Satyamev Jayate Aamir Khan News
SATYAMEV JAYATE: Can Aamir Khan really bring about change?
The actor has met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh about a subject he brought up on his show, but we are beginning to wonder if that is going to help
When Aamir Khan made his television debut with Satyamev Jayate, a chat show dealing with social evils, he received much applause from his fans and several cynics. Even usually apathetic politicians suddenly took notice of ground realities and invited him to meet them. Star power, we realised, is far greater than all the efforts social workers have been putting in for years. Click here to read more
‘Satyamev Jayate’ a brilliant effort: Ritesh Sidhwani
The producer says Aamir Khan should be commended for doing something different
Ritesh Sidhwani, who is co-producing Aamir Khan’s next movie Talaash, is impressed with the actor’s TV debut Satyamev Jayate, aimed at bringing a positive change in society. “Aamir’s show is a brilliant effort. It is fantastic what he is doing. Through the show, he is making everyone socially responsible and aware,” Sidhwani told. Click here to read more
Did ‘Satyamev Jayate’ influence the bill against child sexual abuse?
Is the show the reason behind Parliament passing the bill today? We wonder…
Aamir Khan dealt with child sexual abuse in his second episode of Satyamev Jayate and ten days later, the Lok Sabha passed The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Bill to protect children who are victims of sexual abuse. Click here to read more
SATYAMEV JAYATE: Aamir Khan happy about Bill against child sexual abuse
The actor says Parliament’s decision to pass the Bill is “great news”
Two weeks after Aamir Khan touched upon the subject of child sex abuse on his show Satyamev Jayate, the bill targeting the offenders finally got a nod in Parliament. The actor is delighted with the development. Click here to read more
SATYAMEV JAYATE episode 5: Aamir Khan to discuss honour killing?
That’s the buzz doing the rounds of telly world
Every episode of Satyamev Jayate is a closely guarded secret. Till Aamir Khan actually appears on your television screens on Sunday mornings, you never know what he’s going to talk about. That gives rise to even more speculation and this time around, the buzz is that the actor will take up the issue of honour killing. Click here to read more
SATYAMEV JAYATE episode 7: Aamir Khan handles domestic violence with sensitivity
The actor-turned-chat show host discussed the issue with a studio audience composed entirely of men
“Patriarchy has defined masculinity such that men can’t cry even when their mothers die,” says an activist on the seventh episode of Satyamev Jayate. Aamir Khan adds, “I cry a lot.” Click here to read more
SATYAMEV JAYATE episode 7: Will Aamir Khan tackle domestic violence?
The promos currently on air hint in that direction
Aamir Khan has dealt with several social evils on his show Satyamev Jayate. For the past six weeks, he’s been starting debates on female foeticide, child sexual abuse, dowry death, medical malpractice, honour killing and the ostracism of the disabled. We hear that this week he will be dealing with another crime – domestic violence. Click here to read more
SATYAMEV JAYATE episode 3 to deal with dowry
Aamir Khan will bring up another burning topic this Sunday, something that unfortunately affects more people than we would believe
Aamir Khan’s Satyamev Jayate has been the talk of the entire country since its debut two weeks ago. The actor shocked everyone – and at the same time made us proud – when he took up topics that are usually not discussed in the public domain and brought them to the fore. Click here to read more