Grim-faced Jaydeep Jadhav, mountaineer first, then groom, had his way. His wedding at Vishalgad in Kolhapur, requiring a healthy suspension of disbelief, involved Jaideep and his bemused bride Reshma being hung, like puppets, from nylon-fibre ropes.
“These days everyone’s pouting,” says a friend, espying Jacqueline Fernandez posing with Varun Dhawan and John Abraham for a selfie during a promotion of their film Dhishoom. That’s the sound the all-male crowd would most relate to.
Arun Nayar invaded our pages when he was married to Liz Hurley. Now, it’s time again for the playboy to shine after his marriage with girlfriend Kim Johnson in the French Riviera. Here, the two strike a cosy, showy pose at a party in London.
With sledgehammer batting assaulting the senses, deluging it with new records and hitting feats, even greats from the recent past are being forgotten. Mark Taylor, a traditionalist, once gave up a record, unwilling to go past The Don. He poses with his wife Susan in front of a Taj being touched up.
The Indian modelling world, and Bollywood, do have a narrow prototype for beauty. That it it tries to break it is not surprising. We present the exquisite Jantee Hazarika, an aspiring top model. QED.
Race With A Pocket Guide: Meanwhile, Harry Potter fans are being trolled by the American Constitution, which is rivalling the new addition to the book franchise in the bestseller stakes. This after Khizr Khan offered his pocket-friendly version to Donald Trump at the Democratic National Convention.