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‘Delhi Belly’ shook viewers’ minds, opened them: Rakesh Bedi


May 21st, 2012 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 21 (IANS) "Delhi Belly" shook up the collective consciousness of the audiences, says Rakesh Bedi, who is active in films, TV and theatre. He added that although comedy ... Read more...

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Films, TV shows influencing child crimes?


February 11th, 2012 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) The recent cases of a 12-year-old who died aping a TV serial suicide and a 15-year-old who stabbed his teacher to death after being reportedly ... Read more...

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Reliance MediaWorks in expansion mode with south India focus


February 1st, 2012 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 1 (IANS) Reliance MediaWorks, the entertainment arm of the Anil Ambani-led industrial house, is expanding its domestic operations across films, TV commercials and broadcasting through strategic alliances and ... Read more...

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Hyde Park, Image Nation tie up with Nat Geo for films, TV series


December 26th, 2011 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) Hyde Park Entertainment and Image Nation are collaborating with National Geographic channel to finance and produce feature films, documentaries and television series for family ... Read more...

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China bans films, TV shows featuring time travel to discourage re-writing of history


April 15th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 15 (ANI): The Chinese government has banned films and TV shows that feature time travel, as it wants its citizens to uphold the country's values and not promote anything that ... Read more...

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Are science-based films, TV shows accurate?


March 28th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 28 (IANS) Do TV shows like "House", "Breaking Bad" and "Zula Patrol" - major sources of information about science and technology for millions of people - try to ... Read more...

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China to cut down smoking scenes in films, TV dramas


February 13th, 2011 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 13 (ANI): China's film and broadcast watchdog has issued a circular ordering to cut down smoking scenes in films and TV dramas.The decision was taken after complaints last month ... Read more...

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Did India inspire China to ban smoking in films, TV serials?


February 12th, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 12 (IANS) As the Indian government steadily takes a tough stand against tobacco companies, it seems to have influenced neighbouring Chinese authorities too, who have banned smoking scenes in movies ... Read more...

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Frederic Prinz von Anhalt Hospitalized Subsequent To His Collapse In An Elevator


February 3rd, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
February 3, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): Zsa Zsa Gabor is a 93-year-old American actress of Hungarian bloodline, who has enacted characters in films, TV as well as on the stage. Subsequent ... Read more...

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Finnair to make Helsinki-Delhi operations a daily service


November 7th, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
Helsinki, Nov 7 (IANS) Nordic carrier Finnair Sunday said it will launch a daily service from Helsinki to the Indian capital from January."The addition of new flights to our most important ... Read more...

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Violent TV or video games ‘promote aggressive behavior in teens’


October 19th, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 19 (ANI): A new research has shown that watching violent films, TV programmes or video games desensitises teenagers, blunts their emotional responses to aggression and potentially promotes aggressive attitudes and ... Read more...

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‘CWG opener was a miracle waiting to happen’


October 4th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani New Delhi, Oct 4 (IANS) The grand Commonwealth Games opening ceremony was "a miracle waiting to happen" - is what the team involved in the mega show always felt during ... Read more...

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Meet the show dog that has more than 4,000 Facebook friends!


September 18th, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 18 (ANI): A Labradoodle has left behind many famous personalities by racking up as many as 4,000 friends on Facebook tracking his every bark.Bocker is a show dog ... Read more...

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‘Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows’ to get 3-D treatment?


January 29th, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 29 (ANI): Warner Bros. is reportedly planning to give the last instalment of 'Harry Potter' series a 3-D touch.'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows' is scheduled for release ... Read more...

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Jackson’s ‘Thriller’ to be inducted in the US Congress archives


January 1st, 2010 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 1 (IANS) Late pop legend Michael Jackson's classic "Thriller" becomes the first music album that will be inducted into the National Film Registry of the Library of Congress of ... Read more...

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Harry Potter named Decade’s Greatest “Entertainer”


December 27th, 2009 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 27 (ANI): JK Rowling's Harry Potter has beaten every TV show, film and song as well as YouTube and Facebook to land the title of greatest "entertainer" of the ... Read more...

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‘The Lord of the Rings’ voted best film of decade


December 7th, 2009 - 1:19 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 6 (IANS) The "Lord of the Rings" trilogy has been voted as the best movie of the past decade in a magazine poll. Peter Jackson's adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's epic ... Read more...

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Actor Dom DeLuise passes away at 75


May 6th, 2009 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 06 (ANI): Dom DeLuise, best known for his performances in films including 'Blazing Saddles' and 'Cannonball Run', has passed away. He was 75.DeLuise's family said that the actor died in ... Read more...

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YouTube to show full-length MGM films


November 11th, 2008 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 11 (ANI): Online video-sharing website, YouTube has struck a golden deal with Hollywood studio Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer''s (MGM) to show full length movies in their archives. The collaboration is mainly aimed ... Read more...

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Graffiti no more a rebel’s tool, it’s art


March 31st, 2008 - 12:25 pm ICT by admin
(Feature) By Shweta Thakur Mumbai, March 31 (IANS) Graffiti has become an art in its own right in India. From being a tool of vandalism and political propaganda to striking psychedelic images that have ... Read more...

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Violent films, TV shows diminish brains ability to control aggression


December 7th, 2007 - 3:43 pm ICT by admin
Washington, December 7 (ANI): Imaging brains to map any changes that may occur in the organ while watching violent television shows and films, neuroscientists have discovered that exposure to such productions can ... Read more...

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