• Watch: Bollywood filmmakers speak on censorship May 2, 2013

    Over the years film censorship in Hindi cinema has undergone many changes. As Bollywood celebrates 100 years of its inception, lets find out what is still taboo in films. ...
  • Satyajit Ray's 92nd birthday: Maverick director's best films May 2, 2013

    Satyajit Ray was born on May 2, 1921. He is considered one of the greatest filmmakers of his time. ...
  • A short escape from Delhi: Patan Mahal

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    Young urban Indians have the urge to take the much-needed weekend break to get away from the city and its hustle and bustle. While Goa...

  • Oscars: Are Indians making their presence felt at the grand awards ceremony? February 26, 2013

    Year 2009 was the year when India made its presence felt at the grand awards ceremony Oscars with AR Rahman bagging two Oscars for his score in Danny Boyle's Slumdog Millionaire and Resul Pookutty picking up one for Best Sound Mixing. On the whole though, few Indians have won or...
  • One Billion Rising: Anoushka Shankar shows her support February 14, 2013

    One Billion Rising is an online campaign spearheaded by change.org. This Valentine's Day, make a pledge and show your support for crime against women by taking part in marches happening all over the country and the world or by simply dancing! ...
  • This Valentine's Day, many join One Billion Rising campaign February 14, 2013

    This Valentine's day millions of people across the world will be part of a global campaign 'One Billion Rising' to fight crimes against women. Many celebrities too have joined this campaign and leading the charge is Anoushka Shankar with a personal story of abuse. ...
  • Big money at stake in Tamil Nadu film industry January 31, 2013

    Kamal Haasan's magnum opus, 'Vishwaroopam' has been mounted on a reported budget of Rs 95 crore approximately according to the actor-director. This makes it one of the costliest Tamil films ever, second only to Rajinikanth's 2010 blockbuster 'Enthiran' with reported budget of a whopping Rs 132 crore. ...
  • Kadal: AR Rahman plays some of his favourite tunes January 16, 2013

    Kadal is an upcoming Tamil film directed and produced by Mani Ratnam. ...
  • South: Tamil and Telugu hit films of 2012 January 2, 2013

    The Tamil and Telugu films that made news in 2012. ...
  • South: Kannada and Malayalam movies of 2012 January 2, 2013

    Kannada and Malayalam films that made news in 2012. ...
  • Books: The bestsellers of 2012 December 28, 2012

    It's that time of the year when we tell you which books turned out to be page turners and why. CNN-IBN tells you all about 2012's bestselling books. ...
  • At 62, Rajinikanth still every producer's dream actor December 12, 2012

    Rajinikanth celebrates his 62nd birthday on this special day, 12.12.12, which happens once in a century. ...
  • Mix of romance and action at theatres in Tamil Nadu this Diwali November 12, 2012

    Arguably the biggest release this Diwali down south is Vijay starrer 'Thuppakki', directed by AR Murugadoss - the man behind 'Ghajini'. However, the other big film Tamil fans are waiting is 'Poda Podi' - a breezy love-story starring Silambarasan and Sarath Kumar's daughter Varalakshmi. 'Ammavin Kaipesi', directed by Thangar Bacchan...
  • Friday releases: 'Shirin Farhad Ki Toh Nikal Padi' August 23, 2012

    Filmmaker Farah Khan and makes her acting debut in the middle age comedy 'Shirin Farhad Ki Toh Nikal Padi' with Boman Irani. ...
  • Watch: Author Chetan Bhagat on What Young India Wants August 8, 2012

    "Meri naukri, meri chhokri (My job, my girl)." Young India's rallying cry is simple. They want love and they want money, says the popular writer and columnist Chetan Bhagat to CNN-IBN. ...