Kolkata: They have shown remarkable fighting spirit despite the demoralising spot-fixing scandal and the Rajasthan Royals will now look to upstage the mighty Mumbai Indians in the second qualifier here tomorrow to book, what would be, a dream final berth in the Pepsi IPL. On paper, Mumbai Indians may appear stronger but Rajasthan will be [...]
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Traditionally, most eagerly awaited films are released in Summer throughout the world, but there are plenty of interesting films to watch out for in the last quarter of the year. Here’s our list of films in English, Hindi and Telugu which you can’t afford to miss.
The first response to defiance, perceived or otherwise, is always censorship. With the release of Salman Rushdie’s memoir Joseph Anton around the corner, we take a look at some other artistes who were persecuted by fundamentalists.
The Raid: Redemption, an Indonesian film, has become the talk of the town. We take a look at some other non-English films which became world famous. Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon It’s a landmark film which revived the world’s interest in Chinese history and visual grandeur. Directed by Ang Lee, the international co-production starring Chow Yun-Fat, [...]
Becoming a police officer in real life might not hold much appeal but these on-screen super cops leave us with no doubt that being the ultimate badass cop is not a bad thing. With Dredd hitting the screens next week, we revisit some of our favourite men who are always around to save the day.
On September 2, 1973, the world lost one of its finest storytellers. But years on, JRR Tolkien’s novels continue to inspire writers, artists, film-makers and lovers of fantasy. Without him, literature would not have been the same. We bring his world to life once again.
Every year, thousands of couples and audience members from all over the world reach the city of Buenos Aires in Argentina to experience the Tango Buenos Aires Festival and Dance World Cup 2012. Argentine couples recovered their dominance of the world’s top tango dancing competition, sweeping both the Salon Tango and Stage Tango categories as the [...]