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Here’s what happened on Raj Kapoors wedding that never let him forgive Ashok Kumar

L to R: Raj Kapoor, Ashok Kumar

L to R: Raj Kapoor, Ashok Kumar

The current generation might not be too familiar with Bollywood legends Ashok Kumar and Raj Kapoor but Kumar’s mimicry by hundreds of artists is surely going to ring a bell in their minds.


There’s one incident in Raj Kapoors life that never het him forgive Kumar. In 1946, when Raj Kapoor married Krishna Malhotra, Kumar was a reigning star.  

Krishna and Raj Kapoor on their wedding day

Just like Kumar, several other celebrities attended Kapoors wedding ceremony. Just when Kumar took to stage to congratulate the newly married couple, bride Krishna lifted her veil and gasped. Bharti Jaffery, the eldest daughter of Ashok Kumar, narrated this incident in an interview with The Quint.

Just like Kumar, several other celebrities attended Kapoors wedding ceremony. Just when Kumar took to stage to congratulate the newly married couple, bride Krishna lifted her veil and gasped. Bharti Jaffery, the eldest daughter of Ashok Kumar, narrated this incident in an interview with The Quint. She said went her father went on the stage to congratulate the couple, the bride, Krishnaji, lifted up her ghunghat to gasp, Oh it's Ashok Kumar. I'm so happy! 

Jaffery said Krishna she was elated seeing Ashok Kumar at their wedding; Raj Kapoor never forgave Kumar for upstaging him at his own wedding.

She said when her father went on the stage to congratulate the couple, the bride, Krishnaji, lifted up her ghunghat to gasp, Oh it’s Ashok Kumar. I’m so happy!

Jaffery said Krishna was elated seeing Ashok Kumar at their wedding; Raj Kapoor never forgave Kumar for upstaging him at his own wedding. 

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Raju Shrivastava struggles for life, continues to be unconscious for 48 hours

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Popular stand-up comedian Raju Shrivastava suffered a mild heart attack on Wednesday morning while working out at a gym in New Delhi.

Raju Shrivastava

India’s leading stand-up comedian Raju Shrivastava has not regained consciousness for past 48 hours as he has been struggling for life at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Delhi.

He was admitted to the hospital, after he suffered a massive cardiac arrest while running on the treadmill in a gym on Wednesday. His condition remains to be critical as his brain has got damaged due to the heart attack. He underwent angioplasty, after which he hasn’t regained consciousness till now.

Comedian Ahsaan Qurehshi said, “The doctors have asked to wait and watch as he is under observation in the ICU. A few hours ago, the doctors shared that Raju made some slight movements but his brain isn’t functioning completely and is unresponsive.”

The 59-year-old comedian suffered a mild heart attack on Wednesday morning while working out at a gym in New Delhi. His team confirmed the same while saying, “Raju sir suffered a mild heart attack while working out. He is admitted to AIIMS, but he is doing fine. He is conscious.”

Reportedly Raju felt uncomfortable and collapsed while running on a treadmill in a South Delhi gym. He was immediately rushed to AIIMS.

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Ranveer Singh nude photoshoot: Complaint filed against actor for ‘hurting sentiments of women’

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Amar Ashok Jajoo | Mumbai
Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh recently broke the internet when pictures of his nude photoshoot for a magazine surfaced on social media.

A complaint has been filed with Mumbai Police against Ranveer Singh due to his nude photoshoot

Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh recently broke the internet when pictures of his nude photoshoot for a magazine surfaced on social media. While many criticized the actor for the photoshoot, several celebs and netizens came in support of Ranveer’s bold move.

It is now being reported that a complaint has been filed against the actor with Mumbai Police for ‘hurting sentiments of women’ with the photoshoot.

A part of the complaint read, “Last week, we saw many nude photographs were clicked in such a manner that any make or female will feel ashamed about it.”

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The complains further read: “These kinds of acts should be opposed strongly, as it is not being opposed then second and third rank actors will also follow the same path for getting cheap publicity which will result in a worst condition. This act of the accused person created shame in the eyes of the women at large and publishing and transmitting sexually explicit material.”

The complaint has been filed against Ranveer under section 67A of the IT Act along with sections 292, 293, 354 and 509 of the Indian Penal Code for hurting sentiments and insult the modesty of women.

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Bhabhiji Ghar Par Hain actor Deepesh Bhan passes away

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Actor Deepesh Bhan, who played the role of Malkhan in the popular television show Bhabhiji Ghar Par Hain, passed away on July 23.

Deepesh Bhan in a still from the show ‘Bhabhiji Ghar Par Hain’

Actor Deepesh Bhan, who played the role of Malkhan in the popular television show Bhabhiji Ghar Par Hain, passed away on July 23 (Saturday) morning at the age of 41. The sudden death of the actor has come as a shock to not only his fans but also those part of TV industry.

Actor Rohitashiv Gour, who is a crucial part of the show and was also close to Deepesh told Etimes: “Our call time for the show was little late today. So I think after his gym, he went to a cricket ground to play cricket. It is part of his fitness routine. But while playing the sport, he suddenly collapsed and fell. It has come as a big shock to all of us. He was someone who was led a healthy lifestyle, he was a fitness enthusiast. I don’t know how to express what I am feeling. We all are at his home currently, the entire team of the show.”

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