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Hey ram, Vishwaroopam, Kamal Haasan, Vishwaroopam 2

Why Vishwaroopam 2 is Kamal Haasan's definitive warning against divisive politics

While Vishwaroopam was all about the hero fighting external enemies, the movie's sequel is more about eliminating the enemies within.

ART & CULTURE

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Jawaharlal Nehru, Sardar Patel, India at 71, Independence day 2018

A man who shaped independent India - but didn't dominate it

On Independence Day, a look at one of India's most powerful, and self-effacing, leaders. An edited excerpt from 'The Man Who Saved India' by Hindol Sengupta.

ART & CULTURE

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Ramayana, Lahore, Pakistan, Pakistani independence day

'To see Lahore is to be born': A view of Pakistan's famed cultural heart

On Pak Independence Day, an edited excerpt from Haroon Khalid's book 'Imagining Lahore: The City That Is, The City That Was'.

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A house for mr biswas, Post-colonialism, A million mutinies now, VS Naipaul

In Sir Vidia's work, India is what it is

Let’s discuss his work and examine him for what he wrote. In that, we will find truths about India only his brutal honesty could illuminate.

ART & CULTURE

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Booker Prize, Nobel Prize in Literature, Author, VS Naipaul

Among the Great: The Passing of VS Naipaul, a literary legend

The Nobel Laureate was often harsh and unsparing - but always readable, and, on occasion, capable of warmth with a flourish.

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Sports, Radio, Lord's, Test Cricket

Erratic set-top box, weak WiFi: How cricket in the time of radio defied all

One didn’t even have to get out from under one’s blanket. Twiddle a knob and you were transported to Perth.

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Hd kumaraswamy, Siddaramaiah, Mysore, Ramanagara

Why Siddaramaiah and HD Kumaraswamy are divided over Karnataka's new film city

While the former chief minister wants the project to be set up in Mysore, the incumbent wants it to be set up in Ramanagara district.

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Harmony, Amazon prime, Music, AR Rahman

AR Rahman is creating a new 'Harmony'

The artist will interview four musicians in a five-episode series in the Amazon Prime show Harmony.

ART & CULTURE

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ART & CULTURE

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Writers, Producers, Bollywood, Fifth indian screenwriters conference

Screenwriters haven't got their due in Bollywood. But finally, things seem to be looking up

At the fifth Indian Screenwriters Conference held recently, producers agreed to consider writers' issues.