The restriction was imposed on Article 15 after fringe outfits like the Hindu Sena approached the administration and alleged that the movie had "maligned" a particular community.
Article 15 banned in Roorkee citing 'law & order concerns'; director Anubhav Sinha contemplates legal action
The civic administration in Roorkee had stalled the screening of Article 15, citing law and order concerns, a day after the film was banned in Kanpur
The screening of the Article 15 was also suspended in Kanpur on 28 June after various Brahmin organisations protested outside theatres and tore off film posters.
The Haridwar police have arrested the prime accused Sardar Hardev and his son Sukka in Jhabrera in connection with the deaths that occurred due to consumption of illicit liquor or hooch in Uttarkhand's Roorkee.
Beyond political slugfests and SITs cracking down on illegal units, hooch deaths are shockingly regular across India
While the recent hooch tragedy may have catalysed the already charged political landscape of the country, what makes these incidents more poignant is the shocking regularity in which these take place
UP Police gets three-day transit remand of 'spy' BrahMos scientist arrested for passing sensitive data to Pakistan
A Nagpur court on Tuesday granted to Uttar Pradesh Police the three-day transit remand of scientist Nishant Agrawal, arrested a day earlier on charge of spying for Pakistan intelligence agency ISI and other countries, officials said.
Delhi farmers' protest: Prohibitory orders imposed in east, northeast parts of city as thousands march to National Capital
The city police Monday imposed prohibitory orders in east and northeast Delhi, anticipating law and order problems as thousands of Bhartiya Kisan Union members are on a march from Haridwar to reach the national capital Tuesday.
Indian rowers Rohit and Bhagwan clocked 7:04.61 to win bronze in their event at the JSC Lake. Japan's Miyaura Masayuki and Takeda Masahiro won the gold with a timing of 7:01.70 while Koreans Kim Byunghoon and Lee Minhyuk (7:03.22) bagged silver.
The National Investigation Agency has arrested an alleged hawala operator from Uttarakhand in connection with its probe into the activities of Lashker-e-Taiba (LeT).
World University Rankings: IITs, IISc slip on global ranking, only 30 Indian varsities among top 1,000
India slipped in world university rankings as its share of such institutions marginally fell from 31 to 30 in the global 1,000 list according to a new assessment.
The Chhattisgarh government has started revenue survey exercise to compile the record of land holdings in the worst Naxal-affected Abujhmad region in Narayanpur district for the first time since Independence.
Uttarakhand voters in Roorkee constituency are a perplexed lot, as the main contest here is between Congress and BJP candidates who fought the 2012 polls but have switched sides this time
At least 32 people, including 12 policemen, were injured after the forcible evacuation of a scrap dealer's shop took a communal turn in Roorkee
One person, who is suspected to be associated with a terror outfit, has been detained at Roorkee in Uttarakhand.
IIT Roorkee has signed an MoU with the University of Southampton to collaborate in areas of aviation and railway engineering in the future.
Thirty six persons have tested positive for dengue in Uttarakhand, prompting authorities to sound an alert in the affected areas today.