Geeta

  • Will push 'Khatron Ke Khiladi' contestants to their limits: Rohit Shetty 31-03-2014 10:54 AM

    Mumbai: Director Rohit Shetty said he would push the contestants of the adventure reality how 'Khatron ke Khiladi' to their limits. Rohit, 40, is hosting the fifth season of 'Khatron Ke Khiladi - Darr Ka Blockbuster' being aired from March 22. "While I know how to ensure that the contestants...
  • 'Khatron Ke Khiladi': Amitabh Bachchan lends his voice for the opening episode of the show 22-03-2014 06:01 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Amitabh Bachchan has lent his voice for the opening episode of the action-adventure show 'Khatron Ke Khiladi'. The show 'Khatron Ke Khiladi - Darr Ka Blockbuster' starts tonight. Big B will be introducing director Rohit Shetty, who is the host of this season, sources said. Bachchan had done...
  • Political compulsions throwing up surprises in Jharkhand 25-12-2013 09:11 PM

    Politics makes strange bedfellows and it does so all the more in Jharkhand where nothing surprises as over the years the state has been throwing up strange permutations and combinations. As Lok Sabha elections inch closer, the spectacle of unpredictable politics is at full play in the tribal state. Convicted...
  • AP CM forced to cancel mass contact programme in Medak 12-11-2013 08:42 PM

    Faced with stiff opposition from pro-Telangana forces, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy cancelled his programme at Sangareddy in Medak district scheduled for tomorrow. With the Deputy Chief Minister Damodara Rajanarasimha and other pro-Telangana forces saying that the CM is "not welcome" to tour their region, the Chief...
  • India's Dancing Superstar: Delhi's group MJ5 wins the title 04-08-2013 11:24 AM

    Mumbai: Team MJ5, named after the late King of Pop Michael Jackson, bagged the title of 'India's Dancing Superstar' (IDS) at the dance reality show's grand finale Saturday night. For the finale, MJ5, a group of boys from Delhi, competed with four other finalists - Akshay Pal, Padmini and Debasish,...
  • Haryana govt to act against publishers for delaying school textbooks 04-08-2013 04:19 AM

    Haryana Education Department has decided to take stern action against errant publishers for delays in the printing of school textbooks. The state government would also regard the bank guarantees paid by such publishers as forfeit. Disclosing this in Chandigarh on Saturday, state Education Minister Geeta Bhukkal said that the government...
  • Sohrabuddin case: Johri manipulated records, says witness 22-06-2013 01:19 AM

    Mumbai: Senior IPS officer Geeta Johari, who supervised the investigation in Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case before CBI took it over, manipulated the records to protect the accused officers at the behest of former Gujarat home minister Amit Shah, a police officer has said in a statement. The trial of the...
  • Government honours South actors recommended by Mohan 06-05-2013 12:25 PM

    Chennai: Popular Tamil film and TV actor Mohan Raman, also a well known philatelist, was pleasantly surprised when the government honoured actors he had recommended from the south through 50 stamps that were released at the 60th National Film Awards. President Pranab Mukherjee released the stamps Friday commemorating 50 iconic...
  • India's 1974 Oscar entry 'Garm Hava' to be screened at IFFI 19-11-2012 05:41 PM

    New Delhi: Film buffs have a good reason to celebrate Partition-themed 'Garm Hava', considered a milestone in Indian cinema, has been fully restored and will be screened at the upcoming International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in Goa. The 1973 Hindi-Urdu classic, directed by M S Sathyu, based on an...
  • Sanjeev Kumar: The best mainstream hero Bollywood ever had 06-11-2012 01:25 PM

    New Delhi: From playing Amitabh Bachchan's father in 'Trishul' to playing the husband of his former beloved Rekha in 'Silsila', Sanjeev Kumar is still remembered for playing a variety of roles on big screen. He is probably the best mainstream actor Bollywood has seen so far. The actor played romantic...
  • Lukewarm response for Indian GP this year 28-10-2012 07:58 PM

    Greater Noida: It may not be the same as inaugural year in terms of response, but the second Indian Grand Prix still recorded a turn out of 65,000 spectators, which included the who's who of tinsel town, politics and sporting fraternity. Unlike last year that witnessed a whopping 95,000 turn...
  • Celina Jaitley flaunts her baby bump 30-12-2011 10:36 AM

    Mumbai: Celina Jaitley was spotted celebrating Christmas with husband Peter Haag at a hotel in Dubai. The actress, who is expecting twins, is expected to deliver in April. Katrina is headed to UK for her New Year break Katrina Kaif is headed to UK for her New Year break. The...
  • Marriage talk hampers Geeta Basra's career 07-12-2011 11:38 AM

    Mumbai: Geeta Basra, who is said to be dating cricketer Harbhajan Singh, finds engagement-marriage rumours infuriating because these can harm her career, which is yet to take off. "He (Harbhajan) is a dear friend. Look, everyone in this industry has a personal life. I am not saying I am single...
  • Harbhajan, Geeta Basra spotted at F1 Grand Prix 31-10-2011 12:45 PM

    Noida: Even as reports of India offie Harbhajan Singh marrying Bollywood starlet Geeta Basra emerged recently, the two made their relationship quite obvious as they toured the pit lane together yesterday before the start of the Indian GP. Bhajji who has recently been dropped from the Indian team for the...
  • Shammi Kapoor's last rites conclude in Mumbai 15-08-2011 12:16 PM

    New Delhi: The legendary Shammi Kapoor's last rites just concluded in Mumbai. The who's who of Bollywood were seen there -- apart from the famous Kapoor family members. Bollywood had mourned the death of the actor who had this infectious energetic charm about him. Politicians, actors and fans united in...
  • Four Pulitzer winners who made India proud 20-04-2011 05:22 PM

    New Delhi: Four eminent and enterprising personalities of Indian origin have won the prestigious Pulitzer Prize. Here is a quick look at them. Gobind Behari Lal: He came to study at the University of California in Berkeley in 1912 on the Guru Govind Singh Sahib Scholarship. He later became the...
  • Geeta Pasi is new US envoy to Djibouti 06-04-2011 09:56 AM

    Washington: Yet another Indian American has become President Barack Obama's preferred choice for a government posting. Obama named Geeta Pasi, a career senior foreign service official, as US ambassador to the Republic of Djibouti in the Horn of Africa. Pasi, who once served as Political Military Officer at the US...
  • Women's Day: India's golden sportswomen 08-03-2011 07:48 AM

    New Delhi: Meet the Kumari sisters from India's sporting heartland Haryana. Geeta and Babita, the wrestling duo, who made the country proud with a gold and a silver medal. Geeta said, "We have won before but the publicity now is because the CWG was held in India." Geeta won India's...
  • Sohrabuddin case: Geeta alleges harassment 29-08-2010 09:22 AM

    New Delhi: In the latest turn of events in Sohrabuddin fake encounter case, IPS officer Geeta Johri has written to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) alleging harassment at the hands of investigators. This comes after Geeta had filed a curative petition in the Supreme Court on Saturday. In a...
  • Sohrabuddin case: Johri files curative petition 28-08-2010 08:26 AM

    Ahmedabad: In a dramatic twist to the Sohrabuddin fake encounter case, IPS officer Geeta Johri has filed a curative petition in the Supreme Court alleging that policemen are being put under pressure to implicate Gujarat political heads involved in the case. She has also demanded that special director of CBI...
  • Madhu Koda's wife wins Jharkhand poll 23-12-2009 12:56 PM

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