Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022

Asha Parekh


When Asha Parekh said she loved Nasir Hussain but never considered marrying him: 'Couldn't break up his family, traumatise his kids'

November 29, 2022 3:50 pm

Veteran Bollywood actor Asha Parekh had admitted to loving one man all her life, filmmaker Nasir Hussain, who gave her her first big break in the 1959 film Dil Deke Dekho.

After Jaya Bachchan, Asha Parekh asks why Indian women wear western clothes: 'Mote ho ya jo, hum wahi pehnenge'

November 27, 2022 8:18 pm

Asha Parekh said she's upset about the fact that women are ditching Indian attires for western clothes like gowns. Jaya Bachchan had echoed similar sentiments recently.

Asha Parekh on lack of sanitation facilities during shoots: 'Studios didn't have bathrooms, sometimes we changed clothes behind bushes'

November 27, 2022 7:11 pm

Asha Parekh recalled how the yesteryear actors faced several challenges due to lack of vanity vans and sanitation facilities in the past.

Asha Parekh movies will be screened at 53rd IFFI; Carlos Suara to be honoured

November 14, 2022 8:53 pm

The 53rd edition of International Film Festival of India (IFFI) will take place from November 20 to 28 at Panaji in Goa.

Asha Parekh reveals Manoj Kumar was 'upset' with her suggestion for Do Badan's climax: 'We had to reshoot..'

October 05, 2022 11:16 am

In a recent interview, Asha Parekh recalled working with Dev Anand in Jab Pyar Kisi Se Hota Hai and Manoj Kumar in Do Badan.

Cinema an effective tool for nation building, says Murmu

October 01, 2022 6:41 am

“Films have the widest impact among all the art forms,” President Murmu said. “Filmmaking is not just an industry but also a medium for artistic expression of our value system; cinema is an effective tool for nation building.”

Asha Parekh receives Dada Saheb Phalke award: 'This is the best honour...'

September 30, 2022 8:11 pm

68th National Film Awards ceremony: In a career spanning over five decades, Asha Parekh starred in over 95 films that include titles such as Dil Deke Dekho, Kati Patang, Teesri Manzil, Baharon Ke Sapne, Pyar Ka Mausam, and Caravan.

68th National Film Awards ceremony: Suriya, Ajay Devgn receive top awards, Asha Parekh hounoured with Dadasaheb Phalke Award

September 30, 2022 7:15 pm

The 68th National Film Awards presentation ceremony was held in New Delhi. Ajay Devgn, Suriya and Soorarai Pottru had previously been announced as the big winners.

Asha Parekh rues modern film dancing, says it feels like watching aerobics: 'Dil ko takleef hoti hai'

September 30, 2022 11:49 am

Asha Parekh singled out Sanjay Leela Bhansali as the only filmmaker who respects Indian traditions when it comes to depicting dance in his movies.

Asha Parekh says her male co-stars were 'frightened' of her: 'My mother never allowed anyone...'

September 28, 2022 11:55 am

Asha Parekh spoke about how her male co-stars feared her, and recalled a scary stalker incident which ended with her getting the police commissioner involved.


Week in pictures: A look at most compelling pics from around the world

October 01, 2022 10:03 pm

The most compelling photos from the week that went by.

Dadasaheb Phalke award recipient Asha Parekh's rare photos from the archives

September 27, 2022 5:10 pm

Starting her career as a child actor, Asha Parekh made her debut in Dil Deke Dekho, and has acted in over 95 movies.

Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival Awards 2022: A look at who wore what

February 21, 2022 11:48 am

Dadsaheb Phalke International Films Festival Awards, held in Mumbai on Sunday, saw Ranveer Singh win the Best Actor of the Year for '83' while 'Shershaah' nabbed the Best Film award. Let's take a look at what the stars wore at the award ceremony.

Helen's 80th birthday celebration

November 22, 2019 10:36 am

Salman Khan, Iulia Vantur, Salim Khan, Waheeda Rehman, Asha Parekh, Aayush Sharma and Arpita Khan Sharma came together to celebrate Helen's 80th birthday.

Waheeda Rehman and Asha Parekh bring yesteryear magic to Super Dancer 3 sets

April 10, 2019 6:45 am

Veteran actors Waheeda Rehman and Asha Parekh will grace Super Dancer 3, which is judged by Anurag Basu, Geeta Kapoor and Shilpa Shetty.

Shammi funeral: Farah Khan, Asha Parekh, Farida Jalal and Boman Irani pay their last respects

March 06, 2018 4:08 pm

Veteran actor Shammi passed away on Tuesday morning after suffering from prolonged illness. The last rites of the actor were performed in Mumbai on Tuesday afternoon.

Happy birthday Asha Parekh: Rare photos of The Hit Girl

October 02, 2017 6:00 am

Asha Parekh was the original winged eyeliner girl, long before it became a style statement. Onher birthday see some rare photos of The Hit Girl .

Veterans Waheeda, Helen watch Kapoor & Sons with Alia, Sidharth, Athiya

March 18, 2016 2:52 pm

Yesteryear beauties – Waheeda Rehman, Helen and Asha Parekh, were spotted at the screening of the family drama, ‘Kapoor & Sons’ along with Alia, Sidharth and Athiya Shetty.