Helen Mirren in The Hundred Foot Journey
The Hundred-foot Journey had touching moments, made me giggle, and I definitely appreciated the acting, but it lacked punch.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Censor board blues for Odia films
Bhubaneswar, Aug. 30: The Odia film industry has already had fewer releases this year as compared to the last two years.
The Indian Express
Journalist and Human Rights activist Balraj Puri passed away
Puri,who was conferred Padma Bhushan for his contribution in the fields of Literature and Education in 2005 and also the Indira Gandhi award for national integration on October 31, 2009.
The Times of India
Aditya Chopra plans Mughal-e-Azam's remake
Stories in Mocktale are works of fiction intended to bring a smile to your face.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Ganesh Festival Special: Top 8 delicious recipes for sweets
Ganeshotsav is the one of the major festivals celebrated in India with a lot of devotion and Lord Ganesha always used to love sweets especially modaks and laddoos were one of his favorite delicacies.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
SC ruling: JSPL, Hindalco and Sesa Sterlite could be worst hit
Summary After the Supreme Court deemed all coal blocks allocated since 1993 illegal, experts say that Jindal Steel, Hindalco and Sesa Sterlite could be the worst hit.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
'Richard Attenborough was unassuming, he never lost his temper'
Veteran theatre personality Dolly Thakore, who made her film debut as a casting director with Richard Attenborough's Gandhi , kept in touch with him long after work on the multiple award-winning biopic was over.
Destitute children made to dissect dispose of decomposed bodies in Odisha
Life has not been kind to 17-year-old John , but he never thought he would one day be forced to carry decomposed bodies lying on railway tracks to post-mortem chambers.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Tech talk to improve education
Jawaharlal Nehru University chancellor and former director of Indian Space and Research Organisation Krishnaswamy Kasturirangan , governor and chancellor SC Jamir and Ravenshaw vice-chancellor B.C. Tripathy at the convocation of Ravenshaw University in Cuttack on Saturday.
Monorail process takes off
Bhubaneswar, Aug. 23: The mass rapid transit system with a monorail between Bhubaneswar and Cuttack will become a reality shortly.
The Indian Express
Orissa MLALAD scheme plagued by poor planning, execution: CAG
More than a decade and half after the MLA Local Area Development scheme started in Orissa, it seems to be plagued by poor planning and execution, diversion of funds, lack of participation by locals and supervision by district collectors with MLAs showing little interest in it, the first-ever audit of the scheme by Comptroller and Auditor General ... (more)
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Twin actions: Evict and demolish
Cuttack, Aug. 22: The development authority today demolished illegal religious structures that had come up on government land in Markatnagar.
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An Indian woman plants rice saplings at a paddy field after monsoon rains on the outskirts of Puri, Orissa, India.
Museum sets year-end date
Bhubaneswar, Aug. 21: A mega museum of the handicrafts and handloom treasures of the state will come up at Gandamunda by the end of this year.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Chhattisgarh to host national seminar on intellectual property rights related issues
A one-day National Seminar on "Managing Resources and Intellectual Property Rights for Research & Development in Technical Education" is going to be organized on 20th September at O.P. Jindal Institute of Technology, situated in Raigarh city of Chhattisgarh.
How e-commerce sites are cashing in on people's devotion
To secure a bigger chunk of the spiritually-oriented, e-commerce sites in the religious segment are now going beyond commoditised services.
2 diplomats in race to be PMs G20 summit sherpa
Indian Ambassador to Russia PS Raghavan and former diplomat Hardeep Singh Puri are in contention to be appointed as personal emissary or "sherpa" of Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the G-20 summit in Brisbane, Australia on November 15-16.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Dame Mirren just one of the delights in 'Hundred-Foot Journey'
'Although I cannot lay an egg, I am a very good judge of omelettes." - George Bernard Shaw.