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Kathak keeps Jiah Khan fit (Lead)


September 6th, 2012 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Actress Jiah Khan, who made her debut with "Nishabd", says kathak helps her keep in shape."I do kathak three times a week for two ... Read more...

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Kathak keeps Jiah Khan fit


September 6th, 2012 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Actress Jiah Khan, known for her unconventional looks and bold roles, says it is kathak that helps her keeping in shape."I do kathak three ... Read more...

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Pranab Mukherjee deserved it, say family members (Lead)


June 15th, 2012 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) Expressing happiness over Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee being nominated the United Progressive Alliance's (UPA) presidential candidate, his family members Friday said he is the ... Read more...

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I’d like to do an item number in Hindi film: Debina Mookherjee


November 17th, 2011 - 9:06 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) Item songs are a rage and television actress Debina Mookherjee, who likes doing different things, is hooked on to it. After doing dance numbers in ... Read more...

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Vidya, Sridevi cheer for Sabyasachi show at LFW


August 20th, 2011 - 3:39 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 20 (IANS) Lots of colour along with four dozen models of different ages and sizes on the ramp. That is how the third day of the Lakme ... Read more...

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Mom’s tailor style to match children’s steps (Mother’s Day is on May 8)


May 6th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) Remember "Wake Up Sid!" and how Ranbir Kapoor snubbed hison-screen mother Supriya Pathak for her lack of command over English? Just like Supriya's character, ... Read more...

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At 43, Madhuri Dixit still casts a spell


February 28th, 2011 - 11:05 am ICT by IANS
By Arpana New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) You can't be in showbiz and not be visible - but that doesn't apply to Madhuri Dixit. If she ruled the box office in her ... Read more...

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Never retired, never stopped dancing, says Birju Maharaj at 75 (Lead, Interview)


February 23rd, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Legendary kathak dancer Birju Maharaj, who is also a musician, choreographer and lyricist, says kathak as a genre is finally receiving the encouragement it should ... Read more...

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Never retired, never stopped dancing, says Birju Maharaj at 74 (Interview)


February 23rd, 2011 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Legendary kathak dancer Birju Maharaj, who is also a musician, choreographer and lyricist, says kathak as a genre is finally receiving the encouragement it should ... Read more...

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Madhuri wants to open dance schools worldwide


January 25th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 25 (IANS) Her career took a backseat after her wedding, but Bollywood's dancing dive Madhuri Dixit is seriously thinking about fulfilling her dream of opening a dance schools chain across ... Read more...

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Salsa, Latino edging out Indian classical dances in Bollywood?


January 5th, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Priyanka Sharma New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) When was the last time you saw a Kathak or a Bharatanatyam dance in a Hindi film? With fast-paced Western dance forms like salsa, ... Read more...

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Indian Kathak dancer performs at Dhaka fest


December 2nd, 2010 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Dec 2 (IANS) A dance recital by leading Indian Kathak guru Rajendra Kumar Gangani and his disciple Swathi Sinha marked the conclusion of a five-day dance fest here.The dance festival is ... Read more...

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Neetu’s learning Tamil


August 19th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 19, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): If you thought Neetu Chandra was talented, think again! The actress is almost giving talent a new meaning, by being a master of all she surveys.As ... Read more...

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‘Nam Areali Ondhina’ is whiff of fresh air! (Kannada Movie Review)


July 24th, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S.Rajapur, Film: "Nam Areali Ondhina"; Cast: Aneesh Tejeshwar, Meghana Gaonkar, Mandya Ramesh, Kiurigalu Prathap; Producer: Nagendra Joyisa; Director: Arvind Kaushik; Rating: ***"Nam Areali Ondhina" comes across as a whiff of ... Read more...

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Kathak by Chinese, kathakali by German at global fest (With Images)


July 23rd, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) Bharatnatyam by a Malaysian and a South African, kathak by a Chinese dancer and a German performing the kathakali dance-drama form - eight exponents of Indian classical ... Read more...

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Tejashree To Debut In Mollywood With ‘Female Unnikrishnan’


June 23rd, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 23, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Kollywood actress Tejashree is now making her debut in the Malayalam films. The glamour girl is now ready to woo the Kerala audience with her first Malayalam ... Read more...

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Vidya Malvade wants to do an item number


March 30th, 2010 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 30 (IANS) Actress Vidya Malvade, who is playing a young professor-cum-author in Kabir Sadanand's upcoming film "Tum Milo Toh Sahi", is very keen to do an item number. "Dancing is ... Read more...

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Gurgaon to become key tourist destination with Kingdom of Dreams


January 29th, 2010 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Jan 29 (IANS) Kingdom of Dreams, a 5.66 acre entertainment and leisure hotspot that will showcase Bollywood musicals and boast of an elaborate arts and food boulevard, is set to make ... Read more...

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Gandhi Jayanti fair to showcase Games projects


September 29th, 2009 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) A three-day fair here to mark Mahatma Gandhi's birth anniversary Friday will also include an exhibition on the projects for the 2010 Commonwealth Games to be held ... Read more...

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Sambhavna Seth bonds with Nary Singh


May 28th, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Celebrities can go all out to help their friends, no matter what. And this bonding was witnessed on the sets of Entertainment Ke Liye Kuch Bhi Karega. Sambhavna Seth was there ... Read more...

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New arrivals in Saat Phere


April 20th, 2009 - 10:07 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Saat Phere is taking a generation leap next week and now the focus of the story will shift from Saloni to her daughter Saawri and adopted daughter Shweta. Yes, Saloni's daughter ... Read more...

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Interesting Facts and Figures: Madhuri Dixit


April 11th, 2009 - 10:27 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Madhuri Dixit (born Madhuri Shankar Dixit on May 15, 1967) is an Indian Bollywood actress.Throughout the late 1980s and 1990s, she dominated Hindi cinema as a leading actress and an ... Read more...

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Tripura launches Kathak Yatra to revive classical dance form


March 12th, 2009 - 10:21 pm ICT by ANI
By Pinaki Das Agartala, March 12 (ANI): Tripura is making an endeavor to revive Indian classical dance through various festivals in a big way. Recently, a three-day classical dance festival Kathak ... Read more...

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Oddissi dance makes inroads in Tripura


December 31st, 2008 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
By Pinaki DasAgartala, Dec.31 (ANI): Oddissi, one of the eight Indian classical dance forms, which originated in Orissa State, is now being initiated in Tripura.A Kathak dancer of Padmabibhusan Kelucharan ... Read more...

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Offbeat sculptor Prithpal Singh Ladi returns to Delhi


October 10th, 2008 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Contemporary sculptor Prithpal Singh Ladi, who has created waves with his futuristic stone monuments, steel dragonflies and frog torsos, is coming to the capital with his first ... Read more...

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Cambridge announces Manmohan Singh Scholarship winners


July 18th, 2008 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Three academically brilliant people, including an IITian who is a nature photographer and an Indian researcher at a Lahore varsity, have bagged the first Manmohan Singh Scholarships ... Read more...

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7Seas Technologies ropes in Neetu Chandra for 3D mobile action game


March 20th, 2008 - 7:09 pm ICT by admin
Hyderabad , Mar 20, (ANI/Business Wire India ): 7Seas Technologies Limited, an independent games development company based out of Hyderabad , has signed an agreement with Bollywood actress Neetu Chandra to ... Read more...

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