Willem Dafoe is a transformative actor: Sean Baker

Mumbai, Nov 1 (IANS) American filmmaker Sean Baker says Oscar nominee Willem Dafoe is a transformative actor who can blend into anything. The two had worked together in the 2017 film titled “The Florida Project”. While talking about how he picks actors to play lead roles in his films, the[Read More…]

Rituparna Sengupta, Ihana Dhillon to turn showstoppers

Mysuru, Nov 1 (IANS) Actors Rituparna Sengupta and Ihana Dhillon will walk the ramp for Kolkata-based designer Jaya Misra at Zingbi Mysore Fashion Week Season 5. Misra is celebrating the spirit of ‘real women’ at the fashion gala with her new collection Navya. It will be showcased on Friday. “Ethnic[Read More…]

Former Maldives President Nasheed returns from exile (Lead)

Male, Nov 1 (IANS) Maldives’ former President Mohamed Nasheed, who was in self-imposed exile in London for two years, returned to the atoll nation on Thursday and was welcomed by hundreds of supporters and political leaders. After the Supreme Court ordered a stay on his arrest and a 13-year prison[Read More…]

2 advocates oppose each other’s appearance for CBI

New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) Two advocates — Additional Solicitor General Vikramjit Banerjee and K. Raghavacharyulu — on Thursday opposed the appearance of each other as the CBI’s counsel in the Delhi High Court which was hearing a corruption case against the agency’s Special Director Rakesh Asthana. Both the counsels[Read More…]

I-League: Justin brace helps East Bengal sink Lajong 3-1

Shillong, Nov 1 (IANS) East Bengal recorded their second straight win beating Shillong Lajong 3-1 in an I-League football tie at the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium here on Thursday. East Bengal rode on a first half-brace by Kerala striker Jobby Justin and a second-half strike from Bidyasagar Singh to thwart a[Read More…]

Trapped in well sludge, five drown in Maharashtra

Thane (Maharashtra), Nov 1 (IANS) Five persons including three cleaners and two firemen who went on a rescue mission drowned after they got stuck in accumulated sludge in a well in Kalyan town here on Thursday, police said. According to an official of the Kolshewadi Police Station, the incident occurred[Read More…]

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