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Jan 19, 2019
Taking the Hardik Pandya-KL Rahul controversy to SC border on absurdity; there's no case against themThe controversy around Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul's remarks on Koffee with Karan was an internal matter of discipline and code of conduct between players and the governing body or its stand-in.
Oct 10, 2018
PIL demands censorship of streaming portals: Petition is based on misogyny, vague definition of obscenityA PIL was filed in the Bombay High Court for regulation of online web streaming portals like Netflix.
Aug 09, 2018
Meesha book controversy: Ban on literary work violates freedom of speech; test for such moves should be extremely stringentMeesha book controversy: Calls for ban on books violating the right to freedom of speech and expression and the court, in deciding whether a prohibition on a book is justified, must balance free speech with public interest
Jan 25, 2018
Ram Gopal Varma booked on obscenity charge by Hyderabad Police day before his film's online releaseA day before the release of his controversial movie God, Sex and Truth featuring American adult film star Mia Malkova, Hyderabad police booked filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma on an obscenity complaint filed by a social activist.
Aug 11, 2015
Lawyer moves Bombay HC seeking FIR against Radhe MaaIn more trouble for self-proclaimed godwoman Radhe Maa, a petition filed in the Bombay High Court on Tuesday sought a direction to the police to lodge an FIR against her for alleged cheating, obscenity and hurting religious sentiments.
May 15, 2015
Deport Sunny Leone and ban her future entry, demands Hindu groupThe Hindu Janajagruti Samiti (HJS) on Friday demanded the deportation of former porn star Sunny Leone and barring her future entry into India for displaying what it terms vulgarity on her website and insulting the dignity of women.
Oct 09, 2013
PIL filed against Honey Singh's 'vulgar lyrics' in Akshay Kumar film BossThe Delhi High Court was moved Wednesday through a public interest litigation (PIL) for suspension of the release of the Akshay Kumar-starrer "Boss" over a song, sung by Yo Yo Honey Singh, which was alleged to have vulgar lyrics
Aug 16, 2013
Obscenity case: SC stays proceedings against Mallika SherawatA bench headed by Justice B S Chauhan passed the order on Sherawat's plea who approached the apex court after the Gujarat High Court refused to grant any relief to her.
Feb 08, 2013
No thongs or political messages: Wardrobe advisory for Grammy AwardsThe annual Grammy Awards ceremony honors the best musicians of the year, but is also a major promotional showcase for rising stars and upcoming albums.
Apr 19, 2012
IPL opening ceremony 'obscene'; Madras HC asks seniors cops to respondThe Madras High Court bench has asked top police officers to respond to a petition, asking for criminal action against several Bollywood actors, for staging an 'obscene' cultural show during the inauguration of IPL V at Chennai on 3 April.