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  • Shah Rukh Khan's new TV show to start on March 2 Yesterday

    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 Yesterday

    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 4 days ago

    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 5 days ago

    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 5 days ago

    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 5 days ago

    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 6 days ago

    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 6 days ago

    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 6 days ago

    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 1 week ago

    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 1 week ago

    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...
  • 'MasterChef India' host Vikas Khanna approached by Hollywood for a biopic on his journey from Amritsar to the US January 14, 2015

    Mumbai: Award-winning Michelin-starred Indian chef Vikas Khanna has been approached by a Hollywood studio to make a biopic on his inspiring journey from Amritsar to the US. Officials of the studio are said to have already paid a visit to Amritsar to do a recce of where Khanna grew up. "Yes, it's...
  • Watch: Tisca Chopra, Kiran Bedi launch 'Code Red'; speak on crimes in society January 13, 2015

    It is a show that puts forth the reasons for spurt in crimes in our society. It is a show that will make the viewers aware of multiple ways to avert untoward incidences. It is a show which will act as an enabler of change to give hope and voice...
  • 'The Affair' wins Golden Globe for Best TV Drama Series January 12, 2015

    Beverly Hills: 'The Affair' has won the Golden Globe for best TV drama series. The Showtime drama looks at the ripple effects of an extramarital affair between a married novelist and a waitress. It stars Dominic West and Ruth Wilson. The other nominees Sunday were: 'Downton Abbey', 'Game of Thrones', 'The Good...
  • Rodriguez, 'Transparent' win TV Globes January 12, 2015

    Beverly Hills: The Golden Globes took a stand for underdogs in its television awards Sunday by honoring a streaming service instead of a network for making the best TV comedy, and rookie actress Gina Rodriguez of "Jane the Virgin" for her acting. "Transparent," which stars veteran actor Jeffrey Tambor as a...
  • 'Transparent' wins the Golden Globe for best TV series, musical or comedy January 12, 2015

    BEVERLY HILLS: "Transparent" has won the Golden Globe for best TV series, musical or comedy. The sexual identity comedy on Amazon stars Jeffrey Tambor as the patriarch of a Los Angeles family who comes out as a woman. The other nominees Sunday were: "Girls," "Jane the Virgin," "Orange Is the New Black,"...
  • 'Bigg Boss 8' Halla Bol: Sambhavna Seth punished by Farah Khan; to wash Dimpy, Rahul Mahajan's clothes January 10, 2015

    The tension and tiff between Challenger Sambhavna Seth and Champion Dimpy Ganguly has been increasing since the first day of Bigg Boss - Halla Bol. Sambhavna Seth told ex-host Salman Khan that she had Dimpy in her mind and wanted to give her a piece of her mind. After...
  • Android spreads to a new generation of smart televisions January 9, 2015

    Las Vegas: Google-backed Android software that leads the smartphone market is spreading to a new generation of smart televisions. Along with unveilings of new ultra high-definition televisions at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas this week came word that Android will be the Internet-linked brains of an array of models...
  • Watching more TV may lead to increased snacking January 8, 2015

    Houston: People who watch excessive amounts of TV tend to eat more unhealthy foods and might not understand the foundations of a healthy diet, a new study suggests. A number of previous studies found a relationship between TV use in terms of the number of hours watched per day and unhealthy...
  • Dish unveils Sling TV video streaming service January 6, 2015

    Las Vegas: Dish Network took the wraps off its long-anticipated video streaming service, named Sling TV, targeted to younger consumers who shun pricey cable and satellite subscriptions. The $20 a month service, the first from a distributor, will be available through Internet-connected devices such as Amazon Fire TV, Roku and Google...
  • It's a big thing to be launched under the Bhatt camp: Gurmeet Choudhary on debuting with 'Khamoshiyan' January 6, 2015

    Mumbai: Popular TV actor Gurmeet Choudhary, who is making his big screen debut with erotic supernatural thriller 'Khamoshiyan', says he is lucky that he is being launched by Vishesh Films. 'Khamoshiyan', which also marks the debut of actress Sapna Pabbi, is being produced by Mahesh and Mukesh Bhatt under their Vishesh...
  • Sharp promises 'reasonable price' for new, ultra-HD TVs January 6, 2015

    Las Vegas: Sharp aims to sell its latest, super high-definition TVs later this year at a "reasonable price," a senior executive said, as the company tries to stay ahead of other consumer electronics makers offering 4K TVs. Sharp unveiled new high-resolution TVs, tentatively named "Beyond 4K" at the Consumer Electronics Show...
  • Samsung seeks fresh start with a new range of TVs after tough 2014 January 6, 2015

    Seoul: South Korea's Samsung Electronics launched a lineup of high-tech premium TVs on Tuesday, calling on its original mainstay devices to help avert a second consecutive year of profit decline. The world's biggest smartphone maker likely ended 2014 with its global handset market share reduced by Chinese upstarts such as Xiaomi....
  • 'Zindagi Gulzar Hai' actress Sanam Saeed marries childhood friend Farhan Hasan January 5, 2015

    Noted British-Pakistani actress Sanam Saeed tied the knot with her childhood friend, Farhan Hasan on January 2. The actress has been in several popular shows such as 'Zindagi Gulzar Hai', 'Daam' and 'Mera Naseeband Kadoorat', among others. Her husband, Hasan, is a Karachi-based banker. ...
  • Kapil Sharma's New Year resolution: Get Lata Mangeshkar and Sachin Tendulkar on 'Comedy Nights with Kapil' January 5, 2015

    Mumbai: Star comedian Kapil Sharma's New Year resolution is to get legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar and cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar to be part of his hit show "Comedy Nights With Kapil", where megastar Amitabh Bachchan, superstars Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan and several of the young brigade of actors...
  • 'It's ridiculous, bogus', says Gauahar Khan on the claim that she paid her attacker to slap her in public January 4, 2015

    New Delhi: Gauahar Khan's attacker has alleged that the actress paid him for slapping her in public. But the actress says it is the "most ridiculous claim". In November, Gauahar, who was hosting a reality show in Mumbai, was slapped by Mohammad Akil Malik for reportedly wearing skimpy clothes. And now, Malik...
  • Gauahar Khan paid me to slap her; promised me a small role in 'Dabangg 3', claims attacker January 4, 2015

    They don't call it showbiz for nothing, that's what we'd like to say. And that goes for model-actress Gauahar Khan's "slapgate" incident that happened in October.The attacker, Mohammad Akil Malik, who had allegedly slapped Khan during a reality show because she was wearing "inappropriate clothing" has now claimed that he...
  • Samsung unveils new Tizen smart TV platform in most visible effort to free itself of Google's Android January 2, 2015

    Seoul: Samsung Electronics said on Thursday that all its new smart television products launched in 2015 will be powered by the Tizen operating system, marking a fresh effort by the company to increase the usage of the software platform. Smart TVs offer additional software and connectivity functions, such as video streaming...