Tuesday, Feb 07, 2023

Vinod Khanna


Gulzar's Achanak is what Akshay Kumar's Rustom would have been if it didn't take the easy way out

January 25, 2023 9:54 am

In Gulzar's 1973 film Achanak, an army officer murders his cheating wife and her lover but then we start questioning how this relationship even disintegrated.

Revisiting Feroz Khan's Qurbani: The stylish blockbuster in which the actor put in everything he had

September 25, 2022 8:21 am

Qurbani, which released in 1980, not only starred Feroz Khan, but was also directed, produced and edited by the late Bollywood star.

Gulzar's Mere Apne talks about the epidemic of loneliness that swallows people of all ages

September 10, 2022 8:13 am

In the last five decades, a lot of discourse around Mere Apne has discussed the film's political stance. But the film also spoke about the epidemic that has swallowed our society and everyone living in it -- loneliness.

Vinod Khanna: The actor who gave Amitabh Bachchan a run for his money

October 08, 2021 8:31 am

On Vinod Khanna's 75th birth anniversary, here's a throwback to the 1970s when he and Amitabh Bachchan were at the top of their game. While it was played as a competition between the two, Big B and Khanna had a different relationship.

When Vinod Khanna spoke about leaving films and family for Osho: 'Everybody has to travel alone'

April 28, 2021 8:32 am

Vinod Khan passed away on April 27, 2017, after battling bladder cancer for years. Today, on his fourth death anniversary, we revisit his tryst with Osho and what Akshaye Khanna said about his father's decision of leaving films at the peak of his career.

Dharmendra, Jeetendra and Vinod Khanna's The Burning Train remake in the works

March 11, 2020 1:15 pm

The Burning Train starred Vinod Khanna, Dharmendra, Parveen Babi, Jeetendra, Neetu Kapoor, Hema Malini, Vinod Mehra and Danny Denzongpa. It was directed by Ravi Chopra.

Guns of Banaras a tribute to Vinod Khanna: Director Sekhar Suri

February 27, 2020 8:15 pm

Guns of Banaras, which also stars Karan Nath, Zarina Wahab and Shilpa Shirodkar, marks Vinod Khanna’s last project. The actor passed away in April 2017 aged 70.

Beyond star craze, demand for infrastructure from MP: Send us to Pakistan if you can’t give us a bridge

May 01, 2019 6:47 am

Unemployment, pitiable condition of roads, lack of adequate health facilities, and industry, are some of the issues that find an echo in this border constituency instead of nationalist jingoism.

Vinod Khanna: The 'Number 2' who was nothing short of numero uno of the 1970s

April 27, 2019 12:05 pm

It is Vinod Khanna's death anniversary today. Here's revisiting the life and times of a star who started out as a villain before achieving fame as a charismatic leading man. And then, one day, he threw it all (the success and stardom) away for spirituality.

Vinod Khanna's wife upset as BJP fields Sunny Deol from Gurdaspur, says she feels betrayed

April 24, 2019 8:20 pm

“I feel betrayed. I also feel that the wishes of people who wanted me as their MP were ignored,” Kavita Khanna said.


Bollywood celebrities who passed away in 2017

December 31, 2017 2:47 pm

One after another, we lost many actors and directors. Here is a look back at who the Bollywood celebrities lost in 2017.

Vinod Khanna funeral: An emotional Amitabh Bachchan, Rahul Khanna and others say goodbye

April 28, 2017 10:34 am

Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor, Subhash Ghai, Randeep Hooda, Jackie Shroff and Arjun Rampal reached to pay their last respects to Vinod Khanna.

Vinod Khanna's political journey in pictures

April 27, 2017 3:19 pm

Veteran actor and BJP leader Vinod Khanna, 70, passed away on Thursday. He had been battling cancer for many years.

Vinod Khanna's son Sakshi to make Bollywood debut soon, his Instagram pics

December 31, 2015 10:25 am

While most are quite aware of veteran actor Vinod Khanna's handsome actor sons - Akshaye and Rahul Khanna, few know about the actor's third son, Sakshi Khanna. In 1990, Vinod Khanna got married for a second time to Kavita. The couple then had a son, Sakshi and daughter, Shraddha. What brings Sakshi into the limelight, is his upcoming Bollywood debut.

Rare sighting: Vinod Khanna, Salma Agha

September 26, 2014 3:26 pm

Vinod Khanna made an exception for his family as he stepped out with his wife Kavita for the screening of his nephew Akhil Kapur's debut movie 'Desi Kattey.'