Lata Mangeshkar

  • Sachin Tendulkar to felicitate Lata Mangeshkar on the singer's 85th birthday 3 days ago

    Mumbai: On legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar's 85th birthday Sep 28, cricket maestro Sachin Tendulkar will felicitate her at a celebratory function here. Tendulkar has given his consent to be the chief guest at the event, to be organised by music events organistion Hridayesh Arts at the Shanmukhananda Auditorium, King's Circle here,...
  • Happy Janamashtami: Bollywood celebrities take to Twitter to wish fans August 18, 2014

    Mumbai: The celebrities joined Krishna Janamashtami revelries by wishing fans and loved ones and remembering the popular song "Govinda aala re". They took to Twitter to wish everyone: Lata Mangeshkar: Namaskar. Aap sab ko Janamashtami ki shubhkamanaayein (sic). Amitabh Bachchan: Janamashtami ke pavan avsar pe shubhkamanayein... sneh, pyaar, aadar. Mahesh Bhatt: Happy Janamashtami!...
  • Bollywood misses Kishore Kumar on his 85th birth anniversary August 4, 2014

    Mumbai: While Google India paid tribute to the singing legend Kishore Kumar on his 85th birth anniversary Monday, Bollywood celebrities like Lata Mangeshkar and Madhur Bhandarkar also remembered him and shared a few lines from his popular songs. Here's what they tweeted: Lata Mangeshkar: Aaj Kishore Da ka janamdin hai. Kishore Da...
  • Lata Mangeshkar: 'Lag ja gale' turns 50, still fresh June 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Singing legend Lata Mangeshkar, who crooned the melodious number "Lag ja gale" for 1964 film "Woh kaun Thi", is delighted at the song having completed 50 years and says that it still sounds fresh. Composed by late Madan Mohan, the track was picturised on Sadhana and Manoj Kumar. Lata shared her...
  • The industry was cruel to RD Burman just because some of his music didn't do well: Lata Mangeshkar June 27, 2014

    Mumbai: Singing legend Lata Mangeshkar remembers her long association with late, noted Bollywood music director Rahul Dev Burman, affectionately called PanchamDa, on the occasion of his 75th birth anniversary Friday and says "he died too young and too unhappy." "For a composer as talented as Pancham to be almost jobless was...
  • Lata Mangeshkar tweets support for Campa Cola residents June 9, 2014

    Mumbai: Lata Mangeshkar has appealed the Maharashtra government not to punish the Campa Cola residents, who are facing eviction after the Supreme Court dismissed their plea against an earlier order asking them to vacate their premises. The melody queen, 84, on Monday tweeted, "I just want to say one thing to...
  • Lata Mangeshkar to sing, Karan Johar to host Dilip Kumar's biography launch event June 3, 2014

    Mumbai: It will be one momentous night. Nightingale of India Lata Mangeshkar will sing, filmmaker Karan Johar will host and stars like Amitabh Bachchan and Aamir Khan will launch Bollywood thespian Dilip Kumar's longawaited biography here June 9. The biography, 'Substance And The Shadow', will be launched at a hotel here,...
  • Snapshot: Read Lata Mangeshkar's letter to Narendra Modi on why she will not be attending his swearingin ceremony June 14, 2014

    Singer Lata Mangeshkar has shown her support for Narendra Modi and BJP at public gatherings right from the time the election campaigning had begun. She has often been heard saying how Narendra Modi would make an able leader and an exceptional Prime Minister if he came to power. On Narendra Modi's...
  • Amitabh Bachchan, Rekha, Lata Mangeshkar likely to attend Narendra Modi's swearingin ceremony May 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Film industry stalwarts Amitabh Bachchan, veteran singer Lata Mangeshkar, Rekha and Sachin Tendulkar are likely to attend the swearingin ceremony of Prime Ministerdesignate Narendra Modi, BJP sources said. Invites were also sent out to actors Rajinikanth and Salman Khan for the esteemed event. Lata Mangeshkar had in January...
  • Narendra Modi's swearingin ceremony: Rajinikanth, Amitabh Bachchan and Lata Mangeshkar invited May 23, 2014

    The swearingin ceremony of Prime Ministerdesignate Narendra Modi, which will be attended political heavyweights, is also expected to witness the presence of several popular celebrities. Narendra Modi's government has decided to invite Lata Mangeshkar, Amitabh Bachchan and Rajnikanth to his oath ceremony as prime minister, which is scheduled for...
  • Rishi Kapoor, Lata Mangeshkar, Zakir Hussain chosen for Deenanath Mangeshkar Award April 14, 2014

    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 Sanstha,...
  • Any government better than the present one should come to power: Lata April 13, 2014

    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 April 4, 2014

    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 'Comedy...
  • Salman Khan, Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhonsle to campaign for Bappi Lahiri? April 2, 2014

    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 melody...
  • Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar takes to Twitter to refute death rumours March 27, 2014

    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,"...
  • Snapshot: When MNS chief Raj Thackeray played host to Sachin Tendulkar and Lata Mangeshkar March 11, 2014

    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 February 4, 2014

    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 January 28, 2014

    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 throughout...
  • Lata Mangeshkar recounts the making of 'Ae Mere Watan Ke Logon' January 27, 2014

    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 January 27, 2014

    Narendra Modi on Monday attacked the Congressled 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, the...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai January 27, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: MNS attacks toll plazas, NCP calls it political stunt January 27, 2014

    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 January 27, 2014

    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 CNNIBN. The song written by Kavi 'Pradeep' and composed by C Ramachandra went on to become one of the most popular patriotic songs for Indians...
  • Modi to share the dais with Lata Mangeshkar in Mumbai January 27, 2014

    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...
  • What caused the death of long lasting patriotic Bollywood songs January 26, 2014

    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 JaanOTan 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 January 16, 2014

    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 (SGS)...
  • Lata Mangeshkar to be felicitated by Narendra Modi for 'Ae mere watan' January 15, 2014

    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 sing...
  • PIFF: Lata Mangeshkar delighted with Hridaynath's Lifetime Achievement award January 10, 2014

    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 khushi...