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Not a Padmaavat: Manikarnika wins over protest.

Not a Padmaavat: Manikarnika wins over protest.

The Sarv Brahman Mahasabha has withdrawn its protest against, Manikarnika , a periodical movie based on Jhansi's legendary queen, Rani Lakshmibai. The Kangna Ranaut starer movie was heading on lines of Padmaavat , that had evoked ire of several community ... DNA, 1 month ago

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Fringe groups do not see the films they demonise

When intrepid Rajputs dare to venture, Brahmins are too smart to be left behind. Sight unseen, the Karni Sena knew what a good deal looked like. It raised hell over Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmaavat and propelled itself from the fringe to the mainstream. But why should one community, or those who claim to speak in its name, have all the fun? Late last year, the Sarva Brahman Mahasabha, representing the apex of Manu's pecking order, joined ranks with them. They lost the game. The ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

NCM not in favour of minority tag to Vedic Brahmans, Sindhis

The National Commission for Minorities (NCM) is not favour of granting minority status to Vedic Brahmans and Sindhis.It has also said that if the request of World Brahman Organisation and Purbouttar Bahubhashiya Brahmin Mahasabha is agreed to by the ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

Travelogue: A mystic journey

Legends, tales and history can leave an unforgettable vivid imprint on your mind as you walk through the small clearings amid the forests of Rajgir or Rajagriha – the house of the royals. It’s an ancient capital of the most powerful empire Magadha until ...
 The Financial Chronicle4 days ago

The Hindu Way of Writing

MANY OF SHASHI Tharoor’s books reflect his deep understanding of Hinduism, starting from his first The Great Indian Novel. His latest Why I am a Hindu is a beautiful and simple explanation of a complex religion. Shashi was not only born a Hindu, but is a ...
 Open Magazine5 days ago

Politics over statue of Shivaji's guru revives again

The controversial and vexed issue of statue of Dadoji Konddev, the tutor of young Chhatrapati Shivaji, got revived in Pune on Wednesday, following heated exchanges between activists of Akhil Bharatiya Brahman Mahasangh and Sambhaji Brigade. In December, 2010, ...
 Deccan Herald2 weeks ago

Jailing a rich man is drain on public exchequer: Bibek Debroy

Imprisoning a rich man for his crime is a drain on the public exchequer, said professor Bibek Debroy, Chairman of the Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister and Member, NITI Aayog while addressing students of MICA on Wednesday. As part of Debroy's ...
 DNA2 weeks ago

'Dalit vote will divide in 2019'

'Modi is the first BJP leader to try to include Dalits in its fold.''But the rank and file of his party is backward and want to bash up Muslims and Dalits whenever they have a chance.' In Raisina Model: Indian Democracy at 70, his new book, the British economist and peer Meghnad Desai discusses the journey the country he was born in has taken so far. Like many former British colonies, Lord Desai notes, India adopted the Westminster Model, but it 'Indianised it into the Raisina Model'.
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

Rajasthan Hacking: Shambhulal Regar posts videos claiming threat to life

Shambhu Lal Regar, an accused of killing Muslim labourer from West Bengal Mohammed Afrazul in Rajsamand, has made two videos from Jodhpur Central Jail, claiming a threat to his life. In the two videos which are being circulated on social media, Regar alleged ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

Creativity challenged as fringe groups thrive

Be it Sanjay Leela Bhansali 's historical dramas, 'Padmaavat' and 'Bajirao Mastani' or Ashutosh Gowariker's period-movie, 'Jodhaa Akbar' all of them faced a lot of opposition. One common factor in the protests against these movies by the fringe groups was the ...
 catchnews.com1 month ago
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