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Akshay, Ajay join Dharavi rappers to raise awareness about COVID-19

06 May 2020

Akshay, Ajay join Dharavi rappers to raise awareness about COVID-19

The rappers of Dharavi are doing what they do best: mixing art with reality.

'I For India' raises Rs. 3.5 crore for COVID-19 relief

04 May 2020

'I For India' raises Rs. 3.5 crore for COVID-19 relief

I For India, the country's largest fundraiser concert for COVID-19 pandemic, raised Rs. 3.5 crore last night.

Rishi Kapoor no more: Bollywood mourns its darling 'Chintu'

30 Apr 2020

Rishi Kapoor no more: Bollywood mourns its darling 'Chintu'

Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor will be remembered for a lot of things — his body of work, the songs of his movies, the effortless romance, and his smile. Always exuding warmth, even when he wasn't happy, Rishi's loss will ensure Bollywood never remains the same again.

Akshay Kumar donates Rs. 2 crore to Mumbai Police Foundation

27 Apr 2020

Akshay Kumar donates Rs. 2 crore to Mumbai Police Foundation

Akshay Kumar is leaving no stone unturned to help fight the COVID-19 crisis that has grappled the world.

Mumbai: Amid lockdown, Akshay Kumar comes to Gaiety-Galaxy's rescue

21 Apr 2020

Mumbai: Amid lockdown, Akshay Kumar comes to Gaiety-Galaxy's rescue

Akshay Kumar has been actively lending support to combat the ongoing COVID-19 crisis that has engulfed the world.

Schoolboys' competition: Shatrughan Sinha's indirect jibe at Akshay Kumar

15 Apr 2020

Schoolboys' competition: Shatrughan Sinha's indirect jibe at Akshay Kumar

Plain-speaking Shatrughan Sinha has gone all guns blazing.

Here's how Bollywood celebrities are helping battle COVID-19

30 Mar 2020

Here's how Bollywood celebrities are helping battle COVID-19

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to spread steadily in India, Bollywood celebrities are coming ahead to contribute towards the country's fight against the deadly virus.

Seven years later, Nirbhaya's rapists hanged till death in Tihar

20 Mar 2020

Seven years later, Nirbhaya's rapists hanged till death in Tihar

More than seven years after they committed a crime that brought shame for the entire nation, four men — Akshay, Pawan, Vinay, and Mukesh, were hanged till death inside Delhi's Tihar prison on Friday.

Nirbhaya: Convicts to be hanged tomorrow, Delhi Court rejects petitions

19 Mar 2020

Nirbhaya: Convicts to be hanged tomorrow, Delhi Court rejects petitions

A day ahead of the execution of the four death-row convicts in the 2012 Nirbhaya gangrape and murder case, the Supreme Court rejected the curative petition of convict Pawan Gupta (25).

Days before Nirbhaya convicts' hanging, their families seek euthanasia

16 Mar 2020

Days before Nirbhaya convicts' hanging, their families seek euthanasia

In yet another dramatic development in the infamous 2012 Nirbhaya gangrape and murder case, the families of the four death-row convicts have asked the President to grant them euthanasia.

'Sooryavanshi' trailer: Akshay, Ranveer, and Ajay's action-packed fight against terrorism

02 Mar 2020

'Sooryavanshi' trailer: Akshay, Ranveer, and Ajay's action-packed fight against terrorism

Rohit Shetty's blockbuster police universe is all set to hit theaters once again.

2 Nirbhaya convicts move Delhi court seeking stay on execution

29 Feb 2020

2 Nirbhaya convicts move Delhi court seeking stay on execution

Two convicts in the 2012 Nirbhaya gangrape and murder case have approached a Delhi court, seeking a stay on their execution on March 3.

Zaira Wasim's sly dig at PM Modi has "mango" reference

28 Feb 2020

Zaira Wasim's sly dig at PM Modi has "mango" reference

Prime Minister Narendra Modi isn't big on interviews. The few ones which he has given are to people who aren't critical of his policies.

Akshay Kumar's 'Sooryavanshi' to release on a Tuesday. Here's why

24 Feb 2020

Akshay Kumar's 'Sooryavanshi' to release on a Tuesday. Here's why

In what would come as a sweet surprise for fans, Rohit Shetty and Akshay Kumar's much-awaited movie Sooryavanshi will now hit the theaters three days in advance.

Regarding last meeting with families, Tihar writes to Nirbhaya's rapists

22 Feb 2020

Regarding last meeting with families, Tihar writes to Nirbhaya's rapists

Tihar jail has written to four men, who are on death row for brutally raping a 23-year-old paramedical student in Delhi, regarding their final meeting with their respective families.

On death row, Nirbhaya's rapist tries hurting himself inside Tihar

20 Feb 2020

On death row, Nirbhaya's rapist tries hurting himself inside Tihar

Vinay Sharma, one of the four convicts facing death in connection to the Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case, attempted to hurt himself inside Tihar jail, said reports.

Filmfare Awards 2020: 'Gully Boy' wins big; Alia, Ranveer felicitated

15 Feb 2020

Filmfare Awards 2020: 'Gully Boy' wins big; Alia, Ranveer felicitated

The 65th Filmfare Awards took place on Saturday in Assam's Guwahati and the night ended on a high note for Gully Boy.

Nirbhaya gang-rape case: Convict Pawan gets lawyer, matter adjourned again

13 Feb 2020

Nirbhaya gang-rape case: Convict Pawan gets lawyer, matter adjourned again

On Thursday, Patiala House Court appointed advocate Ravi Qazi as the lawyer of convict Pawan Gupta, who is facing the death penalty for raping a 23-year-old paramedical student in 2012.

Nirbhaya's mother cries in court again, reminds it's been years

12 Feb 2020

Nirbhaya's mother cries in court again, reminds it's been years

Asha Devi, whose daughter was brutally raped and left to die in 2012 in Delhi, broke down inside a Delhi court on Wednesday as the hearing pertaining to convicts' death warrant was adjourned for Thursday.

'Atrangi Re': Sara, Dhanush to shoot in Bihar and Madurai

12 Feb 2020

'Atrangi Re': Sara, Dhanush to shoot in Bihar and Madurai

Bollywood director Aanand L Rai's next film, Atrangi Re, starring Sara Ali Khan, Tamil actor Dhanush, and Akshay Kumar, will be filmed in Bihar and Madurai.

Nirbhaya case convicts are testing country's patience: Centre tells HC

03 Feb 2020

Nirbhaya case convicts are testing country's patience: Centre tells HC

The manner in which four death row convicts of the Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case are abusing the legal system is testing the patience of the country, the Centre told Delhi High Court in a rare hearing on Sunday.

Nirbhaya case: Convict Akshay's curative plea dismissed by SC

30 Jan 2020

Nirbhaya case: Convict Akshay's curative plea dismissed by SC

On Thursday, the Supreme Court dismissed the curative petition of Akshay Singh, one of the four convicts on a death row in connection to the Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case.

Akshay Kumar moves 'Bachchan Pandey' release date, upon Aamir's request

27 Jan 2020

Akshay Kumar moves 'Bachchan Pandey' release date, upon Aamir's request

Ending speculations about a plausible year-end clash at the box-office, Akshay Kumar and the makers of Bachchan Pandey have now shifted the release date of their film, upon Aamir Khan's request.

Nirbhaya's rapist's plea should be taken on priority: CJI Bobde

27 Jan 2020

Nirbhaya's rapist's plea should be taken on priority: CJI Bobde

The plea of Mukesh Singh, one of the men who is facing death for raping Nirbhaya, should be taken up on an urgent basis if the execution is on February 1, Chief Justice of India SA Bobde said on Monday.

On death row, Nirbhaya's rapists approach court again

24 Jan 2020

On death row, Nirbhaya's rapists approach court again

In what can be seen as another tactic to delay the death sentence, two convicts in the Nirbhaya rape and murder case have approached the court again.

Nirbhaya convicts broke prison rules 23 times: Reports

15 Jan 2020

Nirbhaya convicts broke prison rules 23 times: Reports

Scheduled to be hanged in a week, the four convicts in the 2012 Nirbhaya gangrape and murder case broke prison rules 23 times during their stay at Delhi's Tihar Jail, reports said.

Watch: How Akshay rescues unconscious man on a show's sets

04 Oct 2019

Watch: How Akshay rescues unconscious man on a show's sets

Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar is currently busy promoting his upcoming film, Housefull 4.

This is how Akshay Kumar will celebrate his 52nd birthday

04 Sep 2019

This is how Akshay Kumar will celebrate his 52nd birthday

Akshay Kumar is turning 52 on September 9, and unlike other A-lister actors, the Mission Mangal star will not be having a big bash on his birthday.

Akshay Kumar demands Rs. 54cr for Bhansali's 'Rowdy Rathore 2'?

02 Aug 2019

Akshay Kumar demands Rs. 54cr for Bhansali's 'Rowdy Rathore 2'?

Akshay Kumar, who has been delivering back-to-back hits at the box office, is now gearing up for Mission Mangal, slated to release on August 15.

Bollywood biggies who have invested in start-ups

04 Jul 2019

Bollywood biggies who have invested in start-ups

Last week Akshay Kumar, invested an undisclosed amount, as part of Series C funding, in wearable tech start-up, GOQii (pronounced Go-Key).

I never denied I hold Canadian passport: Akshay Kumar

03 May 2019

I never denied I hold Canadian passport: Akshay Kumar

Ever since Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar did that apolitical interview with Prime Minister Narendra Modi last week, he has been trolled heavily on social media.

Chaliye beta: Akshay's reply when asked why he didn't vote

01 May 2019

Chaliye beta: Akshay's reply when asked why he didn't vote

When Akshay Kumar didn't join his fellow Bollywood stars to cast his vote in the ongoing Lok Sabha polls, many eyebrows were raised. Mumbai voted on Monday, April 29, and Akshay was nowhere to be seen near polling booths.

#IndiaStrikesBack: Akshay, Ajay, Rajamouli salute IAF's attack on JeM's camp

26 Feb 2019

#IndiaStrikesBack: Akshay, Ajay, Rajamouli salute IAF's attack on JeM's camp

Today, the nation woke up to the big news of Indian Air Force carrying out an aerial strike on terror camps in Pakistan.

Akshay-Twinkle complete 18 years of marriage: Here's their secret mantra

17 Jan 2019

Akshay-Twinkle complete 18 years of marriage: Here's their secret mantra

At a time when marriages and relationships are becoming volatile, Akshay Kumar and Twinkle Khanna have restored our faith in love and commitment.

Was Akshay's '2.0' character Pakshi Rajan inspired by this man

04 Dec 2018

Was Akshay's '2.0' character Pakshi Rajan inspired by this man

Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar-starrer 2.0, which was released last week, has so far been receiving mixed responses from the critics.

Not Akshay, this Hollywood-actor was approached to be 2.0's villain

26 Nov 2018

Not Akshay, this Hollywood-actor was approached to be 2.0's villain

Rajnikanth and Akshay Kumar-starrer 2.0 is one of the most-awaited films of the year.

After Akshay cancels 'Housefull 4' shooting, Sajid steps-down as director

12 Oct 2018

After Akshay cancels 'Housefull 4' shooting, Sajid steps-down as director

In the wake of sexual misconduct allegations against Sajid Khan, Akshay Kumar took a stand today and canceled the shooting of 'Housefull 4'.

#HappyBirthdayAkshay: Beyond superstar, Khiladi Kumar is a family man

09 Sep 2018

#HappyBirthdayAkshay: Beyond superstar, Khiladi Kumar is a family man

Akshay Kumar has turned a year older today, and just like fine wine the superstar is getting better with his age.

Salman, Akshay, trump 'Cap' in Forbes' top-10 highest-paid actors' list

23 Aug 2018

Salman, Akshay, trump 'Cap' in Forbes' top-10 highest-paid actors' list

Salman Khan and Akshay Kumar have defeated Captain America, the noblest Avenger, played by Chris Evans, to find a place on Forbes' top 10 list of highest paid actors of 2018.

Mallika Dua refutes rumors; says she doesn't oppose Akshay's PadMan

08 Feb 2018

Mallika Dua refutes rumors; says she doesn't oppose Akshay's PadMan

In a tweet, Mallika Dua has refuted rumors that she doesn't agree with Akshay Kumar's movie PadMan.