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Upala KBR

An entertainment journalist for more than 25 years, she started out in Star and Style film magazine and has written for publications including Midday, Bombay Times, DNA, magazines like Debonair and Zee Premier, and online websites. Bollywood film news is always exciting to break! Twitter: @upalakbr999

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Actor on break, director in action

Actor on break, director in action

With Bade Miyan… and The Goat Life behind him, Prithviraj kicks off Chennai schedule of his directorial venture Empuraan; to shoot protagonist’s backstory and action scenes in this leg... [Read More]

14 April,2024 07:04 AM IST | Mumbai | Upala KBR
This f(l)ight’s ready to take off

This f(l)ight’s ready to take off

Hrithik and Jr NTR kick off the latest schedule of War 2 today; to shoot their first face-off sequence that is set in an aircraft... [Read More]

11 April,2024 07:10 AM IST | Mumbai | Upala KBR
Video abhi baaki hai

Video abhi baaki hai

Before diving into Srikanth’s promotions, Rajkummar to wrap up Vicky Vidya Ka Woh Wala Video with 10-day stint in Madh Island and city hospital... [Read More]

10 April,2024 05:26 AM IST | Mumbai | Upala KBR
Shekhar Kapur: ‘Sequel came from idea of what home means today’

Shekhar Kapur: ‘Sequel came from idea of what home means today’

Set to launch daughter Kaveri with Shabana-led Masoom: The Next Generation, director Shekhar Kapur says the second part will explore themes of relationships and family like the much-loved 1983 original ... [Read More]

07 April,2024 07:09 AM IST | Mumbai | Upala KBR
Amul Mohan: Offered film to Vikrant before 12th Fail’s release

Amul Mohan: Offered film to Vikrant before 12th Fail’s release

Glad to have Massey front The Sabarmati Report, producer Amul discusses how the political thriller about the Godhra train burning case is ‘emotion-driven’... [Read More]

07 April,2024 05:59 AM IST | Mumbai | Upala KBR
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In Photos: Vladimir Putin returns as President with 87.17 per cent votes

In Photos: Vladimir Putin returns as President with 87.17 per cent votes

Russian President Vladimir Putin won the presidential elections, receiving 87.17 per cent of the votes based on the result of processing 70 per cent of the electoral protocols, Russia-based TASS reported, citing data from the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation (Pics/AFP)... [Read More]

18 March,2024 11:20 AM IST
Ent Top Stories: Prime video announces nearly 70 titles, Ankita-Vicky renew vows

Ent Top Stories: Prime video announces nearly 70 titles, Ankita-Vicky renew vows

Entertainment Top Stories: End your day with the most happening highlights. It`s time to relax and take a look at the latest news and events... [Read More]

16 March,2024 08:55 PM IST
IN PHOTOS | James Anderson's most test wickets against one team

IN PHOTOS | James Anderson's most test wickets against one team

Recently, during the five-match test series between India and England, James Anderson became the first-ever fast bowler to complete 700 test wickets. Here is the list of teams against whom, he registered the most wickets (Pic: File Pic)... [Read More]

11 March,2024 12:18 PM IST
IN PHOTOS: 10th anniversary of disappearance of flight MH370

IN PHOTOS: 10th anniversary of disappearance of flight MH370

Ten years on, the families of Chinese passengers who disappeared on board a lost Malaysia Airlines flight still are searching for answers. Pics/AFP (Text/AP)... [Read More]

08 March,2024 03:06 PM IST
PM Modi says J&K reached new heights of dvpt post Article 370 abrogation

PM Modi says J&K reached new heights of dvpt post Article 370 abrogation

Prime Minister Narendra Modi asserted that Jammu and Kashmir is experiencing significant development and newfound freedom since the revocation of Article 370 in 2019. Pics/ PTI... [Read More]

07 March,2024 03:56 PM IST | Srinagar
In Photos: PM Modi launches projects worth Rs 35,700 cr in Jharkhand

In Photos: PM Modi launches projects worth Rs 35,700 cr in Jharkhand

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday inaugurated and laid the foundation stone for projects worth Rs 35,700 crore in Jharkhand (Pics/PTI)... [Read More]

01 March,2024 02:09 PM IST
Article 370 screening: Yami Gautam flaunts her pregnancy glow

Article 370 screening: Yami Gautam flaunts her pregnancy glow

Article 370 screening: Several members from the film fraternity were seen at the premiere of the political drama starring Yami Gautam and Priyamani. The event was held on Thursday night, a day before its theatrical release (All Pics/Yogen Shah)... [Read More]

23 February,2024 09:44 AM IST
Ent Top Stories: Shah Rukh Khan dances at WPL 2024; Netizens review 'Article 370

Ent Top Stories: Shah Rukh Khan dances at WPL 2024; Netizens review 'Article 370

Entertainment Top Stories: End your day with the most happening highlights. It`s time to relax and take a look at the latest news and events... [Read More]

20 February,2024 08:21 PM IST
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HM Amit Shah highlights change in 'Naya Kashmir', lauds PM Modi

HM Amit Shah highlights change in 'Naya Kashmir', lauds PM Modi

Union Home Minister Amit Shah while addressing a public rally in J&K’s Paloura highlighted the change in ‘Naya Kashmir’ and said that today, nobody has the guts to raise slogans for Pakistan. Amit Shah said, "Nobody has the guts to raise slogans for Pakistan. Slogans of `Bharat Mata K Jai` can only be heard. PDP Chief Mehbooba Mufti had said that if Article 370 is removed then nobody will be left to give a shoulder to the tricolour. She needs to understand that this tricolour is immortal and will always stay. Article 370 was scrapped and the tricolour still flies with pride and glory." Watch video for more. ... [Read More]

16 April,2024 03:54 PM IST
Article 370 Controversy: Watch Milind Deora's shocking revelation on Article 370

Article 370 Controversy: Watch Milind Deora's shocking revelation on Article 370

Article 370 has taken centre stage in the campaigning for the Lok Sabha Elections 2024. Recently, Congress President Mallikarjun Kharge remarked on the scrapping of Article 370 which accorded special status to the erstwhile state of Jammu & Kashmir. The Congress President in Rajasthan questioned the relevance of Article 370. However, Ex-Congressman Milind Deora in this exclusive interview with Mid-day, revealed how Article 370 is an ‘age-old Congress issue’ and the founding fathers of the Congress party had the same stance on Article 370 that BJP has now. Watch Milind Deora`s explosive statement on the Article 370 controversy in this interview. ... [Read More]

10 April,2024 05:00 PM IST
Bengal Cyclone: Deadly cyclone in Bengal's Jalpaiguri kills 5, over 170 injured

Bengal Cyclone: Deadly cyclone in Bengal's Jalpaiguri kills 5, over 170 injured

A deadly cyclone wreaked havoc in parts of WB’s Jalpaiguri as rain and hailstorms hit area causing major damage to life and property. As many as five people have lost their lives over 100 got injured as weather’s wrath on March 31. JGMCH Medical Superintendent said that as many as 49 are admitted and over 170 patients reported in emergency department. Taking to ‘X’, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee assured supporting affected families and compensation to them. She visited Jalpaiguri to take stock of the situation and also met the victims at the hospital. WB Governor CV Ananda Bose also set up an emergency cell at Raj Bhavan to deal with storm in Jalpaiguri... [Read More]

01 April,2024 11:17 AM IST
Abrogation of Article 370 haunts Pak again, Pak calls it

Abrogation of Article 370 haunts Pak again, Pak calls it "a painful step"

In 2019, HM Amit Shah moved a resolution revoking Article 370 from J&K in Rajya Sabha on August 05. The resolution was passed and PM Modi-led Centre scrapped Article 370 of the Indian Constitution. It also brought an end to the special status of Jammu and Kashmir under Article 370 of the Indian Constitution. Even after 5 years, the abrogation of Article 370 still haunts Pakistan, one of the biggest setbacks internationally. Pakistan Foreign Minister Ishaq Dar called abrogation of Article 370 a “very painful, extreme step”. Notably, the strained ties between India and its neighbours has hit Pakistan’s trade severely. Reeling under economic crisis, Ishaq Dar called for “seriously examine” of trade with India. On the other side, Modi govt’s strategy of prioritising development has begun showing results in J&K. In the path of development, the state has witnessed the expenditure of the highest-ever funds in the financial year 2022-23. To attract investment, Centre, UT admin focused on reforms such as ease of doing business, land and capital provisions.... [Read More]

25 March,2024 04:08 PM IST
Arun Govil: PM Narendra Modi Is Not Going To Stop | Article 370 | Raj Zutshi

Arun Govil: PM Narendra Modi Is Not Going To Stop | Article 370 | Raj Zutshi

The cast of the movie `Article 370` Raj Zutshi, Vaibhav Tatwawadi, Sumit Kaul, and Arun Govil joined Mid-day.com for an exclusive conversation. Arun Govil talked about how he told the director Ibrahim Baloch during the narration that this movie would be a hit if the narration was such. He also spoke about how he believes that Prime Minister Narendra Modi Is Not Going To Stop`. Sumit Kaul spoke about how passionate was the director about the movie. Watch the full video to find out more about this collaborative process of the hit movie `Article 370`. ... [Read More]

13 March,2024 08:25 PM IST
Priyamani: Didn't Think 'Article 370' Would Do So Well | Kiran Karmarkar

Priyamani: Didn't Think 'Article 370' Would Do So Well | Kiran Karmarkar

In an exclusive interaction with Mid-day.com, the cast of the movie `Article 370` spoke about the unexpected success of the movie. Priyamani, Kiran Karmarkar, Ashwini Koul, and Skand Sanjeev Thakur talked about how the movie was made with rigorous training. They even shared some behind-the-scenes moments.  Ashwini Koul and Skand Sanjeev Thakur made their Bollywood debut with this movie. Watch the exclusive for more!... [Read More]

12 March,2024 07:45 PM IST
Yami Gautam Reacts After PM Modi Mentions 'Article 370' In Speech

Yami Gautam Reacts After PM Modi Mentions 'Article 370' In Speech

Responding to Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s big shoutout to her latest release `Article 370`, which has opened to positive reviews and has been making brisk business at the box office, actor Yami Gautam on February 26 said, "It was an honor". Film Director Aditya Suhas Jambhale and Producer Aditya Dhar expressed gratitude for the response to the film. Addressing an event during his recent visit to Jammu, Prime Minister Modi brought up the film, which is based on the events leading up to the abrogation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir, saying, "I have been told that a film titled `Article 370` is releasing this week. It is good that a film has been made on this subject. Apart from entertaining audiences, it will also raise awareness of the events that prompted us to take this decision. It will put them up to speed with facts."... [Read More]

27 February,2024 10:51 AM IST
Article 370 public review: Hit or Flop?

Article 370 public review: Hit or Flop?

The much awaited film Article 370 has hit the theatres today. The film features actors like Yami Gautam, Raj Arjun, Priyamani, Divya Seth, Arun Govil in pivotal roles. `Article 370` showcases the government of the day’s scrapping of the special status of Jammu and Kashmir as a masterclass in state craft. Yami Gautam starrer has gained a positive response from the audience as they can`t stop praising the actress. As the film hits the theatres, movie lovers have given their reactions to the film. Watch what the audience thinks about the movie!... [Read More]

23 February,2024 04:39 PM IST
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