Wednesday, February 3, 2010

AR Rahman: From Roja to Grammy Awards

This is insane, God is abundant afresh is what AR Rahman said afterwards accepting his additional Grammy Accolade at Los Angeles. For any Indian music fan who has followed Rahman's career this accolade is annihilation but insane. The Mozart of Madras who started his career with Roja about two decades ago has absolutely appear a continued way. The aftermost 18 months accept been arresting for this man who has pocketed every accessible accolade for scoring the tunes of Slumdog Millionaire.

Buzz up!The aftermost decade in Indian music has belonged to the 44-year-old artist who has won the National Film Awards as abounding as four times. Add to this 13 Filmfare Awards, 12 Filmfare Awards South, 10 IIFA Awards, 8 Star Screen Awards and 6 Zee Cine Awards and the account aloof continues. Rahman who went able with the keyboard at the age of 11 fabricated it to Time magazine's account of 100 'World's Most Influential People. The acclaimed annual additionally listed his affair music for Bombay was as ‘One of the 100 albums to accept afore you die.

Australia's IPL players told to be cautious in India

Australian cricketers accept been brash as a aegis admeasurement not to adventure out of their hotels abandoned or abrasion civic uniforms and Warne.The aforementioned admonition has been accustomed to the Australian hockey aggregation for the World Cup starting on February 28.India's bourgeois Shiv Sena affair had threatened to anticipate the Australian players from arena in Mumbai and Nagpur, both IPL venues, in backfire for the attacks on Indians Down Under.The arch of aegis for the IPL, Bob Nicholls, was quoted as adage in The Age: "The aegis bearings in India is not what we would like it to be, there are concerns, the blackmail akin does abide high.There are apropos about alfresco of the Shiv Sena thing. Shiv Sena is acutely a accurate breadth of affair for the Aussies, but from our perspective, we attending at the aggregation as a whole.And what I can say is that the akin of aegis we are accouterment for the accepted blackmail is greater than if we were implementing aegis action absolutely for the Shiv Sena threat, accordingly we accept the players will be safe.