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Ileana: Barfi’s breakout actress

Posted on Tuesday, 25 September 2012 by in Bollywood

Ileana D’Cruz has managed to take one big stride in the world of Bollywood. Albeit a bit belated, her debut Hindi flick Barfi! has done the trick not just for the makers but also her own standing as an actress. Even as the buzz continues to grow around the new entrant, the pretty woman can [...]

Barfi!: film review

Posted on Tuesday, 25 September 2012 by in Bollywood

Silence is seldom spoke so eloquently. It’s been a while since we saw a film that set style at a subsidiary state to substance, put the characters’ inner life ahead of the flamboyant manifestations of self-identity in a world governed by benevolence and charm. Barfi! is a very charming film. It’s remarkably devoid of vanity. [...]

Retail careers demystified

Posted on Thursday, 20 September 2012 by in Career

The retail sector offers lucrative job opportunities for graduates, but many of them overlook this dynamic career option. “Some graduates tend to associate the fashion retail industry with shop work or standing behind a cashier,” says Abdullah Mayet of Keystone Apparel Company, home of Timberland, Hackett London and Church’s Shoes. “At the other end, the [...]

Bollywood’s highest paid actor

Posted on Sunday, 26 August 2012 by in Bollywood

Actor Salman Khan is on an all-time high with all of his last release crossing the Rs 100 crore mark: ‘Dabangg’, ‘Ready’, ‘Bodyguard’ and the latest, ‘Ek tha Tiger’ which made the fastest Rs 1000 million! As the superstar is increasingly being referred to as the ingredient that lets filmmakers gain more than 100 crore [...]

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. [...]

VIDEO: ’18 Again’ ad urges women to ‘rejuvenate’ their vaginas

Posted on Tuesday, 14 August 2012 by in Beauty

  “Ooh, I feel like a virgin,” croons a woman to her husband. “Oh yes it’s true,” he responds as he grabs her waist. No, this isn’t a play on Madonna’s 1984 hit or the beginning of a terrible porn film, it’s an Indian commercial for 18 Again, a “vaginal tightening and rejuvenating gel.”  The [...]

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 [...]

15 simple ways to de-stress and be happy

Posted on Sunday, 12 August 2012 by in Lifestyle

  amoda shares the best ways to be happy… Identify stressors. This is the most important step of all, as identifying the things that stress you out in your life is the first step towards eliminating them. Take 10 minutes to think about what stresses you out during the day. What weekly occurrences stress you [...]

Blending of cultures

Posted on Thursday, 9 August 2012 by in Wedding

A glorious two-day celebration, a fabulous blending of cultures, a breathtaking bride and groom… When we first met Tina and Raja, we were struck by how well they matched. Raja is a physician and Tina is a yoga instructor, and even though they come from different provinces and have different backgrounds, they somehow met and [...]