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Bollywood celebrates Olympic medal winners

Posted on Sunday, 26 August 2012 by in News

What happens when sportspersons and Bollywood actresses appear under one roof? Shutterbugs go berserk and the actress, invariably, becomes the cynosure. The scene was different on Thursday when Olympic medallists, MC Mary Kom and Vijay Kumar, along with young pugilist Laishram Devendro Singh entered the banquet hall of the Bombay Gymkhana. They were accompanied by [...]

Phelps in hot water over LV campaign

Posted on Thursday, 23 August 2012 by in News

Don’t expect the world’s most medalled Olympian to lose any bling over an errant Louis Vuitton campaign, his agent said. Michael Phelps bowed out of the London 2012 Games as the world’s most highly awarded Olympian, with 22 medals to his name—18 of them gold. But when someone leaked images from the swimmer’s new campaign [...]

Adnan Sami and Lil Champs head to South Africa

Posted on Tuesday, 21 August 2012 by in News

AA EVENTS have made an exciting announcement about the Adnan Sami Live! Tour next month. The company said Zee TV Lil Champs would also make an appearance during the Durban and Joburg tour. Since Niladri and Barnali appeared on Lil Champs, the world has come to know and love the unbelievably mature and talented singers. [...]

Fashion Photographer Prabuddha Dasgupta dies at 58

Posted on Monday, 13 August 2012 by in News

Noted fashion photographer Prabuddha Dasgupta died on August 12 following heart attack while doing a shoot at Alibaug, family sources said. Dasgupta, who was in his early 50′s, pursued a variety of photography projects and was considered a major photography talent in the country. He was doing a shoot for a company at Alibaug, about [...]

Sherlyn Chopra becomes first Indian to pose for Playboy

Posted on Sunday, 12 August 2012 by in News

  The Bollywood starlet has just shot her pictorial, due to be published in November, for Hugh Hefner’s magazine. It was probably a long time coming. Sheryln Chopra, 25, has become the first Indian to pose for Hugh Hefner’s Playboy magazine. Expectedly, the move has catapulted the Bollywood starlet to the limelight in a way [...]

SA’s golf legend’s life heads to the big screen

Posted on Saturday, 11 August 2012 by in News

A script is being developed about the story of Papwa Sewgolum, a Durban man of Indian descent who played golf outside his native land. The true life tale of South African golfer Papwa Sewgolum, a Durban man of Indian descent who defied the odds and the discriminatory sports codes of apartheid to play golf, is [...]

Bollywood celebs to light up ‘dahi handi’ celebrations

Posted on Thursday, 9 August 2012 by in News

Bollywood biggies will add a touch of glamour on Friday to Janmashtami celebrations in Mumbai, where prizes running into crores will be up for grabs. Stars like Hrithik Roshan, Akshay Kumar, Emraan Hashmi, Esha Deol and playback singer Himesh Reshammiya, among others, are all likely to be present at a mega ‘dahi handi’ celebration organised [...]