Javed Akhtar News

A black day for humanity! Bolllywood condemns Peshawar attack

The world shattered to witness the attack on innocent school children by terrorist group, Taliban at Peshawar army school. On Tuesday, the Taliban militants inhumanly entered the school premises and showered bullets on the innocent school children. Over 130 children were killed and several injure...read more

Shabana Azmi, Javed Akhtar celebrate 30 years of marriage

Bollywood’s iconic couple Shabana Azmi and Javed Akhtar celebrates 30 years of happy married life today. The 64-year-old veteran actress and social activist Shabana Azmi tweeted on this special occasion that they are more than true friends.  "It's our 30th wedding anniversary today. ...read more

Bollywood: Top 10 Patriotic Songs

As India celebrates its 65th Republic day today, we bring to you some timeless Bollywood patriotic songs sung and composed by noted composer and singers of Bollywood. 1."Aye mere pyare watan, aye mere bichchde chaman,Tujhpe dil qurban!" ...read more

Photos: Sonali Bendre, Shabana Azmi at Farooq Sheikh's funeral

The Hindi film industry and Indian theatre has lost a natural talented actor, Farooq Sheikh. His last rites were performed yesterday in the evening amidst fanfare. Tears rolled in as his body was laid to rest. He was 65 and family, friends did not expect him to lose at this stage. His body was br...read more

Javed Akhtar admitted to hospital

Noted writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar was admitted to hospital after he complained of acute back pain. Javed Akhtar was suffering from backache for few days but his pain aggravated when he attended the 175-year celebrations of the Times of India at Purana Qila, He had severe back pain for the past f...read more

Bollywood bids heart-warming farewell to Sachin Tendulkar

Yesterday was a historic moment when Sachin Tendulkar walked into bat at Wankhede stadium, Mumbai for his final test match. He made 38 and today when he again walked into to play his match, there was a huge uproar upon his entrance. Fans pinned high hopes on Sachin and as usual he did not disappo...read more

Javed Akhtar’s Wife and Ex Wife Unwell

Javed Akhtar is quite distressed these days. His family is facing troubled times as both his wife Shabana Azmi and ex wife Honey Irani are unwell. Last week veteran actress Shabana Azmi fractured her wrist in South Africa. She underwent a surgery but her wrist bone did not heal properly. C...read more