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Gorgeous Pooja ChopraWatch Namastey London at 2 pm starring Rishi Kapoor, Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif, followed by CID at 5 pm.

 As part of Sunday Blockbuster, watch Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge starring Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Amrish Puri, Anupam Kher and Farida Jalal at 8 pm.

Journey of exploration

Travel writer John Vlahides treads the land of Morocco to experience a primitive, yet adventurous way of dealing with life in Lonely Planet : Road Less Travelled — Morocco.

Vlahides explores the road less travelled in Morocco on assignment for guidebook publisher Lonely Planet.On a journey down the spine of central Morocco, he steps back hundreds of years in the labyrinthine medina of Fez, road tests skiing African style in the rugged Atlas Mountains, explores the crumbling Kasbah of a despised Moroccan despot, and joins a family of Berber nomads in the dunes of the Sahara. The programme airs on December 12 at 8 pm on National Geographic channel.

Legacy continues

Even as 112 gorgeous beauties from across the world prepare themselves for the Miss World 2009 pageant to be held in Johannesburg, South Africa on Saturday, December 12, India’s eyes will be on Pune girl Pooja Chopra, India’s latest ambassador at this beauty platform.

Pooja Chopra must carry on a legacy of beauty left behind by phenomenal achievers such as Reita Faria(1966), Aishwarya Rai Bachchan (1994), Diana Hayden (1997), Yukta Mookhey (1999) and Priyanka Chopra (2000), who have brought immense pride to India at this pageant.

Last year, with Parvathy Omanakuttan having missed the crown by just a whisker, there’s a lot of hope riding on the lovely Pooja. Watch Miss World 2009 live on Zee Cafe at 8 pm on December 12.

Making it big

Watch Kyo Kii … Main Jhuth Nahin Bolta at 8 pm on MAX on December 13 at 8 pm. Raj Malhotra (Govinda) is a lawyer from a small district who dreams of practicing law in the Mumbai High Court. To fulfill his dreams, he heads to Mumbai. Once in Mumbai, he realises that it is difficult for small-town lawyers to establish themselves, as people in this city are judged according to their status, not by the talent they possess.

He realises that he needs to have a godfather to make it big in the city. What follows is the struggle he goes through. 

Expensive war movie

HBO presents Tropic Thunder starring Ben Stiller, Robert Downey Jr, Jack Black and Nick Nolte on December 12 at 9 pm. Pampered action superstar Tugg Speedman is cast in the biggest, most expensive war movie ever produced. He sets out to Southeast Asia with a ‘who’s who’ of celebrity co-stars. They include Kirk Lazarus, the three-time Oscar-winning actor, Jeff Portnoy, star of the popular gross-out comedy franchise The Fatties, multi-platinum hip-hip star/actor Alpa Chino, and first timer Kevin Sandusky.

Soon after the production begins, the actors are thrown into a real-life situation and are forced to become the elite fighting until they are portraying in order to find a way out of the jungle alive.