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Jaya Bachchan


Happy Birthday Jaya Bachchan: When the first lady of Bollywood played memorable mother roles on screen

April 09, 2021 4:44 pm

On Jaya Bachchan's 73rd birthday today, we take a look at her illustrious acting career when she has played memorable mother roles with a difference.

Manual scavenging an embarrassment for India, says Jaya Bachchan in Rajya Sabha

March 23, 2021 2:44 pm

Appealing to the Centre to provide a response on their issues, Bachchan said, “You do Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, this is a part of Swachh Bharat.”

Amitabh Bachchan has an update about Aishwarya Rai-Abhishek Bachchan: Family is busy on the sets

February 24, 2021 3:35 pm

Amitabh Bachchan, in this blog also lauded Abhishek Bachchan's script choices and noted how the actor had a fruitful 2020, with projects like Ludo and Breathe: Into the Shadows.

The Jaya Bachchan-Kangana Ranaut controversy: Everything that has happened so far

September 17, 2020 1:30 pm

After BJP member and actor Ravi Kishan mentioned that there is a drug cartel in Bollywood, Jaya Bachchan said that there is an attempt to tarnish the reputation of the film industry. Meanwhile, Kangana Ranaut has made a few statements of her own on the subject.

Delhi confidential: Making A Point

September 17, 2020 6:02 am

Jaya Bachchan said that her family had contracted the virus and that they had been taken care of, and the state government had been ensuring that the streets of Mumbai were regularly sanitised.

After Parliament speech, security upped outside Jaya Bachchan’s house

September 17, 2020 3:24 am

A Samajwadi Party member, Bachchan had defended the Hindi film industry and spoken about the contribution on Tuesday after actor and BJP MP Ravi Kishan’s comments on drugs use in Bollywood a day ago.

Kangana reacts to Jaya's thaali remark, Swara calls her comments sickening

September 17, 2020 8:25 am

Jaya Bachchan, in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday, said that the entertainment industry was being flogged by social media and asked the government to protect and support it.

Day after Parliament speech, security beefed up outside Jaya Bachchan's bungalow

September 16, 2020 10:21 pm

The development comes after the actor was viciously trolled on social media for her remarks in support of the film industry in the Rajya Sabha.

Jaya Bachchan defends Bollywood in Rajya Sabha: 'To divert attention, film industry being flogged on social media'

September 16, 2020 8:16 am

Jaya Bachchan's remarks come a day after BJP's Lok Sabha MP and Bhojpuri actor Ravi Kishan said the film industry has a drug addiction problem.

Jaya Bachchan has tested negative for coronavirus: Mumbai Mayor

July 12, 2020 3:48 pm

Mumbai Mayor Kishori Pednekar on Sunday said actor-politician Jaya Bachchan has tested negative for coronavirus. She also said the Bachchan residence is now a containment zone and all residents have been quarantined for 14 days.


'When I met Amitabh Bachchan for the first time, I saw danger': Jaya Bachchan's candid confession

June 03, 2021 11:59 am

Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan's 48th anniversary: See some rare photos from Amitabh and Jaya's wedding

On Jaya Bachchan's birthday, her best photos with Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek, Aishwarya and Shweta

April 10, 2021 8:47 am

Jaya Bachchan is celebrating her 73 birthday today.

Durga Puja 2019: Amitabh Bachchan, Kajol, Ayan Mukerji spread festive cheer

October 06, 2019 3:00 pm

The Durga Puja pandals in Mumbai saw Amitabh Bachchan, Kajol, Ayan Mukerji and a few others as their visitors on Saturday. Scroll to see all photos.

Rani Mukerji, Ayan Mukerji and Juhi Chawla's Durga Puja celebrations

October 06, 2019 12:15 pm

Bollywood celebrities Jaya Bachchan, Ayan Mukerji, Juhi Chawla and others visited Durga Puja pandals to offer their prayers and celebrate the festival in full fervour.

Jaya Bachchan: Rare photos of the Guddi actor

April 09, 2019 12:13 pm

Jaya Bachchan turns 71 today. On the occasion, we dug into our Express Archives to collect some photos that highlight the extraordinary life of this Bollywood legend.

Amitabh Bachchan shares photos from Deepika-Ranveer's reception

December 05, 2018 8:35 am

Amitabh Bachchan, wife Jaya Bachchan, daughter Shweta Bachchan and daughter in-law Aishwarya Rai Bachchan attended the star-studded wedding reception of Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone

Rishi Kapoor, Randhir Kapoor launch Raj Kapoor: The One and Only Showman

December 15, 2017 11:23 am

On the 93rd birth anniversary of India's greatest showman Raj Kapoor, his children Rishi Kapoor, Randhir Kapoor, Ritu Nanda, Rima Jain and Rajiv Kapoor launched, Raj Kapoor: The One and Only Showman.

Aishwarya Rai, Abhishek, Aaradhya and Amitabh Bachchan's recent photos from a wedding

November 13, 2017 10:25 am

Amitabh Bachchan and his family are adored by all. Be it any click of the loved couple Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, the father-daughter Amitabh Bachchan and Shweta Bachchan Nanda or a click of Jaya Bachchan and Shweta, we just love them all. The pictures of little Aaradhya Bachchan too go viral every time. What if we serve you with all of these?

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan at 13th day prayer meet of father with Aaradhya. Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek are there too

March 31, 2017 9:46 am

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's father Krishnaraj Rai passed away on March 18 and the family held a prayer meet on the 13th day of his death.