Govind Nihalani, the man behind some of Om Puri's most memorable films, "Aakrosh" and "Ardh Satya", remembers him as someone who never let his stardom overshadow the actor in him. DNA Also reported by •Deccan Herald
A tour operator has been asked by the Parel Consumer Court to pay over Rs 2 lakhs to a Powai resident who had, in 2015, approached the firm for help regarding visa for a trip he was making to New.. Mid-Day
New Delhi, Jan 06 (ANI): "Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro"- must have been Om Puri's last words when he passed away with cardiac arrest today morning in Mumbai. And as his former colleague and good.. Source: E Now -
*Muzaffarnagar:* An absconding gangster, carrying a cash reward of Rs 12,000 on his head, was arrested after ten years from Datyana village, police said on Thursday.
Sahender, who was carrying cash.. Mid-Day
Let me begin by first explaining that one of the meanings of the word 'handicapper' is 'someone who believes that it is possible to equalize performances of two racehorses of differing ability by.. Mid-Day
*Kabul*: At least 25 people were killed and several others wounded in two suicide blasts near a government office along a busy road in the western part of Kabul on Tuesday.
"Two suicide blasts.. Mid-Day
For Om Puri — who passed away on Friday, 6 January 2017 — his big break came with filmmaker-cinematographer-screenwriter Govind Nihalani's Aakrosh(1980) followed by Ardh Satya(1983), Aaghat(1985),.. Firstpost
*Los Angeles:* Indian-American Parag Havaldar, a computer engineer from IIT Kharagpur, is part of the Academy Awards' list of winners for Technical achievement.
The list of 18 achievements was.. Mid-Day
The Bombay High Court is likely to hear a petition tomorrow before the Humboldt Penguins are opened for public viewing.
Filed by advocate Advait Sethna and Ruju Thakker, it has challenged the.. Mid-Day
Om Puri, whose haunting eyes & deafening silence captured the history of violence endured by an ordinary tribal in Aakrosh (1980) & whose portrayal of an upright cop simmering with coiled rage in Ardh.. IndiaTimes
*From powerful roles in police trilogy films Ardh Satya, Drohkaal and Dev to light-hearted characters in Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro, Chachi 420 and Hera Pheri, actor Om Puri leaves behind a legacy very few.. Deccan Herald
Actress Parineeta Borthakur, who was last seen onscreen as a mother in TV show "Swaragini", says she only would take up a mother's role again if she is the lead of the show.
"After 'Swaragini', I.. Mid-Day
When Om, or Omji as I insisted on calling him, came home with his friend and companion Seema Kapoor he was not feeling well. Excessive smoking had killed his taste buds. He couldn’t savour any of.. DNA
*Om Puris sudden demise has sent shockwaves in the industry and among his fans. An actor of immense talent, Puri has left behind an impressive body of work in Indian cinema, Hollywood, European movies.. Deccan Herald
*New Delhi*: The Supreme Court on Friday refused an urgent hearing on a plea seeking that the Union Budget for 2017-18 be deferred till April.
The public suit by advocate M.L. Sharma came in the.. Mid-Day
A giant of parallel and new wave cinema, Om Puri delivered some stellar performances in Ardh Satya, Aakrosh and Jaane Bhi Do Yaaron while being equally at home with Bollywood potboilers and Hollywood.. DNA
Om Puri has appeared in films like Aakrosh, Ardh Satya, Chachi 420, Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro and Malamaal Weekly. He was last seen in Ghayal Returns last year.
The post Om Puri dead: Veteran actor passes.. Firstpost
*Veteran actor Om Puri, who gave countless memorable performances in movies of diverse genres, died at his residence here this morning after a massive heart attack.
He was 66.
*"He passed away this.. Deccan Herald
*Kolkata:* Two teenaged school girls were grievously injured in an acid attack allegedly carried out by a local youth in West Bengal's South 24 Parganas district, police said on Thursday.