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Documentaries on the Indian farmers’ suicides

Documentaries on the Indian farmers’ suicides

April 13, 2020

Indian farmers have been the subject of many films, with most big label productions romanticising their lives. However; a few documentaries have actually shown their lives; burdened by unpaid debts and damaged crops; leading to thousands of suicides each year. We bring you some o...

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An appetite for animated stories

An appetite for animated stories

March 28, 2018

A passage to our childhood, cartoon shows are adapting plots and genres with the changing Indian audience, entertaining us with both domestic and dubbed international productions. Visual entertainment has been a part of our homes since television hit town in the late 1960s. Mob...

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Doordarshan invites bids for channel content in India

Doordarshan invites bids for channel content in India

November 3, 2016

Doordarshan is seeking bids for production of content for its channels as it puts up a fight to stay relevant.

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Advanced weather satellite launched by ISRO

Advanced weather satellite launched by ISRO

September 9, 2016

The INSAT-3DR, fourth in the category of meteorological satellites, was launched on September 8, 2016 by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO); it is equipped with modern instruments to study weather patterns and to help in the surface-level search and rescue operations.

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