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Protest rally held against Padmaavat, Sanjay Leela Bhansali in Rajasthan's Chittorgarh

Several people, carrying swords, shouted slogans against 'Padmaavat' and filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali.  

Jan 21, 2018, 21:58 PM IST

Padmaavat row: Bus services suspended in northern Gujarat after violent protests

The bus services have been suspended in Mehsana, Patan, Gandhinagar, Sabarkantha and Banaskantha districts of the state.

Jan 21, 2018, 20:28 PM IST

Padmavati row: Rajputs protest in Jammu, demand ban on release

Rajput community members on Friday held protests in Jammu city demanding a ban on the release of the film "Padmavati", alleging that the makers have distorted historical facts.

Nov 24, 2017, 14:53 PM IST

Padmavati: Vasundhara Raje wants filmmakers to make 'necessary changes'

In the letter, Vasundhara Raje requested that the Central Board of Film Certification should consider all possible outcomes and effects before certifying the film.

Nov 19, 2017, 07:56 AM IST

Padmavati row: Subramanian Swamy hits back at Deepika Padukone over 'we have regressed' remark

'Padmavati' marks the third film that Deepika Padukone has worked in under Sanjay Leela Bhansali`s direction.

Nov 14, 2017, 17:50 PM IST

Padmavati controversy: Misunderstandings about film clarified, says Bhansali Productions

SLB’s production house issued a statement to announce that the misunderstandings have been cleared and the issue has been settled. 

Jan 31, 2017, 16:23 PM IST

Parties using 'Ballabhgarh incident' as a political weapon: BJP

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Meenakshi Lekhi on Wednesday criticised Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi for blaming Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP and the RSS for increasing hate crimes in the country, and further said that people are using such incidents as a political weapon.

Oct 21, 2015, 20:43 PM IST

UP's holiday politics: This time it's Maharana Pratap's anniversary

In an apparent move to woo "Thakur" (Rajput) community, Uttar Pradesh government is contemplating announcing a holiday on Maharana Pratap's birth anniversary on May 9.

Apr 30, 2015, 13:38 PM IST