Naseeruddin Shah
India  /  Published 04.04.19

Vote out BJP and allies, artistes appeal

Over 600 theatre artistes and performers today released a statement asking people directly to vote against the BJP and its allies as the ruling party had given 'free rein to Hindutva goons'. The ...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

India  /  Published 10.12.19

Chorus against ‘divisive’ bill and NRC

Over 720 jurists, writers, actors, activists and citizens have issued a statement against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill and the National Register of Citizens, describing these as “misguided” an...
By TT Bureau in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 31.12.18

He leaves a Mrinalda-sized hole behind: Naseeruddin Shah

Filmmaker Mrinal Sen passed away in his Calcutta home on Sunday morning, leaving behind a legacy of films that ushered in the 'new wave' in Indian cinema and kept it going. Actor Naseeruddin Shah has ...
By Naseeruddin Shah in

India  /  Published 26.12.18

Ramdev 'can't say' who will be the next PM

Baba Ramdev has said it was 'very difficult' to predict the country's next Prime Minister in view of the current political situation.Noting that he was 'not focused' on politics, the 53-year-old yoga ...
By PTI in Madurai

Entertainment  /  Published 20.10.19

Seema Pahwa moves to director’s chair

She has been there but never done that. Seema Pahwa, Hum Log’s Badki and the mother in the recent hits Bareilly Ki Barfi and Shubh Mangal Saavdhan, has a new assignment in hand - direction. Though s...
By Jaybrota Das in Calcutta

India  /  Published 05.01.19

Javed Akhtar query on ‘anti-India’ tag

Poet and screenplay writer Javed Akhtar on Saturday posed a query on social media, asking why speaking against the establishment is nowadays equated with speaking against the country.Akhtar was respon...
By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai

India  /  Published 05.01.19

Naseer speaks up for right to dissent

Actor Naseeruddin Shah has expressed support for the rights activists and other dissenters targeted for criticising the ruling dispensation — a group whose ranks he joined recently.“Is this where ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai

People  /  Published 29.12.18

Feels as if we can no longer live in this country

We are in the Dasguptas’ apartment in south Calcutta. The 75-year-old has just returned from an evening walk with his wife Sohini, who has been his assistant director in the last few films. The apar...
By Prasun Chaudhuri in

Opinion  /  Published 26.12.18

Bitter truths that the BJP cannot digest

Facts are sacred; at least they ought to be in a society that claims to be civilized. Curiously, New India has witnessed a steady and orchestrated assault on not just facts but also those who seek to ...
By The Editorial Board in

Culture  /  Published 22.12.18

Some Djinn and tonic for Naseeruddin Shah

We are like that only Shah iterated in the video how he is worried for his children. The fact that they should have to inhabit a polarised context when they were brought up minus any mazhabi taleem (r...
By Upala Sen in


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