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Nishagandhi Award Presented to Ilayaraja

Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 20 (PTI) Music maestro Ilayaraja was today presented the prestigious ‘Nishagandhi Puraskaram’ by Kerala government in recognition of his valuable contribution to Indian film music. The award comprises Rs 1,50,000, a citation and…

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Oscar Nomination Made Brie Larson Nervous

Los Angeles, Jan 15 (IANS) Actress Brie Larson started “shaking and crying” when she found out she had received her first ever Oscar nomination for her role in “Room”. It certainly took a while for…







India Out Of Oscar Race

Los Angeles, Jan 14 (IANS) Indian regional films — “Court”, “Jalam”, “RangiTaranga” and “Nachom-ia Kumpasar”, which were vying for a spot in different categories of the upcoming 88th Academy Awards, couldn’t make it to the…



Big B, Ranveer Share Best Actor Award

Mumbai, Jan 9 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan late on Friday shared the Best Actor award (male) with Ranveer Singh at the Screen Awards 2016 here. While Big B was honoured for his role in “Piku”,…







Ilayaraja Nominated for Top Kerala Award

Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 31 (IANS) Music legend Ilayaraja was on Thursday nominated for the Nishagandi Puraskaram by the Kerala government, a minister said. The 72-year-old maestro is being conferred the honour for his artistic excellence and…