Satire website publishes article saying Osama is alive - Read spoof on Snowden

It may be a little difficult to believe but Edward Snowden has claimed that Osama bin Laden was still alive.

Aug 30, 2015, 22:57 PM IST

History lessons for 'Gour Hari Dastaan' cast

National Award winning director Ananth Mahadevan's upcoming biopic "Gour Hari Dastaan - The Freedom File", which depicts the 32-year-long struggle of Gour Hari Das with the bureaucracy to prove that he is a freedom fighter, has been made under the guidance of the subject and an entire team of historian scholars. 

May 27, 2015, 20:38 PM IST

Netflix defends Native American actors exit from Adam Sandler's movie

 Netflix has come to the rescue of Adam Sandler's satire 'The Ridiculous Six' after about a dozen Native American actors walked off the New Mexico set over depictions in the script.

Apr 24, 2015, 14:01 PM IST

'Dharam Sankat Mein' doesn't hurt anybody's sentiments: Naseeruddin

 Actor Naseeruddin Shah, who will be seen as a guru of a spiritual organisation in the upcoming satirical comedy "Dharam Sankat Mein", says no religion or group will find anything objectionable in the film as "whatever is shown in it is factual and correct".

Mar 30, 2015, 17:18 PM IST

Charlie Hebdo returns to newsstands with satire and emotion

 "We`re back!". With those words -- and a cartoon depicting the pope, a jihadist and French far-right leader Marine Le Pen as a pack of enraged animals -- Charlie Hebdo marked its return Wednesday.

Feb 25, 2015, 18:52 PM IST

What does a 'bad girl' do? Pouts, falls in love, watches porn

If we ever had to define how bad girls behave in the society, now we have a sure shot pictorial description of it. In what seems to be satire, a chart of 'A BAD GIRL' has gone viral on social media.

Feb 19, 2015, 16:19 PM IST

Nicolas Cage joins Osama bin Laden satire movie

'Ghost Rider' actor Nicolas Cage is collaborating with 'Borat' director Larry Charles in the movie 'Army of One' which focuses on a regular guy, who tries to find Osama bin Laden.

Jan 22, 2015, 15:35 PM IST

'Chal Guru...' has nothing to do with Asaram Bapu: Hemant Pandey

Actor Hemant Pandey says his upcoming satirical comedy "Chal Guru Ho Ja Shuru" is about sadhus (sages), but it has nothing to do with spiritual guru Asaram Bapu, who is currently lodged in Jodhpur jail.

Dec 18, 2014, 19:46 PM IST

Facebook adds ''Satire'' tag to fun articles

For those who like parody news outlet The Onion and post those fun articles on Facebook, the social media website is going to add a "satire" tag with their news feed.

Aug 17, 2014, 11:48 AM IST

`Assam Rape Festival` on US website triggers controversy

An American website`s commentary on the security of women in India, and particularly in the state of Assam, has drawn sharp criticism.

Nov 08, 2013, 09:32 AM IST

Egyptian TV channel suspends controversial satirist`s show

Controversial Egyptian satirist Bassem Youssef`s television show has been suspended a week after he returned from a four-month break.

Nov 02, 2013, 12:49 PM IST

`Lapataganj` returns with leap of six years

The rural-based comedy series `Lapataganj`, which is a satire on the everyday struggles of the common man, is coming back with its second season `Lapataganj Ek Baar Phir`.

Jun 01, 2013, 10:08 AM IST

US concerned about restrictions on media freedom in Egypt

Concerned over reports of restrictions on media in Egypt, the US called the government to respect freedom of expression and free press in the country.

Jan 03, 2013, 10:24 AM IST

`Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro` to re-release Oct 26

Kundan Shah`s 1983 cult film `Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro`, a political satire, will be back in theatres Oct 26.

Sep 11, 2012, 19:59 PM IST

`Phas Gaye Re Obama` makers begin next production

The makers of `Phas Gaye Re Obama`, Ravel Films Pvt Ltd. have gone on floors with their next production, a yet-to-be-titled movie, said to be a satirical take on life.

Feb 15, 2012, 17:03 PM IST

Jaspal Bhatti`s earns VHP`s ire

Bhatti`s satirical rally on corruption today earned the ire of VHP.

Apr 28, 2011, 19:22 PM IST

Royals not amused: Oz axes wedding satire

Oz`s satirical live commentary of Wills-Kate wedding has not amused the Royals.

Apr 28, 2011, 10:42 AM IST