Kapilvastu (Nepal), Oct 9 : India's United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) ambassador and actor Aamir Khan has raised concerns on the issue of malnutrition in Nepal after meeting health workers and discussing their grievances on his three-day visit to the Himalayan nation.
Ambassador Khan said that UNICEF was keen that he should expand his responsibility not just as a national ambassador, but for the entire region of South Asia.
New Delhi - Pakistani actor Fawad Khan, who recently met Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan, said he found the 'PK' star energetic and enthusiastic.
The 32-year-old actor, while hailing Aamir, 49, as an inspiring human being, said he is impressed by his TV talk show 'Satyamev Jayate', which highlights sensitive social issues prevalent in the country.
New Delhi, August 14 - Bollywood actor Aamir Khan, who was attending a Marathi book release event in Mumbai, told media persons about the release of another poster for his upcoming film 'PK', and said it won't even have a transistor.
"On 20th August another poster of PK is being released. In this poster, there is no transistor. Now, what do you want to say? ," said Khan.
Bhopal, June 16 : Bollywood actor Aamir Khan launched India's first One Stop Crisis Centre, which aims at protection for women, today in Bhopal.
During the press conference, the 49-year-old actor said, "I'm extremely happy to be here today, and the reason is the launch of our country's very first One Stop Crisis Centre, which is an important first step towards protection for women."
New Delhi, June 10 : Bollywood actor Aamir Khan who recently released 'Chale Chalo', a documentary on ' Lagaan ', said that it was time to encourage documentary films.
Speaking at the event, Khan said: "Documentary film is something that no one watches. May be that's not in our culture or we are not used to it, that we don't prefer watching documentaries, but I want to encourage documentary films so that people start watching it."
Mumbai, May 31 : Iconic veteran actor Dilip Kumar's long-awaited biography "Substance and Shadow", will be launched here June 9 in the presence of the thespian's wife Saira Banu as well as Bollywood stars Amitabh Bachchan and Aamir Khan.
The biography, which was earlier scheduled to be released on Dilip Kumar's 91st birthday in December last year, is penned by author Uday Tara Nayar, who is also a close family friend of the Bollywood thespian.
Mumbai, April 24 - Industrialists, Bollywood actors and commoners stood in same queues to vote in the six Lok Sabha constituencies that went to the polls here Thursday.
Among those spotted waiting for their turn to vote were industrialist Anil Ambani, actors Aamir Khan and his wife, Suniel Shetty, Sonam Kapoor and Vidya Balan, attracting huge attention.
The candidates contesting from Mumbai also came out early with their families to vote.
Mumbai, April 23 - Saqib Saleem is just four movies old and people have already started comparing the young actor to superestars like Aamir Khan and Shah Rukh Khan. Saqib is undoubtedly enjoying it.
While Aamir played a teacher in "Taare Zameen Par," SRK essayed the role of a hockey coach in "Chak De India." And soon, Saqib will be seen as a skating coach in his forthcoming film "Hawaa Hawaai".
Mumbai, April 5 - Superstar Aamir Khan, who unveiled the trailer of "Heropanti", the debut film of Jackie Shroff's son Tiger, reckons that the young talent is a "superstar on the horizon".
"It gives me great pride and pleasure to present Tiger to all of you. I believe that he is the new superstar on the horizon," Aamir said here Friday.
Mumbai, March 15 : Aamir Khan is 49, but can give any younger actor of Bollywood a run for his money. The actor-producer says his genes and healthy lifestyle are to be credited.
Aamir turned 49 Friday.
When asked about the secret behind his youthful looks and fit frame, he said: "What should I say... a lot of it has to do with my genes, and I always eat healthy. I stay conscious about what I eat."
Mumbai, March 14 - Aamir Khan is guarded about sharing his views on any political party and when it comes to the new Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) the actor-filmmaker prefers to wait and watch. Meanwhile, he has urged the youth to step out and vote intelligently in the polls.
Mumbai, March 10 : Veteran writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar finds it a "shame" that certain people have abused actor-filmmaker and "Satyamev Jayate 2" host Aamir Khan and doubted his intentions of amassing donations via the social issue-based TV show.
"Shame! Instead of appreciating Aamir, the great grandson (great grand nephew) of Maulana Azad for highlighting the real issues, some sick people are abusing him," Akhtar posted on his Twitter page Monday.
Mumbai, March 5 : Filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani says Christmas is the perfect time to release "Peekay" as most Aamir Khan-starrers released around the festival have performed well at the box office.
Earlier, the film was slated to release June 6 this year. However, now it will hit the screens this Christmas Dec 25.
Mumbai, March 1 - Actor-filmmaker Aamir Khan, who is geared up for the new season of his social issues-related TV show "Satyamev Jayate", says he wants to continue to take the right advantages of being a celebrity, who is so loved by his fans.
Gahlaur (Bihar), Feb 24 - Bhagirath Manjhi and Basanti Devi, son and daughter-in-law of a man who single-handedly carved out a road by cutting through a hill in Bihar, are living in abject poverty. They now hope actor Aamir Khan, who visited their village for his TV show "Satyamev Jayate", will tell the world the real story of their lives.
New Delhi, Jan 14 : Celebrity parents in Bollywood, including Shahrukh khan, Aamir Khan and Abhishek Bachchan , have shed light on their New Year resolutions as parents.
Mumbai, Jan 4 - One of Bollywood's favourite Khans, Aamir, claims to earn the "least compared to others", and says he "cannot compromise" with his emotions as "money cannot buy me".
"Till today, I have not worked for money and that is one of my biggest strengths," Aamir, who is currently on a roller-coaster thanks to the success of his latest release "Dhoom 3", told IANS in an interview here.
Chennai, Dec 18 - Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan said Tuesday that he treats all his films equally and his forthcoming release "Dhoom 3", which is coming out Friday, is as important as any of his own film from the past.
Mumbai, Oct 30 : Aamir Khan and Abhishek Bachchan Wednesday unveiled the trailer of much-awaited action thriller “Dhoom 3”, but Uday Chopra and the film's leading lady Katrina Kaif skipped the event.
"I only hope you all like it," Aamir told reporters at the launch.
Mumbai, Oct 3 : Action-adventure thriller "Dhoom: 3" will be released in Dolby Atmos, a technology that can lend a life-like cinema sound experience for viewers.
The announcement was made Thursday jointly by Dolby Laboratories, Inc. and Yash Raj Films (YRF).
New Delhi, Sep 30 : Rajkumar Hirani's political satire "P. K." is set to hit the screens June 6 next year.
Vinod Chopra Films and Rajkumar Hirani Films, in association with Disney UTV, have announced the release date of 'P. K.' in an official statement.
After the success of "3 Idiots", Hirani has teamed up again with Bollywood actor Aamir Khan for "P. K." and the actor will be seen essaying the title role in the film.
Mumbai, Aug 8 : For actor Abhishek Bachchan, it was an honour to work with Aamir Khan, who plays a villain in "Dhoom 3". He hopes to work with Aamir again in the fourth instalment of the franchise, and says he could play the "good guy".
Mumbai, July 17 : Mourning the death of Bollywood's most loved villain Pran, Bollywood star Aamir Khan says he was the life of all the movies he worked in.
"He was an institution and we have lost one of the legends of Indian cinema," Aamir -- who feels fortunate to have worked with the legend very early in his career -- told reporters Tuesday.
Mumbai, July 12 : Bollywood couple Kiran Rao and Aamir Khan will host a special party Tuesday to introduce "Ship of Theseus" director Anand Gandhi and his team to friends and colleagues.
Kiran, who is releasing the film in collaboration with UTV Motion Pictures, feels it’s time for the industry to meet people as talented as Anand and his team.
Mumbai, June 25 : Aamir Khan has two releases lined up - "P. K." and "Dhoom3" - and the talented actor's wife Kiran Rao says she is more excited about the latter as she is clueless about the film's plot.
Aamir is playing an antagonist for the first time in "Dhoom 3", the third instalment of the "Dhoom" franchise that started in 2004. In the first two films, John Abraham and Hrithik Roshan played villains respectively.
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