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Anurag Kashyap

Anurag Kashyap Denies Rape Allegations Citing Documentary Proof; Slams Ghosh For 'Hijacking MeToo'

Oct 02, 2020 PTI

'Mr. Kashyap has categorically denied that any such alleged incident ever took place and has also denied all allegations levelled against him,' says Kashyap's lawyer in a statement

Payal Ghosh Meets Maharashtra Governor, Seeks Justice

Sep 29, 2020 PTI

Bollywood actress Payal Ghosh meets Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari, seeks arrest of filmmaker Aurag Kashyap.

Union Minister Athawale Demands Immediate Arrest Of Director Anurag Kashyap

Union Minister Ramdas Athawale on Monday said that if Bollywood director Anurag Kashyap is not arrested within a week, his party will stage protests. Actress Payal Ghosh has levelled charges of rape against Kashyap. Kashyap has dismissed the allegations as 'baseless.'

Payal Ghosh Threatens To Go On Hunger Strike

Sep 27, 2020 PTI

Actress Payal Ghosh had filed a complaint against director Aurag Kashyap alleging that Kashyap has raped her in 2013. Kashyap had dismissed the allegations as "baseless.”

Payal Ghosh Files FIR Against Kashyap For Rape, Wrongful Restrain

On September 19, Payal Ghosh had alleged that Anurag Kashyap was sexually inappropriate towards her.

22 September, 2020

Anurag Kashyap Harassment Row: Huma Qureshi 'Angry' Over Being Dragged In #Metoo Case


Qureshi's response came a day after Chadha sent a legal notice to Ghosh through her lawyer Saveena Bedi Sachar for being 'unnecessarily and falsely dragged in a defamatory manner'.

21 September, 2020

Taapse Pannu Calls Anurag Kashyap The ‘Biggest Feminist’ She Knows

Bollywood actress Taapsee Pannu has come out in support of director Anurag Kashyap who is currently embroiled in a sexual harassment controversy.

20 September, 2020

Anurag Kashyap Dismisses Payal Ghosh's Sexual Harassment Allegations; Kangana Calls For His Arrest


In a series of Twitter posts in Hindi, Kashyap dismissed the allegations, calling it an attempt to "silence" him.

14 February, 2020

'It's Fight Of Patience': Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap At Jamia Millia Islamia

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'We have to take back our country and Constitution,' the film director said addressing students and other protesters.

08 January, 2020

'Slowly, Everyone's Threshold Will Break': Anurag Kashyap After Deepika Padukone's JNU Visit

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Bollywood, one of the most powerful film industries in the world, has come under heavy criticism over its silence on the issues concerning the country.

08 January, 2020

Deepika Padukone Earns Praise For 'Quiet Grace' On JNU Stand, Also Faces Boycott On Social Media


On Tuesday evening, Deepika Padukone made a surprise visit to the Jawaharlal Nehru University to express solidarity with the students who had been attacked.

07 January, 2020

Taapsee Pannu, Dia Mirza And Other Bollywood Celebrities Musical Protest In Mumbai Against JNU Violence.

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Not just on Twitter, Bollywood celebrities took to the streets of Mumbai to raise their voice against the JNU attack that took place on Sunday night.

16 September, 2019

Opinion: Guardian’s List Of Top 100 Movies Pricks Bollywood’s Content-Rich Era Bubble

Giridhar Jha

A team of film critics from the venerated British daily has found only Indian movie, Gangs of Wasseypur (2012) worthy of a place on the coveted list of the top 100 films of the 21st century.

11 August, 2019

Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap Quits Twitter Citing Threat To Parents, Daughter

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Before he quit the social media platform, Anurag took a dig at the term 'new India', saying, 'Thug will rule and thuggery will be the new way of life. Congratulations everyone on this new India and hope you all thrive'.

26 July, 2019

'Selective Outrage' Remark A Mockery, I Am Sure PM Modi Will Act Against Lynchings, Says BJP Leader

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The BJP leader and grandnephew of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose came out in support of the 49 intellectuals who had written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday on the lynching of minorities and hate crimes.

01 June, 2019

Filmmaker Vikas Bahl Gets Clean Chit in Sexual Harassment Case, To Be Reinstated As 'Super 30' Director

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The ‘Queen’ director was accused of sexual harassment by a former employee at the now dissolved Phantom Films, which had Bahl as one of the partners alongside Anurag Kashyap, Vikramaditya Motwane and Madhu Mantena.

27 May, 2019

Anurag Kashyap Files FIR Against Social Media User Who Threatened His Daughter With Rape

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Last week, Kashyap had taken to Twitter to raise his concern about a rape threat his daughter Aaliyah had received from a social media user who claimed to be a Modi supporter.

25 May, 2019

Anurag Kashyap Mentions Rape Threats To Daughter While Congratulating PM Modi

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The troll, whose Instagram handle has 'chowkidar' before his name, sent a vitriol-filled message to Kashyap's daughter on Instagram while also abusing the director.

Photo Gallery

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.

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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.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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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.

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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.

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