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Censor Board President Pahlaj Nihalani dismissed

Censor Board President Pahlaj Nihalani dismissed

Mumbai Filmmaker Pahlaj Nihalani, who was sacked as CBFC chief, said he had no regret about being asked to step down, is proud of being labeled as ‘Sanskari’ censor chief and had in fact been preparing for his exit since months. Nihalani, who was appointed to the post in 2015, a year after Modi became the

Good Intent Is The Best Beginning, Says New CBFC Chief Prasoon Joshi

Good Intent Is The Best Beginning, Says New CBFC Chief Prasoon Joshi

Newly appointed censor board chief Prasoon Joshi today said that he hoped to carry out his responsibilities in a constructive manner. “I believe in taking on responsibilities, don’t believe in making unnecessary comments,” he said. The government replaced Pahlaj Nihalani, who has hogged headlines for his controversial decisions, with Joshi in a surprise announcement on

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Akshay Kumar clarifies ‘Toilet: Ek Prem Katha’ cleared with 3 cuts, not 8

Akshay Kumar clarifies ‘Toilet: Ek Prem Katha’ cleared with 3 cuts, not 8. Recently, Akshay Kumar’s upcoming movie ‘Toilet: Ek Param Katha’ was coming to the news that the censor Board has imposed eight cuts in the film, but the actor said in his statement that his film has been cut by three censors.When asked

Aamir Khan Censor board:Don't Censor But Certify

Don’t Censor But Certify: Aamir Khan’s reminder to CBFC

Aamir Khan Censor board. Don’t Censor But Certify: Aamir Khan’s reminder to CBFC. For the cut in Bollywood films to the casting of movies and bans on movie censor board has remained in headlines. Such a superstar, Aamir Khan, who has clinched ‘Mr. Perfect’ title for his perfect acting in Bollywood, has raised questions about

After many barriers, my movie to be released : Ranjit Bawa

After many barriers, my movie to be released : Ranjit Bawa

Even before the release the censor board had placed a ban debut movie of Punjabi Singer, Writer Ranjeet Bawa. Ranjeet Bawa had expressed concern and said that there should be separate censor board in Punjab for Punjabi movies only.Punjabi singer Ranjeet Bawa said in a conversation with the dailyPost that his first film, ‘Toofan Singh’

Censored Board puts mute word 'Cow' used documentary

Censored Board puts mute on word ‘Cow’ used in documentary

Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) of India put the censor on the documentry made by the filmmaker Suman Ghosh. He will not release his documentary ‘Argumentative Indian’ in Kolkata this weekend as it is scheduled. The documentary is on the life of Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen, was suppressed by the censor board. Because of

What to say Anushka Sharma on "intercourse" word

What to say Anushka Sharma on “intercourse” word?

In the Short trailer of Bollywood actor Shahrukh Khan and Anushka Sharma’s movie “Jab harry met Sejal” the word ‘Intercourse’ has been used, which the Censor board objected to. Anushka Sharma talking about this to the media and said, “There is nothing in the movie that the censor board thinks about a dialogue of the

SRK’s response to ‘intercourse’ word Controversy

Actor Shah Rukh Khan has finally opened up about the whole Censor Board issue attached to the word ‘intercourse’ which was used in the second trailer of his upcoming movie, Jab Harry Met Sejal.Censor Board Chief Pahlaj Nihalani had not passed the trailer of Imtiaz Ali’s film since it objects to the word ‘intercourse’ used in

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Shah Rukh Khan finally responded: use of word “intercourse” is disrespectful

Shah Rukh finally responded: use of word “intercourse” is disrespectful. Pahlaj Nihalani, chief of Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) objected the use of word “intercourse” in the upcoming movie of Imtiaz Ali, Jab Harry Met Sejal. Knowing this thing the leading actor of the movie, Shahrukh Khan, said neither he nor people associated with

Censor board passes demonetisation film with six cuts

Kolkata: The Censor Board’s regional office has recommended six cuts for Bengali film “Shunyota” themed on the effects of demonetisation on the common man. Confirming this, director Suvendu Ghosh told PTI, that the CBFC recommended six cuts in his film adding, “I will abide by that.” Most of the suggested cuts included comments on demonetisation

Censor Board very kind with ‘Dear Zindagi’: Alia Bhatt 

Mumbai: Her last release “Udta Punjab” hadfaced serious issues with the Censor Board, but actress Alia Bhatt is happy that her upcoming “Dear Zindagi” has been cleared without any cuts. There were reports that the Gauri Shinde-directed film got U/A certificate with no cuts from the board. When asked about it, Alia told reporters last

No issue with censor board: ‘Baar Baar Dekho’ director

Kolkata: Debutant director Nitya Mehra today said they had no issues with the censor board on a scene involving Katrina Kaif in the romantic drama film ‘Baar Baar Dekho’. “There is no scene in the film with Katrina wearing a bra so it can’t be cut. It is a clean film. It has got a

Censor boards in India, Pakistan very myopic: John Abraham

 New Delhi:  Actor John Abraham, whose latest release “Dishoom” could not release in Pakistan as the country’s censor board members failed to reach a unanimous decision on it, says he is neither disappointed nor surprised as he feels that the censor boards across both the countries have been “very myopic”. Asked his opinion on the

‘A Scandall’ makers have no issues with cuts by Censor Board

Mumbai: Actor Johny Baweja says the team ofhis upcoming erotic-murder mystery “A Scandall” has no issues with the cuts suggested by Censor Board in the film. Johny, who is the cousin of actor Harman Baweja, makes his Bollywood debut along with actress Reeth Mazumdar in the bold film. “We already got an ‘A’ certificate, which