What was Rajesh Khanna’s unfulfilled dream as a politician?
Though he worked hard on campaigning for the Congress party, the veteran actor’s wish of being nominated to the Rajya Sabha didn’t come true
A lot is being said about Rajesh Khanna’s acting career, but his outings as a phenomenal politician is not known. Legend has it, that the veteran actor was made a part of the Congress party after Rajiv Gandhi’s fallout with Amitabh Bachchan. Click here to read more
Rajesh Khanna funeral pictures: Akshay Kumar, Dimple Kapadia, Amitabh and Abhishek Bachchan and Karan Johar pay homage
Superstar Rajesh Khanna was cremated in Mumbai today
Millions of fans caused a near stampede in Mumbai’s famous Bandra suburb the morning of July 18, as Bollywood superstar Rajesh Khanna was being carried in a casket to a crematorium. The actor’s family members were present, including wife Dimple Kapadia, daughter Rinke Khanna, sons-in-law Akshay Kumar and Sameer Saran and grandson Aarav. Click here to read more
Rajesh Khanna: The charmer
Men tried desperately to ape his inimitable style and women married his photographs. Rajesh Khanna captured the country’s imagination with his iconic status, his charming personality and his unique mannerisms. So what was it about India’s first superstar that seduced one and all?
His youthful charm, his lopsided smile and his naughty wink hypnotised the entire nation. Rajesh Khanna’s silver-screen image – as well as his off screen persona – created the kind of fan frenzy never seen before. We take a look at the key ingredients that made Khanna’s style statement uniquely his own.
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What were Rajesh Khanna’s last words?
Amitabh Bachchan shares the legend’s final words on his blog, and also the experience of working with him in Anand
Time ho gaya hai, pack up – those were Rajesh Khanna‘s last words, says Amitabh Bachchan in his blog. Amitabh wrote that a close functionary told him Rajesh’s last words in a choked voice on Wednesday when he had gone to condole the death of India’s first superstar at his home Ashirwad. Click here to read more
Rajesh Khanna cremated: Akshay Kumar and son Aarav lit pyre
The legend’s nine-year-old grandson Aarav said the final goodbye to him along with sons-in-law Akshay Kumar and Sameer Saran
Aarav, son of Twinkle Khanna and Akshay Kumar, lit Rajesh Khanna‘s pyre on Thursday, July 19 at the Vile Parle crematorium in Mumbai. “Aarav lit the pyre and Akshay Kumar (Rajesh Khanna’s son-in-law) assisted him,” the late superstar’s close friend Vijay Zaveri said. The actor’s other son-in-law, Sameer Saran, was also present. Click here to read more
Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, R Madhavan pay tribute to Rajesh Khanna
Grief over the passing of Rajesh Khanna spills over from Bollywood into the Southern film industry too
Kollywood superstars, Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan expressed shock over the death of the first Superstar of Bollywood. Click here to read more
Rajesh Khanna funeral: Thousands gather to bid adieu
The last rites of the legendary superstar will be held at 11.30am today
Braving the rain, thousands of fans are gathered at Bollywood’s first superstar Rajesh Khanna‘s home to be part of their icon’s funeral procession in Mumbai on Thursday. Click here to read more