A caste organisation in India, which has been staging violent protests across India against the screening of the Deepika Padukone starrer Padmavati, has threatened to burn down theatres in the UK.
Meanwhile, a functionary at Viacom 18, however, said there was no plan to release the film globally without it being cleared by the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC). Asked about the inaccuracies in the Class 12 history text-book regarding Padmini, Devnani said: "I have asked the Rajasthan Board of Secondary Education, which brings out these books, to examine the matter and submit a report."RBSE chairperson BL Chaudhary said the syllabus in the history text-books has not been changed since the last 50 years".
Pistorius' jail sentence more than doubled
South African law sets 15 years as the suggested minimum for murder, though this can be reduced depending on the circumstances. Oscar Pistorius sits in the dock during his sentencing hearing at North Gauteng High Court on June 13, 2016 in Pretoria.
The Rajput Karni Sena had even called for a Bharat Bandh on December 1 to protest against the controversial film over what it calls "blatant distortion of facts" by its makers. The set of the movie was vandalised twice - in Jaipur and Kolhapur - and the director was roughed up by Karni Sena members in Jaipur in January. After those two incidents, protests against the film nearly went silent.
Further maintaining his stand on banning the movie, he said, "If a new date of release is announced, we will be ready to protest again". "But tampering with historical facts and defaming Rajput glory is something that can not be ignored", said Kalvi.
However, historians are yet to confirm whether queen Padmini actually existed or not and the film has been inspired by a 16th-century poem.
Bhansali has been under attack from the group since he started shooting for the movie. Even the Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh governments are mulling over imposing a ban on the film which has irked several Hindu groups.
Sunteck Realty is reportedly planning to ramp up its commercial property business, by pumping in about Rs 1,500 crores. Meanwhile, the Nifty was trading higher by 14.45 points or 0.14% at 10,356.75 with 33 components gaining.
Upholding the Mandal Commission recommendation that extended reservation to OBCs, the court had in 1992 capped the quota at 50%. On Monday, PAAS supporters ransacked Congress offi ces in Surat after the party declared its fi rst list of candidates.
We had a great start, with good intent, got the goal, and you could see the belief in how we were working and playing. He said: "We conceded seven goals in Barcelona when I first came in and I was very disappointed after that".
The England worldwide made his first appearance in a month following a groin injury during Thursday's 1-0 loss away to FC Cologne, a result which still meant the Gunners qualify for the last-32 as Group H winners.
You can tune in to NBC to enjoy the festivities, as well as stream the event on their site and through their mobile app. To stream it on a computer, point your browser to NBC.com/live and log in with the account tied to your cable provider.
As of the end of the quarter Visionary Asset Management, Inc. had disposed of 2,237 shares trimming its holdings by 4.9%. The company has a market capitalization of $36,034.79, a PE ratio of 17.79, a PEG ratio of 1.71 and a beta of 1.17.
According to a report by The Economic Times, the electric vehicles will include the e2oplus hatchback and the e-Verito sedan. The total number of EVs sold globally was 6-7 lakh units at the end of 2016 and only about 2000 EVs in India.
Since we have had an agreement on association and free trade with them for some time now, we can see that clear-cut steps are made here.
NSW government announces $2 billion stadium rebuild
This is a momentous day for the state of NSW, also for rugby league, players, clubs and most importantly rugby league fans. Built in 1988, Allianz Stadium now holds a capacity of 45,000, with its updated version set to hold the same.
Samsung Galaxy A5 2018 Can Have Infinity Display
We feel rejoiced that Samsung is extending the Oreo update to the S6 that was launched three years back. This would not be the first time we see phone designs earlier thanks to some pictures with cases.
Inquest begins today into Buncrana pier tragedy
The baby, Rioghnach-Ann McGrotty, was rescued by passerby Davitt Walsh , who swam to the vehicle to try and save the family. At the time of the accident, in March 2016, the pier was said to be "slippery as ice" due to a covering of thick algae.
Aston Martin Vantage GTE
Pour la Vantage victorieuse aux dernières 24 Heures du Mans en catégorie GTE, l'heure de la retraite a sonné. Aston Martin propose dès à présent un configurateur en ligne très complet pour la nouvelle Vantage.
US Navy calls off search for three missing in plane crash
The sailors were aboard a C2-A Greyhound transport plane that crashed into the ocean southeast of Okinawa on Wednesday afternoon. No one was injured on either vessel and Benfold sustained minimal damage, the 7th Fleet said in a statement on November 18.
India bowl out Sri Lanka for 205, reach 11/1 on Day 1
The two teams are fighting to get ahead in the three-Test series after the opening game ended in a draw at Kolkata's Eden Gardens. Rohit Sharma will replace speedster Bhuvneshwar Kumar. "Rohit Sharma can take on the captaincy role in the skipper's absence".