13 Nov 2014
Patna: Chetan Bhagat's latest book 'Half Girlfriend' has irked the erstwhile royal family of Dumraon, which alleged that the book portrayed them in a bad light and threatened to slap a defamation suit against the author and the publisher. The erstwhile royals, including 88-year-old Maharaja Bahadur Kamal Singh and Yuvraj Chandra Vijay Singh, accused Bhagat of denigrating their family.
13 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Actor-producer Ajay Devgn feels the box-office business in Bollywood is mostly driven by commercial considerations. Devgn, 45, who is behind many big-budget movies including 'Singham' and 'Golmaal' franchises, said it is necessary these days to promote a film to register in the audience's mind.
30 Oct 2014
Mumbai: They belong to two different worlds - books and films - but style is something common to author Chetan Bhagat and actor Boman Irani.
11 Dec 2014
Washington: Indian-origin professor T V Paul has been elected 56th president of the International Studies Association (ISA), a respected and widely known scholarly association in the field of international studies.
28 Aug 2011
Chetan Bhagat, whose next book, Revolution 2020, hits book stands this October, speaks on corruption, coming of age as a writer and his detractors even as he lends his support to Anna Hazare at the Ramleela Maidan in New Delhi.
04 Dec 2014
United Nations: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki- moon has called for efforts to ensure that the technology of the 21 century is accessible to persons with disability so that critical information can reach them.
05 Dec 2014
Bhubaneswar: Ahead of the eight-nation Champion Trophy here, Odisha government on Thursday gave away cash award of Rs 30 lakh to Birendra Lakra, international hockey player from the state.
15 Sep 2014
Mumbai: Even before the release of author Chetan Bhagat's next novel 'Half Girlfriend', filmmaker Mohit Suri has come on board to helm the movie adaptation of the book.
14 Sep 2014
Mumbai: Mohit Suri is set to direct the film adaptation of author Chetan Bhagat's upcoming novel "Half Girlfriend", which is about a Bihari boy falling in love with a girl from upper class society.
01 Oct 2014
Mumbai: If sources are to be believed, both Ranveer Singh and Ranbir Kapoor have been approached to star in the film adaptation of Chetan Bhagat's book, 'Half Girlfriend'.