Friday, August 31, 2007

Sania Mirza Beats Laura Granville To Advance To 3rd Round At US Open

Sania Mirza
Sania Mirza Beats Laura Granville To Advance To 3rd Round At US Open
08/31/2007:
Sania Mirza defeated Laura Granville 6-3, 7-5 in the 2nd round at the US open to advance. Sania will now face sixth seeded Russian Anna Chakvetadze. Anna has defeated Sania 3 times already this year at the Hobart semi-final, Cincinnati semi-final and final at Stanford respectivily and has already won four tournaments this year. This will be a good test for Sania.

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Thursday, August 30, 2007

Movie Releasing September 07, 2007

Movie Releasing September 07, 2007:
Darling (2006)
Cast: Fardeen Khan , Esha Deol

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Movie Releasing August 31, 2007

Movie Releasing August 31, 2007:
Dhokha (2007)
Cast: Tulip Joshi
Sholay, Ke Aag, Ki Aag (2007)
Cast: Amitabh Bachchan , Sushmita Sen
Victoria No 203 (2007)
Cast: Jimmy Shergill , Preeti Jhangiani

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Friday, August 24, 2007

Sania Mirza Ranked 26th for US Open

Sania Mirza US Open
Sania Mirza Ranked 26th for US Open
08/24/2007:
Sania Mirza to meet Estonia’s Kaia Kanepi in the first round of U.S. Open tennis championship which will be starting next week in New York. Sania is ranked 26th for the US Open, making her the first Indian woman player to be seeded in the singles event of a Grand Slam.

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Thursday, August 23, 2007

Early Exit For Sania Mirza

Sania Mirza
Early Exit For Sania Mirza
08/23/2007:
Sania Mirza is had a disappointing outing at the Pilot Pen tennis tournament at New Haven, USA. She lost to Ukrainian Alona Bondarenko in the second round 3-6, 6-0, 3-6. Sania and her Italian partner Mara Santagelo won their doubles match to advance to quarterfinals in women's doubles after defeating American Corina Morariu and Meghann Shaughnessy 6-4, 7-5.

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Wednesday, August 22, 2007

Celina Jaitley Featured On Maxim India August 2007

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Celina Jaitley Featured On Maxim India August 2007
Date: 08/20/2007:
Celina Jaitley was again featured on the cover of August 2007 issues of magazine Maxim India. She was previously on the cover back in 2006. This time she in on the cover because of her love for animals and to support PETA India with their campaign 'Sexy for a Cause'. Mumbai recently banned captive elephants within the city limits after pressure from PETA India which has backing of many Bollywood celebrites and politician.

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Tuesday, August 21, 2007

Sania Mirza Ranked 28th in the WTA

Sania Mirza
Sania Mirza Ranked 28th in the WTA
08/21/2007:
Sania Mirza is now ranked 28th in the WTA singles rankings and has been seeded 26th at the US Open. The US Open will start next week in New York and will have Indian tennis player Sania Mirza ranked 26th at the US Open. The top male seed is Roger Federer and top female seed is Justine Henin, who are both also ranked No 1 in the world.

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Monday, August 20, 2007

Bollywood Stars In New York

Aishwarya Rai
Bollywood Stars In New York
Date: 08/20/2007:
This past weekend Amitabh Bachchan was present at the Lincoln Center to recites poem's written by his father, Harivansh Rai Bachchan. Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai were also present at the event.
The following day, Indian's had organized a parade to celebrate India's 60th independence anniversary. Priyanka Chopra was the grand marshal for the parade. Astronaut Sunita Williams, comedian Johnny Lever were also present at the parade that was organized by Federation of Indian Associations (FIA). The parade was held along Madison Avenue from 41st Street to 23th Street in Manhattan.

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Wednesday, August 15, 2007

Saif Ali Khan Could Be Desi Bond?

Saif Ali Khan
Saif Ali Khan Could Be Desi Bond?
Date: 08/15/2007
Saif Ali Khan will get a chance to play a role of secret agent similar to James Bond. Director of Ek Haseena Thi will direct Saif in this new film to be product by Saif's new banner.

Tuesday, August 14, 2007

Aishwarya Rai In Pink Panther 2

Aishwarya Rai
Aishwarya Rai In Pink Panther 2
Date: 08/14/2007:
Aishwarya Rai has been singed to star in the Hollywood movie Pink Panther 2 (2009) . The Indian Bollywood star and former Miss World will star opposite Hollywood stars Steve Martin, Andy Garcia, John Cleese and Alfred Molina. The movie is slated to be released sometime in early 2009.

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Monday, August 13, 2007

Bollywood Stars Win Rajiv Gandhi Award

Shilpa Shetty
Bollywood Stars Win Rajiv Gandhi Award
Date: 08/13/2007:
Bollywood star Salman Khan and Shilpa Shetty won the Rajiv Gandhi award along with journalist Shekhar Gupta and Indian-American astronaut Sunita Williams. The awards were presented by Sushilkumar Shinde and Maharashtra Chief Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh. Others winners include Veerendra Heggade, D Y Patil, Swati Piramal, Sir Gulam Noon, Khushagra Bajaj, Tulsi Tanti, and Pooja Bhangira.

Thursday, August 09, 2007

Sania Mirza Beats Martina Hingis

Sania Mirza
Sania Mirza Beats Martina Hingis
08/09/2007:
Sania Mirza upset Martina Hingis by defeating her in the second round of the EastWest Bank Classic 6-2, 2-6, 6-4. She will now face France's Virginie Razzano.

Wednesday, August 08, 2007

Aishwarya Rai Wax Statue In New York

Aishwarya Rai
Aishwarya Rai Wax Statue In New York
Date: 08/08/2007:
Aishwarya Rai's wax statue will be added to the Madame Tussauds museum at Times Square, New York on August 15 which is the day India will celebrate it's 60th year of independence. The statue is borrowed from the London museum, which also has other was models of Bollywood star like Amitabh Bachchan , Shahrukh Khan (SRK) and Tamil superstar Rajnikanth. The Madame Tussauds museum has locations in London, Amsterdam, Las Vegas, Hong Kong, Shanghai and are soon opening one in Washington, DC.

Mallika Sherawat In Remake of Qurbani

Mallika Sherawat
Mallika Sherawat In Remake of Qurbani
Date: 08/08/2007:
Mallika Sherawat will be playing the role played by Zeenat Aman in the remake of Feroz Khan’s Qurbani (2007) . Earlier talked had Priyanka Chopra slated for the role but seems that Mallika might have gotten the role instead. Mallika will be paired opposite with Fardeen Khan.

Tuesday, August 07, 2007

Sania Mirza Ranked 30 and To Second Round At East West Bank Classic

Sania Mirza
Sania Mirza Ranked 30 and To Second Round At East West Bank Classic
08/07/2007:
Sania Mirza beat Canada's Aleksandra Wozniak 6-3, 6-2. Sania will now face Martina Hingis. Sania moved up in ranks after having a nice performance at the Cincinnati and San Diego. She will play with her partner Bethanie Mattek of the USA against Janette Husarova of Slovakia and Michaella Krajicek of the Netherlands in the doubles match.

Friday, August 03, 2007

Sania Mirza To Face Maria Sharapova In Acura Classic

Sania Mirza
Sania Mirza To Face Maria Sharapova In Acura Classic
08/03/2007:
Sania Mirza beat eight seeded Dinara Safina of Russia, 6-1, 6-2 to continue her great run. The 20-year-old Hyderabadi girl has won 10 of last 12 matches and now will face top seed and world no. 2 Maria Sharapova in the Acura Classic in San Diego, California. Others who advanced are Russia's Maria Kirilenko, ninth seeded Elena Dementieva, Anna Chakvetadze, fourth seed Nadia Petrova and no. 11 Patty Schnyder beat Martina Hingis.

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Thursday, August 02, 2007

Sanjay Dutt Sentenced To Six Years In Jail

Sanjay Dutt Sentenced To Six Years In Jail
Date: 07/31/2007:
Sanjay Dutt has been sentenced to six years imprisonment by a special TADA court for illegal possession of weapons in the 1993 Mumbai bomb blasts. He was convicted under the Arms Act and was taken into custody. He has already served 16 months in jail back in 1994.

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Wednesday, August 01, 2007

Sania Mirza Moves On In Acura Classic

Sania Mirza
Sania Mirza Moves On In Acura Classic
08/01/2007:
Sania Mirza beat 18th-ranked Shahar Peer of Israel in the first round of the Acura Classic, being played in San Diego, CA. Shahar Peer was her doubles partner during Wimbledon and West Bank Classic. Sania will now face Eleni Daniilidou of Greece.

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