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Taapsee, Bhumi pledge to support girl child empowerment

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Mumbai: Taapsee Pannu and Bhumi Pednekar have pledged to support the cause of girl child empowerment.

The two actresses joined hands with the NGO Plan India for this purpose.

Taapsee said: “I am very happy to be associated with such a great cause. Empowering girl child, educating them and making them independent, is something which we really need to do right now.”

Adding their bit to the cause, Taapee and Bhumi will also take a pledge for the cause. They will be attend the event and interact with the Plan India NGO children and get photo ops done. They will also handover the cheque to the NGO.

“‘Saand Ki Aankh’ is also about empowering girls and women. I am glad that we can be part of something which stands for positivity and growth,” Bhumi added.

Plan India’s initiative to promote Girl Child is a joint effort with Palladium Mall, Mumbai, and the “Saand Ki Aankh” team.

Releasing this Diwali on October 25, “Saand Ki Aankh” is an inspirational journey of India’s oldest sharpshooters, Prakashi Tomar and Chandro Tomar.

Presented by Reliance Entertainment & Anurag Kashyap, a Chalk And Cheese Production, the film marks the direcorial debut of screenwriter Tushar Hiranandani.

The film is produced by Reliance Entertainment, Kashyap and Nidhi Parmar.


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Vikram Bhatt’s film with Hina Khan to release in Jan 2020

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Filmmaker Vikram Bhatts “Hacked” with actress Hina Khan has been wrapped up and the film is set to release on January 31, 2020.

The thriller explores the dark side of the digital and the social media world.

The film throws light on cybercrime and shows how putting out everything there on the web can be dangerous.

Hina will be seen in a glamorous avatar as an editor of a fashion magazine in the film.

“‘Hacked’ is about the perils of our online lives and talks about how in today’s time everything about everyone is just a click away, nothing remains exclusive or private,” said the filmmaker.

“Hacked” directed by Bhatt, is presented by Loneranger Productions and produced by Amar P. Thakkar and Krishna Bhatt.

The film also stars Rohan Shah, Mohit Malhotra and Sid Makkar.

Hina, who was part of one of the longest running TV shows — “Yeh Rishta Kya Khelata Hai”, has another film titled “Lines” for which she had travelled to Cannes Film Festival this year.

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Lata Mangeshkar is ‘much better’

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Mumbai, Nov 20 : Melody queen Lata Mangeshkar, who has been hospitalised for viral chest congestion, is doing “much better”.

IANS contacted Mangeshkar’s official spokesperson on Tuesday morning and we were given this statement: “She is much better.”

The legendary singer was rushed to Breach Candy hospital last week after she complained of breathing problem.

On Tuesday, when we asked for more details about Mangeshkar’s health, the official spokesperson responded: “We can’t say anything more.”

Over the past week, several Bollywood celebrities including Shabana Azmi and Hema Malini, apart from numerous fans, have been praying for her speedy recovery.

The iconic singer, who turned 90 on September 28, became a recipient of India’s highest civilian honour Bharat Ratna in 2001. She has recorded songs in over 36 Indian languages.

Born on September 28, 1929, she has also been honoured with Dadasaheb Phalke Award and France’s highest civilian award, Officer of the Legion of Honour, besides numerous national and international awards.

In 1974, the Guinness Book of Records ranked her as the most recorded artiste in the history. She had reportedly sung over 25,000 songs between 1948 and 1974.

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Kamal Haasan, Rajinikanth may join hands

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Chennai, Nov 19 : Kamal Haasan and Rajinikanth, the two Tamil movie megastars with political ambitions, said here on Tuesday they could join hands if needed.

While Kamal Haasan has floated a party called the Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM), Rajinikanth has announced his intentions to launch a political party and contest all the 234 Assembly seats in the state as and when the polls are announced.

Speaking to reporters at the airport Kamal Haasan said, he and Rajinikanth were friends for a long time and if needed they would join hands for the welfare of Tamil Nadu.

Speaking to reporters later, Rajinikanth echoed Kamal Haasan.

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