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  • Sonam Kapoor suffering from cough and cold; sources close to the actress refute Swine Flu rumours 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Sonam Kapoor is suffering from cough and cold, not swine flu, a source close to the actress clarified after rumours that the actress has been admitted to a hospital in Rajkot. "Sonam does not have swine flu as the rumours are claiming. She went to the hospital just for a...
  • No ransom was paid for my release from the Taliban: Father Alexis Prem Kumar 6 days ago

    Father Alexis Prem Kumar who recently rescued from the Taliban in Afghanistan says no ransom was paid to secure his release. He also spoke to CNN-IBN about his days in captivity. "People told me Taliban was looking to kidnap a foreigner," he said. ...
  • Father Alexis Prem Kumar thanks PM Modi for securing release, says happy to be back in India 1 week ago

    It was a huge relief for the family of Indian aid worker Father Alexis Prem Kumar and a big win for the Modi government as the priest who was abducted by the Taliban in Herat in June, 2014 arrived in New Delhi on Sunday. In an interview to CNN-IBN's Jagriti...
  • Father Alexis Prem Kumar arrives in Delhi after 8 months, thanks PM Modi for being a saviour February 22, 2015

    New Delhi: It was a huge relief for the family of Indian aid worker Father Alexis Prem Kumar and a big win for the Modi government as the priest who was abducted by the Taliban in Herat in June, 2014 arrived in New Delhi on Sunday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke...
  • Our prayers have been answered, says family of Father Alexis Prem Kumar February 22, 2015

    Chennai: Feelings of relief and joy on Sunday serenaded the house of Father Alexis Prem Kumar of Devakottai in Tamil Nadu, who has been released after being abducted in Afghanistan eight months back. "We do not have words to express our joy. We have been praying...
  • India secures release of Jesuit priest father Prem Kumar after 8 months' captivity in Afghanistan: Modi February 22, 2015

    New Delhi: In a big relief for the family of Jesuit priest Alexis Prem Kumar, Indian government has secured his release after eight months of captivity in Afghanistan. The news was confirmed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday. Kumar, who was working with an NGO, was abducted in Herat province...
  • Sunanda Pushkar death probe: Delhi Police official tasked with studying facilities in FBI labs February 16, 2015

    New Delhi: A senior Delhi Police official, who has carried the viscera samples of Sunanda Pushkar to an FBI lab in the US, has been tasked with studying facilities in forensic labs there and also the working in police stations so that some practices can be replicated back in India....
  • Sonam Kapoor discharged from hospital after suffering respiratory infection, says she is 'fine now' February 14, 2015

    Mumbai: Actress Sonam Kapoor, who was hospitalised earlier this week after she suffered respiratory infection on the sets of Sooraj Barjatya's 'Prem Ratan Dhan Payo', says she is fine now. Speaking after being discharged from hospital, the actress said: "It was basically a respiratory infection and para-typhoid. I was in hospital...
  • Ganesh Acharya: Acting is difficult; dubbing even harder February 13, 2015

    Mumbai: Ace choreographer Ganesh Acharya, who will be seen as the male lead in upcoming film 'Hey Bro', says that being in front of the camera is tough. "Dance is in my soul. Dancing is easy for me as I have done it for the last 25 years. Acting is difficult....
  • Working with him is a dream come true: Neil Nitin Mukesh on filmmaker Sooraj Barjatya February 13, 2015

    Mumbai: Actor Neil Nitin Mukesh says bagging a role in Sooraj R. Barjatya's 'Prem Ratan Dhan Payo' was a dream come true moment for him. The actor, who was last seen in the 2013 release 'Shortcut Romeo', lauded Barjatya for bringing forth simple and emotional stories without going over the top....
  • Sonam Kapoor to wear mother Sunita Kapoor's jewellery in 'Prem Ratan Dhan Payo' February 6, 2015

    Mumbai: Bollywood's fashionista Sonam Kapoor will deck up in Anamika Khanna's designs and her mother Sunita Kapoor's jewellery in her movie 'Prem Ratan Dhan Payo'. The actress was present at the unveiling of the official logo of the first Ciroc Filmfare Style & Glamour Awards, where she was asked about her...
  • Sonam Kapoor to wear Anamika Khanna's designs, mother Sunita's jewellery in 'Prem Ratan Dhan Payo' February 6, 2015

    Mumbai: Bollywood's fashionista Sonam Kapoor will deck up in Anamika Khanna's designs and her mother Sunita Kapoor's jewellery in her movie "Prem Ratan Dhan Payo". The actress was present at the unveiling of the official logo of the first Ciroc Filmfare Style & Glamour Awards, where she was asked about her...
  • Filmmaker Nitin Desai's daughter to assist Sooraj Barjatya in Salman Khan-starrer 'Prem Ratan Dhan Payo' February 4, 2015

    Mumbai: Popular art director and filmmaker Nitin Desai's daughter Mansi Desai is assisting Sooraj Barjatya in his upcoming project "Prem Ratan Dhan Payo". Confirming the news, a source close to Nitin Desai told IANS: "Yes, his daughter is currently assisting Sooraj Barjatya. She is a well-educated girl and has studied abroad...
  • Ranji Trophy, Rd 7, Group C wrap: Kerala earn three points from drawn tie against Tripura January 24, 2015

    Agartala: Kerala grabbed three points owing to their first innings lead over Tripura in a match that ended in a tame draw on the fourth and final day. Kerala on Day 3 had taken a 122-run first essay lead by declaring their innings at 301 for nine in reply to Tripura's...
  • Ranji Trophy, Rd 7, Group C wrap: Kerala take first-innings lead over Tripura January 23, 2015

    Agartala: Abhishek Hegde (82) and Rohan Prem (58) struck half-centuries each as Kerala declared their first innings at 301 for nine, taking a 122-run lead before reducing Tripura to 84 for two on Day 3. Starting the day on 96 for one, Kerala rode on overnight batsman Hegde, who resumed on...
  • Photos: Salman Khan poses with fans, rides a bike, plays cricket on the sets of 'Prem Ratan Dhan Payo' October 21, 2014

    When the cameras aren't rolling, star Salman Khan does just about everything to enjoy his break time. From riding his bike, to playing his favourite sport cricket and posing with fans with quick photos, Salman Khan has been spotted doing it all on 'Prem Ratan Dhan Payo'. Directed by Sooraj...
  • Prem Chopra’s biography sums up his life beautifully September 23, 2014

    Everyone wants to know more about heroes and their lives but what about a person who has played the role of a villain for years and that too so convincingly. Prem Chopra is a popular name in the B-town and for all the right reasons. I had wanted to read...
  • Dharamsala: CongressBJP tussle over HPCA casts shadow on IndiaWest Indies match September 14, 2014

    Dharamsala: The tussle between ruling Congress and opposition BJP over the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) issue has cast a shadow on the 2nd ODI match between India and West Indies scheduled to be held on October 17. BJP MP and HPCA president Anurag Thakur on Sunday claimed that they had...
  • Villains are better etchedout in movies now, they are very layered: Prem Chopra September 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Prem Chopra, best remembered for his villainous roles in Hindi cinema of the '60s and '70s, feels baddies in Bollywood nowadays are better written and are not just about having menacing laugh and feisty oneliners. The 78yearold actor terrorised the audience in films like 'Aaj Ka Arjun', 'Do Raaste',...
  • Himachal Pradesh: CM Virbhadra rules out midterm polls, says his government stable September 13, 2014

    Hamirpur: Asserting that his government was firm and stable, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Saturday ruled out mid term assembly polls in the state. "My government enjoys absolute majority and would complete its five year term. BJP leaders, who are spreading canards regarding the stability of my government,...
  • Himachal Pradesh: CM Virbhadra attacks BJP leader Dhumal, son over HPCA case September 7, 2014

    New Delhi: Himachal Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Sunday demanded that BJP leader Prem Kumar Dhumal and his son and Lok Sabha MP Anurag Thakur abstain from holding any public office till they are cleared of charges in the case of land allotment to Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association. A...
  • CBI case against Lalu confidante in coal block allocation August 2, 2014

    New Delhi: CBI on Saturday registered a case against former union minister Prem Chand Gupta, a close aide of RJD Supremo Lalu Prasad, and his son for allegedly falsifying records in getting a coal block in Maharashtra. The case was registered against Gupta, who is at present a Rajya Sabha member,...
  • Watch: This hilarious review of 'Prem Aggan' explains how the movie had the maximum exercise and innuendos ever! July 24, 2014

    Not everyone has had the esteemed privilege of watching Fardeen Khan's debut movie 'Prem Aggan'. Nobody knew the movie was full of 'exercise', innuendos, and the least acting ever (this we knew) until this extremely hilarious review opened our eyes. YouTube star Kanan Gill shared a review of the movie...
  • Why is Salman finding Sooraj Barjatya's 'Prem Ratan Dhan Payo' tough? July 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Salman Khan says shooting Sooraj Barjatya's 'Prem Ratan Dhan Payo' is the toughest film he is doing in so many years as the role requires him to be as "pure" as he was when he featured as Prem in the filmmaker's 'Hum Saath Saath Hain'. "It's ('Prem...') the most difficult...
  • Chhattisgarh government reduces rate of interest on higher education loans to 1 per cent July 9, 2014

    The Chhattisgarh government has reduced the rate of interest on higher education loan given to youth in the state from four per cent to one per cent. As per the promise made by Chief Minister Raman Singh during assembly polls, the rate of interest on higher education has been reduced to...
  • Modi writes to Jaya, promises safe release of Prem Kumar from Afghan abductors June 12, 2014

    Chennai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has written a letter to Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa on the abduction of a Christian missionary Alexis Prem Kumar by Taliban at Herat in Afghanistan. In a letter dated June 5, he said, "I thank you for your letter of June 4. I too...
  • Afghan government has 'concrete leads' in Indian worker abduction case June 6, 2014

    New Delhi: India on Friday said that Afghan government has got some "concrete leads" in connection with the abduction of Indian aid worker Alexis Prem Kumar in Herat five days ago as investigations were on in the case in which three Talibans have been arrested. Afghanistan has conveyed to India that...
  • Search on for Indian NGO worker abducted in Afghanistan June 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Indian NGO worker Father Alexis Prem Kumar, abducted in Herat in Afghanistan, is said to be safe. The Governor of Herat told CNNIBN that Father Prem Kumar is still in the Herat province. Search operations are underway to find him. Sources have also told CNNIBN that 13 people...