In its 50th year, R&AW is at the centre of massive overhaul of intelligence apparatus
World history will tell you when you increase vulgarity in society, two things happen: sex crimes increase and the family system breaks down.
I don’t really see myself as a cricketer. I see myself as quite a cultured person.
I met Yamaraj [the lord of death]. Today, he himself escorted me back home. He said, ‘You still have to make more films. If you don’t make films and if these films are not boycotted by idiots, their lives will be meaningless’. He left me back on earth so that I can help them find meaning in their lives.
Psychiatrists may wonder whether the private self in fact conforms to the public image. Why would a man with 56-inch chest so fear an unscripted press conference that he has not held one in six years in office? Could it be that his inner conviction is somehow less robust than the outer projection?
My hard work sustained me, and my respect for my work nudged me forward. My enthusiasm on sets aided me. My hunger to learn propelled me. Here I am, 10 years down the line, so grateful for every film, every experience—good or bad, every person I have ever worked with!