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Basu’s biopic on Kishore Kumar on floors in winter 2013


September 21st, 2012 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 21 (IANS) Filmmaker Anurag Basu, who is basking in the success of his latest offering "Barfi!", says his Ranbir Kapoor-starrer biopic on Kishore Kumar is in its scripting ... Read more...

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Asha Bhosle launches ‘Dhakku makum’ at Lalbaugcha Raja (With Images)


September 19th, 2012 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Legendary singer Asha Bhosle, who is making her acting debut with the movie "Mai", launched a special song titled "Dhakku makum" from the film at the ... Read more...

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Assam’s most celebrated voice to come alive on screen


September 13th, 2012 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Sep 13 (IANS) The voice of Assam's most celebrated singer and balladeer Bhupen Hazarika will come alive on screen on Friday with the release of the feature film "Akhon ... Read more...

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Amit Kumar recreates golden era with new Bengali album


September 8th, 2012 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 8 (IANS) After a five-year hiatus, Amit Kumar, son of legendary singer Kishore Kumar, is back this Durga Puja with a nostalgia-evoking Bengali album titled "Phele Asha Din" ... Read more...

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Asha Bhosle wishes for audience’s love on birthday


September 6th, 2012 - 1:50 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 6 (IANS) Legendary singer Asha Bhosle, who turns 80 Sep 8, wishes for love and support from her audience and fans for the rest of her life."Only one ... Read more...

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Pass or fail - the motto of ‘Sur Kshetra’


August 31st, 2012 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 30 (IANS) Either 'pass or fail' seems to be the motto of 'Sur Kshetra', a musical reality show which will be aired on Colors and Sahara One ... Read more...

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Kishore Kumar alive in B-town’s heart (Movie Snippets)


August 4th, 2012 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 4 (IANS) On Kishore Kumar's 83rd birth anniversary Saturday, Bollywood celebrities like Anupam Kher and Madhur Bhandarkar recalled the legendary singer's evergreen charm, which continues to live ... Read more...

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Kishoreda’s last song to get new sounds for ‘Jhumroo’


August 2nd, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) Legendary singer Kishore Kumar's last song, which he is said to have recorded three days before his demise in 1987, is set to be part ... Read more...

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Sinatra’s daughter acts against fake account


July 29th, 2012 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 29 (IANS) Legendary singer Frank Sinatra's daughter Nancy has approached bosses of Twitter to close an account running in the name of her late father.Nancy has appealed ... Read more...

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Asha Bhosle grooves with Riteish (TV Snippets)


July 26th, 2012 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) Legendary singer Asha Bhosle shook a leg with actor Riteish Deshmukh as they took on the "Indian Idol 6" stage for a jugalbandi.Riteish, along with ... Read more...

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Blessed to be singer Mukesh’s grandson: Neil


July 22nd, 2012 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 22 (IANS) Actor Neil Nitin Mukesh remembered legendary singer and grandfather Mukesh on his birth anniversary Sunday and says he feels blessed to be his grandson."Today is my ... Read more...

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It was an honour to sing for Rajesh Khanna: Manna Dey


July 18th, 2012 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 18 (IANS) Expressing grief over the demise of actor Rajesh Khanna, legendary singer Manna Dey Wednesday said he was honoured to have sung for the "first superstar" of ... Read more...

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Gaga wants to work with Bennett again


June 17th, 2012 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 17 (IANS) Singer Tony Bennett says that Lady Gaga wants to record a full album with him.The 85-year-old Bennett worked with Gaga, 26, for the number "The ... Read more...

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Alka Yagnik, Kumar Sanu visit Mehdi Hassan’s grave in Karachi


June 17th, 2012 - 10:31 am ICT by IANS
Karachi, June 17 (IANS) Bollywood singers Alka Yagnik and Kumar Sanu visited the grave of Pakistani ghazal maestro Mehdi Hassan here to pay their respects.Mehdi Hassan's death marked an ... Read more...

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Mamata Banerjee condoles Mehdi Hassan’s death


June 13th, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee expressed deep anguish at the death of legendary Pakistani singer Mehdi Hassan, who died Wednesday after a prolonged ... Read more...

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Presley’s hologram to be made soon


June 8th, 2012 - 3:10 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 8 (IANS) Legendary singer Elvis Presley is set to be digitally recreated for a series of live shows and television appearances.The digital form of the singer ... Read more...

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Suchitra Sen, Leslie Claudius conferred ‘Banga Vibhusan’ award


May 20th, 2012 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 20 (IANS) Legendary Bengali actress Suchitra Sen, hockey player Leslie Claudius and painter Jogen Choudhury were among the 13 luminaries from various fields who were awarded the ... Read more...

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Assam to pay rich tributes to Bhupen Hazarika


April 13th, 2012 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, April 13 (IANS) Assam will pay rich tributes to legendary singer and music maestro Bhupen Hazarika on the occasion of Rongali Bihu festival.Most of the Bihutolis (fields where ... Read more...

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Meet perfectionist Abhay Deol (Movie Snippets) (With Images)


April 11th, 2012 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) Actor Abhay Deol has left no stone unturned to make his character of an IAS officer in "Shanghai" look authentic.He went through a complete ... Read more...

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Shinde brings alive Kishoreda in ‘Jhumroo’


April 7th, 2012 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, April 7 (IANS) When little known Ravindra Shinde speaks like Kishore Kumar, it seems the legendary singer is there for real.Shinde was at his best in a new Bollywood ... Read more...

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‘Jhumroo’ - truly Kishore Kumar, truly Bollywood (Review)


April 6th, 2012 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, April 6 (IANS) This true-blue Bollywood musical is Kishore Kumar all the way! Packed with the retro look in psychedelic colours, over-the-top props and bling, "Jhumroo" tells the story ... Read more...

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Priyanka misses joy of watching IPL (Movie Snippets)


April 6th, 2012 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 6 (IANS) Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra, who performed at the opening ceremony of the fifth season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) in Chennai, loves watching cricket. ... Read more...

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Shaan brings Kishore Kumar’s melodies alive


March 26th, 2012 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, March 26 (IANS) Kishore Kumar's music has lived through the years -- and a concert by singer Shaan, who sang evergreen hits of the legendary actor-singer, was proof ... Read more...

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Gaurav Gera, Shweta Gulati in Bollywood musical ‘Jhumroo’


March 21st, 2012 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, March 21 (IANS) TV actors Gaurav Gera and Shweta Gulati are set to play lead roles in "Jhumroo", a Bollywood musical show inspired by legendary singer Kishore Kumar's songs. ... Read more...

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Baichung gets inaugural Banga-Samman award


February 10th, 2012 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Siliguri, Feb 10 (IANS) Legendary Indian footballer Baichung Bhutia was among the 10 luminaries from diverse fields honoured with the inaugural Banga-Samman award by the West Bengal government Friday. ... Read more...

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Lata Mangeshkar hale and hearty


February 3rd, 2012 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 3 (IANS) Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar, who was the victim of an online death hoax, has tweeted that she is hale and hearty. "Namaskar. Please don't believe any ... Read more...

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Christina Aguilera suffers from a spray tan malfunction


January 31st, 2012 - 10:31 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Singer Christina Aguilera had a fashion malfunction during the funeral of legendary singer Etta James. Aguilera had her spray tan stream down her legs when she ... Read more...

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Joni Mitchell’s dad passes away


January 25th, 2012 - 10:36 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Toronto, Jan 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Legendary singer Joni Mitchell has announced the passing away of her father. The Big Yellow Taxi star revealed that the father, William Anderson, passed away on the ... Read more...

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Asha Bhosle to receive lifetime achievement award


January 12th, 2012 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) Legendary singer Asha Bhosle will be honoured with a lifetime achievement award at the 18th Annual Colors Screen Awards, to be held in Mumbai Saturday.She ... Read more...

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Big B to be honoured at Pune film fest


January 10th, 2012 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 10 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan will be honoured at the 10th Pune International Film Festival to be held here Jan 12-19."The Pune Film Festival wishes to ... Read more...

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Bipasha on thanking spree! (Movie Snippets)


January 2nd, 2012 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) Bollywood actress Bipasha Basu chose to step into the New Year by expressing gratitude to her friends, family, staff and fans for standing by ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi meets Bhupen Hazarika’s son in Guwahati


November 9th, 2011 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Wednesday met Tej, Bhupen Hazarika's son, in Guwahati to offer condolences on the legendary singer's death, party sources said ... Read more...

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Bhupen was ‘a spiritual being’: Ravi Shankar


November 9th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) Spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar Wednesday described legendary singer Bhupen Hazarika, who died Saturday, as "a deep spiritual being".In a message mourning his death ... Read more...

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There will never be another Bhupen Hazarika: Lata


November 8th, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 8 (IANS) Mourning the death of Bhupen Hazarika, Lata Mangeshkar says there won't be another one like him and that she not only fell in love with his ... Read more...

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Lata to receive K.L. Saigal award


November 7th, 2011 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 7 (IANS) Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar will be honoured with the K.L. Saigal award by Savitri Vikas Samiti here on Nov 17.According to Anita Srivastava, from Savitri ... Read more...

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