Dipa Karmakar turns into bronze medal wearing Barbie doll for Women’s Day
Indian fans of Barbie had a reason to rejoice on Friday as the internationally known toy maker introduced a special series of figurines to commemorate Women’s Day. And India had a winner in gymnast Dipa Karmakar, who bagged the bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games in 2014 in Glasgow. She was the first Indian female gymnast to do so in the history of the Games. The new Barbie figurine in the likeness of Dipa has prompted adulation on social media, which went on to praise the company for its inclusive selection. Way to go, we say.
Boy dancing with teachers to SRK song wins hearts on Twitter
In a video going that went viral on Thursday, a student was seen giving a humble yet beautiful tribute to his teachers on the day of their farewell. In an attempt to make them feel special, the boy decided to dance with his teachers to tell them what they mean to him. The boy is seen shaking a leg, with some cool break dance moves to Tujh Mein Rabb Dikhta Hain from Rabb Ne Bana Di Jodi and his teachers also get grooving.
Borderline patriotism: Groom’s mehendi features IAF pilot Abhinandhan
A young groom from Indore named Shubham gave a new definition to patriotism by sporting a mehendi with the likeness of Wing Commander Abhinandhan Varthaman at his wedding. The youngster who runs a dairy business, said that he was highly motivated by the Air Force officer’s bravery. It seems he had told his bride to be that he was substituting her name with that of Abhinandan’s on the mehendi on his palm as believed in the notion of country above heart. And not just the bride, the two families also fully supported the groom’s patriotic gesture.