Bhojpuri delegation to take part in global summit

 A 70-member delegation of Bhojpuri-speaking people from India will take part in the International Bhojpuri Conference to be held at Mauritius from October 30 to November 4.

Bihar plans to set up two film cities: Minister

Bihar plans to set up two film cities to give a fillip to the film industry in the state, Art and Culture Minister Vinay Bihari Thursday said.

Bhojpuri film industry killing both cinema, language: Nitin Chandra

Director Nitin Chandra says it is sad that despite a huge market in India and abroad, Bhojpuri films, being frowned upon for its C-grade content, have not grown and that it`s time to revive it.

The Congress is Congress: Ravi Kishan

The Congress party "is out of shape right now", but "the Congress is Congress," said party candidate and Bhojpuri superstar Ravi Kishan.

Jharkhand minister criticised over test in Bhojpuri language

Jharkhand Minister Geetashree Oraon has been criticized by both the ruling and opposition parties for saying that candidates who wrote a test in Bhojpuri language will be disqualified.

Give Bhojpuri, Rajasthani status of official language: MPs

Members demanded in the Lok Sabha that Bhojpuri and Rajasthani be given the status of official language by including them in the Eighth Schedule of the Constitution

Aamir Khan learns Bhojpuri for `Peekay`

Aamir Khan is said to be learning Bhojpuri for his upcoming movie ‘Peekay’.

Clashes over vulgar Holi songs in Bihar, 2 killed

Two people were killed and over two dozen injured in clashes in Bihar over playing lewd Bhojpuri Holi songs, police said.

Shatrughan Sinha, Jaya Prada, Lalu Prasad and Amar Singh team up for Bhojpuri film

Actor-turned-politicians Shatrughan Sinha and Jaya Prada have teamed up with the maverick RJD President Lalu Prasad for a Bhojpuri film.

Manoj Tiwari to start film on Sher Shah Suri in 2013

Bhojpuri superstar Manoj Tiwari is set to begin shooting for his dream project - a Hindi film on the life of Emperor Sher Shah Suri, next year.

Chidambaram stuns LS, speaks in Bhojpuri

Home Minister P Chidambaram stunned the Lok Sabha Thursday when he addressed the house in Bhojpuri.

Jharkhand Governor returns bill to Assembly

Seeking clarifications, the Jharkhand Governor has returned to the state assembly a bill granting second language-status to 11 languages.

When Bihari babu struggled with Bhojpuri

Famous as the `Bihari Babu`, veteran film actor Shatrughan Sinha had to train himself to speak flawless Bhojpuri while shooting for `Ke Bani Crorepati`, the Bhojpuri version of popular game show `Kaun Banega Crorepati`.

Sonakshi to appear on Bhojpuri version of KBC

B-town stars making an appearance on the small screen is the new 'in' thing.

Eyeing moolah, MNS has no problems with Bhojpuri

Despite constantly badmouthing, chastising and thrashing North Indians for snatching jobs meant for the Marathi manoos, when it comes to business, MNS couldn’t agree more with their long lost North Indian brothers!

No time-frame for inclusion of Bhojpuri in 8th Schedule: Govt

Govt today said it was
considering inclusion of Bhojpuri and Rajasthani languages in
the Eighth Schedule of the Constitution thereby granting it
the status as the official language but could not give any
time-frame to do so.

Bhojpuri cinema edges its way to success

Under the big tree called Bollywood, the Bhojpuri film industry has been steadily taking root. While the mega Hindi film industry struggles to profit from its releases, its fledgling cousin has been growing steadily, doubling its output from 50 films four years ago to 100 films annually, and making money too.