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Sanya Malhotra On Reuniting With Fatima Sana Shaikh In Meghna Gulzar's 'Sam Bahadur'

Jan 04, 2022 Outlook Web Bureau

The biographical drama 'Sam Bahadur,' produced by Ronnie Screwvala and directed by Meghna Gulzar, is based on the life and times of the heroic Sam Manekshaw, one of India's greatest military heroes.

Kangana Ranaut To Play The Role Of Indira Gandhi For An Upcoming Political Drama

Jan 29, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Collaborating yet again with filmmaker Sai Kabir after 'Revolver Rani', Kangana shared that the movie is not a biopic of the former Prime Minister, but is a 'grand period film'

Himesh Reshammiya On Lata Mangeshkar's Views On Ranu Mondal: Copying Doesn't Work But Inspiration Is Important

Himesh Reshammiya has said netizens have misunderstood Lata Mangeshkar's views on Ranu Mondal, adding that it is important for an artiste to draw inspiration from someone.

After Accidental Prime Minister, Manmohan Singh Will Get Inside Heart Every Of Indian: Anupam Kher

Dec 31, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

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".

Akshay Kumar's 'Gold' Becomes First Bollywood Film To Release In Saudi Arabia

The Reema Kagti-directed sports film is only the second movie after Rajinikanth’s hit social drama, Kaala to hit the theatres in the Gulf country.


04 February, 2018

Problem Of Intolerance In India, Difference Of Opinion Is Seen As Dissent, Says Swara Bhaskar

Outlook Web Bureau

Swara had recently criticised Padmaavat director Sanjay Leela Bhansali for "glorifying" the now-banned archaic jauhar practise

30 January, 2018

'Nobody's Sentiments Hurt,' 2 Out Of 4 Historians In Karni Sena Panel Clear Padmaavat

Outlook Web Bureau

"I feel that nothing in the film would hurt the sentiments of any particular caste. Nobody should have a problem,"

25 January, 2018

Padmaavat Review: If Anyone Needs to Protest (Peacefully) It Is The Descendants Of Khilji, Not Karni Sena

G.C. Shekhar

The Karni Sena members should have been actually pasting the posters of Padmaavat instead scaring multiplexes from screening the movie.

25 January, 2018

Padmaavat Movie Review: Ranveer Singh’s Monstrous Avatar As Alauddin Khilji Wins Him Praises

Outlook Web Bureau

Bhansali’s Khilji, played by Ranveer Singh, has kohl- rimmed hungry eyes, a scarred face, a gym-toned body, wears furs when he is not bare-chested and rips meat off the bone with his teeth.

24 January, 2018

Prohibitory Orders Imposed In Gurgaon Ahead Of Padmaavat Release

Outlook Web Bureau

There are over 40 multiplexes and cinema halls in Gurgaon.


24 January, 2018

No More Cuts For Padmaavat, SC Refuses Urgent Hearing

Outlook Web Bureau

The top court said it will hear the matter on Monday.

24 January, 2018

Padmaavat Row: 16 Arrested After Protesters Set Bikes Ablaze, Damage Vehicles In Ahmedabad

Outlook Web Bureau

The protesters torched around 10 bikes parked outside the AlphaOne mall, which houses Cinepolis multiplex

22 January, 2018

Protesting Against Padmaavat Release, Man Climbs Mobile Tower, Demands Nation-Wide Ban

Outlook Web Bureau

The movie will be released on January 25 in Hindi, Telugu, and Tamil.

21 January, 2018

Release 'Padmaavat' At Your Own Risk: Karni Sena To Theatres

Outlook Web Bureau

'We also appeal to the public not to come out of their house on January 25': #Pune #KarniSena President


18 January, 2018

Padmaavat Row: Respect SC Order, Says Rajasthan Govt, Karni Sena Threatens 'Junta Curfew' If Film Released

Outlook Web Bureau

“The government will do everything to maintain law and order in the state."

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.

PTI Photo

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.

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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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

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.

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Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

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.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

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.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

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.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz