Everything you need to know about Vivek Nagar: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Everything you need to know about Vivek Nagar: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) Thanks to actress Karishma Tanna's towering look, she was banned from wearing high heels while shooting for upcoming movie "Grand Masti" as she looked taller than her co-star Vivek Oberoi.
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) A chilled drink with lemon in it is an ideal way to ward off unbearable heat during summer season. Whether it is an iced tea or mojito, the citrus fruit can be included in your drink to refresh you.
Hyderabad, May 19 (IANS) Setting a fresh deadline, three Congress MPs from Telangana Sunday asked the party's leadership to take a positive decision over the demand for separate statehood to the region by May 30.
New Delhi, May 18 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has said that it will approach the Supreme Court on Monday with a petition to remove from service its own Superintendent of Police, who was arrested here for allegedly taking a bribe to settle a land dispute.
New Delhi, May 18 (ANI): The recent data theft by hackers from two Indian companies processing prepaid cards for several overseas banks, which led to a global fraud of 45 million dollars, has made India's 100 billion dollar IT industry a primary target of spam, phishing and viruses. The security breach has reopened the debate on IT security norms followed by Indian firms and the role played by 'ethical' hackers.
New Delhi, May 18 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has arrested the chief investigator in the coal blocks allotment case for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs.7 lakh to "settle" a land dispute for a businessman.
Washington, May 17 (IANS) Indian American software magnate Vivek Ranadive, who has become the first person of Indian descent to become the owner of a major US basketball team, plans to build the Sacramento Kings into a global brand.
New York, May 17 (IANS) A day after NBA owners rejected Sacramento Kings' move to Seattle, the Maloof brothers, owners of the franchise, have agreed to sell the basketball side to a Sacramento-based group headed by Indian Vivek Ranadive.
Mumbai, May 16 (IANS) Director Vivek Agnihotri says it was filmaker Vikram Bhatt who inspired him to make "Freedom".
Bangalore, May 15 (IANS) In all, 22,817 people of varying age and ability will take part in the sixth TCS World 10K Bangalore 2013 run here Sunday, according to promoters Procam International.
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) A Delhi court Tuesday asked police to file a status report on a plea seeking registration of a first information report (FIR) against three policemen for alleged lapses in handling a five-year-old girl's gang-rape case.
Bangalore, May 13 (IANS) The charity drive associated with the TCS World 10K Bangalore 2013, to be run Sunday, has already collected Rs.3.25 crore, and the amount is expected to increase significantly in the coming days and the days that follow the race, according to 'Bangalore Cares', the official charity partner to the event.
Mumbai, May 13 (IANS) Dev Goel, son of director Jyotin Goel, is set to make his debut as an actor and writer with comedy "Hum Hai Raahi Car Ke". He says he will be very happy if his debut film also becomes a hit just like the film "Rocky" proved for the Hollywood star Sylvester Stallone.
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) The male friend of the woman gang-raped here Dec 16, 2012 was Thursday described as a "womaniser" by a defence counsel in a Delhi court.
Mumbai, May 6 (IANS) The shooting for "Grand Masti", a sequel to 2004 hit sex-comedy "Masti", is over. Vivek Oberoi, who plays one of the male leads in it, says he will miss the team.
Mumbai, May 6 (IANS) Filmmaker Anurag Basu, who started his direction career with 1996 hit daily soap "Tara", says films should not be considered superior to television and adds that filmmaking is easier.
Mumbai, May 5 (IANS) Actress Lara Dutta is enjoying her stay in Madrid, Spain, and says her daughter Saira is the boss when it comes to choosing food when they go out to eat.
A Delhi court Saturday granted four days police custody of Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal's nephew Vijay Singla and three others, arrested for allegedly taking a bribe to ensure the promotion of a top railway official...............
New Delhi May 4 (IANS) A Delhi court Saturday granted four days police custody of Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal's nephew Vijay Singla and three others, arrested for allegedly taking a bribe to ensure the promotion of a top railway official.
Mumbai, May 1 (IANS) Director Dibakar Banerjee wonders why a lot of filmmakers aren't attempting anthologies like "Bombay Talkies". He feels that the concept is beneficial for filmmakers as well as for audiences.
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) Childhood crushes always remain special, and it isn't any different for Vivek Oberoi. The actor expressed his admiration for Juhi Chawla on the sets of "India's Best Dramebaaz".
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) The deputy commissioner of police of east Delhi, where the rape of a five-year-old girl took place, was transferred Monday during a mid-level reshuffle in Delhi Police, an official said.
Mumbai, April 29 (IANS) Actor Vivek Oberoi, who will next be seen sharing screen space with superstar Hrithik Roshan in "Krrish 3", minces no words in praising his co-star.
Mumbai, April 29 (IANS) Actor Arshad Warsi, who shares screen space with Aamir Khan in "P.K.", says the Indian film industry needs more people like the actor-filmmaker, who made his Bollywood debut 25 years back on this date.
Patna, April 27 (IANS) The nomination of senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader C.P. Thakur's son as the party's candidate for the May 9 by-polls to the Bihar legislative council has drawn criticism from others in the party, with one leader terming it "unacceptable".
Dr. A.K. Walia, Minister of Higher Education, Training & Technical Education has said that the World Class Skill Centre in collaboration with the Institute of Technical Education,
Kochi, April 24 (IANS) The proposed IPO of MobME Wireless Solutions Ltd., India's first telecom campus start-up, has received in-principle approval from the National Stock Exchange of India Ltd. (NSE), while leading credit rating agency CRISIL has assigned it a grading of 3/5.
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) The strategy of increasing prices and taxes of alcohol and alcohol-related beverages has not lowered neither their demand or consumption in the country, leading to various health and social issues, health experts said Monday.
Film: "Udhayam NH4"; Cast: Siddharth Suryanarayan, Ashrita Shetty, Kay Kay Menon, Avinash, Deepak, Ajai, Kalai, Vivek and Naren; Director: Manimaran; Rating: ***1/2
Hyderabad, April 14 (IANS) A Congress MP from Telangana in Andhra Pradesh Sunday warned that he would quit the party unless it gave a categorical assurance on separate statehood to the region.
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) Actor Riteish Deshmukh is busy with work and he says he is enjoying it.
Mumbai, April 12 (IANS) Adah Sharma, who will be seen sharing screen space with the likes of Sanjay Dutt and Juhi Chawla in comedy "Hum Hai Raahi Car Ke", says she got to learn a lot from her experienced co-stars about comic timing.
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New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) Former Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman Lalit Modi's niece Jayati is set for her Bollywood debut. She will be seen in filmmaker Karan Johar's upcoming film "Gippi".
Mumbai, April 8 (IANS) Contrary to his image of a style icon, Bollywood heartthrob Hrithik Roshan doesn't ponder too much over his clothes and dresses in whatever he grabs in his wardrobe.
Mumbai, April 8 (IANS) Rakesh Roshan has taken the prized Diwali release to the next level. Moving away from the traditional Friday screening, he has has decided to releasae 'Krrish 3' on Sunday, Nov 3, which is Diwali.
Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri, who is all set to make a film on women's empowerment for T Series, was keen to sign Vidya Balan for the lead role.
Mumbai, March 25 (IANS) Vivek Oberoi says media should be cautious and report more about an actor's films rather than his personal life.
Gurgaon, March 23 (IANS) A Congress legislator Saturday apologised for making a remark at national women's kabbadi team coach Sunil Dabas here a day ago, police said.
Chennai, March 23 (IANS) National champion Amittrajit Ghosh (co-driver Ashwin Naik), driving a Mitsubishi Cedia (Group N), scrambled into lead after front-running Arjun Rao (Satish Rajagopal) in a Volkswagen Polo conceded the advantage following a broken drive shaft to drop to overall sixth on the opening day of AVT Premium South India Rally here Saturday.
Gurgaon, March 22 (IANS) National women's kabbadi team coach and Dronacharya awardee Sunil Dabas Friday fainted on stage after a legislator allegedly made a remark on her clothes during a college function here, police said.
Sydney, Mar. 19 (ANI): Tighter labour migration rules in Australia could drive skilled workers to other developed nations, which could cost the country, experts have warned.
Chennai, March 18 (IANS) The 2013 FMSCI Indian National Rally Championship kicks off here this weekend with the AVT Premium South India Rally that has attracted a flattering 37 entries, including a Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution 10.
Film: "All I Want Is Everything"; Actors: Sampada Harkara, Sagari Venkata, Iantha Mitchell, Isidore Philips, Roshan Kanakala, Nikhitha Sai, Pavan Kadari, Rohit, Vani Harkara, Jayanti Reddy; Director: Shital Morjaria; Rating: *1/2
Hyderabad, March 8 (IANS) Hyderabad police have arrested a man, who fabricated certain documents to make them believe that there is likelihood of another terrorist attack in the city.
Mumbai, March 5 (IANS) Sanjay Dutt has fallen in love with his character of real-life unconventional cop Pritam Singh in "Zilla Ghaziabad". He will now produce a film in which he will again play the notorious real-life cop from Ghaziabad.
New Delhi, Feb. 25 (ANI): Taking on the Trinamool Congress (TMC)-led West Bengal Government over the banning of a film in which the anti-Singur movement has been allegedly depicted in a negative light, senior Communist Party of India- Marxist (CPI-M) leader Nilotpal Basu on Monday said there is absolutely no freedom of expression in the state under the Mamata Banerjee regime.
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Actor Vivek Oberoi, along with his family, is in Allahabad for the Mahakumbh there.
Noida, Feb 24 (IANS) The son of a retired IAS officer has been arrested on charges of attempting to sexually assault a young woman who had come to a hotel to learn yoga, police said Sunday.
Mumbai, Feb 23 (IANS) Vivek Oberoi is happy with the response to his latest release "Zila Ghaziabad" and says the film has been a "big comeback" for him.
Mumbai, Feb 22 (IANS) Vivek Oberoi, who had earlier done "Shootout at Lokhandwala" with Sanjay Dutt and is now seen in "Zila Ghaziabad", says he has some 'kismet connection' with the actor.
Mumbai, Feb 22 (IANS) Bhojpuri actor Ravi Kishan is set to enter the field of politics and reveals that he will be fighting elections.
Film: 'Zila Ghaziabad'; Directed by: Anand Kumar; Starring: Sanjay Dutt, Vivek Oberoi, Paresh Rawal, Arshad Warsi, Chandrachur Singh, Ravi Kishan, Divya Dutta; Rating:**1/2
Mumbai, Feb 20 (IANS) Director Anand Kumar is upset and disappointed that his film "Zila Ghaziabad", releasing Friday, has got an 'A' Certificate and that too with cuts.
New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) In a film career spanning 10 years, Vivek Oberoi has played diverse roles, witnessed ups and downs, successes and failures, but he says nothing is more gratifying than being able to aid society and work towards its betterment.
Film: "Jayantabhai Ki Luv Story"; Actors: Vivek Oberoi and Neha Sharma; Director: Vinnil Markan; Rating: **1/2
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) Vivek Oberoi recently became the proud father of a son with wife Priyanka Alva. The actor reveals his world came to a standstill when he held the newborn in his hands for the first time.
Mumbai, Feb 15 (IANS) After a not-so-great response to "Kismet Love Paisa Dilli" (KLPD), actor Vivek Oberoi's romantic comedy "Jayantabhai Ki Luv Story" released Froday. The film's initial reports are largely encouraging. However, it is facing an unforeseen crisis - a shortage of movie theatres!
Like it's trailer, JKLS is a story of a bhai (thug) who falls in love with a simple girl and then tries to save it from a villain of his past.
Mumbai, Feb 14 (IANS) Actor Vivek Oberoi, who is entering TV with his first show "India's Biggest Dramebaaz" (IBD), says making his small screen debut with Zee TV's show is an emotional moment for him as his father had also made his television debut with the same channel.
Mumbai, Feb 14 (IANS) Anurag Basu, who gave the small screen hit shows like "Tara" and "Koshish ...Ek Aashaa", returns to television with Zee TV's "India's Best Dramebaaz". Basu, who will judge it, says it's a difficult job.
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) Actress Tara Sharma, who is married to producer Roopak Saluja, is ready with the second season of her show "The Tara Sharma Show - Ek Nayi Ma Ka Safar".
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) Actor Anupam Kher isn't thinking of retirement anytime soon and promises to keep reinventing himself.
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) Popular TV actor Aman Verma, who is joining the cast of "Parvarrish: Kuchh Khatti Kuchh Meethi", is delighted with the role of a lawyer who has zero tolerance for injustice.
Mumbai, Feb 12 (IANS) After the success of sex comedy "Masti", its second part is coming out soon and actor Aftab Shivdasani insists the franchise is "a bundle of entertainment" and there is nothing "common" between the two.
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) The Valentine's Day weekend will see two directors Vishesh Bhatt and Vinnil Markan making their debut at the box office with emotional thriller "Murder 3" and romantic comedy "Jayantabhai Ki Luv Story" (JKLS), which will see Vivek Oberoi in his popular "bhaigiri" avatar, respectively.
Mumbai, Feb 11 (IANS) Vivek Oberoi, who became a proud father of a baby boy Feb 6, is completely in love with his son and reveals how he hasn't even slept in the last 48 hours.
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) The city police Wednesday told a Delhi court that a complaint seeking registration of an FIR against union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde for his remarks linking the BJP and the RSS to "Hindu terrorism", was "motivated".
New Delhi, Feb 6 (ANI): 'Saathiya' star Vivek Oberoi and his wife Priyanka Alva have become proud parents of a baby boy.
Mumbai, Feb 6 (IANS) Actor Vivek Oberoi and wife Priyanka have become proud parents of a boy.
Mumbai, Feb 2 (IANS) Actor Vivek Oberoi says he got to relive two of his past characters - Chandu of "Company" and Aditya of "Saathiya", in one character itself in "Jayantabhai Ki Luv Story".
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) Actress Sonali Bendre, who will judge new children's reality show "India's Best Dramebaaz", feels competition among kids is important as it helps to bring out the best in an individual. But she says it has to be healthy in nature.
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) A Delhi court Friday asked the city police to file a report detailing the action taken on a complaint seeking registration of an FIR against union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde for his remarks linking the BJP and the RSS to "Hindu terrorism".
Hyderabad, Feb 1 (IANS) After widespread criticism of police for the manner in which Congress legislator and former minister Shankar Rao was picked up in a land grab case, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Kiran Kumar Reddy Friday ordered a high-level probe.
Mumbai, Jan 28 (IANS) Filmmaker Nitesh Tiwari, who will direct the sequel to 2008 release "Bhootnath", says they will start shooting once they get dates from Amitabh Bachchan, who played a ghost in the original.
Chennai, Jan 24 (IANS) The first look of Tamil actor Suriya's cop-thriller "Singam 2" is likely to revealed on the occasion of Republic Day, Jan 26.
Mumbai, Jan.20 (ANI): Bollywood actors, celebrities, businessmen and sportspersons participated in the tenth edition of the Mumbai Marathon, which was held here on Sunday.
Kolkata, Jan 14 (IANS) Assailing West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for using Swami Vivekananada's name to publicise her Trinamool Congress' political slogan, the CPI-M Monday accused her of distorting the monk's teachings for furthering her political interests.
Mumbai, Jan 14 (IANS) After a few marginal Hindi film roles, actress Neha Sharma seems to be coming into her own.
Mumbai, Jan 13 (IANS) It's time for some religious activities for actor Vivek Oberoi who has taken a break from his shooting schedule for the Sabarimala pilgrimage in Kerala.
Mumbai, Jan 10 (IANS) Hrithik Roshan is shooting "Krrish 3" amid tight security and feels it is totally justified as it will help in guarding his superhero image till it is revealed on Diwali later this year.
Hyderabad, Jan 8 (IANS) L&T Metro Rail (Hyderabad) Limited (LTMRHL) Tuesday said it may think of roping in equity partners for Hyderabad metro rail project.
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) Delhi Police Saturday refuted allegations by the friend of the Dec 16 gang-rape victim that policemen argued over jurisdictional area, losing precious time that might have proven crucial in saving her.
Mumbai, Jan 4 (IANS) After experimenting with adult film "Hate Story" and working on socio-political drama "Freedom", filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri will take on a social comedy project.
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) Delhi woke up to a bone-chilling and foggy Friday as the minimum temperature dropped to 2.7 degrees Celsius, the season's lowest and four notches below average. The skies cleared up as the day advanced and the sun came out after several days.
New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) A 17-year-old school student was sedated and raped by two men in the upscale south Delhi colony of Safdarjung Enclave on the night of Dec 31, when hundreds had gathered across the national capital to call in the New Year with protests against rape. The two men in their late 20s were arrested and sent to Tihar Jail.
Mumbai, Jan 1 (IANS) Filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri is waiting for choreographer-actor Salman Yusuff Khan to recover from his injury so that he can start the second schedule of socio-political saga "Freedom".
Washington, January 1 (ANI): Fossil records showed that our predecessors were arboreal habitues, that is, until Lucy arrived on the scene.
New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) Choreographer-turned-actor Salman Yusuff Khan, who is making his silver screen debut with Remo D'Souza's "ABCD - AnyBody Can Dance", says he got goosebumps after seeing his name on a huge vanity van on the first day of shoot.
Mumbai, Dec 29 (IANS) Filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri, who recently made erotic thriller "Hate Story", says he has stepped out of the movie's sequel.
Mumbai, Dec 28 (IANS) Hollywood actress Naomi Watts is "touched" by Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi's work for the rehabilitation of the tsunami-hit families in Tamil Nadu. She has even written a letter to him, appreciating his work.
Mumbai, Dec 28 (IANS) Actor Vivek Oberoi believes that crimes against women can only stop when women start to sensitise the men in their family towards the opposite sex.
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) Delhi Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar has written to the home ministry refuting charges that police had interfered with the work of the sub-divisonal magistrate called to record the statement of Delhi gang-rape victim at the Safdarjung Hospital here.
Mumbai, Dec 16 (IANS) Actor Vivek Oberoi and his family are overjoyed at his younger sister Meghna giving birth to a boy.
Lucknow, Dec 13 (IANS) A case of loot, dacoity and attempt to murder has been filed against Louis Khurshid, wife of External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid, by an Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) member in Uttar Pradesh, police said Thursday.
New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) Choreographer-turned-actor Salman Yusuff Khan, who is making his silver screen debut with Remo D'Souza's "ABCD - AnyBody Can Dance", says working with Prabhudheva was a dream come true.
Mumbai, Dec 1 (IANS) Actor Vivek Oberoi, who has been a part of many social causes, believes that cynicism has become a part of everybody's life today.
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday refused to lift the curbs on proceedings against Gujarat's former minister Amit Shah in the Tulsiram Prajapati killing and fixed Jan 15 next year for the final hearing.
Gurgaon (Haryana), Nov 27 (Business Wire-ANI): The average price of a mobile phone sold in India is Rs. 10,764 and the median price is Rs. 7,180, iShopper Mobile Trends Report has revealed.
New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) India Monday launched a national plan for bear conservation that will help in calculating their exact population and counter possible threats like poaching.