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CONTROVERSY NEWS

'Lady Chatterley's Lover': Know more about the book and what made it controversial in its time

November 28, 2022 2:55 pm

Not just in Europe, 'Lady Chatterley's Lover' was considered contentious in countries like the US, Australia, Canada, Japan and also India

Florence Pugh was 'comfortable' showing her 'small breasts' in sheer pink Valentino gown

October 14, 2022 4:23 pm

"...it aggravated [people] that I was comfortable," the actor was quoted as saying

Behind the Art: Why was Pablo Picasso's 'Les Demoiselles d'Avignon' so controversial in its time?

August 06, 2022 4:29 pm

After hundreds of sketches and several months of painting, Picasso changed the face of the Western art world by producing Les Demoiselles d'Avignon

'It was taken out of context': Kim Kardashian addresses controversy over her advice to women in business

March 31, 2022 9:31 am

"That statement that I said was without questions and conversation around it. It became a sound bite really with no context," she said

Kim Kardashian is being called out for remarks on women not working hard enough

March 11, 2022 6:53 pm

Actor Jameela Jamil lashed out, saying: "I think if you grew up in Beverly Hills with super successful parents in what was simply a smaller mansion… nobody needs to hear your thoughts on success/work ethic"

Kim Kardashian addresses 'Blackfishing' accusations: 'It comes from my daughter North'

January 07, 2022 9:05 pm

"There's also a history of braiding hair in Armenia, and people forget that I am Armenian as well"

UK department store pulls children's party dress 'Lollita' from website after social media backlash

December 13, 2021 12:04 pm

Its screenshot started making rounds on social media after writer Victoria Coren Mitchell tweeted saying, "If you were going to think of a name for a child’s party dress, what would you NOT call it?"

From gold-flecked steak to video of him 'talking': The week that was controversial for Salt Bae

November 15, 2021 10:08 pm

While his salt-sprinkling skills may be impressive, everything else that Gokce does seems to land him in trouble

A roundup of some recent ads that hurt 'Indian' sentiments

November 01, 2021 2:11 pm

From Sabyasachi mangalsutra ad campaign to Tanishq inter-faith marriage -- here's everything that offended people

Snickers apologises for airing a 'homophobic' ad after being criticised on social media

August 08, 2021 1:30 pm

"Did they think it was funny?" one person tweeted

CONTROVERSY VIDEOS

Bassi loyal to ‘khaki’ worn by RSS workers: AAP

February 19, 2016 8:17 am

New Delhi, Feb 19 (ANI): Taking a jibe at B.S. Bassi over the ongoing JNU controversy, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Somnath Bharti on Friday alleged it seems that the Delhi Police Commissioner is loyal to the 'Khaki' pants worn by the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) workers. He said the Delhi Police is taking haphazard action. When Bassi talks about the 'khaki', it is not clear whether he is talking about the policemen, who wear the 'khaki' uniform or the 'Khaki' pants which the RSS workers wear.

Haryana CM Khattar backs Vij's beef remark

February 10, 2016 11:38 am

Chennai, Feb 10 (ANI): Supporting the Haryana's Health Minister Anil Vij statement on beef, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Wednesday said there should be no controversy on Vij's remark, as they already have an act banning beef in the state. Totally agreeing with Vij's statement, he said that no beef in Haryana. Anil Vij on Wednesday stroked a fresh row saying those who cannot live without eating beef should not visit the state where stringent cow protection law is in place.

Kavita Krishnamurthy opines on Sonu Nigam's Jet Airways row

February 09, 2016 8:17 am

New Delhi, Feb 8 (ANI): Speaking on the on-going Sonu Nigam's Jet Airways controversy, singer Kavita Krishnamurthy supported her counterpart, saying that suspension was a harsh decision. Sonu Nigam recently made headlines for performing on medley of songs on the Jet Airways flight, following which the airline has suspended the entire cabin crew of that flight. The 'Bole Chudiyan' songstress, who has worked with a variety of music composers including R. D. Burman, Hamsalekha and A. R. Rahman, was recently spotted at a musical night 'Basant Ke Rang' held in the national capital. Others who performed at the event were singer Shabir Kumar, and `Uttaran` famed TV star Sreejita among others.

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