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Anupam Kher had an empathetic ear for issues: FTII Director

Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) director Bhupendra Kainthola on Wednesday expressed gratitude to Anupam Kher for always having an empathetic ear to the concerns and issues surrounding the institute.

Oct 31, 2018, 20:39 PM IST

Gajendra Chauhan to portray demon on TV

Gajendra is best known for playing Yudhishthir in B R Chopra's Mahabharat'

Feb 11, 2018, 15:17 PM IST

Work as FTII chairman my biggest contribution to film industry: Gajendra Chauhan

Chauhan's appointment was bitterly opposed by the students.

Dec 05, 2017, 19:58 PM IST

Anupam Kher a good actor but some of his comments political, says Congress

To a question on the appointment at the party's media briefing here, Congress spokesperson RPN Singh said the actor has given some immense performances and hoped he will bring changes for the betterment of the institution.

Oct 12, 2017, 08:10 AM IST

FTII needs good administrator, not good actor: Gajendra Chauhan

The Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) needs a good administrator, more than a good actor, its former Chairman Gajendra Chauhan said in reaction to veteran actor Anupam Kher's appointment to the post on Wednesday.

Oct 11, 2017, 16:28 PM IST

Will perform my duties to the best of my abilities: Anupam Kher

Veteran actor Anupam Kher, who was appointed Chairman of the prestigious Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) on Monday, said he will try to perform his duties to the best of his abilities.

Oct 11, 2017, 16:23 PM IST

Anupam Kher as new FTII chairman trends on Twitter

The veteran actor has replaced the controversial chairman Gajendra Chauhan, whose appointment created a ruckus with students protesting against it.

Oct 11, 2017, 15:02 PM IST

Anupam Kher is the new FTII Chairman, succeeds Gajendra Chauhan

Anupam Kher also held the post of chairman of the Central Board of Film Certification and the National School of Drama in India.

Oct 11, 2017, 14:40 PM IST

Post campus protests, FTII adopts tough measures, makes new students sign ‘decency’ affidavit

The Pune-based Film and Television Institute has adopted a slew of tough measures aimed at creating a peaceful environment for its students.

Jul 21, 2016, 07:18 AM IST

FTII to have choice-based credit system, 22 courses

The Governing Council of Film & Television Institute of India (FTII) Tuesday approved new syllabus and a plan to turn it into "a holistic institute of cinema, television and allied arts" with introduction of new courses.

Jul 05, 2016, 19:42 PM IST

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat is a father figure to me: FTII chairman Gajendra Chauhan

FTII students' association had alleged that Gajendra Chauhan lacked vision and stature to head FTII.

Jun 23, 2016, 12:31 PM IST

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

Was willing to accept post of FTII's interim chairman: Shatrughan Sinha

Shatrughan Sinha said he had been willing to accept the post of 'interim chairman' of the institute and had even demanded a proper letter to the effect.

Jan 22, 2016, 12:50 PM IST

Police arrest more than 20 students protesting against Gajendra Chauhan

After the 7 months of getting appointed as the Chairman of FTII, Gajendra Chauhan was going to take his position today, but as he reached the campus, the students of FTII started protesting against

Jan 07, 2016, 16:25 PM IST

Students protest against the appointment of Gajendra Chauhan as FTII Chairman

Actor Gajendra Chauhan took charge as the chairman of the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) even as the students staged a massive protest against his appointment on Thursday.

Jan 07, 2016, 16:10 PM IST

Students protest, violence, detention on Gajendra Chauhan's first day at FTII

Actor Gajendra Chauhan took charge as the chairman of the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) even as the students staged a massive protest against his appointment on Thursday.

Jan 07, 2016, 09:14 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

Modi govt most anti-intellectual: Ramachandra Guha

Ramchandra Guha on Sunday said he believes that the government at the Centre led by Narendra Modi is the most "anti-intellectual"

Dec 06, 2015, 12:49 PM IST

Gajendra Chauhan to assume charge at FTII from December 18

Gajendra Chauhan set to assume charge at the institute on December 18 

Dec 06, 2015, 10:22 AM IST

Intolerance row: Salim Khan defends Modi, supports 'award wapsi'

Salim Khan defends Narendra Modi, however, says 'award wapsi' is right thing to do

Nov 05, 2015, 13:29 PM IST