Saturday, July 14, 2018

Be Entertained all week with the Best of Hindi Serials from Middle East

Indian Channels rock the world in the production of TV serials and there is no match for the level of popularity that they gain around the world. With the YuppTV services, it has become easy for the Indians and all of the Hindi TV enthusiasts living around the world to watch serials from India. But because of this availability, there is a large amount of content that has come to the screens which can make the people indecisive about the serials they want to watch.

So, we have decided to make a list of popular serials according to their availability in select regions of the world, to let people choose the best among what they have, and this article concentrates on the Middle East region. Here is the list of popular Hindi Serials that are available for the Enthusiasts in the Middle East.

Ishq Subhan Allah

Telecast on Zee TV at 10:00 PM – 10 30 PM (IST) on weekdays (Mon- Fri), Ishq Subhan Allah is one of the most popular serials after the long-running ones KumKum Bhagya and Kundali Bhagya. Created by Danish Javed and written by the same, the serial is being directed by Vikram Ghai. It casts Actor Adnan Khan and Actress Eisha Singh in the lead roles and runs along the backdrop of Islam, its teachings, and applications in real life. Commenced as recently as March 2018, the serial instantly became popular and is now one among the top 10 high TRP shows.

Kulfi Kumar Bajewala

Another top-rated show that is being broadcast on Star Plus Kulfi Kumar Bajewala is also a latest one and is still at the starting stages of a grand tale. The show is a remake of a Bengali TV serial Potol Kumar Gaanwala. The tv series casts Aakriti Sharma, Mohit Malik, Anjali Anand, etc., in the lead roles. This show comprises of an interesting plot that hooked the audience to it and made it one among the top-rated shows as soon as it is on the air. Kulfi Kumar Bajewala has commenced in March 2018 and is aired at 08:30 PM IST on Weekdays.

Dance Deewane

Another popular show Dance Deewane which has instantly become popular soon after its commencement, Dance Deewane is a dance reality show that is aired on Colors TV every Weekend. The show is judged by Madhuri Dixit, Shashank Khaitan, and Tushar Kalia and is hosted by Arun Bijlani and Bharti Singh. The show was recently launched in June 2018 and is going to be aired every Saturday and Sunday at 09:00 PM IST on Colors TV.

India’s Best Dramebaaz

One of the top talent search reality shows that were used to air on Zee television in 2013 is back again this year. This second season of this show has begun in June 2018 and is judged by Vivek Oberoi, Huma Qureshi, and Omung Kumar. The show offers a pedestal for the children between 5 to 12 years from entire India to showcase their acting skills. This show is one of the most popular show and will air every Saturday and Sunday at 09:00 PM IST. Catch it from the beginning itself.


Though familiar to many of the Indian viewers, Naagin tv series which used to air on Colors TV has completed 2 seasons so far and is back with the third season recently. The television series which has undergone a complete revamp now casts Anita Hassanandani, Surbhi Jyothi, Karishma Tanna, and Pearl V Puri in the lead roles after the retreat of Mouni Roy and Adaa Khan. This gripping supernatural fiction which comprises a revenge plot is on the top of TRP Charts and is the most watched Indian TV shows online and on cable. The show is aired at 08:00 PM, every Saturday, and Sunday on Colors TV.

Friday, July 13, 2018

Infinity Still Rules Indian Television- A little light over the Top Shows in Demand

Indian Television has some of the longest running serials in the history of television. The entire sector is known for pridefully making serials that last for years. While the whole world shifted to presenting stories in seasons, infinite stories still rule Indian television channels. Some channels have picked up on the trend and tried to present the stories in beautiful short formats but the attention that was observed for the first season, was not observed for the second or the third and so on.

Some shows like Naagin have defied this trend and succeeded in making story presentation in limited number of episodes, work. But the shows that are currently on the top of the viewership charts in India are the longest running ones. Check out some of them here.

Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah

Based on a column in a Gujarati Weekly, Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chasmah is one of the longest-running shows in India. This is a sitcom that comes up with a fresh episode every day and has completed over 2500 episodes to date. Over many years the show climbed up and down the rating chart periodically and often grabbed the top position. Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah is aired on SAB TV every day.

Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai

Star Plus Flagship show and one of the longest running serials on star plus, Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai, has completed 7 years of being on air with a whopping 2680 episodes. Starring talent like Shivangi Joshi and Mohsin Khan, the show is the most loved of the channel and has reruns several times a day. The show’s original airing time is 09:30 PM IST on Star Plus.

KumKum Bhagya

Aired on Zee TV on weekdays, Kumkum Bhagya is loosely based on Jane Austen’s novel Sense and Sensibilities. The show is created by Ekta Kapoor and has commenced in 2014 completing more than 1100 episodes till date. It casts Sriti Jha, Shabbir Ahluwalia, Shikha Singh, etc., in the lead roles. The show became so popular that it led to the creation of a spin-off series of two of the most loved characters in the name of Kundali Bhagya.

While the shift to short versions is inevitable, Indian audience may still take time to adapt to them. If you are a fan of the infinite versions, start watching the above mentioned Indian TV Shows online on YuppTV.

Monday, July 9, 2018

YuppTV to offer Indian Content with Dolby Audio

Atlanta, July 10 2018: YuppTV, the world’s largest provider of South-Asian OTT content announced that select movie titles will be available in Dolby Audio. This will enable YuppTV to deliver an advanced surround sound experience to its users across the globe. YuppTV features Indian movies and TV Shows across 8 regional languages, available globally.

A YuppTV subscriber can now enjoy select movies in Dolby Audio across Smart TVs, media players through the YuppTV App by connecting their Smart TV with a Dolby Audio enabled home theatre or a soundbar, thereby enhancing their living room experience.

Dolby Audio is a set of robust technologies that deliver rich, clear, powerful sound in the cinema, at home, and on the go. It makes entertainment more compelling by providing a vibrant audio experience for content that is broadcast, downloaded, streamed, played in cinemas, or enjoyed via disc. Whether consumers listen on the go, or at home through TV speakers, a sound bar, or a full home theater system, Dolby Audio works in the background, intelligently pairing each piece of content to your entertainment setup to deliver higher quality sound.

Uday Reddy, Founder & CEO of YuppTV said, “At YuppTV, it has been our constant pursuit to provide our users with the best entertainment solutions. We are glad to work with Dolby to provide our users with dynamic, rich, theatre-like sound quality, right at their homes, providing them with high-quality surround sound and enhancing their overall viewing experience.”

Pankaj Kedia, Managing Director, Emerging Markets at Dolby Laboratories added, “We are excited to work with YuppTV to bring our immersive audio technology onto the YuppTV platform and offer an advanced, surround sound experience to their viewers. We are confident that YuppTV users will enjoy their favourite content in Dolby Audio.”

About YuppTV:
YuppTV is one of the world’s largest internet-based TV and on-demand service providers for South Asian content, offering more than 300 TV channels and 5000+ movies in India. YuppTV recently received funding from Emerald Media, a Pan-Asian platform established by leading global investment firm KKR for investing in the media and entertainment sector, wherein Emerald Media acquired a significant minority stake in the company for US$50m. YuppTV had earlier raised its Series A round of funding from Poarch Creek Indian Tribe of Alabama.

YuppTV is currently ranked #1 Internet Pay TV platform for Indians living abroad and the largest Internet TV platform from premium content availability in India. YuppTV is the most downloaded Indian SmartTV app and it also boasts of 13 million mobile downloads with 4.0 user rating.

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