Indian Media during Covid – MyFriendAlexa Theme Revel – 2020

I love the Television. It is an integral part of my life. Even though we have moved on the new era of OTT Platforms, Television holds a special space in my heart. This year I had participated in the Blogchatter A-Z 2020, wherein my Theme was Indian Media during the 1990’s. A lot has changed…

Family Bonding during Lockdown

Since the month of March almost most of us are working from home. The Covid 19 Pandemic has definitely brought a huge change in our lives and lifestyle. Since, last few years I had been working from home so it was nothing new for me but for my husband it was definitely something new. To…

J- Just Joking…Comedy over the years

This article is written as a part of the #BlogchatterA2Z Challenge for the Alphabet J. The Theme for my Challenge is The Indian Television through the eyes of a 90s kid. Comedy is an integral part of entertainment and our television. The Content of Comedy and our taste in the same has definately changed over…

Z – Zoo at your home , Animal Channels

This article is written as a part of the #BlogchatterA2Z Challenge for the Alphabet Z. The Theme for my Challenge is The Indian Television through the eyes of a 90s kid. Watching animals on shows, were always fascinating. We barely had any animal shows on Doordarshan, once in a while, the shows would show some…

X – X Files , History of Crime Show

This article is written as a part of the #BlogchatterA2Z Challenge for the Alphabet Q. The Theme for my Challenge is The Indian Television through the eyes of a 90s kid. The Crime Shows have always attracted audience. Negative content always pulls more audience. We have had our own set of crime shows from CID…

W- We Can Chat

This article is written as a part of the #BlogchatterA2Z Challenge for the Alphabet Q. The Theme for my Challenge is The Indian Television through the eyes of a 90s kid. Chat Shows are the latest in trend these days. The first chat show that I remember vaguely was hosted by actress Tabassum. A beautiful…

U – Understanding Cinema

This article is written as a part of the #BlogchatterA2Z Challenge for the Alphabet Q. The Theme for my Challenge is The Indian Television through the eyes of a 90s kid. Cinema has often been the integral part of our entertainment. From those weekend Movies on DD National and DD Metro, to everyday movies on…

T – The Award Goes To

This article is written as a part of the #BlogchatterA2Z Challenge for the Alphabet Q. The Theme for my Challenge is The Indian Television through the eyes of a 90s kid. Who did not enjoy the Glamourous Award Shows ? Those larger than life film actors, dressed up in their best dresses. Waiting to see,…

S – Satellite Television

This article is written as a part of the #BlogchatterA2Z Challenge for the Alphabet Q. The Theme for my Challenge is The Indian Television through the eyes of a 90s kid. Satellite Television or Cable TV entered into Indian Television in the 1990s. When the Country opened to Liberalisation, Privatisation and Globalisation. But it was…

R – Reality Show

This article is written as a part of the #BlogchatterA2Z Challenge for the Alphabet Q. The Theme for my Challenge is The Indian Television through the eyes of a 90s kid. During Doordarshan Days, our Reality shows were limited to Singing Competitions. With the Satellite Television came other channels, wherein the first Dance Show that…

Q – Quiz Shows

This article is written as a part of the #BlogchatterA2Z Challenge for the Alphabet Q. The Theme for my Challenge is The Indian Television through the eyes of a 90s kid. Earlier days quiz was Bournvita Quiz Contest hosted by Derek O’Berian. School children participated in the same across the Country. IT was one of…

P- Pre Loved Content

This blog is written as a part of #BlogchatterA2ZChallenge for the Alphabet P. The theme of my challenge is Indian Television through the eyes of a 90’s kid. How many of us did not spend our childhood watching Crystal Maze or Takeshi’s Castle or Small Wonder ? Small Wonder was one of my Favourite Programs,…