Wednesday, 5 October, 2022
TopicSoumitra Chatterjee

Topic: Soumitra Chatterjee

A Holy Conspiracy: thought-provoking courtroom drama that loses voice in poor dialogues

With two stalwarts of Indian cinema—Soumitra Chatterjee and Naseeruddin Shah— anchoring the narrative, the film will nudge you to think where India is headed.

When Soumitra Chatterjee punched director Ritwik Ghatak in the face

Authors Arjun Sengupta and Partha Mukherjee write Soumitra Chatterjee regretted not being able to work with Ritwik Ghatak even once.

Amit Shah, Gadkari, Bachchans, Rajamouli — long list of prominent Indians who got Covid

The Covid pandemic spread far and wide in India, from Bollywood celebrities to politicians. ThePrint lists the prominent names who tested positive for or died due to the virus.

Apu’s ‘meeting’ with Manik da, and Nitish Kumar’s ‘support’ in Bihar

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by the editors at ThePrint.

Apu, Feluda, Amal — 6 performances that made Soumitra Chatterjee one of India’s finest actors

Bengali film legend Soumitra Chatterjee died at the age of 85 Sunday, after acting in over 300 films in a career that lasted over six decades.

Veteran actor Soumitra Chatterjee dies at 85, after a month-long battle since contracting Covid

Soumitra Chatterjee acted in nearly 300 films, including Satyajit Ray’s Apur Sansar, Charulata & Ghare Baire. He had been in hospital since testing positive for Covid on 6 Oct.

Noted actor Soumitra Chatterjee’s health deteriorates to ‘very critical’, say doctors

The 85-year-old actor was admitted to the hospital on 6 Oct after he tested positive for Covid. He is not responding to the treatment and his platelet count has dropped further.

Soumitra Chatterjee, the Bengali legend you probably haven’t heard of but should

As the actor turns 84 today, ThePrint takes a look at the career of Chatterjee who deserves a wider acknowledgement in the country.

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The BMW i4 eDrive40. Photo Credit: BMW

Ukraine crisis gave auto sector a crude shock. See how India is responding

The PLI scheme as well as other sops for manufacturing, show that despite some public missteps, government is trying to coax manufacturing into India.

Indian refiners scout for oil deals ahead of EU ban on Russian crude imports

European Union ban on Russian crude imports from 5 Dec will drive European refiners to buy more Middle East oil, putting them in competition with Asian buyers.


File photo of a BrahMos firing by a Su-30 MKI | Credit: IAF

IAF to increase Sukhois armed with BrahMos supersonic cruise missile with over 500km-range

The IAF currently has 40 SU-30 MKI with BrahMos, the only supersonic cruise missile in the world.

India’s hijab supporters will lose even if they win SC battle. Because the real war is political

In a highly polarised time, cornered minorities tend to lean back and protect the roots and fundamentals of what is so dear to them. Politically, it can often be a bad trap.