Saturday, Nov 26, 2022

Dadasaheb Phalke Award


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.

Asha Parekh to receive Dadasaheb Phalke Award

September 28, 2022 11:43 pm

Making the announcement on Tuesday, Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur said, “The Dadasaheb Phalke Selection Jury has decided to recognise and award Asha Parekh-ji for her exemplary lifetime contribution to Indian Cinema.”

Asha Parekh to be honoured with Dadasaheb Phalke Award 2020; award ceremony on Friday

September 28, 2022 8:22 am

Starting her career as a child actor, Asha Parekh made her debut in Dil Deke Dekho, and has acted in over 95 movies, including Kati Patang, Teesri Manzil and Mera Gaon Mera Desh, the I&B Ministry said.

April 28, 1982, Forty Years Ago: Arson In Amritsar

April 27, 2022 10:58 pm

Curfew was imposed at a number of places on April 27. At least one person was killed and 25 injured when police opened fire to quell rioting in the Golden Temple area.

Who is Raj Bahadur, the Bengaluru bus driver Rajinikanth has dedicated his Dadasaheb Phalke Award to?

October 26, 2021 6:16 pm

Bahudur, a 76-year-old retired Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) driver and a resident of Chamarajpet, is one of the few who identified and encouraged Rajinikanth in the early days and pushed him to join cinemas.

Superstar Rajinikanth gets Dadasaheb Phalke Award

April 02, 2021 5:13 am

The announcement, made by Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar on Thursday, may have raised some eyebrows—coming as it did amid a heated election season.

Dadasaheb Phalke Awards: Akshay Kumar wins for Laxmii, Sushant Singh Rajput honoured posthumously

February 21, 2021 6:15 pm

Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival Awards 2021 were held in Mumbai on February 20. Sushmita Sen, Kiara Advani, Akshay Kumar, Nora Fatehi and Bobby Deol were among the recipients.

Knowledge can never be obsolete: Amitabh Bachchan

September 26, 2019 7:33 am

The legend spoke on why education is empowering.

Always Big B

September 26, 2019 4:26 am

In his 50-year tinsel journey, Amitabh Bachchan has set the mood for Bollywood, remaining larger than life always