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India's 'Court' among 81 foreign film entries at Oscars

India's 'Court' among 81 foreign film entries at Oscars

It's a proud moment for India. Chaitanya Tamhane's debut Marathi movie "Court" is among 81 foreign film entries at Oscars

Oct 09, 2015, 15:21 PM IST

Delhi Police to produce Somnath Bharti in Dwarka court today

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) legislator Somnath Bharti, who has been accused of domestic violence by his wife Lipika Mitra, will be produced before Dwarka court by Delhi Police on Tuesday.

Sep 29, 2015, 12:06 PM IST
Coal scam: No evidence against ex-PM Manmohan Singh, CBI tells court

Coal scam: No evidence against ex-PM Manmohan Singh, CBI tells court

CBI on Monday opposed in a special court the plea of ex-Jharkhand Chief Minister Madhu Koda seeking summoning of former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and two others as additional accused in a coal scam case, saying the application was "devoid of any merits".

Sep 28, 2015, 16:50 PM IST
'Court', Konkona win big at South Asian Film Festival

'Court', Konkona win big at South Asian Film Festival

 Bengali movie "Kadambari" has bagged two major awards at the Washington DC South Asian Film Festival, including the best film honour and the best actress trophy for Konkona

Sep 28, 2015, 13:36 PM IST

Uber cab rape case: Accused claims innocence, cites discrepancy

A cab driver, facing trial for allegedly raping a woman in his car, on Saturday claimed in a Delhi court that there were several discrepancies in the prosecution case and the statements of the victim about the incident.

Sep 26, 2015, 16:44 PM IST

Child Marriage Prohibition Act applies to Muslims too: Gujarat HC

The Gujarat High Court has ruled that Prohibition of Child Marriage Act (PCMA) will apply to a Muslim person too, saying that those who obstructed changes in the Muslim personal law harmed the community's interests.

Sep 25, 2015, 20:06 PM IST

Court dismisses Naveen Jindal's request for exemption from attending hearings

Coal scam main accused Naveen Jindal had requested the court for exemption from attending his hearings.

Sep 25, 2015, 12:32 PM IST

Amol didn't want 'Court' to be selected as Oscars entry: Rahul Rawail

Filmmaker Rahul Rawail on Thursday accused panel chairperson Amol Palekar of having an agenda not to let ‘Court’ be selected as India's official entry for the Oscars, but yet wanting to be the "hero" behind its eventually selection.

Sep 25, 2015, 08:24 AM IST
"Court" keeps surprising me: Director Chaitanya Tamhane

"Court" keeps surprising me: Director Chaitanya Tamhane

From being a broke 24-year-old to directing a National-award-winning film that will represent India at the Oscars, life has come a full circle for Chaitanya Tamhane with his debut movie "Court".

Sep 24, 2015, 16:13 PM IST
Karan Johar ecstatic over 'Court' as India's Oscar entry

Karan Johar ecstatic over 'Court' as India's Oscar entry

Marathi film 'Court' has been selected as India's official entry for Oscars. The news not only made debutant filmmaker Chaitanya Tamhane happy over it but also biggies from the Bollywood. Maverick filmmaker Karan Johar took to Twitter and showed his support for 'Court'. He tweeted:

Sep 24, 2015, 12:58 PM IST
'Court' becomes India's Oscar entry; Bollywood hails loud!

'Court' becomes India's Oscar entry; Bollywood hails loud!

Marathi film 'Court' has been declared as India's official entry for Oscars. The industry peeps seem to be bursting with joy over this news. 

Sep 23, 2015, 19:31 PM IST
'Court' director 'surprised' at making Oscar cut

'Court' director 'surprised' at making Oscar cut

The news of "Court" -- a multilingual courtroom drama -- making the cut as India's official entry in the Best Foreign Language Film category at the 88th Academy Awards, left its director Chaitanya Tamhane "genuinely surprised".

Sep 23, 2015, 18:10 PM IST
Marathi film 'Court' chosen as India's official entry for Oscars

Marathi film 'Court' chosen as India's official entry for Oscars

First time director Chaitanya Tamhanhe's Marathi film "Court", a National Award winner, was on Monday chosen as India's official entry for the 88th Academy Awards.

Sep 23, 2015, 17:03 PM IST

Gramin Sewa driver held guilty of insulting woman passenger in Delhi

Driver of a Gramin Sewa vehicle, held guilty of making "vulgar remarks" at a woman passenger when she refused to accommodate another person on her seat, has been sentenced till the rising of the court.

Sep 23, 2015, 14:07 PM IST
Police knock at AAP MLA Somnath Bharti's door after Delhi HC denies anticipatory bail

Police knock at AAP MLA Somnath Bharti's door after Delhi HC denies anticipatory bail

The Delhi Police on Tuesday arrived at Somnath Bharti's residence, some time after the Delhi High Court declined to grant anticipatory bail to the Aam Aadmi Party leader in a domestic violence and attempt to murder case lodged by his wife.

Sep 22, 2015, 12:16 PM IST

Will find way to solve crisis: UP CM Akhilesh Yadav to adhoc teachers

Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday sought to assure the protesting adhoc primary teachers in Uttar Pradesh that his government would find a way to solve the crisis and appealed to them to not take any extreme steps.

Sep 16, 2015, 15:59 PM IST

J&K court awards life term to a man in a car bomb blast case

Udhampur: The District and Sessions Court here on Thursday awarded life sentence to a man in connection with a three-year-old car bomb blast case.

Sep 10, 2015, 14:38 PM IST
Sheena Bora murder: Sanjeev Khanna to be produced before court today

Sheena Bora murder: Sanjeev Khanna to be produced before court today

Indrani Mukerjea's former husband Sanjeev Khanna, an accused in the sensational Sheena Bora murder case, will be produced before a local court on Tuesday.

Sep 08, 2015, 09:54 AM IST

Law Ministry wants action against officials who fail to file timely replies in courts

 Embarrassed by repeated court raps for delays on part of union ministries in filing their replies and affidavits, the Law Ministry has sought "appropriate action" against officials of departments who are negligent in handling such matters.

Aug 30, 2015, 11:12 AM IST

US `concerned` by Egypt court ruling on Al-Jazeera reporters

The US said it was "deeply disappointed and concerned" after an Egyptian court sentenced three Al-Jazeera reporters to three years in prison, calling for the ruling to be overturned.

Aug 30, 2015, 06:12 AM IST