QWrap: Heavy Rains Hit Mumbai; Rakhi Sawant in Ram Rahim Biopic

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1. Mumbai Rains; Mexico Earthquake

Heavy rains lashed Mumbai on 19 September, but the rainfall slowed down to light showers on 20 September, causing the India Meteorological Department (IMD) to withdraw their earlier warning. However, light to moderate rainfall is expected to continue.



Mumbai: People enjoying the high tide after heavy rains in Mumbai on Wednesday.
Mumbai: People enjoying the high tide after heavy rains in Mumbai on Wednesday.
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Schools and colleges remained shut on 20 September, as heavy showers were expected.



Mexico City : First responders work on removing the rubble of a collapsed building looking for survivors trapped underneath, after a 7.1 earthquake in Mexico City, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. The earthquake stunned central Mexico, killing more than 100 people as buildings collapsed in plumes of dust.
Mexico City : First responders work on removing the rubble of a collapsed building looking for survivors trapped underneath, after a 7.1 earthquake in Mexico City, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. The earthquake stunned central Mexico, killing more than 100 people as buildings collapsed in plumes of dust.
(Photo: PTI)

Meanwhile, nature also took its toll in Mexico with a massive 7.1 magnitude earthquake killing at least 216 people, and bringing 44 buildings down in Mexico City.

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2. This Too Shall Pass: Gurmehar Kaur to The Quint’s Deeksha Sharma

Recently our reporter Deeksha received vitriolic trolling by followers of a certain rapper, Om Prakash Mishra. Here's a message to Deeksha from someone else who was attacked by trolls, and received rape threats. This is Gurmehar Kaur standing strong as ever.

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3. Aditi Rao Hydari on Things You Don’t Know About Sanjay Dutt

Sanjay Dutt is all set for his comeback in Omung Kumar's Bhoomi. The actor plays the father to Aditi Rao Hydari in the film. We asked the filmmaker and his co-star, Aditi, about things we don't know about Sanjay. Watch the video to know the other side of Sanjay Dutt.



Sanjay Dutt with his <i>Bhoomi</i> director Omung Kumar and co-actor, Aditi Rao Hydari.
Sanjay Dutt with his Bhoomi director Omung Kumar and co-actor, Aditi Rao Hydari.
(Photo: Yogen Shah)

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4. OMG! Rakhi Sawant as Honeypreet Insan In Ram Rahim Singh Biopic

A biopic is under way on the life of self-proclaimed godman, cult-leader, and rape convict – Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh. Now, as if this news wasn’t already a bit disturbing, apparently Rakhi Sawant has been roped in to play the role of Honeypreet Singh Insan, Gurmeet Ram Rahim’s adopted daughter.



Rakhi Sawant as Honeypreet Insan and with the actor who plays Gurmeet Ram Rahim.
Rakhi Sawant as Honeypreet Insan and with the actor who plays Gurmeet Ram Rahim.
(Photo: Yogen Shah)

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