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3,100 Couples Tie The Knot In The Largest Mass Wedding in India Book of Records

New Delhi, India, Feb 05, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio / PRLog) India saw its largest wedding on February 2, 2010 when MLA Ravi Rana tied knot with the actress Navneet Kaur . There were 3,100 couples belonging to various socio-religious communities, 700 horses, 350 tongas, camels, several trucks auto rickshaws.

Miss Universe Ximena Navarette, Sanjana Jon, Sandeep Marwah to propogate the cause of Girl Child in India

Mumbai, Feb 06, 2011  (Washington Bangla Radio / PRLog) Miss Universe 2010 Ximena Navarette of Mexico and internationally renowned fashion designer Sanjana Jon joined hands with Sandeep Marwah, President, Marwah Studios for the promotion and propagation of social issues through media and other communication channel. The issues will include saving the girl child. The message that emerged at a glittering event organized on the campus of Marwah Studios here today was that instead of saving the girl child the thrust should be on celebrating the girl child as that would give dignity and respect to the fair sex which has been deprived to them since ages.

Krushna Abhishek and Kashmira Shah Love Lockup On Valentine's Day

Mumbai, Feb 09, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio / PRLog ) This week on UTV Bindass’ Love Lockup love birds of 4 years, Krushna and Kashmira, the celebrity couple who’s love has been seen and spoken about all the time. They had reached a point in their relationship when they were all set to take the “saat pheras” and had planned to live happily ever after. But currently all is not well in the lovers’ paradise of Krushna and Kashmira. The couple has decided to enter the Love Lockup in the hope to sort out their differences and reach a conclusion about their long lasting relationship.

Bollywood Actress Priyanka Chopra heats up UTV Bindass Love Lockup - reveals her way of overcoming issues

Actress PRIYANKA CHOPRA in MTV Bindaas Love Lockup Hindi TV ShowMumbai, India, Feb 09, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio / PRLog ) Priyanka soars temperatures high as she steps into UTV Bindass Love Lockup..!!

Every girl has her boy issues to deal with and Priyanka Chopra is no exception. Recently she went onto UTV Bindass Love Lockup. No, she aint there for the love ka last chance but to be the “sutradhar” to the celebrity couple, Krushna Abhishek and Kashmira Shah, who are going into the Love Lockup to solve their love issues. She revealed her way of overcoming these issues!!

The 2011 Justin Bieber Toy Collection Unveiled at New York Toy Fair

New York, NY, February 8, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio / PRWEB) On the weekend of his big movie release, Never Say Never, another Justin Bieber debut will be taking place across town. The Bridge Direct, Inc., manufacturer of the wildly popular Justin Bieber dolls, and Bravado, the only global, 360° full service merchandise company, will be rolling out a new range of toys based on the likeness and persona of the mega music superstar to retail buyers, press and the toy industry at the American International Toy Fair from February 13-16 at the Jacob Javits Convention Center.

Marilyn Monroe,Salvador Dali,Mick Jagger,Adolph Hitler in Remo's Controversial Painting and Video

PERSISTENCE OF MARILYN MONROE'S MEMORY - A TRIBUTE BY REMOHollywood, CA, February 8, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio / PRWEB) The latest Marilyn Monroe controversy is erupting with the world-premiere of a shocking new video and painting on YouTube, entitled "PERSISTENCE OF MARILYN MONROE'S MEMORY - A TRIBUTE BY REMO." Marilyn Monroe stars with strange bedfellows Salvador Dali, Mick Jagger, Adolph Hitler, Mona Lisa, Mae West and the Atomic Bomb in the painting and in the quasi documentary video.

ECO-Products International fair in New Delhi, India to Promote Green Consumerism and ECO-Culture Across Nations

New Delhi, India, Feb 9, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio / PIB-India) Growing population resource imbalances and looming threat of global warming demands rising concerns for sustainable living, the choice is to go for eco-powered technologies, eco-products and clean eco-energy.  The need of the hour is to adopt an eco-powered life style and provide clean eco-energy with zero co-generated pollution. Clean energy generation products wean you off the polluting or wasteful forms of energy and ensure our eco footprint enough to stomp out global warming.  As India graduates into a pulsating and growing economy, we are mindful of the pressing need to go for clean and green products. We also realize that the traditional methods and principles may become increasingly ineffective, therefore, need is to augment eco-productivity both at micro as well as macro level to realize our global competitive edge. Hence, India is organizing THE 7th Eco-Products International Fair (EPIF-2011) to showcase its eco and energy efficiency products and exchange the newer, cleaner and greener technology with the rest of the world.

Acharya Sanjoy Chakravarty's Science of Living

Acharya Sanjay Chakraborty
Acharya Sanjoy Chakravarty

The Sciene Of Living - Artists From Around The World
The Science Of Living Through Shabda And Sangeet - Artists From Around The World

Ankan, Kinjal, Reshmi, Bisak, Soumen
Ankan, Kinjal, Reshmi, Bisak, Soumen - Images © Aditya Chakraborty / WBRi

Calcutta, Feb 9, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio) Acharya Sanjoy Chakravarty, younger brother of Pandit Ajoy Chakravarty organized a programme recently at the Jodhpur Park Institute called ‘Science of Living through Science through Shabda and Sangeet’. It was a basically a programme which proved how scientifically we can get peace of mind through noise (not the pollution kind though!) and music and how it can soothe our feelings. A few people like Pandit Tonmoy Bose, Dr.Ranadip Ranjan Ghosh Roy and Dr. Santanu Banerjee as well as Pandit Maharaj Banerjee spoke on the effects of music on our human mind and also how music affects our minds.