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Game Of Thrones : Season 7 Running Review

Winter has come to the seven kingdoms of Westeros and the game of thrones has turned suitably chilling with season seven completing  two compact episodes,  efficiently laying the groundwork for the highly-anticipated battle within and without. Daenerys Targaryan  has been established as  the strongest contender for the Iron Throne with three dragons, a huge army … Continue reading

P.O.W : Bandi Yuddh Ke : An Indian TV Upgrade?

On 7th Nov, P.O.W,  Bandi Yudhh Ke,  premiered amidst high anticipation, thanks to Star’s extensive campaign under the Nayi Soch banner. The teasers released were exquisitely crafted,  revealing an emotionally charged story  that promised nail -biting suspense. The  first episode delivered on all these promises,  easily establishing P.O.W as the best television show currently on … Continue reading

Siya Ke Ram – Painting Ramayana with a Feminist Brush

The TV show Siya Ke Ram on Star Plus , inching towards a sombre closure, delivered a strong statement last week. In the episode that aired on 25th October, Lord Ram, who has carried the ‘Maryada Purushottam” epithet since time immemorial, was reprimanded by his wife Sita in no uncertain terms. By re-igniting the age … Continue reading

Badho Bahu : Review

As a general rule, I keep my distance from anything on TV with the B word in it. For obvious reasons. “Bahu” instantly translates itself to- copious tears, silent martyrdom and annoyingly ideal dialogues. However I must confess that recently, a most unlikely show has caught my  fancy and it’s called Badho Bahu on &TV. … Continue reading

Masterchef Australia : Bringing Season 8 in Style

When you are born in country which has once been the cradle of civilization, it’s only natural that you   inherit a deep rooted curiosity for food. After all, when nothing existed, hunger did. And it made you look for food & then cook that food! Cooking has been a ritual in Indian homes since time … Continue reading