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National Film Awards

IFFI to pay tributes to Sridevi, Shashi Kapoor and others

Sridevi, who had an illustrious career spanning over four decades, died at the age of 55 due to accidental drowning in Dubai earlier this year.


Nov 18, 2018, 07:36 AM IST

Don't bother giving us National Awards: Resul Pookutty on National Awards row

The award winners also signed a petition about the same, stating that they felt "dejected rather than honoured for our work".

May 05, 2018, 09:48 AM IST

What happened at National Film Awards 2018 was unfortunate, says Shatrughan Sinha

Shatrughan Sinha has the unique advantage of being common to both cinema and politics. Therefore, he shares the distress of the National Film Award winners who boycotted the function due to the limited presence of President Ram Nath Kovind.

May 04, 2018, 20:21 PM IST

Anil Kapoor proud to see Janhvi, Khushi accept honour for Sridevi

Sridevi's powerful role as a vengeful mother in the Hindi film "Mom" fetched her the honour.

May 04, 2018, 13:06 PM IST

Janhvi and Khushi Kapoor's traditional look at National Film Awards grabs eyeballs—Watch video, pics

Janhvi looked like a replica of mother Sridevi in a beautiful silk saree.

May 04, 2018, 11:20 AM IST

65th National Film Awards: Despite protests, I&B Minister Smriti Irani felicitates winners

The awardees announced to boycott the ceremony over felicitation of awards from the Information and Broadcasting Minister, and not the President, a change in the tradition.

May 03, 2018, 18:09 PM IST

Bittersweet moment for us: Akshaye on Vinod Khanna's Dadasaheb Phalke honour

He got his first break as a hero in "Hum Tum Aur Woh" (1971). 

May 03, 2018, 17:53 PM IST

National Film Awards 2018: Boney Kapoor, Janhvi, Khushi receive Sridevi's Best Actress Award

The late actress was honoured with the Best Actress Award (Female) for her performance in 'Mom'.

May 03, 2018, 17:45 PM IST

Vinod Khanna's family emotional over posthumous Dadasaheb Phalke Award

Vinod Khanna died last year following prolonged illness. He was 70.

May 03, 2018, 17:36 PM IST

No National Award from President: I feel terribly disrespected, says Shashaa Tirupati

The 65th National Film Awards ceremony, where 137 awardees will be felicitated, will take place here later on Thursday. 

May 03, 2018, 13:59 PM IST

Not from Smriti Irani? National Film Award winners write to President, may boycott

The artistes said they discussed the matter with Irani last evening and were promised a reply. 

May 03, 2018, 12:17 PM IST

Janhvi, Khushi and Boney Kapoor reach Delhi to receive Sridevi's National Film Award—Photos

Sridevi's husband Boney Kapoor along with daughters Janhvi and Khushi were recently clicked at the New Delhi airport.

May 02, 2018, 10:53 AM IST

Shekhar Kapur says time to take away tag of regional cinema

Internationally acclaimed Indian filmmaker Shekhar Kapur, jury chairperson of the 65th National Film Awards, says the tag of "regional cinema" must not be attached to Indian movies in languages other than Hindi.

Apr 15, 2018, 15:54 PM IST

Adil Hussain hails Shekhar Kapur for understanding cinema

Critically acclaimed actor Adil Hussain has hailed internationally acclaimed filmmaker and the chairperson of the jury of the 65th National Film Awards Shekhar Kapur for his understanding of cinema.

Apr 14, 2018, 16:31 PM IST

Shekhar Kapur opens up on Sridevi winning National Award for 'Mom'

'Mom' is helmed by Ravi Udyawar and presents the story of a mother who sets out to avenge her step-daughter. 

Apr 13, 2018, 18:30 PM IST

Vinod Khanna honoured with posthumous Dadasaheb Phalke Award

The actor died on April 27 last year at the age of 70 after battling cancer.

Apr 13, 2018, 16:45 PM IST

Twinkle Khanna can now call Akshay Kumar her 'trophy husband' and the reason is legit!

Bollywood's true-blue Khiladi Akshay Kumar was recently conferred with the most prestigious National Film Award for excellent performance in 'Rustom' and 'Airlift'. To witness and cherish the proud moment of receiving the big honour from the President of India Pranab Mukherjee, Akshay was accompanied by wife Twinkle and son Aarav.

May 05, 2017, 12:51 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi congratulates K Viswanath, calls him an outstanding filmmaker

Renowned filmmaker Kasinathuni Viswanath, also known as K Viswanath was felicitated with the country's highest award in cinema--the Dadasaheb Phalke Award at the recently held National Film Awards ceremony and the legend received a standing ovation from the crowd. 

May 04, 2017, 13:32 PM IST

National Film Awards: President Pranab Mukherjee confers honour on 'Rustom' Akshay Kumar, Sonam Kapoor for 'Neerja' and others

President Pranab Mukherjee conferred the top honours on National Film Awardees today at Vigyan Bhawan. Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar received the National Award for Best Actor in 'Rustom' whereas Ram Madhvani's directorial venture 'Neerja' bagged the honour for 'Best Hindi Film'.

May 03, 2017, 18:30 PM IST