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Jaskiran Kapoor

Jaskiran Kapoor is a columnist with The Indian Express.

Value City: Chandigarh best value destination in India for city break, says survey
Tue, Aug 04, 2015

The index compares the cost of a three-night break during the summer travel months of June to August in nine key Indian cities.

The Family Guy
Thu, Jul 30, 2015

Writer and creator Philip Rosenthal on the popular series Everybody Loves Raymond.

Water ATMs: Now put a coin, and get a litre of clean water in Mohali
Tue, Jul 28, 2015

This plug-and-play model that can be customised according to space and need is revenue-generating and in public service.

Home away from home, with modern amenities
Thu, Jul 23, 2015

So if you have missed out on a hostel seat in this admission season, don’t worry as you have plenty options to choose from.

Home away from home, with modern amenities
Wed, Jul 22, 2015

Situated in sectors 10 and 33, these hostels-cum-PGs for boys and girls offer three-time meals, fully furnished bedrooms, attached bathrooms.

Reason why actor Ayub Khan prefers TV over films
Mon, Jul 20, 2015

Ayub Khan says: “It is television in which I have got the opportunity to grow as an actor."

Anupam, Kirron Kher get their act — together
Fri, Jul 10, 2015

The ‘image building’ exercise continued with Anupam congratulating Kirron on being a ‘modern politician’.

ABCD 2 made actors out of dancers like us, says choreographer Dharmesh
Fri, Jun 19, 2015

Choreographer and actor Dharmesh on a new dance reality show and ABCD 2.

Folk is the first form of music: Ila Arun
Wed, Jun 17, 2015

Ila Arun on finally making a debut on Coke Studio, celebrating folk fusion and working on a new album.

Witness to films, serials and music videos
Sat, Jun 13, 2015

Its winding pathways, mysterious nooks, open spaces, swings, animals, birds and mythical creatures made of stone, waterfalls, brooks and mini bridges provided the ultimate location for shooting films and staging plays.

Dhruv Ghanekar: A Sound Journey
Thu, Jun 04, 2015

Dhruv Ghanekar's latest album is a heady concoction of Indian melodies and African harmonies.

Man on a mission
Wed, Jun 03, 2015

Activist, under this project, has been holding rock shows across cantonments and schools in these cities to create awareness on the drug problem gripping Punjab.

The Rest that is History
Fri, May 22, 2015

Filmmaker Shyam Benegal documents the history of Punjab on the reel

Sony TV’s ‘Reporters’ is all rattling bones with no flesh to sink one’s teeth into
Fri, Apr 24, 2015

Set against the backdrop of a media house, it’s a love story of two individuals with contradicting principles.

Home Videos
Thu, Apr 23, 2015

The cast and crew of Jai Ho Democracy talk about the film’s satirical commentary on the system.

Tv show Dosti… Yariyaan… Manmarziyan: So far there are little complaints
Fri, Apr 17, 2015

The show also scores some brownie points by exploiting the unmatched beauty of real locations.

Govinda on judging Season 2 of ‘DID Super Moms’ that shot ratings to a dizzying heights
Fri, Apr 17, 2015

Govinda on being a judge on dance reality show DID Super Moms and Abhinay Chakra, his solo lead after 14 years

‘Mere paas maths hai’
Tue, Apr 14, 2015

A Bangalore-based NGO aims to dispel the fear of mathematics across the country through its meme campaign, #MathinIndia.

MasterChef Australia Season 6 winner Brent Owens talks about his win
Mon, Apr 13, 2015

MasterChef Australia Season 6 winner Brent Owens talks about his win and Indian street food.

Writer Mira Sethi on satisfying craving for acting through Zindagi’s show ‘Shikkan’
Fri, Apr 03, 2015

Mira Sethi, who stepped into acting after quitting her job as a writer, strongly feels that TV is a great equaliser in Pakistan.

Ram Kapoor’s ‘Dil Ki Baatein Dil Hi Jaane’ ventures into uncharted territory
Fri, Mar 27, 2015

There are two reasons why one should tune in to Sony’s new show Dil Ki Baatein Dil Hi Jaane — Ram Kapoor and Gurdeep Kohli.

Direction is my addiction: Nagesh Kukunoor
Fri, Mar 20, 2015

Nagesh Kukunoor on the success of his latest feature Dhanak, and hosting a TV show that looks at the craft of short films.

Gauahar Khan on Punjabi films debut: I work for the excitement, not the money
Fri, Mar 13, 2015

Best known for her stints on reality TV, model-actor Gauahar Khan makes her debut in Punjabi cinema.

More of the Same
Fri, Mar 06, 2015

The channel driver is undoubtedly the SRK show — India Poochega – Sabse Shaan Kaun.

Nawab of Good Times
Fri, Feb 27, 2015

Veteran actor Satish Kaushik on returning to the small screen and looking forward to the Hindi adaptation of Everybody Loves Raymond.

Dissecting gender stereotypes, conflicts
Wed, Feb 25, 2015

With her focus on Punjab and Haryana, Dr Dagar insists that one has to go beyond the ‘Beti Bachao’ campaigns.

Family Banter
Mon, Feb 23, 2015

The show will attempt to showcases the dynamics of a celebrity family, with a candid, funny, intriguing insight into the relationship that Bedi and her daughter share.

Rahul Khanna joins the cast of ‘The Americans’
Fri, Jan 30, 2015

Rahul Khanna buckles up for another round of racy, and sexy espionage tales in Season 3 of The Americans

Sakshi Tanwar back on TV with new show ‘Çode Red’
Fri, Jan 23, 2015

Sakshi Tanwar assumes the role of a conscience keeper in her latest TV show Code Red

Dhillon to build more bridges between India,Canada
Thu, Jan 22, 2015

Dhillon is one of the four achievers who was honoured by the Canadian Consulate Chandigarh.

Television line-up of Year 2015: No big surprises on offer
Fri, Jan 02, 2015

The television line-up for 2015 doesn’t throw up any big surprises. But there is still exciting content to keep you hooked.

A Lot More Drama
Fri, Jan 02, 2015

The television line-up for 2015 doesn’t throw up any big surprises. But there is still exciting content to keep you hooked.

‘Scrubs’ actress Eliza Coupe, now in TV show ‘Benched’
Fri, Dec 12, 2014

With her new show Benched, Eliza Coupe of Happy Endings and Scrubs comes closer home with a comedy.

Pukaar/Being a hero
Fri, Dec 12, 2014

Many questions are left unanswered. Where does Rajveer get his orders from to rescue children? How does he go about investigating Rahul, his brother’s disappearance?

Rannvijay Singh’s ‘Pukaar’ is nothing short of a potboiler
Fri, Nov 28, 2014

Vipul Amrutlal Shah’s television premiere Pukaar is nothing short of a potboiler.

‘Everest’ television show: stuck on the ‘girl child, woman empowerment’ loop
Fri, Nov 21, 2014

Star Plus’s latest offering is an ambitious show from acclaimed filmmaker Ashutosh Gowariker that attempts to reach for the skies.