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Watch: Lonely Song Remix from Khiladi 786 Hindi Movie

The Lonely song music video from Khiladi 786 has already become a rage among the Khiladi fans. Looking at popularity of the song, the Khiladi team has released a remix version of the track featuring the Akshay  Kumar, Honey Singh and Himesh Reshammiya.

The Lonely Song Remix has some really racy beats playing with the song. The song is surely going to be played in all the popular lounges and clubs across the country. 

“2 nights in soul valley” first look unveiled

A Scene from

PRO turned director Harish Sharma’s first directorial debut film '2 nights in soul valley', a fictionalized horror film inspired from a real life incident, is all set to release in December this year.

If You Lie, You Die: Eros International releases First Look Teaser Poster of Table No. 21 (2013)

Indian Bollywood Hindi Movie Poster Wallpaper Table No 21

Eros International presents a Next Gen Films movie, Table No. 21. The first teaser poster of the film which features the versatile actor Paresh Rawal in a complete different avatar has been released. The poster has Paresh Rawal donning a very edgy look, leaning on the Table No. 21 while he stares at you through his glasses.  The poster also reveals the tagline of the film that is, ‘If You Lie… You Die’.

Jacqueline surprises the cast and crew of Race 2 (2013)

Indian Bollywood Hindi Movie Actress Jacqueline Fernandez Poster Wallpaper Race 2

“Right before our last schedule, I attended another shoot back home in Sri Lanka.I brought back local cakes, sweets and tea that Sri Lanka is so famous for. The camera crew was predominantly from the South received chutney. I also bought back a spicy flavor of noodle that I endorse back home”.

Sophie Choudry cooks up a storm with Hungama Ho Gaya

British Indian Actress Model Singer and Dancer Sophie Choudry

“I’m overwhelmed with the kind of feedback the song has received .Ever since I came into the industry, people have always tagged me as ‘sexy’ and ‘hot’. So I decided to justify that in this video. Moreover, it’s been a while since we’ve had those popular videos. And the irony is that we all praise and appreciate Hollywood artists like Rihanna, Shakira or JLo for their glam, sexy videos. But on the home turf we have no equivalent.”

Interview: Pyarelal Sharma (of Laxmikant-Pyarelal Fame) on First Music Album "Aawaaz Dil se"

Indian Bollywood Hindi Movie Music Composer Laxmikant Pyarelal - Pyarelal Sharma

One need not introduce the sensational music composer Jodi Laxmikant- Pyarelal. They have been in the industry for decades now, giving beautiful melodies to the world of glamour. However, after the death of Laxmikant the melodies seized to come from Pyarelal Sharma. But after a decade of exile   the ace composer returns to the musical world. Pyarelal has composed for the album “Aawaaz dil se” which launches a debutante singer Pankaj Chaturvedi. The album is released by Music Company Eternal Dreams and the lyrics are penned by Sameer. We spoke to Pyarelal Sharma about his new venture. Here are excerpts from an exclusive interview with Pyarelal Sharma.

Interview: Internationally Acclaimed Rabindrasangeet Artist Shreya Guhathakurta

Shreya GuhathakurtaCleveland / Pittsburgh, Oct 3, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Internationally acclaimed Rabindrasangeet singer Shreya Guhathakurta chats with Arijit Chakraborty of Washington Bangla Radio during Shreya's 2012 North American tour in this interview.

As most of our audience is aware of, Shreya is a grand-daughter of Shubho Guhathakurta, founder of Dakshini and Gitabitan Tagore music and arts schools in Kolkata. Shreya therefore naturally grew up in an environment of Rabindrasangeet. Though her institutional training on Rabindrasangeet is from Dakshini, given her family background she has been fortunate enough to learn from stalwarts like Kanika Bandopadhyay who Shreya considers to be a second grandmother. Shreya took lessons from Mohordi from age 7 and is still learning music from her uncle Sudeb Guha Thakurta.

Deepika Padukone turns femme-fatale for Race 2

Indian Bollywood Hindi Film Actress Deepika Padukone RACE 2 (2013) Movie Wallpaper Poster

“Abbasji-Mustanji (directors) have mastered this genre. I was a bit nervous during the first couple of days since this is the first time I’ve attempted an action thriller, but they gave me a lot of confidence and made me feel comfortable” - Deepika Padukone.

WB Honours 2012 announced for leading organizations and individuals in the field of bathroom design and innovation

WB Lifetime Achievement Honour Lft- Anurag Yadav, Sheital Shetty & R K Somany
WB Lifetime Achievement Honour Lft  Anurag Yadav, Sheital Shetty & R K Somany

11 prominent people and organizations recognized for significant development and excellence in washroom design and facilities.

Race 2 (2013): Actress Deepika Padukone Racing on Digital Platforms for Bollywood Hindi Action Thriller Film

Indian Bollywood Hindi Film Poster Wallpaper Race 2 Actress Deepika Padukone
Deepika Padukone Race 2 (2013) Wallpaper / Poster. Deepika is extremely tech-savvy and this is also the first time an actor has launched the assets of the film on twitter. Needless to say, the response received was overwhelming and twitter was buzzing with excited responses.

Race 2 (2013): Vietnamese Trainers and African Fighters Train Action Hero John Abraham

Indian Bollywood Hindi Film Poster Wallpaper Race 2 Actor John Abraham

The hand-to-hand combat scene left John with an injury but the actor continued to push his body to its limit, with as many as 540 air-kicks, for which professional Vietnamese trainers and African fighters were flown down to train the actor.

YRF Merchandise launches Jab Tak Hai Jaan Diaries

Jab Tak Hai Jaan Diaries

Yashraj Films’ next ‘Jab Tak Hai Jaan’ has got yet another enticing merchandise to please their fans and spread the fanfare. YRF Merchandise has launched exclusive Jab Tak Hai Jaan merchandise that will include a set of diaries and notebooks embedded with the posters of the film.

Karan Johar: Encouraging New Talent

Karan Johar, Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt and Sidharth Malhotra talk to Sunny Malik about Student of the Year (2012) Bollywood Hindi Film
Karan Johar, Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt and Sidharth Malhotra talk to Sunny Malik (WBRi)

It has been a great year for Karan Johar and Dharma Productions as they released some of the biggest hits of the year like Ek Main Aur Ekk Tu, Agneepath and Student Of The Year. Karan is also back on his director’s chair with three newcomers - Sidharth Malhotra, Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt in Student Of The Year. The film was undoubtedly a success at the box office and Karan is overwhelmed with the response.

Narad Muni quits from ZEE TV Ramayan, Joins "Savdhan India"

By Sanjay Sharma Raj

Indian TV Actor Vijay Badlani as Narada in ZEE TV Ramayana Serial

Indian TV Star Vijay Badlani as Narad Muni in ZEE TV Ramayan Serial

Mumbai, Nov 8, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Vijay Badlani, who is playing a role of Narad Muni in Ramayan in Zee TV, has now quit over differences with producers. As per Badlani, the producers promised Narad Muni's role in every episode, but it has not turned out to be that way.

Now he has been approached by a leading production houses for a good role in prime time. Soon he will be seen in a serial called "Savdhan India' produced by Endmol for Life Ok channel. Vijay Badlani says that this serial will be an eye opener for India.

Indian TV Star Vijay Badlani

Indian TV Star Vijay Badlani

Indian TV Star Vijay Badlani

Actress Yaami Gautam Rescues Her Fan in Kolkata

Indian Bollywood Hindi Film Actress Yaami Gautam

Recently on her trip to Kolkata, actress Yaami Gautam came to a fan’s rescue ensuring that she stayed with him until he was properly tended to.