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Anushka Sharma hopes 'Bombay' Velvet will be seen in context

Anushka Sharma hopes 'Bombay' Velvet will be seen in context Anushka Sharma hopes that the Censor Board understands that the title is apt for the period that the film is set in. She says, "The Censor Board mandates are still under consideration. The film is set in a time when the city was called Bombay […]

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In This Song, a Bleep Fills In for 'Bombay'

In This Song, a Bleep Fills In for 'Bombay' Some kept using Bombay out of long habit or institutional inertia — the city's stock exchange and its high court still bear the name, for example. Others stuck with Bombay as a political statement, rejecting what they considered xenophobic politics … Full News here – Read […]

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Why 'Bombay' in 'Bombay Velvet' can be retained?

Why 'Bombay' in 'Bombay Velvet' can be retained? Mumbai, Feb 11 (IANS): After the Central Board Of Film Certification (CBFC) beeped out the word 'Bombay' from a new song sung by Mihir Joshi, one wonders if filmmaker Anurag Kashyap will be asked to change the title of his film "Bombay Velvet". Full News here – […]

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Battle for 'Bombay'

Battle for 'Bombay' The Bombay vs Mumbai debate seems to have reared its ugly head yet again with the censor board asking that the word 'Bombay' be removed from a song before it could be cleared for television airing. We glean insights from both sides of the table … Full News here – Read more […]

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Censor Board orders singer Mihir Joshi to beep out the word 'Bombay' from his

Censor Board orders singer Mihir Joshi to beep out the word 'Bombay' from his … If the recent decision taken by Central Board of Film Certification is anything to go by then the word 'Bombay' needs to be beeped out from a song. The decision was earlier taken by the censor board examining committee under […]

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Will filmmakers have to rethink on 'Bombay' in their tittles?

Will filmmakers have to rethink on 'Bombay' in their tittles? In 2009, director Karan Johar had to make attempts at peace with Raj Thackeray's Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) when they objected to Mumbai being called Bombay in his film Wake Up Sid. It's a noteworthy coincidence that this year we have three … Full News here […]

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Around 'Bombay' on a bicycle

Around 'Bombay' on a bicycle This charming Colaba eatery, together with Odati Adventures, started their Old Bombay Bicycle Tour several years ago. Provided you are not vying to be the next Lance Armstrong and do fancy a leisurely bike trip around South Mumbai, then this tour is … Full News here – Read more on […]

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'Bombay,' 'pirihil,' 'sinantomas,' 'pasag-oy'–Quezon's cuisine is a wonder

'Bombay,' 'pirihil,' 'sinantomas,' 'pasag-oy'–Quezon's cuisine is a wonder I did look for Bombay, the soup similar to the Tagalog batchoy where the main ingredients are cooked in a banana leaf pouch that resembles an Indian turban (hence the dish's name). It reminded me of Iloilo's tinuom nga manok, chicken steamed also in a … Full News […]

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Ad Club drops 'Bombay', goes national as 'The Advertising Club'

Ad Club drops 'Bombay', goes national as 'The Advertising Club' The Advertising Club Bombay has decided to go national, and has been rechristened 'The Advertising Club' at its AGM held on 26 September in Mumbai. Commenting on the development, The Advertising Club president Shashi Sinha said, "The idea of going … Full News here – […]

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Houses erase 'Bombay'

Houses erase 'Bombay' MUMBAI: No more word 'Bombay' in any of the state government acts. The state legislative council on Tuesday unanimously approved the Bill to replace Bombay with Maharashtra it state government Act. The Bill was approved by the state legislative … Full News here – Read more on Times of India

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'Bombay' removed from 84 Maharashtra Acts

'Bombay' removed from 84 Maharashtra Acts As per the approved legislation, "Bombay" will be replaced by "Maharashtra". Also, references to "Bombay" or "Greater Bombay" in such Acts or in any other state enactment, rules, regulations, by-laws, schemes, notifications, orders or instruments will … Full News here – Read more on Times of India

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