BHANGRA

  • Festival-like ambience outside White House as Obama hosts dinner for Modi September 30, 2014

    Indian Americans thronged White House ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's meeting with US President Barack Obama. They danced, they sang, they reveled as they waited to have a glimpse of their PM. ...
  • Daler Mehndi is back with new album 'Tumba' September 28, 2011

    You have sung his songs, danced to his beats. And now Punjabi singer Daler Mehndi is back with a new album 'Tumba'. Listen in as CNNIBN correspondent Arjun Jain talks to him about his new album and his Bollywood connect before he croons a famous Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan song. ...
  • Rekha's Bhangra enthralls Obama, his guests May 25, 2010

    Washington: A stunning Bhangra performance by IndianAmerican DJ Rekha enthralled US President Barack Obama and his guests at the White House who had gathered to celebrate the Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. Credited with pioneering Bhangra in North America, the Londonborn musician, disc jockey, producer, curator and activist, now...
  • Bhangra, Bollywood enthralls all at Buckingham Palace October 14, 2009

    London: The pulsating beats of bhangra reached the royal environs of the Buckingham Palace as Queen Elizabeth hosted a reception for Indianorigin achievers ahead of a state visit by President Pratibha Patil later this month. Leading BritishIndian citizens from the field of sports, writing, acting and business gathered together last...
  • Cheerleading girls make way for bhangra boys May 1, 2008

    New Delhi: Move over cheer girls. Here come our own bhangra boys to add a desi flavour to the Indian Premier League (IPL). GMR, owners of Delhi Daredevils, replaced the cheer girls with the bhangra boys as the entertainment value for the crowd when Delhi Daredevils took on Bangalore Royal Challengers...
  • Sonu Nigam gets Punjabi flavour on with new song March 4, 2008

    Mumbai: Always a trendsetter, singer Sonu Nigam has now joined hands with a radio station to come up with a single that he's composed and sung himself. "Punjabi Please" is the singer's new slogan. This song is not typical Punjabi, I dont know the real Punjabi language. Its normal Punjabi...