‘Alternative career’: Congress stings Modi over Akshay Kumar interview

New Delhi: Taking a swipe at Prime MinisterNarendra Modi over his interview to actor AkshayKumar, the Congress on Wednesday said it seems a“failed politician” who is about to be rejected by thepeople on May 23 is looking for an alternative employmentavenue in Bollywood. The Congress’s jibe at Modi came after channelsaired the Prime Minister’s interview […]

Dir Tourism Kashmir, Bollywood actress launch TAFOK Directory

Dir Tourism Kashmir, Bollywood actress launch TAFOK Directory

SRINAGAR: TAFOK (Travel Agents Federation of Kashmir) has launched its first travel/tourism directory at OTM Mumbai. The directory was launched by Director Tourism Nisar Ahmad Wani who was accompanied by noted Bollywood actress, Deepti Naval. In his speech, director tourism said that J&K tourism department would provide extended support to TAFOK to promote tourism in […]

Will portray positive image of valley: Manoj Bajpayee

Will portray positive image of valley: Manoj Bajpayee

SRINAGAR: Bollywood actor Manoj Bajpayee along with renowned producer-director Krishna D K held interaction with police personnel and officers at District Police Lines Srinagar. A police statement issued here said Bajpayee praised the people of J&K especially JKP for their hospitality for performing their job despite challenging circumstances. “He expressed that he reserves a lot […]

Secy tourism urges Bollywood to help remove negative perception about Kashmir

Secy tourism urges Bollywood to help remove negative perception about Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Secretary Tourism, Rigzin Samphel on Wednesday met with Bollywood star and director Manoj Bajpayee here and urged him to play his role in promoting tourism and removing the negative perception about Kashmir. During the interaction, Secretary discussed about various tourist destinations in Jammu and Kashmir including Kargil and Leh of Ladakh region with the […]

‘Efforts underway to bring Bollywood back, remove negative perception’

SRINAGAR: Director Tourism Kashmir, Tasaduq Jeelani on Tuesday said that serious efforts were underway to bring back Bollywood to the Valley for filming and other related activities. Jeelani was interacting with media fraternity while taking a location detour of various places of the Srinagar city, especially Dal and Nigeen Lake along with famous Bollywood star […]

Kashmir re-emerges as paradise for filmmakers

Kashmir re-emerges as paradise for filmmakers

SRINAGAR: Bollywood is again turning its eyes, and cameras too, towards its once-favourite destination Kashmir as with the increase in the footfall of tourists, film crews are returning to the Valley to capture the picturesque, shooting-friendly locales and rekindle the old romance with the place. Of late, several movies have been filmed in Kashmir portraying […]

Salman Khan in Sonamarg for film shoot

Salman Khan in Sonamarg for film shoot

Security restrictions annoy tourists Sonamarg: Bollywood star Salman Khan arrived at tourist resort Sonamarg on Monday evening for a two-day shooting schedule of Remo D’Souza directed movie Race 3. Sonamarg is hosting Salman for the second time. The actor, who had shot for Kabir Khan’s Bajrangi Bhaijaan in the picturesque Sonamarg and Pahalgam in 2015, […]

In a first, Bollywood film ‘Sargoshiyan’ premiered at SKICC

In a first, Bollywood film ‘Sargoshiyan’ premiered at SKICC

The film promotes soul of Kashmir: JK Bank Chairman Srinagar: ‘Sargoshiyan’ – feature film with a plot revolving around Kashmir – got premiered here at the banks of the famous Dal Lake in Sher-i-Kashmir International Conference Complex (SKICC). The film has entirely been shot in Kashmir. Despite all odds ‘Sargoshiyan’ has “successfully captured the unexplored […]