Children of a lesser god… on Kolkata’s streets

December 28th, 2011 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 28 (IANS) Sniffing on a dirty rag dipped in thinner or whitener fluid for a high, and then indulging in unprotected sex on filthy railway platforms or pavements. ... Read more...

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100 pandals, galaxy of stars - Mumbai ready for Durga Puja

September 30th, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 30 (IANS) Star-studded Durga Puja festivities are set to begin in Mumbai and its suburbs at 100 marquees this year, with themes ranging from Anna Hazare's anti-corruption ... Read more...

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I slept on floor for months for ‘Moner Manush’ role: Prosenjit

December 4th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 4 (IANS) Bengali actor Prosenjit Chatterjee says he had shunned a life of luxury for five months during which he slept and ate on the floor to get into the ... Read more...

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“It Is A Wrong Perception In The Minds Of People In India That A Horror Film Has To Be Gory” - Wilson Louis

September 4th, 2010 - 2:00 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 4, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Wilson Louis, director of "Mallika' tells Jyothi Venkatesh that he does not want to be compared to Ram Gopal Varma or Ramsays because he wants to ... Read more...

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Outsiders in hostels, students go berserk in Uttar Pradesh

April 1st, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Gorakhpur, April 1 (IANS) Agitated over alleged illegal occupancy in their hostels, students of the Gorakhpur University Thursday went berserk by attacking police and torching vehicles during their violent protests. Demanding action against ... Read more...

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Journalist Utpal Chatterjee is new Sheriff of Kolkata

January 11th, 2010 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 11 (IANS) Eminent journalist Utpal Chatterjee Monday took over as the new Sheriff of Kolkata. Chatterjee, who was deputy editor of The Times of India for ten years besides being executive ... Read more...

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Aa Dekhe Zara movie review

March 28th, 2009 - 12:28 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
‘Aa Dekhen Zara’ the Hindi movie released on 27th March. The cast starring Neil Nitin Mukesh, Bipasha Basu, Rahul Dev, Sophie Choudry, Bobby Vatsa; Director: Jehangir Surti. Rated as 2 stars.Neil will ... Read more...

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Movie Review : Aa Dekhen Zara (2009)

March 27th, 2009 - 5:28 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Aa Dekhen Zara: Fizzles out mid-wayRating: 2 out of 5*Starring: Neil Nitin Mukesh, Bipasha Basu, Sophie Chaudhary and Rahul DevDirector: Jehangir SurtiRay (Neil) is a down on luck wildlife photographer. ... Read more...

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Indian filmmakers have used Hitchcock cleverly: Columbia professor

July 31st, 2008 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) Remember "Kohra", the 1964 thriller starring Waheeda Rehman and Biswajeet with its memorable soundtrack? It was loosely based on filmmaker Alfred Hitchcock's classics "Rebecca" and ... Read more...

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