The image, screaming innocence, features a group of village children, sans nice clothes, sans slippers (mostly) posing for a selfie -- using tattered footwear for a camera.
Hacking social media accounts of celebrities and high-profile personalities is not something new. Rishi Kapoor, Anupam Kher, Abhishek Bachchan were also singed by hacking in the past.
'The Accidental Prime Minister' has been cleared for release in Pakistan with minor cuts, Pakistan's Central Board of Film Censors (CBFC) said on Tuesday.
The veteran actor, who plays Dr. Manmohan Singh in the film, took to social media to remind Rahul about his earlier tweet on freedom of expression.
There is nothing accidental about "The Accidental Prime Minister".
'The Accidental Prime Minister' is based on facts as chronicled in a book by Sanjaya Baru-- Manmohan Singh's media advisor between 2004 and 2008.
Vijay Gutte’s film is an adaptation of Sanjaya Baru’s 2014 memoir, about the alleged undermining of the Prime Minister’s Office under Manmohan Singh.
Titled as 'PM Narendra Modi', the film stars Vivek Anand Oberoi who will be playing the role of the Prime Minister
The plea, filed by Pooja Mahajan, a Delhi-based fashion designer, through her counsel Arun Maitri, said the trailer violated Section 416 of the Indian Penal Code as impersonation of a living character or living persons is not permissible in law.
Ahead of Lok Sabha polls of 2019, a film about the second Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri is set to raise a political storm after the much controversial trailer of "The Accidental Prime Minister".
Once the trailer released last month, the Twitter handle of ruling party BJP shared it. And since then, the film is receiving polarised feedback from the general audience.
In his complaint, Mr Ojha said others who have played the role of UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Vadra also damaged their image.
Bollywood actor Anupam Kher’s upcoming hindi film ‘The Accidental prime Minister’ is undoubtedly one of the most-awaited movies of 2019.
The film found itself at the centre of a political controversy with the BJP sharing the trailer on its official Twitter handle, terming it a "riveting tale of how a family held the country to ransom for 10 long years".
"I have done 515 films, there are not even as many political parties. If I have to support a party I can do it on any platform. I will not try to make a film for that," Anupam Kher said.
The film has sparked a row over alleged distortion of facts.
Veteran actor Anupam Kher says the film 'The Accidental Prime Minister' is based on facts as chronicled in a book by Sanjaya Baru, media advisor to Manmohan Singh between 2004 and 2008.
Directed by debutant Vijay Ratnakar Gutte, and written by Hansal Mehta, 'The Accidental Prime Minister' stars Anupam Kher as Manmohan Singh and Akshaye Khanna as Sanjay Baru and is slated to release on January 11, 2019.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.