Padmaavat row

'Padmaavat' row: Now, Malaysia bans Deepika Padukone-starrer movie

The 'not relevant' tag was given under the pretext that the film might spur unrest among the community, considering that about 61 per cent of Malaysia is populated by Muslims.

published on : 29th January 2018

Padmaavat not remotely offending to Rajputs, yet what’s fuelling the unrest?

Padmaavat shows that there was no substance to any of the grievances they have aired over the better part of half a year.

published on : 26th January 2018

Padmaavat row: Supreme Court to hear contempt plea against four states, Karni Sena

Poonawala, in his plea, has accused four state governments of inefficient management of public order in the cities where the belligerent Karni Sena is carrying out disruptive activities.

published on : 25th January 2018

Padmaavat row: Plea against certification declined by Delhi HC, petitioner asked to move Supreme Court

The film directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali and starring Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor hit theatres today.

published on : 25th January 2018

Padmaavat row: Supreme Court to hear contempt pleas against Karni Sena on January 29

Referring to the widespread protests and vandalism by the Shri Rajput Karni Sena activists, the petitioners have contended that their actions were in violation of the January 18 order of the apex cour

published on : 25th January 2018

Padmaavat row: Karni Sena denies role in Gurugram school bus attack

The Karni Sena has been protesting vociferously against and has demanded a ban on Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Padmaavat", which they say distorts history. 

published on : 25th January 2018

Padmaavat row: Congress demands Khattar government's resignation over Gurugram violence

A Haryana Roadways bus was set ablaze and another vandalised in Bhondsi area in Gurugram district on Wednesday by a group of around 50 men to protest against the movie 'Padmaavat'.

published on : 25th January 2018

Padmaavat row: Protesters go on rampage in movie hall in Jammu

The Supreme Court had refused to modify its earlier order that had cleared the decks for the nationwide release of the film.

published on : 24th January 2018

Padmaavat row: Women take out 'chetavani' march in Rajasthan's Chittorgarh

Thousands of women brandishing swords took out a 'Chetavani Rally' or a warning march in Rajasthan's Chittorgarh town.

published on : 21st January 2018

'Padmaavat' is rubbish, don't watch it: Asaduddin Owaisi 

Owaisi hit back on the government saying that the prime minister formed a 12- member committee for the film but nobody was consulted when the law to end triple talaq was being made.

published on : 19th January 2018

Victory of freedom of expression: Shyam Benegal on 'Padmaavat'

Veteran filmmaker Shyam Benegal hailed the Supreme Court's decision to strike down the ban against Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Padmaavat' in some states.

published on : 18th January 2018

Supreme Court lifts ban on Deepika-starrer 'Padmaavat' imposed by four BJP-ruling states

The apex court has stayed the notification by the governments of Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Rajasthan and Gujarat and has given a green signal to the Padmavaat. 

published on : 18th January 2018

Padmaavat row: Supreme Court to hear producer’s plea challenging film’s ban

The release of Bhansali’s magnum opus was banned in the said four states to wing a potential law and order problem.

published on : 18th January 2018

Rajput community hold protest against 'Padmaavat' in Rajasthan

The Rajputs, along with other community members, staged a sit-in protest near Rithola crossing on the Udaipur-Ahmedabad highway by blocking it for nearly half-an-hour.

published on : 17th January 2018

'Padmaavat' row: Producers move SC against ban by various states

A bench comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud will hear the plea urgently in view of the ban on its release by various state governments.

published on : 17th January 2018

Padmaavat row: Karni Sena workers detained, say changing name not enough

Over 100 Shri Rajput Karni Sena workers were detained for protesting outside the CBFC office in connection with the release of film ‘Padmaavat’.

published on : 12th January 2018