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Houston’s Bangladesh community seeks funds for cultural center

The growing immigrant Bangladeshi population of Houston has been trying for years to build a permanent community center but has been stalled by a lack of funds. Now, the Bangladesh Association, Houston, is hoping to raise about $1 million in what board members hope will be a major step toward reaching their fund-raising goal.The nonprofit is holding a multicultural gala on Friday at Crowne Plaza Galleria to attract support. The BangladeshAssociationCenter is a $2.5 million project being built on four acres purchased in 2001 at 13145 Renn Road in southwest HarrisCounty. bd culture

‘Ram-Leela: Goliyon Ki Rasleela’ is not about Lord Ram or Krishna

Director Sanjay Leela Bhansali's soon-to-release romantic movie 'Ram-Leela: Goliyon Ki Rasleela' starring Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh is in the middle of a controversy due to its title and content. A court in New Delhi has stayed the release of the film.M_Id_438911_ramleela But producer-director Sanjay Leela Bhansali clarified in a statement issued to the media today (November 13) that the movie's title is about the characters played by Deepika, Ranveer and has nothing to do with famous mythological story Ramlila and Rasleela. The court further restrained the producers from using the title 'Ram-Leela'....

Nicolas Cages Intimate Photos Stolen

Nicolas Cages and his ex-girlfriend Christina Fulton's x-rated photos were reportedly stolen from the his home earlier this year and the snapshots are still missing. According to law enforcement, the intimate pics were stolen by a former handyman, who broke into Fulton's house in April and jacked 13-nicolas-cage four computers and box of wild photos, The handyman, Ricardo Orozco, wa s arrested last month and was charged with felony burglary. He's pleaded not guilty and is currently being held on $1 million bail. Th ...

Salman Khan Is The New Lord Krishna In Town

13-salman-khan-krishna-mahabaratBollywood actor Salman Khan will soon be Lord Krishna in a animated film based on the epic 'Mahabarat'. Apart from Salman, the movie will also have a few other biggies from the B-Town who will be lending their voices for different characters from the epic. Ajay Devgn will be lending his voice for the role of Arjun, Amitabh Bachan for Bheeshma, Sunny Deol will be Bheem, Anil Kapoor for Karan, Manoj Bajpai for Yudishtir and Vidya Balan for Draupadi. A source tells us tha...

Marvel-ous ‘Thor’ hammers box office rivals

Thor: The Dark World," the latest blockbuster based on Marvel's iconic comic book character, took a hefty $86.1 million in its opening weekend, figures from Exhibitor Relations showed. Starring Australian heartthrob Chris Hemsworth as the hammer-wielding son of Odin, the movie is a follow-up to the franchise's 2011 money-spinning first installment, "Thor."entertainment-thor_11-11-2013_125964_l Although the opening was far less lucrative than other recent superhero movies in the "Iro...