"He (Mr Khan) has undergone hernia operation. There is nothing to worry," a family friend told PTI. Mr Khan, as a part of the prolific screenwriting duo Salim-Javed, has written films such as Haathi Mere Saathi, Zanjeer, Sholay, Deewar, Trishul and Mr India
Shashi Kapoor, 77, is best known for his nuanced performances in memorable films like Satyam Shivam Sundaram, Trishul, Kabhi Kabhie, Vijeta and Kalyug. Despite his ill health, Mr Kapoor attended the ceremony to receive the award
Actor Amitabh Bachchan rang the opening bell at the Bombay Stock Exchange on June 17 to promote TV show Yudh.
Acclaimed writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar stressed the urgent need to preserve the country's heritage and offered his aid in archiving cultural relics.
Director Yash Chopra, who died of multiple-organ failure in Mumbai on October 21 last year, would have been 81 today. In his five decade long journey in Bollywood, Yashji directed 22 films including Darr, Dil To Pagal Hai, Veer-Zara and Jab Tak Hai Jaan. All turned out to be mega-hits. From actors romancing their sweethearts on the Swiss Alps to dancing on train tops to walking on Zurich's cobbled streets, Yash Chopra's films were a romantic's delight.
Here's a pictorial look at his journey on his 81st birth anniversary.