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  • Amitabh Bachchan's iconic knotted shirt in 'Deewar' was a tailoring error July 3, 2014

    Mumbai: The denim blue shirt teamed with khakee coloured pants and a rope dangling over the shoulder is arguably Amitabh Bachchan's most iconic film look till date and the megastar reveals the styling in 'Deewar' was a result of a mistake by the tailor. Reflective of the tumultuous politics of the early...
  • 'For my fans I will always remain Rani Mukerji, won't change my surname to Chopra' June 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Rani Mukerji, who got married to director producer Aditya Chopra in April this year, says she wants to retain her surname and would not change it to Chopra. Rani tied knot with Aditya in a quiet ceremony in Italy. Though actresses like Aishwarya Rai and Kareena Kapoor adapted...
  • Our family bonded again after Rani came into our family: Uday Chopra June 10, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor-producer Uday Chopra says his sister-in-law Rani Mukerji is a homemaker and it was she who brought the family together after the demise of his father Yash Chopra. Rani and Uday shared screen space in 'Mujhse Dosti Karoge' which was her first film with the YRF banner. "I have known...
  • Snapshot: Ranvir Shorey poses with 'Titli' team at its screening; the film gets a thumbs up at Cannes 2014 May 22, 2014

    Dibakar Banerjee's co-produced film 'Titli', which was recently screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 67th Cannes International Film Festival, has opened to positive reviews. Presented by Yash Raj Films, the film explores the relationship between two brothers, one of whom runs away from home to escape his...
  • London Asian Film Festival to pay tribute to Rituparno Ghosh, Yash Chopra May 15, 2014

    London: Bollywood filmmaker Yash Chopra and Bengali director Rituparno Ghosh will be remembered at the 16th London Asian Film Festival, which begins from June 1. King of Romance Yash Chopra, who died in 2012, has made his love for Britain evident in films like 'Lamhe' and 'Jab Tak Hai Jaan'....
  • Pam Chopra to attend Yash Chopra tribute at London fest May 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Pam Chopra will attend an event dedicated to the work and life of her late husband and veteran Hindi filmmaker Yash Chopra at the 16th annual Tongues on Fire London Asian Film Festival. To be held June 7, Remembering Yash Chopra will see Pam in conversation with Rachel Dwyer,...
  • Sayeed hit out dig at NC, Congress, says no takers of hollow slogans April 8, 2014

    Jammu: PDP on Tuesday hit out at the ruling NC-Congress alliance in Jammu and Kashmir, saying there were no takers for its "hollow slogans" and stood exposed before the people in the Lok Sabha elections. Claiming "overwhelming response" for the party, its patron Mufti Mohammed Sayeed said a strong wind was...
  • Snapshot: Shah Rukh Khan seen getting his first look in 'Fan' from Oscar winning make-up artiste Greg Cannon March 26, 2014

    Yash Raj films has roped in Oscar-winning make-up artiste Greg Cannon to develop the look of superstar Shah Rukh Khan for his upcoming film 'Fan'. The movie, directed by 'Band Baaja Baarat' helmer Maneesh Sharma, will see the superstar playing the role of a fan. The film begins shooting July...
  • Critical acclaim doesn't translate into Box Office success: Sonam Kapoor on 'Bewakoofiyaan' gross collection March 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Yash Raj Films' 'Bewakoofiyaan' may not have been received well but its lead actress Sonam is happy with her work in the romantic comedy. "I am happy with the response to the film. If you get critical acclaim, it does not translate into box office success," Sonam told reporters here...
  • Sonam is very intelligent, couldn't think of anyone else for 'Bewakoofiyaan', says director Nupur Asthana March 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Nupur Asthana, the director of 'Bewakoofiyaan', says finding a producer for her films was not a cakewalk. "My journey has certainly not been easy. I have struggled a lot to find producers for my films. As a newcomer everyone faces this problem, but I am thankful to Yash Raj...
  • UP government announces names of 22 recipients of Yash Bharti Award March 5, 2014

    The Uttar Pradesh government on Wednesday announced the names of 22 renowned personalities who would be conferred with the state's highest Yash Bharti Award this year. Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav made the announcement at an official programme in Lucknow. Prominent among the awardees are Bhajan singer Anup Jalota, lyricist Sameer, singer Rekha...
  • 'Daawat-e-Ishq' is one of the best films of 2014: Anupam Kher February 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Anupam Kher, who will be seen in multiple films this year, has already picked his favourite. He says Yash Raj Films' 'Daawat-e-Ishq' is one of the best. "Now that 'Daawat-e-Ishq' shooting is almost coming to an end, I can proudly say that it is one of the best films...
  • Kapil Sharma turns actor with Y-films' 'Bank-Chor' February 17, 2014

    Mumbai: After inviting actors like SRK and Salman Khan to his TV show, stand-up comedian Kapil Sharma is all set to make his own debut as an actor with thriller-comedy 'Bank-Chor'. Kapil has signed a three-film contract and talent management deal with Yash Raj Films. Y-Films, the youth branch...
  • Priyanka Chopra-Ranveer Singh starrer 'Gunday' to pay tribute to Yash Chopra February 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Ali Abbas Zafar's 'Gunday' will pay tribute to late filmmaker Yash Chopra with a 60-second montage in the beginning of the film. Chopra died in 2012 and 'Gunday' was the last script he had heard. It was Zafar's idea to include a tribute to the filmmaker, known for directing great...
  • Gajakesari: Watch Yash, Amulya in the trailer February 9, 2014

    New Delhi: The makers of 'Gajakesari' have revealed the first look of the film. Directed by Krishna, the film features Yash and Amulya in the lead roles. The film is said to be one of the most awaited films of the Kannada film industry in 2014. Take a look at...
  • YRF's co-production 'Grace of Monaco' to open Cannes 2014 January 27, 2014

    Cannes: French director Olivier Dahan's 'Grace of Monaco' will open the 67th Festival de Cannes on May 14. The biopic will be screened in Cannes in the Official Selection category, Out of Competition, said a statement on Cannes official website. Jointly produced by Pierre-Ange Le Pogam, Uday Chopra (YRF Entertainment) and Arash...
  • BCCI has to verify age documents of players: Delhi High Court January 21, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Tuesday stayed the order of a single judge directing Board of Control for Cricket in India to determine the age of players on the basis of birth certificates or documents furnished as age proof while doing away with the bone test. A bench headed...
  • I have no plans to retire, says Amitabh Bachchan January 17, 2014

    Indore: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan said that he has no plans to retire from acting as he believes if he does so, he would fall sick. "I have always been confronted with the question about why I am working at the age of 71. I feel that if I stop working,...
  • Top executive of the Yash Birla group arrested for drug possession January 12, 2014

    Mumbai: A top executive of of the Yash Birla group has been arrested by Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) for allegedly purchasing and possessing cocaine, and remanded in their custody till January 16 by a local court. Anant Pathak (31), president of corporate affairs of the group, his bodyguard Dilip Palekar...
  • Parental feeling is very natural for me at this age: Karan Johar January 12, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Karan Johar, 41, who has been in the favour of adoption, says it is natural to have parental feeling at his age. The 'India's Got Talent' judge got emotional on the sets of the reality show when he saw a troupe of children performing an act. Karan later hugged...
  • Yash Birla group's top executive quizzed by NCB for drugs possesion January 11, 2014

    Mumbai: A senior executive working with Yash Birla Group was questioned by Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) after the Income Tax department found a banned substance during a raid. Sources said that Income Tax officials found banned substance from the possession of Anand Vardhan during a raid. Apart from him, two others...
  • I-T raids 20 Yash Birla properties in Mumbai, Delhi January 7, 2014

    Mumbai: The Income Tax department on Tuesday is carrying out searches at five companies of the Yash Birla group. The raids are currently underway at 15 different locations in Mumbai and Delhi. The companies are being searched for suspected tax evasion. Officials suspect that the income declared by them is...
  • e Lounge: 'Dhoom 3' breaks records, collects 107cr in 3 days December 24, 2013

    Yash Raj Film's latest 'Dhoom 3' has created a record of sorts by earning Rs 107.61 crore in its opening weekend. The Aamir Khan starrer earned around Rs 33 crore on the opening day exclusively through its Hindi version. The film has become the biggest non-holiday opener in Bollywood till...
  • Shah Rukh Khan to star in Maneesh Sharma's 'Fan' December 17, 2013

    Mumbai: Superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who has millions of fans around the world, is all set to play one in his upcoming film 'Fan', to be directed by 'Band Baaja Baarat' helmer Maneesh Sharma for Yash Raj Films. The 48-year-old actor said the role is a tribute to his admirers. "Most...