EXCLUSIVE: Barzakh is not a regular family drama, says Pakistani actress Sanam Saeed as she reunites with Zindagi Gulzar Hai co-star Fawad Khan after 12 years

Pakistani actors Sanam Saeed and Fawad Khan have joined forces for director Asim Abbasi’s Barzakh, which will release on ZEE5 Global on July 19. The 6-episode series blends in magic realism with supernatural fantasy in a family reunion setting and is set against the breathtaking backdrop of the Hunza Valley. Connected to India sat down […]

“They always made me feel…”: Avneet Kaur shares her experience of working with Annu Kapoor, Supriya Pathak in Luv Ki Arrange Marriage

At just 22 years old, Avneet Kaur has a body of work that spans over a decade in Indian television and films. The bubbly actress started when she was just seven, and has been working since. Avneet’s latest, Luv Ki Arrange Marriage, a comedy film, is currently streaming on ZEE5 Global. Connected to India caught […]

“Important to find occasions and platforms to bring people together”: Minister Alvin Tan stresses on the significance of sports for a cohesive Singapore

Onlookers were surprised as Singapore’s Minister of State for Culture, Community and Youth, Alvin Tan, donned on his football jersey and walked into the pitch to take part in a short game. Tan, who admittedly loves football and has played it since his childhood, ended up on the winning side. After the game he highlighted […]

EXCLUSIVE: 7-year-old Yati Ravi Jethva, Asia’s youngest powerlifter, sets sights on Olympics

A billion Indians were filled with pride as Mirabai Chanu scripted history by clinching the silver medal at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics in the Women’s 49 kg category. Before Chanu, there was Karnam Malleshwari, who became the first Indian woman to win a medal in the Olympics in 2000 by finishing third in the women’s […]

EXCLUSIVE: ‘People will get to know more about India than just Mahatma Gandhi and non-violence, says Randeep Hooda about Swatantrya Veer Savarkar

Biographical film Swatantrya Veer Savarkar, based on the life of Indian revolutionary Vinayak Damodar Savarkar, is currently streaming online on ZEE5 Global from May 28. Helmed by Randeep Hooda, who also plays the titular role, the film sheds light on Savarkar’s struggle against British colonial rule. Connected to India sat down for an exclusive chat […]

Mediacorp’s Mei promises to take audiences for a thrilling ride with latest crime drama

Mediacorp is all set to wow audiences with its upcoming Tamil release, Mei. The crime thriller, shot across Azerbaijan, Malaysia, Singapore and South Africa, will premiere on 12 June on meWATCH and Mediacorp Drama on YouTube. The story revolves around the disappearance of Selvaraghavan, a prolific businessman with ties to a crime syndicate. This ensures […]

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