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  • Producer Sameer Karnik hasn't cleared my dues; I made police complaint, but nothing has happened: Anupam Kher October 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Anupam Kher Wednesday accused producer Samir Karnik of not paying him the dues for working in the latter's project "Chaar Din Ki Chandni", which released two years ago. "Producer Sameer Karnik hasn't cleared my dues even after 2 yrs. Made police complaint about bounced cheques 1yr back. NOTHING has...
  • Del Piero becomes Delhi Dynamos' marquee player August 29, 2014

    The 39yearold has won eight Serie A titles, the Champions League and Intercontinental Cup with Juventus for whom he played for from 1993 till 2012. ...
  • Bollywood extends support to arrested Sahara chief Subrata Roy March 3, 2014

    Mumbai: Sahara chief Subrata Roy will appear before the Supreme Court on Tuesday. However, friends, especially those from the film industry, have extended their support to Roy. During a special press conference, they conveyed their personal opinion on the Sahara chief. "I have never heard anyone say anything bad about...
  • Indian short film 'Kush' among 10 Oscar hopefuls November 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Indian director Shubhashish Bhutiani's short film 'Kush' has been shortlisted by the Academy for 10 liveaction shorts that will advance in the Oscar race. Three or five films out of these 10 films will be selected for Oscar nomination by the Short Films and Feature Animation Branch members. Kush,...
  • Three Indianorigin men among Africa's 50 richest November 14, 2013

    Three Indianorigin men are among the 50 richest persons in Africa this year, according to Forbes magazine. Vimal Shah, Sudhir Ruparelia and Naushad Merali figured in the list with a net worth of $1.6 billion, $1.1 billion and $430 million respectively. Shah, who ranks 18th on the list, is chief executive of...
  • Former Star TV CEO Sameer Nair joins AAP October 18, 2013

    New Delhi: Media entrepreneur and former CEO of Star TV, Sameer Nair, on Friday, joined Aam Aadmi Party and will support the party's Delhi Assembly election campaign. Nair, who had been following AAP since its launch, joined the party as "he wanted to contribute in the change that AAP is trying...
  • We will not lose Indian GP: Jaypee Group October 13, 2013

    New Delhi: The future of Indian Grand Prix might be uncertain after this year's race but host Jaypee Sports International Limited's CEO Sameer Gaur says the country will not lose the Formula One event and will surely have two more races. Speculation is rife that Indian fans will see an F1...
  • Raghuram Rajan takes over as RBI governor September 4, 2013

    Raghuram Rajan takes over as governor of the Reserve Bank of India in a difficult time. But the 50-year-old former IMF chief economist has already had a taste of working with the government: He was Chief Economic Advisor in the finance ministry under P Chidambaram. His move to the RBI...
  • Legislators's son-in-law shot at in Lucknow August 31, 2013

    Lucknow: The son-in-law of a Samajwadi Party legislator and close associate of party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav was shot at in the Uttar Pradesh capital Friday night, police said Saturday. The man was unhurt. Sameer, the son-in-law of member of legislative council Buqqal Nawaab, was driving past a shopping mall in...
  • Government should treat the Indian GP as their own: Jaypee's Gaur August 21, 2013

    New Delhi: The Chief Executive OfficercumManaging Director of Jaypee Sports International Sameer Gaur is hopeful that the premier motorsport event will make a grand comeback in India in 2015 after being pulled off in 2014. "We have a very sound contract with the F1 management. Bernie Ecclestone is a wise man...
  • No proof against Amar, Amitabh in money laundering case: District authorities July 31, 2013

    An official probe has found noevidence against Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan, formerSP leader Amar Singh and his wife in the 2009 fraud and moneylaundering case against them. District authorities in their report to the Uttar Pradeshgovernment have said the case against the four accused doesnot hold as no proof was found...
  • Indian GP organisers don't mind changing dates July 30, 2013

    New Delhi: The organisers of the Indian Grand Prix say they are open to switching dates for the race, amid speculation that it could be scrapped from the Formula One calendar all together next season. "The OctoberNovember period suits us better both weatherwise as well as it being festive season," Jaypee...
  • Nagarjuna, every director's delight: Veerabhadram April 8, 2013

    Chennai: Director Veerabhadram, who has teamed up with Akkineni Nagarjuna in upcoming Telugu action drama 'Bhai', says working with the actor was truly delightful. Veerabhadram's past films as a director include the successful Telugu films 'Aha Na Pellanta' and 'Poola Rangadu'."With just two films old in the industry, I was extremely...
  • Chhattisgarh: Court issues summons to Jindal Power April 2, 2013

    Raigarh: Jindal Power Ltd (JPL) was on Monday issued summons by the district court in Raigarh for alleged violation of environmental norms in connection with its coal washery at Libara and Dhaurabhatha villages in Chhattisgarh. Chief Judicial Magistrate Raigarh GK Neelam issued the summons to JPL, its Executive Vice President...
  • Thahir's 'Chappa Kurisu' is having a Tamil remake February 28, 2013

    One of the first movies that started the flow of new generation movies in Malayalam is likely to have a Tamil version soon. Radaan Media owned by Radhika Sharath Kumar has shown a big interest in the movie's remake. Actor Sarathkumar, who is currently playing a prominent role in...
  • Dulqar Salman to play lead in Amal Neerad's next February 10, 2013

    Dulqar Salman will play the lead in the short movie directed by Amal Neerad, which will form a part of his new anthology titled 'Anchu Sundarikal'. Reenu Mathews made her debut with Mammootty in the movie Laljose's latest 'Immanuel' will also play an important role with Dulqar Salman in his movie,...
  • Sameer Sharma: Want to cast Amitabh, Farhan in a musical February 5, 2013

    Mumbai: Director Sameer Sharma of 'Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana' fame is all set to make a musical and megastar Amitabh Bachchan and Farhan Akhtar are in his wishlist for lead roles. Currently, the film titled as 'Jugalbandi' is in scripting stages. "I am working on the script. Its a drama film...
  • Isha Sharvani to debut in 'Anchu Sundharimaar' December 29, 2012

    Though she had been living in Kerala for quite so long, Isha Sherwani, the daughter of a contemporary dancer Dakha Seth never took an opportunity to act in a Mollywood. After many years from her debut in Bollywood , Isha has already started acting in a new Malayalam movie. This will...
  • Arrested Zee editors not to undergo liedetector tests December 13, 2012

    New Delhi: In the latest development in the Zee vs Jindal extortion case, the liedetector tests will not be conducted on arrested Zee editors Sameer Ahluwalia and Sudhir Chaudhary. With regard to Zee chairman Subhash Chandra, the court asked him to consult his doctors and then arrive at a decision...
  • Salman inspires Soha for her next action flick December 2, 2012

    New Delhi: Salman Khan's eccentric character Chulbul Pandey from 'Dabangg' has inspired actress Soha Ali Khan to play a rustic cop in her upcoming film 'Jo Bhi Karva Lo'. Soha states that she is a huge fan of the actor and took inspiration from him to portray her new avtar of...
  • Is the media facing a serious credibility crisis? November 28, 2012

    A Delhi court on Wednesday sent the two arrested Zee News editors, Sudhir Chaudhary and Samir Ahluwalia, to twoday police custody in the alleged Jindal extortion case. ...
  • Jindals tried to bribe us first, says Zee CEO Alok Agarwal November 28, 2012

    A Delhi court on Wednesday sent the two arrested Zee News editors, Sudhir Chaudhary and Samir Ahluwalia, to twoday police custody in the alleged Jindal extortion case. ...
  • Jindal extortion case: Zee editors denied bail, sent to 2day police custody November 28, 2012

    A Delhi court on Wednesday dismissed the bail plea of 2 senior journalists of Zee News channel and remanded them to a twoday police custody. ...
  • Police acted under political pressure: Zee News lawyer November 28, 2012

    The arrests on charges of extortion came following the registration of a case about 45 days ago on a complaint filed by Jindal's company with the Crime Branch of Delhi Police. ...
  • Jindal extortion case: Zee News editors sent to 2day police custody November 28, 2012

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Wednesday sent the two arrested Zee News editors, Sudhir Chaudhary and Samir Ahluwalia, to twoday police custody in the alleged Jindal extortion case. The police had sought the custody of Sudhir Chaudhary, the head of Zee News, and Samir Ahluwalia, head of Zee...
  • Jindal case: Zee promoter asked to join probe November 28, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police Crime Branch on Wednesday asked Zee Network promoter Subhash Chandra to join the investigation into the extortion claims made by the Jindal Group. Meanwhile, Zee News has demanded the immediate release of its two senior journalists arrested in an extortion case filed by Congress MP...
  • Zee News calls the arrest of its editors 'illegal' November 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Media group Zee News Ltd came out strongly in defence of its arrested editors Sudhir Chaudhry and Sameer Ahluwalia, calling the arrest 'illegal'. Zee News CEO Alok Agarwal alleged that Congress MP and industrialist Naveen Jindal tried to bribe the channel's executives. "The fact is that Naveen Jindal...
  • 'Luv Shuv' was an underdog: Director Sameer Sharma November 9, 2012

    New Delhi: Director Sameer Sharma is happy that his 'underdog' film 'Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana' has been well received by audiences, and says it could have gone 'unnoticed'. Coproduced by Anurag Kashyap and UTV Motion Pictures, the movie was made within a budget of Rs.3 crore, but it managed...
  • 'Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana': Tweet Review November 2, 2012

    New Delhi: Produced by Anurag Kashyap and directed by Sameer Sharma, 'Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana' stars Kunal Kapoor, Huma Qureshi and Rajesh Sharma in the lead roles. A clean shaven Kunal Kapoor (Omi) returns to India in order to avoid a confrontation with a local gangster in London. He presents...
  • Friday Release: Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana November 1, 2012

    New Delhi: Anurag Kashyap is a busy producer as well. He is coming up with another film after Aiyyaa. Sameer Sharmas debut directorial venture Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana is going to hit the screens on November 2. The film stars Kunal Kapoor, Huma Qureshi and Rajesh Sharma in the...