'Impressed' Kriti Sanon lauds 'Udta Punjab'

'Impressed' Kriti Sanon lauds 'Udta Punjab'

The movie was released by the Censor Board on June 17 with an 'A' certificate. 

'Haraamkhor' ban: Senile and incapable Nihalani getting back at court: Anurag Kashyap

'Haraamkhor' ban: Senile and incapable Nihalani getting back at court: Anurag Kashyap

 Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, who feels it's a waste of time and energy to wrangle with the Indian censor board for certification of adult films, says it's important that in a scenario when the censor body is chaired by a "senile" and "intellectually incapable" person such as Pahlaj Nihalani, movie makers must be empowered to approach the court directly.

Hope no film goes through it: 'Udta Punjab' director on censors

Hope no film goes through it: 'Udta Punjab' director on censors

Chaubey, who wanted to make an anti-drug movie, said the CBFC's version of his film was so different that he even thought of removing his name from the credits.

Taking a stand is considered anti-national: Kabir Khan

Taking a stand is considered anti-national: Kabir Khan

The "Bajrangi Bhaijaan" helmer says he does not like generalisations regarding the film industry as it includes people from different backgrounds and ideologies.

Anurag Kashyap wants Pahlaj Nihalani's ouster, but says it's not enough

Anurag Kashyap wants Pahlaj Nihalani's ouster, but says it's not enough

The Bombay High Court yesterday ordered CBFC to certify "Udta Punjab" within 48 hours with just one cut so that its producers can release the movie on June 17.

We are soft targets: Anurag Kashyap

We are soft targets: Anurag Kashyap

There are reports which say that some people are planning to protest against "Udta Punjab".

Bombay High Court overrules CBFC, clears 'Udta Punjab' for release with single cut

Bombay High Court overrules CBFC, clears 'Udta Punjab' for release with single cut

CBFC's demand for a stay has been refused by the High Court.

'Udta Punjab' controversy: Bombay HC to pronounce order today

'Udta Punjab' controversy: Bombay HC to pronounce order today

The High Court told the CBFC that the multiplex audience is mature enough, adding that people should be allowed to see the film as everybody has a choice.

Hope we move from censorship to certification: Vivek Oberoi

Hope we move from censorship to certification: Vivek Oberoi

The "Masti" actor said he is hopeful that the current government will make some reforms with regards to the Censor Board.

Amid 'Udta Punjab' row, CBFC clears Punjabi film on drugs issue

Amid 'Udta Punjab' row, CBFC clears Punjabi film on drugs issue

Baljeet, who has written, produced and directed "Dhee Punjab Di", slated to release on August 19, says his film is not anti-Punjab community.

'Udta Punjab' row: Film industry should not be pressurized, says Sanjay Dutt

'Udta Punjab' row: Film industry should not be pressurized, says Sanjay Dutt

Sanjay Dutt has voiced his opinion on the 'Udta Punjab' row!

'Udta Punjab' row: Bombay HC not satisfied with Censor Board's objection; hearing to continue today

'Udta Punjab' row: Bombay HC not satisfied with Censor Board's objection; hearing to continue today

After Bombay High Court rapped the Censor Board over the controversy surrounding 'Udta Punjab', the matter was adjourned till today. The HC sought an explaination from the CBFC on their insistence of removing 'Punjab' from the title of the film.

Congress' Amarinder Singh to release uncensored copies of 'Udta Punjab' on June 17

Congress' Amarinder Singh to release uncensored copies of 'Udta Punjab' on June 17

Abhishek Chaubey-directed 'Udta Punjab' has run into trouble with the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) over references to Punjab and the drugs racket in the state.

'Udta Punjab' row: Bombay HC raps Censor Board, asks how can words like election, MLA, MP be deleted

'Udta Punjab' row: Bombay HC raps Censor Board, asks how can words like election, MLA, MP be deleted

The CBFC is said to have demanded an alteration of the narrative with as many as 89 cuts. 

  'Udta Punjab' controversy: Hearing in Bombay High Court adjourned till tomorrow

'Udta Punjab' controversy: Hearing in Bombay High Court adjourned till tomorrow

Bombay High Court on Thursday adjourned the hearing over much-hyped 'Udta Punjab' controversy till Friday.

Udta Punjab row: Delhi CM Kejriwal slams CBFC chief Pahlaj Nihalani

Udta Punjab row: Delhi CM Kejriwal slams CBFC chief Pahlaj Nihalani

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal slammed censor board chief Pahlaj Nihalani for censoring Bollywood film 'Udta Punjab'.

'Udta Punjab' controversy: Anurag Kashyap took money from AAP, accuses CBFC chief Pahlaj Nihalani

'Udta Punjab' controversy: Anurag Kashyap took money from AAP, accuses CBFC chief Pahlaj Nihalani

AAP has now claimed that Nihalani is acting like a BJP tool.

'Udta Punjab' row: Bombay High Court adjourns matter till tomorrow

'Udta Punjab' row: Bombay High Court adjourns matter till tomorrow

The CBFC is said to have demanded an alteration of the narrative with as many as 89 cuts.

'Udta Punjab' controversy: Censoring film will not fix state's drug problem, says Rahul Gandhi

'Udta Punjab' controversy: Censoring film will not fix state's drug problem, says Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi said on Tuesday that  censoring 'Udta Punjab' would not fix the menace of drugs in the state.

Remove references to Punjab, CBFC tells 'Udta Punjab' makers

Remove references to Punjab, CBFC tells 'Udta Punjab' makers

The makers of Bollywood film "Udta Punjab" are said to have been asked by the Revising Committee of the censor board to remove all references to Punjab -- a decision perhaps taken under pressure from the ruling dispensation in the state which is dealing with a festering problem of drugs.