Bollywood movie auditions on April 5

Bollywood movie ‘Dollars’ has announced a walk-in audition for nine of its roles. Beside the open audition, the company has also invited 280 UAE residents from the 3000+ portfolios and application it received. The audition will be held at the Light House Studios in Al Quoz on April 5, 2013, beginning at 10am for the …

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Qantas Emirates alliance set to boost tourism

Qantas tie-up with Emirates is a loss for Singapore which was hitherto the stopover for Qantas passengers. The tie-up means that Qantas will fly up to Dubai and handover its onward traffic to Emirates. Qantas passengers may opt to have a stop-over break in Dubai, and this would result in more tourist traffic and revenue …

Indian son meets his Uzbek mother after 18 years

It does not happen only in Bollywood. In a real life story, an Uzbek mother reunited with her Indian son in Dubai after 18 years. A Bollywood movie-style story of an Uzbek woman who found her son in Dubai nearly 18 years after she left him when he was a baby appeared to have taken …

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Air your Air India blues

As a kid we often heard the term that one does not call his mother a witch, come what may! The same dilemma seems to be facing Indians overseas who use the national airline Air India, and Air India Express to travel home. Air India offers direct connections as well as cheaper rates when it …

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Marriage Invitation is now a Multimedia Affair

Get ready for the new trend in Wedding Invitations. Video invitation cards for weddings are gaining ground in India and Dubai. Rich families are gifting a tablet with a loaded video invitation, while others are enclosing a CD and some are loading it on You Tube to be shared as a link via email. These …

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Mythological Love Stories

Today is the right time to talk about Love. While we may have many sections of Indian society looking down at the Valentine day and the fervour that it brings, we might perhaps want to step back, I mean really back to revisit the love stories in our scriptures. And we are not talking about …

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Valentine Dinner Deals – Candle lit dinners

I have handpicked a few dinner deals to spend time, not a lot of money, with your beloved. Mahec Cuisine: Indian Restaurant Location: Le Meridien Dubai, Garhoud, Dubai Valentines Day Special: Candlelit Dinner AED 299 instead of AED 349 per couple ( Veg Menu ) http://www.roundmenu.com/restaurant/mahec-dubai/622 Royal Express Cuisine: Indian Restaurant Location: Admiral Plaza Hotel, …

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One Billion Rising on February 14

ONE BILLION RISING IS: A global strike An invitation to dance A call to men and women to refuse to participate in the status quo until rape and rape culture ends An act of solidarity, demonstrating to women the commonality of their struggles and their power in numbers A refusal to accept violence against women …

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With all my love – Chocolate Taj

I am looking for a baker to make me a white chocolate Taj Mahal to give away to my Valentine on 14th February. I have searched online for a company in Dubai to make one for me, but I have not been able to find one. Do you know someone who can make a chocolate …

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Rain Mood : Evergreen Hindi Classics

Celebrate the weather. The slight drizzle, the wet fragrance, and the cool clime. Time to listen to all time hit songs celebrating the wet weather. Saawan Ke Jhoole Pade Rimzhim Gire Sawaan.. Jalta Hai Jiya Mera Bheegi Bheegi Raaton Mein