Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said she will be happy if “Padmaavat” is screened in the state and appealed for peace.
Islamabad: Pakistan’s top judge Saqib Nisar today apologised for his ‘sexist’ recent remark in which he had compared the length of a good speech to a woman’s skirt.
Mumbai: As violent protests against the release of film “Padmaavat” burgeoned, the Multiplex Association of India said today its members would not screen the period drama in Rajasthan, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Goa.
Gurgaon: Around 20-25 students of a leading Gurgaon school had a narrow escape when a frenzied mob protesting the release of Bollywood film ‘Padmaavat’ attacked their bus.
Mumbai: Karni Sena fear has made theatres to recruit private security bouncers, in Mumbai bouncers are stationed outside the theatre, so no mishap takes place. Sun City theatre in Vile Pare hired 20 private bouncers to make sure that movie is released smoothly without any chaos. This is the first time when any cinema hall has hired bouncers for a film
Bollywood celebs are always under the radar of media, the pictures of these celebs go viral in no time. Same happened with actress Sri Devi, her pictures are going viral on social media, where we can see her plum lips. People are judging that she went under the knife but there is no confirmation yet.
Vatican City: Pope Francis on Wednesday linked fake news to the human desires of greed and thirst for power, and called on journalists to counter the phenomenon.
Jammu: Fringe group activists today targeted a cinema hall breaking window panes and allegedly trying a burn a ticketing counter as a protest against the release of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s period drama ‘Padmaavat’ tomorrow.
Pune: Microfinancing has become mainstream today. But just a while ago, microfinancing did not enjoy the status it enjoys today. This could be attributed to the growing pressure on banks to looks for new streams of revenue backed by government’s will to go in for social inclusion and the developing regulatory framework.
Lucknow: A day ahead of the release of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s controversial film ‘Padmaavat’, Uttar Pradesh capital Lucknow today witnessed protests near malls and theatres from activists claiming to be associated with a Rajput fringe group.
Pune: At least 15 people were arrested on Wednesday in connection with the violent protest against the release of film ‘Padmaavat’ in Maharashtra’s Pune.
Mumbai: As many as 1,687 people opted for religious conversion in Maharashtra in the last 43 months, with 1,166 Hindus embracing other faiths, including Islam, Christianity and Buddhism, reply to an RTI query has revealed.
Rashi Mal feels rejecting someone on the basis of their caste is wrong. She feels the issue should be addressed through cinema. “Rejecting someone on the basis of their caste, in your personal or professional life, is simply denying yourself the opportunity to find a person best suited for you or for the job,” Rashi said.
Shopian: Security forces are engaged in an encounter with the terrorists in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir.
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday presented the National Bravery Awards 2017 to 18 children for their fearless act of bravery from across the country here at his residence.
Krystle D’Souza took a bribe of Rs 500 from her mother to enter the kitchen for the first time and try her hand at cooking. The actress, who is seen in the show “Belan Waali Bahu”, couldn’t make round ‘chapatis’.
Veteran actor Tom Hanks says he has has never been offered a James Bond film but would love to star in a project if approached. The 61-year-old actor said he would love to essay the part of an antagonist to the iconic British secret agent, reported Contactmusic. “That’d be a treat. No one’s asked me to be in any of those. “I might have to hold out to play the guy who
Much- anticipated war film, the first ever on a Param Vir Chakra recipient; titled on the name of the martyr Subedar Joginder Singh has once again bombarded the internet with its next asset which was released yesterday by the makers ‘Seven Colors Motion Picture’. The inspiration to make this film on the brave Indian soldier who served the British Indian Army, and later the Indian Army, is drawn from
Malaika Arora is coming with her own fitness solution Diva Yoga, a yoga studio. “Endorsing a fit lifestyle doesn’t come easy but once it is ingrained in you, the benefits are numerous. Fitness has certainly helped me become more active, mindful and peaceful in life,” Malaika said.
Ali Fazal, who features with Hollywood Judi Dench in “Victoria & Abdul”, says he is proud that the movie has landed two Oscar nominations in two departments. Consolata Boyle is nominated in the Best Costume Design category and Daniel Phillips and Lou Sheppard stand a chance to win Best Make-up and Hairstyling segment.