Kaifi Azmi

Google Doodle celebrates 101st birth anniversary of noted Urdu poet and writer-lyricist Kaifi Azmi

Azmi's first poems collection, Jhankar, was published in 1943 and they are known for their brilliant imagery.

Jan 14, 2020, 08:09 AM IST

Aamir, Anil Kapoor, Tabu, Kajol and others attend Shaukat Kaifi's prayer meet

Bollywood personalities paid their last respect to veteran actress Shabana Azmi's mother, late Shaukat Azmi, at a prayer meet held in her memory on Tuesday evening in Mumbai.

Nov 27, 2019, 09:48 AM IST

Theatre is a great leveller, says Shabana Azmi

Shabana's parents are Kaifi Azmi, an Indian poet and Shaukat Azmi, a veteran Indian People's Theatre Association stage actress.

Mar 28, 2019, 12:42 PM IST

Shabana Azmi stresses on importance of teaching film production

Veteran actress-activist Shabana Azmi feels that Indian film institutes must teach film production to their students.

Jan 12, 2019, 18:01 PM IST

My father's words have become my mantra in work I do: Shabana Azmi

Veteran actor Shabana Azmi today said she is following in the footsteps of legendary poet her father Kaifi Azmi by providing employment opportunities to people from small towns and villages.

Apr 03, 2018, 23:58 PM IST

Marriage not made in heaven in Islam: Shabana Azmi

Veteran actress-activist Shabana Azmi believes marriage is not made in heaven in Islam and that it's a contract.

Aug 29, 2017, 14:44 PM IST

Shabana Azmi remembers 'Abba' Kaifi Azmi on his 15th death anniversary

Veteran actress Shabana Azmi remembered her father Kaifi Azmi as "a rare poet" on his 15th death anniversary.

May 10, 2017, 13:33 PM IST

Feel proud to generate steady work for craftsmen: Manish Malhotra

The designer says this year's collection comprises of "more contemporary gowns, fringe tops in summer fabrics of net, chiffon and cotton".

Feb 28, 2017, 18:50 PM IST

Musical tribute to Kaifi Azmi on 98th birth anniversary

The family of late poet and writer-lyricist Kaifi Azmi will be hosting a musical evening here on his 98th birth anniversary on Saturday.

Jan 13, 2017, 20:01 PM IST

Javed Akhtar does not have a romantic bone in his body: Shabana Azmi

The lyricist said space is important to sustain a relationship longer.

Mar 18, 2016, 17:23 PM IST

Zee Jaipur Lit Fest: Javed Akhtar, Shabana Azmi recite shayaris

Javed Akhtar, Shabana Azmi recited shayaris on the third day of Zee Jaipur Literature Festival.

Jan 23, 2015, 17:48 PM IST

An actor must derive from his own experiences, says Shabana Azmi

Known for her realistic portrayal of characters on the screen, seasoned actress Cabaña Zamia says and actor can enrich the character they play by drawing upon all the depth of their own experience.

Sep 18, 2014, 14:51 PM IST

Shabana Azmi launches website to honour father

Veteran actress Shabana Azmi has launched a website dedicated to her poet father Kaifi Azmi.

Jul 16, 2014, 18:55 PM IST

Javed has a lot in common with Kaifi Azmi: Shabana

Shabana Azmi, who is currently starring in a play on her father Kaifi Azmi, says her lyricist husband Javed Akhtar has lot in common with the late Urdu poet.

May 13, 2012, 13:27 PM IST