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Shockers: Faruk Kabir Redefines Horror with Kalki Koechlin and Dia Mirza

Dia Mirza at Beatles Cathedral, India

The series features actors like Dia Mirza, Kalki Koechlin, Amyra Dastoor Amit Sadh and Prateik Babbar. Shockers, written and directed by Faruk Kabir and produced under his home banner Spider Web productions is now available on Hotstar. Watch it here.

Meet Bros' PARTY ANIMALS feat. Poonam Kay, Kyra Dutt Video Song: Success Means Acceptance as Complete Entertainers


The party has just begun. While the industry has supported and applauded Meet Bros brand new single Party Animals, the urban Indian youth too has got hooked onto the song. "Party Animals was meant to be a party anthem. It does cater to people from all age groups who believe in letting their hair down and having a good time," says Manmeet. A week since the release of the song and it has already become the talk of the town.

Bollywood Actor Abhishek Bachchan Inaugurates New Facebook Office in India

English: Indian actor Abhishek Bachchan with w...

English: Indian actor Abhishek Bachchan with wife/actress Aishwarya Rai (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Facebook, the online social networking service with more than one billion users, have inaugurated their India corporate office in the commercial business district of Mumbai, in BKC (Bandra- Kurla Complex). The guest of honor for the event was none other than the very suave and social media savvy Abhishek Bachchan.

Abhishek Bachchan Has Over 9 Million Followers

NAVIC - India’s Swadeshi Satellite Navigation System: Up & Running

Dr. Vikram Sarabhai, the father of India's Spa...

Dr. Vikram Sarabhai, the father of India's Space Program. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

New Delhi, May 26 - The Indian space agency made a very special dash to complete India’s NAVIC – “Navigation with Indian Constellation” when the last of the seven satellites was successfully placed in the orbit by the polar satellite launch vehicle on April 28, 2016.  The Indian satellite constellation is already providing 24/7, 365 day coverage of the navigation signal throughout the Indian region.  This is a unique achievement by Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO).

Taking Bengali Music Heritage to the Next Generation

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The music of West Bengal is enriched with multiple genres and styles and Rabindra Sangeet  along with Nazrul Geet have always been in the forefront of this cultural phenomenon.

Whodunnit in Sonar Bangla? Didi’s Victory has a Pattern of Basuism | Nirendra Dev

Nirendra Narayan Dev The best part of West Bengal electoral battle of 2016 is the washout of the communists – a long deserving gift from the frustrated people. The worst part is perhaps the increased strength of mercurial Mamata Banerjee. One is saying so with utmost restraints and respect for people’s mandate.

Narendra Modi's 'Somalia' remarks: Bongs and Malayalis - The bond is beyond Karl Marx ! - By Nirendra Dev

So what does this bring about? Mallus and Bongs have something common to talk about.

My wife articulates it in her own wisdom: “West Bengal’s politics for last five decades has been essentially based on violent control of territory and merciless elimination of political rivals. Every Bengali worth his or her salt knows this. But when it comes to glib talks, most Bhadraloks will talk about jungle-raj in Bihar and insurgency-related killings in Assam and beyond”.

Hence my mallu friends are wasting no time to suggest that Modi has insulted Keralites!

Dia Mirza Visits Ashram where The Beatles Once Jammed


Actor and environmental conservationist Dia Mirza set on an enchanting journey with her television debut Ganga – The Soul of India. The show which airs its third episode on Sunday, May 15 is sure to intrigue many adventure enthusiasts!

Shweta Subram Impresses with Sindhi Folk Song in Collaboration with 'Sultans of String'

Shweta Subram
Shweta Subram

When three rockstar musicians come together it ought to be a recipe for success. Shweta Subram's latest with Toronto based Sultans Of String and sitarist Anwar Khurshid is a must add to your playlist.

Shruti Haasan to Collaborate with British Alt-Rock Band Dinosaur Pile-Up

Shruti Haasan
Shruti Haasan

Another biggie in her repertoire, Shruti Haasan is all set for an international music collaboration to sing and co-write tracks with the British alt-rock band Dinosaur Pile-Up for an album.

"GREEN EARTH - SHOBUJER OBHIJAN" - Sounak Chattopadhyay's Chinton Production to Perform Live in Kolkata

GREEN EARTH – SHOBUJER OBHIJAAN Poster (Sounak Chattopadhyay - Chinton)

It is a pleasure to write to you about my new production after 2 years. My production house Chinton has been showcasing concept shows in Kolkata since 2009. The last one we did was in 2013. It was titled “Green Earth – Shaymol Sukher Dhora” its theme was the relevance of Tagore’s ideology of the harmony of man and Nature, in the perspective of modern day human interference and climate change.

A Cute Mother's Day Message from Shraddha Kapoor

Shraddha Kapoor with her Mother
Shraddha Kapoor's birthday celebration with her mother

The Baaghi actress Shraddha Kapoor shared an adorable take-back picture on Social Media for Mother’s day. The light eyed beauty is seen sharing a happy moment with her mom on Shraddha’s birthday.

Surreal Realm Releases compilation album "Singles"

Surreal Realm
creates instrumental music that blends catchy melodies with electronic and symphonic elements.

Dia Mirza's unique Mother's Day wish (Video)

Actress and Environment Activist DIA MIRZA
Dia Mirza (C) WBRi Inc.

Dia Mirza is one of the loudest Champions of Nature in the country, and Dia Mirza took to Social media to pay a very special tribute to Mother Earth this #MothersDay!

Heena Panchal, Mahima Chaudhry, Swastika Mukherjee, Shaheb Bhattacherjee, Ridhima Ghosh Attend Opening of Hotel in Kolkata

Heena Panchal, Shaheb Bhattacherjee, Mahima Chaudhry & Ridhima Ghosh during the inauguration of Golden Tulip Hotel, Kolkata
Heena Panchal, Shaheb Bhattacherjee, Mahima Chaudhry & Ridhima Ghosh during the inauguration of Golden Tulip Hotel, Kolkata

A new hotel was inaugurated today in Salt Lak, Kolkata by many eminent personalities and stars like Mahima Chaudhry, Bollywood Actress; Swastika Mukherjee, Tollywood Actress; Shaheb Bhattacherjee, Tollywood Actor; Ridhima Ghosh, Tollywood Actress and many others.