Oct 04, 2021 03:10 PM IST
The FIR against Javed Akhtar has been registered under Section 500 of the Indian Penal Code, an officer from Mulund police station said.
- Oct 01, 2021 03:53 PM IST
Ranaut had last month filed the petition before the chief metropolitan magistrate seeking transfer of hearing into the complaint to another court, saying she had "lost faith" in the magistrate's court as it indirectly "threatened" her of issuing a warrant if she failed to appear before it in a bailable offence.
- Sep 28, 2021 10:47 AM IST
The suit, filed by RSS activist Vivek Champanerkar in the court of the additional chief judicial magistrate and joint civil judge (senior division), seeks Re 1 as compensation from Akhtar.
- Sep 20, 2021 01:49 PM IST
Kangana Ranaut also moved a counter complaint in the court against Akhtar for alleged "extortion and criminal intimidation", and her lawyer informed the court that they had filed an application before chief metropolitan magistrate, seeking transfer of hearing into the complaint to another court.
- Sep 14, 2021 03:46 PM IST
Akhtar (76) filed a complaint in the magistrate's court in November last year, claiming that Ranaut had made defamatory statements against him in a television interview, which allegedly damaged his reputation.
- Sep 09, 2021 12:00 PM IST
High court judge, Justice Revati Mohite Dere, who had on September 1 reserved her order on the plea, said the applicant's (Ranaut's) petition "stands dismissed".
- Sep 06, 2021 01:40 PM IST
Adequate police bandobast was placed outside Akhtar’s residence near the ISKCON temple in Juhu area, the official said, adding that security personnel, including women constables, were deployed outside the lyricist’s home.
- Sep 06, 2021 01:20 PM IST
The party, which is part of the ruling Maha Vikas Aghadi alliance with the Congress and the NCP, said in its mouthpiece Saamana that such a comparison is “disrespectful to Hindu culture” and that those who make such comparisons should “introspect.”
- Jul 27, 2021 07:27 PM IST
Javed Akhtar had filed the complaint in the magistrate's court last November claiming Kangana Ranaut had made defamatory statements against him in a television interview, which allegedly damaged his reputation.
- Jul 26, 2021 01:28 PM IST
A Division Bench of Justices SS Shinde and NJ Jamadar directed Kangana Ranaut to approach the single bench for a hearing in the matter.
- Dec 03, 2020 04:59 PM IST
The complaint said that Ranaut had made baseless comments against Akhtar, which caused damage to his reputation.
- Nov 03, 2020 10:56 PM IST
The complaint against Kangana Ranaut was reportedly filed over the statements she made at an interview alleging that Javed Akhtar had summoned her to his residence and threatened her against spilling the beans about her affair with Bollywood actor Hrithik Roshan.
- Jun 08, 2020 02:06 PM IST
Here is a list of past winners of Richard Dawkins Award.
- Jun 08, 2020 07:20 AM IST
Akhtar became the first Indian to be given the honour for critical thinking, holding religious dogma up to scrutiny, advancing human progress and humanist values.
- Jan 03, 2020 03:10 PM IST
Rebuking IIT-K's decision to set up a panel to determine if the Pakistani poet's famous verses are anti-national, Javed Akhtar said: "The man who wrote a poem to express his sorrow over the division of India is now being termed as anti-India."
- Jul 30, 2019 10:44 AM IST
Kapur, who is known to be an ardent supporter of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party, took to social media to comment that he feels like a refugee in India even decades after the Partition.
- Jul 23, 2019 01:11 PM IST
The Congress leader took to social media platform Twitter to share a few lines written by the bard to wish him on his 220th birthday.
- May 11, 2015 08:41 AM IST
The conferral ceremony was attended by Bollywood stars including Amitabh Bachchan, Rekha, Hema Malini, Shabana Azmi, Javed Akhtar, Shyam Benegal and Rishi Kapoor.
- Nov 22, 2013 06:03 PM IST
The news treatment of Tarun Tejpal's predatory sexual behaviour with a junior colleague in Goa was nothing less than exemplary in newspapers and TV channels, with few attempts being made to shield Tejpal from getting his just desserts.
- Feb 13, 2013 05:30 PM IST
Kathakali Chanda reports when both partners pull weight, couples pack that much more punch.
- Feb 01, 2013 11:25 AM IST
With every new list, there are questions on why so-and-so was kept out. We bring you the bunch of notables who didn‘t make it to this year‘s Celebrity 100
- Feb 06, 2012 03:21 PM IST
Renowned lyricist, poet and one of India's most articulate liberal thinkers, Javed Akhtar spoke to CNBC-TV18 about his new book of poems 'Lava'.
- Oct 10, 2011 01:00 PM IST
Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar said that Singh's death was a big loss for the music industry.