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Et tu, prude?

After the ban on condom ads on national television, Sunny Leone is the latest victim to bear the brunt of puritanical views.

19 Dec 2017 12:04 AM

Multiplexes will have to show awareness messages

It is understood that the directive on mandatory exhibition of such public awareness messages is likely to be issued soon.

03 Dec 2017 5:59 AM

Auctions likely soon to allot TV channel slots

Under the current process, an applicant needs to seek permission from the I&B ministry for setting up a new television channel.

30 Nov 2017 5:21 AM

Special screening of Padmavati angers I&B, censor chief

CBFC chief Prasoon Joshi slammed the makers of Padmavati for the private screening.

19 Nov 2017 1:57 AM

Unshackle movies from the government chain

MAMI had a screening of S Durga in their India Gold section but the film has been dropped at IFFI.

17 Nov 2017 12:08 AM


Will hold talks, won't budge from sending girls to separate hostel: SRFTI director

The SRFTI director said that the students will have to withdraw their eight-day long agitation and allow the institute to function.

24 Oct 2017 6:21 PM

Press Information Bureau cards to have new safety features

Over the past few years the PIB has been trying to enhance the security features of cards issued to accredited journalists.

16 Oct 2017 12:44 AM

Gurmeet Ram Rahim’s ‘newspaper’ under review

In August, the Dera Sacha Sauda chief was convicted of rape and sentenced to 40 years in prison by a special CBI court.

24 Sep 2017 4:32 AM

FTII still has no chairman after exit of Gajendra Chauhan

The FTII is an autonomous institute under the I&B Ministry and funded by the Central government.

17 Jul 2017 1:52 AM

Censoring India for the West

CBFC chief Pahlaj Nihalani has upset filmmakers by saying movies taken to festivals abroad need certification.

27 May 2017 12:12 AM


Chopped scenes of several movies flood Web, censor seeks help

The CBFC has sought the ministry’s guidance and suitable amendment to the Cinematography Act so that such “mischief” can be plugged.

01 May 2017 2:57 AM

Govt plans to sell idle assets held by ailing Prasar Bharati

The I&B ministry and Prasar Bharati are understood to have completed the process of “inventorisation”, or the listing of assets.

17 Apr 2017 1:01 AM

33 per cent rise in nod for foreign film shoots in India

In its first year of creation, the Film Facilitation Office secured shooting permissions to 40 film crews to shoot in the country in 2016.

06 Mar 2017 2:12 AM

Govt launches ‘film visa’ to promote shooting in India

A provision for extension of visa for up to one year has also been kept.

01 Mar 2017 3:37 AM

Government cracks down on fraud papers

The investigation has revelead that all these printers were empanelled under the DAVP.

23 Feb 2017 2:41 AM