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GoI appoints panel to revamp film Censor Board

Newsroom24x7 Staff

New Delhi: Government of India, obviously with the intervention of Prime Minister Modi to streamline the working of the Central Board of Film Certification, has constituted a Committee headed by renowned film personality Shyam Benegal for Holistic interpretation of the provisions of the Cinematograph Act and Rules. 335 more words


Ekta Kapoor adds a nudity clause to her contracts?

Ekta Kapoor is seen as one of the most groundbreaking female producers of our time. In a time where many filmmakers are scared of the… 299 more words

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Jai Ho Democracy: Trailer

Jai Ho Democracy is a satirical comedy from the veteran writer of Jaane Bhi Do Yaara (1983). 103 more words


Breaking News: Kanti Shah to replace Pahlaj Nihalani as CBFC Chairperson

In a shocking development it has been learnt that veteran film producer Pahlaj Nihalani who took over as the CBFC (Central Board of Film Certification) chairperson earlier this year, will be soon replaced by director… 637 more words


Indian Censorship Authorities Ban Fifty Shades of Grey

India has blocked the release of the movie Fifty Shades of Grey — an adaptation of the 2011 best-selling erotic novel — with sources saying that the country’s censors objected to parts of the film’s dialogue. 154 more words

Leela Samson-Residue of Colonial Evangelism

Leela Samson(chairperson of the Central Board of Film Certification) comments about removing scenes from PK movie that hurt the Hindu sentiment

“Every film may hurt religious sentiments of somebody or the other. 662 more words


India Gets Chief Censor And Politically-Charged Board Following Mass Resignation

KOLKATA, India – The Indian government has appointed film producer Pahlaj Nihalani as chair of the institution the country’s controversial censorship body, the Central Board of Film Certification. 347 more words