Aparna Sen is an Indian filmmaker, screenwriter and actress who is known for her work in Bengali cinema. A leading actress of the late 1960s and 1970s she has received eight BFJA Awards, five for best actress, two for best supporting actress and one for lifetime achievement. She is the winner of nine National Film Awards and nine international film festival awards for her direction in films. She was awarded the Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian award, by the government of India in 1987.
About 600 artistes, writers, academicians, ex-judges and former bureaucrats have asked the government to withdraw the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, terming it is "discriminatory, divisive", and.. IndiaTimes - Published
The FIR on charges of sedition and other offences ordered filed by nearly 50 celebrities by the chief judicial magistrate of Muzaffarpur, Bihar, for writing a letter to the PM snowballed into a.. IndiaTimes - Published
An FIR was lodged in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district against celebrities including Bollywood actress Konkana Sen, director Maniratnam, Aparna Sen, Shayam Benegal, Ramchandra Guha and 45 others, who had.. IndiaTimes - Published
"Sometimes, we just need to take one small step to resolve a crisis.You are like a guardian.You are like a mother to the people of this state.Please come and talk to these young boys and girls. IndiaTimes - Published
Filmmaker Aparna Sen, actor Kaushik Sen, musician Debojyoti Mishra, along with senior doctors from diverse fields, visited the agitators at NRS Medical College and Hospital, where an attack by the.. IndiaTimes - Published