Indian serials

Pakistan's short, sweet stories dominated TV

Pakistan's short, sweet stories dominated TV

Typical saas-bahu sagas and run-of-the-mill concepts outlived their popularity on the small screen. This was evident from the success of finite series like ‘Zindagi Gulzar Hai’ and ‘Humsafar’ from Pakistan, which not only captivated audiences but also topped the charts.

Dec 24, 2014, 12:46 PM IST

The lure of Indian soaps

At 7 in the evening in Casablanca, Morocco`s fabled city, the streets become empty as everyone is watching their favourite Indian soap on television.

Feb 18, 2013, 14:37 PM IST