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Multiplex Association of India urges Maharashtra government to reopen theaters

07 Sep 2021

Entertainment
Multiplex Association of India urges Maharashtra government to reopen theaters

The Multiplex Association of India (MAI), along with leading cinema chains PVR and INOX, on Tuesday urged the Maharashtra government to reopen theaters in the state on an "urgent basis," claiming that the exhibition industry has suffered losses worth Rs. 4,800 crore.

Don't impose another lockdown: Multiplex Association writes to Maharashtra CM

01 Apr 2021

Entertainment
Don't impose another lockdown: Multiplex Association writes to Maharashtra CM

The Multiplex Association of India (MAI), along with the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), wrote a letter to Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray to not impose another lockdown, pointing out that such a decision will be detrimental to the cinema business, retail, and shopping industries.

What to expect when movie halls reopen from October 15

02 Oct 2020

Entertainment
What to expect when movie halls reopen from October 15

Unlock 5.0 is particularly relieving for cinema buffs in India.

Unlock 5.0: Relaxations for tourism sector, cinema halls reopening likely

28 Sep 2020

India
Unlock 5.0: Relaxations for tourism sector, cinema halls reopening likely

As the fourth phase of "unlocking" from the coronavirus lockdown nears its end, India awaits the central guidelines for 'Unlock 5.0'.

Entertainment round-up: Bollywood mourns loss of Pranab Mukherjee, more

31 Aug 2020

Entertainment
Entertainment round-up: Bollywood mourns loss of Pranab Mukherjee, more

On Monday, Bollywood celebrities took to social media to mourn the loss of former President and Congress party veteran Pranab Mukherjee, who passed away this evening at the age of 84.

Multiplex Association, filmmakers request government to reopen cinema halls

31 Aug 2020

Entertainment
Multiplex Association, filmmakers request government to reopen cinema halls

The Multiplex Association of India and several leading film personalities, including Reliance Entertainment's CEO and Bollywood producer Boney Kapoor have requested the central government to consider the reopening of movie theaters.

Mumbai 24 hours: Malls, multiplexes plan to open 24x7 today

24 Jan 2020

India
Mumbai 24 hours: Malls, multiplexes plan to open 24x7 today

Several malls and multiplexes in Mumbai have decided to stay open 24x7 starting Friday.

Schools forced to shut as Padmaavat releases

25 Jan 2018

India
Schools forced to shut as Padmaavat releases

Protests over Padmaavat reached a violent high as the movie released today. School-buses have been attacked, self-immolation attempts made and rioters clashed with police.

Chennai multiplexes and moviegoers hit hard by double taxation

20 Oct 2017

Entertainment
Chennai multiplexes and moviegoers hit hard by double taxation

Cinema halls and moviegoers in Chennai couldn't have had it worse. With GST and the local entertainment tax, the tariff on movie tickets has risen to 53% in some cases.

Mysuru Palace fire damages ticket counter, compound wall

12 May 2017

Bengaluru
Mysuru Palace fire damages ticket counter, compound wall

A fire which broke out at an ATM-kiosk inside Mysuru Palace caused damage to parts of the palace's gate, the compound wall near the ticket counter and the counter.

Karnataka: Petrol dealers to protest on 10th May

04 May 2017

Bengaluru
Karnataka: Petrol dealers to protest on 10th May

The All India Petroleum Owners' Association has called for a protest on 10th May if the government doesn't heed their demand of increasing petrol dealers' profit margins.