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Artful dodger
In the summer of 1994, Danish Aslam Baig packed his bags in Lucknow and set off on a journey that would change the course of his life forever. ...  | Read.. 
 
Boon or bane'
Partha Das faces a dilemma every day ' whether or not to shun Calcutta’s ubiquitous auto-rickshaws. Each time Das gets i ...  | Read.. 
 
Bringing Britain to Bollywood
Role play
For art’s sake
Home truths
Righteous path
Tittle tattle
 
 
 
Screen presence
At Spice PVR, another cinema theatre in Noida on the outskirts of Delhi, a clutch of guests invited by industrialist and Spice World mall owner B.K. Modi is taken on an under-sea expedition through a 4D film. Here, the ambience adds the fourth dimens...  | Read.. 
 
Hollywood seeks Bollywood
He has been the moving spirit behind Hollywood box office juggernauts like Star Wars ' The Empire Strikes Back, Never Say Never Again (the James Bond film) and Robocop II. But director Irvin Kershner is on an Indian odyssey, where he is on a r....  | Read.. 
 
Celebrity Circus
Those men on their Dhoom machines
I can almost picture baritone Bachchan looking up from the newspaper, peering through his glasses and booming at Abhishek, “Ah, I told you son, those machines were mean. Sheer danger.” Amitabh Bachchan has always had misgivings about the Dh...  | Read.. 
 
Hrithik’s dilemma
The Beeb’s hunt
Artful dodger