Initial Acquaintance: 

Arjun Kapoor and Malaika Arora knew each other when Arjun was reportedly dating Arpita Khan, while Malaika was married to Arbaaz Khan.

Support During Divorce: 

After Malaika's divorce from Arbaaz Khan, Arjun stood by her during her challenging phase, garnering attention and support.

Emergence of Relationship Rumors : 

 Rumors of a relationship between Malaika and Arjun began circulating, with speculation on Arjun's role in the breakdown of Malaika's previous marriage.

Public Appearances Together:

Malaika and Arjun attended events and made appearances together at TV shows and fashion events, fueling speculation about their dating status.

Cryptic Social Media Posts:

While neither confirmed their relationship, Malaika and Arjun shared cryptic posts on social media, hinting at their bond.

Malaika's Confession:

During an appearance on "Koffee With Karan," Malaika confessed that she likes Arjun Kapoor in one way or another.

Official Confirmation:

Eventually, Malaika and Arjun confirmed their relationship on Instagram, despite facing backlash and negativity on social media.

Facing Trolls Together:

Despite trolling, the couple supported each other and didn't shy away from addressing critics who questioned their relationship or age difference.

Marriage and Breakup Rumors:

Amidst rumors of marriage and then subsequent breakup, Malaika and Arjun continued to maintain their relationship status as private, neither confirming nor denying the speculations.