Lata Mangeshkar

  • Rishi Kapoor, Lata Mangeshkar, Zakir Hussain chosen for Deenanath Mangeshkar Award 14-04-2014 10:10 AM

    Mumbai: Zakir Hussain and Pandharinath Kolhapure have been named for this year's Master Deenath Mangeshkar Award for music, actor Rishi Kapoor for theatre and cinema and Anna Hazare for social awareness, renowned singer Lata Mangeshkar announced here Sunday. Theatre personalities Dinesh Pedanekar and Mukta Barve, founders of Anamika and Rasika...
  • Any government better than the present one should come to power: Lata 13-04-2014 09:11 PM

    Taking a dig at the UPA government, veteran singer Lata Mangeshkar said that any government better than the present one should come to power. ...
  • Kapil Sharma celebrates his birthday with Big B, Lata Mangeshkar 04-04-2014 12:50 PM

    Mumbai: Stand-up comedian Kapil Sharma had a memorable birthday this year as he got to meet two legends of Bollywood - Amitabh Bachchan and Lata Mangeshkar. Kapil turned a year older Wednesday. He shared his joy with reporters, recounting how he got a cake from Big B on his show...
  • Salman Khan, Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhonsle to campaign for Bappi Lahiri? 02-04-2014 05:52 PM

    Kolkata: Thanks to the star-spangled nominations by top political parties, West Bengal is set to witness a Bollywood extravaganza during the election campaign. Famed music composer Bappi Lahiri, contesting the Lok Sabha polls on a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ticket, is likely to bring in Bollywood superstar Salman Khan and...
  • Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar takes to Twitter to refute death rumours 26-03-2014 01:23 PM

    After a hoax report suggesting that Lata Mangeshkar had passed away, the legendary singer took to her Twitter to dispel the rumors of her demise. "Namaskar. Meri tabiyat ke baare mein afwaayein phail rahi hai. Par aap sab ka pyar aur duaaien hain ke meri tabiyat bilkul thik hai," her...
  • Snapshot: When MNS chief Raj Thackeray played host to Sachin Tendulkar and Lata Mangeshkar 11-03-2014 11:50 AM

    Stalwarts in their own rights, Sachin Tendulkar and Lata Mangeshkar met up at Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray's residence recently. Sachin was accompanied by his wife Anjali. The crikecter signed a jersey for the legendary singer, who happens to be his fan and an avid cricket lover. Mangeshkar on...
  • Congress, BJP squabble over 'Ae mere watan ke logon' lyricist Pradeep 04-02-2014 11:17 AM

    Mumbai: Poet Pradeep, who penned the famous "Ae mere watan ke logon" has become the centre of a political slugfest between the Congress and BJP. When the golden anniversary of "Ae mere watan ke logon" was celebrated in Mumbai, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi was present at the stage with...
  • Lata should ensure no one misuses her iconic status: Congress 28-01-2014 05:30 PM

    New Delhi: Lata Mangeshkar should guard against anyone "misusing" her iconic status for drawing political mileage, Congress said on Tuesday a day after the legendary singer shared a dais with Narendra Modi. "Lata Mangeshkar is an icon before whom all of us bow down. Beauty of her voice is acclaimed...
  • Lata Mangeshkar recounts the making of 'Ae Mere Watan Ke Logon' 27-01-2014 11:17 PM

    As the patriotic song, 'Ae Mere Watan Ke Logon' turns 50 on Monday, Bharat Ratna awradee Lata Mangeshkar recounts how she recorded the song. The song written by Kavi 'Pradeep' and composed by C Ramachandra went on to become one of the most popular patriotic songs for Indians in the...
  • Narendra Modi attacks Congress over lack of war memorial 27-01-2014 10:48 PM

    Narendra Modi on Monday attacked the Congress-led UPA government over lack of a war memorial as he targeted the massive constituency in the armed forces, minutes after felicitating melody queen Lata Mangeshkar on the 51st anniversary of her memorable song 'Aye Mere Watan Ke Logon'. In his politically loaded speech,...
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  • News 360: MNS attacks toll plazas, NCP calls it political stunt 27-01-2014 08:38 PM

    Maharashtra Navnirman Sena MLA Pravin Darekar and 71 workers were arrested on Monday for vandalising a toll booth in Dahisar. The MNS workers were charged with sections of arson, riot, damage to public property. ...
  • 'Ae Mere Watan Ke Logon' turns 50, Lata Mangeshkar relives memories 27-01-2014 04:16 PM

    As the patriotic song, 'Ae Mere Watan Ke Logon' turns 50 on Monday, Bharat Ratna awradee Lata Mangeshkar relives memories of singing the iconic song with CNN-IBN. The song written by Kavi 'Pradeep' and composed by C Ramachandra went on to become one of the most popular patriotic songs for...
  • Modi to share the dais with Lata Mangeshkar in Mumbai 27-01-2014 07:46 AM

    Mumbai: Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will share dais with legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar on Monday in Mumbai. Mangeshkar had earlier endorsed Modi's nomination saying that her vote will go to Gujarat Chief Minister. He endorsed him as a preferred PM choice at a function in Pune....
  • What caused the death of long lasting patriotic Bollywood songs 26-01-2014 03:59 PM

    New Delhi: Timeless Bollywood songs like 'Mera Rang De Basanti Chola', 'Ae Mere Watan Ke Logon', 'Mere Desh Ki Dharti' and 'Kar Chale Hum Fidaa Jaan-O-Tan Saathiyon' have still not found their parallel in the 100 years of cinema. We automatically think Manoj Kumar or Bajraj Sahni when it comes...
  • Lata Mangeshkar to sing 'Ae Mere Watan Ke Logon' with 100,000 people in Mumbai 16-01-2014 11:12 AM

    Mumbai: A staggering 100,000 people are expected to sing the patriotic song 'Ae Mere Vatan Ke Logon' here to mark the end of its golden jubilee celebrations Jan 27, an organiser said Thursday. The function, to be held at Mumbai's Mahalaxmi Race Course, has been organised by Shahid Gaurav Samiti...
  • Lata Mangeshkar to be felicitated by Narendra Modi for 'Ae mere watan' 15-01-2014 05:17 PM

    Mumbai: Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar will be felicitated by Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi at the golden jubilee of her song 'Ae mere watan ke logon' Jan 27 as part of Shreshtha Bharat Divas celebrations. Many celebrities and national figures along with more than one lakh Indians are expected to...
  • PIFF: Lata Mangeshkar delighted with Hridaynath's Lifetime Achievement award 10-01-2014 02:50 PM

    Mumbai: Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar is happy that her younger brother Hridaynath Mangeshkar has been honoured with lifetime achievement award at the ongoing 12th Pune International Film Festival. "Namaskar. Abhi abhi mere bhai Pandit Hridaynath ko Pune International Film Festival ka lifetime achievement S.D Burman award mila hai. Mujhe bohot...
  • Lata Mangeshkar opposes heritage tag for studio on her plot, moves Bombay HC 22-12-2013 12:37 PM

    New Delhi: Playback singer Lata Mangeshkar on Saturday moved to the Bombay High Court challenging a Maharashtra Government's order which declared a film studio located on her plot in Kolhapur as a heritage structure. Her petition came up for hearing before a Bench headed by Justice Abhay Oka, which directed...
  • Remembering Raj Kapoor (December 14, 1924 - June 2, 1988) 14-12-2013 11:11 AM

    New Delhi: Raj Kapoor was perceived differently by different people. To some, he was the greatest showman Indian Cinema had ever seen. Mr Razzle-Dazzle who converted the simplest of occasions - Mahurats, Holy celebrations, parties - into major events. The last of the movie moghuls who truly thought big budgets,...
  • Modi slams Congress for demanding to strip Lata Mangeshkar of Bharat Ratna 17-11-2013 06:23 PM

    BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Sunday said that in a democracy everyone had their right to express their opinion. Modi also trained his guns on Congress leader Janardan Chandurkar in Maharashtra who demanded to strip veteran singer Lata mangeshkar of Bharat Ratna after she endorsed him for the...
  • Bharat Ratna to Sachin comes not a day too early: Lata Mangeshkar 17-11-2013 03:18 PM

    Mumbai: Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar will be awarded the Bharat Ratna and legendary playback singer Lata Mangeshkar, who was accorded the country's top-most civilian honour in 2001, couldn't contain her joy and excitement on hearing the news. "I've been saying Sachin deserves the Bharat Ratna for three years now. The...
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  • Sachin Tendulkar also deserves Bharat Ratna, says Lata Mangeshkar 15-11-2013 09:41 PM

    Bharat Ratna and legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar has said that cricket great Sachin Tendulkar also deserves India's highest civilian award. "Whatever he (Sachin) has done for the country, very few people can. He deserves the honour. He has made all of us proud," Lata told television channels on Friday. She...
  • News 360: Sachin misses century, billion hearts broken 15-11-2013 08:54 PM

    Not physically but 1.2 billion Indians virtually accompanied Sachin Tendulkar - with a tear in the eye and a lump in the throat - as he took the long walk off the Wankhede Stadium on Friday, perhaps for the last time in a career that started exactly 24 years ago...
  • Cricket is to Sachin what music is to me, says Lata Mangeshkar 15-11-2013 07:46 PM

    In a CNN-IBN's special series 'Thank You Sachin', veteran singer Lata Mangeshkar salutes the Master Blaster and says he could have played for one more year. ...
  • After Raigarh, Narendra Modi set to address another rally in Bilaspur 15-11-2013 01:48 PM

    One day after he addressed five rallies in poll-bound Chhattisgarh to garner votes for BJP ahead of assembly elections, there is no stopping BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's continued fight against Congress as he is set to deliver another speech in Bilapur on Friday. Earlier on Friday, he addressed...
  • Lata Mangeshkar has right to express her feelings: Modi 15-11-2013 12:09 AM

    BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Thursday slammed Congress for not having respect for singer Lata Mangeshkar, and said she was entitled to air her views. Speaking at a campaign rally at Durg in poll-bound Chhattisgarh, Modi said, "Lata Mangeshkar had only said that Modi should become the Prime...
  • FTP: Should Bharat Ratna awardees be kept out of political debates? 14-11-2013 11:50 PM

    After singer Lata Mangeshkar backed BJP prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi for prime minister's post, Mumbai's Congress chief Janardhan Chandurkar by demanded that the country's highest civilian honours bestowed on those who praise communal forces should be withdrawn. Another Congress leader Nitesh Rane reminded the singer...