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Love Khichdi (2009) Hindi Movie

Love Khichdi - Poster

The Hindi comedy film Love Khichdi is directed by Srinivas Bhashyam. The caption of the film is "Too Many Girls Spoil The Cook" and there is no dearth of girls in this movie! Randeep Hooda in the lead male role with a host of Bollywood (and Kolkata) beauties Rituparna Sengupta, Riya Sen, Sonali Kulkarni, Divya Dutta, Jessy Randhawa, Kalpana Pandit and Sada. Watch promo-trailers online.

Na Aana is Des Laado - Hindi TV Serial on Indian COLORS Television Channel

Na Ana Is Des Lado - Poster

Na Ana Is Des Lado is a recent TV Serial on COLORS Channel in India with episodes aired Monday to Thursday at 10:30 PM. The drama show raises the issue of the prevalent preferential treatment of male children in vast swaths of India.

Yoga is “hot” in Finland

Various yoga centers/studios have reportedly popped up in cities across Finland and besides regular yoga classes; retreats, workshops, and even teacher training courses are held in Finland.

Toss (2009) Hindi Movie

Toss (2009) Bollywood Hindi Movie Poster

TOSS is an upcoming Bollywood movie starring Madhurima Banerjee, Ashmit Patel, Ranvijay Singh, Prashant Raj, Aarti Chhabria, Zakir Hussain and others. Watch Toss online promo/trailer.

Bollywood dance taking America & West by storm

Bollywood dance classes/workshops are hot, fun, energetic and contagious and Bollywood dance studios/companies/centers/schools are popping up almost everywhere across cities of America, Canada and many countries of Europe to teach its hip-shaking moves. Many night clubs are having “Bollywood nights”.

Read the complete article and check out our best deals on Bollywood Dance Party Remix DJ MP3 Song  Downloads.

Miss Pooja - Romantic Jatt - Produced by UK Award Winning DJ Vix | Listen Online To Song "Markh Punjaban Di"

Miss Pooja's song 'Markh Punjaban Di' in the album is produced by UK Award Winning DJ Vix. Listen to this wonderful song online, courtesy of management team of DJ Vix, on WBRi.

India funds Demi Moore’s “The Joneses”

Cover of "Ghost (Special Collector's Edit...India has reportedly funded another Hollywood production “The Joneses” starring Golden Globe nominated Demi Moore (Ghost).

Spielberg ready to create invisible rabbit “Harvey” with new funding from India

With new funding from India, Oscar winner Steven Spielberg is ready to move ahead with production and we all shall be able to see six-plus foot invisible rabbit “Harvey” in the near future.

UTTARAN - Colors TV Indian Hindi TV Series

UTRAN - Uttaran - Colors TV - Watch Online Promo-TrailersUTTARAN is an Indian Television Program on Colors TV Channel aired Monday to Thursday at 10 PM Indian time.

Watch a couple of promo-preview videos of Utran online.

WBRi Exclusive | Rama Mandal Remembered at Rabindra Sadan - August 14, 2009

On 14th August, 2009; there was a program held at Rabindra Sadan, Kolkata in memory of eminent Rabindrasangeet artist Late Rama Mandal. The program has been organized by Rama Ramyabina, a organization presided by Living Legend Suchitra Mitra and Secretary of the organization is Biplab Mandal, eminent Tabla Player and husband of Smt. Mandal.

Complete report by Subhomay Mukherjee.

Newsweek says “We Are All Hindus Now”

Written by Newsweek magazine's religion editor Lisa Miller, it says, “…recent poll data show that conceptually, at least, we are slowly becoming more like Hindus and less like traditional Christians in the ways we think about God, our selves, each other, and eternity.”

Basera - TV Serial on NDTV Imagine Indian Television Channel

Basera Indian Hindi TV Series NDTV ImagineFollowing the popular TV Serial Rakhi Ka Swayamvar, NDTV Imagine is launching a Hindi drama series BASERA. Starting on August 17, 2009, Basera (initially named Janam Daata) is adapted from the Bollywood blockbuster Hindi movie Baghban. Suzanna Mukherjee (MTV Roadies 6.0) is one of the actresses in Basera. The central theme of Basera is the expectations of parents from their children when the parents advance in age. Read all about the TV program and watch promo trailers online.

Bertie Da Silva Live In Concert | Birla Sabhaghar, Kolkata - Aug 22, 2009 @ 7 PM

Bertie Da SilvaCome on over to GD Birla Sabhagar on the 22nd of August at 7 pm to experience where original rock music in English is progressing. It's unlike anything you've been hearing.

Tickets @ Rs 100 are limited and going fast from:

Kookie Jar - Rawdon Street & City Centre
Guitar Centre - Tollygunge phari

Tickets will be available at the venue 20th onwards.

Read the complete post for more information and to purchase tickets.

The Man Who Spoke In Pictures - Filmmaker Bimal Roy's biography released

Mumbai: One of India’s finest filmmaker – late Bimal Roy – got a new lease of life through the biography The Man Who Spoke In Pictures.

The book is edited by his daughter Rinki Roy Bhattacharya and was released by filmmaker Ashutosh Gowarikar on Thursday evening in Mumbai ...

Hindus urge Academy to introduce new category of “Best Bollywood Film” at Oscars

Hindus have asked American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to introduce a new award category of “Best Bollywood Film” for films made in India.