The Kashmir Files and the vulgar propaganda controversy: Full story in 10 points

‘The Kashmir Files’, written and directed by Vivek Agnihotri, is back in the news. The comments of an Israeli director and jury chairperson of International Film Festival of India (IFFI) Nadav Lapid calling ‘The Kashmir Files’ “vulgar and propaganda” have sparked a furious debate. Lapid’s comments on the film came at the closing ceremony of … Read more

‘You should be ashamed…’, Israel Envoy slams IFFI Jury Head over Kashmir Files remark

Israel ambassador to India Naor Gilon at IFFI 2022..

Israel ambassador to India Naor Gilon launched a scathing attack on his fellow countryman and filmmaker Nadav Lapid for calling ‘The Kashmir Files’ “propaganda” and “vulgar” at the 53rd International Film Festival of India (IFFI). Israeli filmmaker Nadav Lapid, who is the Jury head of IFFI 2022, has called director Vivek Agnihotri’s film ‘The Kashmir … Read more

Crypto lender BlockFi files for bankruptcy, cites FTX exposure

After the downfall of FTX, BlockFi

The filing in a New Jersey court comes as crypto prices have plummeted. The price of bitcoin, the most popular digital currency by far, is down more than 70% from a 2021 peak. “BlockFi’s Chapter 11 restructuring underscores significant asset contagion risks associated with the crypto ecosystem,” said Monsur Hussain, senior director at Fitch Ratings. … Read more

Brett Favre files motion to dismiss Mississippi lawsuit

6:31 PM ET Anthony OlivieriESPN.com Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre, who is one of 38 defendants being sued by the Mississippi Department of Human Services (MDHS), filed a motion through his lawyers Monday in Mississippi judicial court to dismiss the complaint against himself and Favre Enterprises. “It is apparent that MDHS has sued Favre, … Read more

Crypto lender BlockFi files for bankruptcy in New Jersey

US cryptocurrency lender BlockFi filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection along with eight affiliates in a New Jersey court

US cryptocurrency lender BlockFi said on Monday it had filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection along with eight affiliates in a New Jersey court, the latest casualty since FTX’s collapse earlier this month triggered instability in the crypto market. In a court filing, New Jersey-based BlockFi said it owes money to more than 100,000 creditors. … Read more

IFFI Goa Jury Head Nadav Lapid Slams Festival For ‘The Kashmir Files’ – Deadline

Israeli director Nadav Lapid surprised audiences during his speech at the closing ceremony of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in Goa by criticizing the festival for including controversial Hindi-language movie The Kashmir Files in competition.  While praising the quality of most of the 15 films in competition, Lapid said on behalf of the … Read more

FBI employs robots to sort through decades of top secret files

FBI employs robots to sort through decades of top secret files – CBS News Watch CBS News Decades of FBI case files are now being sorted by robots in a new high-tech facility in Virginia. The agency hopes this will speed up the work of agents investigating new crimes. Scott MacFarlane has more. Be the … Read more

Family of goalie Katie Meyer files wrongful death lawsuit against Stanford after her suicide

Getty Images The parents of deceased Stanford soccer player Katie Meyer have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Stanford. The family asserts that the 21-year-old committed suicide after being stressed about facing discipline for an incident that occurred in August 2021.  The lawsuit was filed on Wednesday in Santa Clara County Superior Court, according to … Read more

CBI files chargesheet in Delhi Excise policy scam case

The chargesheet has been filed against seven accused in the Delhi Excise policy scam case (HT_PRINT)

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has filed a chargesheet in the Delhi Excise policy scam case. The chargesheet has been filed against seven accused in the Delhi Excise policy scam case, official said. The agency has kept the probe open, they said. Those named in the charge sheet include two arrested businessmen, the head … Read more