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70th Independence Day: 10 things that haven’t changed for

70th Independence Day: 10 things that haven’t changed for India

India | Aug 15, 2016, 05:33 PM IST

It was 70 years ago that India made its tryst with destiny, and awakened to a life of freedom on August 15, 1947. The path to freedom was not easy and took countless days of

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Delhi hit-and-run: Will money drive bystanders to help accident victims ?

India | Aug 12, 2016, 07:18 AM IST

In the light of the death of a security guard in West Delhi's Subhash Nagar area, AAp government today said it will soon announce a scheme under which people will be rewarded for taking victims

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Rishi Kapoor mocks Kim Kardashian: 10 controversial tweets which make him the King of trolls

Bollywood | Aug 10, 2016, 08:35 AM IST

Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor has been lately making waves on Twitter with his acerbic wit and scathing sense of humour. From giving back to the persistent fans of his son Ranbir Kapoor, to his 'Baap

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Zubaan Movie Review: Performances are solid but momentum is missing in this musical drama

Bollywood | Mar 04, 2016, 01:29 PM IST

Rating: **1/2 ( 2.5/5)Film: ZubaanCast: Vicky Kaushal, Manish Chaudhari, Sarah-Jane DaisDirector: Mozez SinghDirected by Mozez Singh, Zubaan is a musical drama that tells the story of a young lad's journey of self-discovery and about following

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Tere Bin Laden Dead or Alive movie review: Comedy is the last thing in this brain-dead sequel

Bollywood | Feb 26, 2016, 04:23 PM IST

Rating: 1.5/5 Stars (One and half stars)Star Cast: Manish Paul, Pradyuman, Sikander Kher, Piyush MishraDirector: Abhishek SharmaSix years after giving us a satirical comedy ‘Tere Bin Laden', director Abhishek Sharma has come up with a

10 funniest nicknames in world cricket

10 funniest nicknames in world cricket

Cricket | Sep 23, 2015, 03:04 PM IST

Most of us have a nickname as our loved ones often call us out of pure affection or at times to pull our leg and these names just stick with us forever. Nicknames can be

first job... office jitters that every new joinee would

First job...? Office jitters that every new-joinee would relate to!

Lifestyle | Oct 16, 2014, 12:32 PM IST

Remember, when our parents use to say, "Jis din khud kamaoge na beta tab pata chalega"...Soon after you land your first job, the next few days often looks little muddled up before you get used

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The Conundrum called Social Media!

Lifestyle | Oct 17, 2014, 12:36 PM IST

Ever since we were exposed to Internet, something changed inside us!And with social media now surpassing our social lives, world has changed for us in many ways.Overindulgence with social network results in various social media

8 most annoying individuals in every friend group

8 most annoying individuals in every friend group!

Lifestyle | Oct 21, 2014, 01:13 PM IST

Sitting with your group of friends over coffee, or enjoying the street food (cherished during your office/college days) together was one thing that you'll never forget.And remembering your good old days makes you somewhere a

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How a small tracking device installed in sonography machine changed Indore's sex ratio

Lifestyle | Mar 11, 2015, 12:30 PM IST

Indore: ‘Laadli', a tracking device has come to the rescue of thousands of girl children who would have otherwise lost their lives before opening eyes in the world. The device is known to be resulting

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Pathetic Bollywood remakes of classic South Korean flicks

Bollywood | Jun 28, 2016, 11:19 AM IST

We have heavily copied flicks from Hollywood and that is a well known fact!But it seems, even Hollywood is running out of creativity and with their lack of originality, Bollywood is turning its way to

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Bollywood trends set by India's first feature film Raja Harishchandra

Bollywood | May 03, 2015, 06:14 PM IST

Raja Harishchandra, India's first full-length feature film directed by the father of Indian Cinema Dadasaheb Phalke, marked the beginning of filmmaking in India that later snowballed into a multimillion dollar entertainment industry.The original movie was

abcd 2 movie review a film tailor made for dance lovers

ABCD 2 movie review: A film tailor made for dance lovers, fails to impress on other fronts

Bollywood | Jun 20, 2015, 11:01 AM IST

The second installment of the ABCD franchisee is bigger on scale with breathtaking dance sequences, foot- tapping sound track but not so amazing script.The film is inspired by the real-life story of Mumbai-based Fictitious Dance

40 years of emergency 4 indian movies that suffered during

40 years of emergency: 4 Indian movies that suffered during the period

Bollywood | Jun 25, 2015, 10:51 AM IST

40 years ago on this very day, the then prime minister of India, Indira Gandhi imposed emergency after honourable Supreme Court did not allow her to take part in parliament proceedings despite being an MP.Mrs.

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Miss Tanakpur Hazir Ho movie review: An entertaining flick with a strong social message

Bollywood | Jul 01, 2015, 08:15 PM IST

Vinod kapri's ' Miss Tanakpur Hazir Ho'  is a social satire cum a love story. It's a running commentary on the existing system where witness can be created, proof can be tampered and powerful can

guddu rangeela movie review a comic caper that suddenly

Guddu Rangeela Movie Review: a comic caper that suddenly turns into a revenge saga

Bollywood | Jul 06, 2015, 08:32 AM IST

After making two back to back hits, Phans Gaye Obama and Jolly LLB, films that earned both critical and commercial acclaim, Subhash Kapoor is back with his latest offering Guddu Rangeela.Set in the backdrop of

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Can Prime Minister Modi revive Bollywood's fortune in Russia?

Bollywood | Jul 07, 2015, 06:00 PM IST

With Prime Minister Narendra Modi slated to visit old ally Russia tomorrow, India would be looking to further cement its friendship with world's largest country.The two sides would be looking to deepen the cultural ties

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Epic battle scenes, breath taking visuals make Bahubali a must watch

Bollywood | Jul 10, 2015, 05:46 PM IST

SS Rajamouli's first installment of Bahubali is finally out. The buzz surrounding the movie has made it the talk of the town. So whether the hype around the film is justified, whether it is the

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Drishyam movie review: A promising thriller weakened by Ajay's wooden acting

Bollywood | Jul 31, 2015, 06:40 PM IST

Film: DrishyamLanguage: HindiCast: Ajay Devgn, Tabu, Shriya Saran, Ishita Dutta, Mrinal Jadhav, Rajat Kapoor and Kamlesh SawantDirector: Nishikant KamatRating: ***Drishyam is the Hindi remake of Jeetu Joseph's original Malyalam thriller of the same name. It

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Bangistan Movie Review: A secular comic caper that turns preachy

Bollywood | Aug 07, 2015, 06:43 PM IST

Film: BangistanLanguage: HindiCast: Riteish Deshmukh, Pulkit Samrat, Chandan Roy Sanyal, Kumud Mishra and Arya BabbarDirector: Karan AnshumanRating: **Bangistan is a satirical comedy that lampoons the religious fundamentalism prevalent in our society.  It's a well -intentioned