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Remembering Manna Dey on his first death anniversary

Today is the first death anniversary of that phenomenal, versatile, and fairly underrated singer, Manna Dey.

Despite being born in the times of Rafi, Mukesh and Kishore and getting slotted as someone who is good for classical songs only, it is to his credit and brilliance that he managed to sing (some very popular songs) till the mid 1980s. 1,783 more words

Namoona (1949)

Dev Anand stars in social romance drama “Namoona” (नमूना), released in 1949.

An impoverished young man goes to work for a lawyer. He falls for a girl he meets in the lawyer’s office. 86 more words

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Jeet (1949)

“Jeet” (जीत) is a 1949 romance and family drama film.

India has finally won independence from British rule, and there are signs of progress among the population. 131 more words

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ManageEngine integrates Intel DCM to reduce Data Center Energy usage

Chennai, India, October 21, 2014: ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, today launched the Intel DCM Energy Management plug-in for RackBuilder Plus, its 3D visual modeling software for data centers. 14 more words

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Ziddi (1948)

“Ziddi” (ज़िद्दी) is a 1948 film directed by Shaheed Latif. It was based on a story by Ismat Chughtai and launched the career of Dev Anand as the lead hero. 109 more words

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Vidya (1948)

“Vidya” (विद्या) is a 1948 family drama film directed by Girish Trivedi and starring Dev Anand, Suraiya, and Madan Puri. Born in a low-caste family of cobblers, Chandu alias Chandrashekhar (Dev Anand) helps his father repair shoes and other footware for a small pittance. 164 more words

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Na Main Dhan Chahun Na Ratan Chahun (Kala Bazaar, 1960)

I heard an old Manna Dey – Geeta Dutt bhajan from the film Devdas after a long time. It found a reference in Dustedoff’s impressive post on her  614 more words