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HC rejects plea alleging glorification of Sati in 'Padmaavat'

HC rejects plea alleging glorification of Sati in 'Padmaavat'

The Delhi high court today rejected a plea seeking penal action against the producers and director of Bollywood movie Padmaavat for alleged glorification of the practice of 'sati'.A bench of Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice C Hari Shankar dismissed the plea saying the petitioner should have approached the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) at an appropriate time."The film stands released without any complaints and it is already in public domain. If the petitioner was having ..., 3 weeks ago
PIL in HC claims Padmaavat glorifies Sati Asia Net India, 4 weeks ago

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'Padmaavat' | 'Ram-leela' writers Siddharth-Garima respond to Swara Bhaskar's open letter

Swara Bhaskar recently slammed director Sanjay Leela Bhansali for glorifying sati and jauhar in 'Padmaavat'
 DNA1 month ago Swara Bhaskar slams Sanjay Leela Bhansali for 'Padmaavat', says "I felt reduced to a vagina - only"  DNA1 month ago Women are not walking, talking vaginas: Swara Bhasker attacks 'Padmaavat'  Business Standard1 month ago Bhansali ought to answer for thoughtlessly glorifying Sati: Swara Bhasker  Deccan Herald1 month ago

'Padmaavat' is a celebration of womanhood for me: Deepika

"Padmaavat" may have led to a furious debate on whether the film is misogynistic and glorifies sati but Deepika Padukone says it has been an empowering experience to be a woman fronting an expensive Indian film. The success of the film will, hopefully, open ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago
Business Standard

CBFC suggests change of title: Padmavati to become Padmavat

The board also suggested modifications in disclaimers, pertinently adding one regarding not glorifying the practice of 'Sati' Press Trust of India | Mumbai Last Updated at December 30, 2017 22:13 IST The censor board has decided to give Sanjay Leela ...
 Business Standard2 months ago Padmaavat row: Prasoon Joshi won't attend Jaipur Lit Fest  Rediff.com1 month ago Padmaavat row: Allahabad HC issues contempt notice to Prasoon Joshi  Sify2 months ago Rajput outfit demands pan-India ban on Padmavati  Rediff.com2 months ago

Bhuj Rises From The Ashes

Most of us have heard about the disastrous effects of the earthquake that shook Kutch in 2001. Its capital Bhuj, a fascinating walled city with beautiful palaces, bazaars and havelis was so badly affected, that there were talks of bringing the remaining parts ...
 The Financial Chronicle6 days ago

Nadda files nomination for RS seat in Himachal

Union minister JP Nadda today filed his nomination for election to the lone Rajya Sabha seat in Himachal Pradesh.The seat is falling vacant on April 2 following the expiry of Nadda's first term.Nadda submitted his papers to the returning officer. He was ...
 Business Standard1 week ago

Female foeticide a matter of deep shame: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that female foeticide was a matter of "deep shame" and mothers-in-law should take the lead to protect the girl child. IMAGE: Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacts with the 'Beti Bachao Beti Padhao' beneficiaries on the occassion of International Women's Day in Jhunjhunu Rajasthan on Thursday. Photograph: PTI Photo The prime minister was in Rajasthan to launch the National Nutrition Mission and announce the expansion of the 'Beti Bachao, Beti ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Thane to get new bridge under SATIS

For years the Thane Municipal Corporation (TMC) have been trying to find answers to the traffic problem in Kopri area in Thane east.
 DNA2 weeks ago

'The true meaning of Bollywood was Sridevi'

'Sridevi's ethereal beauty on Chitrahaar. Transfixed!''Want to tell the whole world that I love Sri. Missing you Chandni.' We had asked readers to share their fondest Sridevi memories. Her fans made sure to write in, and tell us what she means to them. We shared the first lot of memories. We bring you some more:   IMAGE: Sridevi in Khuda Ghawah. Name: Dr Ashish AgrawalHometown: Surat, Gujarat A part of childhood isn't dying. It's resurfacing like a phoenix. I am there. Mother yelling from ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago

Photos: In search of Lord Shiva in India

Rediff readers seek out the legends of Lord Shiva. You can share your #India-Photos too! The second biggest deity of lord Shiva in the world -- the biggest is in Nepal -- stands in Murdeshwar, Karnataka. Murdeshwar is another name of Shiva.The place finds significance in the Ramayana.Photograph: Satyanarayana Murthy.   Tungnath temple -- one of the Panch Kedars in Rudraprayag district of Uttarakhand -- is the highest Shiva temple in the world.It is believed to be at least 5,000 ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
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