One of those magical 2 days of the year that Elie Saab haute couture parade! And if you thought that the designer was moving away from his roots, inventing a lot of fashion and trying to “please” the critics who always saw the same things, well, be happy! This season’s parade was the way we like it! Much glamor, drama, boldness, and ostentation. But wait, there’s more!
What do lasers, fiber optic communications, biomedical instrumentation, solar energy, pollution monitoring and lastly, the Internet all have in common? These inventions would not have been possible without Dr. Narinder Kapany’s scientific contributions to the world of physics. Recognized as the “Father of Fiber Optics” on a global scale, Kapany’s research in the 1950’s led to the development of fiber optics and he was the first person to demonstrate the transmission of an image through a bundle of glass fibers.
“The important thing is to be a man of the world, that’s what I have tried to be, and to a small extent succeeded, but I like to do things for people.” – Dr. Narinder Kapany
Freida Pinto and Tony-winning Hamilton star Leslie Odom Jr. are set to star in Only, written and directed by Takashi Doscher. The film follows Eva (Pinto), who might be the only woman left on Earth. After a mysterious plague threatens to kill every female on the planet, the lives and relationship of a young couple, Eva and Will (Odom Jr.), are put to the ultimate test as they try to survive the disease and the dangerous people who want to hunt her down.
“Mudbound” cinematographer Rachel Morrison made history Tuesday by becoming the first female director of photography to receive an Oscar nomination. The recognition comes on the heels of a similar milestone with the American Society of Cinematographers, which nominated Morrison’s “Mudbound” work earlier this month.
It’s a beautiful thing to witness the birth of a new star. And what’s better than to watch several new stars make an impactful debut in one film and put the entire industry on notice. Mohsin Ali’s Chupan Chupai, the last Pakistani film of 2017, does just that. Read full story!
Mumbai Indian sensation Krunal Pandya is all set to marry his girlfriend and there pre-wedding shoot is winning all hearts. The pre-wedding shoot of Hardik Pandya’s brother is based on cricket and it’s a delight for every cricket fan. 2017 has been a year wherein a lot of Indian cricketers have exchanged marriage vows.