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  • Aartivijay Gupta, Divya Sheth and Vrisa brought diverse Fashion directions to Lame Fashion Week Winter-Festive 2016

    Mumbai, 26th August, 2016: Around the world, throughout all forms of design, nature has served as one of our biggest inspirations. The fashion industry too has often drawn inspiration from the vistas of the natural world. Designer Aartivijay Gupta’s “Winter Garden” left the audience spellbound with its portrayal of the eponymous garden at Lakmé Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2016. The collection for men and women was an ode to that time of the

  • Missing On a Weekend: Disconnected Whodunit

    Film: Missing On a Weekend
    Cast: Pavan Malhotra, Karan Hariharan,Dibyendu Bhattacharya, Dishank Arora, Mahsah Kooshesh, Shiva Dagar, Akash Bhatija
    Director: Abhishek Jawkar
    Rating: * *
    Runtime: 113 mins

  • A Flying Jatt: Low flying Juvenile antics

    Film: A Flying Jatt
    Cast: Tiger Shroff, Jacqueline Fernandez, Nathan Jones, Amrita Singh
    Director: Remo D’souza
    Rating: * *
    Runtime: 151 mins

  • Surrogate motherhood for gay couples to be banned? Bollywood reacts

    Onir: “I’ve mixed reactions to this. I feel in a democracy single or gay people should not be discriminated against regarding the right to parenthood .But at the same time I think couples or single individuals desirous of a child should rather adopt. But then everyone should have a choice to decide how they wish to become parents.”

  • HC verdict on Haji Ali a ‘great satisfaction for women’: UP’s first woman qazi

    Kanpur: Buoyed by the Bombay High Court’s verdict that allowed women’s entry in the inner sanctum of Haji Ali dargah, Uttar Pradesh’s first woman qazi Dr. Hina Zaheer Naqvi on Friday said the verdict came as “a great satisfaction to women”, because there was segregation between men and women, which implied that men had an upper hand, even as Islam gives women equal status and calls for no discrimination with

  • Women activists welcome HC verdict on Haji Ali Dargah

    Pune: Elated after the Bombay High Court verdict allowing women’s entry into the sanctum sanctorum of the Haji Ali Dargah in Mumbai, members of city-based Bhumata Ranragini Brigade led by Trupti Desai, who has been spearheading the fight for gender equality in all places of worship, have decided to visit the shrine this weekend.

  • Bollywood Rs 100 crore club: The record holders

    After completing a trilogy of 100 crore-plus grossers with Rustom (after Airlift and Housefull 3), Akshay Kumar becomes the only star to have got a hat- trick of such movies in (less than a) single calendar year. Otherwise, within 12 months (a year), Salman Khan has achieved this feat twice, with Dabangg, Ready and Bodyguard between September 2010 and August 2011, and with Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Prem Ratan Dhan Payo and Sultan between

  • Maha calls all party meet on proposed internal security law

    Mumbai: Following severe battering from ally Shiv Sena and the Opposition over its proposed internal security law, the BJP-led Maharashtra government has now decided to place the draft of the Act before an all party committee for discussion.

  • Indian designers have edge over foreign brands in country: Ashish Soni

    Mumbai: Designer Ashish Soni, who will celebrate his silver jubilee in the fashion industry next year, has noticed an increased influx of foreign brands in the country. While he feels it’s creating awareness about global trends amongst Indians, he says Indian designers will always have an edge over them as they understand their consumers better.