Friday, 16 November 2018

Tag Archives: controversy

Salman Khan changes name of Loverati to Loveyatri

BOLLYWOOD: Salman Khan has changed the name of his home production film Loverati to Loveyatri after controversy. Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) became enraged over the title Loveratri, which according to them, was distorting the meaning of Hindu festival Navratri. However, Bihar court ordered an FIR against Salman for allegedly hurting ...

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Vogue cover featuring Saudi princess sparks controversy

DUBAI: A Vogue cover photo of a Saudi princess behind the wheel of a red convertible has ignited heated debate, as it follows a slew of arrests of women driving activists. The image of Princess Hayfa bint Abdullah al-Saud, in the driver’s seat wearing leather gloves and high heels, is ...

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Mahira Comes Out in Support of Javed Sheikh Over Kissing Controversy

LOLLYWOOD: The Pakistani  actress is now involved in another controversy, for a change, not involving Indian actors, but there’s a Ranbir connection for sure. Pakistani veteran actor Javed Sheikh, who had played Ranbir’s father in ‘Tamasha’, is a part of this one. Mahira was felicitated with the Best Actress award ...

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‘Padmavati’ row based on rumours, says Sanjay Bhansali

BOLLYWOOD: In the midst of a raging controversy over his film Padmavati, director Sanjay Leela Bhansali appeared before an Indian Parliamentary committee and maintained that the row over the yet-to-be released movie was based on rumours, strongly rejecting charges that he had distorted historical facts. Bhansali was grilled for over ...

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Watch film before objecting: Richa on Padmavati controversy

MUMBAI: Actress Richa Chadha has asked those who are protesting against the release of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s “Padmavati” to first watch the film. She says that no religion is that weak that a movie can break it. Richa, who was present at the song launch of “Fukrey Returns”, shared her ...

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Rishi Kapoor invites unwanted controversy over Pakistan tweet

MUMBAI: It’s now not exactly new for actor Rishi Kapoor to stir up a controversy on Twitter. He often faces criticism over his harsh or sometimes insensitive tweets. This time the 65-year-old actor is again in headlines for commenting on infamous Kashmir issue. The veteran Bollywood actor agreed with former ...

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It’s a crazy world: Ranveer on Mahira-Ranbir controversy

Bollywood star Ranveer Singh recently reacted to the Mahira Khan-Ranbir Kapoor smoking controversy, stating that people should not judge the actress’ personal actions. In a recent interview, the actor was sympathetic with the Pakistani beauty stating that the criticism she faced on social media was one of the things every ...

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Sunny Leone new ad ‘Play with love’ stirs controversy

GUJARAT: Indian authorities tore down dozens of billboards after a slew of complaints over an advertisement depicting a former porn star promoting condoms ahead of a major Hindu festival. The image of Sunny Leone, a Canadian actress of Indian origin, advertising contraceptives ahead of the religious celebration of Navratri proved ...

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Trump’s national security adviser resigns amid controversy over Russia links

WASHINGTON: Embattled White House national security adviser Michael Flynn resigned, an abrupt end to a brief tenure. His departure came just after reports surfaced the Justice Department warned the Trump administration last month that Flynn misled administration officials regarding his communications with the Russian ambassador to the United States and ...

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