Anu Malik

Himesh Reshammiya replaces Anu Malik on 'Indian Idol'

Himesh Reshammiya has been roped in as one of the judges for the current season.

Dec 03, 2019, 18:30 PM IST

I have not quit Indian Idol: Anu Malik

Music composer Anu Malik has refuted claims of leaving the singing reality show Indian Idol. On Thursday, a source close to the channel revealed that Malik "is stepping down as a judge from Indian Idol".

Nov 22, 2019, 17:51 PM IST

Sona Mohapatra on Anu Malik's stepping down: It's a symbolic victory

In the notice, the commission mentioned Sona Mohapatra's tweet, and asked the channel to clarify what action was taken on the matter.

Nov 21, 2019, 20:36 PM IST

#MeToo accused Anu Malik steps down as judge from 'Indian Idol' after social media outrage

Over the past days, Sona Mohapatra has mustered huge support on social media, and people have increasingly been demanding Anu Malik's removal from the show.

Nov 21, 2019, 18:10 PM IST

Sona Mohapatra 'elated' to get Tanushree Dutta's support

Tanushree, who kickstarted the MeToo campaign in Bollywood in 2018, in a recent interview said that she wanted to "stand up, raise my hands up and applaud Sona Mohapatra" for her guts to speak up against Malik.

Nov 18, 2019, 20:18 PM IST

Sona Mohapatra responds to Anu Malik's letter, asks him to go to court

Bollywood singer Sona Mohapatra has responded to Anu Malik's note on Twitter claiming how 'false' sexual harassment allegations have 'tarnished his career' and 'ruined his reputation'.  

Nov 15, 2019, 13:12 PM IST

Anu Malik writes in his defence, says 'false' #MeToo allegations tarnished his career

Bollywood music composer Anu Malik has reacted to the sexual harassment charges levelled against him. The accusations resurfaced when he resumed chair as a judge in one of the leading reality shows on television. Malik took to social media to present his side of the story.

Nov 15, 2019, 08:29 AM IST

Sona Mohapatra hails Abhay Deol for supporting her in fight against Anu Malik

Bollywood singer Sona Mohapatra has hailed actor Abhay Deol for extending support to her in her fight against Anu Malik. 

Nov 08, 2019, 16:43 PM IST

Singer Hema Sardesai extends support to Anu Malik on #MeToo, questions accusers

Singer Hema Sardesai on Tuesday extended her support to composer Anu Malik, who has been accused of sexually harassing women. Malik is currently seen as one of the judges on singing reality show.

Nov 05, 2019, 20:32 PM IST

Neha Bhasin calls Anu Malik a 'predator' and 'ugly pervert'

Neha took to social media on Wednesday and posted a series of tweets, calling out Anu for making her uncomfortable several times.

Oct 31, 2019, 19:54 PM IST

Aditya Narayan on Anu Malik's return to TV show after #MeToo

This move, however, did not go down well with several people, including singer Sona Mohapatra, who had levelled the allegations against Anu.

Sep 24, 2019, 16:13 PM IST

Anu Malik 'never felt shy to ask for work'

During his early days in the industry, Anu had shown his hand to a palm reader who told him that he will not accomplish anything big in his life.

Sep 18, 2019, 20:09 PM IST

Anu Malik to return to TV after #MeToo accusation

In October 2018, Anu Malik was accused by two female singers, who called him a "paedophile" and a "sexual predator". He has denied the allegations.

Jul 23, 2019, 16:58 PM IST

Anu Malik back as judge of 'Indian Idol' after #MeToo?

In October 2018, Anu had been accused by singers Sona Mohapatra and Shweta Pandit, who called him a "paedophile" and a "sexual predator".

May 29, 2019, 17:03 PM IST

I'm concerned about country's anger: Sonu Nigam

Singer Sonu Nigam, who has been in the proverbial eye of the storm for his comments on Pakistani musicians and the #MeToo movement, says he is concerned about the "country's anger" and would like people to "smile and be a little easy". 

Dec 25, 2018, 14:33 PM IST

Every issue doesn't need quarrelling: Sonu Nigam to Sona Mohapatra

  Sonu Nigam's Pakistan comment and the singer backing Anu Malik hasn't gone down well with fellow singer Sona Mohapatra. But Sonu says every issue "doesn't need quarrelling around it".

Dec 20, 2018, 13:58 PM IST

Didn't think about my music career before sharing #MeToo story: Sona Mohapatra

Singer Sona Mohapatra, who accused singers Kailash Kher and Anu Malik of sexual misconduct, says she didn't think about how sharing her #MeToo story will impact her music career because it was for the bigger cause of a better future for the country.

Nov 02, 2018, 00:38 AM IST

Salim-Sulaiman offer song to reality show contestant

"Indian Idol" contestant Renu Nagar has been offered a song by composers Salim and Sulaiman Merchant.

Oct 26, 2018, 00:20 AM IST

Child abuse not taken seriously by Indian men: Shweta Pandit

Singer Shweta Pandit, who has accused veteran music composer Anu Malik of sexual misconduct, says child abuse is not taken seriously by men in the country.

Oct 22, 2018, 22:02 PM IST

Anu Malik's behaviour with me was sexual harassment: Sona Mohapatra

The #MeToo movement in Bollywood started after Tanushree Dutta accused senior actor Nana Patekar of sexual harassment.

Oct 22, 2018, 09:23 AM IST