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Locked in Mumbai lab, 'unique single prints' of film classics

September 14, 2017 8:04 am

The documents show, additionally, that NFAI got to know of the dispute just a month after the premises had been sealed in 2010 as the owner had approached court.

From Satyajit Ray to Kurosawa, over 9,200 movie prints ‘missing’

September 14, 2017 8:06 am

While National Film Archive of India (NFAI) claims to have 1.3 lakh film reels in its vaults, a private firm found in 2012 that as many as 51,500 film cans that were on record were "physically not present at NFAI". When asked about this NFAI official conceded, for the first time, that 28,400 film reels were "disposed off" in the past.

At the Film Archive, 14,900 reels you cannot watch — ever

September 14, 2017 8:07 am

These reels are “not in runnable condition” now, states the report — in other words, they cannot even be put through a film projector. Of the 17,595 film reels found stored in gunny bags in November 2015, when the inspection that led to this report was conducted, only 2,645 were found to be in “runnable condition”.

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Santner currently best spinner in white-ball cricket, lucky to have him: Mitchell

Updated: January 28, 2023 16:01 IST

Santner returned with miserly figures of 2/11 from his four overs to set up New Zealand's 21-run win over India in the first T20I of the three-match series on Friday.

Bharat Jodo Yatra Live Updates: PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti, Priyanka Gandhi join Rahul’s Yatra in Kashmir

Updated: January 28, 2023 15:57 IST

Rahul Gandhi Bharat Jodo Yatra Live Updates: Kharge urges Shah to ensure adequate security for Yatra in Jammu and Kashmir; day after suspension over 'security breach', Congress resumes Rahul Gandhi-led march from Awantipora.

BJP releases first Tripura poll list, Biplab Deb stays nout, Union MoS to contest

Updated: January 28, 2023 15:56 IST

No alliance as of now, though BJP says all options open; most ministers retained from sitting seats

‘I’m quite tired, exhausted’: David Warner cites fatigue before India tour

Updated: January 28, 2023 15:54 IST

David Warner is a part of the squad for the Test series against India.

The Collateral: Crash hits Govt-owned LIC hard, its Adani share value dips 22%

Updated: January 28, 2023 15:53 IST

Indeed, the value of LIC’s holdings of Adani Group companies came down from Rs 72,193 crore Tuesday to Rs 55,565 crore Friday – a 22 per cent dip in just two days.

Bankers on Adani $2.5 bln share sale consider delay, price cut after rout

Updated: January 28, 2023 15:50 IST

Among the options the bankers are considering are to extend the Tuesday closing date for the subscription of the issue by four days, the sources told news agency Reuters on Saturday.

James Webb Space Telescope helps scientists study icy rings of asteroid Chariklo

January 28, 2023 15:40 IST

Scientists used the James Webb Space Telescope to study the distant asteroid Charilko and its icy rings.

Maharashtra: Teen raped by two men posing as cops in Thane district

Updated: January 28, 2023 15:39 IST

The incident took place around 1.30 pm on Friday when the minor girl was taking a stroll with her boyfriend near a creek in Dombivili town of Kalyan taluka, an official said.

Delhi News Live Updates: ‘Uproot, throw Arvind Kejriwal out of Delhi,’ Anurag Thakur urges BJP cadre to take a pledge

Updated: January 28, 2023 15:39 IST

Delhi News Live Updates: Anurag Thakur was speaking at the Dr Ambedkar International Centre on day two of the BJP’s state executive meeting.

Breakthrough in Airoli Katai Naka project: Left tunnel now open on both sides

Updated: January 28, 2023 15:30 IST

The stretch between Thane Belapur Road and National Highway 4, which was originally 3.4 km, will soon come down to 1.69 km (under phase 1) after the tunnelling work is over, said officials.