Kesari movie review: Formulaic, forced patriotic tale

Movie: “Kesari”; Cast: Akshay Kumar, Parineeti Chopra, Edward Sonnenblick, R. Bhakti Klein, Mark Bennington; Director: Anurag Singh; Rating: **1/2 (2-and-a-half stars) Mounted with utter-greatness, Director Anurag Singh’s “Kesari” is a fictionalised piece, documenting the true story of one of the bravest battles in history, the Battle of Saragarhi. Led by Havaldar Ishar Singh (Akshay Kumar) of the 36th Sikh Regiment, ...

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Manisha Koirala wants to explore more as an author

New Delhi: After writing about her battle against cancer in “Healed: How Cancer Gave Me a New Life”, actress Manisha Koirala says she wants to write more books and has a “couple of ideas” in her mind. “I do have a couple of stories in my head. But when I get down doing it then only I will be able ...

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Sudarsan Pattnaik creates colourful sand art on Holi, shares pic—See inside

New Delhi: Renowned sand artist from Bhubaneswar, Odisha, Sudarsan Pattnaik never really misses out on creating beautiful sand art creations whether it’s for any festival or important event for the country. This time on the auspicious occasion of Holi, the artiste shared a picture of the colourful Holi creation. He wrote on Twitter: “Namaskar! A very happy, colourful and Joyful ...

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