CBFC row: Congress hits out at Arun Jaitley

Congress on Saturday hit out at I&B Minister Arun Jaitley for making government's "problems with Censor Board into UPA versus NDA issue" and asked what stopped it from sacking the Board members over the last eight months if it felt that the appointments were politicised.

CBFC row: AAP accuses BJP of undermining institutional bodies

The AAP on Saturday accused the BJP-led Centre of undermining the institutional autonomy of various bodies in the wake of the controversy over of Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) Censor Board members resigning en masse.

CBFC row: UPA appointees politicising the issue, says Arun Jaitley

There were more resignations in the Censor Board with nine members putting in their papers protesting alleged government interference, a charge rejected by I&B minister Arun Jaitley saying the government maintains an "arm's length distance" from functioning of the Board.

Shaji N Karun quits Censor Board, faults its functioning

After Leela Samson and fellow member Ira Bhaskar, eminent filmmaker Shaji N Karun has resigned as member of the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) pledging solidarity with them and expressing "gross dissatisfaction" at the functioning of the body.

MSG film row: SAD holds protest in Delhi

 The national capital on Friday saw a protest against controversial film 'Messenger of God', which features Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, by supporters of Shiromani Akali Dal.

After Leela Samson, Censor Board member Ira Bhaskar resigns

After Leela Samson resigned from the post of Censor Board chief Thursday evening, Ira Bhaskar, a member of the board has reportedly quit over the clearance to Dera Sacha Sauda Chief- Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh’s film –‘MSG- Messenger of God’.

Protests rock Punjab, Haryana as Dera chief Ram Rahim's film 'MSG' gets Censor nod
Protests rock Punjab, Haryana as Dera chief Ram Rahim's film 'MSG' gets Censor nod

The controversy surrounding Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh’s film ‘Messenger of God’ is getting murkier by the day.

Leela Samson quits as censor head, says 'MSG' not reason
Leela Samson quits as censor head, says 'MSG' not reason

Censor board chief Leela Samson has resigned protesting alleged interference by the government. But she denied Friday that her exit was linked to controversial film ‘MSG’.

Censor Board chief Leela Samson quits in protest of MSG 'clearance'

Censor Board chief Leela Samson has resigned from her post, citing corruption after Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh's film 'Messenger Of God' received a go-ahead signal from the Apellate body.

Govt distances itself from Leela Samson's decision to resign as Censor Board chief

Leela Samson announced her resignation as the Chief of the Censor Board Thursday night thereby stirring a fresh controversy. Minister of State for Information & Broadcasting Rajyavardhan Rathore while addressing the media Friday morning spoke about the issue.

'MSG' gets clearance from FCAT

Dera Saccha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh's film 'Messenger Of God' has sparked yet another controversy. The film after failing to get Censor clearance amid protest from various groups has now reportedly got a green signal from Film Certification Apellate Tribunal (FCAT).

Censor Board chief Leela Samson decides to quit

Amidst reports that controversial film "Messenger of God" featuring Dera Saccha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh in lead role has been cleared by Film Certification Appellate Tribunal (FCAT), Censor Board chief Leela Samson on Thursday night said she has decided to resign.

'MSG-The Messenger of God' fails to get Censor Board clearance

Controversial 'godman' Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh of Dera Sacha Sauda's 'MSG' which is slated to release on January 16 is not yet cleared by the Censor Board.

Censor Board refers film 'Messenger of God' to appellate Tribunal
Censor Board refers film 'Messenger of God' to appellate Tribunal

The Censor Board has decided to refer the decision related to clearance to film 'Messenger of God', featuring Dera Saccha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, to the Film Certification Apellate Tribunal (FCAT).

A sect leader unveils his filmstar avatar
A sect leader unveils his filmstar avatar

 Be it on expensive TV commercials, internet space, popular social networking sites, posters, other audio-video mediums or his followers dressed in colourful MSG attire moving around in malls - he is all over.

Man booked for damaging posters of Dera Sacha Sauda head's film

A case has been registered against a man for allegedly damaging posters of an upcoming film that features Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, police said on Monday.

Behead me if castration charge proved right: Dera chief

Rejecting allegations of forced castration inside his asharam, Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh on Sunday said behead him if the charges against him are proved true.

Forced castration: CBI to file case against Dera chief on Monday

CBI is likely to register a case against Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh of Sirsa-based Dera Sacha Sauda on Monday in connection with the alleged forced castration of his followers inside his Dera.

Zee Media Exclusive interview with Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh-Part 2

Rohit Sardana of Zee News talks exclusively with Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh.

Zee Media Exclusive interview with Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh

Rohit Sardana of Zee News talks exclusively with Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh.