Kishore

  • Lalu crosses century mark in helicopter rides for campaigning 11-04-2014 03:59 PM

    No matter what the outcome of the Lok Sabha elections in Bihar, RJD supremo Lalu Prasad has already entered the record books with a century and counting - of helicopter rides for campaigning. As of Thursday, he had undertaken at least 103 flights and could well make it a double...
  • BJP's list of 8 Legislative Council candidates includes a former RJD leader 28-02-2014 06:16 PM

    Former RJD leader Nawal Kishore Yadav was among eight candidates nominated by the BJP to contest the legislative council seats, the polling for which will be held on March 20 next, a party leader said on Friday. Yadav, a sitting MLC, will contest from his traditional Patna (teacher) seat, while...
  • Suspended RJD MLC Nawal Kishore Yadav joins BJP 27-02-2014 02:43 PM

    RJD MLC Nawal Kishore Yadav, who was suspended last year by party supremo Lalu Prasad for praising Narendra Modi, on Thursday joined the BJP along with large number of his supporters. Yadav, a three-term RJD MLC, was given primary membership of the party by its state unit President Mangal Pandey...
  • Nitish Kumar appeals legislators to maintain 'decorum' in Assembly 21-02-2014 06:03 PM

    With acrimony between former NDA ally JD(U) and BJP intensifying in Legislative Assembly, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar intervened and urged members to maintain "decorum" and pleaded to remove "unsavoury" words used by them from the proceeding. Kumar's intervention came when the House was locked in slogan shouting and trading of...
  • Five booked for kidnapping Gujarat-based businessman 20-02-2014 02:35 PM

    Police in Patna on Thursday filed a chargesheet against five people in the abduction of a Gujarat-based businessman in Bihar last year in October. All five accused named in the chargesheet, filed in the court of chief judicial magistrate in Saran district, are currently lodged in jail. "We have filed...
  • No political leader involved in Gujarati man's abduction: Nitish Kumar 18-02-2014 08:46 PM

    No political leader was involved in the abduction of a Gujarat-based businessman nor was ransom paid to free him, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said in Patnaon Tuesday. In his reply to a discussion in the assembly on law and order, Nitish Kumar said the investigation by the Criminal Investigation...
  • War of words between CM, opposition leader in Bihar Assembly 17-02-2014 07:10 PM

    The Bihar Assembly on Monday witnessed a war of words between Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Opposition leader Nand Kishore Yadav over the minister in-charge's replying to certain queries instead of the CM, who held those portfolios. During a starred question of BJP's Sachindra Prasad Singh, regarding fencing of 'kabrastans'...
  • Lalu Yadav's comments on tea seller is a good wish for Narendra Modi: BJP 15-02-2014 08:12 PM

    With RJD President Lalu Prasad expressing doubt over Narendra Modi selling tea and claiming himself a "real" tea vendor, senior BJP leader Nand Kishore Yadav on Saturday said one thing is clear that even the RJD chief accepts that a tea seller could become Prime Minister. "Its another thing that...
  • Postal inspector arrested for taking bribe of Rs 2,000 15-02-2014 07:24 PM

    A postal inspector was nabbed by CBI for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 2,000 from the head post office here. Superintendent of the Post Office, RK Tiwari confirmed the arrest of Postal Inspector, Roop Kishore by the CBI team yesterday evening. Posted at Bulandshahr, Kishore was entrusted with examining...
  • SC imposed Rs 5 lakh fine on ex-SP MLA 07-02-2014 08:19 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday slapped a fine of Rs 5 lakh on an ex-SP MLA for "resorting to untenable and mala fide grounds" while seeking review of its verdict refusing a stay on his conviction in a criminal case. Taking strong exception to Kishore Samrite's argument that...
  • At Rs 850 crore, Bihar-based businessman to be Rajya Sabha's richest member 30-01-2014 11:16 AM

    Patna: At Rs 850 crore, he is likely to be the richest Rajya Sabha member. Bihar-based businessman Ravindra Kishore Sinha is the head of the security firm SIS which posts an annual turnover of Rs 3,000 crore. In his assets declaration form, he declared his total worth as Rs 850...
  • Ahead of LS polls former BSP, SP leaders join BJP 27-01-2014 08:08 PM

    Three former leaders of the BSP and SP on Monday joined the BJP ahead of the Lok Sabha polls, Uttar Pradesh BJP president Lakshmikant Bajpai said on Monday. Former Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) MP Rajesh Verma, who was a member of the 14th Lok Sabha, joined the Bharatiya Janata Party...
  • 'Goli Soda' review: This Tamil film is a slap in the face of heroism 25-01-2014 01:06 PM

    Cast: Kishore, Sree Raam, Pandi, Murugesh, A. Manoharan, Seetha, Chandini, Imman Annachi, Sujatha Sivakumar Director: SD Vijay Milton Rating: 4 out of 5 Featuring child actors in lead roles, S.D. Vijay Milton's 'Goli Soda' should not be confused with a children's film. It has the innocence of Mani Ratnam's 'Anjali',...
  • 4 business turnarounds in the making 17-01-2014 03:22 PM

    1. Mining Moguls The unexpected winding up of the Shah Commission, which was investigating illegal mining, may have raised environmentalists' eyebrows, but the Indian mining sector is looking forward to a better year. Mining had stalled for about two years, hurting mining and steel companies like Sesa Goa and JSW...
  • Watch the sleek and stylish trailer of 'Ulidavaru Kandante' 17-01-2014 02:18 PM

    New Delhi: The trailer of 'Ulidavaru Kandante' has created a good buzz on the internet. Directed by Rakshit Shetty, the film features Rakshit Shetty, Kishore and Tara in the lead roles. The film is expected to be released in February, 2014. ...
  • Vasundhara Raje appoints BJP's district chiefs in Bikaner and Ajmer 09-01-2014 04:04 PM

    BJP's state unit president and Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje has nominated two district presidents of the party. Nand Kishore Solanki and Bhagwati Prasad Saraswat have been nominated for the post of party's district president for Bikaner and Ajmer units respectively, according to party's state general secretary Ramcharan Bohra. ...
  • BJP disrupts Bihar Assembly, wants CBI probe in Patna serial blasts 12-12-2013 03:33 PM

    The Bihar assembly proceedings were disrupted on Thursday by the opposition BJP which demanded CBI probe into the Patna serial blasts ahead of its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's rally on October 27. The assembly was adjourned till 2.30 pm after the ruckus in the morning. Bharatiya Janata Party leader...
  • No plans to bring no-confidence motion against Nitish Kumar: BJP 12-12-2013 01:41 PM

    The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) said on Thursday it has no plans to bring a no-confidence motion against the Bihar government.The comment a day after Chief Minister Nitish Kumar dared the opposition to vote him out in the legislature. BJP leader in the state assembly, Nand Kishore Yadav, said: "There...
  • Ram Leela: Case filed against Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Ranveer Singh 07-12-2013 02:50 PM

    Bareilly: On the directives of a local court here, a case has been filed against 12 persons, including the director and star cast of Hindi feature film 'Goliyon Ki Raslila Ramleela'. The case was lodged in Bhamaura police station last night against 12 persons including the director - Sanjay Leela...
  • Sonu Nigam is no less than Kishoreda: Pankaj Udhas 06-12-2013 11:47 AM

    New Delhi: Praising Sonu Nigam's versatility, ghazal singer Pankaj Udhas compared him with a legend like Kishore Kumar. "I have seen many singers, but few are as versatile as Sonu. He reminds me of Kishoreda. His versatility is such that I don't consider him less than Kishoreda," Udhas said here...
  • Suspended RJD MLC, brother booked for illegal sale of liquor 27-11-2013 08:22 AM

    An FIR was registered on Tuesday against suspended RJD Legislator Nawal Kishore Yadav in connection with illegal sale of liquor from his sweets shop, police said. Acting on a tip off, police raided the shop and nabbed three persons selling liquor there, Deputy Superintendent of Police, Sachivalaya, Manish Kumar told...
  • Striking government employees unrelenting, defy ESMA 20-11-2013 11:15 PM

    The striking Uttar Pradesh government employees continued their strike for the ninth day on Wednesday, even after the state government invoked the Essential Services Maintenance Act (ESMA). Firming up their stand, employee unions said they were ready to face the consequences of the strike and the ESMA promulgation, slammed the...
  • Vijaya Bhaskar hopes to score hat-trick with Venkatesh 14-11-2013 04:30 PM

    Chennai: Director K Vijaya Bhaskar, who delivered Telugu blockbusters such as 'Nuvvu Naku Nachav' and 'Malliswari' with actor Daggubati Venkatesh, hopes to score a hat-trick with 'Masala' which is coming out Thursday. 'Masala' is the Telugu remake of Hindi comedy 'Bol Bachchan'. "My films are known for providing wholesome entertainment...
  • Manna Dey: The last of the great male playback singers 24-10-2013 02:21 PM

    New Delhi: With the death of Prabodh Chandra Dey aka Manna Dey, we have lost the last pillar of the legendary playback singers of Hindi cinema. With Rafi, Kishore and Mukesh long gone, with Mana Dey's demise the tradition of the singers who excelled without any support from technology, has...
  • Lalu's ex-secretary dodging CBI for 17 years, disappeared after fodder scam surfaced 03-10-2013 02:43 PM

    Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad's private secretary during 1990-96 and his partner in crime in the fodder scam has continued to dodge the CBI for 17 years, even though he was seen reportedly "enjoying life" in Dehradun in Uttarakhand state. Lalu Prasad is among the 45 people convicted on...
  • Kishore Kumar biopic will take time: Ranbir Kapoor 02-10-2013 11:10 AM

    Kolkata: Actor Ranbir Kapoor, who is set to play legendary singer Kishore Kumar in a biopic directed by Anurag Basu, Tuesday confirmed that the project will be delayed due to script issues. Ranbir will work with Kashyap in his next venture 'Jagga Jasoos', following which the duo will resume work...
  • Give representation to people of Uttarakhand in polls: Kishore Upadhyay 15-09-2013 11:33 PM

    New Delhi: Former Uttarakhand minister Kishore Upadhyay on Sunday demanded adequate representation to people from the state in the forthcoming Delhi Assembly polls to help the party come to power again. The former Tehri MLA said Delhi has a big population of people from various areas of Uttarakhand and can...
  • Akshay, Riteish, Tusshar: Are heroes the new age comic relief? 11-09-2013 11:56 AM

    New Delhi: Probably it was the beginning of the talkie era which made the filmmakers realise the importance of breathers. The directors had started experimenting with the themes and they were feeling the need of giving a relatively lighter scene before packing the climax with a punch. Earlier comedians were...
  • 'Thanga Meengal' review: This Tamil film is a brave attempt 31-08-2013 12:29 PM

    Cast: Ramsubramaniam, Shelly Kishore, Sadhana, Rohini, Padmapriya Director: Ramsubramaniam Rating: 3.5 out of 5 Ram's 'Thanga Meenal' is not your ordinary Tamil film that comes week after week. It's a rare children's film that rises to live up to its purpose while stumbling along the way. Despite being overly sentimental...