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The Hindu
An absurd canvas: on Padmavatiwhere the story is set, freely hands out threats to the life and well-being of
The Hindu / Posted 41 minutes ago
where the story is set, freely hands out threats to the life and well-being of those associated with Padmavati, especially Deepika Padukone, its lead actor. Even Congress politicians are counselling that “sentiments” must be heeded. Sanjay Leela... Read more
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dna
Padmavati row: Protesters block Chittorgarh Fort, lawyer files plea against 'objectionable scenes' in SCfor tourists today." The Sarv Samaj Sangathan and some other outfits have term
dna / Posted 3 hours ago
for tourists today." The Sarv Samaj Sangathan and some other outfits have termed a song in the film, which shows actor Deepika Padukone as Queen Padmini dancing in a courtyard, "crossing dramatic license". Meanwhile, a lawyer, Manohar Lal... Read more
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asianage
Padmavati row: Did all Maharajas kneel before the British? Smriti slams Tharoormovie 'Padmavati' is in the eye of the storm over the portrayal of Rajput queen
asianage / Posted 4 hours ago
movie 'Padmavati' is in the eye of the storm over the portrayal of Rajput queen Padmavati. The period drama, starring Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh, and Shahid Kapoor has been facing protests from various groups, including Shree Rajput Karni... Read more
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asianage
'Padmavati' release to take longer? Censor board sends film back to makershe claimed there was nothing objectionable in the film. The Mumbai Police on T
asianage / Posted 4 hours ago
he claimed there was nothing objectionable in the film. The Mumbai Police on Thursday beefed up the security of actor Deepika Padukone after Shri Rajput Karni Sena (SRKS) warned of physical harm in case she did not refrain from "inciting... Read more
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dna
What do Scindia, Digvijaya and Amarinder think? Smriti Irani targets Shashi Tharoor for saying so-called ‘rajas kneeled before British rules’movie 'Padmavati' is in the eye of the storm over the portrayal of Rajput queen
dna / Posted 4 hours ago
movie 'Padmavati' is in the eye of the storm over the portrayal of Rajput queen Padmavati. The period drama, starring Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh, and Shahid Kapoor has been facing protests from various groups, including Shree Rajput Karni... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
I stand by Sanjay Leela Bhansali as well as his vision for Padmavati: Ranveer Singhit’s one of his most treasured characters. It’s a really meaty character to pla
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 hours ago
it’s one of his most treasured characters. It’s a really meaty character to play and I’m happy he trusted me with this. Deepika Padukone stars as Rani Padmavati in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s magnum opus. But now, are you relieved that you are done... Read more
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International Business Times
Salman Khan, Karan Johar and other Bollywood celebs speak out in support of Padmavati amid controversy The 2017 period drama Padmavati starring Deepika Padukone in lead is embroiled
International Business Times / Posted 7 hours ago
The 2017 period drama Padmavati starring Deepika Padukone in lead is embroiled in controversies ahead of its release on 1 December. Now, several Bollywood celebrities have come out in support of Sanjay Leela Bhansali-directed movie. Various... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Padmavati row: Protests over Bhansali movie spread to Tamil Nadu as Rajasthan, Haryana call for banhave alleged that Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s film depicts an “amorous relationship
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 hours ago
have alleged that Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s film depicts an “amorous relationship” between Padmavati – portrayed by actor Deepika Padukone – and Delhi Sultan Alauddin Khilji – played by Ranveer Singh. Makers of the film have denied the... Read more
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Gulf News
‘Padmavati’ row: Security for theatres promisedand threatened that his union would never work with Bhansali in future.Besides
Gulf News / Posted 9 hours ago
and threatened that his union would never work with Bhansali in future.Besides Bhansali, even the lead heroine of the film, Deepika Padukone, has been threatened by the Shri Rajput Karni Sena, which has called for a nationwide shutdown on December 1... Read more
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Business Standard India
Padmavati row: Rajasthan can't afford to be outraged by a fictional filmEven as I write this, actress Deepika Padukone and director Sanjay Leela Bhansa
Business Standard India / Posted 9 hours ago
Even as I write this, actress Deepika Padukone and director Sanjay Leela Bhansali have been forced to accept police protection after a fringe group in Rajasthan threatened them with physical harm, as it claimed to be outraged by their... Read more
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Gulf News
‘Padmavati’ protest: Entry to Chittorgarh Fort closedthat the movie, based on the life of Rani Padmini or Padmavati, who was queen o
Gulf News / Posted 10 hours ago
that the movie, based on the life of Rani Padmini or Padmavati, who was queen of Chittorgarh, should not be released. The film stars Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor in lead roles. It’s scheduled to relase in the UAE on Novembe... Read more
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Gulf News
Aditi Rao Hydari says Bhansali should be supportedhas this or that but there is nothing like that in the film,” said Hydari, who
Gulf News / Posted 10 hours ago
has this or that but there is nothing like that in the film,” said Hydari, who was last seen in Bhoomi.Padmavati features Deepika Padukone in the title role as Rani Padmavati, alongside Shahid Kapoor as Maharawal Ratan Singh and Ranveer Singh as... Read more
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Gulf News
Deepika Padukone threatened with violence over ‘Padmavati’an ugly turn on Thursday with a senior functionary of the right wing Shri Rajpu
Gulf News / Posted 10 hours ago
an ugly turn on Thursday with a senior functionary of the right wing Shri Rajput Karni Sena threatening Bollywood actor Deepika Padukone with physical harm if she incited public sentiments.Referring to nose chopping in the epic Ramayana, Karni... Read more
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The Hindu
‘Padmavati’ row: protesters block tourist entry to Chhittorgarh Fortfor tourists today.” The Sarv Samaj Sangathan and some other outfits have term
The Hindu / Posted 10 hours ago
for tourists today.” The Sarv Samaj Sangathan and some other outfits have termed a song in the film, which shows actor Deepika Padukone as Queen Padmini dancing in a courtyard, “crossing dramatic license”. Meanwhile, Rajasthan Tourism... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Padmavati row: Protesters block entry to Chhittorgarh Fort in Rajasthantoday (Friday).” The Sarv Samaj Sangathan and some other outfits have termed a
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 11 hours ago
today (Friday).” The Sarv Samaj Sangathan and some other outfits have termed a song in the film, which shows actor Deepika Padukone as Queen Padmini dancing in a courtyard, “crossing dramatic license”. The Karni Sena had alleged distortion... Read more
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asianage
Padmavati: Meeeut-based groups offer Rs 5 crores 'reward' for Deepika, SLB's headshad attacked Bhansali in Jaipur and vandalised a theatre in Noida few days ago,
asianage / Posted 12 hours ago
had attacked Bhansali in Jaipur and vandalised a theatre in Noida few days ago, now threatening to harm the lead actress Deepika Padukone by referring to the nose chopping of ‘Surpanakha’, few more shocking threats have been issued by outfits... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Padmavati: Outfits announce Rs 5 crores bounty on Deepika, Bhansali’s headshad attacked Bhansali in Jaipur and vandalised a theatre in Noida few days ago,
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 12 hours ago
had attacked Bhansali in Jaipur and vandalised a theatre in Noida few days ago, now threatening to harm the lead actress Deepika Padukone by referring to the nose chopping of ‘Surpanakha’, few more shocking threats have been issued by outfits... Read more
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asianage
Padmavati: Maharashtra govt to provide security to theatres, K'taka minister also gives assuranceMumbai/ Belagavi: The Maharashtra government is doing a security assessment of
asianage / Posted 14 hours ago
Mumbai/ Belagavi: The Maharashtra government is doing a security assessment of actor Deepika Padukone and will also provide security to theatres, if needed, in the wake of protests against Bollywood film 'Padmavati', Minister of State for Home Ranjit... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Maharashtra, Karnataka govts back 'Padmavati', to ensure adequate security for filmMumbai/ Belagavi: The Maharashtra government is doing a security assessment of
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 15 hours ago
Mumbai/ Belagavi: The Maharashtra government is doing a security assessment of actor Deepika Padukone and will also provide security to theatres, if needed, in the wake of protests against Bollywood film 'Padmavati', Minister of State for Home Ranjit... Read more
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dna
Padmavati row: Mumbai Police increase Deepika Padukone's security after threatThe Mumbai Police on Thursday beefed up the security of actor Deepika Padukone
dna / Posted 16 hours ago
The Mumbai Police on Thursday beefed up the security of actor Deepika Padukone after Shri Rajput Karni Sena (SRKS) warned of physical harm incase she did not refrain from 'inciting public sentiments', a senior official said. Karni Sena leader... Read more
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asianage
Padmavati row: Deepika's security beefed up after nose chopping threatMumbai: The Mumbai Police on Thursday beefed up the security of actor Deepika P
asianage / Posted 17 hours ago
Mumbai: The Mumbai Police on Thursday beefed up the security of actor Deepika Padukone after Shri Rajput Karni Sena (SRKS) warned of physical harm in case she did not refrain from "inciting public sentiments", a senior official said. Karni Sena... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Padmavati row: Will cut Deepika Padukone’s nose, threatens Karni Senatook an ugly turn on Thursday with a senior functionary of the protesting Shri
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 22 hours ago
took an ugly turn on Thursday with a senior functionary of the protesting Shri Rajput Karni Sena threatening actor Deepika Padukone with physical harm if she incited public sentiments. Referring to the nose chopping of ‘Surpanakha’ in the... Read more
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asianage
Padmavati is cultural terrorism: Karni Sena chiefand you will get the answer”, he stated. The Karni Sena also seems to have tak
asianage / Posted 23 hours ago
and you will get the answer”, he stated. The Karni Sena also seems to have taken umbrage at the statement issued by actor Deepika Padukone who has said that Padmavati would release at all costs. Deepika plays the title role of Padmavati in the... Read more
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asianage
Irrfan Khan preps for Vishal Bhardwaj’s nextof S. Hussain Zaidi’s book Mafia Queens of Mumbai, it is on the life and times
asianage / Posted yesterday
of S. Hussain Zaidi’s book Mafia Queens of Mumbai, it is on the life and times of Ashraf Khan, popularly known as Sapna Didi. Deepika Padukone will be playing the titular role. Directed by Honey Trehan, the film will be produced by Vishal Bhar... Read more
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Business Standard India
Inconvenient messageshate speech are not limited to media alone. On Thursday, a fringe group in Raja
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
hate speech are not limited to media alone. On Thursday, a fringe group in Rajasthan called the Karni Sena threatened actor Deepika Padukone with physical harm, escalating its protests against the film Padmavati, which features the actor in the... Read more
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dna
Padmavati row: UP organisation announces Rs 5 crore reward for beheading Deepika, Sanjay Leela Bhansalinow Chatriya Samaj in Uttar Pradesh has announced a reward of Rs 5 crore to any
dna / Posted yesterday
now Chatriya Samaj in Uttar Pradesh has announced a reward of Rs 5 crore to anyone beheading Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Deepika Padukone. Demanding a ban on Padmavati, Thakur Abhishek Som, an office-bearer of the Chatriya Samaj has announced a... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Christian Louboutin Collaborates With Bollywood Designer on Capsule Collection for L.A.business on preserving and elevating Indian artisan handcrafts, dressing Reese
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted yesterday
business on preserving and elevating Indian artisan handcrafts, dressing Reese Witherspoon, Vidya Balan, Priyanka Chopra, Deepika Padukone and many more stars since starting his label in 1999. “What would Paris be without the Eiffel Tower? When I... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Padmavati row: Threat to maim Deepika Padukone, Rs 5-crore bounty on Bhansali’s headdirector in January this year in Jaipur where he was shooting the film, have no
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
director in January this year in Jaipur where he was shooting the film, have now threatened to maim the film’s lead actor, Deepika Padukone. The film is based on a 16th century poem and historians have said that there is no record of such a queen... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Amid Padmavati row, SC says can’t put curbs on freedom of speech of filmmakers, writersRajput community has alleged that the film depicts an “amorous relationship” be
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
Rajput community has alleged that the film depicts an “amorous relationship” between Padmavati – portrayed by Deepika Padukone — and Alauddin Khilji — played by Ranveer Singh. Bhansali and his team have, however, dismissed the claims... Read more
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asianage
Padmavati row: Will cut off Deepika's nose as done to Shurpanakha, warns Karni Senaagainst the actress," said a member of Sri Rajput Karni Sena approving Sena chi
asianage / Posted yesterday
against the actress," said a member of Sri Rajput Karni Sena approving Sena chief Lokendra Singh Kalvi's remark on actress Deepika Padukone for allegedly portraying a demeaning image of Rajput women in 'Padmavati' film. "Rajput Karni Sena is... Read more
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International Business Times
'We'll cut off her nose': Deepika Padukone threatened ahead of Padmavati release Days after top Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone expressed her disappointment
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
Days after top Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone expressed her disappointment at the ongoing protests against the release of her upcoming film Padmavati, a caste organisation in India has threatened to "chop off" the actress' nose. The threat was... Read more
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Gulf News
‘Padmavati’ controversy: State cautions ministryprotests have been led by right-wing Hindu group, accusing director Sanjay Leel
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
protests have been led by right-wing Hindu group, accusing director Sanjay Leela Bhansali of distorting historical facts. Deepika Padukone, Shahid Kapoor and Ranveer Singh play lead roles.Meanwhile, CBFC chairperson Prasoon Joshi has clarified... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Hema Malini hands over the baton to Deepika Padukone with a heartfelt messageHema Malini handed over the baton to Deepika Padukone, as she presented the ver
Central Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Hema Malini handed over the baton to Deepika Padukone, as she presented the very first copy of her biography to the actress with a handwritten message. Deepika recently launched the biography at an event where Hema Ji spoke wonderful things about the... Read more
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Aljazeera
Bollywood film Padmavati faces protests from Karni Senaabsolutely appalling. What have we gotten ourselves into? And where have we rea
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
absolutely appalling. What have we gotten ourselves into? And where have we reached as a nation? We have regressed," actor Deepika Padukone who plays Padmavati in the film said on Tuesday, referring to calls for a ban. The film awaits a go-ahead... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
If we find anything objectionable, we'll meet the director: MNS on Padmavati rowwould take a stand on the controversial film ‘Padmavati’ only after watching it
Decclan Chronicle / Posted yesterday
would take a stand on the controversial film ‘Padmavati’ only after watching it. The Sanjay Leela Bhansali movie featuring Deepika Padukone, Shahid Kapoor and Ranveer Singh in lead roles is being opposed by certain organisations. Amey Khopkar, the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Padmavati row: Karni Sena wants Bharat Bandh, Bhansali gets security coverhas ever danced in front of anyone, and they cannot play with history," she sai
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
has ever danced in front of anyone, and they cannot play with history," she said, indicating the "Ghoomar" song which features the film's lead actress Deepika Padukone. Earlier, the Supreme Court had dismissed a plea to stall the film's... Read more
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asianage
'Padmavati' release will disrupt law, CBFC must consider people's views: UP govtire of various groups, who allege improper "depiction" of legendary queen Rani
asianage / Posted yesterday
ire of various groups, who allege improper "depiction" of legendary queen Rani Padmavati in the movie. "Padmavati" stars Deepika Padukone in the titular role. Shahid Kapoor essays the role of Maharawal Ratan Singh and Ranveer Singh plays Alauddin... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Padmavati: UP govt says film’s release can cause law and order problem, Karni Sena gives bandh callthe censor board should be apprised about the public resentment over the allege
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
the censor board should be apprised about the public resentment over the alleged distortion of facts in the film starring Deepika Padukone as Padmavati. The Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) is yet to watch the film, as clarified by its... Read more
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dna
Rajput Karni Sena threatens Deepika Padukone over 'Padmavati'and erstwhile royals are also adding voice to the protest. RKS patron Lokendra
dna / Posted yesterday
and erstwhile royals are also adding voice to the protest. RKS patron Lokendra Singh Kalvi on Wednesday flayed actor Deepika Padukone for her outburst against the protests. Kalvi said, "Deepika is like a daughter. She should exercise... Read more
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dna
Subramanian Swamy irked by Deepika remarkBJP leader Subramanian Swamy slammed actor Deepika Padukone on Tuesday for her
dna / Posted yesterday
BJP leader Subramanian Swamy slammed actor Deepika Padukone on Tuesday for her comments regarding the hullabaloo around ‘Padmavati’. “It`s appalling, it`s absolutely appalling. What have we gotten ourselves into? And where have we reached as a... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Is Abhishek Bachchan doing the Sahir Ludhianvi biopic?biopic is being produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali and it will be directed by Ja
Central Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
biopic is being produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali and it will be directed by Jasmeet Reen. Earlier there were reports that Deepika Padukone will also be part of the film. She will play Amrita Pritam’s character but recently in an interview, Deepika... Read more
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The Hindu
‘Padmavati’: Karni Sena threatens Bharat Bandh, Bhansali gets police protectionhas ever danced in front of anyone, and they cannot play with history,” she sai
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
has ever danced in front of anyone, and they cannot play with history,” she said, indicating the Ghoomar song which features the film’s lead actress Deepika Padukone. Earlier, the Supreme Court had dismissed a plea to stall the film’... Read more
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asianage
Padmavati row: Rajput Karni Sena to hold nationwide bandh on Dec 1and rallies in Gurgaon, Patna and Bhopal before that," Kalvi told reporters. K
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
and rallies in Gurgaon, Patna and Bhopal before that," Kalvi told reporters. Kalvi said that the statement by actress Deepika Padukone, who plays the legendary queen in the movie, that nothing can stop the release of the film was... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Padmavati row: Karni Sena calls shutdown on Dec 1, Bhansali gets police protectionhas ever danced in front of anyone, and they cannot play with history,” she sai
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
has ever danced in front of anyone, and they cannot play with history,” she said, indicating the “Ghoomar” song which features the film’s lead actress Deepika Padukone. Earlier, the Supreme Court had dismissed a plea to stall the film’... Read more
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Gulf News
Aditi Rao Hydari is all praise for ‘Padmavati’ directormore power to you.”The actress also stars in Padmavati, a period drama film dir
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
more power to you.”The actress also stars in Padmavati, a period drama film directed by Bhansali. The film also features Deepika Padukone in the title role as Rani Padmavati, alongside Shahid Kapoor as Maharawal Ratan Singh and Ranveer Singh as... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
'I hand over the baton to you': Deepika shares endearing note from Hema MaliniNew Delhi: Amidst busy promotional activities for her upcoming movie 'Padmavati
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
New Delhi: Amidst busy promotional activities for her upcoming movie 'Padmavati', Deepika Padukone on Tuesday shared a note written to her by none other than Hema Malini. The Mastani of Bollywood shared the endearing note on her Instagram page. The... Read more
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asianage
Deepika Padukone shares heart-warming, handwritten note from Hema MaliniNew Delhi: Amidst busy promotional activities for her upcoming movie 'Padmavati
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
New Delhi: Amidst busy promotional activities for her upcoming movie 'Padmavati', Deepika Padukone on Tuesday shared a note written to her by none other than Hema Malini. The Mastani of Bollywood shared the endearing note on her Instagram page. The... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Padmavati row: The audience is intelligent enough to judge the film, says Neil Nitin Mukeshby Sanjay Leela Bhansali has drawn flak from various quarters for allegedly dis
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
by Sanjay Leela Bhansali has drawn flak from various quarters for allegedly distorting historical facts. The film has Deepika Padukone essaying the role queen Padmavati. It also stars Shahid Kapoor as Padmavati’s husband Maharawal Ratan Singh... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Deepika Padukone shares endearing note by her idol Hema MaliniAmid the busy promotional activities for her upcoming movie Padmavati, Deepika
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
Amid the busy promotional activities for her upcoming movie Padmavati, Deepika Padukone shared a note written to her by none other than Hema Malini, on Tuesday. The Mastani of Bollywood shared the endearing note on her Instagram page. The note... Read more
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asianage
Padmavati row continues: Rajput group vandalises theatre in Kota over screening of trailercontent once the film was passed by the censor board. Padmavati, which is sche
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
content once the film was passed by the censor board. Padmavati, which is scheduled to be released on December 1, features Deepika Padukone in the role of queen Padmavati while Ranveer Singh plays the role of Alauddin Khilji. The movie has found... Read more
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