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  • Confirmed! 'Hero' remake to be released on July 3 this year February 9, 2015

    Mumbai: 'Hero', Salman Khan's first film production under his new banner SKF, is all set to hit theatres on July 3 this year. The film, starring debutante actors Suraj Pancholi and Sunil Shetty's daughter Athiya, is the remake of the superhit 1983 film of the same name. The upcoming film is...
  • 'Umrika' wins the audience award at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival February 1, 2015

    Chennai: Independent filmmaker Prashant Nair's 'Umrika' has won the audience award in the World Cinema Dramatic Competition section of the 2015 Sundance Film Festival, which concluded Sunday. Sundance film festival's Twitter handle shared the news on its page. 'Umrika', which features 'Life of Pi' fame actor Suraj Sharma, is about a young...
  • From Oscars to Sundance, actors Suraj Sharma and Tony Revolori discuss India's 'Umrika' January 28, 2015

    Park City: In the midst of the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, actors Suraj Sharma and Tony Revolori found themselves comparing notes on Hollywood's awards season, both having made their breakout in films that stormed into the Oscars race. Indian actor Sharma, the lead of 2012's Oscar-nominated "Life of...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group C wrap: Goa reach 253/5 against Services on Day 1 January 13, 2015

    Skipper Sagun Kamat (81), Darshan Misal (65 not out) and Saurabh Bandekar (55 not out) scored a half-century each to guide Goa to 253 for five on the opening day on Tuesday. Kamat scored his runs off 117 balls during which he struck 14 fours and one six at the Palam...
  • Delhi: AAP leader's car drowns in a pit while he was protesting to fill it December 25, 2014

    New Delhi: The car of former AAP legislator from Rohini, Rajesh Garg, on Wednesday drowned in a pit while he was leading a protest to fill it in Suraj Park area of the constituency. According to Garg, who is also the chairman of district development committee of north-west Delhi, the...
  • Jharkhand elections: Coal mafia controls the politics of Dhanbad, family fights for power November 23, 2014

    Dhanbad: The politics of Dhanbad like everything else is seeped in coal. In the 1970s, coal was nationalised but before that private mine owners owned these mines. One BP Sinha was the leader of all the coal workers. Subsequently, Suraj Deo Singh took over and started an organisation called the...
  • 1st ODI: All-round India thrash Sri Lanka by 169 runs in Cuttack November 2, 2014

    Riding on centuries from Ajinkya Rahane and Shikhar Dhawan and an impressive bowling display by Ishant Sharma (4 for 34), India cruised to a comfortable 169-run win over Sri Lanka in the first one-day international at the Barabati Stadium in Cuttack. The Lankan batting, which had the experience of Kumar Sangakkara,...
  • Snapshot: Doesn't Sooraj Pancholi resemble a young Salman Khan as he sports a chiselled and shirtless look in 'Hero'? October 15, 2014

    Raw energy, chiselled abs and a devil-may-care look. Young actor Sooraj Pancholi looks smoking' hot in the first look of the 1983 Subhash Ghai remake. Starring Pancholi and Athiya Shetty (Suniel Shetty's daughter) in key roles, the film has been produced by Salman Khan and directed by Nikhil Advani. The...
  • Aditya Pancholi, Zarina Wahab file Rs 100 crore defamation suit against Jiah Khan's mother July 5, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor couple Aditya Pancholi and Zarina Wahab, whose son Suraj is facing charges of abetting the suicide of actress Jiah Khan, have filed a Rs 100 crore defamation suit in the Bombay High Court against Rabbiya Khan, the mother of the deceased. Two days back, the High Court, hearing Rabbiya's...
  • 'Life of Pi ' actor Suraj Sharma to star in 'Homeland 4' June 6, 2014

    Los Angeles: Indian actor Suraj Sharma, best known for his titular character in 'Life of Pi', has joined the starcast of popular terror drama 'Homeland 4'. The actor will play the recurring role of Aayan Ibrahim, a Pakistani medical student, who crosses path with CIA agent Carrie Mathison. The action thriller...
  • Mutual admiration society: Tiger Shroff and Sooraj Pancholi go gaga over each other May 30, 2014

    Mumbai: There's no room for rivalry between young acting talents Sooraj Pancholi and Tiger Shroff even though they are being pitched against one another as the two next best things on the Bollywood block. In fact, they share mutual admiration. So, it didn't take Sooraj much persuasion to rush to see...
  • 'Million Dollar Arm' review: The film is solidly staged, inhabited with richlydrawn characters May 9, 2014

    Cast: Jon Hamm, Aasif Mandvi, Bill Paxton, Suraj Sharma, Lake Bell and Alan Arkin Director: Craig Gillespie It's hard to the resist the charms of a film as decidedly feelgood as 'Million Dollar Arm', even if does hit every note and plot turn with brazen predictability. Based on the reallife efforts of...
  • Baseball is quite similar to cricket, says actor Pitobash Tripathy, starring in the Disney film 'Million Dollar Arm' May 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Actor Pitobash Tripathy, best known for films like 'Shor In The City' and 'Shanghai', stated in an interview that how 'cricket is similar to baseball'. The actor was speaking at the premiere of 'Million Dollar Arm', Hollywood venture in which Pitobash plays a significant role. With a newly...
  • Rajkumar Rao: Playing Shahid Azmi was very difficult April 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Rajkumar Rao, who won the best actor National award for his role in Hansal Mehta's 'Shahid', says portraying the slain lawyer-activist's life was challenging but inspiring. The 29-year-old actor's performance as the titular character in the Hansal Mehta directed film saw him sharing the National award with Malayalam...
  • Suraj dedicates National Award to Malayalam cinema April 16, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: Suraj Venjaramoodu Wednesday said that he dedicates his National Award to the Malayalam language and Malayalam cinema. Suraj has been named the best actor for his performance in "Perariyathavar", directed by Biju, at the 61st National Film Award announced in the national capital. "I did it in my style and...
  • Rabia conducts sting operation in Jiah Khan's case, has Aditya Pancholi fuming March 4, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Jiah Khan's mother Rabia's lawyer claims that they have "recorded conversations of the witnesses" and the result indicates that it was not a case of "suicide". Rabia Saturday moved the Bombay High Court once again alleging that Jiah was murdered and had not committed suicide. She wanted a Special...
  • Jiah Khan suicide case: Suraj Pancholi charged with abetment to suicide January 22, 2014

    Mumbai: Mumbai Police has filed a chargesheet in the Jian Khan suicide case. It has charged Jiah's boyfriend and actor Aditya Pancholi's son, Suraj Pancholi for abetment to suicide. The chargesheet filed in the Andheri Magistrate's court is nearly 500 pages and contains forensic reports and witness statements. Main witnesses...
  • Delhi: Physically challenged man stabbed to death over damaged slipper October 5, 2013

    New Delhi: A 25yearold physically handicapped man was stabbed to death by an individual whose slipper got damaged after the victim accidentally stepped on it, police said on Saturday. The incident occurred in North Delhi's Civil Lines area on Thursday around 7:30 pm. "Suraj was roaming in the area when John who...
  • Five faint during melee at BJP's Suraj Sankalp Yatra September 10, 2013

    Jaipur: Five persons fainted during a melee at the Suraj Sankalp Yatra's concluding day rally in Jaipur and had to be helped out by policemen from the Amroodon ka baag ground. The incident occurred when BJP supporters jostled with each other demanding that Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi address the rally...
  • Suraj Pancholi attends Ganesh Chaturthi at Salman Khan's residence September 10, 2013

    Aspring actor Suraj Oancholi, who was recently arrested in relation to the actress Jiah Khan's suicide case, was spotted at Salman Khan's residence during Ganesh Chaturthi celebration. Accompanied by his mother Zareena Wahab and a friend, Suraj interacted with Salman and his family members including sister Arpita who organizes the...
  • LIVE: Time to correct mistake made 5 yrs ago, says Modi September 9, 2013

    BJP Election Campaign Committee Chief and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi will kick-start party's campaign for the upcoming Assembly polls in Rajasthan at a rally on September 10. BJP president Rajnath Singh and Modi will address a rally at Amroodon-ka-bagh ground in Jaipur on Tuesday, a party spokesman said on Monday. The...
  • Differences within party over Vasundhara Raje grows, RSS intervenes August 28, 2013

    Rajasthan state BJP president Vasundhara Raje's style of work has drawn criticism from her colleagues, forcing the RSS to intervene to try sort out growing differences within the party. Senior BJP leader Ghanshyam Tiwari, a leading Brahmin leader, recently kicked off a row with a tweet in which he took a...
  • Suraj Pancholi is very much a part of 'Hero' remake: Subhash Ghai July 18, 2013

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Subhash Ghai said that he and actor Salman Khan stood by their commitment to launch Suraj Pancholi in the remake version of 1983 film 'Hero'. Ghai further said that modelactress Jiah Khan suicide case will have no bearing on the newcomer's debut. Speculations were rife that Suraj, son...
  • Snapshot: Zarina Wahab and Aditya Pancholi escort son Suraj back home July 3, 2013

    Concerned parents of Suraj Pancholi, actors Aditya Pancholi and Zarina Wahab escorted their son back home after he was released on bail by the Bombay High Court on 2 July, 2013. Later, Aditya Pancholi and Zarina Wahab also held a press conference at their residence. Suraj was arrested by the...
  • Jiah Khan suicide case: Suraj Pancholi granted bail July 1, 2013

    New Delhi: After spending 20 days in jail, Suraj Pancholi was granted bail by the Bombay High Court on July 1. The aspiring actor was arrested in relation to actress Jiah Khan's suicide case. Son of actor couple, Aditya Pancholi and Zareena Wahab, Suraj was in a relationship with Jiah...
  • Jiah Khan suicide case: HC to hear Suraj Pancholi's bail plea July 1, 2013

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court will on Monday hear Suraj Pancholi's bail plea in the Jiah Khan suicide case. His application challenges a Sessions Court order that dismissed his bail plea. Pancholi was arrested last month for abetment to suicide after Jiah's family handed an alleged suicide note to the...
  • Aditya Pancholi booked for attacking neighbour Bhargav Patel June 28, 2013

    Mumbai: For the second time in six months, Bollywood actor Aditya Pancholi is in trouble for allegedly punching and assaulting his neighbor, police said here on Friday. This time, Pancholi, 48, has been booked but not arrested yet for attacking his 55yearold neighbour and educationist Bhargav Patel Thursday, an...
  • Suraj Pancholi's judicial custody extended till July 11 June 27, 2013

    Mumbai: A Mumbai court Thursday extended the judicial custody of Sooraj Pancholi, charged with abetting the suicide of Bollywood actress Nafisa alias Jiah Khan, till July 11. Pancholi, 22, son of actor couple Aditya Pancholi and Zarina Wahab, was produced before the Andheir magistrate after the expiry of his judicial custody...