26
Saturday
May 2018
9:17 PM IST
News Headlines
Home   | Main News   | Kerala  | National   | International  | Business   | Sports   | Entertainment   | Columns   | Offbeat   | About Deepika 
Entertainment News
Shree Narayan Singh to direct Verghese Kurien biopic
 
(Mumbai, Feb 7, 2018): Director Shree Narayan Singh is on board to helm a film on the life of Verghese Kurien, the Father of White Revolution in India.

Ekta Kapoor's Balaji Motion Pictures, has acquired the rights for the book "I Too Had A Dream", which chronicles Kurien's life.

The "Toilet: Ek Prem Katha" director said the movie will give an insight into the milk revolution, with emphasis on the social entrepreneur's role in empowering, especially women.

"The film will talk about not just making profits and being a huge enterprise but also Dr Kurien's role in empowering general public, especially women, at the grassroots level, Dr Verghese Kurien was a visionary businessman, philanthropist and a great human being," Singh said in a statement.

Kapoor said she was excited to bring another interesting story to the celluloid.

"Balaji has always strived to bring interesting stories on screen, and the story of Dr Verghese Kurien is not only engaging but extremely inspiring too. I am delighted to collaborate with Shree Narayan Singh to tell the story of a true visionary," she said.(PTI)


I am a big flop actor: Karan Johar
Bittersweet moment for us: Akshaye on Vinod Khanna's Dadasaheb Phalke honour
Happy Sonam is getting married, Anand a great guy: Harshvardhan Kapoor
Auctioning 'Rustom' costume for good cause: Akshay Kumar
I lost my virginity through rape: Amy Schumer
Priyanka Chopra to attend Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding
Parmanu– The Story of Pokhran to Release on 25th May, 2018
I'm my own worst critic: Benedict Cumberbatch
Women being vocal is still new to the world: Priyanka Chopra
Shooting of 'Student of the Year 2' begins in Dehradun
Challenging to play Thackeray, says Nawazuddin Siddiqui
Shah Rukh Khan's wax statue unveiled at Madame Tussauds Delhi
Want to marry Frances McDormand: Dwayne Johnson
How the bearded look happened in 'Kammarasambhavam': Dileep speaks / Video
I'm back: Arnold Schwarzenegger after open-heart surgery
Film has suddenly lost its charm, says Bachchan
I am growing up very fast into a child: Shah Rukh on 'Zero'
Don't try to pollute film industry with communal bias: Javed Akhtar
TV actor Karan Paranjape dies at 26
Tintin is not dead: Steven Spielberg
KERALA NEWS
Kerala among 13 states on thunderstorm alert
 (New Delhi, May 7, 2018): Thunderstorms accompanied by squall, hail and heavy rains are likel  
Kerala Karshaka Jadha Opens to a Great Beginning / Video
Malappuram press club attack: RSS workers nabbed
Workers injured in mudslide at construction site
INTERNATIONAL NEWS
Russia's ex-US envoy: Trump wants better ties with
 Moscow, May 25 (AP) Russia's former ambassador to the United States says "toxic" political infightin
Summit with Kim Jong-un could still go ahead on June 12: Trump
Pakistan votes to bring tribal areas into political fold
US demands two Venezuelan diplomats leave within 48 hours: State Dept
NATIONAL NEWS
BJP govt has set new benchmark of inflation: Pilot on fuel price rise
 Jaipur, May 25 (PTI) Rajasthan Congress Chief Sachin Pilot today hit out at the BJP government at th
10 LeT men charged for preparing to revive outfit's activities in India
Pak violates ceasefire along LoC
CBI officer probing Nirav Modi case repatriated to cadre
Untitled Page
Rashtra Deepika LTD
Copyright @ 2017 , Rashtra Deepika Ltd.