Shabana Azmi
Books  /  Published 25.01.19

Kaifi Azmi: Poetry of love, life and change

Kaifi Azmi, poet, lyricist, lover and rebel, was an exceptional man and father. Something his daughter, actress Shabana Azmi, did not know how to deal with as a small child. But later would only be gr...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 01.11.19

Are all languages equal?

Sir — Shabana Azmi recently shared a photograph of a signboard at the Chennai International Airport. The signage read, “Eating carpet is strictly prohibited”. This led to much mirth on Twitter. ...
By The Telegraph

Entertainment  /  Published 24.01.20

Sparsh: A touching tale of love

Ek lavz aap jitni jaldi bhul jayen utna accha hoga. Bechara.So says Aniruddh Parmar (Naseeruddin Shah), the principal of a residential school for visually challenged boys, to the accomplished Kavita P...
By Sulagana Biswas

India  /  Published 18.01.20

Shabana injured in car accident

Actress Shabana Azmi was injured when her car rammed into a truck on the Mumbai-Pune Expressway in Maharashtra’s Raigad district on Saturday afternoon, police said. Shabana and her husband Javed Akh...
By TT Bureau in Mumbai

India  /  Published 09.07.19

Shabana slams trolls who attacked her for 'anti-national' jibe

By The Telegraph in New Delhi


India  /  Published 24.03.19

Javed name in credits deliberate: Shabana

Veteran actress Shabana Azmi on Sunday said the makers of the upcoming film PM Narendra Modi had deliberately named her husband, lyricist Javed Akhtar, in the credits to “mislead” the audience.In ...
By PTI in Mumbai

India  /  Published 07.06.20

Dawkins prize

Lyricist Javed Akhtar has become the first Indian to be named the recipient of the Richard Dawkins Award, named after the renowned evolutionary biologist.Akhtar has been given the honour for critical ...
By PTI in Mumbai

Entertainment  /  Published 18.10.19

Flashback Friday: Masoom

Sorry, aunty! If you watch Shekhar Kapur’s Masoom, you’ll assuredly let out a sniffle or two when a boy, his green eyes red from crying, says sorry to the woman he now knows as his father’s wife...
By Sulagana Biswas


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