SHWETA

  • Snapshot: Aishwarya Rai poses with Shweta Nanda for a Diwali candid; Abhishek Bachchan makes faces 21 hours 42 minutes ago

    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 6 days ago

    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...
  • Dolly Ahluwalia to play 'Mango Dolly' in 'Mad In India' February 1, 2014

    Mumbai: National awardwinning actress Dolly Ahluwalia will tickle the funny bone of audience as 'Mango Dolly' on a reality comedy chat show. The 'Vicky Donor' actress, who juggles between designing costumes and acting, will now be seen on the small screen in upcoming show 'Mad In India' featuring Sunil Grover. "She will...
  • Shweta Menon in K Bhagyaraj's next Tamil film December 9, 2013

    New Delhi: Veteran actordirector K.Bhagyaraj is known for directing and delivering movies that are family oriented. After a long hiatus, the director is making a comeback in Kollywood with a film called 'Thunai Mudhalvar'. The film's shooting is likely to begin this month in Chennai and the director has...
  • Amitabh Bachchan visits capital to celebrate grandson's birthday November 25, 2013

    New Delhi: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan was recently in the capital to celebrate his grandson Agastya Nanda's 13th birthday. The 'Shahensha' star felt nostalgic and happy as his daughter Shweta Nanda's son turned a teenager Saturday. "Agastya's birthday. Enters his 'teen'. Here to wish him," Amitabh posted Saturday night on srbachchan.tumblr.com. While his grandson...
  • Shweta Menon's movie 'Kalimannu' to be remade November 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Actress Shweta Menon's movie Kalimannu has been making headlines for its unique theme. If the reports are anything to go by, Kalimannu will get a Tamil remake! The remake will include the title Uyirin Osai. Interestingly, Shweta will also play the female lead in the remake version. The...
  • Did not withdraw complaint against MP under duress: Shweta Menon November 10, 2013

    Thiruvananthapuram: Malayalam actor Shweta Menon, who had accused Congress MP N Peethambara Kurup of molesting her but later chose not to press the case, on Sunday rejected reports that she had withdrawn the complaint under pressure from the film industry. The 39yearold artiste, who has essayed many memorable roles in a...
  • Shweta Menon's initial statement says Congress MP touched her November 6, 2013

    Thiruvananthapuram: Days after Malayalam Actress Shwetha Menon withdrew her harassment complaint, initial statement by Shweta Menon to the Kollam police states that she was sexually harassed by Congress MP N Peethambara Kurup at the venue of the President's trophy boat race in Kollam. The statement accessed by CNNIBN states that...
  • Kerala: Congress youth workers burns effigy of actress Shweta Menon November 4, 2013

    Angry Youth Congress workers in Kollam district of Kerala burnt an effigy of Malayalam actress Swetha Menon after reports that police here had registered a case against MP Peethamabara Kurup for allegedly groping her. Shouting slogans against the actress, party activists walked through the main road in Kollam and warned that...