The Way We Were: A screen test for a new India

“Sure?” “Confident?” “Lock kar diya jaaye?” These are phrases no one who watched Season 1 of Kaun Banega Crorepati (KBC) in 2000 will ever forget. Twenty years on, in its 12th season, KBC is set to be telecast to a new generation. The call has gone out for people to register; currently, host Amitabh Bachchan […]

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Kaun Banega Crorepati 11: Contestant fails to guess Deepika Padukone’s debut, do you know the correct answer?

A seemingly straight question about Deepika Padukone’s debut appears to have become the highlight of Wednesday’s Kaun Banega Crorepati 11 episode. Amitabh Bachchan kicked off last night’s episode with Tuesday’s rollover contestant Prerana, an entrepreneur from Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan. After using up all four lifelines to reach the Rs 3.2 lakh mark, she was stumped by […]

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#BoycottKBC is trending and Sony TV apologizes

The popular quiz show, Kaun Banega Crorepati, with host legendary actor Amitabh Bachchan, is running its season 11 successfully.  But, after so many years of its triumph and trust, the show had to face trolls and outrage over a written mistake in a particular question. The Sony channel, which airs this quiz show has now […]