Washington Bangla Radio News

"Maa Bhagwati Chawki” on 25th August

By Sanjay Sharma

Mamtamayi Shree Radhe Maa

Mumbai, Aug 23, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) ‘Maa Bhagwati Choki’ has been organised on Saturday 25th August 2012 at 8.00 PM onwords at Radhe Maa Bhavan, Sodawala lane, Borivali (West), Mumbai.

Shirin Farhad Hangout with their Fans

Boman Irani and Farah KhanMumbai, Aug 23, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Boman Irani and Farah Khan are going all the way to promote their upcoming film, ‘Shirin Farhad ki toh nikal padi’. The latest news is that they are busy solving love problems. The team of Shirin Farhad had arranged a live chat where the duo were playing cupid to their star struck fans by helping them out in their love lives. They also had a surprise in store for the people as they launched a brand new song from the film, ‘Kukuduku’ during the live chat. Kukuduku is very upbeat and fun filled track with extremely catchy lyrics. The video of the song has Boman dancing in full energy excited about the first splash of love - watch the video song online.

Claudia Ciesla - Gurpreet Ghuggi's "Yaar Pardesi" (2012) Punjabi Movie all set to hit big screen this week

Claudia Ciesla and Gurpreet Ghuggi in YAAR PARDESI (2012)

Mumbai, Aug 23, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Punjabi movie buffs will get an opportunity to see the German model Claudia Ciesla pairing up with the local standup comedian Gurpreet Ghuggi in “Yar Pardesi” which is set to release this week.

Claudia Ciesla seeks blessings at Golden Temple over promotion of her Punjabi movie Yaar Pardesi (2012)

Claudia Ciesla at Golden Temple, AmritsarMumbai, Aug 22, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) German Model Claudia Ciesla who rose to fame with her entry in the Bigg Boss house, Claudia was seen in Amritsar’s Golden Temple where she went during the promotion of her upcoming Punjabi film “Yaar Pardesi”.

Listen to DJ AKS Bhalobasha Remix - 2012 Bangla Mashup

DJ AKSAKS is Dubai based Bangladeshi artist who has worked with several artists from India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Canada, US and the UK. You have already heard his popular works Bangla Youth Project, Dushto Chele and more on WBRi.

AKS' new single "Bhalobasha Mashup Mix (DJ AKS Remix)" is a mashup of Bangla songs using technically sophisticated vocal isolation, chord structured oriented mashup to make a seamless whole. Listen to the new Bengali remix song online via WBRi.

1. Chokher Poloke - Rizvi Wahid & Subhamita
2. Er Beshi Bhalobasha Jai Na - Shafiq Tuhin & Aurin
3. Habib feat Nancy - Ami Tomar Moner Bhetor
4. Na Bola Bhalobasha - Arfin Rumey & Earnnick
5. Jao Pakhi Bolo Tare - Krishno Koli (Monpura)
6. Shurjo Muchki Hashey - Shafiq Tuhin & Ronti -
7. Tumi Amar Bhabna Nodi- Syed Sahid & kheya
8. Didha - Habib ft Nancy (Third Person Singular Number)
9. Bol Na Tui Bolna - Hridoy Khan

Brahmanaad - Indian Folk Rock Classical Fusion Band from Delhi

Kolkata-based Indian Folk / Classical - Western Fusion Music Group Brahma NaadBrahmanaad are a four-member fusion band from New Delhi established in 2007. The band competed with around 20 others and won the "Real Rockstar" contest in 2011 organized by PVR pictures to promote their Ranbir Kapoor - Nargis Fakhri starrer Bollywood film Rockstar (2011). The contest was judged by Imtiaz Ali, director of the blockbuster Hindi movie. Meet the band members and listen to Brahmanaad online via WBRi.

Asian American and Latino Workers Sue NY Korean Restaurant for Labor Violations and Get Temporary Restraining Order

New York, NY, August 21, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Asian American and Latino employees of a Korean restaurant, Kum Gang San, obtained a temporary restraining order yesterday barring the restaurant owner from retaliating against them for asserting their labor rights, according to a press statement from Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund (AALDEF).

Ek Tha Tiger already Roaring at the Box Office

Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif

Mumbai, Aug 21, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Gone are the days when movie buffs had to wait with bated breath for Wednesday to book their tickets. Book My Show has enabled a feature wherein audiences can pre-book their movie tickets months in advance and at their preferred theater.

Arun Pathak's "Shoshan The Torture" Film on common man’s exploitation

Arun PathakhMumbai, August 21, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) In an era where the offbeat and reality based cinema is making a mark, Arun Pathakh brings his story “Shoshan The Torture” based on the Ghats of Benaras’s Shiv Nagri. How a child’s childhood gets wasted, how a child is exploited, how a poverty stricken child like Arun Pathak fights the odds throughout his life to reach the present day heights, is the story of the film “Shoshan The Torture”.

MM Mithaiwala, Malad, launches special line of sweets for Ganesh Chaturthi

Special Sweets to Welcome Bappa on Ganesh Chaturthi

Mumbai, 21 August, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Ganesh Chaturthi is an auspicious occasion dedicated to Lord Ganesha the remover of obstacles and troubles of his devotees. As Mumbai gears up to celebrate the festival with fervor, MM Mithaiwala has lined up a variety of delicious sweets made of pure ghee to mark the auspicious occasion. Boondi and Saakarya sweets are to be the main attractions in MM's lineup this year in addition to a wide variety of mouth watering Modaks.

A War You Cannot Escape: Chakravyuh (2012) - A Political Thriller Film by Prakash Jha Poster & Trailer Release




Chakravyuh is a social commentary on the issues of Naxalites and is the story of two best friends: Adil (Arjun Rampal) and Kabir (Abhay Deol). Take a look at the sparkling new posters and watch the Hindi movie Chakravyuh (2012) Trailer online.

Prakash Jha's Desi Indian Bollywood Political Thriller Chakravyuh (2012) Poster 1

German Actress Claudia Ciesla in not averse to Item Numbers in Bollywood Films

Claudia CieslaMumbai, August 20, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Nautanki and Lavani, the rich traditional folk dances are creating ripples in the Indian cinema. Even an accomplished actress like Vidya Balan could not resist herself from shaking legs to the thaskas of Lavni and Shilpa Shetty’s thumkas on the “UP-Bihar” song are still fresh in our memories. Claudia Ciesla is amongst the many that enjoy these dances and have danced to the tunes of these songs for her shows.

Spot the Tiger! Salman Khan - Katrina Kaif's EK THA TIGER (2012) arrives at Mumbai Local Railway Stations

Salman Khan in his new Bollywood Hindi movie release: Ek Tha Tiger (2012)

Mumbai, August 20, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Ek Tha Tiger is leaving no stone unturned when it comes to grabbing the attention of the audiences. EK Tha Tiger has gone all out on its posters and advertisements; the latest novelty in the campaign is railway promotions like never before.  Keeping in mind the fan following of Salman, Yash Raj Films has introduced a whole new approach to communicate and reach to their fans.

Malkit Singh & Ravi Bal's 4th studio collaboration album "MIDAS TOUCH 3" to release soon

MIDAS TOUCH 3 - Ravi Bal & Malkit Singh

London, UK, Aug 19, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Malkit Singh & Ravi Bal the golden duo collaborate again for their 4th Studio Album together "MIDAS TOUCH 3" on Moviebox UK.

Ajab Gazabb Love (2012) Releases Trailer

Sanjay Gadhvi's AJAB GAZABB LOVE (2012) Hindi feature film stars Jackky Bhagnani, Nidhi Subbaiah, Arjun Rampal, Arshad Warsi, Darshan Jariwala, Kirron Kher and more. The film is produced by Vashu Bhagnani and will be released under the banner of Puja Entertainment on October 24.

Watch the trailer.