Kabeer Kaushik's 'Maximum' falls into...
  • Preview: 'Maximum', dirty underworld and encounters June 27, 2012

    New Delhi: Nowadays, small is big at the box office. After medium budget 'Gangs Of Wasseypur' set the cash registers ringing last week, the ticket window is gearing up for a string of small budget movies - 'Maximum', 'Dal Mein Kuch Kaala Hai' and '3 Bachelors' - coming out Friday...
  • 2012: B'wood goes for films based on real events June 17, 2012

    New Delhi: Be it gangster Manya Surve's death in a gunfight, 'bikini killer' Charles Sobhraj's audacious jailbreak or the bloody 26/11 Mumbai terror attack, real-life incidents are finding their way on to reel, spurring Indian cinema's gradual move towards more realistic cinema. Filmmakers like Ram Gopal Varma, Sanjay Gupta and Anurag...
  • Actor Sonu Sood to enter Dawood Ibrahim's lair? June 14, 2012

    Mumbai: Actor Sonu Sood, who will be essaying the role of Dawood Ibrahim in upcoming film 'Shootout at Wadala', has expressed desire to enter the den of the underworld don, just to get into the character. Directed by Sanjay Gupta, 'Shootout at Wadala' is a prequel to his 2007 film 'Shootout...
  • Chitrangada Singh turns anchor for IIFA 2012 May 24, 2012

    New Delhi: Bollywood actress Chitrangada Singh is all set to turn anchor for the first time by hosting an event for the upcoming International Indian Film Academy weekend. The 36-year-old actress will be co-hosting IIFA Rocks, a musical and fashion event on the night before the awards ceremony, along with 'Vicky...
  • Sonu Sood reveals his look in 'Maximum' July 18, 2011

    New Delhi: After flaunting his six-pack abs in Dabangg, Sonu Sood dons a new look which seems to be modelled on the styles popularised in the 1950s and 1960s, for the action-thriller Maximum. Sonu who played a cop in Bbuddah...Hoga Terra Baap, will once again be seen as a police officer...
  • Sonu Sood banned from doing villain roles February 4, 2011

    Mumbai: Sonu Sood's grimacing villainy in Dabangg has got him the kind of recognition no amount of goody, goody roles ever did in nine years. Just when he was all set to unleash an avalanche of evil on screen by signing on plum villain's roles, he was asked to keep...
  • Arshad Warsi set for negative role February 1, 2011

    New Delhi: Just a few days after expressing a desire to work in serious roles, comedian Arshad Warsi has announced that he will be playing a negative role in an upcoming film titled Maximum. "Starting a new film on the 6th called MAXIMUM a serious film, I m playing an encounter...
  • 'Indians are a storehouse of stories' June 18, 2007

    Literary festivals are not just about literature but tourism as well. It's about maximising, says the author of Maximum City, Suketu Mehta. ...
  • Broadcasters agree to Rs 5 CAS price October 13, 2006

    New Delhi: With little option at hand, a majority of broadcasters, including Star, Zee and Sony, have agreed to offer their channels at an MRP of Rs five a month under the Conditional Access System (CAS), though some of them have individually challenged the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI)...
  • How multiplexes play water tricks October 5, 2006

    New Delhi: Twenty-five rupees for a 750-ml bottle of water - most people wouldn't blink twice if they were to cough up this kind of money in a multiplex. Nevermind if a one-litre bottle of the same brand costs Rs 20 right outside the theatre. Multiplexes across India have...