Sonu Nigam

Suchitra Krishnamoorthi Azaan controversy: Complaint filed over 'abusive' tweets, 4 booked

Suchitra Krishnamoorthi Azaan controversy: Complaint filed over 'abusive' tweets, 4 booked

Actress-singer Suchitra Krishnamoorthi, who had recently tweeted against the "aggressive/ear shattering call" for 'azaan', today lodged a police complaint against the "abusive" tweets posted by netizens in response to her remarks, an official said.  Based on her complaint, police registered a case against four persons, the official added.

Jul 27, 2017, 17:45 PM IST
Suchitra Krishnamoorthi tweets about ‘imposed religiosity’, Abu Azmi makes sexist remarks

Suchitra Krishnamoorthi tweets about ‘imposed religiosity’, Abu Azmi makes sexist remarks

Krishnamoorthi took to Twitter Sunday to express her displeasure over the loud sounds of the Azaan in her neighbourhood early in the morning.

Jul 25, 2017, 10:39 AM IST
After Sonu Nigam, singer Suchitra Krishnamoorthi tweets about Azaan and loudspeakers

After Sonu Nigam, singer Suchitra Krishnamoorthi tweets about Azaan and loudspeakers

On Sunday early morning, Suchitra tweeted how religion is imposed on people.

Jul 24, 2017, 12:42 PM IST
Sonu Nigam sings Dhinchak Pooja’s ‘Dilon Ka Shooter’ in Kumar Sanu style – WATCH

Sonu Nigam sings Dhinchak Pooja’s ‘Dilon Ka Shooter’ in Kumar Sanu style – WATCH

The ace playback singer, who is also good at mimicking, took to Facebook to share a funny video.

Jul 12, 2017, 13:38 PM IST
Toilet – Ek Prem Katha: Sonu Nigam weaves magic with ‘Gori Tu Latth Maar’ for Akshay Kumar

Toilet – Ek Prem Katha: Sonu Nigam weaves magic with ‘Gori Tu Latth Maar’ for Akshay Kumar

Sung by Sonu Nigam and Palak Muchhal, the song is peppy yet traditionally melodious.

Jul 12, 2017, 09:06 AM IST
Toilet- Ek Prem Katha: ‘Hans Mat Pagli’ sung by Sonu Nigam from Akshay Kumar starrer out! WATCH

Toilet- Ek Prem Katha: ‘Hans Mat Pagli’ sung by Sonu Nigam from Akshay Kumar starrer out! WATCH

The melodious track instantly reminds you of the musical genre popular in the 1990s.

Jun 28, 2017, 08:32 AM IST
Anupam Kher comes out in support of 'self-made' Sonu Nigam

Anupam Kher comes out in support of 'self-made' Sonu Nigam

After Sonu Nigam bid adieu to Twitter in support of his fellow singer Abhijeet Bhattacharya, veteran actor Anupam Kher urged the singer not to get affected by the negativity of some people.

May 25, 2017, 18:42 PM IST
Sonu Nigam quits Twitter, says I don't belong to a place which spews so much venom

Sonu Nigam quits Twitter, says I don't belong to a place which spews so much venom

In a series of tweets, Sonu explained why he chose to move out of the micro-blogging site despite being showered with immense love and appreciation from fans.

May 24, 2017, 11:19 AM IST
Sonu Nigam ‘Azaan’ tweet row: Government must take action against those who issue fatwa, says singer

Sonu Nigam ‘Azaan’ tweet row: Government must take action against those who issue fatwa, says singer

Last month, Nigam got embroiled in a controversy over his tweets against use of loudspeaker at odd hours during azaan (Muslim call for prayer).

May 07, 2017, 10:15 AM IST
Sonu Nigam controversy: HC says Azaan an integral part of Islam, not loudspeakers

Sonu Nigam controversy: HC says Azaan an integral part of Islam, not loudspeakers

Bollywood singer Sonu Nigam found himself in the mid of a huge controversy after his series of tweets on 'Azaan' sparked a new debate with dividing views across the social media. Now, according to HindustanTimes.com, the Punjab and Haryana High Court has said that Azaan is undoubtedly an integral part of Islam but it does not necessarily have to be blared through loudspeakers.

May 03, 2017, 16:44 PM IST
Sonu Nigam ‘Azaan’ tweet row: No need to fuel this anymore, says singer

Sonu Nigam ‘Azaan’ tweet row: No need to fuel this anymore, says singer

The singer appealed to the people not to stretch the issue anymore and just move on.

Apr 26, 2017, 14:27 PM IST
Sonu Nigam Azaan remark row: Singer's old 'whatever I do with my hair' tweet will surprise you

Sonu Nigam Azaan remark row: Singer's old 'whatever I do with my hair' tweet will surprise you

For the unversed, the 'Kal Ho Na Ho' singer took the nation by storm after posting the 'forced religiousness' tweet on April 17.

Apr 24, 2017, 13:06 PM IST
Sonu Nigam ‘Azaan’ tweet row: Saif Ali Khan reacts, says religion should be a private affair

Sonu Nigam ‘Azaan’ tweet row: Saif Ali Khan reacts, says religion should be a private affair

The singer has been criticised by a number of people and interestingly, he has also found support from many likeminded individuals who concur with his views.

Apr 24, 2017, 10:41 AM IST
Sonu Nigam posts ‘Azaan’ video on Twitter, says 'good morning India' – Watch

Sonu Nigam posts ‘Azaan’ video on Twitter, says 'good morning India' – Watch

After making it to the headlines with his tweets about the usage of loudspeakers during morning ‘Azaan’, Bollywood singer Sonu Nigam has now once again invited all the attention. This time, the 43-year-old vocalist has posted an interesting video online.

Apr 23, 2017, 11:44 AM IST
Sonu Nigam ‘Azaan’ tweet row: Praying to god shouldn't disturb others, says Javed Akhtar

Sonu Nigam ‘Azaan’ tweet row: Praying to god shouldn't disturb others, says Javed Akhtar

For the unversed, the 43-year-old vocalist took the nation by storm after terming the practice of Azaan as "forced religiousness," on April 17.

Apr 22, 2017, 16:28 PM IST
Sonu Nigam ‘Azaan’ tweet row: Here's what Kangana Ranaut has to say

Sonu Nigam ‘Azaan’ tweet row: Here's what Kangana Ranaut has to say

Nigam’s tweets about the use of loudspeakers at places of worship triggered a massive controversy earlier this week. The film industry still stands divided on this issue. The singer received severe backlash from many twitter users and also garnered support from a number of people.

Apr 22, 2017, 11:49 AM IST
Amul's take on Sonu Nigam ‘Azaan’ tweet row is unmissable! - View Pic

Amul's take on Sonu Nigam ‘Azaan’ tweet row is unmissable! - View Pic

The whole controversy garnered mixed response on the internet. However, Sonu later clarified that he was not against any one religion.

Apr 21, 2017, 18:25 PM IST
Sonu Nigam ‘Azaan’ tweet row: Randeep Hooda comes out in support of singer

Sonu Nigam ‘Azaan’ tweet row: Randeep Hooda comes out in support of singer

Sonu voluntarily tonsured his head in response to Syed Sha Atef Ali Al Quaderi, vice president of West Bengal Minority United Council, who had issued a fatwa against the singer.

Apr 21, 2017, 08:26 AM IST
Man stabbed in Madhya Pradesh's Ujjain for writing Facebook post in support of Sonu Nigam's 'azaan' tweet

Man stabbed in Madhya Pradesh's Ujjain for writing Facebook post in support of Sonu Nigam's 'azaan' tweet

Days after a huge controversy broke out over famous singer Sonu Nigam's 'azaan' tweet, a stabbing incident has been reported from Madhya Pradesh.

Apr 20, 2017, 21:22 PM IST
After Sonu Nigam shaves head, cleric says 'there was no fatwa against singer'

After Sonu Nigam shaves head, cleric says 'there was no fatwa against singer'

Cleric Syed Sha Atef Ali Al Quaderi today said no 'fatwa' was issued against Sonu Nigam for his tweets over the use of loudspeakers in shrines and that the singer will get Rs 10 lakh award announced by him only if he fulfils the rest of the conditions.

Apr 19, 2017, 19:40 PM IST