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HAPPY BIRTHDAY BIG B!!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY BIG B!! Today’s newspapers and magazines as well as TV channels are full of news regarding Amitabh Bachchan’s 70th birthday celebrations. Many of the papers have come out with special issues and features on this national icon. So, … Continue reading

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Sperms,ahoy !

Sperms,ahoy !   A recent Bollywood movie named “VICKY DONOR” has caught the public’s eye and has set cash registers of John Abraham’s production house ( its his maiden production ) ringing ! Here is the story and the movie review: Story: … Continue reading

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FROM FILMS TO FINANCE and more…

FROM FILMS TO FINANCE and more…  Film buffs like me are all aware that the dialogues from the film “Sholay” (1975) are very famous even till today. Ramesh Sippy’s legendary movie was an epitome of classic dialogues. Till date every … Continue reading

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Love Songs from Mughal-E-Azam..

Love Songs from Mughal-E-Azam.. As Valentine’s Day nears, my romantic side starts going in a flashback mode and I am reminded of some immortal love songs from Bollywood movies. On top of the list is the 1960 movie :Mughal-E-Azam . … Continue reading

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Endorsing brands, ethically ….

Endorsing brands, ethically….. HE AUTHORED his first book on ethical hacking when he was 14; at 16, he helped the US government decrypt emails of the September 11 terror attacks sent by the Al-Qaeda; at 23, he worked with the … Continue reading

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From 6k salary to 5 crores jackpot ….KBC Winner

From 6k salary to 5 crores jackpot ….KBC Winner For those who somehow missed KBC’s episodes of 1.11.11 and 2.11.11, here are the 13 Questions posed to Sushil Kumar and their correct answers:Questions asked to Sushil Kumar:  Q 1: Which of … Continue reading

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The Man For All Seasons..

The Man For All Seasons…. On the occasion of  35th death anniversary of the legendary singer MUKESH,there was a very interesting article in my favourite paper SCREEN in its issue dated 2-8th Sept 2011. To read the same at length … Continue reading

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Shotgun-Rekha pair up onscreen again!

Shotgun-Rekha pair up onscreen again!    In a recent issue of SCREEN,there was an article on this famous on-screen pair of yester-years. To read the article,go to : http://www.screenindia.com/news/shotgunrekha-pair-up-onscreen-again/797215/   Here is what I wrote to the Editor of Screen,in … Continue reading

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To Deepika…

To Deepika……   “Deepika Padukone faces chapati challenge” was a news item in HT of 23rd April 2011.To read the item and my comments on it on website of HT,please go to the following link: http://www.hindustantimes.com/Deepika-Padukone-faces-chapati-challenge/Article1-688747.aspx A similar item was … Continue reading

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APRIL FOOLS’ DAY

APRIL FOOLS’ DAY      April Fools’ Day is celebrated all around the world on the April 1 of every year. Sometimes referred to as All Fools’ Day, April 1 is not a national holiday, but is widely recognized and … Continue reading

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