Heena Mehta

OPEN TO OPINION

Chief sub-editor, ITGD mobile team

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.