Daler Mehndi

  • 'Aaja Mere Twitter Te': Daler Mehndi's new song on social media is unintentionally hilarious September 20, 2014

    Daler Mehndi seems to have joined the party late. The popular Punjabi singer recently became a rather unlikely champion of social media, asking his fans to follow him on Twitter and on Facebook, in the song 'Aaja Mere Twitter Te'. The video, uploaded on his official channel on YouTube on September...
  • 'Mithi mithi tweet karange, kade na tennu cheat karange': Daler Mehndi's ingenious social media song gives you enough reasons to follow him on Twitter September 14, 2014

    Move over 'Follow Fridays' on Twitter, India's sensational King of Bhangra Daler Mehndi has launched a new social media song! The popstar can be seen dancing alongside the Twitter bird in this video. In what his YouTube channel claims to be the 'first ever social media song', Daler Mehndi can...
  • Watch: The Indian Ice Bucket Challenge: 10 celebrities including Sania Mirza, Akshay Kumar, Abhishek Bachchan soak themselves in ice cold water August 28, 2014

    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...
  • Watch: Daler Mehndi takes the Ice Bucket Challenge! The singer has nominated Amitabh Bachchan and Shah Rukh Khan to take the challenge next August 20, 2014

    The Ice Bucket Challenge has come to India and how! Famous pop singer Daler Mehndi has taken the challenge to spread awareness for ALS victims and has nominated superstars Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan and Priyanka Chopra to take the challenge next. Watch the singer pour three buckets full of...
  • I'm too expensive for Bollywood playback singing: Daler Mehndi February 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Bhangra King Daler Mehndi says he is too expensive for playback singing in Bollywood as he will never sing for free. "I want Rs 5 lakh, a business class ticket and lots of other things. Other singers do it for free. I cannot do that. I work hard...
  • Delhi poll: Singer Daler Mehndi composes song for Congress to woo voters October 22, 2013

    The ruling Congress party has come out with a campaign song composed and sung by Daler Mehndi to woo the voters ahead of the Dec 4 Delhi assembly polls, a party leader said Tuesday. "Daler Mehndi has composed and sung the three and a half minutes' song in Hindi for the...
  • Four Delhi NCP leaders to join BJP on Tuesday September 9, 2013

    Four Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leaders in Delhi including its former state president Ramvir Singh Bidhuri will be joining the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday. Bidhuri along with four of the seven NCP councilors - Dharamveer Awana, Timsy Kasana and Phholkali Narwaal - will formally join the BJP in the...
  • Punjabi pop singer Daler Mehndi joins Congress August 27, 2013

    New Delhi: Punjabi pop singer Daler Mehndi and four leaders from various political parties joined Congress here Monday, party sources said. Mehndi and four others had applied for party membership and their requests have been accepted, said a source in the party's Delhi unit. The four others include two sitting Delhi legislators...
  • 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' Music Review: It runs high on passion June 24, 2013

    Music Composers: Ehsaan Noorani, Loy Mendonsa, Shankar Mahadevan Singers: Daler Mehndi, Shankar, Ehsaan, Loy, Suhas Sawant, Raman Mahadevan, Mani Mahadevan, Siddharth Mahadevan, Javed Bashir, Divya Kumar, Arif Lohar, Loy Mendonsa, Sukhwinder Singh, Arshad Khan, Israj Khan, Tapas Roy, Vajid Ali, Yusuf Mohammed, Shreya Ghoshal Rating: 2.5 out of 5 The music of Rakesh...
  • Watch: Kapil Sibal, Daler Mehndi collaborate for a song on spotfixing June 7, 2013

    New Delhi: One should not underestimate the power of pen. The latest to demonstrate the power of pen is Union Law Minister Kapil Sibal, who has come up with a song on spotfixing. Daler Mehndi has given his voice to the song. Here is the song: Jeet hamaari jhoothi hogi iska...
  • Daler Mehndi's 10 acre land seized in Haryana February 15, 2013

    Chandigarh: Punjabi pop singer Daler Singh Mehndi was Thursday dispossessed of 10 acres land at Sohna in Haryana by a subdivisional magistrate court which also served him a 15day notice for seizing another 100 acres of his farm house. The court gave the 10 acres land, seized from the singer, to...
  • Music Review: Instrumental tunes save 'Joker' August 6, 2012

    Film: 'Joker'; Music Directors: GV Prakash Kumar and Gaurav Dagaonkar; Lyricist: Shirish Kunder; Singers: Sunidhi Chauhan, Adarsh Shinde, Udit Narayan, Daler Mehndi, Sonu Kakkar and Shweta Pandit; Rating: **1/2 'Joker' marks the first Bollywood outing for music maestro AR Rahman's nephew GV Prakash Kumar. He has composed five tracks in the...
  • Music Review: 'Kyaa Super Kool...' has catchy songs July 5, 2012

    Music Director: SachinJigar, ShankarEhsaanLoy, Meet Bros Anjjan Lyricist: Mayur Puri, Kumaar Singers: Vishal Dadlani, Sonu Nigam, Sukhwinder Singh, Daler Mehndi, Riteish Deshmukh, Neeraj Shreedhar, Kailash Kher Rating: 3 out of 5. In 2005, 'Kyaa Kool Hai Hum' wrote a new chapter in the genre of comedy films and its much awaited sequel...
  • Mehdi Hassan gets visa for treatment in India April 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Legendary Pakistani Ghazal singer Mehdi Hassan, who has been long suffering from ill health, has got a visa to come to India for medical treatment. The 84yearold singer was admitted to Aga Khan hospital in Karachi three months ago with a serious lung infection. Doctors said his condition is...
  • Vidya all set for her first stage performance January 12, 2012

    Mumbai: Ooh la la... Vidya Balan will be performing live for the first time at a film awards event later this month. The actress who is seen at such programmes in her trademark sarees will shed the six yards and don a sexy costume for her thumkas, latkas and jhatkas...
  • Daler Mehndi is back with new album 'Tumba' September 28, 2011

    You have sung his songs, danced to his beats. And now Punjabi singer Daler Mehndi is back with a new album 'Tumba'. Listen in as CNNIBN correspondent Arjun Jain talks to him about his new album and his Bollywood connect before he croons a famous Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan song. ...
  • Metro Wipes: Delhi's green Diwali gift and more November 6, 2007

    Delhi has got a Diwali gift from its Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit who flagged off the first lot of Delhi Transport Corporation's Low Floor ecofriendly CNG buses on Tuesday. Meanwhile, Daler Mehndi has been dispossessed of his Volkswagen and has filed a case against the showroom. The showroom filed a...
  • Daler 'doesn't pay for car', dealer takes it back November 6, 2007

    New Delhi: You may be a celebrity but the same yardstick applies if you dont pay up your installments. Punjabi pop singer Daler Mehndi has learnt his car has been taken back by showroom Kashyap Motors, allegedly for lack of payment. The Volkswagen car worth Rs 39 lakh was bought from...
  • What made news in India today October 4, 2007

    New Delhi: Sacked women police personnel went on a protest against their dismissal by the Mayawati government. The Government files an affidavit in High Court saying that only DD will be allowed to show matches of national importance. Patiala court charges Punjabi pop singer Daler Mehndi in an immigration...
  • Grove to Dhop with singerturneddancer Daler Mehndi July 23, 2007

    Mumbai: If you spot Punjabi pop singer Daler Mehndi with a baseball bat, dont think the singer is planning to switch careers. The baseball bat is only for the video shoot of his album Raula Pai Gaya, which comes almost three years after his last album. The title track of...
  • Daler sues Yashraj for Jhoom... June 16, 2007

    New Delhi: Singer Daler Mehendi sent a legal notice to film producer Yash Chopra seeking damages of Rs 1 crore for criminal breach of trust on Tuesday. According to Mehndi, his voice was replaced by Shankar Mahadevan in the title song of Yash Raj Films yet to be released film...
  • Lookahead: What's making news June 20, 2007

    Supreme Court to hear the issue of 27 per cent OBC reservation in educational institutions, a Patiala court will begin framing charges against pop singer Daler Mehndi in a human trafficking case and Tamil Nadu Assembly will discuss the Cauvery issue on Wednesday. Hearing on OBC reservationThe issue of 27 per...
  • Daler gets groove back with new album June 19, 2007

    Mumbai: The Bhangra pop singer and composer Daler Mehndi seems not only to have got his groove back but also his moves right. And this time Mehndi maybe a winner with 11 songs sure to move the charts and music videos with him jiggying away with all the pretty women. Mehndi has...
  • Daler faces music in trafficking case June 17, 2007

    New Delhi: Past has come to haunt pop singer Daler Mehndi and its time for the him to face the music. A Patiala court on Wednesday deferred to April 17 the hearing of a 2003 human trafficking case involving Mehndi and his brother Shamsher. Mehndi's was present in the court...
  • Daler Mehndi detained by IT officials June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: Pop singer Daler Mehndi, who was in Surat to perform at a local engineering college, was detained by Income Tax officials on Saturday. Sources in the department said that the Income Tax officials had taken Mehndi to an "undisclosed" location. This is not the first time that Mehndi has...
  • Do you have that 'X'ing in you? December 10, 2006

    Mumbai: Palash Sen is seen in a completely different role in Fame X, a sequel to reality talent show, Fame Gurukul. He is a friend, a mentor and Dean to the 16 contestants participating in the show. The talent of the participants is formidable and so are the influences. Right from R...
  • Daler chargesheeted in fraud case October 31, 2006

    Patiala: Singer Daler Mehndi on Monday appeared before a local court in an immigration fraud case and was supplied the copies of challan (chargesheet) while the complainant sought confiscation of his passport. Daler appeared in the court on Monday after a plea by the Punjab Police to discharge him was rejected....
  • Court orders fresh trial of Daler August 31, 2006

    Patiala: A Patiala court on Thursday ordered a fresh trial of Punjabi pop singer Daler Mehndi in the human trafficking case registered against him in 2003. The court of Chief Judicial Magistrate first class Rajwinder Singh also dismissed a petition moved by Mehndi in which he had sought exemption from personal...