Lucy Hale in a screengrab from the trailer of 'Truth or Dare'.

Truth or Dare: Mediocre fare and unexciting

Coming from the makers who gave us "Get Out", "Insidious", "The Purge", "Split", "Paranormal Activity", this one is a childish diversion.

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Kodachrome: Road trips and redemption in this Netflix film

Based on a NYT article about the closing of the last processor of Kodachrome that inspired photographers to develop their last rolls.

A still from the film 'Unfreedom'. (Youtube Screengrab)

Unfreedom: Unbearably harsh, brutal, violent

Ironically, the film plays a ‘Trump' card by showing exactly what the American President claims: that the Islamic radicalisation of US is now a reality.

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BBC orders documentary on former UK PM Margaret Thatcher

Distributed in five chapters of one hour each, the film will air on BBC Two in the UK and the Studios plan on selling it internationally.

Margaret Thatcher, former PM of England (File Photo | AP)
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'Homeland' to end with season 8

The series starring Claire Dance is now airing its 7th season.

Antonio Banderas and Penelope Cruz are back

Pedro Almodovar's 'Dolor Y Gloria' will star his favourite collaborators.

(L-R) Antonio Banderas, Pero Almodovar and Penelope Cruz (Facebook Photo | Antonio Banderas)
Malavika: Honoured to have competed with Deepika, Kangana

The 'Beyond the Clouds' actor reveals how Majidi was so impressed with her 'Indian look' pictures that she didn't have to audition.

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English cricket plans new 100 balls a side tournament

An ECB statement issued Thursday said the competitions would take place in a five-week block in the middle of the season.

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Wozniacki aiming for second Grand Slam title, hopes to avoid Serena Williams

Despite Halep being ranked the best player in the world, Wozniacki feels as though she is now seen as the player to beat.

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Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals look to get back to winning ways

A loss in their last outing has hurt both the former champions and they will look to get back to winning ways when they face off.

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I will continue boxing till my body allows, says CWG gold medallist Mary Kom

Mary clinched the gold in Light Flyweight category in Gold Coast, defeating Kristina of Northern Ireland in the final.

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Shahid Afridi, Shoaib Malik confirm participation for ICC World XI against Windies

The match is being organised to raise funds for stadia in the Caribbean that were badly damaged following Hurricanes Irma last year.

Seeds of the Forests Within

Ramawatar Singh’s unique organic jewellery is derived from Nature, and encourages eco-friendly living

Ramawatar Singh; (from left, below) students at a workshop; jewellery made  by the artist
Dr S Sunder’s ‘Walk India’ campaign has helped over 300 amputees in Tamil Nadu since its beginning in 2016.
Leading a Movement to Arm Lives with Pride

Dr S Sunder’s ‘Walk India’ campaign has helped over 300 amputees in Tamil Nadu since its beginning in 2016

 India’s barrier-breakers are excelling at the highest levels of sport. They accounted  for half the medals won by the country in the last two Olympics. Facilities have improved and there are role mod

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