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'Shaktimaan' Mukesh Khanna speaks against women and #MeToo; slammed

31 Oct 2020

'Shaktimaan' Mukesh Khanna speaks against women and #MeToo; slammed

Here are a few quick facts about Shaktimaan: 1) Gangadhar hi Shaktimaan Hai. 2) The superhero was originally played by Mukesh Khanna. 3) Khanna is a misogynist.

Not so cool! Fans catch Bhishma using cooler in 'Mahabharat'

23 Apr 2020

Not so cool! Fans catch Bhishma using cooler in 'Mahabharat'

While kind-hearted viewers in the good ol' 80s may have been quite forgiving, today's hawk-eyed Twitter-loving generation is plain brutal.

Schoolboys' competition: Shatrughan Sinha's indirect jibe at Akshay Kumar

15 Apr 2020

Schoolboys' competition: Shatrughan Sinha's indirect jibe at Akshay Kumar

Plain-speaking Shatrughan Sinha has gone all guns blazing.

Shatrughan Sinha slams Mukesh Khanna for mocking daughter Sonakshi

10 Apr 2020

Shatrughan Sinha slams Mukesh Khanna for mocking daughter Sonakshi

The ongoing reruns of classics Ramayan and Mahabharat are triggering two things the most: massive viewership for Doordarshan and some fresh controversies.

Mukesh Khanna slams Ekta Kapoor for "murdering" Mahabharata

08 Apr 2020

Mukesh Khanna slams Ekta Kapoor for "murdering" Mahabharata

Mukesh Khanna, best known for playing Bhishma in BR Chopra's Mahabharat and superhero Shaktimaan in the 1980s and 90s, slammed movie producer Ekta Kapoor for her 2008 television rendition of the Hindu epic.

'Ramayan' breaks records, garners 17 crore viewers in first weekend

03 Apr 2020

'Ramayan' breaks records, garners 17 crore viewers in first weekend

Three-decades-old Ramayan is a hit on TV, once again!

#LockdownWatchlist: 'Shaktimaan' and other 90s shows returning on TV

31 Mar 2020

#LockdownWatchlist: 'Shaktimaan' and other 90s shows returning on TV

As we all stay home and try to cope with the unprecedented 21-day lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic, national broadcaster Doordarshan is driving us down the memory lane.

Doordarshan starts 'Ramayana' and 'Mahabharat' reruns from today; details here

28 Mar 2020

Doordarshan starts 'Ramayana' and 'Mahabharat' reruns from today; details here

National broadcaster Doordarshan has started airing reruns of the iconic 80s shows Ramayana and Mahabharat.

Do you know these Shaktimaan facts?

26 Oct 2019

Do you know these Shaktimaan facts?

Such was the impact of Shaktimaan on us 90s kids that we still remember every word of its catchy opening music.

#SuperheroHistory: 'Shaktimaan' fan; do you know these facts?

06 May 2019

#SuperheroHistory: 'Shaktimaan' fan; do you know these facts?

Such was the impact of Shaktimaan on us 90s kids that we still remember every word of its catchy opening music.

'Shaktimaan' lands on Amazon Prime with two seasons. Nostalgia much?

26 Nov 2018

'Shaktimaan' lands on Amazon Prime with two seasons. Nostalgia much?

"Hota hai jab aadmi ko apna gyaan, keh laaya voh..." If you don't know the name that comes after this, did you even watch TV as a kid?