They say it takes a long time to grow an old friend. In the flaky world of Bollywood’s fickle fame, loyalty is at a premium Glory is transient and money can’t buy true friends.
The recent declassification of 100 files has done nothing to change opinions on whether Netaji died in a plane crash or not
Comedian Kiku Sharda was arrested for mimicking Dera Chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim ‘Insan’. The Supreme court is considering a ban on websites that feature sardar jokes, AIB faced a PIL after their roast and Vir Das had police turning up at his gig in the capital. Comedians write open letters talking about the most untouchable topics for humour in India.
Bollywood is on a quest for new and unspoiled vistas, and filmmakers are showcasing the beauty of hitherto unconventional destinations like Bulgaria, Iceland, Corsica and Poland on the big screen — much to viewers’ delight
Life’s full of moments. Precious time spent in the company of loved ones, amidst nature and sometimes, just by yourself... with a notebook perhaps.
Every year begins with hope. Some start on a bright note and some don’t. But 2016, more than any other year, could well define our decade and lay the foundation for the next.