‘Difficulties arise in the kind of movies I make’

‘Difficulties arise in the kind of movies I make’

Sunday, 11 November 2018 | Shalini Saksena

Devashish Makhija, whose movie Bhonsle released in Busan, speaks with SHALINI SAKSENA about how he loves to break rules when it comes to filmmaking What is your movie Bhonsle about? I wrote this movie around 2011-12 when there was a lot of talk about migrants in Maharashtra to leave the State —...

Echo the sentiment

Echo the sentiment

Sunday, 28 October 2018 | Shalini Saksena

Rana Uppalapati kick-started a 6000-km tour of the golden quardilateral on skates with an aim to educate the underpriviledged girl child. SHALINI SAKSENA caught up with him during his Delhi leg of the journey Think of the girl child and the first thing that comes to one’s mind is Beti Bachao,...

WeeklyNatter

WeeklyNatter

Sunday, 21 October 2018 | IANS

Never wanted to struggle to survive as actor: Actor Gajraj Rao, who plays a pivotal role in Badhaai Ho, says though acting is his first love, he never wanted to put a burden of survival on his passion as a performer. “Honestly speaking, I never wanted to struggle for my survival...

‘A crazy silver lining gets me special roles’

‘A crazy silver lining gets me special roles’

Sunday, 21 October 2018 | Shalini Saksena

SAI TAMHAKAR, last seen in the movie Love Sonia, speaks with SHALINI SAKSENA about the challenges she faced working with an international team & supporting social causes Were there any challenges playing Anjali in Love Sonia? There was constant conversation between Anjali and Sai. I had to struggle each day. It is...

A taste of tradition

A taste of tradition

Sunday, 21 October 2018 | SANGEETA YADAV

When travelling in the Middle-East, get to know the rich and varied tastes of cuisine and traditional ways of serving at local pop-up retreats, says Sangeeta Yadav The best ways to explore a new city is through its local food and what better way to do this other than dining at...

Talktime : ‘Riyaz has been a casualty of time’

Talktime : ‘Riyaz has been a casualty of time’

Sunday, 21 October 2018 | Shalini Saksena

After giving hits like Baby Doll and Chittiyan Kalaiyan, Lucknow-born Kapoor is out with Cheater Mohan which has crossed 8 million views. She speaks with Shalini Saksena about her return to indie space among other things What is your latest song Cheater Mohan about? It is a fun song. My grandmother tells...

WeeklyNatter

WeeklyNatter

Sunday, 14 October 2018 | IANS

Japanes movie for Aamir Khan? The acting acumen of Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan, who has found a fan following in China, has caught the eye of Japanese filmmaker Norihiro Koizumi who hopes to direct the actor someday. Known for the successful Japanese Chihayafuru trilogy, Koizumi came to India last month for...

'Ganesh vandana made on a lark with tune in mind'

'Ganesh vandana made on a lark with tune in mind'

Sunday, 14 October 2018 | Shalini Saksena

Hariharan who recently released his devotional song on Lord Ganesh, speaks to SHALINI SAKSENA about his accomplishments and life’s lessons What is the devotional song that you have released on Ganesh Chathurthi about? My son, Akshay and I were working on a song when a tune came up — dheen tananana. The...

State Editions

Odia singer Chitta Jena dies at 76

14 November 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Ganjam lawyer assaulted in police station

14 November 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

CB fails again to comply with High Court order

14 November 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

State releases Healthcare Vision-2025

14 November 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

MiO fetches Rs 4.20L-cr investment offers

14 November 2018 | SUDARSHAN CHHOTORAY | Bhubaneswar

5 MoUs signed for skill development in State

14 November 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Sunday Edition

70 shanties gutted in Rohini blaze

11 November 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer

6-day fest to celebrate Urdu heritage, culture begins in city

11 November 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer

Statue of Unity sees 27K visitors on Sat

11 November 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

BJP gets control of all civic bodies in J&K's Kathua

11 November 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

T grand alliance partners hold talks, CPI demands more seats

11 November 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer