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Taapsee Pannu talks of self-defence in her school
May 26, 2017 19:19 IST
By Naina Arora
what happened: Taapsee visited Mata Jai Kaur Public School, Delhi, and spoke on the importance of self-defence.
what it means: Two months ago, Taapsee started an initiative to introduce self-defence as a compulsory extra-curricular subject in her school. On Instagram, she wrote that she was "nostalgic beyond words".
what next: Taapsee will be seen in the film Judwaa 2, directed by David Dhawan, releasing in September 2017.
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Can’t compare TV to digital content: Sanjeeda Shaikh
May 26, 2017 19:13 IST
By Kavita Awaasthi
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what happened: Sanjeeda Shaikh feels it will take a little time for people to get used to watching content online.
what it means: Shaikh feels TV is huge and there is not competition for digital content yet. However, she says it's a good thing that there are different ideas and stories online.
what next: Shaikh is currently working in a TV show, but says she would love to do another web series soon.
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Pahlaj Nihalani is doing the right thing: Asha Parekh
May 26, 2017 19:11 IST
By Prashant Singh
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what happened: Ex-CBFC chief Asha Parekh says current CBFC boss Pahlaj Nihalani is working as per govt. guidelines.
what it means: Parekh says censorship isn’t easy and that Nihalani is trying to do the right thing and following government guidelines. She also says censorship is necessary.
what next: Parekh says she would love to see a biopic made on her life.
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Liam Payne's new single tops Billboard chart
May 26, 2017 19:09 IST
By Collin Rodrigues
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what happened: Liam Payne’s track, 'Strip that down', debuts at No. 1 on the Billboard + Twitter Top Tracks chart.
what it means: 'Strip that down', featuring Quavo, is Liam Payne's first topper on the Billboard + Twitter Top Tracks chart, which is a weekly ranking of the most shared or mentioned songs on Twitter in the U.S.
what next: The track's lyrics mark a new start for Payne, reflecting his playfulness and independence.