Manoj

  • Mercedes, BMWs, Audis hot favourites of Indian politicians 13-04-2014 06:44 PM

    New Delhi: Wealthy Indian politicians prefer nothing less than Mercedes, BMWs, Jaguars, Audis or gas-guzzling SUVs to scorch the road. While marquee brands like Mercedes, BMWs and Jaguars appear to be hot-favourites for the rich and mighty, home- grown SUVs like Scorpios and Tata Safaris are among other common brands....
  • Fight between Mayank, Manoj and De Kock for opener's slot in Delhi Daredevils 11-04-2014 07:59 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Daredevils team management, comprising of skipper Kevin Pietersen and coach Gary Kirsten, will have to fret over Murali Vijay's opening partner before Royal Challengers Bangalore come calling in their opening IPL fixture on April 17 at Sharjah. As of now India's Test specialist Vijay, who was...
  • LS polls: 36 percent of electors cast their vote in first 6 hours of polling in Jharkhand 10-04-2014 02:50 PM

    Around 36 percent of electors on Thursday cast their ballot in the first six hours of polling for four Lok Sabha seats from Jharkhand, officials said. Voting began in Koderma, Lohardaga, Palamu and Chatra constituencies at 7 a.m. and will end at 4 p.m. Koderma witnessed the highest polling among...
  • Criminals enter crime world by chance, get addicted: Manoj Bajpayee 10-04-2014 10:33 AM

    Mumbai: Actor Manoj Bajpayee, who is returning to television with crime-based show 'Encounter', says criminals enter the world of crime by chance and later get addicted to it. Bajpayee will be seen playing the host of the show, narrating each story from a neutral viewpoint and also leaving the audience...
  • 'Outsider' Manoj Tiwari tries star spell in 'neglected' constituency 04-04-2014 04:49 PM

    New Delhi: For some he is an "outsider" and for some he is a popular figure, but to Manoj Tiwari, BJP candidate for North East Delhi constituency, these people are his "own". The Bhojpuri actor-turned politician is confident of writing a new chapter of development in this "neglected" constituency that...
  • Tiwary, Saha steer Bengal to win against Jharkhand 03-04-2014 03:42 PM

    Kolkata: Manoj Tiwary and Wriddhiman Saha struck fluent half-centuries as Bengal cantered to an eight-wicket win over Jharkhand in their East Zone league match for the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy T20 tournament at Eden Gardens on Thursday. Saha was more aggressive among the duo hitting seven boundaries and one six...
  • Disability no handicap for this 17-year-old law aspirant, uses his toes to write exams 01-04-2014 11:15 AM

    Manoj Machra was born with no hands. In normal circumstances, someone with his disability would have accepted his fate and moved on, but not this 17-year-old: He hopes to get 80-85 percent in his secondary exams and aspires for a career in law. His sheer grit and determination to complete...
  • BJP leader Manoj Tiwari owns cash and assets over Rs 14 crore 27-03-2014 11:48 AM

    Singer, actor and BJP leader from north East Delhi Manoj Tiwari has cash of Rs 4.5 lakh, bank deposits and investments valued at Rs 11 lakh. He has jewellery worth 3.7 lakh. The Cars he drives are worth Rs 91.4 Lakh. Tiwari has properties in Varanasi, Mumbai and Delhi valued...
  • I'm sure that 'Ek Hasina Thi' title track will be appreciated: Sunidhi Chauhan 25-03-2014 05:28 PM

    New Delhi: Popular Bollywood singer Sunidhi Chauhan has lent her voice to the title track of the forthcoming romantic thriller TV series "Ek Hasina Thi". Composed by Tapas and written by Manoj Yadav, the song is in the fusion space with a tinge of semi-classical Indian tunes. Sunidhi says the...
  • Sidelining of BJP leaders a conspiracy against Brahmins: Samajwadi Party 24-03-2014 04:57 PM

    Samajwadi Party on Monday termed "sidelining" of senior BJP leaders a "conspiracy" by Narendra Modi and Rajnath Singh against the Brahmin community and said the party was no more in the battle for Lok Sabha elections in Uttar Pradesh due to internal bickering. "The way in which senior leaders like...
  • Manoj Bajpayee returns to TV with a crime-based show 22-03-2014 05:49 PM

    Mumbai: Manoj Bajpayee, who was an active small screen and theatre artist before making it big in films, will be seen in a new TV show 'Encounter', a crime-based entertainer. During his early years in showbiz, the rustic and versatile actor was seen in TV shows like 'Kurukshetra', 'Swabhimaan' and...
  • BJP does not decide candidates on basis of religion, region: Vardhan 16-03-2014 08:19 PM

    New Delhi: A day after the BJP announced candidates for the seven Lok Sabha seats of Delhi, the party's state president Harsh Vardhan on Sunday said the team formed is a well mix of people from all socio-economic background of the society. Vardhan held a press conference here with the...
  • Are celebrities misfits in electoral politics? 13-03-2014 10:48 PM

    Elections for the 16th Lok Sabha are witnessing many entrants from the sports and glamour industry. While actor Gul Panag will be contesting as an Aam Aadmi Party candidate from Chandigarh, former footballer Baichung Bhutia is contesting the Lok Sabha elections on Trinamool Congress ticket. ...
  • Spending time with family is the best stress buster: Manoj Bajpayee 09-03-2014 04:45 PM

    Mumbai: What is the best way to reduce tension? Spending time with the family, says acclaimed actor Manoj Bajpayee. "Getting candid with my family the best stress-buster. One look at them and I feel every trouble is worth it. Do you think so too?" -- tweeted Manoj who is married...
  • Bengal to meet Tamil Nadu in Vijay Hazare quarters after beating Assam 07-03-2014 06:37 PM

    Ranchi: East Zone heavyweights Bengal beat last year's runners-up Assam by 12 runs to make it to the quarter-final of the Vijay Hazare Trophy where they will meet Tamil Nadu. Put into bat, Bengal scored a massive 321 for six in 50 overs and then bowled out Assam for 309...
  • SC takes note of ink attack on Subrata Roy, issues notice to lawyer 05-03-2014 04:22 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday took note of the ink attack that took place on Sahara Chief Subrata Roy outside the court premises on Tuesday. The attack has been seen as an obstruction in the administration of justice. The apex court has issued a contempt of court notice...
  • Leader Talk: In conversation with Stephen Fleming, Manoj Gaur 01-03-2014 05:56 PM

    In this show we talk about the leadership mantras with successful leaders from the world of corporate India and sports. ...
  • Manoj Tiwary back in Bengal team for Vijay Hazare Trophy 16-02-2014 11:38 PM

    Kolkata: A fit-again Manoj Tiwary was on Sunday named in the Bengal's Vijay Hazare Trophy one-day team, which will be led by Laxmi Ratan Shukla. Tiwary missed cricketing action for about eight months due to a knee surgery. Bengal will begin their campaign against Orissa on February 27 in Agartala....
  • 10 Janpath: Amit Sadh's biopic on Kargil war hero shelved? 15-02-2014 07:55 AM

    Mumbai: Actor Amit Sadh's two most talked about projects - '10 Janpath' and a biopic on a Kargil war hero seem to have landed in cold storage. The TV actor, who shot to fame with 'Kai Po Che' had bagged the political thriller '10 Janpath' soon after the success of...
  • Disappointed by KKR snub, Tiwary eyes India comeback 14-02-2014 10:30 PM

    Kolkata: Disappointed at being ignored by by city franchise Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) during the IPL players auctions, middle-order batsman Manoj Tiwary is eyeing to stage a comeback to the Indian cricket team through impressive performances in the upcoming Vijay Hazare Trophy. The Hazare trophy begins on February 27. Tiwary,...
  • 10 books actor Manoj Bajpayee loves and wants you to read 13-02-2014 10:16 AM

    Ever wondered what books movie stars read and who their favourite authors are? We asked actor Manoj Bajpaye, a veteran of critically acclaimed films such as 'Satya', 'Pinjar' and 'Gangs of Wasseypur', what his favourite books were. Among Manoj's list were 'Waiting for Godot' and 'Midnight's Children'. Let's share the...
  • Manoj Bajpayee to act in the remake of Malayalam film 'Traffic' 06-02-2014 04:35 PM

    Mumbai: Manoj Bajpayee has proved his acting mettle in movies like 'Pinjar' and 'Gangs of Wasseypur', but dubbing is something which is still 'tedious' for the actor. The 44-year-old took to Twitter to announce that he was dubbing for his upcoming film which is a remake of Malayalam film 'Traffic'....
  • Movie inspired three school students embark on mission to catch Dawood Ibrahim 04-02-2014 06:05 PM

    Three Bihar school students, who thought up a hare-brained scheme to earn a huge amount of cash as reward if they could catch gangster Dawood Ibrahim, have returned home chastened after running out of money. The three class 9 students ran away from school last Saturday with the dream of...
  • Intimate scenes? Have always been the toughest to do: Manoj Bajpayee 03-02-2014 08:02 AM

    Mumbai: Manoj Bajpayee has proved to be one of the finest actors with his performances in movies like 'Raajneeti' and 'Gangs of Wasseypur', but he says it's still difficult for him to do intimate scenes. "Even though my movies require me to shoot a lot of intimate scenes, they've always...
  • Intimate scenes are always tough to do: Manoj Bajpayee 02-02-2014 05:08 PM

    Mumbai: Manoj Bajpayee has proved to be one of the finest actors with his performances in movies like 'Raajneeti' and 'Gangs of Wasseypur', but he says it's still difficult for him to do intimate scenes. "Even though my movies require me to shoot a lot of intimate scenes, they've always...
  • IBNLive poll: Majority of people think Manoj Bajpayee should play Arvind Kejriwal in his biopic 23-01-2014 12:48 PM

    New Delhi: Enacting a real-life person is easier said than done. And when the celebrity an actor is expected to embody is as popular as Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, the task does get complex, right? But when we have Manoj Bajpayee as an option, we know he can rise...
  • Arvind Kejriwal is like a new shirt, he is yet to go through the wash: Manoj Kumar 22-01-2014 12:40 PM

    New Delhi: Veteran actor Manoj Kumar, who played powerful roles as the quintessential common man, says the Aam Aadmi government has to fulfill its promises as the youth have a lot of expectation from them. The 76-year-old actor says he is happy to see an awakening in people, especially the...
  • Naseeruddin Shah, Pankaj Kapur to work together in 'Company Ustad'? 21-01-2014 01:24 PM

    Mumbai: Veteran actors and brothers-in-law Naseeruddin Shah and Pankaj Kapur have been approached by young director Nitin Chandra to work together for his upcoming film 'Company Ustad'. Actresses-sisters Ratna and Supriya Pathak are married to Naseer and Pankaj respectively, but neither the sisters nor the brothers-in-law have ever been seen...
  • Two Ministers of State elevated to Cabinet rank 18-01-2014 02:37 PM

    Two Ministers of State of the Uttar Pradesh government were on Saturday elevated to the rank of Cabinet minister. Ministers of State Manoj Pandey and Gayatri Prasad Prajapati were administered the oath by Governor BL Joshi at the Raj Bhawan. Though name of MLA Shivakant Ojha was also announced for...
  • UTV to co-produce Suriya's Tamil film 'Anjaan' 15-01-2014 02:00 PM

    Chennai: On the occasion of Pongal, UTV Motion Pictures Tuesday announced it will co-produce actor Suriya Sivakumar's upcoming Tamil action-thriller 'Anjaan', which is also being produced by Thirrupathi Brothers. 'Anjaan', which means stranger, is being directed by N. Lingusamy. "We are extremely delighted to continue our strong relationship with N....