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R.K.Laxman, the nation’s Common Man is no more, voice of nation’s middle class shut

By Shudip Talukdar Legendary Times of India cartoonist RK Laxman passed away in Pune on Monday at the age of 93, due to multi-organ failure. R.K. Laxman, considered one of the world’s greatest cartoonists, was an institution unto himself, indisputably the uncrowned conscience keeper of the nation. No politician or minister, however high or mighty, escaped his pointed satire, conveyed ...

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Money Never a Concern, Appreciation Yes, Says Deepika Padukone Ahead of ‘Happy New Year’ Release

Deepika Padukone, who has stormed the Times of India last month for its coverage of her cleavage, has unfolded another side of her today saying money was never a concern for her but the appreciation she gets does matter more. Daughter of India’s ace badminton champion Prakash Padukone, the Bangalore-based actress rose to sky with her sheer workholic attitude in ...

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‘Singham Returns’ Movie Reviews Shun Film But Politely, Citing Rohit Shetty

Directed by Rohit Shetty, starring Ajay Devgn, Kareena Kapoor, Amole Gupte and Zakir Hussain, ‘Singham Returns’ to make a box office collection of Rs.100-plus crore with a bang on Independence Day holiday weekend, a perfect time to make more money. The sequel brings to forth forgotten police officer Ajay Devgn to fight back crime and cruelty, as if in between ...

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New Yorker piece on Jain brothers of TOI one-sided

The New Yorker magazine has come out with a serious write-up on The Times of India’s survival strategy despite the fast eroding print medium in the West. Titled CITIZENS JAIN, elaborating the way TOI owners Samir and Vineet Jain brothers embarked upon innovative sales strategy undermining the ethics of journalism and the core values of this profession in India. Explaining “Why India’s ...

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