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Bollywood Superstar Ranveer Singh Verve Man Power

Bollywood Superstar: Ranveer Singh

Text by Kiran C Khanna

Innovative leaders. Inventive actors. Out-of-the box thinkers. Creative minds. These 10 men grab the spotlight…#2: Ranveer Singh
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Power Superstar: Verve 2014 - Deepika Padukone

Power Superstar: Deepika Padukone

Text by Nasrin Modak. Photo courtesy: Van Huesen

One of the highest-paid actresses in Bollywood, her off-screen life is a favourite subject of tabloid reporting but on a personal level, she is extremely simple, grounded and driven
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Anju Modi with Artisans in Gujarat - 1
June 11, 2014

Threads That Bind

Text by Anju Modi

Having travelled to the interiors of Gujarat, fashion designer Anju Modi 
introduces the artisans who inspired the painstakingly-perfected costumes for Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela
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February 19, 2014

Verve’s Bollywood Style Awards 2014

Text by Viseshika Sharma, Photographed by Aneev Rao and Styling by Shirin Salwan

The fashion in films is no longer just inspirational, but also aspirational. Manish Malhotra’s designs for the lead couple in Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani proved irresistible to shoppers on Pernia’s Pop-Up Shop. Designer Anju Modi revealed that her creations for Goliyon Ka Raasleela Ram-Leela are so popular that she has been deluged with everything from timid requests to strident demands to recreate the looks for her clientele. And the humble half sari or dhavani from Chennai Express has become a fashion statement. Costuming has not just changed the viewing experience, but has altered the way we consume fashion.
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Ranveer Singh, Bollywood Actor
September 17, 2013

“I’m A People Pleaser”

Text by Shashi Baliga. Photographs by Rohan Shrestha.

He may not be the best-looking guy in show business or the most connected, but that hasn’t stopped Ranveer Singh from becoming one of the hottest young stars in B-town today. His latest success, the uber-romantic Lootera, has unveiled a new facet of his repertoire and pushed him up the charts. Add to that India’s hottest young actress, Deepika Padukone, by his side and he has got what most men his age can only dream of. Shashi Baliga gets the high-energy star to talk about himself, love and the movies
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