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Karni Sena wants ‘Padmavati’ banned

Karni Sena wants ‘Padmavati’ banned. The Shree Rashtriya Rajput Karni Sena on Friday demanded a ban on “Padmavati” after slamming Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani and censor board chief Prasoon Joshi for allowing its release with a U/A certificate.”I want to ask the central government what benefits will they get by supporting this movie?

Katy Perry banned from China?

Shanghai, Nov 18 : Katy Perry banned from China. American singer Katy Perry has reportedly been banned from China over a dress and cannot perform at Victoria’s Secret show here. The singer was said to be appearing at the fashion show which will take place on Monday.According to sources, Perry initially thought she would be

Plastic carrybags completely banned in 17 states, UTs: Government

NEW DELHI; Altogether 17 states and Union territories have imposed complete ban on manufacture, sale and use of plastic carrybags, the Lok Sabha was informed today.“In the country, 17 states and UTs have imposed complete ban on manufacture, stock, sale and use of plastic carrybags, through directions or notifications and executive orders,” Environment Minister Harsh

Nepal’s banking system holds banned Indian currency notes

Kathmandu: Nepal’s banking system has held banned Indian currency (IC) 500 and 1,000 notes worth Rs 35 million ($524,737). “As reported by the banking institutions licensed by us, they have held banned IC notes worth 35 million rupees as of Thursday,” said Narayan Poudel, spokesperson of Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB), adding that the amount could

Russian Olympics chief calls for quick nod to banned drugs list

Moscow: Russia Olympic Committee President Alexander Zhukov urged the government on Thursday to approve the list of doping preparations as soon as possible. The relevant powers have been granted to the government by a law adopted on Thursday on criminal liability for inducing athletes into doping use, reports Tass. “Indeed, the government needs within the

Mobile phones banned in Cabinet meetings

New Delhi: In a move aimed at checking any possibility of leakage of information through hacking of communication devices, Union Ministers have been asked not to carry mobile phones in Cabinet meetings. The Cabinet Secretariat has recently issued a directive to private secretaries of the concerned ministers in this regard. “It has been decided that

‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’ a victim of Indo-Pak tensions

‘Bad Moms’ billboards banned in Russia

Moscow: The film “Bad Moms”, starring actress Mila Kunis, has gotten into trouble in Russia because of Kunis’s last name which has a different meaning here. St. Petersburg-based ad agencies declined to place billboards of the film due to alleged sexual implications in the slogan which read “Do you want some Kunis?”, reports hollywoodreporter.com. The

Punjabi movie “Toofan Singh” banned by Censor Board

Chandigarh: Censor Board bans  Punjabi movie” Toffan Singh” . The Star Casts are unhappy with the decision made by Censor Board. They said that ,every State should have their own Censor Board. Adding on they said, Bombay based Censor Board have no knowledge of Punjab’s

Russian long jumper Klishina banned from Rio Olympics

Moscow: All-Russia Athletic Federation (ARAF) President Dmitry Shlyakhtin has said long jumper Darya Klishina was banned from competing in the ongoing Rio Olympics. “There are contradictory reports but we have confirmation from sources in Rio de Janeiro that Dasha was banned at the last moment,” Shlyakhtin said on Saturday, reports Tass. The Court of Arbitration

Punjab movie ‘Dharam Yudh morcha’ banned in India

Ludhiana: India’s Film Censor Board has banned the release of the film-Dharam Yudh Morcha- in India. The movie was related to the Punjabi Suba Morcha, Dharm Yudh Morcha and the period of militancy. The famous actor, singer and songwriter Raj Kakra has played a lead role. This release of the movie has been scheduled on September 16 across the world

School sealed, manager arrested after ban on national anthem

Allahabad: Police has arrested the manager ofa school here who refused to allow recital of national anthem on Independence Day, while authorities today began proceedings for sealing the school, which was allegedly running illegally, and stepped up security due to tension in the area. Zia-ul Haq, manager of MA Convent School in Baghara locality, was

China bans online media from publishing unverified content

Beijing: Chinese internet regulators have banned online media from publishing unverified news reports and content from social media, the authorities said. Every news item taken from social media must be verified before publishing. Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) issued a notice late Sunday stating that news websites must accredit sources, and were banned from fabricating

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Pak actor banned from hosting Ramazan show

Karachi: A Pakistani actor has been banned from hosting a popular Ramazan television show by media regulators for allegedly promoting controversial religious and sectarian views. The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) said it banned banned Hamza Ali Abbasi from hosting the show after receiving numerous complaints from viewers over the show’s controversial content which

Match-fixers should be banned for life: Pak pacer Amir

Lahore: Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir, who served a five-year ban for spot-fixing, on Saturday preached that match-fixers should be banned for life. Amir, who served three months in prison for spot-fixing during the 2010 Lord’s Test, will return to the same ground next month as part of the Pakistan team for the first of a

Banned in Delhi, outdated diesel-run vehicles adding to city’s pollution woes

 Ludhiana: Ludhianites willing to buy second hand cars are trying to benefit out of the present situation prevailing in Delhi. In view of ban imposed on diesel-run more than 10 years old vehicles by the Delhi government, city residents are coming forward in large numbers to buy these cars at cheaper rates. City-based car dealers

Use of siren in cars of VIPs banned in Puducherry 

Puducherry: Use of siren in cars of VIPs,including the escort and pilot vehicles of the Lieutenant Governor, has been banned in Puducherry. However, emergency services like ambulances and fire service vehicles, will be exempted from the restriction on the use of siren. The ban order has been issued by Puducherry Lt Governor Kiren Bedi, a

Media coverage banned in Golden Temple tomorrow

Amritsar: In a strange and unprecedented orders passed by SGPC Chief Secretary Harcharan Singh has banned the media coverage in the premises of Golden Temple on June 6 when 32nd anniversary of Operation Blue Star to be observed. In a letter written to Police Commissioner and District Public Relation officer, SGPC Chief Secretary Harcharan Singh

‘Udta Punjab’ not banned: Anurag Kashyap

Mumbai: Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap has refuted reports that his upcoming production “Udta Punjab”, which is based on issue of drug abuse in Punjab, has been banned by the censor board. There are reports that the Shahid Kapoor-Kareena Kapoor film has failed to get censor board’s approval due to excessive swearing and drug consumption. Kashyap has