Pandit Jasraj funeral: Legendary vocalist gets state funeral in Mumbai, Sanjay Leela Bhansali pays tribute
By HT Entertainment Desk | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON AUG 20, 2020 06:33 PM IST
Classical singer Pandit Jasraj’s last rites were performed in Mumbai on Thursday. He got a state funeral and his body was clad in the Tricolour.
UPDATED ON AUG 19, 2020 02:50 PM IST
Pandit Jasraj’s body reached Mumbai from New Jersey on Wednesday. He died of cardiac arrest on Monday.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON AUG 18, 2020 06:47 PM IST
Singer Shweta Pandit, grand niece of the late Pandit Jasraj talks about the legend and the man behind the voice
UPDATED ON AUG 19, 2020 01:59 PM IST
Pandit Jasraj died in New Jersey on Monday. His body will reach India on August 20, said granddaughter Shweta Pandit.
Singer Shweta Pandit shares happy memories with grandfather Pandit Jasraj: ‘Good bye my precious dadu’
UPDATED ON AUG 17, 2020 10:15 PM IST
Singer Shweta Pandit has shared a heartfelt note for her grandfather and Padma Vibhushan Pandit Jasraj who passed away on Monday.
Shweta Pandit stuck in Italy amid coronavirus lockdown: ‘If you’re sick and moving around, it’s considered an act of homicide’
By Sonil Dedhia | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON MAR 17, 2020 10:33 AM IST
Singer Shweta Pandit is currently in Italy, providing updates amid a nationwide lockdown due to the coronavirus.
Pandit Jasraj on turning 90, teaching music through Skype: ‘I don’t like when people say woh zamaana achha tha’
By HT Correspondent | Press Trust of India, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JAN 28, 2020 06:01 PM IST
Pandit Jasraj doesn’t agree with the belief that the older times were better. He uses Skype to teach students and watches movies online with his granddaughter.
By HT Correspondent | Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON DEC 03, 2019 05:37 PM IST
Music composer Himesh Reshammiya will be the new judge on the 11th season of singing reality show Indian Idol after Anu Malik’s exit amid #MeToo allegations.
By Radhika Bhirani | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON NOV 22, 2019 03:18 PM IST
Singer Sona Mohapatra reacts to Anu Malik stepping down from Indian Idol as a judge in the wake of the constant questioning of his reinstation.
Anu Malik says he hasn’t quit Indian Idol: ‘I have taken a 3-week break, will be back after clearing my name’
By Kavita Awaasthi | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON NOV 22, 2019 11:30 AM IST
Anu Malik, accused by multiple women of sexual harassment during India’s MeToo movement, has said that he wasn’t asked to step down from Indian Idol but did so as he wanted to ‘clear his name’.
Sona Mohapatra urges Smriti Irani to look into Anu Malik controversy, calls it ‘gross violation of women’s dignity’
UPDATED ON NOV 21, 2019 01:17 PM IST
Sona Mohapatra has urged Union Women and Child Development (WCD) minister Smriti Irani to look into Anu Malik controversy.
UPDATED ON NOV 15, 2019 10:32 AM IST
Singer Sona Mohapatra, who was the first one to call out Anu Malik during the MeToo movement, has shared her response to his statement released on Thursday.
UPDATED ON NOV 08, 2019 05:18 PM IST
Abhay Deol has lent his support to singer Sona Mohapatra, who has been calling out Sony TV and Anu Malik.
UPDATED ON NOV 07, 2019 11:49 AM IST
Singer Sona Mohapatra has slammed fellow singer Hema Sardesai for defending #MeToo accused Anu Malik, and for implying that the alleged victims are also to blame for his actions.
Anu Malik could be fired from Indian Idol after Neha Bhasin, Sona Mohapatra’s renewed attacks: report
UPDATED ON NOV 06, 2019 03:11 PM IST
New reports suggest that Sony TV is mulling over Anu Malik’s future as Indian Idol judge, after the controversy around his alleged sexual misconduct did not die down.
UPDATED ON NOV 05, 2019 06:38 PM IST
Singer Hema Sardesai has called into question the integrity of the women who have accused music composer Anu Malik of sexual misconduct. “It takes two hands to clap right?” she wrote in a post.
Shweta Pandit on why she didn’t accuse Anu Malik of sexual harassment when she was ‘a school kid in 2001’
UPDATED ON NOV 01, 2019 09:32 PM IST
Singer Shweta Pandit has said that no one would have believed her when she was allegedly harassed by Anu Malik as a school kid in 2001, because people refuse to believe her now, in 2019.
UPDATED ON SEP 09, 2019 09:33 PM IST
Months after being removed as judge of Indian Idol after allegations of sexual misconduct were made against him, Anu Malik is set to make a comeback on the show, according to a report.
Sona Mohapatra calls out Anu Malik, channel as he stages comeback after Me Too, reminds ‘these were the reasons’
UPDATED ON AUG 02, 2019 01:24 PM IST
Sona Mohaptara slams Anu Malik and Sony TV after musician comes up with a new single and the channel prepares to have him on a reality show for kids. She re-shared the Me Too allegations against the composer.
UPDATED ON JUL 23, 2019 12:02 PM IST
Music composer Anu Malik will reportedly be seen on television again. He was removed as the judge of Indian Idol after allegations of sexual harassment were levelled against him.
UPDATED ON FEB 01, 2019 06:07 PM IST
Musician Amaal Malik has said that the sexual harassment allegations against his uncle Anu Malik were humiliating for his family, which he doesn’t consider a part of his own.
AR Rahman, Sukhwinder Singh’s live concert at Isha Ambani’s wedding reception is worth a watch. See videos
UPDATED ON DEC 16, 2018 02:01 PM IST
Singers AR Rahman, Sukhwinder Singh and Shweta Pandit performed live at Isha Ambani’s wedding reception in Mumbai.
UPDATED ON OCT 22, 2018 04:50 PM IST
Alisha Chinai has voiced her support for the women coming out against Anu Malik. Alisha had accused him of sexual harassment in the ’90s.
UPDATED ON OCT 22, 2018 01:51 PM IST
Shortly after he stepped down as judge on Indian Idol, singer Caralisa Monteiro has accused Anu Malik of sexual harassment, saying his behaviour was an open secret.
By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
UPDATED ON OCT 20, 2018 10:00 AM IST
After singers Sona Mohapatra and Shweta Pandit, two more unnamed women have accused music composer Anu Malik of sexual harassment. He has denied all allegations.
UPDATED ON OCT 19, 2018 02:37 PM IST
Lyricist Sameer Anjaan has written in a long note that he was with Anu Malik and Shweta Pandit when they took her audition in 2001.
UPDATED ON OCT 18, 2018 01:24 PM IST
Anu Malik has reacted to Shweta Pandit’s accusation of sexual harassment by calling them ridiculous.
UPDATED ON OCT 18, 2018 09:14 AM IST
Singer Shweta Pandit has shared an incident from 17 years ago when composer Anu Malik allegedly asked her for a kiss in exchange for work when she was 15 years old.