Bollywood News: Headlines Of The Week:
| || Preity Zinta Replaces Priyanka Chopra |
Preity Zinta has been choosen to replace Priyanka Chopra in Karan Johar's next project. Karan Johar is producing a movie to be directed by his assistant, Tarun Mansukhani which is also the first productions under Karan's banner, Dharma Productions. The movie stars Abhishek Bachchan , John Abraham , and now along with Preity Zinta . Yet again, this will also be the most awaited film of 2008.
| || Priyanka Chopra Launches Spice Local Lingo |
Bollywood movie star Priyanka Chopra today launced Spice Telecom's new service, Spice Local Lingo, at an event held in Bangalore. The new service will allowsusers to send SMS in 12 Indian languages. The service offers the following languages: Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marati, Oriya, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu. While in Mumbai, Spice Telecom (Punjab) launched "Spice TV", which will give Spice subscribers in Punjab an opportunity to watch live Cricket on their mobiles.
| || Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif To Be Guest On Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Finals |
Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif will be guest stars on the Sony dance show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa during the final to arrive December 20, 2007. The Bollywood stars are going to promote their upcoming movie, Welcome, releasing on December 21, 2007.
| || Jennifer Love Hewitt Fights Back |
Jennifer Love Hewitt is angry and upset about some paparazzi shots that surfaced on the Internet of her on vacation with fiance Ross McCall. More then the photos she is upset with the comment about her weight that accompanied the photos. Jennifer is currently starrring in TV show Ghost Whisperer.
| || Deepika Padukone Brand Ambassador For Levi |
Deepika Padukone has been signed by Levi Strauss Signature as their national brand ambassador. Deepika has risen to fame recently due to the great success of her first movie, Om Shanti Om. Levi also announced a new contest, Dart-to-Win, in which provide a life time opportunity for fans to meet and greet with Deepika. The contest will start on Dec 11, 2007 and end 10th January 2008.
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| 12/15/2007: |
Prachi Desai, the most favourite daughter-in-law of the small screen, won crowned the winner of the Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 2 beating finalists Sandhya Mridul and Jay Bhanushali. Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif were the special guest on the show and announced the winner. Prachi won the content after a surprise earlier in season when she was vote off by the public. She returned back on the show via a wild card. The judges favourite was Sandhya, who was a great dancer on the show but lacked the public popularity like Prachi.
This is nothing new in real life tv shows, where similar thing had happended last year, when the judges favourite, Shweta Salve, did not win for similar reason. The other finalists, Jaissi Koi Nahin's Mona Singh was vote the winner by the public.
The question here is not who is more talented, but who is more favourite? Please leave your thoughts on this subject.
World News, Technology News:
| 12/12/2007: |
Ask.com announced the availibility of AskEraser, a privacy control that erases information about users' search queries within a few hours. With AskEraser enabled for a given users, all Ask.com cookies including IP address, user ID and session ID cookies and complete text of search queries are erased across the Ask.com search areas but cannot delete it from from the servers of third-party companies. But the side effect of AskEraser being enabled is that some of the Ask.com personalization options will not function.
| 12/12/2007: |
The 3rd test match between India and Pakistan ended up in a draw. Pakistan ended the final day with 167/7, when bad light ended the match early. Anil Kumble threatened the Pakistan with a burst of wickets. Kumble ended the day with five for 60 off 14 overs. Now India is all set for a tour to Australia for a four-test series starting on Dec. 26. 1st match on Dec. 26-30 (Melbourne), 2nd on Jan. 2-6 (Sydney), 3rd on Jan. 16-20 (Perth), and the 4th on Jan. 24-28 (Adelaide). The series will be followed by oneday triseries involving Australia, India and Sri Lanka,
| 12/11/2007: |
Sania Mirza is currently shooting a commercial advertisement at the historic Mecca Masjid which has caused a row with the minorities welfare department. The shooting was done without the permission of the department and hence evoked protest from the Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM).
| Movie Releasing December 14, 2007: |
Strangers Starring Kay Kay Menon, Jimmy Shergill, Nandana Sen, and Sonali Kulkarni.
Forthcoming Movie Releases For 2011: