Aamir Khan, please ignite ‘sarfaroshi ki shama’

By Gayatri Sankar | Wednesday, November 25, 2015 - 10:14

Dear Aamir Khan,

I grew up watching your films. I loved you, admired you for the various characters that you essayed on the silver screen. Your last name never mattered to me. I never bothered to see if you belonged to a community different from mine. I was only interested in seeing your films and showering you with praises.

School on wheels!

By Dhriti Sharma | Friday, September 4, 2015 - 20:05

Better known as the metropolitan city, Gurgaon is flourishing fast and is undoubtedly becoming beautiful day-by-day. The grand opportunities, best of clothing, lavish eating and leisure make the city twinkle with warmth and desires.

World Music Day: How music reduces stress!

By Miscellaneous | Monday, June 22, 2015 - 19:34

When stress levels are high, music can be used to reduce anxious feelings, whether indoors or outdoors. 

The fantabulous achievements of FTII chairman Gajendra Chauhan!

By Aparna Mudi | Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 18:08

Protests over the appointment of Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) chairman are still going on. Students have come together to stand against the decision of the seat being taken by a certain Mr Gajendra Chauhan; as it is perceived that he was given the privilege of being at the helm of affair due to his political leanings and not experience in the world of cinema.

Forget love, loneliness is in the air!

By Ritu Singh | Sunday, June 14, 2015 - 09:39

Yes, loneliness is in! Look around yourself. Don't you notice curious eyes glued into flashy screens and fingers hurriedly typing away in glory! In offices, in metros, in all public places and even at family functions, this is the trend nowadays. This is the new 'normal' now. And this lifestyle has left us lonelier than before instead of bringing us closer.

How cinema studies changed my perspective of 'film viewing'!

By Ritika Handoo | Saturday, May 23, 2015 - 13:38

“Good cinema is what we can believe, and bad cinema is what we can't believe”—Abbas Kiarostami

Cannes flatgate: Of high heels, feminism and conformity

By Aparna Mudi | Friday, May 22, 2015 - 17:08

A hundred years ago, the time was World War 1, men in Europe and America went to war and women took to wearing their husbands' trousers to take up jobs and sustain families. It took half a century for trousers to become fashionable for women.

Sikkim: Flowers, mountains and snow - a trip to remember

By Aparna Mudi | Friday, May 15, 2015 - 19:03

Planning a trip and checking boxes while travelling has never been my forte. What I do like is stuffing a few T-shirts in a backpack and taking off whenever I can get some days off. Alas! Growing up has its disadvantages – you cannot just up and leave as you want. And if you are planning to go to Sikkim – that is not an option anyway.