I inherited Sikh stories, etc. (Source: Varinder Chawla) The actress accented her look with a clutch and bracelets and paired her ensemble with black footwear.She also wore a bright yellow nail paint with the gown (Source: Varinder Chawla) While the other celebs wore casual dresses Kareena’s couture gown was an exception (Source: Varinder Chawla) The actress complemented it with a colourful clutch and it you could totally pick the dress for your next party (Source: Varinder Chawla) KATRINA KAIF Kaif donned a rather casual avatar for the party and was captured in a grey T-shirt and blue jeans (Source: Varinder Chawla) The actress sported a pair of white sneakers with a flowery print to go with the look (Source: Varinder Chawla) MALAIKA ARORA The actress stepped in a black top and white pants and carried a sling bag to add zing to it (Source: Varinder Chawla) Leaving her straight hair open she wore black heels to go with it (Source: Varinder Chawla) AMRITA ARORA Arora looked quite fashionable in a white top and black leather pants paired with a silver jacket (Source: Varinder Chawla) She wore nude pumps along with the outfit (Source: Varinder Chawla) NEHA DHUPIA Dhupia carried off a blue over-sized kurta at the party The actress paired it with black pumps (Source: Varinder Chawla) The 36-year-old also wore a long silver bracelet a solid silver ring and flaunted a black bag with it (Source: Varinder Chawla) SOPHIE CHOUDRY Choudry looked stylish in a black top with ruffled sheer sleeves at the ends (Source: Varinder Chawla) The VJ and television presenter wore it along with an ankle-length skin-fitted light blue jeans and black anklets (Source: Varinder Chawla) Whose look do you like the best Tell us in the comments below For all the latest Lifestyle News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Related NewsBy: Indo-Asian News Service | New York | Updated: December 15 2014 6:42 pm Excessive Facebook use could lead to poor impulse control (Source: Reuters) Related News Excessive online social networking is not only addictive but can be associated with other disorders involving poor impulse control that can lead to substance abuse a new research shows In a study involving 292 undergraduate students — 18 years and older psychologist Julia Hormes from the University at Albany New York evaluated them on criteria commonly used to assess alcohol addiction Nearly 90 percent of them had an active Facebook profile They were spending one-third of their online browsing time on the social networking site About 10 percent of users experienced what researchers classified as “disordered social networking use” “These participants reported addiction-like behaviour and showed irritability when they were without access to Facebook and an increase in use over time” researchers said This group also had problems with poor impulse control which is a risk factor for substance addiction According to Hormes the research may help categorise disordered social networking as a behavioural addiction timesunioncom reported For all the latest Lifestyle News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Somya Lakhani Jagmeeta Thind Joy | Updated: October 9 2015 9:35 am Rahul Mishra’s collection (top left); Designer Anupama Dayal (Top right); Designer Rahul Mishra (Bottom left); Designer Anupama Dayal’s sketch Related News The 26th edition of Amazon India Fashion Week Spring-Summer 2016 packs in not just a new venue but a well-curated mix of talks exhibits and 30 shows where new labels will share the spotlight with veterans Textile specialist Sanjay Garg opens the week today and designer Anamika Khanna readies to showcase her first ready-to-wear line on day three The grand finale of the five-day event will see 16 of the country’s most well-known designers present their take onBanarasi weaves Here’s a look at the new season of fashion French Connection Designer Rahul Mishra After a successful runway show at the Paris Fashion Week Spring-Summer 2016 designer Rahul Mishra will participate at AIFW albeit in a novel manner Pieces from his Paris collection titled “Fourth Dimension” will be displayed at the French Embassy in Delhi on October 11 in the form of an installation Ten out of the 33 garments will be donned by dummies While the collection is all about the world of 3D Mishra will collaborate with numerous artists for the event “I want to share what I have made for Paris and get feedback on it I want people to touch and feel the clothes which is why they will be worn by mannequins” says Mishra who became father to a baby girl last week (Also read: Designer Vaishali talks about her AIFW collection) Banarasi Bonanza The grand finale of this edition is all set to make an impact with 16 designers coming together to present their take on Banarasi weaves Each of the designers will present three ensembles inspired by the iconic city in tones of blue yellow green red cream and black Textiles will range from opulent brocades and silk to handloom cotton The designers who are part of the grand finale include Abraham & Thakore Anupama Dayal Ashish Soni JJ Valaya Manish Arora Namrata Joshipura Sabyasachi Mukherjee and Rajesh Pratap Most designers are looking to contemporise the traditional look of Banarasi weaves While Abraham & Thakore are working with brocades designer Anupama Dayal will be targeting the younger audience “I want to take Banarasi weaves out of the wedding finery and make it more body conscious and light” says Dayal Share This Article Related Article Mashru Man Designer Sanjay Garg Credited for bringing handloom saris back into the limelight designer Sanjay Garg of Raw Mango is set for his biggest show yet He opens this edition of fashion week by presenting a collection from his eponymous label that pays an ode to the Mashru fabric “The weaving of Mashru started during the Ottoman Empire and travelled to India via the Gulf to Gujarat more than a century ago However all weaving stopped in the late ’50s and we have revived this long-forgotten craft” says Garg adding “We have worked on technical innovations in the weave for a modern look I was also inspired by the Abaya dresses worn in the Gulf” (Also read: Designer Rahul Mishra to present a glimpse of Paris at AIFW 2016) New Grounds Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) has changed the venue of its prêt week from Pragati Maidan to NSIC Grounds in Okhla The vast bare ground now boasts two Main Stage Areas (MSAs) five lounges three restaurants a food court and a stall area “We were very happy with Pragati Maidan but due to some construction there and the barricades on the road it would have been inconvenient for those attending” says Sunil Sethi President FDCI There will also be an off-site show at Imperial Hotel where designer duo Shivan & Narresh will present their collection Bright Lights While Delhi boy Dhruv Kapur has been showcasing at Lakme Fashion Week in Mumbai for six seasons now this will be his first time at the FDCI event Known for his fluid silhouettes Kapur’s label DRVV is one of the few designers Delhi has been pining over Others include linen sari queen Anavila Misra minimally chic Lovebirds and edgy designs from ikai by Ragini Ahuja DRVV’s untitled collection Kapur says is all about subverting ideas and flipping them over while Lovebirds focuses on balancing functionality with aesthetics Second Debut She’s the queen of couture and now Kolkata-based designer Anamika Khanna is all set to make her debut in prêt But the designer admits she won’t be straying too far from her signature style “This collection isn’t red carpet but it isn’t causal either It is in-between the two styles The look is edgy but the silhouettes are all about comfort and have a lounge feel to them” says Khanna who will present her line on day three Talking Trends A series of talks titled “Fashion Forward” starting from this edition will have experts discuss and dissect trends aesthetics and sensibilities Look out for Catriona Macnab head of fashion WGSN a trend forecasting agency who will give an insight into 2016 spring-summer global trends for women on day three For all the latest Lifestyle News download Indian Express AppWritten by Agencies | London | Published: June 6 2009 3:24 pm Related News From a tarpaulin hut in a Mumbai slum to the red carpet at the Oscarsnine-year-old Slumdog child star Rubina Ali is chronicling her extraordinary journey in a memoirwhich is expected to release next month Rubina’s autobiography’Slumdog Dreaming: My Journey to the Stars’will be published by London-based publishers TransWorld and will be released in the UK and US on 16 July this yearContactmusic reported quoted a statement from the publishers as saying “(Ali) tells her own incredible storyfrom playing marbles with her friends beside the sewers of Garib Nagar in Mumbaito dancing along to the Bollywood films she and her family watch on their old television set” the statement said Rubina was plucked from the slums of Mumbai to star as young Latika in Danny Boyle’s multiple Oscar-winning movie The star was recently in news when she was left homeless after the civic authorities in Mumbai razed her shanty in a demolition drive Rubina has since been offered two new homes by the Indian government and a trust set up by Slumdog’s filmmakers for her and young co-star Azharuddin Mohammed Ismail For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Express News Service | Shah Talai / Bilaspur | Published: December 1 2009 4:31 am Top News The Jind Baba Charitable Trustapart from focusing on the health of villagershas decided to give impetus to education in Bilaspur district as well The trust has been organising free eye and multi-facility medical camp at Shah Talai for over 12 years The spiritual head of the trustJind Babaalso gave away scholarships to the meritorious students Pooja DuttDikshu Sharmaand Vijay Sharmawho stood first in Class XIIX and IXrespectivelywere given cash prizes of Rs 5000 each by the trust Jarnail Singhpresident of the trustsaid over 4100 people from the neighbouring villages of Bilaspur and Hamirpur districts were treated at the three-day camp The eye surgeons operated upon 170 patients and 162 were intra-ocular lens (IOL) free of cost Over 160 men and women suffering from bronchitis and asthma were treated and give medicines Dr B D Sharmacivil surgeonBilaspurinspected the medical camp and was satisfied with the arrangements For all the latest Chandigarh News download Indian Express App More Top News I was waiting at the lounge with my boarding pass. he said. Sagar Sharma was shot dead near Dronacharya Temple in Dankaur around noon on Monday. Manoj and Deepak are my uncle’s sons. Information procured from the office of DPI (Primary) revealed that Moga district tops the list with 17 primary schools with less than 15 students, Shohat gained a reputation of being a formidable talent in Israel after his opera, For instance.
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The GMCH which has the facility to transplant kidney has decided to provide all the facilities to the girl, According to ‘The Sunday Times’,Mallya confirmed that “my official address in the UK is at Ladywalk” adding that he had supplied this information to the Indian authorities Share This Article Related Article The 115-million-pound mansion was bought from the father of British Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton by a company with offshore links “The ownership structure of Ladywalk is perfectly legal” the newspaper quoted Mallya as saying The use of companies with offshore links to buy properties in Britain has come under increasing scrutiny as the practice can allow the real owner or beneficiary to remain hidden — sometimes for tax purposes Such companies collectively hold up to 170 billion pounds of UK property much of it in London and the home counties British Prime Minister David Cameron is set to use an anti-corruption summit next month to demand more transparency on such future purchases Mallya however told the newspaper there was no “concealment or tax avoidance involved” and said that he has been a “British resident” since 1992 The report notes that official documents list the owner of Ladywalk as a limited liability partnership called Ladywalk LLP It has two members including a company called Continental Administration Services which is registered in St Kitts and Nevis a Commonwealth country in the Caribbean regarded as a tax haven A loan to finance the property purchase in July 2015 was made by the Edmond de Rothschild private bank in Switzerland Official papers name the borrower as Ladywalk Investments a company incorporated in the British Virgin Islands another tax haven Mallya has described an arrest warrant against him as “erroneous and unjustified” and has recently tweeted: “I fully respect and will comply with the law of the land” His passport which had been suspended earlier was also revoked on Sunday Mallya had left India on March 2 He has refused to appear before the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on three occasions when summoned between March 10 and April 2 ED has said it will also seek an Interpol arrest warrant against Mallya based on a non-bailable warrant issued last week by a Mumbai court in a money laundering case WATCH INDIAN EXPRESS VIDEOS HERE For all the latest India News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Harsha Raj Gatty | Panaji | Updated: March 6 2016 1:10 pm Top News Corporation of the City of Panaji (CCP) will go to polls on Sunday with 31504 voters casting their ballot to select among the 95 candidates contesting from the CCP limits As per the schedule released by the state election commission while the polls in the 30 wards will conclude on March 6th the counting will be held on March 8th The CCP poll will be closely monitored as national parties such as BJP and Congress have as-usual jumped into the fray setting-up party supported candidates under the banner of Panaji first and United Panaji Front respectively Another former Congress leader and incumbent MLA from Santa Cruz Atanasio (Babush) Monserrate has drawn an independent list of candidates under the banner of Panjim City Corporation Development Front (PCCDF) According to the poll manifesto by the above mentioned panels BJP will contest in all the 30 wards Congress in 20 Atanasio-led panel in 30 seats and rest by the independents Share This Article Related Article On the BJP’s front the election campaigning is managed by Panaji MLA Sidharth Kuncalienker who is locally known to be the protege of Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar Kuncalienker earlier serving as joint secretary to Parrikar was strongly backed by the latter to replace him in the by-poll when Parrikar left for Rajya Sabha membership from Lucknow as a preparatory for taking-up assignment at Union government The CCP election holds dearer for BJP as it would not only reflect on the vacuum created by Parrikar departure but also stands as a public referendum to the performance of Kuncaleinker a little over a year Challenge: The local pollsters claim the major challenge for the BJP would be to overcome the wrath of scores of aspirant who were turned down by the selection committee which may likely act as a spoiler for its ward candidates After a lot of flip-flops on deciding whether to support independent candidates or to float its own list Goa Pradesh Congress Committee (GPCC) finally put up a united fight under the banner of UNP The party says it was a strategic decision to position only 20 candidates but local political analyst say that the party has lost its popularity due to the infighting of top state leadership dilly-dallying on even basic agendas or party position on certain matters and struggled to find suitable candidates Challenge: Besides needing a up-liftment of morale of the party cadres it faces serious threat from its former leader Atanasio (Babush) Monserrate who is likely to split votes to the party Having expelled for anti-party activity from the GPCC last year during the assembly bypoll’s Atanasio’s PCCDF can be a game changer for both BJP and Congress He is said to stronghold on mobilizing local public opinion so much that the GPCC’s state leadership earlier had approached him to join hands for the CCP polls but the talks were called off due to unspecified disagreement Challenge: Though the independent leader claims his panel will win across 27 seats but unlike on previous occasion during which the Congress had supported his activity this time he seems to have severed ties with the party and therefore uncertainity continues to loom over the performance of his panel For all the latest India News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: Express News Service | Mumbai | Published: April 28 2017 2:53 am Top News The Shiv Sena has started making electoral foray outside Maharashtra in an attempt to create problems for the BJP with whom it shares an uneasy relationship Most of these outings however seem to be not working The Sena faced yet another resounding defeat in Delhi municipal elections where 55 of its 56 candidates lost their deposits As per EC rules a candidate forfeits his deposit if he fails to win at least a sixth of the total eligible votes cast in the poll Only one of Sena’s candidates in Delhi could get one-sixth of the total votes polled The Sena had received a similar drubbing in Uttar Pradesh too where only one of the total 57 candidates managed to save his deposit The party had polled only 88595 votes — 01 per cent of the total votes polled Of the three seats it contested in Goa the Sena lost deposit in all drawing only 792 votes — 009 per cent of the total votes In Bihar it lost its deposit in all 73 seats it contested At 21 lakh votes however it managed to poll 055 per cent of the total votes Even in states like Maharashtra where the party originated its growth seems to have plateaued as it has failed to add on to its existing Marathi support base The BJP which is in alliance with the Sena in the state and the Centre seems to have grown at a much faster pace Since the BJP joined hands with the Sena in 1990 its support base has grown by a phenomenal 9972 per cent compared to the Shiv Sena’s vote base which grew at half the rate of 5562 per cent The Shiv Sena and the BJP have formally contested Assembly elections as allies since 1990 In the five assembly elections that took place between 1990 to 2009 the total number of votes polled increased by 52 per cent The voter base of the Shiv Sena grew at the same pace at 5566 per cent from 4733 lakh in 1990 to 7369 lakh in 2009 However the BJP seems to have gained the most from joining hands with the Sena growing its votes by a phenomenal 9972 per cent from 3180 lakh in 1990 to 6352 lakh in 2009 In the 2014 elections too the BJP’s vote share has grown phenomenally from 1402 per cent in 2009 to 2708 per cent while the Shiv Sena has grown marginally from 1626 per cent in 2009 to 194 per cent “In other states it does become difficult for the party as our prospective voter is largely someone who subscribes to the ideology of Hindutva In other states because the BJP has been operating for so long it holds a march over us in attracting this target voter base Every state has its own dynamics and the party needs to seriously understand ground realities before it takes an electoral plunge Otherwise we will always fail to make an impact outside” said a Shiv Sena leader For all the latest India News download Indian Express App More Top News also criticised AIMIM leader Asaduddin Owaisi for his opposition to the “Bharat Mata Ki Jai” slogan. 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now an AGP candidate, The BJP won on 71 out of the 80 Lok Sabha seats. “The people are looking at the BJP,” said the actress. For the study, However, I’ve had enough of the Disney version. Healthcare is for the rich; public health facilities for the poor are shoddy.2 km) inaugurated on April 2, his return to the mat after nearly three years has come with controversy.
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