Pritam

  • Asian Games football: India thrashed 0-5 by UAE in their opening match 5 days ago

    New Delhi: An unimpressive display by India men's football contingent saw them surrender without a fight to United Arab Emirates as they went down 0-5 in their opening Group G match of in the Asian Games in Incheon. The winners, who scored the first three goals within 20 minutes, led 3-0...
  • Harish Rawat's Cabinet colleagues call on him at AIIMS June 19, 2014

    Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat's Cabinet colleagues Yashpal Arya and Pritam Singh on Thursday met him at AIIMS where he is recuperating after sustaining a neck injury during a rough chopper ride to Delhi recently. Rawat's ministerial colleagues spent some time with him at the premier health institute and wished him...
  • Rahat Fateh Ali Khan to perform at IIFA Technical awards March 13, 2014

    Tampa Bay (Florida): Popular Pakistani singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan will take centrestage during the IIFA (International Indian Film Academy) Magic of the Movies and Technical Awards event to be held here next month. Rahat, the nephew of legendary singer Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, is popular both in India and Pakistan....
  • Uttarakhand CM Bahuguna to quit today, Harish Rawat likely successor January 31, 2014

    Dehradun: Under fire for non-performance, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna is likely to tender his resignation on Friday, according to sources. Bahuguna is likely to submit his resignation to Governor Aziz Qureshi today itself. The Uttarakhand unit of the Congress has been battling factionalism. Sources tell CNN IBN- a team of observers...
  • Uttarakhand: Bahuguna may quit as CM, Congress undecided on replacement January 31, 2014

    Dehradun: The Congress is facing a tough challenge in Uttarakhand where its Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna is likely to resign on Friday. Factionalism is rife within the state unit of the Congress and the party could face a tough battle in deciding on the new replacement. According to sources, Harish Rawat, Indira...
  • Decision to replace Bahuguna has been taken: Sources January 30, 2014

    Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna appears to be on his way out and Union Minister Harish Rawat and state minister Pritam Singh are emerging as the frontrunners for the top job in the hill state. Union Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad and AICC General Secretaries Janardan Dwivedi and Ambika Soni, who is...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Nominees for Best Music Director January 26, 2014

    New Delhi: The awards season is upon us and this is the time when the best of Indian cinema is judged, reviewed rewarded for entertaining us in the past year. 2013 has seen a mixed bag of films comprising both popular and art house cinema. In our maiden initiative, we...
  • Bollywood musicians select their favourite songs of 2013 December 31, 2013

    Mumbai: The year 2013 saw several chartbusters, but the melodious and soulful "Tum hi ho" from 'Aashiqui 2' seems to have multiple fans in the Indian music industry. Here's a look at which Bollywood musician, singer and writer liked which songs in the year gone by: Shankar Mahadevan: "Zinda" ('Bhaag Milkha Bhaag'),...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group C: J&K take 1st innings lead, Maharashtra take upper hand against Kerala December 15, 2013

    Jammu: Ian Dev Singh's unbeaten 94 and his 130-run partnership with Samiullah Beigh for the sixth-wicket helped Jammu and Kashmir took a crucial first-innings lead against Assam in their Ranji Trophy Group 'C' match on Sunday. Dev and Beigh (65 batting) responded to Assam's first innings total of 263 all out...
  • Kareena Kapoor on Amrita Pritam role: Still reading script, liked it so far November 7, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Kareena Kapoor, who is rumoured to have been roped in to play writer Amrita Pritam in a biopic on legendary Urdu poet Sahir Ludhianvi, says she is still reading the script of the project. The film is reportedly based on the romance between Ludhianvi and Pritam. Ludhianvi's role is...
  • Shahid Kapoor: I'm really lucky to be choreographed by Prabhudeva October 15, 2013

    Mumbai: Shahid Kapoor says shooting action and dance sequences for 'R... Rajkumar' was so tough that he injured himself while performing these. "We were doing a lot of action, and before this film started he (director Prabhudheva) looked at me and said, 'Shahid, you are going to be really tired after...
  • Phata Poster Nikla Hero: Nargis Fakhri gears up for debut item number July 11, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Nargis Fakhri is said to be doing the best that she can for her debut item number in 'Phata Poster Nikla Hero'. Nargis will shake a leg with Shahid Kapoor for the number, composed by Pritam, and choreographed by Bosco-Caeser. Details of the number are being closely guarded, but one...
  • Prabhudheva's dance style is challenging: Shahid Kapoor June 26, 2013

    New Delhi: This one's likely to be a visual delight - dancing ace Prabhudheva and actor Shahid Kapoor will groove together for the first time for 'Rambo Rajkumar' in a song called 'Gandi baat'. They are excited. Prabhudheva, who is directing the movie, said he is very "excited" to perform...
  • Malayalam film 'Mr Bean' to star Kriti Kapoor in lead role May 31, 2013

    Malayalam actress Kriti Kapoor will be seen in Malayalam movie 'Mr Bean' an out and out comedy written by Sharvi and directed by Reji Paul. The movie will be released in theatres in the first week of June. The film will also feature Divya Darshan, Maanav, Irfan Khan , Biju...
  • Music Review: 'Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani' is excellent, youthful and crazy May 6, 2013

    Film: 'Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani'; Music Director: Pritam; Singers: Benny Dayal, Shefali Alvares, Vishal Dadlani, Shalmali Kholgade, Arijit Singh, Tochi Raina, Rekha Bhardwaj, Sunidhi Chauhan, Sreeram; Rating: **** Packed with fast energetic numbers, the soundtrack of director Ayan Mukerji's forthcoming movie 'Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani' has nine tracks. High on energy...
  • Haryana: 1448 corruption complaints received in past one year March 25, 2013

    Chandigarh: As many as 1448 complaints relating to corruption have been received in the past one year in Haryana, state Lokayukta Justice (Retd) Pritam Pal said in Chandigarh on Sunday. Out of these, action has been taken in 900 cases and investigations into remaining complaints will be completed soon, he said....
  • Two killed in police firing at Mathura, probe ordered March 20, 2013

    Lucknow: Violence swept a village in Uttar Pradesh's Mathura district on Tuesday after a man died after he was allegedly beaten up and shot by police, while another person died in police firing later and at least six others were injured. A probe has been ordered, said officials. According to information...
  • Asian Film Awards: Nawazuddin wins Best Supporting Actor March 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Nawazuddin Siddiqui is the flavour of the season. The actor has won the Best Supporting Actor award for his performance in 'Talaash: The Answer Lies Within'. The other actors who got nomination in the same category were Ha Jung-woo (Nameless Gangster: Rules of the Time), Ryo Kase (Like...
  • 'Murder 3' a remake of Spanish film 'Hidden Face'? February 6, 2013

    New Delhi: "A film maker is as good as the story he tells. This prized gem acquired by us from the Fox treasure cave will shock you!" said director Mahesh Bhatt. If 'Murder 3' is anything like the Spanish thriller The Hidden Face', from which it is said to...
  • Music Review: 'Race 2' soundtrack racy to the core January 9, 2013

    Film: 'Race 2'; Music Director: Pritam Chakraborty; Lyricists: Mayur Puri, Prashant Ingole and Yo Yo Honey Singh; Singers: Atif Aslam, Sunidhi Chauhan, Yo Yo Honey Singh, Shefali Alvares, Benny Dayal, Shalmali Kholgade, Vishal Dadlani, Anushka Manchanda and KK; Rating: **** Director duo Abbas-Mustan bring back not only the thrill and glamour...
  • 10-man ONGC drub Arrows 3-0 in I-League January 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Ten-man ONGC took their unbeaten streak under coach Santosh Kashyap to three as they blanked Pailan Arrows 3-0 in a 14th round I-League match at the Ambedkar Stadium here Saturday. An own goal from Arrows defender Pritam Kotal following a corner kick in the fifth minute set the...
  • Barfi: What the f*** is 'Fatafati'? September 13, 2012

    New Delhi: "Na bhagwan ne sur diya hai, na taal diya hai", complains a reluctant Ranbir Kapoor before entering the studio to belt out four really snazzy verses of a song that basically translates to 'kickass'. His fear is assuaged by the cast that assures him that with new...
  • Barfi!: Welcome back, Pritam Chakraborty August 22, 2012

    New Delhi: It seems music director Pritam Chakraborty has taken the plagiarism charges seriously. Now, he wants to reclaim his position as a talented and original composer. Listen to ‘Barfi’ songs if you don’t believe it. A new song of ‘Barfi’ called ‘Kyon’ has got good response after the lyricist of...
  • Missing PHD scholar Pritam's body found in Bihar July 16, 2012

    Karimganj: The body of Pritam Bhattacharjee, a PHD scholar from Karimganj missing since July 9, has been found in a badly mutilated condition in Bihar, police said in Karimganj on Monday. The body of the 25-year-old was found late on Sunday night near the railway track at Bhagalpur with Bihar Police...
  • Music Review: 'Ferrari Ki Sawaari' offers variety May 27, 2012

    Film: Ferrari Ki Sawaari; Music Director: Pritam; Lyricist: Swanand Kirkire, Amitabh Bhattacharya, Guru Thakur, Satyanshu Singh, Devanshu Singh; Singers: Sonu Nigam, Rana Majumdar, Aishwarya Nigam and Ashish, Urmila Dhangar, Shaan, Boman Irani, Aayush Phukan, Priyani Vani Pandit, K Mohan; Rating: ***1/2 The soundtrack of 'Ferrari Ki Sawaari' does not take you...
  • Rowdy Rathore: Watch item number 'Pritam Pyaare' April 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Akshay Kumar, Sonakshi Sinha starrer 'Rowdy Rathore' is grabbing eyeballs these days. This action film has been directed by Prabhudheva and produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali. After 'Chinta Ta Ta Chita Chita' another song from the film is out. The song features three item girls, Mumaith Khan, Mariam...
  • 'Agent Vinod's 'Pungi' not a copy says producer March 20, 2012

    Mumbai: Makers of the upcoming 'Agent Vinod' today refuted the claim made by an Iranian music band, which said that there are similarities between film's 'Pungi Baja De' and their number 'Soosan Khanoom'. Barobax Corp, a music company, founded by three Iranian nationals, has slapped a legal notice against the makers...