National Film Awards 2013: That’s how good cinema in the country is celebrated!

Talent from the Indian movie industry received awards from President Pranab Mukherjee at the 60th National Film Awards across various categories here Friday.

President releases stamps on 50 film personalities

At 60th National Film Awards ceremony here Friday, President Pranab Mukherjee Friday released postal stamps commemorating 50 iconic film personalities who brought changes in the Indian cinema.

No National Award for ‘Barfi!’; Ranbir Kapoor disappointed

Ranbir Kapoor spoke about ‘Barfi!’ not being selected for any category at the National Awards 2013.

Any award for `Kahaani` is an award for me, says Vidya Balan

Actress Vidya Balan is overwhelmed that `Kahaani` bagged two national awards this year and feels that every honour for the gritty venture is her own.

Happy to be living my dream: Vidya Balan

Vidya Balan, who has delivered several hits including the national-award winning `Paa` and `The Dirty Picture`, says she does not feel the pressure to deliver as she chooses good scripts.

There is a certain respect associated with a National Award in our psyche: Irrfan Khan

In 2013, Irrfan Khan is the proud recipient of the National Film Award for Best Actor.

National Film Awards: No accolades for ‘Barfi!’, Priyanka Chopra sad

Last year when Anurag Basu’s ‘Barfi!’ hit the theatres, viewers went gaga over the film.

Hoped Kichcha Sudeep will win award too, says SS Rajamouli

Though happy that his Telugu revenge-drama ‘Eega’ pocketed two National Awards Monday, Telugu filmmaker S.S Rajamouli was hoping Kannada star Kichcha Sudeep, who played the antagonist in the film, would win an award as well.

I thank my parents for the award: Birju Maharaj

Pandit Birju Maharaj said he would like to thank his parents for the National Award he won Monday for best choreography for Kamal Haasan`s multilingual spy-thriller ‘Vishwaroopam’.

Anu Kapoor, Dolly Ahluwalia in gratitude for National Award

Actors Anu Kapoor and Dolly Ahluwalia, who have won the National Awards for best supporting actor and actress respectively, for their quirky roles in ‘Vicky Donor’, are humbled with the recognition.

Team Makuta proud of National Award for `Eega`

Who could`ve possibly imagined that a housefly could become one of the most loved film characters of Indian cinema in recent times?

National Award scares me: Parineeti Chopra

After winning a special mention for her performance in ‘Ishaqzaade’ at the announcement of the 60th National Film Awards here, young and vivacious actress Parineeti Chopra says she is scared but motivated to keep giving better shots in the film industry.

Shoojit Sircar breaks into `sperm dance` at National Awards

Director Shoojit Sircar is ‘ecstatic’ after his film `Vicky Donor` ended up pocketing three National Awards, including the best film providing wholesome entertainment.