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No laughing matter: When comedians faced legal trouble for being funny
India

No laughing matter: When comedians faced legal trouble for being funny

A police complaint has been filed against Vir Das for his comments in his 'I Come from two Indias' special

Vadodara Police registers FIR against Shubham Mishra, detains him for alleged rape threats against comedian Agrima Joshua
India

Vadodara Police registers FIR against Shubham Mishra, detains him for alleged rape threats against comedian Agrima Joshua

Mishra had on Saturday uploaded a video on his Instagram account in which he used abusive language and issued rape threats against the comedian over some comments she had made on Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj

Rape threats against Agrima Joshua show Shivaji's progressive ideals have been hijacked by thugs
India

Rape threats against Agrima Joshua show Shivaji's progressive ideals have been hijacked by thugs

The clip can be found online and, quite frankly, is really funny because it makes fun of a government that’s spending, what many taxpayers consider a lot of money, building a memorial for Shivaji. The clip in no way even hints at a joke about the man, only makes fun of the jingoism of his followers.

Sumukhi Suresh condemns online abuse against female comics: 'You won't be allowed to think you can violate our bodies'
Arts & Culture

Sumukhi Suresh condemns online abuse against female comics: 'You won't be allowed to think you can violate our bodies'

Sumukhi Suresh took to Twitter, lambasting online abuse against women, especially those working in the field of entertainment.

Comedian Agrima Joshua apologises for 'hurting sentiments' with Chhatrapati Shivaji joke after Shiv Sena MLA demands arrest
Arts & Culture

Comedian Agrima Joshua apologises for 'hurting sentiments' with Chhatrapati Shivaji joke after Shiv Sena MLA demands arrest

In the video, Agrima Joshua can be heard commenting on a Shivaji Maharaj statue set to be erected in the Arabian Sea while making jocular references to what was said about it on Quora.