Jawaharlal Nehru News
Lata remembers ‘Aye mere watan ke logon’ on its 51st anniversary!
India’s melody queen walked down the memory lane on the 51st anniversary of her popular patriotic song
Lata Mangeshkar says it is hard to believe that 51 years have passed since she sang Aye mere watan ke logon in front of prime minister Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru in 1963. Click here to read more
Bigg Boss 7: Armaan Kohli, Elli Avram, Tanishaa Mukherji – Meet the overgrown kids in the house!
On the occasion of Children’s Day, we introduce you to the brattiest children in the glass walled house
November is all about children. Yes, November 14, the birth anniversary of Pundit Jawaharlal Nehru is when India celebrates Children’s Day. While youngsters around the entire nation are an excited lot on their special day, there are a few kids that we just cannot forget – the bunch in the Bigg Boss 7 house, remember? Click here to read more
Once Upon Ay Time In Mumbai Dobaara! correct release for Independence Day
Cineswami thinks Satyagraha and Madras Cafe were better films to release on Independence Day
“Long years ago we made a tryst with destiny, and now the time comes when we shall redeem our pledge, not wholly or in full measure, but very substantially. At the stroke of the midnight hour, when the world sleeps, India will awake to life and freedom. A moment comes, which comes but rarely in history, when we step out from the old to the new, when an age ends, and when the soul of a nation, long suppressed, finds utterance.” Click here to read more
Shahrukh Khan shoots with Amitabh Bachchan and Dilip Kumar: view pics
The three legends of Indian cinema shot for Filmfare together to commemorate 100 years of Indian cinema
Amitabh Bachchan, Shahrukh Khan and Dilip Kumar – three of the most loved actors of Indian cinema – were part of a special shoot of Filmfare magazine to commemorate 100 years of Indian cinema. Sr Bachchan shared pictures from the shoot, which happened in Dilip Saab‘s house, on his blog. Take a look. Click here to read more
Priyanka Chopra’s March Vogue cover making: A riveting watch!Even though the video goes on for hardly three minutes, it is a visual treat for hardcore Chopra fans out there
Priyanka Chopra is at her candid best in the making of Vogue’s March cover issue. She is not just looking fabulous, but also having a great amount of fun while striking some killer poses for the popular fashion mag. Click here to read more
Republic Day special tribute: Patriotic song Ae mere watan ke logon completes 50 years!
Kavi Pradeep’s patriotic number immortalised by Lata Mangeshkar has completed 50 years. Read the story behind the poet and his inspiration to write it
It is a song that is sung on every patriotic occasion, had moved India’s first prime minister, Jawaharlal Nehru, to tears and its strong morale-boosting words provided solace to a nation agonised by the defeat in the 1962 Indo-China war. Ae mere watan ke logon (O people of my land), penned by National Poet Pradeep Click here to read more
Shahrukh Khan to play Jawaharlal Nehru, or not?
The actor is apparently in the reckoning to play Nehru in Krishna Shah’s Birth of a Nation
Rumours were abuzz online about Shahrukh Khan playing former PM Jawaharlal Nehru in Australian director Bruce Beresford’s new film Birth of a Nation. Beresford is apparently helming Krishna Shah’s project on Nehru’s daughter and former PM Indira Gandhi, and is in Mumbai for casting. A website also reported that the filmmaker gave a presentation in which some Bollywood and Hollywood actors’ faces were morphed into the characters of his film. It was there that Shahrukh Khan appeared morphed as Jawaharlal Nehru, it said. Click here to read more