The Telegraph
Saturday , April 22 , 2017

The hate story

Everybody knows the drudgery of a bad day in the office. But, thankfully, for us non-famous normal people, that usually ends with the commute or a trip to the pub. If you’re a Hollywood star,...   | Read..

Feels like a Disney version of the Holocaust

Schindler’s List With Pets: That’s my suggested alternate title for The Zookeeper’s Wife. This mild-mannered Holocaust film probably wasn’t...   | Read..


Just arrived: From online portal to real picks — Wardrobe Treasures opened its debut store in Lake Road on March 21. The multi-designer fashion den will display...   | Read..

I work to make people smile — Shah Rukh Khan

Last year, Shah Rukh Khan charmed us as Jehangir Khan — the therapist with a smile and rarely a sermon — in Dear Zindagi, that premieres on the small screen...   | Read..

Aparna Sen, Shabana Azmi and Lillete Dubey explore the feminine

The moment they gathered around a coffee table filled with full and empty cups at The Chambers in Taj Bengal one April morning, it was evident that they had got on like a...   | Read..

A female world celebrating individual freedom, writes Sangeeta Datta

In Sonata, Aparna Sen excels in her forte, exploring finely nuanced shades of femininity, presenting the world through a compassionate and firmly gendered lens.    | Read..

Mix it up with some mixed martial arts

Mixed Martial Arts 
Where: Alpha Omega Combat Sports, Vidyasagar Colony, Ganguly Bagan, near Baghajatin State General Hospital
Open: 7am to 9pm, till noon...   | Read..

Tradition with a twist at Pinchos, a kebab cafe off Southern Avenue

Pinchos, a kebab cafe-cum-restaurant
Where: 3 Bompas Road (near Southern Avenue Swimming Club), off Southern Avenue 
Open: 10am to 11pm
Covers:...   | Read..

As Bibaho diaries races towards the 100-day mark, filmmaker Mainak Bhaumik gives t2 an insight into the making of his eighth film

Filmmaker Mainak Bhaumik shoots one of the most crucial scenes of his film Bibaho Diaries with Ritwick Chakraborty and Sohini Sarkar in front of Academy of Fine Arts at...   | Read..

There is no one quite like her — Swastika returns to Dolly’s 

I had visited Dolly’s with Ma when I was about my daughter’s age (17) or maybe younger. A tea boutique was a phenomenon back then and now in 2017, when our city...   | Read..

On the eve of world book day (April 23), The t2 Campus team picks that one book they love

The evocative writing of Khaled Hosseini brings to life the tale of two young boys in Afghanistan and their friendship, pain, suffering and unconditional love. While Hassan...   | Read..

Cadbury mishti

What: Cadbury Mishti Mela, as part of the grand finale of this year’s Cadbury Mishti Shera Shrishti in association with Anandabazar Patrika and The Telegraph   | Read..

IIM topper talks grades, goals and guys

A brilliant student. A graceful dancer. And 1st rank-holder of the 2017 batch at IIM Calcutta. Soumyasree Chakraborty is all this and a lot more. She spoke about her...   | Read..

Dev takes to the skies as a pilot in his second home production, Cockpit

A few years ago Dev was flying to Thailand for the shoot of a film and something happened mid-air that still gives him the chills. His flight got caught in turbulence, the...   | Read..


What: The Saturday Club presents 42nd Inter Club Sports Carnival 2017 in association with The Telegraph   | Read..



Sonakshi is a delight, but the second half of Noor is a big bore

Watching Noor at a south Calcutta multiplex on Friday morning, you realise after a point that the four other people in the huge empty theatre are getting more excited with...   | Read..

Raveena Tandon is at the top of her game in this revenge thriller

What do you do when you have been gangraped and left for dead on the road and the cop in charge nonchalantly says that you should give up all hope for justice because there...   | Read..

Under-eights may thrill to this, but...

SMURFS: THE LOST VILLAGE (U) Director: Kelly Asbury   Voice: Demi Lovato, Rainn Wilson, Joe Mangianello, Jack McBrayer, Danny Pudi, Mandy Patinkin, Julia Roberts,...   | Read..
The hate story
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