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Parched is much more than a film
The Freepress Journal

'Parched' is much more than a film

Film: "Parched"; Writer-Director: Leena Yadav; Cast: Tannishtha Chatterjee, Radhika Apte, Surveen Chawla, Lehar Khan, Adil Hussain; Rating: ****1/2 Long after "Parched" played out its poignant plot, I kept thinking about the four women at the ... News24online, 1 week ago
Parched is much more than a film The Freepress Journal, 1 week ago
Review: 'Parched' is much more than a film New Indian Express, 1 week ago

'Parched' is much more than a film

Long after "Parched" played out its poignant plot, I kept thinking about the four women at the forefront of Leena Yadav's sparkling saga of patriarchal tyranny. The enduring grief and the brief bouts of buoyancy that Rani (Tannishtha Chatterjee), ...
 5 Dariya News - English1 week ago Parched movie review: Honest tale of sexual oppression and feudal mindsets  India.com1 week ago Parched movie review: It is much more than a film  ZeeNews.com1 week ago
The Hindu

The undying music of Bhupen Hazarika

Bistirno duparer, oshonkho manusher; Hahakar shuneo, nishobde nirobe; O Ganga tumi! Ganga boicho keno? (Stretched on two shores where crores of people live; you hear their cries in silence and oblivion, O Ganges you! Ganges why do you flow in ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago

Bhupen Hazazika's songs to rent the air in London

New Delhi, Sep 6 (PTI) Singers and musicians from India and Bangladesh will pay a special tribute to the doyen of Assam music Bhupen Hazarika at an event in London this month. The special concert on September 16 is being organised by social ...
 Press Trust of India3 weeks ago Bhupen Hazarika's songs to rent the air in London  The Statesman3 weeks ago

The able opponent of oppression

Mahasweta Devi By Shanta Gokhale On Thursday last week, a massive 90-year-old tree fell. While standing, its branches had offered shade to many of this country's dispossessed. I speak in awe and sorrow of Mahasweta Devi. Known as the Mother of ...
 Mumbai Mirror1 month ago
Mid Day

Mahasweta Devi: The litterateur as a zealous activist

Mahasweta Devi, the famous litterateur of Bengali literature whose novels are a marvel for readers and researchers all over India and which comprise a large chunk in post-colonial literature. She led an exemplary life of an activist in her personal ...
 Meri News1 month ago Mahasweta Devi (1926-2016): The autobiography that remains unfinished  Mid Day2 months ago A voice of the oppressed, marginalised ones  The Freepress Journal2 months ago Mahasweta Devi: All you need to know about the writer who was a voice for the oppressed  DNA India2 months ago

Mahasweta Devi a writer for the Poor :An Unending Legend

By Dr Ratan Bhattacharjee She lived a legendary life among the Lodha tribe of Midnapore , the Kheria Shobors of Purulia and Dhikaros of Birbhum. Her heart bled for the Kurmi, Dusad or Bhangira of Bihar and Madhya Pradesh and also the Santhals of ...
 ShillongTimes.com1 month ago
Times of India

Why has Tollywood been so slow in adapting Mahasveta Devi's works?

KOLKATA: Much as India takes pride in its regional literature, few regional language texts of contemporary Indian authors have appealed to our film-makers. Mahasveta Devi literally stands unparalleled with cinematic adaptations of her stories, plays ...
 Times of India2 months ago Pages to screen, she touched hearts  Times of India2 months ago

Eminent littérateur Mahasweta Devi passes away

Eminent author and social activist Mahasweta Devi passed away on Thursday afternoon in a Kolkata Nuring Home after a multi- organ failure. She was 91. Her writings focused on the marginalised communities in the country and served as the voice of the ...
 APN News2 months ago Mahasweta Devi, RIP: Rudaali to Sunghursh, 5 films that immortalise the author's works  India Today2 months ago

Amjad Khan's 10 Most Memorable Films

Saluting Amjad Khan. There’s a striking dichotomy to Amjad Khan’s personality. His piercing gaze could wreak havoc yet the same eyes conveyed volumes of vulnerability. The bullying texture of a brutal dacoit mysteriously transformed into the moving cry of a vanquished blue blood. Born to actor Zakaria Khan, better known by his screen name Jayant, he inherited a love for his father’s profession early on, resulting in active pursuit of theatre. It’s here that writer duo ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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