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28 Feb 2018

India

'Padmaavat' surpasses 'Tiger Zinda Hai' at worldwide box office

Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Padmaavat' has done the unexpected. The film has gone past Salman Khan's 'Tiger Zinda Hai' at the worldwide box office.

22 Feb 2018

Mumbai

'Piku' stars Deepika-Irrfan's reunion postponed

The wait for Deepika Padukone and Irrfan Khan to come together on the silver screen for the second time is going to be a bit longer. The shooting of their next film with Vishal Bhardwaj has been delayed as of now.

21 Feb 2018

Deepika Padukone

Here's why SRK did not speak up during 'Padmaavat' row

'Padmaavat' did not find much vocal support from the film fraternity when it was being opposed by the fringe groups. Most of the Bollywood celebrities refrained from speaking up on the matter which led to all sorts of perceptions.

15 Feb 2018

Celebrity

Post 'Padmaavat', Shahid Kapoor's career gets a massive boost

For an actor whose previous highest grossing movie stood at a meager Rs. 68 crore to now have a Rs. 250 crore plus blockbuster to his name is quite a feat. The actor in mention here is Shahid Kapoor who took massive strides with Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Padmaavat'.

10 Feb 2018

Celebrity

The 'apparent' cold-war between Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor

Both Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor gave exemplary performances in 'Padmaavat', but a statement left some kind of bad blood between them.

05 Feb 2018

Deepika Padukone

What kept him going? Sanjay Leela Bhansali answers

Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Padmaavat' is scripting history at the Box Office, with latest reports suggesting it has entered the Rs. 200 crore club. But anyone following the news would know this wasn't easy.

03 Feb 2018

Mumbai

Karni Sena withdraws anti-Padmaavat protest, admits film glorifies Rajput valor

Taking a massive U-turn, Karni Sena, the Rajput fringe group that wanted a ban on Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmaavat, has finally decided to withdraw its year-long protest.

02 Feb 2018

Deepika Padukone

'Ghoomar on Ice' by figure skating champion goes viral

'Padmaavat' has had its shares of downs, but now that it has been released, it's causing a storm among fans.

31 Jan 2018

Deepika Padukone

Americans dance to 'Ghoomar', while Indians ban it

From attacking schools, setting buses ablaze to putting a bounty of Deepika's nose, Padmaavat has seen it all.

30 Jan 2018

Twitter

Ranveer has already received an award for 'Padmaavat'. Here's how

Actor Ranveer Singh, who has been showered with endless praises for his portrayal of beast Alauddin Khilji in Padmaavat, is over-the-moon happy for having received a letter of appreciation from his idol, Amitabh Bachchan.

30 Jan 2018

India

No 'Padmaavat' for audience in Malaysia

Sanjay Leela Bhansali's magnum opus might have seen the light of day in India, but seems like the film is not welcome in Malaysia.

29 Jan 2018

Deepika Padukone

Padmaavat makes a royal entry to the Rs. 100cr club

Finally, there seems to be no stopping for the recently unleashed cinematic beast, Sanjay Leela Bhansali's magnum opus 'Padmaavat'. Right on its fourth day, it makes a regal entry to the Rs. 100-cr club.

29 Jan 2018

India

No Swara, it's not just the "vagina", it's your hypocrisy

Swara Bhaskar's open letter to Sanjay Leela Bhansali created a furore on the social media. She has penned down her thoughts on "being reduced to a vagina" after watching the magnum opus 'Padmaavat'.

27 Jan 2018

Deepika Padukone

Karni Sena to make a film on Bhansali's mother

The whole Karni Sena-Padmavati saga is getting murkier by the day. With every new dawn, they are "showering" Sanjay Leela Bhansali with new attacks.

27 Jan 2018

India

Despite hurdles, 'Padmaavat' mints Rs. 50 crore on second day

Padmaavat had to undergo a lengthy battle to see the light of day. Its release was marred by violence and arson in several states.

27 Jan 2018

Jaipur

Padmaavat-row: Censor board's Prasoon Joshi won't attend Jaipur Literature Festival

The self-proclaimed protectors of Hindu culture and tradition have done it again. Their latest victim is Censor Board chief, Prasoon Joshi. He won't be attending the Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF) after Rajput organization Karni Sena threatened to create a ruckus.

27 Jan 2018

Gurugram

Gurgaon's Ambience Mall "cancels" Padmaavat screening to mislead miscreants

To mislead miscreants protesting against the release of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's film Padmaavat, Gurgaon's Ambience Mall recently pasted cancellation circulars of the movie at the mall.

26 Jan 2018

Mumbai

Padmaavat earns Rs.18cr on Day-1, R-Day weekend to boost business

Padmaavat had to undergo a lengthy battle to see the light of day. Its release was marred by violence and arson in several states.

25 Jan 2018

India

All you need to know about the Karni Sena

Even as the film Padmaavat hits the screen, Rajput Karni Sena's protests have made the screening difficult in states like Gujarat and Rajasthan.

25 Jan 2018

Celebrity

One crore for Deepika's nose? Now that's expensive!

In a recent turn of events, the Kshatriya Mahasabha Chief has offered to reward the person, who will chop off Deepika Padukone's nose and ears, with Rs. 1 crore.

25 Jan 2018

India

Adding to makers' woes, Padmaavat leaked online on release day

The same day Sanjay Leela Bhansali's controversial Padmaavat released after a lengthy battle, admins of a Facebook page decided to leak the whole movie online.

25 Jan 2018

Haryana

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.

24 Jan 2018

Mumbai

India burns over a movie, a day before Padmaavat's release

A day ahead of the release of Padmaavat, protests, violence and arson were reported from different places including Delhi, Haryana, Rajasthan, UP and Gujarat, states that had banned the movie.

24 Jan 2018

Bollywood

Padmaavat movie review: Ranveer Singh walks away with the crown

Contrary to all the rants we have been hearing about this Sanjay Leela Bhansali directorial 'Padmaavat', it is nothing but a breath of fresh air around the rather claustrophobic activities we have been witnessing for the past 3 months.

23 Jan 2018

Deepika Padukone

SC again refuses to ban Padmaavat

The SC has refused, once again, to stop screening of 'Padmaavat,' ruling it is the states' duty to ensure law and order.

23 Jan 2018

India

With two days remaining, what would become of Padmaavat?

Sanjay Leela Bhansali's magnum opus Padmaavat is no longer just a film. Though the period drama isn't political, watching it would be.

22 Jan 2018

Deepika Padukone

Rajput women threaten to kill themselves if Padmaavat released

On Sunday, thousands of Rajput women went on a 'Chetavani Rally' in Chittorgarh, a warning to the administration that if 'Padmaavat' is released, they will commit 'jauhar.'

22 Jan 2018

India

Delhi rocked by violence over Padmaavat, Gujarat, Rajasthan affected too

Three days before Padmaavat's scheduled release, violent protests have rocked parts of India, including the capital.

20 Jan 2018

Deepika Padukone

Despite SC directive, no Padmaavat screening in Gujarat

Gujarat's multiplex owners have decided not to screen Sanjay Leela Bhansali's film Padmaavat as they face threats from fringe groups like Karni Sena, that could lead to loss of property and business.

20 Jan 2018

Delhi Police

Lawyer Harish Salve threatened for defending 'Padmaavat'; files police complaint

The Delhi Police filed an FIR on Friday against an unknown person for allegedly threatening senior lawyer Harish Salve, who defended Padmaavat's director Sanjay Leela Bhansali in the Supreme Court recently.

19 Jan 2018

India

Padmaavat effect: 'PadMan' postpones its release date

Just a few days ago, the lead actor of 'PadMan' Akshay had said that the clash with 'Padmaavat' doesn't affect him.

19 Jan 2018

Deepika Padukone

Padmaavat ban: 'Duty of state to protect people' says SC

The SC said that it was the prerogative of the state to tackle law and order problems and the ban on 'Padmaavat' cannot be sustained after CBFC clearing its release.

18 Jan 2018

Deepika Padukone

New controversies embroil Padmaavat, post SC's ban-lifting

The makers of Padmaavat heaved a sigh of relief when the Supreme Court allowed a nation-wide release, earlier today. But now the Karni Sena threatens dire consequences if the film is released in any state, despite SC's order.

18 Jan 2018

India

SC stays bans, clears 'Padmaavat' for an all-India release

In a major relief for the makers of 'Padmaavat', the Supreme Court has stayed the ban imposed on it in four states.

16 Jan 2018

Deepika Padukone

After Gujarat & Rajasthan, Haryana joins Padmaavat "ban" wagon

Only 9 days are left for the release of the most-awaited film of the year 'Padmaavat'. But, it is a long road ahead for the makers.

16 Jan 2018

India

'Padmaavat' becomes first Indian movie to have an IMAX-3D release

The most-awaited movie of the year, Padmaavat, has finally seen the day of light. It has now got a release date of January 25.

14 Jan 2018

Deepika Padukone

Padmaavat to hit theatres on 25th January

The makers of the controversy-ridden epic period drama Padmaavat (previously titled 'Padmavati') have officially announced the film's release date.

14 Jan 2018

India

Padmaavat: Here's what happens when 'I' is dropped

Sanjay Leela Bhansali's magnum opus Padmavati is now called Padmaavat.