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  • There were no disputes between Gulzar bhai and Pancham: Asha Bhosle 16-04-2014 10:38 AM

    Mumbai: From the time she sang 'Ghar jayegi tar jayegi doliyaan chadh jayegi' for Gulzar in 'Khushboo', Asha Bhosle has shared a very special rapport with her Gulzar bhai who has been named for the coveted Dadasaheb Phalke Award. She feels it has gone to the "very deserving artist". "When...
  • Malaika Arora Khan to walk the ramp for Vikram Phadnis at IIFA awards 15-04-2014 05:18 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Malaika Arora Khan will be walking the ramp for ace designer Vikram Phadnis at the upcoming fashion event at IIFA Awards in Florida. Leading fashion designer Vikram Phadnis, who is also a favourite among leading ladies of Bollywood, has been roped in to design an exclusive collection for...
  • Jennifer Lopez, Laverne Cox win Glaad Media Awards 14-04-2014 02:02 PM

    Los Angeles: Jennifer Lopez has added a couple of more trophies to her block. The pop star and "American Idol" judge was honored Saturday night at the 25th annual GLAAD Media Awards with the Vanguard Award, which lauds efforts to increase visibility and understanding of the gay, lesbian, bisexual or...
  • Tony Award-winning actress Phyllis Frelich dies 14-04-2014 10:49 AM

    Phyllis Frelich, a Tony Award-winning deaf actress who starred in the Broadway version of "Children of a Lesser God," has died. She was 70. Frelich, died Thursday at their home in Temple City, Calif., her husband, Robert Steinberg, said. She suffered from a rare degenerative neurological disease called progressive supranuclear...
  • 'Hunger Games' top winner at MTV Movie Awards 14-04-2014 10:27 AM

    Los Angeles: 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire' earned the prize for best film at Sunday night's MTV Movie Awards, besting even top Oscar winner "12 Years a Slave." "Hunger Games" stars also took home some of the night's biggest awards. Jennifer Lawrence won best female performance and Josh Hutcherson was...
  • Rishi Kapoor, Lata Mangeshkar, Zakir Hussain chosen for Deenanath Mangeshkar Award 14-04-2014 10:10 AM

    Mumbai: Zakir Hussain and Pandharinath Kolhapure have been named for this year's Master Deenath Mangeshkar Award for music, actor Rishi Kapoor for theatre and cinema and Anna Hazare for social awareness, renowned singer Lata Mangeshkar announced here Sunday. Theatre personalities Dinesh Pedanekar and Mukta Barve, founders of Anamika and Rasika...
  • Jared Leto, Jonah Hill win early MTV Movie Awards 14-04-2014 09:21 AM

    Reuters: Oscar winner Jared Leto and Jonah Hill, an Oscar nominee, picked up early MTV Movie Awards, voted for by fans rather than the film industry elite. Host and late-night comedian Conan O'Brien kicked off the unbuttoned awards on Sunday by trying to break the record for the most celebrity...
  • Celebrating Gulzar: Top 15 gems from the maestro's repertoire 13-04-2014 03:42 PM

    The world has always been appreciative of the soul-stirring poetry and works of Gulzar, and it was the same when he was named for the coveted Dadasaheb Phalke Award. Within minutes, the net exploded. Several popular film personalities including Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhosle took to Twitter to congratulate Gulzar's for...
  • Remembering Paul Walker: MTV Movie Awards to pay tribute to the late actor 13-04-2014 10:35 AM

    Los Angeles: Late actor Paul Walker will be remembered in a tribute featuring his movie clips at the upcoming 2014 MTV Movie Awards. The award ceremony will take place on Sunday, reports The Los Angeles Times. 'The Fast and Furious' star was killed in a car crash in November 2013....
  • Lyricist-filmmaker Gulzar to be honoured with Dadasaheb Phalke award 12-04-2014 07:23 PM

    Lyricist-filmmaker Gulzar, best known for penning memorable hits like 'Tujhse Naaraaz Nahi' and 'Tere Bina Zindagi Se' besides directing critically acclaimed films like 'Aandhi' and 'Mausam', was on Saturday chosen for the prestigious Dada Saheb Phalke award, the highest official recognition for film personalities in India. The 79-year-old writer, whose...
  • It's a feeling of fulfilment: Gulzar on Dadasaheb Phalke Award 12-04-2014 07:22 PM

    Veteran lyricist and filmmaker Gulzar, who has been chosen for the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Award, feels fulfilled and blessed to be named as the recipient of the highest cinematic honour of the country. Gulzar, best known for penning memorable hits like 'Tujhse Naaraaz Nahi' and 'Tere Bina Zindagi Se' besides...
  • Celebrating Gulzar: A playlist of his best songs 12-04-2014 03:52 PM

    Sampooran Singh Kalra aka Gulzar needs no introduction. The man who has weaved magic with words for almost six decades now, has been chosen for the coveted Dadasaheb Phalke Award for 2013. The multi-faceted Gulzar is a lyricist, director, screen writer, producer and poet. He is the 45th winner of...
  • Lyricist-filmmaker Gulzar chosen for the Dadasaheb Phalke Award, 2013 12-04-2014 02:50 PM

    Delhi: Veteran film lyricist and director Gulzar has been chosen for the Dadasaheb Phalke Award for the year 2013. This is India's highest award in cinema, given annually by the government. Gulzar is an Academy Award-winning lyricist and has also directed critically-acclaimed Hindi films such as, 'Mere Apne', 'Parichay', 'Koshish'...
  • Jeev Milkha Singh in the fray for Asian Tour award 10-04-2014 06:36 PM

    Jakarta The Asian Team heroes of the EurAsia Cup, including Anirban Lahiri of India, will grace the Asian Tour Awards night here on April 22 while compatriot Jeev Milkha Singh is in the running for the Asian Tour's Player of the Decade award. The Asian Tour Awards night will honour...
  • Soha Ali Khan chooses voting over IIFA awards 10-04-2014 05:31 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Soha Ali Khan says she has chosen to skip attending the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend and Awards in Tampa Bay, Florida later this month to be in Mumbai to cast her vote April 24. The IIFA gala is scheduled for April 23-26, and the voting day...
  • Eminem, Rihanna to perform together at MTV Movie Awards 2014 09-04-2014 05:41 PM

    London: Superstar pair Eminem and Rihanna are confirmed to take the stage together at this years MTV Movie Awards. Rihanna and Drake will collaborate on 'The Monster', taken from Slim Shady's album The Marshall Mathers LP2, and they will perform an exciting rendition of the track on Sunday night, reported...
  • Chetnaa Verma wins Glenfiddich 'Emerging Artist of the Year, 2014 Award' 07-04-2014 07:50 PM

    In an exclusive grand-finale held at Gallery Nature Morte, The Oberoi, Gurgaon, Glenfiddich and Bestcollegeart.com announced Chetnaa Verma as the winner of the third edition of "Emerging Artist of the Year, 2014 Award". In a proud moment for the country, Chetnaa Verma emerges as the winner despite a tough competition...
  • Country Music Awards: George Strait, Miranda Lambert, Keith Urban lead the winners 07-04-2014 10:10 AM

    Las Vegas: Country music veteran George Strait and singer Miranda Lambert led the winners at the 49th Academy of Country Music awards, while the genre's biggest names, including Blake Shelton, Lady Antebellum, Eric Church and Keith Urban, sang their hits. Strait, 61, won the night's top prize of Entertainer of...
  • George Strait wins entertainer of the year at ACM awards 07-04-2014 09:32 AM

    George Strait won his second entertainer of the year - 25 years after he won his first - and Miranda Lambert and Keith Urban teamed up to earn top honors Sunday night at a jam-packed Academy of Country Music Awards that had a little something for everyone. Strait's victory was...
  • Denzel Washington wows critics on Broadway in 'A Raisin in the Sun' 06-04-2014 10:52 AM

    Denzel Washington may be best known for his film roles, but the award-winning actor is dazzling theater critics in the Broadway revival of Lorraine Hansberry's acclaimed 1959 play "A Raisin in the Sun." "Heart-stopping," "a Broadway bulls-eye" and "nothing short of revelatory" are just a few of the accolades used...
  • Dhoni wins 2014 Asian award for outstanding achievement in sports 05-04-2014 10:42 AM

    London: On a roll in the ongoing World Twenty20 where his team have entered the final, Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has another reason to smile as he has won the 2014 Asian award for outstanding achievement in sports in London. Dhoni, currently in Bangladesh leading India in the...
  • Sonakshi Sinha makes fun of the Golden Kela Awards by posting a real banana photo on Twitter 01-04-2014 11:36 AM

    Tongue firmly in cheek, Sonakshi Sinha posted a picture of a real banana on her Instagram account soon after her name was announced as the Worst Actress of 2013 at the Annual Golden Kela Awards. In its sixth year, the awards honour the worst of Bollywood and Sonakshi was declared...
  • Kamal Haasan pledges commitment to the country 01-04-2014 11:06 AM

    Chennai: Tamil cinema star Kamal Haasan, who had last year threatened to leave India in the light of controversies surrounding his film 'Vishwaroopam,' today pledged his "commitment" to the country and expressed hope he would not leave it. Hours after arriving here after receiving the prestigious Padma Bhushan award in...
  • One Direction, Ariana Grande win at Kids' Choice Awards 30-03-2014 03:55 PM

    Reuters: The green slime flowed freely at the Kids' Choice Awards on Saturday, where boy band One Direction and actress-singer Ariana Grande took home orange blimps handed out by youth cable channel Nickelodeon. Shot from canons, bursting forth from geysers and babbling in a river across the stage, everything and...
  • Golden Kela Awards: Ajay Devgn, Sonakshi Sinha declared worst actors of 2013 30-03-2014 09:23 AM

    New Delhi: Actors Ajay Devgn and Sonakshi Sinha were announced the worst actors of 2013 at the Golden Kela Awards held here Saturday. Even Aamir Khan won an award for his performance in "Dhoom:3". Now in its sixth year, the Golden Kela Awards honoured the worst in Bollywood at an...
  • CNN-IBN sweeps NT Awards, IBNLive.com best News Channel Website 29-03-2014 11:17 PM

    New Delhi: Network18 has once again swept the News Television Awards by bagging awards in 34 categories. While the network's English news channel CNN-IBN won 11 awards, IBNLive.com, too, won the best News Channel Website award for the third time in a row. CNN-IBN's primetime show India@9 anchored by IBN18...
  • ICC congratulates Afghanistan on winning Laureus award 28-03-2014 10:02 AM

    Dubai: ICC has congratulated the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) on winning the Laureus Sports Award in the 'Spirit of Sport' category. "We have been aware of the inspiring rise of cricket in Afghanistan for some time, however, by receiving this prestigious award it is clear that the wider international sports...
  • Comparison with others is unfair, says modest Vettel 27-03-2014 09:57 AM

    Kuala Lumpur: Denied on five occasions in the past, four-time Formula One world champion Sebastian Vettel was modesty personified after he finally broke the jinx by clinching the 15th Laureus Sportsman of the Year award. "It's a big honour. It's one of the most special trophies I have received," Vettel...
  • Sebastian Vettel, Bayern Munich win top Laureus awards 26-03-2014 08:48 PM

    KUALA LUMPUR: Formula One world champion Sebastian Vettel and American swimming sensation Missy Franklin were named Laureus Sportsman and Woman of the Year on Wednesday in a ceremony filled with tributes to those affected by the missing Malaysian Airlines plane. Nearly all of the seven winners at the lavish awards...