Monday, October 3

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Why Mani Ratnam’s ‘Ponniyin Selvan: 1’ doesn’t disappoint fans of Kalki’s novel

There can be few complaints for zealous fans of Kalki's novel, as Mani Ratnam's screenplay is tight and the performances are mostly spot-on, especially Vikram's fabulous portrayal of Aditha Karikalan's delusional love for Nandini There can be few complaints for zealous fans of Kalki's novel, as Mani Ratnam's screenplay is tight and the performances are mostly spot-on, especially Vikram's fabulous portrayal of Aditha Karikalan's delusional love for Nandini For ardent fans of Kalki's Ponniyin SelvanMani Ratnam's PS: 1 starts with a tinge of disappointment.The opening scene is not Vanthiyathevan on horseback looking at the Veeranam tank that looks like a sea. Instead, the movie opens with Aditha Karikalan in battle. But don't feel let down, as the movie, on the whole, stays majorly t...
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Qatar Says World Cup Fans Do Not Need Covid Vaccination

Coronavirus vaccinations will not be mandatory for the million-plus fans going to the World Cup in Qatar this year, the Gulf state said Thursday. But players and match officials may be forced into a secure "bio-bubble" if Covid-19 cases take off again, with the threat of expulsion from the tournament for those who breach the secure environment, the health ministry said. The 29-day tournament will be the first major global sporting event with fans since the eruption in December 2019 of the Covid pandemic, which has since killed more than six million people.Qatari organisers, who have predicted that more than one million people will pack Doha for the matches, and football's governing body, FIFA, have said they want the event to be a sign the world is getting over the devastating pandemi...
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Ranbir Kapoor celebrates his birthday with fans as he steps out with Alia Bhatt – Watch video | Hindi Movie News

Ranbir Kapoor celebrates his 40th birthday today and the actor is certainly on a high as 2022 has marked many milestones in his life. While 'Brahmastra' has crossed over 300 crores at the box-office, on the personal front he got married this year and is going to be a father soon. Ranbir and Alia Bhatt stepped out today and the actor made sure to cut the cake with his fans who had come outside his house to greet him. Alia can be seen next to him looking pretty in a yellow kurta as fans were also wanting to shake hands with her. Meanwhile, Alia wished RK on Instagram with a picture of him in her hand and wrote, "happy 40 baby " Ranbir who's completed almost 15 years in the industry has seen quite a few highs and lows in his career as far as the box-office is concerned, but the ...
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IPL2023 Trends On Twitter As Fans Celebrate MS Dhoni’s Likely Return To Chennai After BCCI President’s Big Reveal

File image of MS Dhoni© BCCI/IPLBCCI president Sourav Ganguly, in a letter written to all state association, stated that the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 will be played in a home and way format. This news has got all the Chennai Super Kings fan excited. For the last couple of seasons, due to COVID restrictions, the IPL was played in limited venues and the die-hard CSK fans could not see their 'Thala' MS Dhoni in action. But this time, there is a chance that Dhoni will be back in action in Chennai.After the news broke out, CSK fans took Twitter by storm as #IPL2023 trended.CSK + Chepauk + Dhoni will be back in IPL 2023. pic.twitter.com/aoeiQJMGVK— Johns. (@CricCrazyJohns) September 22, 2022MS Dhoni will play 2023 IPL season in front of the Chepauk Crowd @MSDhoni #IPL2023 #Whistle...
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Video: Stampede In Hyderabad As Fans Jostle For Ind vs Aus T20I Tickets

Hyderabad Stampede: Four people were injured after a stampede broke out at Gymkhana grounds following a stampede which happened after massive amount of cricket fans gathered to purchase tickets for the third T20I match between India and Australia. The third T20I stadium between India and Australia will take place in Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad on September 25. A huge crowd had come to the Gymkhana grounds to purchase tickets. A large queue of fans was captured waiting to get their hands on tickets.But the situation soon turned out of control and a stampede broke out, with excited fans coming in excessive numbers and causing law and order issues. Police lathi-charged to disperse the massive crowd and restore control.Watch Video: Here are some videos doing the rounds ...
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Pitch-Invading Fans Face Ban From Premier League Games

Premier League clubs have agreed to give pitch-invading fans a minimum one-year ban.© AFPPremier League clubs have agreed to give pitch-invading fans a minimum one-year ban from their team's home and away matches. Supporters who are found guilty of entering the pitch without permission or using smoke bombs and other pyrotechnics will receive the automatic 12-month suspension. The bans could also be extended to accompanying parents or guardians of children who take part in such activities. In response to a rash of dangerous pitch invasions in the Premier League and lower leagues last season, England's top-flight clubs met in London on Wednesday in a bid to find a solution to the growing problem.The policy comes into effect immediately, with the next round of Premier League matches sla...
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Fans shower love on Katrina Kaif as she completes 19 years in Bollywood | Hindi Movie News

Katrina Kaif is one of the leading faces of the Indian entertainment industry. On Monday, netizens showered the actor with love and good wishes as she marked 19 years in the film industry. Katrina began her acting career with a pivotal role in the 2003 released, dark comedy thriller film 'Boom' alongside Amitabh Bachchan and Gulshan Grover. Helmed by Kaizad Gustad, the film was a commercial and critical failure. Post that, the 'Welcome' actor did several Bollywood and south films and she recieved a lot of appreciation for her role in the romantic film 'Humko Deewana Kar Gaye', which marked her first on-screen collaboration with actor Akshay Kumar. On Monday, Katrina completed 19 years in the film industry. To mark this occasion, her fans swamped social media with congratulatory...