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Mumbai woman alleges torture by husband, seeks police help on Twitter

A senior police official said the woman and her husband had a domestic dispute. He added that police were looking into the matter and would take necessary action after investigations.

Padmavati row: Film fraternity stands in support, urges government to step in

Members of the film and entertainment industry gathered in Mumbai on Sunday to express their support to Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati starring Deepika Padukone, Shahid Kapoor and Ranveer Singh.


Actor and filmmaker Lekh Tandon passes away at 88

Filmmaker and actor Lekh Tandon passed away on Sunday evening at his house in Powai, Mumbai. The funeral will be held on October 16.

Ashoke Pandit on Prasoon Joshi's CBFC appointment: Filmmakers' freedom of expression will now be protected

Filmmaker Ashoke Pandit says he is thankful that Prasoon Joshi has been chosen to replace Pahlaj Nihalani as the head of the CBFC. He also adds, "I'm sure the freedom of expression of a filmmaker will now be protected with Joshi coming in as a chairman."

Ashoke Pandit comes out in support of Madhur Bhandarkar

Madhur Bhandarkar's Indu Sarkar is facing flak from Congress workers and has been engulfed in controversy ever since it was announced. Bhandarkar recently took to Twitter to reveal that he had to cancel his press conference in Nagpur, which was scheduled for Sunday and asked whether he can have his freedom of expression back from Rahul Gandhi.

Board Games

Ashoke Pandit’s presence at the industry meet on Wednesday exposes the chinks in CBFC’s armour.


Ashoke Pandit slams Pahlaj Nihalani over 'Jai Gangajal' cuts

Censor board member Ashoke Pandit has again questioned his chief Pahlaj Nihalani for making cuts in films, this time in 'Jai Gangaajal'.

Anupam Kher, Mukesh Bhatt, Ashoke Pandit welcome Shyam Benegal-led panel to revamp Censor Board

Anupam Kher, Mukesh Bhatt and Ashoke Pandit have welcomed the panel headed by Shyam Benegal to revamp Censor Board.

Bollywood celebs slam 'Award Wapsi' move by filmmakers

Anupam Kher, Madhur Bhandarkar and Ashoke Pandit are among those who have called 'Award Wapsi' move by filmmakers disrespectful.

Cultural terrorism: Aamir Khan dividing India in the name of tolerance

It's time for people like Aamir Khan to show what they have done for this country. It is the country that has given them everything till now.