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Bollywood’s nepotism didn’t start with Karan Johar. But it must end with Sushant Singh Rajput

Nepotism-led 'othering' has reached a toxic level in Bollywood. Regardless of the extent of its contribution to Sushant’s death, the Hindi film industry must do some soul-searching.
(L-R) Film-maker Karan Johar and actors Alia Bhatt and Kangana Ranaut | ANI

Karan Johar, Alia Bhatt lose lakhs of Instagram followers as Sushant fans call out ‘nepotism’

Actor Kangana Ranaut, who has often raised the nepotism issue and claimed that it works to the detriment of outsiders in Bollywood, has gained lakhs of social media followers.
Actor Sushant Singh Rajput | Wikimedia commons

Salman Khan, Karan Johar & others accused of abetting Sushant Singh Rajput’s death

A criminal complaint was filed in a Bihar court Wednesday accusing Salman Khan, Karan Johar, Ekta Kapoor, Aditya Chopra and Sanjay Leela Bhansali of abetting the death
Sachin Tendulkar at an exhibition game before the Covid-19 lockdown | Photo: ANI

Happy birthday Tendulkar, Twitter’s typo(s), Zomato’s taste of 2020 & a ‘happy’ Covid thought

The most politically correct and incorrect tweets of the day from across the political spectrum.
Akshay Kumar in a still from 'Kesari' based on the battle of Saragarhi | KesariFilm/Facebook

‘Teri Mitti’: Akshay Kumar, Karan Johar to release tribute song for health workers

The tribute song is a new version of 'Teri Mitti' from the movie Kesari. It has been produced by Zee music.
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Karan Johar’s Guilty on #MeToo will ring true if he stopped partying with Sajid Khan

Thank you, Mr Johar, but no matter how ‘important’ your movie is, it certainly loses its message when you engage with those accused during #MeToo.
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Netflix inks content deal with Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions

India’s video-streaming industry is expected to grow at nearly 22% per annum and reach Rs 119 billion ($1.7 billion) in size by 2023.

Karan Johar Instagram video: Are celebrities fair game for moral shaming over online posts?

Filmmaker Karan Johar posted an Instagram video, which had the who’s who of Bollywood like Deepika Padukone and Zoya Akhtar partying at his house.
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What did Koffee With Karan Season 6 tell us that we didn’t already know from Instagram?

Koffee With Karan Season 6, which released in October last year, had several personalities making their second or even third appearance.
Kangana Ranaut in a still from Manikarnika | Facebook

Kangana Ranaut is Ms Bharat on the warpath, with cow and contempt in her armour

The 'Queen' is angry at Bollywood's snub of Manikarnika and is out to expose everyone.

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Why music’s last best hope lies in live-streaming

Live performances have been one of the few ways for musicians to make money after cheap streaming services undermined sales of most recorded music. And then Covid shut that down.
Representational image of a deserted market during the 2019 shutdown in Srinagar, Kashmir | Photo: PTI

Internet shutdowns, pandemic have cost Kashmir Rs 40,000 cr, 5 lakh jobs, says industry head

Kashmir Chamber of Commerce and Industry president Sheikh Ashiq Ahmad said the 2G internet currently available in the region is not enough for many businesses.

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Representational image. A file photo of light Sprut-SDM1 tank in Moscow. | Photo: Commons

Russia offers India Sprut lightweight tanks amid stand-off with China

Russia's offer comes as China has deployed Type 15 light tanks while India has relied on the heavier battle tanks. Talks are on, but no immediate purchase is on the cards.
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint

Modi govt’s NEP is out of touch with reality, Indian voters want English-medium education

State leaders with their ear to the ground, like Nitish, Mamata and Yogi, have shown that the push for native language education is not what voters want.