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TV actors Asha Negi and Rithvik Dhanjani split up: Report

16 Apr 2020

TV actors Asha Negi and Rithvik Dhanjani split up: Report

Lovebirds Asha Negi and Rithvik Dhanjani, lovingly called Ashvik by their fans, have parted ways, various reports said on Thursday.

Amid lockdown, ZEE TV airs web series and old shows

26 Mar 2020

Amid lockdown, ZEE TV airs web series and old shows

As all productions across the country remain stalled due to the ongoing nationwide lockdown, TV channels are running out of fresh episodes for their soap operas.

DD classics 'Ramayan' and 'Mahabharat' to return to TV?

26 Mar 2020

DD classics 'Ramayan' and 'Mahabharat' to return to TV?

India is on a binge-watch mode.

After 'Kaamyaab', SRK to produce movie on Muzaffarpur shelter case

18 Mar 2020

After 'Kaamyaab', SRK to produce movie on Muzaffarpur shelter case

Even as he remains missing from the silver screen, Shah Rukh Khan continues to bring forward socially relevant stories through his production house.

Is government planning to censor streaming platforms

04 Mar 2020

Is government planning to censor streaming platforms

The clock is ticking fast for streaming platforms in India as the government wants them to finalize a self-regulatory code of conduct in 100 days.

OnePlus TV users get 3-month JioSaavn Pro Subscription for free

09 Feb 2020

OnePlus TV users get 3-month JioSaavn Pro Subscription for free

OnePlus is now offering a complimentary subscription of JioSaavn to all its OnePlus TV users. In an official tweet, the tech giant has announced that all OnePlus TV owners will get a 3-month JioSaavn membership for free.

I do break down but that's normal: Shweta Tiwari

31 Dec 2019

I do break down but that's normal: Shweta Tiwari

TV actress Shweta Tiwari, who returned to the small screen after a three-year break, opened up about her personal and work life, in an interview with Hindustan Times. She recently got separated from her former husband Abhinav Kohli.

MX Player raises $110 million from Tencent: Details here

30 Oct 2019

MX Player raises $110 million from Tencent: Details here

Popular over-the-top video platform MX Player has raised $110 million in a funding round led by Chinese tech giant Tencent.

Directors wanted to sleep with me: Elli AvrRam on casting-couch

30 Sep 2019

Directors wanted to sleep with me: Elli AvrRam on casting-couch

Bollywood actor and former Bigg Boss contestant Elli AvrRam recently made some shocking revelations about how she faced discrimination, sexism and was even a victim of casting couch.

Netflix is now trying a Freemium model in India

30 Sep 2019

Netflix is now trying a Freemium model in India

Just a few months after launching an entry-level plan for mobile users, streaming giant Netflix is testing another feature in India, one that provides free access to select content for a limited time.

Anushka Sharma features on Fortune India's 'Most Powerful Women' list

22 Sep 2019

Anushka Sharma features on Fortune India's 'Most Powerful Women' list

Bollywood actor Anushka Sharma has made it to Fortune India's top 50 list of Most Powerful Women of 2019.

Kiku Sharda charged 78,650/- for tea, but he isn't complaining

05 Sep 2019

Kiku Sharda charged 78,650/- for tea, but he isn't complaining

Kiku Sharda, who often leaves you in splits with his jokes on The Kapil Sharma Show, grabbed headlines after he shared a bill where he was charged 78,650/- for just two cups of beverages, but he said "I'm not complaining."

Xiaomi rolls out Android TV 9 update for these TVs

02 Sep 2019

Xiaomi rolls out Android TV 9 update for these TVs

Xiaomi has started releasing the latest Android TV 9 update for the Mi TV 4A Pro 32-inch and Mi TV 4C Pro 32-inch models. The new firmware will be available for both the models as an over-the-air (OTA) update.

All you need to know about Xstream, Airtel's TV app

22 Aug 2019

All you need to know about Xstream, Airtel's TV app

Airtel has revamped its TV app, introducing a new design, better segregation of content, and a darker theme. The telco has also rebranded the app to Airtel Xstream, the same name it uses for the web version of Airtel TV.

These Mi TVs receive price cuts in India

28 Jul 2019

These Mi TVs receive price cuts in India

Xiaomi has slashed the prices of some of its popular Mi TV models in India.

Soon, Netflix to launch cheaper mobile-only plan in India

19 Jul 2019

Soon, Netflix to launch cheaper mobile-only plan in India

Netflix has confirmed about launching a new mobile-only plan in India as it looks to expand its presence by capitalizing on the growing number of smartphone users in the country.

Airtel TV Web version launched: How to use the service

03 Jul 2019

Airtel TV Web version launched: How to use the service

Airtel has introduced the web version of its Airtel TV app, bringing live TV and a host of premium content to the desktop.

Did Ekta Kapoor want to put brother Tusshar in jail?

28 Jun 2019

Did Ekta Kapoor want to put brother Tusshar in jail?

Director-producer Ekta Kapoor recently spilled beans about her relationship with her brother, actor Tusshar Kapoor.

Mi TV 4 Pro 55-inch now available via offline stores

10 Jun 2019

Mi TV 4 Pro 55-inch now available via offline stores

Xiaomi's flagship television model, the Mi LED TV 4 Pro 55-inch, is now available in India via offline stores as well.

Airtel Internet TV: DTH services and video-on-demand in one package

08 Jun 2019

Airtel Internet TV: DTH services and video-on-demand in one package

The rise of video-on-demand services, like Netflix and Hotstar, has driven the TV-watching population of the country towards online content.

#KasautiiZindagiiKay2: Ekta Kapoor begins the search for next Mr. Bajaj

06 May 2019

#KasautiiZindagiiKay2: Ekta Kapoor begins the search for next Mr. Bajaj

The revamped version of Ekta Kapoor's Kasautii Zindagii Kay has been in the limelight since its 2018 launch. Evidently, fans have loved the new faces playing their favorite characters.

Which telco offers the best content: Jio, Airtel or Vodafone-Idea?

06 May 2019

Which telco offers the best content: Jio, Airtel or Vodafone-Idea?

In a bid to retain existing customers and attract new ones, all the major telcos have started revising their plans to offer more calling, data as well as bundled content benefits.

Xiaomi to launch a new 50-inch 4K TV in India

08 Apr 2019

Xiaomi to launch a new 50-inch 4K TV in India

Expanding its portfolio of Android TVs in India, Xiaomi is likely to launch a new Mi TV soon.

Now, Netflix is trying cheaper weekly plans, starting Rs. 65

06 Apr 2019

Now, Netflix is trying cheaper weekly plans, starting Rs. 65

To up its game in the Indian market, Netflix is trying new weekly subscription plans.

Now, Netflix is testing Rs. 250 mobile-only plan in India

22 Mar 2019

Now, Netflix is testing Rs. 250 mobile-only plan in India

In a major move to expand its user base, popular streaming platform Netflix has started testing a low-cost subscription plan in the Indian market.

Rivaling Samsung, Xiaomi slashes prices of this popular Mi TV

13 Mar 2019

Rivaling Samsung, Xiaomi slashes prices of this popular Mi TV

Xiaomi has slashed the prices of its recently launched Mi TV 4 Pro 55-inch model in India.

To take on Amazon Prime, Flipkart may venture into video-content

21 Dec 2018

To take on Amazon Prime, Flipkart may venture into video-content

Soon, you may see video content offerings from Flipkart, one of the leading e-commerce players in the country.

#WhatAWow! Politician Smriti Irani shows her 'acting chops' again

15 Sep 2018

#WhatAWow! Politician Smriti Irani shows her 'acting chops' again

Before she entered politics and championed blaming political leaders of another ideology for everything that is wrong in the nation, Smriti Irani was an actress.

Angad Bedi to star in 'The Verdict: State Vs Nanavati'

14 Sep 2018

Angad Bedi to star in 'The Verdict: State Vs Nanavati'

'Pink' star Angad Bedi will be starring in another courtroom drama with ALTBalaji's 'The Verdict: State Vs Nanavati'.

#TechBytes: Top 5 video streaming apps available in India

26 Aug 2018

#TechBytes: Top 5 video streaming apps available in India

Ushered in by Netflix, binge watching has now become a new trend altogether with the emergence of countless video streaming services.

'Zabaan Sambhal Ke' is coming back, this time on ALTBalaji

18 Aug 2018

'Zabaan Sambhal Ke' is coming back, this time on ALTBalaji

One of the most popular sitcoms of 1990s 'Zabaan Sambhal Ke' is coming back on ALTBalaji, the streaming platform confirmed.

Airtel TV for Android crosses 50-million downloads; free subscription extended

08 Jun 2018

Airtel TV for Android crosses 50-million downloads; free subscription extended

Airtel TV app for Android has crossed over 50 million downloads on the Google Play Store, the company has announced.

Ekta Kapoor's ALTBalaji has crossed 1 million paid subscribers mark

21 May 2018

Ekta Kapoor's ALTBalaji has crossed 1 million paid subscribers mark

After achieving monumental success in the television and the film industry, Ekta Kapoor is now making waves in the digital arena as well.

Actor Rajeev Khandelwal loses his mother to cancer

20 May 2018

Actor Rajeev Khandelwal loses his mother to cancer

Rajeev Khandelwal and his family are going through an emotional upheaval as the actor recently lost his mother to cancer.

I don't like to live a delusional life: Ekta Kapoor

09 May 2018

I don't like to live a delusional life: Ekta Kapoor

Film and TV producer Ekta Kapoor says big budgets and busy schedules of actors have kept her away from working with big stars and instead concentrate on "eclectic" films that have earned critical acclaim.

International Women's Day: A look at some of Indian 'Sheroes'

08 Mar 2018

International Women's Day: A look at some of Indian 'Sheroes'

Even today, few Indian woman are emancipated, educated, independent and doing what they want. But they wish to, and that's a big leap forward.

Reliance Jio joins hands with ALTBalaji to improve content offerings

26 Jan 2018

Reliance Jio joins hands with ALTBalaji to improve content offerings

Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio has now joined hands with over-the-top content provider ALTBalaji, a week after renewing its partnership with Eros International.

Bigg Boss 11: What are contestants upto, post the show?

26 Jan 2018

Bigg Boss 11: What are contestants upto, post the show?

It's been more than a week since Bigg Boss pulled the curtain on its eleventh season, but the frenzy around it doesn't seem to die anytime soon.

After Karan Johar, Ekta Kapoor is accused of nepotism

11 Jan 2018

After Karan Johar, Ekta Kapoor is accused of nepotism

Thanks to Kangana Ranaut, Karan Johar has often faced the heat for being nepotistic. Now it seems that the focus has shifted from him to his producer friend, Ekta Kapoor.

Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Industries acquires 24.9% stake in Balaji Telefilms

21 Jul 2017

Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Industries acquires 24.9% stake in Balaji Telefilms

Moving online, people have started ditching cable/satellite TV subscriptions for OTT (Over-the-top) content services, which deliver audio-visual media and television content via the Internet.