Assam govt bear Bhupen Hazarika's Memorial cost

 Assam government would bear all costs related to the construction of Dr Bhupen Hazarika's Memorial at Jalukbari here, Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said here today.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui to play Bhupen Hazarika in biopic?
Nawazuddin Siddiqui to play Bhupen Hazarika in biopic?

Bollywood actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui, who is basking in the glory of recently released film 'Kick' is up for another big project. If reports are anything to go by, then the actor will very soon be seen playing late legendary singer Bhupen Hazarika's role in an upcoming biopic.

Expedite construction of Dr Bhupen Hazarika memorial: Gogoi

Construction of the memorial to music maestro Dr Bhupen Hazarika at Jalukbari on the outskirts of Guwahati has been directed to be expedited by Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi today.

New body formed to promote Bhupen Hazarika`s work

Music legend Bhupen Hazarika`s son, Tej, today announced the formation of a new body in memory of his father with an aim to spread his works across the globe.

Why does Irrfan Khan want to play Bhupen Hazarika?

Versatile actor Irrfan Khan says although he has not been offered the lead role in a biopic on Bhupen Hazarika, he would love to essay the legendary musician on screen.

Pooja Bhatt may play Kalpana Lajmi in Bhupen Hazarika biopic

A biopic on Bhupen Hazarika, being produced by Pooja Bhatt, may see the actress-filmmaker essay the role of filmmaker Kalpana Lajmi in the legendary musician`s life.

Hazarika brothers` creative genius celebrated in capital

Two Brothers, an event that combined music, song and conversation, was organised here to celebrate the creative genius of of late music maestro Bhupen Hazarika and his late singer-composer-brother Jayanta.

Kalpana Lajmi to direct biopic on her relationship with Bhupen Hazarika

Mahesh Bhatt, who had written and directed celebrated films like ‘Arth’ and ‘Zakhm’ based on his own life, is set to pen another biopic.

Kalpana Lajmi slams Hazarika’s ex-wife over false Bhupen-Lata affair story

Fans of Lata Mangeshkar and Bhupen Hazarika might have deeply been offended following accusations made by Priyamvada Patel, the former wife of the music maestro.

Lata Mangeshkar had an affair with Bhupen: Hazarika’s estranged wife

In what sounds like a startling statement, late legendary musician-filmmaker Bhupen Hazarika’s wife has for the first time spoken about her husband’s “affair” with melody queen Lata Mangeshkar.

Assam pays tribute to Bhupen Hazarika

The state paid rich tributes to Assam`s most famous and popular musical icon Bhupen Hazarika Monday on his first death anniversary.

Manipur pays tribute to music and film maestro Bhupen Hazarika

Assamese folk legend Bhupen Hazarika may have passed away, but he still lives on the hearts and minds of the people of the north-east.

Assam`s most celebrated voice to come alive on screen

The voice of Assam`s most celebrated singer and balladeer Bhupen Hazarika will come alive on screen on Friday with the release of the feature film `Akhon Nedekha Nodir Sipare`.

Proposal for renaming Dibrugarh Airport after Bhupen Hazarika

Union Minister for Rural Development Jairam Ramesh on Saturday said he would submit a proposal for renaming the Dibrugarh Airport and Dhola-Sadia bridge in Assam after legendary music maestro Bhupen Hazarika.

In paying tribute to Bhupen Hazarika, guitarists create record

A total of 5,406 guitarists have simultaneously played and paid a tribute to Assam`s most celebrated musical icon Late Dr. Bhupen Hazarika.

Shakuntalam reopens to retrospective of Bhupen Hazarika films

The capital`s popular Shakuntalam theatre, closed for regular screening of commercial cinema from April 1, has reopened, albeit briefly, for an exclusive retrospective of late Assamese filmmaker and musician Bhupen Hazarika`s movies.

Delhi hosts unique tribute to Bhupen Hazarika

A group of professionals, who call themselves "humble music lovers", paid a tribute to Bhupen Hazarika here in a unique way, breaking the boundary of language to bring out the richness and depth of the Bard of Brahmaputra`s music.

Assam to pay rich tributes to Bhupen Hazarika

Assam will pay rich tributes to legendary singer and music maestro Bhupen Hazarika on the occasion of Rongali Bihu festival.

Assam to pay rich tributes to Bhupen Hazarika

Assam will pay rich tributes to legendary singer and music maestro Bhupen Hazarika on the occasion of Rongali Bihu festival.

Padma Vibushan for Bhupen has made people of Assam proud: son

The Padma Vibushan award for Bhupen Hazarika is a great honour and has made the people of Assam proud, says the late singer-composer`s son Tej.