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We need greater creative presence in Cannes: Prasoon Joshi

The worry gnawing Indians attending the 72nd Cannes Film Festival is the nation's absence in the event's official selection. That is the broad drift of the pronouncements being made in India Pavilion on the French Riviera, where filmmakers from the world's most populous nation gather to explore wider avenues. 

May 16, 2019, 12:39 PM IST

It is not a good environment in the film industry: Govinda

"Rangeela Raja" is a comedy film, written and produced by Nihalani, and directed by Sikander Bharti. 

Nov 23, 2018, 16:18 PM IST

I feel claustrophobic when I listen to my songs, says Arijit Singh

The 31-year-old singer was attending the opening ceremony of 49th edition of International Film Festival of India (IFFI).

Nov 20, 2018, 19:54 PM IST

No interim relief for Pahlaj Nihalani against censor cuts in his film

He said the petition shall be heard once the court reopens on November 19.

Nov 13, 2018, 15:47 PM IST

Kedarnath is all about love: Abhishek Kapoor responds to criticism

Earlier in the day, pointing out objectionable scenes in the film's teaser, the Congress had said that the film violates the beliefs of people.

Nov 13, 2018, 08:35 AM IST

Why no Hindu character as lead? BJP leader demands ban on Kedarnath film

Ajendra Ajay, who is part of the state BJP's media relations team, wrote to CBFC chief that the film directed by Abhishek Kapoor makes fun of Hindu sentiments.

Nov 10, 2018, 20:32 PM IST

Ex-CBFC chief Pahlaj Nihalani files plea against Censor Board for ordering 20 cuts in his film Rangeela Raja

Known for being at the receiving end of filmmakers for ordering cuts in the movies, former CBFC chief Pahlaj Nihalani has filed plea against the Censor Board for ordering 20 cuts in his film Rangeela Raja, reports ANI.

Nov 05, 2018, 17:20 PM IST

Anthem on surgical strikes sung by Kailash Kher to be released on 'Parakram parva'

The anthem will also be played on radio stations and will be available online too.

Sep 27, 2018, 16:41 PM IST

Prasoon Joshi-led CBFC suggests new initiatives

The Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC), chaired by Prasoon Joshi, has suggested new initiatives such as to invite the heads and members of Hindi and regional film associations, and a communication campaign for educating audience segments about the various categories that film content is certified under.

Sep 24, 2018, 20:36 PM IST

CBFC receives complaint against 'Sanju'

'Sanju' stars Ranbir Kapoor in the lead.

Jun 12, 2018, 16:12 PM IST

Censor board chief Prasoon Joshi skips Zee Jaipur Lit Fest

Prasoon Joshi was earlier scheduled to address a session titled 'Main aur Woh: Conversations with Myself' at the Zee JLF 2018.

Jan 27, 2018, 12:29 PM IST

Padmaavat fallout: Censor Board Chairperson Prasoon Joshi says 'will miss great moments at Zee JLF'

Prasoon Joshi was earlier scheduled to address a session titled 'Main aur Woh: Conversations with Myself' at the Zee JLF 2018.

Jan 27, 2018, 12:22 PM IST

Censor Board Chairperson Prasoon Joshi bows to Karni Sena, to skip Zee JLF 2018

Joshi was scheduled to participate in a session titled "Main aur Woh: Conversations with Myself".

Jan 27, 2018, 11:56 AM IST

Padmaavat row: Rajasthan assures security to CBFC chief Prasoon Joshi after Karni Sena threat

The Rajput Karni Sena had earlier dared CBFC chief Prasoon Joshi to enter Rajasthan at his own risk only.

Jan 21, 2018, 12:42 PM IST

Padmaavat row: Won't let Prasoon Joshi enter Rajasthan, angry Karni Sena warns Censor Board chief

Nearly 40 activists of the Rajput Karni Sena had attacked a cinema hall in Bihar and torn posters of the movie.

Jan 19, 2018, 11:05 AM IST

Padmaavat row: Massive security cover for CBFC, Karni Sena protestors detained

Karni Sena President Sukhdev Singh Gogamedi has threatened to gherao the CBFC office against the January 21 release date of the movie.

Jan 12, 2018, 11:06 AM IST

'Unprofessional and irresponsible': Royals slam Censor board for clearing Padmavati

The Censor board gave a U/A certificate to Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati but suggested that the name of the film be changed to 'Padmavat'.

Dec 31, 2017, 16:47 PM IST

No cuts, only modifications and title change suggested in 'Padmavati', says CBFC member

A member of the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) has quashed the reports doing the rounds that the board has asked for several cuts in the film `Padmavati`.

Dec 30, 2017, 23:57 PM IST