Vishwaroopam

  • Simply South: Sudeep creates a stir after 'Bachchan' release 19-04-2013 06:19 PM

    Sudeep is creating quite a stir after his "Bachchan" set a benchmark at box office. Meanwhile, Kamal Hassan is already planning a sequel to his controversial film "Vishwaroopam". ...
  • Support for 'Vishwaroopam' overwhelming, sequel in 2013: Kamal Haasan 13-02-2013 11:35 AM

    'Vishwaroopam', the film that got banned, became a symbol of cultural terrorism and eventually became a massive hit. ...
  • 'Vishwaroopam' releases in Tamil Nadu, Haasan says the pain was worth it 08-02-2013 06:16 PM

    Kamal Haasan's Vishwaroopam was finally released in Tamil Nadu across 600 theatres. ...
  • Artists question curbing freedom of expression 07-02-2013 05:50 PM

    Creative freedom seems to be at the receiving end of protests by fringe groups. ...
  • The Last Word: Why is Indian society unable to stand up for freedom of expression? 06-02-2013 11:05 PM

    The VHP's women wing on Wednesday continued to disrupt an exhibition at Delhi Art Gallery saying it portrayed women in a bad way. ...
  • Simply South: 'Kadal' and 'David' fail to impress at the box office 06-02-2013 06:25 PM

    Mani Ratnam's 'Kadal' and Bejoy's 'David' which released last Friday have both failed to impress at the box office. ...
  • 'Vishwaroop' fares average at the box office, 'David' fails to entertain 05-02-2013 05:09 PM

    Made at Rs 95 crore, the film has grossed Rs 7.65 crore approximately in its opening weekend. ...
  • Relief for Kamal Haasan, 'Vishwaroopam' to be released in Tamil Nadu on Feb 7 05-02-2013 04:20 PM

    Kamal Haasan's 'Vishwaroopam' will finally hit the theatres on February 7 in Tamil Nadu. ...
  • People should stand up for a culture of free expression, tolerance: Tharoor 03-02-2013 02:31 PM

    While speaking to Karan Thapar on this week's Devil's Advocate, Tharoor said that people are going out of their way to clamp down on cultural freedom in the name of religion. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 01-02-2013 11:52 PM

    Death penalty or life imprisonment for convicts in extreme cases is included in the ordinance, according to sources. ...
  • 'Vishwaroop' is not just about Muslims: Viewers in Mumbai 01-02-2013 03:48 PM

    'Vishwaroop', the Hindi version of Kamal Haasan's 'Vishwaroopam', was released on Friday. ...
  • Sceptical about protests against 'Vishwaroopam': Ashis Nandy 01-02-2013 02:42 PM

    The sociologist, who got a major reprieve on Friday after the SC directed the police not to arrest him over his remarks on Dalits, said that it would be "nice to have some sceptical view on some of these protests". ...
  • No regulation from UP govt on the release of 'Vishwaroop': Theatre manager 01-02-2013 01:45 PM

    Dinesh Singh, a theatre manager in Uttar Pradesh, said that they had been assured full security by the police. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 31-01-2013 11:58 PM

    The CBI will be under the supervision of the Lokpal, while a public servant facing an inquiry by the Lokpal will be given an opportunity to be heard at the stage of the preliminary inquiry. ...
  • Is Centre helpless in 'Vishwaroopam' controversy? 31-01-2013 11:40 PM

    IBN18 Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai asks I&B Minister Manish Tewari if the government is helpless in front of states when it comes to law and order. ...
  • The Last Word: Is India weak in defending freedom of speech? 31-01-2013 10:50 PM

    Do the Ashis Nandy, Vishwaroopam and Salman Rushdie incidents prove that the Indian state is weak in defending freedom of speech? ...
  • 'Vishwaroopam' row: Haasan thanks Jayalalithaa for clarifying stand on ban 31-01-2013 10:08 PM

    At a press conference in Mumbai, Kamal Haasan thanked Jayalalitha for clarifying she had nothing to do with the ban on 'Vishwaroopam'. ...
  • 'Vishwaroopam' ban: Right to freedom of expression curbed? 31-01-2013 07:04 PM

    Shah Rukh Khan's essay on being a Khan that was published in a weekly magazine led to a debate over his security. ...
  • Will watch Vishwaroop and decide on its screening in UP: Akhilesh 31-01-2013 03:37 PM

    Samajwadi Party leaders say the movie could be banned in UP if it hurts the sentiments of Muslims. ...
  • Delighted by news on Cinematograph Act: Leela Samson 31-01-2013 10:16 AM

    Censor board chairperson Leela Samson welcomed the government's step of considering amendments to the Cinematograph Act. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 30-01-2013 11:23 PM

    Catch the day's stories on India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • The Last Word: What does 'Vishwaroopam' row tell us about our attitude to freedom of expression? 30-01-2013 10:00 PM

    What does the 'Vishwaroopam' controversy tell us about the censor board? About the Jayalalithaa government? ...
  • News 360: Court stays release of 'Vishwaroopam', Haasan threaten to leave country 30-01-2013 09:40 PM

    The Madras High Court on Tuesday stayed the release of Kamal Haasan's 'Vishwaroopam' in Tamil Nadu till February 6. ...
  • 'Vishwaroopam' ban: Mumbai angry, says Kamal Haasan has right to screen film 30-01-2013 09:15 PM

    In Mumbai, people are speaking up against ban on Kamal Haasan's 'Vishwaroopam'. ...
  • Is Kamal Haasan victim of a political game of Tamil Nadu government? 30-01-2013 09:00 PM

    Actor and director Kamal Haasan has said he is the victim of a political game. ...
  • Kerala hails 'Vishwaroopam', says it doesn't hurt sentiments 30-01-2013 06:20 PM

    Kamal Haasan's latest film 'Vishwaroopam' ran into trouble after Muslim groups in Tamil Nadu alleged that its content hurt their sentiments. ...
  • No need for objection as film cleared by the Censor Board: Digvijaya 30-01-2013 03:35 PM

    'Vishwaroopam' was banned in Tamil Nadu on the insistence of some Muslim organisations which felt that it depicted the community in poor light. ...
  • Release 'Vishwaroopam' without any cuts, says Madras High Court 30-01-2013 07:05 AM

    But the relief could be short lived as the Tamil Nadu government has appealed against the order. ...
  • Bolly Buzz: 'Vishwaroopam' suffers loss of nearly Rs 25 crore 29-01-2013 05:29 PM

    The future of Kamal Haasan's 'Vishwaroopam' continues to be uncertain with the Madras High Court deferring the verdict on its release till Tuesday. ...
  • 'Vishwaroopam' opens to packed theatres in Kerala, limited screening in Karnataka 25-01-2013 11:08 PM

    Vishwaroopam', facing a two-week ban in Tamil Nadu, is released in Kerala but its screening was stopped in Hyderabad. ...