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Kannada film producer Lakshmipathy dead

Centenarian Kannada film producer G.N. Lakshmipathy passed away on Thursday. The 104-year-old is survived by two sons and two daughters. Through his Maruthi Movies, Mr. Lakshmipathy produced seven films, including landmark films in the history of Kannada cinema such as Uyyale, Ondanondu Kaladalli, Kaadu, and Chitegu Chinte. Devara Makkalu starring Dr. Rajkumar was the first […]

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Game of Thrones Season 8 Episode 5 ‘The Bells’ review | The inexplicable arson of the mad queen

Methinks Game of Thrones has done enough with the theme of irrational, unbridled, senseless, arbitrary carnage. As exploring themes go, they’ve explored this one quite threadbare. After a point, terror-stricken screams, blood-curdling screeches, and roars of brutality can tend to become a little drab. On-screen chaos is very effective at keeping viewers clutching their pillows […]

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Ain’t no mountain high enough

Climbing the 3,000-foot sheer granite El Capitan rock formation in the Yosemite National Park, California has been a dream for many climbers. In June 2017 Alex Honnold achieved the mammoth task but there was a catch. He is the first and only person so far to free solo the climb, that is without any harness […]

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Meet the new students: Ananya, Tara and Tiger

At a screening for new songs of the Student of the Year (SOTY) 2 soundtrack at Dharma Productions’ office, newcomer Tara Sutaria watches herself capering onscreen with Tiger Shroff. The 23-year-old’s hands and feet betray that she’s quietly dancing to the song. In contrast is second debutante Chunky Panday’s 20-year-old daughter Ananya, who visibly can’t […]