REALITY TV SHOW

  • 'Big Switch 4' to help rich brats realise value of money February 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Popular TV actor Gaurav Chopraa, who is currently hosting the fourth season of reality show 'Big Switch', says the aim of the show is to make the rich spoilt brats realise the value of money. "In the show, you get entertainment by seeing someone in a difficult situation, but...
  • Bigg Boss 6: Why 'Teri Maa Ki Youth' is a hit October 8, 2012

    New Delhi: Hair stylist Sapna Bhavnani, who claims actors Katrina Kaif, Madendra Singh Dhoni, Bipasha Basu and John Abraham among her clientele, lent an awesome catch phrase to the opening episode of the hugely popular reality television show. She brought with her a black Tshirt that screamed 'Teri Maa Ki...
  • 'DID Li'l Masters 2': Faisal, autorickshaw driver's son, wins August 13, 2012

    Mumbai: Faisal Khan, whose father earns his living by driving an autorickshaw here, won the "DID Li'l Masters Season 2" on Sunday night. The 13yearold won the Master Blaster title, a trophy and walked away with Rs 10 lakh. He won the crown by beating fellow contestant and sevenyearold Om Chetry from...
  • Comedian Raju Srivastav exits Bigg Boss house December 5, 2009

    New Delhi: It is eviction time once again at the Bigg Boss house. This time it is comedian Raju Srivastav. Raju survived in the house for nearly 60 days. The comedian was nominated along with coparticipants Vindu and Pravesh, but was finally evicted from the house by the audience....
  • Rohit Verma evicted from Bigg Boss house November 28, 2009

    New Delhi: Friday evening brings eviction time at the Bigg Boss house and this week it was the turn of fashion designer Rohit Verma. Verma was one of the three "master planners" in the show alongwith Vindu and Raju Srivastava. A lot of his fellow housemates have insinuated that Verma...
  • Watch: KRK talks about his experience of Bigg Boss 3 October 24, 2009

    KRK says he has approached Big B to act in the sequel of Deshdrohi. ...
  • Network18's Colors touches all time high TRP October 15, 2009

    Here is some good news from Viacom 18's General Entertainment Channel, Colors. Last week the channel had many more viewers as compared to any other entertainment channel. The ratings of Colors have hit an all time high and touched 338 TRP that's 80 points lead over its competitors Star Plus...
  • Rani Mukherjee to judge Reality TV dance show DPL October 9, 2009

    Mumbai: Rani Mukherji has taken up what Aishwarya Rai and Madhuri Dixit have turned down Rani has now been roped in as a judge in a reality TV dance show called Dance Premier League. Rani of course says things like she chose to say yes for show so...
  • Watch: Big B as philosopher in Bigg Boss 3 September 29, 2009

    Season three of reality TV show Bigg Boss> is about to start. It will feature Amitabh Bachchan as a pop philosopher to all the participants. ...
  • Rakhi and Elesh still together, still engaged: TV channel September 21, 2009

    New Delhi: Rakhi Sawant continues to be engaged to Torontobased businessman Elesh Parujanwala, a source from NDTV Imagine said denying reports that the couple have broken up. "Rakhi has not called it splits with Elesh. The couple are still seeing each other and very much together", said an insider from NDTV...
  • HC quashes complaint against Harbhajan in reality show September 1, 2009

    Chandigarh: The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Tuesday quashed a criminal complaint filed against cricketer Harbhajan Singh and TV actress Mona Singh for allegedly hurting the religious sentiments of people during reality show Ek Haseena Ek Khiladi. Justice Mahesh Grover also slapped a fine of Rs 10,000 each on two...
  • Real again: Rakhi Sawant to live out marriage on TV August 10, 2009

    New Delhi: It's barely a week since starlet Rakhi Sawant got engaged to Canadabased businessman Elesh Parujanwala in a televised 'swayamvar', but the two are now set to play mom and dad on the same TV channel. Rakhi and Elesh, who met on the reality show Rakhi Ka Swayamvar on NDTV...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • British TV show Big Brother in racism row again July 10, 2009

    London: Britain's broadcasting regulator is to investigate complaints that an Indian student appearing on reality television show Big Brother was racially bullied. The programme, shown on Channel 4 network, brings together complete strangers in front of live television cameras 24 hours of the day while viewers get to 'evict' inmates one...
  • It's better dance in parties, not on TV: Bhutia June 1, 2009

    New Delhi: Football star Bhaichung Bhutia, winner of dance reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa, says he will not dance on a stage ever again despite his victory. "I joined Jhalak... for experience and now that I have won, I'm happy that it is over. I will get back to football...
  • Bhaichung gets his goal, wins Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa May 31, 2009

    Mumbai: After showing his legwork on the field, football star Bhaichung Bhutia has proved he can dance well too as he walked away with the winner's trophy after the grand finale of third season of Sony TV's reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa in Mumbai on Sunday night. Bhutia, who was one...
  • Reality show: Nat Geo to put youth through Navy tests February 2, 2009

    Mumbai: The terror attacks on 26/11 in Mumbai last year brought to a sharp focus the role of the Indian navy and how crucial it is now, as we see a new wave of terrorism. Perhaps, that is why the channel National Geographic chose to showcase the Indian navy in...
  • Bigg Boss: Shilpa is goody, goody to Jade August 24, 2008

    Mumbai: Actress Shilpa Shetty says she couldn't recognise her former Celebrity Big Brother housemate Jade Goody when she saw her at the second season of Bigg Boss because "she had changed so much". Jade made headlines for making racial comments against Shilpa in British reality show Celebrity Big Brother in 2007....
  • Chat Now with Dr Madhumati Singh on Reality TV & kids July 2, 2008

    Chat with Dr Madhumati Singh on the effect of Reality TV contests on children. ...
  • Exclusive peek: Salman in TV show Dus Ka Dum May 15, 2008

    There's no stopping the big stars from scorching the small screen. Even as SRK's Paanchvi Paas... tries to pass the IPL test, Salman Khan is all set with his reality TV show Dus Ka Dum. Here's an exclusive peek at the promotional video for the show featuring Salman. ...
  • Now, US TV channels are discussing plastic surgery August 18, 2007

    Hollywood: Cosmetic surgeons all around America are being swamped with patients. According to a recent study: reality television shows that go indepth on cosmetic surgery makeover is the new attraction. ...