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  • Virat Kohli's 'love' Anushka Sharma turns bride for a commercial 14 hours 31 minutes ago

    New Delhi: 'Band Baaja Baaraat' actress Anushka Sharma, who was spotted at the India-Australia cricket match in Sydney on Thursday, had decked up as a bride before she left -- this, for a wedding-themed advertisement for beverage brand 7UP! Anushka, who endorses the brand, shot for the ad under the direction...
  • Have been misquoted many times when it comes to Priyanka Chopra, it hasn't changed our equation: Kangana Ranaut 14 hours 39 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Kangana Ranaut and Priyanka Chopra were pitted against each other at the 62nd National Film Awards but the 'Queen' star, who was declared the best actress, today said they have no professional rivalry. Kangana, 28, won her second national award for the Vikas Bahl-directed film. "It's been...
  • 'Tanu Weds Manu Returns': The first day of the shoot was freaky, says R Madhavan 15 hours 20 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The makers and the stars of the upcoming sequel of the 2011 film 'Tanu weds Manu' flew down to New Delhi to launch the motion poster of the much-awaited 'Tanu Weds Manu Returns'. The lead actor R Madhavan, who plays the shy and tamed Manu, while interacting with...
  • Shraddha Kapoor: Every actor wants to get a National Award for one of his films in a lifetime Yesterday

    Mumbai: Shraddha Kapoor, the lead actress of 'Haider', feels proud that the film has bagged five National Film Awards -- and even she hopes to get one some day. "It will be nice to get a National Award. Every actor wants to get a National Award for one of his or...
  • After 'Queen' I look up to myself: Kangana Ranaut 2 days ago

    In an interaction with CNN-IBN, Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut talks about National Film awards, Queen and her career in the Hindi film industry. ...
  • Winning National Film Awards in five categories a big achievement: Vishal Bhardwaj 2 days ago

    Bollywood director Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Haider' won five awards at the 62nd National Film Awards. The director said, "We couldn't believe we got five awards. It's a big achievement. I didn't get awards in the popular category. I don't respect those Bollywood awards and only respect the national award." ...
  • 'Chotushkone' is one of my well crafted films, quite proud of it: Srijit Mukherji on his National Award win 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Having bagged three prestigious awards for his film 'Chotushkone', director Srijit Mukherji said the film was difficult to make but he is quite proud of it. "I knew the film was sent to the jury but the news of winning the Best Director award came out of the...
  • I hate losing but can take a backseat for Kangana Ranaut: Priyanka Chopra on National-award snub 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Actress Priyanka Chopra on Tuesday congratulated her 'Fashion' co-star Kangana Ranaut for winning the best actress honour at the 62nd National Film Awards but said she hated being on the losing side. The former Miss World, who is currently shooting in LA for her maiden American show, said was pitted...
  • 62nd National Film Awards: 'Haider' shines in healthy mix of Hindi, regional cinema 2 days ago

    New Delhi: The jury of the 62nd National Film Awards on Tuesday announced a balanced list of winners from the Hindi and regional movie worlds, with Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Haider' taking away a bouquet of five awards. Talents from Tamil and Bengali movies have been rightfully lauded too. 'Haider' - a modern-day...
  • Dhanush 'proud' of winning two National Awards for his production 'Kaaka Muttai' 2 days ago

    Chennai: Tamil superstar Dhanush is proud that his production venture 'Kaaka Muttai' has won best child artist and children movie award at the 62nd National Film Awards. The film's leading child artists -- J Vignesh and Ramesh -- bagged the honour for their poignant portrayal of inseparable siblings living in a...
  • Mamata Banerjee takes to Twitter to congratulate the 62nd National Film Award winners 2 days ago

    Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday congratulated the 62nd National Film Award winners from her state and other parts of India. "Congratulations to all the winners of 62nd #NationalFilmAwards. So many talented artistes across India and Bengal. Congratulations to all," Banerjee tweeted. The Best Direction award went to Bengali...
  • Muthukumar dedicates National Award to 'Saivam' team 2 days ago

    Chennai: Lyricist Na Muthukumar on Tuesday said he would like to dedicate the best lyricist National Award for the Tamil song 'Azhage' to the team of 'Saivam'. This was his second award in a row. Last year, he pocked an award for his work in Tamil drama "Thangameengal". "I'm very happy. The...
  • 'Mary Kom' Priyanka congratulates king of 'Queen' Vikas Bahl 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Joyous over the victory of her own film 'Mary Kom' at the 62nd National Film Awards, actress Priyanka Chopra has reached out to other winners like Vikas Bahl of 'Queen' and Vishal Bhardwaj of 'Haider' to congratulate them. "Yay! Kabhi Kisi ko itna Bhi mat Darao ki darr hi khatm...
  • We have got more than what we expected: Vishal Bhardwaj on National Awards 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj is overwhelmed that his film 'Haider', which completed his Shakespearean trilogy, was named for the National Awards on Tuesday. He says the honours have exceeded the team's expectations. "We have got more than what we expected. We have got five awards and I am overwhelmed," Bhardwaj told...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob 3 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: SC axes Section 66A of IT Act, calls it unconstitutional 3 days ago

    Section 66A of the Information Technology Act has been struck down by the Supreme Court for being "unconstitutional and untenable". The apex court delivered the landmark judgement on Tuesday on a petition filed by Shreya Singhal, who sought amendment in Section 66A of the IT Act. ...
  • 'Queen' bags National Award for best Hindi film 3 days ago

    New Delhi: 'Queen', the story of a girl's self-discovery, was cited as the best Hindi film at the 62nd National Film Awards announced here on Tuesday. The film narrates a story of an inspirational girl-next-door who embarks on her honeymoon alone after her prospective husband backs off. Actress Kangana Ranaut, who...
  • Winning National Award biggest high: 'Mary Kom' director Omung Kumar 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Sitting miles away in Kuala Lumpur, Omung Kumar sprang with surprise and excitement upon hearing that his debut directorial venture 'Mary Kom', a film on the life of boxing champion M.C. Mary Kom, had won a National Film Award on Tuesday. He says it's the "biggest high" for...
  • 'Court' gets feature film National Award, director 'hugely surprised' 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Chaitanya Tamhane, whose film 'Court' was on Tuesday named the National Film Award winner in the best feature film category, was surprised at the news. "I didn't know National Award was getting announced today. It came as a big surprise for me and my entire team," Tamhane told IANS. "Our...
  • Kangana Ranaut: Could relate to Rani from 'Queen' as that's how I was when I came to Mumbai to realise my dreams 3 days ago

    New Delhi: It was not just another promotional event for just another Bollywood film. It was a celebration for the return of Tanu and Manu who married, after much ado, in the year 2011 in 'Tanu weds Manu' starring Kangana Ranaut and R. Madhavan. The stage decorated as if at...
  • Sukhwinder Singh wins National Award for 'Bismil', says song deserved it 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Singer Sukhwinder Singh was on Tuesday named for the National Film Award for best playback singing for the song 'Bismil' from 'Haider'. He's happy as he feels the track truly deserved the honour. "It's an amazing feeling. Vishal Bhardwaj is a fabulous person and a good musician. 'Bismil' deserves this...
  • 62nd National Film Awards: Complete list of winners 3 days ago

    We get you the complete list of winners Feature Films Best Hindi Film: Queen Best Assamese Film: Othello Best Bengali Film: Nirbashito Best Kannada Film: Harivu Best Konkani Film: Nachom - IA Kumpasar Best Malayalam Film: Ain Best Marathi Film: Killa Best Odiya Film: Aadim Vichar Best Punjabi Film: Punjab 1984 Best Tamil Film:...
  • Bookmark, save, listen: The award winning soundtrack of Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Haider' 3 days ago

    Vishal Bhardwaj's poignant film 'Haider' may have missed out awards in direction, acting and screenplay category at the just announced '62nd National Film Awards' but the film won major awards in music department. The film's composer (and director) Vishal Bhardwaj won Best Music and Sukhwinder Singh was awarded Best Playback...
  • 62nd National Film Awards: Live tweets 3 days ago

    Winners of the prestigious 62nd National Film Awards will be revealed shortly by the Directorate of Film Festivals. As media reports suggest, Aamir Khan, Shahid Kapoor, Kangana Ranaut, Priyanka Chopra and Mammootty are the celebrities competing for Best Actor and Best Actress categories respectively. As far as regional films are...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob 4 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: VK Singh, Kashmiri separatist leaders attend Pakistan National Day celebrations 4 days ago

    Minister of State for External Affairs Minister VK Singh on Monday attended Pakistan National Day reception at the High Commission in New Delhi amidst the controversy sparked by Pakistani envoy Abdul Basit's comments that India was not against his interactions with Kashmiri separatist leaders. ...
  • Shashi Kapoor chosen for the prestigious Dada Saheb Phalke Award 4 days ago

    Yesteryear's heart-throb Shashi Kapoor will be conferred the prestigious Dada Saheb Phalke award for his contribution to Indian cinema. The veteran actor, who celebrated his 77th birthday recently, was wished 'long life' by several actors including Rishi Kapoor and Shabana Azmi. Shashi Kapoor, who started his career as a child artist...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards 2015: Nominees for Best Male Debut 4 days ago

    There have been several discussions and heated debates about the most deserving films in 2014. The past year saw an interesting blend of films that won commercial success and critical acclaim. So while the big films got bigger, several offbeat projects also found several takers. In the second edition of...
  • Activist Rajendra Singh wins Stockholm Water Prize 2015 6 days ago

    Stockholm: Rajendra Singh, an eminent environment activist, has been conferred the prestigious Stockholm Water Prize this year for his innovative water restoration efforts and extraordinary courage to empower communities in Indian villages. Singh, who is widely popular as the 'Water Man', was named the 2015 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate for improving...
  • Elisabeth Moss aims for it all in Broadway's 'The Heidi Chronicles' 6 days ago

    New York:After years playing the ambitious copywriter Peggy Olson in the acclaimed TV show "Mad Men," Elisabeth Moss has traded the small screen for the Broadway stage in the Pulitzer Prize and Tony award-winning drama "The Heidi Chronicles." The feminist play, which opened on Thursday night at the Music Box Theatre,...