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Kolkata Durga Puja Awards - Banchbo Sharad Samman and Prabaser Chokhe Desher Sera Winners

Sharad Samman 2015 Kolkata Durga Puja Awards - Banchbo - Best Pujo in Kolkata

Results of Banchbo Sharad Samman and Prabaser Chokhe Desher Sera Kolkata Durga Puja awards have been announced. WBRi is the proud international radio partner of the event.

The Event Ambassador of this great philanthropic effort are Kolkata Bengali movie personalities Rahul and Priyanka Banerjee.

Watch: Trailer of X: Past is Present - By 11 Film-Makers Includig Raja Sen and Q

Bengali Actress Bidita Bag (WBRi File Photo)

A filmmaker with a mid life crisis meets a mysterious young girl who reminds him of his first girlfriend at first, and subsequently, of every woman in his life. Watch the trailer online.

Chevrolet Trailblazer in India - AutoPortal.com Review

Compared to Toyota Fortuner’s 3.0 litre diesel engine, Trailblazer develops much more torque putting Fortuner’s 35 kgm to shame. Currently, the car will come only in 4x2 version in India, making way for the all-wheel drive version later. Altogether with six-speed automatic transmission the beast gets into full action delivering a smooth ride.

Watch: "Yun Hai" Video Song - Neeti Mohan’s Retro-Style Number for "Yaara Silly Silly" (2015) feat. a Sensuous Paoli Dam

Paoli Dam and Parambrata Chatterjee

‘Yun Hai’ is the first fun-filled number from ‘Yaara Silly Silly’ with the other two songs of the film –‘Sathia’ and ‘Behki’ being out-and-out romantic tracks. While the other two songs captured the true love and chemistry between lead actors Paoli Dam and Parambrata Chatterjee, this is the song before they actually fall in love. Watch the music video online via WBRi.

Main Aur Charles (2015): Portrait of the Bikini Killer - Story, Synopsis, Trailer, Poster and Release Date

Main Aur Charles (2015) Film Poster - Randeep Hooda, Richa Chadda

In the seventies when travelers could visit countries like Thailand, Hong Kong and Nepal with marginal official processing, Charles Sobhraj used this to his advantage and was on a sadistic murder spree. Read the story and synopsis of the Bollywood Hindi movie Main Aur Charles (2015), watch the trailer, check out the exclusive Charles Shobraj infographic and find out the release date on WBRi.

Watch| Portrait of 71-Year Old Living Criminal: "Jab Chaye Tera Jadoo" Video Song from Main Aur Charles (2015)

The song, ‘Jab Chaye Tera Jadoo’ from the Prawaal’s upcoming movie ‘Main Aur Charles’ is a clear depiction of the extravagance of his lifestyle and his affinity towards women alongside his criminal record. Presenting 'Jab Chaye Tera Jadoo' Video Song in the voice of Kanika Kapoor from upcoming bollywood movie Main Aur Charles starring Randeep Hooda & Richa Chadda. Watch the video song online and check out the exclusive Infographic on Charles Shobraj.

Watch: "Jalte Diye" Romantic Video Song from Prem Ratan Dhan Payo (2015) - Salman Khan, Sonam Kapoor

Salman Khan, Sonam Kapoor in a Romantic Still from Bollywood New Hindi Movie PREM RATAN DHAN PAYO

The song showcases the beautiful tender romance between the couple – Prem and Maithili from Prem Ratan Dhan Payo. Watch the music video via WBRi.

THE REVENANT (2016): Ryuichi Sakamoto (The Last Emperor) and Alva Noto Compose Score for Alejandro G. Iñarritu’s epic adventure

English: Portrait of famed Japanese musicians ...

English: Portrait of famed Japanese musicians Ryuichi Sakamoto cropped from a photo of him and Keigo Oyamada (aka Cornelius) taken in 2007. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

THE REVENANT, from Academy Award-winning filmmaker Alejandro G. Iñárritu (Birdman, Babel), starring Leonardo DiCaprio, will be scored by the talented Japanese musician, activist, composer and record producer Ryuichi Sakamoto and his longtime collaborator Alva Noto.  Bryce Dessner will provide additional score.

Interview: URVASHI RAUTELA - Contestant from India at Miss Universe, Las Vegas, USA in an Intimate Chat with Marian Chatterjee

Urvashi Rautela - WBRI Washington Bangla Radio Exclusive

Urvashi Rautela - WBRI Washington Bangla Radio Exclusive

In this exclusive wide-ranging audio interview with WBRi Washington Bangla Radio's Marian Chatterjee, Miss Universe contestant from India Urvashi Rautela talks candidly about her remarkable career, her excitement, goals, hopes, aspirations, role models and crushes.

Wedding Advice for Karan V Grover from friends | Wedding Pullav (2015)

Karan Grover

Karan has created five more videos with his married friends like Karan Mehra & Nisha Rawal, Rithvik Dhanjani & Asha Negi, Raqesh Vashisth & Riddhi Dogra, Vahbiz Dorabjee & Vivian Dsena and his favourite co-star Suhasi Goradia Dhami.

Watch: Raita Phail Gaya Version 2 from Shaandaar (2015) Video Song

It stars Shahid Kapoor and Alia Bhatt in lead roles, with Pankaj Kapur and Sanjay Kapoor in supporting roles. The film is set for release on October 22, 2015.

Watch: Guddu ki Gun (2015) Video Song | Aparna Sharma Raises Temperatures

Aparna Sharma and Kunal Khemu

Right after the hot kissing scene still, the title track music video from actress Aparna Sharma’s upcoming film, ‘Gudu Ki Gun’ has been released. Setting the screen on fire with her sizzling dance moves, the actress is all set to impress the audience with her performance. Watch the video song free online via WBRi.

Under previledged kids to pandal hop with celebs through 'Sholoana bangaliana Durga Pujo Porikroma'

Kolkata, October 18, 2015 (Washington Bangla Radio): Notable persons from different fields recently came together to announce about a Puja Parikrama titled ‘Sholoana Bangaliana Pujo parikrama’ which will have as many as eighty under privileged children and needy elderly persons visiting the different Puja pandals of Kolkata along with the celebs.

Mahika Sharma Describes Durga Puja in Assam | Northeast Durga Puja Special:

Mahika Sharma - Actress and Model from Assam

Young well known model and actress from Assam Mahika Sharma talks about Durga Puja celebration at her home state Assam.

Mahatma's legacy: Khadi sales spike, fibre not cheap any more

Leading from the front, Prime Minister Narendra Modi,  who had  launched Khadi promotion blitz in his talk shows on radio waves  a year ago, says the sales have almost doubled and more and more people purchase Khadi items now.