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Naseeruddin Shah

Naseeruddin Shah ‘Bluntly’ Calls Out ‘Big Budget Films’ For Their ‘Jingoistic Agenda’; Compares It With Nazi Era

Sep 14, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

In an interview, veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah has claimed that prominent filmmakers and production houses are being encouraged to make ‘pro-government’ films

Watch: Naseeruddin Shah Slams Indian Muslims 'Celebrating Taliban's Return'

Sep 02, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

In a video that has gone viral on Twitter since late Wednesday night, actor Naseeruddin Shah said that Islam practiced in India is different from the way it is practiced in the rest of the world.

Naseeruddin Shah, Tabu And Arjun Kapoor To Star In Vishal Bharadwaj and Luv Ranjan's ‘Kuttey’

The caper-thriller will mark the directorial debut of filmmaker Vishal Bharadjwaj’s son, Aasmaan Bharadwaj.

Naseeruddin Shah Hospitalised After Being Diagnosed With Pneumonia, Is Stable Now

Jun 30, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

'Yes (he has a) small patch and all under control. (He is) Responding well to treatment so hope he'll be discharged soon,' Ratna Pathak Shah said.

'Naseeruddin Shah Does Not Have Twitter Account,' Clarifies Ratna Pathak Shah

Ratna Pathak Shah issued the clarification after a fake Twitter account impersonating Naseeruddin Shah tweeted regarding the ongoing farmers' protests

17 January, 2021

Concerned About Religious Divide Created In The Country: Naseeruddin Shah

Outlook Web Bureau

The actor said it has become difficult for a person to share their views publicly due to fear of instant backlash.

01 November, 2020

Naseeruddin Shah, Javed Akhtar Among Others Condemn French Church Attack


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

09 September, 2020

'Mee Raqsam' Beautifully Portrays Unity In Diversity

Zakia Soman

Baba Azmi and Shabana Azmi have told a powerful human interest story that can be the story of any poor aspiring family in India. And 'Mee Raqsam' is also a tribute to Kaifi Azmi from his children.

20 July, 2020

Not A Compliment When Young Actors Say They Get Nervous Working With Me: Naseeruddin Shah


'If my presence disturbs a co-worker, that's not a compliment or an accomplishment on my part. I try to help them overcome their nervousness, I don't always succeed,' the veteran actor said.

26 January, 2020

'State-Sanctioned Religious Persecution': Over 300 Personalities, Including Naseeruddin Shah, Mira Nair, Oppose CAA


The amended Citizenship Act and NRC are a "threat" to the soul of India, the signatories said in a note.

30 December, 2019

Watch: 'We The People Of India...,' Recites Naseeruddin Shah; TM Krishna Sings National Anthem

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Karwan-e-Mohabbat, a movement led by activist and author Harsh Mander, released the video which highlights the diversity of India where numerous faiths and beliefs co-exist.

12 October, 2019

'Open Hate Is Disturbing': Naseeruddin Shah On Unabated Mob Violence

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Last year, Naseeruddin Shah had said that at many places the death of a cow was being given more importance than the killing of a policeman.

08 October, 2019

'More Of Us Will Speak Every Day': 180 Celebrities, Activists Write Fresh Letter To PM Modi

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Condemning the FIR, the group, including actor Naseeruddin Shah, cinematographer Anand Pradhan, historian Romila Thapar and activist Harsh Mander, in a fresh letter issued on October 7, asked how writing a letter to prime minister qualified as "an act of sedition".

10 April, 2019

Saeed Akhtar Mirza’s Cult Classic ‘Albert Pinto Ko Gussa Kyu Aata’ To Be Rekindled On Big Screen

Prachi Pinglay-Plumber

Soumitra Ranade is set to re-create the masterpiece of Saeed Akhtar Mirza, ‘Albert Pinto Ko Gussa Kyu Aata Hai’, which starred Naseeruddin Shah, Sahabana Azmi and Smita Patil. The remake will star the multifaceted actors, Manav Kaul and Nandita Das.

10 April, 2019

Filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri Served Legal Notice Before Release Of ‘The Tashkent Files’

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"The Tashkent Files" revolves around the mysterious death of Lal Bahadur Shastri in 1966, soon after the signing of the Tashkent Agreement between India and Pakistan to end their 1965 war.

05 April, 2019

Well Known Film, Theatre Personalities Urge Voters To Vote Against BJP

Outlook Web Bureau

Joint appeal has been issued by many well known artistes and filmmakers across the country in 12 languages, saying the upcoming Lok Sabha elections are the "most critical in the history" of the country.

29 January, 2019

Naseeruddin Shah, Aamir Khan Are ‘Traitors’, Says RSS' Indresh Kumar

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Kumar also said that Congress, Left parties, communal religious forces, and few judges are responsible for the delay in Ayodhya case hearing.

07 January, 2019

Losing Ability To Tolerate Others Is Cause For Concern: Amartya Sen Backs Naseeruddin Shah

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In a solidarity video for the human rights watchdog Amnesty, Naseeruddin Shah had said on Friday that those who demand rights are being locked up.

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Members of the Muslim community conduct Friday prayers in an open site amid heavy police presence, during protests by residents and members of various pro-Hindu organisations, at Sector 12 area, in Gurugram.

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Bihar Governor Fagu Chauhan presents a memonto to President Ram Nath Kovind at Raj Bhawan, in Patna.

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A worker arranges lanterns at a shop ahead of the Diwali festival, in Thane.

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A security person stands guard near the venue of Union Home Minister Amit Shah's scheduled public meeting, in Jammu.

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Workers weigh groundnut at Khetiwadi Utpann Bazar Samiti yard at Bedi in Rajkot.

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