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BARC Report: The superhuman show Sasural Simar Ka climbs up the popularity charts!
This is how your favourite shows fared on week 29…
Saath Nibhana Saathiya didn’t budge from its top spot at all but the positions below saw major reshuffle. While Kumkum Bhagya continued to be on the second spot Click here to read more
Salman Khan’s Bigg Boss contestants to be a part of Shah Rukh Khan’s India Poochega – Sabse Shaana Kaun!
Yes! That’s right! Read on to find out who are the BB contestants…
Shah Rukh Khan’s new show India Poochega- Sabse Shaana Kaun, seems to have got an exciting new addition. The show, that’s set to go air from March 2, will not just have the common men do their Shaanpati, but will also have Salman Khan’s Bigg Boss contestants do some Bhaigiri. Click here to read more
Kapil Sharma rescues toddler during show in Surat
Kapil helps a toddler who got separated from parents at a show in Surat.
Blame it on the crowds that converged in Surat where Kapil Sharma expected 5,000 people but 25,000 showed up and thanks to that, a toddler got separated from her parents, but the comedian luckily found her crying and took charge of her. Click here to read more
Women’s Day special: Sakshi Tanwar, Drashti Dhami, Soumya Seth, Toral Rasputra talk about woman power!
Television divas celebrate the spirit of womanhood
The television industry’s bahus and betis are often termed regressive and typecast as the weaker sex in daily soaps. But there is no denying that today’s Indian TV is ruled by female protagonists! Our leading ladies have now begun showcasing progressive ideas and actions. And we are definitely proud! Click here to read more
Women’s Day special: Sandhya is a ‘worthy’ daughter-in-law in ‘Diya Aur Baati Hum’
Move over, Rajini, Shanti and Jassi. It’s time for women to live with downcast eyes, manage the household and engage in kitchen politicsThe depiction of women in Hindi TV shows has changed dramatically over the years. Sadly, it hasn’t been a positive change. For a while it seemed as if Jassi Jaisi Koi Nahin would herald the return of powerful women such as Rajini and Shanti, but Tulsi and Parvati continued to rule. Flip through any channel today and you are bound to see women pushed into unrealistic slots and then portrayed in a totally unbelievable manner. Of course, there are exceptions. Priya of Bade Acche Lagte Hain works as a lecturer even after marrying into a rich household. Widowed Megha Vyas of Na Bole Tum… Na Maine Kuch Kaha gets a job so she can supplement her family’s income instead of depending on her brother-in-law. But they remain exceptions, not the norm. Here are a few of the norms that had us groaning: Click here to read more
Rati Pandey: I don’t like saas-bahu and rona dhona type daily serials
What made Hitler didi aka Indira Sharma turn into the tyrant that she is? An overdose of saas-bahu melodrama is to blame here! After featuring in daily soaps such as Miley Jab Hum Tum, Raat Hone Ko Hai and Har Ghar Kuch Kehta Hai, Hitler didi alias Rati Pandey has sworn to never walk the lane again
Rati Pandey has had enough of rona dhona in reel life to last a lifetime. Now she is happy playing a strict and stubborn Indira in Zee TV’s popular show Hitler Didi. Click here to read more