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Culture shock, Mon 5 Feb, 07: Looks at Bollywoodisation of Indian media and other issues.
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The Word, Tues 6 Feb, 07:Comes from the Calcutta Book Fair, one of the world's biggest, taking place throughout the week. With Amit Chaudhuri.
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Screen, Wed 7 Feb, 07: Features major personalities and trends from Bollywood, Chennai and Kerala.
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Making a Living, Wed 7 Feb 07: Owen Bennett-Jones is in Mumbai trying to become a Bollywood extra. He persuades a producer to give him a role. But that is only the beginning as he goes to acting and dancing school, gets a makeover and takes advice from leading Bollywood movers and shakers
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The Beat, Thurs 8 Feb, 07: Reflects the contemporary music scene in India which is little understood, beyond stereotypes, outside India.

Close Up, Fri 9 Feb, 07: Indian music show. Lucy Duran discovers the rich variety of music on offer as she travels through India with sitar player Viram Jasani.
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The Ticket, Sat 10 Feb, 07: Majority of the programme reflecting what's "hot and happening in India".
 
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