Respect women, says Javed Akhtar

Indo Asian News Service
23 December 2012

Mumbai, Dec 23 (IANS) The gang-rape of a 23-year-old in the capital has shocked the entire nation. Writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar feels such incidents can be avoided only when society starts respecting women.

"Strong laws, gender sensitive police, fast track courts are not enough. Society should learn to respect women. Stop domestic violence," Akhtar tweeted.

-*-

Anupam enjoys dubbing for 'Special Chabbis'

Actor Anupam Kher, who is dubbing for Neeraj Pandey's "Special Chabbis", praises the entire team for giving their best.

"'Asli taqat dil mein hoti ha'..' Dubbing for 'Special Chabbis' is such a joy. Everybody has given their best," tweeted Anupam.

Akshay Kumar and Kajal Aggarwal play lead roles in the film that also stars Jimmy Shergill, Manoj Bajpayee and Anupam.

-*-

Ashish New Year's resolution - movies

Actor Ashish Chowdhry, last seen in "Double Dhamaal", says his wish list for 2013 includes doing some movies.

"Got to start planning for my New Year's resolutions from today. Too much in the list. But getting back in front of camera is definitely one of them," Ashish tweeted Sunday.

The model-turned actor started his acting career with TV and featured in shows like "Humko Ishq Ne Mara" and "Hum Pardesi Ho Gaye". Later he moved to big screen and did films like "Dhamaal" and "Shaadi Ka Laddoo".

What to read next

You'll Love This Disney Movie Club Offer!

Get 4 Disney Movies For $1 With Membership. See Details. Exclusive Titles, Merchandise, Offers & Discounts. Plus, Free Shipping On Your Initial Order!

Flatten Abs with These 13 Exercises

Click here to learn your “Tummy Type” with the help of fitness maven Denise Austin.

How To Get The Most Out Of Your Home Alarm System

Here are a few things your alarm system can do for you, and some ways you can help your alarm system provide protection.

Veterans Can Get Great Rates With A Refinance

You could save big by reducing your rate with a VA home refinance. Compare quotes and take advantage of your benefits!

Kick off summer with big savings at Levi's®

Last day to get 30% off sitewide. Use Code: MEMDAY at checkout. Shop this deal exclusively at Levi.com today.

Argosy University℠, Washington DC

Prepare for the Future You Want. Earn Your Master's or Doctoral Degree in Psychology, Business or Education at AU, Washington DC. Apply Now!