04 Nov 2014
Thiruvananthapuram: Singer Hariharan will compose the theme song of the 35th edition of the National Games to be held in Kerala early next year. Penned by lyricist Javed Akhtar, the focus of the song will be national integration and sports fitness.
25 Oct 2013
Patna: Many characters in Bollywood films were modelled on ex-Bihar CM Lalu Prasad Yadav to cash in on his funny disposition but the 'positive' transformation of Bihar now attracts praise for its citizens, noted lyricist and Rajya Sabha MP Javed Akhtar said.
05 Oct 2013
Mumbai: Acclaimed writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar has penned a special speech which will be delivered by a key character in Anil Kapoor’s TV show ‘24’.
18 May 2016
New Delhi: The established stars of our Bollywood industry are seen as role models, they are the trendsetters when it comes to fashion and style statement. But, it will not be wrong to say that the next-gen of star kids are giving tough competition to them as they are gearing up to enter this glamorous industry.
08 Jun 2016
Mumbai: Filmmakers Kabir Khan, Farhan Akhtar, Gauri Shinde and actress Kalki Koechlin have joined the growing number of Bollywood celebrities, who have slammed the censor board for demanding cuts in 'Udta Punjab'.
09 Jan 2014
New Delhi: The ‘Jack of all trades’, actor-director Farhan Akhtar has turned 40 today. Though he has started his career with direction, Farhan has carved a niche for him in singing and acting also. At 40, he’s not only an ace director, writer and producer, but also a dynamic actor, and if that wasn’t enough, he is also a singer and lyricist, making him a creative genius.
08 Jun 2013
Acclaimed writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar's three-year long battle to secure copyright benefits for writers and musicians in the country, has now gone global.
25 May 2016
New Delhi: Urmila Matondkar tied the knot with model Mohsin Akhtar earlier this year. Their marriage was a low key affair with only close friends and family in attendance.
05 Sep 2013
Mumbai: Actor-director Farhan Akhtar, whose father-scriptwriter Javed has been embroiled in a legal battle with those remaking 'Zanjeer', says the right way to go about remakes is to take the consent of those associated with the original.
24 May 2016
Mumbai: Adhuna Bhabhani and Farhan Akhtar may have gone their separate ways, but things are still cordial between them. Adhuna had even accompanied Farhan’s mother, Honey Irani, to Preity Zinta’s wedding reception two weeks ago.