Places  /  Published 11.12.22

New Town cafe gains a following for hosting stand-up comedy gigs on Saturdays at 1am

Throttle Shrottle has earned a reputation as a legacy space for stand-up in the city...
By Vedant Karia

Attend  /  Published 08.11.22

Kenny Sebastian is back in Kolkata with his new show

The comedian is bringing his new skit, Professor of Tomfoolery, to the city on November 27...

Places  /  Published 02.11.22

Calcutta has new spot for your funny-bones

With a seating capacity of 32, Calcutta Comedy Company (CCC) hosted their first open-mic night, with local comedians...
By Rohini Chakraborty (t2 intern)

Career  /  Published 11.10.22

Career in stand-up comedy; 4 steps to get started

By Nancy Jaiswal

Entertainment  /  Published 16.08.22

Raju Srivastava 'slowly' getting better

The 58-year-old stand-up comic was admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Delhi after he suffered a heart attack on August 10...
By PTI in New Delhi


People  /  Published 26.05.22

How digital creator Jhilam Gupta struck a chord with her relatable, wholesome comedy

Gupta’s hilarious Instagram reels and funny quips on TV serials and pop culture have earned her a huge fan base...
By Barnini Maitra Chakraborty

People  /  Published 11.05.22

Anuvab Pal takes over a ladies study group event and fills it with laughter

The stand-up comedian gets candid about the current climate of comedy and more with The Telegraph...
By Hannah Nicole D’souza

India  /  Published 02.12.21

Kunal Kamra cancels shows in Bangalore

Comedian alleges curbs on audience size and threat ploy in the city...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 28.11.21

Bengaluru cops say no to Faruqui's show

Cops say many organisations are opposing the stand-up comedian's show, which may disturb peace and harmony ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Bengaluru

Opinion  /  Published 20.11.21

Letters to the Editor: Often 'harmless' jokes can snowball into bias

Readers write in from Barpeta (Assam), Mathurancode (Tamil Nadu), Ujjain and Calcutta...
By The Telegraph


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