SIDDHARTH

  • BJP central leadership unhappy with state leaders March 17, 2015

    Kolkata: BJP central leadership on Monday expressed unhappiness to the state leaders for failing to take "proper advantage" of the political situation that was created in favour of the party after the Lok Sabha polls. At a meeting between BJP national secretary and in-charge of Bengal Siddharth Nath Singh and state...
  • Nun rape case rocks Parliament, opposition parties demand quick answers March 16, 2015

    New Delhi: Demanding answers from the West Bengal government, leaders from various parties raked up the issue of nun rape case in Parliament on Monday. BJP leader Siddharth Nath Singh said, "Women in West Bengal are unsafe, we have seen this time and again. No law and order despite Mamata being...
  • India Indie Club: Meenakshi Shedde reviews Siddharth's 'Jigarthanda' March 9, 2015

    Film critic Meenakshi Shedde reviews 'Jigarthanda' written and directed by Karthik Subbaraj. Starring Siddharth, it is a new-age Tamil gangster film. 'India Indie Club' is a movie segment where National Award-winning film critic Meenakshi Shedde looks at some of the most talked about Indian independent films that are making a...
  • 'Enakkul Oruvan' review: Confusing in parts, the film beautifully explores the dreams and desires of a celebrity March 7, 2015

    Cast: Siddharth, Deepa Sannidhi, Srushti Dange, Aadukalam Naren, John Vijay, Yog Japee. Director: Prasad Ramar First of all, 'Lucia', the Kannada film which 'Enakkul Oruvan' is based on is a terrific film. 'Enakkul Oruvan' is a sincere remake of the dreams of a common celebrity. Would we be able to recognize a hidden...
  • Siddharth Shukla finds solace in Mathura February 26, 2015

    New Delhi: Work took Siddharth Shukla to Mathura, but the solace that came his way in the holy city has left an ever-lasting impression on the actor's mind. He says it turned out to be a pleasant break from the chaos of metropolitan city. "Mathura truly exhibits a peaceful feeling and...
  • Taapsee Pannu set to play a 'subdued and delicate girl' in 'Agra Ka Daabra'; says it's a good change after playing a spy in 'Baby' February 1, 2015

    Mumbai: After her brief role in 'Baby' as Akshay Kumar's accomplice in Nepal who beats the hell out of Sushant Singh, Taapsee Pannu has got the kind of attention that her debut film 'Chashme Baddoor' didn't. She is now gearing up for an image change with her next film 'Agra...
  • Saradha scam: Like Mukul Roy, CBI should question Mamata Banerjee, says BJP January 31, 2015

    Krishnagar: BJP national secretary Siddharth Nath Singh on Saturday demanded that the CBI should question Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in connection with the multi-crore Saradha scam saying there should not be different yardsticks for two people. "CBI should interrogate Mamata Banerjee because the probe agency can't have two different yardsticks for...
  • 'Khatron Ke Khiladi 6': Rohit Shetty to introduce a horror element in the show January 31, 2015

    Mumbai: The new season of 'Khatron Ke Khiladi: Darr Ka Blockbuster Returns', hosted by 'Chennai Express' director Rohit Shetty, will have a tinge of horror along with death defying stunts. The show will have a new segment 'Darr Ka Ghar' where fear will follow the 14 celebrity contestants -- Ashish Chaudhary,...
  • 'Bombay Velvet': Ranbir Kapoor looks rugged and lean as boxer Johnny Balraj in the new Anurag Kashyap film January 28, 2015

    Produced and directed by Anurag Kashyap, 'Bombay Velvet' is reported to be based on historian Gyan Prakash's book 'Mumbai Fables'. The film, which is set to hit the theatres on May 15, features Ranbir Kapoor, Anushka Sharma and Karan Johar in lead roles with Kay Kay Menon, Siddharth Basu and...
  • Siddharth Shukla: Not abandoning TV for films January 10, 2015

    Mumbai: Actor Siddharth Shukla, who made a positive movie debut with 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania', is bidding goodbye to his ongoing serial 'Balika Vadhu'. But he says he isn't quiiting television altogether to pursue a film career. Talking about his exit from the long-running show, he said: "I'm not (really) quitting...
  • 'Balika Vadhu' star Siddharth Shukla fined for drunk driving January 2, 2015

    Mumbai: Television actor Siddharth Shukla of 'Balika Vadhu' fame was fined Rs.2,000 by traffic police for driving under the influence of alcohol on New Year's Eve. His license was also confiscated. A police official said he paid the fine and was asked to be present in court Thursday morning. "Last night, Siddharth...
  • TMC should take lessons from Amit Shah: BJP December 30, 2014

    Kolkata: Asking the TMC leadership to take lessons from the way BJP Chief Amit Shah abided by the rule of law in the Sohrabuddin case, BJP National Secretary Siddharth Nath Singh on Tuesday said instead TMC has gone on to abuse the legal system by its political offensive in the...
  • Ceo of Life: In conversation with Siddharth Roy Kapur December 27, 2014

    How to be successful in business? How 'age' is just a number in terms of success? How can one inspire and set examples for others to emulate? Expect to find the answers on CEO if on CNN-IBN's upcoming series 'CEO of Life'. CNN-IBN's Business Editor Karma Paljor speaks to Walt...
  • Tarun Gogoi government's attitude responsible for militant activities, says BJP December 27, 2014

    New Delhi: In the wake of the massacre of tribals in Assam by a Bodo group, Bharatiya Janata Party leader Siddharth Nath Singh on Saturday condemned Tarun Gogoi's government for not doing enough work in the state to stop such incidents. Singh said, "Gogoi's government has tumultuous approach towards militants. Congress's...
  • Siddharth Nath Singh's behaviour a blot in Lal Bahadur Shastri's family: TMC's Kalyan Banerjee December 21, 2014

    Kolkata: Even after expressing regret in Lok Sabha over his objectionable remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Trinamool Congress MP Kalyan Banerjee on Sunday further made personal attack against BJP General Secretary Siddharth Nath Singh at a public meeting near Kolkata. Addressing a public meeting at Chanditala in West Bengal's Hooghly...
  • Bengali actress Tridha Choudhury to star with Manchu Vishnu in Telugu remake of 'Arima Nambi' December 19, 2014

    Aren't we all eagerly awaiting Manchu Vishnu's latest movie with filmmaker Deva Katta? Here's some fresh news to tide you over. Reports suggest that Vishnu is set to be seen opposite a "fresh face" this time. Bengali lass Tridha Choudhury will be seen in Vishnu's and Katta's next film -- a...
  • Watch: Roundtable discussion with top Bollywood producers December 14, 2014

    CNN-IBN's Rajeev Masand speaks to top Bollywood producers about current trends in the industry. ...
  • Shraddha Kapoor hopes for a successful 2015 December 12, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Shraddha Kapoor, who tasted success with two back-to-back hit films 'Ek Villain' and 'Haider' this year, hopes that coming year 2015 will be as fruitful too. "I've been taking it (life) as it comes...going with a flow. Year 2014 has been a very special year, so I can only...
  • Will judge Karan Johar's acting skills in 'Bombay Velvet': Siddharth Shukla doesn't want to assess his acting potential in 'DDLJ' December 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Referring to 2014 as a "wonderful year", 'Balika Vadhu' star Siddharth Shukla is evidently "happy" with the way things turned in his favour. From making his Bollywood debut with 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania' to signing a three-film deal with Karan Johar's Dharma Productions, Siddharth has been successful at...
  • We have welcomed Siddharth Trivedi with open arms, says Saurashtra coach December 6, 2014

    New Delhi: It's not always a smooth entry into the system after being tainted but Saurashtra's veteran seamer Siddharth Trivedi has been "accepted" by everyone, says team's coach Shitanshu Kotak. The BCCI banned Trivedi for a year as he broke association's anti-corruption code by not reporting the approaches by bookmakers while...
  • Siddharth Shukla, Surveen Chawla, Jay Bhanushali: TV actors who made their Bollywood debut in 2014 December 4, 2014

    2014 proved lucky for some popular TV stars as well. For the year brought them the much-awaited opportunity to make their Bollywood debuts. So yes, while their shows on the small screen helped them grab everyone's attention, their first film helped them make a mark. Take a look at the...
  • 'Kaaviya Thalaivan' review: G Vasanthabalan's film works in parts like AR Rahman's music; it doesn't do full justice to the pre-independence era November 29, 2014

    Film: 'Kaaviya Thalaivan'Cast: Siddharth, Prithviraj, Vedhika Kumar, Anaika Soti, Nassar, Thambi Ramaiah, Ponvannan, SingampuliDirector: G VasanthabalanRating: 3/5 At the end of 'Kaaviya Thalaivan', there's a side in you that wants to laud the effort of auteur G Vasanthabalan, who has always strived to give us good cinema, especially for recreating a...
  • Siddharth: Everything that I am, is because I wanted it. I'm a self-made man November 27, 2014

    Chennai: Actor Siddharth, who has starred in a number of Bollywood and Tamil films, says he is a self-made man. "I don't believe in luck. I'm a self-made man, be it being an actor, or a producer or a singer. None of my family members where in this (field) before me....