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Apr 06, 2017
Taapsee Pannu's role in Naam Shabana is an indication of the new Hindi film heroine’s cloutNaam Shabana is — in a way — a coronation of Taapsee Pannu as an icon for Bollywood’s newfound love for onscreen feminism.
Jan 21, 2017
Bihar: Human chain just the beginning of alcohol-free society; prepare people for actual changeThe motive behind the human chain is to ensure that the liquor ban is made successful in the state and that our society is made free from the distressing clutches of alcohol addiction, says Harivansh, a co-ordinator of the anti-alcohol human chains in Bihar
Sep 28, 2016
We should be proud of a film like Udta Punjab, regardless of those plagiarism claimsDoes Udta Punjab get no credit for changing the way we consume so-called "serious" films? For the conversations it opened about drugs, heroin, border control, politics in Punjab and even film censorship?
Sep 12, 2016
Kochi substance abuse skyrockets: Kerala government points to worrying trends of drug useThe state’s financial capital, Kochi may soon be christened ‘narcotics’ own city’ if the latest figures released by the state government is anything to go by.
Sep 07, 2016
Akira's 20 cr box office collection: How it compares to 2016's heroine-centric filmsHow does Akira's opening weekend box office collection compare to other heroine-centric films from 2016, like Neerja, Jai Gangajaal, Sarbjit and Happy Bhag Jayegi?
Aug 07, 2016
Far from picture perfect: How Bollywood film posters depict actressesThe last few years have been marked by positive portrayals of women in cinema, and better representation of women onscreen. How women appear on posters is merely a reflection of the attitude to their presence in cinema. Will the figure of the wilting heroine badly in need of an energy shot gradually disappear from posters of Bollywood films?
Jul 13, 2016
BSF seizes 21 kg heroin smuggled from PakistanThe smugglers hurled packets of heroin across the border fence into Indian territory. However the smugglers managed to escape.
Jul 07, 2016
The year of the woman in Bollywood? Hmm, keep that champagne on holdThe success of Neerja alone might prompt those who are frustrated with male-dominated Bollywood’s traditional obduracy to stand up on a table in a crowded restaurant and do an exultant jig.
Jun 16, 2016
Udta India: Check out the country's drug menace in five chartsThe Udta Punjab row brought India's focus on to the state of drug menace in the state. But the issue is not restricted only to Punjab.
Jun 10, 2016
'Udta Punjab' fiasco: The drug menace is very real; censoring won't helpThere is enough statistical and empirical evidence to show that Punjab is in the midst of a drug time-bomb.