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Dilip Kumar and Raj Kapoor roots go back to Peshawar in Pakistan.

Dilip Kumar, Raj Kapoor ancestral homes: Pak initiates process to take custody

PTI |
PUBLISHED ON MAY 07, 2021 01:15 PM IST
Raj Kapoor's ancestral home, known as Kapoor Haveli, is situated in the Qissa Khwani Bazar area in Peshawar. Dilip Kumar's over a 100-year-old ancestral house is also located in the same locality.
Amrita Singh's grand aunt Begum Para was married to Dilip Kumar's brother Nasir Khan.
Amrita Singh's grand aunt Begum Para was married to Dilip Kumar's brother Nasir Khan.

Did you know Sara Ali Khan is related to Dilip Kumar, through her mother Amrita?

PUBLISHED ON MAR 27, 2021 02:02 PM IST
  • Sara Ali Khan has links to Bollywood from either sides of her large extended family. Here's how.
Madhubala and Kishore Kumar married in 1960.
Madhubala and Kishore Kumar married in 1960.

When Madhubala married Kishore Kumar out of stubbornness, anger against Dilip

PUBLISHED ON FEB 14, 2021 07:26 AM IST
  • On Madhubala's birth anniversary, here's a close look at her marriage to Kishore Kumar. They were married for nine years but it was an unhappy one from day one.
Dilip Kumar lives with wife Saira Banu in Mumbai.
Dilip Kumar lives with wife Saira Banu in Mumbai.

Dilip Kumar was keen to gift ancestral property in Peshawar, says nephew

PTI |
PUBLISHED ON FEB 13, 2021 12:30 PM IST
Dilip Kumar's nephew, who lives in Pakistan, says he has the legal authority on veteran actor 's property in Peshawar. He added that the actor wanted to gift the property to the people of Peshawar.
Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu are not celebrating his birthday this year.
Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu are not celebrating his birthday this year.

Happy Birthday Dilip Kumar: When Saira Banu said she ‘got sort of used to’ other women vying for his attention, even on their engagement

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Entertainment Desk
UPDATED ON DEC 11, 2020 07:10 AM IST
As Dilip Kumar turns 98, his wife, actor Saira Banu, recently said she ‘got sort of used to’ other women vying for his attention. She shared an interesting anecdote from the day of their engagement.
Dilip Kumar will not host a birthday celebration this year, said wife Saira Banu.
Dilip Kumar will not host a birthday celebration this year, said wife Saira Banu.

Saira Banu says no celebration for Dilip Kumar’s birthday: ‘It’s a difficult time for us, so there is no question of a big celebration’

PUBLISHED ON DEC 10, 2020 11:03 AM IST
Given that he lost his two brothers to Covid-19 a few months ago, Dilip Kumar will not host any big celebration for his birthday on Friday.
Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu pose together.
Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu pose together.

Saira Banu reveals Dilip Kumar is ‘not too well’, says she takes care of him out of love and not to earn praises

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Entertainment Desk
UPDATED ON DEC 06, 2020 09:06 PM IST
Saira Banu said that Dilip Kumar is weak and has low immunity. She added that she looks after him out of love and not because she wants to be praised as a devoted wife.
In this picture taken on October 7, 2020, residents walk in front of the Kapoor mansion, the more than 100-year-old ancestral home of late Indian Bollywood icon Raj Kapoor in Peshawar, which authorities in Pakistan's northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province plan to restore and turn into a museum.(AFP)
In this picture taken on October 7, 2020, residents walk in front of the Kapoor mansion, the more than 100-year-old ancestral home of late Indian Bollywood icon Raj Kapoor in Peshawar, which authorities in Pakistan's northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province plan to restore and turn into a museum.(AFP)

Inside the operation to restore the Peshawar homes of superstars Dilip Kumar, Raj Kapoor

Islamabad | By Agence France-Presse | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar
UPDATED ON NOV 14, 2020 06:51 AM IST
The ancestral homes of Golden Age heroes Raj Kapoor and Dilip Kumar in the northwestern city are symbols of its link to the world’s largest film industry, but have suffered from decades of neglect.
Dilip Kumar has talked about Peshawar government’s decision to restore his ancestral house.
Dilip Kumar has talked about Peshawar government’s decision to restore his ancestral house.

Dilip Kumar on Pak govt’s plans to restore ancestral home: ‘At once full of fond remembrances of my parents, grandparents’

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Entertainment Desk
UPDATED ON OCT 01, 2020 02:04 PM IST
Dilip Kumar has shared several childhood memories of growing up in his ancestral Peshawar home with his family. The actor’s comments came after provincial government in Pakistan’s Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa announced it will restore his old home.
Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu visited his ancestral home a few years ago.
Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu visited his ancestral home a few years ago.

Dilip Kumar’s wife Saira Banu hails Pak government’s efforts to conserve his ancestral home: ‘I wish them success’

Hindustan Times | By HT Entertainment Desk
UPDATED ON SEP 28, 2020 06:26 PM IST
Saira Banu has offered her support to the provincial government in Pakistan’s Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, which will purchase the ancestral home of Dilip Kumar, for conservation.
Sangam’s classic love triangle, with Rajendra Kumar, Vyjayanthimala and Raj Kapoor (his accordion ever-present), plays out at a posh party, to Har Dil Jo Pyar Karega. Note that the guests are merely spectators — props for the show within the show.
Sangam’s classic love triangle, with Rajendra Kumar, Vyjayanthimala and Raj Kapoor (his accordion ever-present), plays out at a posh party, to Har Dil Jo Pyar Karega. Note that the guests are merely spectators — props for the show within the show.

When movie scenes struck a different kind of chord: The Way We Were by Poonam Saxena

Hindustan Times | By Poonam Saxena
UPDATED ON SEP 27, 2020 11:07 AM IST
A performance, a piano, a crowd standing still. Why was the party song such a fixture of Hindi cinema in decades past?
Here are top 5 entertainment news stories.
Here are top 5 entertainment news stories.

Dilip Kumar’s brother dies of Covid-19, Chadwick Boseman was convinced he’d get fit for Black Panther 2

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 03, 2020 10:51 AM IST
From Dilip Kumar losing his younger brother Ehsan Khan due to novel coronavirus to a news report claiming that Chadwick Boseman was convinced that he would get better to film Black Panther 2, here are top entertainment news of the day.
Dilip Kumar’s another younger brother Ehsan Khan dies at 90.
Dilip Kumar’s another younger brother Ehsan Khan dies at 90.

Dilip Kumar’s younger brother Ehsan Khan dies at 90, had tested positive for Covid-19

New Delhi | By Asian News International | Posted by Ruchi Kaushal
UPDATED ON SEP 03, 2020 10:22 AM IST
Days after the death of his younger brother Aslam Khan, Dilip Kumar’s another younger brother Ehsan Khan died at 90 on Wednesday. Both had tested positive for Covid-19.
Think of strong Gothic influences and you think also of Kamal Amrohi’s Mahal (1949), Biren Nag’s Bees Saal Baad (1962, loosely based on The Hound of the Baskervilles), and to an extent Bimal Roy’s Madhumati (1958).(Shemaroo/YouTube)
Think of strong Gothic influences and you think also of Kamal Amrohi’s Mahal (1949), Biren Nag’s Bees Saal Baad (1962, loosely based on The Hound of the Baskervilles), and to an extent Bimal Roy’s Madhumati (1958).(Shemaroo/YouTube)

The Way We Were: A tribute to desi film’s Gothic phase

Hindustan Times | By Poonam Saxena
UPDATED ON AUG 30, 2020 10:39 AM IST
Despite how heavily they borrowed from the West, the early spooky movies remain some of our best in the genre.
Dilip Kumar’s wife Saira Banu shared a health update about his brother, Ehsan Khan.
Dilip Kumar’s wife Saira Banu shared a health update about his brother, Ehsan Khan.

Dilip Kumar’s wife Saira Banu says his brother Ehsan is ‘struggling in the ICU’

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Entertainment Desk
UPDATED ON AUG 23, 2020 10:07 AM IST
Saira Banu said that Ehsan Khan, who tested positive for Covid-19 earlier this month, is ‘struggling in the ICU’.
Dilip Kumar’s brother Aslam Khan has died.
Dilip Kumar’s brother Aslam Khan has died.

Dilip Kumar’s brother Aslam Khan dies, had tested positive for Covid-19

Hindustan Times | By HT Entertainment Desk, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 21, 2020 09:57 AM IST
Dilip Kumar’s younger brother Aslam Khan has died in Mumbai. He had tested positive for Covid-19 and was suffering from diabetes, hypertension and ischaemic heart disease.
Dilip Kumar’s two brothers were admitted to Lilavati hospital on Saturday night.
Dilip Kumar’s two brothers were admitted to Lilavati hospital on Saturday night.

Dilip Kumar’s brothers Eshan Khan and Aslam Khan in critical condition

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Entertainment Desk
UPDATED ON AUG 21, 2020 08:45 AM IST
According to a report, the condition of actor Dilip Kumar’s brothers remains critical, as they undergo treatment for Covid-19.
Dilip Kumar’s two brothers have tested positive for Covid-19.
Dilip Kumar’s two brothers have tested positive for Covid-19.

Dilip Kumar’s brothers Eshan Khan and Aslam Khan test positive for Covid-19, admitted to hospital

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Rupsa Chakraborty
UPDATED ON AUG 16, 2020 04:59 PM IST
Dilip Kumar’s brothers Eshan and Aslam Khan started complaining of breathlessness and were rushed to Lilavati hospital on Saturday night.
Director Shyam Benegal ahs directed films such as Ankur (1974) and Mandi (1983)
Director Shyam Benegal ahs directed films such as Ankur (1974) and Mandi (1983)

Shyam Benegal: The old star system doesn’t work anymore, there’s nobody in film industry today who’s presence itself can draw audience

Hindustan Times | By Rishabh Suri, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 12, 2020 04:01 PM IST
The Dadasaheb Phalke awarded filmmaker Shyam Benegal feels in the constant debate on films releasing on OTT platforms and the theatres feeling that filmmakers should wait till the Covid-19 crisis is over, ‘everybody has got a point tragically’.
Anupam Kher’s favourite vada-pav place in Mumbai is Mehboob Studio canteen (Wardrobe: Suit, Burberry)(Ashish Sharma)
Anupam Kher’s favourite vada-pav place in Mumbai is Mehboob Studio canteen (Wardrobe: Suit, Burberry)(Ashish Sharma)

Personal Agenda with Anupam Kher: “My biggest learning from lockdown is that you need three things to survive: dear ones, essentials and Wifi!

Hindustan Times | By Rupali Dean
UPDATED ON AUG 09, 2020 08:45 AM IST
The veteran actor on his comfort food and some less-known facts about him
Three versions of the legendary screenplay – in Hindi, Roman text and English translation – are now available at the Margaret Herrick Library.(Shemaroo/Youtube)
Three versions of the legendary screenplay – in Hindi, Roman text and English translation – are now available at the Margaret Herrick Library.(Shemaroo/Youtube)

60 Years of Mughal-e-Azam: Iconic Bollywood film screenplay enters Oscars library

Hindustan Times, Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Saumya Sharma
UPDATED ON AUG 05, 2020 06:04 PM IST
The cinema classic celebrates its 60th anniversary this week with director K Asif’s son Akbar Asif presenting the screenplay of the film to the Oscars library in Hollywood.
A still from Gulabo Sitabo where Farrukh Jaffar, 88, shares the screen with Amitabh Bachchan
A still from Gulabo Sitabo where Farrukh Jaffar, 88, shares the screen with Amitabh Bachchan

Cinema: When writer Mehru Jaffer sits down with her mother, Farrukh, to watch her film starring Amitabh Bachchan

Hindustan Times | By Mehru Jaffer
PUBLISHED ON JUN 21, 2020 01:23 AM IST
Mehru Jaffer watches her 88-year-old mum Farrukh Jaffar’s newest movie with her: notes how she lights up when her character appears, and steals a wink or two during scenes that crawl
Smooch: Contrary to popular belief, this kiss is not the first ever expression of sexual intimacy between two gay men in a Hindi film.(Ayushmann Khurrana and Jitendra Kumar in Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan)
Smooch: Contrary to popular belief, this kiss is not the first ever expression of sexual intimacy between two gay men in a Hindi film.(Ayushmann Khurrana and Jitendra Kumar in Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan)

Review: Reel and the Real; Portrayal of Gay Men in Bollywood Films by Himadri Roy

Hindustan Times | By Chintan Girish Modi
UPDATED ON MAY 25, 2020 01:01 PM IST
Bollywood films have played a significant role in widening the discourse around gay rights in India
Saira Banu posted a heartfelt message for Rishi Kapoor from Dilip Kumar’s Twitter account.
Saira Banu posted a heartfelt message for Rishi Kapoor from Dilip Kumar’s Twitter account.

‘Rishi Kapoor kept alive the bond of Dilip Kumar and Raj Kapoor’, says Saira Banu in touching note

Asian News International | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON MAY 01, 2020 07:38 PM IST
Saira Banu remembered her last meeting with late actor Rishi Kapoor in a touching note shared on Dilip Kumar’s Twitter account.
Raj Kapoor’s (inset) Satyam Shivam Sundaram starring Zeenat Aman and Shashi Kapoor attracted attention as skin show was rare at the time(Photo: Alamy)
Raj Kapoor’s (inset) Satyam Shivam Sundaram starring Zeenat Aman and Shashi Kapoor attracted attention as skin show was rare at the time(Photo: Alamy)

Rude Films by Vir Sanghvi: Amitabh, Dev, Raj and BC

Hindustan Times | By Vir Sanghvi
UPDATED ON APR 12, 2020 02:41 AM IST
BC? Yups! Tales from the mad heyday of the Mumbai film industry
Waheeda Rehman and Dilip Kumar have worked together in films such as Dil Diya Dard Liya (1966), Ram Aur Shyam (1967) and Aadmi (1968).
Waheeda Rehman and Dilip Kumar have worked together in films such as Dil Diya Dard Liya (1966), Ram Aur Shyam (1967) and Aadmi (1968).

When Waheeda Rehman said Dilip Kumar played it safe all the time: ‘He lacked courage, would only work with top heroines’

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 08, 2020 05:00 PM IST
Waheeda Rehman in a recent interview said that while he was a great actor, Dilip Kumar always played it safe and lacked courage.
Dilip Kumar poses with Saira Banu.
Dilip Kumar poses with Saira Banu.

Dilip Kumar pens poem urging people to stay indoors, fight Covid-19

Asian News International | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 01, 2020 08:26 PM IST
Veteran actor Dilip Kumar has penned a poem to spread awareness about the precautions one can take against the coronavirus.
Kangana Ranaut’s last release was Panga.
Kangana Ranaut’s last release was Panga.

Kangana Ranaut says Ranbir Kapoor came to her home to offer Sanju role: ‘There wasn’t much for me to do, so I said no to him’

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 31, 2020 07:47 PM IST
Actor Kangana Ranaut has said that Ranbir Kapoor came to her house to offer her a role in Sanju, but she turned it down.
Dilip Kumar has tweeted about how he is under complete isolation amid coronavirus outbreak.
Dilip Kumar has tweeted about how he is under complete isolation amid coronavirus outbreak.

Dilip Kumar under self-quarantine amid coronavirus outbreak, says ‘Saira has left nothing to chance’

New Delhi | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON MAR 17, 2020 09:46 AM IST
Veteran Bollywood actor Dilip Kumar is under self-quarantine amid coronavirus outbreak and has tweeted about how wife Saira Banu is taking care of him.
Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu have been married for 54 years.
Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu have been married for 54 years.

‘Dilip Kumar doing fine, he had severe backache’: Saira Banu on actor’s health

Press Trust of India, Mumbai | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 13, 2020 06:51 PM IST
Saira Banu has shared an update on her husband and veteran actor Dilip Kumar’s health. He suffered severe backache recently but is now back home after a check up.
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