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Bangla Natok RAJA Presented by Natyam to mark centenary of composition by Rabindranath Tagore

[Saswati Guha Thakurta in Bangla Natok Raja presented by Natyam]

Calcutta, March 18, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio) Natyam Theater Group of Kolkata will present Rabindranath Tagore's play RAJA to commemorate the centenary of its composition.

নতুন জয়ঢাক

জয়ঢাক পত্রিকার ৩৬তম সংখ্যা (ত্রয়োদশ ইন্টারনেট সংখ্যা) প্রকাশিত হল। এই ঠিকানায় দেখুনঃ । 

Double dose of comedy in ‘Double Dhamaal’ the upcoming Hindi flick

Mumbai, March 18, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio / Kreation Guru) Director Inder Kumar is all set to impress the comedy-loving audiences with double doses of masti and fun with his upcoming release ‘Double Dhamaal’. The film is a sequel of the 2007 blockbuster Dhamaal and promises to be more entertaining than its predecessor. The film marks the silver jubilee of Maruti International that is co-owned by Inder Kumar and Ashok Thackeria. The duo has delivered numerous hits like Beta, Dil and Ishq.

Sreelekha Mitra talks about Ardhangini Ek Ardhsatya and her films 7 days, Uro Chithi, Kalidas O Chemistry, Mondo Meye Bhalo Meye

[Sreelekha in Ardhangini Ek Ardhsatya Hindi Film Poster]Michigan, USA, March 17, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio) Sreelekha Mitra is a remarkable actress and a widely known name in the worlds of Bengali and Indian cinema, television and advertisement. Her memorable performances in award winning films like Mondo meyer upakhhan (DVD), Kantatar (DVD), Tolly Lights (DVD), Smiriti Medur are just to name a few.

Sreelekha kindly spared some time out of her busy schedule to talk to Bidisha on WBRi. We are confident you will spend a wonderful time listening to Sreelekha talk about herself, her recent Hindi film Ardhangini Ek Ardhsatya and other upcoming films.

Mouli Ganguly Signs Up With Haranath Chakraborty

Mouli Ganguly Signs Up With Haranath Chakraborty

March 18, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio / Pen Men at Work): The sultry Mouli Ganguly is getting in shape to finally be an actor again. We will not be rude and ponder over why she was MIA for the past few years! For now, Mouli has got her hands on project spearheaded by an exceptionally talented director- Haranath Chakraborty.

Miley Cyrus, Among Other Celebs on Hack List

Miley Cyrus, Among Other Celebs on Hack List

March 18, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio / Pen Men at Work): The life of some fifty odd celebs in America is bereft of privacy as some maniac bunch of internet hackers is out on prowl. This group has chosen the top celebs to get access to their personal details like photos and videos and use them inappropriately. TMZ has got a hook of some of the top names on the list. Among those you love and may want to know about are Miley Cyrus and Vanessa Hudgens, who plays Gabriella in the High School Musical series.

John and Genelia's Wedding That Almost Was

John and Genelia's Wedding That Almost Was

March 18, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio / Pen Men at Work):
Bipasha Basu has not been in the news for quite some time now. But here's some shocking news... errr... gossip! Bipasha’s boyfriend John Abraham probably has a new woman in his life - the sweet Genelia De’Souza. And the latter two recently got married – almost!

Namastey London 2 is finally here!

Mumbai, March 17, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio / Kreation Guru) After years of coaxing, director Vipul Amrutlal Shah is ready, convinced and confident about the making of the sequel to 2007’s highest grosser Namastey London. Not only did the film succeed at the box office with earnings of more than 140 crores but it also laid the stepping stones to one of the most romantic onscreen Jodi of Bollywood---Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif. Namastey London was their first blockbuster together.