Nairita Mukherjee
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ART & CULTURE

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ART & CULTURE

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The Second Time Curse: 'Sacred Games 2' with Saif Ali Khan, Pankaj Tripathi and Nawazuddin Siddiqui, hit by Netflix’s season two syndrome

Every Netflix original dips in the second season, after delivering a punch in the first, only to pick up in the third.

ART & CULTURE

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Mission Mangal Movie Review: 'Mission Mangal' is Mission Accomplished for Akshay Kumar and Vidya Balan!

You know it's more than worthy of a watch when Vidya Balan shines over Akshay Kumar in a film headlined by him. I'm going with 4 stars out of 5.

ART & CULTURE

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Remembering Shammi Kapoor, India's answer to Elvis Presley

The ever-energetic, almost bouncy, yet deliciously broody-eyed Shammi Kapoor showed us it is okay to be a little crazy in love, and taught us the twist!

ART & CULTURE

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13 YO Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna: A progressive film with utterly regressive treatment

We were ready for an alternate 'Silsila'. Instead, we were left feeling guilty and uncomfortable for siding with Dev and Maya.

ART & CULTURE

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Jabariya Jodi Movie Review: Despite the zari and jokes, the Sidharth Malhotra-Parineeti Chopra jori doesn't work!

A clumsy plotline, overuse of kitsch and colour, and damp performances by the lead pair, Jabariya Jodi does nothing. I'm going with 2 stars out of 5.

ART & CULTURE

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Sara Ali Khan lugs her own luggage! Why this shook the internet

Sara Ali Khan is being praised for something millions of people do every day without any comment. Why do we always fall for the 'gracious celebrity' image?

POLITICS

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Sushma Jacket and Sari: Sushma Swaraj turned the everyday sari into a working woman's smart, structured attire

She was also the only woman politician to break a male hold over the jacket, Nehru or Modi, depending on your politics, and make it entirely her own.

ART & CULTURE

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25 Years of Hum Aapke Hain Koun..! The film that gave Salman Khan that ‘Prem’ tag

Prem became a yardstick all Indian men would be judged by hereon. Interestingly, that includes Salman Khan.

ART & CULTURE

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Not So Masoom: Why Shekhar Kapur's 'main bhi underprivileged' is just a cry for attention

Truth is, 'Masoom' remains one of the best films ever made in India. Kapur's rant about his struggle though only reminds us of the value of humility.