Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's biopic Bhaag Milkha Bhaag seems to have moved not only Indians, but also international athletes and one such sportsman is former American track and field star Carl Lewis.
Buzz has it that Lewis got so emotional after watching the biopic that he tracked down Milkha Singh's telephone number and called him up to convey his appreciation. Confirming the news, Mehra said that the film team had never imagined that the impact of the film would be so widespread.
Directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, Bhaag Milkha Bhaag starred Farhan Akhtar, Sonam Kapoor, Divya Dutta, Pavan Malhotra, Yograj Singh and other actors.
By Ayla Jean Yackley ISTANBUL (Reuters) - A Turkish artist on Saturday unveiled a two-storey-high mural featuring those killed in protests two years ago over an Istanbul park that spiralled into nationwide demonstrations against the leadership of Tayyip Erdogan. The 5-by-10-metre painting by Haydar Ozay was unveiled on the second anniversary of the protests that began as an effort to stop bulldozers from razing Gezi Park, one of the few green spaces of Istanbul, to build a shopping mall. …