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Mansplaining, Padmaavat, Padman, Bollywood

Padmaavat or Pad Man: When will Bollywood stop mansplaining women's empowerment?

People have the right to tell their stories, but how long will it be until women are allowed to tell their own stories.

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Oscars, Golden Globes, BAFTA, Paul Thomas Anderson

Why praise for Phantom Thread does injustice to film as a form of art

This toxic Gothic tale of love and obsession could have been elevated to another level if Alma's guilt was well etched out.

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Romance, Love, Valentine's Day, Online Dating

The truth about online dating in India

While there are horror stories of heartaches everywhere, for every nine nightmares, there’s one dream.

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Valentine's Day, Sahir Ludhianvi, Love

What Sahir Ludhianvi can teach us about love and revolution

The poet was disillusioned by lofty and palatial spaces of emperors where women were objectified merely for amusement.

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Films, Bright, Streaming, Cinema

This is how Netflix is killing cinema

In 2018 the streaming service plans to releases 80 original films sans a conventional theatrical run.

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United Nations, Kashmir, Tashkent, India pakistan border

How Zulfikar Ali Bhutto’s speech at the UN changed the history of Pakistan

[Book extract] The only way to live in lasting peace with India was to establish a country smaller in area, but nevertheless capable of having a relationship, a modus vivendi.

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Manisha Gera Baswani, Swapan Seth, Zarina Hasmi, India Art Fair

Swapan Seth on his top five picks of India Art Fair 2018

Art expert and member of jury, India Today Art Awards lists why Manisha Baswani, Zarina Hasmi among others made the cut.

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Pakistan, Menstruation, Akshay kumar, Padman

Why Pakistan's censor board finds Pad Man against Islamic culture

It has refused to even watch the movie, forget giving it clearance.