kasbah kasbah

Definition(s):

  • (n) an older or native quarter of many cities in northern Africa; the quarter in which the citadel is located

Usage(s):

  • The latest is the Kasbah Tamadot (virgin.

News

  1. Bill Murray to headline in Barry Levinson's 'Rock the Kasbah'

    Thirty years after tracking down spectral activity in "Ghostbusters," Bill Murray will track down fresh talent in Afghanistan as the star of Barry Levinson's upcoming film, "Rock the Kasbah."
    on September 4, 2013     Source: AFP Relax News via Yahoo! News

  2. Bill Murray to star in Barry Levinson's ‘Rock the Kasbah'

    By Jeff Sneider LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Bill Murray is set to star in "Rock the Kasbah," which Oscar winner Barry Levinson will direct from an original screenplay by Mitch Glazer. Story follows a burned-out music manager who goes to Afghanistan on the USO tour with his last remaining client. When he finds himself abandoned, penniless and without his passport, he discovers a young girl with ...
    on September 4, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  3. QED Sets Bill Murray For Barry Levinson-Directed ‘Rock The Kasbah’

    BREAKING : Bill Murray will star in Rock The Kasbah , with Barry Levinson directing a script by Mitch Glazer . The film is being backed and produced by QED’s Bill Block, Venture Forth’s Jacob Pechenik and Shangri-La Entertainment’s Steve Bing. They will shop the film to international distribs at Toronto . Pic tells the story of a burned-out music manager who goes to Afghanistan on the USO tour ...
    on September 4, 2013     Source: Deadline Hollywood

Quotes

  1. "I salute you and we all salute you [serving] from the Kasbah of Nablus to the rocky ground of the Golan; from the narrow alleys of Gaza to the height of 40,000 feet in the air," Ashkenazi added.
    on Sep 2, 2007 By: Gabi Ashkenazi Source: Ha'aretz

  2. "I think running a country, a state or even a small kasbah requires a lot of selflessness. And I am really too business-oriented to be selfless," Bollywood heartthrob Shah Rukh Khan Khan said responding to a question on whether he intended to...
    on Oct 13, 2007 By: Shah Rukh Source: Deccan Herald

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