RACE

  • Delhi: Race Course station closed after BJP plans protest May 12, 2013

    New Delhi: A Metro station near Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's residence was closed for public on Sunday morning after BJP youth wing activists announced a march and gherao of the highsecurity area. "Race Course Metro station has been closed for public from 11 AM till further directions as per police...
  • Court refuses to stay the TV release of 'Race 2' May 10, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court Thursday refused to stay the television release of Saif Ali Khanstarrer 'Race 2' on a PIL alleging that the movie showed nude scenes and had dialogues with doublemeaning. A division bench of Chief Justice D Murugesan and Justice Jayant Nath dismissed a plea by...
  • Telugu actor Allu Arjun to star in Surender Reddy's next April 29, 2013

    Ace Telugu actor Allu Arjun is going to act in a film titled 'Race Gurram', Shruthi Haasan is the female lead and Surender Reddy is the director of this film. Nallamallapu Srinivas (Bujji) will producer this film. The regular shooting of the film starts from May 2nd and the film...
  • Allu Arjun, Shruti Hassan to star in 'Race Gurram' April 28, 2013

    Allu Arjun is all set to act in a film titled 'Race Gurram' opposite Shruthi Hassan. The film is directed by Surender Reddy. Nallamallapu Srinivas (Bujji) is producing the film. The regular shooting of the film will begin from May 2 and it is expected to release on Vijaya Dasami. Vakkantham Vamsi...
  • Delhi minor rape: Metro shuts Race Course station April 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi Metro closed down its Race Course station near Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's residence for public Sunday evening anticipating protests against the rape of a fiveyearold girl. The station was closed at 6:45 pm, hours after a group of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) activists tried to stage protest at...
  • Delhi minor rape: Public fury spills on to streets April 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Protests over the rape of a 5yearold minor girl continued for a second day in the national capital even as the accused in the case was produced in a court and remanded to judicial custody till May 14. Protesters marched to India Gate, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's official...
  • Antirape protests continue in Delhi, RAF deployed at India Gate April 21, 2013

    Anger continued to rise in New Delhi over the rape of a 5yearold, with protesters demonstrating near India Gate, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's official residence 7, Race Course Road and police headquarters at ITO. ...
  • Will Mark Webber's 200th appearance end his woes? April 19, 2013

    Bahrain: With just three days to go for the Bahrain Grand Prix, Red Bull driver Mark Webber is in a big dilemma ahead of his career's 200th appearance. The 2013 season has also brought many troubles for the Australian. This season, just two drivers have reached the milestone...
  • London race security under review after Boston blasts April 16, 2013

    London: Security for Sunday's London Marathon is being reviewed after Monday's explosions near the finish line of the Boston Marathon killed at least two people and injured 132. "We will be reviewing our security arrangements in partnership with the London Marathon," Metropolitan Police chief superintendent Julia Pendry said in a statement. In...
  • Katrina is an inspiration: Jacqueline Fernandez April 11, 2013

    Mumbai: Sri Lankan beauty Jacqueline Fernandez, who forayed into Bollywood in 2009, says she finds inspiration in Britishborn actress Katrina Kaif, who has carved her own niche and battled language problems to become the "success" that she is despite being an outsider for the Indian film industry. "I would like to...
  • Now actor Disha Pandey learns Telugu through songs April 7, 2013

    Chennai: She is not taking any classes to learn Telugu, yet southern actress Disha Pandey has improved her knowledge of the language and gives credit to Telugu songs. "I find listening to songs and learning the language more fun than taking classes. I don't say I have mastered the language yet,...
  • Indian racer Karun Chandhok to race in FIA GT Series March 25, 2013

    New Delhi: Indian racer Karun Chandhok will now ply his trade in FIA GT Series as he sealed a lastminute deal with Seyffarth Racing. The former Formula One driver will be joined in the car by Jan Seyffarth who has been competing in the German GT series for his familyrun...
  • Delhi High Court pulls up 'Race 2' makers for content March 20, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court Wednesday expressed displeasure over Hindi film 'Race 2' following a petition that it showed nudity and vulgarity. "Please think where the film industry is going. You are teaching indiscipline to children," a division bench of Chief Justice D. Murugesan and Justice V.K. Jain said. They were...
  • Chandhok named for FIA Drivers' Commission March 9, 2013

    New Delhi: The FIA World Motor Sport Council on Saturday nominated Indian racer Karun Chandhok to be part of the newly created Drivers' Commission, which will be headed by two-time world champion Emerson Fittipaldi. Chandhok, who raced for Hispania Racing in 2010, will join the 1992 world champion Nigel Mansell and...
  • Dozens of fans hurt in NASCAR car crash February 24, 2013

    Florida: At least 33 fans were injured Saturday during a NASCAR race when a car flew into the fence at Daytona International Speedway, hurling a tire and large pieces of debris into the stands. The accident happened on the last lap of the second-tier Nationwide Series race on the eve...
  • Deepika Padukone praises Saif, says he's encouraging February 11, 2013

    New Delhi: After having worked with Saif Ali Khan in four films, Deepika Padukone describes him as a supportive costar with whom she enjoys working. "Saif is a very encouraging and entertaining coactor. He has a great sense of humour and it is always lovely working with him," Deepika told IANS. The...
  • 'Race 2' colletcs Rs 100 crore in two weeks February 8, 2013

    New Delhi: AbbasMustan's action thriller 'Race 2' has become the first Rs 100 crore club film of 2013. The film which was released in the last week of January has managed to cross Rs 100 crore mark in less than a month. Trade Analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted, "And #Race2 hits...
  • 'Race 2' collects Rs 79.6 crore in first week February 2, 2013

    New Delhi: AbbasMustan's action thriller 'Race 2' has raked in Rs.79.6 crore net in its opening week at the domestic boxoffice. The film is also minting money in the overseas market. Coproduced by UTV Motion Pictures and Ramesh Taurani of Tips Films, 'Race 2' had earned Rs.51.35 crore over first weekend....
  • Ameesha Patel: I never left Bollywood February 1, 2013

    Mumbai: Comebacks are for those who get married and have kids, says actress Ameesha Patel, insisting that she had never left the industry and 'Race 2' does not signal a return. "Comebacks are for the actresses who get married and have kids and then plan to come back. I never left...
  • 'Race 2' is my biggest opener: Jacqueline Fernandez January 31, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Jacqueline Fernandez is thrilled with the box office collections of her latest film 'Race 2'. "It (the film) is my biggest opener and I am hoping it continues to do really well. Irrespective, it is a very successful film and it is being liked, so I am very...
  • Filmi fiscal: A winning 'Race 2', no takers for 'Akaash Vani' January 30, 2013

    The makers of Race2 claim that it's a bonafide sequel since the story takes it forward from where 2008's Race ended. ...
  • Filmi Fiscal: 'Race 2' rakes in Rs 51.3 crore in first weekend January 29, 2013

    In the season of remakes and sequels, 'Race 2' managed to make its presence felt by earning Rs 15.12 crore on opening day, Rs. 20.72 on Saturday and Rs 15.46 crore on Sunday, bringing the grand total to an impressive Rs 51.3 crore in its first weekend. ...
  • 'Race 2' collects Rs 51.35 crore in its opening weekend January 28, 2013

    New Delhi: 'Race' sequel seems to be racing at the boxoffice too as the film has already minted Rs 51.35 crore within three days of its release. 'Race 2' is a sequel to AbbasMustan's 2008 thriller. Trade Analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted, "#Race2 collected approx Rs 51.35 cr nett in its...
  • 'Race 2' earns Rs 35.84 crore in two days January 27, 2013

    New Delhi: Filmmaker duo AbbasMustan is back with the sequel of their 2008 thriller and within two days of its release, the film has already minted Rs 35 crore. Trade Analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted, "INDIA: #Race2 has a FANTABULOUS Saturday. Fri Rs 15.12 cr, Sat Rs 20.72 cr. Total: Rs...
  • 'Race 2' collects Rs 15.12 cr on the opening day January 26, 2013

    New Delhi: Director duo AbbasMustan's action thriller 'Race 2' minted Rs 15.12 crore at the box office on its opening day Friday. "We are very happy with the opening of 'Race 2'. To ensure we get maximum numbers, the film was released in 3,200 screens third largest till date. We...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Race 2' January 26, 2013

    On the show, Rajeev Masand also interviews Bollywood actor Vidya Balan. ...
  • John Abraham: I don't like being normal, romantic January 26, 2013

    New Delhi: The role has to have an edge, says John Abraham, who made sexy look sexier in 'Jism' and grey even greyer in 'New York'. After a decade in movies, the Bollywood heartthrob believes his middleclass roots have helped him balance his personal and professional life. "I have grown up...
  • 'Race 2' Review: Cinematic equivalent of a trashy novel January 25, 2013

    Cast: Saif Ali Khan, Anil Kapoor, John Abraham, Deepika Padukone, Jacqueline Fernandez, Ameesha Patel Director: Abbas Alibhai Burmawalla, Mastan Alibhai Burmawalla 'Race 2' is the cinematic equivalent of a trashy novel. It never holds together as a sensible piece of work, but as an insensible piece of work, it's pretty enjoyable. Directorduo...
  • Ameesha: Was tough to play a dumb assistant in 'Race 2' January 25, 2013

    Mumbai: Ameesha Patel, who plays Anil Kapoor's assistant in 'Race 2', says it was tough for her to essay a dumb girl. "Cherry is a dumb blonde character. It was tough for me because to do a comedy role and that too a dumb character is always tough. If you...
  • Race 2: 5 things I liked, and 5 things I didn't January 25, 2013

    New Delhi: AbbasMustan have tried to live up to the expectations in 'Race 2' but they probably mistook overstylisation for drama. The film is bound to appeal certain section of the audiences but there are some sequences which don't do anything other than raising the oomph level. Had these scenes...