Ghazala Javed, popular Pashto singer who died young (photos)

Ghazala Javed was a Pakistani female singer of Pashto music from Swat Valley. She began singing in 2004 and was active singer until she was killed on June 18, 2012 (Ghazala was 24 years old). Ghazala was popular among young, progressive ethnic Pashtuns in northwest Pakistan and in neighboring Afghanistan among Pashtuns.

Ghazala Javed

Born on January 1, 1988, she had to fled her birth place, Swat Valley, because of the grip of Pakistani Taliban in the area. After settling in Peshawar in 2007 she began her singing career. She also began apearing in stage-shows in Dubai, Kabul, and Afghanistan. In wedding parties Ghazala was offered more than tens of thousands of dollars per night. Her rate was more than any other Pashtun artists. Ghazala was nominated for a Filmfare Award in 2010 and she also received a Khyber Award in 2011.

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Katarina Kaif named Sexiest Asian Women by Eastern Eye newspaper

Katarina Kaif was named the most sexiest Asian for the fourth year in the world-renowned ’50 Sexiest Asian Women List 2013′. Priyanka Chopra came the second followed by a TV star Drashti Dhami and Deepika Padukone in third and fourth place respectively.

Katrina Kaif (1)

The list is published by an UK based, Eastern Eye newspaper. The magazine’s showbiz editor Asjad Nazir compiles the list of the sexiest women. Based on the entries in the list, it is more like Sexiest South Asian rather than Sexiest Asian.

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Shanti Dynamite wooing Bollywood on Makar Sankranti

Encouraged by the success of Sunny Leone in Bollywood, another adult worker of UK, Sofiya, had named herself Shanti Dyanmite and had been trying to woo Indians. On the occasion of Makar Shakranti, Sofiya told that she will also be celebrating the festival in the UK.

Shanti-Dynamite makar shankranti

Sofiya said, "Makar Sankranti, the Kite festival in India is celebrated with fun, music and food. The cultural significance the way celebration happens. I am celebrating Makar Sankranti here in UK, in my style but I want to celebrate this festival in India."

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‘Dedh Ishqiya’ music review: A complete package

The song titled Hamari Atariya Pe, in ‘Dedh Ishqiya’ is a classic Mujra themed song. Filmed on the voice of singer Rekha Bhardwaj, the lyrics of Gulzar and the music of Vishal Bhardwaj gives a feeling of classical tunes. Madhuri Dixit‘s mesmerizing dance step is something to enjoy.

madhuri dixit dede ishqiya

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Top 7 item dances of 2013

At the end of the year, we are analyzing the best item dances of the year 2013. Bollywood experimented with item numbers in terms of lyrics and music. Some became hit and other couldn’t get to the top.

best item dances of 2013

1. Ram Chahe Leela

Featuring hot Priyanka Chopra in white choli and dhoti with a sexy slit in the front, the modern mujra dance was also one of the best item dances of Bollywood.

The item number in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Ramleela’ features voice of Bhoomi Trivedi.

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Sunny’s Jackpot releasing on Friday, December 13

This week on Friday, December 13, Sunny Leone‘s next movie ‘Jackpot’ is going to release in theaters. In the western world, Friday the 13th is considered to bring bad luck.

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Ram Chahe Leela – ft. Priyanka Chopra got 90 lakh views in YouTube

The mujra dance video from ‘Ram Leela’ featuring Priyanka Chopra ‘Ram Chae Leela’ has managed to attract almost 90 lakhs views in just over a month of it’s release. The video uploaded in YouTube by Eros Now has got more than 22 thousands thumbs ups too.

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Imran Khan did mujra to entertain Kareena Kapoor

While working on the sets of ‘Gori Tere Pyaar Mein’ the lead actor Imran Khan did a mujra dance on ‘Fevicol’ to entertain Kareena Kapoor. The filmmaker Punit Malhotra admitted the funny incident in an interview with IBN Live.

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Rajjo story – a Mujra girl journey to become a housewife

Upcoming movie ‘Rajjo’ is a love story of a nautch girl played by Kangana Raneaut. Rajjo, a Mujra dancer and a prostitute in a Kotha of Mumbai, fell in love with an 18 years old Chandu, played by Paras Arora. The love-at-first sight flourished and goes through various societal hurdles.

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Kangana who has been training classical Indian dance for the last five years, believes ‘Rajjo’ will be a turning point in her Bollywood career.

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Kangana Ranaut performs classical mujra in Rajjo

In the movie releasing on November 15, Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut has played a bold role delivering bold dialogues. After going through a rigorous Kathak training, the actress has also performed a hot mujra dance in ‘Rajjo’.

kangana ranaut - music launch

Talking at the music launch ceremony in October end, the actress told that the biggest challenge in the movie was to deliver the bold dialogues.

Kangana did an extensive research for the role. She even visited red-light area to learn how they talk and behave. The director of ‘Rajjo’ Vishwas Patil did a research on the character and provided Kanagana with the result. She also went to Nagpada and talked to the nautch girls to study their lives and the way they behave.

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