Prasoon Joshi: A 'GULZAR' In The Making?

Woh noor ka jharna hai Main pyaas puraani Maine aankh se ghattak liya Uss husn ka paani Usse takte takte takte umar guzaaroon Koi aur khayal jo aaye jhat se utaaroon Ishq karoon ya karoon ibaadat Ikko hi gal ai.. These wonderful lines from the song Mera Yaar of Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, pushed me into…

Hero Hiralal Movie Review: Phata poster, nikla Hero!

The advent of cable-TV happened in India in the early 1990’s when foreign channels were beaming in the houses of the privileged upper-middle-class. A decade later came the age of the reality shows with Channel V running a contest to form a girl-band on the lines of Spice Girls; and in 2002 Viva happened. But much before cable-tv…

Holi & The Unholy

HOLI is one of the most important festivals of India, as it marks the victory of good over evil. Yes,Dussehra/Diwali are not the only festivals celebrating the end of sin/sinners; but Holi also is celebrated for the same reason.

Aamir Khan Aur Remakes Ki Dastan – part 1 of 2

Today, 14th March, is Aamir Khan’s birthday. I wish him a very Happy Birthday. I have wanted to write this article from a long time, to be precise after the release of Mann. Eventually, after the release and the super-success of Ghajini I have got down to writing it. There is something with Aamir and…