Reviews

Akshay Kumar stars in Once Upon a Time In Mumbai Dobara

New York City (June 28, 2013): The Grand Ballroom of The Plaza Hotel was the backdrop for the launch of Shazya Entertainment by Dr. Shazya Wanadna. The newly formed company’s first event is the launch of the Bollywood movie, Once Upon a Time In Mumbai Dobara (OUATIMD) starring Akshay Kumar, Imran Khan, Sonakshi Sinha and […]

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Cars for 2014--NY Auto Show

The smell of spring is in the air.  What does that mean?  Well, the New York International Auto Show has arrived.  This year the 2013 NYIAS will have exhibits from 148 manufacturers, 1000 vehicles on display and with over 1 Million attendees expected, offer a great variety of production vehicles and new introductions of the […]

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‘Maharajas of Comedy’ kicks off in New York City

February 16, 2013, New York, NY: An Indian, an Indian, an Indian and three more Indians enter an auditorium. The first Indian introduces himself and then the others. No, this isn’t the beginning of joke, but the beginning of a stand-up tour of Indian comedians headlined by Kunal Nayyar aka Rajesh Koothrappali on the number […]

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Say Bumbug! to Christmas!

December, 2012, New York City: A very Desi Christmas is how Bumbug the Musical is being touted by theater-goers who are flocking to performances of this limited engagement rock opera now playing at Theatre Row in Manhattan. An original piece written by Samrat Chakrabarti and Sanjiv Jhaveri, Bumbug the Musical captures the essence of Immigrant-America […]

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Taste Her ChoKolate Soda

My ting, get on my ting, baby boy, let’s have some fun and taste my ChoKolate Soda! Once you hear these catchy rhymes from Kiran Shergill, aka K, you too will be craving her new single, “Chokolate Soda.” The model cum TV host-turned-singer is the latest addition to the train of Indian-American pop divas raring […]

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Abhishek and Ajay Devgn Bol Bachchan

With much fanfare, free Kati rolls passed out in Times Square and much media hype, Bol Bachchan Rohit Shetty’s nod to Hrithik Mukherjee’s 1979 cult hit Gol Maal, opens tonight across the US. With a double role for Abhishek Bachchan and new character for Ajay Devgn, Bol Bachchan is a summer release full of comedy, […]

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Patang Flies High at Film Festivals

Praised by film critic Roger Ebert as “hypnotically beautiful,” Patang is a poetic journey to the old city of Ahmedabad that weaves together the stories of six people transformed by the energy of India’s largest kite festival. Every year a million kites fill the skies above Ahmedabad – dueling, soaring, tumbling and flying high. When […]

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Harold and Kumar Take Christmas to a New High!

When we last saw Harold (John Cho) and Kumar (Kal Penn), they were fervently trying to escape Guantanamo Bay after being mistaken for terrorists. In the third installment of the Harold and Kumar series, “A Very Harold and Kumar Christmas,” the duo is back in a smoke-filled haze of a 3D adventure. The movie begins […]

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Get Your Dirty Paki Lingerie

Have you ever watched a play and instinctually realized that you “knew” every character in the plot? That’s what happened to me when I went to see Aizzah Fatima’s Dirty Paki Lingerie. A one-woman show centered on the lives of six Pakistani, Muslim women, Dirty Paki Lingerie is an intimate revelation on what it really […]

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Introducing Kixar: The South Asian Spotify

Aug 1, 2011, London: KIXAR launches with a bang heard across the world by South Asian audiences. The social music app is dramatically changing the way fans of South Asian music access, listen to and share their favorite tracks.  With a catalogue of Bollywood, Bhangra and fusion music in the cloud, the licensed service also […]

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