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Amitabh Bachchan in hospital for 'routine checkup'

Amitabh Bachchan in hospital for ‘routine checkup’


Mumbai, Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan went to Lilavati Hospital here Wednesday morning for what was described as “a routine checkup”, though in his blog he has complained of a stomach ache. Though the hospital authorities declined to comment, the same
Michael Jackson personified the impossible: Amitabh Bachchan

Michael Jackson personified the impossible: Amitabh Bachchan


New Delhi, Pop legend Michael Jackson was the “incredible perfection that god could have possibly created” and a man who personified “the impossible”, says Hindi film megastar Amitabh Bachchan. “He (Michael) changed the very psyche of not just the kind

Ali Akbar Khan was a treat for music lovers: Amitabh


New Delhi, Superstar Amitabh Bachchan remembers legendary “sarod genius” Ali Akbar Khan, saying he was a treat for music lovers especially when he used to play with sitar maestro Ravi Shankar and tabla exponent Ustad Allah Rakha. “We lost a
Amitabh's wax statue showcased at IIFA Macau

Amitabh’s wax statue showcased at IIFA Macau


Macau, Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan’s wax figure, which was unveiled at the Madame Tussauds museum in New York last month, has been especially flown in to be showcased at the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards event here. Amitabh’s wax

Bachchan launches Bollywood book despite aversion to name


Macau, Despite his aversion to the term “Bollywood”, screen legend Amitabh Bachchan had no hesitation in commending a book bearing the title “Bollywood in Posters” at the start of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards weekend here Thursday. Film

Amitabh Bachchan Declines Honor to Criticize Indian Attacks


Amitabh Bachchan says he wont take the doctorate from the Queensland University of Technology because of the recent attacks on Indians in Melbourne. Indian media describes the attacks as racist, and diplomatic relations between the two countries have become somewhat
Australian varsity asks Bachchan to reconsider rejecting doctorate

Australian varsity asks Bachchan to reconsider rejecting doctorate


New Delhi, Australia’s Queensland University of Technology (QUT) has asked Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan to reconsider his decision to decline a honorary doctorate in the wake of a series of racist attacks on Indian students in that country. In a
Amitabh turns down Australian honour after racial attacks

Amitabh turns down Australian honour after racial attacks


New Delhi, Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan has turned down an honorary doctorate from an Australian university for his contribution to the world of entertainment following a string of racial attacks on Indian students there, the actor said on his blog.
I would like to be a journalist: Amitabh

I would like to be a journalist: Amitabh


New Delhi, Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan, whose antipathy towards the media is well known, Wednesday said he “would like to be a journalist”. “I would like to be a journalist. In fact in my interviews that I had given in
Bloggers are like my extended family: Amitabh Bachchan

Bloggers are like my extended family: Amitabh Bachchan


Mumbai, He calls them his extended family, shares his day-to-day life with them and is now looking forward to see the faces of those who regularly visit his blog. Superstar Amitabh Bachchan, who completed a year of blogging April 17,