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(1906–72), Indian actor and film and theatre director. In 1944 he founded the Prithvi Theatre in Bombay (Mumbai), a company notable for the realism it brought to Hindi drama. Productions, in which Kapoor often played the lead, included "Pathan" (1947). His son Raj (1924–88) was also an actor and film director; his works include "Awaara" (1951), in which he and his father starred as on-screen father and son.
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.