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Karwaan promotions incomplete without Irrfan

Calling her co-star Irrfan Khan a “fighter,” actor Mithila Palkar says something feels “incomplete” as the team of their latest film Karwaan hit the promotion spree. The promotional responsibilities have fallen on the shoulders of Mithila and Dulquer Salmaan as their co-star Khan is undergoing treatment for neuroendocrine tumour in London.

Madame Tussauds to feature Padukone

Deepika Padukone is the newest addition at Madame Tussauds with her wax figure set for attractions in London and Delhi. The team of Madame Tussauds expert artistes met Deepika in London for the sitting for her measurements, where they took over 200 specific measurements, photographs to create an authentic likeness. “I am so delighted. The sitting with the team of experts was a special experience and I look forward to the incredible figure at the attraction,” the actor said in a statement.

Lakshya clinches Asia Junior Championship title

Lakshya Sen became only the third Indian shuttler to secure a gold medal at the Asia Junior Championships after defeating reigning world junior champion Kunlavut Vitidsarn of Thailand in straight games in the finals at Jakarta. The sixth seeded Indian from Uttarakhand, who had won a bronze medal in the last edition of the competition, notched up 21-19, 21-18 upset win over Vitidsarn in the summit clash that clocked 46 minutes. “I am happy to win the tournament. It will boost my confidence. I played in the team event and then in the individual event, so it was a long tournament.

Kardashian’s company sued for alleged theft of logo for new fragrance

Kim Kardashian West’s new perfume brand, has been sued by a marketing company for plagiarising their logo for its new fragrance Vibes. Vibes Media, a Chicago-based marketing firm, has filed a lawsuit against the company for copying its speech bubble-like logo for a new Kimoji perfume. According to The Blast, the company claimed they had trademarked the logo in 2012. “Kardashian West has been marketing, promoting, and is now selling a Vibes perfume. The Vibes perfume comes in a bottle that is a close facsimile of the registered Vibes logo,” the company said.

Neeraj Chopra strikes gold at French meet

India’s star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra comfortably won the gold at the Sotteville Athletics meet in France, beating a competitive field which included 2012 London Olympics gold-medallist Keshorn Walcott.

Usain bolt may be playing football this season

Usain Bolt is on the verge of sealing a deal to trial with the A-League’s Central Coast Mariners, the Australian club said on Tuesday, as the sprint legend pursues his dream of playing professional football. Eight-time Olympic champion Bolt, 31, who retired from athletics after August’s World Championships in London, is an avid Manchester United fan who has long dreamt of playing top-flight football.

Thank you heroes

It was a victory for all of France and the home crowd did it justice, pouring into Paris’ Champs-Elysees Avenue by the tens of thousands to celebrate in an explosion of joy. France’s 4-2 win over Croatia in the World Cup final in Moscow on Sunday marked the second time in 20 years that France has won the World Cup, and came at a time when the people feel needy.

France lift second World Cup

France won the World Cup for the second time by ending battling Croatia’s dream of a first title with a 4-2 victory on Sunday in one of the most entertaining and action-packed finals for decades.

France led 2-1 at halftime after a Mario Mandzukic own goal and an Antoine Griezmann VAR penalty, with Ivan Perisic briefly bringing first-time finalists Croatia level.

Jessica Alba to star in Killers Anonymous

Oscar-winner Gary Oldman and actor Jessica Alba have come aboard the cast of the film Killers Anonymous. The two actors join Tommy Flanagan, Sam Hazeldine, Rhyon Nicole Brown, MyAnna Buring, Tim McInnerny, Michael Socha and Elizabeth Morris in the project. The film explores a world that exists beneath the day to day, the restraint and order. Let’s Be Evil helmer Martin Owen will direct from a script by Elizabeth Morris, Goldfinch Studio said in a statement posted on their website.