RGV questioned by Hyderabad police in obscenity case

Hyderabad, Feb 17 : Hyderabad police on Saturday questioned filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma in connection with a case of obscenity booked against him for his movie “God, Sex and Truth”, and also for allegedly insulting the modesty of a woman. The filmmaker, whose controversial movie with American porn star Mia Malkova was released on internet […]

The job is getting tougher now: Manoj Bajpayee

By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Feb 11 : Actor Manoj Bajpayee says he has always explored performance-oriented characters throughout his career, but his job is getting tougher now. Excerpts from the interview: Q. You are back in Chambal after how many years? A. Yes. I am back in Chambal. The last time I shot here […]

Will watch ‘Padmaavat’, see what’s objectionable: Sisodia

New Delhi, Jan 25 : Condemning the Wednesday attack on a school bus in Gurugram by a mob, alleged to be Karni Sena supporters, over the release of “Padmaavat”, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said he would watch the film with Rajput leaders (like him) and brief the people about it later. “We don’t believe […]

Shops vandalised in Gurugram mall, ‘Padmaavat’ protesters suspect

Gurugram, Jan 22 : Over three dozen masked people on Monday attacked and vandalised shops in Raheja Mall, located on Sohna Road here, where controversial Bollywood movie “Padmaavat” is scheduled to be released on January 25, police said. The eateries in the mall were mostly targeted by them. A group of nearly three dozen people […]

Violence, arson in MP, Haryana ahead of ‘Padmaavat’ release

Bhopal/Chandigarh, Jan 22 : Violence and arson erupted in parts of BJP-ruled Madhya Pradesh and Haryana ahead of Thursday’s release of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s controversial period drama “Padmaavat” as the Karni Sena, an extremist Rajput group, on Monday warned of “enormous outburst of people” if the movie was released. Protests and acts of vandalism were […]

Netanyahu says ‘Shalom’ to Bollywood

Mumbai, Jan 18 : “The world loves Bollywood, Israel loves Bollywood, I love Bollywood”, said Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as he wished “Shalom” to the Hindi film fraternity at a glittering event where he was welcomed by megastar Amitabh Bachchan. “I found that Amitabh Bachchan has 30 million more Twitter followers than I do. […]