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'Peepli Live' co-director Mahmood Farooqui arrested on rape charges

‘Peepli Live’ co-director Mahmood Farooqui has been arrested and sent to jail on charges of raping a US-based Indian origin research scholar in New Delhi. The 30-year-old research......

A week after lynching, air of resentment, anger lingers over Dadri

A week into the lynching of Mohammad Iqlakh, residents of Dadri’s Bishada, nurse a deep resentment over being “unfairly victimised”, as visitors make a beeline to the crime spot......

The point of no return

Is there anything any one can say after Gajendra Singh's suicide that will not come across as inadequate, insincere, fatuous or too little too late? Already the spokespeople of the three parties......

A house for Mr Modi

Life inside the prime minister's official residence is highly regulated, but it comes with its perks, says Veenu SandhuThe prime minister's official residence for the last 30 years, 7 Race Course......

'Indians are the most accommodating people in the world'

'We go on to make a name for ourselves in the world, rise above the ordinary in the face of deprivation. The innate tendency to persevere is, I think, a great quality Indians possess.' 'We just......

Nation is living a Peepli Live moment

Jantar Mantar is the flavour of the month.Textmessages, BlackBerry Messenger broadcasts and e-mail forwards have been exhorting a mass turnout.The nation has never been more self-righteous in......

Role India can play to ease food, fuel crisis

The rising food and oil prices in many parts of the Asia-Pacific region are emerging as major downside risks to an otherwise robust growth outlook for the region's developing economies.......

India's challenge is to make growth inclusive: ADB

On a day the Reserve Bank of India announced the ninth hike in key policy rates in just over a year, Asian Development Bank's Chief Economist Changyong Rhee explained to Devjyot Ghoshal that......

India ranks 14th in Internet freedom

In its latest report on the state of internet, Freedom House, an organisation that conducts research and advocacy on democracy, political freedom and human rights, India ranks 14th among 37......

Multiplex marketing leaves a lot to be desired

Do you have a frequent moviegoer card from your local multiplex? Does it give you any news of films with your favourite stars or directors?The answer is, most probably, no. It has been more than a......

Peepli Live director Mahmood Farooqui charged with rape

A Delhi court today framed charge against Peepli Live co-director Mahmood Farooqui for allegedly sexually assaulting an American researcher and fixed September 9 to launch......

Was Peepli Live not good enough for the Oscars?

Guess Aamir Khan and company will not be heading to the Oscars this year, as their movie Peepli Live is out of the Academy Award race.The satirical take on the Indian media and farmer's suicide......

Bollywood is not done with 2010 yet

It's been an interesting year so far. While viewers lapped up slow-budget films like Ishqiya, Peepli [Live], Udaan and Love Sex Aur Dhoka, star power reigned supreme with the success of films like......

Peepli [Live] to go to the Oscars

Aamir Khan's Peepli [Live], depicting the growing rural-urban divide in India, has been selected as India's official entry to next year's Oscars in the Best Foreign Film category.'Peepli [Live] has......

'I had never planned to make Peepli Live'

Director Anusha Rizvi deserves a pat on her back for giving us a film like Peepli Live. Produced by Aamir Khan, it is one of the best films of the year Priyanka Jain spoke to the passionate......

Murali bids farewell to international cricket

One of the finest spinners of all-time, Sri Lanka's Muttiah Muralitharan bowed out of international cricket as the highest wicket-taker in both Tests and ODIs though he failed to make an impact in......

Dream World XI: Sachin, Viru, Yuvi...

After 42 games in the World Cup,'s Bikash Mohapatra picks his World Cup Dream XI. And, guess what, without bias, three Indians find a place in the side. Who would feature in your......

We will expose Australia's weaknesses: Yuvraj

Indian batting star Yuvraj Singh reckons that India have a good chance to beat Australia in the quarter-finals as the defending champions are not the same intimidating force due to retirements of......

WC warm-up images: Dhoni punishes Kiwi bowlers

An explosive, unbeaten knock of 108 by captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, and a classy 89 by Gautam Gambhir, powered India to an imposing 360 for five against New Zealand in their second and last......

Images: Murray breaches Ferrer wall, Dulko-Pennetta win doubles

Andy Murray ground down David Ferrer 4-6, 7-6, 6-1, 7-6 on Friday to reach his second consecutive Australian Open final, raising British hopes of ending a 75-year drought for a men's singles grand......
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Rajnath Singh issues stern warning, says those creating tension will

New Delhi: Strongest possible action will be taken against those who try to disrupt communal harmony in the country, Home Minister Rajnath Singh... ...
Dadri's Bishada Resents Its 'Peepli Live' Moment

BISHADA (UP): A week into the lynching of Mohammad Iqlakh, residents of Dadri's Bishada nurse a deep resentment over being "unfairly victimised" as... ...
Peepli Live Co-Director 'Forced Himself' on Researcher, Court is Told

Mahmood Farooqui, co-director of Bollywood film Peepli Live who is facing trial for the alleged rape of an American woman researcher, had forced... ...
Too much hype? Is the Oscar really what we should be aspiring for?

Now that Chaitanya Tamhane's 'Court' has been declared India's official entry for Oscars, we try deciphering the hype surrounding the Academy... ...
5 reasons why we shouldn't keep our hopes up for Court at the Oscars 2016!

A great victory, sure, for quality cinema, but Oscars? Aren't we thinking too ahead? Makers of Indie cinema, rejoice! The very much... ...

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