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  • CBI files closure report in Tatra all-terrain vehicle scam 6 days ago

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation on Tuesday filed a closure report in Tatra all-terrain vehicle, saying there was insufficient evidence to file a chargesheet in the case. The agency filed its closure report before Special CBI court here. CBI sources said the allegation that the all-terrain trucks were supplied by...
  • Rishi Dhawan looks back at his IPL-7 experience August 4, 2014

    Pacer Rishi Dhawan contributed to Kings XI Punjab's success in season seven of the Indian Premier League 2014, where the Punjab franchise made it to the finals before losing to champions Kolkata Knight Riders. Though Dhawan - who represented Mumbai Indians last season - claimed only 13 wickets in 13...
  • India A beat Australia A by 4 wickets to clinch quadrangular series August 2, 2014

    Darwin: Rishi Dhawan (56) and Akshar Patel (45) put up a splendid rearguard action under pressure as India A clinched the Quadrangular series trophy with a narrow four-wicket win over Australia A on Saturday. Chasing 275, India A were in a spot of bother after losing their top-order for a...
  • BJP leader Trivendra files nomination from Doiwala seat for bypolls July 5, 2014

    BJP leader Trivendra Singh Rawat was among four candidates who filed their nomination papers on Friday for the Doiwala assembly seat where a bypoll is slated for July 21. Rawat was accompanied by by Pradesh BJP president Tirath Singh Rawat and former chief minister Ramesh Pokhariyal Nishank as he filed his...
  • Can Netas stop implementation of rear seat belt rule? June 16, 2014

    Two weeks after Union Minister Gopinath Munde was killed in a road accident, no lessons seem to have been learnt. In Kerala, Transport Commissioner Rishi Raj Singh issued a circular making seat belts mandatory for all passengers in a four-wheeler. But the move has not gone well with the politicians....
  • Kerala rear seat belts row: Transport Commissioner unhappy with decision being scrapped, extends his leave June 16, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: Two weeks after Union Minister Gopinath Munde was killed in a road accident, no lessons seem to have been learnt. In Kerala, Transport Commissioner Rishi Raj Singh issued a circular making seat belts mandatory for all passengers in a four-wheeler. But the move has not gone well with the...
  • Five uncapped Indians who impressed in IPL 7 June 3, 2014

    Another IPL season has come to an end with no off-field incidents dominating the seventh edition played in two countries - UAE and India. Cricket was the focus as the fans got to witness some highly-contested matches, but this season as any other previous seasons also got to see new...
  • Subhash Ghai on 'Kaanchi': I am happy that I made something good, never mind if it didn't work May 5, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Subhash Ghai's latest film 'Kaanchi' was poorly received at the box-office. However, he is not disturbed as he says he gave the film his best. "We should accept victory and defeat with the same amount of happiness with which the film is made. You should be sad when you...
  • 'Kya Dilli Kya Lahore' review: Vijay Raaz's directorial debut isn't perfect, but watchable May 5, 2014

    Cast: Manu Rishi, Vijay Raaz, Rajendranath Zutshi, Vishwajeet Pradhan Director: Vijay Raaz The year 1947 holds great importance in the lives of the people on both side of the border. The consequences of India-Pakistan partition - be it in the form of assassinations, communal riots or atrocities against women - which...
  • 'Kaanchi' actress Mishti to feature in TV show 'Ekk Nayi Pehchaan' April 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Mishti, who has been launched by Subhash Ghai in Bollywood with 'Kaanchi', will be seen on the small screen show 'Ekk Nayi Pehchaan'. The show's episode, to be aired May 5, will feature Kaanchi as a girl from Uttarakhand who is in Mumbai to fight for her identity and...
  • Everything will be fine in a few days: Subhash Ghai on the BO collection of 'Kaanchi' April 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Subhash Ghai is unfazed with the slow start of his latest directorial "Kaanchi" at the box office. The movie stars newcomer Mishti in the lead role and the filmmaker says patience is needed to accept films with a new cast. "Whenever you (a filmmaker) make a film with a newcomer,...
  • Complete list of winners at IIFA 2014 April 27, 2014

    The 15th edition of International Indian Film Academy Awards saw an interesting mix of winners this year. Highlighting the international appeal of India's Bollywood film industry, the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards event was held in the US for the first time in Tampa, Florida. Here's a complete list of...
  • 'Kaanchi' Review: Subhash Ghai's film makes you cringe and laugh at the same time April 26, 2014

    Back in the 1980s and 1990s, Subhash Ghai's films would guarantee a huge opening. They would be quintessential masala potboilers, high on Indian values, where the heroine would be the pure virginal beauty and the hero would be a dutiful son or someone wronged by the society. The film would...
  • 'Kaanchi' is the saga of today's women: Indrani Chakraborty April 22, 2014

    Kolkata: Filmmaker Subhash Ghai, who often renames the female leads of his films with 'M', says he chooses the alphabet for his actresses because it symbolises mother. Ghai, who is launching Bengali model Indrani Chakraborty in Bollywood in his upcoming film 'Kaanchi' and gave her new name 'Mishti, said he...
  • Rishi Kapoor, Lata Mangeshkar, Zakir Hussain chosen for Deenanath Mangeshkar Award April 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Zakir Hussain and Pandharinath Kolhapure have been named for this year's Master Deenath Mangeshkar Award for music, actor Rishi Kapoor for theatre and cinema and Anna Hazare for social awareness, renowned singer Lata Mangeshkar announced here Sunday. Theatre personalities Dinesh Pedanekar and Mukta Barve, founders of Anamika and Rasika Sanstha,...
  • Rishi Kapoor appeals to the public to donate organs, pledges his own March 23, 2014

    Chandigarh: Actor Rishi Kapoor pledged to donate organs. After distributing prizes to the winners of 'Transplant Games 2014' at PGIMER in Chandigarh, the 61-year-old veteran actor signed the pledge to be an organ donor. Rishi appealed to the general public to come forward for this noble cause and donate organs after death. The...
  • Critical acclaim doesn't translate into Box Office success: Sonam Kapoor on 'Bewakoofiyaan' gross collection March 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Yash Raj Films' 'Bewakoofiyaan' may not have been received well but its lead actress Sonam is happy with her work in the romantic comedy. "I am happy with the response to the film. If you get critical acclaim, it does not translate into box office success," Sonam told reporters here...
  • Anil Kapoor tempted to focus on '24' season 2; Rishi Kapoor and Jeetendra likely to join the cast March 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Anil Kapoor has several film offers coming his way but is tempted to set the ball rolling for the second season of his game-changing TV series '24'. Confirming his full-throttle plans for the show's season two, Kapoor said: "My entire team is into pre-production. Only my own dates need to...
  • Rishi Kapoor has turned me into a one-take artiste: Ayushmann Khurrana March 13, 2014

    Mumbai: VJ turned actor Ayushmann Khurrana says he has learnt to be a one-take artiste thanks to industry veteran Rishi Kapoor with whom he is sharing screen space in their upcoming film 'Bewakoofiyan'. It is for the first time that Ayushmann will be seen with the...
  • Ranbir Kapoor is my senior and I like his work: Ayushmann Khurrana March 10, 2014

    Mumbai: Ayushmann Khurrana, who made a fruitful debut with 'Vicky Donor' and is now looking forward to 'Bewakoofiyaan', says he sees no "competitor" in the Hindi film industry. He further believes that he has a major plus point in the fact that he can act as well as sing. Bollywood...
  • IPL7: Rishi Dhawan aims for impressive performance for Kings XI Punjab March 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Himachal Pradesh all-rounder Rishi Dhawan, who was bought by Kings XI Punjab for Rs 3 crore at the 2014 players' auction, is eyeing impressive performances in the forthcoming Indian Premier League to stake a claim for national selection. Dhawan, who became the second-most costliest buy at the auction after...
  • I can't do the stereotypical father's roles, it's too unexciting: Rishi Kapoor March 7, 2014

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor, who plays Sonam Kapoor's father in debutant director Nupur Asthana's 'Bewakoofiyaan' says he isn't likely to be seen in any "stereotypical" fatherly roles as he finds them "too unexciting". "If you notice, I didn't play my own son's (Ranbir) father in 'Besharam'. It is not vanity,...
  • Watch: Mishti plays a revolutionary hero in Subhash Ghai's 'Kaanchi' March 7, 2014

    Subhash Ghai has returned to direction after a span of five years and the trailer of his upcoming film 'Kaanchi' is out. The film revolves around the story of a girl who fights against the injustice in the country. The film stars Misthi, Kartik Tiwari and Rishi Kapoor in main...
  • Kaanchi: Meet Subhash Ghai's new find Mishti in the first poster March 6, 2014

    Subhash Ghai has returned behind the camera after a gap of five years and the first look of his new film 'Kaanchi' is out. The film revolves around the story of a woman who fights against the injustice in country. The first poster shows Misthi, Subhash Ghai's new find. The...
  • 'Gunday' review: It's certainly a case of potential squandered February 15, 2014

    Cast: Ranveer Singh, Arjun Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra, Irrfan, Saurabh Shukla, Pankaj Tripathi, Manu Rishi Director: Ali Abbas Zafar The nostalgia that Gunday evokes is unmistakably 70s Bollywood. From its best-friends-versus-the-world premise to clap-trap dialogues delivered with clenched teeth and flared nostrils, to the messy hand-to-hand fight scenes...the ingredients are certainly in place....
  • Exorbitant IPL auction comes to an end, Yuvraj sold at 14 cr February 13, 2014

    Karan Sharma and Rishi Dhawan hit the jackpot on the second and of the auction as they were bought for a mammoth Rs 3.75 crore and Rs 3 crore by Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kings XI Punjab respectively. ...