Sunday, 19 November, 2017

Bollywood set to 'stomp', 'rock' NY with IIFA show

Shahid Kapoor with host Siddharth Kannan at IIFA Stomp Shahid Kapoor with host Siddharth Kannan at IIFA Stomp
Ben Pena | 13 July, 2017, 14:11

After travelling for 15 years across 12 countries including Hong Kong, Canada and Malaysia, this year IIFA has dropped anchor at New York City.

The main IIFA green carpet event and award ceremony will be held at New York's MetLife Stadium on Saturday. This is time it is the shimmery location of NY. Wizcraft promotes the IIFA Weekend & Awards globally each year and travels to new, exciting and lovely destinations, taking the film fraternity with it to unite and celebrate the best of Indian film and culture, thereby taking Indian Cinema and India to a wider audience. Riteish Deshmukh and Manish Paul will be hosting the event, which is a tribute to the composer.

Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt arrive in the Big Apple for IIFA.

Supported by Consulate General of India - New York, Asia Society and US-India Business Council (USIBC), the Business Forum is an initiative which began in 2005 and has grown into a global platform. Saif is being accompanied by his children Sara Ali Khan and Ibrahim while Karan Johar, we assume is leaving his newborn twins Roohi and Yash behind.

Pak Army violates ceasefire in Kashmir's Kupwara, two jawans martyred
"In a cease-fire violation today two troops lost their lives in Keran sector of Kupwara", Indian military spokesman Col. There have been 23 ceasefire violations , 1 BAT attack and 2 incidents of infiltration attempts in June.

Varun, who is making his debut appearance at the IIFA awards, said he will paying tribute to his father David Dhawan by performing on the filmmakers' chartbuster songs.

He said in the coming month they looked forward to welcome more and more Bollywood filmmakers and stars for IIFA and beyond, adding that over the last five years, the number of Indian visitors in the United States had "nearly doubled".

Over 25,000 people are expected to attend Rahman's concert and over 40,000 people will be present at the awards.

"Udta Punjab" star Shahid Kapoor to "Dabang" actor Salman Khan, a bunch of B-town stars have already seen travelling from the airport and a series of their hot and loving pictures are something which you can not afford to miss. If she is in town, we are certain that she will join us at IIFA.

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