Jaskiran Chopra
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English   |   Bangla

She is a journalist by profession, and has worked with United News of India, The Times of India and The Pioneer.

ART & CULTURE

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Navin Nischol: A star who brightened our cinema in the 1970s

Nischol made a mark for himself through his near-flawless performances, that adorable smile and those flirtatious eyes — something few Hindi film heroes of the time can boast of.

ART & CULTURE

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Dina Pathak: The onscreen mother who refused to be a weeping victim

March 4 is her 97th birth anniversary. Remembering the wonderful actor whose humour and warmth animated any character she played.

POLITICS

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Goldie Anand: One of the few 'complete' filmmakers of the Indian film industry

Remembering the master storyteller of Indian cinema on his 15th death anniversary.

ART & CULTURE

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Remembering Vinod Mehra on his 74th birth anniversary

In an age of bombastic superstars and overpowering thespians, Vinod Mehra appeared on screen like a breath of fresh air.

ART & CULTURE

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Waheeda Rehman’s birth anniversary: At 81, this beauty is still the ethereal ‘chaudhvin ka chand’

Waheeda ji’s grace, beauty and sweetness shine through in the variety of roles she has played — all with elan!

ART & CULTURE

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The hero's good friend: Ramesh Deo, a man of presence and perseverance in Hindi cinema

Ramesh Deo may not have tasted success as the quintessential Bollywood hero, but his contribution to cinema can hardly be ignored. Here's remembering him on his 90th birthday.

ART & CULTURE

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Remembering Nanda: An iconic star of the golden era of Hindi cinema

A tribute to the sweet, shy and stylish actress on her 80th birth anniversary.

ART & CULTURE

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From Doon School teacher to sophisticated filmmaker: Chetan Anand’s remarkable journey

On his birth anniversary, remembering the director with the vision of a poet and style that inspired his younger brother, Dev Anand.

ART & CULTURE

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ART & CULTURE

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Suresh Oberoi, the man with a magical voice

Oberoi made his presence strongly felt in the industry and his voice played an important role in ensuring this.