Paresh Rawal

  • Congress wants ban on Paresh Rawal for 'defamatory' speech 14-04-2014 12:08 AM

    Ahmedabad: The Gujarat Congress has lodged a formal complaint with the Election Commission seeking to restrain BJP Lok Sabha candidate from Ahmedabad East and Bollywood actor Paresh Rawal from holding any more poll rallies due to "derogatory" jibes against Congress leaders. In a written complaint sent to the EC on...
  • Paresh Rawal should quit acting to be with people: AAP 12-04-2014 12:57 PM

    Senior AAP leader Dinesh Waghela, who is taking on Bollywood veteran and BJP candidate Paresh Rawal in Ahmedabad East Lok Sabha constituency, on Saturday said the actor should quit his acting career to be with the people full time. Waghela, AAP's national executive member, on Saturday also said people have...
  • LS polls: Actor Paresh Rawal richest candidate in Gujarat 08-04-2014 05:48 PM

    Popular actor and BJP's Lok Sabha candidate for Ahmedabad-East constituency, Paresh Rawal, is the richest contestant in Gujarat with a total family wealth of Rs 79.40 crores, pipping his party colleague from Navsari, C R Patil. Rawal submitted his affidavit along with his nomination papers to the election officer on...
  • Ahmedabad: AAP fields a tea-vendor against BJP's Paresh Rawal 05-04-2014 10:38 PM

    AAP on Saturday fielded a tea vendor against BJP's candidate and Bollywood actor Paresh Rawal of BJP from Ahmedabad East Lok Sabha constituency. The tea-vendor tag has already been linked with BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. The Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Admi Party (AAP) on Saturday also declared three other...
  • Harin Pathak's absence will help me, says Congress candidate 01-04-2014 11:18 PM

    Ahmedabad: The BJP's decision to drop sitting MP Harin Pathak and field Bollywood actor Paresh Rawal from Ahmedabad East Lok Sabha constituency has boosted Congress candidate Himmatsinh Patel's confidence and he believes that his chances of winning the election has improved. "Harin Pathak's absence will certainly work in favor of...
  • The real test starts after one wins an election: Paresh Rawal 27-03-2014 09:14 AM

    Adding to the star power this election is actor Paresh Rawal who will be contesting from Ahmedabad East on a Bharatiya Janata Party ticket. This is the same seat that LK Advani's aide and seven-time MP Harin Pathak wanted to contest from. ...
  • BJP's Paresh Rawal meets party workers 26-03-2014 11:23 PM

    Noted actor and BJP's candidate from Ahmedabad East Lok Sabha seat Paresh Rawal on Wednesday met thousands of party workers and senior BJP leaders on his campaign trail. The Ahmedabad East constituency comprises the Assembly segments of Bapunagar, Vatva, Gandhinagar South, Dehgam, Nikol, Thakkarnagar and Naroda. "Before kick-starting his campaign...
  • Gandhinagar-Ahmedabad battle: Loath Advani, actor Rawal, miffed Pathak 26-03-2014 12:17 PM

    Ahmedabad: If elections are all about just winning and losing, the number of people betting on the BJP losing any of the three seats comprising Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad, would form a minuscule minority. The twin seats of Ahmedabad along with the Gandhinagar seat are BJP bastions to say the least....
  • Want to see Modi as PM, says BJP nominee actor Paresh Rawal 25-03-2014 05:51 PM

    Noted actor and BJP's Lok Sabha candidate for Ahmedabad-East seat, Paresh Rawal arrived in the city on Tuesday to kick start his election campaign and vouched to work for the people of his constituency. During an interaction with mediapersons after arriving at the airport, Rawal also made it clear that...
  • Gujarat Congress wants ban on Paresh Rawal movies on TV 24-03-2014 11:38 PM

    Gujarat Congress on Monday demanded a ban on telecast of movies featuring actor Paresh Rawal, the BJP candidate from Ahmedabad-East Lok Sabha seat, till the voting is over. The party's legal cell has made the demand in a letter to Gujarat's Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Anita Karwal as well as...
  • BJP denies ticket to LK Advani loyalist Harin Pathak 22-03-2014 09:06 PM

    New Delhi: After Jaswant Singh, the Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) on Saturday denied ticket to LK Advani's loyalist Hiren Pathak and instead fielded actor Paresh Rawal from Ahmedabad East. Pathak is the sitting MP from Ahmedabad East. Pathak will talk to media on Sunday. "Workers of my constituency are not...
  • Shraddha Kapoor to play Rati Agnihotri's role in 'Shaukeen' remake? 12-03-2014 03:59 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Shraddha Kapoor is likely to step in the shoes of noted actress Rati Agnihotri for the remake of 'Shaukeen'. For the remake of Basu Chatterjee's 1982 hit film, the makers are looking for a new leading lady after Nargis Fakhri walked out citing date issues. The makers are...
  • Shiney Ahuja to make a come back with 'Welcome Back' 08-03-2014 12:15 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Shiney Ahuja, who faded into obscurity after he was accused of rape by his former domestic help, will now be seen in Anees Bazmi's 'Welcome Back'. Confirming the news, Shiney told IANS: "Yes, I am a part of 'Welcome Back'. I got a call from Anees sir's casting...
  • 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...
  • Dubbing in Hindi? Enjoyed a lot, says Nargis Fakhri 14-02-2014 08:32 AM

    Model-turned-actress Nargis Fakhri, who is not so fluent in Hindi, got to dub for David Dhawan's forthcoming Bollywood movie 'Main Tera Hero' and she enjoyed doing it. "I am through with the dubbing. I dubbed in Hindi for the first time. It was awesome and scary. I did enjoy and...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Rishi Kapoor gives competition to Aamir in Best Actor in a Negative Role category 12-02-2014 01:01 PM

    New Delhi: It may sound repetitive, but the overwhelming response we are getting for the first IBNLive Movie Awards has made us more enthusiastic towards our work. However, the mission is still not accomplished. We need more support in order to get more like minded people on the same platform....
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Nominees for Best Actor in a Negative Role 28-01-2014 10:23 AM

    New Delhi: The awards season is upon us and this is the time when the best of Indian cinema is judged, reviewed rewarded for entertaining us in the past year. 2013 has seen a mixed bag of films comprising both popular and art house cinema. In our maiden initiative, we...
  • Paresh Rawal set to play Narendra Modi in a biopic 03-10-2013 04:56 PM

    New Delhi: If reports are to be believed then Paresh Rawal is going to play the character of Narendra Modi in a forthcoming biopic. The actor had also campaigned for Narendra Modi during Gujarat state elections in 2012. Paresh Rawal is also going to produce the film, which will be...
  • In touch with Aamir, Salman, says 'Andaz Apna Apna' director Rajkumar 05-09-2013 01:01 AM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Rajkumar Santoshi says work on the script of a sequel to the comedy film 'Andaz Apna Apna' is on, but he is sure that he won't roll the cameras for it until he is fully satisfied with the script. "A sequel should be worth it. I don't want...
  • Paresh Rawal is a world-class actor: Anil Kapoor 27-08-2013 01:30 PM

    Mumbai: Anil Kapoor, who is working with Paresh Rawal again in 'Welcome Back,' a sequel to the 2007 hit 'Welcome', regards him as a world-class actor. "I was working internationally and they were saying 'Anil you are doing very well and I like the way you work.' I said, 'I...
  • Arshad Warsi is extremely talented, says filmmaker Umesh Shukla 16-07-2013 12:36 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Umesh Shukla will team up with noted Marathi writer-director-actor Girish Joshi to direct a comic thriller featuring Arshad Warsi in the lead. It has been penned by Bhavesh Mandalia, who made people sit up and take notice of his writing skills in hit movie 'OMG: Oh My God!',...
  • Paresh Rawal is every actor's dream to work with: Amit Sadh 06-07-2013 04:25 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Amit Sadh, who won praise for his performance in 'Kai Po Che!', will share screen space with versatile actor Paresh Rawal in a political thriller titled '10 Janpath'. Amit is happy with the project, to be directed by Aditya Datt. "Twenty minutes into the narration, I knew I...
  • 'Rabba Main Kya Karoon' first look: Enjoy a Punjabi wedding 03-07-2013 04:47 PM

    New Delhi: After winning the national award for the film, 1971 Amrit Sagar Chopra is back with a bang with his next film 'Rabba Main Kya Karoon' starring Arshad Warsi, Paresh Rawal, Raj Babbar, Akash Chopra, Tahira Kochhar, Riya Sen, Himani Shivpuri, Tinnu Anand, Sushmita Mukherjee and Shakti Kapoor. The...
  • Paresh Rawal to play Om Prakash's role in 'Chupke Chupke' remake 10-06-2013 03:32 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Umesh Shukla has roped in actor Paresh Rawal to step into Om Prakash's shoes for the new version of the cult classic 'Chupke Chupke'. "So far we have only finalised Paresh Rawal, who will play Om Prakash's role," Shukla, who had directed 'Oh My God' with Paresh in...