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UNICEF and BBC Media join hands to create “AdhaFULL” campaign in India

By Utpal Borpujari / New Delhi Three young detectives and problems related to social issues like under-age marriage, nutrition, stereotyping of girls and boys, continuing education, peer pressure, school drop-outs & exam blues and gender-based violence to solve. That is what is now alive on the TV screens at your home soon as UNICEF India … Continue reading UNICEF and BBC Media join hands to create “AdhaFULL” campaign in India

No more Mushkil for ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’

Rajnath Singh assures safe release of Karan Johar film Our Correspondent It seems there will be problem for smooth relase of Pakistan starrer ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’ as Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh Thursday assured film fertinity that the Karan Johar’s “Ae Dil Hai Mushkil” will get a safe and secure release in theatres on … Continue reading No more Mushkil for ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’

MNS intensifies opposition against ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’

AMN / The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena, led by Raj Thackeray  has intensified its opposition to Karan Johar’s soon-to-be-released film ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’ as it features a Pakistani artists.  It has issued a veiled threat of vandalism to the multiplexes if they screened it. “We will oppose the screening of the movie everywhere in the state. … Continue reading MNS intensifies opposition against ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’

Mumbai Police Assures security to ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’

Mumbai / AMN Despite threat from MNS and some other organisations, Mubai Police on Tuesday assured that proper security will be provided for the smooth release of the film Ae Dil Hai Mushkil. Mumbai Police commissioner Dattatray Padsalgikar made it clear that the film will be released as scheduled. In a statement released after the … Continue reading Mumbai Police Assures security to ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’

ADHM: Controvesy rages over Anurag Kashyap tweets on PM

AMN / Union minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju took potshot at filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, saying people use Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s name to get into news. In a tweet Mr Rijiju said, a new fashion has developed in India. A student or a film person can put a question or speak against … Continue reading ADHM: Controvesy rages over Anurag Kashyap tweets on PM

Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu celebrate Golden Jubilee of their marriage 

Mumbai: Two top celebrities of Indian cinema on Tuesday celebrated Golden Jubilee of the their marriage. Dilip Kumar had married Saira Banu on 11th October 1966 when he was 44 whereas she was half of his age. Many fans of Dilip Kumar congratulated him and prayed for their long life and good health. Allah is … Continue reading Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu celebrate Golden Jubilee of their marriage 

Nobel Prize for Literature goes to US musician and poet Bob Dylan

The 2016 Nobel Prize in literature has been awarded to US musician and poet Bob Dylan. At the hugely-anticipated ceremony in Stockholm today, the Swedish Academy awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize in Literature to US poet and musician Bob Dylan. He won the award for creating new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition, … Continue reading Nobel Prize for Literature goes to US musician and poet Bob Dylan

YRF announces Salman Khan in Tiger Zinda Hai

The blockbuster team of Sultan, superstar Salman Khan and director Ali Abbas Zafar, come together once again for Yash Raj Films’ Tiger Zinda Hai. Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif will be back in Tiger Zinda Hai which is the sequel to YRF’s blockbuster hit Ek Tha Tiger. The film is slated for a Christmas 2017 … Continue reading YRF announces Salman Khan in Tiger Zinda Hai

Philippine drama wins Venice Film Festival’s top prize

A nearly four-hour long movie about a woman’s thirst for revenge and her feelings of forgiveness after 30 years in jail for a crime she did not commit won the Venice Film Festival’s top prize yesterday. Director Lav Diaz has described Ang Babaeng Humayo as a testimony to the struggles of the Philippines after centuries … Continue reading Philippine drama wins Venice Film Festival’s top prize

BMC hits back at comedian Kapil Sharma tweets

Says actor was served notice for illegal construction WEB DESK Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) today hit back at Comedian Kapil Sharma’s explosive tweets to Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying actor was served notice for making illegal construction at his Andheri office. BMC local ward office -K-west, has claimed that the actor was issued a stop work notice … Continue reading BMC hits back at comedian Kapil Sharma tweets

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