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Mythology for the Millennial: Narada may be a trickster, but he deserved better than a life of illusions
Life

Mythology for the Millennial: Narada may be a trickster, but he deserved better than a life of illusions

While the Norsemen have Loki as their trickster, Hindu mythology has its very own Narada, not a god, but a sage hobnobbing with the who's who of the divine world.

IFFLA 2019: From Neon to Tungrus and Searching for Saraswati, the best short films at the Los Angeles festival
Entertainment

IFFLA 2019: From Neon to Tungrus and Searching for Saraswati, the best short films at the Los Angeles festival

The Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles (IFFLA), 2019, presented ten short films as part of its official program. It featured the work of filmmakers seeking to engage with the contemporary concerns of Indians.

Voot Original Shortcuts: From Ishq Ki Googly to Maya, seven best short films from a diverse, inventive anthology
Entertainment

Voot Original Shortcuts: From Ishq Ki Googly to Maya, seven best short films from a diverse, inventive anthology

Voot's Shortcuts is a curated section that is currently offering 12 films ranging from 12 to 20 minutes long — the perfect duration to fill those idle minutes.

Iravaakaalam director Ashwin on upcoming film starring Taapsee: Game Over will be a thriller but not a sequel to Maya
Entertainment

Iravaakaalam director Ashwin on upcoming film starring Taapsee: Game Over will be a thriller but not a sequel to Maya

Tamil filmmakers haven’t given enough good films to Taapsee, says Game Over director Ashwin Saravanan

Model-turned-actress Aarshi Banerjee on making her debut in French auteur Mia Hansen-Løve's film, Maya
Entertainment

Model-turned-actress Aarshi Banerjee on making her debut in French auteur Mia Hansen-Løve's film, Maya

Aarshi Banerjee opens up about her debut film Maya and working with Mia Hansen-Løve

Berlinale 2018: Matangi/Maya/M.I.A is a fascinating political documentary on the fiesty Srilankan musician
Entertainment

Berlinale 2018: Matangi/Maya/M.I.A is a fascinating political documentary on the fiesty Srilankan musician

A US-UK-Sri Lanka co-production, Matangi/Maya/M.I.A also won the World Cinema Documentary Special Jury Award at the Sundance Film Festival. It was screened as part of Berlinale 2018.

Punjab National Bank scam: It's no surprise uncle-nephew duo cheated system, say traders
Business

Punjab National Bank scam: It's no surprise uncle-nephew duo cheated system, say traders

Many traders told Firstpost speaking anonymously that Modi and his uncle deliberately cheated Punjab National Bank in collusion with bank officials. While others in the trade said that it was a business strategy that did not work out well which led to the “mama-bhanja”s business going belly-up.

Ahead of Selvaraghavan's Nenjam Marapathillai, an analysis of how horror genre works for Tamil cinema
Entertainment

Ahead of Selvaraghavan's Nenjam Marapathillai, an analysis of how horror genre works for Tamil cinema

Horror, fear and a dash of comedy have come together to stand for a successful formula in Tamil cinema.

From Nayanthara to Jyothika, Kollywood's leading ladies are turning into 'heroes'
Entertainment

From Nayanthara to Jyothika, Kollywood's leading ladies are turning into 'heroes'

Many female-oriented films seen in the south film industry recently bank heavily on emotion and human values. And this is what connects with the audience – both male and female. Jyothika's 36 Vayadhinile is one such film.

Autodesk Delivers More Flexible, Pay As You Go Access To Tools
Biztech

Autodesk Delivers More Flexible, Pay As You Go Access To Tools

Autodesk, Inc. customers will now be able to pay as they go for all of the company's latest Design and Creation Suites, Autodesk 3ds Max, Autodesk Maya, and the new Autodesk Maya LT.

'Oldest' Mayan calendar discovered: World won't end in 2012
Tech

'Oldest' Mayan calendar discovered: World won't end in 2012

The researchers who helped uncover and decipher the wall's inscriptions said the Maya calendar foresaw a vast progression of time, with the December 2012 date the beginning of a new calendar cycle called a baktun.

'Oldest' Mayan calendar discovered: World won't end in 2012
News & Analysis

'Oldest' Mayan calendar discovered: World won't end in 2012

The researchers who helped uncover and decipher the wall's inscriptions said the Maya calendar foresaw a vast progression of time, with the December 2012 date the beginning of a new calendar cycle called a baktun.