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Pakistan artistes disappointed over Shabana Azmi, Javed Akhtar cancelling Karachi visit

After the Pulwama attack, Shabana Azmi said she feels weakened in her belief that people-to-people contact can force the establishment to do the right thing.

Shabana Azmi, Javed Akhtar cancel Karachi Arts Council event after Pulwama attack

Shabana Azmi on Friday said she and her husband, Javed Akhtar, have decided not to attend Kaifi Azmi's birth centenary celebrations in Karachi in the wake of Pulwama terror attack. The couple was invited to Pakistan by the Karachi Arts Council for a two-day event.


Shabana Azmi on father Kaifi Azmi: His songs had little philosophies of life

As a tribute to Kaifi Azmi, Shabana Azmi has kicked off a year-long celebration, commencing with Raag Shayari, a special evening of music and Kaifi's poetry conceived by Javed Akhtar.

Soorma screening: Sachin Tendulkar and family watch Diljit Dosanjh movie

Soorma screening: The makers hosted a special screening of the biopic in Mumbai. In attendance were celebrities from both Bollywood and sports fraternity. Sachin Tendulkar attended the screening along with wife Anjali Tendulkar and daughter Sara Tendulkar.

Inside Shabana Azmi's Eid party: Shilpa Shetty, Dia Mirza, Anil Kapoor and Aditi Rao Hydari in attendance

Shilpa Shetty Kundra, Anil Kapoor, Dia Mirza, Aditi Rao Hydari, Konkona Sensharma, Divya Dutta, Tanvi Azmi, Sandhya Mridul, Shankar Mahadevan and many more were seen at Shabana's Eid party.

Shabana Azmi apologises for posting FAKE video mocking Indian Railway's cleanliness

In a 30-second video shared by Shabana Azmi on Twitter, people can be seen rinsing plates in what looks like a puddle of water inside a pothole. Read on to know what followed after that.


Dia Mirza and Aditi Rao Hydari trying to solve Shabana Azmi's puzzle is what every Maths student can relate to

Veteran actor Shabana Azmi tweeted an interesting brain teaser on her Twitter handle. Actor Dia Mirza and Aditi Rao Hydari were also among those who tried their hands on the Maths puzzle.

Shabana Azmi on Oscars red carpet: It's a desperation to conform to set standards of beauty

Veteran actor Shabana Azmi has a pretty low opinion of red carpets in general. The actor recently tweeted about Oscars red carpet, denouncing it for taking the focus away from art.

Item songs show women surrendering to male gaze: Shabana Azmi

This is not the first time that Shabana Azmi has criticised item songs. At a panel discussion two years ago, the actor came down heavily on these song sequences, particularly the Kareena Kapoor number "Fevicol Se" from Dabangg 2.

PadMan challenge: Deepika Padukone, Anil Kapoor and Rajkummar Rao also pose with a sanitary pad

PadMan challenge: While we have already seen a few celebrities posing with a sanitary pad to promote R Balki’s social drama, Deepika Padukone, Aditi Rao Hydari Arjun Kapoor, Swara Bhaskar too shared a post.

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From Taimur, Yash's day out to Urvashi Rautela at the airport

Taimur Ali Khan was spotted on a day out with mommy Kareena Kapoor Khan.

Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan, Hrithik Roshan and Vidya Balan among others ring in Diwali at Javed Akhtar's bash

When Bollywood celebrities step out to celebrate, they make sure it looks like the best time ever. At Javed Akhtar's Diwali bash, celebrities came dressed in their finest and with attendees like Aamir Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Amitabh Bachchan, Shilpa Shetty, Vidya Balan and many others, this Diwali party was stars galore.


As Shah Rukh Khan, Anushka Sharma catwalk at Mijwan 2017, Kajol, Sridevi, Sushmita Sen come to watch

On Sunday night, SRK, Anushka Sharma walked the ramp at Mijwan 2017, organised by Shabana Azmi.

Athiya, Huma, Shabana, Manisha dolled up for the ramp

Bollywood actresses Athiya Shetty, Shabana Azmi, Manisha Koirala and Huma Qureshi walked the ramp for various designers on March 20.

Sonam Kapoor, Shabana Azmi bond at Neerja's success meet

The leading actress of Neerja, Sonam Kapoor looked gorgeous in a white and red suit, so did Shabana who also wore a suit to the success meet of the film.


Sonam Kapoor in Delhi, launches Neerja's biography

Sonam Kapoor was at the launch of Neerja Bhanot's biography in New Delhi. The actress was smart in a red Ferragamo dress.

Shabana Azmi watches Neerja with daughter-in-law Adhuna

Veteran actress Shaban Azmi was spotted with daughter-in-law Adhuna Akhtar at the screening of her latest film 'Neerja'. Adhuna was married to actor Farhan Akhtar and the couple recently announced their divorce.

Amitabh Bachchan, Shabana Azmi join Prateik to launch book on Smita Patil

Amitabh Bachchan, wife Jaya Bachchan and veteran actress Shabana Azmi launched Maithili Rao’s book Smita Patil: A Brief Incandescence, timed to coincide with Smita Patil’s 60th birth anniversary on Saturday (October 17).

Aishwarya Rai shows 'Jazbaa' to mother-in-law Jaya Bachchan and parents

Audiences have been waiting eagerly for Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's comeback film, 'Jazbaa' to hit theatres and finally it releases today and a special screening was held of the Sanjay Gupta directorial venture on Thursday (October 8) in Mumbai. The former beauty queen, who plays a criminal advocate in Jazbaa, was no doubt the star attraction of the evening as she watched the film along with her mother Brindya Rai and mother-in-law, Jaya Bachchan. Hubby Abhishek and daughter Aaradhya were missing at the screening.

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Juhi believes in race of being 'cool,' people have lost themselves

New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Bollywood actress Juhi Chawla believes that because of changes in the education system, people are losing their identity. The actress says that whether it is education or language, people are more interested to adopt western methods rather than enhancing their own. Juhi also said that it is important for people to understand that education is just not about information, books and rote learning, but about promoting their child's interest. Juhi will be seen in an upcoming film, Chalk n Duster. The film highlights the problems that teachers and students have to deal with, amidst the changing education system.Directed by Jayant Gilatar, the film is scheduled to release on 15 January 2016.

Teachers are always taken for granted, says Juhi Chawla

New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Bollywood actress Juhi Chawla believes that though half of our lives are spent with teachers, we fail to respect them for their job.Juhi says that she never understood a teacher the way she does now after reading the script of her upcoming film 'Chalk Duster.'Juhi added that because she belongs to the entertainment industry, she feels responsible to keep the audiences entertained, however, if the film carries a subtle social message then it is an added incentive to act in the film.Chalk n Duster is an upcoming Bollywood flick which highlights the problems that teachers and students have to deal with, amidst the changing education system.Directed by Jayant Gilatar, the film is scheduled to release on January 15 2016.