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Tribute: Shrilal Shukla's work shocked India, left it naked

Shrilal Shukla, author of the iconic Raag Darbari and winner of the Sahitya Akademi Award, passed away last week. In a touching tribute, Sidharth Monga revisits Shukla's most famous work, in which......

Sangeet Natak Academi Awards

The Sangeet Natak Akademi Awards for 2005 were presented today by President APJ Abdul Kalam at a special ceremony.They were given for outstanding contributionto the field of performing arts.......

Arundhati Roy adamant about refusing Akademi award

Booker Prize winner and environment activist Arundhati Roy is unlikely to reconsider her decision to turn down this year's Sahitya Akademi award. "There is no possibility of Roy reconsidering. Once......

Arundhati Roy refuses Sahitya Akademi award

Celebrated writer Arundhati Roy on Saturday refused to accept the prestigious Sahitya Akademi award in protest against the Indian government toeing the United States' line by 'violently and......

Sahitya Akademi awards announced

TheSahitya Akademi awards were announced on Thursday in Panaji, Goa.Poets Mangal Singh Hazorary (Bodo) and Jadumani Besra (Santhali)are among those who will be honoured by the Akademi this......

Gulzar selected for Dadasaheb Phalke award

Gulzar, best known for penning memorable hits like 'Tujhse Naaraaz Nahi' and 'Tere Bina Zindagi Se' besides directing critically acclaimed films like 'Aandhi' and 'Mausam', was on Saturday chosen......

Rajjo director: I was doubtful about Kangna's dancing skills

Vishwas Patil, who makes his directorial debut with the Kangna Ranaut starrer, Rajjo, on November 15, seems to be a rather unconventional Bollywood aspirant. Here's why... He is an IAS officer. He......

Ratan Thiyam conferred Bhupen Hazarika Award

Noted theatre personality Ratan Thiyam said on Friday that Indians have a “chimpanzee culture” where everything is imported. Thiyam was conferred the second National Bhupen Hazarika......

Review: Ivan Megharoopan has soul

Malayalam film Ivan Megharoopan deserved all the recognition that has come its way, writes Paresh C Palicha What is the cost, particularly in terms of human relationships, that one has to pay for......

'I have been branded as a director who makes small films'

Among the new breed of Tamil filmmakers, one director who stands tall is Vasanthabalan, director of excellent films like Veyiland Angadi Theru. Veyil, produced by director Shankarwas also the......
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Legendary actress Zohra Segal passes away at 102

Bollywood actress and former dancer Zohra Sehgal, who has charmed her fans by her performance for years, breathed her last at a hospital in New... ...

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Zohra Sehgal`s last rites held in capital

Zee Media Bureau/ New Delhi: The legendary dancer-actress Zohra Sehgal breathed her last on Thursday night. The doyenne was 102-year-old and... ...

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Grand old lady of Indian cinema, Zohra Sehgal dies at 102

Legendary actress Zohra Sehgal took her last breath yesterday around 4:30 pm in Max hospital, New Delhi. The flamboyant actress had been unwell for... ...

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New Delhi, July 10 Ageless and timeless in her over seven-decade-long theatre and film career, Zohra Sehgal's zest for life, wit and charm will... ...

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