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ART & CULTURE

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Ranveer Singh, Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Deepika Padukone

Karan Johar, can you please ask better questions?

Do stars live such uneventful lives or is KJo addicted to gossip?

ART & CULTURE

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Literature, Novels, Reading culture, Books

How to read a novel, a poem and a judgment: Yes, we need to learn the art of reading all over again

Few have read classics beyond the compulsory reading at schools. Almost none can recite a major poem or quote from a classic play.

ART & CULTURE

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Meesha Shafi, Women Empowerment, Gender disparity, Metoo movement

Why we must tell our sons that our daughters need to be loved, not protected

The entire concept of male protection of a female is troubling. A daughter is not a little princess that needs to be locked up in a tower.

ART & CULTURE

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Name change, Yogi Adityanath, Allahabad, Prayagraj

Be it Allahabad or Prayagraj: Why a typical Illahabadi won’t be bothered at all

This is no Mumbai/ Bombay narrative. Allahabad/ Prayagraj makes and lives by its own rules.

ART & CULTURE

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Metoo movement, Vikas bahl, Anurag Kashyap, Phantom Films

How things are getting 'ugly' for Phantom even after it has been dissolved

The latest legal development showcases acrimony that has seeped in among the four after Vikas Bahl was accused of sexual misconduct.

ART & CULTURE

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Yogi Aditayanth, Akbar, Prayagraj, Allahabad

Allahabad becomes Prayagraj: No, Akbar did not rename Prayag. He built a new city called Ilahbas

The 16th century monarch chose a name that respected secular values. What is a 21st century chief minister doing?

ART & CULTURE

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Dysfunctional families, Horror, Netflix, The haunting of the hill house

Why 'The Haunting of the Hill House' is Netflix’s best horror show till date

At the core of show is family grief and sadness inflicted not by phantoms of the exterior world but by their near and dear ones.

ART & CULTURE

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ART & CULTURE

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Movies, Cinema, Hollywood, Bollywood

Why Bollywood needs to make more thrillers like Andhadhun

Its thrillers have come of age. But, they haven’t been able to emulate the subtlety of the first-rate Hollywood thriller as yet.

ART & CULTURE

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Bollywood, Birthday, Sapno ka saudagar, Dream Girl

Why Hema Malini is Bollywood's quintessential 'Dream Girl'

Over the past fifty years, she has remained a great entertainer, one who has mesmerised viewers down the generations with her acting and dancing.