ART & CULTURE

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Bollywoodsongs, vicarious songs, hindi film music, Playback Singing

How vicarious songs came to the aid of bashful actors in Hindi films

How should the budding romance between the protagonists be depicted on screen, when the script forbids them from directly doing so? Enter buskers and vicarious music to aid.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
BJP, JP Nadda, Amit Shah, Hindutva, india today magazine

"The BJP will unify all nationalist forces"

India Today Editor-in-Chief speaks about the exclusive interview with BJP Chief JP Nadda and how the party intends to use nationalism rather than Hindutva as its future strategy, in the April 12, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Milindsoman, Ankita Konwar, madhu sapre, Made in India, Book Review

Daily Recco, April 8: Milind Soman bares it all in Made in India

The memoir delves into Soman’s life capturing his journey from a swimmer, to a model, to Ankita Konwar’s husband and everything in between.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Dailyrecco, LK Advani, my country my life, autobiography, bjp foundation day

Daily Recco, April 6: My Country My Life, a tall leader’s memoir

One of the tallest leaders and founders of the BJP, LK Advani, recounts his racy political career in the memoir written straight from his heart. A worthy read on the party’s foundation day.

ART & CULTURE

 |  3-minute read
Dailyrecco, ulladakkam, p balachandran, Malayalam Cinema, Mohanlal

Daily Recco, April 5: Ulladakkam, the multi-layered mind

A fitting tribute to the writer, director and actor P Balachandran, Ulladakkam explores his prowess as a script-writer of creating a psychological thriller that is realistic without being schlocky.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Gnctdamendmentact, Delhi Government, Lieutenant Governor, Supreme Court, Aam Aadmi Party, BJP

Why GNCTD Amendment Act disrespects the people's mandate

Through this Act, the Centre has made it mandatory that the Delhi government will have to seek the LG's opinion on any executive decisions passed in the Cabinet, restricting the Delhi Legislative Assembly's powers.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Priyankachopra, unfinished, Book Review, Miss World

Unfinished is the Priyanka Chopra Fairy Tale with its villains

The audio version of Unfinished has Priyanka Chopra recapturing her journey in her own voice.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
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Nandigram will prove why elections in India are a one-day match

If you look at Indian elections, it is indeed a 'game'. To be precise, a one-day game! A day is often enough to change the course of the election results.

ART & CULTURE

 |  2-minute read
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Daily Recco, April 2: Iron Fist of understated superhero caper

Marvel's Iron Fist does a great job of setting up the tone and the world in which other MCU heroes are likely to make an entrance.