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Baahubali 2 The Conclusion review: Prabhas shines in the cinematic masterpiece by SS Rajamouli.

From the very first scene, the film is a visual extravaganza.

- - UK

Maddela cop chief surfaces unharmed after NPA raid in Quirino.

The chief of police of Maddela town in Quirino province surfaced unharmed on Sunday after he was reportedly abducted by the New People's Army when rebels stormed the local police station on Saturday night , police said. Chief Insp. Jhun-jhun Balisi, Maddela police chief, was reportedly taken by about a hundred armed men who ...

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

New Trump Property in Bali Faces Resistance From Locals.

Bali has strict laws regulating the height of buildings, and the proposed tower from the Trump Organization would violate them. -Andrew Sheivachman

- Skift - US

Bahubali 2's success shows up the north's ignorance of south Indian cinema.

Delhi-based journalists' surprise that the south has delivered a lavish visual spectacle like Bahubali 2 betrays a terribly condescending attitude The post Bahubali 2's success shows up the north's ignorance of south Indian cinema appeared first on Firstpost.

- Firstpost - IN

Bahubali 2 mania has only one comparable phenomenon — Rajinikanth fandom.

Bahubali 2 reminded us of Superstar Rajinikanth The post Bahubali 2 mania has only one comparable phenomenon — Rajinikanth fandom appeared first on Firstpost.

- Firstpost - IN

ASI's new line of steps to help devotees ascend Vindhyagiri hill easily.

The Archaeological Survey of India is building a new line of steps for devotees opting for 'doli' or palanquin service to climb Vindhyagiri at Shravanabelagola during Bahubali Mahamastakabhisheka in February 2018. The steps are being built at a cost of Rs 42 lakh. The works got a boost after Chief Minister Siddaramaiah ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Man torches 10 bikes in Hoskote theatre over 'Baahubali-2' screening.

A 20-year-old man was arrested on Saturday after he allegedly set afire 10 two-wheelers parked inside the compound of a cinema theatre in Hoskote, 30 km east of Bengaluru, in protest against removal of a Kannada film to make way for the screening of 'Baahubali: The Conclusion'. Santhosh, said to be mentally unsound, reached ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Baahubali 2 creates history, crosses 100 Cr mark.

The anxiety of moviegoers to know as to why exactly did Kattappa killed Baahubali certainly seems to have helped the producers of the much awaited sequel rake in the moolah. Baahubali 2: The Conclusion has created history with the movie netting over Rs 100 crore across various languages on the first day itself."It looks ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

'Baahubali...' game changer for Indian movies, says Mahesh Bhatt.

Mumbai, April 29 Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt says S.S. Rajamoulis magnum opus 'Baahubali 2: The Conclusion' will redefine Indian cinema.

- Yahoo! News - US

'Baahubali 2': Record-Smashing entry to 100 cr club on Day 1.

Finally the mystery is solved! The nation got to know 'Why Kattapa killed Baahubali'. As we all expected, the S.S. Rajamouli directed magnum opus, released yesterday, becomes the first film in history to cross 100 cr nett on the very first day of its release. According to the Box Office India report, the first day looks to ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Oops! Bengaluru theatre 'accidentally' plays second half of 'Baahubali 2' first.

Movie lovers are going ballistic over the experience of 'Baahubali 2: The Conclusion' release, however, some moviegoers did witness an unpleasant surprise at a theatre in Bengaluru. This theatre accidentally played the second part of the much-awaited magnum opus first. Unfortunately the audience realised this only during ...

- Yahoo! News - US

'Latin Lover' Seduces, 'The Circle' Broken By D+ CinemaScore, 'Baahubali 2' Mighty As 'Furious' Leads Listless Weekend

3rd Update, Friday 11:15PM: While it's normal for moviegoers to ease their spending the weekend before a huge tentpole opens, in this case Disney/Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 which is projected to make $150M, this weekend's problem at the box office isn't the fact that it's late April, but the sheer lack of ...

- - US

Bahubali 2 day one box office collections predicted to be around Rs 100 crore

While official numbers for Bahubali 2's opening day box official numbers are still being compiled conservative estimates put it between Rs 100-125 crore. Baahubali: The Beginning had earned Rs 60 crore on its opening day. The post Bahubali 2 day one box office collections predicted to be around Rs 100 crore appeared first ...

- Firstpost - IN

Weekend Box Office: 'Fate of the Furious' Guns Past 'The Circle'

Elsewhere, Eugenio Derbez comedy 'How to Be a Latin Lover' and Indian pic 'Baahubali: The Conclusion' rock in their targeted launches.

- The Hollywood Reporter - US

A spectacular show all the way

Baahubali: The Conclusion Telugu , Cast: Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Anushka Shetty, Ramya Krishnan, Tamannaah Bhatia, Sathyaraj, NassarDirection: S S Rajamouli The wait is over. And the vexed question is answered, too. But, why Kattappa killed Amerandra Baahubali is just incidental to the magic that is Bahubali: The ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Baahubali 2 review: Rajamouli keeps winking, and we keep falling for it

Baahubali: The Conclusion doesn't enlarge the scope of the first picture or deepen its meaning, feels Sreehari Nair.

- Rediff - IN

BookMyShow sold 12 tickets a second for 'Baahubali 2'

Hyderabad, April 28 Online entertainment ticketing platform BookMyShow said it has so far sold over 3.3 million tickets for "Baahubali 2", which was released across the country on Friday, or 12 tickets every second a day before the release of filmmaker S.S. Rajamouli's magnum opus. With this, "Baahubali 2" which released ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Amrapali launches 'Baahubali' jewelry at Hyderabad store

Hyderabad, April 28 Amrapali Jewels, the official jewellery designers for "Baahubali 2" on Friday launched the "Baahubali" collection at its store here. The collection comprises of 1,000 pieces out of 1500 pieces of gold-plated, silver, kundan, multi-coloured precious stones, pearls used in the film, including nose pins, ...

- Yahoo! News - US

'Normal' sahaja, MB tidak hairan PAS mahu tawan Kedah

SUNGAI PETANI, 28 April — Hasrat PAS mahu merampas kembali Kedah dalam pilihan raya umum akan datang bukanlah sesuatu yang mengejutkan, kata Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Bashah Md Hanipah. Beliau berkata ia adalah kenyataan yang lazim...

- The Malay Mail - MY

'Baahubali 2' welcomed with frenzy in Karnataka

The much-awaited "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" today released in Karnataka with moviegoers enthusiastically paying up to Rs 1,600 for a ticket.As much as 75 per cent of the screens available in the state are showing the SS Rajamouli-directed multi-lingual film. In Bengaluru alone, 72 out of the 94 single screen theatres are ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

'Baahubali 2' shines in theatres pan India

New Delhi/Chennai, April 28 Filmmaker S.S. Rajamoulis magnum opus "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" has stormed its way into the theatres pan India and across the world with fans rejoicing the moment they have been waiting for since the last 21 months after the release of "Baahubali: The Beginning". With its release in over ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Review: Baahubali continues its love for grandiloquence and magnitude

Baahubali is a spectacular achievement, which not only deserves its place in history but also proves filmmakers should dream big and more often, feels Sukanya Verma.

- Rediff - IN

Baahubali 2 Hindi movie review: Cocktail of grand stunts, visuals, terrible acting, closeted conservatism

Each viewer’s response to Baahubali 2 depends on her/his priorities. My priority, I admit, is not #WKKB but #DRTOHS: does Rana take off his shirt? The post Baahubali 2 Hindi movie review: Cocktail of grand stunts, visuals, terrible acting, closeted conservatism appeared first on Firstpost.

- Firstpost - IN

Najib: Tidak guna pendapatan tinggi tapi tidak gembira

KUALA LUMPUR, 28 April — Setelah Malaysia memperbaiki kedudukannya dalam Laporan Kegembiraan Dunia tahun ini, Datuk Seri Najib Razak mahu rakyat terus menjaga emosi di sebalik keperluan meningkatkan produktiviti dengan bekerja keras. "Tiada...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Trump Tower Faces Height Restrictions in Bali

A centuries-old, sacred Hindu temple in Bali is getting a new neighbor described as “Trump International Hotel and Tower” but nothing close to a tower is going there. Height restrictions prohibit structures higher than Bali’s coconut palms.         


Ella Knights remembered as a 'beautiful person' after Bali scooter tragedy

Friends and former colleagues of an Australian woman who died in a scooter accident in Bali on Thursday morning have remembered her as a "beautiful person".

- The Sydney Morning Herald - AU

Tribeca Film Review: 'My Friend Dahmer'

The premise of “My Friend Dahmer” — a year in the life of Jeffrey Dahmer, the gay cannibalistic serial killer, back when he was a misunderstood high school kid — makes it sound like the indie-hipster version of “Bates Motel”: a “sensitive' prequel to the madness to come. To be sure, the ...

- Variety - US

Baahubali 2 morning screenings cancelled in Tamil Nadu as distributor defaults on payment

Baahubali 2's opening day collections in Tamil Nadu will be badly affected as a result of these cancellations The post Baahubali 2 morning screenings cancelled in Tamil Nadu as distributor defaults on payment appeared first on Firstpost.

- Firstpost - IN

Baahubali 2 LIVE updates: Tickets selling for Rs 1200 in Bengaluru; Rajinikanth-level frenzy for film

Baahubali 2 has got this summer's best release date – 28 April. It is a four day weekend with Monday, 1 May being a national holiday. The post Baahubali 2 LIVE updates: Tickets selling for Rs 1200 in Bengaluru; Rajinikanth-level frenzy for film appeared first on Firstpost.

- Firstpost - IN

Comino tour

Flimkien Għal Ambjent Aħjar is organising a tour of Comino on Sunday. Beyond the Blue Lagoon, the island has a rich and vibrant history. Despite its countless stories, few know about the people who used to live there or the history of the island. The four- to five-hour tour, led by expert guide Vince Zammit, will visit ...

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Menteri: Jangan diam, lapor jika melabur untung 20 peratus

KUALA LUMPUR, 28 April — Orang ramai diingatkan agar tidak mudah terpedaya dengan skim pelaburan yang menawarkan pulangan lumayan, sebaliknya perlu memikirkan kesannya sebelum menjadi mangsa penipuan, kata Menteri Kewangan Kedua Datuk Johari...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Baahubali 2: Here's our hot-off-the-screen review

UAE cinemas clock 120,000 advance-booking admissions on the opening day of the latest installment of the epic movie about Mahishmati Kingdom

- GulfNews - AE

Australian woman dies in Bali scooter crash, days after posting video riding without a helmet

An Australian holidaying in Bali is dead after crashing her scooter, days after posting a video apologising for not wearing a helmet.

- Stuff - NZ

New Zealander arrested in Bali after drugs found in iPad case

A man has been arrested on the Indonesian island of Bali after police allegedly found drugs in his iPad case. Darren Lee Wong, 35, originally from New Zealand but now living in Sydney, was nabbed by police while sitting in his hotel...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

On eve of 'Baahubali-2' release, no sight of govt order on ticket cap

Film lovers wishing to watch 'Baahubali 2' at lower prices may have to wait for some more days as the government order to cap multiplex ticket prices at Rs 200 — signed by Chief Minister Siddaramaiah — is yet to reach the Karnataka Film Chamber of Commerce , the apex body of the Kannada film industry. KFCC ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

'Baahubali 2' to hit coast with a bang

For the first time in recent past, undivided Dakshina Kannada district will be scaling record with 'Baahubali 2 - The Conclusion', a much anticipated Telugu film. OnFriday, when the film releases worldwide, more than 100 shows will be screened in the coast alone, including its Telugu, Tamil and Hindi versions, with ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

'Baahubali' premiere in Mumbai cancelled following Vinod Khanna death

Distributor Karan Johar took to Twitter to make announcement, saying news of the actor's death has come as a shock

- GulfNews - AE

Vinod Khanna passes away; Baahubali 2 premiere called off as mark of respect

Karan Johar and SS Rajamouli issued a joint statement announcing the cancellation of Baahubali 2 premiere as a mark of respect for Vinod Khanna. The post Vinod Khanna passes away; Baahubali 2 premiere called off as mark of respect appeared first on Firstpost.

- Firstpost - IN

Southeast Asian militant group Jemaah Islamiyah regaining strength - think-tank

Southeast Asian militant group Jemaah Islamiyah, blamed for major attacks including the 2002 Bali bombings, has regained strength in Indonesia and could spawn a new generation of extremists, a leading security think-tank warned Thursday.

- GMA News - PH

Indian Actor and Politician Vinod Khanna Dies at 70

Iconic Indian actor and politician,Vinod Khanna died today in Mumbai, age 70. He succumbed to advanced bladder carcinoma. The Mumbai premiere of much-awaited blockbuster Baahubali: The Conclusion' has been cancelled as a mark of respect. Khanna began his career in 1968 playing an antagonist in Man Ka Meet.' He was a popular ...

- Variety - US

'Baahubali 2' mints over $3 mn in bookings in US

Chennai, April 27 S.S. Rajamoulis magnum opus "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" has stirred a box office storm even before release. In the US, the film has already minted over $3 million from pre-sales of tickets, according to distributor Great India Films. This is the highest for an Indian film in advance ticket sales," ...

- Yahoo! News - US

'Baahubali 2': Hype by makers, expectations by fans touch new highs

New Delhi/Chennai, April 27 Why did Kattappa kill Baahubali? An enigma that has been on the mind of every Indian since the last 21 months, will finally get unveiled on Friday with the release of "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion". If trade pundits and films experts are to be believed, filmmaker S.S. Rajamoulis magnum opus will ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Quiz: How well do you know Baahubali?

Take this quiz and find out.

- Rediff - IN

REVEALED: Here's why Katappa killed Baahubali!

We asked readers to give their reasons as to why Katappa killed Baahubali in the hugely-awaited film Baahubali: The Conclusion, and we got some amazing answers.

- Rediff - IN

Australian woman dies after Bali scooter crash

A 29-year-old Australian woman has been found dead in Bali after a motor scooter accident.

- Stuff - NZ

Australian woman found dead in Bali after scooter crash

A 26-year-old Australian woman dies in Bali, with police suggesting she lost control of the scooter she was driving and ended up face-down in a drainage ditch.

- ABC News - AU

What To Expect From The 2017 US-Philippines Balikatan Military Exercise

A look at what is in store for the largest drills between the two allies set to kick off next month.

- The Diplomat - US

P100k worth of damage in QC commercial area fire

Fire hits a commercial area located along Commonwealth Avenue in Barangay Old Balara, Quezon City early Thursday morning, GMA News' Vonne Aquino reported on 'Unang Balita.'

- GMA News - PH

Oscar-winning 'Silence of the Lambs' director Jonathan Demme has died at 73

Getty ImagesOscar-winning director Jonathan Demme has died of cancer complications, his publicist told Variety. He was 73 years old. Demme is best known for directing The Silence of the Lambs,' the 1991 horror-thriller that was a box office smash, a critical triumph, and introduced moviegoers to Anthony Hopkins' Hannibal ...

- Business Insider - US

Heavy rush for Bahubali advance booking, theatres warned of hiking ticket price

With the release day of Bahubali 2 the conclusion is nearing by, feverish fans are hovering around 18000 theaters here and elsewhere in the two Telugu states for left over tickets available at the box offices. Kilometer long serpentine quest were seen here all major multiplexes with mostly youth waiting patiently for their ...

- Deccan Herald - IN