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Did Jinnah's marriage shape his politics?
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Did Jinnah's marriage shape his politics?

'If Ruttie had been alive, Jinnah would never have turned communal.'Veenu Sandhu checks out Mr and Mrs Jinnah: The Marriage That Shook India. IMAGE: Mahatma Gandhi leaves Mohammad Ali Jinnah's home, en route to the viceregal lodge in Delhi, November 24, 1939. Photograph: Topical Press Agency/Hulton Archive/Getty Images Of all the stalwarts of India's freedom movement, the one who remains largely an enigma is Mohammad Ali Jinnah. A reserved, self-made man whose life followed a carefully laid ... Rediff.com, 3 weeks ago
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Begum Jaan Review: A Vidya Balan Summer Project with a cold, sadistic heart

Begum Jaan makes a lot of noise, cuts a lot of throats, but sucks up to kiddie-ideas of history and revolution, feels Sreehari Nair. In Begum Jaan, Vidya Balan (playing the eponymous Begum) puffs on her hookah-pipe, the smoke emanating from which creates clouds above, and birds appear in the clouds for Begum to talk to. She talks to the birds, and then the birds fly away and tweet her saga far and wide, across lands and lampposts. The clouds occasionally rain themselves out, and as ...
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'I want to work with Vidya in every film'

'I asked all the actresses to stop waxing, shaping eyebrows, pedicures and manicures because I wanted a rustic look.''They are very glamorous women, so there was a bit of insecurity.''They would put on a little make-up on the sly, but I would sit like a school teacher and check make-up and nails!''I would make sure that every bit of unnecessary make-up was taken off.' IMAGE: Vidya Balan in Begum Jaan. Photograph: Kind courtesy Srijit Mukherjee/Instagram Director Srijit Mukherjee's Hindi ...
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