Shabana Azmi

Time to spend time with yourself: Shabana Azmi

Azmi was in conversation wth Atika Farooqui, herself a poet and TV anchor, about her work in film and the influences that shaped her life.

published on : 6th May 2020

Shabana Azmi is back home from hospital and recovering

Her husband, veteran lyricist Javed Akhtar, was also in the vehicle but he escaped unhurt.

published on : 1st February 2020

Shabana Azmi 'stable' after car accident, FIR lodged against driver

Driver Kamlesh Kamath, who sustained minor injuries in the incident, was apparently trying to overtake another vehicle when Azmi's Tata Safari car rammed into a truck.

published on : 19th January 2020

Shabana Azmi injured in accident; doctors say her condition stable

Her husband and lyricist Javed Akhtar, who was traveling with her, escaped unhurt.

published on : 18th January 2020

Shabana Azmi, Naseeruddin Shah among 100 prominent Muslims opposing filing of Ayodhya review plea

Members of the Muslim community who signed the statement include Islamic scholars, social activists, lawyers, journalists, businessmen, poets among others.

published on : 25th November 2019

Veteran theatre personality Shaukat Kaifi laid to rest

She was buried at the Sunni Kabristan in Versova suburbs at 4:30 pm, three rows away from her husband Kaifi Azmi, a famous Urdu poet and film lyricist.

published on : 24th November 2019

Shabana Azmi's mother Shaukat Kaifi passes away at 93

Kaifi's son-in-law, veteran writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar, confirmed the news of the death of the theatre and film actor.

published on : 22nd November 2019

Film industry should boycott IFFI over 'Padmavati' row: Shabana Azmi

Shabana Azmi wants Indian film industry to boycott the 48th International Film Festival of India in Goa to protest against the threats to the creators and casts of Padmavati. 

published on : 18th November 2017

Shabana Azmi says marriage not made in heaven in Islam, it is a contract

Ajay Devgn admitted that he had left the sets because Kapil Sharma hadn't arrived, but said he doesn't know the reason behind the comedian's absence from the shoot that day.

published on : 30th August 2017

Dilip Kumar has influenced my life, says Shabana

The two veterans exchanged tweets on Eid.

published on : 28th June 2017