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Jadunama – The Power of Time in Literature

First Published in IIC DIARY India International Centre New Delhi, recently organised an evening evening with Javed Akhtar, where the celebrated poet recited his outstanding poetry and conversed candidly with Anil Shrivatav and audience....

Playwriting for Children

10 golden pointers to be kept in mind while writing children’s plays.

1) Do not be afraid of using contemporary language and one can even throw in few phrases in Hindi, if the need be. Make it Hinglish if you want.

2) Children love comedy. They might not have the same taste as adults and might find things like “ farting” “ throwing up” comic. Add them to the script, they just add to the flavour. Please do not become prudish.

3) Another thing that fascinates children is the idea of mystery and surprise, you can use them too.

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The Urban tale of caste discrimination

The Kanada film ‘Handinelentu’, a masterful creation by the talented Prithvi Konanur, unfolds with the closing situation of an elite higher school in the city. Students Hari and Deepa share an intimate moment in...

‘This is a dream come true.’

Actor AUROSIKHA DEY participated in the Cannes Film Festival, representing the film The Shameless, in which she played the character Durwa. I talked to her and wanted to know about the experiences she had...

Forget me not| Ojaswini Trivedi

As the rays of your beam Transcend through our sheets The creases collapsing with time One after the other,He, after himafter you The blinding intoxicating powerA touch, innocent, eternal A smile, banished, surrendered Will...

Satin muse| Ojaswini Trivedi

GrimgentlegruesomeFulfillingfearsomePeel the dressGive in Forfeit your defeat BegAgain AgainKnees abraded Hands twisted Chainedprotected?BreatheCan’t.Pray.Pray.

Pyjama Cricket: THE CHANGING FACE OF CRICKET

By Sunil Sarpal Cricket is such a beautiful sport that it occupies a permanent place in the heart of its die -hard follower.  But, of late, the game has lost its character dramatically with...

BCCI in the hunt for Team India Cricket Coach

By Sunil Sarpal Coaching Team India is an onerous task for BCCI.  The tenure of Rahul Dravid, Team India Coach, is coming to an end.  BCCI is looking for his replacement.  In the past,...