These feisty, number-crunching
women producers of Bollywood are gamechangers, can generate funds for
a film, sell it, market it and sit back to reap the profits
successful innings of 100 years validates that the industry is capable
of providing much more than a song-dance sequence. New-age directors,
unconventional scripts and actors are taking cinema to a different
level. A set of dynamic women in the industry are giving the business
of cinema a makeover through smart deals.
Pooja Bhatt. Fisheye Network
Remembering the King of Pop
Michael Jackson, whose death
anniversary falls on June 25, left a void in the world of music which
can never be filled
the fifth of her nine children, Michael Jackson's mother Katherine,
would say there was something special about him. "I don’t
believe in reincarnation," she said, "but you know how
babies move uncoordinated? Michael never moved that way. When he
danced, it was like he was an older person". Katherine taught her
children folk songs and her husband Joseph, played guitar and coached
Ditch the dimpled skin
Cellulite is a common lifestyle
problem but it is not difficult to eliminate. A healthy diet and
exercise can go a long way in reducing its build-up
and a growing body of research and evidence reveal that food and
exercise can get us out of many health dilemmas. What we eat can have
a tremendous influence on our cells and on our overall health. As like
many lifestyle diseases, cellulite appears to be one of the common
complaints of modern age.
When papa does not preach
On Father’s Day, we catch up
with some fathers, who in addition to playing the traditional role of
a provider, have taken upon themselves to be an important part of
their children’s lives
traditional role of the father is to be the provider and of the mother
to be the nurturer. But there are men who decided to surpass their
traditional role and be an inherent part of their children’s life.
They have brought up their children taking the pains yet enjoying the
process, cherishing each moment.
Uzbekistan is a melting pot of
people from different ethnic origins
the plane starts descending to the Tashkent international airport, the
patches of clouds and the tin roofs gave an impression that it was
going to land in Srinagar, the capital of Jammu and Kashmir in India.
The captain's announcement that outside temperature was 21°C further
confirmed that even weather is similar.
From popular comic book heroes,
quick history recap to adaptations of iconic superheroes, there's
ample choice for young channel surfers to get hooked to telly this
is party time for children at home this holiday season. With the rise
in the number of animation programmes on television, there’s no
complaining! Young channel surfers have been spoilt for choice for
cartoon programmes. What’s more, the digital world is full of an
ever-growing number of interactive cartoon characters, comic animated
apps and popular comic book heroes available in animated form!
The untold story
Bilal A. Jan’s Ocean of Tears
documents tragedies of the women of Kashmir, who have endured social,
economic, physical, mental and emotional abuse over the years
Shoma A. Chatterji
the devastated terrains of Kashmir, women have remained the chief
sufferers and victims. Two decades of conflict in the Valley has
brought to focus the distressful account of crimes against Kashmiri
women, who have been victims of violence and rape.