Harnoor Gill to be honoured with ‘Bharat Gaurav’ Award in India

“We are delighted to inform you that your name is under consideration for the ‘Bharat Gaurav’ Award for your exclusive work for the country.”


“I was honoured and humbled to hear this amazing news from the India International Friendship Society (IIFS), New Delhi,” said Harnoor Gill.


Harnoor Gill, born in Hong Kong, is a 17-year old Canadian Sikh youth, who will be conferred with the prestigious ‘Bharat Gaurav’ Award.  This award comes with a Certificate of Excellence from the India International Friendship Society of New Delhi, India.  The award will be presented on January 8, 2016. Harnoor will be recognized for his outstanding services, achievements and contributions, raising the flag of India high outside the country.


Gill moved to Canada with his parents in Canada in 2002, and is a youth community activist.  He is a passionate youth always willing to help others, to serve local and global community. For the last three years, he has been tirelessly working to strengthen ties between India and Canada, on a local level. He has gone above and beyond to reach out to the youth in India and his efforts to boost the relationship between the two countries are immeasurable.


At the age of 14, Gill founded the Peace Welcome Club, in order to encourage youth to get involved in volunteering opportunities. Harnoor volunteers with many local organizations including World Vision Canada, Town of Halton Hills and Crime Stoppers of Halton.  He is dedicated to raising awareness about youth volunteering among youth worldwide. He has been published locally and internationally and on several online sites.  Harnoor has also been serving as the youngest Brand Ambassador for the Times of India. He has delivered keynote speeches to several academic institutions and universities in Canada during the last decade, and currently is on Board of the Laidlaw Foundation as an Youth Advisor. See more at: https://ca.linkedin.com/in/harnoorsinghgill

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Being a youth leader in the community, Gill has helped thousands of youth, from all parts of the world, to get involved in their communities and in their volunteer service requirement for high school to Canada. He has been associated with local youth in India to inspire them and help them become leaders in their communities with the goal of making a difference.

“We have inspired and encouraged our Youth Ambassadors to create and lead projects such as:  community clean ups, food drive and jean drives, to help the children in need. We have successfully participated in ‘Clean India project and raised awareness about reducing waste and make sustainable choices through write ups,’ said Gill.

Gill is also a recipient of; Punjabi Press Club of Canada’s Outstanding Achievement Award in 2014; the International ‘Diana’ Award in 2013; the ‘YMCA Peace Medallion’ in 2012; the ‘Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal in 2012 and Canada’s Top 15 Under 15, in 2011.

‘Bharat Gaurav’ Award was started in 1977, by the International Friendship Society that has been awarding NRIs for contributions in social work. This prestigious award has been presented  to prominent personalities include: Beatified Mother Teresa, General G V Krishna Rao, Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh Prem Kumar Dhumal, former Air Chief Marshal N C Suri, film stars like Sunil Dutt, educationists like Parimal Trivedi, Vice Chancellor Gujrat University, HA Ranganath; cricketers like Sunil Gavaskar and Olympic Silver Medallist in hockey Dhanraj Pillay.

Gill is invited to attend the annual function of IIFS “Global Participation in India’s Economic Development” scheduled to be held in New Delhi on 8th January, 2016. This conference is focused on meaningful and interactive sessions that would address the issues and concerns of the overseas Indian community effectively. Since 2016 marks the hundredth anniversary of the return of the greatest ‘Pravasi’ of all, Mahatma Gandhi from South Africa, it is desired that Global Friendship Day would be celebrated in a grand way.

IIFS is an old organization engaged in helping achieve India’s targeted economic growth and modernization IIFS objective is to provide a platform such as the ensuing “Global Friendship Day” to facilitate interaction between NRI & Government of India and State Governments with regard to their investment and mutual benefit. The organization has a goal to strengthen and enhance friendship around the world.

Also at this event Global Friendship Day, the Society confers ‘Bharat Gaurav’ Award to luminous personalities in India and abroad, who have glorified India with outstanding contributions in their specialized fields, such as science & technology, education, services providers industry, politics and social work, peace and harmony, religious activities, arts and literatures, etc.

Volunteer virtuoso, Gill believes that getting involved in the community is an essential part of anyone’s growth because when the community grows, everyone grows! No matter what your age is, you can raise a voice to issues that matter to you in your very own community.

To learn more credentials log on to https://www.facebook.com/PeaceWelcomeClub

Press release muhurat of AJAB SINGH KI GAJAB KAHANI

The Muhurat of the film “Ajab Singh Ki Gajab Kahani” was kickstarted at the hands of talented actor Shreyas Talpade. The Film stars 1st time in Film History, IRS Mr Ajay Singh, Debutant Yashika Basra, TV actress Ishita Ganguli, Govind Namdev, Yashpal Sharma, Akhilesh Mishra, Doli Bindra, Ali Khan, Comedy Actors Vikas Giri, Mukesh Ahuja & Pawan Sharma. Item Girl Rakhi Sawant is also attended Muhurat, she is also performing Item number in the film.

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It is interesting to note that IRS Mr. Ajay Singh who is posting as Dy. Commissioner at Jamashedpur, making his debut as a main lead in this film. This film story is also the real life story of Mr. Ajay Singh who playing lead in this film. Story & direction by Rishi Mishra.

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Producer Binod Kumar’s Sri Triveni Films International producing this film which is based on real character plays actual rolesl. Film is talking about corruption, Black money with resolution.

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The film which is an intense film with the accent on emotion has music composed by Sushant Shankar & Tanmay Pahwa. Shravanan is the cinematographer while Aishwarya Sharma is production head as well designer. PR is Deepak Chaudhari & Marketing my Mauli Motions.

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Producer Binod Kumar said, the film will go on floors on 15th Jan 2016 in real locations like Jamshedpur, Banaras & Delhi.

Bollywood Celebrities : New Year Celebration Plans

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s New Year plans

The Bachchan Bahu Aishwarya Rai Bachchan along with hubby Abhishek and their bundle of joy Aaradhya celebrated their christmas in New york and they plan on to celebrate their new years there too. The beautiful actress had been busy shooting for her upcoming biopic Sarbjit and had to take a week off to spend some quality time with her family. She will resume shooting as soon she back.

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Quote : “Wishing everyone a very Happy and a Prosperous New Year 🙂 .”

Tamannah Bhatia’s New Year plans

The fine actress Tammanah Bhatia bids adieu to this year with abundant content.  The busy actress who wouldn’t spend her birthday due to her hectic schedule will take her parents for an international tour on this New Year’s Eve. The family will be flying to Charlotte, North Carolina, where they will spend the New Year week.

Her New Year quote is: “I am highly satisfied with the way by 2015 has gone and I am really looking forward for the coming year to be even more fun filled! I wish all my loved ones a very happy new year and have a wonderful year ahead.”

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Sanah Kapurs New Year plans

The Gulabo Girl, Sanah Kapur will keep family first this New
Year’s Eve. She will be spending the New Year’s night with her family and few
close friends at a family friend’s house.
The next day of the forthcoming year, Sanah will be going for family
ritual ceremony which they follow every year.

Quote: I wish everyone Happy New Year; have a great and
wonderful year ahead. Spend every day with lots of positivity and happiness.

Parul Yadav ‘s New Year plans

“Every year, I welcome the new year with my family. We drive out of mumbai to any nearby hill station and stay the night and celebrate. Well, this year its going to be different as my film ‘Killing Veerappan’ releases on the first day of the new year that is 1st of January! So I am going to be celebrating my new year’s eve with my audience at the premiere of ‘Killing Veerappan’. I look forward to it and I wouldn’t have it any other way! This will be one of my best ways I would be welcoming a new year!”

Quote ” Nonetheless, 2015 has been a great year for me and many of my wishes came true. Have recieved allot of love and support from the audiences and from the industry an i hope it continues on to 2016! I wish to keep entertaining and inspiring and i pray that 2016 brings alot of success and happiness to everyone. Wish you all a very happy and prosperous new year! god bless!

Manoj Bajpayee New Year plans

The fine actor Manoj Bajpayee who has series of interesting movies lined up for the coming year has decided to spend this year’s New Years in the capital with his relatives and in-laws. The actor has decided to make this trip special by visiting the ancient monuments and historical places in Delhi in order to educate his little toddler.  He will bring in the new day of forthcoming year with his family at a relative’s place in Delhi.

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Manoj Bajpayee’s New Year quote: “I would like to wish everyone a happy new year. Wishing you everyone a year full of love, peace and prosperity.”

Subhash Ghai’s New Year plans

The showman of Bollywood, Subhash Ghai has decided to spend his New Year’s with his family in the exotic place Goa. He shall celebrate the last day of the year with his close ones in a private place in Goa.

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Subhash Ghai’s New Year Quote – “Till now I was protesting for my rights. Period – In 2016 I will perform my duties first before asking for rights My New year resolution is to bring Mukta arts back as top film producers in 2016-17.”



Zeishan Quadri :

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New Year Quote :  It’s been a wonderful year with my debut film “Meeruthiya gangsters” as a director released this year. Also , sarabjit has started in November and feel proud to don the producers hat for this venture.My motto for the coming year would be ” work sleep work repeat”

New Year Resolutions for 2016 ( Bollywood celebrities)

Sanah Kapur:

I don’t generally make any resolutions at the beginning of the year because I’ve noticed that for me if i make a new year resolution its the one thing that doesn’t end up happening

Shubhas Ghai quote. –

Till now I was protesting for my rights. Period – In 2016 I  will perform my duties first before asking for rights. Me to me. “”
My plans are to bring Mukta arts back as top film producers in 2016-17 .I will look into my duties first  towards my society  than my rights.  “.

Manoj Bajpayee

Don’t believe in new year resolutions bit surely look forward to meeting new challenges and ways to solve them through sincerity and good intention. An effort to be a better human being is a constant in my life and will be so in new year too.

Parul Yadav.

i dont believe in new year resolutions. i believe that if there is something in you that you need to rectify, it should be done the moment you realize it and not wait for a whole new year to come.

Zeishan Quadri

I want to start my day early so that I have more hours to work and work hard…I dream of starting my days with the early sunrise and pushing off to sleep early.. Work hard and be merry is my motto…

Hemant Tantia coming up with his new solo ‘Bharat Maa Ke Santan Hain Hum’

He is an IRS, Deputy Commissioner of Customs and He is an extremely talented singer cum guitarist, Poet, Painter and Sculpturist. He is none other than Hemant Tantia being a Government Officer he also follows his dream and become an solo singer. When he is not adding to the government’s kitty, Hemant Kumar Tantia, smolders the famous midnightoil to make soul-blending melodies. Hemant Kumar is the one who has put his hard efforts and rigorous practice in Music that paid him off eventually and All India Achievers Conference [AIAC] has conferred upon him the prestigious award “Arch of Excellence Award”.

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A passionate guitar player, he once played the guitar and sang with the late Shammi Kapoor at the latter’s residence. His music album like “Madhoshi” and a Tribute Song on Sachin Tendulkar “Ye Hai Sachin” brought him lots of accolades and praise. Many celebrities from Bollywood and dignitaries of the country have given their valuable comments on his achievements. Hemant Tantia has been accorded with many awards and citations.

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Hemant Tantia is currently working on ‘Bharat Maa Ke Santan Hain Hum’ (We Are the Children of Mother India), a non-commercial patriotic audio video, to be launched on YouTube on January 26. The song, a tribute to the country, celebrates India’s glorious history, its delightful diversity and recalls the sacrifices freedom fighters made to get us freedom. The song also salutes our brave soldiers who risk their lives so that we can sleep peacefully and encourages us to protect our freedom. He will soon send its copies to, among other VIPs, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Pranab Mukherjee.

Hemant Said, “The late APJ Abdul Kalam heard it and I had explained its meaning to him. We received several of his autographed books, which are my precious possessions today.”

Hemat Tantia earned the “admiration” of several other Bollywood biggies, including Priyanka Chopra, Rishi Kapoor, Sanjay Khan and Bappi Lahiri, for his song ‘Yeh Hai Sachin’ when the cricketing legend scored his 100th century in international cricket.

The reporting and pics by KAB!R M ALI


Mumbai Global Achiever’s Award held with much fanfare A unique award show to honour the achievements of people from different walks of life was held in Mumbai at bhaidas hall, juhu Veteran actor Jeetendra lit the lamp along with Saraswati Devi and kickstarted Mumbai Global Achiever’s Award 2015. Rajkumar Tiwari, Group Editor of Mumbai Global welcomed the audience and said that he has launched this event to start Mobile medical vans for free treatment for poor villagers.

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Actors Manoj Joshi, Rajpal Yadav, Arjumman Mughal, Sanchiti Sakat, Yash Sehgal, Harshi Madparia, Anil Rai Mani, Imran Hasni, K. k. Goswami, Marina Kuwar, Dillzan Wadia & Ehsaan Qureshi were presented with awards for their contribution to Indian Cinema.

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Journalists Mithilesh Sinha, Parag Chapekar, Anurag Pandey & Chandidutt Shukla, won awards in the field of journalism. Aneel Murarka was felicitated for his immense service to humanitarian causes. other award winners were Richa Gaur, Narendra Telu, Javed Siddiqui,
Raju Tank, Kailash Masoom, Sunil Motwani, Dr. Ajay Mohan Sahay, Mazhar Khan, Musa Khan and Acnhor Saundarya Garg. 

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>Awards were also bestowed upon Honest taxi drivers, Auto Drivers, Dabbawalas, social activist, businessman, doctor, farmer for their commitment in making this world a better society to live in.

Family, Social and Musical Hindi play, ‘Mann Rangiya’

SAAVM Theatre Group’s Family, social and musical Hindi play, ‘Mann Rangiya’ is scheduled to open on 9 January 2016 at Rang Sharda, Bandra (West) at 8.00 PM. Anand Mudra is presenting the play. The writer- director-Music director is Sushil Singh.

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Play is inspired by Bharatmuni’s Natyashastra and displays new age feelings of humans. Feelings like anger, fear, and happiness are shown in Eyes. Rangla played by Sushil Singh and Rangli played by Nancy Thakkar go to village fair. Then they go to a Nawab’s palace and see statues with different feelings and they start talking to them with the help of Samay in fictitious manner. Nine stories are told. Mann Rangiya is musical presentation through Drama and poetry with content of emotional and social behavior of human being, it creates an awareness and relationship of conscious and sub conscious mind and its perspective of action-reaction, and it’s a thought provoking social drama.

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Sushil Singh, the Founder & Director of SAAVM has been associated with movies and theatre since 25 years. For past 10 years, Saavm has been conducting plays and workshops.  Sushil has taught finer aspects of acting to Hrithik Roshan, Arjun Rampal,Mandana Karimi and Fardeen Khan to name a few.

“Human beings are very influenced with the emotions which they are not aware of. Hence they commit crime and fall in love or they do good and bad things. We are trying to portray that in the play,” says Sushil Singh.

The play actors are Sushil Singh, Nancy Thakkar, Pankaj Mishra, Jagdish Bhosle, Rituka Tandon,  Madhumita Kumar, Shikha Chhabra, Priya Shrestha, Anuradha Shabadi, Rammnik Maan, Mohammad Mohsin, Abhimanyu Aggarwal, Amith Nirpal, Haider Ali, Sabar Kashyap, Aanand Seth and others. This is the third show of the play in Mumbai. After this, they will perform in cities like Delhi, Lucknow, Allahabad, Bhopal, Indore, Ahmedabad, etc.