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  • Gautam Gulati: I would love to do films like 'Vicky Donor' and 'Dhoom' 9 hours 53 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Actor Gautam Gulati, who emerged the winner of the reality show 'Bigg Boss Halla Bol', says he'll now focus more on films than television. Apart from the 'Bigg Boss' trophy, Gautam also won the prize money of Rs.5 million. He pipped Karishma Tanna, who was the runner-up of this...
  • 'Game of Thrones' creator George RR Martin once wrote a TV pilot about an alien landing at the Super Bowl 10 hours 11 minutes ago

    Scottsdale: The creator of "Game of Thrones" says he once wrote a TV pilot with a plot focused on an alien landing at the Super Bowl. George R.R. Martin is now a famous author who has the clout to go to the Super Bowl. Martin attended the Rolling Stone party on the...
  • Gautam Gulati: I won 'Bigg Boss 8' because I stayed away from politics 14 hours 50 minutes ago

    Mumbai: TV actor Gautam Gulati feels his straight-forward nature and clean game impressed the viewers, who chose him the winner of the eighth season of 'Bigg Boss'. Gautam, 27, beat co-contestants Karishma Tanna, Pritam Singh, Ali Quli Mirza and Dimpy Ganguly in the finale to become the title-holder in the final...
  • Farah Khan: Replacing Salman Khan on 'Bigg Boss 8' signalled women's empowerment 15 hours 42 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The fact that she has stepped into the shoes of one of Bollywood's Khans to host "Bigg Boss Halla Bol", is a sign of women's empowerment, says filmmaker Farah Khan. The "Dabangg" star Salman Khan handed over the baton of hosting "Bigg Boss Halla Bol", an extension of "Bigg...
  • Playing onscreen mother was a challenge: Pallavi Subhash Yesterday

    Karjat: Model-actress Pallavi Subhash says donning the role of a mother in upcoming historical show 'Chakravartin Ashoka Samrat' was not an easy call for her. The 30-year-old actress, who is playing a protective mother of emperor Ashoka on the show, said she was skeptical to take up the character as it...
  • Five woes which the 'Game of Thrones' TV Show fans face in the hands of the book fans Yesterday

    The trailer for the 'Game of Thrones' season five is out and I cannot contain my excitement at all. I can't help but imagine all that is going to happen, the people who are going to be brutally murdered and the dragons, oh my god the dragons! And I can't...
  • 'Bigg Boss 8': Five reasons why this was the most boring season ever. Yawn Yesterday

    New Delhi: There was a time when Bigg Boss was actually "the boss" of the television industry. There was a time when the TRP of this show ruled the television world. It was a top show with immense popularity and craze among the people to switch their television on, even...
  • 'Game of Thrones' season 5 trailer released; features Petyr Baelish, Daenerys Targaryen, Tyrion Lannister, among others Yesterday

    Los Angeles: Revenge will be a key theme in the next instalment of "Game of Thrones", the newly launched trailer of the show's fifth season has revealed. The trailer debuted during the IMAX screening of the show and was released online Friday. It sees some of the many characters of the...
  • 'Bigg Boss 8': Season finale set to be a mix of a dance set, a courtroom and a salon Yesterday

    New Delhi: The stage of "Bigg Boss Halla Bol" will turn into a dance set, courtroom and a salon for the final episode of the reality TV show. As the show inches closer to its finale with the top five contestants -- Karishma Tanna, Gautam Gulati, Pritam Singh, Dimpy and Ali...
  • 'Uttaran' actor Nandish Sandhu says reality shows are more fun than daily soaps Yesterday

    Mumbai: After being a part of back-to-back fiction shows, 'Uttaran' actor Nandish Sandhu feels that reality series are more fun as one does not have to follow a script. Nandish, who will be next seen in 'Khatron Ke Khiladi: Darr Ka Blockbuster Returns', said the reality shows are all performance based. "I...
  • 'Khatron Ke Khiladi 6': Rohit Shetty to introduce a horror element in the show Yesterday

    Mumbai: The new season of 'Khatron Ke Khiladi: Darr Ka Blockbuster Returns', hosted by 'Chennai Express' director Rohit Shetty, will have a tinge of horror along with death defying stunts. The show will have a new segment 'Darr Ka Ghar' where fear will follow the 14 celebrity contestants -- Ashish Chaudhary,...
  • Q&A: Xiaomi India head Manu Jain on the company's future plans for India 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Xiaomi, which has till now launched smartphones (along with a couple of accessories) in India, is now planning to diversifying its product portfolio in the country. On the sidelines of the Mi 4 India launch event in New Delhi, Xiaomi India head Manu Jain spoke to IBNLive regarding...
  • 'Bigg Boss 8' extension has no link with the channel's new series 'Chakravartin Ashoka Samrat', says Colors CEO Raj Nayak 2 days ago

    Karjat: Colors CEO Raj Nayak today rubbished reports that the channel's popular reality show 'Bigg Boss' got extended as it's new series 'Chakravartin Ashoka Samrat' took time to complete. Nayak said 'Bigg Boss Halla Bol', an extension of 'Bigg Boss 8', was planned right from the beginning as the reality series...
  • Justin Bieber apologises for bad behaviour in new Facebook video; says he was 'arrogant and conceited' 2 days ago

    New York: Justin Bieber has apologized for his bad behavior in a new video posted to Facebook. The singer says in a 2-minute video posted early Thursday that his "arrogant and conceited" attitude over the last two years was just to cover up his true feelings. He said growing up in...
  • 'Bigg Boss 8' Finale: Will history repeat itself with Karishma Tanna winning the show? 3 days ago

    It is very well said that the messages conveyed by media acts like magic bullets and thereby media has a great impact on the masses, so has the television industry and the serials. Perhaps this might be one of the reasons for the victory of some of the daily soap...
  • Rahul Mahajan: My friendship with Dimpy has became stronger but our personal problems are still unresolved 6 days ago

    New Delhi: After his eviction from reality TV show 'Bigg Boss Halla Bol', Rahul Mahajan says he didn't go inside the 'house' to solve issues with his estranged wife Dimpy. However, he feels that their bond has become stronger due to the show. While Rahul was evicted from the show Sunday...
  • Shah Rukh Khan's new TV show to start on March 2 January 24, 2015

    New Delhi: '&TV', the newest entrant in the Hindi general entertainment channel (GEC) space, will go on air March 2, also marking the launch of Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan's new reality TV show 'India Poochega... Sabse Shana Kaun?' The show will be aired every Monday to Friday at 9.00 pm,...
  • Jaipur Literature Festival 2015: School kids turn mystery solvers; author Ketaki Karnik poses questions January 24, 2015

    Jaipur: Picture this: a regular family gathering at a relative's farmhouse. But things take a turn for the worse, when a precious objects get stolen. It is now on the teenage detectives to solve the mystery, and find the culprit.Author Ketaki Karnik, who was addressing a young audience on the...
  • Jaipur Literature Festival 2015: Chef Vikas Khanna unveils new cookbook; wants to take Indian cuisine to the world January 21, 2015

    Jaipur: Noted chef and TV host Vikas Khanna looked calm and composed as the cameras flashed. Dressed in his olive green jacket, pink tie, grey vest, white shirt and faded denims, Khanna dimpled at the adoring crowd (mostly women) at the 8th edition of Jaipur Literature Festival. "I am here to...
  • Neha Marda: Divorce not an end if it gets you out of a bad marriage January 20, 2015

    New Delhi: 'Doli Armaano Ki' the popular serial that revolves around a woman who fights against an abusive husband and a bad marriage, has received a lot of appreciation from the audiences. In a press conference, that was recently organized, actress Neha Marda spoke to us about her personal life,...
  • Sana Khan: Karishma Tanna and Upen Patel's 'closeness' on 'Bigg Boss 8' seems fake January 20, 2015

    Mumbai: Model-actor Sana Khan, who has been evicted from 'Bigg Boss- Halla Bol', feels Karishma Tanna and Upen Patel's much-talked about romance on the show is not real. Sana said the duo's sudden closeness after Upen's re-entry on the show after getting evicted last month, is hard to digest for the...
  • Karishma Tanna: It's too early for Upen Patel and I to call ourselves a couple January 20, 2015

    Mumbai: The closeness of "Bigg Boss 8" contestants Karishma Tanna and Upen Patel has become one of the talking points of this season of the show. Karishma says they like each other but it is too early to tag them as a 'couple'. On Pritam Singh's birthday, RJ Malishka from RED...
  • Neha Marda takes style cues from Deepika Padukone, Alia Bhatt January 19, 2015

    New Delhi: Neha marda was first seen as 'Gehna' in 'Balika Vadhu', a serial which dealt with the delicate issue of child marriage. She is now making news for her serial 'Doli Armaano Ki'. She plays Urmi, a young girl who fights against an abusive husband and wins the custody...
  • Whitney Houston's family slams TV biopic January 19, 2015

    Los Angeles: Singer Whitney Houston's sister-in-law has slammed the singer's upcoming Lifetime biopic. The singer's sister-in-law, Pat Houston, has released a statement on the late singer's website telling fans to "brace yourself for the worst", reported Deadline. "We have dealt with her every emotion from the day she was born...
  • 'Bigg Boss 8' Halla Bol: Sana Khan says she can't behave like Ajaz Khan January 19, 2015

    New Delhi: Actress Sana Khan, who got evicted from "Bigg Boss Halla Bol" Sunday, says she couldn't behave like former contestant Ajaz Khan in order to entertain the viewers. Sana entered the "Bigg Boss" house as a challenger, but was not able to do much and got voted out after spending...
  • Toshiba launches Android-powered LED TVs at Rs 38,990 onwards January 18, 2015

    New Delhi: Japanese electronics giant Toshiba has introduced a new range of smart LED TVs powered by Android that will allow viewers to access a wide range of apps, games and videos. The new range of Ultra HD 4K L9450 series and HD and Full HD L5400 series has features including...
  • Police bans TV debates in public spaces ahead of Delhi elections January 18, 2015

    New Delhi: In the run-up to the Assembly polls, Delhi Police has prohibited shooting of TV debates in public spaces after a violent clash between BJP and AAP activists in south Delhi's Tughlakabad area on January 3 left at least 12 people injured. A decision in this regard was taken...
  • Bill Cosby to perform in Colorado despite expected protests and new allegations of sexual misconduct January 16, 2015

    DENVER: Bill Cosby is planning to perform in Colorado despite expected protests and a new allegation of sexual misconduct. The comedian released a statement thanking his "courageous" fans and saying he's ready to perform in Pueblo on Friday and in Denver on Saturday. He finished his statement with references to his "Fat...
  • 'Will and Grace' stars Eric McCormack and Debra Messing to be seen together in 'The Mysteries of Laura' January 14, 2015

    Los Angeles: "Will & Grace" stars Eric McCormack and Debra Messing will be seen together in "The Mysteries of Laura". McCormack will appear in an upcoming episode of Messing's show "The Mysteries of Laura", as her ex-fiance, reports eonline.com. McCormack will be guest-starring as Andrew Devlin, a "roguish, arrogant-as-can-be heart surgeon" who...