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Documentary on journalist Ravish Kumar wins TIFF award


New Delhi: Award-winning filmmaker Vinay Shukla’s feature-length documentary, 'While We Watched', has won the Amplify Voices Award at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF-2022). Titled 'Namaskar! Main Ravish Kumar' in Hindi, the “turbulent newsroom drama” chronicles the working days of broadcast journalist Ravish Kumar, as he “navigates a spiraling world of truth and disinformation,” an official...

Rajamouli reacts to claims that ‘RRR’ showed British in poor light


SS Rajamouli's 'RRR' found appreciation among the western audience with many Hollywood writers and directors praising the filmmaker's work. However, the film also irked some in the UK over its portrayal of Britishers as the villains. SS Rajamouli recently noted that his film found success in Britain even after these complaints as the audience...

R Balki rubbishes Bollywood is over theory


Filmmaker R Balki has dismissed the 'Bollywood is over' theory. The 'Paa' director feels films flopping and not doing well is a phase that will soon be over. His upcoming film 'Chup', starring Sunny Deol, Pooja Bhatt, Dulquer Salmaan, and Shreya Dhanwanthary, is set to hit theatres on September 23. It is a psychological thriller that...

Disney India says planning series on ‘Mahabharata’


Walt Disney Co is filming a series based on an ancient Indian poem about a warring dynasty, as it seeks to gain a stronger foothold in one of the world’s fastest-growing entertainment and streaming markets. "A retelling of the 'Mahabharata', the some 2,000-year-old Sanskrit poem about two groups of cousins vying for their clan’s throne...

Alia Bhatt receives Smita Patil Memorial Award


Bollywood actress Alia Bhatt, who is currently enjoying the response to her recently released fantasy adventure film 'Brahmastra' as it becomes the highest-grossing Hindi film of 2022, has been feted with the Smita Patil Memorial Award. The actress took to the story section of her Instagram to share the news with her followers. Sharing the...

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Kanishk Seth to collaborate with Indian-American singer


Indian-American singer-songwriter Subhi and Kanishk Seth of 'Rang Saari' fame have collaborated for an upcoming track titled "Laapata". This will be Subhi's first Hindi track after a series of English releases, including songs such as 'In My Way', 'Wake Me Up', 'Define Me', 'Better', and 'Water Raft'. Chicago-based singer-songwriter Subhi has previously worked with leading...

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Richa Chadha confirms Oct wedding with Ali Fazal


Actress Richa Chadha has confirmed that she and actor Ali Fazal are tying the knot in October. Chadha took to social media to confirm her October wedding with her beau, Ali. She took to Twitter and shared an image that said: "New Life, Loading" with a tweet that reads: "Can't wait for October". The couple...

Priyanka advocates child rights at UNGA


Actress Priyanka Chopra, who became the Global UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador in 2016 and has been associated with the organization for almost 15 years, recently spoke about children's rights at a recently held conference at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York. She took to her Instagram to share pictures and videos from the...

PM Modi reintroduces extinct cheetahs on his birthday


PM releases wild Cheetahs - which had become extinct from India, in Kuno National Park, in Madhya Pradesh on September 17, 2022. PM Modi after the historical release of Cheetahs One of the eight Cheetahs released in the enclosure Cheetahs are set to roam in India for the first time since they were declared officially extinct in...