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The sizzler menu here is actually a booklet and that sure got our hopes up as we sipped on a mocktail that?grave and sudden provocation?this ground has been invoked to protect the husbands prerogative which is a mere extension of the prerogative granted to him under Section 497 The Maria Susairaj-Emile Jerome murder trial also resonated with a similar concernwhere this privilege was extended to a murderer who was not yet the husband but the woman was betrothed to him There have been challenges to Section 497 on the ground that it discriminates against men as it does not punish women engaged in extra-marital affairs But within the patriarchal schemewomen are viewed as mere chattels and passive objects of mens sexual pleasure and not active partners in crime The Constitutional Bench of the Supreme Court in 1954 in Yousuf Abdul Aziz vs State of Bombay (AIR 1954 SC 321) upheld this notion using the constitutional mandate of Article 15(3) which provides for special protection to women In 1985in Sowmitri Vishnu vs Union of India (AIR 1985 SC 1618)it was contended that Section 497 is a flagrant instance of gender discrimination and male chauvinism, Ironically," "I know that this is a battle of David and Goliath and a clay pot against an iron pot..and few people took it up. download Indian Express App ? “At this moment, 2017 11:44 am Victoria and Abdul: Ali Fazal and Judi Dench often talked about Indian films while shooting for the movie. Related News Unlike the insignificant cameo in his American debut film Furious 7 two years ago actor Ali Fazal is now making a giant leap in the international film world with his maiden English movie Victoria and Abdul Directed by two-time Academy winner Stephen Friers Victoria & Abdul stars him in the lead role opposite Hollywood veteran Judi Dench The film’s international trailer came out on Tuesday and is being appreciated for its sensitive portrayal of the relationship between Queen Victoria (Judi Dench) and her footman (Ali Fazal) The film is based on true story Naturally excited about the film Ali told mediapersons at its trailer launch that he believes this project would be the turning point in his career “Everyone has a before and after I think this film will be that for me” The actor was chosen from a long list of actors some of whom are his colleagues and that made Ali happier about the film Also read|EXCLUSIVE Ali Fazal on working with Judi Dench in Victoria and Abdul “It was a proper process A lady whose name I can’t take but I owe it to her She told me about the auditions Then I called Nandini the casting director The process started But then 20-25 days passed and I had forgotten about it One day I got a call that they have liked me and would want to meet me It was a long list of names out of which I was selected and I feel really nice about it There were some of my colleagues those who I really respect and to have been picked over them means something” Watch| Victoria and Abdul official trailer here Besides the fact that he is playing the lead in an English film another obvious high for the young actor was working with Dench one of the most celebrated international actors and also an Oscar-winner Talking about the experience Ali said that she was extremely welcoming towards him and a few days into the shooting the duo became friends “The first day we met we had lunch just to know each other and break the ice I was obviously very happy She is one of the actors we have grown up watching I touched her feet hugged her… I was ecstatic She put me at ease She was sweet and soon we became friends” Of course as the co-stars exchanged notes during the filming their conversation often included Indian films When asked what the veteran thinks of Indian cinema Ali chose to do a step from a song from Bollywood film Vicky Donor meaning ‘song-and-dance’ “That’s unfortunate right We hate it That’s why I told her that’s not Bollywood We are much more than that But she loves India she has been here We spoke a lot about Indian food and of course Bollywood She I think is a little heartbroken that she couldn’t be here She is hoping to make it to India later Hope it happens” Actor Ali Fazal during the shooting of the hollywood film Victoria & Abdul: The True Story of the Queen’s Closet Confidant in Agra on Nov 17 2016 (Photo: Pawan Sharma/IANS) In the last six months we have had two Bollywood A-listers — Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone — making their Hollywood debuts in big films The trailers of both xXx and Baywatch were called out for not giving enough screen time to the two Bollywood stars Deepika and Priyanka assured there would be enough of them in the films- the latter had a proof to show when second trailer of Baywatch was released featuring her prominently Reviews of both the movies however weren’t very positive While Deepika’s part in xXx was said to be reduced to a “side role” Baywatch received criticism for underutilising Priyanka who was its main antagonist Only time will tell how if Victoria and Abdul does justice as Ali’s full-fledged entry into international cinema but as far as the trailer goes Victoria and Abdul shows the actor in almost every scene sharing the frame with Dench For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Related NewsWritten by Chaya Unnikrishnan | Published: January 13 2012 11:52 am Related News The much-awaited nominations for the 18th Annual Colors Screen Awards are out and our office is being flooded with callsmany complimentary and a few disappointed at their omission from the coveted list This is not surprisingbecause Screen Awards have over the years built a reputation of being the most fair and credible awards in the industry For its neither box-office collection nor popular acclaim that determines its merit but cinematic excellence Bollywood threw up an eclectic mix of movies in 2011 While formula films like ‘Ready’’Bodyguard’ and ‘Singham’ proved to be massive blockbustersurbane films like ‘Don 2′’Rockstar’ and ‘Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara’ also drew large audiences And then there were the smaller experimental films like ‘Shaitan’’No One Killed Jessica’’Delhi Belly’’Yeh Saali Zindagi’ and ‘The Dirty Picture’ that impressed Our nominations reflect these changing trends The irreverent comedy Delhi Belly that is 80 per cent in English leads the pack with 19 nominations including Best Film and Best Director The small but edgy Shaitan helmed by first-timer Bejoy Nambiar follows with 14 nominations across categories The coming-of-age film ‘Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara’ toplined by Hrithik RoshanKatrina Kaif and Farhan Akhtar has garnered 12 while a pathbreaking movie like ‘The Dirty Picture’ has notched up 10 nominations Experimental films like ‘No One Killed Jessica’’Shor In The City’ and ‘Yeh Saali Zindagi’ are almost at par with nine nominations each A-listers like Ranbir Kapoor (Rockstar)Vidya Balan (The Dirty Picture) and Priyanka Chopra (7 Khoon Maaf) broke new grounds in terms of the roles they attemptedwhich not only resonated with the audiencesbut got noticed by our jury that nominated them in the Best Actor category Giving glam divas Priyanka Chopra and Vidya Balan competition is Kalki Koechlin who impressed the jury with her brilliant act in Shaitan Kangana Ranautwho turned out to be a pro at comedy in her debut attempt in this genre in ‘Tanu Weds Manu’is the other contender and so is Rani Mukerji for her bold act in ‘No One Killed Jessica’ What is heartening is that majority of the directors in the Best Director list are relatively new While Bejoy is a debutantfor Abhinay Deo (Delhi Belly)Rajkumar Gupta (No One Killed Jessica)Zoya Akhtar (Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara) and Krishna DK and Raj Nidimoru (Shor In The City) their second directorial ventures won them the honours Of coursetheres Milan Luthria giving a run to the younger lot with his bold film The Dirty Picture The trend started last year that saw three debutants Vikramaditya Motwane (Udaan)Anusha Rizvi (Peepli [Live) and Maneesh Sharma (Band Baaja Baaraat) making it to the Best Director category Of theseUdaan and Peepli [Live were small films and would have been relegated to being festival films if not for the Screen Awards that brought them into the forefront In factUdaanthe coming-of-age story of a teenager that had no starshad higher nominations than the blockbuster Dabangg A glance at the nominations over the years is a testimony to the fact that the Screen jury goes beyond formula films and box-office success to choose those that have broken new ground Be it ‘Taare Zameen Par’a touching story of an eight-year old dyslexic boy or ‘Life In A.they were at par with the blockbuster Om Shanti Om in the race to the top contenders.

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and Delhi Development Authority has assured that they will provide land where we can plant more trees elsewhere in the city, 2011 3:29 am Related News Prime Minister Manmohan Singh heads to the East Asian Summit in Bali, An inquiry into the matter has been initiated. the police had arrested a 24-year-old man, She wants to inflict that pain in others, For all the latest Entertainment News, Guess what — that led to one big mess, of course, actor Saswata Chatterjee is now all set to start his second stint in the Hindi film industry with a film to be directed by Anurag Basu’s film. This is vital space.

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