By HT Entertainment Desk | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON DEC 26, 2020 08:21 AM IST
Singer and Indian Idol judge, Neha Kakkar, gifted Rs 1 lakh to ‘Warrior Aaji’ Shantabai Pawar, who became an internet sensation for her viral martial arts video during the lockdown.
Aditya Narayan dismisses reports that he’s ‘bankrupt’, says he was touched when industry friends offered financial help
By HT Entertainment Desk | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON OCT 16, 2020 07:40 AM IST
Singer and reality show host Aditya Narayan has dismissed reports that he is ‘bankrupt’, and has said that he was touched after industry friends offered him assistance after reading the reports. Aditya said that things are better now.
TV’s live audience, reality shows innovate to cheer contestants, connect with viewers: Life size cut-outs, live video chats, banging thalis, and more
By Shreya Mukherjee | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON JUL 31, 2020 10:03 PM IST
Actors, producers and hosts of The Kapil Sharma Show, Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L’il Champs, Indian Idol and India’s Best Dancer, share how they are making the most of the new normal and how the audiences response from the audience.
Aditya Narayan announces online auditions for Indian Idol 12, will Neha Kakkar join him on the show again?
UPDATED ON JUL 13, 2020 02:26 PM IST
Aditya Narayan will host Indian Idol season 12 and has shared a new promo. The aspirants can now give online auditions for the singing reality show.
Indian Idol 11 winner Sunny Hindustani on recreating Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan’s songs: ‘I am not his fan but a bhakt’
By HT Correspondent | Indo Asian News Service, Mumbai
UPDATED ON FEB 26, 2020 06:37 PM IST
Sunny Hindustani knows he can never match up to late Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan’s talent but hopes to be as successful as him.
Indian Idol 11: After wedding hoax, Neha Kakkar reveals Aditya Narayan will marry long-time girlfriend in 2020
UPDATED ON FEB 22, 2020 05:49 PM IST
Neha Kakkar, who was involved in a wedding publicity stunt with Indian Idol host Aditya Narayan, has said that he will tie the knot with his long-time girlfriend this year.
UPDATED ON FEB 14, 2020 02:59 PM IST
Aditya Narayan dismissed wedding rumours swirling around him and Neha Kakkar, explaining they did what the makers of the show, Indian Idol, asked them to.
Neha Kakkar is in shock, Aditya Narayan ecstatic as their parents take over Indian Idol to get them married. Watch
UPDATED ON JAN 09, 2020 04:56 PM IST
Aditya Narayan and Neha Kakkar’s parents have made it their mission to get the two married. Here’s what happened on an episode of Indian Idol.
UPDATED ON NOV 21, 2019 07:00 PM IST
Music composer Anu Malik has reportedly stepped down as a judge on singing reality show Indian Idol, after renewed protests surrounding allegations of sexual misconduct made against him.
UPDATED ON NOV 15, 2019 10:32 AM IST
Singer Sona Mohapatra, who was the first one to call out Anu Malik during the MeToo movement, has shared her response to his statement released on Thursday.
UPDATED ON NOV 08, 2019 05:18 PM IST
Abhay Deol has lent his support to singer Sona Mohapatra, who has been calling out Sony TV and Anu Malik.
Anu Malik could be fired from Indian Idol after Neha Bhasin, Sona Mohapatra’s renewed attacks: report
UPDATED ON NOV 06, 2019 03:11 PM IST
New reports suggest that Sony TV is mulling over Anu Malik’s future as Indian Idol judge, after the controversy around his alleged sexual misconduct did not die down.
Sona Mohapatra clarifies comments on Sachin Tendulkar, slams Sony for using him to promote Indian Idol
UPDATED ON NOV 01, 2019 01:23 PM IST
Singer Sona Mohapatra has said that Sony TV is using Sachin Tendulkar to promote Indian Idol, probably without his knowledge. She has criticised the channel and others involved with the show for reinstating Anu Malik.
UPDATED ON OCT 22, 2019 08:54 AM IST
Neha Kakkar was forcibly kissed on Indian Idol stage by a contestant. Her co-judge and music composer Vishal Dadlani has reacted to the incident.
Indian Idol 11 host Aditya Narayan on Anu Malik’s return after Me Too: ‘I owe him a lot, he is a respected musician’
By Indo Asian News Service | Indo Asian News Service, New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 24, 2019 06:49 PM IST
Aditya Narayan has spoken about Anu Malik’s return to Indian Idol 11 after the composer was named in India’s Me Too movement.
UPDATED ON SEP 09, 2019 09:33 PM IST
Months after being removed as judge of Indian Idol after allegations of sexual misconduct were made against him, Anu Malik is set to make a comeback on the show, according to a report.
Rekha Bhardwaj slams music reality shows for exploiting kids: ‘We are using their age and spoiling their innocence’
UPDATED ON SEP 02, 2019 02:07 PM IST
Rekha Bhardwaj has said nobody’s concerned about the talented kids on music reality shows as they are required to ask for votes and look glamourous.
By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
UPDATED ON OCT 21, 2018 09:25 AM IST
Anu Malik may be asked to step away as a judge of Indian Idol as more MeToo accounts emerge against him.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON SEP 05, 2018 01:12 PM IST
Anushka Sharma and Varun Dhawan prove celebrities are humans too. They like to eat tasty treats too. Take a peek at Anushka and Varun’s plates from Sui Dhaaga promotions.
UPDATED ON AUG 24, 2018 11:05 AM IST
Former Indian Idol host Mini Mathur has responded to allegations of humiliation, lack of basic amenities and violence on the show’s sets. “RIP organic, pure TV,” she wrote, confirming that this happens.
By S Farah Rizvi | Hindustan Times, Lucknow
PUBLISHED ON AUG 04, 2018 04:04 PM IST
Young singer Saurabh Valmiki of Lakhimpur, who is currently winning hearts at a singing reality show, wishes to playback for his favourite hero Aamir Khan.
“The best part about being a playback singer in Bollywood is that it gives good faces to my voice!” Neha Kakkar gets candid
By Riya Dhankar | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON JUL 14, 2018 10:33 PM IST
The Kala Chashma singer talks about music and marshmallows and everything in between