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BJP lashes out at Rajasthan government after MP Ranjeeta Koli claims attack by mafia
India

BJP lashes out at Rajasthan government after MP Ranjeeta Koli claims attack by mafia

BJP MP from Rajasthan Ranjeeta Koli on Monday went on a sit-in protest in Bharatpur against illegal mining and claimed that her car was attacked by the mining mafia on Sunday in an attempt to kill her

The Godfather gave me an identity that was hard to cope with: Al Pacino opens up on 50 years of his breakthrough film
Entertainment

The Godfather gave me an identity that was hard to cope with: Al Pacino opens up on 50 years of his breakthrough film

“It’s hard to explain in today’s world — to explain who I was at that time, and the bolt of lightning that The Godfather was,” Al Pacino says.

The Godfather turns 50: How Francis Ford Coppola's seminal gangster film imitated and inspired life
Entertainment

The Godfather turns 50: How Francis Ford Coppola's seminal gangster film imitated and inspired life

Generations of mobsters have looked to The Godfather for inspiration, validation, and as a playbook for how to speak and act and dress.

Dangals of Crime, two-part docuseries on Discovery+, shines a light on the mafia embedded in Indian wrestling
Entertainment

Dangals of Crime, two-part docuseries on Discovery+, shines a light on the mafia embedded in Indian wrestling

Olympian Sushil Kumar's recent arrest was not a case of a bad apple. It was a symptom of something systemic — the inextricable links between wrestling and organised crime in Delhi-NCR and adjacent regions.

Word from the Mob: Why dialogues of The Godfather trilogy have stood the test of time
Entertainment

Word from the Mob: Why dialogues of The Godfather trilogy have stood the test of time

Here is looking at the dialogues of The Godfather films that have inspired similar lines in numerous films across the globe. We choose not to rank these.

Uttar Pradesh Assembly election result 2022: Why BJP is celebrating its UP win with bulldozers
Politics

Uttar Pradesh Assembly election result 2022: Why BJP is celebrating its UP win with bulldozers

BJP workers and supporters used #BulldozerBaba and sat atop the machine to celebrate the party’s resounding victory in Uttar Pradesh

UP polls: Imprisoned mafia will be released if Samajwadi Party voted to power, says Amit Shah
India

UP polls: Imprisoned mafia will be released if Samajwadi Party voted to power, says Amit Shah

The home minister was speaking at a rally in Azamgarh, which goes to poll in the seventh phase of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections, slated to be held on 7 March

How pan-India releases like RRR, Pushpa are playing villain to the Kannada industry
Entertainment

How pan-India releases like RRR, Pushpa are playing villain to the Kannada industry

A theatrical release and having a box office win is still a big challenge for #Kannada cine industry as pan India movies sweep off several theatres for a long time

Life under Taliban: For Afghans, constant fear of retribution mingles with relief from having to pay bribes
World

Life under Taliban: For Afghans, constant fear of retribution mingles with relief from having to pay bribes

The current regime is a stark contrast to the government it ousted, which was notoriously rife with bribery, embezzlement and graft

Mafia: Definitive Edition review | 2002 gangster classic returns bigger, badder and bolder
Gaming

Mafia: Definitive Edition review | 2002 gangster classic returns bigger, badder and bolder

Hangar 13's ground-up remake of 2002's Mafia releases on 25 September on PS4, Xbox One and PC

Mafia: Definitive Edition gameplay reveal shows off shiny new graphics, lighting engine and more
News & Analysis

Mafia: Definitive Edition gameplay reveal shows off shiny new graphics, lighting engine and more

Mafia: Definitive Edition completes the remastering of the original trilogy. The 'definitive editions' of Mafia II and III released on 19 May this year.

Fourteen-minute gameplay of Mafia: Definitive Edition leaked before revised 25 September launch date
News & Analysis

Fourteen-minute gameplay of Mafia: Definitive Edition leaked before revised 25 September launch date

The ground-up rebuild is seeing delays in launch due to challenges stemming from the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

Mafia review: ZEE5 thriller series is unable to rise above its confusing execution
Entertainment

Mafia review: ZEE5 thriller series is unable to rise above its confusing execution

Mafia, directed by Birsa Dasgupta, relates the story of six estranged friends whose reunion turns into a nightmare when their past crimes threaten to overturn their present cushy lives.

The Friday List: From a workshop on writing personal histories to solving a murder mystery, your weekly calendar of virtual events
Arts & Culture

The Friday List: From a workshop on writing personal histories to solving a murder mystery, your weekly calendar of virtual events

Every Friday, we'll bring you a curated list of online experiences — performances, talks, tours, screenings — to mark on your weekly calendar.

When friends turn enemies, mayhem is next | MAFIA ZEE5
Brands

When friends turn enemies, mayhem is next | MAFIA ZEE5

Catch MAFIA, the new ZEE5 Original, if you are in the mood for a genuine suspense thriller.

From Lijo Jose Pellissery's Churuli to Abhishek Bachchan's Breathe 2, trailers released this week
Entertainment

From Lijo Jose Pellissery's Churuli to Abhishek Bachchan's Breathe 2, trailers released this week

New trailer include those of Lijo Jose Pellissery's new Malayalam film Churuli, and Abhishek Bachchan's digital debut Breathe 2 on Amazon Prime Video India

Mafia: Chapter I movie review — Arun Vijay's thriller is an uber-stylish film with a wafer-thin plot
Entertainment

Mafia: Chapter I movie review — Arun Vijay's thriller is an uber-stylish film with a wafer-thin plot

Mafia showcases a face-off between the Narcotics Control Bureau chief Aryan and Diwakar, a drug lord masquerading as a respectable businessman

Trance, Ayushmann Khurrana's Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan, Bhoot, Mafia, Bheeshma: Know Your Releases
Entertainment

Trance, Ayushmann Khurrana's Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan, Bhoot, Mafia, Bheeshma: Know Your Releases

This week, two of the most anticipated Hindi movies, Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan and Bhoot, will release, along with Mafia, Trance, and Bheeshma.

Mafia director Karthick Naren on making a Narcos-style film for Tamil audience, and his next with Dhanush
Entertainment

Mafia director Karthick Naren on making a Narcos-style film for Tamil audience, and his next with Dhanush

Karthick Naren discusses wrapping a commercial entertainer like Mafia - Chapter 1 in a short span, and why the stalling of Naragasooran did not bog him down.

Most awaited Tamil films of 2020, from Rajinikanth's untitled film to Vijay's Master and Soorarai Pottru
Entertainment

Most awaited Tamil films of 2020, from Rajinikanth's untitled film to Vijay's Master and Soorarai Pottru

This year in Tamil cinema seems to offer an intriguing film in the pipeline from almost every actor out there.