- Akshay is Twinkle's 'driver from Chandni Chowk'!(17:57)
Mumbai, March 29 (IANS) Author-entrepreneur Twinkle Khanna was driven to the hospital by her actor husband Akshay Kumar, whom she called her "driver from Chandni Chowk". The jocular quip was a reference to the fact that Akshay grew up in the Old Delhi locality of Chandni Chowk.
- Rajkummar Rao donates to COVID-19 relief funds(17:51)
Mumbai, March 29 (IANS) Bollywood actor Rajkummar Rao is doing his bit to fight the coronavirus pandemic. He has contributed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's relief fund, Chief Minister's (Maharashtra) relief fund and Zomato Feeding India to help feed families in need.
- Mary Kom posts supercharged at-home fitness session(17:27)
By Aditi Roy
New Delhi, March 29 (IANSlife) Fitness is all about persistence; a commitment to a year round routine, which doesn't waiver even with a quarantine or during an emergency. And who better to prove this than champion MC Mary Kom.
- Cooking is meditation: Chef Saransh Goila spurs on lockdown creativity in food(17:05)
By Siddhi Jain
New Delhi, March 29 (IANSlife) Celebrity chef Saransh Goila, has an interesting digital quarantine initiative going on - he goes live on Instagram every morning with his celebrity friends from various fields - cooking. He does so as he deems it important to spread joy in the community at a time when loneliness is at it's peak during the Coronavirus lockdown in India. His mantra? "Isolated but not alone."
- Twitter slams Goa govt for food shortage, CRPF deployment(16:20)
Panaji, March 29 (IANS) Amid growing unease over inability of food and essential items in Goa and the state government's decision to give central paramilitary forces a "free hand" to punish curfew violators, several voices on Twitter have attempted to highlight the plight of a population which has been facing a lockdown as a food shortage for as many as eight days in a row.
- Cleaning the house is not easy, took me 2 hours: Rohit to KP(13:21)
Mumbai, March 28 (IANS) Indias limited-overs deputy Rohit Sharma has been spending quality time with his family after the government called for a 21-day lockdown to fight the coronavirus outbreak and in a chat session with Kevin Pietersen, the Mumbai Indians skipper revealed that he has been helping in household chores.
- Fight not easy, request all to maintain social distancing: Kohli(17:17)
New Delhi, March 27 (IANS) With some Indian citizens failing to abide by the lockdown rules implemented by the government, India skipper Virat Kohli has made an appeal to all to strictly follow the guidelines that have been set by not just the government, but also medical experts in our fight against the coronavirus outbreak.
- COVID-19: Williamson gives pet dog slip catching practice(16:17)
Auckland, March 27 (IANS) New Zealand captain Kane Williamson has been giving his pet dog some slip catching practice, if his Instagram post is anything to go by. Williamson on Friday posted a slow-motion video of him laying the ball off for his labrador who makes no mistake in catching it.
- 'Ramayan' returns: Onscreen Ram, Sita elated with homecoming on DD(16:08)
By Sugandha Rawal and Natalia Ningthoujam
New Delhi, March 27 (IANS) The mythological iconic series "Ramayan" will be back on the small screen to keep the entertainment quotient high during the ongoing 21-day nationwide lockdown. The shows lead actors Arun Govil and Deepika Chikhalia -- who played Ram and Sita -- feel the revisit will help people spend time amid positivity and also understand Indian culture, instead of fretting with negative thoughts.
- Humanity needs to come together, says Ustad Zakir Hussain(11:51)
By Siddhi Jain
New Delhi, March 27 (IANSlife) As the global Coronavirus outbreak spelt a series of museum closures and postponed performances and concerts, India's most-celebrated tabla maestro Ustad Zakir Hussain says that the humanity will need to come together to fight the pandemic.
- Top UK tourist spots offer virtual tours amid lockdown(09:12)
London, March 27 (IANS) The UK's most famous tourist attractions, ranging from palaces and castles to galleries and zoos, have started virtual tours to millions of people who were currently under a lockdown in the country due to the coronavirus pandemic.
- With no transport, migrants walking back to UP, Bihar homes(19:39)
By Anand Singh
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) As the nationwide lockdown over the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) crisis entered the second day on Thursday, a huge number of people were trudging back to to their native places in Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and even further.
- Bas karo workout videos: Farah Khan to other celebs(17:56)
Mumbai, March 26 (IANS) Some celebrities love to stay fit and share videos of their workout sessions with fans in these times of total COVID-19 lockdown, but it seems like others are not pleased with the idea.
- Was really itching to get back to playing cricket: Rohit(17:38)
Mumbai, March 26 (IANS) Star Indian batsman Rohit Sharma is holed up in his apartment like everybody else due to the three-week lockdown that was declared in the country on Tuesday as it grapples with the coronavirus outbreak. Rohit said that he is making do with running up and down the stairs of his building to stay fit.