A bevy of Bollywood stars such as Sridevi, Salman Khan, Abhishek Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan and Shatrughan Sinha among others attended megastar Chiranjeevi's 60th birthday party, hosted by his son Ram Charan here.
Stakes are high for Trinamool cadres in this sleepy town in the suburbs of Kolkata with party supremo and chief minister Mamata Banerjee`s nephew Abhishek fighting his debut poll, billed as a prestige battle, for a seat won by rebel TMC leader Somen Mitra, who resigned and switched over to Congress earlier this year.
With the slogan of "Saral, Sahaj, dil ka nek, Rajnandgaon ka beta Abhiskek" (simple, spontaneous and noble hearted, son of Rajnandgaon-Abhishek), the BJP is attempting to make way to the street of power for another political scion in Chhattisgarh.
Maintaining a low-profile unlike offsprings of many prominent leaders here, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh`s son Abhishek who entered the political scene recently feels that the BJP will win for the third consecutive time with a big margin.
In a friendly nudge towards filmmaker Karan Johar, actors Riteish Deshmukh and Abhishek Bachchan on Monday took to Twitter to reveal how their respective roles were ‘chopped’ by Johar in two blockbusters.
At a time when everyone is congratulating would-be parents Abhi-Ash, filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma is singing a different tune. He says he hates to see beautiful women becoming pregnant, but makes an exception for Aishwarya Rai.
Amitabh Bachchan posted the news of daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai`s pregnancy on Twitter and within half-an-hour had received 2,843 congratulatory tweets from his fans, well-wishers and friends, including the Bollywood brigade.