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Jan 15, 2019
Badla: Amitabh Bachchan's first look in Sujoy Ghosh directorial released; film to release on 8 MarchAmitabh Bachchan will be seen alongside Taapsee Pannu in Sujoy Ghosh's upcoming thriller Badla.
Jan 31, 2018
Meet the Mumbai artist who creates portraits using a typewriter, saving obsolete machinesBhide started making portraits on the Halda typewriter in 1967. "I wanted to study at the JJ School of Art to become a commercial artist, but, due to financial constraints, I couldn't study there,” recounts Chandrakant Bhide, who describes himself as a 'self-taught' artist. His father encouraged him to take up type-writing and stenography, as those were skills in demand at the time. He soon discovered a way to create art with his work tool. 50 years later, his enthusiasm level remains the same. While typewriters have become redundant, Bhide's art has stood the test of time.
Jan 25, 2018
Meet the Mumbai artist who creates portraits using a typewriter, saving obsolete machinesMeet the Mumbai artist Chandrakant Bhide, who creates portraits using a typewriter, saving obsolete machines
Dec 11, 2016
True to type: How the humble typewriter became a force for great social change in modern IndiaThe typewriter was not just another machine — this humble device facilitated great social change in India. A new book now chronicles the typewriter's role in modern India's history.
Sep 20, 2015
Lucknow cop suspended for destroying elderly man’s typewriter after images of incident go viralArray
Jul 15, 2013
Nostalgia: Telegraph is past, are typewriters on extinction path too?Russia has decided to bring typewriters back into use to stop govt secrets from floating around in cyberspace.
Apr 26, 2011
An Era Ends As the Typewriter Goes ExtinctThe last ever typewriter manufacturing unit in Mumbai, India shuts down.