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2010-07-09 01:59:00

LONDON, July 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Legendary playback singer and songwriter Sonu Niigaam has today confirmed that he will make a rare personal appearance in the UK when he tops the bill at The Asian Awards at the Grosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane in London on October 26. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100708/398619 ) The variety, emotional range and sheer power of his internationally acclaimed voice have earned Niigaam a huge global following. A Bollywood icon,...

2010-06-17 09:30:00

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- In Tinseltown, the end of the world is nigh -- and it isn't starring Bruce Willis. If you're a big studio or film financier, you spent an average of $102 million dollars for every film you made in 2009 -- while only 32 of the year's 671 releases even crossed the eight-figure barrier in gross returns. If you're a filmmaker, then the global economy and its Hollywood trickle-down has almost completely evaporated your financing options, leaving...

2010-06-15 23:58:00

DUBAI, UAE, June 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Charter International, an aviation solutions provider based in the Middle East and primarily servicing Asia, Arabia, Australasia and Africa has delivered a service to the stars for this year's IIFA event. The International Indian Film Academy's Weekend and Awards are a celebration of Indian Cinema. Previously held in countries including Vietnam, Thailand, Holland, Singapore, South Africa and the United Kingdom, this year's 2010 IIFA event...

2010-06-09 21:00:00

LIVERMORE, Calif., June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Acutrack, Inc., a leader in media and print production, inventory management, kitting, assembly and fulfillment services, today announced the opening of a new sales office in Mumbai, India. This sales office will house Business Development Managers dedicated to the Blu-ray Production and Blu-ray Authoring of Bollywood movies. "Demographics show that a vast majority of consumers for Indian Blu-ray titles are in the US, Europe and the Middle East....

2010-03-04 08:05:00

RE'EM, Israel, March 4, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- RRsat Global Communications Network Ltd. (NASDAQ: RRST), a rapidly growing provider of comprehensive content management and global distribution services to the television and radio broadcasting industries, announced today that it has signed an agreement with ISG Media, one of the largest distribution companies for Indian movies and entertainment content in the Middle East. RRsat will provide fiber connectivity, playout and...

2010-02-21 00:00:00

DUBAI, February 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- It was a pleasure for Zee Aflam honoring the great Bollywood superstar as the "Most Popular Actor Award 2010" in the Arab world. Through its 1st Bollywood poll in the Arab world called "Nojoom Bollywood" Shahrukh Khan was nominated as the most popular actor by Arab audiences for the month of January 2010 conducted by Zee Aflam. Zee Aflam is a Bollywood channel packaged in Arabic for the Arab Audience "Nojoom Bollywood" is...

2010-01-11 06:15:00

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- STAR India PLUS, STAR TV's flagship general entertainment channel in North America, announced today the launch of 2-weekly shows catering exclusively to local audiences. ICC Cricket World which launches on January 16th will showcase the best of cricket each week, followed by Asian Variety Show (AVS) launching on February 7th which will allow STAR viewers to get a weekly peek at local events and Bollywood related news. ICC Cricket World, a television...

2010-01-09 11:14:00

VANCOUVER, Jan. 9 /PRNewswire/ - Since first lit in Greece in November, the Olympic Flame has passed through many corners of Canada, including the country's most northern, southern, and eastern points. This video package features the runs of South Korean gold medalist Lee Kyung Chun in Tofino, BC; Australian gold medalist Alisa Camplin in Dawson City, Yukon; Japanese speed skating star Ikue Teshigaware in Nova Scotia and Newfoundland & Labrador; Chinese Olympic superstar Yang Yang in...

2009-09-17 05:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Esurance, the online auto insurance company, today announced the launch of its Bollywood-inspired music video spot. The 90-second spot airs now through October exclusively on IFC during the network's "Wake Up To Bollywood" film block, a special presentation of Bollywood films airing every Sunday morning at 10 a.m. ET/PT. "In creating this music video with our longtime animation partner, Special Agent Productions, Esurance is proud to support the...

2009-08-16 00:16:23

Shah Rukh Khan, one of Bollywood's biggest stars, said Saturday he believes he was held by security at a New York-area airport because of his Muslim name. Khan, who recently completed a movie about a Muslim man being mistaken for a terrorist in the United States, said he was detained for two hours at Newark International Airport, the New York Daily News reported. I was really being hassled, perhaps because of my name being Khan, he said. These guys wouldn't let me through. Khan has signed a...


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mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.