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Why the film Nanak Shah Faqir would be a disaster for Sikhs
PEOPLE, CULTURES AND BELIEFS
11.04.18 - Turbaned Man

"WHY DON'T YOU paint the 10 masters?” I asked the young Sikh artist. A master at Punjabi landscape and Sikh portrait painting, he was saying no to commissioned work that required painting the Gurus. Two fresh immigrants nostalgic about mango trees and people we left ...
  


No ban on 'Nanak Shah Fakir': Capt Amarinder
10.04.18 - Team PT

CHANDIGARH, April 10: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday clarified that, contrary to what was being stated in a section of the media, no orders banning the movie 'Nanak Shah Fakir' in Punjab had been issued by his government.
 
He said that it ...
  


Rangroot offers a peek into Panjab's tragedy
NOT A REVIEW
26.03.18 - AMANDEEP SANDHU

THIS IS NOT A REVIEW. It is some thoughts when I watched the movie Sajjan Singh Rangroot. 

Among the hullabaloo when Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau visited India last month, one story missed attention. Finally when Panjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh met Canadian PM Trudeau and ...
  


Irrfan Khan suffering from a ‘rare disease'; Says 'Will not give up'
06.03.18 - TEAM PT

Actor Irrfan Khan hasn't been keeping well these past couple of weeks and it turns out that the actor is suffering from a 'rare disease'.
 
The Hindi Medium actor shared that he's possibly suffering from a rare illness: "Little had I known that my search for ...
  


I hate God for killing Sridevi and I hate Sridevi for dying
26.02.18 - Ram Gopal Varma


I have a habit of constantly dreaming and waking up every once in a while in the night to check out my cell phone and I suddenly saw a message that Sridevi is no more ..I thought that either it’s a nightmare or a hoax ...
  


Congress upset due to Priyanka’s cleavage on calendar
Naturally Wild. Kyunki yeh Assam hai.
20.02.18 - Team PT

WHEN THE NATION is busy seeking the answer to the mystery of NiMo’s bank transactions, in a North-Eastern state, former Miss World Priyanka Chopra has become a part of another controversy.

Priyanka, who is the brand ambassador for Assam Tourism, has upset some Congress leaders in ...
  


PNB Scam: Who is Nirav Choksi and what he is doing In the name of God?
19.02.18 - Team PT

NATION WANTS TO KNOW that who is NIRAV CHOKSI?

Actually Nirav Choksi is the name of the protagonist in a thriller ‘In the name of God’ authored by former banker Ravi Subramanian. While the book was released in July 2017, now after the Punjab National Bank ...
  


Punjab CM to urge defence minister to simplify clearances for war movies
12.02.18 - TEAM PT

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh today said he would urge the Defence Minister to simplify and expedite clearances required for shooting war movies and biopics on war heroes.

Captain Amarinder made this assurance to Producer-Director JP Dutta, when the latter called on the Chief ...
  


Trouble for Shah Rukh Khan: IT department attaches Alibag farmhouse
30.01.18 -

Shah Rukh Khan’s sea-facing farmhouse in Alibaug, that was the venue of his last birthday bash, has invited fresh trouble for the actor. Back in 2017, he was heckled by MLC Jayant Patil for causing a commotion at the mainland and soon after reports surfaced ...
  


Have you watched Padmaavat? Say something totally non-sense!
PADMAVATI - KARNI KYA & KATHNI KYA!
28.01.18 - S Pal

"THERE IS NOTHING OBJECTIONABLE in the film."
 
And there cannot be a worse defence of the right of a film maker to make a film, or the right of the people to watch that film.

"Believe me I have watched the movie. It only glorifies Rajput culture."

That's ...
  


If only Modi had tweeted his First Day First Show plan from Davos
PADMAVAT – FIRST DAY, FIRST SHOW IN DAVOS
23.01.18 - Anita Pathania

ACROSS INDIA, government employees were looking forward to a long weekend. With the Republic Day falling on Friday, it meant three straight days of leisurely break from the humdrum of life. Tens of thousands of such employees knew about this extended holiday months in advance, ...
  


Hours after SC lifts Padmaavat ban, Karni Sena men attack cinema hall
FRINGE GROUPS THREATEN VIOLENCE
18.01.18 - TEAM PT

Hours after the Supreme Court decided to cancel the ban imposed by some states on the release of film Padmaavat, Rajput Karni Sena workers on Thursday allegedly vandalised a cinema hall in Bihar’s Muzaffarpur district.
 
The incident took place at Jyoti cinema hall in the city's ...
  


Playing national anthem in movie theatres not mandatory, says Supreme Court
MODIFIES ITS 2016 ORDER
09.01.18 - TEAM PT

The Supreme Court on Tuesday said playing the national anthem before screening of a movie in cinemas was not mandatory any more, reversing an order issued more than a year ago.

The court left the decision to play the anthem to theatre owners a day after ...
  


‘Padmavati’ renamed ‘Padmavat’, to release on Jan 25
BANNED IN RAJASTHAN
08.01.18 - TEAM PT

Padmavati has been renamed Padmavat, and will be released on January 25, confirmed a source from producer and distributor Viacom18 Motion Pictures.
 
On Friday, the Central Bureau of Film Certification (CBFC) granted Padmavat a U/A certification. The certified runtime of the Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone and ...
  


Censor board wants 'Padmavati' title changed to 'Padmavat' for certification
SPECIAL PANEL VIEWS THE FILM
30.12.17 - TEAM PT

The controversial film Padmavati is likely to get a U/A (universal adult) certification subject to its title being changed to Padmavat, and deleting portions that were seen to glorify the outlawed practice of Sati.
 
According to a release issued by the CBFC, the board had a ...
  


Case registered against Prakash Raj for criticising PM Modi
'MODI BIGGER ACTOR THAN ME'
04.10.17 - TEAM PT

FIVE TIMES NATIONAL award wining actor Prakash Raj took a hit out at PM Narendra Modi on Sunday over his silence on the murder of journalist Gauri Lankesh in Bengaluru. Raj was speaking at the inauguration of the 11th State meet of the Democratic Youth ...
  


Prakash Raj lashes out at Modi for silence over Gauri Lankesh murder; threatens to return National Awards
MODI BIGGER ACTOR THAN ME
02.10.17 - TEAM PT

Actor Prakash Raj has threatened to return his five National Awards and condemned the silence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on certain sections "celebrating” the murder of journalist Gauri Lankesh on social media.
 
Speaking after inaugurating the 11th state meet of the Democratic Youth Federation of ...
  


There are not enough roles for senior actors on TV: Kushal Punjabi
22.09.17 - TEAM PT

While most of his contemporaries are grappling with the fact that opportunities for senior actors are slimming down on television, Kushal Punjabi who is seen playing the role of Shivji in Star Bharat’s popular show Kya Haal Mr. Paanchal is rather positive about the changing ...
  


Shah Rukh Khan to star in 'Dhoom 4'
NOT SALMAN BUT
16.09.17 - TEAM PT

After John Abraham, Hrithik Roshan and Aamir Khan, the buzz was strong that superstar Salman Khan will be seen in Yash Raj Films' glamourous actioner 'Dhoom' franchise.
 
After Aamir Khan in Dhoom 3, it had to be either SRK or Salman to maintain the star power ...
  


Pahlaj Nihalani sacked as CBFC chief, Prasoon Joshi to replace him
11.08.17 - TEAM PT

Pahlaj Nihalani was on Friday sacked as chairperson of Central Board of Film Certification in India. His successor is famous lyricist Prasoon Joshi.
 
Talking to media, CBFC member and filmmaker Ashok Pandit said, "Yes, it is correct. Pahlaj Nihalani had to resign from his chairmanship. Recently ...
  



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