scores a goal
|The football industry in
Jalandhar has never had it so good. Thanks to the FIFA World
Cup-generated rage for the game, more than 75 lakh footballs have been
exported to all corners of the world in the past six months. Varinder
footballers may not have been able to make their way to the FIFA World
Cup, but lakhs of colourful footballs — all made in Jalandhar — have
found their way to various parts of the world.
BIG DEMAND: The football industry in Jalandhar caters to football fans the world over.
— Photos by the writer
A taste for
a sound note
Subhash K. Jha
Karan Johar can’t stop humming the much sought after soundtrack of the
season. At a time when Himesh Reshammiya rules the roost, will Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy
score with their music in Johar’s Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna (KANK)?
"I am very proud of my music in KANK.
actress Cate Blanchett, clad in Alexander McQueen’s striking gown at
this year’s Cannes Film Festival, has been voted the most elegantly
dressed celeb by the online readers of Hello magazine, leaving a
host of designer-clad beauties trailing behind.