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  • LS polls: Over 400 sensitive polling booths in Delhi, says EC 08-04-2014 04:47 PM

    New Delhi: There are over 400 sensitive and 90 hyper-sensitive polling booths in the national capital where balloting would be videographed, Delhi Chief Electoral Officer Vijay Dev said on Tuesday. "There are 417 sensitive booths and 90 hyper-sensitive booths, special arrangements have been made in these booths. The polling process...
  • EC likely to issue notice to TMC actor candidate Dev over 'rape' comments 25-03-2014 06:09 PM

    The Election Commission is likely to issue a notice to Bengali cine star Deepak Adhikari, alias Dev, a Trinamool Congress candidate from West Bengal, for his controversial comments on comparing poll campaign with rape. This was conveyed to a joint delegation of several women's organisations, who met Election Commissioner H...
  • No question of removing Dhoni from captaincy, says Kapil Dev 25-03-2014 03:48 PM

    Kuala Lumpur: Calling Mahendra Singh Dhoni one of the best finishers in limited-overs game, cricket legend Kapil Dev on Tuesday backed the Indian captain to continue leading the team in all three formats and said there should not be any question about his replacement. The 55-year-old Kapil, who is here...
  • Virat Kohli will break more records than anyone else: Kapil Dev 25-03-2014 02:30 PM

    Kuala Lumpur: Former captain Kapil Dev on Tuesday said that Indian batting's mainstay Virat Kohli will rewrite more records than anyone else in world cricket and believed the Delhi batsman has realistic chances of "bettering" even Sachin Tendulkar's career graph if he remains injury-free. "Without any doubt Kohli will make...
  • Bengali star Trinamool candidate Dev reminds us why rape jokes are always inappropriate and why we won't 'lighten up' 24-03-2014 09:10 PM

    Bengali superstar and Trinamool's candidate from the Ghatal Lok Sabha constituency Dev Adhikari said his busy political campaign and the media focus on it felt like "getting raped". He elaborated in an interview with the Bengali daily 'Ebela', "it's like getting raped yaar, you can shout or you can enjoy"....
  • WB: Political parties attack TMC candidate actor Dev's 'rape' comments 24-03-2014 04:33 PM

    Bengali movie star Dev on Monday likened the Lok Sabha poll frenzy surrounding him to "being raped", prompting condemnation from political parties and women. Dev is contesting on a Trinamool Congress ticket from Ghatal in West Midnapore district of West Bengal. Talking to Bengali tabloid, the actor-turned-politician said: "Eighty percent...
  • If Barack Obama can run America, why should the young generation in Bengal lag behind, asks matinee idol Dev 19-03-2014 10:39 AM

    Midnapore: Amid frenzied cheers from thousands of adoring fans rooting for him, Bengal's reigning matinee idol Dev began his campaign for the Lok Sabha election on Tuesday, urging the youth to turn out in large numbers at the polling booths. Soaking in the adulation of the crowd at the Aurobindo...
  • Why did Mohit Raina skip special Holi party? 12-03-2014 05:07 PM

    Mumbai: Mohit Raina, the star of Life OK's flagship show 'Devon Ke Dev Mahadev', skipped a special Holi celebration party organised by the channel recently. His absence from the event raised many questions. If a source is to be believed, the reason could lie in the fact that his off-screen...
  • Mamata Banerjee defends inclusion of celebrities in candidate list 11-03-2014 06:34 PM

    Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday put up a strong defence against criticism that she stressed on glamour and star power while deciding the party's list of Lok Sabha poll candidates, saying she wanted them to have a say in national politics. TMC's list of candidates, which contained names...
  • Jai Ho: Meet the entire star cast 21-01-2014 12:47 PM

    'Jai Ho' promos might have Salman Khan written all over them, but the film boasts of an array of actors. More than 20 actors will make their appearance in Sohail Khan's 'Jai Ho'. Tabu, who was last seen in 'David', will play Salman Khan's sister in the film. TV actor Mahesh Thakur, who worked with Tabu in 'Hum Saath Saath Hain', will play the role of her husband in 'Jai Ho'. Theatre personality Nadira Babbar, who was also seen in 'Bride and Prejudice', will play the role of Salman Khan's mother in the film. Apart from her comedian Sudesh Lehri will also be seen in a cameo in 'Jai Ho'.
  • Mohanlal to romance Mia in Malayalam film 'Mr Fraud' 18-01-2014 05:23 PM

    After the success of his Malayalam film 'Drishyam', Mohanlal will soon join the sets of his upcoming film 'Mr Fraud'. Directed by B Unnikrishnan, Mohanlal will apparently be seen opposite Mia in the film. The two had earlier worked in 'Red Wine'. 'Mr Fraud' is a dark thriller which will...
  • Kapil Dev conferred with BCCI 'Lifetime Achievement Award' 11-01-2014 09:39 PM

    Mumbai: Former India captain Kapil Dev was on Saturday honoured with the C K Nayudu Lifetime Achievement Award by the BCCI at its seventh annual awards ceremony on Saturday. Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin was bestowed with the Polly Umrigar Award for being the best international cricket last season. Ashwin in the...
  • Ranji Trophy quarters: Rasool takes five as Punjab-J and K match heads for close finish 10-01-2014 06:20 PM

    Vadodara: Jammu and Kashmir skipper Parvez Rasool continued his brilliant allround performance with a five-wicket haul as their Ranji Trophy quarter-final match seemed headed for an exciting finish with Punjab leaving them with a target of 324 for a historic victory. At stumps, J&K were 77 for two needing another...
  • Mohit Raina credits 'Devon Ke Dev Mahadev' for his success 21-12-2013 07:40 AM

    Mumbai: Small screen actor Mohit Raina credits mythological show 'Devon Ke Dev Mahadev' for the fame he got. He portrays Lord Shiva in the hit show on the telly. The show, which is about Lord Shiva's life, first went on air Dec 18, 2011, on Life OK and completed two...
  • Kapil Dev to get C.K. Nayudu lifetime award 18-12-2013 04:35 PM

    Chennai: Former India captain Kapil Dev has been nominated for the C.K. Nayudu Lifetime Achievement Award by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). "The Board's award committee, comprising its president N. Srinivasan, secretary Sanjay Patel and senior journalist Ayaz Memon, met here Wednesday to nominate a winner....
  • Kareena Kapoor: Want to work with Sudhir Mishra, Dibakar Banerjee 18-12-2013 03:48 PM

    Mumbai: With the signing of a film each with Dev Benegal and Rohit Shetty, actress Kareena Kapoor has embarked on a new phase in her career. She says she is now keen to create a balance in the nature of her films. "As a commercial actress, I've done it all....
  • Ranji Trophy, Group C: J&K take 1st innings lead, Maharashtra take upper hand against Kerala 15-12-2013 08:36 PM

    Jammu: Ian Dev Singh's unbeaten 94 and his 130-run partnership with Samiullah Beigh for the sixth-wicket helped Jammu and Kashmir took a crucial first-innings lead against Assam in their Ranji Trophy Group 'C' match on Sunday. Dev and Beigh (65 batting) responded to Assam's first innings total of 263 all...
  • Jeremy Irons to star with Dev Patel in biopic on Srinivasa Ramanujan 06-12-2013 05:49 PM

    Mumbai: Oscar-winning actor Jeremy Irons is set to play G H Hardy in 'The Man Who Knew Infinity', the biopic on on the life of Srinivasa Ramanujan with Dev Patel starring as the revered Indian mathematician. Hardy was the English mathematician who plucked Ramanujanfrom obscurity in Edwardian India and installed...
  • Rahul Dev to play a demon in 'Devon ke Dev Mahadev' 03-12-2013 06:03 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Rahul Dev will be seen playing a demon in popular TV show 'Devon ke Dev...Mahadev'. After approaching veteran actors like Danny Denzongpa, Mithun Chakraborty and Jackie Shroff, Rahul Dev, well known for negative roles in various movies, has been finalised for the role of demon Arunasur in the...
  • 'Devon Ke Dev Mahadev' won't go off air: Producer 01-12-2013 03:40 PM

    New Delhi: 'Devon Ke Dev...Mahadev' is not going off air, confirms the show's producer. Reports suggested that the mythological show on Life OK will come to an end from this month because of the constant dipping TVTs (Television Viewership In Thousands) and no attractive storyline. But the producer Nikhil Sinha...
  • Bombay Samurai: Kareena is consistently excellent, says Farhan 30-11-2013 12:21 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Kareena Kapoor's career seems to be heading to an exciting new level with Dev Benegal's film 'Bombay Samurai'. Post-marriage, she seemed to flounder in her choices with her half-hearted crusader's role in Prakash Jha's 'Satyagraha' and the totally inane social activist's role in 'Gori Tere Pyaar Mein'. With...
  • AVM productions releases 'Idhuvum Kadandhu Pogum' for internet users 24-11-2013 05:10 PM

    Chennai: AVM Productions, which has catered to audiences for over four decades on the big screen across multiple languages, now plans to roll out content exclusively for internet users. AVM has come up with a 55-minute Tamil film titled 'Idhuvum Kadandhu Pogum', completely for netizens. "The internet is the future...
  • Delhi: 810 candidates in fray for 70-member assembly polls 21-11-2013 06:41 PM

    A total of 810 candidates, including those from Congress, BJP and AAP, are in the fray for the December 4 polls to the 70-member Delhi assembly. Nomination papers of 900 candidates were accepted after scrutiny on November 19. "Ninety candidates have withdrawn their nominations yesterday following which 810 candidates would...
  • Richest Congress nominee Tribhuneshwar Singh ready to fight for Ambikapur again 17-11-2013 06:46 PM

    Chhattisgarh's richest Congress candidate and a royal family heir, Tribhuneshwar Sharan Singh Dev is going from home to home campaigning for the second phase of upcoming Assembly polls scheduled on Tuesday. Popularly known as 'TS Baba', Dev has been spending most of his time outside his luxurious palace, campaigning for...
  • Mithun, Jackie Shroff shortlisted to star in 'Devon Ke Dev Mahadev'? 14-11-2013 05:02 PM

    Mumbai: Veteran film actors Mithun Chakraborty and Jackie Shroff have been approached for a prominent role in the hit mythological TV show 'Devon Ke Dev Mahadev'. Demon Arunasur will make an entry in the story line of the show, in which telly actor Mohit Raina essays the title role. "Mithun...
  • Sachin Tendulkar should devote time to family now: Kapil Dev 12-11-2013 11:11 PM

    New Delhi: Sachin Tendulkar should devote at least two years to his family without taking up any other assignment after his retirement since his family has missed out on spending happy times with him due to his long stint with the team, former captain Kapil Dev said on Tuesday. "What...
  • Dawood entered India's dressing room in Sharjah: Vengsarkar 28-10-2013 07:30 PM

    Vengsarkar said the fugitive gangster was introduced by the famous actor Mehmood as a businessman. ...