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Parveen Babi- a fond memory

On the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti this year, NDTV had hosted a live programme to spread awareness about the importance of good health. This was for the development of the nation. Among the invited celebrities was Dr. Harish Shetty the eminent psychiatrist. Dr. Shetty spoke emphatically about the crying need to spread awareness about depression… Continue reading Parveen Babi- a fond memory

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When Lata Mangeshkar prayed for my first assignment

My first assignment, after I was confirmed as a sub-editor cum editor in the editorial desk of Screen weekly, was to meet Lata Mangeshkar and take down her nostalgia of her first lessons in classical hindustani vocal music from her father, Shri Deenanath Mangeshkar.  It was meant for a special article from her, in the… Continue reading When Lata Mangeshkar prayed for my first assignment