Government censors have said they will not allow the big-screen adaptation of erotic novel `Fifty Shades of Grey` to be shown in cinemas, a decision most had anticipated in the largely conservative country.
The team of Akshay Kumar starrer "Baby" is in a state of shock over the film's ban in Pakistan. While producer Bhushan Kumar is still wondering why, actor Anupam Kher emphasised the need to move beyond borders and look into a universal problem - terrorism.
Apprehending serious law and order problem in the state following the release of controversial film 'Messenger of God', Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today said that the screening of the movie has been banned on the advisory of the Government of India (GoI).
The Karnataka government Friday declined to permit the tomatoes festival (La Tomatina) in Bangalore and Mysore Sunday in response to protests by social activists and citizens against such an event, a senior official said.