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  • I can never replace Irrfan Khan: Jackky Bhagnani 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Actor Jackky Bhagnani stepped into Irffan Khan's shoes for 'Welcome To Karachi' after the latter walked out of the film due to his other commitments. But the younger actor does not feel he can ever "replace" a "supreme actor" like Irrfan. "I feel Irrfan sir is a supreme actor. I...
  • Watch: Arshad Warsi and Jackky Bhagnani play 'desi' dumb and dumber in 'Welcome To Karachi' 4 days ago

    Mumbai: The team of 'Welcome To Karachi', including actor Arshad Warsi, unveiled the trailer of the upcoming Hindi movie here on Monday. "This is a very different film," Arshad said. "Every film has it's own space, and the humour is absolutely funny. It's not political, it's fun... I had a great time...
  • Watch: PM Modi receives ceremonial welcome by at Les Invalides in Paris 1 week ago

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi received a ceremonial welcome by the French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius at Les Invalides in Paris. Modi will meet French President Francois Hollande and the two are expected to sign major civil nuclear energy, trade and defence agreements. ...
  • Ahead of Obama's visit, police recovers 1,020 live cartridges from metro station in Delhi January 18, 2015

    New Delhi: Ahead of US President Barack Obama's visit to Delhi and Republic day celebrations, the special cell of Delhi police has recovered 1,020 live cartridges of mainly 9mm and 7.65 mm from Welcome Colony metro station in New Delhi on Sunday. According to sources the police has arrested 3...
  • John Abraham denies animosity with 'good friend' Akshay Kumar January 13, 2015

    Mumbai: Actor John Abraham has replaced Akshay Kumar in 'Welcome Back' and 'Hera Pheri 3'. But he says this has not had any effect on their camaraderie. Asked about it, John said: "When I signed 'Welcome Back', I called up Akshay and I gave him the news first. He was very...
  • No plans for the New Year, will be shooting for 'Welcome Back': John Abraham December 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Actor-producer John Abraham, who got married in January this year, says he would be working on this New Year's eve. The 41-year-old star said he will be shooting for his upcoming movie 'Welcome Back' this new year. "I don't have any plans for the New Year as I will...
  • 'Welcome Back' first look: Anil Kapoor, John Abraham, Nana Patekar form the wedding party November 23, 2014

    Anees Bazmee's sequel to his 2007 film 'Welcome' looks like a perfect concoction for a laugh riot. Titled 'Welcome Back', the film stars Anil Kapoor, Nana Patekar, Paresh Rawal and John Abraham, who has replaced Akshay Kumar in the sequel. Shruti Haasan, Dimple Kapadia, Shiney Ahuja and Naseeruddin Shah. ...
  • Surveen Chawla to perform a special number in 'Welcome Back'? November 18, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Anees Bazmee, who is working on his next venture 'Welcome Back', has reportedly roped in actress Surveen Chawla to perform a special song in the film. "Surveen Chawla is doing a special number in 'Welcome Back' which was shot recently. It's a nice dance number," said a source close...
  • Uruguay President Jose Mujica welcomes Syrian refugees, guarantees jobs to all October 9, 2014

    Montevideo (Uruguay): Uruguay's government has received the first group of Syrian refugees to arrive in the South American country. President Jose Mujica on Thursday welcomed 42 refugees seeking shelter from the civil war when they arrived at Montevideo airport. The five families were taken to a new home on the city's outskirts....
  • Over 300 IndoUS organisations join hands to give Modi a historic public reception August 13, 2014

    Washington: More than 300 IndoAmerican organisations from across the US have come together to give Narendra Modi a "historic public reception", when he comes here on his maiden visits as India's Prime Minister in September. The event is also expected to be attended by a number of US lawmakers. Held under the...
  • Anees Bazmee avoids Box Office clash with 'P.K'; to release 'Welcome Back' on a different date June 13, 2014

    Mumbai: Anees Bazmee's 'Welcome Back', which is scheduled for a release Dec 19, will no longer be released that Friday now that Rajkumar Hirani's Aamir Khanstarrer 'P.K.' is releasing on the same date. Bazmee is not interested in creating an unnecessary and unhealthy competition. "My producer Feroz Nadiadwala wants us to stick...
  • Anil Kapoor tempted to focus on '24' season 2; Rishi Kapoor and Jeetendra likely to join the cast March 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Anil Kapoor has several film offers coming his way but is tempted to set the ball rolling for the second season of his game-changing TV series '24'. Confirming his full-throttle plans for the show's season two, Kapoor said: "My entire team is into pre-production. Only my own dates need to...
  • Shiney Ahuja to make a come back with 'Welcome Back' March 8, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Shiney Ahuja, who faded into obscurity after he was accused of rape by his former domestic help, will now be seen in Anees Bazmi's 'Welcome Back'. Confirming the news, Shiney told IANS: "Yes, I am a part of 'Welcome Back'. I got a call from Anees sir's casting director...
  • 'Welcome-Baazi Mehmaan Nawaazi Ki 2' telecast date pushed to March 10 February 25, 2014

    Mumbai: The launch of second season of reality show 'Welcome - Baazi Mehmaan Nawaazi Ki' has been pushed forward as its host not yet to finalised. The show was slated to go on air March 3. Now it is said that it will go live March 10. However nothing is confirmed,...
  • Giant pandas get a celebrity welcome in Belgium February 24, 2014

    Two giant pandas arrived in Belgium on a 15-year loan on Sunday, and they got the kind of welcome usually reserved for visiting dignitaries or celebrities. The male and female pair, Xing Hui and Hao Hao, showed no signs of stress from a journey of more than 12 hours as their...
  • Mallika Sherawat speaks for women's safety January 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Actress Mallika Sherawat feels there is a strong need to address women's safety and security. "Right now as we speak, there's a woman suffering abuse! Every minute we don't do something, effects the life of a woman!" Mallika tweeted Sunday. Mallika, who has featured in movies like 'Murder' and...
  • Sportspersons are my fitness role models: John Abraham November 11, 2013

    Mumbai: Actorproducer John Abraham says sportspersons across the world are his role models as far as fitness is concerned. "Most sportspersons around the world are my fitness role models. If you are specifically asking about India, I think cricketers and football players...they are super fit people," John told reporters at a...
  • Telugu actor Brahmanandam to star in 'Welcome Back' November 8, 2013

    Chennai: Fourteen years after he played a cameo in Amitabh Bachchanstarrer 'Suryavansham', ace Telugu actorcomedian Brahmanandam will be seen in upcoming Hindi comedy 'Welcome Back', a sequel to the 2007 hit 'Welcome'. "I signed the film after the director (Anees Bazmee) had approached me with an interesting role. I play a...
  • 'Banana' will bring back old memories to audience: John October 13, 2013

    Mumbai: Actorturnedproducer John Abraham says his forthcoming film 'Banana' will surprise the audience and make them nostalgic. 'Banana' is a sliceoflife film, which traces the journey from adolescence to teenage. "We are excited about Sajid Ali being launched as a director from our banner. Just like people did not expect...
  • I am not doing 'Welcome Back': Amitabh Bachchan October 12, 2013

    Mumbai: Amitabh Bachchan has denied reports that he will join the cast of 'Welcome Back', saying he is not aware of it. "I am not doing the film. I don't know nobody has approached me for this," he told reporters Friday. There were also reports that Rekha will be part of 'Welcome...
  • John Abraham has no starry tantrums: Sambhavna Seth October 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Sambhavna Seth, who is just back from shooting an item number with John Abraham for 'Welcome Back', praises him for his humbleness. A sequel to the 2007 hit 'Welcome', Anees Bazmee's 'Welcome Back' also stars Shruti Hassan. "John is one star who is so normal and so down to earth....
  • John Abraham shoots Rs 3 crore song for 'Welcome Back' October 5, 2013

    Mumbai: John Abraham's entry in Anees Bazmee's 'Welcome Back' will not be an ordinary one. The director has spent Rs.3 crore on a song that will introduce the actor in the comedy. It has been shot in a popular suburban studio here. "Anees bhai wanted to do something special with the song....
  • Kristen Stewart got paid $500,000 for a 15 minute chat September 12, 2013

    Los Angeles: Producer Harvey Weinstein has revealed that he persuaded 'Twilight' star Kristen Stewart to have a chat with an unnamed prince in exchange for sizable donation. Weinstein said that Stewart made a donation of USD 500,000 to charity by chatting with a prince for 15 minutes, reported Aceshowbiz. The unnamed prince...
  • Big B, Rekha may work together in 'Welcome Back' September 1, 2013

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan and actress Rekha are likely to come together for Anees Bazmee's upcoming comedy film 'Welcome Back'. Producer Firoz Nadiadwala and director Anees Bazmee are reportedly in talks with Bachchan and Rekha for the sequel of their 2007 hit 'Welcome'. Big B has already been approached to play the...
  • Amitabh Bachchan, Firoz Nadiadwala to meet for 'Welcome Back' August 30, 2013

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says he will meet producer Firoz A. Nadiadwala next week to discuss a role in upcoming movie 'Welcome Back'. 'Welcome Back' is a sequel to 2007 movie "Welcome" and there is speculation that Nadiadwala is eager to rope in Amitabh for the role played by Feroz Khan...
  • John won't step into Akshay's role in 'Welcome Back': Anees Bazmee August 27, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor John Abraham, who is stepping into the shoes of Akshay Kumar, for the sequel of 'Welcome' says that the 'Khiladi' was happy that he is taking the franchise forward. The makers of 'Welcome Back' have cast John Abraham and Shruti Hassan as the new additions while Nana Patekar...
  • Big B to play Feroz Khan's role in 'Welcome Back'? August 27, 2013

    Mumbai: The makers of 'Welcome Back' have approached megastar Amitabh Bachchan to take ahead the role essayed by late Bollywood actor Feroz Khan, in the 2007 hit comedy. The veteran had played a powerful underworld don named RDX in the entertainer starring Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif. "We have not locked Mr...