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Hindu statesman Zed blames just out “International Best-Dressed List” of unevenness

Vanity Fair Magazine OnlineHindu statesman Rajan Zed has criticized Vanity Fair magazine’s just released prestigious “2009 International Best-Dressed List”, saying that it smelled of unevenness.


Playboy setting shop in India, Indo-Americans critical

PLAYBOY ONLINE MAGAZINE SALEIndo-American statesman Rajan Zed, while welcoming trade opportunities between India and the West, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that reckless flooding of Indian markets with Western icons and trends would lead society away from traditional value system. West had lot of wonderful things to offer but everything Western was not always good.


Jolrong Presents ORCHESTRA - 14 Solos in a single frame - National Gallery, Dhaka, Aug 2 - 10, 2009

পৃথিবীতে কি ঘটছে তা পরিমাপের জন্য স্টকমার্কেট বা কংগ্রেসের বিতর্কের চেয়ে ভালো পরিমাপক হচ্ছে শিল্প।
- হেনরিক উইলিয়াম ভ্যান লুন

ORCHESTRA, an exhibition organized by Jolrong.com, is an effort to capture the spaces, lines, styles, colors and experiences of 14 contemporary artists in one place, at one time. It's a celebration of art as life, life as art - not as a mere inheritance, rather as a continuum that enriches the society as it evolves.


Hindus seek urgent European Union intervention in Hungary to protect Roma

In view of Monday’s apparently racial shooting death of a Roma woman and other reported incidents of violence in the recent past, Hindus are asking for immediate intervention of European Union (EU) in Hungary to protect the Roma minorities.


Hollywood star Jennifer Aniston “quiets her mind” & “leans herself” through yoga

Golden Globe winner Jennifer Aniston (The Good Girl), who usually does yoga for two hours every other day, says that it quiets her mind and leans her out, according to reports. Read all about Jennifer's experience with Yoga. Check out our fantastic deals on English movies starring Jennifer Aniston.


German diva Claudia Ciesla carries Hindu Lord Ganesha for good luck

Brass Ganesh Status (Amazon.com) Claudia Ciesla, 22 years old German actress-supermodel-singer, reportedly always carries an idol of Hindu Lord Ganesha presented by her Vedic astrologer, which she claimed brought her good luck.

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Hindus glad that pop icon Madonna finally “woke up”

Madonna (GPL Image)Hindus are happy to note that American entertainer Madonna finally “woke up”.

Read the complete story, and download some Madonna songs in MP3 album online.


Hindus laud UN for declaring 2010 as “International Year for the Rapprochement of Cultures”

Hindus have applauded United Nations (UN) for observing 2010 as “International Year for the Rapprochement of Cultures” for promotion of interreligious and intercultural dialogue, understanding and cooperation for peace.


Hindus praise Pope for linking environment protection with world peace

Acclaimed Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, lauded His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI for the central theme “If you want to cultivate peace, protect the creation" of the World Day of Peace message and Pope’s statement: “… protection of the environment is a challenge for all humankind. It is shared and universal duty to respect a collective asset destined for everyone".


Tarak Mehta Ka Ulta Chashma - Gokuldham Co-operative Society | Sab TV Hindi Comedy TV Serial

Poster: Tarak Mehta Ka Ulta Chashma - Gokuldham Co-operative Society  - Sab TV

Based on the acclaimed Gujrati humor writer Tarak Mehta's column "Duniya Ne Undha Chasma", "Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltha Chashmah" is a Hindi comedy TV serial on Sab Television channel, India, that chronicles happenings around the "Gokuldham Co-operative Society".

Watch free promos of the TV Serial online.


Carlyta Mouhini | Indian Bengali Brazilian Folk Fusion Latin Singer and Musician - Brazil's Cultural Ambassador To India

Carlyta Mouhini (CMoH) Bollywood Bangla Hindi Latin Singer Vocalist

Carlyta (Mou) Mouhini is a very talented Bengali Brazilian Folk Fusion Latin Artist - Musician. Her debut Bengali album "Rocke Joto Chele " with her band OM2K released in Kolkata is quite popular. Read all about Carlyta and watch free Music Videos online.


Ghazals | Online MP3 Download - Free Samples

Check out our extensive Ghazal MP3 Download selection. Watch Ghazal music videos and songs free online. Read classic Urdu, Hindi and Persian poetry.


Radio & Electronics Repair Shops in Kolkata (Calcutta) and DJ Equipment Stores

List of shops in Kolkata that repair Radio and Electronics appliances and equipment and sell DJ Hardware and gadgets. If you are a store ownder, use the Contact link in main menu to send us a message to add your store.

Indian Kolkata (Calcutta) Rock Band SPAN On Channel [v] Launch Pad

Kolkata Bands: Use the contact link to get interviewed and featured on Washington Bangla Radio.

SPAN
Kolkata (Calcutta) Rock Band

India Bengali English Kolkata (Calcutta) Rock Band Spand Channel [V] Launchpad
Image Credit: The Telegraph

Watch an online video of Indian band Span from Kolkata (Calcutta) performing an original song on [v] Launch Pad (you tube).


THE GLADIATOR | A Short Story by RATAN LAL BASU

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THE GLADIATOR

A Short Story by RATAN LAL BASU

Dr.Ratan Lal BasuRatan Lal Basu, Ph.D. (Economics) is an ex-Reader in Economics and Teacher-in-Charge, Bhairab Ganguly College, Kolkata, India. Dr. Basu has written & edited several books on Economics.

Apart from his passion for the field of Economics, Dr. Basu's other interests are Boxing & Small Game Hunting (gave up the nasty games during college life); Swimming in Turbulent Rivers (physically impossible now); Himalayan Treks, Adventure in Dense Forests, Singing Tagore Songs and also writing travelogues and fiction in Bengali and English.

Dr. Ratan Lal Basu can be reached at rlbasu [at] rediffmail.com.