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Katrina Kaif Bollywood’s Most Popular Actress: Study

Indian Bollywood Hindi Film Actress Katrina Kaif with Superstar Shahrukh Khan

Katrina Kaif is one of the few actresses who are honored with solo posters despite starring an A-list actor...that speaks volumes for her popularity…Apart from that her success ratio is among the highest in Bollywood.



Saif Ali Khan Goes "Golden" for RACE 2 (2013), Brings Sexy Back with New Look

Indian Bollywood Film Actor Saif Ali Khan in Race 2 (2013)

Sporting a bronzed tan and a ripped lean look,the actor takes the sex appeal notches higher in the sequel to the 2008 blockbuster. Produced by Tips, the action thriller Race 2 starring Saif Ali Khan, John Abraham, Deepika Padukone, Jacqueline Fernandez, Anil Kapoor and Ameesha Patel is scheduled to open on the release date of 25th January, 2013.

Indian Bollywood Film Actor Saif Ali Khan in Race 2 (2013)



Issues, Not Outreach, Account for Vast Majority of Asian Americans Voting Democratic

According to the results of the Asian American Election Eve Poll, a first-time joint project by the Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund (AALDEF) and the National Coalition for Asian Pacific American Community Development (National CAPACD), although 41% of Asian Americans tend to vote Democratic, a large proportion of Asian Americans describe themselves as independent (29%), and 14% of Asian Americans are Republicans.



New York Poll Workers Struggle with New Hurricane Sandy Election Rules

The Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund (AALDEF), which monitored election poll sites in New York as part of its national poll monitoring and exit polling program, observed numerous poll workers ignoring the Executive Order and giving incorrect instructions to voters.



Nat'l Asian American Election Eve Poll Shows Immigration Reform & Health Care Drive Fastest-Growing Minority Group to the Polls

Although a large proportion of Asian Americans describe themselves as independent (29%), 41% of Asian Americans are Democrats and 14% of Asian Americans are Republicans.



Hard Kaur and Kailash Kher meet Udan Sikh Milkha Singh

Indian Female Rapper Hard Kaur, Sufi Singer Kailash Kher, Field Hockey Player Milkha Singh
Hard Kaur, Milkha Singh and Kailash Kher

Mumbai, Nov 6, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) As much as the glamour world dominates us in much the same way all of us are influenced by the sports world. And when you see a Rockstar clicking pictures with any sportsmen we realize how very iconic a sports personality’s stance in our world is.



Vivek Oberoi and Neha Sharma in "Jayanta Bhai Ki Luv Story" (2013) Valentine's Day Romantic Comedy: Film Preview

Indian Bollywood Film Hindi Movie Actress Neha Sharma
Neha Sharma at the Promo launch of 'Jayanta Bhai Ki Luv Story' (Image via Wikipedia)

Starring Vivek Oberoi and Neha Sharma, the entertaining comedy that follows a gangster’s love story marks the directorial debut of Vinnil Markan.


Yajness Shetty Wishes All the Best to Claudia Ciesla for Khiladi 786

By S.B.Sharma

Claudia Ciesla and Yajness Shetty in Martial Arts Training

Yajness Shetty believes that a girl’s body is more flexible and pliable so it is easier for a girl to learn martial arts. About Claudia Ciesla, he has only words of praise. “Claudia has worked very hard. She was never late and put her heart into the training. Martial arts depend on one’s dedication and practice. It helps in everything whether it is on a professional or personal level. People feel more confident and healthy. Their body responds positively to every challenge. I suggest Martial arts, Yoga and meditation to everyone. All the best to Claudia for Khiladi 786.”

Claudia Ciesla and Yajness Shetty in Martial Arts Training



AALDEF to Proceed with 14-State Election Monitoring and Exit Polling of 10K Asian American Voters After Hurricane Sandy

The Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund (AALDEF) will dispatch over 800 attorneys, law students, and community volunteers to 14 states to document voter problems on Election Day. AALDEF will also conduct a nonpartisan multilingual exit poll in 13 languages to get a snapshot of Asian American voting preferences.

Claudia Ciesla's Balma Akshay Kumar

German Bollywood Actress Model Claudia Ciesla

"Ganesh master’s choreography did magic on me, I could explore myself, now I know what my body is capable of”.

German Bollywood Actress Model Claudia Ciesla

(H.S.Communication)



Rap Queen Hard Kaur Meets Sufi King Kailash Kher

Kailash Kher and Hard Kaur

While in the public place we often bump into our acquaintances, friends or family.



Son of Sardar Releases Dialog Promos

Eros International & Ajay Devgn Films in association with Viacom 18 Motion Pictures presents Ashwini Dhir’s ‘Son of Sardaar’ starring Ajay Devgn, Sanjay Dutt, Sonakshi Sinha and Juhi Chawla, is slated for a 13th November, 2012, Diwali release! The film promises to be a complete entertainer with never seen before festival fun and dhamaal for audiences!

Eros has also released a set of rib-tickling promos to give the audiences a glimpse of what they can expect from this Diwali entertainer.

Watch the promos here >


RACE 2 Launches it's First Digital Asset: Deepika Padukone Unveils Logo on Twitter

Deepika Padukone Launches RACE 2 Logo

Mumbai, Nov 5, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Deepika Padukone has created quite a stir online by unveiling the Race 2 logo on twitter. Deepika tweeted with the Race 2 logo, ‘And the RACE begins!!! here's the LOGO...exclusively for you guys!!!’


Nikhil Advani's Delhi Safari shortlisted for Oscars in the animation category

Indian Animated Movie Poster Delhi Safari

Mumbai, Nov 5, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) After wooing the audiences worldwide, Nikhil Advani’s animated adventure Delhi Safari has made its grand entry to world’s most prestigious movie recognition award ceremony. The film has been shortlisted for the 85th Academy Awards in the animation category.


The First ever South Asian Carriers’ Meet begins in Dhaka Nov 16-17 (ICT Journalist Press Meet held)

(4th from left) A.B.M. Reazuddin Mosharaf, Chief Executive officer of Windmill Advertising Limited & Co convener of SACM giving his presentation on Press meet today 05 November at BASIS Conference room in Karwan Bazar
(4th from left) A.B.M. Reazuddin Mosharaf, Chief Executive officer of Windmill Advertising Limited & Co convener of SACM giving his presentation on Press meet today 05 November at BASIS Conference room in Karwan Bazar

Dhaka, Nov 5, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) A two-day South Asian Carriers’ Meet (SACM) 2012, a unique platform to meet wholesale telecom carriers, interconnect exchange operators, sub-sea and terrestrial cable operators and date service providers, will begin on November 16, 2012 in the city of Dhaka, Bangladesh, according to a press release.

Post and Telecommunications Minister Advocate Shahara Khatun will inaugurate the two-day event at Radisson Blu Water Garden Hotel here. Secretary of the Ministry, Honorable Chairman of Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) will attend the meet as special guests. This was informed at a press conference at the Board Room of BASIS today (05-11-12).