Laughter and Lament

The crucible of the open mic winnows the duds from the real comics

Karwaan Movie Review

By the end of the film, you ask the question - what on earth were the makers of this movie smoking?

She, She: Ha, Ha

A new crop of women comedians is breaking into the Indian stand-up circuit with edgy content and smart acts

Status Anxiety

Diksha Basu creates a comedy of manners set in Delhi

Aditi Mittal: ‘I am Not Here to be Quiet’

As a stand-up comic, Aditi Mittal is happy to exasperate her peers

Zakir Khan: The Khan of Comedy

A sitar player from Indore is India’s biggest stand-up act

Aziz Ansari: ‘I want to take roles away from White actors’

Indian-American actor-writer Aziz Ansari on being funny


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