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A look at Bollywood's Top 10 Women Characters

A look at Bollywood’s Top 10 Women Characters


Be it Meena Kumari in “Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam” or Tabu in “Astitva” – the Hindi film industry has witnessed a range of actresses essaying women-oriented roles powerfully. Here’s a look at the top 10 such portrayals, on the occasion
What are Bollywood Stars doing for Holi?

What are Bollywood Stars doing for Holi?


For some it’s work and no play, while others like Shabana Azmi and Shankar Mahadevan are looking forward to celebrate Holi with organic dry colours. Actors Anupam Kher and Hema Malini plan to unwind. Holi will be celebrated Wednesday and
Cinema not fully exploited in India yet: Shabana Azmi

Cinema not fully exploited in India yet: Shabana Azmi


Veteran actress Shabana Azmi feels that Indian filmmakers are yet to fully exploit the medium of cinema. She also says that in the pursuit of appealing to the international market, they have become confused about the kind of films that
Vidya Balan should avoid pitfall of doing central parts: Shabana

Vidya Balan should avoid pitfall of doing central parts: Shabana


Shabana Azmi liked Vidya Balan’s performance in “Kahaani” so much that she could see glimpses of herself in her. At the same time, she feels the young actress should avoid the pitfall of accepting only central parts. “Somewhere I feel
What women want, actresses tell on Women's Day

What women want, actresses tell on Women’s Day


Veteran Shabana Azmi says women must be “placed at the centre of development” while another seasoned actor Khushboo feels it’s time to “change the mindset of people” towards women. Women’s Day is March 8 and Indian actresses express what it
Top Bollywood stars at Boman Irani's Son Wedding Reception

Top Bollywood stars at Boman Irani’s Son Wedding Reception


BollywoodNewsWorld.com, The wedding reception of Boman Irani’s son Danesh Irani turned out to be special event for Bollywood celebs — from thespian Dilip Kumar to megastar Amitab Bachchan, from Shabana Azmi to Kabir Bedi — they came, blessed the couple
Shabana Azmi condemns protests against 'Aarakshan'

Shabana Azmi condemns protests against ‘Aarakshan’


Veteran actress Shabana Azmi has condemned the protests against Prakash Jha’s forthcoming film “Aarakshan” as “shameful”. “Vandalism against ‘Aakarshan’ must be condemned in the strongest terms possible. As always, those protesting have not even seen the film. Shameful,” Shabana wrote
Bollywood stars support Anna Hazare movement

Bollywood stars support Anna Hazare movement


Dia Mirza, Urmila Matondkar and Shabana Azmi support Anna Hazare movement at Azad maidan in Mumbai.
What was Bollywood doing when India-Pakistan match was on?

What was Bollywood doing when India-Pakistan match was on?


BollywoodNewsWorld.com, As people escaped offices and cancelled appointments to be glued in front of their TV sets to witness the high-voltage India-Pakistan World Cup semifinal clash, let’s check out what the Bollywood brigade was doing as the mother of all
Ranbir Kapoor to walk ramp for social cause

Ranbir Kapoor to walk ramp for social cause


Bollywood heartthrob Ranbir Kapoor is all set to walk the ramp Sunday for the young girls of Shabana Azmi’s ancestral village Mijwan and the veteran actress says the effort will create awareness about their talents. Thanks are due to Namrata