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Entertainment8, Nov 2019, 4:36 PM IST
KBC 11 controversy: Amitabh Bachchan accused of insulting Maratha ruler Shivaji, Sony apologises
One of the questions to a contestant in KBC 11 show stated Aurangazeb as Muslim emperor, whereas one of the options to the question named Shivaji without any honorific. This enraged the Hindu audience in India, who trended #BoycottKBC
India21, Oct 2019, 10:54 AM IST
Haryana poll: Datoli villagers boycott voting
People of a tiny village Datoli near Charkhi Dadri have decided not to cast their votes as their water-related problems are not solved for the last three decades.
India18, Oct 2019, 12:57 PM IST
Maharashtra: Maoists give election boycott call, candidates quit campaign
The constituencies are tense as Maoists have put up posters and banners, urging villagers to ensure a total success to the boycott call. They have also issued threats to anyone who defies the boycott call.
Cricket10, Sep 2019, 12:16 PM IST
England’s Geoffrey Boycott, Andrew Strauss given knighthoods
Geoffrey Boycott and Andrew Strauss both received the honour for their services to sport after outstanding careers for England
Other Sports4, Sep 2019, 1:40 PM IST
2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games: Kiren Rijiju writes to UK secretary of sport for shooting’s inclusion
Shooting has been India's strong points in the Commonwealth Games and the sport's exclusion didn't go down well with the Indian Olympic Association (IOA), which has threatened to boycott the quadrennial event if the decision is not considered
Viral23, Aug 2019, 6:54 PM IST
Boycott McDonald’s trends after company agrees to serving halal meat
#BoycottMcDonalds has been trending after the food giant McDonald’s, agreed that the company serves halal meat in restaurants. McDonald's stated, "The meat that we use, across our restaurants, is of the highest quality and is sourced from government-approved suppliers who are HACCP (Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point) certified."
Fashion23, Aug 2019, 11:31 AM IST
Lakme Fashion Week: Gaurav Khanijo says youth must understand why Gandhi made khadi
Designer Gaurav Khanijo said Khadi has been a relevant fabric since Mahatma Gandhi popularised it when he called for the Swadeshi Movement, boycotting English products in the early 20th century
South Movies4, Aug 2019, 2:31 PM IST
#BoycottComali trends; Rajinikanth’s fans upset after movie mocks actor’s political entry
#BoycottComali began to trend on Twitter after Superstar Rajinikanth's fans saw their actor portrayed in “negative light” and demanded that the scene be removed from the film.
Viral1, Aug 2019, 3:18 PM IST
Zomato ‘non-Hindu’ row: Peeved Muslim delivery boy says ‘he is hurt’
The Zomato rider who was asked to be replaced by a user for the reason that he was ‘non-Hindu, has expressed that he feels hurt about the incident.
Viral1, Aug 2019, 12:08 PM IST
Zomato, UberEats face the wrath of Twitterati over ‘religion’ of food
A tweet by a user refusing to accept food delivered by a “non-Hindu rider” has sparked off an online debate on whether or not food has religion. Twitter stands divided, while one section slammed the user, another slammed Zomato for its response.
India28, Jul 2019, 5:27 PM IST
NCP chief Sharad Pawar announces agreement with Congress on 240 Maharashtra Assembly seats
Stating that the party has made an agreement with the Congress on 240 Maharashtra Assembly seats, NCP chief Sharad Pawar also said that the Raj Thackeray-led MNS was mulling boycotting the Assembly polls due to reservations about electronic voting machines.
Entertainment13, Jul 2019, 3:35 PM IST
Kangana Ranaut in trouble? Press Club of India supports boycott of actress
Members of the Press Club of India said in a statement that they are anguished and shocked at the incident and condemned Ranaut's behaviour and language towards PTI journalist Justin Rao.
Entertainment10, Jul 2019, 10:59 AM IST
Another trouble for Kangana Ranaut: Entertainment Journalists' Guild of India boycotts actor
The members of the Entertainment Journalists' Guild of India have also demanded a written public statement from Ekta Kapoor, her production banner Balaji Films, and Kangana, condemning the incident and "in particular Ms Ranaut's behaviour."
India21, Jun 2019, 6:28 PM IST
TMC to boycott all Centre-convened meetings; here's what they demand
Article 355 of Constitution pertains to duty of the Union to protect states against external aggression and internal disturbance.
India13, Jun 2019, 7:32 PM IST
Bengal violence: AIIMS resident doctors to boycott work on June 14
"There is a complete breakdown of law and order, with reports of mobs attacking doctor hostels with weapons. The government has failed to provide protection and justice to doctors," the AIIMS Resident Doctors' Association (RDA) said