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'Lipstick under my Burkha': The film Indian censors do not want you to see'

Lipstick Waale Sapne is an Indian film in Hindi. The film is directed by Alankrita Shrivastava and produced by Prakash Jha. The film stars Konkona Sen Sharma, Ratna Pathak, Aahana Kumra and Plabita Borthakur in lead roles along with Sushant Singh, Vikrant Massey, Shashank Arora, Vaibbhav Tatwawdi and Jagat Singh Solanki.The trailer of film was released on 14 October 2016. 73 more words

News, Politics And Society

If You Try to Silence a Film, Then Be Prepared to Face the Backlash, Says Lipstick Under My Burkha Director

If You Try to Silence a Film, Then Be Prepared to Face the Backlash, Says Lipstick Under My Burkha Director http://blog.konkanitube.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/1488678132_if-you-try-to-silence-a-film-then-be-prepared-to-face-the-backlash-says-lipstick-under-my-burkha-director.jpg

Her film may not have got a clearance yet by the Censor Board, but Alankrita Shrivastava, director of the much talked about film… 681 more words

(9) Indian Censorship

A recent article on indiewire┬ádiscusses the issue with Indian censorship that doesn’t seem to be improving. The newest insight is that a women’s rights film was recently silenced. 129 more words


The Curse of being a Woman

There is no time like the present to talk about how being a woman appears to put you at significant disadvantage almost globally. Yet, I am not going to use this to talk about us in the West. 467 more words

International Relations

Conversation with an individual about outfit

Couple of days ago, I received a call from someone, this person was so much confused and asked me a very tricky question about the way of dressing of woman. 352 more words


IRA members to receive standard issue Burkhas to help conceal weapons - Minister of Bombs

IRA Minister of Bombs (more formally Minister of Carbombs, Pipebombs and Suicide Vests) Aidan O’Rourke announced today that in an effort to modernise his insurgency, “All IRA members are to get a standard issue Burkha to help conceal their weapons, be it bombs or assault rifles.” 215 more words