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Mar 23, 2019
Growing review: Amy Schumer’s new stand-up special on Netflix relies more on shock value than solid contentComedienne and actress Amy Schumer’s new stand-up special, Growing, could have been a runaway hit, had it not been for one snag — while Schumer is funny enough in parts, and manages to address some important and relevant points about womanhood, she is astonishingly inconsistent in doing so.
Feb 13, 2019
Aziz Ansari addresses #MeToo allegation in stand-up set: 'Felt humiliated...but I've become a better person'This is the first time Master of None actor Aziz Ansari has spoken about the allegation publicly.
Dec 28, 2018
Mood Indigo 2018: Abhishek Upmanyu, Norwegian band Leprous enthrall audiences on Day 2IIT Bombay's annual cultural festival Mood Indigo is under way, and dove into its second day on 28 December with an interactive session with India's Textile Minister Smriti Irani
Sep 22, 2018
Naveen Richard and Sumukhi Suresh on Go Straight, Take Left — their new Amazon Prime Video specialGo Straight, Take Left is currently streaming on Amazon Prime Video
Aug 29, 2018
Louis CK returns to stand up comedy first time after admitting to sexual misconduct, sparks outrageComedian Louis CK made an unannounced appearance at the Comedy Cellar in New York City for the first time since admitting to engaging in sexual misconduct.
Aug 17, 2018
Nishant Suri declared winner of Amazon Prime Video's Comicstaan; Rahul Dua is runner-upComicstaan was hosted by Abhish Mathew and Sumukhi Suresh and judged by Biswa Kalyan Rath, Kanan Gill, Tanmay Bhat, Kenny Sebastian, Sapan Verma, Naveen Richard and Kaneez Surka
Aug 07, 2018
Sorabh Pant talks Amazon Prime special Make India Great Again, and how his politics affects his comedySorabh Pant says he consciously tries to make all political parties the subject of his comedy as he refuses to be categorised as part of any wing.
Jul 23, 2018
Comedian Kunal Kamra's show cancelled by Gujarat University on claims of 'anti-national' contentMS University in Vadodara canceled Kunal Kamra's show after receiving a letter from former students who claimed his content was anti-national.
Jun 30, 2018
How Hannah Gadsby's Nanette painstakingly sketches the limits of the comedic mediumTo assess Nanette, a story need necessarily be retold — that of comedy, or more broadly, of the comedic medium. This is a history at whose troubled end Hannah Gadsby finds herself and knows well enough to set afloat, and away
Jun 15, 2018
Ellen DeGeneres announces first stand-up comedy tour in 15 years for Netflix special"I’m excited to do it; I’m excited for you to see it. And now, each one of you, you get to Netflix and chill with me,” Ellen DeGeneres had quipped.