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Javed Akhtar turns 72, wife Shabana Azmi praises his 'magical persona'

Javed Akhtar turns 72, wife Shabana Azmi praises his 'magical persona'

On poet-writer-activist Javed Akhtar's 72nd birthday on Tuesday, his wife Shabana Azmi, who lovingly calls him 'Jadu', said he has magic in his persona.

Javed Akhtar, Vivek Agnihotri question 'azadi' for Zaira Wasim

Javed Akhtar, Vivek Agnihotri question 'azadi' for Zaira Wasim

Writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar and Bollywood director Vivek Agnihotri expressed their disappointment with individuals for trolling Kashmiri actress Zaira Wasim for meeting state Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti, and they even questioned the ideology of 'azadi' (freedom) in India.

Mohammed Shami's father slams moral policing, says they know what Islam says

Mohammed Shami's father slams moral policing, says they know what Islam says

Celebrities from all walks of life came out to voice their support for India pacer.

Mohammed Shami's wife's dressing row: Dignified and splendid, say Javed and Farhan Akhtar

Mohammed Shami's wife's dressing row: Dignified and splendid, say Javed and Farhan Akhtar

Indian cricketer Mohammed Shami, whose wife's dressing recently drew undue criticism from the social media users, is now receiving support from an array of celebrities. On Monday, Bollywood stars -  Javed Akhtar and son Farhan Akhtar – came forward to react to the 'controversial' issue.

Celebrities back Mohammed Shami on drawing social media flak over wife's dressing

Celebrities back Mohammed Shami on drawing social media flak over wife's dressing

Indian speedster Mohammed Shami was trolled on Facebook for allowing wife to wear a sleeveless dress.

Dangal is about national pride, should be tax free says Javed Akhtar

Dangal is about national pride, should be tax free says Javed Akhtar

Reportedly, the makers of the film will apply for tax exemption for the forthcoming film.

Javed Akhtar plans to translate Rabindranath Tagore's 'Gitanjali' into Hindi

Javed Akhtar plans to translate Rabindranath Tagore's 'Gitanjali' into Hindi

Javed Akhtar was now planning to translate the poet's Nobel winning work 'Gitanjali'.

Farhan Akhtar’s naughty childhood confession will leave you in splits

Farhan Akhtar’s naughty childhood confession will leave you in splits

During a light-hearted conversation, Kapil Sharma asked Farhan, how the legendary Javed Akhtar used to scold him in his childhood. 

Aamir Khan held 'Dangal' special screening for THIS actress on her birthday! Can you GUESS who is she?

Aamir Khan held 'Dangal' special screening for THIS actress on her birthday! Can you GUESS who is she?

B-Town's Mr. Perfectionist Aamir Khan is known to be a man of few words. But once he decides to speak, it turns out to be worth the wait. Similarly, his body of work speaks volumes about the kind of films he believes in being a part of.

Javed Akhtar condemns Muslim personal law board

Javed Akhtar condemns Muslim personal law board

Javed Akhtar condemns the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) for justifying instant divorce system.

Ashutosh Gowariker, Kay Kay Menon launch Raj Supe's new book

Bollywood personalities including Ashutosh Gowariker, Kay Kay Menon and Makarand Deshpande, launched author Raj Supe's book "When Life Turns Turtle: Journey of a Bollywood Tramp" here.

Hrithik Roshan, Pooja Hegde drench in colours of old-age romance in 'Sarsariya' from 'Mohenjo Daro'!

Hrithik Roshan, Pooja Hegde drench in colours of old-age romance in 'Sarsariya' from 'Mohenjo Daro'!

The makers of Hrithik Roshan's upcoming film 'Mohenjo Daro' recently released the video of 'Sarsariya'. The song has managed to pack the vibe of old-age romance.

What Javed Akhtar told Lata Mangeshkar when she asked about Tanmay Bhat's video – Read here

What Javed Akhtar told Lata Mangeshkar when she asked about Tanmay Bhat's video – Read here

Tanmay is now being slammed by B-Town stars as well as political parties for generating derogatory content on Indian legends including Sachin Tendulkar.

“Would you be OK saying Bharat ammi ki jai?" Shabana Azmi to Asaduddin ​Owaisi

“Would you be OK saying Bharat ammi ki jai?" Shabana Azmi to Asaduddin ​Owaisi

All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen leader Asaduddin Owaisi on Sunday refused to chant 'Bharat mata ki jai'.

Javed Akhtar does not have a romantic bone in his body: Shabana Azmi

Javed Akhtar does not have a romantic bone in his body: Shabana Azmi

The lyricist said space is important to sustain a relationship longer.

I'll get all votes if I contest election against Owaisi: Javed Akhtar

Acclaimed lyricist-writer Javed Akhtar says he will contest elections against All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) leader Asaduddin Owais if given a constituency with Hindus and Muslims in equal numbers.

#BharatMataKiJaiDebate: Waris Pathan's suspension from Maharashtra Assembly not good for democracy, says Asaduddin Owaisi

#BharatMataKiJaiDebate: Waris Pathan's suspension from Maharashtra Assembly not good for democracy, says Asaduddin Owaisi

All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslim leader Asaduddin Owaisi on Wednesday said AIMIM legislator Waris Pathan's suspension from the Maharashtra Assembly was not good for democracy.

Taslima Nasreen chants 'Bharat Mata ki jai', says people like Asaduddin Owaisi should be exposed

Taslima Nasreen chants 'Bharat Mata ki jai', says people like Asaduddin Owaisi should be exposed

A day after Bollywood's renowned lyricist Javed Akhtar lashed out at AIMIM leader Asaduddin Owaisi for his 'won't say Bharat Mata ki jai' remark, Bangladeshi author Taslima Nasreen has said that people like Owaisi should be exposed.

Anupam Kher says only definition of nationalism should be ''Bharat mata ki jai''

Anupam Kher says only definition of nationalism should be ''Bharat mata ki jai''

Lyricist Javed Akhtar had on Tuesday lashed out at AIMIM leader Asaduddin Owaisi over slogan "Bharat mata ki jai".

Bollywood lauds Javed Akhtar's speech in parliament

Bollywood lauds Javed Akhtar's speech in parliament

On Tuesday, Akhtar gave a farewell speech and shared his experiences in the upper house during the past six years.