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Katiyabaaz review Small-town India at its electric, despairing best

Aug 22, 2014

Katiyabaaz review Small-town India at its electric, despairing best

By the end of Katiyabaaz, like the audience, Maheshwari is able to escape Kanpur, albeit with scratches and scars. Loha Singh, however, has nowhere to go but up a pole and close to the high voltage wires. #VeryCloseUp #Fahad Mustafa #Deepti Kakkar #Katiyabaaz #Mumbai Film Festival 2013
Emraan's debut international film Tigers to premiere at Toronto film fest

Aug 20, 2014

Emraan's debut international film Tigers to premiere at Toronto film fest

Tigers" is a based-on-fact drama in which a young salesman, who is devastated when he discovers the effects of the infant formula he's peddling, challenges the system and the powers that be. #Bollywood #movies #Entertainment #Emraan Hashmi #Toronto International Film Festival #TIFF #Danis Tanovic
Katiyabaaz Filmmakers talk about documenting Kanpur's battle for electricity

Aug 20, 2014

Katiyabaaz Filmmakers talk about documenting Kanpur's battle for electricity

This documentary about the terrible power situation in the industrial centre of Kanpur unfolds with all the drama and charm of a feature film. #VeryCloseUp #Fahad Mustafa #Deepti Kakkar #Katiyabaaz #Mumbai Film Festival 2013
Photos Mumbai govindas celebrate Janmashtami by breaking the Dahi Handi

Aug 18, 2014

Photos Mumbai govindas celebrate Janmashtami by breaking the Dahi Handi

The breaking of the Dahi Handi to celebrate the birth of Lord Krishna has always marked Janmashtami festivities in Mumbai. Like every year, human pyramids were formed across the city to celebrate the Dahi Handi festival. The perk for climbing the pyramid is the prize money. Here are some images. #Mumbai #ImagesOfTheDay #dahi handi #Janmashtami #Govinda #Dahi Handi festival #govindas
Mumbai ABVP forces St Xavier's College to withdraw invitation to Dalit activist

Aug 14, 2014

Mumbai ABVP forces St Xavier's College to withdraw invitation to Dalit activist

St Xavier's College, Mumbai, was forced by Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) to withdraw an invitation to Dalit activist and singer Sheetal Sathe. #India #BJP #NewsTracker #Maoists #Naxalite #Mumbai #Maharashtra #ABVP #Naxals #College #St. Xavier's College #Sheetal Sathe #Malhar #college festival #KKM

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Mumbai: Get cuss words ready, pothole days are upon us again

Jun 04, 2013

Mumbai: Get cuss words ready, pothole days are upon us again

The civic body has announced mapping of roads with potholes before the rains. Rest assured, little will be different from earlier years. #Mumbai #Civic body #OnOurMinds #Ganapati festival
Kamal Haasan to Ashis Nandy: Tragedy of hypersensitive India

Jan 27, 2013

Kamal Haasan to Ashis Nandy: Tragedy of hypersensitive India

Really, why do we feel so easily hurt? Can there be benchmarks for any collective identity since all groups -- religious, ethnic, income or gender -- have all shades of people? #HowThisWorks #Jaipur Literature Festival #Ashis Nandy #Kamal Haasan

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Kamal Haasan to Ashis Nandy: Tragedy of hypersensitive India

Aug 21, 2014

Toronto Film Festival to celebrate 'Bill Murray Day'

This might be one day Bill Murray won’t mind reliving over and over again. The movie star will be honored with “Bill Murray Day” at this year’s Toronto Film Festival, with Sept. 5 designated as the date dedicated to all things Murray... #Toronto #Bill Murray
Kamal Haasan to Ashis Nandy: Tragedy of hypersensitive India

Aug 21, 2014

Toronto Film Festival to celebrate 'Bill Murray Day'

This might be one day Bill Murray won’t mind reliving over and over again. The movie star will be honored with “Bill Murray Day” at this year’s Toronto Film Festival, with Sept. 5 designated as the date dedicated to all things Murray... #Toronto #Bill Murray
Kamal Haasan to Ashis Nandy: Tragedy of hypersensitive India

Aug 22, 2014

Bill Murray Just Got His Own Holiday, And All Is Finally Right With The World

Bill Murray fans rejoice! The much-loved comedian officially has his own day, as the Toronto International Film Festival has declared September 5 as Bill Murray Day. TIFF kicks off September 4th, and will feature free public screenings of classic Mur... #Toronto #Bill Murray