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Rajesh Khanna

Nikhil Dwivedi Bags Rights To Produce Biopic On Rajesh Khanna

Dec 28, 2021 Samarth Goyal

Word is that, Farah Khan will direct the film based on Gautam Chintamani’s bestseller, Dark Star: The Loneliness Of Being Rajesh Khanna.

How Fans Who Wrote Love Letters In Blood Dumped Rajesh Khanna For Amitabh Bachchan

Jul 18, 2021 Giridhar Jha

Stardom can be ephemeral but rarely does one come across as heart-breaking an example as that of Rajesh Khanna.


Babumoshai, Zindagi Badi Honi Chahiye... Lambi Nahi: Remembering Rajesh Khanna On His 78th Birth Anniversary

The superstar passed away on July 18, 2012, after a prolonged illness.

Dimple Kapadia To Star In Nolan’s Action Epic ‘Tenet’

May 24, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Actor Dimple Kapadia instantly shot to fame with her film ‘Bobby’ in the year 1973.


Tribute To The Multi-Faceted Kishore Kumar On His 89th Birth Anniversary

There was a time when Kishore Kumar breathed life into virtually every hit song picturised on Bollywood superstars – from Dev Anand’s iconic toothless smile to Rajesh Khanna’s immortal winks.

23 June, 2015

Romancing Rajesh Khanna

Carla Miriam Levy

How I learned to stop worrying and love the superstar.


22 October, 2014
A screenshot from <i>Namak Haraam</i>

The Superstar And The Angry Young Man

Gautam Chintamani

In the climax of Anand, when the audience saw Rajesh Khanna die on-screen, it didn’t bother about anyone else; but in Namak Haraam, Khanna’s cinematic death ended up giving Amitabh Bachchan a new lease of life.


25 July, 2012

Beyond Borders

Mohammad Taqi

In 1969, people from Peshawar descended on Kabul in droves to watch Aradhana. And when Rajesh Khanna died, notwithstanding a few rants, Pakistanis also mourned the demise of the prince of passion.


18 July, 2012

The First Superstar

Sharmistha Gooptu

Before him there were great stars, and he has been followed by many, but none evoked the mass hysteria that he did at the height of his meteoric rise, the decade of the 1960s, spilling into the early 1970s


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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