Rehman

  • A R Rahman to perform live for Raj Kapoor's grandson Armaan May 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Music maestro AR Rahman has composed music for 'Lekar Hum Deewana Dil', the debut film of Bollywood 'showman' Raj Kapoor's younger grandson Armaan Jain, and will perform at a live concert scheduled next month here. Rahman had also performed live at an unplugged concert for Imtiaz Ali's 'Rockstar' starring...
  • Gujjars demand Omar's resignation after NC's poll debacle May 19, 2014

    Jammu: The Gujjar community in the state on Monday sought the resignation of Omar Abdullah saying the Chief Minister has lost the moral right to rule the state after the poor show of the ruling NC-Congress in the Lok Sabha polls. Bhartiya Gujjar Mahasabha (BGM) state president, Eshfaq-ur-Rehman Poswal said that...
  • Sonam Kapoor: Appreciate Cate Blanchett, Kate Winslet for the way they carry themselves May 2, 2014

    New Delhi: She is a true fashionista, but when it comes to taking inspiration, Sonam Kapoor looks up to veterans like Waheeda Rehman and Rekha. The actress, who stepped into Rekha's shoes for the "Khubsoorat" remake, said: "I look at Waheeda Rehman and Rekha for the choices that she made in...
  • Waheeda Rehman: My private life should remain private April 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Satyajit Ray had first thought of adapting R K Narayan's "Guide" into a film with Waheeda Rehman in the lead but destiny had other ideas as Vijay Anand went on to make the movie, considered to be among the classics, says a new book on the veteran actress....
  • The present generation has a much shorter screen life: Waheeda Rehman April 7, 2014

    Mumbai: Yesteryear screen goddess Waheeda Rehman marvels at the superior current filmmaking techniques and praises the "smart and focussed" young generation, but says that the present lot has "a shorter life" on the screen as compared to those of her time. The 76-year-old, who ruled the screen during the 1950s and...
  • Forget bikini, I never even wore a sleeveless blouse: Waheeda Rehman April 6, 2014

    Mumbai: Veteran actress Waheeda Rehman, who dominated Bollywood in the 1950s, says she never wore a sleeveless blouse, and so a bikini would be entirely out of the question. The actress, who was signed by renowned filmmaker Guru Dutt for three years in the beginning of her career, recalled she incorporated...
  • Waheeda Rehman releases her biography, refuses to comment on her relationship with Guru Dutt April 6, 2014

    Mumbai: Veteran actress Waheeda Rehman, who has shared her life journey in the book 'Conversations with Waheeda', was tight-lipped about her alleged relationship with filmmaker Guru Dutt. Asked about it at the book launch event, she said: "I don't want to get into it... my private life is nobody's business." Coming to...
  • e Lounge Unwind: 'Conversations with Waheeda Rehman' March 30, 2014

    In this episode of e Lounge Unwind, Rajeev Masand catches up with yesteryear actress Waheeda Rehman and writer Nasreen Munni Kabeer who has wrote a book on the actress. ...
  • We were soul sisters: Waheeda Rehman on close friend Nanda March 29, 2014

    Mumbai: It pains veteran actress Waheeda Rehman to talk about her "soul sister" Nanda in the past tense. She says she will always remember her friend of 55 years as a "thoughtful, caring and loyal" person, who loved to cook and never let "an iota of professional insecurity" come...
  • 'Conversations with Waheeda Rehman': You will be left thinking about it March 28, 2014

    New Delhi: So when you read about a legend, you just continue turning the pages. It does not matter. Their life has so much to offer and give insights about every aspect of life, that you cannot stop reading. The same happened to me while I was reading, "Conversations with...
  • It's hard to believe that now when I dial her number she won't be there to answer: Asha Parekh on Nanda March 27, 2014

    Mumbai: For veteran actress Asha Parekh, it's hard to believe that her friend and confidante Nanda is no more. She says she had spoken to the late actress just the night before she passed away, and finds it "frightening" that she didn't even get a chance to bid her goodbye. Nanda,...
  • Idol Chat: Masand in conversation with Nasreen Kabir, Waheeda Rehman March 22, 2014

    CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand talks to author Nasreen Munni Kabir and actress Waheeda Rehman on the latter's biography, 'Conversation with Waheeda Rehman'. ...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Ankhon Dekhi' and 'Lakshmi' March 22, 2014

    This week on Now Showing, CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'Ankhon Dekhi' and 'Lakshmi'. He also talks to author Nasreen Munni Kabir and actress Waheeda Rehman on the latter's biography. ...
  • Holi looks much better in Bollywood, than it does in real life March 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Holi, while a great mating ritual for some and a special festive time for others, has been one of the favourite festivals of Bollywood. Beautiful people prancing around in white clothes, the heroine giving "come hither" look to the hero, the hero coming and playfully smearing colour on her...
  • Pakistani court adjourns Mumbai attacks case till March 19 March 12, 2014

    The hearing in the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks trial against seven Pakistani suspects was on Wednesday adjourned till next week after the judge did not turn up, citing "security concerns". In the wake of a recent attack on a district court in Islamabad, the trial judge in the case did not...
  • Abdur Rehman barred after bowling three illegal full tosses March 4, 2014

    Mirpur: In a curious turn of events, Pakistan's leftarm spinner Abdur Rehman was on Tuesday barred from bowling after he delivered three consecutive beamers, leaving him with bizarre figures of 0-0-8-0 in the Asia Cup match against Bangladesh. Rehman failed to deliver a legal ball as he was taken off duty...
  • My mother is the most beautiful woman in the world: Amitabh Bachchan February 26, 2014

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who has been a huge inspiration for many, says his parents were his "greatest inspiration" and that he feels his mother was "the most beautiful woman". "For me. inspiration comes from different fields. When it comes to my work, I look up to Dilip Kumar, Waheeda Rehman...
  • As it happened: Pakistan vs Sri Lanka 3rd Test, Day 5 January 20, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day 4 round-up: Sri Lanka crawled to 133 for 5 for an overall lead of 220 runs as Pakistan pushed their bid to square the series on the fourth day of the third Test on Sunday. Sri Lanka lost the...
  • Seven rescued from Pakistan lawmaker's 'private jail' January 13, 2014

    Seven people, including two women, were rescued during a raid on a "private jail" of a Pakistani provincial lawmaker, a media report said. The raid was conducted by police and Anti-Terrorist Force (ATF) on the private jail of former provincial education minister and member of Balochistan assembly Sardar Abdul Rehman Khetran...
  • Salman is the number one hero, SRK is charming: Aamir Khan December 14, 2013

    Mumbai: Superstar Aamir Khan, who has been ruling Bollywood along with Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan for over 20 years, says there is no secret formula behind their long and successful innings in the industry. Aamir, who often draws comparison from the two Khans in terms of ranking...
  • Pakistan drop Rehman, Jamshed for Sri Lanka Twenty20s December 1, 2013

    Islamabad: Pakistan selectors have dropped opening batsman Nasir Jamshed and leftarm spinner Abdul Rehman for this month's Twenty20 internationals against Afghanistan and Sri Lanka. Lefthanded batsmen Sharjeel Khan and Haris Sohail were included in the 14-man squad as the selectors also ignored allrounders Abdul Razzaq and Shoaib Malik. Khan is yet to...
  • Pakistan postpones hearing on 26/11 case to December 4 November 27, 2013

    Islamabad: The hearing in the 2008 Mumbai attacks case in Pakistan against seven accused, including LeT commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, was on Wednesday postponed to December 4 after the prosecution team failed to turn up. A witness was scheduled to be cross-examined on Wednesday. "The hearing was postponed after the...
  • Pakistan moving to logical end on 26/11 Mumbai attacks, says Bashir November 24, 2013

    New Delhi: The outgoing High Commissioner of Pakistan to India Salman Bashir has dismissed India's apprehension that Pakistan is conducting a sham of a trial of those accused for the 26/11 Mumbai attacks. Speaking to CNN-IBN's Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate ahead of the fifth anniversary of the attacks, he...
  • Waheeda Rehman in conversation with Sagarika Ghose November 23, 2013

    Veteran actor Waheeda Rehman has been awarded the Centenary Award for Film Personality Of The Year, a special honour to commemorate the 100 years of Indian cinema, at the 44th International Film Festival of India (IFFI). ...
  • Politicians creating religious, cultural intolerance: Waheeda Rehman November 23, 2013

    Veteran actor Waheeda Rehman who received the Centenary Award for Film Personality Of The Year at the International Film Festival being held in Goa said that politicians are creating religious and cultural intolerance. ...
  • E-Lounge: Waheeda Rehman gets first Centenary Film Award at IFFI November 21, 2013

    Veteran actress Waheeda Rehman on Wednesday received the inaugural Centenary Award for the Indian Film Personality of the Year, a special honour to commemorate the 100 years of Indian cinema at the 44th International Film Festival of India (IFFI). ...
  • 15 Oscar-nominated films to be screened at IFFI November 19, 2013

    Panaji: The 44th edition of International Film Festival of India (IFFI) that kicks off tomorrow here will screen 15 Oscar-nominated films from world over. "We will be screening 15 Oscar nominated movies this time," film festival director Shankar Mohan said. Since 2011, the films that have won award in...
  • Waheeda Rehman to receive first Centenary Film Award at IFFI November 17, 2013

    Mumbai, Nov 17 (IANS) Veteran actress Waheeda Rehman will receive the inaugural Centenary Award for the Indian Film Personality of the Year, a special honour to commemorate the 100 years of Indian cinema. The 77-year-old actress will receive the honour at the 44th International Film Festival of India (IFFI), starting in...
  • Rahul Gandhi must apologise to Muslims for ISI remark: Jairam Ramesh November 16, 2013

    Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh on Saturday said Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi should apologise to the Muslim community for his remarks that Muslim youth were in touch with Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence. "His (Rahul Gandhi's) intention was not to malign any community. But it was blown out of proportion...
  • Shakti Mills gangrape survivor collapses in court during deposition October 17, 2013

    Mumbai: The photojournalist from Mumbai in the infamous Shakti Mills gangrape case collapsed inside the court while deposition was going on. The survivor has been taken to a hospital. The photojournalist had earlier in the day deposed before the sessions court. Joint CP (Crime) Himanshu Roy was present in the court...