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  • e Lounge: Importance of Rs 100 crore club in Bollywood Yesterday

    CNN-IBN's Sushant Mehta brings you all the news and scoops from the entertainment world. He also discusses the importance of Rs 100 crore club in Bollywood. ...
  • Hrithik Roshan's 'Bang Bang' mints over Rs 200 crore in five days October 8, 2014

    New Delhi: It has bullets flying, cars exploding, stunning locations and an ensemble of good looking actors who will make you drool. "Bang Bang!", an out-and-out entertainer, continues its tremendous run at the box office having minted a gross of Rs.201.51 crore in five days. The Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif-starrer...
  • Delhi Police to have unit to probe frauds of less than Rs 2 crore September 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Police plans to have a specialised unit to investigate the cases of fraud running below Rs two crore, a senior Delhi Police official said. The unit, which will work under the supervision of Economic Offense Wing (EOW), would be formed at all 11 districts each. At present,...
  • Will Priyanka Chopra's 'Mary Kom' enter the 100 crore club? Please! Don't put such pressure on us, she says September 10, 2014

    Mumbai: "Mary Kom" witnessed an impressive opening and the film's lead actress Priyanka Chopra doesn't want the biopic to be pitted against biggies. She says that "our film is already successful", and hopes "it sets an example that even female centric films can do well". When asked if she feels the...
  • Ajay Devgn's 'Singham Returns' set to join the Rs 100 crore club August 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Rohit Shetty's 'Singham Returns' has struck gold at the box office and is marching inexorably towards the Rs 100 croremark. It seems that Shetty, known for giving hits like 'Chennai Express', the 'Golmaal' series and 'Singham', is set to add one more blockbuster to his list of recordbreaking movies....
  • Till the time you don't concentrate on the content, you cannot achieve the numbers at the Box Office: Salman Khan July 30, 2014

    New York: Superstar Salman Khan, whose movies have repeatedly grossed over Rs 100 crores, says there is no formula of making superhit and moneyminting movies and filmmakers should also focus on content. "When people talk about numbers, they are very generous and say this movie will cross Rs 300 crores, Rs...
  • Salman Khan: Why he is the wonder man of Bollywood July 30, 2014

    New Delhi: He does the same thing in each of his films. Same antics, same stunts, same expressions so much so that they look like a carbon copy of each other and yet Salman Khan's films work wonders at the Box Office every single time. Think about it. The man is...
  • Salman Khan becomes the first Bollywood actor to make seven Rs 100 crore films in a row July 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Salman Khan, a trendsetter in many ways, has today taken the 'Rs 100 crore club' concept to a whole new level. The coveted, yet unofficial 'club' per say, is the league of films that made more than Rs 100 crores, regardless of its making cost. Many actors so far...
  • Salman Khanstarrer 'Kick' enters the Rs 100 croreclub on Eid July 29, 2014

    This might not come as a surprise to Salman Khan fans. After doing smashing business over weekend, 'Kick' has now hit the muchcoveted Rs 100 crore mark on the auspicious occasion of Eid. Movie critic and analyst Taran Aadash tweeted on Tuesday, "As you read this, Kick enters the Rs...
  • Salman Khan's Eid luck works in favour of 'Kick', earns Rs 83.73 crore in three days July 29, 2014

    Mumbai: If one goes by the box office collections of Salman Khanstarrer 'Kick', people would unanimously agree that the superstar, whose Eid releases like 'Wanted' and 'Ek Tha Tiger' turned out to be super hits, should stick to his lucky date for movie screenings. 'Kick', which marks the directorial debut of...
  • Average CEO salary at top Sensex firms near Rs 10 crore July 27, 2014

    New Delhi: The average CEO pay at India's top listed companies has risen to Rs 10 crore a year, but still remains less than onetenth of over Rs 100 crore median remuneration paid to their peers in the US. The top executives of the country's biggest blue chip companies, forming...
  • Rs 2482 crore earmarked for education sector in Delhi budget July 18, 2014

    New Delhi: To spruce up the educational infrastructure, Rs 2,482 crore was on Friday allocated to the Education sector in the Delhi budget, which is approximately 14.8% of the plan outlay of Rs 16,700 crore. Rs 350 crore was earmarked for the construction of 20 new schools in the budget...
  • Railways get proposals worth Rs 15,000 crore in PPP mode: Sadananda Gowda July 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Indian Railways have received proposals totalling Rs 15,000 crore for development of various projects under the PPP mode, Railway Minister Sadanada Gowda said on Tuesday. Gowda also defended the recent 14.2 per cent passenger fare hike and 6.5 per cent freight hike saying it was the need of...
  • 'Holiday' breaks Akshay Kumar's jinx at the Box Office, enters the Rs 100 crore club June 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Akshay Kumar is back to rule the Box Office. His latest, 'Holiday: A Soldier Is Never Off Duty' has earned Rs 100 crores in two weeks since its release. The film, which stars Akshay and Sonakshi Sinha in the lead roles, has been directed by South filmmaker AR...
  • Akshay Kumar's 'Holiday' to earn Rs 50 crore soon June 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Akshay Kumar's "Holiday: A Soldier Is Never Off Duty" has earned almost Rs.50 crore in four days of its release. Promoted as a movie full of real stunts and real locations, it is A.R. Murugadoss' second Hindi directorial, and has done well at the box office so far. The total...
  • '2 States' enters the Rs 100 crore club, earns Rs 102.13 crores in four weeks May 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Debutant director Abhishek Varman's '2 States' has entered the coveted Rs 100 crore club in its fourth week of release. The film has earned Rs 102.13 crores since its 17th April release. Produced by Karan Johar and Sajid Nadiadwala, the film is based on Chetan Bhagat's best selling novel...
  • '2 States' inches towards the Rs.100 crore club, earns Rs 90 crores in two weeks May 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Arjun Kapoor and Alia Bhattstarrer '2 States' is in its third week and is still going strong at the box office. It has earned over Rs.90 crore in India and an expert says it is racing towards Rs.100crore mark. Said to be made on a budget of approximately Rs.45...
  • Decommissioned INS Vikrant sold for Rs 60 crore April 8, 2014

    Mumbai: The decommissioned aircraft carrier of the Indian Navy, INS Vikrant, which played an important role in the 1971 Indo-Pak war, has been sold for Rs 60 crore. "The auction process of INS Vikrant was completed last week and a company named IB Commercial Pvt Ltd won the bid," said a...
  • Subrata Roy reaches SC, protestor throws ink at him, calls him a thief March 4, 2014

    New Delhi: While Sahara chief Subrata Roy was being produced in Supreme Court, a man threw ink at him and called him a thief. The protestor identified himself as Manoj Sharma and said he is an advocate. He reportedly came from Gwalior. Sharma was beaten up by lawyers and other Sahara...
  • Can't make Rs.100 cr film with newcomers: Director Rohit Shetty February 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Rohit Shetty, one of the most successful directors of Bollywood and known for working with stars like Ajay Devgn and Shah Rukh Khan, says he will consider new faces when he will find the combination of a right script and fitting budget. In his decadelong career, Shetty helmed...
  • Film with repeat value a 100 crore film for me: Deepika Padukone January 5, 2014

    Actor Deepika Padokone who has had a series of successful films claims that for her a 100 crore film is only the one which has a repeat value. Padukone added that there is no easy way out and that one should be honest in everything that they do. She also...
  • I'm not a huge fan of 100 crore films, says John Abraham January 3, 2014

    New Delhi: John Abraham has had an unconventional but successful career. A late entrant into modelling but an early starter in production, the 40yearold says he wants to cater to a widening audience palette In 1997, at the age of 26, I walked on the ramp for the first time. It...
  • e Lounge: 'Dhoom 3' breaks records, collects 107cr in 3 days December 24, 2013

    Yash Raj Film's latest 'Dhoom 3' has created a record of sorts by earning Rs 107.61 crore in its opening weekend. The Aamir Khan starrer earned around Rs 33 crore on the opening day exclusively through its Hindi version. The film has become the biggest nonholiday opener in Bollywood till...
  • Aamir Khan's 'Dhoom 3' likely to cross the Rs 250 crore mark December 24, 2013

    New Delhi/Mumbai/Chennai: Aamir Khanstarrer 'Dhoom: 3' has grossed Rs.107.61 crore in the first three days of its release and the collection of the sleek action thriller includes earnings from the Tamil and Telugu versions. Trade pundits predict that it will amass Rs.250 crore by the end of this week. 'Dhoom: 3',...
  • 'Dhoom 3' earns Rs 107 crore in its opening weekend December 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Yash Raj Film's latest 'Dhoom 3' has created a record of sorts by earning Rs 107.61 crore in its opening weekend. The Aamir Khan starrer earned around Rs 33 crore on the opening day exclusively through its Hindi version. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted on Monday morning that...
  • Rs 11 crore to restore National Art Gallery in Tamil Nadu October 19, 2013

    Chennai: The over 100yearold National Art Gallery at the museum of Egmore is set for a major face lift with Chief Minister Jayalalithaa allocating Rs 11 crore for repairs and forming an expert committee for its restoration. The allocation was based on a report given by an expert panel, which said...
  • 100crore club only about Salman, Shah Rukh Khan? October 5, 2013

    The 100 crore club, an offshoot of box office success of Indian films, speaks volumes about the expansion of Hindi cinema and the positive impact it has left on the showbiz industry. Even though many are unhappy with the strategies filmmakers are using to reach the 100 crore mark, the...
  • Fodder scam verdict on Monday, Lalu reaches Ranchi September 29, 2013

    Patna: A CBI court in Ranchi will pronounce its judgement on Mondayin the multicrore fodder scam, in which RJD chief Lalu Prasad, if convicted, will face immediate disqualification as a Lok Sabha member. Prasad and 44 others have been charged with fraudulent withdrawal to the tune of Rs 37.7 crore on...
  • Shah Rukh Khan's 'Chennai Express' mints Rs 192.85 cr; Rs 500 cr anyone? August 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Gone are the days when Bollywood films running in their silver and golden jubilee weeks would be applauded by critics and fans alike and considered fullblown masterpieces. As the competition to make the cut with the viewers gets intense and collecting Rs 100 crore at the box office...
  • Buy 2, get 1 free is Shah Rukh Khan's special Rakhi gift for fans August 19, 2013

    Mumbai: Buy two, get one free is the Rakhi offer that superstar Shah Rukh Khan is making for everyone across the country keen to see his latest entertainment extravaganza 'Chennai Express' which is blazing records at the boxoffice. So if you love him for making you laugh in 'Chennai Express',...