Indian films that sparked the critic in me: Ramu Kariat’s Chemmeen remains misunderstood and misrepresented – even by its admirers
Apart from the immense critical acclaim and box-office success Chemmeen reportedly earned on its release, it also became the first south Indian film to win the National Award for Best Feature Film.
Engineering student in Karnataka's Raichur found hanging from a tree amid reports of rape and murder; police arrest one
The Karnataka Police has found the body of an engineering student from Raichur who was reportedly raped and murdered and forced to write a suicide letter. Latest reports have said that the Karnataka police has arrested one person in connection to the case. According to local media reports, the victim's body was found hanging at the Manik Prabhu Temple in the city, days after she went missing.
Mohanlal, Priyadarshan to reunite for Marakkar: the Lion of Arabian Sea; shooting will begin on 1 December
Mohanlal's Marakkar: the Lion of Arabian Sea tells the tale of Kunhali Marakkar, the famous naval chief of the Zamorin of Calicut, often known for organising the first naval defense of the Indian coast
Sixteen persons have been arrested in connection with the lynching to death of a tribal man for allegedly stealing articles from some shops in Palakkad district even as the Centre sought a report from the state over the incident.
The only recourse Nikita and Madhu could think of was suicide, which is a painfully glaring indicator of how differently sexual harassment is seen by victims, perpetrators and observers.
The case of Nikita Duhan (17) and her friend Madhu (16) assumes significance because in their suicide notes they not only point fingers at their stalkers, but also at the society that often hold girls responsible for crimes against them.
Several B-town beauties were present at the opening of Queenie Dhody's jewellery store in Bandra, Mumbai on Wednesday. As the stars got off their cars, they were greeted by urchins who had lined up to catch a glimpse of them. Here are the images.