pt.2 Oscar win opens doors for Indian cinema


PRIDE OF A NATION, PRIDE OF A BILLION PEOPLE, PRIDE OF SOUTH ASIA! winner: BEST PICTURE, BEST DIRECTOR, BEST ADAPTIVE SCREENPLAY, BEST MUSICAL SCORE, BEST SONG PART 2 OF 3: RAHMAN, RESUL AND GULZAR WIN OSCARS Oscar win opens doors for Indian cinema CNN-INDIA Indian film artists stamped their authority on world stage with AR Rahman, Resul Pookutty and Gulzar winning Oscars for Slumdog Millionaire. The film, set in Mumbai, swept the 81st Academy Awards winning eight Oscars. [Updated : 0201 hrs IST]

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Police to probe death of Malayalam actor Kalabhavan Mani

Noted Malayalam actor Kalabhavan Mani died at a Kochi hospital on Sunday evening. The 45-year-old actor was battling liver and kidney ailments at the Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences. However, the late comedian’s brother Ramakrishnan has filed a police complaint alleging it was unnatural deat

Gour Hari Dastaan teaser unveiled; Konkona plays 60-year-old

The teaser trailer of upcoming biopic ‘Gour Hari Dastaan — The Freedom File’ was released in showbiz capital Mumbai recently. The film is about the struggle of Gour Haridas who had to fight for 32 long years against the bureaucracy to gain recognition as a freedom fighter. Directed by Anan