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Fatima Sana Shaikh to endorse watch brand Fatima Sana Shaikh to endorse watch brand



Mumbai, "Dangal" star Fatima Sana Shaikh has been announced as the brand ambassador of watch label Fossil India.

"The brand is rooted in a distinctive modern-vintage design aesthetic. It is all about celebrating individuality and uniqueness. I am excited to be on board and look forward to working with its youthful appeal and spirit to re-energize today's youth," Fatima said in a statement to .

Anushka was afraid to play Mamata in 'Sui Dhaaga' Anushka was afraid to play Mamata in 'Sui Dhaaga'

 

Mumbai, Actress Anushka Sharma, who is gearing up for the release of her forthcoming film "Sui Dhaaga", says she was afraid to play the role of Mamata in the movie.

Anushka was present at the trailer launch of her upcoming film along with co-star Varun Dhawan, director-writer Sharat Katariya and producer Maneesh Sharma on Monday.

The actress said she loved the script, but she declined to play the character.

It was an honour meeting Barack Obama: Mallika Sherawat It was an honour meeting Barack Obama: Mallika Sherawat


Mumbai, Actress Mallika Sherawat wished former US President Barack Obama a belated birthday and said it was meeting him was an honour and a privilege.

The 41-year-old actress tweeted a selfie of herself with Obama, who turned 57 on August 4. The two are all smiles for the camera.

Shatrughan Sinha on his special bonding with Dharmendra Shatrughan Sinha on his special bonding with Dharmendra



Mumbai, Actor-politician Shatrughan Sinha has sportingly made a special appearance in the forthcoming film "Yamla Pagla Deewana Phir Se" with actor Dharmendra whom he calls one of his dearest friends.

"Not just Dharmendra, Hema (Malini) is also a dear friend. Both Hema and Dharmendra have been my friends for years. It is rare for a friendship to survive so long in this industry where loyalties change every Friday," said Shatrughan.

No limits to craft of acting, learning: Ranveer No limits to craft of acting, learning: Ranveer


New Delhi, Ranveer Singh, in his pursuit of an illustrious filmography, says he finds the craft of acting limitless and keeps the learning going.

With just eight years in Bollywood, 13 films in to his credit and three more movies like "Gully Boy", "Simmba" and "'83" in his kitty, Ranveer, who is endorsing the eyewear brand Carrera, is touted as one of Bollywood's A-list star.

War is not an option: Shabana on India-Pakistan relations War is not an option: Shabana on India-Pakistan relations



Mumbai, Veteran actress-social activist Shabana Azmi feels that war between India and Pakistan should not happen.

"The relationship between the citizens of Pakistan and India needs to remain interactive. We need to converse and exchange ideas and thoughts.

"War is not an option, discussions and talks are needed to solve the disputes between the countries," the "Masoom" actress said during an interactive session, organised by News18 on Tuesday here.

Kangana Ranaut fascinated by mysticism Kangana Ranaut fascinated by mysticism



Mumbai, Actor Kangana Ranaut finds mysticism fascinating, and is looking forward to an interaction with yogi and mystic Sadhguru.

The interaction will take place here on Wednesday.

Sunny Leone shares key to good chemistry in relationship Sunny Leone shares key to good chemistry in relationship



New Delhi, Actress Sunny Leone says the ability to be good friends at first is the key to a sparkling chemistry in a relationship.

On how to achieve good chemistry in a relationship, Sunny told IANS over email from Los Angeles: "It is honesty and the ability to be friends first."

The actress, who is married to Daniel Weber, will be seen hosting the 11th season of "Splitsvilla", with the theme 'Emotions vs Science' on MTV.

Aishwarya continues to be Abhishek's 'favourite' Aishwarya continues to be Abhishek's 'favourite'

 

Mumbai,For Abhishek Bachchan, wife Aishwarya Rai Bachchan continues to be his "favourite".

Abhishek watched Aishwarya's latest release "Fanney Khan".

Kumar Sanu was 'scared' of disclosing about adoption Kumar Sanu was 'scared' of disclosing about adoption



Mumbai, Singer Kumar Sanu says he never wanted to disclose that he adopted a girl child in 2001. He is proud of his daughter Shannon, now a teenager and also a singer.

The "Dheere dheere se meri zindagi mein aana" hitmaker talked about adopting Shannon on the show "Dil Hai Hindustani 2", read a statement.

SC refuses to stall 'Fanney Khan' release SC refuses to stall 'Fanney Khan' release



New Delhi, The Supreme Court on Wednesday refused to stay the release of Anil Kapoor and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan starrer Hindi film "Fanney Khan".

A bench of Justice Rohinton Fali Nariman and Justice Indu Malhotra dismissed the plea filed by producer Vashu Bhagnani against its release on August 3. The film also stars Rajkummar Rao.

Priyanka Chopra's new Hollywood role opposite Chris Pratt Priyanka Chopra's new Hollywood role opposite Chris Pratt


Los Angeles, Actress Priyanka Chopra's Hollywood kitty is on an expansion spree. She will play the love interest of Chris Pratt in "Cowboy Ninja Viking".

The role in Universal's big-budget tentpole was one of the more highly coveted, and Priyanka beat out a slew of talent after a chemistry test with Pratt went extremely well, reports variety.com.

Singer Mika Singh robbed of Rs 300,000 cash, jewels Singer Mika Singh robbed of Rs 300,000 cash, jewels



Mumbai, Bollywood playback singer Mika Singh has reported a theft of cash and jewellery worth Rs 300,000 from his house in the Oshiwara area of Andheri west here, police said on Tuesday.

Singh's manager lodged the complaint on his behalf alleging that Rs 100,000 in cash and jewellery worth Rs 200,000 was stolen from his flat on Monday afternoon.

'Balle Balle' to be staged at Kingdom of Dreams 'Balle Balle' to be staged at Kingdom of Dreams



Gurugram, After a successful run in Mumbai, "Balle Balle", an Indian wedding musical theatrical show, will now be staged at the Kingdom of Dreams here starting August 11.

The Broadway-style Bollywood theatrical is a hilarious heartfelt delight about the chaos of love and arranged marriages. This two-hour show features actors and performers from across the country, singing iconic Bollywood songs as they simultaneously entertain the audience with their performances, costumes, visuals and choreography.

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