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Prime Minister Manmohan Singh surprised citizens all over the country today, by announcing a new TV show, “Mounameva Jayatey.” The show, inspired by the highly popular “Satyameva Jayatey” aired on Star Plus and hosted by actor Aamir Khan, will have the PM do a similar act. However, the key differentiating factor being that he will [...]

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In an unexpected turn of events, film director and producer Ram Gopal Varma has declared that he would contest the Presidential elections against the UPA nominee Pranab Mukherjee. The veteran director told The Unreal Times that he will not let Mr Mukherjee win unopposed. “I might lose, but will still contest the Presidential poll. Pranab [...]

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Grappling with a sharp drop in TRPs after the end of IPL, Sony Entertainment Television has decided to get back into the game by acquiring the broadcast rights of what seems to be another IPL in the making – The Indian Presidency League. The government was initially reluctant to allow proceedings of the unfolding tamasha [...]

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In a first-of-its-kind event in India, and probably the entire world, popular magazine on Indian cinema, Filmfare, organized on Colors TV, a spelling bee contest for children of Bollywood stars in a widely watched programme on Saturday. The show, that ran for the better part of two hours saw the participation of over 15 star [...]

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The massive victory celebrations at the Eden Gardens, of the Kolkata Knight Riders’ IPL win, along with Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, seems to have deeply upset 20-year old Delhi lad Rizwan Khan. Rizwan, who owned, managed and represented the “Kolkata Classics”, won the “Book Cricket League” – a tournament of book-cricket – beating several of [...]

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A habitual offender has approached the Maharashtra Human Rights Commission, accusing the Ghatkopar police of using third-degree methods on him. Jayant Narvekar, 32, was picked up by beat police for questioning regarding a series of burglaries in the area. While this was nothing new for him, what followed was. “Their methods have become worse” said [...]

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After launching a campaign to rename Mumbai’s Central station after late former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi, Congress MP from Mumbai, Sanjay Nirupam has now requested Shilpa Shetty and Raj Kundra, who have been blessed with a baby boy, to name him as Rajiv Kundra-Shetty. Nirupam had said that calling Mumbai’s Central station as the Rajiv [...]

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Filmmaker Sajid Khan seems to be turning into a full-time peacemaker these days. Farah’s brother was at it again, this time facilitating a patch-up between Shah Rukh Khan and officials of the Mumbai Cricket Association, after their recent brawl which led to the MCA filing a complaint in the Marine Drive police station against the [...]

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Aamir Khan’s debut television show ‘Satyamev Jayate’ has everyone raving about it, from celebrities, politicians, intellectuals to the aam aadmi. The show’s incredible popularity, however, has led to much heartache for some of India’s top television news anchors. Four of them – Rajdeep Sardesai, Sagarika Ghose, Barkha Dutt and Arnab Goswami – met up at [...]

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Aamir Khan’s new TV show “Satyameva Jayate“, which seeks to expose the stark reality and dark underbelly of the other not-so-shining India, may have struck a chord with the public at large but has however left one man seething with rage – we’re talking about none other than the Congress party’s heir-apparent and Nehru-Gandhi scion, [...]

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