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Shah Rukh Khan reveals his biggest dream ever MUMBAI: Indian screen icon Shah Rukh Khan has starred in dozens of Bollywood blockbusters and is adored by millions, but there's a movie he still dreams of making -- one that's a truly global hit. "I would like to be a part of that one Indian film, as an actor, as a producer, as a gaffer, as a sound recordist, as a production manager, whatever, which becomes famous all over the world," Khan told AFP in an interview."That's my 'Make in India' dream. I've had this since 25 years," he added, borrowing Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's much-trumpeted slogan for boosting manufacturing in the country.The Asian giant's Hindi film industry churns out hundreds of movies every year, raking in billions of US dollars in ticket receipts, but is yet to release a blockbuster that really takes Western box offices by storm."I hope to achieve that but I don't sit down ...

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Promo out; Hamza Ali Abbasi all set to talk politics on Bol TV  Pakistani actor Hamza Ali Abbasi who is known for his outspoken nature, is all set to host a TV show on Bol TV. It seems like the popular Pakistani celebrity will talk politics rather than entertainment in his upcoming show. In the latest video posted on his Facebook, he says, "It is time to get rid of the notion that being political or talking about politics is taboo if you are not a politician Being ...

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'Lahore Se Aagey' fails to create the same impression as 'Karachi Se Lahore' The release of Lahore Se Aagey came as a breath of fresh air for cinemagoers as the Pakistani audience was waiting for something exciting after the ban on Bollywood films. However, the latest Pakistani release didnt live up to the expectations. "Lahore Se Aagey has already done fairly well and that is all it could do. Its performance was lower than expected but now its done. And Dobara Phir Se is releasing this week so ...

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Selena Gomez touching speech at AMA will leave you in tears Pop icon Selena Gomez has touched a lot of hearts on Sunday night at American Music Awards (AMA) when she opened up about the struggles that have kept her out of the public eye for several months.She made her much awaited return to the public eye after two and a half months, as she took a break and checked into rehab to focus on her mental health. She won the award for 'Favourite Pop/Rock Female ...

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Nepal's quake-damaged Boudhanath stupa reopens KATHMANDU: Nepal's newly restored Boudhanath stupa reopened to the public Tuesday after it was damaged by the deadly 2015 earthquake that left much of the country's cultural heritage in ruins.The white-domed golden stupa -- the country's largest and one of the holiest sites of pilgrimage in Tibetan Buddhism -- was left with deep cracks after the powerful 7.8-magnitude quake hit in April last year, devastating the Himalayan nation and killing nearly 9,000 people.Restoration work began ...

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Sunny Leone to enter the 'Bigg Boss' house again After participating in high-voltage reality TV show Bigg Boss 5, Bollywood actress Sunny Leone will once again be part of the controversial reality show. According to Indian media reports, the actress will enter the house on Tuesday to add up the glam quotient and will be part of the show for a special task. Sunny will also be seen giving away Lust by Sunny Leone her own perfume brand, to the winner of the task.According ...

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Why Angelina Jolie is turning kids against Brad Pitt? High-profile divorce between Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie has taken a new turn as the Fury actor feels that his children are being turned against him. He reportedly stormed out of a meeting with his children. According to a new media report, Brad Pitt is crushed that he has been so limited when it comes to spending quality time with his six kids, Maddox 15, Pax 12, Zahara 11, Shiloh 10, and Vivienne and Knox, ...