Sunday, April 26, 2015| Latest E-book
You are here:
VeryCloseUp
#

VeryCloseUp

Articles

A coming of age film of a horny teenager, only in a wheelchair: Shonali Bose on Margarita With A Straw

Apr 16, 2015

A coming of age film of a horny teenager, only in a wheelchair: Shonali Bose on Margarita With A Straw

Margarita with a Straw should not have been an easy film to watch. Its about disability, coming out, loss, discrimination, feminism. But theres something vulnerable at its core that lights the film up with unexpected charm. #VeryCloseUp #Kalki Koechlin #Shonali Bose #Margarita with A Straw
Our guiding force is anti-corruption: Manish Sisodia unveils AAP's plans for Delhi in exclusive Q&A

Apr 16, 2015

Our guiding force is anti-corruption: Manish Sisodia unveils AAP's plans for Delhi in exclusive Q&A

Firstpost caught up with Delhis Deputy Chief Minister who shared AAP Governments vision for Delhiites over the next few years. #India #Delhi #VeryCloseUp #water #Manish Sisodia #Pollution #AAP #Delhi Pollution #Delhi electricity #lobby groups
Watch: Kalki Koechlin talks about being differently-abled in Margarita With A Straw

Apr 09, 2015

Watch: Kalki Koechlin talks about being differently-abled in Margarita With A Straw

Margarita With A Straw is hoping for a commercial release next week, but it has already done the rounds of film festivals. Koechlin has received several accolades for her performance. #VeryCloseUp #Q&A #Kalki Koechlin #Shonali Bose #Margarita with A Straw
Our favourite Aussie dish: Masterchef 2014 winner Brent Owens on Medu vada, beef ban and more

Apr 01, 2015

Our favourite Aussie dish: Masterchef 2014 winner Brent Owens on Medu vada, beef ban and more

Brent Owens talks about what life is like behind the scenes at Masterchef, what he would do to recreate a classic Indian dish, and also what happened to the top knot! #VeryCloseUp #Television #MasterChef Australia #Masterchef India #beef ban #Brent Owens #Masterchef Australia 2014 #Cooking shows
Actor Simbu upset his films aren't coming out, complains about Kollywood politics

Mar 23, 2015

Actor Simbu upset his films aren't coming out, complains about Kollywood politics

Simbu started acting at the age of three. He started his career by appearing in his father, actor-producer-singer-director T Rajendars film, Uravai Kaatha Kili in 1984. #VeryCloseUp #Simbu #Gautham Menon #Kollywood #Vettai Mannan
Acceptance of BJP among Muslims has increased, claims Assam BJP chief

Mar 20, 2015

Acceptance of BJP among Muslims has increased, claims Assam BJP chief

In a freewheeling chat with Firstpost, Assam BJP chief Siddhartha Bhattacharya, who took over as state president in August 2014, talks about the challenges and opportunities for the party in the state. #Politics #Congress #BJP #AGP #AIUDF #Assam #VeryCloseUp #States #Muslims #Himanta Biswa Sarma #Sarbananda Sonowal #Bodoland People's Front #BPF #Siddhartha Bhattacharya #Bijoya Chakraborty
In Memoriam: Suzette Jordan on her battle to stop being the 'Park street rape victim'

Mar 13, 2015

In Memoriam: Suzette Jordan on her battle to stop being the 'Park street rape victim'

The journey back from being 'the Park Street rape victim' to becoming Suzette Jordan once again has been tortuous. Rape makes news but the grueling aftermath often wreaks a whole other trauma. #Mamata Banerjee #Kolkata #VeryCloseUp #Violence against women #Barasat rape #Suzette Jordan #Park Street rape victim #Discrimination against women
From bubbly actress to a debutant producer: Anushka Sharma talks about Bollywood biases

Mar 11, 2015

From bubbly actress to a debutant producer: Anushka Sharma talks about Bollywood biases

Sharma isnt just breaking the mould by wearing the producer cap at the peak of her career. Shes among the new heroines of Bollywood who arent nervous about talking money and demanding more. #Shah Rukh Khan #Anushka Sharma #VeryCloseUp #Anurag Kashyap #Jab Tak Hai Jaan #budget 2015 #NH10
At 6.9% growth, new GDP formula gives Chidu's budget a post-facto boost

Jan 30, 2015

At 6.9% growth, new GDP formula gives Chidu's budget a post-facto boost

The government is planning to change the method of calculating GDP from this year. This will impact growth and deficit numbers marginally. #VeryCloseUp #National Sample Survey #GDP At Factor Cost #Gross Value Added #Central Statistical Commission #Pronob Sen
NEW EBOOK