Saturday, 22 January, 2022
TopicAnurag Kashyap

Topic: Anurag Kashyap

‘Outcast at school, rejected for marriage’ — Wasseypur can’t live down Anurag Kashyap’s classic

Wasseypur has had a notorious image for decades. But things reached a head with 2012 release of ‘Gangs of Wasseypur’, and the film continues to impact their lives, say residents.

This 36-episode anthology was a launchpad for directors like Hansal Mehta, Anurag Kashyap

Star Bestsellers blended genres like drama, thriller, comedy and romance and aired from 1999-2000.

Modi govt’s move to dissolve film certification tribunal could increase censorship, experts say

The Film Certification Appellate Tribunal heard appeals by aggrieved filmmakers against Central Board of Film Certification orders. Its dissolution follows efforts by govt to streamline tribunals.

‘Happened in 2013 too’, says Sitharaman on I-T raids on Taapsee Pannu, Anurag Kashyap

While refusing to comment on individual cases, Sitharaman said the raids weren't an issue in 2013 and that it's in the national interest to know if some evasion is happening.

I-T Dept claims Rs 650 cr discrepancies after raids on Anurag Kashyap, Taapsee Pannu

The I-T department statement came as raids continued on the homes of Taapsee Pannu, Anurag Kashyap and his partners who launched Phantom Films for the second day.

Modi govt carrying out raids against those who are pro-farmers, says Rahul Gandhi

Gandhi used the hashtag 'ModiRaidsProFarmers' with his tweet to take a dig at the govt, a day after Income Tax department raided premises linked to Taapsee Pannu, Anurag Kashyap.

IT dept raids premises linked to Taapsee Pannu, Anurag Kashyap, Reliance Entertainment CEO

The searches, being carried out in over 30 locations, are part of a tax evasion probe against Phantom Films, which was dissolved in 2018, & its then promoters Kashyap & Vikas Bahl.

Why ‘AK vs AK’ matters in self-soaked Bollywood

It will take some audacity for Bollywood to give us twice-baked, badly spiced films again. We can only be thankful that AK vs AK wasn’t about Akshay Kumar in a double role.

Actor Payal Ghosh, who accused Anurag Kashyap of rape, joins Ramdas Athawale’s party

Ghosh said she joined RPI(A) to work for the country and thanked Athawale for supporting her in her fight against director Anurag Kashyap.

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BBC is Britain’s only imperial legacy with purpose, UK must value it to remain in soft-power war

It’s deeply worrying that the Johnson govt, filled with defenders of the country’s imperial past, seems intent on rendering this last great British asset valueless.

Mahindra expects strong recovery in auto sales as supply chain constraints ease

According to Mahindra, the auto industry is poised for a very strong rebound because it has been buffeted by a number of factors over the last 2-3 years.


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Won’t be silent if rules-based order challenged, envoy Lindner says as German warship visits

In an exclusive interview, the German ambassador to India said port call of the German warship Bayern in Mumbai shows the significance of the Indo-Pacific region.
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Read my lips, I’m hurting, says Pakistan’s National Security Policy. What it means for India

The new policy is mostly chaff, but it reveals the most inward-looking Pakistan in 3 decades. It needs breathing space, and is realising loss of stature and friendship with US.