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Online shows nudge into Emmys

Online shows nudge into Emmys

Tuesday, 24 September 2019 | AP

While GoT and Fleabag ruled as the top shows and Billy Porter became the first gay man to win a best drama series, the online industry stood the tallest at the awards The searing TV series on the plight of the Central Park Five created a memorable Emmy moment when the...

Excerpts from literature

Excerpts from literature

Monday, 23 September 2019 | Team Viva

Jio MAMI 21st Mumbai Film Festival engages the literary world directly with content creators for film, television and digital. This will give the filmmakers an opportunity to discover the untapped reservoir of Indian classics that can become the next hit. By Team Viva What do films like Gone With The Wind, Fault...

Thalaivi  in the making

Thalaivi in the making

Saturday, 21 September 2019 | Pioneer

Ever since it was announced that actor Kangana Ranaut will be essaying the role of former chief minister of Tamil Nadu late Jayalalithaa in a biopic on the superstar-turned-politician, there was a lot of anticipation around how the actor would look, especially in her older version. Producer Vishnu Induri, who had...

‘Won’t do intimate scenes’

Saturday, 21 September 2019 | IANS

Actor Priyamani says that she doesn’t want to associate herself with sexual content in the webspace The National award-winning actor Priyamani, who stars in the web series — The Family Man along with Manoj Bajpayee, said that she avoids intimate scenes because such content is not suitable for a family audience. “I...

Beyond the arc lights

Beyond the arc lights

Saturday, 21 September 2019 | Saimi Sattar

Actor and director Lillete Dubey tends to gravitate towards strong women as protagonists in her plays. The quest has led her to Devika Rani, the first lady of Indian cinema, says Saimi Sattar Who is the Indian actress who was on the verge of becoming our first global star, ran a...

Joking under the table

Joking under the table

Saturday, 21 September 2019 | Team Viva

For stand-up comedian Russell Peters, who is set to return to India, there’s no right or wrong. Every comic can have an original viewpoint. The person has to be funny. By Team Viva He once took the spotlight and presented his bagful of jokes on India. One of them being, “Indian...

‘Singers look up to me’

‘Singers look up to me’

Saturday, 21 September 2019 | IANS

Bhangra-pop star Daler Mehndi has often taken the role of a mentor or a judge on singing shows. He says both are ways to give back to society the love and appreciation that he receives. The former Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Singing Superstar judge sees it as a responsibility to...

They break out with sound and fury

They break out with sound and fury

Saturday, 21 September 2019 | Ayushi Sharma

Actors Sobhita Dhulipala and Emraan Hashmi have trodden a new path with their latest web series Bard of Blood, says Ayushi Sharma While a former Miss India is riding high on the success of her recent show Made in Heaven, the moniker of the other is a ‘kissing star,’ who has...

State Editions

Civic bodies issue 566 challans, slap Rs 27L fine on violators

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Bizman gets ransom call from convict in G’gram

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Teachers learn self-defence technique

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Air remains very poor 5th day in row

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

AAP welcomes Centre’s Ravidas temple move

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Sunday Edition

The French Bulldozer

13 October 2019 | Miniya Chatterji | Agenda

the power of Forgiveness

13 October 2019 | Swami Mukundananda | Agenda

Yoga and mindfulness

13 October 2019 | Jacqualine Tara Herron | Agenda

Attention feels good

13 October 2019 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

Astroturf | Check your child’s behaviour early

13 October 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

It’s a fine job

13 October 2019 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer