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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......

Jaitley's speech peppered with digs at UPA rule

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley peppered his speech with digs at the previous United Progressive Alliance regime and sprinkled it with interesting phrases taken out from Urdu poetry and religious......

FM likely to attend DEA's annual function

Finance Minister P Chidambaram is likely to attend the annual retreat function of the Department of Economic Affairs officials on Saturday."Finance Minister P Chidambaram will attend the sixth......

India's economic boom creates 55 billionaires!

It is raining billionaires in India, despite the fact that a major chunk of the country's huge population still grapples with poverty. India now has a record number of 55 billionaires, according to......

4 MM University students invent tri-fuel car

In their endeavor to produce a cost effective and environment friendly vehicle, the students of MM University has made first of its kind tri-fuel car- TRIO. Four BTech students of MM University --......

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......

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......

Birthday Special: Javed Akhtar at 70, the man, the magic, the milestone

The Bollywood stalwart turns 70 on January 17.There is never a dull moment in the company of his sparkling eyes and splendid repartee, a characteristic that makes him a delight to read, hear, or......

PIX: Javed Akhtar, Sonu Nigam, Shaan pay tribute to RD Burman

The music fraternity came together to honour the late legend.Veteran lyricist Javed Akhtar was among many stars of the Hindi film industry's music fraternity who attended the 75th birth anniversary......

Javed Akhtar: I couldn't get up from the bed or lie down

On the morning of November 29, poet-lyricist Javed Akhtar had a terrifying experience -- he couldn't move!Recalling the horror of having lost the power of his limbs, Javedsaabsays, “On......

Tendulkar recommended for Rajya Sabha membership

Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar and yesteryear actress Rekha are among four eminent personalitiesrecommended for nomination as members of the Rajya Sabha. The 39-year-old Tendulkar, who has brought......

Exclusive: Shyam Benegal on the Commonwealth Games

Decision-making in the government is a painful affair, film director Shyam Benegal, one of the masterminds behind last week's Commonwealth Games opening ceremony, tells's Patcy N.Behind......

Images: Delhi Daredevils vs Deccan Chargers

Delhi Daredevils' captain Dinesh Karthik took the unconventional route and handed the ball to leg-spinner Amit Mishra to open the bowling. The move paid off as Mishra struck in the first over when......
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