Shabana Azmi

Bollywood Fights Covid: Shabana Azmi boosts vaccination drives in rural India

Bollywood Fights Covid: Shabana Azmi boosts vaccination drives in rural India

Actor-activist has been very active since the pandemic brought life to a halt last year, moving from relief and rehabilitation to dissemi...Read More

Kaifi Azmi death anniversary: Daughter Shabana Azmi remembers the legendary poet-lyricist

Kaifi Azmi death anniversary: Daughter Shabana Azmi remembers the legendary poet-lyricist

Popularly know as Kaifi Azmi, the famous Bollywood lyricist’s birth name was Syed Athar Hussain Rizvi

Remembering Anil Dharker: The journalist-author who founded Mumbai International Literary Festival - India’s best LitFest and gave Mumbai its fire safety template

Remembering Anil Dharker: The journalist-author who founded Mumbai International Literary Festival - India’s best LitFest and gave Mumbai its fire safety template

Columnist, journalist and writer Anil Dharker who founded India's most respected literature festival - the Mumbai International Literary ...Read More

'Why should Riz Ahmed being Muslim be singled out?': Shabana Azmi on Oscars lead actor category nomination

'Why should Riz Ahmed being Muslim be singled out?': Shabana Azmi on Oscars lead actor category nomination

Ahmed is up against late actor Chadwick Boseman for Ma Rainey's Black Bottom’, Steven Yeun in ‘Minari’, Anthony Hopkins in ‘The Father’ a...Read More

International honour for 'Mee Raqsam' lead Aditi Subedi

International honour for 'Mee Raqsam' lead Aditi Subedi

Shabana Azmi said, she was delighted to see Mijwan Welfare Society’s partnership with University of Southampton growing strongly and sign...Read More

Javed Akhtar Birthday Special: Lesser-known facts about the legend who co-wrote 'Sholay'

Javed Akhtar Birthday Special: Lesser-known facts about the legend who co-wrote 'Sholay'

Javed Akhtar turns 76 on 17th January. Here are some lesser known facts about the legendary scriptwriter and lyricist

Javed Akhtar files complaint against Kangana Ranaut over her 'derogatory' remarks

Javed Akhtar files complaint against Kangana Ranaut over her 'derogatory' remarks

Veteran lyricist Javed Akhtar has filed a defamation suit against Kangana Ranaut for allegedly causing harm to his reputation by unnecess...Read More

Shabana Azmi shares Javed Akhtar's picture posing with his Richard Dawkins Award

Shabana Azmi shares Javed Akhtar's picture posing with his Richard Dawkins Award

Almost four months after being named as the recipient of the prestigious Richard Dawkins Award, senior lyricist and poet Javed Akhtar was...Read More

Rangoli hits back at Shabana Azmi for comments about Kangana Ranaut, says 'why don't you stick to acting?'

Rangoli hits back at Shabana Azmi for comments about Kangana Ranaut, says 'why don't you stick to acting?'

Kangana Ranaut's sister Rangoli Chandel has hit back at veteran actress Shabana Azmi for saying that the 'Queen' actor 'fears the day whe...Read More

Shabana Azmi 70th birthday special: An actress-activist par excellence

Shabana Azmi 70th birthday special: An actress-activist par excellence

Shabana is indeed a woman who fights for rights and espouses the issues of social as well as universal significance.

Shabana, Baba Azmi’s ‘Mee Raqsam’ goes international

Shabana, Baba Azmi’s ‘Mee Raqsam’ goes international

‘Mee Raqsam’ is selected as the opening film for the prestigious Coalition of South Asian Film Festivals (CoSAFF) 2020.

This film is a tribute to my late father Kaifi saab: Shabana

This film is a tribute to my late father Kaifi saab: Shabana

Says Azmi while speaking to LIPIKA VARMA. The actress has turned presenter for brother Baba Azmi’s directorial debut, Mee Raqsam.

Even as Javed Akhtar wins Dawkins Award 2020, Wikipedia page edited to show he's not the winner

Even as Javed Akhtar wins Dawkins Award 2020, Wikipedia page edited to show he's not the winner

English ethologist and author Richard Dawkins has on Tuesday confirmed that writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar has won the Richard Dawkins Awar...Read More

Richard Dawkins confirms Javed Akhtar is 2020 Award Winner - all you need to know

Richard Dawkins confirms Javed Akhtar is 2020 Award Winner - all you need to know

Is screenwriter and award-winning lyricist Javed Akhtar the winner of the 2020 Richard Dawkins Award? It would seem that after two days o...Read More

Richard Dawkins confirms Javed Akhtar is the 2020 recipient of Dawkins Award

Richard Dawkins confirms Javed Akhtar is the 2020 recipient of Dawkins Award

English ethologist and author Richard Dawkins has on Tuesday confirmed that writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar has won the Richard Dawkins Awar...Read More

Shabana Azmi slams 'pathetic trolls' questioning Javed Akhtar's Dawkins Award, says 'we have an email'

Shabana Azmi slams 'pathetic trolls' questioning Javed Akhtar's Dawkins Award, says 'we have an email'

Richard Dawkins is an English ethologist, evolutionary biologist, and author.

Bollywood mourns the death of veteran filmmaker Basu Chatterjee

Bollywood mourns the death of veteran filmmaker Basu Chatterjee

Veteran filmmaker Basu Chatterjee passed away on Thursday, from age related health issues.

Javed Akhtar, Shabana Azmi condole victims of Cyclone Amphan, PIA crash

Javed Akhtar, Shabana Azmi condole victims of Cyclone Amphan, PIA crash

Expressing grief over two recent tragedies- Cyclone Amphan and Pakistani jet crash, lyricist Javed Akhtar and wife Shabana Azmi extended ...Read More

After being accused of spreading propaganda by Sambit Patra, Shabana Azmi says 'only word I used was Heartbreaking'

After being accused of spreading propaganda by Sambit Patra, Shabana Azmi says 'only word I used was Heartbreaking'

On Tuesday evening, veteran Bollywood actor Shabana Azmi shared a photograph of two children holding each other with the caption, ‘heartb...Read More

Shabana Azmi called out for sharing pics of 2 Pak boys and trying to pass them off as Indians

Shabana Azmi called out for sharing pics of 2 Pak boys and trying to pass them off as Indians

The WhatsApp forward universe continues to divide the line between what’s real news and what’s fake. And in that madness, there are peopl...Read More

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