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GOOGLE HONOURS THE MARILYN MONROE OF BOLLYWOOD: MADHUBALA

ANM News Desk: Google Doodle on Thursday honoured late legendary actress Madhubala on her 86th anniversary.

The internet platform has paid tribute to the “the Marilyn Monroe of Bollywood” with a doodle by Bengaluru-based artist Muhammed Sajid.

Madhubala was born in Delhi in 1933 as Mumtaz Jehan Begum Dehlavi. Her family later moved to Bombay and she was raised in a town located near the Bombay Talkies film studio.

Her first on-screen appearance was at the age of 9 as Baby Mumtaz in the film Basant. Five years later, Madhubala made her official debut alongside Raj Kapoor in Neel Kamal. As the family’s main breadwinner, she worked tirelessly to support her parents and four sisters. Madhubala appeared in nine films during 1949, including a spellbinding breakout performance in the box office hit Mahal. She went on to act in over 70 films in the next two decades, some of the notable ones being BeqasoorBadalHowrah BridgeKala PaniChalti Ka Naam Gaadi and the iconic Mughal-e-Azam.

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GOVERNMENT VS. TIKTOK: WHO WILL THE YOUTH SUPPORT?

ANM News Desk: If things go as per the plan of the Tamil Nadu government, the people of the state may not get to use one of their favorite apps – TikTok.

The Centre would be approached for a ban on TikTok, just like how the state government had taken effective steps when people were worried about the threat posed by the Blue Whale app, TN Information Technology Minister N. Manikandan told the Legislative Assembly on Tuesday.

The minister was replying to a demand from the Manithaneya Jananayaga Katchi member Thamimun Ansari for a ban on the TikTok app. The Nagapattinam MLA alleged that the app was being used for spreading obscenity and also to create law and order problems. “TikTok offended our culture”, he said.

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OSCARS GET DISAPPROVAL IN SOCIAL MEDIA: USERS WANT THEM TO BE ‘ASHAMED’

ANM News Desk: In a decision that has resulted in waves of disappointment, the Academy Awards for cinematography, film editing, live-action short film and makeup & hair-styling will be presented during commercial breaks this year.

The Academy’s board of governers had in August last year approved a plan to present some of the 24 awards categories during breaks in order to restrict the show’s running time to three hours.

In an email to the group’s membership on Monday, Academy president John Bailey emphasized that the Academy was “still honoring the achievements of all 24 awards on the Oscars.” He added that speeches of the winners of the affected categories will air later in the broadcast.

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MAN POSES AS PROMINENT POLITICIAN’S DAUGHTER ON FACEBOOK

ANM News Desk: The rejection of his friend request by a prominent politician’s daughter offended a man so much, that he created a fake account and posed as her on Facebook while also bragging and threatening people.

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PANKAJ TRIPATHI TO STAR ALONGSIDE CHRIS HEMSWORTH IN UPCOMING NETFLIX FILM

ANM News Desk: Indian cinema is going through a transitional phase. Brilliant actors are finally getting their due recognition. One of them is Pankaj Tripathi, the man who is on a roll after Gangs of Wasseypur. After web shows like Sacred Games and Mirzapur and films like Stree, Newton, Gurgaon, Bareilly Ki Barfi, he will also be seen in Kapil Dev’s biopic 83, alongside Ranveer Singh.

One of the finest actors in Bollywood today, Pankaj Tripathi has bagged his first Hollywood project too. Guess which Hollywood biggie is starring in it? Chris Hemsworth AKA Thor!

Randeep Hooda, Manoj Bajpayee, David Harbour and Golshifteh Farahani are among other actors who are a part of the movie Dhaka, will be released as Netflix Originals. It is said that Pankaj Tripathi who will play a vital role in the fillm will be joining the cast in Bangkok, Thailand.

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RAJINIKATH SENDS INVITATION FOR DAUGHTER’S WEDDING: CONGRESS LEADER AND MATCHMAKER INVITED FIRST

ANM News Desk: Rajinikanth has been extending invitations for daughter Soundarya’s wedding celebrations. The first invitation card was given to Tamil Nadu Congress leader Su Thirunavukkarasar as he played the matchmaker. Soundarya will weds actor businessman Vishagan Vanangamudi at Rajini’s Poes Garden home.

The wedding ceremony is slated for February 11. The pre-wedding festivities are scheduled for February 9 and 10. Reportedly, Rajini’s wife Latha approached cops to provide protection during the celebrations at their Chennai residence.  It will be attended by only close friends and family members. Soundarya was earlier married to entrepreneur Ashwin Ramkumar. They divorced in 2016.

Soundarya began her career in films as a graphic designer. For those starring her father, she designed the title sequences. Soundary later became a film producer with Goa (2010). In 2014, she made her debut as a director with the film Kochadaiyaan. Soundarya’s last directorial venture was Velaiilla Pattadhari 2 (2017), starring Dhanush and Kajol.

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“Angoori Bhabi” joins active politics intents to contest Lok Sabha Elections

Amarnath, ANM News, Mumbai: “Angoori Bhabi” fame Shilpa Shinde, is one of the most celebrated actors of serials, and last year’s ‘Bigg Boss’ winner, once again made headlines, Shilpa Shinde has come to active politics. Just before the Lok Sabha election, Shilpa has turned the hand of the Congress. Congress spokesperson Charan Singh Sapra had already announced that Shilpa Shinde will join the Congress party today. He said that Shilpa will work to strengthen women organizations and will campaign for Congress in upcoming elections.

Shilpa said that in recent days, everything is moving around politics and so she thought she too should come into politics and stay in politics and make any effort to bring changes. Shilpa Shinde also said that from where the party will want she will contest from there. Congress is the only party which does not discriminate people. I have been here, had taken a small issue but the Maharashtra Nirman Sena raised the issue of Marathi only but the Congress does not discriminate on the basis of caste and
Religion. MNS only cement itself on Marathi issue.

Shilpa Shinde, started her television career in 1999. She earned fame in the role of “Angoori Bhabi” in ‘Bhabhi ji ghar pe hai’. She left the show early in 2016. In October 2017, Shinde took part in reality TV show ‘Big Boss 11’, which she eventually won on January 14, 2018.

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NASA DISCOVERS DWARF GALAXY NEIGHBOUR

ANM News Desk: NASA scientists have discovered a dwarf galaxy in a globular cluster which is only 30 million light years away.

The team used the NASA/ ESA (European Space Agency) telescope to study white dwarf stars within the globular cluster NGC 6752.

The newly discovered cosmic neighbour, nicknamed Bedin 1 by the astronomers, is a modestly sized, elongated galaxy, the study said.

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INSURANCE AGENT ‘LORD VOLDEMORT’ TERRORIZES CLIENTS

ANM News Desk: An insurance agent who took on the identity of “Lord Voldemort”, Harry Potter’s nemesis, and threatened to harm clients unless they paid him bitcoins has been jailed in Singapore.

Myanmar national Ye Lin Myint,36 targeted several clients after they missed appointments or cancelled insurance policies, according to court documents.

The 36-year-old sent emails and letters to six individuals, which threatened that they and their families would be harmed unless one bitcoin was transferred to him.

He set up an email account for the campaign of harassment, and signed the messages “Lord Voldermort”, a misspelling of the name from the Harry Potter series.

In the books, “Lord Voldemort” is a greatly feared and powerful dark wizard responsible for killing Harry’s parents.

He later sent letters to people living in the same buildings, threatening to target their apartments unless they pressured their neighbours into paying him.

He was handed a jail term of two years and five months after pleading guilty to criminal intimidation and harassment.

He is out on bail and will start his sentence in February.

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‘SPIDERMAN’ BANKER ENTERTAINS COLLEAGUES ON LAST WORKING DAY

ANM News Desk: Talk about making your last day at work a memorable one – not just for yourself but also for your colleagues and the Internet in general. A banker in Sao Paulo, Brazil has gone crazy viral all over the Internet for dressing up as Spider-Man on his last day at work.

Pictures and videos went viral online showing the man sitting on his computer and talking to other employees at the office dressed as Spider-Man.

It looks like not only the man himself was enjoying his last day but others around him were entertained by the look as well.