Turning Points

  • Shah Rukh Khan to be given 'non-categorised security' January 29, 2013

    Mumbai: Shah Rukh Khan's essay for the special edition of Outlook Turning Points publication has raised a controversy. In the piece, the actor shared his views on what it meant to be a Khan in India. The actor wrote, "I sometimes become the inadvertent object of political leaders who choose to...
  • No Shah Rukh Khan, you are a star, not a victim January 28, 2013

    New Delhi: "We take comfort in defining phenomena, objects and people - with a limited amount of knowledge and along known parameters." No words define the deep irony of Shah Rukh Khan's fervent interview in the Outlook Turning Points magazine as these do. Although Khan did not exclusively speak of his...
  • Kalam reveals the drama behind Sonia-as-PM talk June 30, 2012

    New Delhi: The issue of Sonia Gandhi's foreign origin came back to haunt her again on Saturday with former president APJ Abdul Kalam's latest book 'Turning Points, A Journey Through Challenges'. In one of the chapters of the book - 'Controversial Decisions' - Kalam has written that if Sonia had...
  • Kalam's remark on Sonia leads to Cong-BJP spat June 30, 2012

    New Delhi: In his latest book, former president APJ Abdul Kalam has sought to dismiss speculation that he was the prime reason why Sonia Gandhi refused the PM's post in 2004. In the chapter titled 'Controversial Decisions' of his book 'Turning Points, A Journey Through Challenges', Kalam has written that if...
  • Sanjay Tripathy's forays into Bollywood with 'Club 60' May 19, 2012

    New Delhi: Sanjay Tripathy, maker of the popular science program of the 90's - 'Turning Point' is all set to make his directorial debut in Bollywood with "Club 60", a sneak-peek into the lives of a youthful bunch of people aged 60. "I started my career as a journalist. I...
  • Turning Point: Vatsala Gurunath June 20, 2007

    Swades was the film that changed Vatsala Gurunath studying abroad, to come back and change lives in rural India. ...
  • "Satyajit Ray's Apu Triology changed my life" June 20, 2007

    Satyajit Ray’s Apu Trilogy thriving on lucid cinematic language is a film that changed actor Rahul Bose’s life. ...
  • Turning Point: Anurag Kashyap February 3, 2007

    The movie that made the director of Black Friday take to filmmaking was Italian classic The Bicycle Thief. ...
  • Film that changed Kunal Kohli's life December 23, 2006

    Fanaa director Kunal Kohli says he was seven when he watched the film that changed his life. It was the Amitabh Bachchan blockbuster Deewar that made him sit up and enjoy the glory of popular Hindi cinema. He describes the 70s picture as the poster boy of complete Hindi cinema....
  • DDLJ was my turning point: Riteish December 9, 2006

    Mumbai: There are films that inspire us, influence us to become better human being. CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand asked Riteish Deshmukh the one film that changed his life. And guess what? The actor picked Shah Rukh Khan’s blockbuster romantic classic, Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge, a film that he says...
  • Turning Point: Anupam Kher on The Godfather November 11, 2006

    Mumbai: Anupam Kher is one actor who can speak passionately about films. Ask him to name one film that changed his life and without pondering much he picks the celebrated Hollywood classic The Godfather. It’s one film that he says brought tears in his eyes and he rightfully claimed it...
  • The film that changed Sajid's life October 14, 2006

    Bollywood funny man Sajid Khan is one of the biggest movie buffs you will ever find. Ask Sajid for a film that changed his life and he picks a James Cameron sci-fi thriller that he saw 22 times in the same cinema hall. It’s a movie that’s left a deep...