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Mahesh Bhatt

Alia Bhatt Was The Reason Behind Creation Of SRK's 'Duplicate' Reveals Father Mahesh Bhatt

Jan 03, 2022 Outlook Web Bureau

The actual purpose for producing the film twenty years later was revealed to the public in an old interview in which the filmmaker openly states that he made it in the hopes of impressing a teenage Alia Bhatt.

Pictures From Vikram Bhatt’s Secret Wedding To Shwetambari Soni Go Viral

Oct 09, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Bollywood filmmaker Vikram Bhatt and art curator Shwetambari Soni tied the knot over a year ago in a hush hush ceremony. Pictures from the same have gone viral now.

Pooja Bhatt Thanks Gulshan Kumar For ‘Bankrolling’ 'Dil Hai Ke Manta Nahin' On Its 30th anniversary

Actor Pooja Bhatt celebrated thirty years of her Bollywood debut, 'Dil Hai Ki Manta Nahin', and thanked Gulshan Kumar for producing the film, despite it being labelled as "too risky" by the experts.

Movie Review: Mahesh Bhatt Leads Audiences To A Blind Alley In Sadak 2

Aug 29, 2020 Giridhar Jha

Based on a wafer-thin plot, which has been done to death in Hindi cinema over the years, Mahesh Bhatt's Sadak 2 embodies tacky masala cinema of a bygone era.

Ahead Of Film Release, 'Sadak 2' Trailer Becomes Second-Most Disliked Video On YouTube

Mahesh Bhatt’s 'Sadak 2', which is set to release online on August 28, received over 12 million thumbs down on its trailer on Youtube amid controversy over nepotism.

26 August, 2020

Mahesh Bhatt Loves Controversies But Sadak 2 Row Is Too Hot To Handle

Giridhar Jha

In just a fortnight since its release, Sadak 2 trailer on YouTube has garnered more than a whopping 1.2 crore dislikes. The primary reason behind the tsunami of dislikes for the film apparently is director Mahesh Bhatt’s open support to actress Rhea Chakraborty.

26 July, 2020

Mahesh Bhatt, Karan Johar's Manager To Record Statements In Sushant Singh Rajput Suicide Case


The police are investigating allegations that professional rivalry, besides clinical depression, drove Sushant Singh Rajput to suicide.

09 July, 2020

Basant Rath: The Suspended J-K Cop On Whom Mahesh Bhatt Wishes To Make A Movie

Naseer Ganai

IPS officer Basant Rath has been suspended for 'repeated instances of gross misconduct and misbehaviour', according to a order by the Home Ministry.

20 September, 2018

Mahesh Bhatt To Direct Daughter Alia In Sadak 2

Outlook Web Bureau

For the first time, the ‘Raazi' star will be directed by her father in the remake of his 1991 super hit movie, ‘Sadak’

03 September, 2018

Mahesh Bhatt's Jalebi Tells How To Live In An Age Of Bewilderment

Outlook Web Bureau

Rhea Chakraborty, Digangana Suryavanshi, Varun Mitra roped in for Mahesh Bhatt’s film Jalebi which is scheduled to release on October 12.

27 August, 2018

Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt, Is Making His Acting Debut

Outlook Web Bureau

Mahesh Bhatt looking forward to his acting debut with'sensitive film,The Dark Side Of Life: Mumbai City.

05 June, 2006

'A Dangerous Trend'

Nagendar Sharma

'Do not forget that student wing of Congress party, the NSUI has also opposed Fanaa in Gujarat and my petition also includes that,' argues the outspoken film director, reiterating also that 'it is wrong and illogical for the states to ban D

24 January, 2005

For Me, She Died Twice...

Mahesh Bhatt

...once when she had the mental breakdown and now. I owe everything that I am today to my brief association with this magnificent woman. She was a rebel who lived life on her own terms, died on her own terms.

31 October, 2002

Rage Is The Answer

Mahesh Bhatt

This is a brutal world, it only responds to strength. Not in "Love thy neighbour as thyself", but in the terror that if you try to kill your neighbour you will also be destroyed along with him, lies the future of mankind.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

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