LUNGI

  • Honey Singh on his work ethics: Please don't rush me; please don't ask me to deliver a song in hours; please don't say, 'Kuch bhi chalega' August 24, 2014

    Mumbai: Rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh, who rustled up hit number 'Aata majhi satakli' for 'Singham Returns' in 30 minutes, says quick work means "compromising with quality" and that he now wants to focus on durable compositions. "I couldn't say no to the 'Singham Returns' track, although I had no time...
  • 'Because I like a gentle breeze around my legs': We asked why Indians are still madly fond of the 'lungi', Twitter did not disappoint with hilarious replies July 2, 2014

    Indians made Kevin Spacy wear it. Shah Rukh Khan wore it like a boss. Most Indians who selfadmittedly like a bit of cool breeze around their legs still wear it at home. I was worried the lungi a traditional Indian cloth generally worn by men around their waist ...
  • I want to do limited but good work: Honey Singh February 8, 2014

    Mumbai: Unlike other singers who love to work on multiple songs at a stretch, Rapper and music composer Yo Yo Honey Singh wants to focus on quality over quantity. "I don't want to work more. I want to do limited but good work," Honey Singh said here Friday at the launch...
  • Mammootty, Mohanlal perform 'Lungi Dance' with Shah Rukh Khan January 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Shah Rukh Khan might be living a busy life, but he is certainly not one of those celebrities who crib about his hectic work schedule. The actor, who ushered in the New Year with his family in Dubai, was back to his favorite destination, this time for professional...
  • I'm fine if a guy sings my song to impress my daughter: Honey Singh December 6, 2013

    New Delhi: Rapper Honey Singh says his songs are not to demean women and claims if a boy sings them to impress his daughter he has no problem with it. The 23yearold 'Lungi Dance' hitmaker, who is married for more than two years, said that audience like songs on girls...
  • Sanjay Dutt to perform 'Lungi Dance' for inmates in Yerawada Jail September 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Actor Sanjay Dutt along with 50 inmates in Pune's Yerawada Central Jail will stage a play, as part of a fundraiser programme, on September 26. The annual event, which is expected to continue for a couple of hours, has been organized by the jail authorities. Interestingly, Sanjay will...
  • Sanjay Dutt to perform on Shah Rukh Khan's 'lungi dance' in jail September 17, 2013

    Actor Sanjay Dutt, who is lodged in jail, will perform on Shah Rukh Khan 'lungi dance' song from Chennai Express in Yerwada jail in Pune. The actor will perform at a fundraising event. ...
  • Aboard Chennai Express August 8, 2013

    Shah Rukh Khan starrer 'Chennai Express' is being released with much hype with King Khan going all out to promote the film. The movie is being released in 3500 screens across India. CNNIBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand caught up with the star and his leading lady Deepika Padukone to make...
  • Rajinikanth liked the naughty 'Lungi dance': Shah Rukh Khan August 8, 2013

    Mumbai: Superstar Shah Rukh Khan was elated when Rajinikanth called him up and praised the 'naughty' number 'Thalaiva tribute (Lungi dance)', a special track in honour of the legendary actor in 'Chennai Express'. "He (Rajinikanth) called me three days back and he saw the video on YouTube. He said it's very...
  • 'Chennai Express': VishalShekhar upset with SRK over 'Lungi dance'? August 1, 2013

    Mumbai: Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone's 'Lungi dance' may well be the talk of the Btown, but the song has led to tensions with the team of 'Chennai Express'. There seems to be a controversy surrounding the song and as a result, the music composers of 'Chennai Express' VishalShekhar...
  • Chennai Express: SRK, Deepika's tribute to Rajini in 'Lungi Dance' July 30, 2013

    The song has already gone viral and now Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone feature in a special video for Yo Yo Singh's latest song 'Lungi Dance'. The song is part of the promotions of SRKDeepika's upcoming film 'Chennai Express'. Directed by Rohit Shetty, the film is based in Tamil...
  • Shah Rukh Khan defies health warnings, puts in long hours at work July 25, 2013

    Mumbai: Superstar Shah Rukh Khan has been defying health warnings and spending long hours at work. Shah Rukh, who underwent a shoulder surgery in May, has been juggling with multiple tasks of late. Post surgery, he was advised at least 10 hours of sleep to help his weak shoulder recuperate faster....
  • Why Deepika wore a lungi in 'Chennai Express' February 7, 2013

    New Delhi: Hopefully, Deepika Padukone's 'lungi' and shirt look from 'Chennai Express' posters does not spark a trend but it has certainly made everyone do a double take. The actress reveals that film's lead actor Shah Rukh Khan and director Rohit Shetty came up with the idea to dress her in...
  • SRK's 'lungi' scare in 'RA.One' July 30, 2010

    After sporting a dhoti in Swades, Shah Rukh Khan had to wear a lungi during a particular shot for his home production RA.One. The actor tweets, Wore lungi for a scene. It kind of gets windy and cool after a while coupled with the fear that it may open. Tense...
  • Sharjah launches crackdown on 'humble lungi' April 7, 2010

    Dubai: It may be the traditional drape of millions of Indians but the 'humble lungi' has attracted the wrath of authorities in Sharjah as the police is reportedly cracking down on men wearing the dress in public places. There has, however, been no official communication to this effect. Local reports said...