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Om Puri's 'Rambhajjan Zindabad' rejected by CBFC, claims maker

Om Puri's 'Rambhajjan Zindabad' rejected by CBFC, claims maker

The veteran actor passed away on January 6.

Censor board not homophobic, says Pahlaj Nihalani

Censor board not homophobic, says Pahlaj Nihalani

A hue and cry was raised over a newly-released gay music video entitled Miss You by Sharif D. Rangnekar.

‘31st October’ gets censor clearance; Vir Das happy

‘31st October’ gets censor clearance; Vir Das happy

Vir Das, known for his comedy roles, plays the lead character Davinder Singh in the film, based on the aftermath of the assassination of Prime Minister Indira Gandhi including the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

Shivaay: Censor Board passes Ajay Devgn’s film; actor thanks Pahlaj Nihalani

Shivaay: Censor Board passes Ajay Devgn’s film; actor thanks Pahlaj Nihalani

Ajay Devgn took to Twitter to thank Censor Board chief Pahlaj Nihalani for passing his film Shivaay with a U/A certificate. 

Censor Board clears 'Shivaay' with U/A certificate, Ajay Devgn thanks Pahlaj Nihalani

Censor Board clears 'Shivaay' with U/A certificate, Ajay Devgn thanks Pahlaj Nihalani

While 'Shivaay' centres on the adventures of a Lord Shiva devotee, 'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil' is said to be an intense story about unrequited love.  

Hope Shyam ​Benegal's recommendations are implemented soon: Manoj Bajpayee

Hope Shyam ​Benegal's recommendations are implemented soon: Manoj Bajpayee

Acclaimed filmmaker Benegal had reccomened that there should be two categories of U/A, one plus 12 years of age and one plus 15 years of age and two categories of adult--one normal adult and another adult with caution.

Director of film on Sheena Bora murder rues 'double standards' of censor board

Director of film on Sheena Bora murder rues 'double standards' of censor board

Avadh Sharma, producer of "Ek Kahani Julie Ki", is upset with the censor board for being uncertain during film certification of the Rakhi Sawant-starrer.

Priya Malik posts 'free the nipple' photo to criticize censorship

Priya Malik posts 'free the nipple' photo to criticize censorship

Priya Malik’s ‘free the nipple’ photo is an answer to those who feel “wearing a visible bra would be indecent”.

No more ‘censorship’ powers to Censor Board, only ‘certification’: IB sources

No more ‘censorship’ powers to Censor Board, only ‘certification’: IB sources

In a massive development set to rock the Censor Board and the film industry, the monitoring body is likely to be stripped off its 'censoring' powers and will be left only with the authority to 'certify'.

Censor board stalled my career for 7 years, says Anurag Kashyap

Censor board stalled my career for 7 years, says Anurag Kashyap

Melbourne Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap has criticised the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) and blamed the censorship guidelines for stalling his career for seven years.

Censor board has always been unfair, says Manoj Bajpayee

Censor board has always been unfair, says Manoj Bajpayee

National Award-winning actor Manoj Bajpayee, who will next be seen onscreen in "Budhia Singh - Born To Run", says the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) has "always been unfair".

'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.