Rajputs

  • I'm proud of Sushant Singh Rajput's achievements in Bollywood: Aditya Redij 11-04-2014 09:56 AM

    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 13-03-2014 11:11 AM

    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 06-03-2014 10:01 AM

    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....
  • Sanjay Dutt shot for his role in 'PK' before going to jail: Rajkumar Hirani 05-03-2014 01:15 PM

    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...
  • I'm painfully shy, I can't talk: Sushant Singh Rajput 26-02-2014 04:03 PM

    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 25-02-2014 06:02 PM

    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...
  • Unable to repay loan, farmer snuffs out his life 23-02-2014 12:29 AM

    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...
  • Rajit Kapur makes the best Byomkesh Bakshi: IBNLive Poll 08-02-2014 12:39 PM

    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? 06-02-2014 03:46 PM

    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' 06-02-2014 11:40 AM

    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...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: The Best Actor race is not easy for Aamir Khan 06-02-2014 10:53 AM

    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 05-02-2014 02:26 PM

    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 24-01-2014 04:11 PM

    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 21-01-2014 11:11 AM

    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 21-01-2014 07:54 AM

    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...
  • Jaipur Literature Festival: Rajput outfit disrupts Ekta Kapoor's session 20-01-2014 05:47 PM

    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...
  • Aamir Khan's 'PK' to be released on Christmas 20-01-2014 04:22 PM

    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 16-01-2014 09:05 PM

    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...
  • Anguished at being marked absent from duty, cop ends life 15-01-2014 06:54 PM

    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 Raisenon Wednesday. The ASI, KS Rajput (52), posted in Sanchi police station inRaisen, had a dispute with the duty officer on the issue of...
  • Popular daily soap 'Pavitra Rishta' to go off air soon 14-01-2014 11:55 AM

    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...
  • Screen Awards 2014: The complete list of nominees 08-01-2014 01:35 PM

    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...
  • Sushant, Ayushmann: TV Actors Who've Struck Gold in Bollywood 02-01-2014 02:20 PM

    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...
  • Flashback 2013: The best onscreen kisses of the year 31-12-2013 02:46 PM

    Mumbai: Call it the coming of age of Bollywood. But in 2013, more mainstream actors did lip-locks than in any recent year. Here's saluting the 10 best kisses of the year: Imran Khan-Anushka Sharma in 'Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola': This may have been the year of disasters for Imran...
  • Machchil case: Army orders proceedings against six men 25-12-2013 02:40 PM

    Jammu: Army on Wednesday ordered court martial proceedings against six of its men, including two officers, for their alleged involvement in the 2010 Machchil fake encounter case that had triggered a two month-long agitation in the Kashmir Valley. Court martial proceedings have been initiated against the accused personnel, the Army...
  • Bollywood's incredible acting, singing and storytelling debuts of 2013 10-12-2013 09:46 AM

    New Delhi: As they say in our movies, Mumbai is the city of dreams and every day hundreds of people come to the city to try their luck in showbiz. Of the hundreds who aspire to make it big in the big bad world of Bollywood, only a handful get...
  • The men who stood out in cinema in 2013 04-12-2013 01:59 PM

    New Delhi: Move over the 'typical' Hindi filmy hero who takes on 50 goons at one time and sweeps off his lady love with cheesy one liner. Bollywood's new age heroes are suave, intense, determined and passionate. They speak more with their eyes, smile and charm. As the year 2013...
  • Bigg Boss 7: Salman's kindness meant a lot to me, says Elli 24-11-2013 03:05 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood aspirant Elli Avram of Swedish-Greek origin, who has been eliminated from the 'Bigg Boss - Saath 7' house, can't hide her gratitude for the warmth that the reality show's host and Bollywood star Salman Khan's extended to her. "I don't know why he was so nice to me....
  • Abhishek Kapoor's 'Kai Po Che' to open film fest in Florence 21-11-2013 01:17 PM

    Mumbai: Critically acclaimed film 'Kai Po Che' will open the 13th River to River Florence Indian Film Festival here on Friday. Director Abhishek Kapoor will be present for the film's Italian premiere. The film, based on Chetan Bhagat's bestseller "The 3 Mistakes of My Life", narrates the story of three...
  • Bigg Boss 7: Miffed with Andy, Armaan doesn't accept his apology 16-11-2013 10:20 AM

    New Delhi: On the occasion of Children's Day, Bigg Boss plays 'Chota Bacha' to wake up and bring out the inner child of the housemates. According to the new task which Bigg Boss assigns to the housemates, Ajaz has to play a mischievous kid and Armaan and Sofia play his...