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Taking to Twitter, Shabana recalled that Javed was just 19 when he first arrived in the dream city, Mumbai. He did not have much money but just Rs 27. He slept on the pavement, went without food for four days but he believed in himself and never gave up.

Javed asked Shekhar if he would not feel a refugee in Pakistan? Further calling him "poor rich but lonely guy", the 74 year old wrote, "If in India you are still a refugee where will you not feel like a refugee, In Pakistan? Cut this melodrama you poor rich but lonely guy."

"The world has seen many big singers, but you can't name one male singer who changed his voice according to the actor he was singing for," Javed said.

Veteran lyricist-screenwriter Javed Akhtar on Tuesday said that he finds the discussion about Ramzan coinciding with the Lok Sabha elections "totally disgusting".

Javed Akhtar and Shabana Azmi have cancelled their upcoming trip to Pakistan, following the Pulwama terror attack that killed over 40 CRPF personnel on Thursday

Mumbai: Hitting out at Pakistani cricketer Shahid Afiridi for seeking United Nations’ intervention over the violence in Jammu and Kashmir,...

Mumbai, Mar 3: Noted lyricist Javed Akhtar, who had hit out at Virender Sehwag for his comments on Delhi University...