Vikram Vedha Movie Review

Vikram Vedha Movie Review

It is a power-packed movie with solid punches of Hindi dialogue

Vikram Vedha is a remake of a 2017 Tamil movie of the same name but from the same directors. Writer and director couple Pushkar-Gayathri is the maker of the original Tamil and remake Hindi movie. And they have left the audiences guessing which one is a better movie.

Story

SSP Vikram (Saif Ali Khan) is pressed into an operation of nabbing a sly and slippery gangster Vikram (Hrithik Roshan) who lords over the Lucknow underworld and keeps the police officers on their toes. It is the same Tamil story told in Hindi but with new characters. And it won’t be an exaggeration to say that the director couple has relied much on the star cast to make the film popular in the Hindi belt.

HIGHLIGHTS

• A drastic backdrop change and Hindi dialogues that are both conversational and philosophical bring minor tweaks to the story
• The battle between two legendary actors is crammed with intrigue and energy
• Lucknow with its historic structures gives the movie a distinctive visual texture
• The cinematographer has made significant adjustments to suit the new location and production design
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MacKenzie Scott Divorces

MacKenzie Scott Divorces Dan Jewett After Divorcing Jeff Bezos

MacKenzie Scott, the ex-wife of Jeff Bezos and one of one of the most influential philanthropists, is seeking divorce a second time. She first divorced in 2019 from her first husband and Amazon.com Inc. founder Jeff Bezos.

HIGHLIGHTS

• MacKenzie Scott and Dan Jewett have filed for divorce in Washington
• Scott married Jewett, a science teacher, after her divorce from Jeff Bezos
• They have a separation contract in their petition

What Is The Net Worth Of MacKenzie Scott?

According to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, Scott’s worth is $28.9 billion. But she inherited a $36 billion fortune after her split from Bezos which translates into a 4% stake in Amazon. The 52-year philanthropist donated more than $12 billion after taking a pledge to give a majority of her money to philanthropy work in 2019.

What Pledge Did Scott For Philanthropy Work?

Scott announced her marriage to Dan Jewett last year via her page the Giving Pledge. Also, they pledged that they would give away the majority of their money in their lifetimes or their wills. Jewett penned a separate note and the couple was featured at the top of the page.

What Is Written In Their Divorce Petition?

MacKenzie Scott Divorces

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Global Bond Index

10 Points Of India’s Inclusion In The Global Bond Index

The Indian government has ruled out the long-standing demand for the inclusion of nation’s bonds to be included in global indexes by denying any changes to tax policies.

10 Highlights Of The Big Story

Global Bond Index
  1. The government has no plans to waive capital gains taxes and it is concerned about foreign flows increasing the volatility of local markets.
  2. Predictions of $30 billion of foreign inflows through bonds were dashed with the government’s decision to levy capital gains. But the index compliers have the option of including securities without changes.
  3. Pankaj Pathak, a fixed-income fund manager at Quantum Asset Management Co., said that the benefits might outweigh the concerns because Indian bonds would diversify the index, boost the yield, and expand the market opportunities.
  4. India holds the third largest bond market in the emerging world but it is yet to be included in the global indexes.
  5. Since the local banks and foreign investors boosted their holdings in June, the country’s benchmark 10-year bond yield witnessed a drop of 30 basis points.
  6. The yield witnessed a further decline of 7 basis points to 7.29% on Tuesday.
  7. According to experts, inclusion could lead to billions of dollars of inflows as money managers often track
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History Of World Tourism Day

World Tourism Day 2022: What Is ‘Rethinking Tourism’?

Every year 27th September is celebrated as World Tourism Day to promote tourism with different themes. Initiated by the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO), World Tourism Day is celebrated in different host countries every year.

HIGHLIGHTS

• World Tourism Day 2022 theme is ‘Rethinking Tourism’
• The theme is based on the revival of tourism post COVID-19

Why Is The Theme Of World Tourism Day 2022?

World Tourism Day 2022

The world has come out safe from the COVID-19 situation which was quite demoralizing for the tourism industry. During the two-year lockdown period, it was the tourism sector that received a major setback due to travel restrictions. The theme ‘Rethinking Tourism’ underlines the need to redevelop the tourism sector in the post-pandemic world.

What Is The Significance Of World Tourism Day?

World Tourism Day educates people about the significance tourism has in the interaction between cultures, communities, societies, and countries. Also, it has socio-economic benefits for countries. And it won’t be an exaggeration to say that the tourism sector supports different industries like air travel, hospitality, transportation, food, and gifts. This year, the event is hosted by Bali and the representatives of UNWTO are expected to participate in the event.

What Is The

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House Of The Dragon 6

House Of The Dragon 6: Queen Alicent Executes Her Vicious Plan

It has been a decade since the Triarchy made an alliance with Dorne and reclaimed the Stepsons region. Rhaenyra has her third child also a boy and Ser Laenor names him Joffrey. But Queen Alicent orders that she will see the child before others.

Why Does Queen Alicent Want To See The Child First?

Queen Alicent visits the child and notices that Joffrey doesn’t have silver hair as do his siblings Jacaerys and Lucerys. And Queen Alicent quickly draws the conclusion that Rhaenyra is having an illicit affair. She even tries to convince King Viserys that Rhaenyra’s children are bastards and they have no right to the throne. But she doesn’t stop here and goes on to convince her son Aegon to prepare to claim his succession to the throne when Rhaenyra becomes queen.

What Are The Rumors About Rhaenyra’s Children?

Rumors are Ser Harwin, the son of Lyonel Strong, the father of Rhaenyra’s Children. As a result, Lyonel Strong even offered to resign as Hand of the King. But the king reinstates Strong. The rumors also lead to a fight between Ser Criston and Ser Harwin.

House Of The Dragon 6

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Tata Steel Is Merging Seven

Tata Steel Is Merging Seven Of Its Subsidiaries For These Reasons

Tats Steel Ltd. made a big announcement on Friday. It is going to merge seven of its subsidiaries including four listed and three unlisted companies with itself. The merger will consolidate its operations and save costs in the long run.

10 Highlights Of Tata Steel’s Merger

Tata Steel Is Merging Seven
  1. Tata Steel Long Products Ltd (TSL), Tinplate Co. of India Ltd, Tata Metaliks Ltd, TRF Ltd, The Indian Steel & Wire Products Ltd, Tata Steel Mining Ltd, and S&T Mining Co. Ltd. are going to merge with Tata Steel Ltd.
  2. The announcement made Tata Steel jump up to 4.1% on the stock exchanges but was left only with gains of 0.55% as the benchmark Sensex index plunged over 1.73%.
  3. Tata Steel will swap 79 shares with every 10 shares of Tata Metaliks and 33 shares with every 10 shares of Tinplate. The share swap rate of 2% premium and 1% premium, respectively, is considered beneficial for the shareholders of the subsidiary companies.
  4. It will swap 67 shares for every 10 shares of Tata Steel Long Products at a 7.8% discount and 17 shares for every 10 shares of TRF at a 53% discount). Here the swap rate is in favor of Tata Steel.
  5. Shareholders
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