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Karan Johar to launch Khushi Kapoor opposite Aryan Khan: reports

Sridevi and Boney Kapoor’s elder daughter Janhvi has already impressed the audiences with her performance in her Bollywood debut Dhadak. Now it is her younger sister Khushi’s turn to charm the audiences with her acting skills. If reports are to be believed then Khushi is all set to enter the world of films with Karan Johar’s production. A report in Deccan Chronicle suggests that Khushi will make her debut opposite none other than superstar Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan. “Khushi will be launched sooner rather than…

Nigeria’s amputee football team prepares for World Cup debut

LAGOS: Sixteen years after Emmanuel Ibeawuchi lost a leg in a road accident, his dream of playing soccer in a World Cup is about to become a reality. He will captain Nigeria’s team when it makes its debut at the Amputee Football World Cup in Mexico in October. The team hopes to follow in the footsteps of Nigeria’s disabled athletes who won eight gold medals at the 2016 Paralympics, along with two silver and two bronze medals, to finish 17th in the medal table and top among African countries. “We are the best all…

Confident Pompeo makes Middle East diplomatic debut

RIYADH: Washington's newly appointed secretary of state landed in Riyadh Saturday on a tour of America's key Middle East allies, after vowing to bring some "swagger" back to US diplomacy. Mike Pompeo touched down in Saudi Arabia shortly after authorities in the kingdom said they had intercepted four missiles fired at the south of the country by Yemeni rebels, underlining the tensions in the region. The Saudi Arabian capital is the first stop on a three-day trip that will also take him to Israel and Jordan to update…

Silicon Valley, Wall Street taking notes on Spotify debut

NEW YORK: Spotify Technology's unusual route to becoming a public company is a test case for other multibillion-dollar tech companies that are looking to sell their shares but are not in need of cash. On Tuesday, investors will be able to buy and sell shares in the Swedish music streaming service in the New York Stock Exchange’s first-ever direct floor listing. This is without Spotify having hired investment banks as underwriters and undertaking an investor road show as is typical in a traditional initial public…

Divya Bharti: Remembering Bollywood’s rising star in the 90s whose death still remains a mystery

Indian cinema produced several stars in the 90s, but none other than Divya Bharti became a much-talked-about sensation in a very short span with her dazzling looks and successful movies in her three-year brief showbiz career. Divya stepped into Bollywood in the 90s. She won a million hearts with her acting in the several flicks including commercially successful Deewana, but unfortunate for her fans Divya's acting career did not last long. She made her debut with a lead role in the successful Telugu drama Bobbili…

Aamir Khan’s son Junaid ‘quietly’ makes his acting debut

Aamir Khan is known for perfectionism in his movies as well as making stars out debutants, but for his own son Junaid Khan, Aamir appears to push him to struggle for long term success. Junaid Khan, who is armed with a degree in theatrics, made his stage debut with noted director Quasar Thakore Padamsee’s play ‘Mother Courage and Her Children’- an adaptation of Bertolt Brecht’s play by the same name in August. He told Padamsee he was keen on auditioning for Mother Courage and Her Children, the latter's adaptation of…

Will Sunil Shetty’s son Ahan make it big in Bollywood?

MUMBAI: Indian actor Sunil Shetty is looking to give his son Ahan Shetty a break in Bollywood and reportedly holding some backdoor meetings with top filmmakers of the Industry. In May this year, Sunil Shetty had said Ahan was going to get launched in December and was in very safe hands. “He is learning acting in London currently and his film is being produced by Bollywood's number one producer Sajid Nadiadwala which is even backed by Fox entertainment. So I think Ahan is in safe hands and other things depend on his…

Sunny Deol’s son Karan is all grown up and ready for debut

Bollywood actor Sunny Deol, who had helped launch four newbies in his directorial film 'Ghayal Once Again', is now likely to launch his son Karan into Bollywood. According to reports, the actor-turned-director went the extra mile to make sure his son gets the debut he deserves. Deol reportedly got in touch with his 'Betaab' co-star Amrita Singh as he was keen to get her daughter Sara Ali Khan on board. Reports state that he was trying to recreate the 'Betaab magic' he shared with Amrita by pairing their children…

Ireland to make Test debut vs Pakistan in 2018

DUBLIN: Ireland will play their first ever Test match against Pakistan on home soil next May, the country's cricket chiefs announced on Thursday. Afghanistan and Ireland became full members of the International Cricket Council (ICC) in June, taking the number of countries who play the five-day format of the game from 10 to 12. Since then Cricket Ireland has been looking for the right opponent for the historic first match. "We are excited to welcome Pakistan to Ireland for our inaugural Test match next year," said…