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Regional Cinema On the Rise As Hindi Filmmakers Alienate Core Audience

Regional film industries started mushrooming over the last one and half decades.

Theatre: The Journey Within

We do theatre workshops all the time, with varying age groups, from 4 years to 34 years!  An oft asked question is, “what is theatre like...?” I reply, “a lot like life!

An Unfortunate Hero

Yet another version of Devdas hits the screens, this one called Daas Dev, directed by Sudhir Mishra, and set in the present, just like Anurag Kashyap’s Dev D (2009), which was also an update on Ben

Factoid

39-year-old Rob Pope, dressed up as a Forrest Grump, has broken the Guinness Book of World Record for the fastest male marathon runner in a film character costume.

Fresh strategy

Bharti Airtel’s fourth quarter losses from Indian operations – the first time ever – could be a temporary blip in the company’s scheme of things but it does beg the question whether the multi-billi

Reese Witherspoon to produce new podcast ‘How It Is’

After conquering television with “Big Little Lies,” Hollywood star Reese Witherspoon is now producing an original podcast, “How It Is,” which focuses on first-person stories from women about their

Dynastic vs non-dynastic politics

Since 2014 general elections, those who want to stop BJP juggernaut have been calling Rahul by names and branding him as inept, unwilling and unfit for politics and so on, as he has been unable to

13 school kids dead as train-van collide in UP

Thirteen children on their way to school were killed on Thursday when a train rammed into their van at an unmanned railway crossing in Kushinagar, leaving blood-splattered bodies, water bottles and

Essar Oil renamed as Nayara Energy

Essar Oil, owned by Russian firm Rosneft and partners, on Thursday said it plans to change its corporate identity to Nayara Energy.

MTNL wants govt to reimburse Rs 2,800cr interest on spectrum loan

State-run MTNL, fighting hard to survive, has written to the department of telecom to reimburse the interest component of Rs 2,800 crore on a loan it had taken earlier to acquire the BWA spectrum a

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