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The Kolkata diaries

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Karni Sena threatens to burn theatres in UK, after Britain Censor Board clears 'Padmavati'

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Karni Sena threatens to burn theatres in UK, after Britain Censor Board clears 'Padmavati'


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‘I have never felt the need to portray a shy or meek woman’

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‘I have never felt the need to portray a shy or meek woman’


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India: politician offers $1.5 million bounty and calls for beheading of Bollywood actress

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India: politician offers $1.5 million bounty and calls for beheading of Bollywood actress


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AR Rahman launches talent hunt in Tamil Nadu

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AR Rahman launches talent hunt in Tamil Nadu


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In Goa Film Fest, Smriti Irani Says Government Knows How To Take A Joke

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In Goa Film Fest, Smriti Irani Says Government Knows How To Take A Joke


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Indian producers delay Bollywood film Padmavati after protests

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  • Ranking all Marvel superhero TV series on Netflix
    Ranking all Marvel superhero TV series on Netflix

    , indianexpress.com

    Written by Kshitij Rawat | New Delhi | Published: November 24, 2017 4:02 pm Marvel Cinematic Universe actually does resemble a universe these days with a huge number of characters in a number of movies (17 at last count) and TV shows. But unlike MCU movies, most of which have received glowing reviews, on the telly they have had negative to mixed success
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Music

  • A slice of Chennai’s December music
    A slice of Chennai’s December music

    , thehindu.com

    The popular December Music Season in Chennai is round the corner when the city becomes alive with music sabhas and many lecture-demonstrations programmes. Yet another integral part of this season is the ragam-tanam-pallavi (RTP), the highest level of creative format in which musicians vie with each other to showcase their talents. The 4th edition of Bharatiya Kala Utsav organised jointly by Chennai’s oldest music sabha, Sri Parthasarathy Swami Sabha and Delhi’s Shanmukhananda Sangeetha Sabha last weekend at the Capital gave a taste of the December music season here in Delhi
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Movies

  • The Kolkata diaries
    The Kolkata diaries

    , thehindu.com

    It was that time of the year: my annual sojourn to Kolkata for their 23rd international film festival. I was part of a British Council delegation celebrating the ongoing UK-India Year of Culture events. The country in focus at the festival was the UK and film-goers were treated to a showcase of classic and contemporary British films, including The Lady Vanishes, The English Patient, Lawrence of Arabia, in its full 228 minute glory, Adult Life Skills and Lady Macbeth
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Artes

  • ‘I have never felt the need to portray a shy or meek woman’
    ‘I have never felt the need to portray a shy or meek woman’

    , thehindu.com

    Unlike her contemporaries who focus on one medium, Rini Dhumal’s works personify the term ‘multimedia’. The 70-year-old pays homage to the spirit and indefatigable strength of women through ceramic, bronze sculptures, drawings, paintings, tapestry and silk in her latest ongoing show. Titled Parallel Wings - The Art of RiniDhumal the 60 works of the showcase features the central theme of the devi or divinity of women
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Cinema

  • Padmavati protests turn violent, Karni Sena members vandalise cinema hall in Kota
    Padmavati protests turn violent, Karni Sena members vandalise cinema hall in Kota

    , indianexpress.com

    The protest against Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s film Padmavati turned violent on Tuesday as members of Karni Sena vandalised a cinema hall in Kota, ANI reported. The whole act of violence was caught on camera. The Karni Sena members can be seen in the video smashing glass counters and windows of Aakash theatre where Padmavati trailer was being played. According to report, eight people have been arrested after the incident
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Film

  • Tracking the Talwars
    Tracking the Talwars

    , thehindu.com

    BAFTA-winning documentary filmmaker, Sarah Macdonald — the brain behind gripping films on child abuse, North Korea and Burma — brings us The Talwars: Behind Closed Doors, a riveting four-part series on the 2008 Noida double murders that shook the country. While the couple, Rajesh and Nupur Talwar, were acquitted last month, the case remains unsolved. In the documentary, Macdonald — who is currently working on five, one-hour undercover investigations for an Asian channel — closely follows the case
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Plays

  • Odiyan second teaser: Mohanlal promises a physical transformation
    Odiyan second teaser: Mohanlal promises a physical transformation

    , indianexpress.com

    Popular ad-filmmaker VA Shrikumar Menon will be making his debut as a feature filmmaker with Odiyan, starring Mohanlal in the titular role. The film has already piqued the interest of moviegoers after the first look poster was released which suggested that Mohanlal will undergo a body transformation for his role. To keep the curiosity around the film alive, the filmmakers have been throwing breadcrumbs to the fans of Lalettan with teaser videos, where Mohanlal outlines the story that revolves around the curious case of Odiyan Manickan
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Theater

  • Karni Sena threatens to burn theatres in UK, after Britain Censor Board clears 'Padmavati'
    Karni Sena threatens to burn theatres in UK, after Britain Censor Board clears 'Padmavati'

    , dnaindia.com

    After the British Board of Film Classification (BBFC) on Thursday cleared Sanjay Leela Bhansali flick Padmavati, Karni Sena has threatened to burn theatres in the UK. BBFC cleared the movie ‘Padmavati’ without any cuts for release in the UK. "Padmavati' (12A) moderate violence, injury detail," stated the official website of the British censor board. "All known versions of this work passed uncut," it said
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