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By VIKRANT SHANDILYA Aamir Khan's a perfectionist. And unusual. And courageous too. And he loves every single one of these epithets. In fact, the actor goes a step further and tells you that he has worked hard to build this reputation today. "But before everything else, I am instinctive.
By SHALABH ANAND BAJPAI The sexy actor Priyanka Chopra is in a league of her own. The ex- Miss World has done all kinds of roles ranging from comedy to action. She is once again in news for her recent 'futuristic' film.
Vishal gave three consecutive hits - Pogaru, Pandem Kodi and Bharani - is doing a Salute under home production banner. The film's being produced by his older brother home Vikram Krishna and directed by A Rajasekhar.
Sandhya has left for Switzerland for a period of ten days along with her mom and the unit of Mahesh Saranya Matrum Palar. Director Ravi will be canning three songs tuned by Vidyasagar, in the Swiss Alps.
There's another kid on the block but this one's not from a filmi background. Gayatri Patel, who studied at the Emory University in Atlanta, has won many beauty pageants in the US.
By HARSHADA REGE Prateik Babbar, the 21-year-old son of late Smita Patil and actor- MP Raj Babbar, has acting in his genes. Naturally, he decided to face the arclights. Of his debut film Janee Tu... Ya Jaane Na, Prateik says with a sheepish grin, "I don't think of it as my debut.
By Meena Iyer Pahlaj Nihalani and Kumar Mangat are producers scorned. Their films Khushboo and Haal-e-Dil made it to the multiplexes one Friday in June 2008, but didn't stay there even for three days.
Reems, as she is known among friends, is working hard and shooting continuously with Karthi for Selvaraghavan's action adventure fantasy Aayirathil Oruvan.
By URVASHI ASHAR Farhan Akhtar, who successfully donned the director's hat for Dil Chahta Hai, hasn't only put on the actor's garb with Rock On, but also the singer's bandana.
By DEEPALI DHINGRA Ask Sameera Reddy anything other than work-related questions and she refuses to get drawn into controversial area. So anything to do with her relationship with ex-boyfriend builder Shamshul Lalani remains unanswered. "I will never comment on my personal life.
- A handkerchief.
- Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
- In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.