17 June, 2016 8:52 AM Udta Punjab Movie Review
Abhishek Chaubey's Udta Punjab is littered with standout scenes, but none matches the sledgehammer impact of the climax. Sudden, quick on the draw and stunningly to the point, it brings the curtains down on a profane, dystopic vision of a state that was once India's bread basket but is today burdened with a whole slew of problems, not the least of which 183
26 May, 2016 11:23 PM Rewarding to Have Two of My Films Releasing in June: Diljit Dosanjh
Mumbai: Actor Diljit Dosanjh finds it "rewarding" that two of his films 'Udta Punjab' and 'SardaarJi 2' is set to release in June. "It's rewarding to have two of my biggest films releasing this June in a weeks gap. I am hoping both the films find tremendous success and audiences should like the work we have put in for both these projects,” Diljit said in a statement 163
11 May, 2016 12:02 AM IAS topper from Delhi wants to bring gender equality to Haryana
The road outside Type 5 of the BSNL colony in Gole Market did not show any signs of the mayhem that was unfolding inside the second floor of one of the buildings. Outside the building, media vans jostled for space with plastic chairs lined up. A neighbour from the building next door was seen speaking to a bunch of enthusiastic teenagers. "Now you have an idol in your colony 217
25 March, 2016 12:17 AM Vikalpam portrays tensions in family relationships
The film, made by Revenue Dept. employees, will be released in April In a rare initiative involving employees of the Revenue Department in Palakkad district, a feature film that dwells deep into the district’s unique traditions is getting ready for release. The 2.15-hour-long film, titled Vikalpam , will be released across the State in the second week of April 206
23 March, 2016 5:42 AM Why I am an atheist: Full text of Bhagat Singh's legendary essay
March 23 was a seminal day in Indian history. On this day, Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev were sentenced to death in the Lahore conspiracy case and were hanged around 7:30 PM on 1931. Their execution proved a pivotal moment in India’s battle for freedom. What set Bhagat Singh apart from many of his comrades was his clarity of thought, his steadfast 215
8 February, 2016 4:18 AM Don't miss Bollywood flashback at Auto Expo 2016!
New Delhi: There is something for all at the 13th Auto Expo currently underway at Greater Noida in Uttar Praesh. Not just car and bike fans, even the hind film enthusiasts can expect to get a taste of Bollywood masala in one of the corners of the Auto Expo 2016. A Bollywood gallery at the expo features some of the most popular vehicles from the yesteryears' 26
5 February, 2016 10:02 AM Sonu Nigam reacts to Jet Airways cabin crew suspension, calls it 'real intolerance'
NEW DELHI: Singer Sonu Nigam has termed Jet Airways' decision to suspend the entire cabin crew of a flight for allowing him to use the public address system of an aircraft to entertain the passengers with a few songs as "real intolerance" The incident had happened on a January 4 flight from Jodhpur to Mumbai, on which Sonu was also travelling 22
5 February, 2016 4:33 AM Jet Airways Crew Grounded Over Sonu Nigam's Mid-Air Concert
New Delhi: The entire cabin crew of a flight on which singer Sonu Nigam sang on the flight announcement system has been grounded while an inquiry is conducted, Jet Airways has said in a statement. The airline has called the impromptu concert by the popular Bollywood singer "misuse" of the system and said the crew will be given "corrective training to reinforce 25
4 February, 2016 8:42 PM Brazil, Jamaica find clever ways to focus attention on Zika threat
Brazil's President promises to defeat Zika virus (CNN)If you visit the official Brazilian government website of www.brasil.gov.br, you will probably wonder if it has been hacked. The site, it seems, has been infested by mosquitoes who seem to have just had a very satisfying meal. Their bellies seem red and engorged. But the insects flying across the top of the website 130
2 February, 2016 3:33 PM Ranveer Sings For Deepika, Talks About 'Looking Into Her Eyes'
For a few seconds, Ranveer Singh hijacked co-star Deepika Padukone's moment at the NDTV Indian of the Year 2015 awards as he sang to her. He hummed a few lines from a song from their latest film Bajirao Mastani and said, "Deepika is a very generous co-star. You just need to look into her eyes and the scene will happen." Accepting the award for Actor 22