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Monthly Archives: January 2011

The Fabulous Mr. Bedi

Kabir Bedi has an unhurried gait, a contended demeanour as he strolls through London’s Hyde Park; the languidness perhaps shaped by a lifetime of extraordinary experiences and fame that extends from his native Punjab to Latin America. When he happens upon Speaker’s Corner he stops, contemplating for a moment before …

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Samir Soni and Neelam Kothari Tie The Knot

Former Bollywood actress Neelam Kothari and ‘Bigg Boss 4’ participant Sameer Soni have taken the wedding vows and organized the reception at the Taj Land’s End in Bandra, Mumbai. The couple invited their Bollywood and television industry friends for the reception. The newlywed couple was congratulated by Bollywood actresses Raveena …

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2010: A year to forget for Pakistan

(UK Asian – 25/01): 2010 saw a marked rise in violence and extremism in Pakistan, with a weak and directionless government adding to the woes of the beleaguered populace, Human Rights Watch said this week.   In its World Report 2011, the New York-based organization said militant violence was allowed to …

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“The best film I have produced” – Aamir Khan

Aamir Khan is remaining upbeat and incredibly friendly despite the fact that ‘Peepli Live’ has exited the race for an Oscar in 2011; whilst that’s disappointing, the choice of the film as India’s official entry for the 83rd Academy Awards is further confirmation that it’s producer will continue to be, …

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Ontario, Canada to host IIFA Weekend and Awards 2011

Canada has an Asian population of over 960,000, with 550,000 Indians living in the Greater Toronto Area. This gives Indian Cinema a huge audience in Canada and makes it a very popular form of entertainment.   Speaking on hosting IIFA 2011 in Ontario, Honorable Premier of Ontario, Dalton McGuinty shared, “Ontario’s …

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