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Former Maldives president granted refugee status in the United Kingdom.

Former Maldives president Mohamed Nasheed said he has been granted refugee status in Britain, after being toppled from power and jailed in a “slide towards authoritarianism” that has forced him into exile. Nasheed, the country’s first democratically elected leader, was sentenced to 13 years imprisonment on controversial terrorism charges last …

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Nerds winning…while masturbating. Inspired by Satyajit Ray. ‘Brahman Naman’ is coming to Netflix.

Unconventional filmmaker Qaushiq Mukherjee’s (AKA ‘Q’) surprisingly not-unconventional and touching ode to adolescent geeks and their shenanigans, ‘Brahman Naman’, is arriving on Netflix on 7 July. The film stars Shashank Arora, Vaiswath Shankar, Sindhu Sreenivasa Murthy and Sid Mallya (son of embattled Kingfisher tycoon Vijay Mallya) and has won widespread plaudits since it’s …

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