A Star

  • Maruti recalls 1,492 units of Ertiga, Swift, Dzire, A-Star November 27, 2013

    New Delhi: The country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India today said it will recall 1,492 units of Ertiga, Swift, Dzire and A-Star models produced in October this year to rectify a possible problem with steering column. The company said it will inspect the steering column for...
  • Maruti Suzuki recalls 1,492 units of Ertiga, Swift, Dzire, A-Star November 27, 2013

    The country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India on Wednesday that it will recall 1,492 units of Ertiga, Swift, Dzire and A-Star models produced in October this year to rectify a possible problem with steering column. The company said it will inspect the steering column for 1,492 vehicles - Ertiga: 306 units,...
  • Maruti Suzuki India total sales fall 8 pc in Feb 2013 March 1, 2013

    New Delhi: The country's largest car maker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) today reported 7.89 per cent decline in its total sales at 1,09,567 units in February 2013. The company had sold 1,18,949 units in the corresponding month last year, MSI said in a statement. In February this year, MSI had recorded...
  • Maruti cuts petrol car production due to low sales June 6, 2012

    New Delhi: The country's largest car maker Maruti Suzuki India has cut production of some petrol models, including the best selling Alto, as sales of such cars have declined due to high fuel costs. "Petrol car sales are very low in these days as the market...
  • Maruti Suzuki sales up 3 per cent in March April 2, 2012

    New Delhi: The country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India on Monday reported highest ever monthly sales in March at 1,25,952 units, 3.28 per cent jump from 1,21,952 units in the same month last year. For the entire 2011-12 financial year however, the company's sales declined by 10.80 per cent to 11,33,695...
  • 'Sucker Punch' voted worst movie of 2011 November 26, 2011

    London: The Girl power action film 'Sucker Punch' has been voted as the worst film of 2011 in an online poll conducted by movie website Fandango.com. Dailystar.co.uk reports that the film directed by Zach Snyder beat 'Bucky Larson: Born to be a Star' and 'Cowboys and Aliens' to top the Thanksgiving...
  • I'm not a star: Pierce Brosnan April 12, 2010

    Bond star Pierce Brosnan doesn't want to think too highly of himself because he feels it will limit his options as an actor. "I'm not a Hollywood star, someday maybe, it's a work in progress. I play leads and I have had some success here and there. But I want to...
  • Maruti to recall A-Star for faulty fuel pump February 23, 2010

    New Delhi: It seems to be a season of recalls for the automobile industry with Maruti Suzuki now deciding to call back some 100,000 A-Star cars from the Indian market for a faulty fuel pump. "In November 2009, we came across an anomaly reported in the fuel tank in some of...
  • Aladin is simple yet cute, says Big B October 13, 2009

    Rajeev Masand: Amitabh Bachchan, welcome to the show. Amitabh Bachchan: Thank you so much Rajeev. Rajeev Masand: Mr Bachchan, can you describe your reaction when the director of Aladin Sujoy Ghose approached you to be a part of this film? Amitabh Bachchan: Actually, I'll have to a little further back when Sujoy had...
  • Roja was my benchmark, says A R Rahman September 27, 2009

    A meeting between two musical geniuses was in the making but fate cancelled it. Composer A R Rahman, two days before he won two Oscars for Slumdog Millionaire, had received an e-mail invitation from late pop singer Michael Jackson to discuss projects. Rahman talks about Jackson, spirituality and the film...
  • Priyanka, Harman spill the beans on What's Your Raashee? September 20, 2009

    Filmmaker Ashutosh Gowariker's What's Your Raashee? starring Priyanka Chopra and Harman Baweja is going to hit the big screen soon. There is a lot of buzz going on about Priyanka's 12 characters and the film's unique storyline. CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand caught up with the trio in an exclusive...
  • I don't watch Katrina's films: Salman Khan August 27, 2009

    Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has been a part of the Indian film industry for more than 20 years. Controversy’s favourite child, the actor will soon be seen in his new film Wanted. In an interview with CNN-IBN's Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand, Salman gets candid about Katrina, marriage and ex-girlfriends. Rajeev Masand:...
  • To Catch a Star: Priyanka on her best role August 9, 2009

    She shot into limelight with the Ms World crown and hasn’t looked back since. Her journey into Bollywood was equally stupendous and with films like Aitraaz, Fashion earning her much accolade and critical acclaim. The very versatile Priyanka Chopra is going to be seen a lot more this year with...
  • To catch a star: Actors can't be pals, says Deepika July 13, 2009

    Rajeev Masand:Hello and welcome to our special show To Catch A Star. My guest today is a stunning young lady who made a big impression in her very first film. And since then she has stayed firmly in the public consciouness for the exciting...
  • Kambakkht Ishq is not vulgar or offensive: Akshay January 7, 2014

    After two flops Chandni Chowk To China and 8X10 Tasveer actor Akshay Kumar is back on the silver screen with Kambakkht Ishq, which is going strong at the Box Office. In an interview with CNN-IBN's Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand, the actor talks about his new film, the critical reviews and...
  • Overdrive: Hyundai i10 takes on Suzuki A-star February 2, 2009

    On Overdrive this week, Hyundai's i10 takes on the new Suzuki A-star, and take a look at the new Suzuki GS150. ...
  • Maruti bets big on its new baby A-Star November 19, 2008

    New Delhi: Maruti Suzuki, India's largest car maker is betting big on its new offering, A star. It is in competition to Hyundai's i-10 and the carmaker hopes it will buck the trend of flagging sales. In the last few months, Maruti's small car sales haven’t been good. In...
  • Interview: Chitrangada on Jodhaa dreams October 27, 2008

    Rajeev Masand: My guest today is a wonderful actress who made such a lasting impression with her two films that both filmmakers and audiences were heartbroken when she left soon after. Four years on, she is back and this time, presumably, for the long haul. Determined to continue making movies...
  • Today's films lack passion: Sriram Raghavan October 19, 2008

    Rajeev Masand: Welcome to the special show To Catch A Star whose theme this season is Rising Talent. My guest today is an inspired filmmaker who has made a reputation for himself with just two films. Thrillers and crime drama excite him and he isn't afraid of going into...
  • Kissing in Hindi films is mechanical: Shahana October 5, 2008

    Rajeev Masand: My guest today is a young actress who recently made a big impression in Rock On. She has been in some interesting films previously, but none that got her the kind of attention that this one did. Since then she has played the lead in another film and...
  • I love bad-guy Khurana of Khosla Ka Ghosla: director November 25, 2008

    Delhi boy Dibakar Banerjee knew the story he wanted to tell when he directed Khosla Ka Ghosla: the story of a ‘typical’ middle-class family in Delhi. He did well: The film about a middle-class family family’s fight to get their land back from a greedy and powerful property dealer was...
  • Goody on volatile beau | Minogue wants to turn gay September 9, 2008

    Cancer-struck Jade Goody has shared a dark secret about her incarcerated beau Jack Tweed in her autobiography Catch A Falling Star. ...
  • I would have loved to be the fifth Beatle: Farhan September 7, 2008

    The theme of this season of To Catch a Star is Rising Talents. The show brings bright young actors, filmmakers, and technicians who stand out from the crowd by virtue of the sheer promise they exude. This season the show is dedicated to find out what makes this new genre...
  • Maruti to launch concept car A-Star in Oct | Exclusive pics September 4, 2008

    New Delhi: Maruti Suzuki India Ltd, plans to launch A-star model in the local market as scheduled in October and start exports from December or January, a senior company official said on Thursday. Initially, the car will be exported to Europe, Managing Director Shinzo Nakanishi told reporters on the sidelines...
  • To Catch a Star: Ranbir Kapoor, the prodigious son September 1, 2008

    The theme of this season of To Catch a Star is Rising Talents. It is an interesting time for Indian cinema. The new order is steadily replacing the old. Every other week, bright new actors, filmmakers, and technicians stand out from the crowd and show promise. On this show,...
  • Season Finale: The best of To Catch A Star April 6, 2008

    CNN-IBN puts the hottest Bollywood stars on the hot seat every week. This week catch a glimpse of the best of Catch a Star. ...
  • To Catch a Star: Shankar, Ehsaan, Loy on music, masti March 31, 2008

    Bollywood’s most popular composers are the guys who made Hindi film music less filmy and more fun. Popularly hailed as the Amar-Akbar-Anthony of Hindi film music, Shankar, Ehsaan and Loy have given some of the most famous songs in recent years. CNN-IBN’s Rajeev Masand gets talking to the trio. Rajeev Masand: Guys,...
  • To Catch a Star: Shaan, meet Saif's singing soul March 16, 2008

    He is one of the finest male voices in the Indian film and music industry – a voice so youthful you will be fooled into believing it belongs to a teenager if you didn’t know better. He has given us some of the most memorable romantic ballads recently and has...
  • Atif Aslam can't sing: Sunidhi Chauhan March 9, 2008

    She is a powerhouse of talent. A singer with a voice so versatile that she’s sung for everyone from Kareena Kapoor to Rekha. Injecting energy and spirit into her music, she turns even ordinary songs into chartbusters. She made her first big splash with song Ruki Ruki Si Zindagi from...
  • Sneak Peek: Akshay Kumar on To Catch A Star February 27, 2008

    Watch Khiladi Kumar sing, joke and even fight his way to his fans' hearts. ...