Tochi Raina wanted to be cricketer

Mumbai, Feb 20 : Singer Tochi Raina, who has sung songs like “Kabira” and “Iktara”, says he aspired to be a cricketer. During his visit to the Hungama office here for a meet-and-greet session called Hungama Spotlight, Tochi shared why the song “Saibo” is special to him, read a statement. “The song has both my […]

I sign films based on their potential: Richa

Mumbai, Feb 20 : Actress Richa Chadha says she signs film based on the merit of the story. Richa is known for featuring in critically acclaimed films like “Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye!”, “Gangs of Wasseypur”, “Masaan” and “Sarbjit”. Most of her films even did well at the box office, barring a few like “Jia Aur […]

‘Government not supporting entertainment industry’

Mumbai, Feb 19 : The government is not supporting the entertainment industry enough despite its high tax contribution, says producer Babubhai Thiba, who is also the treasurer of the Indian Motion Pictures Producers’ Association. On the issues faced by the entertainment industry, Thiba said: “When the government has created a censor board, it is our […]

Ashwin Sanghi’s ‘The Krishna Key’ to be adapted into film

Mumbai, Feb 19 : Author Ashwin Sanghi’s book “The Krishna Key” is set to be adapted into a film and an original series for the digital platform. Eros International has acquired the rights to adapt Sanghi’s thriller which came out in 2012, said a statement from the company. The book follows a history professor who […]

Police hunt for man who harassed Marathi actress

Mumbai, Feb 19 : The Mumbai Police are on the lookout for an unidentified but affluent person who behaved obscenely and masturbated before noted Marathi actress Chinmayee Surve-Raghavan on Monday afternoon, an officer said. The incident came to light after the woman’s husband and veteran actor Sumeet Raghavan lodged a complaint with Vile Parle Police […]

Heroism of Bhanot continues to move me: Sonam

Mumbai, Feb 19 : Actress Sonam Kapoor feels blessed to have worked on “Neerja” — a biopic on Neerja Bhanot, the valiant Pan Am flight attendant who saved a number of lives when terrorists hijacked a plane to Karachi in 1986. She says her bravery continues to move her. “Even today, the heroism and bravery […]