Wednesday, 16 October 2019

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Anushka Sharma named in top 50 powerful businesswomen 2019

BOLLYWOOD: Ae Dil Hai Muhskil actress Anushka Sharma has been recognized overtime for her bubbly and out-going roles in Bollywood films. However, she is now getting recognition for her role as a businesswoman. Fortune India has released their list of the top 50 most powerful women in India. Anushka Sharma, 31, is ...

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Myanmar filmmaker jailed for one year after criticising military

YANGON: A Myanmar filmmaker was sentenced to a year in prison on Thursday for criticising the military, as free expression advocates warned of “grave threats” to those who challenge the powerful armed forces. Min Htin Ko Ko Gyi, an activist and founder of human rights film festivals, was detained in ...

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Empowerment the wrong word as women aren’t weak: Kirti Kulhari

BOLLYWOOD: Kirti Kulhari has a strong and encouraging message for women on Indias 73rd Independence Day. The actress feels that women are “powerful, super strong and can literally do anything that they want to in their life.”   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Kirti Kulhari ...

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In a first, Serena and Federer to take on each other

Roger Federer’s wish is about to be granted – he’s getting the chance to return Serena Williams’ powerful serve. The famously unflappable Swiss acknowledges being excited about the prospect of taking on his fellow tennis great on Tuesday in a Hopman Cup mixed doubles match between Switzerland and the United ...

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Three killed in France Christmas market attack

STRASBOURG: Hundreds of security forces were Wednesday deployed in the hunt for a lone gunman who killed at least three people and wounded a dozen others at the famed Christmas market in Strasbourg, with the French government raising the security alert level and reinforcing border controls. Some 350 people, including police, ...

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Jennifer Lawrence: Celebrities should be honest

LOS ANGELES -CM: Jennifer Lawrence wants celebrities to be more ‘’honest’’. The 28-year-old actress has called on her fellow A-list stars to be more open with their fans when it comes to their bodies, as she’s tired of people pretending their figures don’t require any work through diet and exercise. ...

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Padmavati row: Nandita Das on power of art

BOLLYWOOD: Actor-filmmaker Nandita Das said demanding a ban on Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s magnum opus Padmavati only reinforces the fact that art is powerful. The 48-year-old director said suppressing an artist’s expression reflects that somewhere the work of art is challenging a certain thought process. “Art doesn’t create revolutions, it subliminally ...

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