Scripts

  • Now, a notice board in Braille to teach Taj Mahal's history to visually challenged 07-03-2014 07:10 PM

    Blind tourists can now read the history of the Taj Mahal in the complex. The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) has provided a notice board in Braille script for their convenience. Agra District Magistrate ManishaTrighatia unveiled the notice board, which some visually handicapped students and their teachers read -- and...
  • Waiting for the right project to make a comeback, says Aishwarya 10-10-2013 12:50 PM

    Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has said that she is ready to make a comeback to films after her long maternity leave but is still waiting for the right project. "There have genuinely been a couple of ideas, script ideas, but depending on which ever is ready at a certain point in...
  • Just a good script is not enough, says R Madhavan 26-09-2013 09:28 AM

    New Delhi: The script is not the only thing that R Madhavan looks at while deciding a film. The producer and cast are equally important for him. "I used to only look at the script. Now, I look at the set up, producer and rest of the team," Madhavan told...
  • NFDC announces names of 9 scripts for National Script Lab 25-09-2013 10:22 PM

    New Delhi: The National Film Development Corporation (NFDC) has announced the names of nine scripts that will be a part of the National Script Lab. These scripts will be mentored by Marten Rabarts (Senior Consultant, Training and Development, NFDC), Olivia Stewart (Script Advisor, Binger Filmlab) and Ritesh Batra (Director of...
  • When in dilemma, I run my scripts through dad: Naga Chaitanya 29-08-2013 12:46 PM

    Chennai: Akkineni Naga Chaitanya, son of Akkineni Nagarjuna, admits that he doesn't mind consulting his father about film projects whenever he is in doubt. However, he says he signs a film only once he is truly convinced about it. "Dad has been my guiding force. Whenever I am confused about...
  • Visually impaired student memorises Quran through Braille 15-07-2013 05:20 PM

    Malappuram: In a remarkable feat, a visually challenged student in an Islamic studies centre here has memorised the Holy Quran entirely using the Braille script. Twaha Mahboob, a 21-year-old student of the College of Tahfeelul Quran under Ma'din Academy, came in for praise from a gathering scholars and students when...
  • Banner and script both are equally important: Arunoday Singh 03-07-2013 04:35 PM

    Mumbai: Arunoday Singh joined filmdom with a mindset that scripts are the most important thing, but now he feels banners are eually essential. "When I came, I thought that script is the most important. But after facing a lot of struggle, I have realised that banner and script both are...
  • Play, book, script - all in a single day 05-12-2011 03:23 PM

    Kolkata: His mornings begin with penning a play, in the afternoon he switches to writing a book and in the evening he concentrates on scriptwriting. This is how Anuvab Pal, an internationally-acclaimed playwright, divides his time during a day as he loves to transverse the boundaries of various mediums. He...
  • 'Shakespeare In Love' to become play 23-10-2011 01:48 PM

    London: British playwright Tom Stoppard has teamed up with Disney studio bosses to adapt his Oscar-winning 1998 romantic comedy 'Shakespeare in Love' script into a play. Stoppard, who shared the best screenplay Oscar award with Marc Norman for 'Shakespeare In Love', will revamp the screenplay for the stage, reports Variety...
  • 'Balika Vadhu' co-writer pens first novel 11-04-2011 11:13 AM

    Mumbai: TV script-writer Gajra Kottary, who has written screenplays of popular serials like "Astitva", "Balika Vadhu" and "Jyoti", has now come out with her maiden English novel titled "Broken Melodies", about the life of an adolescent girl and the struggles of living in a dysfunctional family. "I had already done...
  • IIT entrance exam answer scripts to go online 05-04-2011 09:06 PM

    New Delhi/Kanpur: In a bid to ensure transparency and enable students to have a proper assessment of themselves, answer scripts of the IIT entrance test this year will be made available online after the declaration of results. "Scanned copies of the answer scripts will be posted on Internet after the...
  • Munnabhai booked! Now read about the cult hero 09-12-2009 03:45 AM

    Star cast of the film launched a script book on the film on Monday evening. ...
  • Write stuff: Bollywood scripts a new success story 10-07-2008 03:28 AM

    Delhi Daredevils attained the target of 122 in 19.3 overs to pip Perth Scorchers by three wickets in the Group A match of the Champions League. Earlier, Morne Morkel took 3 for 19 to keep the Scorchers batsmen in check all through their innings. All they could score was 121...
  • Big B tries hand at script writing 06-09-2006 01:41 PM

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