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Deepika not approached for Bhandarkar’s next (Movie Snippets)

Mumbai, April 25 (IANS) — Deepika Padukone in filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar’s next project? The actress is surprised... (more...)

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Amit Sadh undergoes surgery

By Subhash K.Jha Mumbai, April 25 (IANS) — Actor Amit Sadh underwent surgery earlier this week on his foot, which he... (more...)

Irrfan Khan shoots with Bryce Dallas Howard

By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, April 25 (IANS) — Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan is having the time of his life in Hawaii shooting... (more...)

IIFA celebrates India, Indian cinema: Priyanka Chopra

By Uma Ramasubramanian Tampa Bay (Florida), April 25 (IANS) — Actress Priyanka Chopra, who has been making space for... (more...)

IIFA: Anil Kapoor makes Tampa Mayor groove

Tampa Bay (Florida), April 25 (IANS) — Bollywood actor Anil Kapoor Thursday grooved with Tampa mayor Bob Buckhorn... (more...)

Bollywood

Gallery: Bollywood stars keep their date with the ballot box

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Unfair to say actors didn’t vote because of IIFA: Ritesh

Tampa Bay (Florida), April 25 (IANS) — Actor Ritesh Deshmukh, who attended the second day of ongoing IIFA 2014 here... (more...)

Film Review

Kaanchi: Epic tale of women’s empowerment (w/trailer)

SUBHASH K. JHA IANS  Film: “Kaanchi”; Cast: Mishti, Kartik Aaryan, Chandan Roy Sanyal, Mithun Chakraborty,... (more...)

Poland-Bollywood

Salman Khan: More and more Bollywood producers should opt for Poland

Bollywood actor Salman Khan (C) talks to the press as he arrives at the Chopin Airport in Warsaw, Poland. EPA/LESZEK SZYMANSKI SURENDER... (more...)

Ranveer Singh signs endorsement deal with Myntra.com

New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) — Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh has been signed on to endorse Roadster, an in-house contemporary... (more...)

Mission is to touch four figure mark: Sunil Bohra on Bohra Bros

New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) — Bohra Bros is credited with around 140 films, including national award-winning projects... (more...)

Voting important process of democracy, must vote: Aamir Khan

Mumbai, April 24 (IANS) — Bollywood’s thinking actor Aamir Khan came along with wife and director Kiran Rao to... (more...)

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Bride dumps addict NRI groom on wedding day

VANCOUVER DESI In Jalandhar, a  city dominated by NRIs, a woman dumped her newly wedded NRI husband after becoming suspicious that he was a drug…
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Justin Bieber

Narendra Modi gets more ‘NO’ votes than Justin Bieber in TIME poll

IANS New Delhi – BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi had many more “NO” votes than Canadian pop singer Justin Bieber and polled far fewer…
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Religion

British tourist to be deported from Sri Lanka for sporting a Buddha tattoo

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Sri Lankan authorities will deport a British tourist for having an image of Buddha tattooed on her arm,…
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India-Australia

Indian student granted asylum in Australia because he’s gay

IANS Sydney – A gay Indian student, who fled his country to escape his oppressive family and an arranged marriage, has been granted refugee status…
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Rolling Dreams: Watched a Book, Read a film

RASIKA POTE VANCOUVERDESI Didn’t get the title of my post? Let’s make it simple for you. I recently watched ‘2 States’ the film directed by…
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Fitness Facts: Power of Zinc

What’s causing you TO sniffle – allergies, a cold or maybe  depression – did you know there’s one supplement that can help with ALL three…
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Coupon Queen: How To Save Money On Your BC Hydro Bill

RUBY BEDI BAINS VANCOUVER DESI The recent 9% BC Hydro rate increase was no April Fools’ prank.  Did it motivate you to find ways to save?…
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Indian Congress Party Vice-President Rahul Gandhi gestures to supporters during a rally in New Delhi on April 6, 2014. Chandan Khanna/AFP/Getty Images

Democracy: A blessing with a touch of curse

SURESH KURL VANCOUVER DESI  It was an irresistible sunny winter morning of 1956. Civics teacher Ras Bihari Johri invited us – the grade eleven students…
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Bollywood

Gallery: Bollywood stars keep their date with the ballot box

VANCOUVER DESI Bollywood stars Aamir Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai and hubby Abhishek Bachchan, Farhan Akhtar and Sonam Kapoor were among a…
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Narendra Modi

110 million vote in India, BJP says it’s ‘Modi tsunami’ (w/gallery)

IANS New Delhi – Nearly 110 million people peacefully voted Thursday in 117 Lok Sabha constituencies in 12 states in a staggered election that will…
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Justin Bieber

Narendra Modi gets more ‘NO’ votes than Justin Bieber in TIME poll

IANS New Delhi – BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi had many more “NO” votes than Canadian pop singer Justin Bieber and polled far fewer…
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Arvind Kejriwal

Narendra Modi, Arvind Kejriwal, Arundhati Roy among Time’s 100 most influential people

ARUN KUMAR IANS Washington – Bharatiya Janata Party’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi and Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal have made it to Time…
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Bollywood film actor Vivek Oberoi, who voices the villain in Hindi, poses with an actor dressed in an original Spiderman costume from Hollywood during the footage screening, trailer and music video launch and press conference for the film 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' in Mumbai on April 18, 2014. STR/AFP/Getty Images

Vivek Oberoi supports Narendra Modi, calls him karma yogi

IANS Mumbai  – Actor Vivek Oberoi has come out in support of Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi and says he is…
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Indian Lovers Party

Gallery: Weird Indian political party names and symbols

VANCOUVER DESI In a country with over 800 million eligible voters, which symbol you vote for is very important. The largest political parties have simple…
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Investors hope India elections will bring new government to break deadlock, revive growth

KAY JOHNSON THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MUMBAI, India — India’s stock market has hit several new highs in the last month and the once-struggling rupee has…
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