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Afghanistan bans Toronto-premiered Indian film

The Government of Afganistan has banned the screening of Indian director Kabir Khan's debut feature film Kabul Express. 'The film has some sentences which were very offensive towards one of Afghanistan's ethnicities, namely the Hazara. For this reason it has been banned,' Najib Manalai, Afghanistan's minister of culture adviser, said in an official statement. The film starring Indian stars Arshad Warsi and John Abraham is ...

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