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From Sallapam to Rani Padmini, how Manju Warrier made a successful comeback to regain Malayalam superstar status
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From Sallapam to Rani Padmini, how Manju Warrier made a successful comeback to regain Malayalam superstar status

Fourteen years after stepping away from the industry, Manju Warrier came back to the ‘new wave’ in Malayalam cinema and is finding her footing again. Here’s a quick look at her journey in Malayalam cinema.

Padmaavat row: Karni Sena meets Yogi Adityanath, urges him to ban film, threatens 'janata curfew' in theaters if movie is screened in UP
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Padmaavat row: Karni Sena meets Yogi Adityanath, urges him to ban film, threatens 'janata curfew' in theaters if movie is screened in UP

Ahead of the release of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Padmaavat' on 25 January, leaders of the Shree Rajput Karni Sena met Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday and demanded a ban on the film in the state.

Rajasthan hacking: Shambhulal Regar is 'Jihadi John' of India, a product of Hindutva brigade's caliphate of hatred
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Rajasthan hacking: Shambhulal Regar is 'Jihadi John' of India, a product of Hindutva brigade's caliphate of hatred

Shambhulal Regar isn't the only one responsible for killing Afrazul. An entire battalion of hate-mongers, their cheerleaders, benefactors, and protectors are guilty of this assault on Hinduism, India, and humanity

Padmavati controversy: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar says film won't release in state
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Padmavati controversy: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar says film won't release in state

The chief ministers of Gujarat, Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh had previously said they wouldn't allow Padmavati to release in their states

Padmavati would be saddened by violence perpetrated in her name, says author of new book on queen
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Padmavati would be saddened by violence perpetrated in her name, says author of new book on queen

Anuja Chandramouli's book traces the events that led up to Padmavati's self-immolation (jauhar) in the face of Alauddin Khilji's invasion, and narrates the story of "a remarkable woman who lived gently, loved passionately, and embraced her destiny with unmatched courage"

Padmavati controversy: Will British censors reconsider release after UK's Rajput Samaj protest?
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Padmavati controversy: Will British censors reconsider release after UK's Rajput Samaj protest?

The BBFC, days after clearing Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati, is reconsidering the release of a film after facing opposition from the Rajput Samaj of UK.

Padmavati: Rajat Sharma says 'ministers will feel ashamed of their remarks after watching film'
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Padmavati: Rajat Sharma says 'ministers will feel ashamed of their remarks after watching film'

Rajat Sharma, who has seen Padmavati, says there are no scenes between Deepika Padukone's Rani Padmini and Ranveer Singh's Alauddin Khilji in the film.

Padmavati controversy: With one eye on Rajasthan's 2018 Assembly polls, parties have jumped headlong into this row
Politics

Padmavati controversy: With one eye on Rajasthan's 2018 Assembly polls, parties have jumped headlong into this row

Historical dramas, period films and biopics have always drawn extreme reactions in India. Fringe groups representing various vested interests have routinely claimed that portions of the film offend them, or misrepresent history, or simply portrays the community in a poor light

Padmavati: Karnataka Home Minister directs DGP to ensure security for Deepika Padukone; MLA Devender Rana calls for ban in J&K
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Padmavati: Karnataka Home Minister directs DGP to ensure security for Deepika Padukone; MLA Devender Rana calls for ban in J&K

Ramalinga Reddy wrote to DGP of Karnataka directing him to ensure amped up security for Deepika Padukone and her family. Devender Rana urges Mehbooba Mufti to ban the release of Padmavati in Jammu and Kashmir

Padmavati controversy: Beneath Rajput anxiety over depiction of Padmini lies a deep-seated complex
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Padmavati controversy: Beneath Rajput anxiety over depiction of Padmini lies a deep-seated complex

The depiction of the legend of Padmini (immortalised in Padmavati) has triggered the anxiety of Rajputs because it can challenge their self-definition in the eyes of others

Padmavati: Sanjay Leela Bhansali says film is a 'tribute to Rajput queen, won't hurt sentiments'
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Padmavati: Sanjay Leela Bhansali says film is a 'tribute to Rajput queen, won't hurt sentiments'

Bhansali insisted his only ambition was "to pay tribute to the sacrifice, valour and honour of Rani Padmavati."

Padmavati protest: Would Karni Sena defend a rape survivor, or a woman who chooses her lover?
Bollywood

Padmavati protest: Would Karni Sena defend a rape survivor, or a woman who chooses her lover?

It’s time the Karni Sena realise their arguments seem to be less about historical fact than it is about controlling Padmavati’s story — which in this case also means controlling women’s bodies.

Padmavati row: Bhansali Productions says 'misunderstandings' with Rajput Sabha clarified
Bollywood

Padmavati row: Bhansali Productions says 'misunderstandings' with Rajput Sabha clarified

Misunderstandings regarding the content of Padmavati have been clarified with Shree Rajput Sabha, a statement by Bhansali Productions said on Tuesday.

Padmavati row: Rajput Sabha should focus on the real issues facing the community and its women
India

Padmavati row: Rajput Sabha should focus on the real issues facing the community and its women

There is no dearth of real issues — the ones that affect the lives of Rajasthani women, especially Rajput — that need the community's attention and outrage

Padmavati row: The real challenge with the narrative on Rani Padmini and Rajput identity
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Padmavati row: The real challenge with the narrative on Rani Padmini and Rajput identity

History is about facts from sources that are respected or trusted by historians. But the protests over Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati shows that historical issues today are rarely about facts and always about inferences and ideologies.

Reports claim Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati may have lost a backer in Eros
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Reports claim Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati may have lost a backer in Eros

News reports state that Eros International — with whom Sanjay Leela Bhansali collaborated on films like Goliyon Ki Rasleela: Ram-Leela, and Bajirao Mastani — has pulled out of Padmavati.

Padmavati in trouble again: Sanjay Leela Bhansali asked for assurance of historical accuracy
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Padmavati in trouble again: Sanjay Leela Bhansali asked for assurance of historical accuracy

Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati has run afoul of the Patidar Navnirman Sena, which has said they won't allow the film to be shot or screened in Rajasthan unless the filmmaker assures them that it is historically accurate

Sanjay Leela Bhansali has found his Padmavati in Deepika Padukone. No surprise!
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Sanjay Leela Bhansali has found his Padmavati in Deepika Padukone. No surprise!

Deepika Padukone has been confirmed as Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Padmavati'