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Independence day special

Rang De Basanti

12th August 17:00NZT on Star Plus

The story is about a British documentary filmmaker who is determined to make a film on Indian freedom fighters based on diary entries by her grandfather, a former officer of the British Indian Army. Upon arriving in India, she asks a group of five young men to act in her film. They agree, but after they begin filming a friend of theirs is killed in a fighter aircraft crash, with government corruption appearing to be the root cause of the incident. This event radicalizes them from being carefree to passion-driven individuals who are determined to avenge his death.



Housefull 2

The film opens in a circus, where two cousins — Henna (Asin Thottumkal) and Bobby (Jacqueline Fernandez), the two daughters of the Kapoor family who hate each other very much starts quarreling for something relating to their duties of Animals' Law Authority. Their fathers Chintu (Rishi Kapoor) and Dabboo (Randhir Kapoor) are step-brothers who hate each other to the very core. Even their wives and daughters hate each other very much. Chintu wants the richest son-in law for his daughter, Henna, while Dabboo too wants the same for his daughter, Bobby. Aakhri Pasta (Chunky Pandey), a marriage counselor, brings Jai's (Shreyas Talpade) father to Chintu.

19th August 16:00NZT on Star Gold

What’s on Sony

Crime Patrol

Crime Patrol coming back in its 4th season attempts to bring stories of crime happening all around the country. Crimes that tell us, we need to be careful, we need to be watchful. Crimes that tell us lives could have been saved.

Sat & Sun 20:00NZT on Sony

Crime Patrol- Dastak will attempt to look at the signs, the signals that are always there before these mindless crimes are committed. Instincts/Feelings/Signals that so often tell us that not everything is normal. May be, that signal/feeling/instinct is just not enough to believe it could result in a crime. Unfortunately after the crime is committed, those same signals come haunting.

What’s onZEE


Tue - Sat 20:30NZT on Zee TV

Adolescence – an age of both disorientation and discovery. Remember how fearless, confused, exhilarated, love struck, hopeful, elated, curious, nervous we felt at that age? Even after decades, can we ever forget those first giddy-headed, confused times when we thought that we were in love with someone, and conquering the world seemed well within our reach? To transport you back in time and give you a taste of your wonder years, Zee TV brings to you a colorful tale of two girls who are diametrically different from each other

What’s onColors

Jhalak Dikhlaja

-Best of Bharati & Isha

12th & 13th August 20:30NZT on Colors

This year on Jhalak, we have on the judges panel three very famous and respected personalities from the dance and entertainment background- The dahk-dhak diva, Madhuri Dixit; the king of dance, Remo D’souza and our very own, award winning director, Karan Johar.Independance day special comedy show. This weekend the show will air the best of Bharati & Isha

What’s on Star Plus

Teri Meri Love Stories

Mondays 15:30NZT on Star Plus

Akshara and Naitik are a classic example of a married couple who discovered love after marriage. They live in a joint family and now even have a little son who keeps them busy all the time. Nonetheless Naitik tries to remind his wife how much he cares about her by throwing a party for her birthday and even coming home early just to spend a few extra moments with her. Akshara too always likes to ask Naitik about his day when he returns from work. These small gestures are what makes their relationship special.

What’s on Star Plus

IIFA 2012 Repeat

Have you missed IIFA 2012 awards last month? Don’t worry, you can catch the glitz and glamour of the award show this month

12th August 12:00NZT on Star Plus

What’s on Life OK


- Hamari Super Bahu

Tue - Sun 21:00NZT on Life OK

‘Alaxmi – Hamari Super Bahu’ is the story of a girl Laxmi who is rechristened as Alaxmi by the villagers, for she is a walking-talking riot, destructive and absolutely ludicrous in her way of life. Her bizarre antics are the perfect antidote to the bickering Kapadia family where she is married off to turn the house of six sons and daughter-in-laws into a peace-loving home!

What’s on SAB TV

SAB Ke Anokhein Awards - Repeat

Sab Ke Anokhein Award show event 2012 repeat telecast.

16th Aug 11:30NZT on SAB TV

What’s on MTV


Sundays 19:30NZT on MTV

RUSH CHRONICLES THE LIVES OF 12 College students involved in a college festival – the viewer’s get voyeuristic glimpses into the lives of these angst ridden characters. Rush chronicles the angst, turmoil and the adrenaline rush of forty eight hours of action. The same 48 hours are lived in 12 different ways. The viewer’s witness key turning points in the protagonists’ lives like giving up one’s virginity, sabotaging a college drama production, revenge ploys of epic proportions orchestrated against the college hero, a declaration of love by a college professor gone wrong and his momentous mistake, a chawl dweller’s big dream of dancing his way to a better future, a student’s realization that forgiveness is the strongest balm for loss, a drug peddler’s professional slip up that lands him at the wrong end of the gun, a project that results in the disintegration of a relationship and a “coming out of the closet” – all these unique yet relatable stories threaded together by one individual’s search for love and for one shot at redemption – that goes horribly wrong.

What’s on PTC

Voice of Punjab

Tue - Fri 22:15NZT on PTC Punjabi

Telugu Rangam

9 pairs of famous TV celebrities participate in an intense drama-filled dance reality show. Celebrities who are house hold names on the small screen fight it out in a closely fought dance competition to win the coveted cup. Apart from scintillating performances, the show includes ego clashes, emotional breakdowns and behind the scenes conniving…no holds barred! The big names among the participants include Prabhakar, Indraneel, Selva etc and the show is taken forward by the gorgeous and lively Uday Bhanu. Established dancers in the industry like yesteryear heroine Sanghavi and dance master Raghu form the panel of judges.

Fridays 20:00NZT on Maa TV

Tamil AVAL

Aval is a story of that highlights the sentiments of a mother-daughter relationship. Jayanthi, an independent mother gets her daughter Amala married off to Mahesh. After her daughter's marriage, Jayanthi misses her daughter terribly and is in constant touch with her daughter's life. All's well with Amala and Mahesh's married life until Amala finds out about a girl called Shalini who lives in Mahesh's house. Shalini has been part of Mahesh's family since childhood, she & Mahesh share a special bond. Amala the newly wed, is in constant fear and doubt of this relationship

Tue - Sat 16:30NZT on Star Vijay

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