Category: Entertainment

72 Hours…movie on the legendary solider to be released on Friday

Movie based on Rifleman Jaswant Singh Rawat who fought against 300 Chinese soldiers in 1962 The story of the soldier- Jaswant Singh Rawat of the Garhwal Rifles, believed to be still on duty decades after attaining martyrdom during the Indo-China war of 1962 will be known to the public in a few days. Biographical drama movie- 72 Hours: Martyr...

Wanted to be a part of Simmba: Priya Prakash Varrier

Actress Priya Prakash Varrier, who is gearing up for the release of her forthcoming film Sridevi Bungalow, says she wanted to become a part of Rohit Shetty’s Simmba along with Ranveer Singh. Popular as the ‘wink girl’, Priya became an overnight sensation with her expressions in the teaser song Manikya Malaraya Poovi from her Malayalam movie Oru Aadar Love....

Uri: The Surgical Strike receives better response

Uri: The Surgical Strike receives better response than The Accidental Prime Minister in Doon The movie-The Accidental Prime Minister may have elicited controversy even before its release but post release in Dehradun, cinema goers in general are liking action movie Uri-The Surgical Strike more than the biographical movie which had ruffled the feathers of some Congress supporters. While Uri-The...

The accidental actor

Emraan Hashmi does not mince his words when he sits down to talk to Saimi Sattar about what is wrong with the education system, his kissing-star image or his personal life I did cheat in my Economics exams. I had an invigilator who let the entire class cheat. I  am not proud of that,” says actor Emraan Hashmi with great candour....

The Accidental Prime Minister hits the theaters

Directed by Vijay Ratnakar Gutte the much awaited movie “The Accidental Prime Minister” is released today Jan 11. The film is based on an eponymous book penned by Sanajay Baru. The film features Anupam Kher as former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Akshay Khanna as political commentator Sanjay Baru, Suzanne Bernert as former president of Indian National Congress Sonia Gandhi,...

National Handloom Expo ends

The concluding day of the National Handloom Expo held at Parade Ground in Dehradun for a fortnight saw good footfall of the visitors on Thursday. According to the manager of the expo, the sale in the exhibition was brisk and was better than the last year. Even on the last day, the ground saw a good rush of people...

What is India eating?

Surveys reveal that biryani is the most preferred dish in the country when customers order online. By Team Viva Even though food needs no reason to be celebrated, but special occasions and festivals always add colour to our meals making them perfect. A survey by food ordering and delivering app, Foodpanda, researched over what is India ordering at special occasions,...

I’m proud to be a part of ‘Kalank’: Sonakshi

Actress Sonakshi Sinha has wrapped up shooting for the upcoming multi-starrer “Kalank” and says she is very proud to be a part of it. “Just the beginning of the year, and the end of a new film! Its a wrap for me on ‘Kalank’… a project I am proud to be a part of! Cant wait for you all...

‘Don’t think I’m a star yet’

Actress Sara Ali Khan says education has made her a confident person while giving her a heightened awareness of life She made an impact with her debut film Kedarnath, and her second release Simmba is also a hit. But actress Sara Ali Khan, who has fan clubs all across India doting on her, says she neither has time to feel like a...

Deepika Padukone launches official website on 33rd birthday

Actor Deepika Padukone, who turned 33 on Saturday, has launched her official website. The “Padmaavat” star has been teasing her fans about “something super exciting” since Friday. “Can’t wait to share this with you all!” she said in hand-written note posted on her Instagram story along with a countdown timer. When the countdown ended, the actor announced the launch...