Bhupen Hazarika

Bhupen Hazarika to receive Bharat Ratna on Thursday

Bhupen Hazarika was most popular in West Bengal and Bangladesh and was responsible for introducing the culture and folk music of Assam and Northeast India to Hindi cinema.

Aug 08, 2019, 12:49 PM IST

Bhupen Hazarika's son agrees to receive Bharat Ratna on behalf of father

Tej Hazarika, son of the iconic Assamese singer-composer Bhupen Hazarika, has now decided to receive the Bharat Ratna on behalf of his late father.

Feb 15, 2019, 16:13 PM IST

Any controversy over Bhupen Hazarika's Bharat Ratna 'totally unnecessary': Brother

The decision to confer the highest civilian award on Bhupen Hazarika has overwhelmed the people of Assam and has given immense joy to the family, he said.

Feb 12, 2019, 21:54 PM IST

What Bharat Ratna? Bhupen Hazarika's son hits out at Centre over Citizenship Amendment Bill 2019

Tez Hazarika said that Bharat Ratnas and longest bridges are necessary but they will not promote the peace and prosperity of the citizens of India.

Feb 11, 2019, 22:56 PM IST

DNA: Non Stop News, 25th January 2019

This segment of DNA brings to you important stories of the day. Watch this video for more info.

Jan 25, 2019, 22:02 PM IST

Deshhit: Watch detailed analysis of all the major news of the day, January 25, 2019

This segment of Zee News brings detailed news stories of the day. Watch this video to know top stories of January 25, 2019.

Jan 25, 2019, 21:34 PM IST

Breaking News: Pranab Mukherjee, Nanaji Deshmukh, Bhupen Hazarika given Bharat Ratna

Bharatiya Jana Sangh leader late Nanaji Deshmukh, singer Bhupen Hazarika and former president Pranab Mukherjee were conferred the country's highest civilian award Bharat Ratna.

Jan 25, 2019, 21:26 PM IST

Bharat Ratna for Pranab Mukherjee, Nanaji Deshmukh and Bhupen Hazarika

Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to Twitter to congratulate Pranab Mukherjee and recall the contributions of legendary Nanaji Deshmukh and Bhupen Hazarika.

Jan 25, 2019, 20:32 PM IST

Statue of Bhupen Hazarika unveiled at his birthplace in Arunachal Pradesh

A 10.5 feet tall bronze cast statue of Assamese music icon Dr Bhupen Hazarika has been unveiled in Bolung.

Dec 15, 2018, 20:41 PM IST

Kidneys have failed, I haven't: Filmmaker Kalpana Lajmi

Ailing filmmaker Kalpana Lajmi, who is on dialysis, says with help from the whos who of the film industry and a life-giving call from songstress Lata Mangeshkar, her indomitable spirit has got a boost and she continues to fight her health battle with a vengeance.

Nov 08, 2017, 17:25 PM IST

Lata Mangeshkar praises PM Modi for naming India's longest bridge after Bhupen Hazarika

Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar on Saturday praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for naming the Dhola-Sadiya Bridge of Assam after renowned Assamese music legend Bhupen Hazarika.

May 27, 2017, 18:18 PM IST

Biopic on Bhupen Hazarika is complex yet fantastic: Prem Soni

Director Prem Soni, who is making a biopic on the legendary musician Bhupen Hazarika, says the film is complex, complicated and fantastic.

Jul 29, 2015, 13:13 PM IST

Gogoi mourns death of Bhupen Hazarika's wife

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi Thursday mourned the death of Dada Saheb Phalke award winner late Bhupen Hazarika's estranged wife Priyamvada Patel Hazarika.

Jun 04, 2015, 15:36 PM IST

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.

Nov 07, 2014, 22:57 PM IST

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.

Sep 30, 2014, 14:05 PM IST

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.

Aug 01, 2014, 19:46 PM IST

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.

Oct 31, 2013, 20:07 PM IST

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.

Oct 14, 2013, 16:48 PM IST

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.

Oct 02, 2013, 09:03 AM IST

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.

Sep 10, 2013, 14:45 PM IST