Sanjeev

  • Rahul Gandhi to campaign for Congress candidates in Bihar 12-04-2014 09:43 AM

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will campaign for the party candidates in Bihar during the third phase of general elections, a party leader said on Friday. Gandhi will visit Bihar to campaign for the Congress candidates from Kishanganj, Purnia and Supaul parliamentary seats going to polls in the third phase...
  • State government transfers Chhindwara Collector 06-04-2014 10:17 PM

    Madhya Pradesh Government on Sundaytransferred Chhindwara Collector Mahesh Chandra Choudhary onthe direction of the Election Commission and appointed SanjeevSingh as the new District Magistrate, official sources said. Singh was posted as Director, Skill Development atJabalpur. Choudhary has been appointed as Deputy Secretary inthe Mantralaya. Congress had complained against Choudhary for...
  • UP BJP recommends names of four riots accused for LS poll tickets 10-03-2014 11:39 AM

    New Delhi: After infighting in the BJP over the seats for the coming Lok Sabha elections, the Uttar Pradesh party's President has confirmed that the state unit has recommended the names of four accused in Muzaffarnagar riots for the polls. The four accused recommended for tickets in Uttar Pradesh were...
  • AgustaWestland: India yet to trace the man who may have paid leaders 10-01-2014 07:25 PM

    New Delhi: Days after the Union Government scrapped the AgustaWestland VVIP helicopter deal, Indian investigators are yet to get hold of the man who may have allegedly bribed the politicians to push through the deal. British businessman Christian Michael is the man who may have the answers, the man who...
  • 'Sholay' review: The film is a classic with or without 3D glasses 03-01-2014 10:45 PM

    Cast: Sanjeev Kumar, Dharmendra, Hema Malini, Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bhaduri, Amjad Khan, AK Hangal, Asrani, Jagdeep, Leela Mishra, Viju Khote, MacMohan Director: Ramesh Sippy How many times have you seen Sholay? Does it matter? Sholay is a classic because you know at precisely which second to say, "Kitne aadmi the?"...
  • India women guaranteed medal, men ousted at World Snooker Championships 07-12-2013 03:30 PM

    Daugapils: India's Varsha Sanjeev and Chitra Magimairajan entered the quarter-final of the IBSF World Snooker Championships even as the men's challenge ended in the last-16 round. Even among the two Indian women, only one will finish on the podium as the two cueists will battle it out for a place...
  • World Snooker: Varsha Sanjeev makes knockout stage 03-12-2013 08:08 PM

    Daugavpils: Teenager Varsha Sanjeev became the first and only Indian thus far to qualify for the knockout stage of the IBSF World snooker championship after she beat Ukraine's Maria Buckaraska 3-0 in her concluding Group F match here. The 17-year-old Varsha Monday qualified with a 5-4 record, her only loss...
  • 'Satya 2' Tweet Review: First day, first show 08-11-2013 09:50 AM

    New Delhi: 'Satya', which was released in 1998, changed Ram Gopal Varma's fate in the Hindi film industry. His talent came to the forefront with full force with a film that dared to showcase the gloomy world of crime in a new light. It was one of those rare films...
  • Watch Sholay's deleted climax in which Thakur kills Gabbar 30-10-2013 02:59 PM

    New Delhi: Director Ramesh Sippy wanted to end 'Sholay' in a more intense way but the Central Board of Film Censors (now known as Central Board of Film Certification) objected to the violence shown on the screen, so he ultimately decided to change the climax. In the original climax, Thakur...
  • Sanjeev Seth, Lata Sabharwal to participate in 'Nach Baliye 6' 16-10-2013 01:26 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjeev Seth and his wife, actress Lata Sabharwal, will be seen entertaining the audience with their dancing skills in the sixth season of celebrity couple dance reality show 'Nach Baliye'. They are seen as the on-screen couple in popular TV show 'Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai' where Sanjeev...
  • Sanjeev Kapoor may feature in a movie called 'Master Chef' 09-10-2013 05:08 PM

    Mumbai: Chef Sanjeev Kapoor, who has made a mark for himself on the small screen, may soon be seen in a full-fledged role in the movie 'Master Chef'. Shuja Ali will direct the film. "I want to make a complete food-based film and I have approached Sanjeev Kapoor. Sanjeev really...
  • MPs seek Manmohan Singh's intervention to end harassment of IFS officer 29-09-2013 10:59 AM

    New Delhi: A group of MPs and an activists' outfit have demanded Prime Minister's intervention into the alleged harassment of an Indian Foreign Service officer, who had unearthed a forestry scam in Haryana involving top politicians. The MPs, Basudev Acharia (CPM), Prabodh Panda (CPI), Kushal Tiwari (BSP), Rama Devi (BJP),...
  • 22-year-old Dalit youth stabbed to death in UP 25-09-2013 07:12 PM

    Bijnor: A 22-year-old Dalit youth was allegedly stabbed to death by his girlfriend's parents when he had gone to meet her at her residence in Khandsal village of the district, police said Wednesday. Sanjeev went to meet his girlfriend last night, but her relatives caught hold of him, they said....
  • PepsiCo names Chadha Asia, Middle East, Africa CEO 24-09-2013 03:07 PM

    New Delhi: Global beverages and snacks major PepsiCo on Monday said it has promoted India-born Sanjeev Chadha to the position of Chief Executive Officer of its Asia, Middle East and Africa (AMEA) region operations, spanning across 90 countries. A veteran having spent 23 years at PepsiCo, Chadha will directly report...
  • Vijay Dahiya sacked as Sanjeev Sharma appointed Delhi chief coach 13-09-2013 09:20 PM

    New Delhi: The DDCA on Friday decided to sack Vijay Dahiya from the post of chief coach of the senior state side and promoted his understudy former India medium pacer Sanjeev Sharma in that position. The All Powerful Sports Committee of the DDCA on Friday met at the Feroze Shah...
  • Three arrested in Delhi for kidnapping child 12-09-2013 10:27 PM

    New Delhi: Three people who had kidnapped a nine-year-old boy and demanded Rs 80 lakh for his release have been arrested a month after the incident, police said Thursday. The accused had released the the child soon after the kidnapping when they realised the police was on their trail. Mohd...
  • Fake currency case: 13 UP police officers face probe 16-07-2013 11:54 AM

    Lucknow: Thirteen Uttar Pradesh police officers are facing the heat in a case of alleged fake currency. The accused who was arrested in connection with the case has proved that the notes recovered from him were withdrawn from banks and were genuine. Now the police officials have to explain how...
  • Star Parivaar Awards: Deepika, Anas are most popular actors 14-07-2013 03:24 PM

    Mumbai: 'Diya Aur Baati Hum' lead actors Deepika Singh and Anas Rashid bagged the 'Har ghar ka star' recognition at the 11th Star Parivaar Awards held at the Yash Raj Studio here. Deepika plays the character of Sandhya and Anas aka Sooraj is paired opposite her in the TV serial...
  • Delhi boy Ripudaman Handa bags 'MasterChef' title 15-06-2013 10:10 AM

    Mumbai: Delhi-based Ripudaman Handa's passion and love for cooking helped him win the 'MasterChef' title in the third season of 'MasterChef - Kitchen Ke Superstar' at the finale of the reality show here Friday. The youngest contestant on the show, Handa, 23, was awarded Rs.1 crore and a chance to...
  • British-Indian businessman buys Austrian bank 02-06-2013 08:30 PM

    London: British Indian businessman and investor Sanjeev Kanoria has acquired the domestic banking unit of Austrian bank Hypo Alpe Adria for around $85.5 million. The nationalised bank agreed to sell Hypo Alpe Adria Bank AG, the unit which operates in the southern Austrian province of Carinthia, to Anadi Financial Holdings,...
  • Hugh Jackman to appear on 'The Kumars at No 42' 14-05-2013 04:16 PM

    London: The creator of comedy show 'The Kumars at No 42', Sanjeev Bhaskar, revealed the sitcom would be back on screens later this year and will have actor Hugh Jackman as the guest star. "We've got these sketches that we do in the show now. Hugh Jackman has done one...
  • Audio release of 'Welcome Obama' to be released in May 24-04-2013 09:47 PM

    Veteran director Singeetham Srinivasrao is currently directing the film titled 'Welcome Obama' The film is produced by Bharathi Krishna and produced by Smt Bharathi under the banner of Sandalwood media banner. The film is in its third schedule. The director Singeetham said in an interview, "The film has all the...
  • Sanjeev Rajput misses out on 50m Rifle 3 Position final 09-04-2013 02:37 PM

    New Delhi: Shooter Sanjeev Rajput narrowly missed out on qualification for the finals of the men's 50-metre Rifle 3 Position event after finishing 10th at the ISSF World Cup in Changwon, Korea today. Rajput finished 10th after scoring a total of 1144 in the three sections - kneeling, prone and...
  • Remakes of 'Lakhon Ki Baat', 'Shaukeen' soon 09-04-2013 10:36 AM

    Mumbai: Noted director Basu Chatterjee's two super hit films 'Shaukeen' (1982) and 'Lakhon Ki Baat' (1984) are all set to join the list of Bollywood remakes. 'Lakhon Ki Baat' featuring Sanjeev Kumar, Farooq Shaikh and Anita Raj in pivotal roles is getting remade by filmmaker Rumi Jaffery, who made films...
  • IAF ex-chief changed norms to favour AgustaWestland: CBI FIR 13-03-2013 05:19 PM

    New Delhi: Former Air Force chief SP Tyagi helped in swinging the VVIP chopper deal in favour of Finmeccanica subsidiary AgustaWestland by lowering the service height from 6000 metres to 4,500 metres, the CBI's FIR states. The FIR, however, doesn't mention Tyagi having received money in the deal. Sources alleged...