Thursday, July 31, 2008

Katrina Kaif New Face For Nakshatra Diamonds Jewellery

Katrina Kaif
Katrina Kaif New Face For Nakshatra Diamonds Jewellery
Date: 07/31/2008:
Katrina Kaif has come a long way over the last couple of years. She has provided back to back movie hits and is looking for a great 2008 with the release of Singh Is Kinng (2008) on August 8, 2008 and then Yuvraaj (2008) on October 24, 2008. Katrina was recently in the news for a rift that has occured on her birthday party between her boyfriend Salman Khan and king of Bollywood Shahrukh Khan . She now has been signed by jewellery brand Nakshatra Diamonds to endorse the product which was previous being endorsed by Aishwarya Rai Bachchan .

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Wednesday, July 30, 2008

Michelle Sung Wie Skips A Major

Michelle Sung Wie
Michelle Sung Wie Skips A Major
07/28/2008:
Michelle Sung Wie skipped playing in a major so she could play on the PGA Tour this week. Wie was listed in qualifying for the Women’s British Open at Sunningdale, buy choose not to participate. Wei is currently managed by her her parents. Just recently Michelle Wie was disqualified at the LPGA's State Farm Classic when she left the scoring area without signing her card. So people are now questing why Wei would choose to play at the PGA Tour over playing in the Women’s British Open.

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Monday, July 28, 2008

Shilpa Shetty Could Host Season 2 Of Big Boss

Shilpa Shetty
Shilpa Shetty Could Host Season 2 Of Big Boss
Date: 07/28/2008:
Shilpa Shetty the winner of the Big Brother UK, may be offered to host the next season of Bigg Boss 2 in India. Bigg Boss was last year hosted by Arshad Warsi. If Shilpa chooses to host the show, she could be paid more then Rs 8 Crores. Bigg Boss (India) will start after Fear Factor Khatron Ke Khiladi, , hosted by Akshay Kumar , ends in August 2008. The new season of Bigg Boss will air on newly launched channel, Colors.

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Friday, July 25, 2008

Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan Stays In Toronto

Aishwarya Rai
Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan Stays In Toronto
Date: 07/25/2008:
During the recent The Unforgettable Tour in Toronto, it was confirmed that the Bollywood star couple Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan stayed at the Federer Suite in Hilton Toronto from July 16 to July 19. Tennis star Roger Federer had arrived in Toronto for the Rogers Cup and upon his checkin to the Hilton, was denied his favourite suite since it was already allocated to the Bachchans and hence Roger Federer had to spend a night in another suite in the hotel.

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Tuesday, July 22, 2008

Sony 16.4 Inch Wide Multimedia Notebook

07/22/2008:
Sony Corp: has announced the availibility of a new multimedia notebook notebook. The new Vaio FW notebook, is also the first 16.4 inch laptop to hit the market and promises to enable consumers to view High Definition, Blu ray Disc, movies in a manner they are meant to be seen. The notebooks LCD is constructed with a 16:9 aspect ratio, which is standard used while shooting HD movies. The notebook will be powered by new Intel Centrino 2 technology, with more energy efficiency and performance, along with a HDMI output connector to allow users to connect the laptop to the TV for viewing watch movies on a television set. The packaged Vaio Media software is DLNA enabled and hence allows users to wirelessly stream content stored on laptop throughout their home network. Other features include multiple ports and jacks including Memory Stick media/SD card slot, three USB ports, an i.Link Ieee-1394 port, microphone and headphone jack, and a 34mm ExpressCard slot. The Vaio FW notebook is an eco-friendly product with Energy Star 4.0 compliant. The retail unit will start at $1,000 with the premium edition going upto $1,750.

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Malaria Turmoil In Mumbai

07/22/2008:
Mumbai , India has reported cases of Malaria. The death toll from Malaria has been increasing over the past couple of days. More then 9 people have died over the last week because of Malaria. During a survey of F South and North wards, around 100 mosquito breeding spots were discovered. Lot of nearby construction sites have been found with water stagnation which is a breeding ground for mosquitos.

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Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan In A Rift

Salman Khan
Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan In A Rift
Date: 07/22/2008:
At a recent bash for Katrina Kaif ’s birthday, Bollywood stars Salman Khan and Shahrukh Khan got into a little rift. Now we need to determine if this was planned or not?

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Saturday, July 19, 2008

Amrita Arora On Cover Of Maxim India July 2008 Issue

Amrita Arora
Amrita Arora On Cover Of Maxim India July 2008 Issue
Date: 07/19/2008:
Amrita Arora gave a great phoot to Maxim for the July 2008 edition of Maxim India . The photos will be part of the Maxim India July 2008 edition.

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Tuesday, July 15, 2008

Angelina Jolie Give Birth To Twins, Knox and Vivienne

Angelina Jolie
Angelina Jolie Give Birth To Twins, Knox and Vivienne
Date: 07/15/2008:
On Saturday, July 12, 2008, Angelina Jolie gave birth to twin at the Lenval hospital in Nice, France. A boy and a girl were born after a scheduled caesarean section. The boy was named Knox Leon Jolie Pitt and the girl was named Vivienne Marcheline Jolie Pitt. Vivienne is the French version of the ancient Latin name that means alive. The twins, the mother and proud papa, Brad Pitt, are in good health and all are doing fine. Jolie was just recently seen in movie, Wanted.

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Monday, July 14, 2008

Anheuser Busch Being Bought By InBev NV

07/14/2008:
Anheuser Busch, U.S. brewer, has agreed to be bought by Belgium based InBev for a higher price of $52 billion after a month long standoff between the two. This will create the world's largest beer maker. InBev maker of Stella Artois and Beck's, will pay $70 per share for maker of Budweiser.

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Sunday, July 13, 2008

Temptation Reloaded 2008 Tour

Temptation Reloaded 2008 Tour
SRK's Temptation Reloaded 2008 Tour
Date: 07/14/2008:
Shahrukh Khan launchs his own tour which has already begun in June 2008 and will continue thru the summer. Now two of Bollywood's star will be on tour at the same time. The Bachchan's Unforgettable World Tour, which is suppose to star in July 2008 will have to go against the king of Bollywood, SRK , who has already had a great show in Ahoy, Rotterdam, Holland. The Temptation Reloaded 2008 Tour, will feature Shahrukh Khan himself, along with Kareena Kapoor , Katrina Kaif , Ganesh Hedge, Arjun Rampal , Anuska Dandekar, and Javed Ali.

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Friday, July 11, 2008

Apple Launches New iPhone Worldwide

07/11/2008:
Today, the new iPhone was launched by Apple Inc. worldwide. With AT T as the exclusive carrier of the service for the iPhone. Lines were being formed outside the apple story from last night. The new iPhone 3G adds some nice new features along with the lower price (thanks to subsidies by the carrier) of $199, but now AT T will require the phone activation in the store vs at home. In Manhattan's Fifth Avenue, Apple's flagship store, customer had to wait more then 20 minutes to get the new iPhone activated because of some problem with the activation process. iPhone also had good sales in Japan, France, New Zealand, and Germany.

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Thursday, July 10, 2008

Abu Dhabi Investment Council Buys Chrysler Building

07/10/2008:
An Abu Dhabi Investment Council, based in Abu Dhabi has bought the Chrysler Building, New York's best known skyscrapers, for 800 million dollars. The 77 story Art Deco skyscraper is located in Midtown Manhattan opposite Grand Central station. The The Chrysler Building was designed by the architect William Van Alen and built between 1928 and 1930. The building was declared a historic monument in 1976 and was built for the Chrysler car company. The fund has over 800 billion dollars of assets and has also recently made a 7.5 billion dollar investment in Citigroup. Many Middle East nations have great access to capital from their oil profit and hence are looking for real estate assets overseas. Just last month, General Motors building located on Fifth Avenue was bought by Investors from Dubai , Kuwait and Qatar for 2.8 billion dollars.

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Shree Ashtavinayak Cine Vision Ltd 2008

Celina Jaitley
Shree Ashtavinayak Cine Vision Ltd 2008
Date: 07/09/2008:
Shree Ashtavinayak Cine Vision Ltd, an Indian cinema production and distributor, plans to have some major release in 2008. The distributor will follow up their previous successful movie releases like Jab We Met (2007) , Golmaal (2007) , and Bhagambhag with some movies in a different genre then before, which will include suspense thrillers, comedies and action films. First in the lineup will be a movie based on a popular Paresh Rawal's Gujarati play, Maharathis (2008) . A suspense thriller by Shivam Nair's and will star Naseeruddin Shah , Om Puri, Boman Iraani, Paresh Rawal, Tara Sharma and Neha Dhupia . Then it will action packed movie Kidnap (2008) directed by Sanjay Gadhvi and starring Sanjay Dutt , Minissha Lamba , Vidya Malvade, Rahul Dev and Imran Khan . The Indian festive season of Diwali will bring the return of a prior successful movie, Golmaal Fun Unlimited (2006) , with a sequal called Golmaal Returns (2008) starring Ajay Devgan , Arshad Warsi, Tusshar Kapoor, Shreyas Talpade, Kareena Kapoor , Celina Jaitley , Amrita Arora and Anjana Sukhani under the direction of Rohit Shetty. This will be followed by two comedy movies being directed by Neeraj Vora, Run Bhola Run (2008) and One Way Ticket. Run Bhola Run will star Govinda , Tusshar Kapoor , Tanushree Dutta and Amisha Patel while One Way Ticket will star Anil Kapoor , Akshaye Khanna plus two Heroines. Under the action genre there will be Blue (2008) and Luck (2008) . Blue (2008) is being directed by Anthony D'Souza and stars Sanjay Dutt , Akshay Kumar , Lara Dutta , Katrina Kaif and Zayed Khan . And Soham Shah will direct Luck (2008) , starring Sanjay Dutt , Imran Khan , Danny Denzongpa, Ravi Kisshen, Mithun Chakraborthy and debutant Shruti Haasan ( Kamal Hassan 's daughter). In the love story department, they have lined up Mudh Mudh Ke Na Dekh Mudh Mudh Ke (2008) starring Himesh Reshammiya , Niharika Singh , Jennifer Kotwal , and directed by Seema and Sudhir. On top of all the Bollywood movies, Shree Ashtavinayak Cine Vision Ltd. plans four releases in the Telugu and Tamil.

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Wednesday, July 09, 2008

Shilpa Shetty Turns Producer

Shilpa Shetty
Shilpa Shetty Turns Producer
Date: 07/09/2008:
Shilpa Shetty has turned into an entrepreneur by setting up her won production company named, Shilpa Shetty Global Productions. The first movie to be produced by the new production house will be the film named VIP (2008) , which will also be co produced by UTV Motion Pictures and directed by Manish Jha. The movie will star Shilpa herself, along with Bipasha Basu. While Shilpa’s sister, Shamita Shetty , will not be seen on the screen in the movie but will play key role behind the scene as she is the creative producer for the film.

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Monday, July 07, 2008

Shilpa Shetty Wins Global Diversity Award 2008

Shilpa Shetty
Shilpa Shetty Wins Global Diversity Award 2008
Date: 07/07/2008:
Shilpa Shetty has become very popular oversee after her appearance and later wining on Channel 4's reality TV show Celebrity Big Brother in 2007. She was recently given the Global diversity Award 2008 in London for her significant contribution to the public appreciation and understanding of diversity. Shilpa also helped the organizer raise over 63,000 pounds for the the Silver Star Appeal charity.

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Wednesday, July 02, 2008

Rahul Bose To Play Six Characters In Maan Gaye Mughal E Azam

Rahul Bose
Rahul Bose To Play Six Characters In Maan Gaye Mughal E Azam
Date: 07/02/2008:
An actor playing multi character in a movie is nothing new, great movies in the past have had an actor play double role and even sometime, triple role. Then earlier this year Tamil superstar Kamal Hassan played 10 different roles in Dasavatharam (2008) and now Rahul Bose will play will play six different characters in a forthcoming film, Maan Gaye Mughal E Azam (2008) , directed by Sanjay Chhel. The roles will include a daredevil officer of the intelligence agency Research and Analysis Wing (RAW), an underworld gangster, a Hyderabadi Nawab, Mughal prince Jehangir, dumb deputy of an underworld don and his bodyguard. The movie also stars Mallika Sherawat, Kay Kay Menon and Paresh Rawal and set of release on August 22nd 2008.

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Tuesday, July 01, 2008

Lara Dutta Busy On Location In Bahamas

Lara Dutta
Lara Dutta Busy On Location In Bahamas
Date: 07/01/2008:
Before it was Kareena Kapoor dieting and exercising to get ready for a role in Tashan and now it's Lara Dutta . Lara will need to were a bikini in her upcoming movie, Blue (2008) , and hence she is in the process of controlling her diet and gearing up on exercises to get in better shape for her time in front of the camera. Lara, former Miss Universe (2000), will be starring as an underwater diver opposite Akshay Kumar in the movie and have also already lost weight for the movie. Other movie that Lara has in her bag is Banda Yeh Bindaas Hai (2008) which is inspired by My Cousin Vinny.

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