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  • I'll never make a sex comedy: Ganesh Acharya 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Choreographer-actor Ganesh Acharya, who is busy promoting his film "Hey Bro", says he will never make a sex comedy. Asked if would ever want to make a sex comedy, Ganesh told IANS: "No, never, I will never make a sex comedy." "I want to make films for kids and keep the...
  • Thankful to the film fraternity for supporting my film 'Hey Bro', says Ganesh Acharya February 17, 2015

    Mumbai: Actors usually work towards getting a fit physique for their movies, but choreographer-actor Ganesh Acharya says he gained around 30 to 40 kg for his forthcoming film 'Hey Bro'. "I was 160 kg, and and I gained another 30 to 40 kg for this film. It was the demand of...
  • Ganesh Acharya: Acting is difficult; dubbing even harder February 13, 2015

    Mumbai: Ace choreographer Ganesh Acharya, who will be seen as the male lead in upcoming film 'Hey Bro', says that being in front of the camera is tough. "Dance is in my soul. Dancing is easy for me as I have done it for the last 25 years. Acting is difficult....
  • UP Police issues directives ahead of Holi celebrations February 12, 2015

    Lucknow: With a view to ensuring peace and communal amity during the festival of Holi in Uttar Pradesh, state DGP on Thursday issued necessary directives to district police officials. DGP Arvind Kumar Jain has asked the officials to identify sensitive spots, mischievous elements and take preventive action to ensure peaceful observance...
  • Ranji Trophy, Rd 8, Group B wrap: Satish ton takes Vidarbha to 274/6 January 29, 2015

    Nagpur: Ganesh Satish scored his second century of the Ranji Trophy season to guide Vidarbha to 274 for six against Delhi on day one of the Group B match on Thursday. The hosts were struggling at 47 for three before Satish shepherded them to recovery with an unbeaten 119 off 252...
  • 'Temper' trailer: Junior NTR introduces himself as 'fully corrupt, criminal minded and 100 per cent cunning' January 29, 2015

    The makers of 'Temper' have released the film's first proper trailer and those who have watched it would agree that Junior NTR looks amazing as a rough cop. He even introduces himself as: "My name is Daya. Sub-Inspector of Police. Fully corrupted, criminal minded, 100 per cent cunning." The film...
  • Australian brewery apologises but continues to sell Ganesh-Lakshmi beer label January 7, 2015

    Despite apologising and promising to re-design their bottles and packaging and removing the objectionable images from the website in 2013, Brookvale (New South Wales, Australia) based 'Brookvale Union' brewery's ginger beer is still carrying juxtaposed images of Hindu deities Ganesh and Lakshmi; upsetting Hindus worldwide again. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, who...
  • Rapper Akon set to release first solo album in seven years January 6, 2015

    Los Angeles: Rapper Akon is ending his seven-year hiatus from recording music by releasing a five-disc album. The 'Smack That' hitmaker will release Stadium later this year (15) and is currently streaming one song from each album for his fans. Each record will be a different genre of music and has...
  • Illayaraja's son Yuvan Shankar Raja ties the knot for the third time January 4, 2015

    Chennai: Yuvan Shankar Raja aka Abdul Haliq, son of music maestro Illayaraja, Friday got married for a third time. He tied the knot with Malaysia-based designer Jaffrunnisha, said a family source. The wedding took place amid close friends and relatives of the bride at a resort in Ramanathapuram district in Tamil...
  • 'Temper' teaser: You can't keep your eyes off Jr NTR in this Puri Jagannadh action-thriller January 1, 2015

    The makers of 'Temper' have released the film's new teaser and those who have watched it would agree that Jr NTR looks amazing as a rough cop. The film has directed by Puri Jagannadh and produced by Bandla Ganesh under the popular banner Parameshwari Arts. Take a look. ...
  • Kerala: UDF MLA raises corruption charges against PWD Minister's personal staff December 9, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: Former minister KB Ganesh Kumar and ruling UDF MLA raised corruption allegations against the personal staff of PWD minister VK Ibrahim Kunju in the state Legislative Assembly. It was during a calling attention that the MLA has raised the issue and put the UDF in a fix. The Speaker ruled...
  • Actress Kareena Kapoor to endorse UNICEF campaign for children's benefit December 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor has been roped in to support Child-Friendly Schools and Systems (CFSS) campaign. It is a joint initiative by DTH provider Tata Sky and Unicef, and Kareena, also the Unicef India celebrity advocate, will support the communication campaign for the initiative including promotional films, mailers and...
  • It's confirmed! 'Mungaru Male' sequel will feature actor 'Golden' Ganesh; will be directed by Shashank December 3, 2014

    Kannada actor Ganesh's film 'Mungaru Male' is counted as one of the the biggest hits in the industry. The film is rumoured to get a sequel soon -- but the movie will take off without director Yogaraj Bhat and actress Pooja Gandhi. The sequel for the 2006 hit film will be...
  • India bids adieu to Ganesha September 8, 2014

    The 10 day long Ganesh chaturthi festival comes to an end on Monday. The immersion ceremony has started in many cities across the country and is set to continue late into the night. ...
  • Security escalated in Mumbai for Ganesh visarjan September 8, 2014

    The 10day long Ganesh Chaturthi festival widely celebrated across Maharashtra will end on Monday. Security has been stepped up in Mumbai as devotees in large number gather to bid farewell to their Ganesh idols. The last day of the Ganesh Utsav is a very important day and as far as...
  • Ganesha Visarjan: Hyderabad revels in festive spirit September 8, 2014

    As the 10day long Ganesh Chaturthi comes to an end today, Hyderabad residents prepare to bid farewell to the country's largest Ganesha idol. ...
  • Hyderabad prepares for visarjan of country's largest Ganesha idol September 8, 2014

    Hyderabad:Hyderabad is all set to bid adieu to its favourite deity Ganesha. On Monday, the country's largest idol will be given a grand immersion during the Ganesh Visarjan ceremony. The immersion ceremony of the 60feet high Ganesha in Hyderabad promises to be a grand affair. It took almost three months...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha speak to devotees on the eve of Ganesh Chaturthi September 7, 2014

    In this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha speak to devotees on the eve of Ganesha Chaturthi. ...
  • Mumbai picks ecofriendly Ganeshas this year September 4, 2014

    Mumbai: On this Ganesh Chaturthi, ecofriendly Ganpatis are gradually picking up in Mumbai especially after Bollywood actor Salman Khan installed an ecofriendly idol in his house. He also created a makeshift pond at his place for immersion. This season green Ganeshas have seen a 20 per cent increase in sales. The GSB...
  • The Citizen Journalist show September 2, 2014

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  • 'Golden Star', 'Crazy Star' and 'Supreme Star': A definitive guide to the honorary titles of filmstars in southern film industries September 2, 2014

    New Delhi: They wear no cape and they have no super powers. Yet people on the streets recognise them on sight, and add superlatives to their names. The actors, nay, superstars from the Tamil, Telugu and Kannada film industry are superheroes to their fans. Most Indians have heard of the prefix...
  • Ram Gopal Varma opens up about the controversial tweets: It's my nature to express exactly what I feel September 1, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma, who was embroiled in controversy for his objectionable tweets on Lord Ganesh recently, believes in freedom of expression. He says expressing what he feels in a manner he likes, is the way he enjoys being. Varma was Sunday booked under four sections of the Indian Penal...
  • Why Ram Gopal Verma's tweets on Ganesha shouldn't be taken seriously September 1, 2014

    New Delhi: A series of tweets on the Hindu god Ganesha seems to have upset a lot of people who follow director Ram Gopal Varma on Twitter. Varma, who later apologised for the seemingly innocuous tweets on the deity ahead of the Ganesha Chaturthi festival, asked if "Lord Ganesha eats...
  • Social activists file case against Ram Gopal Varma following his objectionable tweets on Hindu god Ganesh August 31, 2014

    Pune: Political and social activists Saturday filed police complaints against Bollywood filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma for his series of objectionable tweets on Lord Ganesh, officials said. Sumit Khambekar, chief of the Mumbai unit of the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena, and social activist Shahzaad Poonawala filed separate complaints against Varma in police stations...
  • Sena to protest against Ram Gopal Varma over his Ganesh Chaturthi tweets August 30, 2014

    Mumbai: The Shiv sena is likely to hold a protest against Director Ram Gopal Varma in Mumbai on Saturday after he sparked off a controversy with a string of tweets on Ganesh Chaturthi. Varma had questioned the basis of celebrating Ganesh Chaturthi. The two tweets said, "Did Lord Ganesha have a...
  • Ram Gopal Verma sparks off controversy with tweets on Ganesha Chaturthi August 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Film director Ram Gopal Verma sparked off a controversy on Friday with a string of tweets questioning the basis of celebrating Ganesh Chaturthi. The two tweets said, "Did Lord Ganesha have a paunch in his childhood too or did it develop in the recovery time of the elephant head operation?" "Can...