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Top Three South Asians in Media to Watch

As South Asian culture becomes more mainstream, we can’t help but notice South Asians (from the USA to India) in the forefront and their contributions to our society as a whole! Our new series, “Bibi Blab,” is our way of getting our readers talking about what we’re excited about—from influential individuals worth knowing to important […]

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Salman Khan Reprises Role as "Prem"

PREM RATAN DHAN PAYO  Director: Sooraj Barjatya Cast: Salman Khan, Sonam Kapoor, Anupam Kher, and Neil Nitin Mukesh Music: Himesh Reshammiya Official Site: https://www.facebook.com/prdp Diwali lights up this year with Salman Khan and Sonam Kapoor, both of whom star in Sooraj Barjatya’s epic, feel-good Bollywood film, ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo.’ The lead actor and actress sat down […]

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Bollywood Film: ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo’ CD Contest

We’re giving away five CD soundtrack copies of the highly-anticipated Bollywood film ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo,’ directed by Sooraj Barjatya, starring Salman Khan, Sonam Kapoor, Anupam Kher, and Neil Nitin Mukesh, with music composed by Himesh Reshammiya. The film is set to release in North American theaters on Thursday, November 12, 2015 – just in time […]

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Neelam Gill for Abercrombie & Fitch

The 20-year-old British model, Neelam Gill (formerly Neelam Johal) stands at 5’10” and is originally from Coventry, but has since moved to London. She’s been having a major moment in fashion, ever since her 2013 debut as the first South Asian model to star in a Burberry advertising campaign. As of recent, she’s walked the […]

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Paul Thomas Anderson's Documentary Film, “Junun," Exclusive to MUBI

For film buffs that crave cult, classic, independent, and award-winning movies, London-based MUBI, founded in 2007 by Efe Cakarel, offers you curated online, global cinema to rival your Netflix and Amazon Prime watch lists for a fraction of the cost ($4.99 per month for unlimited streaming)! With MUBI, you’ll watch, discover, and discuss auteur cinema […]

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Bollywood Film: 'Shaandaar' CD Contest

We’re giving away five CD soundtrack copies of the new Bollywood romantic-comedy film ‘Shaandaar,’ directed by Vikas Bahl, produced by Karan Johar and The Phantoms, and music composed by Amit Trivedi. In order to win a copy of the soundtrack, which will be mailed directly to the five winners, answer this trivia question by tweeting […]

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DJ Goddess: Inspiring Women To Do It All

By Elvia Francis. Twitter: @elvia_francis DJ Goddess recently took over NYC, mixing exclusively at the Asian-fusion hot spot Pranna, on Madison Ave and East 28th St., and Bibi Magazine got the inside scoop on what makes DJ Goddess a truly inspiring woman! Jessica Dhillon, popularly known as DJ Goddess, started out as a biology major, with […]

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Yes, Meet the Patels

By Priti Verma After sweeping the film festival circuit and garnering much critical praise along the way, Meet the Patels is finally set to open this Friday in limited theaters nationwide. Meet the Patels is a laugh-out-loud, real life romantic comedy about Ravi Patel, an almost-30-year-old Indian-American who enters a love triangle between the woman […]

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Learning to Drive with Ben Kingsley

Earning a prestigious Critics Pick from The New York Times, the acclaimed new comedy Learning to Drive is now playing with limited release in New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago and Boston. By Labor Day weekend, the award-winning film starring Sir Ben Kingsley, Patricia Clarkson, and Sarita Choudhury will be playing in most major […]

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The C Diaries: One Year Later Post 6

Today, it’s been a year since I was first diagnosed with cancer, and quite the year it has been. I went from feeling happy and seemingly healthy to being pushed into a swirl of mammograms, biopsies, surgery, radiation and drugs. I’ve battled fear, uncertainty, anger, depression and tears. I’ve lived through changes in my physical […]

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