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National Film Awards

DC Edit | Adieu to Telugu film legend

In his passing, India has lost a great storyteller and filmmaker and a warm soul

04 Feb 2023 1:13 AM

Manoj Bajpayee, Kangana Ranaut and Dhanush win big at the 67th National Film Awards

Director Priyadarshan's Malayalam film Marakkar: Arabikadalinte Simham was declared best film

23 Mar 2021 1:19 AM

'I improve gradually': Amitabh on health conditions

The senior actor expressed his gratitude towards his fans and friends who wished for his speedy recovery.

25 Dec 2019 10:18 AM

Ayushmann Khurrana thanks fans for 'Andhadhun' love post National Film Awards event

Ayushmann Khurrana thanked his fans for immense love as he received the Best Actor National Film Award on Monday.

23 Dec 2019 4:24 PM

Amitabh Bachchan to skip National Film Awards event; read why

The actor was to be conferred with Indian cinema's highest honour - Dadasaheb Phalke award at the ceremony.

23 Dec 2019 10:45 AM


Priyanka Chopra's film Paani wins National Award; Nick Jonas' reaction is unmissable

She also congratulated the film's director Adinath Kothare for his efforts to bring out this challenging and relevant film.

10 Aug 2019 4:45 PM

66th National Film Awards announced; Here's the list of winners

The much-awaited 66th National Film Awards has finally announced today.

09 Aug 2019 5:07 PM

National film awards put off till after polls

The model code comes into force as soon as the election schedule is announced, and stays in force till the results are declared.

25 Apr 2019 12:00 AM

National Film Awards: 55 recipients yet to collect citation, award cheques

Sources stated that the DFF had earlier sought to send these awards to the receipients through some other mechanism like post.

27 Oct 2018 12:48 AM

I&B Ministry may send national film awards to 50 'protesting' winners via post

Many winners decided to 'boycott' the award ceremony over the president handing over the honour to only a select set of winners.

06 May 2018 10:50 AM


National Film Awards: Boycotters to get their medals via Speed Post

It is understood that the practice of sending the awards through post is not new and is an accepted government practice.

05 May 2018 4:44 AM

55 awardees boycott event; President gives out top awards

A new feature introduced this year was a group photograph of award recipients with the President.

04 May 2018 5:43 AM

Janhvi Kapoor shines in Sridevi’s saree

Sridevi won the Best Actress National Award posthumously for her role in Mom.

04 May 2018 12:39 AM

National Film Awards amid row over President not giving all accolades

In a break from tradition, Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani presented most of the awards.

03 May 2018 6:39 PM

Film awards row erupts: President to present just 11, many livid

This is the first National Film Awards Mr Kovind, who became India’s 14th President on July 25 last year, will be conferring.

03 May 2018 3:47 AM


I&B ministry yet to decide on jury

Sources stated that the juries for award film selection are put into place at least three months ahead of the National Film Awards ceremony.

23 Feb 2018 7:27 AM

Phalke award panel won’t have past recipients

The past three recipients of the award are sound recordist Kasinathuni Viswanath (2016), Manoj Kumar (2015) and Shashi Kapoor (2014).

15 Feb 2018 2:12 AM

West Bengal CM Mamata remembers Rituparno Ghosh on birthday

Rituparno Ghosh, a film director, actor, writer and lyricist had passed away on May 30, 2013 at the age of 49.

01 Sep 2017 4:01 AM

Odisha’s tribal girl wins four national awards

The Waterfall made in English and Hindi has been selected to be screened in 700 schools across India and abroad.

14 Apr 2017 2:07 AM

I would love to play a heroine, says Adil Hussain

Adil Hussain whose film Mukti Bhawan won a special mention at the recently announced National Film Awards.

09 Apr 2017 12:27 AM