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Maya govt denies permission to 'Aarakshan' event

The Mayawati government on Tuesday withdrew permission granted for a grand show to promote Big 'B' starrer 'Aarakshan', for which the millennium star Amitabh Bachchan and his co stars Deepika......

Video: Vidya's sexy curves, Sushma's controversial dance

Director Prakash Jha unveiled the first look of his new film Aarakshan amidst much fanfare at Hotel Novotel in Juhu, a western Mumbai suburb. Amitabh Bachchan and Prateik Babbar, who......

'India badly needs a modern Gandhi today'

Today the common man is not angry because of the corruption in the country, he is angry because he is a victim of corruption, says filmmaker Prakash Jha, in our special series where well-known......

142 arrested after protest at Shinde's residence

The Delhi police on Wednesday night arrested 142 protesters who barged into the residence of Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde to stage a protest demanding reservation for the Jat community and a......

Mayawati's bill has sown the seeds for a caste divide

Its passage, argues Sharat Pradhan, will only give rise to more bitterness and sharper social conflict, overcoming which might be easier said than done. The demand for introducing reservation in......

Meet the director who builds malls, multiplexes and hospitals

If you're tuned in to Bollywood, then the recent troubles surrounding Prakash Jha's Aarakshan surely haven't escaped your notice. With the Bhopal civic authorities bulldozing the film's set for......

Freedom, hurt sentiments and dissent

Can there be a democratic polity without a culture of democratic behaviour? This may seem like a hackneyed question. But it has, once again, been brought into sharp focus in two very different......

The new Maruti Swift and its six rivals

The Maruti Swift 2011 was recently voted the safest supermini in the UK and it flaunts a 4-star NCAP (European New Car Assessment Programme) rating. The Maruti Swift 2011 is built with......

Crude oil may test $100/bbl level by 2011

Crude oil is likely to go past the $90 a barrel on rising demand from China and expectations of a decline in global inventories in 2011. This would be the first time since 2007 that the......

10 golden keys to a RICH financial future

Be it the affluent pre-retiree, small business owner, corporate executive, or recent college grad, all investors have different needs. To help address those varied and unique needs, over the......

Review: Satyagraha fails miserably

Prasanna D Zore feels Prakash Jha's Satyagraha is a terrible hodgepodge of Arakshan, Rajneeti and Gangaajal. Like in Aarakshan, Rajneeti and Chakravyuh, in Satyagraha too, Jha dares to take on the......

The Worst Amitabh Bachchan Films

The reviews last week's Aarakshan got, all unanimously suggest only one thing: that while the film was disappointing, Amitabh Bachchan was great in it. It's not the first time that's happened,......

Aarakshan fails to score at the box office

Last week's release  Aarakshan could not score at the box office despite the controversy and publicity generated around it. Phhir's fate was even worse.Trade analyst Vinod Mirani gives us the box......

Review: Aarakshan doesn't deserve the hype

Saisuresh Sivaswamy feels that Aarakshan doesn't warrant all the hype that's been created around it. Post YOUR reviews here!Driving down to the preview theatre in the suburbs for a dekko of Prakash......

Review: Aarakshan lacks focus

Prasanna D Zore feels that Aarakshan lacks the historical perspective and characters that we have come to associate with Prakash Jha's films after Mrityudand and Gangaajal. Post YOUR reviews......

Indian money in Aus Big Bash

Cricket bosses in Australia welcomed the splashing of huge dollars by private investors, including Indian billionaires, in the IPL-style Big Bash League, starting in 2012, even as Cricket Australia......

Indian team's arrival in Nottingham

Defending champions India touched down in Nottingham on Wednesday to play their group matches for the ICC World Twenty20 against Bangladesh and Ireland. India had a roller......
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Q. Why should or should-not "Maraathaa" caste be considered as eligible for "Reservation"?
Aarnika Tiwaari:  A.  more

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Q. Are bans on films like Vishwaroop,Aarakshan,Jodha Akbar etc justified?Or do you think that artists are easy targets?
Anuj:  A. rehne do sir. ek aur aarakshan nahin chahiyae more

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On the job

Amitabh Bachchan's irrefutable elegance and composure have placed him on the pedestal of filmdom for decades. Nevertheless, he shares with RINKU... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/sunday-edition/agenda/cover-story/on-the-job.html
Bhoothnath Returns

By Rahul Desai Movie : Bhoothnath Returns Cast : Amitabh Bachchan, Parth Bhalerao, Boman Irani, Usha Jadhav, Sanjay Mishra, Brijendra Kala... ...

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Politically correct

This season when many of his peers are battling it out at the hustings, Amitabh Bachchan is taking on a politician at the turnstiles as a friendly... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/features/friday-review/politically-correct/article5894727.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Candidates Assets, Education Information

Name State Constituency Party Name Movable Assets (Rs) Immovable Assets (Rs) Total Assets (Rs) Naveen Jindal Haryana Kurukshetra INC 2,99,42,59,000... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/elections/data/Phase---3-Candidates-Assets-Education-Information/2014/04/08/article2156681.ece
Caste still in the poll race

The election for the 16th Lok Sabha is unique in the sense that right-wing BJP has taken lead in attracting Dalit leaders ensuring the party no... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/columnists/oped/caste-still-in-the-poll-race.html

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