PM Narendra Modi edges ahead of India’s Most Wanted on low-scoring first day

PM Narendra Modi edges ahead of India’s Most Wanted on low-scoring first day

The critics might have panned Vivek Oberoi’s turn as the prime minister in PM Narendra Modi, but the film is benefiting ever so slightly from the post-election high. According to the website BoxOfficeIndia.com, the film posted a first-day earning of about Rs2.25 crore nett. This puts it ahead of Raj Kumar Gupta’s spy thriller, India’s Most…

Now, National Commission for Women sends Vivek Oberoi a notice over ‘misogynistic’ meme

Now, National Commission for Women sends Vivek Oberoi a notice over ‘misogynistic’ meme

It seems Vivek Oberoi cannot keep away from controversy. Hours after the actor retweeted a meme about the exit polls, which also seemed to poke fun at former girlfriend Aishwarya Rai, the National Commission for Women (NCW) slapped the actor with a notice. Terming the post ‘misogynistic, offensive’ and unethical, the NCW demanded an explanation from…

SC refuses to stay ban on PM Narendra Modi biopic, says ‘premature’ to ban before CBFC issues certificate

SC refuses to stay ban on PM Narendra Modi biopic, says ‘premature’ to ban before CBFC issues certificate

The Supreme Court, on Tuesday, dismissed the petition by lawyer and Congress member Aman Panwar, seeking a stay on the release of the biopic, PM Narendra Modi, citing the violation of the model code of conduct. The court stated that the responsibility of determining the violation lies with the Election Commission, and it would be…

Supreme Court asks petitioner to put all objections to PM Narendra Modi on record, lists matter for tomorrow

Supreme Court asks petitioner to put all objections to PM Narendra Modi on record, lists matter for tomorrow

The Supreme Court of India today stated that it is not possible to determine if the Narendra Modi biopic, PM Narendra Modi, violates the model code of conduct without viewing the film. Hearing a petition requesting deferment of the film’s release, the court asked the petitioner to list all his objections before the court and posted…

Vivek Oberoi shows interest in politics, says ‘might contest’ elections in the future

Vivek Oberoi shows interest in politics, says ‘might contest’ elections in the future

The makers of the biopic PM Narendra Modi might have denied any connection with the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to the Election Commission of India, but lead actor Vivek Anand Oberoi is not shying away from a political entry in the future. The actor admitted as much during an interactive session with students of…

Supreme Court agrees to hear petition to delay PM Narendra Modi release, hearing on 8 April

Supreme Court agrees to hear petition to delay PM Narendra Modi release, hearing on 8 April

The Supreme Court has agreed to hear a plea to delay the release of the film PM Narendra Modi, the biopic on Indian prime minister Narendra Modi. The hearing will take place on 8 April. The new release date of the film is 11 April, the day when the first phase of the Lok Sabha…

PM Narendra Modi’s release postponed, now set for first day of polling

PM Narendra Modi’s release postponed, now set for first day of polling

In an unexpected turn of events, the release of PM Narendra Modi has been postponed by six days. The film, a biopic of prime minister Narendra Modi, was supposed to be released on Friday. But the film will now be released on Thursday 11 April, purportedly to get in at least six days before the release of…

Poll panel refuses to stay PM Narendra Modi release, asks CBFC to decide

Poll panel refuses to stay PM Narendra Modi release, asks CBFC to decide

The Election Commission of India has refused to stay the release of Omung Kumar B’s upcoming PM Narendra Modi, a biopic of the incumbent prime minister. The commission had been urged by opposition parties to examine if the film violates the model code of conduct in place for the seven-phase general election that is set to begin on 11…