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Taking bling and disco to another level: Bappi da, Snoop Dogg and Akon tie up to spread 'disco fever'
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Taking bling and disco to another level: Bappi da, Snoop Dogg and Akon tie up to spread 'disco fever'

And latest reports suggest that Bappi Lahiri wants to spread the disco fever internationally by tying up with American rappers Snoop Dogg and Akon.

Revealed: Mallika Sherawat may be playing 'Godwoman' Radhe Maa on the big screen
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Revealed: Mallika Sherawat may be playing 'Godwoman' Radhe Maa on the big screen

The name of the film has already been registered, as Mortal Radhe Maa.

From Bappi da to Kumar Sanu and Altaf Raja: It's the return of kitsch in Bollywood soundtracks
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From Bappi da to Kumar Sanu and Altaf Raja: It's the return of kitsch in Bollywood soundtracks

Let’s hope the upcoming batch of singers take a leaf out of Bappi-da and Altaf Raja’s books, and add a little personality to their pitch-perfect voices. Maybe that way we won’t have to keep exhuming singers from a bygone era.

Dum Laga Ke Haisha brings back the sounds of the nineties: But are they here to stay?
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Dum Laga Ke Haisha brings back the sounds of the nineties: But are they here to stay?

What the tunes of "Dum Laga Ke Haisha" managed to do for music lovers hasn't happened in Hindi filmdom for a long time - they have enlivened the aura of romantic, lyrical and meaningful songs of the 1990s.

From Amitabh Bachchan to Sreesanth: Celebrities, netas at Rahul and Aditi Thackeray's wedding reception
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From Amitabh Bachchan to Sreesanth: Celebrities, netas at Rahul and Aditi Thackeray's wedding reception

From Amitabh Bachchan to Sreesanth: Celebrities, netas at Rahul and Aditi Thackeray's wedding reception

Dilip Kumar not dead, is completely fine, tweets Amitabh Bachchan
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Dilip Kumar not dead, is completely fine, tweets Amitabh Bachchan

A string of tweets appeared sparking rumours that veteran actor Dilip Kumar died at Lilvati hospital late on Monday. Later Amitabh rubbished claims.

WB third phase polls: TMC's old war horse vs Bappi Lahiri in Serampore
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WB third phase polls: TMC's old war horse vs Bappi Lahiri in Serampore

However, despite his rough patches, Banerjee continues to be an old war horse for the Trinamool Congress, evident from the fact that he has been nominated again from Serampore this time. The party aggressive and party saccharine Banerjee is perhaps Trinamool's best bet against the party's amusing new opponent in the district - Bappi Lahiri of BJP.

Mamata-Modi hate story: 3 lessons for the BJP's PM candidate
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Mamata-Modi hate story: 3 lessons for the BJP's PM candidate

Mamata and Modi have gone from being prospective good friends to the new Shahrukh-Salman of the block.

De de vote de: How Bappi-da is Modi-fying his greatest hits
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De de vote de: How Bappi-da is Modi-fying his greatest hits

No Bappi Lahiri hit is safe anymore. Now that the King of Disco is a BJP candidate from Serampore, he's turning his greatest hits into BJP anthems.

Modi taunts Mamata over Saradha; Look after your wife, retorts TMC
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Modi taunts Mamata over Saradha; Look after your wife, retorts TMC

Narendra Modi took the gloves off as he tore into Mamata Banerjee in Bengal. Saradha. Development. Minorities. Nothing was off the table. But the blow that really stung was about Mamata the painter.

Photos: From Mithun da to Gul Panag, celebrities on campaign trail
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Photos: From Mithun da to Gul Panag, celebrities on campaign trail

Celebrities are a key part of 2014 polls, whether as candidates or as show-stoppers for political parties. Here are pictures of some of them in action on the campaign trail.

Salman, Lata and Asha likely to campaign for Bappi Lahiri
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Salman, Lata and Asha likely to campaign for Bappi Lahiri

Thanks to the star-spangled nominations by top political parties, West Bengal is set to witness a Bollywood extravaganza during the election campaign.

From Hema Malini to Rakhi Sawant: Star studded cast for real life Rajniti
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From Hema Malini to Rakhi Sawant: Star studded cast for real life Rajniti

With their films and songs they tried to win your heart. Now they want to win your vote. Clearly not content with just buying IPL franchises and bidding on international cricketers, our film and television stars are going to the polls. Not that there is much of a difference between the two, given the scams and amounts of money involved. But they do lend a touch of much needed glamour and colour to the campaign trail. With rose petals, bling and pretty faces, here are the celebrities who are making a go of the Lok Sabha elections this time around.

Bappi Lahiri fights clean, hopes to get to Lok Sabha on a song
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Bappi Lahiri fights clean, hopes to get to Lok Sabha on a song

The 61-year-old doesn't mind shaking a leg too to woo star-struck voters who have never seen a Bollywood personality

Will turn constituency into tourism hub, says Bappi Lahiri
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Will turn constituency into tourism hub, says Bappi Lahiri

Asserting that he was not like other celebrity politicians who "disappear after the polls", famed music composer Bappi Lahiri, contesting the Lok Sabha polls on a BJP ticket, said he aspires to turn his constituency in West Bengal into a tourism hub.

Bappi Lahiri named goodwil ambassador of UNESCO Nepal
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Bappi Lahiri named goodwil ambassador of UNESCO Nepal

Popular music director Bappi Lahiri has been appointed the goodwil ambassador of UNESCO Nepal's "Education For All" in a unique honour.

LS polls: BJP wants Bappi Lahiri to contest for the party
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LS polls: BJP wants Bappi Lahiri to contest for the party

"There will be good response in the state. Filmstar Mithun Chakrabarty has recently joined another party (TMC). Bappi Lahiri is an eminent personality. We have suggested 2 to 3 seats for him," state BJP president Rahul Sinha said.

Music director Bappi Lahiri joins BJP, cheers for Modi
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Music director Bappi Lahiri joins BJP, cheers for Modi

Veteran Hindi music director of 'Disco Dancer' fame, Bappi Lahiri, and a few other film and TV personalities joined BJP today in the presence of party president Rajnath Singh here.

Viral Video: Meet Taher Shah, Pak's answer to Bappi Lahiri
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Viral Video: Meet Taher Shah, Pak's answer to Bappi Lahiri

Taher Shah's video 'Eye to Eye' has gone viral on the web. Is this a shrewd conspiracy to throw Bappi Lahiri out of work?

Happy Birthday Michael Jackson, here's how much we love you
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Happy Birthday Michael Jackson, here's how much we love you

On the birth anniversary of the King of Pop here are two instances of how the singer inspired our artists.