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Amol Palekar

Anupam Kher's tweet on artistes' vote call sparks debate

Actor and vociferous Bharatiya Janata Party supporter Anupam Kher faced the heat over a Twitter post in which he commented on the move of over 600 film and theatre artistes urging people not to vote for the BJP.

Apr 07, 2019, 23:16 PM IST

Govt interference in world of art makes it tough for artistes to take stand: Amol Palekar

While the intolerance of NGMA members was evident, the fact that none of the artistes present in the audience came out in his support bothered him, Palekar told PTI in an interview. 

Feb 13, 2019, 23:09 PM IST

NGMA was perfect platform to raise the questions that I did: Amol Palekar

Last week, at the NGMA, Palekar was invited as a guest speaker at the opening of an exhibition in memory of artist Prabhakar Barwe.

Feb 11, 2019, 17:44 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke: Amol Palekar's speech cut off at an event for criticising government

Amol Palekar, who was speaking at the exhibition. His speech cut short and censored as he criticized recent developments at NGMA

Feb 10, 2019, 19:48 PM IST

5W1H: Watch top news with research and latest updates, 10th February, 2019

This is a special segment of 5W1H by Zee News which brings to you news with research and latest updates. Watch this video to know more.

Feb 10, 2019, 17:22 PM IST

5W1H: Veteran actor Amol Palekar silenced at NGMA

Amol Palekar, who was speaking at the exhibition. His speech cut short and censored as he criticized recent developments at NGMA

Feb 10, 2019, 16:46 PM IST

Badhir News: Special show for hearing impaired, February 10th, 2019

This is a special segment for hearing impaired which brings to you latest updates of the afternoon. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of the day.

Feb 10, 2019, 16:26 PM IST

Breaking News: Veteran actor Amol Palekar silenced at NGMA

Amol Palekar, who was speaking at the exhibition. His speech cut short and censored as he criticized recent developments at NGMA

Feb 10, 2019, 16:20 PM IST

Amol Palekar's speech cut off at Mumbai event for criticising government

Veteran actor and director Amol Palekar was repeatedly interrupted during his speech at the National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA) in Mumbai and then cut off after he criticized the government.

Feb 10, 2019, 14:38 PM IST

Amol Palekar's speech repeatedly interrupted for criticising Ministry of Culture move

A video available on social media showed Palekar criticising the Ministry of Culture for reportedly scrapping the advisory committees at the gallery's Mumbai and Bengaluru centres.

Feb 10, 2019, 12:55 PM IST

SC asks CBFC, Centre to respond to filmmaker Amol Palekar's plea

The Supreme Court on Monday issued a notice to the Centre and the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) asking both to file a reply on noted actor and filmmaker Amol Palekar`s plea.

Apr 17, 2017, 12:54 PM IST

An open letter to Sunny Leone—See who wrote it!

Bollywood actress Sunny Leone earned much respect and appreciation after the infamous interview with a news channel. Sunny maintained her calm throughout the interview while the journalist kept throwing a volley a questions at her—all in bad taste.

Feb 12, 2016, 15:24 PM IST

Amol didn't want 'Court' to be selected as Oscars entry: Rahul Rawail

Filmmaker Rahul Rawail on Thursday accused panel chairperson Amol Palekar of having an agenda not to let ‘Court’ be selected as India's official entry for the Oscars, but yet wanting to be the "hero" behind its eventually selection.

Sep 25, 2015, 08:24 AM IST

Rahul Rawail resigns from Oscar selection jury

Filmmaker Rahul Rawail, who was a part of the selection jury that chose "Court" as India's official entry for Oscars today, has resigned from his post citing differences with chairperson Amol Palekar.

Sep 23, 2015, 20:00 PM IST

Bollywood should make films on environmental issues: Amol Palekar

Veteran actor-director Amol Palekar is waiting for Bollywood to wake up and stop treating environment as an untouchable subject.

Aug 28, 2015, 17:43 PM IST

Nothing special in being named India's Oscar jury chief: Amol Palekar

Veteran actor-director Amol Palekar admits he is a little "scared" with people's expectations from him after being appointed as the chairman of India's Oscar jury.

Aug 28, 2015, 12:09 PM IST

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Aug 26, 2015, 23:51 PM IST

Amol Palekar appointed chairman of India's Oscar jury

 Veteran actor-director Amol Palekar has been appointed as chairman of India's Oscar jury, which will select the country's official entry in the best foreign film category of the 88th Academy Awards.

Aug 24, 2015, 18:03 PM IST

Have strong allergy to this word comeback, says Amol Palekar

Veteran actor Amol Palekar, who is all set to return to Television, says he has a strong allergy to the word comeback.

Jul 09, 2015, 08:20 AM IST

'Socially appealing' show attracts Amol Palekar back to TV

 Amol Palekar will be returning to TV with a show based on the life of doctors. The veteran actor-filmmaker says it was the meaningful subject that propelled him to make a comeback to the small screen after over a decade.

May 29, 2015, 18:36 PM IST