Testament of Youth (2015) I Trailer Release (Video)

The movie is based on the real life story of a British woman’s (Vera Brittain) autobiography (first published in 1933), who loses her fiancée (Roland Leighton) and brother (Edward) during World War prompting her to put her plans of joining Oxford University on the back burner and instead nurse (being associated with Voluntary Aid Detachment)Continue reading “Testament of Youth (2015) I Trailer Release (Video)”

Sabad – A World Poetry Festival brings global poets to Delhi

The Sahitya Akademi in association with Ministry of Culture, Government of India has organized the Sabad – A World Poetry Festival (21-24 March 2014) to mark the celebrations of 150th Birth Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda and 100th year of Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore’s receiving of  the Nobel Prize. “Verses which will be recited here celebrate theContinue reading “Sabad – A World Poetry Festival brings global poets to Delhi”

Apple is alone in e-books pricing lawsuit; Publishers agreed to settlement

It appears as if some serious problem is going to be created for Apple as it’s trial on ebook price fixing charges is filed by the U.S. government begins on Monday in New York. Apple will have to alone deal with the charges put across by the U.S. Department of Justice in a non-jury trial.Continue reading “Apple is alone in e-books pricing lawsuit; Publishers agreed to settlement”

“My films are a…

“My films are an extension of my poetry, using the white screen like the white page to be filled with images”~James Broughton   (Pic Courtesy: Celeb Great)

“If you would b…

“If you would be a real seeker after truth, it is necessary that at least once in your life, you doubt, as far as possible, all things” ~ Rene Descartes (Pic Courtesy: Fanpop)

Ashima Narain: Passion for Photography and Documentary Film-making

As someone who is passionately interested in Photography, I recently came across a piece of writing on Ashima Narain, the photo editor of the National Geographic Traveller India magazine. In the interview given to The Hindu, she talked about her journey in photography and documentary filmmaking so far. In the Sewri bay of Mumbai hundredsContinue reading “Ashima Narain: Passion for Photography and Documentary Film-making”

Stephen King isn’t going to release Joyland’s digital version anytime soon

  Stephen King, who has been a supporter e-book format is going for print-only format for his latest book. Although Stephen King has released his books on e-book platforms in the past but this time he’s not in the mood to bring out a digital version of his latest novel, Joyland. “I have no plansContinue reading “Stephen King isn’t going to release Joyland’s digital version anytime soon”

Badla kuch phir aaj yahan/ Something’s changed here today

nahi dikhta kyun mujhe ab tera aks kahin.. hai badla kuch phir aaj yahan.. chahoon rehna halka kisi sukhe paate ki tarah.. teri parchae kuch aur gehri rach gayi aaj hatheli pe meri ~  Bhavesh Kumar, copyright 2013 English Translation: Can’t see your reflection anywhere now, Again, something’s changed here today, Want to remain asContinue reading “Badla kuch phir aaj yahan/ Something’s changed here today”

Researchers claim William Shakespeare was callous businessman

Not most of us would associate the professional traits of a Hoarder, moneylender, and tax dodger with William Shakespeare. This may be shocking news for all Shakespeare fans but according to a group of academic researchers, Shakespeare had all these traits in him. The researchers argue that the novelist was a callous businessman who madeContinue reading “Researchers claim William Shakespeare was callous businessman”

Jeb Bush defends Immigration opinion change

  Jeb Bush, Former Florida Governor was seen justifying his change of opinion on immigration. He was present on about five shows namely NBC’s “Meet the Press,” ABC’s “This Week,” CBS’ “Face the Nation,” “Fox News Sunday” and CNN’s “State of the Union.” He was promoting his upcoming book “Immigration Wars,” In two out ofContinue reading “Jeb Bush defends Immigration opinion change”