Heena Mehta

OPEN TO OPINION

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Chief sub-editor, ITGD mobile team

VARIETY

 |   4-minute read

Will Rajinikanth be a hit in politics - What works for him, and what does not

Let’s remember another superstar who did not flourish as a politician — Bollywood’s shehanshah, Amitabh Bachchan.

VOICES

 |   3-minute read

How can Bollywood's Kapoor khandaan sell off RK Studios with all the memories it holds

The family has collectively decided to sell the iconic RK Studios, which is toting up losses.

ART & CULTURE

 |   5-minute read

Why are more and more Bollywood stars moving towards TV?

TV always had the biggest audience and its content is a cornerstone of Indian popular culture.

VOICES

 |   7-minute read

Nepotism and Bollywood: In this unending saga, talent will always be the hero

Star kids get an easy debut, but an actor’s journey is not defined by their first film alone.

VARIETY

 |   2-minute read

VARIETY

 |   3-minute read

Why Kerala floods could well be a 'man-made disaster'

Several environmentalists have pointed fingers at extensive quarrying, mushrooming of high-rises as part of tourism and forest land acquisition for the calamity.

ART & CULTURE

 |   3-minute read

Why Tamil cinema will never forget 'Kalaignar' Karunanidhi

The DMK patriarch made rich contributions not just to the field of politics, but also films and literature.

VOICES

 |   3-minute read

Priyanka Chopra is not Bollywood’s first ‘export’. Why is she being slammed for quitting ‘Bharat’?

We have carefully chosen when to feel proud about Priyanka Chopra's Hollywood career and when to slam it.

VARIETY

 |   4-minute read

Why we will need more movies like Udta Punjab to finally detox the state

Women in rural Punjab are addicted to drugs for some strange reasons.

POLITICS

 |   3-minute read

Why Cauvery river needs cleaning, not war over water-sharing

It's sad the river has been silently witnessing its death while politicians continue to fight over it.