Rekha

  • 'Super Nani' first look: Rekha emulates Nargis' 'Mother India' pose September 17, 2014

    Bollywood's original diva Rekha will be starring in Indra Kumar and Ashok Thakeria's upcoming film 'Super Nani'. The actress looks gorgeous as ever (seriously, is she not ageing?!) as she poses like Nargis did in the first look of the film. Only, Rekha has replaced the plough with a mop!The...
  • Sonam Kapoor talks and behaves like the Energizer Bunny: Actor Fawad Khan fondly teases his 'Khoobsurat' costar September 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Amidst an admiring mob of journalists (mostly women), Pakistani actor Fawad Khan looked a little lost. Sitting down under the bright lights for the press interaction for his first Bollywood film 'Khoobsurat', Khan answered the press questions briefly and simply. His upcoming film 'Khoobsurat' by Disney is a remake...
  • Working with Rekha? It's going to be onceinalifetime experience: Aditya Roy Kapur September 11, 2014

    Actor Aditya Roy Kapur, who will be sharing the screen space wih veteran actress Rekha in "Fitoor", is upbeat about the rare opportunity. "I'm excited for my film 'Fitoor' I don't know whether we can talk much about the film, but I'm excited to work with Rekhaji. It's going to be...
  • Not much has been taken from Rekhaji's character as my role is different from the original: Sonam Kapoor on remaking 'Khoobsurat' September 5, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Sonam Kapoor was initially apprehensive to take up the role in 'Khoobsurat' remake as she did not want to be compared to Rekha, who starred in the original 1980 film. "I was a little nervous to step into the shoes of Rekhaji. I was doubtful at first because...
  • Shah Rukh Khan's 'Happy New Year' to clash with Rekha's 'Super Nani' August 23, 2014

    Mumbai: Veteran actress Rekha's muchawaited film 'Super Nani' will release this Diwali when superstar Shah Rukh Khan's 'Happy New Year' will also hit the screens. 'Super Nani' has been confirmed for release this Diwali on October 24, a press release issued here said. Touted as Rekha's long awaited comeback to mainstream venture,...
  • There's no way we can justify MP's absence in Rajya Sabha, especially Sachin Tendulkar; his word carries weight: Javed Akhtar August 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Noted lyricist and writer Javed Akhtar today lamented the fact that Rekha and Sachin Tendulkar, members of parliament from the Indian film and sports fraternity haven't been attending the Parliamentary sessions regularly. Speaking at a press conference in the city, Akhtar said, "There's no way we can justify...
  • Sena hits out at Katju for saying awarding Bharat Ratna to Tendulkar a disgrace to country August 12, 2014

    Mumbai: Attacking Press Council of India Chairman Justice Markandey Katju for his reported remarks about conferring Bharat Ratna on cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar, Shiv Sena on Tuesday questioned the work done by the media watchdog under his stewardship. Amid the row over continued absence of Tendulkar and Rekha from Rajya Sabha,...
  • After facing flak over absence, MP Rekha finally attends Parliament August 12, 2014

    New Delhi: After facing a lot of flak over her absence in Parliament, Rajya Sabha MP Rekha finally attended the Budget session on Tuesday. The Bollywood actress has attended a total of five sessions of Parliament since her nomination in 2012. Rekha had attended one day of the Winter Session...
  • Whether or not Priyanka joins politics is matter to be decided by Gandhi family: Shukla August 10, 2014

    Congress leader Rajiv Shukla Sunday said that whether or not Priyanka Gandhi Vadra joins politics is a matter to be solely decided by the Gandhi family, and people should leave the issue to them. "Nobody has a right to comment on the issue as the matter relates solely to the Gandhi...
  • MP questions Sachin & Rekha noshow in Parliament August 8, 2014

    The absence of cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar and actor Rekha in the Rajya Sabha created uproar yet again in the House on Friday by the members of Parliament. Addressing the House over the issue, Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien said that action can be taken against members only if...
  • Watch India@9 special from Meerut with Bhupendra Chaubey August 8, 2014

    In a new twist in the alleged gangrape of the 20yearold girl in Meerut, The Uttar Pradesh police has claimed that this may be a case of a relationship gone wrong. The police believe that there are several discrepancies in the account of the complainant. CNNIBN's Bhupendra Chaubey visits Meerut...
  • Tendulkar says his absence in Parliament was due to medical emergency August 8, 2014

    New Delhi: After the uproar due to absence of Rajya Sabha MP Sachin Tendulkar in the Upper House, the former cricketer responded to the controversy on Friday in a press conference. Responding to questions Sachin said, "My absence in Delhi has been discussed too much. I do not mean to disrespect...
  • Sachin & Rekha noshow in Parliament: Should absentee MPs be removed? August 8, 2014

    The absence of cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar and actor Rekha in the Rajya Sabha created uproar yet again in the House on Friday by the members of Parliament. Addressing the House over the issue, Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien said that action can be taken against members only if...
  • MPs Sachin, Rekha yet to justify their Rajya Sabha nomination August 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Noted cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and veteran actress Rekha are facing severe criticism from the members in and out of Parliament for their absence from the House of Elders. When Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar and veteran actress Rekha were nominated to the Rajya Sabha in 2012, many doubts were...
  • MPs question Sachin, Rekha's absence from Rajya Sabha, Kurien says no action for now August 8, 2014

    New Delhi: The absence of cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar and actor Rekha in Rajya Sabha created an uproar yet again in the House on Friday. The members of Parliament. Addressing the House over the issue, Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien said that action can be taken against members only...
  • MP Sachin Tendulkar fails to attend even a single Parliament session this year, criticised August 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Cricket legend and Rajya Sabha MP Sachin Tendulkar has come under unlikely criticism for not attending a single session of Paliament this year. Senior Congress leader Rajeev Shukla questioned the point behind Tendulkar's nomination to the Upper House saying if he was not going to attend it. Shukla...
  • Sonam Kapoor to show Rekha the new trailer of 'Khoobsurat' July 22, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Sonam Kapoor, who has stepped into Rekha's shoes for the 'Khubsoorat' remake, says she is not even a patch on the senior actress who is still remembered for effortlessly playing the chirpy and carefree girl in the original. In the remake, Sonam will be seen romancing Pakistani heartthrob Fawad...
  • Why it is not right to compare Sonam Kapoor's 'Khubsoorat' to the original classic July 22, 2014

    New Delhi: There is moment in the recently released trailer of Sonam Kapoor starrer 'Khoobsurat' where an uptight Ratna Pathak Shah asks Dr Mili Chakravarty (Kapoor) "Mujhe laga ke aap Bengali hai". To which Sonam replies, "Actually Manju (her mother, Kirron Kher) Punjabi hai, aur hum sab uspe gaye hai."...
  • Can't do justice to what Rekha did in 'Khoobsurat': Sonam Kapoor July 22, 2014

    Mumbai: Sonam Kapoor, who has stepped into the shoes of Rekha for the remake version of 'Khoobsurat', says she cannot do justice to what the veteran actress did in the original film. 'Khoobsurat' is the remake of Hrishikesh Mukherjee's cult comedy which featured Rekha in the lead role and Sonam...
  • Rekha leaves filmmaker Abhishek Kapoor 'surprised' June 11, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Abhishek Kapoor, who has roped in Bollywood's evergreen diva Rekha for his upcoming directorial "Fitoor", is surprised by the actress's indepth analysis of the character and the story. In the film, Rekha will be seen as a 'begum' (queen). "She (Rekha) responded very well to the material. She understood the...
  • 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...
  • Rekha: During 'Khoon Bhari Maang' I realised that I can only become an actor May 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood's eternally inimitable diva Rekha, who has impressed with her performances in films like "Mr. Natwarlal", "Umrao Jaan" and "Silsila", says she never wanted to become an actress. But now when she looks back, she is glad she took this career path. "Coming to this industry was not my choice...
  • First Look: Aditya Roy Kapur to romance Katrina Kaif in Abhishek Kapoor's 'Fitoor' May 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood diva Rekha has joined the Aditya Roy Kapur and Katrina Kaif starrer 'Fitoor', the next film by 'Kai Po Che' director Abhishek Kapoor. It is Kapoor's second movie adaptation and is based on Charles Dickens' 'The Great Expectations'. 'Fitoor' is a love saga which will see Aditya Roy...
  • 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...
  • Sonam Kapoor: Rekhaji is an inspiration for every actress in the industry April 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Actress Sonam Kapoor, who is stepping into the shoes of Rekha in the 'Khoobsurat' remake, says the legendary actress has always been her inspiration throughout her career. Sonam, 28, made her debut in acting in 2005 with Sanjay Leela Bhansali's romance 'Saawariyan'. Though the film did not do well...