News - Calcutta & Bengal


By Sounak Chattopadhyay

Date: Saturday, February 6, 2010
Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: NETAJI BHAVAN, Kolkata, India




Complete Works Of Rabindranath Tagore Online - Full 18000 pages of Rabindra Rachanabali Internet Collection from West Bengal

Rabindranath Tagore - Complete Works - OnlineA brand new web-site based on the Drupal CMS (that is incidentally also used by Washington Bangla Radio, The White House, the Grammy Awards web-site and millions of successfull websites across the world) has been launched by the Society for Natural Language Technology Research (SNLTR) - Bhasha Projukti Gobeshona Porishad, West Bengal, India. The society is sponsored by the Dept. of Information Technology, Government of West Bengal.

Live Bangla Natok Kaar Credit Card at Bilaat Bangla Utsav 2010 with Filmstars June Malia, Biswajit Chakraborty, Sourav, Ambarish

WBRi Washington Bangla Radio Global Event Promotion Service:

The Bengali Play "Kar Credit Card" will be performed live on stage at the Bengal Shriram First Bilaat Bangla Utsav 2010 to London.

The actors and actresses in the play are popular heros and heroines of Tollywood Bengali Movie industry: June Maliah, Biswajit Chakraborty, Sourav, Ambarish, Sanjukta Ghosh and many others.

The celebration of Bengali arts and culture is organized by Panchamukhee.

BENGALI MOVIE Raktamukhi Nila June Malia DVDBeautiful Bengali Actress JUNE MALIA is a rapidly upcoming Bangla movie heroine. Her movies include Debraj Sinha's 2008 film Raktamukhi Nila (BUY Latest Bengali Movie DVD Online) with Sabyasachi Chakravarthy, Dolon Roy, Dipankar Dey, Bhaskar Banerjee; Buddhadev Dasgupta's 2002 movie Mondo Meyer Upakhyan / A Tale Of  A Naughty Girl (BUY DVD) with Samata Das, Rituparna Sengupta, Arpan Basar, Pradip Mukherjee, Sudipta Chakraborty, Ram Gopal Bajaj; Aniruddha Bhattacharya's 2009 film BOX NUMBER 1313 (DVD) with Parambrata Chatterjee, Paoli Dam, Biswajit Chakraborty, Sudeshna Roy, Kanchan Mullick and many more.

Venue: Harrow Arts Centre, Uxbridge Road, HA5 4EA
Date: 20th and 21st March, 2010
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Rahman in historic remake of "We are the World" - The 1985 USA For Africa Charity Song

Oscar winner musician A.R. Rahman (Slumdog Millionaire) is part of the remake of “We are the World” charity anthem recorded in Los Angeles (USA), which reportedly included over 75 world-class stars.

It was recorded in the same Henson Recording studio where the original was done about 25 years back. Besides Rahman, musical luminaries like Celine Dion, Kanye West, Natalie Cole, Tony Bennett, Jonas Brothers, Pink, Barbra Streisand, Miley Cyrus, Justin Bieber, Jamie Foxx, Lil Wayne, Wyclef Jean, Josh Groban, Snoop Dogg, Carlos Santana, Gladys Knight, etc., sang to help earthquake affected Haiti. Quincy Jones and Lionel Richie oversaw the production.

In We Are the World 2010 for Haiti, stars unite for Haiti Relief, including Lady Gaga, Jason Mraz, Bono, Eminem, Jay-Z - Redo and many others. It will make its world premiere during Vancouver Winter Olympics on February 12. Its accompanying video has been shot by Oscar winning Paul Haggis (Crash). Lionel Richie and Michael Jackson recorded the original, which featured 45 American music megastars and it reportedly raised over $30 million for African hunger relief. It was the first ever single to be certified multi-platinum.

Sufi teacher Peerullah acknowledged by A R Rahman for his Grammys - Download Top Sufi Music Album Songs Mp3

The Best Top Sufi Music MP3 Songs OnlineDownloadRahman thanked his spiritual Sufi teacher Peerullah on winning Grammys: Oscar winner musician A.R. Rahman (Slumdog Millionaire) has thanked his spiritual Sufi teacher Ameen Peerullah Malik Sahib on winning two Grammy Awards.
In his “thank you message” posted on his website, Rahman also thanked his “mentors”—Maniratnam, Shekhar Kapur, Subhash Ghai, and Andrew Lloyd Webber; his “friends”—Karan, Gopal, Vijay, Deepak Gattani, Mohan Chopra, Chris and Simon Long; Almighty; music teachers; Danny Boyle; Fox; his agents Sam Schwartz and Amos Newman;  his mother, father, sisters, “lovely” wife, and children; etc.

He started the “message” with: "Insane, eh? I never even dreamt about winning all these awards” and ends with: “Jaiho India...!"