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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......

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......

When the mutiny hits the big screen

There was hardly any shot fired in the film. There were no bloodthirsty screams. No scenes of massacres. No visuals of rape and molestation. And yet, nearly three decades after it was released,......

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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

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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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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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And then one day, the actor wrote…

This week, Naseeruddin Shah sets the gold standard as a master memoirist Sunil Sethi September 12, 2014 Last Updated at 21:43 IST In the West,... ...

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Our 10 Favourite Bollywood Glimpses of Goa

Goa, with its very distinct charm and beauty, has been a favourite locale of Bollywood writers and directors for years. Finding Fanny , the tale of... ...

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An open letter to Narendra Modi

The Hindu A file photo of . Photo: R. Ragu MEDIA TOPICS Let this historic win be followed by a historic innings, which stuns the world by... ...

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Giving back in style

"We raised Rs 11 lakh yesterday with the support of Karan Johar, Pinky Reddy, Poonam Bhagat Shroff, Sanjay Arora, Sidharth Malhotra and Abu," said... ...

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The coming of age of the Indian road film

Thelma: You awake? Louise: Guess you could call it that; my eyes are open. Thelma: Im awake too. I feel awake. Louise: Good. Thelma: I feel... ...

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