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Jazbaa Cast: Aishwarya Rai, Irrfan Khan, Shabana Azmi, Jackie Shroff Rated: 7/10 Aishwarya Rai’s comeback movie, after her long hiatus due to motherhood, may not dazzle you as completely as her stunning beauty does, but it sure keeps you much more than mildly interested all throughout. Though an out-an-out Aish vehicle with director/producer Sanjay...
The walk Cast: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ben Kingsley, Charlotte Le Bon, James Badge Dale Rated: 8/10 When a 25-year-old French juggler Phillipe Petit did a death defying, 45-minute illegal aerial walk on a sheer cable tied between the terraces of the Twin Towers, 1,400 feet above the ground, the entire world stopped and gaped. It...
Sicario Cast: Emily Blunt, Benicio del Toro, Josh Brolin, Victor Garber Rated: 5/10 You are told at the very beginning that Sicario is the Mexican word for Hitman. So, you know what to expect — a gun-toting, drug doused, atrocities ridden world with CIA, FBI and who all not on a dark and...
Indian TV’s most controversial reality show Bigg Boss is back from today, 9 pm on Colors. And this time with double trouble. The show would be doubling the confusion, giggles, grins, trouble and entertainment for the 14 contestants in the House. sangeeta yadav brings you the probables who may ...
Proneeta Swargiary is on Cloud 9 after winning DID Season 5 last night. She talks to Sangeeta Yadav about her journey that started off as a freelance dancer in KoD and a background dancer in live stage performances by superstars as also her DID stint How was the experience of winning...
Watch bajrangi bhaijaan Watch the premier of Bajrangi Bhaijaan on Star Gold and Star Gold HD today (October 11) at 12:30 pm. The film traces the story of Pawan Kumar Chaturvedi (Salman Khan) who is an avid follower of Bajrangi with a magnanimous spirit who promises to reunite a mute Pakistani...
Talvar Cast: Irrfan Khan, Konkona Sen Sharma, Neeraj Kabi, Sohum Sharma Rated: 8.5/10 Depending on which side you are seeing it from, you may differ or agree with Vishal Bhardwaj’s version of who killed Aarushi Talwar. But from whichever angle you see the film, the unanimous view will be that it is a...
The martian Cast: Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, Kristen Wiig, Jeff Daniels Rated: 7.5/10 Hope flutters eternal in human breast and under director Ridley Scott, it blooms unexpectedly. He lends trust to hope, campaigns for it, fights gargantuan impossibilities and manages to convince his viewers to root for his hero deserted and almost sure...
singh is bliing Cast: Akshay Kumar, Amy Jackson, Lara Dutta, Kay Kay Menon Rated: 4/10 Nonsense gets a new, over-the-top and super hyper meaning in Singh Is Bliing with Akshay Kumar helping the highly caricaturised kitsch on just one premise — that anything he touches, even wanton lunacy, will, well, bling! Singh Is Bliing...
Amid a glut of comedy shows, SANGEETA YADAV speaks with scriptwriters and actors to tell you that innovation, and not set formula, make for good comedy To make others laugh is difficult but it is a job that telly showmakers have taken up seriously. From Tarak Mehta Ka Ulta Chashma...
11 Oct 2015 | Ananya Borgohain
Pakistan’s former Foreign Minister, Khurshid Mahmud Kasuri, discusses with ANANYA BORGOHAIN the doomed existence that the sordidness between India and Pakistan has created and suggests how the crisis can be mitigated A discourse on the complex relationship between India and Pakistan is beyond the ambit of one book. However, it makes for an engaging and enlightening political rhetoric when an insider furnishes a very relevant purview of the situation...
13 Oct 2015 | PNS | Lucknow
With an eye on the 2017 assembly elections the Akhilesh Yadav Government is all set to revise the below poverty line (BPL) data of Uttar Pradesh so that the Government’s scheme meant for the poor families could reach the targeted audience. “Though the BPL list is finalized by the central government, we are planning to make our list to know exactly how many people are living below the poverty line...
I strongly condemn the incident (blackening of Sudheendra Kulkarni's face). This is a matter of concern for the nation.
First the Ghulam Ali concert and now Kasuri's book launch… We don't want a desi Taliban in India.
There are ways to protest in a democratic society that we have. But using physical intimidation is absolutely wrong.