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Haryana Assembly Election 2019, Nuh profile: INLD's Zakir Hussain set for steep contest as rivals put up minority candidates to wrest seat
Politics

Haryana Assembly Election 2019, Nuh profile: INLD's Zakir Hussain set for steep contest as rivals put up minority candidates to wrest seat

In 2014, it was a miss for the party as INLD's Zakir Hussain surged with a good margin of 32,796 votes. But recently, Hussain has jumped ship to the BJP and has been pitted by the saffron party for this year's election.

Salman Khan, Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Inshallah isn't the first project to fall out because of actor-director tiff
Entertainment

Salman Khan, Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Inshallah isn't the first project to fall out because of actor-director tiff

Salman Khan had reportedly agreed to do the film without even hearing the second half, and had a change of heart when Bhansali finally narrated what he had in mind.

Naach-gaana and inclusivity: Jonathan Gil Harris on how masala films reflect the idea of a pluralistic India
Life

Naach-gaana and inclusivity: Jonathan Gil Harris on how masala films reflect the idea of a pluralistic India

Author Jonathan Gil Harris on how masala films are a syncretic mix of traditions, what the significance of item songs is, and why the disappearance of single screen theatres has sounded a death knell for the genre

Yaadon Ki Baaraat: Nasir Hussain's 1973 potboiler initiated Hindi cinema's transformation into 'Bollywood'
Entertainment

Yaadon Ki Baaraat: Nasir Hussain's 1973 potboiler initiated Hindi cinema's transformation into 'Bollywood'

Prior to Yaadon Ki Baarat, the Hindi film industry was still struggling to find its unique voice in a world with diverse cinematic languages.

NatWest Series Final: 16 years since India rode on Mohammad Kaif and Yuvraj Singh's heroics to build cricketing legacy
First Cricket News

NatWest Series Final: 16 years since India rode on Mohammad Kaif and Yuvraj Singh's heroics to build cricketing legacy

Sixteen years ago on this day, Sourav Ganguly-led Indian side won the NatWest tri-series playing one of the most dramatic finals against hosts England at The Lord's.

Pro Wrestling League: Geno Petriashvili steals the show as Punjab Royals stroll past Delhi Sultans 6-1
Sports

Pro Wrestling League: Geno Petriashvili steals the show as Punjab Royals stroll past Delhi Sultans 6-1

Punjab Royals' Icon player Geno Petriashvili pulled off a dominating win to guide his side to an easy 6-1 victory over Delhi Sultans in the Pro Wrestling League at the Siri Fort Indoor Stadium on Thursday.

Asha Parekh on Nasir Hussain: Only man I ever loved, but I was not a home-breaker
Bollywood

Asha Parekh on Nasir Hussain: Only man I ever loved, but I was not a home-breaker

Yesteryear actress Asha Parekh says the late filmmaker Nasir Hussain was the only man she ever loved

From Teesri Manzil to Yaadon Ki Baaraat, Nasir Husain's cinema is celebrated in a new book
Entertainment

From Teesri Manzil to Yaadon Ki Baaraat, Nasir Husain's cinema is celebrated in a new book

The cinema of Nasir Husain — who was the creative force behind such evergreen classics as Yaadon Ki Baaraat, Teesri Manzil, Dil Deke Dekho, Caravan and more — has been chronicled in a new book by award-winning writer Akshay Manwani

Pathankot probe: NIA reveals names of four fidayeen attackers, evidence admissible in Pak court
India

Pathankot probe: NIA reveals names of four fidayeen attackers, evidence admissible in Pak court

In a major breakthrough in the Pathankot attack case, the National Investigation Agency(NIA) has identified the four fidayeen who attacked the IAF airbase and two of their Pakistan-based Jaish operators.

No entry to Imran Khan's new house
Entertainment

No entry to Imran Khan's new house

Imran Khan has been snowed under with requests from architects and interior design magazines ever since he got his ancestral home renovated — however, the actor is not keen to let anyone enter his private pad.

Believe it: There was a time when Aamir Khan didn’t sell
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Believe it: There was a time when Aamir Khan didn’t sell

Dalip Tahil who played Daddy Cool to young Aamir Khan in Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak speaks to Firstpost the superstar's journey from then to now as Satyamev Jayate's host.

Shammi Kapoor, RD Burman, Teesri Manzil: Superhit combo that almost didn't happen
Entertainment

Shammi Kapoor, RD Burman, Teesri Manzil: Superhit combo that almost didn't happen

Shammi Kapoor gave R.D. Burman his big break with Teesri Manzil. But the superhit film was not meant to include either. Here's the story of how the pair that gave us O haseena zulfowali and aaja aaja came together to make box office gold.