24 Aug 2013
Kolkata: Acclaimed writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar on Friday stressed the urgent need to preserve the country's heritage and offered his aid in archiving cultural relics.
03 Jun 2014
Mumbai: The Bollywood fraternity on Tuesday expressed grief over the untimely demise of Union Rural Development Minister and senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Gopinath Munde.
05 Dec 2015
Mumbai: Actor Farhan Akhtar said since he had been beaten on screen in quite a few films, he was very excited to thrash the bad guys in his upcoming film 'Wazir'. 'Wazir', which is slated to release on January 8, 2016, is an action thriller starring Amitabh Bachchan and Farhan in the lead roles along with Aditi Rao Hydari.
20 Dec 2013
Mumbai: Actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar is happy that his father, veteran writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar has been chosen to receive the coveted Sahitya Akademi award for his Urdu poetry. He says it is a proud moment for the entire family.
01 Feb 2013
The level of intolerance has risen in Indian society, National Award winning lyricist and Urdu poet Javed Akhtar said in Kolkata on Thursday.
03 Dec 2015
Mumbai: Amid a controversy surrounding the national anthem, actor Farhan Akhtar today said the anthem evokes a sense of respect in him and he stands up whenever it is played.
26 Nov 2015
Karachi: Former Pakistan captains Javed Miandad and Muhammad Yousuf have supported the concept of day and night Test matches with the experiment due to be launched in the third match between Australia and New Zealand in Adelaide this week.
30 Nov 2015
Mumbai: Varun Dhawan may be busy with his forthcoming film " Dilwale", but the actor has dropped hints that he might team up with director Zoya Akhtar for a new project.
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.
28 Nov 2015
Mumbai: Actor Farhan Akhtar, who has been shooting in Shillong for the sequel of his 2008 film "Rock On!!", surprised everyone by performing an impromptu gig at a club here.