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On RD Burman's 75th birth anniversary, a beautiful infographic of his life and work

Rahul Dev Burman, one of the best-loved music composers of Indian cinema, would have been 75 today. His place is assured amongst the greats, producing a body of music – from the 1960s until his death in 1994 he scored 331 Bollywood films – that is perhaps unrivalled in reach and popularity.

To celebrate the great man’s birth anniversary, the music studio Saregama has created an infographic that celebrates an incredible life and an incredible contribution to Indian culture. Take a look at it below. Original article on:

Importance of Aam Aadmi Party

Weather they win or lose, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has already done a great service to the nation. I don’t trust Mr. Arvind Kejriwal (supremo of AAP) or the party, but to their credit, they have brought hope back in the hearts of the marginalized voters. They’ve managed to convince a large number of people that politics can be of the people, by the people, for the people, etc.