Kangana Ranaut on Deepika Padukone and Padmavati: Everyone was milking the situation for their benefit

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Kangana Ranaut on Deepika Padukone and Padmavati: Everyone was milking the situation for their benefit Kangana Ranaut explained she prefers to support Deepika Padukone separately. The latter actor who has been embroiled in the Padmavati controversy had been at the receiving of terrifying death threats. Padmavati has remained the talking point in the past one month, and so have the death threats to Deepika Padukone. While most of the industry has sided with this Sanjay Leela Bhansali directorial, faction groups have continued to challenge its release, leaving the film still on the…

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EXCLUSIVE! Kangana Ranaut clarifies she supports Deepika Padukone but is wary of Shabana Azmi’s petition backing Padmavati

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EXCLUSIVE! Kangana Ranaut clarifies she supports Deepika Padukone but is wary of Shabana Azmi’s petition backing Padmavati Kangana Ranaut FINALLY breaks her silence on turning down Deepika Bachao petition run by Shabana Azmi…. Since morning there were reports  on how Kangana Ranaut refused to sign the petition run by Shabana Azmi in support of Deepika Padukone following the threats over Padmavati. Mid Day even quoted a source saying when Kangana was approached, she flatly refused to sign it, further sparking rumours that she declined it due to her fallout with…

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Kangana on supporting Padmavati: I am on the fence about being a part of a feminist movement called ‘Deepika bachao’

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Kangana on supporting Padmavati: I am on the fence about being a part of a feminist movement called ‘Deepika bachao’ Kangana Ranaut said that she won’t sign the petition for Deepika Padukone and Padmavati, which has been initiated by Shabana Azmi and backed by Hema Malini, Alia Bhatt and Priyanka Chopra. Padmavati is receiving support from many Bollywood celebrities. However, it seems Kangana Ranaut is not entirely convinced. While Kangana is one of the actors to lend her support to Padmavati, she does not want to be a part of what…

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Deepika Padukone pulls out of GES after Padmavati release delay

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Deepika Padukone pulls out of GES after Padmavati release delay Bollywood actor Deepika Padukone has pulled out of Global Entrepreneurship Summit amid the delay in the release of her upcoming movie Padmavati after Hindu-extremist groups in India held violent protests. The Tamasha star was scheduled to appear at the event while US President Donald Trump s daughter Ivanka Trump as well as Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi who will come during the inaugural session on November 28. Deepika declined to attend the summit despite being expected to turn up, Telangana government…

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Padmavati controversy: They should focus on actual social issues, says Esha Gupta

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Padmavati controversy: They should focus on actual social issues, says Esha Gupta Condemning the attack on Padmavati, Esha Gupta says such an extreme reaction is never given when something as grave as rape happens in India. Condemning the outcry and death threats against Bollywood star Deepika Padukoneand filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali over their upcoming film Padmavati, actor Esha Gupta says such an extreme reaction is never given when something as grave as rape happens in India. Padmavati, based on the life of queen Padmini, has been in the eye of the storm…

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Padmavati controversy ‘dangerous’ in the foreign film world’s eyes

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Padmavati controversy ‘dangerous’ in the foreign film world’s eyes The uproar over Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Padmavati has made visiting international movie makers at IFFI take note of how “dangerous” voices are infringing on film industry’s freedom of expression. They don’t know fact from fiction about fabled Rajput queen Padmavati, but the uproar over Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Padmavati has made visiting international movie talent here sit up and take note of how “autocratic” and “dangerous” voices and actions are infringing on freedom of expression in India’s film industry. Iranian filmmaker Majid Majidi…

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Kapil Sharma supports Padmavati and Deepika Padukone: Threats are wrong

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Kapil Sharma supports Padmavati and Deepika Padukone: Threats are wrong Kapil Sharma has expressed his point of view on the entire Padmavati controversy. The Firangi actor says the entire nation is upset about the statements being passed on the actor and the film. Every day Padmavati is making news for reasons more than one. With the film hurting sentiments of Rajputs and the controversies around it, the makers deferred the release. In fact, the matter escalated to such a level that a BJP leader passed a statement that he would award…

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Padmavati controversy: Alia Bhatt blames ‘violent threats’ for Nahargarh death

Padmavati controversy: Alia Bhatt blames ‘violent threats’ for Nahargarh death

Padmavati controversy: Alia Bhatt blames ‘violent threats’ for Nahargarh death Many Bollywood stars were left shocked after the Nahargarh death where the body of a man was found hanging in the fort. Alia Bhatt took to Twitter and has strongly condemned the incident. Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s magnum opus Padmavati has been facing a lot of trouble since the time of its inception and, on Friday the protests against Bhansali’s film took a horrifying turn. The body of a man was found hanging in Rajasthan’s Nahargarh Fort, 20 km near Jaipur. Bollywood…

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This is why Padmavati was not cleared by the CBFC

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This is why Padmavati was not cleared by the CBFC Padmavati was not cleared by the CBFC as the board stated that the makers left the application incomplete. The film’s new release date is yet to be announced. Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Padmavati has been at the center of various controversies for the past few weeks. Though the film’s trailer was welcomed warmly by the audience, the director’s woes started soon after Rajput Karni Sena, along with various other political and religious organisations, started raising objections to the film’s content. They believed…

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Ranveer Singh on Padmavati controversy: I have been told not to comment given the sensitive time

Ranveer Singh on Padmavati controversy: I have been told not to comment given the sensitive time

Ranveer Singh on Padmavati controversy: I have been told not to comment given the sensitive time Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh who plays Alauddin Khilji in Padmavati, revealed that considering the delicate nature of the current situation, he has been asked not to say anything on the controversy. Actor Ranveer Singh today reiterated that he stands by his upcoming release Padmavati and the film’s director Sanjay Leela Bhansali, who has been at the receiving end of death threats by political and fringe groups that want the period drama banned. But at the same time,…

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