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| || Nandita Das's Firaaq Not To Be Screened For Modi |
Nandita Das has refused the request of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi for a special screeening of her directorial debut movie Firaaq. The screening was demanded by CM Modi becuase of the portrayal of certain facts of the Gujarat riots in the film.
The movie stars Tisca Chopra, Shahana Goswami, Deepti Naval, Paresh Rawal, Naseeruddin Shah, Sanjay Suri, and Raghuvir Yadav. The movie has already been released in the international market and is due to release on March 20, 2009 in India. The movie has already won awards like Best Film and Best Screenplay at Asian Festival of First Films and Special Jury Award at International Film Festival of Kerala.
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| 03/17/2009: |
International Business Machine (IBM) India recently announced that it had developed a new internet browsing technology which enables users to talk to the web and hence allow the creation of voice enabled websites. The protocol is called Hyper Speech Transfer Protocol (HSTP) similar to the text based HTTP. This could allow for applications typically from a mobile phone to be used with voice.
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