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Movie Review; Rush

Rush is a tale narrated on true events regarding the heated rivalry between two formula one drivers James Hunt and Niki Lauda especially focussing on their grand prix season of 1976 which they went on head to head to be the world champion. The story begins in 1970, with the first encounter of James Hunt has with Niki Lauda in ...

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Comic Con – Work Hard, Play Harder!

  India is the country where good events are as rare as the blue moon, or Vivek Oberoi’s hit movies. Usually if you want a good event with crazy stuff to do, you’d have to wait for Ganpati, or Dahihandi, but that is enjoyable for a different section of crowd. Some of us prefer a more subtle way of enjoying ...

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A Drug Called Love

The whole idea of love to me seems too predictable. You meet her through a friend, at a party, a dinner, a park or a blood donation drive. You like her first mostly, coz we guys know how to admire beauty. You make the first move, coz perversion mixed with desperation can make even Humpty Dumpty move like Usain Bolt. ...

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Oh My Onion

I watched my mom shedding tears while cutting the onion. I was confused whether she was crying because of the onion or because she was cutting up a costly commodity. Onion has become many things apart from being just a vegetable. Onion has become a metaphor for cursing the government for not taking care of anything. The Aam Aadmi has ...

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Movie Review; Lunchbox

So what’s The Lunchbox? It’s a very sweet and simple yet lovely film starring Irrfan Khan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Nimrat Kaur. Ila (Nimrat Kaur) is a lonely housewife in an over-crowded city holed up in an apartment with only the disembodied voice of a neighbour and her young daughter for company. One day, Mumbai’s ever dependable Dabba service mistakenly lands ...

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Expiry Date

She opened her eyes. Her journey was far from over. She had fallen asleep amidst the travel sickness and tears. She checked her phone. No message from him. She knew this was a big decision that she had taken. She had promised herself that this would be her last attempt to save the relationship. Family was an obstacle. But he ...

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Wake up; It’s Just a Break up!!!

All of us have at least once in our dreamy lives had an unforgettable break up. By a break up I am not referring to a lover or a bf/gf but there are other things too. I define break up as a life changer when your support system gives up on you. It could be a loss of a job, ...

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Over 75% donations to Political parties are by unknown sources.

More than 75% of the funds received by major political parties, came from unknown sources. This is the result of a detailed analysis done by the Association for Democratic reforms, taking into account all receipts declared by the parties in their Income Returns from the year 2004-12. 2004-12 Party Funds officially received (Crore) Unknown donors Congress 1951 82.50% BJP 952 73% NCP ...

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Look At Me You Dumb Stupid *****

My precious smartphone went out of shape and killed itself two months ago. It had been going in and out of various service centres for some time. It finally gave in to its fate. Not that I am mourning its demise. Occasionally I miss being sucked into the shiny virtual world. The feeling of being pulled into a bubble of ...

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India Film Project Sep 20 – 28, 2013

Ahmedabad: India’s Largest Filmmaking Event -is back in its 3rd year. India Film Project is a platform for amateurs and professional filmmakers to take a challenge and make a film in a deadline of only 48 hours. At the beginning of 48 hours, Friday, September 20, 8pm, a common theme and genre will be given to participating teams. These teams ...

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