SACH KA SAAMNA

  • No 'Sach Ka Saamna' for Rahul Mahajan, Monica November 22, 2011

    Mumbai: Buzz is that Rahul Mahajan and Monica Bedi are not too gungho about agreeing to feature in the next season of TV reality show Sach Ka Saamna. Both are infamous for their controversial images in public. The channel bosses, however, are still trying to get the two celebrities to...
  • Man alleges girlfriend killed self after seeing Sach Ka Saamna September 21, 2009

    Agra: A 32yearold woman allegedly committed suicide after being deeply affected by watching actress Roopa Ganguly in the television reality show Sach Ka Saamna. She felt her life was similar to the actress in many ways and that she had failed as a daughter, wife and mother, police said. Pallavi,...
  • Hubby tries Sach Ka Saamna with wife, tries to kill her August 20, 2009

    Meerut: The popular reality TV show Sach Ka Saamna inspired a 40yearold man in Meerut to play truth or dare with his wife and when he couldn't handle the truth about his wife's alleged affair, he tried to kill her. On Sunday morning Rajesh Sonkar took his wife...
  • Like it or hate it, reality TV has you hooked August 2, 2009

    Nobody can get enough of reality TV shows. People, and politicians, get scandalized watching them but wont switch off their TV sets. MPs wanted controversial reality TV show Sach Ka Saamna banned for allegedly offending Indian sensibilities. The Delhi High Court said no. "Our culture is not so fragile that it would...
  • Plain truth: HC rejects plea against Sach ka Saamna July 29, 2009

    New Delhi: Citing India's "high ethos" and "rich heritage" and quoting Mahatma Gandhi, the Delhi High Court on Wednesday dismissed the plea against the controversial reality TV show Sach ka Saamna and stated that no one should have any problem if people are telling the truth in open. "India is a...
  • FTN: TV not Parliament's business July 28, 2009

    The reality show Sach Ka Saamna was the subject of a heated debate in the Rajya Sabha on Monday. Members of Parliament cutting across party lines said they were anguished at the damage the show is doing to Indian culture and demanded that the Government set up an independent regulator...
  • Caught on camera: MPs oppose Sacha Ka Saamna content July 28, 2009

    New Delhi: Members of Parliament seem to be united against the latest hit TV reality show Sach Ka Saamna. The MPs have called the show vulgar and obscene. Former cricketer Vinod Kambli caused a controversy with his answers on Sachin on the show Sach Ka Saamna. He may have wriggled...
  • Star Plus replies to I&B notice on Sach ka Saamna July 27, 2009

    New Delhi: Star Plus has replied to the Ministry for Information and Broadcasting show cause notice issued to it last week for the controversial show Sach Ka Saamna. I&B Ministry had issued a show cause notice to Star Plus for Sach Ka Saamna last week after there was a furore in...
  • Shivraj Singh Chouhan opposes Sach Ka Saamna July 26, 2009

    Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Sunday voiced his opinion against Star Plus's controversial reality show Sach Ka Saamna, saying that the programme was "not in the interest of our society". Talking to reporters outside the venue of an official function, Chouhan said, "The programme is not in...
  • Reality TV gets its moment of truth, and it hurts July 24, 2009

    Mumbai: Its a moment of truth for reality shows with the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting issuing a notice to Sach Ka Samna for "offending good taste and decency". But who defines 'good taste' and 'decency'? All of us, whether private players or civil society, (should know) there are sensitivities that...
  • It's real: Reality shows do wonders for TRPs July 16, 2009

    Mumbai: With entertainment channels introducing new reality TV shows, the viewership of Saas Bahu shows has gone down. So how much of a difference to reality shows make to channel TRPs? Are they now the easier formula to success? Ever since Kaun Banega Crorepati sent TRPs soaring, the battle for...
  • Get real: Gear up for new reality TV shows July 15, 2009

    New Delhi: The small screen is buzzing with a number of new reality shows. From finding a groom to living in a jungle, this is as real as it can get. Shows like Sach Ka Saamna hosted by actor Rajeev Khandelwal, Rakhi Ka Swayamvar and Iss Jungle Se Mujhe...
  • Kambli denies slamming Tendulkar and BCCI July 14, 2009

    Mumbai: Cricketer Vinod Kambli on Tuesday denied having said anything on his childhood friend Sachin Tendulkar or the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on a TV show. "I can never say anything like this. I can not even think about saying anything against Sachin. People cannot fathom our...