Nepali adhunik geet has always had a devoted audience across the country, albeit a smaller one than popular music. While one can hear and see the songs and videos on radio or TV, there is an entirely different feel to it when you sit amidst other adhunik geet enthusiasts and listen to these tunes of the past, and that too when musicians trained in classical music are lending their voices to it.
BEVERLY HILLS, Jan 7: More than 50 years after Carol Burnett became the first woman to host a variety sketch show, a stint that would last 11 years and make her a household name, the 85-year-old accepted the very first Carol Burnett Award for lifetime achievement in television at the Golden Globes on Sunday.
The Golden Globes for movies and television, chosen by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, will be presented at a gala dinner in Beverly Hills on Sunday, hosted by actors Sandra Oh and Andy Samberg.
KATHMANDU, June 14: Going against the government's commitment to uphold freedom of press, Minister for Communication and Information Technology Gokul Baskota has reportedly shut down a talk show of the state-run Nepal Television after the host of the program, Raju Thapa, grilled the minster about his property details.
STRASBOURG, June 9: U.S. celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain, host of CNN’s food-and-travel-focused “Parts Unknown” television series, killed himself in a French hotel room, officials said on Friday, in the second high-profile suicide of a U.S. celebrity this week. He was 61.
KATHMANDU, April 18: Subisu Cablenet has said that its Clear TV service is providing 250 plus channels including more than 60 channels. Issuing a statement, Subsiu Cablenet said that Clear TV Service is now available at Rs 1,999 only.
ALGIERS, April 11: More than 250 people including members of Western Sahara’s Polisario independence movement were killed when a military plane crashed in a field outside Algeria’s capital on Wednesday, officials said.
BEIJING/SHANGHAI, Mar 23: China’s media regulator is cracking down on video spoofs, the official Xinhua new agency reported, amid an intensified crackdown on any content that is deemed to be in violation of socialist core values under President Xi Jinping.
Durga Nath Sharma is a celebrated media personality of the country for having initiated and marked a revolutionary phase in the Nepali broadcast media. Sharma is a veteran media personality to bring Nepal Television to life as he worked at the channel as a General Manager for five years. Originally from Illam, his career in media developed after gaining expertise as a reporter and assistant editor at Gorkhapatra newspaper.
NEW DELHI, Dec 12: The Information and Broadcasting Ministry in India on Monday issued an order banning the broadcast of condoms commercials between 6 am in the morning to 10 pm at night, stating that it had received multiple complaints regarding their adverse impact on children.
NEW YORK, Dec 1: Jim Nabors made good on his last name when he brought Gomer Pyle to “The Andy Griffith Show.” His big-hearted, ever-cheery gas-pump jockey was a neighborly fit in the easygoing town of Mayberry.
KATHMANDU, Nov 21: The Supreme Court on Monday stayed a government decision to ban the distribution of analog-based cable television. The government had earlier given the analog-based cable television operators until November 15 to digitize their systems.
MUMBAI, Sept 12: Veteran film, television and theatre actor and Padma Shri Tom Alter is battling cancer. The renowned actor's family shared the news on Monday, a week after he was admitted to Mumbai's Saifee Hospital.
KATHMANDU (REPUBLICA): Nepa Hima Trade Link Pvt Ltd, the authorized distributor of Sony Corporation in Nepal, has introduced new television brands in the Nepali market, including 4K HDR (high dynamic range) OLED TV, 4K HDR TVs, full HD TVs, and Xtra Protection TV.
KATHMANDU (REPUBLICA): Him Electronics Pvt Ltd, the authorized distributor of Samsung in Nepal, has launched Samsung QLED TV in the Nepali market. The company launched the product, organizing a dealers' meet on August 27. "QLED TV is the first of its kind to achieve 100 percent color volume.
KATHMANDU, May 1: Chaudhary Group (CG) -- the authorized distributor of LG consumer electronics for Nepal -- is giving away two-night, three-day package free of cost to every buyer of LG UHD and OLED TV.
The cast of a new adaptation of dystopian novel “The Handmaid’s Tale” insisted on Friday they did not set out to make a feminist statement, but some hoped the TV show would inspire viewers to take political action.
MUMBAI, Nov 15: Actor Priyanka Chopra says she finds television more exhausting than films. The 34-year-old, who made her TV debut last year with Quantico, says there’s “crazy pressure” when she is shooting for it. “TV is intense. It’s 16-hour days, five to six times a week. Over eight to nine scenes a day. So yeah, it’s crazy pressure,” she says.