Two legends, one pic! Amitabh Bachchan shares memorable moment with father Harivansh Rai Bachchan

Two legends, one pic! Amitabh Bachchan shares memorable moment with father Harivansh Rai Bachchan

Check out Amitabh Bachchan's priceless moment with his father Harivansh Rai Bachchan!

Jana Gana Mana reminiscent of British rule: Legendary poet 'Neeraj'

Jana Gana Mana reminiscent of British rule: Legendary poet 'Neeraj'

Gopal Das 'Neeraj' says 'Vande Matram' or 'Jhanda Ooncha Rahe Humara' should replace 'Jana Gana Mana' as the national anthem.

Direction, production no more male-dominated: Javed Akhtar

Direction, production no more male-dominated: Javed Akhtar

Javed Akhtar says filmmaking is no more a male-dominated profession as many women are making their mark in direction and production.

Urdu is alive and moving ahead with times: Gulzar

Urdu is alive and moving ahead with times: Gulzar

Gulzar says that contrary to the belief that Urdu is dying, the language is alive and moving ahead with time.

Acclaimed poet-lyricist Nida Fazli no more

Acclaimed poet-lyricist Nida Fazli no more

Renowned poet and lyricist Nida Fazli, who penned several soulful compositions like 'Kabhie kisi ko mukamil jahan nahi milta', passed away today after he complained of breathlessness at his residence in suburban Mumbai. He was 78. Muqtida Hasan Nida Fazli, popularly known as Nida Fazli, was a recipient of the Sahitya Akademi award.

Zee Media exclusive interview with famous poet Nida Fazli

Watch Zee Media exclusive interview with famous poet Nida Fazli only on Zee News.

In a Kerala prison, a poet, writer is born

 Prisons may not be providing the ideal setting for the making of a poet-cum-writer but a middle-aged woman lodged in a Kerala prison on charges of drugs pedalling is penning her thoughts to good use.

No foul play in death of Chilean poet Neruda, researchers say

 Spanish researchers investigating the early `70s death of Chilean poet Pablo Neruda to determine if he was poisoned, have found no conclusive evidence of foul play, according to an initial report handed to the investigating judge.

My thinking process starts with my pen: Gulzar

My thinking process starts with my pen: Gulzar

Having written poetries and film songs for more than half a century, Gulzar is now trying to keep pace with the Gen-X but can't change his old habit of writing on pen and paper.

Franz Wright, prize-winning poet, dead at 62

Franz Wright, a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet known for his concise and penetrating style and heartbreaking command of emotions, has died. He was 62.

Maverick freedom fighter and poet of romance

Disproving Percy Bysshe Shelley's description of poets as "unacknowledged legislators of the world", he combined his illustrious poetic career with membership of the Constituent Assembly that drafted free India's constitution.

Veteran poet Neeraj gets national Kavi Pradeep award

Noted Hindi poet Gopaldas Neeraj has received the first National Kavi Pradeep Samman at a function held here.

Grateful for Vishal Bharadwaj's support: Poet-lyricist Gulzar

Grateful for Vishal Bharadwaj's support: Poet-lyricist Gulzar

 From helming songs for Bimal Roy's film "Bandini" to penning the Grammy-winning song "Jai Ho," poet-lyricist Gulzar says the seemingly effortless transition was made possible by director-composer Vishal Bhardwaj.

Poet, film personality Yusufali Kechery dead

 Veteran poet and film personality Yusufali Kechery passed away at a private hospital here on Saturday evening, said family sources. He was 80.

Fascist sperm busts DNA frontier

Forensic experts in Italy said Thursday they had reconstructed the DNA of a national war hero and poet by analysing semen he left on a handkerchief given to a lover 100 years ago.

 

Translating Rabindranath Tagore not easy: Javed Akhtar

Translating Rabindranath Tagore not easy: Javed Akhtar

Having penned more than 1500 songs, lyricist Javed Akhtar has said that it was not easy for him to translate Tagore songs in Hindi.

Javed Akhtar – Indian Film Industry's crème de la crème!

Popular musicals, theater, dramatics and heroism portrayed in the Indian Film Industry are the proud possession of the country and will always be.

Renowned Trinidadian poet, journalist Raoul Pantin dies

 Renowned poet, journalist and playwright Raoul Pantin has died, Trinidad and Tobago Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar confirmed Thursday. He was 71.

Adil Jussawalla wins Sahitya Akademi Award 2014

Poet and critic Adil Jussawall's "Trying to Say Goodbye" is among eight books of poetry conferred the prestigious Sahitya Akademi Award 2014, it was announced here Friday.

Tom Alter performs play on Sahir Ludhianvi for school kids

Tom Alter performs play on Sahir Ludhianvi for school kids

Veteran theatre actor Tom Alter performed a musical play 'Parchhaiyaan', a tribute to late poet and lyricist Sahir Ludhianvi, at a school here Friday.