25 Nov 2015
Panaji: FTII students are filmmakers and will be welcome at the Mumbai International Film Festival (MIFF), its director Mukesh Sharma said on Wednesday, as agitating students of the Pune-based film and television institute have started a parallel film festival at the ongoing IFFI.
24 Nov 2015
Mumbai: Hundreds of activists of the Hindu Sena today staged a vociferous demonstration outside the home of Bollywood megastar Aaamir Khan protesting against his statements on intolerance.
23 Nov 2015
Panaji: Amid the ongoing clamour surrounding the protest by FTII students at the IFFI, former students of the institute have appealed to the government to intervene to solve the issue and ensure students safety and security during the 46th edition of the prestigious festival.
18 Nov 2015
New Delhi: A group of 47 senior academicians yesterday accused 'leftist' scholars of making hypocritical attempts to claim high moral ground over the issue of intolerance, saying an 'orchestrated campaign' was on 'to create a bogeyman and cry wolf'.
17 Nov 2015
New Delhi: The Supreme Court yesterday posted for final hearing a plea seeking implementation of One Rank- One Pension (OROP) scheme for retired armed forces personnel, even as the Centre asserted it has already been implemented.
19 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Information and Broadcasting secretary Sunil Arora would be meeting with students of Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) and professionals from film and television industry in Mumbai on December 9 to discuss various issues related to the prestigious institute.
12 Nov 2015
New Delhi: High drama ensued yesterday at Jantar Mantar here where two veterans tried to burn their medals in protest against the 'One Rank One Pension' (OROP) scheme announced by the government.
14 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal yesterday joined the agitating ex-servicemen at Jantar Mantar and asked the Centre to implement One Rank One Pension (OROP) for the veterans in its 'true spirit' rejecting its recent notification in this regard.
10 Nov 2015
Vasco Da Gama (Goa): The behaviour of ex-servicemen protesting the notification on OROP scheme is 'unlike that of a soldier' and they have been misguided, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said today, a day after the war veterans decided to return their medals.
14 Nov 2015
Chennai: Attempts by war veterans to burn their medals as a protest to the 'One Rank, One Pension' (OROP) scheme is an insult to the nation and the armed forces, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said yesterday.