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Kedar Jadhav's 90 in vain, India lose Kolkata ODI by 5 runs
Jan 22, 2017 22:17 IST
By Siddharth Vishwanathan
what happened: Kedar Jadhav's 90 went in vain as India lost Kolkata ODI by five runs but they won the series 2-1.
what it means: Virat Kohli could not achieve the clean sweep in the ODIs. However, this was the last ODI for India before the Champions Trophy in England and they would have wanted to win on a difficult pitch.
what next: India will play three T20Is against England before they play five more Tests in February-March.
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Awards would be important if they made sense: Gauri Shinde
Jan 22, 2017 20:07 IST
By Kavita Awasthi
what happened: Director Gauri Shinde of Dear Zindagi fame doesn’t find awards credible.
what it means: She says, “My award and reward are the personal stories people tell me about how my film has affected them. Awards would be important if they made sense and were credible.”
what next: Gauri wishes to work with actors Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone and Ranbir Kapoor.
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Never thought I'd play a film character: Shankar Mahadevan
Jan 22, 2017 20:02 IST
By Rukmini Chopra
what happened: Singer Shankar Mahadevan talks about his experience about acting in a Marathi film.
what it means: Shankar Mahadevan says that he had a great experience working in the 2015 Marathi film Katyar Kaljat Ghusali. He says that the audiences could relate to his character in the movie.
what next: Shankar will compose music for actor Prabhas's next along with Ehsaan Noorani and Loy Mendonsa.
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Khwaab-Sa: A Shakespearean comedy presented through dance
Jan 22, 2017 19:57 IST
By Akshata Shetty
what happened: Theatre director Atul Kumar's latest production is an adaption of A Midsummer's Night Dream.
what it means: The Bard's famous comedy has been interpreted through contemporary dance and Hindi gibberish. After touring Bangalore and Delhi, Khwaab-Sa is set to be performed in Mumbai, Lucknow and Pune.
what next: The play will be staged on January 28-29 and February 4 in Mumbai, and February 5 in Pune.
Jan 22, 2017 18:20 IST

“Neelesh Misra has changed course so many times, he’s like the river Brahmaputra,” said author and journalist Rahul Pandita, introducing his more

Jan 22, 2017 17:44 IST

Not everyone can tell a story well. It becomes harder still when it is about yourself. How much of the self do you share? How do you find your voice? Would the more

  • UP’s own grand alliance: Hype amidst challenges
    Jan 22, 2017 21:16 IST

    Politics of alliances may be a reality in UP now, but winning elections has always been as huge a challenge as also running the government.

    And who else would know it better than the two parties – Congress and SP – who both have bitter-sweet experiences of alliance more

    Sunita Aron
  • The BJP stands to lose the most in this Jallikattu controversy
    Jan 22, 2017 20:50 IST

    The Jallikattu protests in Tamil Nadu are unprecedented. A protest which started as a demand to revoke the ban on the bull taming sport snowballed into avenue for the youth to express their collective anger against the political establishment.