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  • 2G scam: All accused including Kanimozhi, A Raja, Shahid Balwa get bail 15 hours 6 minutes ago

    New Delhi: A special Central Bureau of Investigation court on Wednesday granted bail to DMK leader Kanimozhi, former Telecom Minister A Rajai n the 2G scam-related money laundering case. Swan promoter Shahid Balwa, Asif Balwa were also granted bail in the case filed by the Enforcement Directorate. Kanimozhi had sought bail...
  • If 'Haider' is black then 'Bang Bang' is white: Shahid Kapoor 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Actor Shahid Kapoor, whose upcoming film 'Haider' is set to clash with superstar Hrithik Roshan's 'Bang Bang' on October 2, feels that both the films can sustain together because they cater to different audiences. "I saw the promo of 'Bang Bang' and I loved it and I will definitely go...
  • Shahid Afridi says his feud with Waqar Younis a thing of the past 3 days ago

    Pakistan's flamboyant all-rounder Shahid Afridi left for Sri Lanka for the three-match ODI series by declaring that his feud with the national team's head coach Waqar Younis in 2011 was a thing of the past. "Yes there were problems between me and Waqar mainly due to ego issues but now everything...
  • Did 'Haider' to feel enriched, have an experience that will help me grow: Shahid Kapoor 3 days ago

    After featuring in the commercial potboiler R...Rajkumar, Shahid Kapoor is ready to surprise audiences with his intense act in Haider. He says the past few months have helped him "mature a lot". Haider, a film by Vishal Bhardwaj, who last directed Shahid in the 2009 movie Kaminey, is a desi take...
  • I am dying to see dad in 'Finding Fanny': Shahid Kapoor 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Actor Shahid Kapoor, who is currently busy promoting his film 'Haider', is extremely excited about 'Finding Fanny' because the film shows him the other side of his father Pankaj Kapur's personality. Directed by Homi Adajania, it also stars Deepika Padukone, Arjun Kapoor, and Naseeruddin Shah. "I haven't seen the film yet,...
  • 'Haider' is that film which you do from your heart and for your heart: Shahid Kapoor 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Shahid Kapoor says a lot of good things in his career have come his way courtesy filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj who has worked with the actor in 'Kaminey' and now in 'Haider'. "One works with all kinds of directors. When he (Bhardwaj) wrote the script of 'Haider', he called me and...
  • New song 'Aao na' from Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Haider' is a great mix of moving lyrics and modern pulsating beats 6 days ago

    New Delhi: This will make your Wednesday afternoon a little brighter. The first song for the eagerly-anticipated Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Haider' was released yesterday on YouTube. The song, titled 'Aao na' has been composed and sung by Vishal Dadlani. The lyrics have been penned by Gulzar. The latest film in the...
  • 'Shahid' and 'Citylights' have changed my career, says Rajkummar Rao August 4, 2014

    Mumbai: With "Shahid" and "Citylights", Rajkummar Rao is being touted as one of the more talented actors of contemporary Indian cinema. He is, however, disturbed by the fact that people consider him only for "serious" roles, and says he is keen to play an action hero and a die-hard romantic...
  • Misbah-ul-Haq to remain Pakistan captain till 2015 World Cup July 28, 2014

    Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has decided to retain Misbah-ul-Haq as Test and ODI captain until the next World Cup in 2015 in order to crush apparent unrest in the national team over the captaincy issue. Outgoing chairman of the board, Najam Sethi, said on Geo TV that there was...
  • Shahid Kapoor is a fabulous actor and a supportive co-star: Alia Bhatt July 21, 2014

    Mumbai: Alia Bhatt, who has confirmed she has signed Vikas Bahl's "Shaandar" for a role with Shahid Kapoor, says she's a fan of the actor, whom she first fell in love with when she was all of 11. "I'm a huge Shahid Kapoor fan. I must have been 11 years old...
  • Watch: First look of Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Haider' July 9, 2014

    The latest film in the Shakespeare influenced trilogy by filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj, the first trailer for 'Haider' was released on Tuesday. Featuring an impressive starcast including Shahid Kapoor, Kay Kay Menon, Tabu and Shraddha Kapoor, the film is an adaptation of Bard's 'Hamlet', and set to hit the theatres on...
  • 'For the shoot, I was Haider. And now, Haider is me': Shahid Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor are brutally honest with fans on a Twitter chat July 9, 2014

    Actor Shahid Kapoor, who plays a dark character in his upcoming film 'Haider', says although he prepared for the role the nagging thought that he's not 'good enough' for it kept haunting him throughout the shoot.An adaptation of William Shakespeare's tragedy 'Hamlet', the film, directed by Vishal Bhardwaj, is set...
  • 'Haider': From dark themes to spine-chilling acting, here are 5 reasons why we're looking forward to the film July 8, 2014

    New Delhi: It is finally here. 'Haider', an adaptation of Shakespeare's 'Hamlet' is the third in the series by noted filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj. Boasting of a brilliant star cast that includes Shahid Kapoor, Kay Kay Menon, Tabu and Shraddha Kapoor, the film is set against the backdrop of modern-day Kashmir....
  • The 'Haider' effect: Here are the trailers for all the films directed by Vishal Bhardwaj July 8, 2014

    Are you psyched to see 'Haider'? Are you wondering what to expect from the latest Vishal Bhardwaj film? If you are to be advised by us, we'll tell you that you get exactly what you see in the trailer -- meaning, you can always judge a Bhardwaj film by its...
  • Watch: 'Haider' trailer shows Shahid Kapoor consumed with revenge July 8, 2014

    The latest film in the Shakespeare influenced trilogy by filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj, the first trailer for 'Haider' was released today. Featuring an impressive starcast including Shahid Kapoor, Kay Kay Menon, Tabu and Shraddha Kapoor, the film is an adaptation of Bard's 'Hamlet', and set to hit the theatres on October...
  • Benefiting the unemployed, Uttar Pradesh government to organise job fairs July 8, 2014

    The Uttar Pradesh government will soon organise job fairs across the state, Labour and Employment Minister Shahid Manzoor said on Tuesday. The state government is in the process of involving private players in the fairs, Manzoor told reporters on Tuesday. The result of such job fairs organised in the past has been...
  • Shahid Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor share a steamy kiss in the first look of 'Haider' July 8, 2014

    A day before 'Haider' trailer is out, the film's leading hero Shahid Kapoor tweeted a steamy picture of him and Shraddha Kapoor from the film which is bound to set the temperature soaring. In the picture, the two actors are dressed in their character and are seen puckering up. Set...
  • Welcome the judgement on Sharia courts: Shahid Siddiqui July 7, 2014

    Former Rajya Sabha member Shahid Siddiqui said he welcomed the judgement on Sharia courts. He said, "Neither did these courts have legal sanctity previously nor do they have any now. They only act as a medium to approach by two parties when there is an issue." ...
  • Shahid Kapoor to perform at the O2 Arena in London next month July 4, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Shahid Kapoor will be performing in London on many of his hit dance numbers during a show for his fans there. Shahid started his career as a background dancer with Shiamak Davar. Almost all his films have done well on musical front right from 'Ishq Vishk' to 'Kaminey' to...
  • Shahid Kapoor becomes business savvy for Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Haider' July 4, 2014

    The promo of 'Haider' is soon going to be launched and he is taking a keen interest in the Vishal Bharadwaj film's communication strategy. The actor is making himself available to the team of the film. He is working closely with the marketing team and is always present whenever they require...
  • Pakistan players unhappy with new central contracts July 1, 2014

    Pakistani players are unhappy with some of the clauses included in the nearly 200-page new central contract documents sent to them after a long delay by the Pakistan Cricket Board. Well-informed sources close to some of the players told PTI that one of the biggest complaints they had was that the...
  • 'Except for Mulayam's ministers and Azam Khan's buffaloes, no one safe in UP' June 16, 2014

    New Delhi: After rapes, murders of BJP leaders and now killings of two policemen, concerns are again being raised on the law and order situation in Uttar Pradesh. The Akhilesh Yadav government has come under attack once again for the lawlessness in the state. Former SP MP Shahid Siddiqui took a...
  • Wasim Akram backs Shahid Afridi as Pakistan T20 captain June 12, 2014

    Karachi: Legendary pacer Wasim Akram has backed senior allrounder Shahid Afridi to succeed Mohammad Hafeez as the captain of Pakistan's T20 team. Akram said Afridi is the best choice to lead the national T20 team after Hafeez had stepped down from the post following Pakistan's dismal outing in the World T20...
  • Shahid Kapoor likely to team up with 'Dedh Ishqiya' director Abhishek Chaubey for sci-fi thriller 'Udta Punjab' June 8, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Shahid Kapoor is likely to team up with director Abhishek Chaubey for his next 'Udta Punjab'. Abhishek, who has directed 'Ishqiya' and 'Dedh Ishqiya', is all set to direct his next film tentatively titled as 'Udta Punjab', reportedly a sci-fi film. "I am working on my next film and...
  • Contradiction in ED's charge sheet in 2G's PMLA case: Shahid Balwa June 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Swan Telecom promoter Shahid Usman Balwa on Wednesday told a Delhi court that the charge sheet filed by Enforcement Directorate in a 2G scam-related money laundering case was "contradictory" and the transfer of Rs 200 crore to Kalaignar TV was a "prudent business transaction". Balwa, who has...
  • Snapshot: Shahid Kapoor's half-brother Ishaan Khattar poses with mother Neelima Azeem in this adorable photo June 4, 2014

    Anybody who follows Shahid Kapoor is well aware of the fact that the actor has unconditional love for his brother Ishaan Khattar. Ishaan, who also worked as a child artist in Shahid's Bollywood project 'Vaah! Life Ho Toh Aisi!' was recently spotted with mother Neelima Azeem. Neelima, also an actor,...
  • 2G case: Court imposes Rs 1 lakh penalty on Shahid Balwa of Swan Telecom May 30, 2014

    New Delhi: A special court on Friday imposed a penalty of Rs one lakh on Swan Telecom promoter Shahid Usman Balwa, who had sought permission to withdraw answers given by him earlier to the court in the 2G scam case trial, while allowing his plea to record afresh his statement...