Sharmila Tagore

  • My son is lucky to find Soha as his life partner, says Kunal Khemu's father 1 week ago

    Leh: It's the wedding invite we've been waiting for and going by the recent development in their love life, Soha Ali Khan and Kunal Khemu have signaled the possibility of their official union as a married couple. For the uninitiated, Soha and Kunal, who've been dating each other for close...
  • ECB invites Tiger Pataudi's wife for trophy presentation July 15, 2014

    The England and Wales Cricket Board has sent a formal invitation to late Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi's wife Sharmila Tagore for the prize distribution ceremony after completion of the fifth and final Test between India and England scheduled from August 15-19 at the Oval. Since the India versus England Test series...
  • Kareena Kapoor Khan and Sharmila Tagore to restore Pataudi Palace April 9, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan along with her mother-in-law Sharmila Tagore is busy restoring the Pataudi Palace. Despite having a choc-a-bloc schedule due to ad shoots and shooting for Rohit Shetty's 'Singham 2', Kareena, who is married to actor and Nawab of Pataudi Saif Ali Khan, has been juggling her schedule...
  • Aukaf-e-Shahi Trust's new executive board constituted March 16, 2014

    A new executive board of the Aukaf-e-Shahi Trust (Bhopal) was constituted on Sunday. Former cricketer Late Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi and Sharmila Tagore's daughter, Saba Sultan, who is the head of the organisation, made this announcement in a press conference here. Former MP and Waqf Board's former chairman Gufran-e-Azam, industrialist Sikander Hafiz...
  • No portrayal of working women in TV serials: Sharmila Tagore February 25, 2014

    New Delhi: Actress Sharmila Tagore today said that content on the small screen is still stereotypical about women as they are mostly shown in kitchen dynamics. Sharmila, 69, said that none of the female protagonist on the small-screen shows are working irrespective of their modern settings. "Content of TV is...
  • We owe him everything: Sharmila, Soumitra on Satyajit Ray January 29, 2014

    Kolkata: Fondly reminiscing their relationship with their 'mentor' and legendary filmmaker Satyajit Ray, veteran actors Soumitra Chatterjee and Sharmila Tagore Tuesday expressed awe that every time they watch his films, there's always something new to learn. Privileged to have worked with the master in the early phases of their career, Chatterjee...
  • Suchitra Sen's presence was felt everywhere: Sharmila Tagore January 18, 2014

    Sharmila Tagore expressed shock at the death of legendary Bengali actress Suchitra Sen. Speaking to IBN18's Editor-in-chief Rajdeep Sardesai, Tagore said that Suchitra carried an aura of stardom and that her presence was felt everywhere. Sen, who was undergoing treatment at a nursing home in Kolkata for serious respiratory problems,...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai January 17, 2014

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  • Sharmila Tagore calls SC verdict on homosexuality shameful December 13, 2013

    Agra: Veteran actress and former Indian Film Censor Board chief Sharmila Tagore has described the Supreme Court verdict on homosexuality as "shameful". The SC on Wednesday had upheld the constitutional validity of the penal provision making gay sex a punishable offence. A bench of justices G S Singhvi and...
  • Don't get enough time with my kids and my mother, says Saif November 27, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Saif Ali Khan, who played a fun-loving and friendly dad to his on-screen children in 'Ta Ra Rum Pum', says in real life he does not get enough time to spend with his children. The 43-year-old has daughter Sara and son Ibrahim from his ex-wife and actress Amitra Singh....
  • Amma did a cabaret 40 years back, she was a trendsetter: Soha Ali Khan November 19, 2013

    Mumbai: Soha Ali Khan has not just worn a bikini in her upcoming film 'Mr. Joe B Carvalho', but has also grooved to a cabaret number. She says she has added her own touch to it. Soha's mother, veteran actress Sharmila Tagore, also featured in a cabaret years back in 'An...
  • I hope to work with some great Bengali directors: Kareena November 19, 2013

    Kolkata: Keen to follow the footsteps of her mother-in-law Sharmila Tagore, actress Kareena Kapoor wants to work in Bengali film industry. "Satyajit Ray was one such director with whom my mother-in-law had the opportunity to work in so many films. I also hope to be able to work with some...
  • Can return to screen if role is challenging: Amol Palekar November 17, 2013

    Hyderabad: Veteran actor and filmmaker Amol Palekar, who has stopped acting in films, is ready to return to the silver screen if a challenging and exciting role came his way. "I have not acted for 22 years now. But, I did come out and act in one of my own...
  • Mom still unhappy with what I'm doing: Soha Ali Khan September 30, 2013

    Mumbai: Soha Ali Khan, a graduate of Oxford University, chose to become an actress like her mother Sharmila Tagore. But she says her star mom is not happy with her choice of profession and wants her daughter to be a lawyer. Soha, who holds a masters degree from the London School...
  • Saif advises me to get married at 40: Soha Ali Khan September 24, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Soha Ali Khan, who has been in a relationship with actor Kunal Khemu from quite a some time, says though her mother keeps asking her to settle down, brother Saif advises to take the plunge at the age of 40. Soha and Kunal recently moved into a new...
  • Mum-in-law's 'Amar Prem' is Kareena's favourite film August 26, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Kareena Kapoor feels marriage to actor Saif Ali Khan has not changed anything in her life and she hopes the Nawab of Pataudi also remains the same. Bollywood star couple Saif and Kareena tied the knot here in October last year after a five-year courtship. "Saif and I...
  • I became an actor against my parents' will: Soha Ali Khan August 24, 2013

    Mumbai: Soha Ali Khan, daughter of veteran actress Sharmila Tagore and late cricketer Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi, says when she decided to become an actress at the age of 25, it was against her parents' will. The decision also came as a shock to her actor brother actor Saif Ali Khan. "When...
  • Tribute: That's no way to leave us, Rituda May 31, 2013

    "Death is like the loo. You got to go, you got to go!" It could only be a madcap genius like Woody Allen, who could unleash this witticism and take the sting out of something as terrifyingly inevitable as death. When I got the news this morning from a...
  • No, Mallika, you were not the first to kiss on-screen May 26, 2013

    New Delhi: In a recent interview given to 'The Variety Studio: Cannes Edition', Bollywood actress Mallika Sherawat expressed her views about Indian society and how she relates to her character in forthcoming film 'Dirty Politics'. During the interview, Mallika says, "I was the first actress in India to kiss on...
  • Why would I want to do my mother's film remake: Soha May 19, 2013

    Mumbai: She isn't in filmdom for either fame or money, rather Soha Ali Khan wants to do good work and also clarifies that doing a remake of her mother's film is not on her wish-list. Daughter of veteran actress Sharmila Tagore and late cricketer Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi, Soha said: "Why...
  • Delhi gangrape shook nation's conscience: Pranab Mukherjee May 13, 2013

    Guwahati: The recent Delhi gangrape shook the conscience of the nation, President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday said and underlined the need to ponder and "reset the moral compass" of the society during this difficult time. "Sometimes certain events shake the national conscience. Recently the brutal rape on a young woman...
  • Saif Ali Khan talks about his movie 'Go Goa Gone' May 4, 2013

    'Go Goa Gone' a zombie-comedy film will see Saif Ali Khan in a never before seen avatar. He is also seen mouthing bad words. ...
  • Sharmila concerned about Saif mouthing bad words in 'Go Goa Gone' April 19, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Saif Ali Khan, who is seen mouthing bad words in his upcoming film 'Go Goa Gone', says, his mother Sharmila Tagore is concerned about it while wife Kareena is supportive. 'Go Goa Gone' a zombie-comedy film will see Saif in a never before seen avatar. He is also seen...
  • Padma Awards: President Pranab honours awardees April 5, 2013

    New Delhi: At a glitzy ceremony at the Rashtrapati Bhawan in New Delhi, President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday honoured the 108 Padma Award winners. This year's winners include DRDO chief Dr Vijay Saraswat, cricketer Rahul Dravid, Olympic medallist boxer Mary Kom, actress Sharmila Tagore and Sridevi. Actor Rajesh Khanna...
  • Marriage is not a crime for an actress: Kareena Kapoor March 12, 2013

    Mumbai: Kareena Kapoor, who wed Saif Ali Khan last year, says being married is not a crime for an actress. She believes personal and professional aspects of life must not be mixed. "If a girl loves someone or gets married, it doesn't mean that people will not love her or her...
  • Tiger regaled us with his 'hiran dance': Sharmila March 3, 2013

    New Delhi: He was the undisputed 'Nawab' of Indian cricket but Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi could also play tabla, harmonium and flute and was equally sporting on the dance floor with his 'hiran dance' as good as any present-day item number, says his wife Sharmila Tagore. "When I think back on...
  • Soha Ali Khan: I find the word heroine very absurd March 3, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Soha Ali Khan doesn't believe in the 'hero-heroine dynamics' of Bollywood, and prefers a character-driven role in a movie, even if if she doesn't get to play the protagonist's role. "I don't think about hero or heroine! I look for character-driven scripts. I find the words hero or...