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
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 6, 2016
The Supreme Court on Friday commenced hearing to revisit its two-decade-old verdict on the anti- defection law by which a member elected or nominated by a political party continues to be under its control even after expulsion.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday February 1, 2016
Voicing concern over detention of boats and gear of arrested Indian fishermen by the Sri Lankan Navy, Tamil Nadu government has sought Central intervention in securing their release, besides that of nine fishermen arrested recently.
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday January 16, 2016
The Filmfare Awards were held in Mumbai on January 15. Celebrities including, Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan, Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh, Rekha, Sonam Kapoor, Jacqueline Fernandez and Arjun Kapoor, attended the star-studded ceremony
Monday January 11, 2016
Ki And Ka chronicles the unique love story of Kareena and Arjun, in which Kareena plays a career oriented woman while Arjun plays a house husband. Set in Delhi, Ki And Ka also features Amitabh Bachchan and his wife Jaya, who will make a special appearance in the film, which is scheduled to release on April 1
Saturday January 9, 2016
Of the many epic moments, none was more special than this Silsila of Jaya Bachchan and Rekha hugging each other during the show. Dressed in silk and diamonds, with gajras to match, the actresses were photographed exchanging pleasantries, no visible sign of their reported one-time rivalry
Saturday January 2, 2016
Ki And Ka is a unique love story, wherein Arjun plays the role of a house husband while Kareena plays his ambitious wife. Set in Delhi, Ki And Ka also features Amitabh Bachchan and his wife Jaya, who will make a special appearance in the film that is scheduled to release this year
Thursday December 17, 2015
Amitabh Bachchan had been married for some years to Jaya Bhaduri when he and Rekha signed their first film together, 1976's Do Anjaane. It didn't matter that he was taken. "The fact that he was a married man doesn't make any kind of a difference. A human being is interesting, period," said Rekha
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday December 16, 2015
Directed by Karan Johar, Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham featured Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Jaya Bachchan, Hrithik Roshan, Kajol and Kareena Kapoor in pivotal roles. The film completed 14 years of its release on December 14
Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 15, 2015
At least five Indians are among seven people killed when a 105-foot high chimney at a brick factory collapsed in eastern Nepal following an explosion. The incident took place yesterday at New Jaya Nepal Brick Factory in Nepal's Itahari city, police said.
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 3, 2015
In view of floods in Tamil Nadu, the Information and Broadcasting Ministry has asked all private broadcasters to enhance efforts at disseminating vital information related to the disaster on real-time basis.
mid-day.com | Tuesday November 10, 2015
The biggest Diwali party is slated to be that of the Bachchans (Amitabh, Jaya, Abhishek and Aishwarya) who will play host to the creme de la creme of Bollywood tomorrow at their home, Jalsa, in Juhu. Salman Khan is likely to throw an impromptu bash at his house on the day his film Prem Ratan Dhan Payo releases
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday November 4, 2015
Mr Bachchan's wife Jaya, actresses Vidya Balan, Sharmila Tagore and Moushumi Chatterjee will also attend the inaugural event. However, Shah Rukh Khan, a regular at the openings, will not be present as he is busy shooting. West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will preside over the ceremony. An innovative musical performance titled Maestros of ...
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday October 21, 2015
Mr Bachchan, his wife Jaya and son Abhishek, have reportedly become the beneficiaries of the state government's latest pension scheme, which grants a lifelong pension of Rs 50,000 per month, to people who have been awarded the state's Yash Bharti Samman
Indo-Asian News Service | Monday October 19, 2015
Made of cement, the idol at south Kolkata's Deshapriya park puja, is a huge crowd-puller this Durga puja. Over 40 artists worked for over two months to sculpt the gigantic model. Big B, whose wife Jaya is a Bengali, tweeted about the attraction and shared a photo of a traditional idol as well
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 13, 2015
Former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh today took a dig at senior Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan for writing a letter to the UN after Dadri mob killing incident, asking him whether he was ready to go to the US again where he was once disrobed during frisking at the JFK airport.