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Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt Starrer 'Gully Boy' Is India's Official Entry To Oscars

Sep 21, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

'Gully Boy', produced by Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar, featured Ranveer as an up-and-coming rapper who sets out to achieve his dream by rhyming about his life on the Mumbai streets.

‘The Sky Is Pink’ Gets Standing Ovation At Its World Premiere At TIFF 2019

Sep 17, 2019 Lachmi Deb Roy

'The Sky is Pink’ directed by National Award-winning filmmaker Shonali Bose, had its World Premiere at the 44th Toronto International Film Festival. It was the only Asian Asian film showcased at the presentation.

Priyanka Chopra And Farhan Akhtar Starrer ‘The Sky Is Pink’ Reduces TIFF 2019 Audience To Tears

Priyanka Chopra and Farhan Akhtar's film ‘The Sky is Pink’ had its premiere at TIFF 2019 this week and the audience was left crying throughout the heavy emotionally driven film.

'The Sky Is Pink' Is More Than Just A Tale Of Inspiration, Teenager's Battle With Rare Disorder

Sep 14, 2019 Anirudh Bhattacharyya

Director Shonali Bose keeps the emotions seesawing, from highs of hope to lows of haplessness. And yes, she allows the humour dull the edge of downers.

'Seven Years Imprisonment...': Maharashtra Police 'Warns' Farhan, Priyanka Against 'Heist'

What caught the eye of Maharashtra Police was a dialogue in 'The Sky Is Pink', where Priyanka's character tells Farhan's that they would rob a bank as soon as their daughter Aisha gets better.

10 September, 2019

The Sky Is Pink Trailer: Priyanka Chopra, Farhan Akhtar And Zaira Wasim Promise An Emotional Roller Coaster Ride

Helmed by director Shonali Bose, the film is based on the family of motivational speaker Aisha Chaudhary, who died in 2015 at the age of 18.

30 May, 2019

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Pakistan's Nobel Laureate Malala Yousafzai Mocks India, Leaves Fans Angry – VIDEO

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Malala Yousafzai, the youngest Nobel Prize laureate, represented Pakistan at the opening ceremony of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019

19 May, 2019

Farhan Akhtar Urges Bhopal To Vote Against Pragya Thakur, But Gets His Dates Wrong

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The parliamentary constituency has already voted in the sixth phase of polls on May 12 last Sunday.

17 January, 2019

Birthday Wishes Pour In As Veteran Writer-Lyricist Javed Akhtar Turns 74

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Bollywood celebrities extended their warm wishes for legendary writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar who is celebrating his 74th birthday on Thursday.

17 January, 2019

'Made In Heaven' First Look Debuts On Amazon Prime Video

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Amazon Prime Video offers the first look of its India Original series 'Made In Heaven'.

09 January, 2019

Birthday Wishes Pour In As Actor Farhan Akhtar Turns 45

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Actor-director Farhan Akhtar turned 45 on Wednesday and was showered with birthday wishes by Bollywood celebrities and singers.

25 November, 2018

Important For Men To Change Mentality For Women To Feel Safe In Society: Farhan Akhtar

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Actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar launched a short film "She" on account of International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women which takes a look at the various forms of violence perpetrated against women.

06 September, 2018

'Country Gets Its Oxygen Back': How Celebs Reacted To Section 377 Judgement

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The bench, headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra, struck down Section 377 as being violative of right to equality.

27 March, 2018

Farhan Akhtar 'Permanently' Deletes His Facebook Account

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The actor-director did not mention the reason for quitting the platform.

23 October, 2017

‘How Dare You!’ Farhan Akhtar Slams BJP's Narasimha Rao For Saying Actors' Have Low IQ, GK

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Vijay-starrer Mersal has been facing flak from the Tamil Nadu BJP over dialogues allegedly flaying the GST.

02 September, 2004

Missing The Target

Fareed Kazmi

There is a serious disconnect between Javed Akhtar's impeccably liberal aspirations and the authoritarian conclusions that he seems to espouse in Lakshya -- a combination of astonishing naivety, simplistic analysis, uncritical thinking mired i

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz