Shatrughan Sinha

  • It's Preity Zinta and Ness Wadia's internal matter and they should be left alone: Shatrughan Sinha June 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Actorpolitician Shatrughan Sinha took to microblogging site Twitter Friday to express his views on the ongoing feud between Bollywood actress Preity Zinta and businessman and her former boyfriend Ness Wadia saying it is their 'internal matter' and they should be 'left alone'. In a series of posts, Sinha shared his...
  • BJP in power is sign of good days to come, says Sonakshi Sinha June 1, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Sonakshi Sinha is happy that the BJPled coalition has come to power at the Centre and is optimistic that it will bring in good times for the nation. Sonakshi's father and BJP leader Shatrughan Sinha won the recent Lok Sabha elections from Patna Sahib. "We are very happy that...
  • Advani, Joshi still capable of taking up any responsibility: BJP leader Shatrughan Sinha May 31, 2014

    The first open criticism of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's age cutoff for ministers within the BJP has come from Shatrughan Sinha. Speaking exclusively to CNNIBN, the senior leader said LK Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi are still capable of taking up any responsibility. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey May 30, 2014

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  • Rift within BJP? Shatrughan Sinha questions cutoff age for ministers May 30, 2014

    New Delhi: After reports of a rift within the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over Cabinet berths allotted in Prime Minister Narendra Modiled government, the party is now facing an open criticism. BJP leader Shatrughan Sinha showed his discontent over the cutoff age of 75 years set by Modi for his...
  • Shatrughan Sinha's son Kush to direct TV adaptation of Jeffrey Archer's book May 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Actorpolitician Shatrughan Sinha's son Kush, who has assisted Sanjay Leela Bhansali, is set to turn a fullfledged director with an Indian televised version of Jeffrey Archer's political bestseller "First Among Equals". The rights to film the novel were bought by producer Sheetal Talwar at a reported Rs.1.5 crore. The series...
  • I need to stay fit for long struggle ahead: Shatrughan Sinha May 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Shatrughan Sinha, who underwent a bypass surgery in 2012, was recently admitted to a hospital here. He says it was a routine checkup and that he needs to stay in the pink of health. "It was a routine check up. Nothing wrong with me at all. I had...
  • Veteran actor Shatrughan Sinha admitted to Mumbai hospital for check up May 24, 2014

    Mumbai: Veteran Bollywood actor and BJP leader Shatrughan Sinha, who underwent bypass surgery last year, was admitted to a suburban hospital here today for routine checkup post hectic election campaign. Sinha, 67, was admitted to Kokilaben Hospital in July last year after he complained of breathlessness due to some paint...
  • Narendra Modi wave sweeps aside Lalu, Nitish in Bihar May 17, 2014

    The Narendra Modi wave swept aside Bihar strongmen Lalu Prasad and Nitish Kumar as BJP, along with its allies, on Friday won 26 out of 40 seats in Bihar. BJP took a sweet revenge against JD(U) of Nitish Kumar, which had broken away from the alliance with the saffron party, to...
  • Shatrughan Sinha wins from Patna Sahib May 16, 2014

    Bollywood actorturnedpolitician and BJP sitting MP Shatrughan Sinha has won from the Patna Sahib Lok Sabha constituency. Sinha, popularly known as 'Bihari Babu', defeated Congress candidate Kunal Singh, a Bhojpuri filmstar, by over one lakh votes. ...
  • BJP leads in 18 seats, RJD ahead in 6 constituencies, Congress in front in 1 seat in Bihar May 16, 2014

    BJP is leading in 18 seats, Lalu Prasad's RJD is ahead in six constituencies while Congress is in front in one seat out of 40 in Bihar with Speaker Meira Kumar trailing in Sasaram. LJP and JD(U) are leading in six seats and four seats respectively while Rashtriya Lok Samata Party...
  • BJP leads in 17 seats while RJD leads in 5 seats in Bihar May 16, 2014

    BJP is leading in 17 seats while Lalu Prasad's RJD is leading in 5 seats in the 40 Lok Sabha seats in Bihar. LJP and JD(U) were leading in 2 seats each while Rashtriya Lok Samata Party (RLSP), an ally of BJP, in one seat. In the highprofile Saran seat, Lalu Prasad's...
  • Ground report: Purvanchal, Gorakhpur sway in 'Yogi Adityanath wave' May 11, 2014

    Gorakhpur: As eastern Uttar Pradesh heads to polls on Monday, Bharatiya Janata party's star campaigner Narendra Modi has stayed away from campaigning in Gorakhpur where the party's 4time MP Yogi Adityanath is in the fray. The BJP has claimed of the presence of a strong wave for the party in favour...
  • After the Oscars, Kevin Spacey poses for a Bollywood selfie with Shahid, Sonakshi and Farhan April 29, 2014

    When Hollywood has done it, how can Bollywood would be far behind. Inspired from the famous Oscar selfie that Ellen Degeneres posted on Twitter while hosting this year's Oscar awards, Shahid Kapoor clicked a similar selfie during the IIFA awards. The one thing in common in both the selfies was...
  • Shatrughan Sinha receives IIFA Lifetime Achievement Award from daughter Sonakshi Sinha April 28, 2014

    Tampa Bay: Bollywood veteran Shatrughan Sinha was presented IIFA Lifetime achievement award by his daughter and actress Sonakshi Sinha for his outstanding contribution to Indian cinema. 'Dabaang' fame actress Sonakshi and actor Anil Kapoor jointly presented the award to Sinha, who has acted in more than 200 Hindi movies and also...
  • 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...
  • IIFA 2014: 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' wins best film, Farhan Akhtar best actor, Deepika Padukone best actress April 27, 2014

    Tampa Bay: The 15th edition of International Indian Film Academy Awards saw an interesting mix of winners this year. Stealing the show this year was director Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag', which won the award for the Best Picture. The film, which was a slow starter at the boxoffice, gained...
  • Producers wanted to cast Rajesh Khanna in 'Kalicharan', not Shatrughan Sinha: Subhash Ghai April 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Subhash Ghai's directorial debut, 'Kaalicharan' which became a cult hit in 1976 was to have Rajesh Khanna in the lead role if producer NN Sippy had his way. The film which put Shatrughan Sinha in the big league was Ghai's directorial debut and featured the actor in a double...
  • UK High Commissioner visits booths to see democracy in action April 18, 2014

    British High Commissioner to India James Bevan on Thursday visited polling stations in Patna and neighbouring areas to witness the election process. "The British High Commissioner visited many polling stations in Patna Sahib and Patliputra Parliamentary seats which witnessed voting today," Mainak De, Eastern India head of Political Press and Public...
  • People of Patliputra will allow me to work for them: Ram Kripal Yadav April 17, 2014

    Ram Kripal Yadav who is contesting in Patliputra seat in Bihar on BJP ticket said, "I am confident the people of Patliputra will allow this servant of theirs to work for them and BJP will win with majority." Other side, actor and BJP leader Shatrughan Sinha, also said that there...
  • Actor, doctor up against Shatrughan Sinha in Patna Sahib April 16, 2014

    A Bhojpuri film actor, a prominent doctor and a former minister are hoping to upset the apple cart of actor-politician Shatrughan Sinha of BJP, who is making a bid for a second consecutive term to the Lok Sabha from Patna Sahib seat that goes to polls on Thursday. Popularly known as...
  • Campaigning ends for 121 constituencies in 5th phase of LS poll April 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Campaigning for the crucial fifth phase of Lok Sabha elections in 121 constituencies ended on Tuesday. The 121 constituencies across 12 states will go for voting on April 17. Nandan Nilekani, Jaswant Singh, Shatrughan Sinha, Ananth Kumar and Jyotiraditya Scindia are amongst the big names in the fray. In...
  • LS polls: After Joshi, Shatrughan says there is no 'Modi wave' April 15, 2014

    New Delhi: BJP leader Shatrughan Sinha on Tuesday echoed the views of senior party leader Murli Manohar Joshi saying there is no 'Modi wave'. "People of the country have created a euphoria and hype, including the media, the result of which is unprecedented in terms of support and expectations. But Mr...
  • Shatrughan seeks blessings from Suman's mother April 14, 2014

    Forgetting past political rivalry, 'Bihari babu' Shatrughan Sinha met Sekhar Suman and sought blessings from the actor's mother in the election to the Patna Sahib parliamentary seat. Ahead of Lok Sabha elections, he will be addressing a rally in Bihar's Fatuha on Monday. Sinha, while seeking blessing from Suman's mother Usha Prasad...
  • 'Modi wave' will take BJP to nearly 300: Shatrughan Sinha April 13, 2014

    Claiming a strong “Modi wave” in Bihar and the country as a whole, actor-politician Shatrughan Sinha, seeking re-election from native Patna Sahib, on Sunday said going by the current trend, it could be said that BJP will not only accomplish “mission 272″ but might win 300 Lok Sabha seats on...
  • Shatrughan Sinha feels thrilled to receive IIFA film reward April 13, 2014

    Actor-politician Shatrughan Sinha, who would be bestowed with a special award at the upcoming International Indian Film Academy (IIFA), said he was thrilled with the honour. The 67-year-old veteran actor will be honoured for his outstanding contribution to Indian cinema at the IIFA awards this year, which is set to take...
  • Shatrughan Sinha to get a special award at IIFA 2014 April 10, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha is all set to be honoured for his 'outstanding contribution to Indian cinema' at the upcoming International Indian Film Acacdemy (IIFA) awards this year at Tampa Bay, Florida. The 67-year-old veteran actor, who was last seen in Ram Gopal Varma's trilingual crime drama 'Rakta Charitra', will be...
  • My father doesn't need me to campaign for him: Sonakshi Sinha April 6, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Sonakshi Sinha hopes the country gets rid of corruption and expects a change in political system after the upcoming Lok Sabha election. Sonakshi's father, noted actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha, is contesting the 2014 Lok Sabha elections from Bihar. On her hope of dream India, Sonakshi says, "To stay corruption free......