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Review: Murder Mestri is paisa vasool fun. Twice over.

Review: Murder Mestri is paisa vasool fun. Twice over.

The comedy is clean, simple, silly. Yet, you long for more. And it does keep coming, promises Prasanna D Zore. Just when you think the punch line has been delivered, it hits you again. And again. Director Rahul Jadhav ensures there is never a dull moment in this murder 'mystery', ably supported by his star cast, writer Neha Kamat's storyline and Prashant Loke's dialogues. Jadhav's Murder Mestri revolves around three individuals, all Madhav Mestris, residents of Sawantwadi, a ..., 2 weeks ago

'Why can't the government do justice to us?'

Two families grieve the death of Pradeep Maruti Gade, one of the 104 victims of the Mumbai hooch tragedy. Text: Prasanna D Zore and Reuben NV; Photographs: Reuben NV Image: Sangeeta Gade with her mother Ramabai Purde. "The one who should have died is still alive; the good one who earned for the family died," laments Ramabai Purde as she points towards a photograph of her grandson Pradeep Maruti Gade. The one Ramabai curses is her brother Ganesh, who she says is unemployed, drinks a lot and ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago In a dark, dingy, slum, families cope with Mumbai's hooch tragedy  Rediff.com3 weeks ago The watchman who left his family that night  Rediff.com3 weeks ago

Woman stripped, beaten up over land issue; 1 held

NewsOnFire BSCA : A 45-year-old woman from Boisar was allegedly stripped... 29 minutes ago Prasanna D Zore RT @Outlookindia : Woman Stripped, Beaten Up Over Land Issue, One Held | | Outlook Wires 44 ...
 NewsR.in2 months ago

It is important to know the truth in the Yakub Memon case

B Raman knew that Yakub Memon should not be given capital punishment, but at the same time he harboured too much anger against Dawood Ibrahim and 'Tiger' Memon, and wanted to see that they did not stand to gain in the legal process in any manner whatsoever, says Sheela Bhatt/ On July 23, 2015, published a hitherto unpublished column from 2007 by B Raman -- who, as head of the Pakistan desk in 1994, was involved with the return of 1993 Mumbai blasts accused Yakub Memon to ...
 Rediff.com10 hours ago

'People are not asking for Yakub's acquittal, but commuting his death sentence'

'Leave B Raman aside, 50 eminent personalities have written about commuting his death sentence. Even a retired judge of the Supreme Court has written about it.' Shyam Keswani was the first lawyer to defend 1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon, whose appeal for commuting his death sentence is scheduled for hearing in the Supreme Court on Tuesday, July 28. Keswani, left, below, speaks about the case to Prasanna D Zore/ Will Yakub Memon get relief in the Supreme Court? Since there are ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago

'They were so happy, but the Almighty had something else in mind'

'How will we pay for their education now?' asks a grandmother about her two grandchildren who lost their father in Mumbai's liquor tragedy. Text: Prasanna D Zore and Reuben NV; Photographs: Reuben NV Image: Mukhtar's son Altamas with his grandmother Salma and Kamar Jahan's aunt Asma Bi. On the morning of June 19, a Friday, when the holy month of Ramzan began, Mukhtar Yousuf Shaikh woke up his mother Salma early in the morning, as he had promised her, so that she could offer prayers to the ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

'If we hadn't done the religious rites, he would not have got salvation'

Soon, she says, she will repay the Rs 50,000 she owes her debtors and start life afresh. "Without my husband." Continuing our series on the Mumbai hooch tragedy, met with the Kamble family whose world came apart on June 18. Text: Prasanna D Zore and Reuben NV; Photographs: Reuben NV 'Please keep quiet. Let me sleep. I beg of you. I am not a drunkard,' Sunil Rama Kamble would often tell his wife Sharda when he came home drunk. On the morning of June 18, the Kambles were a family of ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

RSS angrily denies it organised iftar

'It was organised by the Muslim Rashtriya Manch. The RSS had nothing to do with organising the event,' senior RSS leader Indresh Kumar tells Prasanna D Zore/ "The Muslim Rashtriya Manch has been organising iftars for decades. How come nobody associated those iftars with the RSS before? Why is the media linking the RSS to this iftar?" asks an angry Indresh Kumar, the senior Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh leader, scotching reports that the RSS hosted its first-ever iftar on July 4. "It ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago

Bandhan CMD: 'We have 28 million MSMEs to who we can lend'

‘If 99.99 per cent of these micro borrowers are good at repaying their loans, why can’t we look at the SMEs and MSMEs and replicate the same model for them with our stringent risk management system,’ Chandra Shekhar Ghosh, chairman and managing director of India’s newest private sector bank, tells Prasanna D Zore/ It took Chandra Shekhar Ghosh, founder of Bandhan Financial Services Limited, a micro financial institution, 14 years to notch one crore customers ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Bandhan gets final OK as full-fledged bank, to start on Aug 23

Micro-finance institution Bandhan on Wednesday received final approval from the Reserve Bank of India to commence operations as a full-fledged bank, three months ahead of schedule, reports Prasanna D Zore/    India's central bank had, on April 2, 2014, granted an in-principle approval to Bandhan for setting up a bank; this was valid till October this year.    Chairman and Managing Director Chandra Shekhar Ghosh, in picture, told the media in Mumbai on Wednesday ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
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