The artistic field is exhilarating, it is where dreams come true and stars are born. It is about the adrenaline rush, the aesthetics, the amaze of art. Tinsel town is no different; in fact, this is where so many types of talents intersect that it is a multi-faced, hydra-headed entity that owes its existence to its many moving parts. … [Read more...] about Bollywood ready for retake?
“Even when the situation in a story may differ literally from real life events, it can be illustrative of a larger point about some phenomenon,” the study states. “Indeed, the most important part of many stories may not be their literal similarity to real life, but the meaning that can be extracted from them and applied to real world situations.” … [Read more...] about Study: Horror fans are more psychologically resilient during the COVID-19 pandemic
Air India, which is up for divestment, has been in the doldrums much before the pandemic hit the economy. The airline, which was already in a precarious position with respect to financial woes, saw its condition worsen further amid the pandemic and its associated economic fallout. … [Read more...] about Air India disinvestment | Tata Group only contender ahead of August 31 deadline for submission of EoIs: Report
Veteran Actor-comedian Jagdeep, best known for his role as Soorma Bhopali in "Sholay", died on Wednesday at his residence. He was 81. The actor, real name Syed Ishtiaq Ahmed Jafri, was not keeping well. … [Read more...] about Veteran bollywood actor-comedian Jagdeep passes away at 81
Though it’s unclear exactly why shooting violence has increased, there’s some evidence that more sales are to blame. A preliminary study by the University of California Davis Violence Prevention Program makes this link, assessing the data on rising gun sales from March through May in the 48 contiguous states. They estimated there was an increase of 776 fatal and nonfatal injuries compared to the number expected, based on trends, if no spike in sales had occurred. “We find a significant increase in firearm violence in the United States associated with the coronavirus pandemic-related surge in firearm purchasing,” the authors wrote. “Firearm violence prevention strategies may be particularly important during the pandemic.” … [Read more...] about Through protests and the pandemic, gun background checks hit record high