Over 130 prominent Indian personalities signed a statement, ‘unequivocally’ condemning the Church attack in France’s Nice.
The Richard Dawkins Award to Javed Akhtar brings recognition to the ‘milder strain’ of western rationality in the Indian subcontinent
The complaint alleged Akhtar's comment on expelled AAP Councillor Tahir Hussain was 'seditious'
Actor Shabana Azmi who was injured last Saturday is doing fine now, Says Javed Akhtar
Javed Akhtar recently celebrated his 75th birthday with extravaganza, which marked the presence of several Bollywood stars dressed in retro look.
The invite was not extended to actor Swara Bhasker, filmmakers Anubhav Sinha and Anurag Kashyap — all of whom have been vocal about their stand against the controversial citizenship law.
Shaukat Kaifi and her husband were leading lights of the Indian People's Theatre Association (IPTA) and the Progressive Writers Association (IWA)
Veteran Bollywood music composer Mohammed Zahur 'Khayyam' Hashmi began his career at the age of 17 and composed music for famous films like 'Kabhie Kabhie' and 'Umrao Jaan.' He has also bestowed with the Sangeet Natak Akademi Award in 2007.
Shekhar Kapur tweeted that he still feels like a 'refugee' and how some 'intellectuals' made him feel 'insignificant'.
Several B-Town celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan, Bhumi Pedneker and Shraddha Kapoor mourned the deaths of the children who were killed in the massive fire that engulfed a commercial complex in Surat on Friday evening.
Akhtar's comment came in the wake of the Shiv Sena mouthpiece Wednesday urging the Modi government to emulate Sri Lanka in banning the burqa on grounds of national security.
YouTube celebrated the success of its online music streaming app, YouTube Music in the aftermath of reaching three million downloads within a week, with famous artists from the music fraternity like Alka Yagnik, Taufiq Qureshi, Aakriti Kakkar, Badshah and Guru Randhawa.
In conversation with producer, story writer and creative director Sandip Singh on PM Narendra Modi biopic and his clarification on using veteran lyricist Javed Akhtar’s name on the film’s trailer.
Veteran lyricist Javed Akhtar on Friday said he has not written any song for Vivek Oberoi-starrer 'PM Narendra Modi' and he is shocked to find his name in the credits of the film's trailer.
Veteran lyricist-screenwriter Javed Akhtar says he does not understand the agenda of Pakistan to sponsor terrorist activities in India.
Bollywood celebrities extended their warm wishes for legendary writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar who is celebrating his 74th birthday on Thursday.
At the last hearing, the Gujarat government had objected to the report, saying Justice Bedi has submitted it without consulting the members of the monitoring committee.
Celebrities from Indian film and music industries like Rana Daggubati, Abhishek Bachchan, Nandita Das, Javed Akhtar and Hariharan came together to help Kerala Flood Victims.
Bajrang Dal members stage a protest against the recent killings of Hindus and vandalism of a Durga idol by miscreants in Bangladesh, at Krishnanagar in Nadia.PTI Photo
Visually impaired make 'diyas' for the upcoming Diwali festival, inside Andh Kanya Prakash Gruh in Ahmedabad.PTI Photo
Farmers ride tractors as they move towards a protest site during an agitation against Noida authority, in Noida.PTI Photo
Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi addresses media persons after a cabinet meeting in Chandigarh.PTI Photo
Kutumba Surakshya Mission NGO members protest against the recent killing of Hindus and vandalism of Durga idol in puja pandal by miscreants in Bangladesh, in front of the office of the Assistant High Commissioner of...PTI Photo
The Opposition is hoping for a rich election harvest in Uttar Pradesh but Lucknow appears to be a long way from the killing fields.
The former Delhi Police employee has also emerged as the go-to man for the authorities to reach out to the agitating farmers.
Outwardly peaceful, Kashmir has seen a spate of civilian killings in recent weeks. A silent unease has now exploded into fear and concern after the shooting of minorities.
Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader
With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.
It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.
One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates