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If Mahabharata was a big budget Bollywood movie…

IR #076 I grew up watching the Mahabharata series on TV brought to us by B.R Chopra and Ravi Chopra, not the modern renditions on the various TV channels today. It caught my imagination and was glued to every one of the 45 minute episodes. The popularity was so high that you could also rent… Continue reading If Mahabharata was a big budget Bollywood movie…

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“Afzal Guru not hanged, rebranded as Arvind Kejriwal”, says Jyotiraditya Scindia

IR #068 In a shocking revelation today before parliament session, Congress MP Jyotiraditya Scindia has stated that Afzal Guru was not actually hanged in 2013. Following former finance minister P Chidambaram’s statement that there were doubts over Afzal Guru’s involvement in the terrorist attacks, the close confidante of Rahul Gandhi said that Afzal Guru was… Continue reading “Afzal Guru not hanged, rebranded as Arvind Kejriwal”, says Jyotiraditya Scindia

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Bollywood decides to escape JNU sedition debate by going on mass vacation

IR #067 While the whole country has been engrossed in the JNU sedition debate and the see-saw battle with new videos and new revelations making their foray on a daily basis, we have noticed an eerie silence from the usually vocal segments of Bollywood. We tried getting in touch with many celebrities and received the… Continue reading Bollywood decides to escape JNU sedition debate by going on mass vacation

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Filmfare awards ceremony does nothing more than showcase mediocrity

IR #063 A lot has been said on this topic and I rarely paid heed to much of what was said or written because of 2 reasons. I felt that Bollywood hardly makes movies with new concepts anymore. If anyone felt that non commercial cinema can make an impact on the awards scene battling mainstream… Continue reading Filmfare awards ceremony does nothing more than showcase mediocrity

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5 Bollywood actors who never got their due

IR #037 A positive trend that has emerged in Bollywood in recent times is that there are quite a few movies being released with quality actors in the lead despite their non "star" status. Irrfan Khan in the beautifully made movie Lunchbox and the recent Nawazuddin Siddiqui starrer Manjhi come to mind. Unfortunately, both of… Continue reading 5 Bollywood actors who never got their due