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  • Sony to cut TV, smartphone lineup; sees growth in PlayStation, image sensor businesses 18 hours 3 minutes ago

    Tokyo: Japan's loss-making Sony plans to slash its TV and mobile phone product lineups to cut costs, counting on multi-billion dollar revenue surges for its buoyant PlayStation 4 and image sensor businesses over the next three years. Having lost ground to nimbler rivals like Apple and Samsung in consumer electronics, Sony...
  • Would love to judge a cookery show on TV: Pooja Bhatt Yesterday

    New Delhi: She calls herself a foodie and loves to cook for her loved ones in her free time. Actress-filmmaker Pooja Bhatt says she'd love to judge a cookery show on the small screen as long as the quality of cookery shows improves in the country. She believes filming of food...
  • Battle of the best streaming TV devices: Amazon Fire TV Stick vs Roku 3 vs Apple TV vs Google Nexus Player 2 days ago

    New York: Even casual viewers of online video will appreciate the ability to watch it on a big-screen TV. For about $100, you can get a great streaming TV device to do that. Or for about a third of that, you can get a pretty good one. Content selection varies, but...
  • Raghu, Rajiv replaced by Esha Deol in 'Roadies' 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Esha Deol is all set to make her small screen debut as a judge on stunt-based reality show 'Roadies'. The 33-year-old actress will be joined by Olympic medalist Vijender Singh and TV actor Karan Kundra on the show, which is currently in its 12th season. "Esha Deol had...
  • 'Bigg Boss 8', Day 60: Gautam Gulati set to nominate next Captain; Diandra Soares thinks Upen Patel is temperamental 4 days ago

    Wise men talk because they have something to say, fools talk because they have to say something. Day 60 in the Bigg Boss house proved to be all about conversations - some fun, some enlightening and some downright painful! With Gautam's captaincy drawing to a close, Bigg Boss introduced the...
  • 'Bigg Boss 8', Day 59: Gautam Gulati the dictator pushes contestants too far; Praneet Bhat leads a coup against the tyranny 5 days ago

    When injustice becomes law, rebellion becomes duty. Day 59 in the Bigg Boss house revolved around this idea as dictator Gautam Gulati's "junta" prepared to deal with the grief that had been meted out against them. After ruling Gautam City for a day, dictator Gautam was completely taken over by...
  • NBC, Netflix cancel veteran comedian Bill Cosby's shows after sex assault accusations 6 days ago

    Los Angeles: NBC said on Wednesday it has cancelled an upcoming project with veteran comedian Bill Cosby, his second show to be pulled after accusations that he sexually assaulted women resurfaced in recent weeks. The move by NBC comes a day after online streaming company Netflix Inc said it was postponing...
  • Will play any part of any age or gender if it interests me: Sandhya Mridul on her TV comeback 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Actress Sandhya Mridul, who will be seen playing the role of a mother in TV show 'Private Investigator', says she is not bothered by the character as she feels an actor has no boundaries. "As far as playing a mother is concerned, I'm an actor and will play any...
  • 'Sherlock' star Mark Gatiss to attend Comic Con Mumbai 1 week ago

    Things Just Went From awesome to epic! Mark Gatiss, the co-creator of 'Sherlock' as well as writer for 'Dr. Who' is set to attend Comic Con Mumbai, according to a post on their official Facebook page. He will be present all three days of the event, from December 19-21 as...
  • 'House of Cards' tax breaks cost Marylanders, should end: report 1 week ago

    Washington: Tax credits for filming Netflix's 'House of Cards' and HBO's 'Veep' are costing Maryland taxpayers money and should be ended in 2016, state lawmakers concluded in a new report. Maryland has given $62.5 million in tax credits to film and television productions since 2012, with $60.2 million of that going...
  • Anthony Hopkins, Ed Harris lead stars on HBO's upcoming drama series 'Westworld' 1 week ago

    Los Angeles: Sir Anthony Hopkins and Ed Harris will lead the cast of HBO's upcoming drama series "Westworld" to air next year, Time Warner Inc's cable network said on Monday. "Westworld," based on the 1973 film of the same name directed by Michael Crichton, will be executively produced by J.J. Abrams,...
  • Australian TV anchor wears the same blue suit every day for a year and nobody noticed until he went public 1 week ago

    Sydney: The male co-host of an Australian TV program is finally getting some attention for his fashion sense. And that's his point. Karl Stefanovic wore the same blue suit every day for a year on Channel Nine's "Today" program. And no one noticed until he went public with his hidden-in-plain-sight experiment. He...
  • 'Bigg Boss 8', Day 57: Gautam Gulati fails to connect with his housemates; Renee Dhyani and Upen Patel continue to flirt 1 week ago

    Following their interaction with Salman Khan during the Weekend Ka Vaar episode and Aarya Babbar's unexpected exit from the show, the contestants seemed more alert about their surroundings and the conversations which are transpired behind their backs. At night, Diandra Soares was seen talking to Renee Dhyani about Gautam Gulati's...
  • 'Humsafar' actress Mahira Khan is open to working in Bollywood but only if the 'script is good' November 17, 2014

    New Delhi: We all know Mahira Khan as the patient, loving and proud 'Khirad' from the recently concluded television show 'Humsafar'. But just as Ashar, Khirad's on screen husband- upon discovering her many profound qualities- falls deeper in love with her; one is captivated by the actor's various dimensions off...
  • I look up to Kangana Ranaut: Shivya Pathania November 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Actress Shivya Pathania, who has made her acting debut with TV show 'Humsafars', says Bollywood star Kangana Ranaut is her inspiration for the way she has grown in the profession. Shivya, who hails from Himachal Pradesh like Kangana, feels the 'Queen' star has worked hard on herself, especially...
  • Bigg Boss 8, day 54: Praneet Bhat gets into a tiff with Gautam Gulati, again November 15, 2014

    Nothing changes life more than the loss of a true friend. And this is exactly what seems to be unfolding in the Bigg Boss house as the cracks widen between the P3G group. In fact, when the contestants woke up in the morning a sense of dread continued to loom...
  • PlayStation Vue: Sony unveils new web-based TV service November 13, 2014

    Bangalore: Sony Network Entertainment International LLC, a unit of Sony Corp of America, unveiled a new cloud-based TV service, PlayStation Vue, expected to be commercially launched during the first quarter of 2015. The web-based television service allows users to access live TV and on-demand content without a cable or satellite service,...
  • RIP Ravi Chopra (1946-2014): Lesser known facts about 'Baghban' director November 12, 2014

    Filmmaker Ravi Chopra, who was admitted to Breach Candy hospital, died at around 3.30 pm today. "He passed away today at around 3.30 p.m. His funeral most probably will take place tomorrow at around 11," a source close to Ravi Chopra's family had stated. Ravi garnered huge popularity and...
  • 'Baghban' director Ravi Chopra dies at 68; he was battling lung cancer November 12, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Ravi Chopra who was hospitalised in Breach Candy hospital passed away at around 3.30 p.m Wednesday, a family source confirmed. "He passed away today at around 3.30 p.m. His funeral most probably will take place tomorrow at around 11," a source close to Ravi Chopra's family told IANS. He is...
  • 'Piya Basanti Re' pair asked to work on their chemistry November 12, 2014

    Mumbai: The makers of serial 'Piya Basanti Re' have reportedly directed the lead pair Alan Kapoor and Adaa Khan to spend some time together and work on their on-screen equation. "The audience was not getting connected to the story of Pia and Kabir (the protagonists). Hence, the makers have told them...
  • Riddhi Dogra set to join 'Khatron Ke Khiladi: Daar Ka Blockbuster' November 12, 2014

    Mumbai: Television star Riddhi Dogra will participate in the season 6 of celebrity stunt reality show 'Khatron Ke Khiladi'. The show, titled as 'Khatron Ke Khiladi: Daar Ka Blockbuster' is all set to return on Colors show. Dogra, 29, was last seen in dance reality show 'Nach Baliye'. She rose to fame...
  • Anurag Basu to make TV series 'Chokher Bali' based on Tagore's novel, actress Radhika Apte to play the title role November 11, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Anurag Basu is set to recreate the magic of the film 'Chokher Bali', but on TV. The director has signed actress Radhika Apte for the series. The show will go on air on new channel Epic. Radhika will be seen playing the role of Binodini, which was played by Aishwarya...
  • I am highly critical about myself: Harshad Chopra November 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Actor Harshad Chopra, who is currently seen on TV show 'Humsafars', says he is very critical about his work and is never satisfied with himself. Though Harshad is said to be one of the most popular actors on the small screen, the 31-year-old star always finds faults in...
  • Rannvijay Singh plays an army officer in 'Pukaar', picks up traits from his father November 6, 2014

    New Delhi:Before finding fame on TV reality show "MTV Roadies", Rannvijay Singh was destined to enter Indian army. But his passion for acting drove him towards showbiz. Rannvijay's father, who served in the army, wanted his son to join the profession. The actor is now set to relive his father's dream...
  • Bharti Singh goes on a kissing spree on 'Dil Se Naachein Indiawaale' November 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Comedienne Bharti Singh seems to be giving tough competition to Bollywood's 'serial kisser' Emraan Hashmi. Bharti, who never misses an opportunity to cajole a man to date her, went on a kissing spree during the finale of ZEE TV show 'Dil Se Naachein Indiawaale', held in the Delhi recently. Bharti...
  • 'Bigg Boss 8', Day 45: Will Puneet Issar come back after his apology? November 6, 2014

    It was very clear from last night's episode of 'Bigg Boss 8', that the contestants are still trying to get over the sudden eviction of Puneet Issar. But the moping didn't last for long, as the contestants were informed in the morning itself that the unfinished task, 'Unchi Hai Building' would...
  • 'Bigg Boss 8', Day 44: Will Puneet Issar make a comeback inside the house? November 5, 2014

    It was a new beginning for most housemates from 'Bigg Boss 8', but many were still reeling from the aftermath of Karishma Tanna's make-up debacle and her shocking behaviour against Gautam Gulati in the 'Yes' or 'No' task. In the morning, Bigg Boss announced the launch of the luxury budget task...
  • Watch: Deepika Padukone, Parineeti Chopra and Kangana Ranaut discuss who's the 'ideal man' November 4, 2014

    In a new promo for Aamir Khan's show 'Satyamev Jayate', the actresses talk about the qualities of an ideal man.Their answer, inherently simplistic in nature, might surprise many. ...