Your browser does not support JavaScript or it may be disabled!
 India As It Happens
Rediff Labs will showcase innovative products that rediff is working on behind the scenes.
News   |   Images
Get Realtime News
on your webpage

About 10 results for "bigha zameen"

Kolkatas Hand-Pulled Rickshaws Are The Last Sketches Of A Colonial Hangover In India

Kolkatas Hand-Pulled Rickshaws Are The Last Sketches Of A Colo...

Ramu has been pulling rickshaws for as long as he remembers. Ever since he stepped onto the platform at Howrah Station, sometime in early 1960s, in the wee hours of a winter morning clutching his father's hand tightly - innocence became a part of ... Indiatimes, 3 days ago

Bollywood narratives and the colour of money

In the opportunistic world of masala movies, someone has, with amazing alacrity, already dubbed a South Indian film with the title Black Money — A Surgical Strike . And while the smartass title clearly has nothing to do with the content, the ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago

KIFF and Tell

As the 22nd Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF) gets underway, marking the start of the festival season, Priyanka Dasgupta stitches together a montage history of what is arguably the city's best-known cultural meet. Sit back and enjoy the ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago

Banning cinema

In view of the ongoin­g sparri­ng betwee­n the two countr­ies, Pakist­an should avoid any kneeje­rk reacti­on The writer is an author, a public policy analyst and former interior secretary. He teaches at LUMS A group of Indian film ...
 The Express Tribune1 month ago

Sharam naam ki koi cheez hi nahi hai - Jaya Bachchan

At the on-going Jio MAMI festival, Jaya Bachchan, who is a fan of Bimal Roy's cinema, said she loves old world cinema of the 1950s and 60s. According to her they used to represent the real India and real characters in their films. Filmmakers at that ...
 FilmFare.com1 month ago

Biopic on Bimal Roy is an interesting idea

Bimal Roy noted for his realistic and socialistic films Bimal Roy's son, Joy Roy feels a biopic on the late director would be an interesting idea. During a session on Bimal Roy at the Jio MAMI 18th Mumbai Film Festival Tuesday, Joy said a ...
 Can India News1 month ago

'Initially I had refused 3 Idiots award-winning role'

Incredible as it may sound, seasoned Bollywood actor Boman Irani who eventually won the Filmfare Best Supporting Actor for his memorable principal character with grey shades in 3 Idiots, had initially refused that same role. The bohemian Boman ...
 Afternoon Despatch & Courier1 month ago

Abhishek's dad is a NREGA worker. He's now in IIT

'Whenever I felt like giving up, I'd think about my father.''I think about all the hardships he'd undergone to put me in a good school and give me the best of coaching.'Abhishek Meena's life,'s Divya Nair discovers, is an inspiration for all of Young India. IMAGE: Abhishek with his parents Ramdayal and Sultanbai at his home in Chhathrapur, Rajasthan. All photographs: Kind courtesy Abhishek Meena Abhishek Meena was born in the small village of Chhathrapur in Jhalawar district, ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

84th birthday of actor Mehmood marked on September 29

Mehmood…Towards end of 70s hispopularity waned as other comedians emerged. The 84th birthday of Mehmood Ali, one of the legendary actors of Hindi cinema, was marked on September 29. The actor was born in Mumbai to actress Mumtaz Ali, who ...
 Can India News2 months ago
Personalize your Realtimeclose [x]
Add content to your personalized tab - My News
Add upto 6 topics of your interest:
for eg.2g Scam , World
Personalize the tabs display. ( You can add or remove the tabs )
AlertsGet updates on latest news & your favourite topics right in your inbox.Set an Alert|Manage your Alerts


Realtime News

on your Webpage

Add Widget >Get your members hooked!
Get updated on latest news & your favorite topics right in your inbox!
More     Less