5 Things That Make Chandigarh An Ideal Startups Breeding Ground

Startups are no more just about the mega cities like Bengaluru, Mumbai and Delhi. Tier-II and Tier-III cities are fast picking up on the race, at least as far as the ecosystem is concerned. Although the desired results will take some time to materialise but we are certainly on the right

Short Punjabi Silent Film ‘Palli’ Echoes The Pain of Farmers Suicides

"....................." NO DIALOGUES, FOUR CHARACTERS, A SONG and A SHRIEK This defines PALLI, a short Punjabi Film Social issues need to be raised. And, there's no better way of doing it other than through movies. Are you still wondering what I am talking about? To raise the curtains, I am talking about the recently

How CBFC Is Ruining Our Movies And Controlling Our Lives

The Central Board of Film Certification (or the Censor Board) is a statutory censorship and classification body under the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India. It is tasked with "regulating the public exhibition of films under the provisions of the Cinematograph Act 1952". Films can be publicly exhibited in India

Why Was Only Le Corbusier Appointed to Design Chandigarh?

Chandigarh and modern architecture are synonymous to each other, aren't they? The City Beautiful boasts of being a stalwart in urban planning and quality living.  It is proud of being a city which is free from the shackles of history and tradition. It swanks on itself for being the ever-accepting city

Exclusive Interview| Amrik Singh Shera: Sharing His Story of Kala Chashma & Dark Side of Silver Screen

Have you ever wondered there can be a story behind a song, that too 27 years long history? Can you ever imagine a song written by a ninth grade school kid in 1990 in Punjab village traveled to London where it was first sung and recorded? Can you ever believe the same song was

Why is Chandigarh NOT in Top 10 Cleanest Cities in Swachh Survekshan-2017?

May 4, 2017, Union Minister of Urban Development Venkaiah Naidu announced the results of Swachh Survekshan-2017 and everybody in the tricity was sure of Chandigarh winning the coveted title. But, to the shock and surprise of everyone, Chandigarh did not even figure in Top 10 cleanest cities in India out