Dirty

  • Vidya Balan, the boss of Bollywood: In 'Bobby Jasoos', she proves again that she does not need a male lead to shine July 5, 2014

    New Delhi: We don't want Vidya Balan to work with any of the Khans. No seriously, because as an actress Balan shines only when the film has her as the central character. Or so has been the trend. The latest, 'Bobby Jasoos' once again reiterates that an actress of Balan's...
  • Snapshot: Mallika Sherawat tweets photo from her first class airplane suite June 3, 2014

    Actress Mallika Sherawat recently faced severe criticism due to the controversial poster of her upcoming film 'Dirty Politics'. But early this morning, she seemed casual and cool, as she posed for a photograph in her private suite in a first class flight. Dressed in a pale pink V neck sweater...
  • Won't change Mallika Sherawat's 'Dirty Politics' poster: KC Bokadia June 1, 2014

    Mumbai: The release of the first poster of 'Dirty Politics', showing protagonist Mallika Sherawat wrapped in the tricolour and sitting atop a car with a beacon, has kicked up a row, but director KC Bokadia is unperturbed. He says that he will not buckle under pressure and change it. "Some political...
  • 'Dirty Politics' first look: Mallika Sherawat drapes herself in tricolour May 31, 2014

    She had raised eyebrows when she had draped the American flag for the poster of her Hollywood film 'Politics Of Love' and now Mallika Sherawat has draped the Indian flag for the poster of 'Dirty Politics'. The actress is shown sitting on the top of an Ambassador with a beacon...
  • Congress's dirty tricks department behind Snoopgate probe: Amit Shah May 3, 2014

    Slamming UPA government's move to appoint a judge to head the snoopgate probe, Narendra Modi's close aide Amit Shah on Saturday said that Congress' "dirty tricks department" was behind it. "It is the Congress dirty tricks department which is behind the move to appoint the judge at the fagend of the...
  • Dirty material on my family dumped in Amethi, alleges Priyanka Gandhi May 2, 2014

    Amethi: Observing that the tone and tenor of the Lok Sabha poll campaign has stooped to a very low level, Priyanka Gandhi on Friday alleged that pamphlets containing dirty material about her family were being dumped in Amethi. Campaigning for her brother Rahul Gandhi in Amethi parliamentary constituency in Uttar Pradesh,...
  • Vidya to promote 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects' on 'Bade Acche Lagte Hain' February 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Vidya Balan will make an appearance on popular TV show 'Bade Acche Lagte Hain'. This will be her second stint on the show. Vidya first featured on the show to promote her film 'The Dirty Picture' and gave some tips to Priya, the female protagonist of the show, that...
  • Acting is what I live for, says Vidya Balan October 4, 2013

    New Delhi: She loves campaigning for causes, but National Award winning actress Vidya Balan has no intention of stepping out of the arclights to make it a fulltime career because acting is what she lives for. Besides, she feels the country is currently 'very disillusioned with politics and politicians'. "I am...
  • Ekta Kapoor and Milan Luthria to be third time lucky? August 13, 2013

    After collaborating successfully on "Once Upon A Time In Mumbai" and "The Dirty Picture", producer Ekta Kapoor and director Milan Luthria are hoping to be third time lucky with this week's "Once Upon Ay Time In Mumbai Dobaara". ...
  • I don't follow industry rules, says Milan Luthria August 11, 2013

    New Delhi: Be it casting Vidya Balan as sex siren Silk Smitha in 'The Dirty Picture' or helming Emraan Hashmi shed his serial kisser image in 'Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai', director Milan Luthria says he loves casting his actors against their established image. Luthria, who has made eight films...
  • I wrote to Satyajit Ray that I would love to work with him: Vidya July 14, 2013

    Kolkata: Desperate to act in films since her childhood days, Bollywood star Vidya Balan had once written to legendary filmmaker Satyajit Ray requesting him for a role. "He was not keeping well then. I wrote to him saying please get well soon and I would love to work with you...
  • 'Ghanchakkar' star Vidya Balan wows Navjot Singh Sidhu June 21, 2013

    Mumbai: Cricketerturnedpoliticianturnedcommentator Navjot Singh Sidhu praises Vidya Balan's flexibility to get under the skin of any character. Siddhu said, "Jis rang mein use daal do, usi rang mein woh poori tarah se rang jaati hai (She manages to get under the skin of any chacrater)." Vidya visited the sets of Colors'...
  • Snapshot: Glam diva Mallika Sherawat goes desi for 'Dirty Politics' June 18, 2013

    Mallika Sherawat, who has been seen doing bold roles on screen, will now be seen in a desi avatar in her upcoming film 'Dirty Politics'. She recently tweeted a pictures of her from the sets of the film where she is seen making cow dung cakes. ...
  • Vidya Balan is a phenomenon and I admire her: Vivek Oberoi June 17, 2013

    Mumbai: Vivek Oberoi feels women keen to empower themselves and be successful should take inspiration from actress Vidya Balan, who has set an example for others with her journey. Vidya's career graph has been interesting after making an impressive Bollywood debut with period love story 'Parineeta' in 2005, she made...
  • Like 'The Dirty Picture', even 'Ghanchakkar' is bold: Vidya Balan June 7, 2013

    Mumbai: "I am enjoying being married," says Vidya Balan, adding that marriage neither put the brakes on her prize winning acting career nor does it have any bearing on the kind of roles she would choose in future. Worklife balance is possible for the actress because the 'Parineeta' girl has found...
  • Kelly Rowland choked while singing about Beyonce May 28, 2013

    Washington: Singer Kelly Rowland broke down while performing her new single 'Dirty Laundry', which talks about her jealousy for former Destiny's Child band member Beyonce Knowles. The singer choked when she reached the line "Turnin' me against my sister", in reference to Beyonce. She sat on the stage with her head...
  • Former Argentine dictator Videla dies in prison at age 87 May 18, 2013

    Buenos Aires: Jorge Rafael Videla, an austere former army commander who led Argentina during the bloodiest period of a "dirty war" dictatorship and was unrepentant about kidnappings and murders ordered by the state, died on Friday at age 87. Videla was the first president to head the military junta that "disappeared"...
  • 'Dirty Love' is a book of short stories on Mumbai: Sampurna Chattarji May 17, 2013

    Sampurna Chattarji's 'Dirty Love' is a sequence of stories set in the restless swirl of a Bombay where dreamshuttles speed through the rain and men fall prey to dirty love. Reeking of sewers, fish markets, slaughtered meat, and peopled with loners, misfits and drifters, these tales prise open the surface...
  • No item songs, glam roles for Mallika Sherawat April 23, 2013

    Mumbai: Mallika Sherawat may be known for her bold roles and glamorous item numbers but the actress now wants to do performanceoriented films. "Now I want to do performanceoriented roles. I don't want to do glamorous roles and item songs. It is a conscious decision that I have taken. I...
  • SC is taking cleaning of Yamuna 'very seriously': CJI April 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir on Friday said the Supreme Court is taking "very seriously" the issue of cleaning Yamuna river. "This is something which courts, in particular the Supreme Court is taking very very seriously and, particularly the river Yamuna, we are taking it very seriously,"...
  • Vidya Balan's 'Silk' in 'Dirty Picture' now a case study? March 19, 2013

    Vidya Balan won a National Award for portraying southern siren and soft porn actress Silk Smitha in her film 'The Dirty Picture'. She won wide acclaim for taking on a role that many of her contemporaries would have shied away from. The role of Silk is now a case study...
  • Snapshot: Mallika Sherawat's new action avatar March 4, 2013

    New Delhi: It seems Mallika Sherawat has signed an action film. A photograph displayed on the actress' Twitter account shows her posing with a gun. Mallika was last seen with Vivek Oberoi in 'KLPD', and 'Dirty Politics' and 'Lucky Unlucky' are her forthcoming films. ...
  • Mallika Sherawat is not playing Bhanwari Devi: KC Bokadia February 17, 2013

    Mumbai: Controversies follow Mallika Sherawat like rains after gathering clouds. To no one's surprise Mallika has fuelled a storm of protests while playing Bhanwari Devi, the slain Rajasthani nurse in KC Bokadia's 'Dirty Politics'. In Indore for the shooting, Mallika apparently had unwanted visitors from a particular political party who claimed...
  • Snapshot: You won't believe what Mallika Sherawat is wearing! February 15, 2013

    Actress Mallika Sherawat is mostly seen in western wear that compliment her fabulous figure. So it was quite a surprise when she donned a sari for her upcoming film 'Dirty Politics' which is based on the story of nurse Bhanwari Devi. Mallika was roped in for the movie by director...
  • Mallika opts for 'Dirty Politics' over meeting Obama January 29, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Mallika Sherawat has chosen promotion of her upcoming movie 'Dirty Politics' over attending a party in US where President Barack Obama was also invited as it is the "most important film in my life". She said she skipped the dinner at the party that was to be attended...
  • Mallika receives 'threats' over Bhanwari Devi film January 29, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Mallika Sherawat and director K C Bokadia claimed they have received "threatening calls" for being part of an upcoming film inspired by Bhanwari Devi, a Rajasthanbased nurse who was allegedly murdered. Mallika is playing the lead role in 'Dirty Politics', being directed by Bokadia. The 36yearold nurse had gone missing...
  • Shiv Sena leader calls Mumbai a 'dirty city' January 22, 2013

    Mumbai: Stating that unauthorised slums in the metropolis are creating big problems, senior Shiv Sena leader and former Maharashtra chief minister Manohar Joshi on Monday called Mumbai a "dirty city". "Mumbai is a dirty city today. Many people who live here have no civic sense," Joshi, who...
  • Ekta wants to set a new trend of Rs 200 cr films January 20, 2013

    Noida: Filmmaker Ekta Kapoor says she is now in a position to make a gritty action film like 'Shootout At Wadala', adding its time to kick start a new trend of movies doing Rs 200 crore business. "Today, every film does Rs 100 crore business... even a film which earns Rs.95...
  • Noted cinematographer Bobby Singh dies at 38 December 26, 2012

    Mumbai: Cinematographer Bobby Singh, who has worked on films like 'Gangster' and 'The Dirty Picture', died Tuesday following an asthma attack in Goa, actor Sanjay Suri said. He was 38. He is survived by his wife Radhika and fiveyearold son Sumer. Singh's body will be taken to Ahmedabad where his parents...
  • How Vidya Balan defied the norms with her marriage December 16, 2012

    New Delhi: There was a time when Vidya Balan was working as Radhika Mathur in TV soap 'Hum Paanch' and was patiently waiting for her big break. Such time could test the patience and guts of anybody but she was determined to make her presence felt. Vidya was getting dropped...