Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 16 (ANI): As actor Sidharth Malhotra turned a year older on Sunday, his friends and Bollywood colleagues, including Katrina Kaif, Anushka Sharma, Rakul Preet Singh, shared wishes for the birthday boy. Anushka took to her Instagram handle and shared a Story that had an image of Sidharth. Along with it, she wrote, “Happy Birthday Sidharth! Wishing you love and light always.” Katrina Kaif’s wished her ‘Baar Baar Dekho’ co-star by penning a sweet message for him. “Happy happy birthday @sidmalhotra may u have all the joy love peace and happiness this year,” she wrote. “Happy happy bdaayyyy Sidboy!! May you eat lots and lots of Cake! Wishing you a super healthy blockbuster year” read Rakul’s wish for Sidharth. Rashmika Mandanna who will be making her Bollywood debut opposite Sidharth in ‘Mission Majnu’ wished him by sharing a cute picture of them. With it, she wrote, “@sidmalhotra.. we for sure need to take more pichas together..Happy happy birthday you!” Meanwhile, on the work front, Sidharth, who has been basking in the success of ‘Shershaah’, apart from ‘Mission Majnu’, will next also be seen in ‘Yodha’, and ‘Thank God’.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 16 (ANI): A day after Virat Kohli stepped down as India’s Test captain after leading the side for seven years, his wife and actor Anushka Sharma expressed how proud she is of his growth. Taking to her Instagram handle on Sunday, Anushka shared pictures of Virat and recalled how his journey began in 2014. She wrote, “I remember the day in 2014 when you told me that you have been made the captain as MS had decided to retire from test cricket.” Anushka talked about how she has observed his “immense growth”. “I remember MS, you & I having a chat later that day & him joking about how quickly your beard will start turning grey. We all had a good laugh about it. Since that day, I’ve seen more than just your beard turning grey. I’ve seen growth. Immense growth. Around you & within you. And yes, I am very proud of your growth as the captain of the Indian National Cricket team & what achievements the team had under your leadership. But I’m more proud of the growth you achieved within you,” she added. Anushka did not skip mentioning the challenges he had faced, on and off-field. She shared, “In 2014 we were so young & naive. Thinking that just good intentions, positive drive & motives can take you ahead in life. They definitely do but, not without […]
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 16 (ANI): Actor Katrina Kaif is the happiest when she is with her husband Vicky Kaushal, and her latest Instagram post is proof of the fact. On Sunday, Katrina painted the town red with her beautiful selfies in a red outfit. More than the images, it was her caption that caught everyone’s attention. “Indoors in Indore #sundayselfie,” she captioned post. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Katrina Kaif (@katrinakaif) “You are glowing. Your are looking so happy after marriage,” a fan commented.“Caption cool. It seems like you and Vicky are having loads of fun in Indore,” another one wrote. For the unversed, Katrina and Vikcy, who tied the knot on December 9, are currently in Indore as Vicky is currently shooting there for his next film.
Washington [US], January 16 (ANI): Celebrity couple Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas were recently spotted enjoying their romantic evening stroll at a beach, near San Diego. As per the pictures obtained by TMZ, the star couple was chilling at Del Mar Dog Beach, near San Diego. They meandered on the sand for about 30 minutes as their dogs took in the sights, sounds and smells. Visitors on the beach told the outlet that Nick and Priyanka were super happy, chatting most of the time as they held hands and walked with their two pet dogs. The global actor was seen wearing a black casual jacket with a pair of blue jeans teamed up with sneakers and black shades. Nick was also seen wearing a white t-shirt beneath a black jacket. He also wore a pair of casual jeans and white sneakers. This comes days after the ‘Fashion’ star addressed the scrutiny that followed after she dropped her husband, Nick Jonas’ last name from her social media handles last year. She added that the experience served as a prime example of the microscope celebrities find themselves under in this age. “It’s a very vulnerable feeling, actually, that if I post a picture, everything that’s behind me in that picture is going to be zoomed in on, and people are going to speculate,” the ‘Quantico’ star explained. “It’s just a professional hazard… Because of the noise […]
New Delhi [India], January 16 (ANI): Actor Pankaj Tripathi on Saturday night marked the 17th wedding anniversary with his wife Mridula Tripathi. Taking to his Instagram handle, the ‘Sacred Games’ actor shared a series of pictures featuring himself with Mridula. The post also included two throwback snaps from his wedding album. “Satrah saal hue aaj parinay sootra mein.Is sukhad yaatra ki kuch yaadein. Dhanyavaad,” he captioned the post. (Translation: Seventeen years have passed today. Some memories of this pleasant journey. Thank you) View this post on Instagram A post shared by Pankaj Tripathi (@pankajtripathi) Several celebrities including Anurag Kashyap, Siddhant Chaturvedi, and Jatin Sarna among other fellow stars from the showbiz poured in congratulatory messages for the couple, in the comments section. Pankaj married Mridula Tripathi on January 15, 2004, and they have a daughter, Aashi.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 15 (ANI): Bollywood actor Randeep Hooda, on Saturday, commemorated the occasion of Army Day by sharing a tribute for the men in uniform on social media. The ‘Kick’ actor took to his Twitter handle and shared a picture in which he could be seen posing for the camera while standing with a group of Indian army personnel. Along with the image, Randeep tweeted, “Asli hero woh hota hai Jiske badan par khakhi, Dil mein tiranga, Aur kandhon par poore desh ki suraksha ki zimmewari ho. Kyunki usko pata hota hai jeetne ki asli value aur haarne naam ka Shabd uski dictionary mein nahi hota. Happy #ArmyDay to the real heroes of #IndianArmy.” Army Day is observed every year on January 15 to celebrate the first Indian Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Army – Field Marshal Kodandera M Cariappa. The position was taken over on January 15, 1949, from General Sir Francis Butcher, the last British Commander-in-Chief of India. Meanwhile, on the work front, Randeep was last seen in Prabhudheva’s ‘Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai’ that starred Salman Khan and Disha Patani in lead roles. He will soon be seen in the web series ‘Inspector Avinash’, and the film ‘Unfair and Lovely’.
Washington [US], January 15 (ANI): Global star Priyanka Chopra is finally opening up about the scrutiny that followed after she dropped her husband, Nick Jonas’ last name from her Instagram handle last year. The ‘Mary Kom’ actor described the uproar on social media following the change as “a professional hazard” to Vanity Fair for its February cover story, reported Fox News. The 39-year-old star recalled the “random Monday in November” when she reverted to only her first and last name on Instagram, which immediately sparked speculation from fans about an impending split. But as Priyanka tells the fashion magazine, social media is far from being the be-all and end-all. She added that the experience served as a prime example of the microscope celebrities find themselves under in this age. “It’s a very vulnerable feeling, actually, that if I post a picture, everything that’s behind me in that picture is going to be zoomed in on, and people are going to speculate,” the ‘Quantico’ star explained. “It’s just a professional hazard… Because of the noise of our social media, because of the prevalence that it has in our lives, I think it seems a lot larger than it is. I think that we give it a lot more credence in real life, and I don’t think it needs that,” she added. To put an end to all the rumours about their split in November, Priyanka […]
New Delhi [India], January 15 (ANI): Sara Ali Khan, on Saturday morning, visited Ujjain’s famous Mahakaleshwar Jyotirlinga temple to seek blessings from Lord Shiva. She was accompanied by her mother, Amrita Singh. Taking to her Instagram handle, Sara shared a series of serene pictures from her spiritual retreat. The ‘Kedarnath’ actor wore a simple white suit embellished with black coloured block print. On the other hand, Amrita was seen wearing a royal blue coloured traditional suit. From the first snap where the mother-duo posed in front of the majestic temple with the holy lake in the backdrop, Sara proved that she is spiritually inclined and believes in the power of worshipping.Sharing the pictures, she wrote, “Maa aur Mahakal #jaimahakal #jaibholenath.” View this post on Instagram A post shared by Sara Ali Khan (@saraalikhan95) Mahakaleshwar Jyotirlinga is a Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. For the uninformed, Sara is currently in Madhya Pradesh, shooting for her upcoming film with Vicky Kaushal.
New Delhi [India], January 15 (ANI): Veteran actor Shakti Kapoor recently revealed that he has received his COVID-19 booster shot, an additional dose of a vaccine given after the original shot. Taking to his Instagram Stories, the 69-year-old actor shared a video of himself getting the booster dose. He also added the song ‘Love You Zindagi’ from Alia Bhatt and Shah Rukh Khan-starrer ‘Dear Zindagi’ in the background. The actor later shared videos of him jamming on ‘Chand Chhupa Badal Mein’ on guitar, while sitting with his friends. For the unversed, Kapoor has become the latest celebrity to receive the COVID-19 booster shot. Earlier, veteran actor Dharmendra also received the jab. A booster dose of the COVID-19 vaccine helps improve the protection people have from their first two doses of the vaccination. Health and frontline workers and people above 60 years old with comorbidities are currently eligible to take the jab. The drive began as the whole world battles a spike in COVID-19 cases fuelled by the Omicron variant of the coronavirus.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India]: Actor Kriti Sanon, who is basking in the success of her recently released film ‘Mimi’, opened up about how she manages to work on multiple projects at once. Over the years, Kriti has taken up challenging roles like that in her 2021 blockbuster release ‘Mimi’ which made her shine in the eyes of the audience and the critics. Currently, the actor is running on a tight schedule and hopping in between the sets. Speaking about how she manages to work on multiple projects at once, Kriti said, “When I am going on one set, I put all the other script aside and take that particular script, go through it all over again from the beginning. I have a habit of writing with the script so I write sub text on how I would play the character.” Moreover, Kriti makes sure to be in the character of the film that she is doing. Changing the character from one to another is a tough thing to handle. She said, “Once I am on set, I make sure when I am walking from vanity to the set that walk has to be the characters walk.” Next on the cards for the Bollywood diva, are some of the much-anticipated releases including ‘Adipurush’ with Prabhas, ‘Bachchan Pandey’ with Akshay Kumar, ‘Ganapath’ with Tiger Shroff, ‘Bhediya’ with Varun Dhawan and ‘Shehzada’ with Kartik Aaryan. (Image – Instagram)
New Delhi [India], January 13 (ANI): As the country is celebrating the joyous festival of Lohri, several Bollywood celebrities, including Amitabh Bachchan, Hema Malini, Anil Kapoor and more, took to their social media handles to wish their fans love and happiness in their life. Akshay Kumar took to his Twitter handle and wished fans by writing, “Moongphali dee khusboo atte gur di mithas,makki dee roti sarson da saag,dil dee khushi atte apnea da pyar Mubarak hove sarian nu lohri da tyohar. #HappyLohri.” Abhishek Bachchan also shared an animated picture of Lohri celebration on his Instagram story with a quote which read as, “Happy Lohri. May the Lohri fire burn away all the sadness out of your life and bring you joy, happiness and love. Wishing a very Happy Lohri to you and your family”. Filmmaker Karan Johar tweeted “Lohri di lakh lakh wadhaiyaan! May this festival bring immense health and prosperity! Stay safe and lots of love from my parivaar to yours.” Veteran actor Hema malini shared an animated picture on her Instagram handle and wished her fans by writing, “For all those celebrating Lohri, wish you all a very happy day! #happylohri #lohri #festivals.” View this post on Instagram A post shared by Dream Girl Hema Malini (@dreamgirlhemamalini) Several other actors including Shraddha Kapoor, Sidharth Malhotra, and Kangana Ranaut among others also wished their fans on the auspicious day.
Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], January 13 (ANI): After officially announcing his Hindi remake of Lokesh Kanagaraj’s Tamil film ‘Kaithi’, actor Ajay Devgn visited Kerala’s famous Sabrimala Temple to offer his prayers to Lord Ayyappa. Several videos and pictures from his pilgrimage have been doing the rounds on the internet. In the viral clips, Ajay can be seen wearing a mandatory black ensemble and a ‘mala’ around his neck. Reportedly, Ajay observed month-long pre-pilgrimage rituals ahead of his visit to Sabrimala Temple. From sleeping on the floor to eating vegetarian food, walking barefoot, and abstaining from consuming alcohol, Ajay strictly followed the rituals before his holy visit. The temple is situated 3000 feet above sea level on the hills in Kerala’s Pathanamthitta district.