MANTRA

  • Postal stamps on Narendra Modi issued in Bihar May 28, 2014

    A set of four postal stamps and a special cover on Prime Minister Narendra Modi conceptualised by a philatelist from Bihar has been issued by the Department of Posts (DoP). "I conceptualised the stamps and special cover to mark the ascendancy of Narendra Modi as the Prime Minister of India. It...
  • Boman Irani feels Farah Khan's 'Happy New Year' is magical March 18, 2014

    Mumbai: For Boman Irani, Farah Khan's directorial 'Happy New Year' has something "magical" about it and he is confident that the comedy-drama will be a blockbuster. The film stars Deepika Padukone and Shah Rukh Khan in the lead roles. "The buzz around 'Happy New Year' started the day shooting kicked off...
  • Writers are not given their due, they should be respected and valued, says Rajkumar Hirani March 17, 2014

    Mumbai: Director Rajkumar Hirani feels film industry has often short-changed writers and it's high time they get due respect and value for their work. "A good story makes the film good. The script has to be right. Writers are backbone of a film. I feel writers are not given their...
  • Will try to bring my brand of humour in 'India's Got Talent': Andy February 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Video jockey Andy, who attracted eyeballs with his quirky antics and oneliners in reality show 'Bigg Boss Saath7', will be seen hosting the ongoing season of 'India's Got Talent 5'. He says he will try to bring in his "own brand of humour" to the talentbased reality...
  • Indore girl Mansi Moghe to compete for Miss Universe pageant September 6, 2013

    Mumbai: Indore girl Mansi Moghe, who has won the Miss Diva 2013 competition, will now represent India at the Miss Universe pageant, scheduled to take place in Moscow on November 9. The Miss Diva 2013 finale, held here on Thursday night, saw 14 finalists, including Moghe, competing against each other to...
  • Mantra eliminated from 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 6' July 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Radio jockey Mantra is not sure why he got voted out of 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 6'. But he thinks that since he didn't enter the celebrity dance show as a comedian, his chances of continuing with it probably got reduced. Mantra, known for good comic timing and mimicry skills,...
  • Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa: Mukti Mohan, Sana Saeed are wild card entries July 7, 2013

    Mumbai: Four celebrities dancer Mukti Mohan, radio jockey Mantra and actors Sana Saeed and Karan Patel grooved their way into reality show 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 6' as wild card entries Saturday night. Seven celebrities staged powerful performances, giving judges Madhuri Dixit, Karan Johar and Remo D'Souza a tough time...
  • Tamil review: 'Onbathula Guru' lacks a good script March 9, 2013

    Director: P T Selvakumar Actors: Vinay Rai, Premgi Amaren, Lakshmi Rai, Aravind Akash, Sathyan, Jagan, Mantra, Roopashree and Sona Heiden Imagine and write down a list of things that could possibly make a bad, really bad film. Having made your list, carry it along and go to the nearest cinema hall to...
  • '4th Degree' is a different love story: Makers May 9, 2012

    RB Chowdhary's son, Ramesh, is acting in an interesting to which the makers describe it as a distinct love story. Directed by Vamsikrishna, the film sees Meera Nandan of Jai Bolo Telangana fame as the heroine. Rajeev Kanakala is playing the villain. He will be noted in a never seen...
  • SRK talks about his success mantra at a book launch September 1, 2011

    Shah Rukh Khan talks about his success mantra at the launch Arindam Chaudhuri's new book 'Thorns to Competition'. ...
  • ING investment mantra: Kolkata property prices stabilise March 27, 2009

    In the special series ING investment mantra Vineet K Singh of 99 acres.com tells how property prices in Kolkata are inching towards stability making it a favourable investment option. ...
  • Investing in NCR region is a bliss March 23, 2009

    In our special series ING investment mantra today Vineet K Singh of 99 acres.com tells us why investimg in the Delhi NCR region will be a benificial proposition. ...
  • INV Mantra: Choose a life cover for yourself March 13, 2009

    In our money series ING investment mantra, ITRUST Financial Advisors' Dhruv Agarwala tells how to choose a life cover for yourself. ...
  • Investment mantra: Make money in bonds February 27, 2009

    So how can one still make money given the difficult markets? Bajaj Capital's Rajiv Bajaj tells us how to make money in bonds in our ING INVESTMENT MANTRA. ...
  • INV Mantra: All about company fixed deposits February 25, 2009

    Company fixed deposits made a strong come back because of assured returns. ...
  • Watch: Invest surplus in commodities February 10, 2009

    2008 has been a traumatic year so when can you park your money in 2009. Religare's Jayant Manglik has tips on investing 20 to 25 percent of your surplus in commodities. ...
  • Watch: Different ways to invest in gold February 9, 2009

    After the financial turmoil of 2008, we tell you where to park your money safely in 2009. Today Religare's Jayant Manglik tells you the different ways by which you can invest in gold . ...
  • Watch: How to manage your portfolio in troubled times February 2, 2009

    PN Vijay Financial tells you how to manage your portfolio in this trouble times. ...
  • Investment Mantra: Sectors to watch out for January 16, 2009

    CNNIBN investment expert Ashu Madan of Religare Securities' has useful tips on the sectors to watch out if you want to invest in the equity markets. ...
  • Investment mantra: 2009, good year to enter equity market January 15, 2009

    2009 would be the year of consolidation in equity markets. It will a good year for new investors to enter equity market. ...
  • Stock mkts: Will 2007 surpass 2006? January 20, 2007

    New Delhi: Will 2007 be bigger than 2006? In which way the big factors like corporate earnings, IPOs and foreign funds will swing? ...