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Newsmaker: As YRF turns 50, Aditya Chopra looks to further a unique legacy
Newsmaker: As YRF turns 50, Aditya Chopra looks to further a unique legacy

As theatres reopened in Mumbai last week, a film with a staggering 1,274-week run began…

My life feels like a fairy tale in the middle of its happy ending, says actor Pankaj Tripathi
My life feels like a fairy tale in the middle of its happy ending, says actor Pankaj Tripathi

The Pankaj Tripathi we know grabs the spotlight in every frame. Even the Pankaj Tripathi…

The Way We Were: Cafes, art shows, a hug and movie dates from the ’70s
The Way We Were: Cafes, art shows, a hug and movie dates from the ’70s

I’m not sure what the dating scene is like at the moment, but how great…

While we’re streaming, these actors are going against the flow: Anupama Chopra
While we’re streaming, these actors are going against the flow: Anupama Chopra

One of the great joys of streaming has been to watch assorted artists flourish. Artists…

An online initiative aims to map India’s fading creole past, and present
An online initiative aims to map India’s fading creole past, and present

Creole typically indicates a culture resulting from encounters between various European and non-European cultures. So…

It’s Bollywood; religion is just not part of the plot, says Anupama Chopra
It’s Bollywood; religion is just not part of the plot, says Anupama Chopra

“I can very proudly say that I’m a part of this community,” actor Vikrant Massey…

Want a birthday wish from your favourite celeb? These platforms can help
Want a birthday wish from your favourite celeb? These platforms can help

Shaan wishing your wife on her birthday; Saina Nehwal telling your exhausted team they’re doing…

Supermen of Talegaon: Inside the unique facility where the Rajasthan Royals train
Supermen of Talegaon: Inside the unique facility where the Rajasthan Royals train

“Wahan gupti banti hain (Daggers are made there),” the senior police officer from Nagpur, a…

A new alloy: When a sitar leaves its comfort zone, and proves it’s metal
A new alloy: When a sitar leaves its comfort zone, and proves it’s metal

The sitar is a lot more versatile than it seems, says Rishabh Seen. “Like the…

A 3-point guide to worrying well
A 3-point guide to worrying well

For prehistoric humans, worry was a core survival skill. “Going back to the Stone Age,…