Kolkata, April 17 (IANS) The BJP on Wednesday moved the Election Commission seeking strong action against Bangladesh actor Gazi Abdun Noor for allegedly campaigning for a Trinamool Congress Lok Sabha candidate, even as a Trinamool leader rubbished the saffron outfit's charge.  

Kumaraswamy flays Yash campaigning for Sumalatha

Kumaraswamy flays Yash campaigning for Sumalatha

Bengaluru, April 18 (IANS) In the heat of electioneering, Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy has decried Kannada superstar Yash campaigning for multilingual South Indian actor Sumalatha Ambareesh, an Independent contesting in the high-profile Mandya Lok Sabha constituency against his son Nikhil Gowda of the ruling Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S), a party official said on Wednesday.  

After Modi biopic, movie 'inspired' by Mamata planned for release in poll time

After Modi biopic, movie 'inspired' by Mamata planned for release in poll time

Kolkata, April 17 (IANS) Even as a controversy continues to rage over the Modi biopic, a movie "inspired" by the life of Trinamool Congress supremo and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is planned for release early next month, in the midst of Lok Sabha elections.  

Shooting for 'Kanchana 3' was like holiday: Vedhika

Shooting for 'Kanchana 3' was like holiday: Vedhika

Chennai, April 17 (IANS) Actress Vedhika says shooting for forthcoming Tamil horror-comedy "Kanchana 3", the fourth part in the widely popular "Kanchana" franchise, was like going on a big holiday and she considers the movie a great addition to her filmography.  

Samantha Akkineni confirms doing cameo 'Manmadhudu 2'

Samantha Akkineni confirms doing cameo 'Manmadhudu 2'

Chennai, April 16 (IANS) Actress Samantha Akkineni, who is basking in the success of her latest Telugu outing "Majili", has confirmed signing a cameo in her father-in-law Akkineni Nagarjunas upcoming romantic comedy "Manmadhudu 2".  

'Vinci Da' most original thriller of India (Review)

'Vinci Da' most original thriller of India (Review)

Film: "Vinci Da" (Bengali); Cast: Rudranil Ghosh, Ritwick Chakraborty, Anirban Bhattacharya, Sohini Sarkar; Director: Srijit Mukherjee; Rating: **** ½ (four and a half stars)  

Chiranjeevi, Jr. NTR, Ram Charan cast their vote

Chiranjeevi, Jr. NTR, Ram Charan cast their vote

Hyderabad, April 11 (IANS) Popular Telugu stars such as Chiranjeevi, Jr. NTR, Ram Charan and Allu Arjun among others cast their ballot here on Thursday.  

SC: Shadow ban on film threat to artistic freedom

SC: Shadow ban on film threat to artistic freedom

 New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Thursday slapped a fine of Rs 20 lakh on the West Bengal government for restricting the screening of "Bhobishyoter Bhoot", a political satire directed by Anik Dutta.