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No laughing matter: When comedians faced legal trouble for being funny
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No laughing matter: When comedians faced legal trouble for being funny

A police complaint has been filed against Vir Das for his comments in his 'I Come from two Indias' special

Aziz Ansari’s comeback comedy show, Road to Nowhere, questions if our 'wokeness' has gone too far
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Aziz Ansari’s comeback comedy show, Road to Nowhere, questions if our 'wokeness' has gone too far

This is Aziz Ansari’s first major international tour after staying out of the public eye following sexual misconduct allegations.

Podcasts, stand-up, game shows: Indian comedy has diversified; have you found something to laugh at yet?
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Podcasts, stand-up, game shows: Indian comedy has diversified; have you found something to laugh at yet?

The comedy circuit has grown exponentially in the last five years — as have the formats for comedians to channel their creativity. Comics Kaneez Surka, Varun Thakur and Daniel Fernandes tell us how and why.

Boman Irani​ gets nostalgic about 12 years in Bollywood on The Firstpost Show
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Boman Irani​ gets nostalgic about 12 years in Bollywood on The Firstpost Show

Whether it's Bollywood or theatre, commercially successful roles or critically acclaimed ones, Boman Irani has seen it all. The comedy legend chats with Renil Abraham​ on The Firstpost Show.

Outrage over Tanmay Bhat's Sachin Tendulkar-Lata Mangeshkar parody silly
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Outrage over Tanmay Bhat's Sachin Tendulkar-Lata Mangeshkar parody silly

The outrage over Tanmay Bhat's joke on Sachin Tendulkar and Lata Mangeshkar is predictable, and boring, says comedian Sorabh Pant