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Zohra Sehgal


Zohra Sehgal thought she was 'ugly' and not sexy, yet taught us how to live life: 'She tried hard to attract attention'

April 27, 2022 2:07 pm

On Zohra Sehgal's 110th birth anniversary, remembering the legend and her impeccable enthusiasm, and how she took unconventional decisions all her life.

Remembering Zohra Sehgal: Some lesser-known facts about the legendary actor

September 30, 2020 9:09 am

Here are some interesting facts about Zohra Sehgal, whose film Neecha Nagar was released at Cannes Film Festival on this day and went on to come Indian cinema's first international critical success and also received the festival's highest honour Palme d’Or prize

Take a Bow

May 03, 2018 12:05 am

Film screenings, theatre, puppetry, folk music and dance to light up Zohra Sehgal’s 106th birth anniversary

Dance, Play for Birthday

April 20, 2016 12:00 am

Zohra Segal Festival of Arts celebrates the passion of the diva who would have turned 104 this month.

Inside track: After the funeral

June 27, 2017 3:42 pm

Congress persons are unanimous that Vinod Rai was a disastrous choice as the Comptroller and Auditor General.

‘Ma will be angry if I don’t get on with life with a laugh’

July 20, 2014 8:00 am

Odissi dancer Kiran Segal pays a tribute to her flamboyant mother Zohra, who passed away recently.

Grand old lady rests on her laurels...

July 18, 2014 1:00 am

To encapsulate the life of an artiste like Zohra Sehgal in a few words is no mean task. Having lived to a grand old age of 102 years, her journey has been a colourful canvas of interesting and exciting incidents, peppered with her zest and verve for life. The gutsy, ‘young, naughty girl’ as Shah Rukh Khan described her, breathed her last on July 10 in Delhi, after suffering a cardiac arrest.

Letters to the editor: Forever young

July 14, 2014 12:02 am

It is a coincidence that Zohra Sehgal was born a year before the birth of Indian cinema and she has passed away a year after it turned a hundred.

Zohra Sehgal was a born show-woman, says Gurinder Chadha

July 13, 2014 4:35 pm

Gurinder Chadha remembers Zohra Sehgal as an artist who "loved shocking you with her unorthodox approach.”

Organisers wanted to cancel 'Singham..' trailer launch

July 12, 2014 9:27 am

Ajay Devgn said they were planning to cancel the trailer launch event of 'Singham Returns' on hearing about the death of Zohra Sehgal.


From the archives: 10 photos of iconic actor Zohra Sehgal

September 29, 2020 10:36 am

Zora Sehgal was awarded the Padma Shri in 1998 and Kalidas Samman in 2001. She received the Padma Vibhushan, India’s second-highest civilian honour, in 2010.

Zohra Sehgal cremated in Delhi

July 11, 2014 5:35 pm

Family and friends bid farewell to veteran actress Zohra Sehgal, who was cremated in New Delhi on Friday (July 11).

Remembering Veteran Actress of Indian Cinema – Zohra Sehgal

July 11, 2014 10:51 am

We remember Zoya Sehgal's immense contribution to cinema and her zest for life.