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Netflix will start testing Fast Laughs on Android devices soon.(Bloomberg File Photo )

Netflix creates 'Fast Laughs', a TikTok clone to scroll through funny clips

ANI, Washington
PUBLISHED ON MAR 04, 2021 05:45 PM IST
Fast Laughs, which at the moment is only available for iOS device owners in select countries, looks and feels very similar to TikTok or Instagram Reels.
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"The Ministry and industry will partner together to make the OTT experience better for all audience,” Javadekar wrote on Twitter.(PTI file photo)
"The Ministry and industry will partner together to make the OTT experience better for all audience,” Javadekar wrote on Twitter.(PTI file photo)

OTT industry representatives welcome new guidelines, says Javadekar

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Harshit Sabarwal, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 04, 2021 06:05 PM IST
The information and broadcasting (I&B) ministry issued the guidelines last week to monitor content on social media and OTT platforms—under which they would be required to remove any content flagged by authorities within 36 hours and further set up a grievance redressal mechanism.
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Netflix India has unveiled its 2021 slate.
Netflix India has unveiled its 2021 slate.

Netflix India 2021 slate: From Fabulous Lives season 2 to Kapil Sharma special

UPDATED ON MAR 03, 2021 04:24 PM IST
  • Netflix India on Wednesday announced its slate of content for 2021, which includes the second season of Fabulous Lives of Bollywood Wives, the new Abbas-Mustan film, new projects from Karan Johar, Mani Ratnam and others.
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Divya Dutta feels her career has been unconventional.
Divya Dutta feels her career has been unconventional.

Divya Dutta rejects 'supporting actor' label, says men are called 'versatile'

PUBLISHED ON MAR 02, 2021 04:07 PM IST
  • Divya Dutta has expressed her displeasure at being labeled as a supporting actor, insisting she loves playing all kinds of roles.
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Kartik Aaryan plays a news anchor in Dhamaka,
Kartik Aaryan plays a news anchor in Dhamaka,

Dhamaka teaser: Kartik is nervous news anchor reporting on terror attack. Watch

PUBLISHED ON MAR 02, 2021 12:11 PM IST
Dhamaka makers have released the first teaser for the upcoming Kartik Aaryan movie. Kartik plays a news anchor who is pushed into the deep end when terror strikes.
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The new rules that will cover over-the-top (OTT) platforms such as Netflix and Hotstar, social media intermediaries such as Facebook and Twitter, and digital news media, were notified by the government on Thursday.
The new rules that will cover over-the-top (OTT) platforms such as Netflix and Hotstar, social media intermediaries such as Facebook and Twitter, and digital news media, were notified by the government on Thursday.

New rules make way for self-regulation: I&B ministry secretary

By Deeksha Bhardwaj, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAR 01, 2021 12:31 AM IST
“There will be no authoritarian process,” information and broadcasting ministry secretary Amit Khare told Hindustan Times. “The regulation system is accountable to the courts. Any misuse of power can be checked.”
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Radhika Madan aces red hot millennial vibe in sultry cherry-print crop top-jeans(Instagram/radhikamadan/pinkporcupines)
Radhika Madan aces red hot millennial vibe in sultry cherry-print crop top-jeans(Instagram/radhikamadan/pinkporcupines)

Radhika Madan aces red hot millennial vibe in sultry cherry-print crop top-jeans

By Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON FEB 28, 2021 11:30 AM IST
  • Want to raise the hotness quotient while looking effortlessly trendy? Search no further and take fashion cues from Radhika Madan whose fun and fearless style for Netflix series ‘Spotlight’ looks fresh as spring in an off-shoulder scarlet crop top, jeans and red heels
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FILE PHOTO: A smartphone with the Netflix logo lies in front of displayed "Streaming service" words in this illustration taken March 24, 2020. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo(REUTERS)
FILE PHOTO: A smartphone with the Netflix logo lies in front of displayed "Streaming service" words in this illustration taken March 24, 2020. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo(REUTERS)

Subordinate legislation: Power invoked by govt to ratify rules

PUBLISHED ON FEB 28, 2021 04:07 AM IST
These rules do not necessarily have to be debated by Parliament; they only have to be placed at floor of the house. The central government has invoked section 87 of the Information Technology Act, 2000, to issue the new guidelines
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Neena Gupta plays an old woman.(Netflix)
Neena Gupta plays an old woman.(Netflix)

Neena Gupta is unrecognisable in Sardar Ka Grandson first look, see pics

PUBLISHED ON FEB 27, 2021 12:33 PM IST
  • Neena Gupta plays an old woman and Arjun Kapoor is her grandson in the Kaashivie Nair film Sardar Ka Grandson that premiers on Netflix soon.
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FILE PHOTO: A woman wearing a protective face mask buys fruit in a market, amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Mumbai, India, August 20, 2020. REUTERS/Hemanshi Kamani/File Photo(REUTERS)
FILE PHOTO: A woman wearing a protective face mask buys fruit in a market, amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Mumbai, India, August 20, 2020. REUTERS/Hemanshi Kamani/File Photo(REUTERS)

News updates from HT: Maharashtra records 8000 new cases of Covid-19

By hindustantimes.com, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON FEB 26, 2021 09:05 PM IST
  • Here are today’s top news, analysis, and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.
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Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex.(Reuters File Photo)
Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex.(Reuters File Photo)

Prince Harry defends The Crown, reveals whom he'd like to portray him on show

PUBLISHED ON FEB 26, 2021 07:51 PM IST
  • Prince Harry has defended criticisms against Netflix's The Crown, and has also revealed whom he'd like to see portray him on the show, based on his family.
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A US-based company is offering one lucky 'employee' $500 to binge-watch Netflix shows and eat takeout pizza in celebration of National Pizza Day, which is on February 9. (Representative image)(Unsplash)
A US-based company is offering one lucky 'employee' $500 to binge-watch Netflix shows and eat takeout pizza in celebration of National Pizza Day, which is on February 9. (Representative image)(Unsplash)

Binge-watching Netflix? Scrolling Twitter? Check new rules for online platforms

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Kanishka Sarkar
PUBLISHED ON FEB 26, 2021 10:36 AM IST
The guidelines have been framed keeping in mind the difference between viewership in a theatre and television as compared to watching it on the internet, the ministry said.
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After introducing special subscriptions for mobile, Netflix aims at South Korea to increase its subscribers.(Bloomberg)
After introducing special subscriptions for mobile, Netflix aims at South Korea to increase its subscribers.(Bloomberg)

Netflix plans $500 million spending in Korea to crack Asia

Bloomberg
PUBLISHED ON FEB 25, 2021 05:49 PM IST
The Los Gatos, California-based company has identified South Korea as one of the keys to its success in Asia, a vast region home to more than half of the world’s population.
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Sanya Malhotra plays a widow in Pagglait.
Sanya Malhotra plays a widow in Pagglait.

Pagglait teaser: Sanya can't seem to care about husband's death in quirky comedy

PUBLISHED ON FEB 25, 2021 11:50 AM IST
Sanya Malhotra has shared the teaser for her upcoming new comedy. Pagglait stars her as a woman who just cannot seem to care about her husband's death.
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After introducing special subscriptions for mobile, Netflix aims at South Korea to increase its subscribers.(Bloomberg)
After introducing special subscriptions for mobile, Netflix aims at South Korea to increase its subscribers.(Bloomberg)

Netflix plans $500 million Korea budget this year to crack Asia

Bloomberg
PUBLISHED ON FEB 25, 2021 10:44 AM IST
South Korea is Netflix’s third-biggest market in Asia by sales, after Australia and Japan, which estimates a growth of more than 5 million in 2021.
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Parineeti Chopra surprised as mother dedicates artwork on The Girl on The Train(Instagram/parineetichopra)
Parineeti Chopra surprised as mother dedicates artwork on The Girl on The Train(Instagram/parineetichopra)

Parineeti Chopra surprised as mother dedicates artwork on The Girl on The Train

By Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON FEB 25, 2021 10:34 AM IST
  • ‘I am your biggest fan’: Noted artist Reena Chopra surprises daughter Parineeti Chopra with an incredible artwork to commemorate the actor’s upcoming film, The Girl on The Train and our day is made with their awwdorable camaraderie
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Delhi on Monday registered 128 coronavirus disease (Covid-19) cases and one more related death.(HT Photo)
Delhi on Monday registered 128 coronavirus disease (Covid-19) cases and one more related death.(HT Photo)

News updates from HT: Covid-19 recoveries in Delhi cross 626,000

By hindustantimes.com, New Delhi
UPDATED ON FEB 22, 2021 09:10 PM IST
Here are today’s top news, analysis and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.
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I Care a Lot movie review: Rosamund Pike in a still from J Blakeson's new film.
I Care a Lot movie review: Rosamund Pike in a still from J Blakeson's new film.

I Care a Lot review: Rosamund Pike pilots devilishly entertaining dark comedy

PUBLISHED ON FEB 20, 2021 06:50 PM IST
  • I Care a Lot movie review: Rosamund Pike is in proper Gone Girl mode in director J Blakeson's devilishly entertaining dark comedy, out on Netflix.
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Eeb Allay Ooo! movie review: Shardul Bhardwaj embodies the desperate dignity of a migrant worker in Prateek Vats' stunning social satire.
Eeb Allay Ooo! movie review: Shardul Bhardwaj embodies the desperate dignity of a migrant worker in Prateek Vats' stunning social satire.

Eeb Allay Ooo! review: An absurdist gem, one of the best Hindi debuts in years

PUBLISHED ON FEB 18, 2021 03:30 PM IST
  • Eeb Allay Ooo! movie review: Shardul Bhardwaj embodies the desperate dignity of a migrant worker in Prateek Vats' stunning social satire, now available on Netflix.
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Pooja Bhatt in Bombay Begums.
Pooja Bhatt in Bombay Begums.

Bombay Begums trailer: Pooja Bhatt is queen of this relentless world. Watch

PUBLISHED ON FEB 15, 2021 11:40 AM IST
Netflix has released the first trailer for their upcoming web series, Bombay Begums. The show is about five women's journey as they long for respect, love, money and power.
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News of the World movie review: Tom Hanks and Helena Zengel star in director Paul Greengrass' new film.
News of the World movie review: Tom Hanks and Helena Zengel star in director Paul Greengrass' new film.

News of the World review: Hanks should be making headlines for this performance

PUBLISHED ON FEB 10, 2021 06:25 PM IST
  • News of the World movie review: Tom Hanks is at his subtle best in director Paul Greengrass' new film, out on Netflix.
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Pitta Kathalu: A story of love and betrayal.
Pitta Kathalu: A story of love and betrayal.

Pitta Kathalu trailer: Netflix film promises distinct stories of four bold women

By Haricharan Pudipeddi
PUBLISHED ON FEB 05, 2021 12:08 PM IST
  • Pitta Kathalu will tell the story of four women and their four journeys of love and betrayal. It will talk about love, desire, honour and freedom. Watch trailer.
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Regé-Jean Page and Phoebe Dynevor star as the Duke of Hastings and the debutante Daphne in Bridgerton. (Netflix)(HT_PRINT)
Regé-Jean Page and Phoebe Dynevor star as the Duke of Hastings and the debutante Daphne in Bridgerton. (Netflix)(HT_PRINT)

Bridgerton is Netflix's 'biggest series ever', clocks 82 million households

ANI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 29, 2021 08:58 PM IST
  • Online streamer Netflix recently announced that the show Bridgerton is its "biggest series ever."
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Priyanka Chopra ups hotness quotient this Spring in Dior, Valentino, Versace(Instagram/priyankachopra)
Priyanka Chopra ups hotness quotient this Spring in Dior, Valentino, Versace(Instagram/priyankachopra)

Priyanka Chopra ups hotness quotient this Spring in Dior, Valentino, Versace

By Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON JAN 27, 2021 05:10 PM IST
  • Priyanka Chopra Jonas smokes up the Internet with her jaw-dropping spring fashion in sultry pink, red and orange dresses from Dior, Dolce & Gabbana, Sportmax, Valentino, Versace and pictures from her photoshoot leave the fashion police swooning
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A still from Chaitanya Tamhane’s feature film, The Disciple.(Courtesy: Zoo Entertainment)
A still from Chaitanya Tamhane’s feature film, The Disciple.(Courtesy: Zoo Entertainment)

Chaitanya Tamhane's award-winning The Disciple to be released on Netflix

PUBLISHED ON JAN 27, 2021 02:41 PM IST
  • Director Chaitanya Tamhane's award-winning film, The Disciple, will be released on Netflix.
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Priyanka Chopra’s killer looks for The White Tiger promotions leaves fans hooked(Instagram/priyankachopra)
Priyanka Chopra’s killer looks for The White Tiger promotions leaves fans hooked(Instagram/priyankachopra)

Priyanka Chopra’s killer looks for The White Tiger promotions leaves fans hooked

By Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON JAN 23, 2021 11:10 AM IST
  • From sunshiny suit that leaves one day dreaming to silk maxi dress that looks perfect for hot summer evenings, Priyanka Chopra Jonas has been raising the sartorial bar in her own sizzling style during the promotions of The White Tiger and the fashionista in us is inspired
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Kajol’s luxe boho look in chiffon cape with sleeves is fashion inspo for weekend(Dilnaz Malegamwalla)
Kajol’s luxe boho look in chiffon cape with sleeves is fashion inspo for weekend(Dilnaz Malegamwalla)

Kajol’s luxe boho look in chiffon cape with sleeves is fashion inspo for weekend

By Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON JAN 23, 2021 08:17 AM IST
  • Looking for an impactful yet comfortable occasion wear? Check out Kajol’s luxe boho look in Netflix release Tribhanga, donning a multicoloured chiffon cape with sleeves, to channel the modern global woman vibe while staying true to the heritage
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The White Tiger movie review: Adarsh Gourav, Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Rajkummar Rao in a still from the new Ramin Bahrani film.
The White Tiger movie review: Adarsh Gourav, Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Rajkummar Rao in a still from the new Ramin Bahrani film.

The White Tiger review: Adarsh Gourav roars in Netflix's angry answer to Slumdog

UPDATED ON JAN 22, 2021 08:46 PM IST
  • The White Tiger movie review: Adarsh Gourav delivers a star-making performance in Ramin Bahrani's angry answer to Slumdog Millionaire, co-starring Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Rajkummar Rao.
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Pitta Kathalu is the Telugu version of Netflix' Lust Stories.
Pitta Kathalu is the Telugu version of Netflix' Lust Stories.

Netflix unveils the teaser of upcoming Telugu anthology Pitta Kathalu, watch

By Haricharan Pudipeddi
UPDATED ON JAN 20, 2021 12:53 PM IST
Netflix show Pitta Kathalu, the Telugu version of Lust Stories, gives us a quick glimpse into the four stories and it seems to be touching upon some bold themes.
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There is no law or an autonomous body that governs digital content or Over-the-top (OTT) platforms in India(AFP)
There is no law or an autonomous body that governs digital content or Over-the-top (OTT) platforms in India(AFP)

I&B ministry starts work on self-regulation law for OTT platforms, online news

UPDATED ON JAN 16, 2021 02:10 PM IST
  • The aim is to provide a level-playing field in media and a platform to redress public grievances against digital media.
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