SHWETA

  • Daughters are soul of the house, they are special: Amitabh Bachchan November 13, 2014

    Kolkata: Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan says daughters are the reason of happiness of every house and they should be treated with care and warmth. The 72-year-old actor spoke about the importance of daughter in one's life while describing his experience of shooting for for Shoojit Sircar's 'Piku', where he plays a...
  • Out of rehab, actress Shweta Basu breaks silence November 5, 2014

    Back home after spending time in a rehabilitation home, actress Shweta Basu rejects charges against us. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories November 4, 2014

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  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay November 4, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Sachin Tendulkar hits out at Greg Chappell, calls him 'ringmaster' November 4, 2014

    The scars of the Greg Chappell era in Indian cricket have still not healed, 7 years after the Australian great's reign as Indian coach ended. Sachin Tendulkar's soon to be released autobiography has laid bare the bitterness of the Chapell era. In a break from his politically correct demeanor Sachin...
  • Snapshot: 'Fukrey' actor Pulkit Samrat ties the knot with Shweta Rohira November 4, 2014

    'Fukrey' actor Pulkit Samrat tied the nuptial knot with his long-time girlfriend Shweta Rohira. The duo opted for a destination wedding in Goa.Pulkit's wife Shweta is Salman Khan's Rakhi sister and therefore Salman Khan too attended their wedding . He looked dashing in an embroidered kurta and yellow pagri.Pulkit...
  • 'Super Nani' tweet review: Rekha stands out in an otherwise predictable film October 31, 2014

    It has been an interesting year for women-oriented films. Whether it was 'Mary Kom', 'Mardaani', 'queen' or 'Revolver Rani', each film which talked about women emancipation managed to wow the viewers with its impressive plot and strong message. Rekha's 'Super Nani' which releases today too is no different. Based...
  • Snapshot: Aishwarya Rai poses with Shweta Nanda for a Diwali candid; Abhishek Bachchan makes faces October 25, 2014

    The Bachchans sure know how to throw a party. The hosts as well as the guests were seen having a gala time at the star-studded event. In a cute family candid, Aishwarya Rai was seen posing with sister-in-law Shweta Nanda and a few friends, while husband Abhishek Bachchan hovered around...
  • Maharashtra elections: We will play crucial role in forming government, says Shiv Sena October 19, 2014

    Bharatiya Janata Party in Maharashtra has reached out to its former ally Shiv Sena as trends suggest that the party might just fall short of majority to form the government. Shiv Sena spokesperson Shweta Parulekar said, "We are happy with the initial trends. But we are sure to get more...
  • Go for Glory: Amazing run for Jitu Rai in one year, says Ronjan Sodhi September 20, 2014

    On day one at the Asiad, India started on a positive note as shooters Jitu Rai and Shweta Chaudhry bagged gold and bronze medals respectively. ...
  • Asian Games Day 1 Analysis: Gold on first day lifts Indian spirits September 20, 2014

    After a smart marchpast the previous day, India opened country's quest for medals thorough Shweta Chaudhry in the 10m Air Pistol event. But the day belonged to Jitu Rai, the first to win India a gold medal at Incheon. Jitu, who is the world number one in 10m Air Pistol...
  • Asian Games: Shweta Chaudhry wins bronze in women's 10m air pistol September 20, 2014

    Shweta gave India their first medal on the opening day action of the 17th Asian Games after the Faridabad girl clinched bronze in the Women 10m Air Pistol Final. ...
  • Asian Games 2014, Day 1: Jitu Rai shoots India's first gold, bronze for Shweta September 20, 2014

    Shooters led India's medal hunt on the opening day of 2014 Asian Games at Incheon, where pistolshooter Jitu Rai won India's first gold in the 50m event, shortly after Shweta Chaudhry opened India's account with a bronze in the 10m Women's Pistol event. Jitu held his nerves to clinch the...
  • Asian Games 2014: Shweta Chaudhry wins bronze in women's 10m air pistol September 20, 2014

    Incheon: Shooter Shweta Chaudhry gave India their first medal on the opening day action of the 17th Asian Games after the Faridabad girl clinched bronze in the Women 10m Air Pistol Finals, here on Saturday. Shweta looked focused from the start as she sailed through even after her much fancied teammates...
  • The hypocrisy of Bollywood's concerns for Shweta Basu Prasad: Too little too late? September 8, 2014

    New Delhi: The duality of Bollywood lies in the fact that a National Award winning actor is driven to prostitution due to lack of work and an adult star is given a chance at acting with more mainstream Hindi film offers than she can handle. The recent case of actress...
  • Who is Shweta Basu Prasad? September 6, 2014

    She played key roles in films like 'Makdee' and 'Iqbaal'- both were critically appreciated. For her performance in the 2002 film Makdee, she won the National Film Award for Best Child Artist. Born to a Bengali mother and Bihari father, Shweta was exposed to the glamour world from an young age. The actress also played Sakshi Tanwar's daughter Shruti in Ekta Kapoor's popular daily soap 'Kahaani Ghar Ghar Ki'.
  • Director Hansal Mehta may offer Shweta Prasad a role in his film September 6, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Shweta Basu Prasad, who was recently caught in a prostitution racket, may land a role in a film directed by Hansal Mehta, who has urged the authorities to "expose" the "clients" of the National Award winning performer. "I intend to offer Shweta Prasad a role in my next film....
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories September 3, 2014

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  • India @ 9 with Karma Paljor September 3, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Karma Paljor on India @ 9. ...
  • 'Makdee' actress Shweta Basu arrested for prostitution September 3, 2014

    Hyderabad: National award winning actress Shweta Basu, who was arrested for prostitution here, has revealed that she took to the sex trade as she was running out of money. The 23yearold actress, who was arrested Sunday, is currently lodged in a staterun rescue home. She admitted she made wrong choices in...
  • Telugu actress Shweta Basu arrested as police bust prostitution racket September 3, 2014

    Hyderabad: Telugu actress Shweta Basu has been arrested on charges of being involved in a prostitution racket in Hyderabad. She was arrested after a raid of the West Zone Special Task Force. A Hyderabad court sent the actress to a rescue home in Saroornagar. The alleged racketeer has been sent...
  • Shweta Tiwari refers to her first negative role in 'Baal Veer' as 'challenging' July 21, 2014

    Mumbai: After playing a perfect homemaker, actress Shweta Tiwari is looking forward to her first grey character in the TV show "Baal Veer". As Mahabhasma Pari she will be seen using her evil powers to destroy Parilok, where all the fairies reside. She is "excited" about her part and said: "This...
  • Watch: Trailer of Shweta Prasad's documentary film 'Roots' July 5, 2014

    Shweta Basu Prasad, the National Awardwinning child star of such films as Iqbal and Makdee is all grown up now. The actress has in fact directed a documentary titled Roots, on the relevance of Indian classical music, for which she interviewed leading luminaries of the Indian music industry including Ustad...
  • Amitabh Bachchan: We turn to Shweta for all the tough decisions March 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan says that this year Holi has coincided with his daughter Shweta Nanda's 40th birthday and he spent day with her. "We do not celebrate it (Holi), again. There have been discomforting news for the year, the passing away of relations distant, it would be disrespectful...
  • Comedy shows are stress busters says Shweta Tiwari February 18, 2014

    Mumbai: Popular TV actress Shweta Tiwari says she finds comedy difficult and is still learning to master it. "When I started shooting for 'Comedy Circus', it was very difficult for me to give instant punches because there were many things which were not written in the script. I had won...