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India’s legendary theatre persona Ebrahim Alkazi is no more

AMN / WEB DESK INDIA’S theater maestro, director and legendary drama teacher Ebrahim Alkazi, who has been synonymous with Delhi’s National School of Drama, died today due to cardiac arrest.He was 94. Alkazi, who took charge of the National School of Drama in 1962 and was its longest serving director, produced plays such as Girish … Continue reading India’s legendary theatre persona Ebrahim Alkazi is no more

President, VP, PM, MIB express grief on demise of theatre legend Ebrahim Alkazi

WEB DESK President, Vice President and Prime Minister have expressed grief on the demise of theatre maestro Ebrahim Alkazi. In a tweet, President Ram Nath Kovind said, Ebrahim Alkazi, doyen of Indian theatre, mentored and inspired generations of artists. Indian theatre doyen, director and legendary drama teacher Ebrahim Alkazi, who has been synonymous with Delhi’s … Continue reading President, VP, PM, MIB express grief on demise of theatre legend Ebrahim Alkazi

Films Division pays documentary tribute to Munshi Premchand and Mohammad Rafi

WEB DESK Films Division today paid documentary tribute to Munshi Premchand and Mohammad Rafi. Films Division Mumbai screened two special documentaries to mark the 140th birth anniversary of most accomplished writer and storyteller, Munshi Premchand and the 40th death anniversary of legendary playback singer, Mohammed Rafi. The documentaries, ‘Premchand’ and ‘Rafi – We Remember You’ … Continue reading Films Division pays documentary tribute to Munshi Premchand and Mohammad Rafi

Kumkum, the actor of ‘Kabhi aar, Kabhi paar’ is no more

Kumkum, Zaibunnissa (22 April 1934 – 28 July 2020) FILM DESK Noted Bollywood actress Kumkum, who featured in over 100 Hindi films and popular songs such as ‘Kabhi aar, Kabhi paar’ and ‘Mere Mehboob Qayamat Hogi’, passed away today. She was 86. Her sister-in-law Shenaz informed that Kumkum, whose real name was Zaibunnissa, died at … Continue reading Kumkum, the actor of ‘Kabhi aar, Kabhi paar’ is no more

Sonu Sood launches app to help migrants find jobs

Actor and social worker Sonu Sood has launched an app to offer support to workers in finding right job opportunities in various sectors across the country. Sood, who attracted limelight for his work in helping migrants reach their homes amid the COVID-19 pandemic, has come out with a free of cost online platform called ‘Pravasi … Continue reading Sonu Sood launches app to help migrants find jobs

Adil Hussain-starrer Pareeksha to have intl premiere at Shanghai film fest

Utpal Borpujari / New Delhi Adil Hussain-starrer “Pareeksha”, the latest feature film directed by veteran filmmaker Prakash Jha, will make its international premiere at the 23rd Shanghai International Film Festival (SIFF) in China. The film, inspired by a true incident and shot primarily in Ranchi, also stars Priyanka Bose, Sanjay Suri and child actor Shubham … Continue reading Adil Hussain-starrer Pareeksha to have intl premiere at Shanghai film fest

Women-directed Malayalam films get top billing at 20th NYIFF

By Utpal Borpujari / New Delhi The 20th edition of the New York Indian Film Festival (NYIFF), which like many other movie fetes has gone online this year because of the Covid19 Pandemic, has announced an exciting line-up, with both opening and closing films being women-directed Malayalam movies. Opening film “Run Kalyani” by Geetha J … Continue reading Women-directed Malayalam films get top billing at 20th NYIFF

Amitabh Bachchan, son Abhishek suffering from mild Covid-19 symptoms

AMN / WEB DESK Doctors of Nanavati Hospital who are treating Megastar Amitabh Bachchan and his son Abhishek for Covid-19 have said that the father-son duo have very mild symptoms and oxygen and ventilator support is not required for the treatment. Mr Bachchan’s actress wife Jaya Bachchan, daughter in-law Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and grand-daughter Aradhya … Continue reading Amitabh Bachchan, son Abhishek suffering from mild Covid-19 symptoms

India can become a global leader in the film industry: Piyush Goyal

AMN / NEW DELHI Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal has assured the film industry that if any country is creating road blocks for Indian films to be shown in their country, then India too will reciprocate and would not allow those countries to display their entertainment products back home. Addressing the FICCI Frames-2020, through … Continue reading India can become a global leader in the film industry: Piyush Goyal

Jagdeep will never be forgotten by cine lovers

WEB DESK Veteran Bollywood actor, comedian Jagdeep who breathed his last on July 8 at his home in Mumbai will be missed forever by his fans and cine lovers. Born as Syed Ishtiaq Ahmed Jafri in Amritsar, his death left many Bollywood celebrities and fans mourning.  Hindi cinema fans will always remember Jagdeep for playing … Continue reading Jagdeep will never be forgotten by cine lovers

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