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Say whaaat! Salman Khan-Shah Rukh Khan in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's next?

However, nothing has been confirmed about the project by the makers as yet.

Mar 13, 2019, 09:58 AM IST

Happy Birthday Dilip Kumar: Best on-screen pairings of the legend

On the actor's 96th birthday, let's take a trip down the memory lane and have a look at some of his best on-screen pairings.

Dec 11, 2018, 16:06 PM IST

Lata Mangeshkar saddened by Atif Aslam's 'Chalte chalte'

For those who revere Lata Mangeshkar's "Chalte chalte yuhi koi mil gaya tha", the mellow 'mujra' melody composed by the great Ghulam Mohammed for the mythic Meena Kumaris swan song in "Pakeezah", the new version of the song by Pakistan singer Atif Aslam for a Bollywood film titled "Mitron", is a shocker.

Sep 03, 2018, 16:06 PM IST

Google Doodle honours Meena Kumari on her 85th birth anniversary

The beautiful face and expressive eyes of Meena Kumari have been captured in a Google doodle devoted to the late legendary actress Meena Kumari for her 85th birth anniversary on Wednesday.

Aug 01, 2018, 06:41 AM IST

Brutally Basic Bollywood: Not just Sridevi, many of Bollywood's screen queens have died too early

Before Sridevi, it was Meena Kumari, Nutan, Madhubala and Geeta Bali who left us too soon.

Feb 27, 2018, 12:01 PM IST

Sridevi, Madhubala, Parveen Babi and other iconic actors who left the world too soon

Here is remembering other actors who left this world too soon and made us teary-eyed.

Feb 26, 2018, 13:10 PM IST

Saweety Boora, Meena Kumari in semifinals of Strandja Memorial boxing

Former world silver-medallist Saweety Boora (75kg) and Meena Kumari (54kg) assured themselves of medals by entering the semifinals on a second successive day of mixed results for Indian boxers at the 69th Strandja Memorial Tournament.

Feb 20, 2018, 21:03 PM IST

Wish to star in 'Saheb Bibi Aur Ghulam' remake: Aditi Rao Hydari

The 29-year-old "Wazir" actress, who was walking the ramp for debutant designer Jayanti Reddy at ongoing Lakme Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2016, said Meena Kumari's character in the 1962 film was beautiful and she would any day say yes if she gets an offer.

Apr 01, 2016, 17:34 PM IST

Rare memorabilia of Meena Kumari on display

 Meena Kumari's original publicity material and memorabilia, including paintings and portraits of her films, will be on the display.

Feb 24, 2016, 16:18 PM IST

The stalwarts who passed away in 2015

Dr APJ Abdul Kalam

Dec 16, 2015, 18:39 PM IST

Saweety Boora settles for silver in Asian Women's Boxing

India's Saweety Boora settled for a silver medal as she lost her light heavyweight (81 kg) category final bout against home China's Yang Xiaoli in the Asian Women's Boxing Championships in Wulanchabu, China today.

Aug 13, 2015, 23:44 PM IST

Kangana Ranaut to begin Meena Kumari's biopic in mid-2016

Actress Kangana Ranaut has confirmed she has been roped in for the biopic on late Bollywood actress Meena Kumari, but says she won't be able to start with the film before mid-2016.

Apr 03, 2015, 13:08 PM IST

Meena Kumari—The solitary reaper

Sometimes the work left behind by stalwarts continues to glitter pathways even after their earthly departure. Meena Kumari, a name that cannot be adorned with mere words is one such actress.

Feb 07, 2015, 16:00 PM IST

National Games: Vijay Kumar shoots golden double, 6 swimming meet records shattered

Olympic silver-medallist shooter Vijay Kumar shone bright with a golden double even as half a dozen meet records sank without a trace in the swimming pool on the third day of competitions in the 35th National Games here on Tuesday.

Feb 03, 2015, 21:05 PM IST

Manisha Koirala not to play Meena Kumari on screen?

The Bollywood actress, who literally rose from the ashes like a phoenix and is raring to go places - Manisha Koirala - indeed gave death a miss to be back on the silver screen. Manisha was last in news for reportedly being offered a biopic on the life and times of legendary actress Meena Kumari.

Aug 19, 2014, 09:47 AM IST

Manisha Koirala to play Meena Kumari?

Bollywood actress Manisha Koirala, who was last seen in 2002 film `Bhoot Returns` is back in news. It has been reported that the actress will now be seen playing yesteryears superstar Meena Kumari in an upcoming film based on her life.

Aug 16, 2014, 14:54 PM IST

`Pakeezah` incident inspired Himesh Reshammiya`s `The Xpose`

Makers of musician-actor Himesh Reshammiya-starrer `The Xpose` which is set to be released on May 16, said here today that the movie has "exposed" various Bollywood "secrets" from the 1960s and 1970s.

May 09, 2014, 18:06 PM IST

Huma Qureshi to play Meena Kumari?

After directing films like ‘Bhatti On Chutti’ and ‘Mittal Vs Mittal’ among others, Karan Razdan now plans to make a biopic on the legendary actress Meena Kumari.

Oct 03, 2013, 09:02 AM IST

When Meena Kumari nearly missed `Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam`

Meena Kumari nearly missed playing the lead role in Guru Dutt`s 'Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam'.

Aug 11, 2013, 15:26 PM IST

Remembering Meena Kumari on her 81st birthday

The effervescent tragedy queen Meena Kumari’s 81st birth anniversary was observed Thursday.

Aug 02, 2013, 10:02 AM IST