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An Indian who longs for India (IANS Book Review)


March 28th, 2012 - 12:16 pm ICT by IANS
Book: "The Reverse Journey"; Author: Vivek Kumar Singh; Publisher: Frog Books, Mumbai;Pages: 122; Price: Rs.95 A beautiful tale, told straight from the heart. This description could well summarise this slim work ... Read more...

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Deepti Naval’s short stories look at real India


November 9th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) Actress Deepti Naval has joined the legion of Indian writers with her maiden collection of short stories."The Mad Tibetan: Stories From Then And Now", ... Read more...

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As sultry as it gets-Vidya in ‘The Dirty Picture’


August 26th, 2011 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) Vidya Balan has never exposed as much - but in the first look of "The Dirty Picture", inspired by late southern sex icon Silk ... Read more...

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‘Dirty Picture’ could be India’s ‘Boogie Nights’: Ekta Kapoor


May 16th, 2011 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) Saucy, sensational and shocking - that's how producer Ekta Kapoor defines her most special project "Dirty Picture", which she feels could be touted as ... Read more...

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Sundance Film Festival: A Look At Some Of The Canadian Features


January 20th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
by Jason Eisener of Dartmouth. This film is the debut feature of Eisener and has already sold out its first 4 midnight showings.The film starring Rutger Hauer revolves around a ... Read more...

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Rory Peck Award for moving story about impoverished kids in Mumbai


November 26th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 26 (ANI): British director and cameramen Nick Read has won a special award for a moving story about the lives of impoverished children in the Indian city of Mumbai.The ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Anurag Kashyap’s ‘That Girl…’ to open South Asian film fest


October 10th, 2010 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) After creating waves on the festival circuit, Anurag Kashyap's thriller "That Girl in Yellow Boots" will open the seventh annual South Asian International Film Festival (SAIFF) in ... Read more...

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Tibet’s ‘Sound of Music’ nun scripts a sequel


September 21st, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Sep 21 (IANS) A brave and moving story of loyalty and unquenchable spirit that began in Tibet nearly two decades ago has now got a sequel with one of ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Kashyap’s ‘That Girl in Yellow Boots’ big hit in Toronto (With Images)


September 19th, 2010 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Sep 19 (IANS) The red carpet was rolled out for Indian filmmaker Anurag Kashyap and his cast for the premiere of his movie "That Girl In Yellow Boots" at ... Read more...

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Mermaid Girl’s Moving Story To Be Shown On TLC


December 11th, 2009 - 8:09 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec.11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kennebunkport's famous mermaid girl, Shiloh Pepin became well known owing to her peculiar and rare disease in the last few years. The ill fated girl breathed her ... Read more...

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MAX ki to har baat ‘TASHAN’ hai


June 15th, 2009 - 7:15 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Watch the world TV premiere of TASHAN on June 21 at 12 noon only on MAX.Mumbai, June 15, 2009: This month, MAX, the Premium Movies and Special Events channel treats all ... Read more...

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Ancelotti begs Kaka not to join Real Madrid


June 4th, 2009 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 4 (ANI): New Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti made a dramatic phone call to Brazilian football star Kaka, begging him not to join Spanish club Real Madrid.Ancelotti rang up ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

‘Barah Aana’ superbly highlights vulnerabilities of migrants(IANS Film Review; Rating: ***)


March 21st, 2009 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Film: "Barah Aana"; Director: Raja Menon; Cast: Neseeruddin Shah, Vijay Raaz, Arjun Mathur, Tannishtha Chatterjee; Rating: ***A mellow, mirthful and at times moving story of three north Indian migrants, ... Read more...

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Irrfan to take haircutting lessons for ‘Billo Barber’


July 6th, 2008 - 12:08 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, July 6 (IANS) Actor Irrfan Khan plays the title role in Priyadarshan's "Billo Barber" and says he will learn the art of haircutting from a roadside barber to ... Read more...

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Bollywood director wants Katrina Kaif to play Scarlett Keeling in movie


May 3rd, 2008 - 1:37 pm ICT by admin
London, May 3 (ANI): A director from the Indian film industry is hoping that Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif will play the role of Scarlett Keeling the 15-year-old British girl whose bruised, ... Read more...

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