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Javed Akhtar speaks up for Aamir Khan

Javed Akhtar speaks up for Aamir Khan


Veteran writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar finds it a “shame” that certain people have abused actor-filmmaker and “Satyamev Jayate 2″ host Aamir Khan and doubted his intentions of amassing donations via the social issue-based TV show. “Shame! Instead of appreciating Aamir, the
As a child, I wanted to be an actor: Javed Akhtar

As a child, I wanted to be an actor: Javed Akhtar


He is an accomplished writer, poet and lyricist, but Javed Akhtar says his childhood aspiration, just like every kid, was to become an actor. “All children, when they watch a film, they end up thinking everything that a hero does
Friends eased pain when parents divorced - Farhan Akhtar

Friends eased pain when parents divorced – Farhan Akhtar


Friendship is a recurring theme in actor-director Farhan Akhtar’s films, right? He reveals that it was friends who supported him during the painful time when his illustrious parents, Javed Akhtar and Honey Irani, divorced around 25 years ago. He started
Sonam with sister Rhea Kapoor at press Conference of film 'Aisha'

Sonam with sister Rhea Kapoor at press Conference of film ‘Aisha’


Rajshree Ojha, Nikhil, Anil Kapoor, Javed Akhtar ,Amit Trivedi ,Sonam Kapoor and sister Rhea Kapoor at the Press Conference of film “Aisha” on 4th July,2010 at Mahalaxmi Race Course.
Katrina arranges special screening of 'Raajneeti' for Salman’s Family

Katrina arranges special screening of ‘Raajneeti’ for Salman’s Family


For those who think that Katrina has severed all relations with Salman Khan and his family, there is news. Recently she arranged a show of her latest hit ‘Raajneeti’ for Salman’s dad, the renowned scriptwriter Salim Khan and the entire
Javed Akhtar gets death threats

Javed Akhtar gets death threats


Mumbai, Eminent lyricist and writer Javed Akhtar has claimed that he has received death threats by e-mail and telephone for his views on issues concerning the Muslim community. “Yes, that is true and I am filing a complaint with the
Ravi Shankar, Javed Akhtar, Jagjit Singh call on Sonia Gandhi

Ravi Shankar, Javed Akhtar, Jagjit Singh call on Sonia Gandhi


New Delhi, Veteran musician Pandit Ravi Shankar, lyricist Javed Akhtar, ghazal singer Jagjit Singh and composer-singer Shankar Mahadevan met Congress president Sonia Gandhi here Thursday morning. Congress sources described the meeting as “a courtesy call”. They did not divulge details
Ranbir Kapoor flies to New Delhi to chat with Aamir Khan

Ranbir Kapoor flies to New Delhi to chat with Aamir Khan


Mumbai, (BollywoodNewsWorld.com) Aamir Khan, Javed Akhtar and Ranbir Kapoor on the same platform? That’s the line-up for a discussion organised by the Tehelka magazine on Bollywood and other social phenomena Saturday in New Delhi. Ranbir, who is shooting in Bangkok,
Sohail Sen's music impresses in What's Your Raashee?

Sohail Sen’s music impresses in What’s Your Raashee?


Film: “What’s Your Raashee?” Music Director: Sohail Sen Lyricist: Javed Akhtar Singers: Aslesha Gowariker, Shaan, Bhavya Pandit, Sohail Sen, Marianne D. Cruz, Tarannum Malik, Rajab Ali Bharti, Bela Shende, Ashutosh Gowariker, Pamela Jain, Alka Yagnik, Udit Narayan and Madhushree Rating: