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  • High Five theme: Dogs Breeds

    Red Dog
    This ‘feel-good’ film is based on a true story of a Kelpie/Cattle dog cross (Red Dog). A truck driver Thomas (Luke Ford) arrives in Dampier, Australia, and sees some men about to put down a sick dog (Koko as Red Dog). The dog earlier belonged to John Grant (Josh Lucas) who was about to get engaged to Nancy

  • glam quotient-oriented role

    The actress confesses that her role in ‘Boss’ is just to add glamour and romance in the movie (more…)

  • Mofussil Junction

    In this collection of essays, profiles and reportage, Ian Jack explores a wide and unlikely range of subjects, which he encountered in more than thirty years of reporting from India and its sub-continental neighbours. (more…)

  • To The Best Of My Memory

    This is an autobiography of the former chief justice of India. He begins by tracing his ancestry some four generations earlier. (more…)

  • Eesha Koppikhar’s Marathi moves

    Bollywood diva Eesha Koppikhar was the star of the evening of BIG Marathi Entertainment Awards as her vivacious dance moves enthralled the audience. She was seen performing a Marathi folk dance, ‘Gondhal Geet’.

  • The Investment Options

    Before I go to the spectrum of investment options, let me attend to a small fact I missed last time. We had spoken about three dimensions of an investment product: return, risk and liquidity. We discussed at length risk and the relationship between return and risk. A little about liquidity now. The rate of return also bears a relationship to the liquidity of investment. Liquidity refers to the ease and cost of

  • Sushant’s leading act

    Director Shekhar Kapur and producer Aditya Chopra unanimously chose Sushant Singh Rajput as the lead in ‘Paani’ after witnessing the success of his realistic performance in ‘Shuddh Desi Romance’. It’s a futuristic film where wars over water have broken out. Water is now owned by international corporations who use thirst as a weapon of control over the masses. A young

  • Editor’s Picks

    The CEO Code
    David Rohlander
    Jaico Books
    Pages: 222; Price: Rs 250

  • TALK OF THE TOWN

    Made By Women Film Series: Festival
    What: University of Mumbai hosts a festival named ‘Made By Women Film Series’. Several Spanish female based renowned movies will be screened. ‘Even the rain’ (Sept 24) is about Mexican director Sebastián and executive producer Costa, who travel to Bolivia to shoot a film portraying Christopher Columbus’s conquest. ‘Return to Hansala’ (Sept 25) The film shows the journey of a Spanish funeral home owner with a young

  • Hrithik & Bobby’s cycle talk

    Hrithik Roshan and Bobby Deol who have rarely been seen in public together share a bond that goes way back in time. Recently they exchanged notes about raising their kids when Hrithik was busy teaching his kids, Hrehaan and Hridhaan how to cycle in the lanes of Juhu.
    Bobby Deol who happened to bump into him, discussed about how his own

  • Flavour with a twist

    The trend for healthy eating has seen replacement of heavier and richer ingredients with lighter options but at the same time not compromising on taste, finds SHARMILA CHAND. (more…)

  • If this skull could speak…

    Resurfacing from his grave, the great King Richard III demands a rewriting of his history and a new search into his character traits, as history has done great injustice to him, writes C V BHUVANESWARI. (more…)

  • The Divine Mother

    The Divine Mother is an embodiment of knowledge: the bestower of knowledge and remover of ignorance, writes MEERA S. SASHITAL. (more…)

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  • Barons of Banking

    This book is an illuminating tome of meticulously researched archives and personal accounts written comprehensively by its avid chronicler. (more…)