Video PlayerClose BUENOS AIRES, Nov. 19 (Xinhua) -- Football great Diego Maradona cited a lack of "unity" for his decision to resign as head coach of Argentina's Gimnasia La Plata on Tuesday. The 59-year-old explained in a social media post that he felt compelled to "step aside" after club president Gabriel Pellegrino ruled out running for another term in an election on Saturday. "It hurts my soul to make this decision... I was honestly surprised [at Pellegrino's announcement]," Maradona said in an Instagram post. "I felt that we were all together: the employees of the club, the coaching staff, doctors, officials, the people, and especially these players, who gave their all in every match." Maradona, who led Argentina to the 1986 World Cup title, took charge of Gimnasia in early September after agreeing to a contract that ran until the end of May. Gimnasia are currently 22nd in the 24-team Argentinian Superliga standings with ten points from 13 matches. Their hopes of avoiding … [Read more...] about Maradona: Leaving Gimnasia ‘hurts my soul’
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New Delhi: Actor Sanya Malhotra, who started her Bollywood journey with the critically acclaimed film 'Dangal', has always been passionate about dancing.The 26-year-old actor keeps treating her fans with her dance videos time and again on social media. While she hasn't gotten the chance to show her stunning dance moves on the big screen yet, she has had a special connect with dance over the years. Interestingly, she also choreographed Aamir Khan in the movie 'Secret Superstar'. Ayushmann & Sanya in a still from 'Badhaai Ho' (Photo: Web) 'Dangal' sisters Fatima Sana Shaikh & Sanya Malhotra celebrate Eid-Al-Adha with Kiran Rao & Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari! The 'Badhaai Ho' actor opened up about her journey from being a dance teacher and yoga instructor to entering the glamorous world of movies. During her college days, Sanya had joined the choreography society to learn and explore new dance forms and techniques. To continue with her passion, she joined a ballet company as an … [Read more...] about Sanya Malhotra shares her journey from yoga instructor to actor!
Movie: Photograph Director: Ritesh Batra Star Cast: Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Sanya Malhotra Rating: 4.5/5 Critically acclaimed film The Lunchbox fame director Ritesh Batra is back with another unusual love-story titled Photograph that stars Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Sanya Malhotra in lead roles. The film that released today charms with its simplicity and top notch performances by the actors involved. The film has already won applauds at the prestigious international festivals at Sundance and Berlin. Story: Rafiq (Nawazuddin Siddiqui), a struggling street photographer at Mumbai’s Gateway of India, convinces a reclusive topper student Miloni (Sanya Malhotra) to pose for a picture. Soon they form an unsaid bond that leads to self-discovery and a fascinating tale of slow-burn romance. Review: Just like every photograph has a story, this one too is a tale of an unusual love story between it lead characters who belongs to different religion, class, economic status … [Read more...] about Photograph Movie Review: Nawazuddin Siddiqui-Sanya Malhotra’s unusual love-story charms with its simplicity!
Filmmaker Ritesh Batra's film "Photograph" will be screened at the upcoming 19th Annual New York Indian Film Festival. The festival organisers have announced three of the films it will showcase during its annual week-long event in May, reports variety.com. The festival, which will take place from May 7 to May 12 at the Village East Cinemas in Manhattan, will screen "Sir", "Photograph" and "The Last Color" throughout the week, followed by a session with their respective directors. Photograph Movie Review: Nawazuddin Siddiqui-Sanya Malhotra’s unusual love-story charms with its simplicity! "We are proud to share a wonderful collection of new films from India," said festival director Aseem Chhabra. "This selection of exceptional titles showcases the beauty, power and glory of film storytelling at its best. Our audience will be excited by the protagonists and fall in love with their journeys," Chhabra added. Photograph stars Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Sanya Malhotra in lead roles … [Read more...] about Nawazuddin Siddiqui-Sanya Malhotra’s ‘Photograph’ to be screened at New York Indian Film Festival
'It's not really a surprise (the rule was changed). I genuinely think that no one ever thought that was going to happen and it did' IMAGE: New Zealand captain Kane Williamson. Photograph: Michael Steele/Getty Images New Zealand captain Kane Williamson says he was pleased to see the back of the controversial boundary countback rule, which gave England victory over his side in the World Cup final earlier this year. England won their first 50-over World Cup title in July after the scores at the end of the final and a super over were tied. Eoin Morgan's side hit 26 boundaries to New Zealand's 17. The International Cricket Council scrapped the rule last month, with teams now due to play super overs until a winner is found. "It was hard to take," Williamson told reporters at Bay Oval on Wednesday, a day before his side's first Test against England. "But at the same time, despite not agreeing how they would decide on a result, it was already in place."It's not really a surprise (the rule was … [Read more...] about Williamson pleased boundary count-back rule scrapped