Category Articles: Entertainment

Madras Regiment Symphony Band of Indian Army to perform at IIMA

February 16, 2018
Madras Regiment Symphony Band of Indian Army to perform at IIMA

Ahmedabad: IIM Ahmedabad will host invitation-only event 'An evening of Music' by the Indian Army (Madras Regiment) Symphony Band at the iconic Louis Kahn Plaza at IIM Ahmedabad (Old campus) this weekend. The evening of music is part of a chain of events being conducted by the participants of Armed Forces Programme (AFP 17). AFP Programmes are conducted annually by IIM Ahmedabad for ensuring a smooth transition of Armed Forces Officers into the corporate world. The current batch has 60 parti...Read More

Rupani watches PadMan with Akshay Kumar in special screening preview show

February 05, 2018
Rupani watches PadMan with Akshay Kumar in special screening preview show

Gandhinagar: Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani today previewed feature film ‘Pad Man’ along with film star Akshay Kumar and others and congratulated the writer-director R. Balki and the cast for creating nationwide social awareness for the use of sanitary pad by women. Impressed by the film, Mr. Rupani said that his government would work along with voluntary organizations to ensure 100 per cent women use sanitary pads in the State. He said that protecting the health of women would m...Read More

Gujarat govt to organize 4-day long ‘Grand Education Fair’ from February 2

January 31, 2018
Gujarat govt to organize 4-day long ‘Grand Education Fair’ from February 2

Ahmedabad: Gujarat Chief Minister Mr. Vijaybhai Rupani will inaugurate a four-day long ‘The Grand Education Fair’ from February 2 at the Gujarat University Convention Centre in Ahmedabad. The event has been jointly organized by the Government of Gujarat, Knowledge Consortium of Ahmedabad, and Gujarat University. The education fair will provide pivotal information and guidance to the students of standard 10th & 12th about various courses, colleges, universities, fee structures, administra...Read More

Renown Gujarati Actor Manoj Joshi to receive Padma Shri award

January 25, 2018
Renown Gujarati Actor Manoj Joshi to receive Padma Shri award

Ahmedabad: Gujarati actor Manoj Joshi has been conferred Padma Shri award. His name along with the names of other awardees was announced on eve of 26th January, Republic day. Joshi has worked in number of Hindi and Gujarati movies and plays. He is most admired for his play Chanakya. Manoj Joshi hails from Adpodara village near Himatnagar in north Gujarat. His father was Navneet Joshi, and his younger brother Rajesh Joshi was an actor too. Rajesh died in 1998. Joshi received National Film Award f...Read More

IIMA to host Baahubali’s Director-Producer Duo and Quora’s most followed personality

January 24, 2018
IIMA to host Baahubali’s Director-Producer Duo and Quora’s most followed personality

Ahmedabad: Chaos, the annual cultural festival of IIMA, adds another feather to its cap this year with the introduction of the ‘Ignitus’ Speaker Sessions. The aim of the series is for Chaos to grow as an avenue to live, experience and cherish arts, culture and literature. It has been envisioned with the idea of providing a platform for talented and aspiring artists to meet and interact with reputed personalities in various cultural domains. The inaugural edition will witness an interacti...Read More

No screening of Padmaavat on January 25: Gujarat Multiplex Owners Association

January 24, 2018
No screening of Padmaavat on January 25: Gujarat Multiplex Owners Association

Ahmedabad: Gujarat Multiplex Owners Association has today taken a final decision not to screen Padmaavat movie across the State on January 25, the release date. President of Association Shri Manubhai Patel who owns Wide Angle multiplex on S.G. Highway of the city said security reasons were responsible for not screening the movie. While government has assured enough security for multiplexes and theaters, yesterday's violence outside three multiplexes in Ahmedabad and another incident of viole...Read More

Music app Wynk releases top 10 Gujarati songs downloaded on its platform in 2017

January 22, 2018
Music app Wynk releases top 10 Gujarati songs downloaded on its platform in 2017

Ahmedabad: Wynk Music  which is an over-the-top (OTT) music app owned by Airtel has come out with the list of 10 most popular(most downloaded/streamed) Gujarati songs of 2017. # Song              Artist 10 Bhuli Javu Chhe Sachin Sanghvi 9 Bewafa Sanam Tari Bahu Meherbani Jignesh Kaviraj 8 Kabhi Pyase Ko Pani Kirtidhan Gadhvi 7 Eklo Rabari Geeta Rabari 6 Gori Radha Ne Kaalo Kaan Kirtidhan Gadhvi 5 Rona Serma Kinjal Dave 4 Choga...Read More

Some theaters/multiplexes in Ahmedabad may screen Padmaavat; SRP cover provided to them

January 22, 2018
Some theaters/multiplexes in Ahmedabad may screen Padmaavat; SRP cover provided to them

Ahmedabad: State Reserve Police platoon 10 will provide security cover to 10 theaters/multiplexes that are likely to release controversial Hindi film Padmaavat on January 25. City police has decided to provide this cover in view of violent protests against the film, release of which has been cleared by the Supreme Court. The ten theaters/multiplexes listed to avail security cover are Cinepolis, Big Cinema, PVR, Drive In, K Sera Sera, Mukta, Cinemax, Rajhans and City Gold Bopal. At least 7 th...Read More

Padmaavat: Police to act against violent protesters under IPC 308 and 120 B, warns Police Commissioner of Ahmedabad

January 21, 2018
Padmaavat: Police to act against violent protesters under IPC 308 and 120 B, warns Police Commissioner of Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad/Gandhinagar: In view of violence over release of Padmaavat movie(scheduled on January 25), Ahmedabad police commissioner has issued a notification stating that those protesting at multiplexes, malls will be booked under section 308 of IPC (attempt to commit culpable homicide). Gujarat DGP has issued appeal for peace. He said police are making preventive arrests in order to prevent untoward incident police are making preventive arrests. He added that public buses in several routes wer...Read More

Gujarat Multiplex Association decides not to screen Padmaavat

January 20, 2018
Gujarat Multiplex Association decides not to screen Padmaavat

Ahmedabad: Controversial film Padmaavat will not be released in Ahmdabad, Mahesana, Vadodara and Bhavnagar. All 26 multiplexes in Ahmedabad will not screen Padmaavat. This was announced by Gujarat Multiplex Association's Rakesh Patel. Patel told news agency ANI, 'we have decided not to screen the movie in whole of Gujarat. Everyone is scared. No multiplex wants to bear the loss. Why will we bear the loss?' Yesterday, multiplexes in Bhuj(Kutch district) and Morbi had declared that they w...Read More

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