QuickE: Sonam’s Wedding Date; Anushka Has a Birthday Wish

Sona Mohapatra threatened over new song, and other stories.

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Sonam Kapoor with Anand Ahuja. 

1. It’s Confirmed! Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja to Wed on This Day

Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja to tie the knot? 
Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja to tie the knot? 
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It’s confirmed at last! Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja are all set to tie the knot on 8 May.

The Kapoor and Ahuja families have issued a joint statement confirming the date and putting all rumours to rest.

“The Kapoor and Ahuja families, take great joy and pride, in announcing the marriage of Sonam and Anand. The wedding will take place on the 8th of May in Mumbai. Since it is an intimate affair, we request you to respect the family’s need for privacy. Thank you for all your blessings and love, as we celebrate this special moment in our lives.”
A joint statement by the Kapoor and Ahuja families

Sonam Kapoor is currently promoting her upcoming film Veere Di Wedding.

2. Anushka Sharma Announces that she is Making a Animal Shelter


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Anushka Sharma turns a year older and while she spends some quality time with hubby Virat Kohli, the actress also made a special announcement. The actor took to Twitter to speak about the protection of animals. Anushka plans to contribute to this goal by setting up an animal shelter outside Mumbai as a home for animals.

Anushka Sharma turns 30.
Anushka Sharma turns 30.
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The Pari star issued a statement in which she expressed the need to act kindly towards animals who are in despair.

Read more on The Quint.

3. Sona Mohapatra Tweets to Mumbai Police After Threats Over New Song

Singer Sona Mohapatra is back in the spotlight, this time for bringing the threats she has been receiving from Madariya Sufi Foundation to the notice of Mumbai police. The Madariya Sufi Foundation has been allegedly threatening her and asking her to remove her latest single “Tori Surat” from her project, Lal Pari Mastani,which they claim might instigate communal tension.

Sona, in a series of tweets, drew Mumbai police’s attention to the threats and requested their intervention.

Read more on The Quint.

4. This is What Alia Bhatt is Up to on Labour Day

While all you guys are enjoying a mid-week off day on Labour Day, Alia Bhatt is spending her day off doing hard work. On 1 May, Alia Bhatt signed up to become a Jal Mitra for Aamir Khan’s Paani Foundation and did her share of shramdaan.

Alia visited a village called Latur in Maharashtra and worked on the ground to help the villagers with watershed management work. Even Aamir Khan joined in.

Read more on The Quint.

5. This Video of Sridevi Teasing Janhvi Will Touch Your Heart

🥀💔 #Bebobolly . . . .

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It has been two months that Janhvi and Khushi Kapoor lost their mother Sridevi. An old video of Sridevi and Janhvi is now going viral, in which the superstar is seen making fun of her daughter’s accented Hindi at a press conference, leaving Janhvi very embarrassed.

Read more on The Quint.

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