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    Doubtful about reuniting with David Dhawan: Govinda

    New Delhi: Govinda and David Dhawan ruled the box office in the ’90s with over 15 back-to-back hits, but the actor says he is “doubtful” if he will ever work with the director again. Dhawan made his directorial debut in 1989 with “Taaqatwar” starring Govinda. The director-actor duo went on to give blockbusters like “Shola Aur Shabnam”, “Saajan Chale Sasural”, “Hero No 1”, “Coolie No 1”, “Dulhe Raja” and “Bade Miyan Chote Miyan”.

  • Never felt I have failed: Govinda

    He ruled the box office in the ’90s and early 2000s but Govinda has not been able to recreate that success for quite some time now. Despite this, the actor says he does not feel he has failed as a performer.

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    Dahi Handi mess: Plea seeks jail term for top cop, Shelar, others

    Mumbai: Days after the city celebrated Dahi Handi festival, an activist has dragged the Maharashtra government and its officials to the Bombay High Court, seeking contempt proceedings against them. This comes after one govinda died during the festival and nearly 295 sustained injuries on September 3.

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    Janmashtami 2018: Under-14 govinda the norm, as safety goes for a toss

    Mumbai: An underage govinda helmed practically every dahi handi during Janmashtami celebrations in the city on Monday. The groups and organisers flouted almost all the rules laid down by courts and the dahi handi coordination committee before the festival.

  • Janmashtami 2018: At least 36 ‘govindas’ injured during Dahi Handi celebration in Mumbai

    The birth of Lord Krishna was rung in with religious fervour and gaiety in Maharashtra and it was followed Monday by colourful ‘dahi handi’ celebrations which saw enthusiastic participation by youngsters in Mumbai and other parts of the state. However, like every year, there have been reports of injuries as well.  As per an ANI report 36 ‘govindas’ have been injured till 2pm in Mumbai during Dahi-Handi celebrations. In Thane, one person injured

  • David Dhawan to revamp No. 1 series, but it will not be with Govinda; deets inside

    Varun Dhawan has now become a household name and his father David Dhawan is no less than a legend who could be termed as an expert when it comes to the comedy genre. Good news for the Varun and David Dhawan fans is that the might be seen working for the third time, after their two successful collaborations for Main Tera Hero and Judwaa 2.

  • Cold War? Krushna Abhishek openly calls Kapil Sharma his ‘rival’

    Kapil Sharma’s ill health and subsequent fall from stardom is still a talk of the town. In a shocking turn of events, Kapil went from being the King of Comedy to a person battling issues on personal and professional front which led to his big fall from the popularity charts.

  • Dancing Uncle Sanjeev Shrivastava finally meets his idol Govinda on Dance Deewane

    Dancing uncle is back in the news and this time it was his turn to get stunned. Known as Sanjeev Shrivastava, the groovy dancer had his perfect moves leading him for a meet and greet with his idol Govinda himself. Sanjeev and his wife who became a viral sensation after emulating steps from Mein se meena se na saki se, made it to Dance Deewane.

  • Govinda is Anupam Kher’s ‘favourite actor’

    Mumbai, Veteran actor Anupam Kher says Govinda is his favourite. Anupam met Govinda in London and shared a photograph on social media too.”It was wonderful to bump into one of my favourite actors in London. The one and only Govinda! I have done number of films with him. ‘Shola Aur Shabnam’ and ‘Haseena Maan Jayegi’ are two of my favourites. There is no one who can match his spontaneity.

  • This is one of the best tributes I have received till date, says Govinda on Sanjeev Srivastava’s viral dance video

    Dancing Uncle aka Sanjeev Srivastava recently went viral on social media followed by a dance video that gained momentum on YouTube. The video features him dancing to the iconic number of ‘Aap Ke Aa Jane Se’ (Khudgarz) which was originally picturized on Govinda. Now, when the veteran 90s superstar was asked if he has come across the song, Govinda was all praises for Sanjeev Srivastava’s performance.

  • Watch: This engineering college professor with Govinda’s dance skills is the new internet sensation

    If you are active on social media, you must be aware of a video getting viral. And if you have already watched it, you know why the video has gone viral. A video of middle age man and his wife, shaking a leg to the song ‘Main Se Meena Se’ at a wedding is doing the rounds. From WhatsApp, Twitter to Facebook, the man’s video of Govinda-style dancing is bringing joy to

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    Is Govinda really playing Vijay Mallya in Rangeela Raja? Here’s what Pahlaj Nihalani has to say

    If rumours are to be believed then former censor board chief Pahlaj Nihalani has plotted a comeback role for his favourite actor Govinda in Rangeela Raja which is meant to blow the lid off a certain Mr Mallya’s international scam. Apparently Govinda plays a smooth suave womanizing scamster. His entire character and the look is based on a certain Mr Mallya.

  • I feel happy doing Govinda’s comeback film: Pahlaj Nihalani

    Mumbai: Pahlaj Nihalani, the former CFBC chairperson who had a controversial tenure, is back into the role of a filmmaker with his favourite leading man Govinda as they completed the shooting of a new film. Giving details of the project Nihalani said: “It is titled ‘Rangeela Raja’ and it’s an out-and-out comedy. But comedy of a kind never attempted by Govinda before. Unlike the streetwise comic characters, Govinda is famous for, he plays