Tag Archives: Amitabh Bachchan

Amitabh Bachchan, Victim of Hepatitis, Now Appointed WHO Goodwill Ambassador for it

World Health Organization has chosen Amitabh Bachchan as its Goodwill Ambassador for Hepatitis in South-East Asia Region to spread awareness about hepatitis, one of the leading causes of liver cancer and cirrhosis. “I am absolutely committed to the cause of hepatitis. As a person living with hepatitis B, I know the pain and sufferings that hepatitis causes. No one should ...

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Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan Living Separately, So What?

The rift between couples is not new, the scuffle between Amitabh and Jaya Bachchan is ancient but what’s new is that the top Bollywood couple are living separately, as revealed by their family friend Amar Singh. More shocking is that Big B has replied in positive when asked. Samajwadi Party politician Amar Singh has claimed in an interview with Marathi ...

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Amitabh Bachchan to Act in Telugu Film with Balakrishna?

Amitabh Bachchan is busy until July 2017 but once he is free, Telugu film director Krishna Vamsi and famous actor Nandamuri Balakrishna are keen to rope him in their next film. Amitabh Bachchan is not new to Telugu film field as he made his Telugu debut with “Manam,” at the request of Akkineni Nagarjuna in a brief special appearance. But ...

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Beware of Just Dial

When a consumer of Whirlpool refrigerator faced no-cooling problem, she called Just Dial in faith in superstar Amitabh Bachchan who sponsors it. She was promptly sent a serviceman from Nanditha Electronics who claimed that he is a franchisee for Whirlpool and he charged Rs.2,200 to change the so-called timer to correct the problem. Within a week, the problem re-surfaced and ...

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in Panama Papers’ Leak

Name the celebrity and most of them are in the list of Panama Papers leaked on Sunday exposing the super rich around the world with cash stashed in Panama-based law firm Mossack Fonseca that was founded by a German banker. From India, it has named Amitabh Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai, Iqbal Mirchi, eminent businessmen and lawyers across all political parties. The ...

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Navratri 2015: Bollywood Gears-up for Navratri Celebrations

Devotees celebrate Navratri to honour Goddess Durga and her nine forms, which are Sailaputri, Brahmacharini, Chandraghanta, Kushmanda, Skanda Mata, Katyayani, Kalaratri, Maha Gowri and Siddhidayini. These nine forms of Goddess Durga are said to symbolise creative energy and the feminine body with each form of the goddess has its own day dedicated to it. However, like every year, Bollywood is ...

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Shivrajkumar’s Daughter Wedding: Big ‘B’, Rajinikanth Grace Occasion

Kannada actor Shivaraj Kumar’s daughter Nirupama was married off to Dileep on Monday, 31 August at a grand function held in the Palace Grounds in Bangalore and among the notable Who’s Who to grace the occasion included Amitabh Bachchan and Rajinikanth. The marriage of Nirupama and Dileep took place at the muhurat between 9.30-10 am, both wearing traditional attire amid ...

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Not Golden Thali but Golden Moment: Amitabh Bachchan, Prabhu Clarify on Photo

Amitabh Bachchan knows how media works or to “silence the media” with facts and figures. When the social media was going abuzz over the so-called meals in gold plate at Prabhu Ganesan’s traditional home in Chennai after shooting for the Kalyan Jewellers’ ad, both Prabhu and Bachchan gave clarification, which otherwise would have been ignored by many top celebrities. The ...

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Pro Kabaddi 2015 kicks off – Schedule, Time, Venue,Teams

The Pro-Kabaddi Season 2 kicked off on Saturday, July 18 at the NSCI Stadium in Mumbai with hosts and last year’s runners-up U Mumba taking on the defending champions Jaipur Pink Panthers. Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan sang the National Anthem at the opening ceremony of the kabaddi event on Saturday and U Mumba won the opening, repeating the fact that Jaipur ...

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Amitabh Bachchan to be next superhero in “Astra Force”

Amitabh Bachchan, who has played roles of a constipation patient in PIKU and Auro in “Paa”, will be soon seen on small screens in an animated superhero avatar for the very first time in a cartoon series called “Astra Force”. For the first time Amitabh Bachchan has been offered to portray animated character of a superhero, revealed the 72-year-old megastar ...

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‘PIKU’ screened at Rashtrapati Bhavan, Big B Praises President Pranab Mukherjee

The recently released ‘PIKU’ starring Amitabh Bachchan, Irfan Khan and Deepika Padukone was screened in Rashtrapati Bhavan for President Pranab Mukherjee, a Bengali himself and keen to watch the Kolkata-based movie. Informing about it, Amitabh Bachchan, the lead character in the film, wrote in his blog: “The Honourable President of India Shri Pranab Mukherji, tonight watched ‘PIKU’ and May I ...

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Maggi Row: Bachchan, Madhuri, Preity Face Notice, What’s Next?

The extensive testing results revealed by the Maggi authorities say, "No excess lead" in maggi Noodles. "We understand that consumers are concerned by the reports, that the Uttar Pradesh have found elevated levels of lead in a sample pack of Maggi Noodles. We are fully cooperating with the authorities who are conducting the tests and we are awaiting their results," ...

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Amitabh Bachchan family invests $71 million in Singapore firm

Bollywood veteran Amitabh Bachchan and his family have invested around $71 million in Singapore-based file sharing portal Ziddu.com, owned by Meridian Tech. “I am very happy and excited that Amitabh Bachchan has reposed confidence and trust on Ziddu.com,” said Ziddu founder Venkata Srinivas Meenavalli on Wednesday in a statement. The portal offers free cloud storage besides operating in the e-distribution ...

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