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Mumbai (India)

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  • Salman Rushdie bequeaths 'Midnight's Children' to film

    Salman Rushdie bequeaths 'Midnight's Children' to film
    In the late 1970s, long before he penned "The Satanic Verses," before he sparked a global uproar between Islamic fundamentalists and free-speech advocates and became a marked man, before he turned into a celebrity man of letters who dates models and...
  • Richard Robbins dies at 71; film composer had 2 Oscar nods

    Richard Robbins dies at 71; film composer had 2 Oscar nods
    Richard Robbins, the composer who created memorable scores for such films as "A Room With a View," "Howards End" and "The Remains of the Day" during a quarter-century collaboration with director James Ivory and producer Ismail Merchant, has died. He was...
  • Israel won't negotiate with Hitler store owners in India, envoy says

     
    Israel India store Hitler: Israel won't negotiate with Indian owners of store named Hitler....
  • Indian cartoonist's arrest on sedition charges sparks outcry

     
    India finds itself in the middle of a new free-speech controversy after authorities arrested cartoonist and anti-corruption activist Aseem Trivedi on sedition charges....
  • Attack on retired Indian general evokes '84 Golden Temple assault

     
    Sikh India Attack: A painful chapter in India’s history was reopened this week when a retired general who oversaw the storming in 1984 of the Sikh’s most revered site was stabbed in London in an alleged “revenge attack” by...
  • Hooray for Kollywood? Russian film hub in the works

     
    California has long had the Hollywood we know and love -- or loath. India boasts lush Hindi musicals and dramas from Mumbai, where the industry is now known as Bollywood. Nigeria has rapidly risen in the movie business too, coining the name Nollywood as...
  • Indian intelligence agency files case against suspected militant

     
    India’s National Investigation Agency on Thursday filed a case against Syed Zabiuddin Ansari, making it the latest group keen to interrogate, prosecute or otherwise get its hands on the alleged handler of the 2008 Mumbai attack, who was arrested...
  • Starbucks opens first store in tea-centric India

    Starbucks opens first store in tea-centric India
    Coffee giant Starbucks has now ventured into India, the land of chai teas and lassi yogurt drinks. A luxurious new store opened Friday in the Elphinstone Building in one of Mumbai’s most well-heeled neighborhoods – there’s a Hermes...
  • PASSINGS: Dev Anand, Larry Rickles

    Dev Anand Star of Bollywood films, producer, director Bollywood star Dev Anand, 88, a charismatic and flamboyant fixture of Indian films for more than half a century, died Saturday of a heart attack in a London hotel, his family said. Within a few...
  • Pakistani leader pays official visit to wary neighbor India

     
    Pakistan's president arrived in India on Sunday, an official visit both sides hailed as a sign of easing tensions along one of the world’s most dangerous borders....
  • Indian Film Festival highlights emerging directors

     
    In India’s long fight for independence, the first defeat of the British came not at the hands of soldiers but those of untrained teenagers, led by a schoolteacher, in 1930. This piece of history is the subject of “Chittagong,” the...