Wanted

  • Salman Khan becomes the first Bollywood actor to make seven Rs 100 crore films in a row 12 hours 49 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Salman Khan, a trend-setter in many ways, has today taken the 'Rs 100 crore club' concept to a whole new level. The coveted, yet unofficial 'club' per say, is the league of films that made more than Rs 100 crores, regardless of its making cost. Many actors so far...
  • Top Odisha Maoist sent to 10-day police remand July 19, 2014

    Bhubaneswar: A court in Odisha on Saturday granted the police a 10-day remand of top Maoist Sabyasachi Panda, a day after his arrest, a defence lawyer said. Police had sought Panda's custody for 14 days to interrogate him. Sub-divisional judicial magistrate (SDJM) at Berhampur PK Behera, however, granted a 10-day remand,...
  • Six 'disillusioned' Maoists surrender in Odisha June 23, 2014

    Bhubaneswar: Six armed Maoists, including a woman carrying a reward of Rs.1 lakh for her capture,on Sunday surrendered in Odisha after being left "disillusioned" by Maoist ideology, police said. The rebels, wanted in connection with several violent incidents, surrendered before the police in the district headquarters town of Koraput, about 500...
  • Why Bollywood actors can't quite imitate the 'swag' of their South Indian counterparts in Hindi remakes June 8, 2014

    New Delhi: If you are a fan of south Indian films, you will understand when I argue that while Hindi films adapt the script, locations and situations from the original movies well, they are unable to do so when it comes to the personal "draw" of the actors. Take the latest...
  • Watch: Cyrus Broacha moderate an election debate May 11, 2014

    In this week's 'The Election That Isn't', Cyrus Broacha conducts an election debate. ...
  • Watch: The Election That Isn't with Cyrus Broacha April 13, 2014

    On the show this week, Cyrus Broacha takes a dig at the ongoing 2014 Lok Sabha elections. He also visits various places in Mumbai to take the views of the Mumbaikars as part of 'Open Mike'. ...
  • Watch 'A Most Wanted Man': The late Philip Seymour Hoffman is just terrific in one of his last film trailers just out April 12, 2014

    He was only 46, busy as ever and secure in his standing as one of the world's greatest actors. There were no dissenters about the gifts and achievements of Philip Seymour Hoffman, whose death in New York brought a stunning halt to his extraordinary and unpredictable career. An Oscar winner and...
  • Masala films have pushed back my kind of cinema: Rajat Kapoor March 9, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood potboilers 'Wanted' and 'Dabangg' minted over Rs.100 crore at the box-office. But from acclaimed actor-filmmaker Rajat Kapoor's perspective, they impacted the growth of his "kind of cinema", which includes offbeat entertainers like 'Bheja Fry' and 'Mithya'. In the past decade, he has directed just five films - 'Raghu Romeo',...
  • Ukraine: Viktor Yanukovich wanted for mass murder February 24, 2014

    Fugitive Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich, ousted after bloody street protests in which demonstrators were shot by police snipers, is wanted for mass murder, authorities announced on Monday. As rival neighbours east and west of the former Soviet republic said a power vacuum in Kiev must not lead to the country breaking...
  • 'Muppets Most Wanted' to be released in India on March 21 February 18, 2014

    Los Angeles: James Boplin's 'Muppets Most Wanted' will hit the screens in India March 21. The family comedy, co-produced by David Hoberman and Todd Lieberman, features Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, The Great Gonzo, Animal, Ricky Gervais, Ty Burrell and Tina Fey in pivotal roles. Disney's 'Muppets Most Wanted' takes...
  • 'Loverspy' hacker who helped catch cheating lovers on FBI's most wanted list November 8, 2013

    Washington: Catching a cheating lover online using commercial spyware seems to be easier than nabbing the hacker behind it. The FBI this week added to its list of most wanted cybercriminals a former San Diego college student who developed an $89 program called "Loverspy" or "Email PI." Sold online from his...
  • Delhi BJP demands sacking of PWD minister September 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi BJP Friday demanded removal of PWD Minister Raj Kumar Chouhan after the Lokayukta sought a review of a decision by the President rejecting its recommendation that he be sacked for misconduct of "grave nature". Lokayukta Justice Manmohan Sarin in a communication Thursday had requested Mukherjee to review the...
  • 'KBC 7' begins today, Amitabh back with new rules September 6, 2013

    Mumbai: Singer Sonu Nigam will be seen with megastar Amitabh Bachchan in the opening act of the seventh edition of game show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' (KBC). Sonu, 40, will belt out some hit numbers while Big B will jive to its beats. "With the incomparable Sonu Nigam and the fluidity of...
  • KBC 7: Follow new set of rules to win Rs 7 crore jackpot August 30, 2013

    Mumbai: The popular game show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati', hosted by megastar Amitabh Bachchan, is back and this time it's bigger and better. The jackpot prize in the 'Kaun Banega Crorepati 2013' will be Rs 7 crore and participants will have to answer 15 questions to win the whopping prize money. There will...
  • The Wanted's new song has two sides to it August 12, 2013

    London: British band The Wanted's new single 'We own the night ' shows two different sides of the members, says singer Max George. The band also consists of Nathan Sykes, Tom Parker, Sive Kaneswaran and Jay McGuiness and the song puts George in a very good mood. "It's my favourite song of...
  • England want apology for cheating allegations August 8, 2013

    Chester-Le-Street: England captain Alastair Cook has described as "blatant fabrication" the claims that Ashes players have used silicone tape on their bats to confuse Hot Spot technology and he wants an apology. Australia's Channel Nine TV reported on Wednesday that the International Cricket Council (ICC) was investigating the use of silicone,...
  • Delhi: Criminal with Rs 50,000 bounty arrested June 28, 2013

    New Delhi: A criminal carrying a bounty of Rs 50,000 and his associate were arrested here, police said Thursday. Sunil, 32, who was carrying a reward of Rs 50,000, was caught three days ago. His associate was taken into custody on Wednesday, police said. A resident of Wazirpur area in west...
  • Prabhudeva: Honestly, I don't have time to be lonely April 3, 2013

    Mumbai: The Indian entertainment industry's male dancing icon Prabhudheva turns 40 Wednesday and says he has no time to brood over his loneliness. "Of course, I'd like someone in my life. And of course, when I go home in the evening I wish there was someone waiting for me. But very...
  • 'All I Want Is Everything' review: It's a lengthy film March 16, 2013

    Cast: Sampada Harkara, Sagari Venkata, Iantha Mitchell, Isidore Philips, Roshan Kanakala, Nikhitha Sai, Pavan Kadari Director: Shital Morjaria Rating: 1.5 out of 5 Released under the PVR Director's Rare banner, 'All I Want Is Everything' is probably inspired by Farhan Akthar's film 'Dil Chahta Hai'. But unlike 'Dil Chahta Hai', this one...
  • Trial court proceedings against Suhaib Ilyasi stayed March 16, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday stayed the trial court proceedings, going on for the last 12 years, against the producer of TV serial "India's Most Wanted" Suhaib Ilyasi who is accused in the dowry death case of his wife Anju Ilyasi. Justice Kailash Gambhir stayed the trial court...
  • Jermaine Jackson changes surname to Jacksun February 24, 2013

    Los Angeles: Singer Jermaine Jackson has legally changed his last name to Jacksun for 'artistic reasons'. The 58 year old submitted paperwork at the Los Angeles County Superior Court in November to change his last name to Jacksun and it has finally been approved, reported TMZ. Jermaine had to publicly announce...
  • 'Climate change has been with us for quite some time' January 31, 2013

    Ali Tauqueer Sheikh, Director Asia, Climate and Development Knowledge Network talks about the significance of having special focus development of developing nations. ...
  • Salman Khan to shoot with Prabhudheva by 2013-end January 29, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Salman Khan, one of the busiest actors in showbiz, has managed to give some dates to Prabhudheva for his next untitled film. The film's producer, Ramesh Taurani, told IANS: "Salman will be doing a film with us. The film will go on floors by the end of this year....
  • Prabhudeva: Veteran actors are my lucky mascot January 28, 2013

    Mumbai: Working with ageing veterans is a boon for Prabhudheva and the choreographer-turned-director says they are his lucky mascots. "I have worked with Vinod Khanna in 'Wanted' and in my next film 'Ramaiya Vasta Vaiya', I will cast Randhir Kapoor. Their presence itself makes a huge difference. They are all...
  • Prabhu Deva: Everybody wants me to do action films January 24, 2013

    Mumbai: After giving two back-to-back hits in Bollywood, South choreographer-turned-director Prabhu Deva says filmmakers here want him to make action-masala movies but feels its difficult to try out new things in the same space. Prabhu made his directorial debut in Hindi films with Salman Khan starrer 'Wanted' in 2009 which turned...
  • A snapshot of what climate change talks have achieved in 25 years January 22, 2013

    One often comes across observations made by even responsible policy makers that climate change negotiations over the past 25 years have achieved nothing. To my mind, it is just not true; tangible progress has been made. This progress may not be as rapid as many environmentalists would like, but nevertheless...
  • Defining the Rio+20 takeaway: 'The Future We Want' January 22, 2013

    The outcome document of the Rio+20 summit, 'The Future We Want', marks an important advance in the incorporation of a human rights dimension in the UN development agenda. In contrast to the passing or tangential references to human rights in the outcome documents of the earlier Rio de Janeiro summit...
  • Disney loses appeal of 'Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?' ruling December 5, 2012

    Los Angeles: The Walt Disney Co was ordered to pay the British creator of the television game show 'Who Wants to be a Millionaire?' $319 million after a Los Angeles court rejected the company's request for a new trial. Britain's Celador International, which created the quiz show, sued Disney in 2004...
  • Indian man loses bid to buy Brazilian woman's virginity October 25, 2012

    New York: A Japanese man fended off strong competition from an Indian to secure a date with a 20-year-old Brazilian student, who sold her virginity for a USD 780,000 after putting it up for on-line auction for "charity". Catarina Migliorini, sold her virginity to Natsu, from Japan, who won the...