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Chunky Panday on being part of Saaho, reprising role in Housefull 4, and giving advice to daughter Ananya
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Chunky Panday on being part of Saaho, reprising role in Housefull 4, and giving advice to daughter Ananya

Chunky Panday admits Saaho was the first time he had to keep aloof to get into the skin of his character Devraj.

Begusarai police file case against Giriraj Singh for violating poll code, BJP candidate had 'hurt' Muslim sentiments with 'green flags' remark
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Begusarai police file case against Giriraj Singh for violating poll code, BJP candidate had 'hurt' Muslim sentiments with 'green flags' remark

Rashtriya Janata Dal leader and former deputy chief minister of Bihar, Tejashwi Yadav, on Wednesday had said Begusarai BJP candidate Giriraj Singh’s demand to ban green flags is an insult to the tricolour.

IFFI 2018: Akshay Kumar, Chitrangada Singh will attend film festival to present their sports-centric films
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IFFI 2018: Akshay Kumar, Chitrangada Singh will attend film festival to present their sports-centric films

The films from the sports section of IFFI 2018 to be screened at the event are Gold, Soorma, Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, 1983, Mary Kom and MSD: The Untold Story..

From Tumhari Sulu to Lipstick Under My Burkha, women-led films were Bollywood's heroes of 2017
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From Tumhari Sulu to Lipstick Under My Burkha, women-led films were Bollywood's heroes of 2017

2017 showed that mainstream Hindi cinema finally seemed to get its act right with women-led films | #YearInReview

Begum Jaan shows how Vidya Balan has been pigeonholed into doing seemingly 'serious' roles
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Begum Jaan shows how Vidya Balan has been pigeonholed into doing seemingly 'serious' roles

It is time someone offered Vidya Balan a well-written comedy and got her to explore further the sardonic streak the actress gave to her depiction of Reshma/Silk in The Dirty Picture.

Begum Jaan: What went wrong with Rajkahini's Bollywood counterpart?
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Begum Jaan: What went wrong with Rajkahini's Bollywood counterpart?

As a Bollywood remake, Begum Jaan fails to rebuild the same essence and integrity of the bengali original Rajkahini.

Begum Jaan box office collection: Vidya Balan-starrer earns Rs 11.48 cr on opening weekend
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Begum Jaan box office collection: Vidya Balan-starrer earns Rs 11.48 cr on opening weekend

Vidya Balan's Begum Jaan is expected to start earning later this week owing to its modest budget of approximately Rs 16 crore.

Begum Jaan's message about rape and its survivors is deeply troubling: Here's why
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Begum Jaan's message about rape and its survivors is deeply troubling: Here's why

Begum Jaan isn’t so much a testament to headstrong women fighting their ground as it is a thoroughly misguided insinuation that certain kinds of sacrifice are more powerful and honourable than others. And that the alternative — of being raped and surviving rape — is worse than death.

Vidya Balan on Begum Jaan: 'The Bengali version was far more graphic and bold'
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Vidya Balan on Begum Jaan: 'The Bengali version was far more graphic and bold'

Vidya Balan on why she agreed to do Begum Jaan, how it is different from Rajkahini, and more.

Begum Jaan movie review: Vidya Balan and feminism deserve better than this soulless film
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Begum Jaan movie review: Vidya Balan and feminism deserve better than this soulless film

It is bad enough that Begum Jaan is confused about what it wants to say. What is worse is that it is so pretentious and superficial, that it fails to plow past its grand intent to find a soul.

Begum Jaan movie review LIVE: All bow down to Vidya Balan, the begum who means business
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Begum Jaan movie review LIVE: All bow down to Vidya Balan, the begum who means business

When the madam of a brothel, Begum Jaan (Vidya Balan) is served an eviction notice by the government as the Radcliffe Line, dividing India and Pakistan, is to pass through her property, she decides to stay on, and fight

Begum Jaan not even viewed by Pakistan censor board for clearance, informs Mahesh Bhatt
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Begum Jaan not even viewed by Pakistan censor board for clearance, informs Mahesh Bhatt

Mahesh Bhatt wishes that Pakistan censor board would have at least considered Begum Jaan for their viewing and consequent thetarical release there.

Chunky Pandey on Begum Jaan: 'I am most scared that my villainous role came naturally to me'
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Chunky Pandey on Begum Jaan: 'I am most scared that my villainous role came naturally to me'

Chunky Pandey recalls how people asked him to audition like Aakhiri Pasta, his character in Houseful, for Begum Jaan.

Like Vidya Balan's Begum Jaan, these books and films also chronicle the Partition of India
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Like Vidya Balan's Begum Jaan, these books and films also chronicle the Partition of India

From Faiz Ahmed Faiz's Subh-e-azadi to Khushwant Singh's Train to Pakistan, here is a list of books and films that capture the pain and pathos of Partition.

Vidya Balan's Begum Jaan, Fate of the Furious, Aftermath: Know your releases
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Vidya Balan's Begum Jaan, Fate of the Furious, Aftermath: Know your releases

This week's box office battle is Vidya Balan vs. Vin Diesel vs. Arnold Schwarzenegger.

Begum Jaan declared tax-free in Jharkhand for promotion of state as film destination
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Begum Jaan declared tax-free in Jharkhand for promotion of state as film destination

Begum Jaan was shot extensively in Jharkhand, thus promoting the state as a suitable destination for film shooting.

In Vidya Balan, we finally have a realistic and spunky Bollywood star to look up to
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In Vidya Balan, we finally have a realistic and spunky Bollywood star to look up to

The biggest reason why Vidya Balan is so awesome, is because she's unabashed about being herself.

Watch Vidya Balan live on Firstpost talking about Begum Jaan, movies and more
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Watch Vidya Balan live on Firstpost talking about Begum Jaan, movies and more

In a first of a kind live audience interaction video that was streamed on Facebook, Firstpost interviewed Vidya Balan ahead of her movie Begum Jaan's release.

Gossip Guy: Vidya Balan, Gauhar Khan and Pallavi Sharda get chatty about Begum Jaan
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Gossip Guy: Vidya Balan, Gauhar Khan and Pallavi Sharda get chatty about Begum Jaan

In this episode of Gossip Guy, Renil Abraham and the cast of Begum Jaan could not stop laughing