GEETANJALI

  • My acting instinct has got me this far; won't focus on image building or starry tantrums: Nawazuddin Siddiqui September 25, 2014

    Chicago: For an actor who has made his mark playing an arrogant Intelligence Bureau officer in "Kahani" and the villain with the heinous laugh in the recent blockbuster "Kick", one would expect Nawazuddin Siddiqui to project a larger than life image, or at least an air of entitlement that stars...
  • India's Oscar entry 'Liar's Dice': 10 things you wanted to know about the film September 24, 2014

    It's official! Geethu Mohandas' Hindi film 'Liar's Dice', has been selected as India's entry in the Best Foreign Language Film category for the 2015 Oscars. 'Liar's Dice', which features Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Geetanjali Thapa in lead roles, was selected by a 12-member jury appointed headed by director T Hariharan. Here...
  • Geethu Mohandas' 'Liar's Dice' is India's official entry to the Oscars September 23, 2014

    New Delhi: National Award winning Hindi film "Liar's Dice", starring acclaimed actors Geetanjali Thapa and Nawazuddin Siddiqui, has been zeroed in on as India's entry for the best foreign film category at the 87th Academy Awards. The film has been chosen by a 12-member jury appointed by the Film Federation of...
  • Abhay Deol to star in Ajay Bahl's film 'The Informer' December 24, 2013

    Mumbai: 'B.A. Pass' director Ajay Bahl, who is ready to roll his next film, an adaptation of Akimitsu Takagi's Japanese novel 'The Informer' has decided to cast Abhay Deol as one of the leads in the thriller. Abhay may be seen as one of the protagonists along with the Sikkimese modelturnedactress...
  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui's 'Liar's Dice' in Sundance Film Festival December 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Nawazuddin Siddiqui's upcoming film 'Liar's Dice', directed by Malayalam actress Geetu Mohandas, has been selected in the competition category at the prestigious Sundance Film Festival in the US. The film will be featured in the 'World Cinema Dramatic Competition' and is the only Indian movie to be selected in...
  • B Com student consumes poison after mother stops her from eating out, dies December 2, 2013

    A college student allegedly committed suicide by consuming poison after her mother stopped her from going out to have a roadside snack, police said on Monday. The deceased, Shabina (25), a B Com student of Geetanjali College residing in Congress Nagar in the old city area, was apparently miffed with her...
  • That Day After Everyday: Watch Anurag Kashyap's short film on sexual harassment of women October 31, 2013

    New Delhi: Anurag Kashyap is known for his 'out of the box' ideas. This time he has come up with a short film on eve teasing. The film talks about the issues related to gender sensitisation and equality of genders in a profound way. The film features is called 'That...
  • Farah Khan spills the beans on motherinlaw August 14, 2013

    Mumbai: Directorchoreographer Farah Khan praises her motherinlaw Geetanjali Kunder for her support and culinary skills, but rues that the latter cooks only for her son and grandchildren. Choreographerfilmmaker Farah is married to directorproducer Shirish Kunder. Farah, who judges 'DID Super Moms', was joined by her motherinlaw on the set of the...
  • CBI takes over Geetanjali murder case August 7, 2013

    Gurgaon: The CBI has taken over the murder case of Geetanjali Garg, wife of Gurgaon Chief Judicial Magistrate Ravneet Garg. Garg had earlier been questioned in connection with the murder of his wife. Relatives of Geetanjali Garghad had on Sunday held a protest blocking the NH8 demanding Ravneet Garg's suspension...
  • Delhi gangrape case: Verdict on juvenile deferred to August 19 August 5, 2013

    New Delhi: The judgement in the December 16 gangrape case involving a minor was on Monday deferred till August 19 by the Juvenile Justice Board (JJB) pursuant to a direction of the Supreme Court. The JJB presided over by Principal Magistrate Geetanjali Goel postponed the verdict for August 19 considering...
  • Gurgaon: Geetanjali murder still a mystery, CBI to probe now July 29, 2013

    Gurgaon: Even 11 days after the murder of Geetanjali Garg, the police have failed to solve the case. Only four of the six bullets fired from the revolver of chief judicial magistrate Ravneet Garg have been found. Gurgaon police officials are still searching for the missing bullets. Ravneet Garg had...
  • News briefs: Ajmer Dargah head asks to avoid Iftar parties, donate funds to Uttarakhand July 27, 2013

    Spiritual head of Ajmer Dargah, Zainul Abedin Ali Khanon Saturdayrequested political and non political groups in the country to avoid holding public Roza iftar parties in view of the recent Uttarakhand tragedy. "Union and the state governments and different political and nonpolitical groups should avoid holding Iftar parties this year...
  • Gurgaon: Police quiz CJM in his wife's death case, recover bullet July 23, 2013

    Gurgaon: The Gurgaon Police has questioned Chief Judical Magistrate Ravneet Garg who is charged with his wife's murder. The police has also recovered a bullet from the crime scene on Monday which has been sent to a forensic science lab. Geetanjali, 30yearold, was found dead with three bullet injuries near...
  • Tamil version of 'Greeku Veerdu' is titled as 'Love Story' April 8, 2013

    The Tamil version of superstar Nagarjuna's much awaited film,'Greeku Veerudu', is titled as 'Love Story'. Nayanatara will play the leading lady to Nagarjuna in the film. The bilingual film will be released on April 19th. The film is directed by Dasarath and Meera Chopra plays a key role. The title 'Love Story'...
  • Nagarjuna starrer film 'Greekuveerudu' teaser launched February 26, 2013

    The teaser of Nagarjuna's upcoming film, 'Greekuveerudu' is launched and has received a good response from the audience. The actor has a trendy look in the film and carries a flamboyance that suits his character of an NRI in the film. The film is a romantic entertainer and will be...
  • 'Irandam Ulagam' to be released in January 2013 August 30, 2012

    Selvaraghavan, who worked round the clock for 'Irandam Ulagam' in Georgia, has returned to Chennai after a long three month schedule. The critically acclaimed director shot the film in odd locations that didn't have even basic amenities. It seems, he surprised his wife Geetanjali and the duo spent some quality time...
  • Navin Nischol acquitted in wife's suicide case May 13, 2008

    Mumbai: Actor Navin Nischol, who was charged with abetting his wife Geetanjali's suicide, was acquitted by Mumbai Sessions Court on Tuesday. The actor was currently out on bail. Geetanjali was found hanging by the ceiling fan at the couples suburban Mahim flat on the evening of April 22, 2006. A...
  • Modelturnedbeggar gets new lease of life November 1, 2007

    New Delhi: Former model Geetanjali Nagpal, who recently hit the headlines for begging on the streets of the Capital, is all set to make a new beginning. A Delhi court had sent the 33yearold model to a rehabilitation centre after her story was widely reported in the media two months ago....
  • What's making news in Indian metros today October 6, 2007

    New Delhi: Mumbai municipal authorities will begin an animal census in the city from October 8. A Delhi court has ruled that model Geetanjali Nagpal will have to stay at the Vidyasagar Institute of Mental Health for three more weeks. Chandigarh Police lathicharged cricket fans again on Friday after they...
  • Modelturned beggar Geetanjali Nagpal recovers September 17, 2007

    New Delhi: The condition of former ramp modelturned begger Geetanjali Nagpal is improving says doctors at the Delhi Vimhans hospital where she is being treated free of cost, courtesy NGOs and Delhi Commission for Women. The former model was found begging on the streets and was aggressive initially when brought here....
  • Fame Fatale: Glamour is no model industry September 5, 2007

    The riches to rags story of 32yearold former model Geetanjali Nagpal, who once walked the ramp with Sushmita Sen, is a stark one. From walking the ramp to being cut off from her family and finally begging on the streets of Delhi after years of being addicted to drugs, Geetanjali...
  • India 360: Life on the fast lane in glamour world September 4, 2007

    Once a model living life in the fast lane, Geetanjali Nagpal today sleeps on the streets of Delhi and begs for a living. Anupama Varma speaks on life in the fashion industry. ...
  • Exsupermodel begs for a living, sleeps on streets September 3, 2007

    New Delhi: It's a riches to rags story of Geetanjali Nagpal, a former super model who once walked the ramp with Sushmita Sen, but today is forced to lead a desolate life on the streets of Delhi. She now dresses in shabby clothes and begs for scraps for a living....