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  • Suresh Prabhu meets 'fine actor' Akshay, Bhumi

    Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu met Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar and says that he appreciates the actors effort to spread awareness about Swachh Bharat through their forthcoming film Toilet: Ek Prem Katha. Prabhu on Tuesday took to Twitter, where he shared a series of photographs of the meeting with the two actors. He also praised Akshay and called him a fine actor and wonderful human being.  "Pleasure meeting Akshay Kumar, fine actor, wonderful human being. Appreciate his efforts to spread awareness about

    Bollywood | May 17, 2017
  • Sonam Kapoor, Akshay Kumar, Thank You, Padman

    I respect Akshay for doing content-driven cinema: Sonam

    Sonam Kapoor says she appreciates the fact that Akshay Kumar is touching upon socially-relevant subjects through his films. After their first outing in Anees Bazmee's 2011 Thank You,  Akshay and Sonam have now collaborated in Padman. “This the second time I am working with Akshay and it was a completely different experience. I respect Akshay for doing relevant and content-driven films. As an actor, he is honest to his work and as a person he is very disciplined,” Sonam told. Filmmaker R Balki is

    Bollywood | May 14, 2017
  • Gold, Akshaya Tritiya

    Gold sales double on Akshaya Tritiya in 2017: Expert

    This year's Akshaya Tritiya saw double gold sales across the country as compared to 2016, an expert said on 11 May. "Akshaya Tritiya this year (2017) was excellent-it is estimated that about 35 tonnes of gold was sold across the country during this period, roughly double the numbers of last year," Sanjeev Agarwal, Chairman at FICCI Gems and Jewellery Committee, said in an interview to BTVi. "This bullishness is set in due to a weak 2016, the changes

    Business | May 12, 2017
  • Akshay, Ajay are Bollywood's 'khatron ke khiladi': Rohit Shetty

    Filmmaker Rohit Shetty, son of veteran stuntman and action choreographer M.B. Shetty, says according to him actors Akshay Kumar, Suniel Shetty and Ajay Devgn are the khatron ke khiladi of Bollywood. The Golmaal" director launched the eighth season of Khatron Ke Khiladi with all the contestants here on Tuesday. Rohit said: "From my point of view, I feel Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgn and Suneil Shetty are the 'khatron ke khiladi' of Bollywood. I am seeing them since I was an assistant director in

    Bollywood | May 10, 2017
  • Representational Image

    He deserved death sentence, say Akshay's family members

    Akshay, a convict in the fatal 2012 gang rape of a 23-year-old paramedical student, deserved the death sentence, his family members said after the Supreme Court upheld the death penalty for him and three others in the case on Friday. "We have ended our relationship with him; Akshay is no more our family member; we have nothing to do with him," a close family member told IANS over telephone from Lahang Karma village in Aurangabad district, about 150 km from here. "Please,

    India | May 5, 2017
  • Akshay Roy, Parineeti Chorpa, Ayushmann Khurrana, Meri Pyaari Bindu

    Ayushmann has innocence, Parineeti is spontaneous: Akshay Roy

    Debutante director Akshay Roy says actress Parineeti Chorpa's spontaneity and actor Ayushmann Khurrana's innocence worked well for Meri Pyaari Bindu. The upcoming film is a romantic tale between an aspiring introvert writer Abhi (Ayushmann) and a lively Bindu (Parineeti), who wants to be the next singing sensation. “Lot of it was on page (referring to the story) and they are very good actors, so much of it came through improvisation on the sets. The magic, the chemistry happened between them as they

    Bollywood | May 4, 2017
  • Akshay Kumar,  Sonam Kapoor, 64th National Film Awards, Awards

    Akshay, Sonam attend National Awards gala with families

    Actors Akshay Kumar and Sonam Kapoor were accompanied by their family members to celebrate their moment of glory at the 64th National Film Awards ceremony here on Wednesday. Akshay has been named the Best Actor for his performance in Rustom -- a choice criticised by a cross-section of people. But he was happy and proud of being a part of the ceremony with his "most important people" - his wife Twinkle and son Aarav.  "An important day in my life with the

    Bollywood | May 3, 2017
  • Akshaya Tritiya, Gold, Silver

    Gold shines on Akshaya Tritiya buying, global cues

    Gold prices rose by Rs.30 to Rs.29,480 per 10 grams at the bullion market today largely due to token purchases on the auspicious occasion of 'Akshaya Tritiya'. A firming trend overseas too supported the upside, traders said. However, silver remained under selling pressure and lost another Rs.200 at Rs.40,500 per kg due to reduced offtake by industrial units and coin makers. Traders said besides token purchases on the auspicious occasion of 'Akshaya Tritiya', a firm trend overseas

    Business | April 28, 2017
  • Akshaya Tritiya, gold

    Buoyant gold sales on Akshaya Tritiya cheer markets

    Buoyant gold sales on Akshaya Tritiya brought cheer to jewellers in Mumbai and elsewhere in the country as customers thronged retail outlets to make their customary festive purchases on Friday. All India Gems and Jewellery Federation (AIGJF) President Nitin Khandelwal said the trend started since Gudi Padva in March continued owing to the ongoing marriage season. "There are significant crowds in jewellery shops all over and people, more than 75 percent are opting for big and small items of

    Business | April 28, 2017
  • Jewellers

    Crowds throng jewellers on Akshaya Tritiya

    With cash flow almost normalising after demonetisation, customers on Friday thronged jewellery shops across the country to usher in Akshaya Tritiya. "We are seeing good footfall in our stores. In the last two months, after demonetisation, people have again started buying gold. We expect sales to go up by 40 per cent this Akshaya Tritiya compared to last year as prices are almost at the same level," Balram Garg, Managing Director, P.C. Jeweller, told IANS. Gold price hovered around Rs

    India | April 28, 2017

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