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Overnights: ‘YHM’ & ‘Kullfi’ top Star Plus on Monday in UK

Star Plus fought back its rivals with a strong leadership on the back of shows 'Yeh Hai Mohabbatein' and 'Kullfi Kumarr Bajewala' on Monday.

Sahara One to launch ‘Hamari Beti Raj Karegi’

Sahara One is set to revamp its weekday primetime schedule with yet another new launch later this month. The show produced by Edit2, titled 'Hamari...

Anupam Kher excited about ‘Jazbaa’

Re-uniting��with filmmaker Sanjay Gupta after almost 20 years, Anupam Kher is extremely excited to get started on their upcoming venture 'Jazbaa', and feels that...

‘Dilli Wali Thakur Gurls’ to end on &TV this month

&TV's weekday fiction 'Dilli Wali Thakur Gurls' is set to bid adieu to viewers later this month. The channel, which has already axed its undperforming...

Colors bags rights for ‘Baahubali’ animation series

The highest grossing film ever in the history of Indian cinema is now set to make its television debut as an animated series. Riding...

Biz Asia Industry Whispers

Issue 179 After the exit of Sunil Rohra as CEO of B4U Network, another international head honcho is set to depart from a rival network. Disclaimer:...

Priyanka Chopra to play astronaut Kalpana Chawla in biopic?

The actress is currently in the US shooting for American TV show 'Quantico'.

Interview: UK Asian Times’s Mike Cooke

The British Asian media and the mainstream media struggle to penetrate the Sri Lankan community in Britain. The Mike Cooke Group (MCG) celebrates its tenth...

Hum TV to launch ‘Zindagi Gulzar…’ & ‘Dil-e-Muztar’

The competition amongst Pakistani entertainment channels is set to intensify next week when Hum TV Europe launches two of its biggest ever dramas.

Overnights: IPL 2019 keeps Star Gold at No.1; Star Plus at No.2 in UK

IPL 2019 continued to push Star Gold to No.1 on Wednesday.

ZEE5 launches on Samsung smart television sets in India

ZEE5 has announced its partnership with Samsung, the largest selling and most trusted consumer electronics brand. With this partnership, ZEE5 will be available for...

Overnights: Rishtey stays top in 20:00 slot in UK

Rishtey's strong 20:00 - 21:00 band with 'Thapki' and 'Meri Aashiqui' kept it ahead of its rival in UK ratings last night.

UK ratings: Most channels witness decline

Most of the UK Asian TV channels witnessed some sort of decline in the ratings, according to official data for week ending Sunday 27th...

Overnights: ‘Mere Angne Mein’ rules Friday in UK

Star Plus' 'Mere Angne Mein' topped ratings on Friday in UK.

Prachi Desai wins ‘Jhalak Dikhla Ja’ on Sony TV

ZEE TV's 'Kasamh Se' actress Prachi Desai has won the latest run of 'Jhalak Dikhla Ja'. Prachi and her choreographer Deepak won the trophy and...

Overnights: Hum TV leads 20:00 slot on Friday

In another successful night for Hum TV, 'Sadqay Tumharay' at 20:00 was the slot leader on Friday night beating all rivals for 60-minutes.

Overnights: ‘Mahabharat’ maintains lead in UK

The latest twists in 'Mahabharat' have kept viewers in the UK glued after it emerged as the most watched show on UK Asian telly again last night.

Colors grabs Indian Telly Awards from Sony TV

Colors has replaced Sony Entertainment Television Asia as the main broadcaster of the upcoming Indian Telly Awards. The Indian Telly Awards managed by Indiantelevision.com, an...

UK Ratings: ‘YHM’ continues to bowl over viewers

Star Plus’ much loved ‘Yeh Hai Mohabbatein’ remained the UK’s top Asian TV show, according to official ratings for week ending Sunday 18th February...

Sunrise Radio turns off digital feed in B’ham

In a surprise move, Sunrise Radio has ceased broadcasting on DAB digital radio in the Birmingham area.