God of small screen

Most TV channels today have a mythological show on air. The reason is simple — to connect with viewers by creating a link between stories they have heard while growing up with a more seamless narrative that they can watch. SANGEETA YADAV studies this new trend Back in 1987, Sundays were spent watching Ramayan. All household chores would…

Love with a twist

Romance is in the air on the small screen with shows projecting different shades of love, twists and turns and unusual pairing. SANGEETA YADAV speaks to the scriptwriters about the trend From contract marriages to love triangles to overweight people falling in love, to mature love stories and even misfits romancing, viewers are in for…

Unravel this Gutthi

This is not the first time that Kapil Sharma and Sunil Grover have fought. But this time, the spat took an ugly turn, that too on an international flight. SANGEETA YADAV tells you more as fans have now taken sides From throwing shoes, calling people names and demeaning each other’s work, getting offended over petty…

On a difficult road

Travelling across India, MTV Roadies Rising is all set to bring out the warrior instinct in contestants by making them undertake daredevil stunts. SANGEETA YADAV travels to Alwar to speak to the mentors about their gang The temperature has peaked, so has the battle of the MTV Roadies Rising Season 15 warriors. The situation is…

Naagins are back

Naagin Season 2 is back and this time the fight for the nagmani has become murkier and the revenge more devilish. Sangeeta Yadav talks to Adaa Khan and Karanvir Bohra about how the story will unfold The much awaited TV show Naagin Season 2 hit the small screen on yesterday in the week-end slot with some…

Show that questions blind faith

The producers of Bahu Hamari Rajni_Kant have come up with another show Devanshi that aims to highlight false claims by spiritual gurus. Sangeeta Yadav talks to producers and actors in Mumbai to bring you a report There are many spiritual leaders and gurus who claim to solve all your problems and have a solution to…

Voices of substance

They faced adversities and crossed many hurdles to pursue their passion for music. Sangeeta Yadav speaks with the contestants of SaReGaMaPa who have not only wowed the judges but also the viewers Sachin Kumar Valmikan For 23-year-old Sachin Kumar, one of the top nine contestants of SaReGaMaPa, pursuing music as a profession was tough. A…