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Coronavirus scare: Don't cause chaos by gathering in religious places, says AR Rahman

In a lengthy post on Twitter, the music composer urges people to follow the government's advice and self-isolate. 

20 minutes ago — Our Correspondent

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SXSW teams up with Amazon Prime Video for a virtual festival

The South by Southwest festival, earlier cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic, will now stream for free on the OTT platform for 10 days in late April. 

3 hours ago — Our Correspondent

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Together we shall overcome, says Shah Rukh Khan; offers financial help to battle coronavirus pandemic

The actor's three major holdings, Kolkata Knight Riders, Red Chillies Entertainment and Red Chillies VFX, and the Meer Foundation will donate to the PM CARES Fund and other major relief funds.

3 hours ago — Our Correspondent

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Transparency: Pardarshita is a commentary on the political developments in India after the rise of AAP

Directed and produced by Munish Raizada, the six-part documentary series is now available for streaming.

18 hours ago — Our Correspondent

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Three film industry associations step foward to support daily wage workers 

The Producers Guild of India and the Indian Film and Television Producers’ Council (IFTDC) have joined hands with the Federation of Western India Cine Employees (FWICE) for the cause. 

1 day ago — Our Correspondent

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Karan Johar dismisses reports about Takht, asks media houses to focus on more relevant issues

Reports suggested that Fox Star Studios had fallen out with Dharma Productions over Takht.  

1 day ago — Our Correspondent

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Coronavirus: We all  have our lessons to learn from this period, says Anushka Sharma

Caught in a reflective mood, the actress chooses to be positive and expresses her sense of gratitude for all that she has in an Instagram post. 

2 days ago — Our Correspondent

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Vir Das's upcoming web-series will be premiered on Netflix this month

Hasmukh is a dark comedy thriller about a stand-up comedian who goes to extreme lengths to overcome his initial failures.

2 days ago — Our Correspondent

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Disney+ prepares for India launch on 3 April

In the midst of a countrywide lockdown, Indian audiences will have access to a whole new content library, including top international shows, from Friday.

2 days ago — Our Correspondent

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Dharamshala International Film Festival to stream festival entries online free

Audiences can now watch at home films made by 'alumni' of the Dharamshala festival.

2 days ago — Our Correspondent

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Filmmaker Sudhir Mishra slams trolls for naming him as person being manhandled by police

A video of a man, who bears a resemblance to the director, being manhandled went viral on social media on Monday.

2 days ago — Our Correspondent

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Coronavirus update: Kanika Kapoor tests positive for the fifth time, condition stable

The singer had tested positive after her return from the United Kingdom. 

3 days ago — Our Correspondent

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Coronavirus update: Salman Khan to donate directly to 25,000 cine workers as industry remains shut

The star will donate through his Being Human Foundation to help daily-wage workers in the film industry cope with the countrywide shutdown.

4 days ago — Our Correspondent

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Coronavirus update: Akshay Kumar donates Rs25 crore to the PM CARES fund

The actor is one of many from the Indian film industry to have stepped up to support others during the national lockdown amidst the coronavirus pandemic.

4 days ago — Our Correspondent

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Super Deluxe, Hellaro, Gully Boy take top honours at Critics' Choice Film Awards

The winners were announced online via Facebook and YouTube after the awards function was postponed on account of the coronavirus pandemic.

5 days ago — Our Correspondent

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Director Vivek Ranjan Agnihotri offers online film classes

Agnihotri is reaching out to amateur filmmakers who may be looking to get tips with their first short film.

5 days ago — Our Correspondent

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Doordarshan starts telecast of popular serials Circus and Byomkesh Bakshi with Ramayan and Mahabharat

The national broadcaster has brought the classics back from its archives for a quarantined nation in lockdown until at least 15 April.

5 days ago — Our Correspondent

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Vir Das looks for the 'bright side' through his online comedy series

The first episode of his series is about the coronavirus pandemic. 

6 days ago — Our Correspondent

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Coronavirus update: China shuts down cinemas again

The country's Film Bureau ordered all venues to be closed immediately.

6 days ago — Our Correspondent

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World Theatre Day: Himani Shivpuri, Akarsh Khurana, Aahana Kumra celebrate their love for the stage

The actors joined playwright Mahesh Dattani, Shikha Talsania, and Joy Sengupta to speak about the draw of the stage. 

6 days ago — Our Correspondent