Ranveer shares romantic photo with Deepika


first_imgMumbai: Ranveer Singh has never shied away from expressing his love for his wife, Deepika Padukone. On Friday, the actor shared a romantic black and white photograph of the couple taken at an award event here. In the image posted on Instagram Stories, Ranveer is seen whispering something in Deepika’s ear as they smile. Ranveer is currently busy with a film that traces the journey of India’s historic victory at the 1983 cricket World Cup. Ranveer plays the role of former Indian skipper Kapil Dev. The film’s cast also includes Boman Irani, Saqib Saleem, Adinath Kothare, Chirag Patil, Harddy Sandhu, Ammy Virk, Jatin Sarna, Pankaj Tripathi, Tahir Raj Bhasin, Dinker Sharma, Jiiva, Sahil Khattar, Dhairya Karwa, Nishant Dahhiya and R. Badree. It is presented by Reliance Entertainment and will release on April 10, 2020, in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu.last_img read more

Jharrel Jerome becomes first AfroLatino to win lead actor in limited series


first_imgLos Angeles: Jharrel Jerome has two Emmy records to his name — the actor now holds the title as the youngest person and the first Afro-Latino to win the trophy in a limited series acting category for Netflix’s “When They See Us”. The 21-year-old actor gave a blistering performance in the Ava DuVernay-directed series, based on the 1989 case of Central Park Five. The four-episode show is based on the case of five teenagers of colour who were wrongly convicted for the rape of a jogger. When they were exonerated many years later, they sued the city for their time in prison. Also Read – ‘Terminator: Dark Fate’ has James Cameron’s fingerprints all over it: Arnold Schwarzenegger Jerome played Korey Wise, who, as an adolescent, was wrongfully convicted of the crime, which led to a 14-year incarnation stint. The overwhelmed actor thanked his parents, DuVernay, and “the Exonerated Five” Raymond Santana, Kevin Richardson, Yusef Salaam, Antron McCray, and Wise who were in attendance at the ceremony and received a standing ovation form them. “I should be home in the Bronx waiting for my mom’s cooking or something. But I’m here in front of my inspirations, in front of people who I’m so motivated by and the people that I was nominated with in this category,” he said in his acceptance speech. “But most importantly, this is for the men who we know as ‘the Exonerated Five’,” Jerome said as he went on to name them and received a round of applause from the audience. “When They See Us”, which started streaming on Netflix from June 12, features Michael K Williams, Vera Farmiga, John Leguizamo, Felicity Huffman, Niecy Nash, Blair Underwood and Christopher Jackson, among others.last_img read more

CM clears deployment of 5500 marshals in buses


first_imgNEW DELHI: Delhi Transport Corporation and cluster scheme buses will now have 5,500 new bus marshals, as Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal gave his nod for the appointment of former home guards in these public transport services.The appointment of marshals in buses will start from Diwali, said Kejriwal. In a meeting at his residence, Kejriwal appealed to the former home guards to protect women in buses with all sincerity. “The move has been announced to ensure the safety of women in the city. Marshals have also been appointed in cluster buses for the first time,” he said. Also Read – More good air days in Delhi due to Centre’s steps: JavadekarOn Friday, thousands of former home guards had arrived at the chief minister’s residence. Addressing them, Kejriwal said: “I hope that you will work to protect women, and you will take full responsibility for women safety in Delhi buses. If a woman is harassed, it is your responsibility to stop the perpetrators and hand them over to the police.” “The DTC only has marshals in the evening shift at the moment. It has been decided to deploy marshals in the morning shift in buses. Marshals will now be appointed in both the shifts as well as in buses running under the cluster scheme,” he added.last_img read more

Pakistan PM return to New York after jet given by Saudi prince


first_imgIslamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan and his delegation were forced to return to New York on Friday after the special jet given to him by the Saudi government developed a technical fault while heading to Islamabad, a media report said on Saturday. Khan, who was to return to Pakistan after his seven-day trip to the US to attend the 74th session of United Nations General Assembly, had to return to New York after the plane developed technical snag minutes after taking off from Also Read – Saudi Crown Prince Salman ‘snubbed’ Pak PM Imran, recalled his private jet from US: Reportthe Kennedy International Airport, the News International reported. Pakistan’s Ambassador to United Nations (UN), Maleeha Lodhi, who had earlier seen off PM Khan, rushed back to the airport. Khan waited at the airport for some time while technicians tried to fix the fault, but since more work was needed the fault was said to be corrected by Saturday morning, the report said. Meanwhile, Ambassador Lodhi escorted the prime minister back to the Roosevelt Hotel where he was staying during his hectic seven-day trip. Officials said if the plane is not fixed in the morning, the prime minister would take a commercial flight back to Pakistan where he is anxious to visit earthquake-hit areas and visit the affected families.last_img read more