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Kesari movie review: A jingoistic twist to a touching, true story of valour & pagri

The Afghans attacked Saragarhi to cut off communication between the two forts, isolate and then attack them. The battle itself has stunning action, aided by CGI of course, and the stuntmen doing gatka usually seen only during Hola Mohalla. Rating: … Continue reading

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Sikh taxi drivers in New Zealand offer free rides to Muslims after Christchurch mosque attacks

Sikh taxi drivers in Christchurch have been offering free rides to Muslims and anyone else in need after the deadly mosque attack in the city, according to reports. The Christchurch mosque shootings on Friday last week left 50 people dead … Continue reading

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Explained: Who is Jagmeet Singh, why he invites both admiration and anxiety

New Democratic Party leader Jagmeet Singh receives a standing ovation in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Reuters) On Monday this week, Indian-origin politician Jagmeet Singh made history by entering Canada’s Parliament as the first … Continue reading

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Kate Gallego sworn in as Mayor of Phoenix at Orpheum Theatre ceremony

Kate Gallego delivers her speech at the Phoenix mayoral inauguration on March 21, 2019, at the Orpheum Theatre on Adams Street near Second Avenue. (TJ Triolo/DD) After 18 months of campaigning, Kate Gallego was officially sworn in as mayor at … Continue reading

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Kesari review: Formulaic, forced patriotic tale

Mounted with utter-greatness, Director Anurag Singh’s Kesari is a fictionalised piece, documenting the true story of one of the bravest battles in history, the Battle of Saragarhi. Led by Havaldar Ishar Singh (Akshay Kumar) of the 36th Sikh Regiment, it’s … Continue reading

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