Bachchan

  • Brazilian star Ronaldinho in talks with ISL's Chennai Titans: report 4 hours 41 minutes ago

    The Indian Super League (ISL) franchise Chennai Titans are in talks to bring on board the star Brazilian striker and former FIFA World Player of the Year, Ronaldinho. According to a report in The Hindu, the Brazilian superstar has been approached by the Chennai team. The player's brother, Roberto de Assis,...
  • Indian Super League launched in a star-studded ceremony 21 hours 45 minutes ago

    The ISL, an IPL-style tournament involving eight city-based franchise teams, promises to revolutionise the country's football scene like never before. ...
  • Indian Super League launched in a glitzy ceremony 22 hours 43 minutes ago

    Mumbai: The Indian Super League (ISL), the first of its kind glamorous football league in India, was launched on Thursday by star team owners Sachin Tendulkar, John Abraham, Abhishek Bachchan, Ranbir Kapoor and brand ambassador Varun Dhawan who promised to popularise the game and invest in the grassroot development of...
  • KBC under fire for fudging female foeticide figures in Haryana 4 days ago

    Madana: The hit quiz show - Kaun Banega Crorepati garnered the attention of viewers with its focus on social messages right from the beginning of their latest season. But questions are now being raised about the show's credibility. Contestant Rishi Raj from from the village of Madana in Haryana walked away...
  • Juhi Chawla's recent comment on Big B misconstrued? She brushes off the 'extent to which the statement has been blown up', says she doesn't follow 'Yudh', but loves 'KBC' August 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Veteran actor Juhi Chawla believes in the power of the TV medium but says film actors better fit reality shows because they offer them a different experience. "I have not seen many people from films being able to do fiction," Juhi told IANS here. "A lot of people do feel...
  • Watch: The Indian Ice Bucket Challenge: 10 celebrities including Sania Mirza, Akshay Kumar, Abhishek Bachchan soak themselves in ice cold water Yesterday

    After a series of Hollywood stars and famous celebrities taking the Ice Bucket Challenge in the west, it is India's turn now. Bollywood seems pretty excited about getting drenched in ice cold water and a number of popular actors stepped forward to join the cause. Spreading awareness about the ALS...
  • Jaya Bachchan the reason behind my split with Samajwadi Party: Amar Singh August 20, 2014

    New Delhi: After the former Samajwadi Party leader and Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh met the party president Mulayam Singh and his son and UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav for breakfast on Tuesday the rumors of him rejoining party has again gained momentum. The former SP leader who was expelled...
  • Pink Panther gear up for challenge as league enters Jaipur August 19, 2014

    Jaipur: With the Pro-Kabaddi league entering pink city Jaipur, the hosts Pink Panther are looking forward to make most of playing on their home turf. The franchisee, owned by Bollywood star Abhishek Bachchan, is currently standing at second position with 35 points after playing nine matches and will try to grab...
  • Will Abhishek Bachchan be seen in a film based on Kabaddi? August 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Abhishek Bachchan, who owns Jaipur Pink Panthers, a franchise of the Pro Kabaddi League, may do a full-fledged movie on the sport. It may be too early to talk about the movie, but sources close to the project say it would be as inspirational a film about the game...
  • KBC 8 review: Big B's unique style, Kapil Sharma's comic timing keep the viewers engaged August 18, 2014

    Megastar Amitabh Bachchan may have left his fans a bit disappointed with his debut fiction show 'Yuddh', but he made sure the grand premiere of 'Kaun Banega Crorepati 8' lived up to its hype. The game of knowledge, which has been the talking point for its format, prize money and...
  • Happy Janamashtami: Bollywood celebrities take to Twitter to wish fans August 18, 2014

    Mumbai: The celebrities joined Krishna Janamashtami revelries by wishing fans and loved ones and remembering the popular song "Govinda aala re". They took to Twitter to wish everyone: Lata Mangeshkar: Namaskar. Aap sab ko Janamashtami ki shubhkamanaayein (sic). Amitabh Bachchan: Janamashtami ke pavan avsar pe shubhkamanayein... sneh, pyaar, aadar. Mahesh Bhatt: Happy Janamashtami!...
  • Snapshot: Amitabh Bachchan shares 'exquisite paintings' of Aishwarya Rai on Facebook August 16, 2014

    Megastar Amitabh Bachchan recently took to his official Facebook page to give a glimpse of the exquisite paintings of his daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. These paintings feature Aishwarya in the stills from her popular films 'Guzaarish', 'Raavan' and 'Chokher Bali'. Take a look. ...
  • Independence day is the proudest day for all Indians: Shah Rukh Khan August 15, 2014

    Mumbai: On the eve of India's 68th Independence Day, Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan Thursday wished all countrymen and said it is the "most important day" for all Indians. "Tomorrow (Friday) is the proudest day for all Indians. There is no (more) important day than Independence Day," Shah Rukh said at...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey August 14, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Government cracks the whip on RJs for mimicking MPs: Are we becoming a humourless society? August 14, 2014

    The government has said that it will take action against Radio Jockeys on FM channels airing jokes on MPs and mimicking them. Samajwadi Party MP Jaya Bachchan had raised the issue in the Rajya Sabha demanding action against such RJs. ...
  • 'Happy New Year' trailer: Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, dance their way to a diamond heist August 14, 2014

    The makers of 'Happy New Year' released the trailer of the Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone starrer Thursday evening.The trailer, which showcases five 'losers', follows the main characters to a huge diamond theft.Set to hit the theatre this Diwali, the film is a 'musical heist' directed by Farah Khan....
  • Makers of 'Happy New Year' reach out to fans on Twitter through autographed posters, messages and celebrity interaction August 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Don't be alarmed if you see that your favourite celebrities have changed their names on Twitter. Shah Rukh Khan has become Charlie, Abhishek Bachchan is Nandu, Deepika Padukone is Mohini, Sonu Sood is Jag, Boman Irani is Tammy and Vivaan Shah is Rohan. As a part of the trailer...
  • Jaya Bachchan questions private radio channels with obscene jokes on Parliamentarians August 14, 2014

    New Delhi: The private radio jockeys, who mimic the MPs, might get in trouble soon as Jaya Bachchan has raised the issue of mimicry of MPs on private radio channels. Raising the issue in the Rajya Sabha, Jaya Bachchan said that the private FM RJs are making fun of...
  • No jokes please, we are politicians! Government to act against RJs airing jokes on MPs, mimicking them August 14, 2014

    New Delhi: The government has said that it will take action against Radio Jockeys on FM channels airing jokes on MPs and mimicking them. Samajwadi Party MP Jaya Bachchan had raised the issue in the Rajya Sabha demanding action against such RJs. "The language used by radio jockeys on private...
  • Last to arrive at the crime scene in the '70s, to opening a scene in 2014 with fists flying: How the Ray Ban-wearing supercop is the new Indian Police in Hindi cinema August 14, 2014

    New Delhi: The film opens with a rugged cop chasing a bunch of goons. With lot of background noise and odd scuffles, the goons finally give up and face the cop. The police officer, wearing a crisp, snug-fitting khaki uniform glares at them through his Ray Bans and then calmly,...
  • Watch: The motion poster of Shah Rukh Khan's 'Happy New Year' August 14, 2014

    The makers of 'Happy New Year' have released a motion poster of the Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone starrer movie, ahead of the trailer release on August 15. The motion poster looks interesting and shows the entire star cast of the movie. It begins with fireworks and then comes a...
  • Why Amitabh Bachchan's 'Yudh' failed to strike the right chord with the audience August 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Recently actress Juhi Chawla talked about Amitabh Bachchan's TV serial 'Yudh' and said that she found his character very dull and wouldn't like to see him in that avatar. And it's not just the actress who feels so. Big B's debut serial has received lukewarm...
  • Amar Singh backs Rahul Gandhi's stand on communal violence in UP August 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi hit out at Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi for his comments against the Bharatiya Janata Party on communal violence in Uttar Pradesh, the Gandhi scion has found support from Former Samajwadi Party leader and Rajya Sabha member Amar Singh. "I think his...
  • Amitabh Bachchan looks dapper in 'Kaun Banega Crorepati', dull in 'Yudh', says Juhi Chawla August 10, 2014

    Mumbai: The actress, who has been roped in as the brand ambassador for Sony Entertainment's new general entertainment channel 'Sony Pal', said she did not like Big B's character in the show. "I saw one episode of 'Yudh' and during the show, appeared advertisements of 'Kaun Banega Crorepati'. And he looked...
  • Don't need 'broker' Jaya Bachchan to patch up relations with Mulayam Singh: Amar Singh August 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Lashing out at Rajya Sabha member Jaya Bachchan, former Samajwadi Party leader and Rajya Sabha member Amar Singh has said that he does not need a broker to patch up his relations with SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav. Speaking to Network18, Amar Singh said that he has always...