Javed Akhtar News
Kangana may be a celebrity but she's also an accused: Mumbai court on defamation case filed by Javed Akhtar
Metropolitan Magistrate R R Khan had on Tuesday rejected the actor's application seeking permanent exemption from appearing in the court proceedings citing professional commitments
On World Poetry Day, it is vital to reaffirm that Urdu and Urdu poetry must never go out of currency because of the curse of time, and definitely not because of its politics.
Javed Akhtar said that Farhan Akhtar and Shibani Dandekar will have a court marriage on 21 February, followed by an intimate ceremony for friends and family
Javed Akhtar: 'If I had worked in a more disciplined way, I’d have done a lot more; that’s a lingering regret'
'There have been bruises and pleasures, achievements and failure, both are equally integral to life,' says Javed Akhtar
Shabana Azmi on father Kaifi Azmi's 103rd birth anniversary: 'I remember him with celebration, not sorrow'
“When Abba passed away, I realised nothing prepares you for the loss of a Nothing! I was completely devastated. But now, years later, I feel his spirit envelopes me like the air I breathe," says Shabana Azmi.
"When you're high profile, people have fun pulling you down, throwing muck at you. If you're a nobody, then who has the time to throw stones at you?" Javed Akhtar reacts to drug raids in Bollywood
Koffee with Karan takes itself too seriously. And that's exactly why we don't.
Mumbai-based lawyer Santosh Dubey last month sent a legal notice to Javed Akhtar for allegedly making "false and defamatory" remarks against the RSS in an interview to a news channel, and sought an apology from him
Kangana Ranaut's petition seeking transfer of defamation case is 'devoid of merit', Javed Akhtar tells court
In his written reply, filed through lawyer Jay Bharadwaj, Javed Akhtar said "The present transfer petition is only filed to delay the proceedings before the magistrate court.'
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
Kangana Ranaut has filed a counter-complaint against Javed Akhtar alleging extortion and invasion of privacy and is also seeking transfer of hearing to another court
Mumbai court said it will issue a warrant against Kangana Ranaut if she fails to appear on the next hearing date of 20 September
Bombay HC has dismissed Kangana Ranaut's plea that sought quashing of the complaint registered against her by Javed Akhtar
"How can you say those who favour the concept of a Hindu Rashtra are of Talibani mindset? We don't agree with this," an editorial in the Sena mouthpiece Saamana said.
The Bombay HC reserved its order on Kangana Ranaut's plea seeking quashing of criminal defamation proceedings initiated against her by a metropolitan magistrate's court on a complaint filed by Javed Akhtar.
Javed Akhtar to headline India Shayari Project; Dev Patel's The Green Knight to release on 27 August: Round-up of film and TV announcements
Javed Akhtar will appear on India Shayari Project to speak about shayari and its relevance.
Author Ashish Kaul files contempt petition against Kangana Ranaut days after Bombay HC refused Javed Akhtar's plea
Ashish Kaul alleged that Kangana Ranaut has concealed about her pending cases to the court in order to get her passport renewed.
Mumbai court gives Kangana Ranaut 'last chance' for exemption, directs her to attend defamation hearing in person
The court said a warrant will be filed against Kangana Ranaut if she fails to appear at the 1 September hearing of the defamation case filed against her by Javed Akhtar.
The Bombay High Court said that if the court allows one such intervention, they will be flooded with similar pleas.