Tejas

  • Why the Dassault Rafale will be purchased by the Indian Air Force

    Geek At Large |  Saurav Jha
    In 2011, the IAF managed to get the government to revise its sanctioned combat squadron strength upwards to 42 from the previous 39.5. This decision...

  • Hansika to start shooting for 'Durga' on February 24 08-02-2014 04:25 PM

    Hyderabad: Three Telugu films featuring three big stars Ram Charan Teja, Daggubati Venkatesh and Akkineni Naga Chaitanya, respectively, were launched here Thursday. Two of these films even canned a few shots. The Ram Charan Teja-starrer, being directed by Krishna Vamsi and produced by Bandla Ganesh, is yet to be titled....
  • Republic Day parade 2014 – A curtain raiser 26-01-2014 09:46 AM

    The recently acquired state-of-the-art Defence platforms, the military prowess, the country's rich and unique cultural diversities and the nation's achievements in diverse fields will come alive at the historic Rajpath when the country celebrates its 65th Republic Day tomorrow. The highlights of this year's Parade will be the display of...
  • 4 persons killed as under-construction house collapses in Beawar 22-01-2014 12:48 PM

    Four persons, including three labourers, were killed and three others got injured when a portion of an under-construction house collapsed at Beawar in Ajmer district, the police said on Wednesday. The mishap occurred when under-construction portion of a renovated building suddenly came down on Tuesday in Teja Chowk area, they...
  • Kamalinee can essay any role with ease: Krishna Vamsi 21-01-2014 05:09 PM

    Chennai: Kamalinee Mukherjee, who has had back-to-back flops in Telugu filmdom in the last two years, will be next seen in Krishna Vamsi's upcoming yet-untitled Telugu film. The director says that the actress is a perfect amalgamation of experience, beauty and confidence. She is paired in the film opposite Meka...
  • 'Yevadu' posters lands Ram Charan in a legal trouble 16-01-2014 03:54 PM

    Kurnool: Actor Ram Charan Teja, son of actor-turned-politician Chiranjeevi, and nine others associated with the recently released Telugu film 'Yevadu' have been booked for allegedly promoting obscenity in the film's posters here. K. Nagendra Prasad, a businessman, in his complaint stated that the posters of 'Yevadu' were obscene and, therefore,...
  • Stars and upcoming talent to rule southern cinema in 2014 31-12-2013 04:46 PM

    Chennai: Along with an interesting line up of films featuring superstars such as Rajinikanth's 'Kochadaiiyaan', Kamal Haasan's 'Vishwaroopam 2' and Mahesh Babu's '1: Nenokkadine' for next year, works of a new breed of actors and filmmakers will also rule the roost in the New Year. In Tamil filmdom, 2013 was...
  • India rolls out its first indigenous Light Combat Aircraft Tejas 20-12-2013 10:03 AM

    Bangalore: India has rolled out its first indigenous Light Combat Aircraft Tejas in Bangalore on Friday. Defence Minister AK Antony, MoS Defence Jitendra Singh and Air Force chief NAK Browne attended the event. The launch comes after the ambitious project started nearly 20 years ago. The first batch of the...
  • HAL Tejas Light Combat Aircraft joins the Indian Air force

    Geek At Large |  Saurav Jha
    Alright folks, the Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) Tejas Mk-I is all set to achieve Initial Operational Clearance-2 on December 20. Forget the critics, this combat...

  • IAF set to fly indigenous fighter Tejas after initial operational clearance 19-12-2013 01:37 PM

    World's lightest and India developed supersonic fighter Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas is battle-ready for testing by its air force pilots three decades after it was conceived, designed and developed with cost overruns and inordinate delays. "The home-grown aircraft is ready for flight tests by Indian Air Force (IAF) pilots...
  • Teja begins hunt for actors for his next 25-11-2013 05:21 PM

    Chennai: Known for introducing several newcomers through his films, filmmaker Dharma Teja is currently busy searching for fresh faces for his yet-untitled Telugu project, which will go on floors in December. "This time I have opened the doors for as many aspiring actors to come forward and participate in the...
  • Tamil actress Tamannah Bhatia cashing in on her desi image? 21-10-2013 04:34 PM

    Mumbai: After Sajid Khan's 'Himmatwala', it seems that actress Tamannah Bhatia wants to cash in on her 'desi' image. The southern beauty has been appointed the brand ambassador for sari brand Joh Rivaaj. The actress did a photo shoot Sunday for the brand. "It's nice to be associated with a...
  • 'Yevadu' to release during Diwali or Christmas: Dil Raju 01-10-2013 10:46 AM

    Hyderabad: Producer Dil Raju Monday confirmed that his upcoming Telugu action-thriller 'Yevadu' starring Ram Charan Teja will finally release during Diwali or Christmas this year. The film's release has been stalled for over two months now. 'Yevadu' was originally slated to release July 31, but was later postponed due to...
  • Tamannah, Ravi Teja to work together in a Telugu film? 27-09-2013 02:24 PM

    Chennai: If all goes as planned, Tamannah Bhatia will act with Ravi Teja in his upcoming but yet untitled Telugu film to be helmed by Veerabhadram. "Her name has come up since the two (Ravi and Tamannah) have not worked together. The makers thought that the audience can look forward...
  • Zanjeer: What's the significance of such a title? 08-09-2013 03:50 PM

    New Delhi: When Apoorva Lakhia decided of remaking 1973's classic 'Zanjeer', he must have thought of creating a fitting scenario for the hugely popular story. Unfortunately, when his ideas were transformed on the celluloid, they turned out to be unconvincing, in fact they looked funny. Ram Charan replaced Big B,...
  • 'Zanjeer' Tweet Review: First day, first show 06-09-2013 10:04 AM

    New Delhi: Forty years ago Prakash Mehra made Amitabh Bachchan an overnight star with his film 'Zanjeer' and gave the then less known actor Amitabh much recognition in Bollywood and amongst the fans. Now, director Apoorva Lakhia seems to be pulling the same strings for Bollywood newcomer Ram Charan who...
  • Will Ram Charan Teja's 'Zanjeer' have a smooth release in Andhra Pradesh? 06-09-2013 12:14 AM

    Hyderabad: Theatre owners here are chary about releasing Ram Charan Teja-starrer 'Zanjeer' and its Telugu version 'Thoofan' on Friday despite an order by Andhra Pradesh High Court directing police to provide security for the smooth release and screening of the movies. Ram Charan is the son of Union Tourism Minister...
  • Zanjeer: Are Amitabh's shoes too big for Ram Charan? 05-09-2013 03:25 PM

    New Delhi: A remake of the 1973 eponymous film, Apoorva Lakhia's 'Zanjeer' marks the Bollywood debut of popular southern star Ram Charan Teja, who steps into a role originally essayed by megastar Amitabh Bachchan. He shares screen space with Priyanka Chopra, Prakash Raj and Sanjay Dutt. Apoorva Lakhia says his...
  • Provide security to theatres screening 'Zanjeer': HC tells AP Police 05-09-2013 01:22 PM

    Hyderabad: The Andhra Pradesh High Court Thursday directed the police to provide security for the smooth release and screening of Hindi film 'Zanjeer' and its Telugu version 'Toofan' starring actor Ram Charan Teja, son of Union Tourism Minister K. Chiranjeevi. The court asked the director general of police to provide...
  • Watch: Priyanka Chopra, Ram Charan Teja shake a leg at CNN-IBN studio 05-09-2013 11:59 AM

    The new age 'Zanjeer' jodi Priyanka Chopra and Ram Charan Teja came on the sets of 'Comedy Nights with Kapil' to promote their film. ...
  • Sukhbir Singh Badal re-elected as Akali Dal president 03-09-2013 04:58 PM

    Sukhbir Singh Badal was on Tuesday re-elected as the president of the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal. Sukhbir, 51, who is Punjab's deputy chief minister, was unanimously re-elected by 445 delegates of the Akali Dal who had assembled in Amritsar at the Teja Singh Samundri hall at the Golden Temple complex...
  • Priyanka Chopra: I am very private which I think is my right 27-08-2013 04:11 PM

    Mumbai: Celebrities are no stranger to controversies, and Priyanka Chopra knows this. Having tasted her share of link-up rumours in the Hindi film industry, the actress admits that controversies do affect her family. The former Miss World, who has been in Bollywood for a decade, has been caught up in...
  • Priyanka Chopra: Not every girl child is as lucky as me 21-08-2013 01:04 PM

    New Delhi: From Bareilly to Boston to Bollywood - Priyanka Chopra's success story is testimony to how, if small town girls from middle-class families are given the freedom to choose their life's course, they can do wonders. A positive change in people's attitude towards the girl child is something that...
  • Zanjeer: Why the director preferred to dub in Bangkok? 10-08-2013 02:14 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Apoorva Lakhia, whose remake of the 1973 film 'Zanjeer' is being readied for release, had to travel this week to Bangkok for Prakash Raj's dubbing. Prakash is busy shooting there for writers-turned-directorial-duo Sajid-Farhad's "It's Entertainment". A source from Bangkok said: "We were surprised to see Apoorva Lakhia at...
  • First song of Priyanka Chopra's 'Zanjeer' is out 02-08-2013 02:08 PM

    The first song from the remake of the 1973 blockbuster 'Zanjeer' is out and it's called 'Mumbai Ka hero'. The song features Ram Charan Teja and Priyanka Chopra who don police uniforms. ...
  • 'Zanjeer' team plans to visit Sanjay Dutt in prison 22-07-2013 05:52 PM

    Mumbai: South actor Ram Charan Teja and director Apoorva Lakhia of the new 'Zanjeer' are planning to seek permission to meet Sanjay Dutt in prison. Dutt, who is currently in Yervada jail serving his sentence in connection with the 1993 Mumbai blasts, has played the iconic Sher Khan in the...
  • Will 'Yevadu' turn out to be another 'Magadheera' for Ram Charan? 18-07-2013 01:02 PM

    Chennai: The makers of Ram Charan Teja-starrer 'Yevadu' have confirmed that the film will hit the screens July 31, exactly four years after the actor's 'Magadheera' was released and went on to become a blockbuster. "The film was earlier set to be released on July 25, but it has been...
  • Ram Charan gets a new admirer in Salman Khan 10-07-2013 01:30 PM

    Hyderabad: Bollywood superstar Salman Khan, who is shooting for 'Mental' here, paid a visit to the sets of upcoming Telugu action-drama 'Yevadu' here. He bonded with the film's lead actor Ram Charan Teja and even appreciated some of his dance moves. Salman visited the sets Tuesday. "Salman and Charan spent...
  • Zanjeer: Can Ram Charan fill the shoes of Amitabh? 06-07-2013 02:43 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Apoorva Lakhia says his new movie 'Zanjeer', a remake of the eponymous 1973 production, is different from the original and has more commercial elements. "I'm very happy with the way the film has shaped up. This project is very close to my heart and it's different from the...
  • Ram Charan is an outstanding talent, says Ranveer Singh 26-06-2013 05:04 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Ranveer Singh has denied being a part of the Hindi remake of Ram Charan Teja-starrer Telugu movie 'Magadheera'. Asked if he is part of the remake, Ranveer said, "It's not true, not right now." "I have seen 'Magadheera' and I was absolutely blown away by it. I think...