In Delhi by Heart: Impressions of a Pakistani Traveller,Raza Rumi draws parallels between the city and his hometown,Lahore. At the launch of his book,Rumi spoke about mutual misconceptions and his love for the city. Excerpts:
Irrfan Khan,winner of the National Best Actor Award for his role in Paan Singh Tomar,speaks about his films,the rigour he brings into acting and the roles he would like to do. This session was moderated by Senior Assistant Editor Alaka Sahani
TV veteran Jai Chandiram had an eclectic career graph to say the least,including an acting stint in the mid 80s,taking television to Indian villages while working with Satellite Instructional Television Experiment in Ahmedabad (SITE) and a 35-year-long career as the Director of Doordarshan.
In NSD Repertory Companys latest play,Virasat,the audience sits on four sides of the stage,so close to the action that they can almost dip their legs in a pool of water thats central to the storyline.