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'Bigg Boss 11' Day 20: Hina and Arshi fight it out in 'Sultani Akhada'

via television Salman Khan is back this weekend on 'Bigg Boss 11' to guide all the contestants, who seem to have lost track of their purpose in the show.  Making a stylish entry for 'Weekend Ka Vaar', he talks about this Diwali having been the most peaceful and pollution free Diwali ever. He begins by taking names of 'Bigg Boss 11' contestants who remind him of different festivals. Arshi reminds him of 'Naag Panchami', Hina - 'Dahi Handi', Shilpa – 'Holi' and Akash reminds him of 'Easter'.
'Bigg Boss 11' contestants during the 'Weekend Ka Vaar' episode

'Bigg Boss 11' Contestants are given a task to rank each other from 1 to 10 on the basis of their popularity and contribution inside the house, with consensus, and a list is created giving due importance to Salman's suggestions.
Salman Khan, Arshi and Hina at the 'Sultani Akhada'

On one hand, Salman Khan reprimands Akash for w…

Bigg Boss 11 Day 19: Sapna lashes out at Vikas over captaincy task

via television Captaincy in Bigg Boss' house comes with extreme hardship, good rapport with other contestants and, sometimes, with a bit of luck as well. Team Vikas did an exceptional job winning the Luxury Budget task. Today, Bigg Boss asks each contestant to nominate two members from Team Vikas for the Captaincy task, and the top two contestants with the maximum number of votes fight each other to become the next captain of the Bigg Boss house, and earn immunity.
Hina Khan and Sapna ChoudharyAfter a lot of deliberation and drama, the 'gharwale' come to a decision that Hina Khan, Sapna Choudhary and Benafsha Soonawala are the three contestants who deserve to be nominated for captaincy on the basis of their performance in the Luxury Budget Task. But the main 'panga' here is that only two contestants can be nominated. Benafsha does not want Hina to be the captain as she hates her over confidence and wants to give her some strong competition.Fina…

Smriti Kalra 'just friends' with Shivin Narang

via television Actors Smriti Kalra and Shivin Narang, best known for "Suvreen Guggal - Topper of the Year", have been romantically linked to each other. However, the former says the two of them are friends and "dont feel anything beyond that for each other". Smriti and Shivin were seen as Suvreen and Yuvraj in "Suvreen Guggal - Topper of the Year" in 2012.
Picture courtesy/Smriti Kalra Instagram account

Shivin later went on to be a part of "Ek Veer ki Ardaas… Veera", while Smriti appeared in a few commercials and short films. "Shivin and I are friends beyond work because our families know each other really well. He is a great friend and has been around but we do not feel anything beyond that for each other," Smriti said in a statement.

Smriti will next be seen in "Dil Sambhal Jaa Zara" alongside actor Sanjay Kapoor. In the Star Plus show, which will start from October 23, Sanjay will be seen as Anant Math…

Here's what Priyank Sharma and Dhinchak Pooja plan to do inside Bigg Boss house

via television Bigg Boss 11 has swept the nation by storm with its eclectic mix of gharwale and padosis. While Commoners have grabbed everyone's attention, the celebrities are surely revealing their dark side. Raising excitement levels and in keeping with the festive times, Bigg Boss 11 is set to celebrate Diwali in its own unique way by introducing 2 Wild Card Entries. This surprise entry of 2 more 'gharwale' will not only add to an already chaotic and volatile atmosphere in the Bigg Boss House, but also rejig any alliances that have formed so far.
Dhinchak PoojaShocking the nation with his most abrupt exit was Bigg Boss' contestant Priyank Sharma, who was asked to part ways from the show on disciplinary grounds. However, Priyank is now being given a chance to redeem himself by entering the house again as a wild card entry! He said,"This season of Bigg Boss has been explosive from the world go. My journey was incomplete because of an impulsiv…

Gauri Pradhan: Since I met Hiten, this is my first Diwali without him

via television While everyone gears up to celebrate Diwali with their families, actor Gauri Pradhan celebrated the festival without her husband Hiten Tejwani. The actor is locked up at the Bigg Boss house. However, Gauri isn't complaining. "This is the first Diwali since I have met Hiten, that we are not together. The kids and I are missing him a lot. He has never stayed away from us for more than two weeks at a stretch, but we are all getting used to's tough though.
Gauri PradhanDiwali is all about getting together with family and friends and enjoying your time together. All our previous Diwalis, we have always been with family and friends at home. Hiten loves to play cards and we always host and plan these parties," says Gauri.The actor is proud of her husband's performance in the show. "I think he is doing very well in Bigg Boss. He's very calm and composed. Otherwise also he rarely loses his he's just being …

Rohit Khurana's costume drama for 'Karamphal Daata Shani'

via television Rohit Khurana will be seen as the grown-up Shani on Karamphal Daata Shani. The mythological is set to take a 10-year leap.As it's the first time that the actor is part of a costume drama, he’s nervous and excited. Getting into character takes hours due to the elaborate costume, but he’s enjoying it.

Diwali 2017: TV actors reveal the cracker they resemble the most

via television The cast of Siddharth Kumar Tewary's (Swastik Productions) Shankar Jai Kishen talk about their plans for Diwali and the cracker they resemble the most.
Chitrashi RawatChitrashi Rawat:I have already started attending many Diwali parties. On the day of Diwali, I will stay at home. I have not gone to my home town this year, because of the shooting schedules. This Diwali, I will be at home, cleaning my house, decorating it with lights and rangolis, as I do every year.Himmanshoo Malhotra: I will celebrate Diwali at home with my wife. We will light diyas, decorate the house with Rangolis and lamps, get dressed and maybe call up some friends. I think I resemble the fountain, as I am full of positivity and like to make people happy.Hemant Pandey: I am going to celebrate Diwali with my family this year. The cracker that I resemble the most is Phuljhadi because it is bright and lively.Sumeet Samnani: I celebrate Diwali with family every year. Diwali is on…

Rohit Khurana to play grown-up Shani after 10-year leap

via television Colors' larger-than-life mythological show Karmphal Data Shani has won viewers' hearts with its action-packed drama, compelling characters and captivating storyline. The show is now all set to witness the leap of ten years, after which Rohit Khurana will be seen in the role of grown-up Shani.Speaking about the role, Rohit Khurana, said, "I am very excited and a bit nervous about the role. It is the first time that I will be playing a mythological character. The role is very challenging and comes with a great responsibility. I am looking forward to playing this character and hope the viewers will support me in this new venture."Shani will return to Sooryalok with a totally different personality from what we have seen so far. This Shani is completely detached and doesn't care about any relations nor his padvi - someone who is neither regretful nor delighted to be back. His mother who was closest to him, now holds a grudge agains…

Here's how Sanjay Kapoor celebrated his 52nd birthday

via television Actor Sanjay Kapoor, who turned 52 on Tuesday, celebrated his birthday by working on his upcoming TV show "Dil Sambhal Jaa Zara". After "Karishma - The Miracles of Destiny", Sanjay will be returning after a decade on the small screen with the new Star Plus entertainer, which is slated to go on air from October 23.
Sanjay Kapoor"I'm really excited for my show and I'm giving it my all. Yes, promotions have kept me busy, but it's a great feeling to be working on your birthday. I feel blessed," Sanjay said in a statement. "I will complete my shoot and later go for dinner with my family and spend quality time with them," he added. In "Dil Sambhal Jaa Zara", Sanjay will be seen as Anant Mathur, a well-settled family man who falls in love with a young girl Ahana (played by Smiriti Kalra).

'Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai' creates history, completes 10 years

via television Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai has become the first Hindi television show to complete 2,500 episodes. The show, which currently stars Shivangi Joshi, Rishi Dev and Mohsin Khan, has been on air for 10 years.
Mohsin Khan and Shivangi Joshi

Diwali 2017: Here's how Sara Khan, other TV stars plan to celebrate the festival

via television The festival of lights - Diwali is celebrated throughout India and abroad with immense splendor and grandeur. Marked across five days, one gets to witness different colorful and lively varieties of diyas, bursting crackers and fireworks, relishing sumptuous food, offering pujas, and wearing new clothes. Not just about enjoying the numerous festivities, Diwali is all about celebrating the victory of good over evil and light over darkness. Indian Television Celebrities gears up for Diwali celebrations.Helly Shah: Diwali is always fun moment for me. I enjoy the fest cheating my diet and enjoy lots of sweets and snacks. Also I get ready with new outfits for puja and then enjoy my time with friends and family. Diwali brings lots of energy and positivity all around.Gaurav Khanna: I feel Diwali is most important festival because with the taste of sweet people should forget and forgive their enemies and try to build up friendship. The day is a celebration …

Dil Buffering: Is it love at first sight for Abby?

via television While love is in the air again for Abby, there continues to be a lot of confusion, making matters of the heart far from clear. In the on-going bindass series, Dil Buffering, Abby is in search for her true love, where she comes across many guys but hasn't still managed to find her Mr. Perfect. With Deepak re-entering her life, Abby now feels certain that he is definitely not the guy she is looking for.While she considered Deepak to be one of her sweetest boyfriends in the past, Abby was in for a surprise when she saw him turn into a completely different person. However, this shock did lead to something exciting; a chance encounter with a handsome bohemian hunk.Is it love at first sight for Abby? Will the upcoming episode see a new spark in Abby's life yet again or will things turn on its head? To know what will happen, stay tuned to the upcoming episode of Dil Buffering on Friday at 7pm only on bindass - linear and digital platforms Facebook…

Dhanteras 2017: Neha Marda, other TV stars have a special message for fans

via television Dhanteras' is a famous festival of Hindus. It is celebrated by the Hindus all over India and across the world. Dhanteras is celebrated on the 13th day of Krishna Paksha in the month of Karthik according to Hindu Calendar. On this day, we pray for good health and wealth for the family.
Picture courtesy/Neha Marda Instagram accountDecorated clay idols and photos of Shri Ganesh and Shri Lakshmi are bought from the market on the day of Dhanteras. These idols are worshiped on the day of Diwali. Telly celebs wishes for the festival and share their love."Tejasswi Prakash: Adorn our lives else trite.. With sparklers that motley skies.. As soaring spirits of powder wander.. Let us thank the heavenly might, In this festive season of lights. Happy Dhanteras and enjoy shopping.Kunal Jaisingh: May this Dhanteras Celebration endow you with prosperity and opulence. Endless Happiness comes at your door steps Wishing you a very bright future in Life Shubh D…

'Bigg Boss 11': Arshi Khan's 'vulgar' video goes viral

via television One of the most controversial contestants on 'Bigg Boss 11', Arshi Khan, has grabbed headlines yet again, and this time, it is for her past antics. An old video of Arshi Khan with her female friend has gone viral online and social media users have criticised the clip for being 'vulgar' and 'cheap'. Here's a screenshot from the video doing the rounds on social media:
A still from Arshi Khan's 'vulgar' video that has gone viral. Pic/TwitterIn the 'Bigg Boss 11' house, Arshi Khan has created quite a stir with her loud behaviour. She has had ugly spats with Hina Khan, Sapna Choudhary and Shilpa Shinde in the house. Even host and superstar Salman Khan has warned Arshi Khan about her abusive language in the 'Bigg Boss 11' house.Arshi Khan is not new to controversies. Arshi Khan has been making headlines for her alleged association with Shahid Afridi for the last few years. On September 8, 2015, Arshi…

Bigg Boss 11 Day 16: Bandgi upset with Puneesh after he fights with Vikas

via television After Lucinda's surprise eviction, it's now time for the contestants to gear up for the next Luxury Budget task. But even before the task begins, we witness some major fights. Akash, who has been showing a lot of passion for housework these days, terms Benafsha a 'Kaamchor' and yells at her, calling out her involvement in the house as minimal.Benafsha SoonawalaHe even says that she is getting fat as she is just sitting around doing nothing. Benafsha takes offence to Akash’s comment and keeps sweeping the floor for the next few hours and, mockingly, keeps addressing him 'Sir'.
Shilpa and Vikas are seen having a chat, where Vikas apologises for all the trouble he has caused her in the Bigg Boss house and is seen hugging her.Bandgi Kalra and Puneesh SharmaLater, Bandgi advises Puneesh to not get involved in other people's matters as she overheard Vikas saying that he will nominate Puneesh for the same reason. Puneesh loses …

'Bigg Boss 11': Here's how much Shilpa Shinde, Hina Khan are getting paid

via television Wondering how much 'Bigg Boss 11' contestants are getting paid to be on the show? According to reports, Shilpa Shinde, Hina Khan, Hiten Tejwani and other celebs are getting paid lakhs of rupees to be locked up in the house.A report in has revealed the highest-paid contestants on the show. Hina Khan: Rs 7-8 lakh per week
Hina KhanHina Khan is reportedly the highest-paid contestant of 'Bigg Boss 11'. She was part of 'Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai' for 7 years. On the show's premiere, she sang a melodious version of 'Lag Jaa Gale' while Salman Khan consoled her mother who was upset about this 3-month departure. Hina was also part of 'Khatron Ke Khiladi 8' this year. Hiten Tejwani: Rs 7-7.5 lakh per week
Hiten TejwaniHiten Tejwani is being paid quite well for the show. The actor has 15 years of experience. He was the first contestant to enter 'Bigg Boss 11' house. Hiten Tejwani was accomp…

Transgender Gauri Arora to wear bikini on 'India's Next Top Model'

via television 'MTV Splitsvilla 8' contestant Gaurav Arora, who came out about being a transgender in public last year and changed his name to Gauri Arora, is among the participants of 'India's Next Top Model'. Gauri will be seen walking down a ramp in a bikini in the first episode of the show.
'Splitsvilla 8' contestant and transgender Gauri Arora. Pic/Gauri Arora's Instagram account"This is the first time I walked down the ramp after my reconstruction surgery. I felt extremely beautiful. I was a tad apprehensive about the fact that I had to put on the bikini and walk down the ramp on 'India's Next Top Model' in front of seasoned judges like Milind Soman and Dabboo Ratnani."But that only boosted my zeal. It takes a lot of courage for one to accept the reality and come out in public. A lot of people out there already know about my struggle. I hope my stint with 'India's Next Top Model' gives courage…

Dhanteras 2017: Dalljiet Kaur and top TV stars reveal their shopping list

via television Gold jewellery, property, phones; here are what your favourite telly actors are investing in this Dhanteras.Shakti Arora: Since its a custom to buy gold on Dhanteras and also my mother is fond of gold jewellery, so I will be buying gold for my mother.Sara Arfeen Khan: Dhanteras is just another excuse for me to buy my favourite accessory - a beautiful diamond statement ring from Lalchand Dhalamall sons.Mrunal Jain: I have very big plans for Dhanteras this year. I have been planning to buy a house since some time now. The groundwork is done and I will be sealing the deal on Dhanteras.Dalljiet Kaur: Dhanteras is a very important occasion for me and I celebrate it every year. Like always, I am going to buy some gold for myself, as I do so almost every year.Hardik Sangani: Since I am not a big fan of Gold, I plan to gift my sister a Swarovski ring. I am sure that will make her very happy.Kinshuk Mahajan: Right since Navratri, the festive season begins a…

Sanjay Kapoor: I am still getting offers, that is enough for me

via television Sanjay Kapoor may not have enjoyed the success that his brothers Anil and Boney, or niece Sonam and nephew Arjun achieved. But the actor, who made his Bollywood debut with Prem (1995), has no regrets.
Sanjay Kapoor"All five fingers are not the same," Kapoor reasons, before adding, "The fact that I have been around for 22 years, and am still getting offers is enough for me. I do not harbour any negativity. My father [Surinder Kapoor] would tell me, 'Don't look at five people in front of you, but the 95 people behind you'. Success is a relative term. Even Anil may think he could achieve more. The same stands true for Arjun."For now, he is returning to the small screen with Vikram Bhatt's show, Dil Sambhal Jaa Zara. He was earlier seen on the tube in Karishma — The Miracles of Destiny (2003), which starred Karisma Kapoor. Ask him what prompted him to give his nod and he says, "I am playing my age. It is about an…

Bigg Boss 11 Day 15: Lucinda Nicholas evicted in surprise eviction

via television In Sunday's episode of Bigg Boss, Salman was seen having a conversation with the padosi contestants, where he mentioned that the padosis, as a result of their inefficient performance in the secret task assigned to them, have lost a golden chance of gaining immunity for a very long time. The chances of Bigg Boss letting go of a blunder are very slim. In today's episode, there is a surprise in store for the contestants – an eviction is on the charts. One of the padosi contestants - Mehjabi, Sabyasachi, Lucinda and Luv - were to be voted out.The surprise eviction of Lucinda will take place in a very interesting 'andaaz'. Flasks with liquid of different colors will be assigned to each padosi. Each one of the contestants will be seen breaking the flask assigned to the one they wish to evict from the house. This is the first time that padosis will be going through the stress of eviction and each one of them will have a stiff time convinci…