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Khatris: Family that acts together stays together

Connected to India's Punam Sharrma speaks to the Khatri family. Six years after moving to Singapore, from Boston, the Khatri family,...

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In Pics: Scenes from The Forgotten Army – 'Azaadi Ke Liye'

Indian filmmaker Kabir Khan's The Forgotten Army – Azaadi Ke Liye is all set to be released on Amazon Prime Video next week.

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Priyanka Chopra and Game of Thrones actor Richard Madden to star in Amazon’s Citadel

The actress also has a few Netflix projects lined up - The White Tiger, superhero film We Can Be Heroes and a film with actress-comedian...

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Anushka Sharma to star in biopic on Jhulan Goswami? Pictures on fan sites go viral

A proposed biopic by Sony Pictures and Dunamis Entertainment on former Indian women’s cricket captain Jhulan Goswami had been talked about...

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Indian-American filmmakers score Oscar nomination

St. Louis Superman has been nominated in the category of Documentary Short Subject at the 92nd Academy Awards.

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Oscar nominations 2020: Joker leads the race

The awards will take place on February 9 and will once again have no host.

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Ranveer Singh revealing 83 actors’ looks, one character at a time

83 is based on the Indian cricket team's 1983 win against the West Indies in the World Cup final.

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Movie Review Chhapaak: When acid sells cheaper than bottled water

Hindi movie Chhapaak is based on the true story of the acid attack on Laxmi Aggarwal in New Delhi in 2005.

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Indian-origin author's debut novel wins book award in UK

Indian-origin writer Jasbinder Bilan has won a coveted British children's book award for her debut novel set in the Himalayas, inspired by...

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A showdown between fact and fiction in Singapore Repertory Theatre's first show of 2020

Singapore Repertory Theatre kicks off the 2020 with The Lifespan of a Fact, exploring the theme of fake news versus truths.

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The trending travel destinations for Singaporeans in 2020

The sandy beaches in Da Nang, the night life of São Paulo, and Korean barbecue from Seoul are all top of mind for people planning vacations...

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Rajesh Vaidhya's beautiful rendition of Malaysia's national anthem goes viral

Veena exponent Rajhesh Vaidhya's rendition of Malaysia's national anthem – titled "Negaraku" – has gone viral.

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Movie Review: Netflix Indian original Ghost Stories fails to scare

Netflix India Original -Ghost Stories is a collection of four short tales, put together by filmmakers- Zoya Akhtar, Anurag Kashyap, Dibakar...

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Farhan Akhtar gives fans a sneak peek into his new look for Toofan

Directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, Toofan is scheduled for release in October 2020.

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Padma Lakshmi’s reply to New Yorker post tagging her as Priyanka Chopra goes viral

Indian-origin celebrity host and model Padma Lakshmi called out The New Yorker magazine for tagging a photo of hers as Priyanka Chopra.

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LGBT-focused streaming service softening conservatism in Asia

GagaOOLala, an LGBT-themed streaming service, has launched more than 1,000 feature films, shorts, web series, and documentaries, now...

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What Singapore, India and the US watched on Netflix in 2019

Murder Mystery, starring Jennifer Aniston and Adam Sandler, topped Netflix's most popular releases of 2019 in Singapore.

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Visa-free entry for Indian passport holders to Malaysia for the year 2020

Indian and Chinese passport holders can visit Malaysia for 15 days without tourist visa from Jan to Dec 2020.

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Movie Review: Good Newwz: Not a bad way to end the year

Good Newwz is a Hindi Movie by debutante director Raj Mehta about two couples and their pursuit of parenthood dealt with in a light-hearted...

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Same-sex kiss cut in Singapore version of new Star Wars movie

According to media reports, film studio Disney cut a brief shot of two women kissing from the Singapore release of its latest Star Wars...

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Big B honours the memory of his poet father, meets Nobel Prize winner in Poland

The Bollywood superstar also received awards for supporting the development of the Polish-Indian relations.

Entertainment #Bollywood

Mammootty’s Peranbu claims top spot in IMDb’s list of top 10 Indian films of 2019

IMDb prepares their list based on the ratings given to movies by viewers on a scale of 1-10.

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Christmas Wonderland 2019: A sneak peek

Despite the rainy weather forecast for the rest of the year, expect plenty of festive spirit at the Christmas Wonderland at Gardens By The...

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Which role did Nawazuddin Siddiqui find very difficult? Find out

Watch Nawazuddin Siddiqui on Connected to India’s Spotlight discuss his character in Raman Raghav 2.0, the SGIFF, Sacred Games and much...

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Movie Review: Mamangam: A captivating piece of period Kerala history

Mamangam a period story of generations of warriors dying to regain their honor is a good watch if you like history and are a Mammooty or...

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