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Movie Review; Naam Shabana

This spy action thriller movie is the prequel to the iconic Baby (2015), and is made by the same cast and crew. The prequel shows the life and circumstances of field agent Shabana Khan, how a silent and morose college girl who is a martial arts champion has a tragic childhood and her freshly blossomed love life turns tragic how ...

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Auto Vibrate

One day at the massage parlour… A scientific study conducted in the US has found that whole-body vibrations can be as beneficial as exercising. Which comes as a great relief to us commuters in Mumbai. Now we can forget about exercising daily — and simply take an auto-rickshaw ride on our rutted, pot-holed, body-and-bone shaking roads! Text: Subroto, Cartoon: Himanshu

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Movie Review – Phillauri 

Plot –(Suraj Sharma) Kanan is shown returning in a flight from Canada to his hometown in Chandigarh Punjab. He is home to get married to his childhood love doll Anu (Mehreen Pirzaada) both the families are in happy and celebratory mood when the panditji sees their kundli and announces that Kanan is heavily Manglik and his first wife would die. ...

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Movie Review – Life 

Genre – Sci Fi, Horror Plot – A multinational six-member crew aboard the International Space Station performs a successful capture of a space probe returning from Mars with a soil sample. The crew is tasked with studying the sample, which could prove to be the first evidence of extraterrestrial life. After extracting a single cell from the sample, British biologist ...

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Movie Review –  Anarkali of Aarah  

Genre – Social Drama Plot- Anarkali (Swara Bhaskar) has taken over the role that her dancer-mother had all along performed: that of an erotic dancer in the small hamlet of Arrah in Bihar. In shockingly tragic circumstances, her mother was shot dead during a performance by an inebriated neta, who cared to flaunt his rifle as she pirouetted on stage. ...

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Ego Massage

I went to see the penguins at Mumbai zoo. But to my horror, what I saw looked like the return of demonetization — 50,000 people waiting in queue! Usually at the most, 50 people turn up outside the homes of our top B-town film stars to catch a glimpse of the star. Compare that 50 to the 50,000 showing up ...

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Movie Review; Beauty and the Beast 

Plot  Belle is a young girl who lives with her father in a small French  village of Villeuneve. Her whole village feels she is beautiful but odd. She too hates her old fashioned village life and wants more from life. The village soldier Gaston is a strong handsome young man who is so vain and proud of his looks that ...

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Cognizance The Annual Technical Festival of IIT ROORKEE

Technology is really priceless A bloomy spring morning on 24th of March will mark the start of the annual tech fest of IIT ROORKEE. Cognizance, being the among the largest technical festival of Asia, gets a footfall of over 40,000 every year where the best brains of the country fight it out to conquer their domains. Every year, it adds ...

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Movie Review; Trapped 

Plot  Shaurya Rajkummar Rao accidentally locks himself up in his new rented apartment almost for a week. The story revolves around his struggle of being claustrophobic and survival without food, water and electricity. What’s Good  The movie depicts a survival drama and portrays how we take our modern amenities for granted, Director Vikramaditya Motwane manages to make a dark ghory ...

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TECHKRITI 2017

Finally that time of year is here. This March, the biggest technical festival of Asia returns and the excitement is already rising with the pre fest events of Techkriti 2017. Techkriti’17 is scheduled from 23rd to 26th March. The theme for Techkriti’17 is Factualising Fictions. TOSC (Techkriti Open School Championship) and Technocruise have been concluded successfully with huge participation from ...

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