AZEEM Khan celebrated his 50th birthday at Poh in South Mumbai. Vikas Bhalla, Parvez Damania and Nisha JamVwal were seen enjoying the evening.
DHRUV Gurwara hosted a special preview evening of Bridal Asia with ace designers Falguni and Shane Peacock and Rawat Jewels at Asilo, Mumbai. Evelyn Sharma, Kanika Kapoor and Shibani Dandekar were seen at the fashionable do.
TINA Tahiliani-Parikh welcomed guests to the launch of the Ensemble’s new retail store in Santacruz West, Mumbai. Mehr Jesia Rampal, Simone Khan and Vikram Raizada were present at the launch.
DR PADMA Subrahmanyam staged the drama Krishna Thulabharam at Naradagana Sabha in Chennai, where Saraswathi Krishna Kumar played the lead. The musical was attended by N Murali, Sudha and YG Mahendra.
HUE showcased the unconventional fusion line by I AM DESIGN at their flagship Store on Hughes Road, Mumbai, with their muse Sagarika Ghatge. Hosted by Mahima Sayani and co-hosted by Shagun Gupta, the event was attended by Sandhya Shetty, Hrishitaa Bhatt and Madhuri R Sharma. CHITRAKALA and Raj Kumar hosted a unique fashion do with an accent on fitness at Westin, Chennai. The city’s glitterati like Aishwarya Arjun, Deepika Pillai and CK Kumaravel turned up at the event.
MARRIOTT International presented their collaboration with Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla for their brand ‘Shaadi by Marriott’ at JW Marriot, New Delhi. With Sonam Kapoor as the showstopper, the glamourous evening was attended by Shweta Nanda, Jaya Bachchan and Sara Ali Khan.
THE IMC Ladies’ Wing celebrated the opening of the 30th anniversary of the Women Entrepreneurs’ (WE) Exhibition at the NSCI Dome in Mumbai. Some celebrities spotted were Kokilaben Ambani, Sridevi, Poonam Mahajan, Rashmi Thackeray, Amruta Fadnavis, Kanika Kapoor and Kaushika Hemdev.
THE PREVIEW for the opening of the exhibition, ‘Parulscape’ by Parul Sharma was held at the Bikaner House, New Delhi. Curated by Swapan Seth, the evening saw the presence of Sheila Dikshit, Maneka Gandhi and JJ Valaya.
THE LADIES Study Group hosted an evening with Ustad Amjad Ali Khan, Amaan and Ayaan Ali Bangash, and moderated by Sagarika Ghose at Taj Bengal, Kolkata. Spotted at the do were Shandhan Pande, Usha Uthup and Namrata Sureka.
THE FALAKNUMA Palace and Radisson Blu Hyderabad saw ‘Theatre Weekends’ by Mohammad Ali Baig, Sharon Prabhakar and Denzil Smith, which paid tribute to theatre legend Qadir Ali Baig. A high tea was followed by Baig’s performance of globally celebrated play Quli : Dilon ka Shahzaada. Seen at the do were Razia and Noor Baig, AK Khan, Rummy Azad, Sherry Javeri and Lakshmi Devi.
RAELL Padamsee’s Ace Productions presented Murder in the City with mind illusionist Roy Zaltsman at the NCPA, Mumbai. The show was attended by Shabana Azmi, Juhi Chawla, and ex Chief Justice Mohit Shah, among others. THE FIFTH edition of Fface Calendar 2018 was launched at Club 82 in Kolkata. Spotted at the fancy do were Sudeshna Roy, Raj Chakraborty and Lopamudra Mandal Saha.
SHIVIKA Goenka organised a special preview and exhibition of 14 affordable artists from all over India—Paint versus Perception at The Loft at Quest Mall, Kolkata. Among other guests, husband Sashwat was also present at his wife’s successful do.
SUNNY Arora launched Xtreme Jordan under the aegis of FitZup at the Beachcomber, Sun N Sand, Mumbai. TV beauties Asha Negi, Kishwer Merchant, Pooja Gor, Priyanka Talukdar and Mrunal Thakur were present at the launch and seemed excited about their trip to Jordan.
Reshma and Salim Merchant
Bina and Talat Aziz QUITE AN ELEGANT SOIREE!
Azeem and Sameena Khan with Yasmin and Aly Morani
Aarti and Kailash Surendranath
Evelyn Sharma EVELYN WAS RESPLENDENT IN GOLD!
Mayank Anand and Shraddha Nigam
Surily Goel with Ujjwala Raut
Dhruv and Divya Gurwara
Mehr Jesia Rampal
DAPPER VIKRAM STRUCK QUITE A POSE. Vikram Raizada
Jaideep and Seema Mehrotra
Ekta Rajani with Anil Chopra and a friend
Tina Tahiliani Parikh
Shobana IT IS ALWAYS A DELIGHT TO SEE SHOBANA IN HER DANSEUSE AVATAR.
Deepa Vijay and Maya Varadaraja
Sudha and YG Mahendran
Lakshmi and Ravichander
N Murali Gayatri Kannan, Saraswathi Krishnakumar and Padma Subrahmanyam
WONDER WHAT SURPRISED AISHWARYA! Aishwarya Arjun and Deepika Pillai
SPORTING A NEW LOOK, SANDHYA? Sandhya Shetty
Bart and Shermain de Groof
Veena and Kumaravel
Imtiaz and Medha Deepu Rajkamal
Chitrakala and Raj Kumar
Hrishitaa Bhatt with Shagun Gupta
SHWETA SEEMED HAPPY TO BE IN THE COMPANY OF MOM, JAYA. Shweta Nanda and Jaya Bachchan
Neeraj Govil, Sandeep Khosla, Sonam Kapoor, Abu Jani, Khushnooma Kapadia and Cyrus Jal
Amrita Singh and Sara Ali Khan
Sridevi and Kokila Ambani SEE HOW SRIDEVI LOOKED INDULGENTLY AT THE AMBANI MATRIARCH!
Vanita Bhandari with Pheroza Godrej
Kalpana Shah, Amruta Fadnavis, Kaushika Hemdev and Sushma Arya
DON’T MISS THE NAFISA-FAROOQ CAMARADERIE! TOUCH WOOD… Nasa Ali with Farooq Abdullah
Maneka Gandhi with Parul Sharma
Raian Karanjawala with Praful Patel and Tony Jesudasan
Mani Shankar Aiyar
Aman Ali Bangash with Aveek Sarkar, Amjad Ali Khan, Ayan Ali Bangash and Sagarika Ghosh
Sarika Todi with Vinita Bangur
THE BANGASH BOYS WERE A PICTURE OF TOTAL REVERENCE. Alokananda Roy
Usha Uthup with Madhulika Kanoria
Sreya Pande with Shandhan Pande
Nayantara Pal Chowdhury with Namrata Sureka
SHARON HAD HER TONGUE FIRMLY IN HER CHEEK, LITERALLY SPEAKING! Sharon Prabhakar
Mohammad Ali and Noor Baig
Lakshmi Devi with Razia Baig
Suleman and Zeenat Hirani
Katherine Hadda with Michael Andrews
JUHI HAD A FAN GIRL MOMENT POSING WITH ROY! Roy Zaltsman with Juhi Chawla Shabana Azmi
Cyrus Broacha, Raell Padamsee and Kunal Vijaykar
COMFORTABLE ON THE COUCH, JAYA? Jaya Mishra
Raj Chakraborty and Neil Roy
Arjun and Nilanjana Chakraborty
Riddhima Ghosh and Gaurav Chakraborty
Subhashree and Sohom
Lopamudra Mandal Saha
Preeti, Sivika and Sashwat Goenka SHIVIKA AND SASHWAT LOOKED LIKE A PICTURE PERFECT COUPLE.
Sashwat and Shivika Goenka
Sanjeev and Preeti Goenka
PRIYANKA LOOKED READY FOR THE GYM. Priyanka Talukdar