Hitting ground with a six

Cine star cum director, cum producer, cum politician Kamal Haasan has scored a six with his first statement for going against the tide in politics.

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KANGANA CARRIES A HEAVY SIMRAN ON HER SHOULDERS

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Could it be a coincidence or a well-planned move by Kangana , the queen of controversies in Bollywood, that the controversies about her tryst with some of the heartthrobs of Bollywood high lighted by the media seem like starters for her latest fil... Read More

A SERIES OF JUDGEMENTS MAKE WOMEN AND CHILDREN MORE VULNERABLE

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NEW DELHI: In what appears to be a distinctive trend, the judiciary of the country seems to be delivering one after another judgment that is against the interests of women and children.

First came the startling deci... Read More

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One against five

Ahmed Patel’s election for a fifth term in the Rajya Sabha from Gujarat proves a few things:

First of course, is the neutrality of the Election Commission which finally upheld t... Read More

TIME OUT FOR LOVE

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FYi the American TV channel is finding a huge response especially from Indian housewives and even teenage girls, who are bored stiff with the shouting brigades on our own desi channels.

Some of the ideas of the producers of FYi such... Read More

'HINDI MEDIUM' BREAKS STEREOTYPES

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Two weeks after its release in theatres Hindi Medium is drawing more and more viewers to the theatres.

This is surprising but then it is not. This low budget film by Saket starring Irrfan, Saba Qamar and Deepak Dobriyal released alo... Read More

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Side effects of liquor vend ban?

The Supreme Court order on removing liquor vends 500 meters away from highways is creating some very interesting side-effects.

There is a sudden barrage of press con... Read More

MAN'S GREED CONFUSES PLANTS AND BUTTERFLIES

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The summer madness in India seems to have affected not only humans but the plants species which is a very worrying phenomenon, according to scientistS and environmentalists.

The unseasonal bloom in some flowers and trees cannot tot... Read More

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A revolution eats up its own children

The tragedy of Iron Sharmila, who got only 90 votes in the recent elections from Manipur is a shocker but politics has its imponderables which one has to take in one's stride. ... Read More

THIS DULHANIYA BRIGHTENS UP WOMEN'S WEEK

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Why must there be a villain in a film?Why can't a tenth pass traditional boy from a conservative family marry a girl who is against dowry?Why must the best and the only meaningful dialogue of the film be reserved for the last scene?

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RANGOON: AT BEST WATCHABLE

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Having watched ‘Rangoon’ the much awaited film starring Kangana Ranaut, Saif Ali Khan and Shahid Kapoor one comes out with very mixed feelings.

Being a Vishal Bhardwaj film expectations are usually very high which is n... Read More

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