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Mimi Chakraborty and Parambrata Chattopadhyay Unveil Ethnic Garment Store in Kolkata

Bengali Actress MIMI CHAKRABORTY
Mimi Chakraborty

Tollywood actors Parambrata Chatterjee and Mimi Chakrabarty recently came together to launch Mohey, the latest store by Manyavar.  This marks the beginning of the brand Manyavar known for the ethnic wears for men, into women wear.


Watch: Sonam Kapoor surprise revealed video

Actress Sonam Kapoor (WBRi File Photo)
Sonam Kapoor (WBRi File Photo)

An elated Sonam Kapoor, said: “I absolutely adore my fans! One of the most enjoyable things about what I do is getting out there, meeting people and hearing reactions to my work. My App means I’ll now be able to keep in touch and share experiences with fans worldwide, even when I’m busy filming.”


Half Ticket: Fox Star Studios Debuts in Marathi Films

HALF TICKET (2016) New Marathi Movie Official Poster 3

Marathi film industry has been in the news lately and for all the right reasons. Their style of storytelling and the quality of content has rewarded them with a lot of attention and appreciation. The industry is also getting noticed by international studios. Fox Star Studios India is making its debut in the Marathi Film industry.


Saregama Launches MUSIC CARDS - 150 Songs in Pre-loaded 4GB USB Memory Sticks Make Perfect Gift for Your Loved Ones

By Seema Mukherjee

150 Songs in Each Music Card - ultra-portable USB flash drive

Saregama, an RP- Sanjiv Goenka Group owned music label in its continuous endeavour to offer its listeners quality music from its vast and rich repertoire has launched an innovative product simply named, ‘Music Card’.


Kate Sharma Music Video Shooting Stills for Gulabi Aankhen Remix

Actress and Model Kate Sharma
Kate Sharma

Model and actress Kate Sharma was spotted shooting in Mumbai for a remix music video of the favourite track Gulaabi Aankhen. Gulaabi Aankhen Jo Teri Dekhi sung by Mohammad Rafi is an all-time every-green romantic song which has survived the test of time. The remix of the track was done by DJ Purple Fire and was shot at Madh Island and Gorai beach in suburban Mumbai two days ago.


Is Sonam Kapoor in need of an intervention?

Actress Sonam Kapoor
Sonam Kapoor

Sonam Kapoor has released an extremely mysterious video on her Facebook page today which has left her fans wondering, what the actress could possibly be up to. The video in question shows Sonam’s friends Atul Kasbekar, Rhea Kapoor, Swara Bhaskar and Namrata Soni extremely worried and confused about her peculiar and suspicious behavior.


Meet Bros Searching for Singing Talent on Social Media


MEET BROTHERS (MEET BROS)
Meet Brothers

The musical duo, Meet Bros had got everyone raving about their upbeat and catchy tunes. After their successful spell of party numbers like ‘Pink Lips’, ’Baby Doll’ and ‘Chitiyaan Kalaiyaan amongst many others, the brothers have mastered the romantic genre as well.


A new star is born: Mahesh Bhatt on Anmoll Mallik

Singer Anmoll Mallik (WBRi File Photo)

Anmoll Mallik, the voice behind songs like Naagin Dance (Bajatey Raho) and Old School Girl (Tanu Weds Manu Returns), recently won the MTV Rising Star award The GIMA 2016 and has been receiving a lot of appreciation lately from industry legends.


Sonam Kapoor Vacations in Austria with Family

Sonam Kapoor at Filmfare Pre-Awards Party (WBRi File Photo)
Sonam Kapoor at Filmfare Pre-Awards Party (WBRi File Photo)

Sonam Kapoor took off to Austria on a two-week long family vacation with Anil Kapoor, Sunita Kapoor her sister Rhea and her brother Harshwardhan.


Akshay Oberoi visits Ghanteshwar Hanuman Temple for "Laal Rang" (2016) Film Co-Starring Randeep Hooda and Piaa Bajpai

Actor Akshay Oberoi
Akshay Oberoi

On the occasion of Hanuman Jayanti on the 22nd of April, actor Akshay Oberoi visited the famous Ghanteshwar Hanuman Temple in Mumbai to seek blessings for his film Laal Rang that released on the same date and to pray for his co-star Randeep Hooda to get well soon.


The Uttarakhand Politico-Legal Battle: and Indian Media's Very Own Crisis of Credibility - Nirendra Dev

So immature reporting surfaced – almost in the manner 19-year-old Kanhaiya Kumar became a threat to India’s incumbent prime minister! Harish Rawat became instantly a chief minister. Even popular media organizations, supposed to thrive on credibility the vital C of A,B,C of journalism started addressing Harish Rawat as chief minister.



Hot Models at Birthday Party of Mac and Jude at Starline Productions

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Starline Productions – Mumbai’s biggest casting, talent and production house is known for casting a lot of artistes and actors for TV serials, TVC ads, print shoots and other projects.The company recently announced its plan to launch five film projects this year. CEO and Photographer of Starline Productions Jude Fernandes in an interview to news portal IndiaNewsNetwork.IN said, Starline Productions has very ambitious plans for the coming few months and plans to take the entire industry by storm.


Rev. Zenji Nio Wows Washington Elite With Rousing Speeches

A Greco-Buddhist statue, one of the first repr...

A Greco-Buddhist statue, one of the first representations of the Buddha, 1st-2nd century CE, Gandhara. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Rev. Zenji Nio who has been dubbed the “foremost Buddhist expert in the world and the only contemporary expert from the world’s oldest Buddhist lineage” by the Indian Express as well as “the most sought after chaplain of the Pan Am and Parapan Am Games” by the National Post is bringing his trademark style of combining soaring British motivational speaking with rare Buddhist expertise to America’s capital.


Shemaroo signs catalogue deal with Spuul

Amar Akbar Anthony

Amar Akbar Anthony (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Shemaroo Entertainment, an established content house in India signs yet another catalogue deal with Spuul, the popular online streaming service for Indian cinema. The two industry giants have been working closely to encourage legitimate consumption of Indian Cinema on digital media. Leveraging on their existing relationship, the companies have come together to create a larger library on the digital platform, in order to offer an enhanced viewing experience online.


Abhishek and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan: Nine Years of Man and Wife Togetherness

Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

We came across an adorable picture of Abhishek and Aishwarya that Junior Bachchan recently uploaded on social media. The image marks the couple celebrating 9 years of marital bliss.