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  • 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 Bhatt-starrer '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.100-crore 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 decade-long 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 40-year-old 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 non-holiday 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 Khan-starrer '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 100-year-old 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...
  • 100-crore 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 Monday in the multi-crore 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 full-blown 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 box-office. So if you love him for making you laugh in 'Chennai Express',...
  • Chennai Express: Has the interpretation of comedy changed? August 19, 2013

    New Delhi: For many, 'Chennai Express' is not one of the most consistently amusing film in Bollywood, which is strange considering it has set a new record at the ticket window. The Shah Rukh Khan-Deepika Padukone starrer, as many critics believe, neither has a surfeit of comic scenes, nor a...
  • ‘Chennai Express’ rakes in Rs 100 crore in 3 days August 13, 2013

    After having a record release in 3500 screens across India. Shah Rukh Khan's Chennai Express is making new records at the box office one after the other. The latest one being the fastest 100 crore record achieved by this Rohit Shetty film. ...
  • SRK's novelty has led to success of 'Chennai Express': Rajeev Masand August 12, 2013

    Rohit Shetty's 'Chennai Express' has created history! After the SRK-Deepika Padukone starrer smashed the first day and first weekend records, the film has already earned Rs 100 crore. CNN-IBN's entertainment editor Rajeev Masand joined IBNLive readers on the Bollywood's fastest blockbuster 'Chennai Express'. Q. I don't masala films if they are...
  • 'Chennai Express' earns Rs 100 crore in its opening weekend August 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Rohit Shetty's 'Chennai Express' has created history! After the SRK-Deepika Padukone starrer smashed the first day and first weekend records, the film earns Rs 100 crore in the first 3 days. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to Twitter to explain the film's impressive box office collection. 'And the records...
  • Faridkot: Former Maharaja's daughters to inherit assets worth Rs 20,000 crore July 28, 2013

    Chandigarh: Daughters of the erstwhile Maharaja of Faridkot are set to inherit his estates and assets worth a staggering Rs 20,000 crore following a local court's ruling after a 23-year-old legal battle that his will was forged. Chief Judicial Magistrate Rajnish Kumar Sharma on Thursday gave the verdict in favour of...
  • Anurag Kashyap's 100 crore movie spoof goes viral July 19, 2013

    Indian film director Anurag Kashyap reveals his ideas to make a blockbuster Bollywood movie. ...
  • Hope 'Once Upon Ay Time In Mumbai Dobara' earns Rs 100 crore: Akshay August 21, 2013

    Mumbai: Akshay Kumar, who already has two films in Rs 100 crore bracket, hopes his upcoming film 'Once Upon A Time in Mumbai Dobara' will repeat the feat. Milan Luthria-directed 'Once Upon A Time in Mumbai Dobara' is releasing on August 15. "I am happy that I am getting good offers,...
  • I-T notice to BJP's Gopinath Munde on Rs 8 crore poll expense remark July 3, 2013

    Mumbai: The Income Tax department has issued a notice to Bharatiya Janata Party leader Gopinath Munde on his Rs 8 crore poll spending remark. Munde had last week remarked that he spent Rs 8 crore on his last Lok Sabha campaign. Munde was served a showcause notice on June...
  • EC pulls up Munde on spending Rs 8 cr in 2009 LS polls June 29, 2013

    Mumbai: The Election Commission (EC) has on Saturday issued a notice against senior BJP leader Gopinath Munde after he stoked a controversy by his candid admission about spending Rs 8 crore on his 2009 Lok Sabha election campaign. The EC has asked Munde to explain within 20 days why action...
  • EC can disqualify Munde for spending Rs 8 crore on 2009 LS campaign June 29, 2013

    Mumbai: The Election Commission (EC) is set to issue a notice to BJP leader Gopinath Munde after he admitted that he had spent Rs 8 crore on 2009 Lok Sabha election campaign. The leader could even be disqualified from contesting polls for three years. "When I contested my first elections I...
  • CBI wants Bengal's support for probe into Saradha scam June 12, 2013

    Kolkata: The Calcutta High Court, hearing a petition seeking a CBI probe into the Saradha Group scam, on Tuesday was told that it was not possible for the central probe agency to investigate unless it got additional support from the West Bengal government. "The CBI in its affidavit has said that...