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International Indian Film Academy Awards, known as the Bollywood Oscars, comes to Tampa, Fla.

By Tamara Lush THE ASSOCIATED PRESS TAMPA, Fla. — The International Indian Film Academy is holding its annual awards... (more...)

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‘Mastram’ trailer crosses 16 lakh hits on YouTube

New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) — The fate of erotic thriller “Mastram” will be decided May 9, but its trailer,... (more...)

Hollywood director Aronofsky watches his ‘Noah’ in Kochi

New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) — Hollywood director Darren Aronofsky, who has helmed “Noah”, caught the movie... (more...)

Nargis, John encourage people to imbibe fitness

New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) — Actors John Abraham and Nargis Fakhri, along with Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh... (more...)

Priyanka’s new single in third spot on Itunes India

Mumbai, April 23 (IANS) — The going is great for actor-singer Priyanka Chopra. She is out with her third solo single... (more...)

KBC winner Sunmeet Kaur to launch boutique in the capital

New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) — Sunmeet Kaur Sawhney, winner of the “Kaun Banega Crorepati” (KBC) sixth season,... (more...)

Ranveer Singh urges people to try ‘the Rex’

New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) — Actor Ranveer Singh, who has done bold scenes in movies like “Goliyon Ki Rasleela... (more...)

Monica Dogra roots for LGBT cause with new US short film

New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) — Singer-actress Monica Dogra says that she is in favour of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender... (more...)

Nadiadwala to host big bash to celebrate twin successes

By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, April 23 (IANS) — Producer Sajid Nadiadwala, who is in Warsaw shooting with Salman Khan for... (more...)

‘Yeh Hai Bakrapur’ a labour of love: Director

Mumbai, April 23 (IANS) — Janaki Vishwanathan’s “Yeh Hai Bakrapur” is soon going to hit the theatres... (more...)

I like to surrender to director’s vision: Manav Kaul

By Haricharan Pudipeddi Chennai, April 23 (IANS) — Actor Manav Kaul, acclaimed for his roles in films such as “1971″... (more...)

NMIFF partners with European film fests

Mumbai, April 23 (IANS) — The second edition of Navi Mumbai International Film Festival (NMIFF) has collaborated with... (more...)

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