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Javed Akhtar Defamation Case: Will Issue Warrant If Kangana Does Not Appear In 6 Days, Says Mumbai Court

Sep 14, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The court ruled in the favour of Kangana Ranaut's plea seeking exemption from personal appearance for the day in the criminal defamation complaint filed by lyricist Javed Akhtar. The next date has been set to 20th September

Bombay HC Dismisses Kangana Ranaut's Plea To Quash Defamation Case Filed By Javed Akhtar

Sep 09, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Kangana Ranaut has to be present for the next hearing in the Andheri Metropolitan Magistrate's court on September 14.


'Just Chill': Shabana Azmi Asks Trolls To Relax After Javed Akhtar's Jibe At Shashi Tharoor's Hindi

On Monday, Javed Akhtar had poked fun at Shashi Tharoor's Hindi, after the latter had posted a video of himself singing a popular Kishore Kumar song.

Security At Javed Akhtar's Mumbai Residence Beefed Up Amid Demands For Apology By BJP

Sep 06, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The development comes after a BJP MLA demanded an apology from Akhtar over allegedly comparing the RSS with the Taliban.


Javed Akhtar 'Completely Wrong' In Comparing RSS To Taliban: Shiv Sena

An editorial in the Sena mouthpiece 'Saamana' slammed lyricist Javed Akhtar for comparing the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh with the Taliban.

05 September, 2021

Row After Javed Akhtar Equates RSS, VHP, Bajrang Dal With Taliban

Outlook Web Desk

The renowned Bollywood lyricist Javed Akhter had made these remarks during an interaction with a news channel.


20 August, 2021

Javed Akhtar: I Am Fortunate To Be Born In An Overtly Secular Family

Lachmi Deb Roy

In an exclusive interview with Outlook, eminent poet, lyricist and screen writer Javed Akhtar, talks about art as an instrument of change, the digitalisation of shayari and the lessons which he and his wife Shabana Azmi, learnt during the pandemic.


14 August, 2021

Top Songs To Listen To On Independence Day

Samarth Goyal

From ‘Ae Mere Pyare Watan’ to 'Maa Tujhe Salam’ we take a look at some of the most popular patriotic songs that are definitely on everyone’s playlist every year on August 15.


14 August, 2021

Without Social And Economic Independence, Our Independence Is Incomplete: Javed Akhtar

Lachmi Deb Roy

On Independence Day, in conversation with Outlook, poet, lyricist and screenwriter, Javed Akhtar talks about his idea behind true independence and an artiste’s responsibilities towards society.


20 July, 2021

Arbaaz Khan Excited To Produce A Documentary On His Father Salim Khan

Outlook Web Bureau

Arbaaz Khan is overjoyed that he is producing a documentary titled 'Angry Young Men' about the renowned screenwriter duo Salim-Javed


25 March, 2021

Court Grants Bail To Kangana Ranaut In Javed Akhtar Defamation Case

Outlook Web Bureau

Last month, the Andheri metropolitan magistrate' court had issued summons to Kangana Ranaut, directing her to appear on March 1.


01 March, 2021

Court Issues Bailable Warrant Against Kangana Ranaut In Defamation Case By Javed Akhtar

Outlook Web Bureau

The court had issued summons to Kangana on February 1, and directed her to appear before it on March 1.


01 February, 2021

Defamation Case: Mumbai Court Issues Summons To Kangana On Javed Akhtar's Complaint

Outlook Web Bureau

Akhtar, in his complaint, alleged that Ranaut had made defamatory comments against him in an interview, by dragging his name while referring to a 'coterie' existing in Bollywood.


21 January, 2021

Kangana Ranaut Summoned By Mumbai Police In Defamation Case Filed By Javed Akhtar

Outlook Web Bureau

Javed Akhtar claimed that she dragged his name while referring to a "coterie" existing in Bollywood, in TV interviews after the death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput in June last year.


04 November, 2020

Javed Akhtar Files Complaint Against Kangana Ranaut Over Comments

PTI

As per the complaint, Ranuat had recently made certain baseless comments on Akhtar which has caused damage to the reputation of the veteran poet-lyricist.


01 November, 2020

Naseeruddin Shah, Javed Akhtar Among Others Condemn French Church Attack

PTI

Over 130 prominent Indian personalities signed a statement, ‘unequivocally’ condemning the Church attack in France’s Nice.


14 June, 2020

How Javed Akhtar’s Atheism Navigates India’s Cultural Waters

Fahad Zuberi

The Richard Dawkins Award to Javed Akhtar brings recognition to the ‘milder strain’ of western rationality in the Indian subcontinent


05 March, 2020

Delhi Riots: 'Sedition' Case Filed Against Javed Akhtar For Remarks On Tahir Hussain

Outlook Web Bureau

The complaint alleged Akhtar's comment on expelled AAP Councillor Tahir Hussain was 'seditious'


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Decorative items of Goddess Durga covered in plastic during rain ahead of Durga Puja festival, at Kumartuly in Kolkata.

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Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri (unseen) and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal (unseen) inaugurate Dhansa Bus Stand–Najafgarh section on the Grey Line of Delhi Metro via video conference in New Delhi.

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UP CM Yogi Adityanth while unveiling the first prototype train of Kanpur and Agra Metro.

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