Plagiarism

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Badshah, Jacqueline's new track 'Genda Phool' accused of plagiarism

01 Apr 2020

Badshah, Jacqueline's new track 'Genda Phool' accused of plagiarism

If you thought horrible lyrics and compulsive male gaze were the only problems with Badshah's new track, Genda Phool, know that the story doesn't end there.

Should be taken as compliment: Sunny Leone after plagiarizing painting

30 Oct 2019

Should be taken as compliment: Sunny Leone after plagiarizing painting

Actor and television host Sunny Leone recently addressed the online backlash over plagiarizing a painting.

American rapper T-Pain accused of copying 'Tum Hi Ho' tune

19 Dec 2018

American rapper T-Pain accused of copying 'Tum Hi Ho' tune

The Bollywood music industry has often found itself in a spot for plagiarizing world music.

JNUSU urges for probe on plagiarism allegations against 7 professors

13 Oct 2018

JNUSU urges for probe on plagiarism allegations against 7 professors

JNUSU office-bearers yesterday submitted complaints to the Ministry of Human Resource Development and the University Grants Commission (UGC) demanding an inquiry into allegations of plagiarism against seven professors of the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU).

Universities to implement software to check plagiarism in PhD theses

19 Jul 2018

Universities to implement software to check plagiarism in PhD theses

The government is making it mandatory for all universities to scan Ph.D. theses through a strong software to check plagiarism.

How difficult is it to prove movie plagiarism in India?

21 Apr 2018

How difficult is it to prove movie plagiarism in India?

Varun Dhawan and Shoojit Sircar's October, which released on April 13 to rave reviews, has been accused of being plagiarized from a 2017 Marathi film Aarti - The Unknown Love Story.

Varun Dhawan's 'October' was plagiarized from my film: Marathi director

20 Apr 2018

Varun Dhawan's 'October' was plagiarized from my film: Marathi director

Varun Dhawan-starrer romantic drama 'October' has entered into trouble after Marathi Director Sarika Mene claimed the storyline and character of the movie was plagiarized from her 2017 Marathi film 'Aarti-The Unknown Love Story.'

'Cheat India': Emraan Hashmi, Mahesh Bhatt accused of plagiarism

28 Mar 2018

'Cheat India': Emraan Hashmi, Mahesh Bhatt accused of plagiarism

Anushka Sharma's clothing line accused of plagiarism

13 Oct 2017

Anushka Sharma's clothing line accused of plagiarism

Ten days ago, model-actor-producer Anushka Sharma launched her own clothing line, NUSH. Barely a week later, it was accused of plagiarism.

Bob Dylan accused of plagiarism in Nobel acceptance speech

15 Jun 2017

Bob Dylan accused of plagiarism in Nobel acceptance speech

Popular musician Bob Dylan, who recently received the Nobel prize in literature has been accused of lifting parts of his acceptance speech from SparkNotes, a popular reference website containing abridged notes on popular literary work.