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Farhan Akhtar trains tirelessly for his next sport flick, 'Toofan'

28 Jul 2019

Farhan Akhtar trains tirelessly for his next sport flick, 'Toofan'

Farhan Akhtar, who will be seen in Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's Toofan, is sweating hard for this upcoming sports drama.

#NewsBytesExclusive: National record-holder Muhammed Anas talks about his journey

10 May 2019

#NewsBytesExclusive: National record-holder Muhammed Anas talks about his journey

India have been slowly and steadily rising in the field of athletics.

After MS Dhoni, Dinesh Karthik to have a biopic?

07 Mar 2019

After MS Dhoni, Dinesh Karthik to have a biopic?

Bollywood is seeing a surge in biopics lately, and special focus is being given to sports persons.

'Zila Ghaziabad' director announces biopic on Bhaichung Bhutia

14 Nov 2018

'Zila Ghaziabad' director announces biopic on Bhaichung Bhutia

Director Anand Kumar, best known for Sanjay Dutt-Vivek Oberoi starrer 'Zila Ghaziabad', is working on ex-football captain of India, Bhaichung Bhutia's biopic.

Instead of Milkha Singh, Bengal textbook mentions Farhan Akhtar

19 Aug 2018

Instead of Milkha Singh, Bengal textbook mentions Farhan Akhtar

In an astonishing incident which puts the spotlight on the poor education system, a West Bengal textbook put Farhan Akhtar's photo while portraying Milkha Singh, the legendary sprinter.

A biopic on Sania Mirza's life will soon hit screens

04 Aug 2018

A biopic on Sania Mirza's life will soon hit screens

Sania Mirza is a familiar name across Indian households for her tennis performances, and now we're going to get a film on her life.

Biopics should be narrated truthfully, feels actor Chitrangada Singh

13 Jul 2018

Biopics should be narrated truthfully, feels actor Chitrangada Singh

Actor Chitrangada Singh, who has produced "Soorma", says biopics should be narrated truthfully.

Who have been India's best track and field athletes?

13 Jul 2018

Who have been India's best track and field athletes?

India's 18-year-old track athlete Hima Das became the latest sporting sensation after she bagged the gold medal yesterday.

Can 'Sanju' beat these 5 Indian biopics?

26 Jun 2018

Can 'Sanju' beat these 5 Indian biopics?

Ranbir Kapoor's 'Sanju' is arguably the most eagerly-awaited biopic in recent times. The buzz for the Rajkumar Hirani directorial is unprecedented and a tsunami is expected at the box office on June 29.

Mumbai: Amit Shah to meet Tata, Lata, Madhuri tomorrow

05 Jun 2018

Mumbai: Amit Shah to meet Tata, Lata, Madhuri tomorrow

BJP president Amit Shah will tomorrow meet industrialist Ratan Tata, Lata Mangeshkar, and actor Madhuri Dixit and share the Modi government's achievements with them as part of his party's "contact for support" campaign.

SRK's wax statue to grace New Delhi's Madame Tussauds

14 Mar 2018

SRK's wax statue to grace New Delhi's Madame Tussauds

Shah Rukh Khan, who already has a wax statue at Madame Tussauds in London, will now have one at its newly inaugurated branch in New Delhi, which also happens to be superstar's hometown.

To Farhan Akhtar, the charming powerhouse of talent, happy birthday!

09 Jan 2018

To Farhan Akhtar, the charming powerhouse of talent, happy birthday!

Call it a compliment or a curse, but despite a 17-year-long prolific career, the most memorable movie of Farhan Akhtar is still his debut, 'Dil Chahta Hai', a film that defined 'cool' for an entire generation at the turn of the century.

Government announces Rs.90 lakh cash prize for Paralympic medalists

30 Sep 2016

Government announces Rs.90 lakh cash prize for Paralympic medalists

Indian Government has announced a total cash prize of Rs.90 lakh for the four medal winners of the 2016 Paralympics.

Paralympic Medalists will be awarded Khel Ratna: Indian Sports Minister

19 Sep 2016

Paralympic Medalists will be awarded Khel Ratna: Indian Sports Minister

Treating Paralympians as equals with Olympians, Indian Sports Minister Vijay Goel stated that next year onwards, paralympic medalists will be bestowed with the Khel Ratna.

Sports Minister non-committal on awarding Khel Ratna to Paralympic medalists

15 Sep 2016

Sports Minister non-committal on awarding Khel Ratna to Paralympic medalists

On Wednesday, Sports Minister Vijay Goel refused to commit if Rio Paralympics medalists would be conferred with the highest sporting honour in the country, the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award.