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  • Dibakar Banerjee is a genius, says Sushant Singh Rajput 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Actor Sushant Singh Rajput, who made a successful Bollywood debut with 'Kai Po Che', says he has delivered his career's best performance in his forthcoming film "Detective Byomkesh Bakshy!". Talking about the crime thriller, directed by Dibakar Banerjee, Sushant said: "I don't know if it's the toughest film till date...
  • Mallika Sherawat says she wants to do films where she can act February 1, 2015

    Mumbai: Actress Mallika Sherawat says she is flooded with offers of glamorous roles in Bollywood. Asked why is she choosy with her scripts, Mallika told IANS: "Yes, I am a little choosy. Usually the roles that I get from Bollywood are very glamorous roles. I want to do roles where I...
  • Hockey Olympian Jaswant Singh Rajput passes away January 28, 2015

    Kolkata: Two-time gold medal winning hockey Olympian Jaswant Singh Rajput,88, passed away on Wednesday morning following a prolonged illness, according to the Bengal Hockey Association. "He was suffering from age related illness for more than a month and was looked after by his niece at his Bradford Lane residence near Park...
  • Sushant Singh Rajput recalls the impact Kolkata has left on his mind January 23, 2015

    Mumbai: Actor Sushant Singh Rajput, who will be seen in Dibakar Banerjee's "Detective Byomkesh Bakshy!", says at times he feels like he is a Bengali. The film, based on fictional detective Byomkesh Bakshy, is set in Kolkata during the 1940s. "My director and I went there (Kolkata) before starting the film's shooting....
  • Watch: Sushant Singh Rajput, Swastika Mukherjee shine out in the new trailer of 'Detective Byomkesh Bakshy' January 21, 2015

    The long awaited trailer of Dibakar Banerjee's 'Detective Byomkesh Bakshy' was released on YouTube on Wednesday. The trailer calls the protagonist a 'detective in making' as the film is about the first case of 'Byomkesh Bakshy', a literary sleuth created by Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay. The trailer throws much more light...
  • 'MS Dhoni - The Untold Story' to be released on October 22, confirms Sushant Singh Rajput on Twitter January 19, 2015

    Mumbai: Actor Sushant Singh Rajput, who will be seen in the title role in "MS Dhoni - The Untold Story", is excited about the film's release in October. The Neeraj Pandey-directorial is a biopic on the Indian cricket captain. "The film 'MS Dhoni - The Untold Story' releases October 22nd. Fox...
  • Here's Rajit Kapur's advice on portraying Byomkesh Bakshi on the big screen January 18, 2015

    New Delhi: National award wining actor Rajit Kapur became a household name when he portrayed Byomkesh Bakshi, a literary sleuth created by Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay. The series, aired on Doordarshan, lasted two seasons and ran from 1993 to 1997 and resulted in the actor loosing his real identity to his onscreen...
  • Rajkumar Hirani: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar is a courageous man; have tremendous respect for him January 7, 2015

    New Delhi: Parts of Rajkumar Hirani's 'PK', which questions people's blind faith in godmen, were shot at Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's ashram premises. When the filmmaker was questioned as to why he has thanked the spiritual leader in his film's credits, he says he's "only against fake gurus". Significant portions of...
  • Sushant Singh Rajput to star in Hindi remake of Telugu film 'Krishnamma Kalipindi Iddarini'? January 7, 2015

    Chennai: Upcoming Telugu romantic-drama 'Krishnamma Kalipindi Iddarini' will soon be remade in Bollywood, says its director Chandru. Discussions are currently underway for the movie's casting. Actor Sushant Singh Rajput is likely to play the lead in the remake. "My film's producer L. Sridhar had apparently discussed the story with Sushant, who liked...
  • Sushant Singh Rajput yet to finalise his wedding date January 6, 2015

    New Delhi: Sushant Singh Rajput and Ankita Lokhande have been open about their relationship, but the actor says he has still not decided their wedding date. According to reports, the couple will tie the knot in June or July this year. But it seems like there is no truth in it. "Dear...
  • 'PK' crosses the Rs 300 crore-mark in India; Aamir Khan, Rajkumar Hirani and the team rejoice January 5, 2015

    Mumbai: Aamir Khan-starrer 'PK', which has kept the cash registers ringing at the Bollywood box office since the last three weeks has crossed the Rs.300 crore figure in the country, said distributors and trade analysts. "#PK creates History. Crosses Rs.300 cr. (Week 3) Sun 11.58 crore. Grand total: 305.27 cr nett....
  • Samajwadi Party MLA Kaptan Singh Rajput gets life imprisonment in a 13-year-old murder case January 5, 2015

    Jalun: Ruling Samajwadi Party MLA from Charkhari Kaptan Singh Rajput was held guilty along with his brother by a local court in a 13-year-old murder case and will face disqualification. According to the prosecution, Kishan was attacked and killed by Kaptan and his brother on April 20, 2002. An FIR...
  • Salman Khan takes to twitter to support Aamir Khan's 'PK' December 31, 2014

    Mumbai: Seems like Salman Khan has come out in support of Rajkumar Hirani's latest directorial 'PK' that features his good friend Aamir Khan, asking: Isn't it "amazing"? Ever since the film has released, it has become a target point of some of activists and groups, including the Vishwa Hindu Parishad, for...
  • Aamir Khan-starrer 'PK' crosses Rs 200 crore in India December 28, 2014

    New Delhi: 'PK', a film that "stirs thought and discussion", continues to perform well at the Indian box office. It has earned Rs.214.14 crore so far. Featuring Aamir as an alien, the film takes a hard hitting swipe at organised religion, god and godmen. Vinod Chopra Films and Rajkumar Hirani Films, in...
  • Aamir Khan's 'PK' setting new records at the box office December 28, 2014

    New Delhi: Christmas and New Year season seem to have spelled magic for Aamir Khan's latest release 'PK' as the movie is doing phenomenally well not only in India but in the international market too. Vinod Chopra Films and Rajkumar Hirani Films, in association with Disney India, released 'PK' on Dec...
  • Abhinav Bindra retains 10m air rifle national title December 22, 2014

    Pune: India's only individual Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra showed that despite being only a hobby shooter now, he has it in him to continue winning as he successfully defended his 10 metre air rifle title at the 58th National Shooting Championships here Monday. The 32-year-old Punjab marksman shot a total...
  • The first motion poster of 'Detective Byomkesh Bakshy' features Sushant Singh Rajput and a war torn Kolkata December 21, 2014

    The first motion poster of 'Detective Byomkesh Bakshy' has just taken the curiosity level around the film a few notches higher. The poster features a dark, worn torn Kolkata and the iconic Howrah Bridge along with the film's leading man Sushant Singh Rajput. The film has been directed by Dibakar...
  • Gavaskar, Shastri, Srikkanth in BCCI's list of individuals with 'conflict of interest'; SC reserves verdict December 17, 2014

    In a move that can shake the foundation of Indian cricket, the Supreme Court on Wednesday reserved the verdict on the issue of conflict of interest in Indian cricket after BCCI submitted a list in SC of its administrators with conflict of interest, which included the names of three former...
  • John Abraham denies acting in M.S. Dhoni's biopic, says the news is 'utter rubbish' December 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Actor-producer John Abraham, known for his love for sports, says he is not part of Neeraj Pandey's upcoming directorial 'MS Dhoni - The Untold Story', a biopic on the Indian cricket captain. It was reported that John would play fast bowler Ishant Sharma in the biopic, which will see...
  • Aamir Khan: My kids think 'PK' is my best film till now December 12, 2014

    Mumbai: Aamir Khan's says his three-year-old son Azad has started calling him 'PK', the title of his upcoming film. The family had a screening of the Rajkumar Hirani movie recently here and they felt it's his "best film" till date. "I have good news, my family saw the film & loved...
  • Wouldn't have gone nude three years ago, says Aamir Khan December 11, 2014

    Hyderabad: Actor Aamir Khan has confessed that he would not have dared to shed clothes three years ago if was asked to do so. He says he decided to bare all for 'PK' because of the "strong script". The actor-filmmaker raised eyebrows when shed clothes for the poster of his forthcoming...
  • PK: Sushant Singh Rajput seranades Anushka Sharma in the new song 'Char Kadam' November 23, 2014

    We have been seeing Aamir Khan and Anusha Sharma in most of the trailers of 'PK'. The makers have also released a song featuring Khan and Sanjay Dutt in the past. And now, finally, we get a glimpse of Sushant Singh Rajput in the Rajkumar Hirani film. The song 'Char...
  • Detective Byomkesh Baskhy: Bengali actress Swastika Mukherjee's character is inspired by famous spy and seductress Mati Hari November 12, 2014

    Dibakar Banerjee's upcoming film 'Detective Byomkesh Bakshy' is generating a lot of curiosity. The teaser of the film created a lot of hype giving the viewers a glimpse of Kolkata in the 1930s. The latest stills of the film features Bengali actress Swastika Mukherjee in dark alleys looking ultra glamorous....
  • Aamir Khan dodges questions about Virat Kohli meeting Anushka Sharma on the sets of 'PK' November 9, 2014

    A lot has already been written about cricketer Virat Kohli and actress Anushka Sharma. While the celebrities continue to be in denial about their bond, they grab everyone's attention each time they have stepped out together. And if reports are anything to go by, Virat and Anushka have been taking...