26 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Major Mukund Varadarajan and Naik Neeraj Kumar Singh, the two army personnel who laid down their lives combating militants in Kashmir Valley, were on Monday awarded posthumously the highest peacetime military honour, the Ashok Chakra, by President Pranab Mukherjee.
30 Jun 2011
In a major decision, Defence Ministry is preparing to increase the monetary allowance given to the winners of Param Vir Chakra. The Central government also wants to pour in more funds in the state government accounts which are meant to help the gallantry award winners financially.
27 Dec 2014
Pune: Actor Vir Das, who has carved a place for himself in Bollywood with his unique brand of comedy, has been trying to come out of the genre through some of his films like "Revolver Rani" and "Delhi Belly".
27 Dec 2014
Mumbai: Grapevine has it that a biopic is being planned on the life of Neerja Bhanot, the 23-year-old flight attendant who saved many lives during the 1986 hijacking of an American airliner in Karachi. And Sonam Kapoor has apparently been signed on to essay the protagonist’s role.
26 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Country is celebrating its 66th Republic Day on Monday amid tight security. The colourful celebrations is being held at the Rajpath where India's military prowess and cultural diversity are being displayed as part of the Republic Day parade.
13 Jan 2015
Mumbai: Filmmaker Milap Zaveri and his wife Gouri have welcomed their first child, a baby boy. Zaveri, who is currently working on his directorial comeback 'Mastizaade', took to Twitter to share his excitement of being a father.
19 Nov 2014
Mumbai: After a five-year courtship, actor Vir Das tied the knot with girlfriend Shivani Mathur at a secret ceremony in Sri Lanka. The duo exchanged vows on October 19.
01 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Bollywood actress Sunny Leone who wooed her fans with sizzling moves in 'Baby Doll' in 2014 is all set to welcome the 2015 with a New Year resolution.
01 Nov 2014
Mumbai: The fun and frolic on the set of 'Mastizaade' in Pattaya will be missed, says actress Sunny Leone. "For the 1st time in Bollywood I am not looking forward 2 a schedule ending and going back to Mumbai. Thanks @MastizaadeFilm @RangitaNandy @zmilap," Sunny tweeted.
15 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Lance Naik Bharat Kumar Chhetri has been awarded the Shaurya Chakra, the third highest peacetime gallantry award, for killing two members of Pakistan's notorious Border Action Team along the Line of Control (LoC).