18 Jul 2019
'Comicstaan Season 2' [Episodes 1-3] review: Not so funny!
If you are in a mood for a good number of ha-has and don't mind giving 65 odd minutes for the cause, Comicstaan Season 2 is going to disappoint you.
14 Jul 2019
AIB shows child smoking weed in now-deleted meme. Tone-deaf much?
Nearly two months ago, the comedy collective All India Bakchod (AIB) had announced that they would remain "dead for the foreseeable future."
02 Jul 2019
Tanmay says he's suffering from depression, Aditi Mittal lashes out
Soon after AIB founder Tanmay Bhatt posted a video on Instagram saying how he has "mentally checked out," after "everything that happened in October," stand-up comedian Aditi Mittal lashed out at him.
30 Jun 2019
Tanmay Bhat on tackling depression post #MeToo, says comeback unlikely
Writer-comedian Tanmay Bhat has been a part of India's comedy scene for a long time now.
24 May 2019
Here's what All India Bakchod founders are up to now
Seven months after the comedy collective went quiet amid a #MeToo storm, All India Bakchod has released a statement.
09 Oct 2018
#MeToo: MAMI removes AIB, Rajat Kapoor's films from its line-up
The Mumbai Academy of Moving Image (MAMI) announced yesterday that the festival has decided to drop AIB's 'Chintu Ka Birthday' and Rajat Kapoor's 'Kadakh' from its showcase as #MeToo storm gathers speed.
08 Oct 2018
#MeToo: HT's Prashant Jha steps down after sexual misconduct allegations
India's #MeToo movement is gathering momentum.
08 Oct 2018
#YoTanmaySoWoke: Tanmay to 'step away' from AIB amid #MeToo allegations
Amid allegations of sexual misconduct against All India Bakchod founders, Tanmay Bhat and Gursimran Khamba, the company announced that Bhat would be "stepping away" from business with immediate effect.
05 Oct 2018
#YoTanmaySoWoke: Dear Tanmay, keep your lousy apology to yourself
Yesterday, comedian Utsav Chakraborty was accused of asking sexually explicit images/videos from minors. He then released a rather twisted apology, and blamed it on a 'disorder'.
05 Oct 2018
Woke on streets, predator in sheets: AIB confirms Tanmay knew
Unless you are free from the vice of social media (congratulations to you then), you would be knowing what happened in the last 24 hours.
12 Sep 2018
Ranveer, Deepika's wedding date gets finalized: Details here
Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone's wedding has been one of the buzzing topics of discussion in tinseltown lately.
23 Jul 2018
MS University of Vadodara cancels 'anti-national' Kunal Kamra's show
Controversial comedian Kunal Kamra's show, scheduled for August 11 at the MS University of Vadodara, got canceled after 11 ex-students objected to the Vice Chancellor on grounds of anti-national content.
29 Mar 2018
Stand-up comic, Rahul gets threats from DJs. What, now?
A regular on AIB videos, stand up comedian Rahul Subramanian found himself at the receiving end of ire from DJs after he joked about their profession in his Amazon special 'Kal Main Udega'.
23 Feb 2018
Why it is okay if MS Dhoni swears
When Captain Cool cusses, it trends.
07 Feb 2018
AIB's video with kids exposes dark side of Karni Sena
Karni Sena has been opposing 'Padmaavat' with all their might. After SC ordered the movie should release smoothly, they hit a new low by attacking a school bus.
14 Jul 2017
Whoa! Saif Ali Khan to star in Netflix web series
As per reports, Bollywood's Chhote Nawab Saif Ali Khan has been roped in for a Netflix web series.
14 Jul 2017
Meanwhile, Mumbai's cyber crime cell registers FIR against AIB
AIB seems to be in trouble after posting a meme yesterday about PM Modi by using the Snapchat dog filter.
13 Jul 2017
Steering clear of controversies: A rule book for Indian comedians
Indians born before the 2000s grew up on tales about Akbar-Birbal, Nasruddin Hodja and more. Historically, lower-ranked people resorted to humor to teach wisdom to rulers.
02 May 2017
The Indian TV industry goes online
Traditional television format has undergone a dramatic change in recent years, with more content creators moving online: a more interactive, less censored, and wider-reach platform.