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Local leaders look beyond Bollywood as celebration begins

Local leaders look beyond Bollywood as celebration begins

TAMPA — Yvonne Capin stands in the crowd waiting at the airport on distinguished guests arriving for the International India Film Academy’s “Bollywood Oscars.”
Updated: 4 hours ago

More celebrities arriving for Bollywood Oscars tonight

Celebrities arriving this evening at Tampa International Airport for the IIFA:
Updated: 9 hours ago
Frank Lloyd Wright tower opens for public tours

Frank Lloyd Wright tower opens for public tours

RACINE, Wis. — Frank Lloyd Wright fans will get their first look at one of his most unusual buildings, an industrial tower with a tree-like design, when a home products company opens its former research and development center to the public thi...
Updated: 12 hours ago
Mexico editor: Garcia Marquez left manuscript

Mexico editor: Garcia Marquez left manuscript

MEXICO CITY – Novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez left behind an unpublished manuscript that he chose not to print while he was alive, an editor told The Associated Press on Tuesday.
Updated: 12 hours ago
Steak-loving Tampa adapts cuisine for Bollywood guests

Steak-loving Tampa adapts cuisine for Bollywood guests

With perhaps tens of thousands of glamorous and famous Indian VIPs coming to Tampa for Bollywood, what’s a steak-loving Tampa to do?
Updated: 18 hours ago
Celebrity sightings: Bollywood stars begin arriving in Tampa

Celebrity sightings: Bollywood stars begin arriving in Tampa

The first of many Bollywood celebrities attending this week’s International Indian Film Academy Awards began arriving Monday at Tampa International Airport, and the public is invited to welcome them. ...
Updated: 21 hours ago
John Travolta to attend Bollywood film awards

John Travolta to attend Bollywood film awards

TAMPA — Lighting up the silver screen with his dance moves as much as his acting chops, John Travolta has long been a favorite in a Bollywood industry that demands a range of talent in its own stars....
Published: 04/21/14
Bollywood invasion begins

Bollywood invasion begins

Bollywood may be invading Tampa, but Hollywood will also be joining the IIFA celebrations. Actor John Travolta will make an appearance at the Awards. He will be bestowed the “Most Popular All time International Star in India” honor at t...
Published: 04/21/14

More speakers announced for IIFA Global Business Forum April 24-25

Before all the glamour and excitement of awards night, business and trade relations are on the agenda at the IIFA and Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) Global Business Forum scheduled at the Tampa Convention Center on Apr...
Published: 04/16/14
Updated: 04/21/14
Celebrities gather for Peaches Geldof funeral

Celebrities gather for Peaches Geldof funeral

LONDON — Celebrities have joined the family of Peaches Geldof gathered for the funeral of the British model and TV personality, who died at age 25 earlier this month.
Published: 04/21/14