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It's a sugar-free birthday party for Shilpa's son It's a sugar-free birthday party for Shilpa's son

 

Shilpa Shetty Kundra's son Viaan turned 6 on May 21, but the actress-entrepreneur-author is throwing a sugar-free birthday party for him on Friday.

Shilpa, who is known for being fit and for promoting fitness through videos and books, aims to inculcate healthy eating habits by having a celebration free of refined sugar.

Deepika Padukone's new obsession is running Deepika Padukone's new obsession is running

 

Mumbai, Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone has accepted a fitness challenge by Olympic silver medallist P.V. Sindhu, and says her new obsession is running.

Deepika on Friday took to Twitter and shared a video of her running in her gym gear.

"I am extremely passionate about fitness and my new obsession. Running! Thank You P.V. Sindhu! Challenge accepted," Deepika tweeted.

Big B accepts Rathore's fitness challenge Big B accepts Rathore's fitness challenge

 

Mumbai, Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan has accepted Information and Broadcasting Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore's fitness challenge titled #HumFitTohIndiaFit. He says his mantra his to be continuously mobile.

"Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore we accept the challenge of #HumFitTohIndiaFit fitness challenge. Main mantra: be continuously mobile, get up for every errand yourself, gym each day, push away that excess morsel of temptation, drive or cycle yourself (and) see the sun more often".

Sanju' trailer to release on May 30 Sanju' trailer to release on May 30



Mumbai, The trailer of Rajkumar Hirani's much-awaited film "Sanju", featuring Ranbir Kapoor in the shoes of actor Sanjay Dutt, will release on May 30.

The teaser has already piqued audience interest in the movie, which showcases the highs and lows during various phases of the actor's life.

I'm not a feminist, I believe in equality: Kareena I'm not a feminist, I believe in equality: Kareena

 

Mumbai, Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan, who will soon be seen in "Veere Di Wedding", says she is not a feminist and believes in equality.

Kareena, along with co-actors Sonam Kapoor, Swara Bhasker and Shikha Talsania, director Shashanka Ghosh and producers Rhea Kapoor and Ekta Kapoor, were at the "Veere Di Wedding" music launch here on Tuesday.

Rasika Dugal goes sans make-up for 'Manto' Rasika Dugal goes sans make-up for 'Manto'



Mumbai, Actress Rasika Dugal, who essays Safia Manto in Nandita Das' directorial "Manto", needed no make-up or prosthetics for her portrayal.

"Manto" is based on the life of late writer Saadat Hasan Manto. Safia was his wife.

"Srikant and his team did a fabulous job of designing the look of the characters. On most days I shot with no make-up. The team just found ways to tweak small things to show a change in the look over the years, since the story of the film is over six years and Manto and Safia go through a lot in those years," Rasika said in a statement.

Playing Manmohan Singh is Anupam Kher's biggest challenge as actor Playing Manmohan Singh is Anupam Kher's biggest challenge as actor



Mumbai, Actor Anupam Kher's greatest challenge as an actor is now upon him as he plays former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in "The Accidental Prime Minister".

The shooting which was recently concluded in London had Anupam placed in a precarious dilemma.

"It is easy to play a personality who is someone long gone, no matter how distinguished.

I work towards breaking patterns of my body: Sonakshi Sinha I work towards breaking patterns of my body: Sonakshi Sinha

 

Actress Sonakshi Sinha says her goal is to consistently push her limits to be the best version of herself.

"My goal is to consistently push my limits to be the best version of myself everyday. I have never been (like) this before. Now that I'm here, I only want to get better and better," Sonakshi said in a statement to IANS.

"I work towards breaking the patterns of my body and challenging it's awareness with everything I do -- from my diet to my exercise routine. At the end of the day, it is hard work and dedication that pays off because in the long term, there are no shortcuts," she added.

'Deadpool 2' mints over Rs 30 cr in opening weekend in India 'Deadpool 2' mints over Rs 30 cr in opening weekend in India

 

New Delhi, Ryan Reynolds-starrer "Deadpool 2" has registered a business of Rs 33.4 crore net in its opening weekend in India.

The film collected Rs. 11.5 crore on Sunday, according to a statement issued on behalf of the makers.

"'Deadpool 2' has crossed the lifetime collection of 'Deadpool' (Rs 30 crore) over the weekend itself. It should eventually do more than double the previous instalment. The overall dubbed contribution is 49 per cent with Hindi contributing to 41 per cent of weekend collections," the statement added.

UK among biggest markets for Punjabi films: Sargun UK among biggest markets for Punjabi films: Sargun



Birmingham, Actress Sargun Mehta, who has starred in Punjabi films like "Love Punjab" and "Angrej", says the UK is one of the biggest markets for the genre.

She had attended the first edition of BritAsia Punjabi Film Awards, presented by Metatron Global Fund, here on May 12. The winners, including her, were acknowledged for their work and contribution to putting Punjabi cinema on the global map.

Priyanka Chopra sports chic dress suit at royal wedding Priyanka Chopra sports chic dress suit at royal wedding


London, Internationally acclaimed Indian actress Priyanka Chopra sported a chic dress suit at actress Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's wedding at the St. George's Chapel on Saturday.

West Bengal Government to honour Asha Bhosle West Bengal Government to honour Asha Bhosle

West Bengal Government to honour Asha Bhosle

Kolkata, Veteran singer Asha Bhosle will be honoured by the West Bengal government on May 21.

Asha on Saturday thanked the state government and said that she will receieve the award in person.

"My sincere thanks to the West Bengal Government for bestowing their highest civilian award on me. I shall receive the same in person in Kolkata on May 21," Asha Bhosle tweeted.

Asha Bhosle has been a part of the Hindi film industry for over six decades and has sung numbers like "Zara sa jhoom loon main", "Uden jab jab zulfen teri" and "In aankhon ki masti".

Sonali Bendre hopes to keep love for reading alive Sonali Bendre hopes to keep love for reading alive


Mumbai, Actress Sonali Bendre says one often forgets the joy of reading in day-to-day life, and hopes to come up with several initiatives to keep the love for reading alive.

The actress backed one such initiative on Wednesday by hosting the India Premiere of Jane Fonda's "Book Club"

Madhuri Dixit was Siddharth Anand's first crush Madhuri Dixit was Siddharth Anand's first crush

 

Mumbai, Filmmaker Siddharth Anand says he loves actress Madhuri Dixit Nene for the charm she adds to her performance.

The filmmaker confessed about his crush when the actress came on the sets of "Dance India Dance Li'l Masters". She came to promote her forthcoming film "Bucket List", read a statement to .

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