Monday Aug 25
The Indian Express
Dilip Kumar's autobiography reveals his journey from Peshawar to Bombay
In 1998, soon after he had received the Nishan-e-Imtiaz award from Pakistan, I managed to see Dilip Kumar in person for the first time.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Fri Aug 22, 2014
In pictures: B-Town weddings that stood the test of time
Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu: When the Bollywood thespian married Banu in 1966, he was 44 and she was only 22. Their marriage went through a rough phase in the 80's, but they managed to tide over it and remain together.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Lata Mangeshkar - the living legend - Part XI
Salil used Lata Mangeshkar in 'Rajnigandha' 1974 with popular track "Rajnigandha phool tumhaare".
Vintage Bollywood articles to be auctioned in September
Some of the most coveted items of the bygone and present-day era of India cinema including original art works from iconic movies like 'Baiju Bawra', 'Mother India' and 'Mughal-e-Azam' will go under the hammer at an auction of rare and vintage film memorabilia next month.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Lata Mangeshkar - the living legend - Part IX
One of the main reasons of the success of 'Mughal-e-Azam' was its music, particularly Lata Mangeshkar's gems, 'Mohabbat Ki Jhooti Kahani Pe Roye, 'Pyaar Kiya to Darna Kya', Hamein Kash Tum Sei Muhabbat Na Hoti' in Raag Aimen Kalyan and 'Aei Ishq Yeh Sab Duniya Waley'.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Lata Mangeshkar - the living legend - Part VIII
The prologue in the preceding paragraph brings us to see how Naushad Ali was instrumental in developing Lata's vocals through his musical compositions.
Rajya Sabha MP pitches Dilip Kumara s name for Bharat Ratna
Amid speculation over conferring of the Bharat Ratna on Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, a Congress MP has pitched for giving the highest civilian award to thespian Dilip Kumar.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Lata Mangeshkar - the living legend - Part VI
In an instant, it became a street song. Any tutor of light music still teaches this song to their students as a starter.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Dilip Kumars autobiography is a precious addition to Bollywood bookshelf
Though Dilip Kumar's autobiography has the informality of a diary rather than a serious memoir, it is still precious.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
I enjoy comparisons, but compete with myself: Rajkummar Rao
Mumbai, Aug 5 : Actor Rajkummar Rao , who considers the Oscar-winning talent Daniel Day-Lewis as his role model, says he enjoys being compared to Bollywood's "brilliant" names like Dilip Kumar , Irrfan Khan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui, but when it comes to competition he only wants to beat himself with every new role.