Fan Club

  • Animation film on Narendra Modi shows him in a Supermanlike avatar April 27, 2014

    Ahmedabad: After BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi tshirts, mugs and caps, the Ahmedabad based Modi fan Club has also released an animation film on him. The film called 'Nation In Motion NAMO' played to a specially composed song, portraying Modi in a Supermanlike avatar setting things right and bringing...
  • BJP will get majority if Modi is named PM nominee, says his fan club September 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP's campaign committee chief Narendra Modi may not have been able to win over all within his party but his fan base spreads far and wide beyond his state. Critics may doubt Modi's secular credentials or his ability to lead a coalition, but his...
  • China censors online fan club for new First Lady March 29, 2013

    Beijing: An online fan club devoted to Peng Liyuan, the glamorous wife of new Chinese President Xi Jinping, was suddenly shut down by authorities, media reports said. The fan club for 50yearold Peng on the microblog platform Weibo, China's equivalent of Twitter had attracted more than 5,600 followers before it...
  • Salman expands web presence, joins Google+ February 20, 2013

    New Delhi: In an attempt to expand his online presence, Bollywood's box office king Salman Khan joined Google+ Hangout Wednesday. He is already a part of social networking platforms like Facebook and Twitter. The actor has also embarked on a hunt for a fan, who will be the comanager for his first...
  • Going, going, gone! Elvis' hair sells for $15,000 October 19, 2009

    New York: A lock of Elvis Presley's hair sold for $15,000 to an anonymous telephone bidder at a Chicago auction on Sunday, the Chicago Tribune reported. The hair was shorn from Elvis' head when he joined the US Army in 1958. The locks were part of an Elvis memorabilia collection offered by...
  • Blore's Obama fan club could not make it to Washington January 20, 2009

    Bangalore: A group of techies in India's IT hub of Bangalore canvassed for Barack Obama through emails and SMSes during the election campaign last year, but they could not make it to Washington to witness his inauguration as they have projects to finish and deadlines to meet. Staying full 13,000 km...
  • Rajinikanth snubs fans, says no to political career October 13, 2008

    Chennai: Refusing to acknowledge the political "party" formed by a group of his fans last week, Tamil superstar Rajinikanth Monday said no one could "force" him to enter politics. He also warned of legal action against people using his name for political gains. "While no one can stop me from entering the...
  • Fans jostle for Sivaji tickets June 11, 2007

    Chennai: There is a huge rush to watch Rajnikanth on the silver screen in Chennai. And this time it is as Sivaji. Amidst the crowd is 26yearold Nagaraj. His love for the superstar helps him overcome his physical disability as he makes a desperate bid for tickets. Also, in the kilometer long...