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TV channel launches Reality Show with unborn babies as participants

TV channel launches Reality Show with unborn babies as participants

Aug 9, 2011 Comments

TV channel “NDTVari Imagine” has decided to host a reality show with yet-to-be born babies as participants. Channel’s initial plan of hosting a reality show with ghost participants had to be scrapped because India TV refused to cooperate. Besides, since the whole nation is now awaiting the birth of the greatest actor of next to next generation – BigB’s baby’s baby – this concept looked much more relevant.

MTV to save electricity by muting “beep” sound in Roadies

MTV to save electricity by muting “beep” sound in Roadies

Jan 26, 2011 Comments

Socially responsible television channel MTV has added another feather to its cap by saving a capacious amount of electrical power by suppressing the Roadies’ trademark background score – the “BEEP” tone. The legendary tone that dominated its previous seasons is missing in the current season, where the censored words are just timely muted. This has reduced the audio output power consumption of the show by almost 57%.

After Master Chef, Star Plus to air Dhobi Guru – Nikaal Daag, Varna Bhaag

After Master Chef, Star Plus to air Dhobi Guru – Nikaal Daag, Varna Bhaag

Dec 30, 2010 Comments

After the much awaited closing ceremony of MasterChef’s first season, Star Plus is ready with another reality show involving household work. This time the channel is shifting focus from Kitchen to Bathroom and trying an original format. But it’s not about bathing or attending the call of nature in the toilets, the reality show will focus on the art of washing clothes.

Imagine TV to host its third shaadi – Veena Ki Match Fixing

Imagine TV to host its third shaadi – Veena Ki Match Fixing

Dec 6, 2010 Comments

After talking unsuccessfully to various celebrities to get married on television for its third season of the swayamvar series, Imagine TV has finally got a person who is more than willing to do anything on television – Pakistani actress and model Veena Malik. Veena is currently taking part in the television reality show Bigg Boss and would be evicted after an impromptu fight with another housemate if need be.

Suresh Kalmadi to participate in the first episode of KBC 4

Suresh Kalmadi to participate in the first episode of KBC 4

Oct 9, 2010 Comments

KBC is set for a mega re-launch coming Monday with the first episode featuring Suresh Kalmadi as the celebrity participant. Faking News has access to the details and script of the first episode. We produce some select parts of the show here for our readers before the world watches them on television.

Bunty Chor to judge a reality show called “India’s Got Chor”

Bunty Chor to judge a reality show called “India’s Got Chor”

Oct 4, 2010 Comments

After being thrown out of Bigg Boss on the very first day, Bunty Chor is all set to join another reality show, this time as a judge and not just a contestant. Bunty, whom the media and entertainment professionals look upto as one of the potential youth-icons of the country, is going to select the best thief of the country in a reality show tentatively named “India’s Got Chor”.

After “Rakhi Ka Insaaf”, Imagine TV plans “Rakhi Ka Ilaaj”

After “Rakhi Ka Insaaf”, Imagine TV plans “Rakhi Ka Ilaaj”

Aug 26, 2010 Comments

You saw ‘Rakhi Ka Swayamvar’, you would soon see ‘Rakhi Ka Insaaf’, but are your ready for ‘Rakhi Ka Ilaaj’? Drama queen Rakhi Sawant has convinced her favorite broadcaster Imagine TV for another reality show called ‘Rakhi Ka Ilaaj’. With this, Rakhi would be playing a doctor on television and treat patients suffering from acute diseases. Rakhi says she will treat patients through her bare heart.

UTV Bindass to produce Emotional Atyachaar for children

UTV Bindass to produce Emotional Atyachaar for children

Aug 3, 2010 Comments

The craze for using children for reality shows has been taken to a new high with UTV Bindass declaring its intentions to conduct loyalty tests and infidelity tests on children for the latest season of its reality show Emotional Atyachaar. The show will perform video sting operations on little kids, who would be suspected of having relationships with other kids by their respective best friends.

Paul the Octopus to star in Swayamvar season 3 reality show

Paul the Octopus to star in Swayamvar season 3 reality show

Jul 12, 2010 Comments

Imagine TV, which got Rahul Mahajan married and Rakhi Sawant almost married through its marriage reality show Swayamvar, has announced that the third season of the show will feature now world famous Paul the Octopus. Although it’s not yet clear if Paul would get married on the show or help a participant choose his/her better half, the news has created a sensation around the world.

Patients turn critical after accidental exposure to TV serial

Patients turn critical after accidental exposure to TV serial

Apr 23, 2010 Comments

Two patients had to be shifted to intensive care yesterday here, when they were inadvertently exposed to 15 minutes of a toxic Hindi TV serial. Doctors are struggling to restore the damage to the patients’ psyche from the 143rd episode of Parikkkrama – Do Bichhdi Behne Parrrdes Jaakar Kkkabhi to Saaaas Baneingi. Their condition is reported to be “critical but stable, similar to Manjula in the 67th episode of Samay Kay Saath Badaltey Rishtey”.