India News | mid-day online correspondent | Tuesday January 3, 2017
WhatsApp forward doing the rounds shows how demonetisation has affected even the Bachchans -- 'first family of Bollywood' -- with 'bahu' Aishwarya and mom-in-law Jaya Bachchan 'sharing the same sari'.
India News | Reported By Sunetra Choudhury, Edited By Bhanu Priya Vyas | Thursday December 1, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today remained seated in the Rajya Sabha even during an adjournment of 15 minutes as members from various political parties, including some from the Opposition, were seen going to his seat to exchange pleasantries or for a chat.
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday November 14, 2016
A day after issuing a statement saying she had a "rebirth", Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa -- who had been hospitalized for more than a month due to an acute lung infection - had telephoned the family of a leader of her party, the AIADMK.
Saturday November 5, 2016
"The most beautiful daughter in the whole world, Shweta, walks the ramp for Khosla Jani International. A very, very proud father," wrote Amitabh Bachchan
Friday November 4, 2016
For the show Shweta Nanda was accompanied by her parents Jaya and Amitabh Bachchan and brother Abhishek
Tamil Nadu News | Written by Smitha TK | Wednesday October 19, 2016
A 28-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly spreading rumours about the health of Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa on social media. He is the eighth man to be arrested over the issue.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by Smitha TK | Tuesday October 18, 2016
Women draped in yellow, orange and maroon sarees walk in, bucket in hand. In the bucket is a lamp, coconuts, chandhan, kumkum and oil. The venue is a temple in Chennai's RK Nagar, where special pujas are being held for the safe return of their leader, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, who has been admitted in hospital for nearly a month.
Monday October 10, 2016
"Stepping out in Mumbai is not fun anymore; photographers just pounce on U ! No one politely asks 4 a photo anymore. They actually scare u.(sic)," tweeted Preity Zinta
Sunday October 9, 2016
It's not everyday we see this busy family celebrating in unison, so it was a treat to see all the members enjoying the day and taking blessings from the Goddess
Opinion | Derek O'Brien | Tuesday September 20, 2016
Derek O'Brien's open letter to Amitabh Bachchan's wife Jaya Bachchan, after watching his latest movie 'Pink'.
India News | Written by A Vaidyanathan | Thursday August 4, 2016
The grey area on whether an unattached member of the House can be disqualified remains open as the Supreme Court declined to resolve the issue on Wednesday.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 2, 2016
The Tamil Nadu Assembly on Monday passed a unanimous resolution that the Madras High Court be renamed as Tamil Nadu High Court and not as High Court of Chennai as proposed by the Centre, with Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa knocking on the Modi government's doors with the proposal.
iFlickz.com | Wednesday July 27, 2016
Kamal Haasan is also revising his choice of cinematographer - Jaya Krishna Gummadi, as he is unhappy with the pace in which he is working. Hopefully this reshuffle will work for the best
India News | Tuesday July 26, 2016
Outrage over rapes, amplified by the assault of a four-year-old in Delhi, held up Parliament this morning as MPs including actor-politician Jaya Bachchan demanded a discussion.
Friday June 3, 2016
"It shall be impossible to thank all that wish us for our wedding Anniversary but thank you all," Amitabh Bachchan tweeted
Assembly Tamil Nadu | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 12, 2016
The Madras High Court on Thursday dismissed a suit filed by a former DMK minister and a candidate in the May 16 assembly polls in Tamil Nadu seeking to restrain Jaya TV from telecasting a 'morphed' video purportedly showing him in a compromising position with a woman as the channel informed the court that it had already stopped the telecast.
India News | Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Wednesday May 11, 2016
Actor-turned politician Jaya Bachchan today demanded the attention of the chair in the Rajya Sabha, threatening to wear a purple jacket to get noticed.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 10, 2016
Abhimaan cast the Bachchans as talented singers Subir and Uma, who fall in love and get married only to later be driven apart by professional rivalry. Meanwhile, Vidya will be seen in Te3n co-starring Amitabh Bachchan and Kahaani 2
Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 3, 2016
It will be Amitabh Bachchan's fourth National award and son Abhishek Bachchan, daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, wife Jaya Bachchan and daughter Shweta Nanda turned up at the ceremony to cheer for the actor.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 23, 2016
AIADMK chief and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today asserted her party would take "continuous steps" to attain a separate homeland for Tamils in Sri Lanka and demand that the Centre grant dual citizenship for refugees from the island nation living in the state.
Wednesday April 20, 2016
Abhishek, son of actors Amitabh and Jaya Bachchan, made his debut in 2000 with Refugee, co-starring Kareena Kapoor. Abhishek, who has also featured in films like Dhoom, Bunty Aur Babli, Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna, Bluffmaster! and Paa, was last seen in 2015's All Is Well
Saturday April 9, 2016
"Happy birthday Ma. There will never be enough words in the world for me to express how much I love you," Abhishek Bachchan wrote on Instagram
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 29, 2016
Reiterating his Cabinet colleague O Panneerselvam's claim, Electricity Minister Natham R Viswanathan today said Union Minister Piyush Goyal's remark that he could not reach out to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa is false and part of "cheap politics".
Press Trust of India | Monday March 28, 2016
In Ki And Ka, Mr Bachchan makes a special appearance with his wife Jaya and according to the filmmaker, it is the best role which he has written for his favourite star. "The role I have written for Amitji in Ki And Ka is the best for him so far. I have a great working relationship with him," said Balki
India News | Agencies | Wednesday March 16, 2016
Actor-politician Jaya Bachchan today warned of a second "Partition" in the country as she raised concerns in Parliament over migrant workers being targeted.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 14, 2016
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today said the Centre's "inadequate response" to apprehension and detention of Indian fishermen "has emboldened the Sri Lankan Navy to harass" them, and sought a "robust diplomatic response" on the emotive issue.
Sunday March 6, 2016
In a video released by the makers of the film, the actors mock the society's prejudice towards women who swap gender-defined roles with their spouse. The R Balki-directed film, featuring a special appearance by actor Amitabh Bachchan and his wife Jaya, opens on April 1
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Friday March 4, 2016
In a first, a transgender has been appointed as noon meal Organiser at a government school in Tamil Nadu's Tiruvannamalai district
Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 16, 2016
"Jaya was saying that Hema ji works so much. We don't work at all compared to that. She is in politics and goes to the Parliament. She is a dancer and now she's singing too. We don't do anything. I want to assure you that after today, even we will do something like this," said Amitabh Bachchan
Sunday February 14, 2016
R Balki's Ki And Ka stars Kareena Kapoor Khan and Arjun Kapoor. In the film, Arjun will play a house husband while Kareena will co-star as his career-oriented wife. Set in Delhi, Ki And Ka also features a special appearance by Amitabh Bachchan and his wife Jaya and will release on April 1