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C.that is but on the red carpetshe was glamour personified Case in point: that Marchesa gown she wore at the Emmysall cream and white and flower appliquesfit for a queen KATE MAKES US FEEL GREAT Much has been said about the fashion sense of the Duchess of Cambridgeaka Kate Middletonbut in 2013it was something a bit different that caught our eye Peeking out under her blue-and-white polka dot dress as she emerged from the hospital post-childbirth was a pronounced “mommy tummy” a normal development but something most celebrities keep under wrapsuntil their personal trainers have whipped them back into magazine-cover shape ThanksKate LULULEMONNOT SO MUCH Remember those popular yoga pants that had the unintended effect of being see-through Wellladiesturns out the ongoing fabric problems with those pantsincluding pillingwas YOUR fault Or rather: the fault of YOUR THIGHS Founder and chairman Chip Wilson of Lululemon Athletica noted in a TV interview that “Franklysome women’s bodies just actually don’t work” for the pantsbecause of thighs rubbing against fabric Now Wilson just actually won’t be working as chairman of Lululemon; the company announced his resignation from the post in December TAKING IT ALL OFF No thigh-rubbing problem for Gwyneth Paltrowwho was happy to show just how little cellulite she has when she appeared at the “Iron Man 3” premiere in a dress with sheer mesh panels on the sidesleaving little of her lower body anderposterior to the imagination But we all nearly forgot about Gwyneth when we saw actress Jaimie Alexander at the “Thor” premiereher black gown expanding the see-through effect to the midriff and upper regions Let’s just say these actresses are saving money on underwear DESIGNER MOVES A Paris runway show full of mournful symbols and lots of black was designer Marc Jacobs’ somber goodbye to Louis Vuitton in October after 16 years in the influential post of creative director Under Jacobswho also has his own eponymous brandLouis Vuitton became the most lucrative fashion house in the worldin part thanks to Jacobs’ creation of a ready-to-wear line He was replaced by Nicolas Ghesquiereformerly at Balenciaga TAKING DESIGNERS TO TASK Iman and Naomi Campbell are legendary supermodelsbut this year they lent themselves to something different: promoting diversity on the runwayby calling out designers whose catwalks were almost completely white The two women joined modeling agent Bethann Hardison in their Balance Diversity campaign Explaining their purposeImannow 58said she was shocked to hear there were fewer black models on the runway than when she stopped modeling in 1989 LESBIAN COUTURE The message was unmistakable: At the Karl Lagerfeld haute couture show in Paristhe designer sent not onebut two brides down the runway for the finale The brides walked hand in hand in their feathery concoctionsa clear vote of support by the designer for France’s gay marriage law The show came only nine days after hundreds of thousands of people marched in Paris in opposition to the law WE GOT THE PUNK Who knew that punk would become high fashion That development seemed to crystallize in Maywhen the hallowed halls of The Metropolitan Museum of Art hosted a new Costume Institute exhibit”Punk: Chaos to Culture” celebrating a movement that embraced anarchy in the 1970s “Despite its best intentionspunk has come to symbolize integrity and authenticity” said curator Andrew Bolton THE FLAT SHOETHE PIXIE CUT Think shortladies In shoe stores this yearyou could see a trend toward flatsincluding a notable reinterpretation of those chunky Birkenstocks The first ripple effect would be comfortof coursebut the changes are more profoundnotes Virginia SmithVogue’s fashion market and accessories director: “Every woman wants a flat right nowand that has a big impact on fashion because it changes proportion” Another trend: pixie hairon everyone from Michelle Williams to Anne Hathaway to Jennifer Lawrence “It will have an effect beyond celebrity and the runway” Smith says “A lot of these women are very influential” TRENDSETTER MILEY Speaking of influencedare we call Miley Cyrus a trendsetter She was already a trailblazer with her pixie cut from 2012but heyyou probably were too busy watching the stuck-out tongueteddy-bear leotard and nude bikini (which falls into the baring-it-all trend at the MTV Video Music Awards) Only weeks laterthoughshe was all elegance in sequined Marc Jacobs at the Night of Stars gala Miley the fashion icon Not by the standard definition But heading into 2014 she was one of the most-watched people on the planet “Blurred Lines” indeed For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Express News Service | Kolkata | Published: January 23 2015 4:03 am Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee presents a cheque to the Tamang community at in Darjeeling (Source: PTI) Related News Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday held a meeting with Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) leaders in Darjeeling on the functioning of Gorkha Territorial Administration Sabha amid persistent complaints by Morcha that her government was not cooperating with the GTA Though GJM chief Bimal Gurung skipped the meeting Morcha general secretary Roshan Giri was present “Several issues regarding GTA need to be sorted out We have been telling this to the state government for the last two-and-a-half years We discussed 13 points today too Let us see what happens now” said Giri He added: “Old issues are yet to be resolved The state government is yet to transfer departments to the GTA Cases against the senior GJM leaders are yet to be withdrawn Employment generation in college and school service commission too faces the same fate How much longer do we have to wait We need cooperation from the state government to run GTA successfully” Significantly Bimal Gurung GJM chief and chief executive of GTA skipped all meetings with Mamata — currently on a tour of North Bengal — in Darjeeling this time Sources said Gurung will soon visit Delhi to meet central ministers “The meeting was positive The chief minister was receptive She said pending issues needed to be addressed” senior GJM leader Harkabahadur Chetri said “She (Mamata) told us to take up the pending issues that concerned the Centre at the tripartite meeting to be held in Delhi on January 29 She asked us to take up the pending issues that concerned the state government at subsequent bipartite meeting” Chetri a GTA Sabha member and GJM MLA from Kalimpong said non-utilisation of different provisions of GTA and the issue of transfer of different departments will be discussed at the tripartite meeting GJM MLAs Rohit Sharma and Tilak Diwan were also part of the delegation which submitted a memorandum to Mamata stating the cooperation excise and PWD departments are yet to be brought fully under GTA’s control Because of it salaries of employees of those departments are being drawn directly from the district treasury and not through GTA GTA is a semi-autonomous administrative body for the Darjeeling hills and GJM an ally of BJP has been demanding creation of a separate state of Gorkhaland Meanwhile Mamata on Thursday addressed a meeting of the Tamang community in Darjeeling She announced an allocation of Rs 500 crore to the community for building houses for the poor “A new medical college is coming up in Kurseong A multi-specialty hospital will also be set up in the hills We will create new tourist spots so that more employment can be generated” she said For all the latest Kolkata News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Indo-Asian News Service | Hyderabad | Published: February 11 2015 12:09 pm Ram Charan Teja’s yet-untitled next Telugu project with filmmaker Srinu Vaitla will go on the floors on March 5 Related News Actor Ram Charan Teja’s yet-untitled next Telugu project with filmmaker Srinu Vaitla will go on the floors here March 5 “The film will be officially launched on March 5 followed by regular shooting The team has been busy with the pre-production work over the last couple of months It’s an actioner that’ll be quite different from regular Srinu Vaitla film” a source close to the film’s unit told IANS To be produced by DVV Danayya the film features Rakul Preet Singh paired with Ram for the first time Share This Article Related Article Tamil composer Anirudh Ravichander has been roped in to compose the tunes He will be making his Telugu debut with this project The film will also mark the reunion of writer Kona Venkat and director Srinu Vaitla after parting ways couple of years back It is at Ram Charan’s behest that they’ve put aside their differences and have joined hands again For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Indo-Asian News Service | Chennai | Published: April 8 2015 5:01 pm Actress Adah Sharma is excited since for the second time in her career two of her forthcoming films – “Son of Satyamurthy” (SOS) and “Rana Vikrama” – are releasing around the same time Related News Actress Adah Sharma is excited since for the second time in her career two of her forthcoming films – “Son of Satyamurthy” (SOS) and “Rana Vikrama” – are releasing around the same time While “Son of Satyamurthy” releases on Thursday “Rana Vikrama” will hit the screens on Friday “Both the films are important to me as they’re releasing in the same week Last year it was ‘Hasee Toh Phasee’ and ‘Heart Attack’ and this time it’s ‘S/O Satyamurthy’ and ‘Rana Vikrama’ which happens to be my Kannada debut” Adah told IANS Pointing out that both the films are commercial entertainers she said: “In Telugu I’ve already been accepted thanks to ‘Heart Attack’ But I’ve tried something different in ‘SOS’ Hopefully they’ll like me in this role as well In Kannada it will be my acid test as I’ll be facing new audience I hope they accept me with opens arms” This is the first time Adah has teamed up with actor Arjun and director Trivikram for film “Son of Satyamurthy” And she terms working with them as a learning experience “There’s so much to learn when you work with people like Arjun and Trivikram Both have been on my list of people I’ve always wished to work with in Telugu industry It was so much fun with them on the sets” she said “I’ve been a fan of Arjun’s work He’s a great dancer What really mattered to me was being part of a project featuring Trivikram and Arjun because it’s not every day you get such big projects” she added Quiz Adah if she was nervous about working with Arjun or Trivikram and pat comes the reply: “I don’t get nervous about these things I was very happy I get nervous only when I’m unprepared I’m not the kind of person who thinks whether I should do this or not People think when you work with the likes of Trivikram you bear more responsibility But I seriously don’t feel that way” “I enjoy what I do and that’s why it’s so much fun If I start thinking about the burden and responsibility then I have to worry about proving and it will only mess things up” she said “Son of Satyamurthy” also features Samantha Ruth Prabhu and Nitya Menon in leading roles Although Adah didn’t have any scenes with Nitya she enjoyed working with Samantha as she got to learn from her In “Rana Vikrama” she’s paired with Kannada superstar Puneeth Rajkumar “I’m quite excited about the film I’m eager to know how audiences will receive me Nowadays everything rests in the hands of the viewers because they are more intelligent and know what to reject and what not” she said and added her portion in the film is set against a college backdrop Adah and Puneeth will also be seen in a never-seen-before fantasy song “There’s something very imaginative about the song I’m sure audiences will love it” she said For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Related Newsand this year, Nawaz, which take orders from the Centre and not the state government, or a fine,wrecked institutions.

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