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Police to file chargesheet against 35 FTII students

Police is all set to register chargesheet against 35 FTII students for allegedly gheraoing the institute's director Prashant Pathrabe.

Mar 12, 2016, 11:50 AM IST

Gajendra Chauhan to take charge as FTII chief tomorrow, students plan protest

As Gajendra Chauhan gets ready to take charge as Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) chairman on Thursday, its students are planning a protest at the campus in Pune. The actor and BJP member says he only wants to focus on doing his job.

Jan 06, 2016, 18:15 PM IST

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-FTII students breaks the protest for now to take the classes, however, the protest against Gajendra Chauhan will remain.

Oct 28, 2015, 16:16 PM IST

FTII protest: BJP put a question mark on TMC delegation's intention

BJP national secretary Siddharth Nath Singh on Sunday put a question mark on the intention of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who has formed a three-member delegation of Trinamool Congress MPs to visit Pune, where the students of Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) are protesting.

Aug 24, 2015, 16:46 PM IST

Kolkata students express solidarity with FTII protest

Over 100 students from various educational institutes here on Wednesday expressed solidarity with the FTII students who have been protesting against the appointment of actor Gajendra Chauhan as its new chairman.

Jul 22, 2015, 18:30 PM IST

FTII row: Gajendra Chauhan says never said who are Anupam Kher, Rishi Kapoor

Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) chairman Gajendra Chauhan on Saturday rejected all reports of him being critical about veteran actors Anupam Kher and Rishi Kapoor, who have reportedly asked him to quit from the post.

Jul 11, 2015, 12:57 PM IST

Nothing personal against Gajendra Chauhan, says Rishi Kapoor

Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor, whose tweets advising controversial FTII chairman Gajendra Chauchan to resign had sparked on a major storm on social media, on Friday clarified that he had nothing against him and made his comments in good faith.

Jul 11, 2015, 09:23 AM IST

Gajendra Chauhan should voluntarily retire: Rishi Kapoor

Gajendra Chauhan, whose appointment as Film and Television Institure of India (FTII) chairman has faced protests from its students, should "voluntarily retire", says veteran actor Rishi Kapoor.

Jul 10, 2015, 14:32 PM IST

Talks with govt inclusive; FTIIians to continue their protest

Describing their talks with the government as "inconclusive and unsatisfactory", the FTII's Students Association (FSA) today said the strike that started on June 12 demanding removal of TV actor Gajendra Chauhan as FTII Governing Council Chairman "will continue".

Jul 04, 2015, 15:51 PM IST