Category: Mass Appeal

‘Golden Weaver Award’ goes to ‘Womanhood’ a film by Sweta Dutta of Makhanlal Chaturvedi University

Newsroom24x7 Network Bhopal: Womanhood – a documentary on menstrual hygiene produced by Upasana Verma and directed by Sweta Dutta, a student of Makhanlal Chaturvedi National Journalism and Communication University – has bagged the ‘Golden Weaver Award’ in the 8th National Science Film Festival of India 2018, held at Guwahati. The film was selected in the

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Padmavati banned in Madhya Pradesh

Newsroom24x7 Staff Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has  announced that Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s controversial film Padmavati will not be allowed to be released in the central Indian State of Madhya Pradesh. Chouhan said on Monday (20 November, 2017) that the film has “distorted facts” about the legendary Rajput queen Padmavati. According to

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Manushi Chhillar from India is Miss World 2017

Newsroom24x7 Network Sanya (China): Manushi Chhillar from India was crowned Miss World 2017 at a glittering ceremony here today (Saturday 18 November, 2017). Manushi was born to doctor parents and grew up in Haryana. She studied at St Thomas School in Delhi and Bhagat Phool Singh Government Medical College for Women in Sonepat. Her advice to

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Integriti launches ‘Integriti Dance Music’, gives a chance to lunch with DJ Hardwell

Newsroom24x7 Network Mumbai: For the first time in India, leading youth lifestyle brand Integriti, from Kewal Kiran Clothing Ltd. has conceptualized its own music festival “Integriti Dance Music”. With a vision to make it India’s biggest dance music experience, Integriti has joined hands with Guestlist4Good to launch the ultimate music extravaganza ‘Integriti Dance Music’ at

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“Newton” deserves to be banned

Lalit Shastri It’s mayhem – massacre of all that the security forces, the top brass and the media stand for I have toured extensively and interacted with the local population, district authorities and security personnel in the maoist affected areas of undivided Madhya Pradesh in the ’90s and thereafter in Madhya Pradesh and Chattisgarh. Maoist

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STAR BHARAT will inspire the nation to forget fear

Newsroom24x7 Network Mumbai: Star India, has announced the launch of STAR BHARAT to showcase inspirational stories about journeys of strong and fearless characters that rise for the collective from 6 pm onward on 28 August 2017. //pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js   (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Celebrating the many facets of Fearless India STAR BHARAT has unveiled a

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Ustad Amjad Ali Khan calls on Prime Minister

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: Sarod maestro Ustad Amjad Ali Khan, today called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and presented him his book ‘Master on Masters’. The book, ‘Master on Masters, has been written on a very personal note. It is about the lives and times of some of the greatest icons of Indian classical music.

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The formidable legacy of Kishori Amonkar

A tribute by Mohammad Shehzad The grand Kishori Amonkar left this world on April 3, 2017 just a week before her 85th birthday. She had a truly long, successful and productive life — both as a musical genius and as someone who built a formidable legacy. Half of Kishori’s magic was hidden in her surmandal.

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IFFI 2016: Seven films in race for the ICFT-UNESCO Gandhi Medal Prize

Newsroom24x7 Staff Panaji (Goa): At the IFFI 2016, there are seven films competing for the International Council for Films, Television and Audio-visual Communication (ICFT)-UNESCO Gandhi Medal Prize from the International Film Section and one film from the Indian Panorama Section. C. Senthil Rajan, Director DFF (Directorate of Film Festivals, India), said that he is thankful

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The difference between JNU and PU

PU works hard at doing things that a university should do. JNU continues to revel in its own glop. – Rajiv Lochan Rajiv Lochan is a renowned historian and a Professor in Punjab University. He is an alumnus of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) in New Delhi. On being asked about the difference between JNU and

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I&B Ministry to set up Film Promotion Fund to promote Indian Films in international Film Festivals

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: Minister of Information & Broadcasting M. Venkaiah Naidu today announced that Government has taken a new initiative to create a Film Promotion Fund to promote Indian cinema in the International Film Festivals. This initiative would help independent filmmakers to promote their work across the globe. The Government efforts to project India

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Forestry expert’s prescription for Chikungunya

Newsroom24x7 Staff Bhopal: When people in Delhi, its surrounding areas and in many other parts of India are in grip of malaria, chikungunya, and dengue, a former Indian Forest Service officer, who was borne in the Madhya Pradesh cadre, has put in the public domain a remedy, which he had offered to thousands of villagers in Chindwara district of

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BRICS Film Festival: Brazilian delegates discuss the challenges of Brazilian Cinema

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: Cast and crew of the Brazilian films while addressing the press gathering described the idea behind the movies, along with their experience while shooting the films. They also talked about the importance of Brazil’s participation in the BRICS Film Festival. Talking about the movie They’ll Come Back, Maria Luiza Tavares, Actress, said

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