Yami Gautam reacts to Filmfare snub, says ‘don’t need validation from anyone’; Ayushmann Khurrana says he’s ‘so proud’ of her

Actor Yami Gautam has shared a statement on being snubbed at the recent Filmfare awards, for her performance in Bala. She wrote in an Instagram post that she felt compelled to say something in response to the ‘countless messages’ that she has been receiving, “for getting overlooked and not being nominated for (her) performance in Bala.”

Kidnapped man alerts colleague in Maithili language, police rescue him

New Delhi: Offered a chance to call his family or friends to arrange a ransom of R10 lakh, a kidnapped man called his colleague and spoke to him in the Maithili language to discreetly alert him about his situation. His colleague took the hint and called the police, who went on to set a trap and rescue the victim who had been confined in a running car for nearly 11 hours on Tuesday.