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Tau of geophysics

A geophysicist of Indian origin has been selected the 'Sexiest Man Alive' by People magazine. Pony-tailed Michael Manga, a 37-year-old geology professor of UC Berkeley beat superstars Johnny Depp and Brad Pitt.

No screen tests

Ridhima Kapoor is one hot girl. Pity we won't get to see her run around trees like her parents Rishi and Neetu Kapoor did a couple of decades ago. They are planning to marry her off. Selfish parents, dare we say?

She's really bad

Armed with a clutch of crafty-girl roles on telly, Nigaar Z Khan is all set to unseat bad babes Rakshanda Khan and Urvashi Dholakia. Here's to the return of the vamp.

Sister act

While Ujjwala Raut sizzles on the international catwalk, sister Sonali will give it a pass. "I'm more interested in films," states the 20-year-old. "Modelling is only a stepping stone." Bold step.

January 2006

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