Articles by Rajyasree Sen
Oct 16, 2015
Konkona Sen Sharma and Tillottama Shome show opposites do attract in the sparkling 'Nayantara's Necklace'Nayantara's Necklace is also about a woman and her desires, but in a very different way. The film stars two of the finest actresses we have in India.
Oct 14, 2015
Just what culture minister ordered: Playboy turns coy, will not publish nudes anymoreFrom March 2016, Playboy ‘bunnies’ will simply be women in “provocative” poses, in photographs that are about as racy as the dodgier content available on Instagram.
Oct 06, 2015
Thank you, Priyanka Chopra, for showing Indian actresses aren't boring in QuanticoWith Quantico, Priyanka Chopra has shown international audiences that Indian actresses can play regular women with the same aplomb with which they play the artificial characters of Bollywood.
Oct 01, 2015
Talvar review: A must see whodunnit based on Aarushi-Hemraj murdersHats off to Gulzar and Bharadwaj for their digging and making a documentary thriller, a genre that is largely unexplored in Indian mainstream cinema.
Sep 26, 2015
Here's why a signed flag from Modi isn't the best gift for President ObamaModi as every news channel and newspaper and his own Twitter feed has told us, is in New York where he was “hosting a meal for CEOs of Fortune 500 companies at the Waldorf Astoria”.
Sep 21, 2015
Choose shampoo like you'd choose a boyfriend: The problem with Sonam Kapoor's advice to womenIf there’s one thing that we know thanks to social media, it’s Sonam Kapoor ’s talent for lateral thinking.
Sep 11, 2015
Sexism by instant noodle: just who is Maggi targeting with #WeMissYouToo?Unlike the white noise that emanated from Nestle when the crisis hit them, now with a new Managing Director at its helm, Nestle has seemingly planned to kill us softly not with noodles, but with really strange videos.
Sep 07, 2015
Gujarat to roll out animal care lessons in schools: Who'll teach state governments that kill dogs?But cruelty to animals and the perception that they’re easily disposable is not a South Of The Vindhyas prerogative. It’s a national phenomenon. I’ve written before about how people in the gated colony I live in don’t think twice about shooting off mails to each other about how they would be more than happy to go out and shoot the colony strays with their pistols.
Sep 04, 2015
Everybody loves Raymond, but everybody doesn't love 'Sumit Sambhal Lega', at least not yetFor a remake of Everyone Loves Raymond, the dialogues in Sumit Sambhal Lega are neither particularly funny nor sparkling.
Aug 31, 2015
Look Who's Talking With Niranjan Iyengar will make you long for Simi GarewalLook Who’s Talking is shot in a restaurant, and ends with the stars and Niranjan taking a selfie – this is as far from serious interviewing as possible.