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Anushka hopes to save tigers Actress Anushka Sharma has joined hands with Discovery channel to promote a global awareness movement to save tigers from extinction. She will soon be promoting Project C.A.T: Conserving Acres for Tigers, aimed at raising awareness on tiger habitats. Says she, “Tigers, the glorious wild cats, are in real danger of getting extinct and they need...

Battle of Nalapani: The Eternal Reminder of the Bravery of the Gorkhas

November of 1814 witnessed the great valor of Gorkhas in Doon Valley In 2015, the Gorkhas celebrated two hundred years of their existence in India. The world-renowned Gorkha Rifles or Gorkha Regiment completed 200 years of existence in April 2015. They became the backbone of the British Indian forces after having joined the British service in 1815. Dehradun or the...

BJP leader seeking ban on ‘Kedarnath’ movie

Teaser, poster hurt Hindu sentiments, encourage love, jihad : Ajendra Ajay Pointing at objectionable aspects in the teaser and poster of film ‘Kedarnath’, senior leader of the BJP in Uttarakhand, Ajendra Ajay has written to the Central Board of Film Certification chairman, Prasoon Joshi, seeking a ban on the movie. Though the entire story of the movie is yet...

Roorkee lady wins talent award

Indian actress and model who was semi finalist in Femina Miss India 2004, Mughda Godse presented the award Mother of two and an entrepreneur by profession, Garima Chadha won Mrs Doon Diva talent award 2018 held recently in Dehradun. Indian actress and model who was semi finalist in Femina Miss India 2004, Mughda Godse presented the award to her....

Digital platform would’ve magnified ‘Hum Aapke…’ reach, says Madhuri

Actress Madhuri Dixit Nene says if her 1992 film “Hum Aapke Hai Koun” released two decades later on the digital giant Netflix, it would have have been watched by even more people. Madhuri was here for Netflix’s “See What’s Next: Asia”. The actress is making her debut on Netflix with her Marathi production titled “15th August”, which is set...

Marry the Bollywood way

As famous celebrities get hitched on and off screens, these are the trends that they leave behind for real-life to-be-brides and bridegrooms. By Team Viva When Rang de Basanti released in 2006, it inspired an entire generation to want to become revolutionaries. That is the power that cinema holds over us, and so do the actors and their lifestyle. And hence, we...

Sonali Bendre celebrates ‘unconventional’ Diwali in NY

Actress Sonali Bendre Behl, who is undergoing medical treatment here, had a small Diwali celebration here with husband Goldie Behl and son Ranveer. Sharing a few pictures from her Diwali puja, Sonali wished everyone a “Happy Diwali” and wrote on Friday: ” Diwali in New York happens much later than in Mumbai… Hence, the late wish! It was quite...

Sidharth Malhotra busy with ‘Jabariya Jodi’ on Diwali

Actor Sidharth Malhotra loves Diwali festivities, but he will spend the festival this year working on his upcoming film “Jabariya Jodi” in Lucknow. “I am a big Diwali festival fan. However, this year I am working on ‘Jabariya Jodi. I am in Lucknow shooting. I will be shooting on Diwali day and will be spending time with my director...

Gift with care

The planet and its people need more than material products to be told that they matter. Here are a few ways to show that they deserve love from us. By Team Viva The festival of Diwali means showing appreciation for near and dear ones but material gifts like boxes of sweets aren’t the only method to sow a thought of...

Markets flooded with people on Dhanteras Day

Automobile sales zoom but others complain sluggish sale People thronged markets on the auspicious occasion of Dhanteras on Monday.  Automobiles, jewelry and utensils were purchased on the day, considered to be He said that the car market in the State capital has registered very good volume of sales over the past few days.  The general manager of another car...