I'll make original films till my mind is functional: Hirani
I'll make original films till my mind is functional: Hirani

Filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani, known for Bollywood entertainers like 'Munna Bhai MBBS', 'Lage Raho Munna Bhai', has nothing against those who make remakes but says he will make original films till his mind is functioning well.

Women's role depreciated in Telugu cinema, says Kamalinee
Women's role depreciated in Telugu cinema, says Kamalinee

 Actress Kamalinee Mukherjee, who has spent over a decade in Telugu filmdom, feels the role of women has depreciated in the industry, but she's happy that at least fresh talent is being recognised.

Gujarat by-elections to be litmus test for Anandi`s leadership

The by-elections to the lone Lok Sabha seat and nine Assembly seats in Gujarat next month will be a litmus test for the leadership and acceptance of new Chief Minister Anandi Patel, who was handed over the baton by Narendra Modi after he was elected as Prime Minister.

Haryana govt appoints two sportspersons as Constables

The Haryana Government on Tuesday decided to appoint yoga player Anil Kumar and body-builder Anand as Constables under sports quota even as discus thrower Seema Antil has been promoted to the rank of Inspector.

Candidates Chess: Viswanathan Anand defeats Veselin Topalov to regain sole lead

India`s Viswanathan Anand regained the sole lead with a sparkling victory over former challenger Veselin Topalov from Bulgaria in the ninth round of Candidates Chess tournament, on Sunday.

Eight killed in road mishap

All eight passengers travelling in an autorickshaw were killed when the vehicle collided with a truck on Dharmaj-Tarapur road near Ramodi village in the district on Monday, police said.

Wherever Bollywood goes, tourism follows: Mahesh Bhatt

A bhelpuri seller`s business on Juhu beach in Mumbai picked up after a song from Rajesh Khanna-starrer `Anand`, shot on the beach, came out, said Mahesh Bhatt Friday, pointing out the power of cinema that boosts tourism on the home turf as well as offshore.

No-confidence motion passed against GCMMF chairman

A no-confidence motion, seeking the ouster of Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation chairman Vipul Chaudhary for alleged mismanagement in affairs of the federation, was today passed in a meeting of board of directors.

World Chess Championship: Carlsen defeats Anand in game 9, extends lead to 6-3

Defending champion Viswanathan Anand was put under tremendous pressure by Norwegian Magnus Carlsen who won the ninth game of the World Chess Championship on Thursday to take a 6-3 lead in the tournament.

I didn`t know what really his intentions were: Viswanathan Anand

Time might be running out and the throne slipping away but defending champion Viswanathan Anand made it clear that he will come back harder in the next game after drawing the eighth tie of the World Chess Championship rather easily, on Tuesday.

World Chess Championship, Game 8: Another tame draw as Carlsen retains two points lead

World champion Viswanathan Anand got an easy draw with black as challenger Magnus Carlsen continued his march towards the throne after the end of the eighth game of the World Chess Championship on Tuesday.

Successive defeats leave defending champion Anand nervy in World Chess C`ship

Having suffered back-to-back defeats in the World Chess Championship, defending champion Viswanathan Anand was on Saturday left a bit nervy if the press conference after the sixth game is anything to go by.

World Chess Championship: Anand plays out tame draw with white pieces against Carlsen

Defending champion Viswanathan Anand was caught off guard by a surprise opening from Magnus Carlsen of Norway as he played out a tame draw against his challenger with white pieces in the second game of the World Chess Championship on Sunday.

World Chess Championship: Viswanathan Anand apologetic after short draw against Carlsen

Defending champion Viswanathan Anand offered apology after he played out a tame draw with white pieces in the second game of World Chess Championship clash against Magnus Carlsen of Norway on Sunday.

World Chess Championship: Game one between Viswanathan Anand, Magnus Carlsen ends in draw

In the much hyped match, Viswanathan Anand and Magnus Carlsen shared points after their first round game ended in a draw.

Chess fever grips Chennai; hundreds throng match venue

It was a dream come true for several chess fans, who watched their icon Viswanathan Anand in action against challenger Magnus Carlsen of Norway in the World Chess Championship which began here on Saturday.

Life imprisonment to 13 in Kheda murder case

A fast track court Wednesday awarded life imprisonment to 13 people for murdering four people in Aral village of Kheda district in 2010.

Viswanathan Anand jumps to joint lead in Grenke Chess Classic

World champion Viswanathan Anand outplayed Daniel Fridman of Germany and jumped to joint lead after the 10th and penultimate round of Grenke Chess Classic here.

Viswanathan Anand held again; Caruana stretches lead

World champion Viswanathan Anand was held to a draw by Georg Meier of Germany for the second time in the Grenke Chess classic now underway here.

Anand crushes Aronian to jump to joint lead

World Champion Viswanathan Anand scored an emphatic victory over world number two Levon Aronian of Armenia to jump to joint lead with two others after the fourth round of the Tata Steel chess tournament, here.