As the mood for the festival of colour Holi sets in, actress Kriti Sanon turns nostalgic. Kriti, who hails from Delhi shares a few special moments about the Holi celebrations back home.
Holi has always been a special occasion in our movies. It hardly ever occurs without a solid dramatic motivation. It could signify tragedy or joy. But Holi is always a reason for the plot to peer dramatically into a turning point in any film. Listing some notable Holi sequences.
If Charles Dickens were to sum up the dilemma of cultural migration from across the border he would probably summarize: Pakistani artistes in India never had it so good. Pakistani artistes never had it so bad.
Washington: Democratic presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton suggested a Donald Trump presidency would be ‘Christmas for the Kremlin’ only to have her billionaire rival hit back branding her incompetent. “If Mr. Trump gets his way, it’ll be like Christmas in Kremlin,” she said in an address Wednesday at Stanford University, California targeting Trump for his recent comments that the US should limit its involvement with NATO.
The trailer of Tiger Shroff’s post-debut film Baaghi is out. And it’s gone viral with a vengeance. Delighted and yet too humble to preen, Tiger says, “I knew the public would appreciate our efforts. But we never expected so much love. I feel blessed and thankful that our hard work has paid off.”
Dhaka: As elsewhere in the world, Bangladesh Hindu community also celebrated Holi, the festival of colors, fun and frolic, on Wednesday with fervour. The festival has brought more Hindus to the temples in old parts of the capital Dhaka than on any other normal day of the year, Xinhua reported. Bengali Hindus observe Holi though Durga Puja, the ceremonial worship of the mother goddess, is one of their main important festivals.
Srinagar: All eyes are on Thursday’s crucial Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) legislature party meet that will be held over the government formation in Jammu and Kashmir.
Washington D.C: Early Earth saw a different side of its Moon’s face billions of years ago as the satellite used to spin on a different axis then, as per a team of researchers. The research claimed that the moon used to spin at a completely different angle compared to its current position. Planetary scientist Matt Siegler at Southern Methodist University, Dallas, and colleagues made the discovery while examining NASA data known to indicate lunar
Miami: The United States has repatriated 58 Cubans rescued from rafts while trying to reach American shores in dangerous waters, the US Coast Guard said. They were part of a wave of migration from the communist island nation since the beginning of its rapprochement with the United States. A Coast Guard patrol boat took the rafters to the Cuban village of Bahia de Cabanas, the agency said in a statement.
New Delhi: Seems like Boman Irani, Veer Das-starrer ‘Santa Banta Pvt Ltd’ is in some mess.
Srinagar: Kashmir is set to witness another spell of rain and snow from Thursday evening as the State weather department has said that a fresh Western Disturbance is approaching the state and the Meterological Department has predicted scattered light to moderate rain and snow.
Washington D.C.: With massive investigations underway following the deadly twin explosions in Brussels which killed 31 people and wounded 270 others, officials have unearthed that two of the bombers were brothers and one of the bombers at the airport appears to be a man authorities named as a suspect in the Paris terror attacks.
Beijing: Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang on Thursday expressed his deep condolences to the victims of the bomb attacks in Brussels, stressing that China firmly opposes terrorism in all forms. Li made the statement at the opening ceremony of the 2016 Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) in south China’s Hainan Province, an event in which Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel was scheduled to participate, Xinhua news agency reported.
Los Angeles, March 24 (IANS) Actress Jennifer Aniston says she hated her 90s style wardrobe on “Friends”, although that would not stop her returning to the popular series, which came to a close after 10 years in 2004.
Pathankot (Punjab): A car which was stolen from a civilian at gunpoint by three armed men in Sujanpur District of Pathankot near the Jammu and Kashmir Border two days ago has been found abandoned.
Washington: Noting that a regionally engaged India benefits the US strategic goals in Asia, nine US lawmakers have introduced a legislation asking the administration to help India join the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum. “Membership in APEC would provide India a constructive forum to glean insight from other Asian countries that have already taken significant steps to advance their economies,” said Matt Salmon, of the House Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific.
2017 Nissan GT-R offers a premium and overall more refined cabin, plus other performance enhancements. Changes to the 2017 Nissan GT-R are evident in exterior design, interior upgrades, driving performance, ride comfort and technology updates. Changes have been made on the inside and outside though exterior changes are subtle.
Los Angeles, March 24 (IANS) Reality TV personality Kim Kardashian has lost 19 kgs since giving birth to her second child Saint West. Kim lost weight by following the Atkins 40 diet plan, but she still wants to lose another 12 kgs, reports femalefirst.co.uk.
London: Former One Direction singer Zayn Malik says he is still in touch with the band’s singer Liam Payne.
Mitsubishi Mirage facelift with new custom livery has been showcased at the ongoing 37th Bangkok International Motor Show in Thailand. Also known as Space Star in Europe, the Mirage facelift hatchback was also showcased at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show earlier this month.