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Dadasaheb Phalke

I don't understand what the fuss is about: Boney Kapoor on National Awards row

The National Film Awards ceremony found itself in the middle of a controversy when more than 68 recipients of the National Awards decided to skip the ceremony

May 04, 2018, 07:51 AM IST

Vinod Khanna honoured with Dadasaheb Phalke Award, son Rahul Khanna remembers him

Bollywood actor Akshaye Khanna and Vinod Khanna's wife Kavita Khanna received the award on his behalf.

May 04, 2018, 07:19 AM IST

Google marks Dadasaheb Phalke's birthday with Doodle

The Dadasaheb Phalke Award, for lifetime contribution to cinema, was established by the Government of India in 1969.


Apr 30, 2018, 06:29 AM IST

From Hina Khan to Jennifer Winget, TV celebs who received Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Awards 2018

 Television actors Jennifer Winget, Hina Khan, Karan Patel and Vikas Gupta among others were conferred with the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Award 2018 for their contribution on Saturday in Mumbai

Apr 22, 2018, 10:25 AM IST

Aditi Rao Hydari to receive Dadasaheb Phalke Award for Bhoomi

Aditi has been garnering huge about of praises for her effective portrayal in `Bhoomi` by the critics and the audiences.


Apr 17, 2018, 07:04 AM IST

Kapil Sharma to receive Dadasaheb Phalke award for the second time

Besides Kapil, Priyanka Chopra, Juhi Chawla, music-director duo Anand Milind, ‘Dangal’ director Nitesh Tiwari are among awardees this year.

May 31, 2017, 11:20 AM IST

DNA : Manoj Kumar honored with Dadasaheb Phalke award

Manoj Kumar gets Dada Saheb Phalke award for his for his top notch patriotism in Bollywood. Watch complete news story of DNA for getting detailed updates!

May 04, 2016, 00:29 AM IST

Amitabh Bachchan records video message for Shashi Kapoor

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has recorded a message as part of a special video to be screened when veteran actor-producer Shashi Kapoor will be conferred the Dadasaheb Phalke Award next month.

Apr 22, 2015, 14:03 PM IST

In pics: SRK honoured with Dadasaheb Phalke Film Foundation Award 2015

Superstar Shah Rukh Khan has been honoured with the Dadasaheb Phalke Film Foundation Award 2015 for his performance in ‘Happy New Year’.

Apr 22, 2015, 11:59 AM IST

Decision on Marathi films taken by previous govt: Jaitley

Information and Broadcasting Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday sought to downplay the controversy over Maharashtra government's directive on compulsory screening of Marathi films in multiplexes saying it was a decision taken by the previous state government 10 years ago.

Apr 08, 2015, 23:40 PM IST

Amitabh Bachchan inaugurates Dadasaheb Phalke's mural in Mumbai

 A life-size mural of father of Indian cinema, Dadasaheb Phalke, was inaugurated here today by Amitabh Bachchan on the city's prominent MTNL Building at Bandra Reclamation.

Dec 11, 2014, 17:49 PM IST

Phalke has gone to deserving artist: Asha Bhosle on Gulzar

From the time she sang `Ghar jayegi tar jayegi doliyaan chadh jayegi` for Gulzar in `Khushboo`, Asha Bhosle has shared a very special rapport with her Gulzar bhai who has been named for the coveted Dadasaheb Phalke Award.

Apr 15, 2014, 20:14 PM IST

`Sachin Tendukar `s Bharat Ratna gladdens and saddens`

Descendents of Dadasaheb Phalke, the `Father of Indian Cinema`, were thrilled when master blaster Sachin Tendulkar was named for Bharat Ratna two days ago.

Nov 19, 2013, 10:29 AM IST

Play on Phalke`s life draws curtains to Centenary festival

Aamir Raza Husain`s play `Forgotten Film`, depicting Dadasaheb Phalke`s struggle to produce the first Indian film `Raja Harishchandra` in 1913, brought down the curtains on the centenary film festival celebrations here.

May 01, 2013, 14:17 PM IST

On Indian cinema`s centenary, kin want Bharat Ratna for Dadasaheb Phalke

Dadasaheb Phalke`s descendents have sought a befitting recognition of his contribution by posthumously conferring him the Bharat Ratna.

Apr 27, 2013, 13:31 PM IST

Aamir to unveil Dadasaheb Phalke’s wax statue

The ‘idiot’ who lives by the funda of following excellence and not success, Aamir Khan proves yet again that he is different from his contemporaries.

May 03, 2012, 14:25 PM IST

Dadasaheb Phalke`s house in Nashik no more exists

The only hitch in the plan could be that the house no longer exists.

Apr 06, 2012, 18:35 PM IST

Dadasaheb Phalke for K Balachander

K Balachander, who brought a whiff of fresh air with daring new style in direction and filmmaking in Tamil cinema in the 1970s, was today chosen for the Dadasaheb Phalke Award for the year 2010.

Apr 29, 2011, 18:56 PM IST

Dadasaheb Phalke remembered on his 66th death anniv

Cine lovers and various cultural
organisations from this holy town paid rich tribute to the
father of Indian cinema Dadasaheb Phalke on his 66th death
anniversary here on Tuesday.

Feb 16, 2010, 23:33 PM IST