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Full text PM Narendra Modi's world exclusive interview with CNN's Zakaria

Sep 22, 2014

Full text PM Narendra Modi's world exclusive interview with CNN's Zakaria

Praising the essence of democracy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that because of India's democratic principles he has been fortunate enough to become its premier. #Economy #India #China #GDP #Terrorism #US #Al-Qaeda #Narendra Modi #VeryCloseUp #Indian Muslims #Dignity of women #Golden Bird
Democracy is our commitment and a great legacy, says Modi

Sep 21, 2014

Democracy is our commitment and a great legacy, says Modi

The prime minister also gave further illustration how democracy is not an impediment to growth but actually a booster to it. #Economy #India #China #Narendra Modi #VeryCloseUp #Democracy #Growth
Key takeaways in PM Narendra Modi's first exclusive world interview

Sep 21, 2014

Key takeaways in PM Narendra Modi's first exclusive world interview

In course of the interview, the prime minister also spoke at length about IndiaUS ties, about China being a difficult neighbour to handle and also about Al Qaeda's threat to India. #India #China #US #Al-Qaeda #Narendra Modi #Afghanistan #Yoga #VeryCloseUp #Indian Muslims
India-US ties expands beyond limits of New Delhi and Washington, says Modi

Sep 19, 2014

India-US ties expands beyond limits of New Delhi and Washington, says Modi

While accepting that the India-US ties have been through many ups and downs, Modi was confident that the ties have taken a new shape in first decade of the 21st century. #India #US #Al-Qaeda #Narendra Modi #diplomacy #Afghanistan #VeryCloseUp #Indian Muslims
Vinod Rai exclusive Despite personal attacks, I never thought of quitting

Sep 18, 2014

Vinod Rai exclusive Despite personal attacks, I never thought of quitting

Firstpost editors R Jagannathan and Akshaya Mishra met Rai to get him to talk about the big number and other issues raised by him in his book. Excerpts from the interview: #2G scam #TheySaidIt #UPA government #VeryCloseUp #Comptroller and Auditor General #Vinod Rai #Sanjay Nirupam #Congress government #Former CAG
Meet Prince charming Fawad Khan Pak's rockstar and a Bollywood debutant

Sep 17, 2014

Meet Prince charming Fawad Khan Pak's rockstar and a Bollywood debutant

Here are selected excerpts of an interview with the man behind Rajkumar Vikram Rathore of Khoobsurat. #Sonam Kapoor #VeryCloseUp #Omkara #Khoobsurat #Fawad Khan #Khuda Ke Liye
Rana Daggubati talks about Baahubali and acting with Akshay Kumar in Baby

Sep 11, 2014

Rana Daggubati talks about Baahubali and acting with Akshay Kumar in Baby

Currently shooting for Neeraj Pandeys Baby with Akshay Kumar, Daggubati spoke about what success means to him. #Akshay Kumar #VeryCloseUp #Rana Daggubati #Neeraj Pandey #Baahubali #Chuttalabbayi
Music composer Yuvan Shankar Raja talks about dad Ilaiyaraja, converting to Islam

Sep 02, 2014

Music composer Yuvan Shankar Raja talks about dad Ilaiyaraja, converting to Islam

Raja has made his foray into Bollywood with the music for Emraan Hashmis Raja Natwarlal and says he is ready to head to Hollywood. #Islam #VeryCloseUp #A.R. Rahman #Kunal Deshmukh #Raja Natwarlal #Ilaiyaraja
Katiyabaaz Filmmakers talk about documenting Kanpur's battle for electricity

Aug 28, 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
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