Vivek Surendran

OPEN TO OPINION

The writer is an engineer turned marketer turned journalist who believes that powerful words can change the world. When not at work, could be found travelling, exploring the world through a DSLR.

VOICES

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No, Modi. Blue Whale challenge is not a joke

It is the sheer inefficiency of governance that made this phenomenon an enormous issue in the first place.

VARIETY

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VOICES

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Why Baahubali will seem like a joke in front of Mohanlal's Mahabharata: Randamoozham

Writer MT Vasudevan Nair's work on the epic, from the perspective of Bheema, gives every character equal importance.

ART & CULTURE

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HUMOUR

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ART & CULTURE

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ART & CULTURE

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ART & CULTURE

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It's a shame Dear Zindagi deleted those precious scenes

They would have added another eight minutes to the movie - and a lot of context.

ART & CULTURE

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Comparing Mammootty and Mohanlal, and why fans must not mind arrogance

Some movie stars just choose to keep their professional and personal life separate.

ART & CULTURE

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4 blunders Ajay Devgn's Shivaay could have avoided

He could have won the hearts of all the critics who trashed his effort.