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Big B to launch diabetes bus

Big B to launch diabetes bus


London, With India emerging as the ‘diabetes capital’ of the world, Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan is to launch a mobile testing unit for diabetes in Goa Sunday, the British patrons of the initiative said Thursday. The bus, known as a
Amitabh likely to campaign again for polio eradication

Amitabh likely to campaign again for polio eradication


Mumbai, Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan, one of the most effective campaigners against polio, is likely to work for the cause again. Amitabh, who is goodwill ambassador for UNICEF, says UN officials have asked him to again extend his support to
I'm incapable of directing a film: Amitabh Bachchan

I’m incapable of directing a film: Amitabh Bachchan


Agra, He has dabbled in acting, production, playback singing and also worked as a television host, but Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan has no plans to direct a film. “Direction is a very difficult and classified job, which I feel I
My grandchildren were my inspiration for

My grandchildren were my inspiration for “Paa”: Amitabh


Mumbai, Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who plays a 12-year-old progeric in “Paa”, says he has taken cues from his grandchildren to adapt a child’s mannerisms for the role. “A lot of prosthetics went into making me look like a 12-year-old
Mulayam bats for Amar and Bachchan, blames Mayawati for FIR

Mulayam bats for Amar and Bachchan, blames Mayawati for FIR


Lucknow, Samajwadi Party president Mulayam Singh Yadav Friday termed the FIR filed against party general secretary Amar Singh and Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan as a “conspiracy”, and said he sensed that Chief Minister Mayawati had a “hand in it”. “Such
Amitabh Bachchan, Amar Singh accused of Rs.500 crore scam

Amitabh Bachchan, Amar Singh accused of Rs.500 crore scam


Lucknow, Bollywood mega star Amitabh Bachchan and Samajwadi Party general secretary Amar Singh have been accused of involvement in a Rs.500 crore money laundering scam, according to a complaint lodged with Kanpur police. Lodged by local businessman Shivkant Tripathi late
Bollywood stars cast votes for Maharashtra Elections

Bollywood stars cast votes for Maharashtra Elections


Amitabh & Jaya Bachchan, Priyanka Chopra, Arsad Warsi, Shahrukh Khan, Rishi Kapoor, Amisha Patel, Aamir Khan, Kiran Rao, Sanjay & Manyata Dutt pose after casting his votes today for Maharashtra Elections.
1,207 SMSes jammed my mobile on my birthday: Amitabh Bachchan

1,207 SMSes jammed my mobile on my birthday: Amitabh Bachchan


New Delhi, Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan received 1,207 SMSes on his 67th birthday from fans, family and relatives. He says that the deluge of messages jammed his cellphone. “I feel blessed to have so much love and affection from others.
Big B gets a blast from the past in

Big B gets a blast from the past in “Aladin”


Mumbai, Filmmaker Sujoy Ghosh is such a huge fan of Amitabh Bachchan that he revisited many of the megastar’s hit films, studied key scenes and dialogues and came up with his own take by presenting them in his forthcoming fantasy

Big B gets poetic on his birthday


On his birthday superstar Amitabh Bachchan recited one of his favourite poems written by his father.