Vivek Surendran

OPEN TO OPINION

The writer is an engineer turned marketer turned journalist who believes that powerful words can change the world. When not at work, could be found travelling, exploring the world through a DSLR.

VARIETY

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Blue Whale challenge: Delhi woman's viral Facebook post warning about the game is problematic

That’s not how the encroachment of young minds is tackled.

Vivek Surendran
@ivivek_nambiar

VOICES

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Why Baahubali will seem like a joke in front of Mohanlal's Mahabharata: Randamoozham

Writer MT Vasudevan Nair's work on the epic, from the perspective of Bheema, gives every character equal importance.

Vivek Surendran
@ivivek_nambiar

ART & CULTURE

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4 things I don't want to see in Baahubali: The Conclusion

I’d like to reserve my rights to critique the movie.

Vivek Surendran
@ivivek_nambiar

HUMOUR

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ART & CULTURE

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ART & CULTURE

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ART & CULTURE

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It's a shame Dear Zindagi deleted those precious scenes

They would have added another eight minutes to the movie - and a lot of context.

Vivek Surendran
@ivivek_nambiar

ART & CULTURE

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Comparing Mammootty and Mohanlal, and why fans must not mind arrogance

Some movie stars just choose to keep their professional and personal life separate.

Vivek Surendran
@ivivek_nambiar

ART & CULTURE

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4 blunders Ajay Devgn's Shivaay could have avoided

He could have won the hearts of all the critics who trashed his effort.

Vivek Surendran
@ivivek_nambiar

VARIETY

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Is the Pakistani man 'hot' because he's a chaiwala?

The Arshad Khan episode reeks of elitism, classism, objectification and double standards.

Vivek Surendran
@ivivek_nambiar