'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
Bollywood actress Payal Ghosh meets Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari, seeks arrest of filmmaker Aurag 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.'
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.”
On September 19, Payal Ghosh had alleged that Anurag Kashyap was sexually inappropriate towards her.
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'.
Bollywood actress Taapsee Pannu has come out in support of director Anurag Kashyap who is currently embroiled in a sexual harassment controversy.
In a series of Twitter posts in Hindi, Kashyap dismissed the allegations, calling it an attempt to "silence" him.
'We have to take back our country and Constitution,' the film director said addressing students and other protesters.
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.
On Tuesday evening, Deepika Padukone made a surprise visit to the Jawaharlal Nehru University to express solidarity with the students who had been attacked.
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.
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.
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'.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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