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Cruel Rhea-lity

Kaveree Bamzai

Well, if you’re Rhea Chakraborty, you still try and keep your chin up

The Evil Eye

The evolution of curses in mythology and cinema

Rashmika Mandanna: The Nation’s Sweetheart

She is a well-known name in Bollywood even though not a single film has been released in Hindi so far

The Return of Sonali Bendre

She chose to return after a brief hiatus to television, as an actor and a reality show judge

The Mystique of Tabu

She has been sensual and subservient, rustic and cosmopolitan. She is as much at ease in a lavish BBC series as she is in her latest, a Hindi horror comedy blockbuster where she plays a ghost

Varanasi Calling

What happens in Varanasi resonates throughout India

Crossing the Flyover

It is a metaphor for many young women in Bollywood now who are slowly overcoming their fears, choosing to expand their art rather than stay in the groove

Bollywood’s Barometer

Mukesh Chhabra is the first port of call for most major directors who want a cast that is authentic and diverse

The Subtitled Generation

Now the actors won’t have to quarrel with each other on Twitter to take a position on the national language

Haobam Paban Kumar: Voice from the Valley

A Manipuri director highlights the faultlines of his state in a unique bilingual film

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