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  • Should Bollywood's Charmer-in-Chief stick to films? Why Shah Rukh Khan can't crack TV game shows August 4, 2014

    Actors Amitabh Bachchan, Anupam Kher and Salman Khan have proved that hosting a television show isn't as effortless as it appears. Agreed, the ability to connect with the viewers, and to take interest in what might appear tedious to many are some of the qualities that a host ought to...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai February 7, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Oppo N1: Smartphone with a 13MP rotating camera launched in India at Rs 39,999 January 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Chinese smartphone maker Oppo mobile launched its first smartphone - Oppo N1 - in India. It is claimed to be the the world's first smartphone with a rotating camera. The 13 megapixel rotating camera features a 206-degree rotation, and will lock at any angle. Having just one camera...
  • Golden Globe Awards 2014: 'The Great Beauty' adjudged best foreign film January 13, 2014

    New Delhi: 'The Great Beauty' from Italy has won the Golden Globe for best foreign film. The other nominees Sunday night were 'Blue Is the Warmest Color,' 'The Hunt,' 'The Past,' and 'The Wind Rises.' The 71st annual Golden Globes are airing live from the Beverly Hilton Hotel, with hosts Tina...
  • Anil Kapoor talks about his TV debut '24' October 5, 2013

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, actor Anil Kapoor talked about how the show '24' was brought to India? The show series is a much hyped one because of its star cast which which comprises ace actors like Anupam Kher, Shabana Azmi and Mandira Bedi. '24' airs on Colors TV, a...
  • Anil Kapoor makes debut on small screen by '24' August 23, 2013

    Anil Kapoor who makes his debut with '24' on colors says that this is the best role in his career and he could not have asked for a better role. The show is the Indian version of hit international TV series '24' and will be aired on Colors channel. ...
  • FTP: Is the Indian preference for fair skin becoming an obsession? August 21, 2013

    'Dark is Beautiful' is the name of a new campaign launched to campaign against the Indian obsession with fair skin. It was the second most shared article last week. The article has once again has once again reignited the debate on whether the Indian preference for fair skin is now...
  • Send me to 'Bigg Boss' house, will make contestants' life hell: Salman August 18, 2013

    While the speculation behind the participants of Bigg Boss Season 7 is on, Salman Khan believes he should be sent to the Bigg Boss house to make it hell for the contestants. See the devilish side of Salman, as he shoots for the hell & heaven promos of Bigg Boss...
  • Malayalam actor Madhu Warrier to debut as a director soon? May 5, 2013

    After engaging himself as a producer under the banner of the Colour factory for quite some time, Madhu Warrier, brother of ace Malayalam actress Manju Warrier, and the brother in law of Dileep, will soon debut as a director. Madhu who started off as an actor will call the shots...
  • 10 Indian films to be screened at 14th Jeonju fest April 25, 2013

    Chennai: As many as 10 Indian films, including those in Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam and Bengali, will be screened at the 14th Jeonju International Film Festival, starting in South Korea on Thursday. Nine films, including Tamil movies 'Neerparavai' and 'Azhagar Samiyin Kuthirai', three Hindi movies, Hansal Mehta's 'Shahid', Ajay Bahl's 'B...
  • School uses red coloured uniform to save students from trains April 17, 2013

    Ranchi: A school near Jharkhand's capital Ranchi has changed its uniform's colour from sky blue to red to ensure that the children are not crushed by a train when they cross the railway tracks while going to or returning from the school. The residents of Angada also say that now...
  • Madhya Pradesh: Five arrested for harassing school girls April 3, 2013

    Indore: Five youths were arrested on Tuesday for allegedly throwing colours and beer at school girls travelling in a bus and harassing them, police said. Neeraj, Suraj, Shailendra, Nitesh and Lokesh, all aged around 16, were nabbed in connection with the incident which occurred on March 30, 2013, police said. The...
  • Viacom18's Colors pulls out of Wharton forum March 7, 2013

    Washington: Another key sponsor of the Wharton India Economic Forum (WIEF) has pulled out of the prestigious annual meet in the wake of the organiser's decision to cancel a keynote address by Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi. The webpage of WIEF showed Colors' channel, which is Viacom18's flagship brand in...
  • Rajdeep Sardesai gets best news anchor award February 4, 2013

    New Delhi: IBN18 Editor-in-chief Rajdeep Sardesai was awarded the Best News Anchor of the Year trophy at the International Advertising Association Leadership Awards. The awards were hosted by Colors entertainment channel which is part of Network 18. There are 18 categories including media agency of the year, creative agency head,...
  • Deepika Padukone, the best dressed diva at recent awards show January 23, 2013

    You know the big winners of the recently held Colors Screen and Filmfare Awards. And now we tell you who won the nods of the fashion pundits with their red carpet look and who didn't. ...
  • Highlights of the 19th Colors Screen Awards January 17, 2013

    The 19th Colors Screen Awards was held in Mumbai over the weekend and we have got the highlights from the show for you. ...
  • Colors Screen Awards: Vidya Balan gets Best Actress for 'Kahaani' January 15, 2013

    Now it's an award season not only in Bollywood but also in Hollywood. The 19th Colors Screen Awards were held over the weekend in Mumbai. ...
  • Shah Rukh's daughter Suhana: Already a style icon? January 14, 2013

    Suhana, Shah Rukh Khan's daughter, was spotted with her mother Gauri at the 19th Annual Colors Screen Awards. She was wearing what looked like a dress, mirroring her mother's style. She had done up her hair in ringlets and looked quite chic. Though Suhana had little on no make up on,...
  • Colors Screen Awards: Full list of nominations January 2, 2013

    New Delhi: The nominations for the Colors Screen Awards are out and 'Barfi' and 'Gangs of Wasseypur' have led in most categories. From the master list of 119 films released in 2012, the Screen Academy Selection singled out 27 films for consideration by the Jury. 'Barfi' was high on Screen Selection...
  • RPI attacks Colors over Aseem's eviction from Bigg Boss November 1, 2012

    Mumbai: Activists of Ramdas Athawale-led Republican Party of India (RPI) on Thursday pelted stones at the office of Colors TV channel in Mumbai to reiterate their demand for evicting cartoonist Aseem Trivedi from reality show "Bigg Boss 6". "Around 20 activists from our youth wing pelted stones at the office...
  • Action against Colors over 'Big Boss' commercial October 18, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday directed the central government to take action within a week against TV channel Colors for using the national anthem to promote reality show 'Bigg Boss 6' in cinema halls across the country. The court gave the directions after hearing a PIL against the...
  • Expect family entertainment from Bigg Boss 6: Salman Khan September 18, 2012

    The mother of all reality shows, Bigg Boss, returns with its sixth edition with Salman Khan as its host. ...
  • Aiming to make 'Bigg Boss 6' a family show: Salman Khan September 17, 2012

    The mother of all reality shows, Bigg Boss, returns with its sixth edition with Salman Khan as its host. ...
  • Asha Bhosle: I love Raj Thackeray and Maharashtra August 31, 2012

    Mumbai: Legendary singer Asha Bhosle, who has been requested by Raj Thackeray-led MNS not to participate in a musical reality show featuring Pakistani artistes, today sought to play down the issue, saying she understands the language of music and has nothing to do with politics. Maharashtra Navnirman Sena has requested Bhosle...
  • MNS threatens to disrupt 'Sur-Kshetra' shooting August 31, 2012

    Mumbai: The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) has warned TV channels Colors and Sahara to stop airing the programme 'Sur-Kshetra' that features Pakistani vocalists or face 'consequences'. "We are against (TV) channels who invite Pakistani singers. It is their tactic to create controversies and hence gather more TRPs," said Amey Khopkar, president...
  • 'Madhubala': AK Hangal's last curtain call August 26, 2012

    New Delhi: It's a sad day for Indian cinema. AK Hangal, the thespian whose mature take on the plight of the common man in a wide assortment of films delighted and charmed millions over four decades passed away on Sunday at a hospital in Mumbai. Hangal saab's last acting role...
  • Actor AK Hangal critical, admitted to hospital August 26, 2012

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Avtar Kishen Hangal is in a critical condition, family sources said on Friday evening. "He has been admitted to Asha Parekh Hospital... he is in a critical condition. He is in ICU," Hangal's son Vijay said. AK Hangal, 95, was admitted to Parekh Hospital in Santacruz in suburban...
  • Watch: AK Hangal's single take shot in Madhubala June 1, 2012

    Mumbai: Veteran actor AK Hangal came out of retirement at the age of 97 to shoot for the television serial Madhubala. The veteran actor stepped out of his house for the first time in five months for the shooting of an episode of Madhubala in which he has done a...
  • AK Hangal pulls off Madhubala role in single take May 31, 2012

    New Delhi: He takes tentative steps towards a cluster of people, guided purely by his senses, and the oppressive silence that warns him that something is not right here. The gentle timbre of his voice rings through the air heavy with mourning "yaha itna sannata kyu hai bhai"? Thirty-seven years after...