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Bappi Lahiri, Rides on Rs.12 crore, to Contest as BJP Candidate

Bollywood music composer Bappi Lahiri contesting as the BJP’s Lok Sabha candidate from West Bengal’s Srirampur, has declared assets worth Rs.12 crore. Known for his flamboyant display of gold chains, Bappi Lahiri declared in his affidavit that he possesses 754 grams of gold jewellery worth around Rs.17 lakh and 4.62 kg of silver valued at over Rs.2 lakh. His wife ...

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Waheeda Rehman ‘not okay’ with making film on her life

Mumbai, April 7 : Veteran actress Waheeda Rehman, who recently unveiled Nasreen Munni Kabir’s book “Conversations with Waheeda Rehman”, says she is “not okay” if a film is made on her life. The 76-year-old has featured in several Bollywood classics like “Solvaa Saal”, “Pyasa”, “Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam”, “Bees Saal Baad’ and “Guide”, and she has regaled audiences with her ...

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Just married Sameera has no plans to join films soon

Mumbai, April 3 : Actress Sameera Reddy says she is currently enjoying her married life and need some more time to return to films. “I have just got married and I am very happy,” Sameera said here Wednesday at an anemia camp. “It is a big change in my life. For me, right now honeymoon period is going on so ...

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‘Mary Kom’ film to release on Gandhi Jayanti

  Mumbai, April 2 : The release date of “Mary Kom”, the much-awaited biopic on Olympic medal-winning boxer M.C. Mary Kom, has been locked. It will come out Oct 2, celebrated as Gandhi Jayanti across the country every year. Viacom18 Motion Pictures Wednesday announced the release date of the film, which stars Priyanka Chopra in the title role. The project ...

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Bollywood news: Women need to be smart, nobody will empower them says Sonam Kapoor in an Interview

Mumbai, April 3 : “Women need to be smart, nobody is going to empower them,” said Sonam Kapoor, a talented and outspoken actor, while expressing her views on the safety of women improving after the national elections. “Women need to be smart about themselves. Nobody is going to empower them,” Sonam told IANS in an interview, responding to a query ...

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Bollywood News : Katrina can never be offended says David Dhawan

umbai, April 2 : A supposedly funny line in David Dhawan’s “Main Tera Hero” where Raju Kher takes a dig at Katrina Kaif’s lack of command over the Hindi language had the affable director being confronted with lots of righteous protest. The director says the actress will take the “bantering quip” sportingly. “It is just an off-the-cuff remark, a bantering ...

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Usha Uthup sings for ‘Revolver Rani’ Kangana

Mumbai, April 2 : Usha Uthup, a powerhouse of singing talent, has lent her voice for the title track of “Revolver Rani”, which features Kangana Ranaut in the role of a gangster woman. This is the first time that Uthup, who can effortlessly croon in 24 languages, has given playback for Kangana. “Usha-ji has sung the title track of ‘Revolver ...

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Court fines Suniel Shetty Rs.20,000 for non-appearance

New Delhi, March 31 : A court here Monday imposed a fine of Rs. 20,000 on Bollywood actor Suniel Shetty after he failed to appear before it in a defamation case. Chief Metropolitan Magistrate (CMM) Savitri allowed the actor’s plea seeking exemption from personal appearance but directed him to pay a fine of Rs. 20,000 for his failure to appear ...

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Bollywood News: Salman is hots says Sonam Kapoor

Mumbai, March 31 : Actress Sonam Kapoor, who had teamed up with Salman Khan in her debut movie “Saawariya”, will work with him once again in Sooraj Barjatya’s next directorial. She praised the superstar as “hot” and said the film will be “double dhamaal”. Sonam told IANS: “He is hot. It’s double ‘dhamaal’ with Salman since he is in double ...

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Don’t like to discriminate between any two industries, says Telugu actor Harshvardhan Rane

Chennai, March 30: Telugu actor Harshvardhan Rane, who is all set to make his Bollywood debut with John Abraham-produced “Satra Ko Shaadi Hain”, says he doesn’t like to discriminate between any two industries and will continue to work in Telugu filmdom. “As soon as I finish my Hindi film, I will return to Telugu industry and continue doing films. I ...

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Megastar Amitabh Bachchan observed Earth Hour

Mumbai, March 30 : Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is all for saving planet earth. He turned off the lights for an hour as part of the global environment campaign. “Had put the lights off at 8:30 p.m. till 9:30 pm for Earth Day, environment campaign last night (March 29) at home … did you?” he tweeted Sunday. As part of their ...

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Salman Khan keen to produce sports-based film

Mumbai, March 29 : Bollywood star Salman Khan, who unveiled the music of an upcoming sports-based film “Khwaabb” here, is himself tempted to produce a movie inspired by a sport. “I would like to produce a film based on sports,” Salman told reporters here at the music launch event Friday. “I have played almost all kinds of sports…I have done ...

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Bollywood News: My parents went too early says Shah Rukh Khan

Mumbai, March 29 : Superstar Shah Rukh Khan was in a nostalgic mood Saturday as he missed his parents, who he feels “went too early” “Talking to boys on the sets…we talked of our parents. Miss my parents now on the drive back from the shoot. They went too early,” the 48-year-old posted on his Twitter page early Saturday morning. ...

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REVIEW: Mehta’s film brings to big screen every aspect of Salman Rushdie’s ‘Midnight’s Children’

By Gurmukh Singh TORONTO: The book that was “impossible to film” has been finally filmed and filmed brilliantly. Salman Rushdie’s Booker Prize winning novel Midnight’s Children’s film adaptation by Deepa Mehta made its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival here Friday. Anyone who has read the novel will tell you that you don’t need to be a film ...

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