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  • Subhash Ghai: Karan Johar and Rohit Shetty will be associated with me for the 'Ram Lakhan' remake; haven't finalised the cast yet 50 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Director Subhash Ghai, whose two '80s hits 'Ram Lakhan' and 'Hero' are set to get their remakes, says while redoing a film one should make sure that it will be relevant with time. 'Ram Lakhan' will be remade by Karan Johar and Ghai while superstar Salman Khan is remaking 'Hero'...
  • Kolkata International Children's Film Festival begins Sunday Yesterday

    Kolkata: Workshops, quizzes and over 200 films for children from 25 countries, in addition to India, will be the highlights at the fourth edition of Kolkata International Children's Film Festival beginning here Sunday. As many as 180 films from India will be screened at the fest which concludes Dec 28, said...
  • Golf: Jordan Spieth wins World Chellenge title, Tiger Woods joint 17th December 8, 2014

    Jordan Spieth became the youngest champion of the Hero World Challenge with a six-under 66 on the final round that took him to a tournament record 26-under 262 and gave him a victory by 10 shots at Isleworth Golf and Country Club Sunday. The win took Spieth once again into top-10...
  • Ailing Tiger Woods soldiers on at Hero World Challenge December 7, 2014

    Tournament host Tiger Woods battled nausea and fever but soldiered through the third round of the Hero World Challenge to shoot a three-under-par 69 at Isleworth on Saturday. Woods, in last place in the 18-player field, coughed repeatedly into a towel and vomited along the third fairway, but carried on in...
  • 'Tu Mera Hero' is a situation comedy, which is rarely seen on TV these days: Akhilendra Mishra December 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Actor Akhilendra Mishra, who is starring in a new TV comedy 'Tu Mera Hero', says the plot of the show attracted him to try his luck in a fuuny role for the first time. The 54-year-old 'Chandrakanta' actor said the show is different from other daily soaps on TV....
  • Waah yaar, kamaal karte ho: Salman Khan to Varun Dhawan for experimenting with his role in 'Badlapur' December 5, 2014

    Mumbai: Superstar Salman Khan is all praise for newbie actor Varun Dhawan for trying out a 'different' performance in upcoming film 'Badlapur' and has taken to twitter to tell him this. Varun, 27, who has earlier featured in comical and romantic roles in Bollywood, will be seen in a rowdy...
  • Tiger Woods at a loss to explain first-round flop at Isleworth December 5, 2014

    Tiger Woods was at a loss to explain his latest struggles after an error-strewn return to competitive golf on Thursday at the Isleworth course he knows like the back of his hand. The former world number one sputtered to a five-over 77 in the opening round of the Hero World Challenge...
  • Golf: Tiger Woods to test his back and new swing at Hero World Challenge December 4, 2014

    Orlando: A brand new swing and a fit-again back would both be put through a stringent test when celebrated golfer Tiger Woods makes a comeback at the Hero World Challenge against a highly competitive field, which includes six Major winners. The 38-year-old has not played since August 8, after missing the...
  • 'Badlapur's' beginning is not to be missed, stresses director Sriram Raghavan December 3, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Sriram Raghavan says if audiences miss the initial scenes of his next movie 'Badlapur', they should try and catch another show of the Varun Dhawan-starrer. The filmmaker and the cast of the film unveiled its teaser here Tuesday. Talking about the movie, Raghavan said: "In the early part of the...
  • Reception in India was phenomenal: Tiger Woods December 3, 2014

    Left pleasantly surprised by the warm reception he received in India earlier this year, American golfer Tiger Woods on Wednesday said the response to his maiden trip was nothing short of phenomenal. Woods, one of the most successful golfers the game has ever seen, visited Delhi on the invitation of Hero...
  • Pawan Munjal proud to have Tiger Woods on board December 2, 2014

    Munjal, who is the Vice Chairman, CEO and Managing Director of the Hero Motocorp, is proud to have Tiger Woods on board as the global brand ambassador of the company. ...
  • 'Mockingjay' disarms 'Penguins' to retain top spot at U.S. box office December 1, 2014

    Los Angeles/New York: 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1,' the third film in the dystopian action series starring Jennifer Lawrence, collected $56.9 million to hold off advances by animated films 'Penguins of Madagascar' and 'Big Hero 6' and claim victory at the U.S. holiday weekend box office. 'Penguins of Madagascar,'...
  • Hero Xtreme Sports launched in India at Rs 67,337 November 25, 2014

    Hero MotoCorp seem to be on a launching spree this year with their latest offering being the Xtreme Sports. Showcased just before the expo, the Sports has a different design than the already revamped Xtreme. It gets dual brow LED pilot lamps and an edgier street-fighter like headlamp. At first glance,...
  • Tiger Woods returns to competitive golf at Hero World Challenge November 18, 2014

    New Delhi: The Hero World Challenge - the premier PGA TOUR event hosted by the Tiger Woods Foundation - will tee-off at the Isleworth Golf & Country Club in Orlando, Florida from December 4 to 7 this year. The world's top 18 golfers, including 14-time major champion Woods, will participate in...
  • ISL 2014: NorthEast United FC held to goalless draw by FC Pune City at home November 15, 2014

    Guwahati: NorthEast United FC and FC Pune City drew 0-0 in a hard-fought Indian Super League (ISL) match at the Indira Gandhi Stadium here Saturday. Pune FC improved to 12 points from eight matches but remained in the third spot in the standings while NorthEast United FC stayed in the fifth...
  • Watch: Rajeev Masand reviews 'Big Hero 6', 'Nightcrawler', 'Interstellar', 'The Shaukeens' November 8, 2014

    In this week's episode of 'Now Showing', Rajeev Masand reviews 'Big Hero 6', 'Nightcrawler', 'Interstellar', 'The Shaukeens'. He also talks to the cast of Bollywood film 'Kill Dil' and Hollywood sci-fi 'Interstellar'. ...
  • 'Big Hero 6' review: You'll be chuckling throughout, and 95 minutes will fly by November 7, 2014

    Cast: Ryan Potter, Scott Adsit, Jamie Chung, Damon Wayans Jr, Génesis Rodríguez, TJ Miller, Daniel Henney, Maya Rudolph Director: Don Hall and Chris Williams It's virtually impossible to resist the charm of 'Big Hero 6', the new film from Walt Disney Animation Studios, at whose center is the touching relationship between...
  • Matthew McConaughey wants to do comic book film November 6, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'Interstellar' star Matthew McConaughey is not averse to playing a comic book superhero. The actor, who was being eyed to play the lead in Marvel's 'Doctor Strange' before it went to Benedict Cumberbatch, said he would love to take on a superhero role only if he feels he can...
  • Hero Electric launches two new Avior e-cycles in India at Rs 18,990 onwards October 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Two-wheeler maker Hero Electric launched two models of e-cycles under Avior range, priced at between Rs 18,990 and Rs 19,290 (ex-showroom Delhi). The e-cycles that aim to tap corporate professionals in metro cities will also be available in Bangalore, Mumbai, Pune, Hyderabad, Bangalore and Chennai. "This is primarily targeted at...
  • Elton John at AIDS event: Pope Francis is my hero October 29, 2014

    New York: Elton John has called Pope Francis "my hero" for his compassion and push to accept gays in the Catholic church, at his annual AIDS benefit. John hosted the event, "An Enduring Vision: A Benefit for the Elton John AIDS Foundation," Tuesday night in New York City. He says Francis...
  • Hero to launch two new scooter models in next one year October 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Seeking to cash in on the fast growing scooter segment in the domestic market, the country's largest two-wheeler maker Hero MotoCorp plans to launch two new models in next one year. The company is also considering to scale up its monthly scooter production to 1 lakh units by January...
  • Snapshot: Doesn't Sooraj Pancholi resemble a young Salman Khan as he sports a chiselled and shirtless look in 'Hero'? October 15, 2014

    Raw energy, chiselled abs and a devil-may-care look. Young actor Sooraj Pancholi looks smoking' hot in the first look of the 1983 Subhash Ghai remake. Starring Pancholi and Athiya Shetty (Suniel Shetty's daughter) in key roles, the film has been produced by Salman Khan and directed by Nikhil Advani. The...
  • Watch: Quaint culinary adventures and a pani-puri bet makes 'Chilli Paneer' a cute love story October 12, 2014

    Ken Chang belongs to a well-respected business family in Singapore. Asha Rao is a successful art director in Mumbai. A chance encounter sets off a series of events that culminate in them discovering the purpose of their life - a journey they must take together.Directed by National Award-winning filmmaker Shivendra...
  • Doctors hailed as 'real heroes' as they save lives of shelling October 10, 2014

    Jammu: While soldiers at International Border give a befitting reply to firings by Pakistan, the contribution of doctors who are treating people, including BSF jawans, injured in the cross-border shelling in Jammu is also remarkable. The doctors at the Government Medical College and Hospital (GMC&H), Jammu, have saved lives of...
  • 'Indian heros of WW1' lays out contribution of Indian soldiers in the war: Author September 30, 2014

    The year 2014 marks century to the beginning of four year long World War 1 that triggered with the killing of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and left 1.2 million Indians dead fighting on behalf of the Britishers who then ruled India. The book called 'The Indian Heroes of WW1' by author...
  • 2014 Hero Karizma ZMR review: Improves upon many but not all aspects of the previous bikes September 12, 2014

    The reactions to the reveal of the new Karizma were pretty strong. For every comment that said the new bike looked great, there was one person who claimed to have his eyes glaze over at Hero's umpteeth cosmetic update to the motorcycle. And two others who hated the way it...
  • Snapshot: Suniel Shetty's daughter Athiya looks like she's camera shy September 8, 2014

    Suniel Shetty's daughter Athiya looks like she's camera shy. The young actress was spotted outside a popular theatre in Mumbai recently. Athiya will soon be seen opposite Aditya Pancholi's son, Suraj in the film 'Hero'. Directed by Nikhil Advani, the film is a remake of Subhash Ghai's 1983 hit buy...
  • Hero HX250R to be launched in India this year September 1, 2014

    If you've been following the snippets we brought you from the Auto Expo this year, you'd know that Hero MotoCorp has got quite a few products lined up for the next few months. While we had a good look at the Splendor Pro Classic (cafe racer), the Dash and the...
  • Watch: Vigilante team of filmmakers shoot footage of young man who saw two women being harassed by men in a public place and rushed to help August 27, 2014

    A team of filmmakers specializing in shooting social experiments in public places was pleasantly surprised to see a young man jump in to help two women who were being harassed in a public place by several men. Although the authenticity of the video could not be verified, at a time when...