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Puri priests seek blessings for Pranab

With United Progressive Alliance chairperson Sonia Gandhi naming Pranab Mukherjee as the Presidential candidate, priests at Sri Jagannath Temple at Puri sought the Lord's blessings for him. "A......

Will Pranab Mukherjee's son change the face of rural WB?

While activist Anna Hazare inspires the Indians to put up a fight against corruption, people of Pakha village in Nalhati, more than 300 km from Kolkata are seething with discontent over corruption......

2 autos catch fire at Mumbai petrol pump

Two auto rickshaws caught fire in a freak accident at a petrol pump in Mumbai's Bandra (West) area on Friday.According to firemen present at the spot, one of the rickshaws (MH02 DA......

Telangana: Poor development, inept leaders

KChandrashekhar Rao belongs to an intermediate caste called Velama -- corresponding to Jats in north India. Velamas, who were kings in medieval India, are now rich landlords with a presence in at......

Ever seen a flying frog or Zaw's wolf snake?

It is an accepted fact that the Eastern Himalayan region is one of the biologically richest areas on earth. And over the decade, World Wildlife Fund researchers have discovered at least 353 new......

What Mamata has in store for Bengal

Mamata Banerjee led Trinamool Congress has released its election manifesto on Monday promising to bring all round development in West Bengal with special emphasis on industry and agriculture. It......

World's top 10 exporters and importers of food

Food inflation is rampant the world over. In Tunisia -- and to some extent in Egypt -- it actually led to the toppling of the government following riots over high food prices. West Asia and North......

Now, a mobile that offers 24x7 'badalta' discount plan

Uninor announced on Tuesday the launch of its global GSM service in Kolkata. Along with Kolkata and West Bengal, the service was simultaneously launched in Maharashtra and Goa, Mumbai and Gujarat......

And then one day, the actor wrote...

Naseeruddin Shah sets the gold standard as a master memoirist. In the West, there is a long and rich tradition of actors and movie stars telling their stories, most captivatingly, in their own......

Aparna and I fought a lot while making this film

Talk about a partnership. Mr and Mrs Iyer and 15 Park Avenue, director Aparna Sen's first two films with Rahul Bose, were well-received award winners. Now comes The Japanese Wife, the duo's third......

Yesudas: I am still a student

Indian classical musician and playback singer Dr Kattassery Joseph Yesudas, who turns 70 on January 10, has realised that his biggest asset is the love of the people. "Everything else is......

Dance Rani dance!

Rani Mukerji poses for a picture on the sets of a dance reality television show Dance Premier League in Mumbai on Tuesday. Rani is the judge in the gala round along with choreographer Shiamak......

The legacy that Bimal Roy left behind

They say a picture speaks a thousand words. Nothing seems truer to describe Bimal Roy's works. One of the most acclaimed film directors of all time, Bimal Roy is particularly noted for......

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Q. why everyone is so much behind Slumdog Millionaire? Don't we have anything else to discuss??
:  A. That is also a cause of concern for me because of national pride. Amitabh Bachchan was Amitabh Bachchan without an Oscar. A film like Sholay has...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-everyone-is-so-much-behind-slumdog-millionaire-dont-we-h//answers/13318170

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Q. Who is the only person to be awarded Dadasaheb Phalke award posthumously
Raum:  A. Prithviraj Kapoor given posthmously the other who received are:Year Winner Occupation State 1969 Devika Rani actress Andhra Pradesh 1970 B....... more

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ANURADHA PATHAKJ
Q. Slumdog Millionaire, as being highly overrated. Do you agree?
ANURADHA PATHAKJ:  A. Yes I do fully agree with you on that. As an Indian I feel it unbecoming of ourselves to be hysterical about it. Appreciating a good film is one...... more

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anupama  kumar
Q. Where can I purchase DVDs of 'BHARAT EK KHOJ' ; directed by Shyam Benegal
Anupama Kumar:  A. There are few places on net, I tried purchasing from, but the DVD's are damn expensive, I'll send out some list....... more

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Are independent filmmakers still struggling for survival in B-Town?

Multiplexes barely run films that are 'different'. Most producers are reluctant to put their money to back such ventures. And they struggle for... ...

http://www.mid-day.com/articles/2014-rewind-are-independent-filmmakers-still-struggling-for-survival-in-btown/15858178
Marathon man

The page that wants Kohli for captain Talk of the town Anil Ambani pounds the pavements of Marine Drive in Mumbai in preparation for the upcoming... ...

http://www.punemirror.in/columns/talk-of-the-town/Marathon-man/articleshow/45525678.cms
The sexy 70s

The unparalleled rise and fall of one superstar, the birth of another, plus the rush of the parallel movement. The 70s were heady times indeed for... ...

http://www.filmfare.com/features/the-sexy-70s_-7932.html
Three Wise Men

We follow his annual visits to Mumbai, the city of his passion, with interest, as his unbounded enthusiasm for all things Mumbai never fails to... ...

http://www.mid-day.com/articles/three-wise-men/15798161
Filmmakers cannot be made through 'shortcut' …

Kolkata, Nov 19 (IANS) Unhappy with the way the current crop of film students are being shaped up through short-term courses, National... ...

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