As the second wave of pandemic led to lockdown-like restrictions in Maharashtra, heavy deployment of police has been done at multiple checkpoints. In order to make their job a little easy, Mumbai-based businessman Ketan Rawal has provided his vanity vans to the Mumbai police for free. Ketan Rawal provides his vanity vans to Bollywood stars including Saif Ali Khan, John Abraham, Arjun Rampal and Kangana Ranaut.
Actor Kareena Kapoor is back at work a month after delivering her 2nd baby. She was spotted arriving for a shoot in Mumbai's Bandra suburb on March 22. Kareena Kapoor was seen in a baby blue dress and high heels. The actor was surrounded by her security and other members of her team. Kareena Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan welcomed a baby boy on February 21. Last year, the couple announced they were expecting their second baby. Saif and Kareena had their first son Taimur Ali Khan in 2016. The Bollywood couple tied the knot in October 2012. Watch the full video for more.
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Actor Sara Ali Khan and her brother Ibrahim Ali Khan were snapped at Mumbai airport. They both were seen twinning in blue at the airport. Bollywood actor and dancer Nora Fatehi was also clicked at the Mumbai airport. She was seen clicking a picture with her fan. Actors Sunil Grover, Urvashi Rautela and Varun Sharma were also spotted at airport. Actor Vikrant Massey also got papped in Mumbai.
Tribal tea garden workers in West Tripura organised a Hindu wedding ceremony for two frogs, this tradition is called 'Banger Biye.' This uncanny custom is carried out as the workers believed that it would appease the Hindu rain God, Lord Indra and thus bring rainfall, which would save them from the drought-stricken condition of their tea garden. In the marriage, 2 toads were married performing all the rituals from bath in pond or river to new dresses, exchange of garlands, and applying of vermilion.
Kerala celebrates Thrissur Pooram festival, an over 200 year old tradition, that marks one of the most auspicious times in the Malayali Hindu calendar. The celebrations have been massively scaled down amid the Covid-19 pandemic this year.
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Jharkhand Congress MLA Irfan Ansari stoked controversy by performing puja at a temple. Ansari performed puja at Deoghar's Baidyanath Dham temple, a sacred abode of Lord Shiva. BJP MP Dr Nishikant Dubey demanded arrest of Ansari after he offered prayers at temple. Dubey claimed that entry of non-Hindus is strictly not allowed at Baidyanath temple. The MP from Godda demanded that Jharkhand's JMM-led govt order arrest of Ansari. He also sought action against the deputy commissioner and SP of Deoghar. Meanwhile, Ansari accused Dubey of playing dirty politics in the name of religion. Ansari, MLA of Jamtara, had entered temple's sanctum sanctorum with his companions and performed puja. Ansari claimed that he has been coming to the temple since childhood to seek blessings.
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Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Member of Parliament Nishikant Dubey on April 16 said that today it is a black day for Deoghar as Congress MLA Irfan Ansari entered the Baidyanath Dham temple besides being a non-Hindu. Dubey said, "Entry of non-Hindus is not allowed in Baidyanath Dham temple at Deoghar. But Congress MLA Irfan Ansari entered the temple. I've spoken to chief secretary, demanding suspension of DC and SP. I've also demanded that Ansari be booked under NSA."
Union Culture and Tourism Minister Prahlad Patel who visited the Red Fort to take stock of the damage by agitating farmers during the tractor rally, on Wednesday said that he has directed officials to..