RAGHU

  • Waah yaar, kamaal karte ho: Salman Khan to Varun Dhawan for experimenting with his role in 'Badlapur' December 5, 2014

    Mumbai: Superstar Salman Khan is all praise for newbie actor Varun Dhawan for trying out a 'different' performance in upcoming film 'Badlapur' and has taken to twitter to tell him this. Varun, 27, who has earlier featured in comical and romantic roles in Bollywood, will be seen in a rowdy...
  • Watch: Photographer Raghu Rai recounts the horror of the Bhopal gas tragedy December 3, 2014

    Acclaimed photographer Raghu Rai recounts the horror 30 years since the Bhopal gas tragedy left over 10000 dead and crippled for generations to come. "The burial of an unknown child became an iconic image as a symbol of Bhopal Gas tragedy," said Raghu Rai. ...
  • Honey Singh will never play on a platform like Weekender: Raghu Dixit November 30, 2014

    There is something very unassuming about musician Raghu Dixit. He wears his stardom and talent lightly on his shoulder. The musician was in the capital recently to perform at the Bacardi NH7 Weekender. Along with his band members and the students of Nritarutya- Indian Contemporary Dance Company, Dixit provided a...
  • NH7 Weekender, Day 1: Barmer Boys, Songhoy Blues and Raghu Dixit's production steal the show November 30, 2014

    There was something for everyone on Day 1 of the Weekender at Buddh Circuit, Greater Noida as artist from literary all genres put up acts that left the audience wanting for some more. From Ganesh Talkies early psychadellic set to the last show of the night by Raghu Dixit and Nrityaurta-...
  • Dravid to mentor Rajasthan Royals for another IPL season November 5, 2014

    Indian batting great Rahul Dravid continues to have a lot on his plate post retirement but he has agreed to mentor Rajasthan Royals for another IPL season, said team CEO Raghu Iyer on Wednesday. "He continues being a mentor for another season. He has got various other commitments but I'm glad...
  • Watch: Rannvijay Singha takes vows, performs at his big fat Punjabi wedding to Priyanka Vohra May 19, 2014

    Popular television VJ Rannvijay Singha's wedding is almost drawing to an end. His buddy and cohost Raghu Ram tweeted the latest episode earlier today. ...
  • Varanasi: AAP supporter Raghu Ram allegedly beaten up, Gul Panag chased away May 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Popular TV anchor and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) supporter Raghu Ram was on Friday allegedly attacked by two unidentified men inside the Benaras Hindu University campus (BHU). AAP's party leader and actor Gul Panag was chased away. She, however, tweeted to say she was safe. "Oh well. I just...
  • Bollywood stars campaign for AAP in Mumbai April 21, 2014

    As campaigning for the six Mumbai Lok Sabha seats that votes on April 24 is slowly winding down, many from the film and TV fraternity have come out in the support of the Aam Aadmi Party. Actors Ranvir Shorey, Tejaswini Kolhapure, Ayub Khan, Vidya Malvade, Raghu Ram and music director...
  • 'Rearview, My Roadies Journey' is all things about Raghu and Roadies February 22, 2014

    Love him or hate him but if you are a TV addict, you certainly can't ignore him. Well, as cliched as it may sound but that's the truth. This man redefined the Indian television for youth by making a cult show that almost everyone knows about. Yes, I am talking...
  • College fests keep independent music alive: Raghu Dixit February 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Raghu Dixit, lead vocalist of popular band The Raghu Dixit Project, has associated with new channel Pepsi MTV Indies, which promotes independent music and artists. He says the genre may have been popularised by the internet, but it is college festivals that have kept it alive. "The internet has...
  • Upendra's 'Brahma' gets U/A certificate February 1, 2014

    Superstar Upendra starrer 'Brahma The Leader', which is all set to be released on February 7, has crossed its first hurdle and has managed to get U/A certificate. Directed by R Chandru, the bilingual film will be released simultaneously in Kannada and Telugu and will be dubbed in Tamil....
  • Congress expels Raghu Parmar for 6 years December 19, 2013

    The Congress on Thursday expelled secretaryof its Madhya Pradesh unit, Raghu Parmar for levelling graftallegations against party's Screening Committee ChairmanMadhusudan Mistry in the recently concluded Assembly polls inthe state. State Congress Spokesman Narendra Saluja told PTI that asper the directives of the Congress high command, Parmar hasbeen expelled from the party...
  • 'Brahma' will be Upendra's test at the boxoffice? November 1, 2013

    New Delhi: One of the established actors of Kannada films, Upendra's credibility at the boxoffice will once again be under scanner when 'Brahma' will hit the screens. Directed by R Chandru, the film also features Pranitha Subhash, Sonu Sood and Rahul Dev in important roles. 'Brahma' will also be released in...
  • SC puts stay on Rajasthan Assembly resolution punishing lady police officer September 3, 2013

    The Supreme Court on Tuesday stayed for a week the Rajasthan Assembly resolution sentencing a woman police officer to 30-day imprisonment for breach of privilege. A bench headed by justice K S Radhakrishnan also issued notice to the office of Assembly speaker, its privilege committee and chief secretary of the state...
  • 'Karimedu' review: This Tamil film is spine chilling and realistic May 25, 2013

    Cast: Pooja Gandhi, Raghu Mukherjee, Makarand Deshpande, Ravi Kale, Ravi Shankar, Nisha Kothari, Muni, Karisubbu, Yathiraj and Jaidev; Director: Srinivasaraju; I love a film that doesn't hesitate to present what it had originally planned to such as 'Karimedu', which takes a true story and treats it with such honesty that...
  • Spotfixing scandal has caused immense distress: RR CEO May 17, 2013

    Jaipur: Rajasthan Royals' CEO Raghu Iyer said the arrest of three of its cricketers for alleged role in spotfixing in the ongoing IPL has caused "immense distress" to everyone associated with the franchise. "All of the Rajasthan Royal owners, management, captain, coach and players and staff are shocked and disappointed...
  • Telugu Review: 'Tadakha' is illogical and predictable May 12, 2013

    Cast: Akkineni Naga Chaitanya, Sunil Varma, Tamannaah Bhatia, Andrea Jeremiah, Ashutosh Rana, Rama Prabha, Brahmanadam, Raghu Babu, Jayaprakash Reddy, Vennela Kishore and Srinivasa Reddy Director: Kishore Kumar Pardasani Rating: 2 out of 5 I think we have come to the point in Indian cinema where there is no room for logic, thanks...
  • Actor Nisha Aggarwal always goes for good scripts May 10, 2013

    Chennai: Southern actress Nisha Aggarwal values scripts over roles and says she would rather do few quality films than a string of bad ones. "My films need not necessarily have a meaty role for me, but need to be good on the whole because I always look for films with good...
  • Actor Lavanya Tripati to star in Manchu Vishnu's next March 25, 2013

    The second schedule of Manchu Vishnu and Veeru Potla's action comedy has started in Hyderabad today. However, actor Lavanya Tripati is the female lead in this film and it is presented by Aariana and Viviana. Produced by Dr Mohan Babu under 24 frames factory banner actor Vishnu said that a powerful...
  • Telugu actor Ravi Teja's next is 'Balupu' March 24, 2013

    Telugu actor Ravi Teja is currently acting in the film 'Balupu', directed by film maker 'Don Seenu' and 'Body guard' fame Gopichand Malineni. Anjali and Shruti Haasan are the female leads in this film. The audio of the film will be released in Vijayawada in April. Gopichand Malineni said that this...
  • Nagarjuna's nephew Sushanth turns a year older March 18 March 18, 2013

    Chennai: Southern actor Sushanth is not throwing a lavish bash for his birthday on March 18. Instead, he is busy working for his upcoming Telugu romance 'Adda', and will be occupied with the launch of the film's first look poster. "I generally don't throw any party on my birthday and instead...
  • Telugu actor Sushanth to star in 'Adda' March 14, 2013

    Chennai: Busy wrapping up his upcoming third Telugu film 'Adda', actor Sushant believes that the scripts choose him and then things fell into place. He describes it as an "unpredictable" movie. "I heard so many scripts after my second film, but nothing excited me. However, when 'Adda' was narrated to me,...
  • I don't make films in a hurry: Telugu director March 13, 2013

    Chennai: Having made 24 Telugu films in a little over three decades, southern director Vamsi, who is currently busy working on his 25th Telugu romantic-drama 'Love', says he never makes films in a hurry. "I don't see the need to make films in a hurry because I am not competing with...
  • Kannada movie 'Shatru' gets a U Certificate March 10, 2013

    A film in the making for a long time now 'Shatru' first action film starring actor Nenapirali Premkumar has been given the U/A certificate by the regional censor board. The U/A is for the action that is very fierce at places. The hero of Kannada cinema Premkumar had a few action...
  • 'Charminar' Review: Meghana is the surprise factor February 10, 2013

    Cast: Nenapirali Prem, Meghana Gaonkar, Rangayana Raghu, Raju Thalikote, Mrudula, Vidya Murthy Director: R Chandru Rating: 3.5 out of 5 For those who have felt filmmaker R.Chandru follows the same kind of storylines and narration, his new film 'Charminar' would come as a pleasant surprise! Though it has a rural backdrop like in...
  • 'Roadies 10' heading to NorthEast: Rannvijay January 21, 2013

    New Delhi: MTV Roadies is in its 10th season now and host Rannvijay Singh says the adventurebased reality show will be heading to the NorthEast this time. The current season has the VJturned actor and Roadies producer Raghu Ram heading two teams comprising of old and new contestants, who will...
  • 'Roadies X' starts tonight: It's Raghu vs Rannvijay this time January 19, 2013

    New Delhi: The popular reality show is set to hit the television screens yet again with its tenth season. The brain child of Raghu Ram, the show is entering into its tenth season. 'Roadies X' will see Raghu and Rannvijay battle it out for their glory. With the show completing...
  • Telugu Review: 'Naayak' celebrates commercialism January 11, 2013

    Film: 'Naayak'; Cast: Ram Charan Teja, Amala Paul, Kajal Agarwal, Ashish Vidyarthi, Brahmanandam, Jayaprakash Reddy, Raghu Babu, Rahul Dev, Dev Gill, Pradeep Rawat, Posani Krishna Murali and Rajeev Kanakala; Director: V.V. Vinayak; Rating: ** To anticipate an offbeat film from VV Vinayak and a performance sans commercial elements from Ram Charan...
  • 'Yamudiki Mogudu' Review: It has a weak script December 28, 2012

    Cast: Allari Naresh, Richa Panai, Sayaji Shinde, Ramya Krishna, Raghu Babu Director: E Satti Babu 'Yamudiki Mogudu' is a socio fantasy flick that neither promises logic nor any ribtickling laughter. Despite the presence of an ensemble cast spearheaded by Naresh and a few senior comedians in the industry, the film struggles to...