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15 January, 2018 6:03 AM Makers confirm the global release of 'Padmaavat' on January 25

After months of resistance, Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Padmaavat", earlier titled "Padmavati", will finally see the daylight. The film will open to audiences globally on January 25 the makers of this historical saga formally announced on Sunday. Bhansali hopes the audience enjoys the much-awaited movie, that he calls a tribute to the bravery of the Rajputs 41

29 November, 2017 12:11 PM Mulayam's bahu Aparna Yadav dances to Ghoomar song from Padmavati, Karni Sena says she doesn't respect Rajputs

"We will send the original Ghoomar song and other Rajasthani folk songs if they like it so much," Kalvi further said. Aparna is married to Prateek Yadav - Mulayam's son from the second marriage. In the video, Aparna is seen taking the centre stage and dancing on stage with a group of women to the song. According to reports, Aparna was attending the engagement 20

24 November, 2017 4:09 AM Padmavati fire spreads to UK, Rajputs to protest British Censor Board's nod

The furore over Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Padmavati has reached the United Kingdom with the Rajput groups in London planning protests against the British censor board’s all-clear to the controversial film. The film, whose released has been deferred in India following massive protests, was cleared uncut by the British Board of Film Classification 57

19 October, 2017 6:58 AM Virbhadra Singh's Nomination as Campaign In-charge has Taken BJP Back to the Drawing Board in Himachal

New Delhi: Congress giving a virtual free hand to Virbhadra Singh has forced BJP to go back to the drawing board to fine-tune its strategy for the upcoming assembly polls in Himanchal Pradesh. The party may now have to bank heavily on the Thakur vote and former Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal to take on the ruling Congress in this poll bound state 41

10 October, 2017 8:00 AM 'Padmavati' a gift of extraordinary vision: Amitabh Bachchan

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is smitten by the trailer of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's period drama "Padmavati". "How does he do this! Sanjay Leela Bhansali, 'Padmavati' and the trailer... the gift of extraordinary vision," tweeted Amitabh, who had worked under Bhansali's direction for "Black". The trailer gives a dekko into the high production value, panoramic 32

3 September, 2017 8:59 AM Cabinet rejig: Thrust on merit but eye on political goals too

NEW DELHI: The induction of nine ministers and the promotion of four others to the cabinet rank today is being seen as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's focus not only on governance but also to ensure that the BJP's political considerations are taken care of. Dharmendra Pradhan, who took oath as a cabinet minister, has emerged as the party's face in Odisha 57

3 September, 2017 7:38 AM Cabinet reshuffle is also PM Modi's delicate balancing act of roles, polls, castes and political power

As PM Modi brings in new ministers to his cabinet today, here's a look at the bunch of new ministers who are a curious combination of hardcore political equations and administrative equations. Prime Minister Narendra Modi rearranged his council of ministers on Sunday morning promoting four of his ministers of state to the Cabinet rank and inducting nine new ministers 86

3 September, 2017 6:22 AM Four Union ministers, Goyal, Pradhan, Naqvi, Sitharaman, promoted to Cabinet rank

Four Union ministers were promoted to Cabinet rank and nine new ministers were sworn in by President Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday. Those who got a promotion and were sworn in are Dharmendra Pradhan, Piyush Goyal, Nirmala Sitharaman and Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi. NEW DELHI: Four Union ministers were promoted to Cabinet rank and nine new ministers were sworn in by President 75

2 September, 2017 7:49 PM Cabinet reshuffle: PM Modi to recast team with nine new faces

The new inductions include four former civil servants and seem to reflect a mix of caste equations. There are three Brahmins, two Rajputs, one Dalit, one Jat, one Christian and one Sikh. Rajyavardhan Rathore and Jitendra Singh are being considered for more significant assignments in keeping with their record as diligent and competent ministers. NEW DELHI 87

20 June, 2017 1:10 PM With Low-Profile Kovind, Modi And Amit Shah Hit Bull’s Eye

Widely experienced, erudite, affable and highly knowledgeable about political affairs and processes, Ram Nath Kovind is almost certain to be India's next President. This is a remarkable achievement for a man coming from a family of farmers in UP's Kanpur Dehat district, especially considering he belongs to the underprivileged Dalit community. Never much of a publicity-seeker 61