- Shabana Azmi has shared a throwback picture from when she went on a road trip with her father, Kaifi Azmi.
Published on Mar 16, 2021 02:02 PM IST
Challenging the myths of masculinity, Shabana Azmi talks about empowerment of women and shares how offshoots of sexism against women can be driven away. Read on
Updated on Jan 03, 2021 11:54 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Zarafshan Shiraz
Shabana Azmi: ‘The fight today is not between religions but between world views that are tolerant or intolerant’
Shabana Azmi talks to Hindustan Times about Mee Raqsam heading to Co-SAFF in October and how it is inspiring to see the youth of Mijwan follow their dreams. The film, starring Danish Hussain and Aditi Subedi, released in August.
Updated on Sep 28, 2020 06:50 AM IST
Happy birthday Shabana Azmi: This is the life lesson Kaifi Azmi gave his talented daughter when she wanted to join films
Happy birthday Shabana Azmi: Daughter of noted Urdu writer Kaifi Azmi, Shabana over the years has shown her prowess as a consummate actor. She has straddled realistic as well as mainstream cinema with aplomb.
Updated on Sep 18, 2020 10:09 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Entertainment Desk
‘I don’t think only certain community’s people are all negative’: Baba Azmi on villains of Mee Raqsam
Cinematographer-turned-filmmaker Baba Azmi has made his directorial debut with Mee Raqsam. In this interview, he talks about his film, his father and Mijwan.
Updated on Aug 25, 2020 07:09 AM IST
The passing away of film actor Sushant Singh Rajput brings to the mind the melancholy stories of artistes who excelled creatively but had to pay the price for it with their own lives in the glitzy yet lonesome world of stardom
Updated on Jun 20, 2020 09:51 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Nirupama Dutt
Kaifi Azmi 101st birth anniversary: The renowned poet was an important figure in the progressive writers’ movement who brought about the winds of change and set a benchmark. Here are 11 nazms by Kaifi Sahab that will move you yet enrich you.
Updated on Jan 14, 2020 05:45 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Delhi | By Saumya Sharma
The late Urdu poet and lyricist, Kaifi Azmi is noted for bringing Urdu literature into the film industry. January 14 marks his birth anniversary.
Updated on Jan 14, 2020 08:46 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
Mother of actor Shabana Azmi and cinematographer Baba Azmi, Shaukat was married to the celebrated Urdu poet and film lyricist late Kaifi Azmi
Updated on Nov 23, 2019 01:06 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By Kavita Awasthi, Mumbai
Akhtar, who was called Jadoo at home, being precociously interested in reading and writing, was a consummate autograph collector.
Updated on Sep 26, 2019 01:18 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By Malavika Sangghvi
Column- The minutiae of poets’ daily existence can sometimes speak louder than their verse, writes author and filmmaker Piyush Jha
Published on Jul 25, 2019 07:17 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Piyush Jha
Shabana Azmi questions uproar over ‘anti-national’ comments, says ‘all fundos are mirror images of each other’
Actor Shabana Azmi has questioned the uproar over her recent comments.
Updated on Jul 10, 2019 09:03 AM IST
Press Trust of India | By HT Correspondent
Kaifi Azmi: Poems/Nazms is a rich mix of academic, formal, tonal, poetic and representational translations into English of the eminent Urdu poet’s work
Updated on Jun 28, 2019 06:02 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Anisur Rahman
Balraj Sahni would have turned 106 on May 1 had he been alive. On his birth anniversary, here’s a look at the life and times of one of the legends of Indian screen.
Updated on May 01, 2019 04:01 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Nivedita Mishra
Veteran actor Shabana Azmi said on Friday that she and her husband, lyricist-writer Javed Akhtar, have decided not to attend Kaifi Azmi’s birth centenary celebrations in Karachi in the wake of the Pulwama terror attack.
Updated on Feb 15, 2019 05:21 PM IST
Mumbai | By Press Trust of India
Aishwarya Rai, Rekha walk out hand in hand from Kaifi Azmi’s centenary celebrations, hug as cameras click
Several Bollywood celebrities attended the Raag Shayari event to celebrate the centenary celebrations of Urdu poet Kaifi Azmi on Monday in Mumbai. See pictures of Aishwarya Rai, Rekha, and others.
Updated on Jan 15, 2019 02:11 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
Cinematographer Baba Azmi is set to make his directorial debut with ‘Me Raksam’ at his father Kaifi Azmi’s birthplace Mijwan in Azamgarh. The mahurat shot of the film will be held on January 17, four days after his father and legendary poet’s 100th birth anniversary.
Published on Jan 14, 2019 03:02 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Deep Saxena
The recent statement by actor Shabana Azmi where she compared films with an artwork and said film is an expensive medium unlike paintings where all you put on stake is the cost of the canvas, colours and brushes has upset artists. Alka Raghuvanshi is one of them.
Updated on Dec 19, 2018 02:33 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Ruchika Garg, New Delhi
Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh are expected to walk the ramp for Shabana Azmi-led NGO, Mijwan Welfare Society.
Updated on Apr 04, 2018 09:41 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent