Director Danny Boyle celebrates with actors Azharuddin Ismail (L) and Ayush Mahesh (R) after 'Slumdog Millionaire' won the Oscar for best picture during the 81st Academy Awards in Hollywood, California on February 22, 2009. (REUTERS).... Next >>
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23 Feb 2009, 1219 hrs IST
Danny Boyle's 'Slumdog Millionaire' is a hit abroad, but in India, protesters have taken to the streets to attack the film.
23 Feb 2009, 1103 hrs IST
The 36-year-old Resul Pookutty won the coveted Oscar for best sound mixing for the critically acclaimed film Slumdog Millionaire.
23 Feb 2009, 1100 hrs IST
Megan Mylan won the best short documentary Oscar for 'Smile Pinki', a tale of a poor Indian village girl whose cleft lip made her a social outcast.
23 Feb 2009, 1056 hrs IST
After shining at the Golden Globes and BAFTA, the Mumbai-based film swept the 81st Academy awards winning eight Oscars.
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Home Minister P Chidambaram on Monday favoured tax exemption to two Oscars bagged by A R Rahman for Slumdog Millionaire.
23 Feb 2009, 1317 hrs IST
Javed Akhtar is not surprised by Gulzar, Pookutty and Rahman's win at the Oscars and belives their success will bring global attention to Indian cinema.
23 Feb 2009, 1302 hrs IST
Recording sounds live in the slums of Mumbai for Danny Boyle's "Slumdog Millionaire" was chaotic and far from easy, says Resul Pookutty.
23 Feb 2009, 1455 hrs IST
23 Feb 2009, 1436 hrs IST, AGENCIES
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ACADEMY AWARDS | SLUMDOG GETS 8 OSCARS
Politicians across party lines hailed composer AR Rahman's double honour at the 81st Academy Awards. They also lauded Resul Pookutty for his Oscar feat. AIADMK chief J Jayalalitha called them youth icons while DMK chief said Rahman is the "worthy son of Chennai."
'Jai Ho' Rahman wins two Oscars, Slumdog eight Dharavi residents celebrate Slumdog Millionaire win Resul Pookutty 'sound mixing' wins Oscar UP girl tale 'Smile Pinki' also fetches Oscars