New Delhi, July 2 : National broadcaster Doordarshan (DD) will telecast the 12-day "World University Games" scheduled to be held at Gwangju, South Korea, live for the first time.
Mumbai, July 1 : Actor Jay Bhanushali, who has been a part of "Dance India Dance" (DID) since long, feels proud to be associated with the dance-based reality show and says that he can't leave it for other offers.
New Delhi, June 28 : Chandigarh-based Prince Narula, winner of stunt reality show "MTV Roadies X2", is glad the season was without fights, abuses and vulgarity, and focussed on the assigned tasks.
New Delhi, June 28 : He lost his father in a terrorist attack and was brought up by his mother through earnings from a tea stall. Manik Paul, winner of the sixth season of reality TV show "India's Got Talent", says his victory will act as a bridge to the world of Bollywood for him.
Mumbai, June 26 : Singer Mika Singh, who plays a coach on singing reality show "The Voice India", feels his fellow coach Sunidhi Chauhan and other female singers in Bollywood are inspiring talented female singers from small towns to come forward to showcase their talent to the world.
Mumbai, June 26 : The second episode of True Detective Season 2 will be aired on June 29 on HBO Defined.
Srinagar, June 26 : A chapter of Indian mythology will soon unfold on the small screen with a visual translation of the life of Karn through TV show "Suryaputra Karn".
Mumbai, June 25 : Epic Channel held a special event here to launch their much-anticipated show Stories By Rabindranath Tagore directed by Barfi director Anurag Basu with those present getting to watch the first episode based on famous short story Chokherbali
Mumbai, June 22 : Bollywood's dancing diva Madhuri Dixit is taking a break from being a judge on dance reality show "Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa". She has hinted that she will be back "shortly", albeit with something more "exciting".
Mumbai, June 19 : On the occasion of Father's Day (June 21), singer Shaan will be travelling to Croatia with his family to take some time off from his hectic shooting schedule of singing reality show "The Voice India".
New Delhi, June 19 : Hockey India (HI) on Friday announced that the telecast rights of the Hockey India League (HIL) and all international matches with Indian teams has been extended with Star Sports for a period of another three years, from 2016 to 2018.
Mumbai, June 19 : After syndicating heart-warming and widely acclaimed stories of Pakistani shows like "Zindagi Gulzar Hai", "Humsafar" and "Waqt Ne Kiya Kya Haseen Sitam" to Indian screens, Zindagi channel is all set to venture into its own production with upcoming non-fiction show "Shukriya".
New Delhi, June 17 : A new TV show that weaves a love story through music, "Phir Bhi Na Maane..Badtameez Dil", will soon enter the small screen to strike a chord with the audience. The show was launched here on Wednesday with much fanfare.
Mumbai, June 17 : Actor and "Bigg Boss Halla Bol" winner Gautam Gulati will next be seen as a guest judge on reality TV show "MTV India's Next Top Model".
Mumbai, June 16 : Actor Aasif Sheikh, who plays the role of Vibhutiji in "Bhabhiji Ghar Pe Hai?", is very fond of cooking and loves to treat his family and friends.
Kolkata, June 16 : Makers of a new Bengali teleserial weaving a humane story of a child who is differently-abled, owing to autism, said they hoped the content of the upcoming soap will stir the emotions of the audience.
New Delhi, June 15 : Mumbai-based housewife Harpreet Khatri, winner of the second season of dance reality show "Dance India Dance Super Moms", is "flying without wings" after tasting victory. She asserts mothers should not kill their dreams after marriage.
New Delhi, June 14 : Actor Siddharth Arora, who will be seen playing the role of "modern" lord Krishna in upcoming TV show "Krishan Kanhaiya", says the "naughtiest" god is "different" from others as his life seems quite similar to a "common man".
Mumbai, June 11 : On completion of one year of TV show "Badi Dooooor Se Aaye Hain", actor Sumeet Raghavan says it's a "big achievement" for the entire cast as it is hard to make viewers laugh.
Mumbai, June 10 : Actor Aditya Redij has been roped in to play the title role of Karna in Sony Entertainment Television's upcoming period drama Suryaputra Karna.
New Delhi, June 9 : The sweltering heat and humid weather in Delhi did not deter actors Siddharth Arora and Nikhil Ratnaparkhi from shooting the first sequence of their upcoming TV show "Krishan Kanhaiya" here at Red Fort.
New Delhi, June 9 : Following his brief stint in Bollywood and advent into Marathi cinema, actor Shreyas Talpade will now be entering the world of television as a host of "Savdhaan India". He says he will channel the voice of a 'common man' and try to bring change in society through the show.
New Delhi, June 9 : The life journey of Olympian M.C. Mary Kom, showcased on the silver screen through the film "Mary Kom", delivered a powerful punch. Now, the boxer is set to invade the small screen as a female superhero via an animation TV series called "Mary Kom Jr".
Mumbai, June 5 : Actress Vidya Balan, who started her acting career with popular TV sitcom "Hum Paanch", says she loves to watch romantic TV shows. But due to her hectic schedule, she is not able to follow them.
Mumbai, June 2 : TV actress Pallavi Kulkarni, who plays Ragini Patel in "Itna Karo Na Mujhe Pyar", says her reel children bond well with her two-year-old son Kayaan.
Mumbai, June 2 : Actress Sayantani Ghosh's entry to "Sasural Simar Ka" will usher in a supernatural twist to the TV show. She will be seen as a woman who despite her old age has retained her beauty with magical powers, and the actress says the character will add an "element of thrill to the storyline".
Mumbai, June 1 : Choreographer Terence Lewis will be choreographing the opening act for the premiere of singing-based reality TV show "The Voice India".
Mumbai, June 1 : Actor-comedian Mantra, who plays the role of Narad Muni in the show "Narayan Narayan Chulbule Narad Ki Natkhat Leelayen", says he loves percussion instruments which is why he started learning to play the tabla from a teacher in Baroda where he is shooting for the show.
Mumbai, June 1 : Model Jasmine Bhasin has been roped in as the lead in the upcoming show "Tashan-e-Ishq".
New Delhi, May 31 : Actor Sidharth Shukla will join Bharti Singh as the host of "India's Got Talent", which is entering the semi-final stage.
New Delhi, May 26 : Calling for a "big change" in agriculture, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday launched the DD Kisan channel and pitched for increasing average productivity of paddy to three tonnes per hectare from the present two tonnes.
Mumbai, May 25 : It seems the father-daughter bond is the flavour of the season. Post the success of "Piku", six-year-old Ruhana Khanna, who plays a young widow Gangaa in TV show "Gangaa", has shot for a music video which spreads the message of the importance of raising a girl child with love.
Mumbai, May 24 : Actor Vikalp Mehta, popular for doing mimicry of Bollywood star Akshay Kumar, is excited about doing "some other interesting roles" too in TV show "Hansi Hi Hansi Mil Toh Lein".
Kolkata, May 23 : Bengali entertainment channel Star Jalsha's comedy show 'I Laugh You' is back with its third season.
Mumbai, May 22 : "Indian Idol Junior" is back with more glamour quotient and young talent from all over India. The singing reality TV show was launched here with a blast from the past, with contestants paying tribute to some of the legends of music industry like Lata Mangeshkar, Kishore Kumar and Sonu Nigam.
Mumbai, May 22 : Actress Divyanka Tripathi, who plays Ishita Bhalla in soap opera "Ye Hai Mohabbatein" left two of her fans intimidated.
Kolkata, May 21 : Actor Rohit Roy, who will be seen hosting 'Khooni Saaya', visited Kolkata on Wednesday to promote his upcoming non-fiction show.
Mumbai, May 21 : Cricketer Shikhar Dhawan and his wife Ayesha have been reportedly approached to enter celebrity dance-based reality show "Nach Baliye 7" as a wild card entry.
New Delhi, May 21 : Czech Republic choreographer Jaja Vankova of "So You Think You Can Dance" fame, has been roped in to be a mentor on Indian dance reality TV show "bindass Naach". Excited about her maiden visit to the country, she hopes to learn the art to sway her body the Bollywood way.
New Delhi, May 21 : Shrawani Joshi, daughter of model-turned-actor Shikha Joshi, 40, who was found dead in Mumbai on May 16, claimed her mother could never commit suicide as she was not a coward.
New Delhi, May 21 : Actor Rohit Roy, who is all set to host and be a narrator on new show "Khooni Saaya" on TV channel ID (Investigation Discovery), says he is confident the show "will help create a more vigilant society".
Mumbai, May 20 : Veteran actress Sudha Shivpuri, lovingly known as 'Baa' following her role in the hugely popular TV show "Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi", passed away early Wednesday morning, a hospital source said.
Mumbai, May 20 : The new and TV show,"The Voice India", which will feature many noted Bollywood singers, will promote "unconventional" singing talent, musician-actor Himesh Reshammiya, who will be seen playing a coach in the show, said at its launch here on Tuesday.
Mumbai/ Kolkata, May 18 : Sony SIX, India's premier sports and entertainment channel, has acquired the rights to telecast the 2015 edition of Copa America live in South Asia.
Mumbai, May 18 : Sports channel Sony Six has acquired the rights to telecast the 2015 edition of Copa America live in South Asia.
Mumbai, May 16 : Divyanka Tripathi is injured, but not out of action. The love and admiration that has come her way has compelled the actress to perform in a wheel chair at an awards function.
Mumbai, May 15 : TV show "Code Red", which unravels the unexplained paranormal occurrences and other stories based on human frailties and strengths, reached the 100-episode milestone with its latest series "Talaash".
Mumbai, May 14 : Actor Kunal Bakshi, best known for his roles in TV shows like "Meera", "Ssshhhh...Phir Koi Hai" and "Bharat Ka Veer Putra - Maharana Pratap", will next be seen playing the negative character of Hubahu in "Baal Veer".
Mumbai, May 14 : Actor Anas Rashid, best known for his role as Sooraj Rathi in popular soap opera "Diya Aur Baati Hum", will be seen showing off his kabaddi skills in the upcoming sequence of the show. The 34-year-old says he has "fond memories" of the indigenous sport.
New Delhi, May 14 : The race for eyeballs has lead to television debates becoming shriller, Information and Broadcasting Minister Arun Jaitley said on Thursday but noted that there exists enough scope for the viewer to get authentic information and news based on facts.
McLeodganj (Himachal Pradesh), May 14 : For some actors, it's the script, character or production house that attracts them to a project. But for actor Karanvir Bohra, it is the concoction of three Cs - character, clothes and cash - that decides his projects.
New Delhi, May 14 : Old characters become 'older', new characters add a fresh charm and a twist in the storyline refreshes viewers' interest - the small screen's time-tested 'leap' formula has returned with shows like "Comedy Nights With Kapil", "Bharat Ka Veer Mahaputra - Maharana Pratap" and "Diya Aur Baati Hum".
Mumbai, May 13 : Actors Ronit Roy and Pallavi Kulkarni-starrer popular soap opera "Itna Karo Na Mujhe Pyar" will complete 100 episodes on Thursday.
New Delhi, May 13 : Come Friday, a new mini-series "The 90s - The Unforgettable Decade", will celebrate the people, inventions and the decisions that shaped the current world.
New Delhi, May 13 : The overseas small screen is calling for Bollywood talent. From Priyanka Chopra, Nimrat Kaur and Tina Desai to veterans like Anupam Kher and Shabana Azmi - Indian actors are landing plum roles in international TV shows. And they're truly loving it.
Mumbai, May 12 : Actress Gauahar Khan has been approached to play the role of Vrushali in upcoming TV show "Suryaputra Karna".
New Delhi, May 12 : TV show "bindass Naach", a Disney ABCD franchise, which will capture the journey of three young passionate youngsters - Shantanu Maheshwari, Macedon Dmello and Nimit Kotian - who decide to pursue their passion for dance, will be launched on August 16.
McLeodganj (Himachal Pradesh), May 11 : While shooting for his TV serial "Qubool Hai" here, actor Karanvir Bohra was left stumped when he stumbled upon a group of nuns declaring themselves as his 'ardent fan followers'.
Mumbai, May 11 : Actor Sunil Grover, who features in Kapil Sharma's "Comedy Nights With Kapil", says despite the success the stand-up comedian has amassed, he is not arrogant at all.
Mumbai, May 9 : Action star Akshay Kumar will be seen bonding with his former co-stars Preity Zinta and Upen Patel in the forthcoming episode of dance-based reality show "Nach Baliye 7".