Rajputs

  • Aamir Khan on 'PK' nude poster: Not for publicity; the photo imbibes key elements from the film August 7, 2014

    Mumbai: Superstar Aamir Khan, who has left many intrigued and many ridiculing him over his nude look in the poster of his upcoming film 'PK', says it's not for publicity. Calling it "key art", he says it depicts the story of the film. The poster of Rajkumar Hirani's 'PK' features Aamir...
  • CWG 2014: Indian shooters get a rousing welcome on their return August 1, 2014

    Indian shooters landed in Delhi on Friday after finishing a successful campaign at the Commonwealth Games 2014, Glasgow. ...
  • CWG 2014: Sanjeev Rajput clinches sliver, Narang gets bronze in shooting July 29, 2014

    Glasgow: Indian shooters Sanjeev Rajput and Gagan Narang claimed the silver and bronze, respectively, in the men's 50-metre rifle 3 positions at the Commonwealth Games here Tuesday. With 452.9 points, England's Daniel Rivers clinched the gold, his second medal in the 2014 Games while Rajput and Narang finished with scores of...
  • Lalu has not just the MY but also Rajputs in his fold May 5, 2014

    While it is well known that Lalu Prasad's Rashtriya Janata Dal draws its strength from its core vote bank of Yadavs and Muslims, the party also gets the support of a large section of the powerful Rajput community. Even as RJD's rivals accuse Lalu of playing caste politics and indulging...
  • Snapshot: Sushant Singh Rajput spotted holidaying with girlfriend Ankita Lokhande in Goa May 3, 2014

    No matter how busy you are, you get to take out time for love. Actor Sushant Singh Rajput and his girlfriend Ankita Lokhande were recently spotted holidaying in Goa.The actor was busy shooting for Dibakar Banerjee's 'Byomkesh Bakshi' and Ankita Lokhande was occupied with 'Pavitra Rista' shoot. And the...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Aamir Khan voted the best actor of 2013 for 'Dhoom 3' April 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Well, the results are in, and it seems we still haven't had enough of the rugged, muscular hero. And the winner of the IBN Live Movie Award for Best Actor is -- Aamir Khan for 'Dhoom 3'. If there is any actor who has proved 'typecasting' is...
  • I'm proud of Sushant Singh Rajput's achievements in Bollywood: Aditya Redij April 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Sushant Singh Rajput's successful transition from small to big screen inspires his friend, fellow actor Aditya Redij, who feels the actor's success is a very positive sign for TV stars. "He is a very good friend of mine. And I am very proud of his achievements in Bollywood....
  • Snapshot: Girlfriend Ankita Lokhande reveals Sushant's 'Byomkesh Bakshi' look March 13, 2014

    Sushant Singh Rajput will be seen in Dibakar Banerjee's upcoming film 'Byomkesh Bakshi' and the actor has started shooting for the film in Kolkata. Though, the stills from the sets are doing the rounds, girlfriend Ankita Lokhande ginally revealed the look of Sushant as Byomkesh when she put his picture...
  • Why was Aamir Khan's 'Peekay' release date pushed to Christmas March 6, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani says Christmas is the perfect time to release 'Peekay' as most Aamir Khan-starrers released around the festival have performed well at the box office. Earlier, the film was slated to release June 6 this year. However, now it will hit the screens this Christmas Dec 25. "There was...
  • Sanjay Dutt shot for his role in 'PK' before going to jail: Rajkumar Hirani March 5, 2014

    Mumbai: Director Rajkumar Hirani has said actor Sanjay Dutt shot for his portions in the upcoming film 'P.K' before going to jail last year to serve his remaining term in the 1993 bomb blast case. "He has already shot for his portions before he went (to jail)," Hirani said at an...
  • I'm painfully shy, I can't talk: Sushant Singh Rajput February 26, 2014

    Sushant Singh Rajput was a wide-eyed teen in Delhi when he first harboured dreams of working in a Yash Raj film. For someone growing up in the '90s-when Yash Raj Films (YRF) was giving Hindi cinema a new look replete with mustard fields, Swiss Alps and homeward-bound NRIs-that wasn't an...
  • 'Savdhaan India' is best opportunity to try something different: Pratyusha Banerjee February 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Pratyusha Banerjee, who has started shooting for the crime saga 'Savdhaan India', says she accepted the show because it offered her the "best" opportunity to try something "different". "Instantly, I said yes to the show because I wanted to do something exciting, something new and nothing could have been better...
  • Unable to repay loan, farmer snuffs out his life February 23, 2014

    Apparently unable to repay bank loan, a 62 year-old farmer allegedly committed suicide in a village in Jalaun, police said. Premchand Rajput allegedly shot himself dead with his country-made weapon last night in Bardar village in Anta area, SP Rakesh Shankar said. Premchand had taken loan from a bank but was unable...
  • Rajit Kapur makes the best Byomkesh Bakshi: IBNLive Poll February 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Detective Byomkesh Bakshi is an integral part of the people who celebrated their childhood in early 90s. The super success of the show based on the life and times of a character created by Bengali writer Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay. Basu Chatterjee created a TV show based on Bandyopadhyay's work...
  • Poll: Rajit Kapur, Sushant Singh Rajput, Sujoy Ghosh; who makes the better Byomkesh Bakshi? February 6, 2014

    Now, that the first look of Dibakar Banerjee's 'Detective Byomkesh Bakshy' is out, many are busy drawing comparisons between actors Sushant Singh Rajput, Rajit Kapur and Sujyoy Ghosh. Those who came in late, Sushant Singh Rajput plays Byomkesh, a popular fictional character which was formed by famous Bengali writer Sharadindu...
  • Revealed: The first look of Sushant Singh Rajput as 'Detective Byomkesh Bakshy' February 6, 2014

    New Delhi: The first look of director Dibakar Banerjee's 'Detective Byomkesh Bakshy' is revealed now. The film features Sushant Singh Rajput in the titular role. Screen India's twitter handle has tweeted a still from the film. Unveiled: First look of Sushant Singh Rajput in and as 'Detective Byomkesh Bakshy' http://t.co/9gI9bde4yg pic.twitter.com/YUB6HfoioO-...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: The Best Actor race is not easy for Aamir Khan February 6, 2014

    New Delhi: When we decided to come up with our own film ratings and top performers of the year 2013 awards, we little anticipated that this will get so much attention from our readers. We are thankful for your co-operation and participation, but it's not over yet, in fact, we...
  • Part of Kolkata still retains 1940s look: Dibakar Banerjee February 5, 2014

    Kolkata: Director Dibakar Banerjee says while filming scenes for 'Detective Byomkesh Bakshy', he was surprised to discover that the city had retained much of the 1940s look and feel. During the planning stage, Dibakar, 44, told PTI, he had worried a lot about how to impart a retro look to...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Nominees for Best Actor January 24, 2014

    New Delhi: It is time we move over the 'typical' filmy hero we have grown so used to watching in Hindi film. Yes, he has invariably wowed everyone with his ability to combat over 50 goons at one time and impressed off his lady love with witty and quirky one...
  • Aamir Khan's 'PK' delayed by 6 months; to release in December 2014 January 21, 2014

    Mumbai: The release of Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan's much-awaited film 'PK' has been delayed and it will now hit cinema houses in December. "PK release shall be in Christmas 2014," producers Vinod Chopra Films and Rajkumar Hirani Films announced here today, without citing any reason. The film, a political satire...
  • Ekta Kapoor's session interrupted at Jaipur Literature Festival January 21, 2014

    Jaipur: Movie and television producer Ekta Kapoor's session at the Jaipur Literature Festival was interrupted on Monday when members of Rajput Karni Sena started shouting slogans against her for distorting facts and showing Rajputs in bad light in her TV show 'Jodha Akbar'. As soon as her session 'Each Other Stories'...
  • Jaipur Literature Festival: Rajput outfit disrupts Ekta Kapoor's session January 20, 2014

    Jaipur: The fourth day of the Jaipur Literature Festival witnessed chaos on Monday evening as members of Rajput Karni Sena barged into producer Ekta Kapoor's session and shouted slogans against her. Kapoor was addressing a session on Monday at the world renowned literature festival when about 10-12 protestors interrupted the programme. The...
  • Aamir Khan's 'PK' to be released on Christmas January 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Superstar Aamir Khan is all set to release his upcoming film 'PK' this Christmas. Aamir, 48, took to social networking site Facebook to announce the release date of the Rajkumar Hirani directed film. It is his second collaboration with Hirani following the success of '3 Idiots'. "Hey guys, PK...
  • Mumbai set to sack coach Sulakshan Kulkarni after Ranji debacle January 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Mumbai coach Sulakshan Kulkarni is all set to get sacked after the 40-time champions' early exit from this season's Ranji Trophy tournament. A decision to this effect was taken on Thursday by Mumbai Cricket Association's Technical Committee, which discussed and recommended this to the Managing Committee, said a media release...
  • Anguished at being marked absent from duty, cop ends life January 15, 2014

    Dejected at being marked "absent" for reporting late on duty, an assistant sub-inspector allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with his service revolver, police said in Raisen on Wednesday. The ASI, KS Rajput (52), posted in Sanchi police station in Raisen, had a dispute with the duty officer on the issue of reporting...
  • Popular daily soap 'Pavitra Rishta' to go off air soon January 14, 2014

    Mumbai: After a run of over four years on the small screen, 'Pavitra Rishta', which is dragging now, is likely to go off the air soon. Ekta Kapoor's Balaji Telefilms produced the show and it will be replaced by another show by the same banner, said a source. "Nothing has been...
  • Screen Awards 2014: The complete list of nominees January 8, 2014

    New Delhi: With the onset of the new year, Bollywood fraternity is all geared up for the awards season and Screen Awards are the first to announce their nominations. The best works of the fraternity will be awarded soon and here is the complete list of nominees. Best Film Bhaag Milkha...
  • Sushant, Ayushmann: TV Actors Who've Struck Gold in Bollywood January 2, 2014

    In his documentary photography book Living The Dream: The Life of The 'Bollywood' Actor, eminent shutterbug Mark Bennington writes, "In Mumbai, the Bollywood dream pours down like the monsoon, drenching every starry-eyed actor with hopes of fame and fortune." Down the decades, small-screen actors have successfully transitioned into silver screen...