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Padma Lakshmi’s ‘naan bed’ leaves Twitter in splits

Padma Lakshmi’s ‘naan bed’ leaves Twitter in splits

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Tribune Web DeskChandigarh, December 5 Internet's frequently home to the most bizarre and the ridiculous. Take, for example, the most recent viral photo of a naan or burrito bedsheet with pillowcases. You read that right. "Naan Bed for sale, comes with 2 Pilau cases," read the text on the photo Indian American model and television host Padma Lakshmi on Twitter. Padma Lakshmi incidentally is also the host of the cooking show Top Chef. The photo she shared showed bedcover with an immaculate 3D printing of the Indian flatbread. Bizarre photos always call for funny responses, and those to the model's post did not disappoint. ?????? pic.twitter.com/G3xpH2V01x — Padma Lakshmi (@PadmaLakshmi) December 4, 2021 Internet's frequently home to the most bizarre and the ridiculous. T...
Karan V Grover is enjoying playing an overtly romantic hero in Udaariyaan

Karan V Grover is enjoying playing an overtly romantic hero in Udaariyaan

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Sheetal Priyanka Chahar Choudhary and actor Karan V Grover, Tejo and Angad of the Colors's successful show Udaariyaan, are shooting in Kharar, near Chandigarh, for their show. Ask the actors if they are half as romantic as they are on screen, both answer in unison, "We just follow our director who is a hopeless romantic and when he gives us a cue before the shot, we gladly imitate him." While Priyanka is a romantic in real life, Karan says, "On the scale of 10, I pass off with full marks on screen, but I am minus 10 in real life. I believe romanticism comes naturally to women and all these notions of flowers or chocolates are women's idea in the first place. Also, I am someone who acts on the spot and thrive on my co-actor's reaction. So, even if you are not what you are portraying on re...
Jasmin Bhasin buys a new house

Jasmin Bhasin buys a new house

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Jasmin Bhasin has bought a new house in Mumbai. The news of Jasmin buying a new house was shared by her boyfriend Aly Goni, who seems to be happier than the actress. Taking to his Instagram handle, Aly shared a photo with Jasmin from her new home. The house looks pretty with lavish interiors. The subtle colours are complemented with vibrant detailing. In the picture, Aly Goni is seen in a printed shirt, ripped pants and slip-on shoes. While Jasmin, on the other hand, is in casual lemon-yellow joggers and a white printed tee. Sharing the picture Aly in his caption expressed how proud he is of his girlfriend. He wrote, "I m so so sooo proud of youhellip; Congratulations on your new house Meri Jaan. I know how much you have worked hard for this." Jasmin responded with a short and sweet repl...
Vashu Bhagnani ventures into Punjabi film industry

Vashu Bhagnani ventures into Punjabi film industry

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Pooja Entertainment is all set to venture into Punjabi cinema with a socio-comedy Shava Ni Girdhari Lal. The film brings together 52 known Punjabi film actors on screen together for the first time. The star cast includes the best of talents like Gippy Grewal, Neeru Bajwa, Himanshi Khurana, Sara Gurpal, Payal Rajput, Surili Gautam, Rana Ranbir, Gurpreet Guggi to name a few. Yami Gautam will also be seen in a special role. Producer Vashu Bhagnani says, "Punjabi films have their own magic and charm. I am happy to be associated with Gippy Grewal and Monish for Shava Ni Girdhari Lal." Adds Gippy, "To make a film like Shava Ni Girdhari Lal with a producer who respects the many layers of Punjab's popular culture, has been wonderful. This film is very close to my heart." Directed by Gippy, the f...
A photography exhibition Linking Levels—Ramps and Staircases celebrates the legacy of architect MN Sharma

A photography exhibition Linking Levels—Ramps and Staircases celebrates the legacy of architect MN Sharma

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Beauty perishes in life, but is immortal in art. - Leonardo da Vinci. On a similar note, Chandigarh Lalit Kala Akademi celebrates the art and the artist MN Sharma, who was a part of the team which designed Chandigarh. The architect left a rich legacy behind him and will be always remembered for his life-time contribution to the City Beautiful. The MN Sharma Architectural Society and Chandigarh Lalit Kala Akademi organised an exhibition on the theme, Linking Levels—Ramps and Staircases, which had entries from the youth of Tricity. Guneet Ganger, final year student of Chandigarh College of Architecture, has won the MN Sharma Photography award worth Rs 25,000. Elated to hear the news, Guneet shared details about his picture which is of the ramp of PGIMER Mess. He says, "The hospital doesn't...
When our B-town celebs transform their bodies for various roles, it sure amazes and impresses

When our B-town celebs transform their bodies for various roles, it sure amazes and impresses

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Mona The job that could have been done with a fat suit, actor Abhishek Bachchan did by gaining weight. He maintained his weight between 100 and 105 kilos for the crime thriller Bob Biswas. As the pandemic disrupted the shoot, Abhishek, who had pulled a similar act for Mani Ratnam's Guru, had to keep the weight through the lockdown to maintain continuity. (L-R) Shabana Azmi, Prabhas, Kangana Ranaut in Thalaivi As Bob Biswas, we see him with his bloated face, paunch in place. And not just Abhishek Bachchan, it seems to be the season of transformations on screen—recently Kangana Ranaut was seen 20 kilos plus her regular weight to step into Jayalalithaa's shoes in halaivi, while veteran Shabana Azmi dropped 10 kilos for Karan Johar's upcoming Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani. Farhan Akh...
Vicky Kaushal and Katrina Kaif’s wedding is making quite a buzz

Vicky Kaushal and Katrina Kaif’s wedding is making quite a buzz

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Vicky Kaushal and Katrina Kaif's wedding is the talk of the town. The latest buzz suggests that ahead of their traditional marriage, which is scheduled for December 9 in Rajasthan, the couple solemnized a court marriage on Friday (December 3). They got married under the Special Marriage Act, 1954. While we wait for their pictures as bride and groom, until they get married in the traditional ceremony next week, here's a look at the love story of Vicky and Katrina! It started this way It was Karan Johar's Koffee with Karan where Katrina first confessed that she would love to work with Vicky and they both will look good together. Later, at an award show in 2019, when they both appeared on stage together, Vicky jokingly asked for her hand, singing Mujhse Shaadi Karogi. And then they were oft...
Sara Ali Khan pens heartfelt note for Rohit Shetty, Aanand L Rai

Sara Ali Khan pens heartfelt note for Rohit Shetty, Aanand L Rai

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Actress Sara Ali Khan, who will soon be seen in Atrangi Re along with Akshay Kumar and Dhanush, has expressed her gratitude to director Aanand L Rai and Simmba filmmaker Rohit Shetty for giving her the opportunity to be a part of their films. She shared a collage of their photographs on Instagram where the three can be seen indulging in a funny conversation. Using her rhyming skills to portray her love for the directors, Sara wrote: "Only love, respect, gratitude and a little masti (fun). Aapki bacchi always hasti (your kiddo is always smiling)." — IANS
Actress WamiqaGabbi wants to do at least one Punjabi film a year’

Actress WamiqaGabbi wants to do at least one Punjabi film a year’

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Actress Wamiqa Gabbi, who has worked across regional cinema—Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, Malayalam, and Punjabi—has said that she would like to stick to her roots and try to do one Punjabi film a year. The actress said, "Punjab is very close to my heart. My emotions are rooted there, and so are the people and places I love. I had a dream and I left my home to pursue bigger goals in life but not a day passes by when I don't remember Punjab. Its beauty, its culture, the language, the food, the family bond that still exists; all of this is a part of my very being." She added, "Over the years, I have been a part of many regional and Hindi films, but I look forward to doing at least one Punjabi film every year." — IANS
Athiya Shetty and KL Rahul make their first public appearance

Athiya Shetty and KL Rahul make their first public appearance

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Ahan Shetty, who is all set to mark his debut in the Bollywood industry with his upcoming film Tadap, witnessed a star-studded premiere in Mumbai on Wednesday (December 1). While several B-town stars graced the occasion, Ahan's sister and actress Athiya Shetty arrived on the red carpet with her boyfriend — cricketer KL Rahul. This marks their first public appearance as a couple. The lovebirds looked absolutely dapper as they posed together. The cricketer donned a beige suit with a black t-shirt, while his ladylove wore an all-black outfit with black heels. The duo has been making headlines for their relationship for some time and is quite active on social media. Reportedly, KL Rahul had also listed Athiya Shetty as his partner before leaving for the World Test Championship Final in Engl...