Ash we like it
Aishwarya Rai steps across the East-West divide in quest of a new empire. How
good is the going for her? Saibal
Chatterjee finds out
the new millennium, she can win any popularity poll hands down. Her fans, spread
across the entire length and breadth of the Indian Diaspora, have a monopoly
over cyberspace. Her directors cannot stop singing paeans to her.
Ash compared to
the world with his beats
As John Lennon earns the title of the
greatest rock-and-roll icon of all times in a recently conducted survey by Q, a
British magazine, Saurabh & Gaurav remember the
legend and discover what made the former Beatle beat Elvis Presley and David
Bowie to top the list of 100 best music icons.
was a profoundly gifted person. His genius shone forth brilliantly in everything
he did. Musician, lyricist, actor, artist, writer, political and peace activist,
he performed all his roles with precision and perfectionism. As the most daring
and outspoken of the four Beatles, he defined the sixties ó socially,
politically as well as musically.
Stone gathers top honours
a Rolling Stone, Bob Dylanís scornful, ironic ode to a spoiled womanís
reversal of fortune, has been designated the greatest rockíníroll song of
all time by Rolling Stone magazine.
can forget the character of Darmyan Singh, the truck cleaner and friend of Sunny
Deol, in the superhit movie Ghadar? That role earned Vivek Shauq national
recognition, although he was already a familiar figure in the Punjabi as well as
Hindi entertainment world.
Lure of lehengas
was the costume that won Lara Dutta the ĎBest National Costuneí first runner
up award at the Miss Universe pageant, 2000. Itís the attire, which our
Bollywood queens like to don the most or, for instance some Hollywood actresses
also. In almost all the pageants, functions, contests...itís a clear