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Fantastic 4 Review

Genre: Action & Adventure Directed By: Josh Trank Written By: Jeremy Slater, Simon Kinberg, Josh Trank In Theaters: Aug 21, 2015, India Runtime: 1 hr. 46 min. Starring: Jamie Bell, Kate Mara, Michael B. Jordan, Miles Teller, Toby Kebbell When I came to know that there would be new actors for this new Fantastic 4 movie, the first thing came to my mind, why? I mean look at Jessica Alba, how could she be replaced?

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Movie Review: Bahubali: Epic, the best VFX ever in Indian cinema

Director: SS Rajmouli Starring: Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Tamannaah Bhatia and Anushka Shetty The movie first caught eyeball because of the humongous budget. This is the highest budgeted movie ever in Indian movie history. Out of a magnificent budget of 160 crores, this one spent 40 crore only on special effects.  So obviously when I went for the movie, though I didn’t expect a  new script or idea, I expected some good effects, like we expect for hollywood movies.

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The Perfect Haven for Tired City Dwellers – McLeod Ganj

If you are looking for a short 3-4 days relaxing break from your hectic schedule, try a trip to McLeod Ganj. The breathtaking beauty of this Dharamshala suburb (9kms) makes it the perfect haven for the tired city denizens. The tranquil surroundings can be credited to McLeod Ganj’s historical link with Buddhism and His Holiness, the 14th Dalai Lama. The serenity and beauty of the township has attracted even celebs, like Richard Gere. Best Way

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Here’s the Original Mother’s Day Message

Philadelphia activist Anna Jarvis (1864-1948) came up with the idea for “Mother’s Day” at the beginning of the 20th century as a tribute to her mother. On May 10, 1908, in what is considered the first Mother’s Day celebration, she sent 500 carnations to Andrews Methodist Episcopal Church, her mother’s church in Grafton, W.Va. (which was designated as a National Historic Landmark in 1992). It generated enormously positive response, and after extensive lobbying and letter-writing efforts,

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Exotic Renewal Rituals for the Lords of Puri Dham: The Nabakalebara

Exotic Renewal Rituals for the Lords of Puri Dham: The Nabakalebara. Nabakalebar is an ancient ritual associated with Shri Jagannath Temple, Puri, Odisha, when the Idols of Lord Jagannath, Balabhadra, Subhadra and Sudarshan are replaced by a new set of Idols. A year which has two months (Adhika masa) of Ashadha as per the Hindu Calendar is auspicious for conducting the ceremony. This usually occurs every twelve to nineteen years. The Idols are made from a

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Why Does the Govt. of India Not Want You to See This?

Directed by Leslee Udwin and produced by BBC, India’s Daughter has stirred a huge controversy. This documentary raises some serious questions on the laws of the land and the social set up in India, which we often claim as our priced possession. The government of India has banned this documentary for obvious reasons. Do you think banning this documentary can solve the burning issues related to the security of women in India? Why not face

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Top 10 Tallest Skyscrapers in the World

Boasting of three of the top ten tallest skyscrapers in the world – Shanghai Tower, Shanghai World Financial Center and Zifeng Tower – China is an undisputed leader in architecture. However, UAE is the proud home of the tallest building on the planet – the Burj Khalifa. World’s Top 10 Tallest Skyscrapers Building Architectural Height City/Country 1 Burj Khalifa 829.8m Dubai, UAE 2 Tokyo Skytree 634m Tokyo, Japan 3 Shanghai Tower 632m Shanghai, China 4

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Paharganj Retro Mania Continues

As  I continue with my sojourn at Paharganj, I am mesmerized by the surroundings; so the photowalk continues …A bird in view… Structures that reminded me of the Mughal Era Music makes the people come together….Madonna reminded at one go 😉 Structures that exhibit an interesting blend of architectural ruins and good subject for photography

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3 Inspirational Moms – SALUTE!

Do you agree to the saying – “behind every man’s success there is a woman”? While some of you may disagree to this, you cannot contend the fact that behind every human being’s success there is a mother! Continuing our Mother’s Day series, we thought of delving into some of the inspirational mothers of our times and trying to gauge their contribution to their children’s success. Sarath Babu’s Mother E Sarath Babu’s rags-to-riches’ story could

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