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    Music adds so much to animation: Anna Kendrick

    Los Angeles, Nov 25 (IANS) Actress-singer Anna Kendrick feels music is an important element while narrating a story through an animated film. "I love the musical sequences in 'Shrek', and I think music adds so much to animation it just feels like they belong together," Kendrick said

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    'Wonder' character came with ease: Jacob Tremblay

    Los Angeles, Nov 25 (IANS) Child artiste Jacob Tremblay says he felt a deep connection with his "Wonder" character Auggie Pullman. Also starring Julia Roberts and Owen Wilson, "Wonder" tells the story of a 10-year-old boy (Tremblay), born with facial deformities who makes the transition

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    India condemns Egypt terror attack

    New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) India on Friday strongly condemned the terror attack at a mosque in Egypt that claimed at least 270 lives. "Government of India strongly condemns the heinous act of terrorism that has claimed innocent lives in Bir-al-Abed, North Sinai in Egypt today," External Affairs

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    S and P report very satisfying: Piyush Goyal

    Union Minister of Railways and Coal Piyush Goyal on Friday said that the latest report by ratings agency Standard and Poor's (S and P) on India's sovereign ratings is 'very satisfying.' Goyal added that the S and P rating is an affirmation of the policies of the government being recognised

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    Boxers Jyoti, Shashi, Ankushita cruise into finals

    Guwahati, Nov 24 (IANS) Indian boxers continued their spectacular run in the AIBA Women's Youth World Boxing Championships, with three of them winning their bouts and storming into the finals on Friday. Jyoti (flyweight), Shashi Chopra (feather) and local star Ankushita Boro (lightwelter) made it

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    Royal Fables' Palace Karkhana brings royalty under one roof

    New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) Royal Fables' Palace Karkhana, a brand that promotes the hand-crafted tale of Princely India, came up with winter edit theme that had some of the known royalties of India showcasing their creativity under one roof. Some royals like Kanwarani Archana Singh of Bandour, and

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    Anupam Kher's 'Kheer' bags Best International Short Film award

    Veteran actor Anupam Kher is surely on cloud nine as his short film 'Kheer' recently bagged the Best International Short Film award at the 2017 Vancouver International Film Festival. An elated chairman of the Film and Television Institute of India announced the news on his Twitter handle, and

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    Politicians give mixed reactions on RSS Chief's 'Ram Temple' remark

    Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh Chief Mohan Bhagwat on Friday made statement on Ram Temple saying that 'only Ram Mandir will be built at Ram Janmabhoomi in Ayodhya', which received mixed reactions from political parties. All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) President Asaduddin Owaisi said

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    Chandigarh: Indian city like no other

    Counted among one of India's youngest cities, Chandigarh boasts of beautiful architecture and landscapes. Serving as a capital of two Indian states of Punjab and Haryana, the Union Territory of Chandigarh is a manifestation of a dream of first Indian Prime Minister Jawahar Lal Nehru, made a reality

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    Sehwag did not know he existed off the field: Ganguly

    Kolkata, Nov 24 (IANS) On the field, he rates Virender Sehwag as the best opener India has ever had in Tests after Sunil Gavaskar. As Indians, we were pretty laid back," Ganguly said while speaking at the India Today Conclave East 2017 here on Friday. "I had Sehwag in the team, who after

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    Saeed vows to fight for Kashmir after release

    Lahore, Nov 24 (IANS) Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) founder Hafiz Saeed on Friday vowed to continue the "jihad" for Jammu and Kashmir's "independence", shortly after the man accused of plotting the 2008 Mumbai massacre was released after 10 months of house arrest. Speaking to his supporters

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    I retired as I had enough of getting selected: Ganguly

    Kolkata, Nov 24 (IANS) Former India captain Sourav Ganguly called it quits from Test cricket in 2008 because he had had enough of selection sagas, fresh from the Greg Chappell controversy which led to him being dropped from the Indian team, the southpaw revealed here on Friday. Dropped/selected that

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    Team composition depends on opposition's combination: Jadeja

    Nagpur, Nov 24 (IANS) Aware of the fact that India are likely to field one spinner in the upcoming South Africa tour, left-arm spinner Ravindra Jadeja on Friday said the composition of the team depends on the opposition's strengths and weaknesses. Jadeja (3/56) along with his spin partner Ravichandran

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    India bowl out Sri Lanka for 205, reach 11/1 on Day 1

    Nagpur, Nov 24 (IANS) India bowled out Sri Lanka for 205 in their first innings before reaching 11/1 on the opening day of the second cricket Test at the Vidarbha Cricket Association (VCA) Stadium here on Friday. Indian spinners Ravichandran Ashwin (4/67) and Ravindra Jadeja (3/56) wreaked havoc, sharing

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    We know about Rajkummar's APSA, not Manipur's Haobam Paban Kumar: Adil Hussain

    Kolkata, Nov 24 (IANS) Critically acclaimed actor Adil Hussain says role models are slowly emerging from the northeast states but it would take time. India's Oscar entry "Newton" secured two wins at the Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA) in Brisbane on Thursday, with Rajkummar Rao winning

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    Writers being denied due value: Anjum Rajabali

    Mumbai, Nov 24 (IANS) Screenwriter Anjum Rajabali believes writers in Indian cinema are still denied their due value, position and respect. Rajabali will along with superstar Aamir Khan, filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani and writer Juhi Chaturvedi judge the upcoming Cinestaan India's Storytellers Script

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    Punjab to face Mohun Bagan in I-League opener

    Ludhiana, Nov 24 (IANS) Home side Minerva Punjab is set to take on Mohun Bagan in the opening match of the 11th Hero I-League football tournament here on Saturday. Asked about the new faces in his squad, the new head coach of Minerva Punjab, Wankhem Khogen Singh, said he believed in the youth team.

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    Zaheer Sagarika Wedding Celebs grace the event

    India Cricketer Zaheer Khan officially got married to 'Chak De India' fame Sagarika Ghatge yesterday and post their marriage they hosted a party for their close friends and family. The occasion was graced by many cricketers with their wives and celebrities alike, check here who all were seen

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    Rajkummar Rao wins Best Actor for 'Newton'

    India's Oscar entry "Newton" secured two wins at the Asia Pacific Screen Awards in Brisbane on Thursday, with Rajkummar Rao winning the best actor and also claimed the best screenplay honour. Besides, Rajkummar is riding high on success has one hit movie after another. Currently the actor

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    Govind Nihalani pays homage to Om Puri

    Panaji, Nov 24 (IANS) Filmmaker Govind Nihalani, who has worked with Om Puri in films like "Aakrosh" and "Tamas", on Friday paid homage to the late actor at the International Film Festival of India (IFFI). Commenting on Om Puri's rise, Nihalani said: "I would actually like

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    Over 37,000 participate in Deloitte's Impact Day

    New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) In order to accelerate positive societal impact in the country, Deloitte on Friday celebrated its 15th annual Impact Day where over 37,000 professionals volunteered for the benefit of local communities and not-for-profit organisations across 13 cities in India. "Our Millennial

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    US asks Pakistan to re-arrest Saeed

    Washington, Nov 24 (IANS) The US on Friday said it was "deeply concerned" over the release from house arrest of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) founder Hafiz Saeed and asked Pakistan to "arrest and charge" him for his terrorist crimes. "The US is deeply concerned that Hafiz Saeed has

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    Want to do only lead roles: Rahul Sharma

    Mumbai, Nov 24 (IANS) Actor Rahul Sharma, who made his debut as an actor playing the parallel lead in "Dhhai Kilo Prem", says he will now only focus on playing lead roles. Rahul wishes to be a part of a romantic or a comedy show next. "I enjoyed my character in my debut show 'Dhhai

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    I don't tell Aditya to cast me in films: Rani Mukerji

    Kolkata, Nov 24 (IANS) Actress Rani Mukerji, who is coming back to the big screen with "Hichki" after a long hiatus, says she doesn't ask her husband and filmmaker Aditya Chopra to cast her in films. "I don't talk about work with Aditya. Rani, who has appeared in films like &