Washington Bangla Radio News

Inon Barnatan plays Debussy, Ades, Ravel, Britten and Schubert in Washington DC

 Inon BarnatanWashington, D.C., Aug 27, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Israeli-born pianist Inon Barnatan, who performed last season with Gil Shaham at the Music Center at Strathmore, will perform his debut Kennedy Center solo recital  at the Terrace Theater on October 13.



The fourth VelocityDC Dance Festival returns to the Harman with five performances from October 18-21, 2012

Following several years of sold-out performances, the VelocityDC Dance Festival returns for its fourth year this October. The 2012 festival will take place at Shakespeare Theatre Company’s Sidney Harman Hall on October 18, 19 and 20 at 8 p.m. and on October 20 and 21 at 2 p.m. Low ticket prices of $18 are geared to attract and develop new audiences.



Manan Singh Katohora's "9 ELEVEN" Wins 2 prestigious Awards at World Music & Independent Film Festival Washington DC

Washington, DC, August 27, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Manan Singh Katohora's "9 ELEVEN" wins 'Best Feature' & 'Best Director' Awards at the WMIFF 2012 in Washington, DC.  "9 ELEVEN" was nominated in 8 categories, including 'Best Actor - Supporting Role' for Tejash Natali, and 'Best Actress - Supporting Role' for Jyoti Singh - http://www.wmiff.net/2012-nominees/


Watch: The Disco Song Teaser from Student of the Year (2012) Bollywood Film Release on Last Day of Shooting

Sidharth Malhotra, Alia Bhatt, Varun Dhawan - Disco Song

Alia Bhatt, the female lead of the film happens to be the daughter of ace film maker Mahesh Bhatt while Varun Dhawan is the David Dhawan’s son. Sidharth Malhotra is a very well known model before making his big debut in films. Karan Johar has groomed all  three youngsters for their big break.



Raju Giri's BINDAAS (2012) - Nepali Movie Review

Still from Bindas (2012) Nepali film

Unlike A.T.M. which blurred the lines between commercial and erotic films and thus got stuck in a censor board quagmire, Bindaas is less bold and opened in theaters on Aug 24, 2012.




WBRi Movie Review: Shirin Farhad Ki Toh Nikal Padi (2012) - a middle-aged lingerie salesman's quest for love

Farhad Pastakiya (Boman Irani) and Shirin Fugawala (Farah Khan) Romance in Shirin Farhad Ki Toh Nikal Padi (2012)

Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s sibling Bela Bhansali Sehgal joins the strong brigade of promising contemporary lady directors in the league of Reema Kagti, Farah Khan and Zoya Akhtar with Hindi rom-com Shirin Farhad Ki Toh Nikal Padi (2012) starring Boman Irani as lingerie salesman Farhad Pastakiya and Farah Khan as Shirin Fugawala.

Bra and Panty Seller Farhad Pastakiya (Boman Irani)



"Sonakshi Sinha is little fat, but it is not her mistake"

Sonakshi Sinha and Vindu Dara Singh in Akshay Kumar Indian Bollywood Hindi Movie

Mumbai, Aug 25, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Akshay Kumar - Sonakshi Sinha starrer new Indian Bollywood Hind Movie Joker (2012) has a release date of next week and Vindu Dara Singh is playing the role of 'Shundi' in the movie,



Aushim Khetarpal finds horse riding funny

Aushim Khetarpal Riding a Horse in BABA RAMSA PEER

The actor-producer of the movie Baba Ramsa Peer, Aushim Khetrapal, rides a horse in one of the scenes.



Rituparno Ghosh Unveils Chitrangada (2012) Bengali Movie with LGBT Theme in Kolkata

Rituparno Ghosh
Rituparno Ghosh

Actor-Director Rituparno Ghosh is playing the role of Rudra who, without his parent’s consent, becomes a choreographer and finds that he is in love with Partha, played by Jisshu Sengupta. The story of the film explores issues faced by homosexuals in contemporary Bengali and Indian society.

Jishu Sengupta at bold Bengali movie Chitrangada (2012) Press Meet
Jishu Sengupta



Bhumika Chawla's New Bridal Dress

 Strapless Choli and Heavy Lehenga: Bhumika Chawla in Hot Indian Bridal Fashion Dress

Mumbai, Aug 24, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Actress Bhumika Chawala got yet another opportunity to be dressed in the outfit of a Bride years after she got married. Bhumika was the showstopper for fashion designer AD Singh who showcased his bridal and wedding collection in Hyderabad India Fashion Street.



Student Of The Year (2012) Hindi Movie all set to DISCO

Siddharth Malhotra, Alia Bhatt and Varun-Dhawan in Student of the Year (2012) Indian Hindi Movie

Mumbai, Aug 24, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Karan Johar is all set for the release of his next directorial venture, Student Of The Year. The film marks the debut of Siddharth Malhotra, Alia Bhatt and Varun Dhawan  and the fresh faces are all geared up for the big release on the 19th of October.



Salman Khan - Katrina Kaif's Ek Tha Tiger (2012) roaring on the Digital Front with Wallpaper Generator

After setting a mark at the box office, Ek Tha Tiger has created yet another record on the digital platforms.

Kaafir Andhere Video Song: Shirin & Farhad all set for the Big Release

Boman Irani and Farah KhanMumbai, Aug 24, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Shirin Farhad ki toh nikal padi has surprised their fans once again with the release of the brand new song ‘Kaafir Andhere’ . The film has already grabbed a lot of eyeballs with its unconventional pairing and upbeat music.

 Watch: Kaafir Andhere Song Promo Music Video from Shirin Farhad Ki Toh Nikal Padi.

The newly released video song titled ‘Kaafir Andhere’ is a slow track and plays at a very important twist in the plot of the film. The music video will see a complete different side of the otherwise fun filled and couple. Shirin Farhad Ki Toh Nikal Padi traces the journey of Farhad Pastakiya (Boman Irani), a 45-year-old Parsi bachelor working as lingerie salesman who falls in love with Shirin Fugawala (Farah Khan), 40-year-old, bubbly, straightforward woman.



Radhe Maa devotees organize free dental Camp & Seminar at Mary Immaculate Girls High School

By Sanjay Sharma Raj

Dr. Nigam C. Vora with students at dental check up camp
Dr. Nigam C. Vora with students at dental check up camp

Mumbai, Aug 23, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Mamtamai Shri Radhe Guru Maa’s sevadar Sanjeev Gupta from Global Advertisers organised a free dental checkup camp & seminar for the students of Mary Immaculate Girls High School, Borivali(w),Mumbai on August 23, 2012 at . An eminent dental surgeon and implantologist Dr Nigam C. Vora and Indian Dental Association (IDA) have extended their support for this noble cause.


"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.