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Javed Akhtar pens song for CRPF; Prez to unveil it

Renowned lyricist Javed Akhtar has penned a patriotic and valour-filled song for the country's largest paramilitary force CRPF, which is celebrating its 75th year of raising this year. The......

Shiv Sena backs Javed Akhtar over fatwa row

The Shiv Sena,on Monday,came out in support of lyricist and Rajya Sabha MP Javed Akhtar, who is facing threat from hardliners after he criticised the fatwa issued by Islamic seminary Darul Uloom......

Javed Akhtar provided security after threats

Lyricist and Rajya Sabha MP Javed Akhtar has been provided round-the-clock security following death threats received by him for allegedly calling an Islamic cleric "insane" during a television......

Javed Akhtar gets death threat over fatwa issue

Lyricist and Rajya Sabha member Javed Akhtar on Saturday lodged a case with the Mumbai police after he received an e-mail threat for criticising a fatwa banning women working with men.In the......

Javed Akhtar, Aiyar among 5 nominated to RS

Noted lyricist Javed Akhtar and Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar were nominated to Rajya Sabha along with three others on Friday. Noted economist and former Planning Commission member Bhalchandra......

FinMin officials set for date with Nandita Das, Gautam Gambhir

After a date with Bollywood actress Chitrangada Singh and lyricist Javed Akhtar last year, finance ministry officials are set for a rendezvous with film actress Nandita Das and cricketer Gautam......

Holi Special: Bollywood's colourful songs!

It’s what Javed Akhtar’s lyrics in a song of Wake Up Sid celebrating life and its myriad hues, exclaim, 'Life is crazy hai yeh rang birang.' Indeed colours not only fill our lives with......

PIX: Kalki, Javed Akhtar, Raju Hirani watch Masaan

Check out the star arrivals. A day after its first special screening ahead of its July 24 release, Neeraj Ghaywan's directorial debut Masaan was screened a second time for more celebrity friends of......

Javed Akhtar, Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy to make a song for Swacch Bharat

Poet-writer Javed Akhtar has decided to become a part of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Swacch Bharat programme, and it's all thanks to singer-turned-parliamentarian Baabul......

PIX: Farhan, Javed-Shabana, Alia celebrate Holi

Here's how Bollywood celebrated the festival of colours!Shabana Azmi and Javed Akhtar's annual Holi party is stuff filmi legends are made of.This year was no exception as several Bollywood stars......

Happy 70th, Javedsaab: A life in pictures

Just like his films and lyrics, Bollywood veteran Javed Akhtar has had a well-rounded life, peppered with beautiful moments.As he turns 70 on January 17, we present a glimpse into his world.Javed......

Match-fixing was at its worst in Pakistan in 1996: Akhtar

- 'There was a lot going on than just cricket and it was difficult to focus on cricket in the dressing room. It was a bad environment.' IMAGE: Pakistan's Shoaib Akhtar bowls during the 2003 World......

Do you agree with Waqar's All-Time Pakistan Test XI?

IMAGE: Former Pakistan pacer tweets his All-time Pakistan XI.  A month back, there was huge buzz over India‘s 500th Test and many former greats had come up with their own all-time......

WT20: 'This Pakistan team lacks pride and passion'

IMAGE: Pakistan's Sharjeel Khan (second from right) celebrates with teammates after taking a catch to dismiss New Zealand's Colin Munro. Photograph: Adnan Abidi/Reuters Former pacer Shoaib Akhtar......

Kohli vs Aamir is as exciting as Shoaib vs Tendulkar? Tell Us!

IMAGE: India's Virat Kohli plays a shot. Photograph: BCCI From Eden Gardens to Centurion, Shoaib Akhtar has had many memorable on-field battles with Indian batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar, and he......

'Pakistan has always been superior, Indian cricket is surviving on money'

IMAGE: The Indian team during a practice session. Photograph: PTI Former Pakistan captain and coach Javed Miandad has urged the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to stop running after......
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