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Padmaavat, Mahanati and Nagarkirtan among others in Indian Panorama section of IFFI 2018

Epic big-screen dramas like Padmaavat and Mahanati are a part of the selection of Indian Panorama films for the 49th edition of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI), to be held in Goa next month.

Rajasthan elections: Soured ties with Rajputs key hurdle in Vasundhara Raje’s poll fight

Polling to the 200 Assembly seats is to take place on December 7. Rajputs account for about 12 per cent of the state’s population and wield influence in at least two dozen Assembly seats.


Sanju and Padmaavat get most nominations at Indian Film Festival of Melbourne Awards 2018

Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmaavat and Rajkumar Hirani's Sanju are leading the nomination pack for the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM) Awards 2018. The ceremony will be held from August 10-22.

Speak Easy: A Sahib in Awadh

How a British bureaucrat breathed new life to the old tale of Malik Muhammad Jaisi’s Padmavati. A spate of prose retellings of the metrical epic on the Rajput queen followed on the heels of the controversy.

Race 3 crosses the Rs 150 crore mark: A look at other films that have made the cut this year

Salman Khan starrer Race 3 has been breaking box office records like nobody's business. The latest action action-thriller from the Bhai of Bollywood has already minted a jaw-dropping Rs 151.8 crore at the box office.

Rajasthan textbook omits reference to Khilji seeing Padmini in mirror

The story of Padmini is mentioned in the chapter ‘Mughal Akraman: Prakar aur Prabhav’ (Mughal invasion: Type an effects) under the section ‘Padmini ki Kahaani’ (story of Padmini).


Nahargarh Fort ‘suicide’ case: Family cites handwriting test, claims cover-up bid; seeks murder probe

“We had sent handwriting samples of Saini along with photos of the writings on stones from Nahargarh to an independent handwriting expert for testing. The report has concluded that they were written by more than one person,” Saini’s brother-in-law Yogesh said.

This scene from Padmaavat starring Ranveer Singh's Allaudin Khilji has become a HILARIOUS meme on Twitter

The picture going viral on Twitter has Ranveer Singh's Allaudin Khilji from Padmaavat, also starring Deepika Padukone and Shahid Kapoor, saying 'Ye tohfa humne khud ko diya hai. (I have given this gift to myself.)'

Gujarat: Rajput outfit gives govt 10 days to junk Ambawadi clash FIRs

The representation, made under the banner of Shree Rashtriya Rajput Karni Sena, has demanded quashing of FIRs against a dozen inmates of the Nayanaba Jadeja IAS Bhawan for their alleged involvement in the Ambawadi clash.

Supreme Court dismisses Agnivesh's plea seeking deletion of scenes from Padmaavat

The court, on January 18, had set aside the ban and restrained other states from banning the film, paving way for its all-India release on January 25.

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Top 5 opening week grossers of 2018: Baaghi 2, Padmaavat, Raid, and more

This year's third month is coming to an end, and this has been an eventful year so far when it comes to Bollywood films. Here are the top 5 opening week Bollywood grossers of 2018 so far.

Bollywood's biggest opening weekends of 2018: Padmaavat, Raid, Padman and more

While it has been less than a quarter of a year, we have already seen a variety of films hitting the theatres. While some of them bombed miserably at the box office, others have been marvellous successes. Here are Bollywood's biggest opening weekends of 2018.


Top five Bollywood openers of 2018: Baaghi 2, Padmaavat, PadMan and more

It has been less than a quarter of a year, and we have seen the release of various Bollywood films, big and small, that have made a mark at the box office. Here are the biggest openers of 2018 yet.

Deepika Padukone celebrates Padmaavat's success

Deepika Padukone is in a happy place and this is quite evident in all her recent pictures. Padmaavat's success has made the makers and stars all happy.

From Sonam, Twinkle promoting PadMan to Ranveer, Ranbir out and about

See latest photos of Sonam Kapoor, Twinkle Khanna, Ranveer Singh and Ranbir Kapoor.

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar gives thumbs-up to Padmaavat

Padmaavat has been riddled with controversies ever since the film was announced. But it seems the filmmakers can take a sigh of relief as it is heading to a screen near you on January 25.