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Hindu Janajagruti Samiti aka HJS protests against Salman Khan's 'Dabangg 3'; read

The organisation has termed some scenes as objectionable and demanded action from state authorities over it.

19 Dec 2019 10:20 AM

Hindu Jangagruti Samiti asks Censor Board to halt Salman's 'Dabangg 3' certification

Directed by Prabhu Deva, the film is produced by Salman, Arbaaz Khan and Nikhil Dwivedi. It is slated to release on December 20.

28 Nov 2019 8:26 AM

Vivek Agnihotri finds himself in a legal soup

Vivek feels Shastriji’s grandsons have been provoked by their parent-party Congress to take this action.

11 Apr 2019 12:24 AM

Supreme Court refuses to entertain fresh Padmaavat plea

The CJI pointed out at that time the producer had not obtained the certificate.

30 Jan 2018 4:40 AM

Padmaavat: Prasoon Joshi gets HC contempt notice, 3 weeks' time to file reply

Joshi's lack of response to a representation moved by a petitioner on November 13, 2017, got him in trouble.

17 Jan 2018 11:29 AM


Supreme Court quashes plea to stop 'Padmavati' release outside India

The apex court said the matter has still not been decided by the Censor Board.

28 Nov 2017 12:12 PM

SC to hear plea against Padmavati’s international release on Nov 28

The counsel for producers had submitted that the film’s promos were released and it has got the requisite CBFC approval.

24 Nov 2017 2:09 AM

All of us, who have joined, will make a difference; It has to be done together: Prasoon Joshi

“One hopes to make a positive difference with the guidance and support of respected minds,” he said.

13 Aug 2017 8:52 AM

Move on from censorship

Nihalani frowned upon everything, from cuss words to women-centric roles portraying modernity.

13 Aug 2017 12:33 AM

Pahlaj Nihalani sacked, Prasoon Joshi is censor chief

Nihalani, who led the censor board from one controversy to another was appointed to head the board in January 2015.

12 Aug 2017 1:47 AM


Madhur Bhandarkar 'appalled' at 14 cuts suggested by CBFC for Indu Sarkar

The filmmaker has said the censor board has asked for 14 cuts in the film , which is set against the backdrop of Emergency.

12 Jul 2017 9:55 AM

DisCourse: What’s Bollywood’s caste?

In India’s Socialist era, directors such as Hrishikesh Mukherjee dealt with class struggles, but caste has always been an untouchable.

30 May 2017 5:57 AM

Venkaiah Naidu promises to overhaul censor board

Mr Naidu said that the recommendations of Shyam Benegal and Mudgal Committee were under consideration of the ministry.

28 Mar 2017 2:38 AM

Art meets functionality

Artist Probir Gupta taught underprivileged kids sustenance skill like ceramic pottery and also launched their products in an exhibition.

17 Mar 2017 12:21 AM

Social tamasha

Centuries-old drama comes alive on stage while asking a few socially relevant questions.

07 Mar 2017 12:09 AM


Censorship, sex and films

Often, the female foetus is aborted so that the wealth is kept to the sons.

06 Mar 2017 1:45 AM

No SC relief to Jolly LLB 2 makers, asked to move HC

A top court bench did not accept the submissions made by senior counsel Kapil Sibal and Siddharth Luthra.

04 Feb 2017 5:02 AM

36 years on, blindings still a dark reality in Bihar

9-10 Bhagalpur-like incidents recorded every year since 2012, says documentary maker.

03 Jan 2017 6:27 AM