Tuesday, 28 June, 2022

Topic: Sridevi

Bathtub, wine, drowning Sridevi: A successful woman’s death unleashes the worst in TV news

In the first 24 hours, everybody was a doctor analysing her diet and fitness. Then came the opportunity to be Sherlock, as news emerged of Sridevi's accidental drowning.

My daughter said, ‘Ma my friends think you are very cool’: Sridevi

I once 'ambushed' Sridevi for an interview after the release of her film 'English Vinglish' and she admitted she was feeling like a newcomer again. 

Sridevi, the queen of double roles, needed no man to support her on screen

When Sridevi declared “Kisi ke haath naa aayegi yeh ladki”, you believed her. You got the feeling she could take care of herself.

‘She doesn’t speak Hindi but will be a sensation’: Sridevi was a star unlike any other

Directors would brief Sridevi and wonder if she really understood them, because she would have a blank expression. But she was a master when facing the camera.

Sridevi: the woman who broke several glass ceilings in a male-dominated Bollywood

With Sridevi passing away, the country has lost one of its best actors and a woman who managed to break several glass ceilings in a male dominated industry

On Camera


Free power & no new taxes in AAP govt’s Punjab Budget, but fiscal consolidation roadmap missing

Finance Minister Harpal Singh Cheema emphasised improving ‘fiscal health’ and augmenting tax revenues in AAP govt's maiden Budget Monday, but outstanding debt expected to rise by 8.4%.


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Almost 4,000 enrol for IAF’s Agnipath recruitment scheme on day 1 of online registrations

These registrations pertain to the Indian Air Force's Agniveer Vayu programme. The online portal for the first phase was opened at 10 am Friday, and will close on 5 July.

With Agnipath, Modi govt’s shock & awe doctrine may have misfired a vital reform, yet again

Modi govt's biggest flaw has been its disinclination to accept limitations of electoral majorities. This ruined land acquisition and farm reform, stalled labour codes.