REALITY

  • Katie Price gets breast reduction surgery for Christmas November 29, 2014

    London: Singer Katie Price returned here looking fragile following a breast reduction surgery that she underwent in Belgium. The surgery was Price's Christmas gift to herself, reports dailymail.co.uk. Price was so upbeat about going under the knife that she even tweeted shots of her new implants while preparing for the surgery. She...
  • 'Halla Bol 2' first episode inspired by 'Mary Kom'? November 25, 2014

    New Delhi: After creating ripples on the big screen, the story of boxing champ M.C. Mary Kom seems to be headed to the small screen. The makers of 'Halla Bol 2' have taken cue from her story for it's pilot episode. The first episode of season two of the show will...
  • Reality TV show 'Big Brother' to debut in China October 29, 2014

    Beijing: A Chinese online video site says it is bringing the "Big Brother" reality TV show to China. Youku Tudou Inc. said a Chinese version of the program will run for 10 weeks early next year and production is due to start soon. It is collaborating with Endemol China, a new...
  • Facebook's Oculus unveils a new, upgraded prototype of its virtual reality headset September 21, 2014

    Los Angeles: Facebook Inc's Oculus VR unit announced an upgraded prototype of its virtual reality headset that has higher resolution and builtin audio, but the company said it is not ready to sell a device to consumers. The new Crescent Bay device also is lighter than the most recent prototype of...
  • Samsung partners Facebook's Oculus for Gear VR virtual reality headset September 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Samsung has unveiled its foray into the world of virtual reality with the Gear VR headset unveiled at simultaneous events in Berlin, New York and Beijing ahead of IFA 2014. For the Gear VR, Samsung has partnered with Oculus, which Facebook has recently purchased. The Gear VR can give...
  • Members of extended Jackson family in reality show July 13, 2014

    California: Members of Michael Jackson's extended family are stepping out of what they call "the Jackson bubble" for a reality show. The sixepisode show, debuting Nov. 18 on Reelz, focuses on Alejandra Jackson, the exwife of Michael's brother Jermaine, and her five children. After Michael's death five years ago, they left...
  • Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 7: Madhuri Dixit does a mindblowing samba act on the opening weekend of the dancebased reality show June 10, 2014

    If you thought iconic actress Madhuri Dixit was all about grace and poise, you may now be forced to think differently. With her amazing samba act on the seventh season of the dancebased reality show 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa', Dixit proved that she can be a badass too. She totally nailed the...
  • Chennai: Woman admits to killing husband in TV show, arrested April 30, 2014

    Chennai: A woman and her paramour were arrested in Chennai on Wednesday after she admitted to killing her husband some four years ago along with her lover in a Tamil television reality show, police said. Narrating the murder during the show, Babykala said she and her lover Gowrisankar covered the face...
  • A new technology that lets a man and a woman swap bodies April 29, 2014

    London: Believe it or not, living the life of your favourite star or even your pet dog is now a possibility, at least virtually, as a group of artists have now developed a project to experiment body swapping. "The first few seconds are just overwhelming," Rikke Frances Wahl, a woman participant...
  • Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Akhtar judges a special episode of 'Entertainment Ke Liye Kuch Bhi Karega' April 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Akhtar Monday shot here for a celebrity special episode of Indian talent reality show 'Entertainment Ke Liye Kuch Bhi Karega' with Bollywood celebrities Farah Khan and Anu Malik. He was "amazed" at the talent. "I was very excited and was looking forward to the special episode. I...
  • Lindsay Lohan suffered miscarriage while filming reality show April 21, 2014

    Los Angeles: Troubled actress Lindsay Lohan has revealed that she suffered a miscarriage while filming her reality show 'Lindsay'. The 27-year-old 'Mean Girls' star made the announcement in the season finale episode of her reality series. She said it was the reason she took a couple of weeks off from...
  • Facebook to buy virtual reality goggles maker Oculus for $2 billion March 26, 2014

    Facebook will acquire two-year-old Oculus VR Inc, a maker of virtual-reality glasses for gaming, for $2 billion, buying its way into the fast-growing wearable devices arena with its first-ever hardware deal. The acquisition, which comes hot on the heels of its $19 billion deal for messaging service WhatsApp, marks a big...
  • 'Khatron Ke Khiladi': Amitabh Bachchan lends his voice for the opening episode of the show March 22, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Amitabh Bachchan has lent his voice for the opening episode of the action-adventure show 'Khatron Ke Khiladi'. The show 'Khatron Ke Khiladi - Darr Ka Blockbuster' starts tonight. Big B will be introducing director Rohit Shetty, who is the host of this season, sources said. Bachchan had done a special...
  • Project Morpheus: A heads-on look at Sony's virtual reality googles March 21, 2014

    San Francisco: The promise of virtual reality in the living room is coming closer to, well, reality. Sony unveiled a prototype headset this week capable of surrounding a wearer's vision with interactive virtual worlds. The system, codenamed Project Morpheus, utilizes a 1080p head-mounted display with head-tracking capabilities and works in concert...
  • New polygamy reality TV show soon about Utah man, his five wives and 24 children March 10, 2014

    The newest Utah polygamous family featured in a reality TV show says sharing their story with a wide audience has been liberating. Brady Williams and his five wives were a bit apprehensive ahead of the airing of a pilot episode in September, but they said this week an interview with The...
  • Varun Dhawan to be a labourer for a day for a new reality show January 23, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Varun Dhawan, who made his Bollywood debut with Karan Johar's 'Student of the Year', will make his foray on small screen with a reality show dedicated to a social cause. The reality show, which is yet to be titled and will feature superstar Salman Khan, will see...
  • Kanye West is not a diaperchanging dad: Kim Kardashian January 18, 2014

    Los Angeles: Socialite and reality TV star Kim Kardashian believes her fiance Kanye West makes an 'amazing dad', but changing diapers for their baby North West is not his cup of tea. North is seven months old. "He is honestly the most amazing dad. He loves her so much. He just left...
  • TV Reality shows help promote classical music: Zakir Hussain January 16, 2014

    Tabla maestro Zakir Hussain says he supports reality shows on TV as they promote musical understanding and make classical music popular.Hussain also told the media after a show in Agra on Wednesday evening that he was conserving the "heritage of Amir Khusro" and promoting Sufi music. He said he was elated...
  • Satyamev Jayate 2: Aamir Khan back on television with new stories in 2014 January 13, 2014

    One of the most real reality shows Satyamev Jayate will be back on TV this year. Bollywood star Aamir Khan, who hosts and produces the show, has come up with a new strategy to keep the 'Satyamev Jayate' in the news throughout the year. The 12episode series that...
  • Kim Kardashian hits out at critics, denies using photoshopped image January 11, 2014

    Los Angeles: Reality TV star Kim Kardashian has slammed rumours that she had Photoshopped her pictures before posting them on Instagram after she gave birth to her baby. She insists she has worked hard for her postpregnancy figure. The 'Keeping Up with the Kardashians' star has blasted rumours she digitally altered a...
  • 20 life lessons that Bigg Boss teaches us January 7, 2014

    Let's be honest. Don't you think only intellectual snobs feel Bigg Boss wasn't worth watching? For us, the 'aam' junta, it was our 9pm popcorn time. And, now that the seventh season of the show is over, life's back to being a bore. Anyway, ignore those frogs in the well,...
  • Mother wanted Khloe Kardashian to get nose job at the age of nine December 31, 2013

    Los Angeles: Reality TV star Khloe Kardashian has said that her mother Kris Jenner wanted her to undergo a nose job when she was young as nine. The 29yearold has opened up about the incident in an interview in the February issue of Cosmopolitan UK, reports dailymail.co.uk. "She didn't mean harm, but...
  • Not comfortable with reality shows: Preetika Rao December 29, 2013

    New Delhi: Preetika, younger sister of Bollywood actress Amrita Rao, is making her debut on TV with a fiction show, but says reality shows are not on her wishlist as she won't be comfortable doing them. The 25yearold, whose debut show 'Beintehaa' will go on air Monday on Colors, admits that...
  • Don't like to see women tortured on TV shows: Asha Parekh December 25, 2013

    Mumbai: Veteran actress Asha Parekh, who has been a part of television industry for some time, says some of the serials on the small screen are quite regressive. After she quit acting, the actress turned to the small screen and directed many television serials, including the mega hit show 'Kora...
  • Is Kim Kardashian trying to give Kanye West's career a new direction? December 8, 2013

    Los Angeles: Reality TV star Kim Kardashian has made a fan's dream come true by inviting the latter to sit next to her during one of fiance Kanye West's shows in New Orleans. The 33yearold socialite invited a huge fan to sit with her in VIP area when she was supporting...
  • Doing 'The Osbournes' was my biggest mistake: Sharon Osbourne November 30, 2013

    Los Angeles: TV personality Sharon Osbourne admits doing her family's famous reality show 'The Osbournes' was the biggest mistake of her life. The former 'X Factor' judge said the show, which ran from 20022005, took a heavy toll on her family life, reported Radar online. Sharon, 61, said the demands...
  • 'Bigg Boss' is a game of TRPs, says Pooja Misra November 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Reality TV star Pooja Misra describes 'Bigg Boss' as 'controversial' and says that the participants have to sign a 'Hitler's contract' before entering the reality show. Pooja, who featured in the fifth season of 'Bigg Boss 5', said: "'Bigg Boss' is a very controversial show. Staying in the 'Bigg...
  • Kim Kardashian creates traffic chaos in Los Angeles November 13, 2013

    Los Angeles: Reality TV star Kim Kardashian recently tried to escape pursuing paparazzi by pulling over on the freeway but it reportedly resulted in traffic chaos. As many as five cars were following Kim and once she pulled over, the photographers jumped out of their vehicles and attempted to get pictures...