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‘Ambassador Fried Noodle’
April 09, 2010
‘Ambassador Fried Noodle’
If Chinese food can promote culture, should other countries follow the example?
‘Ambassador Fried Noodle’
Hotels for Fine Palates
March 18, 2010
Hotels for Fine Palates
Luxury hotels popping up all over Asia will please,at least, some food-lovers.
Hotels for Fine Palates
November 18, 2009
Top Actor No. 1 -Shahrukh Khan
Indian Cinema Series ’Shahrukh Khan’ (also Shah Rukh Khan) has a rather regal ring to it-appropriate for a figure who looms so large over the Bollywood scene that his most famous nickname graces the cover of the book, King of Bollywood: Shah Ruk
Top Actor No. 1 -Shahrukh Khan
November 17, 2009
Top Actor No. 2 - Aamir Khan
Indian Cinema Series Aamir Khan is a somewhat mysterious figure on the Bollywood scene. I say that, because he doesn’t play the celebrity game the way many stars do. Take for example, the fact that he won’t attend Indian film award shows, even t
Top Actor No. 2 - Aamir Khan
November 16, 2009
Top Actor No. 3 - Salman Khan
Indian Cinema Series The slick, muscular torso of devoted bodybuilder Salman Khan is a familiar sight to anybody who follows the Bollywood scene, who is No. 3 on our Top Indian Actors countdown.  The well-sculpted celebrity has been in the
Top Actor No. 3 - Salman Khan
November 13, 2009
Top Actor No. 4 - Amitabh Bachchan
Indian Cinema Series  Yesterday marked day 570 of Amitabh Bachchan’s diary-style blog, and his entry today already has over 300 comments posted to it. Some days more than 600 fans reach out to the megastar via this channel, churning out heartfel
Top Actor No. 4 - Amitabh Bachchan
November 12, 2009
Top Actor No. 5 - Hrithik Roshan
Indian Cinema Series The 2000s saw a flurry of activity in Bollywood. Increased global interest led to more international releases which, combined with what was seen as an overall boost in film quality and innovation and surge in urban theatre c
Top Actor No. 5 - Hrithik Roshan
November 12, 2009
Resistance is Futile. It's the Bollywood seduction
Having wrapped up our countdown of actresses yesterday, I’m now jumping straight into our list of Top 5 Actors in Indian Cinema.  And on a more personal note, I’ve recently joined some on-line Bollywood fan groups and started following the lates
Resistance is Futile. It's the Bollywood seduction
November 11, 2009
Top Actress No. 1 - Katrina Kaif
Indian Cinema Series Who out there hasn’t tried at least once ‘googling’ their own name? Well, if Katrina Kaif has, she would only be one of thousands, perhaps millions, to have entered her name in that search box–the actress, who is No. 1 on o
Top Actress No. 1 - Katrina Kaif
November 10, 2009
Top Actress No. 2 - Priyanka Chopra
Indian Cinema Series We’ve found Priyanka Chopra’s Twitter account – and the ‘Diplomat_APAC’ is now one of her 80,000-plus followers. Indeed, the Indian actress, who is No. 2 on our Top 5 Indian Actresses countdown, has piqued my interest enough to h
Top Actress No. 2 - Priyanka Chopra
November 09, 2009
Top Actress No. 3 - Kareena Kapoor
India Cinema SeriesPersonally, I don’t think Kareena Kapoor’s nickname, Bebo, suits her. But my opinion doesn’t really count for much considering the Indian media and fans alike have embraced everything about Kapoor (including her moniker, which was
Top Actress No. 3 - Kareena Kapoor
November 06, 2009
Top Actress No. 4 - Aishwarya Rai (Bachchan)
Indian Cinema Series The international media often refers to her as the most beautiful woman in the world, and she even has had a variety of tulip named after her in honour of her beauty. But Aishwarya Rai says: ‘All this is transient. I mean.you kno
Top Actress No. 4 - Aishwarya Rai (Bachchan)
November 05, 2009
Top Actress No. 5 - Asin
Indian Cinema Series  As promised yesterday, here’s the first in our Indian cinema spotlight series. I’m starting off with a countdown of some of the country’s most beautiful and talented leading ladies, based on the latest buzz. Our pick for to
Top Actress No. 5 - Asin
November 04, 2009
Spotlight: Bollywood
Indian Cinema SeriesThis spring, I met with Vikas Swarup, the charming Indian author and diplomat whose book Q&A hit movie Slumdog Millionaire was based on. The huge success of that film had many heads turning in India’s direction this year, but
Spotlight: Bollywood
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